Friday, August 5, 2022

Gene Martin

 4th version
By Praguefrank, Kurt Rokitta, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS

1955 unknown – Gene Martin
001 LOVER'S RHAPSODY Big Town 120
002 WORK WITH IT 120
ca August 1957 poss. Bakersfield, CA – Gene Martin
003 126A I WOULDN’T GIVE A NICKEL Bakersfield 126 /Classics 724
004 126B CRYING ON THE OUTSIDE Bakersfield 126
CLASSICS 724 JUST AROUND BAKERSFIELD (SWE, 2009)
1957 poss. Bakersfield, CA– Gene Martin and The Desert Stars
005 132A PAIR OF EMPTY ARMS Bakersfield 132
006 132B MAKE IT SOON 132
October 1958 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St. Nashville, TN – Gene Martin
007 J2-WB-6924 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY
008 J2-WB-6925 WHO-WA
009 J2-WB-6926 WALKIN' DOWN THE ROAD
1959 unknown – Gene Martin
010 SO 608 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY Look 1001
011 SO 609 MY DATE WITH YOU LAST NIGHT Look 1001
ca. December 1962 Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN - Gene Martin
012 HUGLEY WEAVER:INTRODUCTION /WEATHER FORECAST/TAKE ME BACK TO CRAIGROCK/CORNSTARK WILLY: JUST BECAUSE Starday SLP-226  
013 FLATT and SCRUGGS: ROLL IN MY SWEET BABY’S ARMS Starday SLP-226  
014 THE BLUEGRASSMEN:BLUEGRASS DARLING Starday SLP-226  
015 WAYNE RANEY: GREENBACK DOLLAR/HUGHLEY WEAVER:  I'LL BE BACK WHEN I RETURN, LITTLE DARLING Starday SLP-226  
016 HUGHLEY WEAVER: BACKSTAGE AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY/ERNEST TUBB: SHOW HER LOTS OF GOLD/ HANK SNOW: I’M MOVING ON Starday SLP-226  
017 WEBB PIERCE: SLOWLY/JOHNNY CASH: I WALK THE LINE Starday SLP-226  
COWBOY COPAS: ALABAM/TEX RITTER: RED RIVER SWEETHEART Starday SLP-226  
018 EDDY ARNOLD: DOBRO DARLING/BILL MONROE: LITTLE DARLING/ROY ACUFF: THE ACUFF CAVE – 63 IMPERSONATIONS OF MENTIONED ARTISTS, ALL TRACKS BY GENE MARTIN]
Impersonations of mentioned artists, all tracks by Gene Martin, recorded before the live audience
January 1963 prob. RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Gene Martin
019 PPA4-0081 BIRMINGHAM JAIL Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
020 PPA4-0082 SAN ANTONIO ROSE  Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
021 PPA4-0083 WABASH CANNON BALL Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
022 PPA4-0084 THE WRECK OF THE OLD 97 Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
023 PPA4-0085 CURLY HEADED BABY Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
024 PPA4-0086 FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Reader’s Digest RD-9M RDS 44 RDA 12-A
ca. June 1963 Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN - June Stearns and Gene Martin
025 ST-6402 THREE SIDES TO THE STORY 639/ SLP 261 SLP-274
026 ST-6403 FAMILY MAN 660
STARDAY SLP 261 SLIPPIN‘ AROUND (1964); STARDAY SLP-274 THE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL (1964)
July 1963 Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN - June Stearns and Gene Martin
027 ST-6494 SLIPPIN' AROUND 7012/SLP 261
028 ST-6496 ACCIDENTALLY ON PURPOSE SLP-261/SLP 261
029 ST-6497 WE'VE GOT THINGS IN COMMON 660
December 1963 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN or Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN – Gene Martin
030 PWA4-0591 ROLL ALONG KENTUCKY MOON Reader’s Digest RD 9M
031 PWA4-0592 WAITING FOR A TRAIN Reader’s Digest RD 9M
032 PWA4-0593 MULE SKINNER BLUES Reader’s Digest RD 9M
033 PWA4-0594 MISS THE MISSISSIPPI AND YOU Reader’s Digest RD 9M
034 PWA4-0595 "T" FOR TEXAS Reader’s Digest RD 9M
035 PWA4-0596 BRAKEMAN'S BLUES Reader’s Digest RD 9M
1964 or sooner unknown – Gene Martin
036 THE LONGEST TRAIN London HAB 8164
037 MISTER PIANO MAN HAB 8164
LONDON HAB 8164 COUNTRY MUSIC CANNONBALL (UK, 1964)
1973 unknown – Gene Martin
038 WILMA ARM 8025  
039 THANKS FOR ALL THE YESTERDAYS ARM 8025


ALBUMS
Starday SLP-226 Country and Western Confidential/A Backstage Expose
: Hugley Weaver:Introduction /Weather Forecast/Take Me Back To Craigrock/Cornstark Willy: Just Because; Flatt And Scruggs: Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms; The Bluegrassmen:Bluegrass Darling; Wayne Raney: Greenback Dollar/Hughley Weaver:  I'll Be Back When I Return, Little Darling; Hughley Weaver: Backstage At The Grand Ole Opry/Ernest Tubb: Show Her Lots Of Gold/ Hank Snow: I’m Moving On; Webb Pierce: Slowly/Johnny Cash: I Walk The Line; Cowboy Copas: Alabam/Tex Ritter: Red River Sweetheart; Eddy Arnold: Dobro Darling/Bill Monroe: Little Darling/Roy Acuff: The Acuff Cave – 63 (Impersonations of mentioned artists, all tracks by Gene Martin]
Reader’s Digest RD-9M Country and Western Music Jamboree: Birmingham Jail; San Antonio Rose; Wabash Cannon Ball; The Wreck Of The Old 97; Curly Headed Baby; Frankie And Johnny; Roll Along Kentucky Moon; Waiting For A Train; Mule Skinner Blues; Miss The Mississippi And You; T For Texas; Brakeman's Blues – 63 (9 album set, only Gene Martin Tracks listed. A part reissued on 3 LPs on  RDA-12A in 1964 and RDS 44  in 1968)

SINGLES
Big Town (1955)
120 Lover's Rhapsody / Work With It - 55
Bakersfield (1957)
126 I Wouldn’t Give A Nickel / Crying On The Outside – 09-57 (rev. Oct. 7)
132 Pair Of Empty Arms / Make It Soon - 57
Look (1959)
1001 Break It To Me Gently / My Date With You Last Night – 07-59 (rev. Aug. 3)
Starday (1963-)
639 Just Another Song [June Stearns] / Three Sides To the Story {june Srearns and Gene Martin]– 07-63
660 Family Man / We've Got Things In Common – 01-64 w. June Stearns
7012 Slipping Around (w. June Stearns) / [Willis Brothers:] The Wild Side Of Life – 64
Gene Martin (1973)
ARM 8025 Wilma / Thanks For All The Yesterdays – 73

Probably different artist:
Barbary Coast (ca 1964)
1000 Cherry Pie / Dang Me – ca 64
Redfern (1964)
708 Let’s Moan / You Take Her Home
Kanwic
HFS 216 [Gene Martin And The Renegades:] Honky Tonk / [Vern Harris:]  Pretty Eyes


Will Stewart

 By Praguefrank
SESSIONS

2013 poss. Nashville, TN – Will Stewart (Will Stewart [vcl/gt], Brian Erwin [gt], Janet Simpson: [vcl/Rhodes], Ross Parker [bass], Daniel Fernandez [])
001 COOSA
002 SO LONG, PAUL
003 BACK TO BIRMINGHAM
004 BORDERLINE
005 H. CLARK
Tracks above issued on EP Bordertime
2016 poss. Nashville, TN – Will Stewart
006 A WEEK AGO
007 FAULTLINE
008 KEYHOLE
Tracks above issued on EP Faultime
2017 [2 days] unknown, AL – Will Stewart
009 SIPSEY CCR 19CD  
010 ROSALEE CCR 19CD   
011 BRUSH ARBOR CCR 19CD  
012 OTIS IN THE MORNING CCR 19CD  
013 HEAVEN KNOWS WHY CCR 19CD  
014 DARK HALLS CCR 19CD  
015 EQUALITY, AL CCR 19CD  
016 COUNTY SEAT CCR 19CD  
017 MINE IS A LONELY LIFE CCR 19CD  
2020 unknown, AL – Will Stewart
018 SOUTHERN RAPHAEL
019 RIVER CHILD
020 ALL OVER AGAIN
021 STOWAWAY
022 NIGHT GOD
023 CRUEL SKY
Tracks above issued on EP Way Gone
2021 unknown – Will Stewart
024 BAD MEMORY
025 NOTHING'S RIGHT
026 NEW WORLD DAYDREAM
027 LET'S GO
028 ON THE EDGE OF A BRIGHTNESS
029 YOU'RE NOT FUN ANYMORE
030 BE SWEET
031 CAN'T BREAK THROUGH
032 TRAGEDY
033 NEW HIGHWAY
Tracks above issued on album Slow Life


ALBUMS
Cornelius Chapel CCR 19LP/CCR 19CD County Seat:
Sipsey;  Rosalee;  Brush Arbor; Otis In The Morning; Heaven Knows Why; Dark Halls; Equality, AL;  County Seat; Mine Is A Lonely Life - 06-04-18
Cornelius Chapel CCRCD 65 Slow Life: Bad Memory; Nothing's Right; New World Daydream; Let's Go; On The Edge Of A Brightness; You're Not Fun Anymore; Be Sweet; Can't Break Through; Tragedy; New Highway – 05-08-22

EPs
Will Stewart ? Borderline: Coosa; So Long, Paul; Back To Birmingham; Borderline; H. Clark – 11-11-13
Will Stewart ? Faultline: A Week Ago; Faultline; Keyhole – 14-04-16
Cornelius Chapel ? Way Gone: Southern Raphael; River Child; All Over Again; Stowaway; Night God; Cruel Sky – 08-05-20

Peter Britton / Galveston Sand Bar Flies

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS  

2000  unknown – Galveston Sand Bar Flies
001 JOHN'S WESTERN POINT
002 YARD HUMP BLUES
003 THE SPEED OF DELIGHT
004 DRAWN AND QUARTERED
005 THE GALVESTON SAND
006 THE POWERS THAT BE
007 SEVEN WONDERS
008 HEAT LIGHTNIN'
009 POLKA DOT DRESS
010 RUNNIN' LOW IN TUPELO
011 INCOMMUNICADO
012 BEG, STEAL OR BORROW
013 SIX PACK OF TEXAS
Tracks above issued on album Galveston Sand/Dancin‘ On The Edge
2001 Dog Den Studios, Nashville, TN - Galveston Sand Bar Flies, *wiith Clayton Cheek  (Peter Britton [vcl], Walt Wilkins,  Tina Mitchell [vcl],  Andy Reiss [ac gt], Rick Plant [el gt], Mike Daly [steel], Charlie Chadwick [bass], Brian Fullen [drums], Tim Lorsch [fiddle/ mandolin]. Producer: Walt Wilkins and Tim Lorsch)
014 SLEEPIN' LIKE SPOONS
015 SILKY SOUTHERN PAIN
016 RADIO WHEELING
017 SHOPPING HEART
018 THE LEGEND*
019 FRIDAY NIGHT LEMONADE
020 CROSSWORDS AND SOAPS
021 QUICKSILVER BODY
022 SURVIVAL BOOTS
023 DUMB TV MOVIES
Tracks above issued on album Spoons (album was credited to Peter Britton)
Ca 2001-2002 unknown – Galveston Sand Bar Flies
024 EVEN THE BLUES Our Last Best Chance
025 HOLDING HIS OWN
026  LESS IS MORE
027 RADIO WHEELING
028 FRIDAY NIGHT LEMONADE
029 A GUY TOO SHY TO TRY
030  CRUNCHTIME Our Last Best Chance
031 SOME FOLKS
032 YOU WOULD'VE THOUGHT
033 THE CAFE ON ELLISTON PLACE
034 THREE-POUND TOADS
035 LONG-TIME LONERS
036 MONEYCRUNCH Our Last Best Chance
037 HOME FRIES
038 THE PANHANDLER
039 COUNTRY CANNON
040 MEDALS OF HONOR Our Last Best Chance
041 ODE TO KUDZU
Tracks above issued on album Crunchtime
2007 and sooner unknown – Peter Britton
042 IN TIMES LIKE THESE
043 CO2 BLUE
044 JUST BECAUSE THEY COULD
045 OUR LAST BEST CHANCE
046 BAGHDAD BLUES
047 SMALL TALK
048 BUSH MEAT BLUES
049 MAYDAY MAYDAY
050 EVEN THE BLUES III
Tracks above issued on album Our Last Best Chance
2007 unknown – Peter Britton
051 COAL TRAIN A-COMIN' (SNIPPET)
052 BEAR IN A CAVE
053 COAL TRAIN TO AMOS
054 BROTHER!
055 AMBLIN' BEAR
056 OH! OH! DANIEL
057 THE HOLLOW GIRL FEARS
058 WEST BY GOD! VIRGINIA
059 PRIDE OF DOIN'
060 BUFFALO CREEK AND ABERFAN
061 MELI'S LIST
062 THE THIRSTY LAD
063 LOOKING FOR A SENATOR
064 THE BEAST I
065 THE RENEW'BLES
066 KUDZU AND FLYROCK
067 WE THE PEOPLE
068 APPALACHIAN LAMENT
Tracks above issued on album Co2Al Tran To Amos


ALBUMS
Peter Britton ? Galveston Sand/Dancin‘ On The Edge:
John's Western Point; Yard Hump Blues; The Speed of Delight; Drawn and Quartered; The Galveston Sand; The Powers That Be; Seven Wonders; Heat Lightnin'; Polka Dot Dress; Runnin' Low in Tupelo; Incommunicado; Beg, Steal or Borrow; Six Pack Of Texas – 00 Galveston Sand Bar Flies
Peter Britton ? Crunchtime: Even The Blues; Holding His Own;  Less Is More; Radio Wheeling;  Friday Night Lemonade; A Guy Too Shy To Try;  Crunchtime;  Some Folks;  You Would've Thought;  The Cafe On Elliston Place;  Three-Pound Toads; Long-Time Loners; Moneycrunch;  Home Fries;  The Panhandler; Country Cannon;  Medals Of Honor; Ode To Kudzu - 08 Galveston Sand Bar Flies
Peter Britton ? Spoons: Sleepin' Like Spoons; Silky Southern Pain; Radio Wheeling; Shopping Heart; The Legend; Friday Night Lemonade; Crosswords and Soaps; Quicksilver Body; Survival Boots; Dumb TV Movies - 08
Peter Britton ? Co2al Train To Amos:
Coal Train A-comin' (snippet); Bear in a Cave; Coal Train to Amos; Brother!; Amblin' Bear; Oh! Oh! Daniel; The Hollow Girl Fears; West By God! Virginia; Pride of Doin'; Buffalo Creek and Aberfan; Meli's List; The Thirsty Lad; Looking For a Senator; The Beast I; The Renew'bles; Kudzu and Flyrock; We the People; Appalachian Lament – 11-04-08
Peter Britton ? Our Last Best Chance: Even The Blues;  In Times Like These; Moneycrunch ; CO2 Blue; Just Because They Could;  Our Last Best Chance;  Baghdad Blues;  Small Talk;  Bush Meat Blues;  Crunchtime;  Medals Of Honor; Mayday Mayday; Even The Blues III - 07-07-08



Crandall Creek

 by Praguefrank
SESSIONS
 
2018 unknown, WV – Crandall Creek (Jerry Andrews, Kathy Lesnick, Jariel Henthorn, Lilly Gadd, Dustin Terpenning, Zac Gordin, Bob Rush, Marina Pendleton. Producwe; Jamie Peck)
001 SPRUCE
002 WEST VIRGINIA MINES
003 NOTHIN‘ BUT LOVE
004 GOIN‘ DOWN HOME
005 ETTA DALTON SHANE
006 FARMHOUSE FAMILY
007 BLUEGRASS ROOTS
008 THREE MEN ON A HILL
009 CHEROKEE SHUFFLE
010 MEAN
011 DON’T WANNA BE
Tracks above issued on album Goin‘ Down Home
2019 unknown – Crandall Creek (Jerry Andrews [vcl/gt], Kathy Wigman Lesnock [vcl/gt/ shaker], Abby Latocha [vcl-1/gt/ harmonica],  Dustin Terpenning [mandolin/banjo], Trish Imbrogno [bass]. Producer: Jamie Peck)
012 OH GLORY BE
013 TIME
014 PENNIES FOR A WISH
015 THIS HEART OF MINE -1
016 CAN'T BE FREE
017 LIQUID GOLD
018 THE BEAN SONG
019 PINE OVER YOU
020 HEADED SOUTH -1
021 DRIVIN' ME INSANE -1
022 EDGE OF THE RIVER
Tracks above issued on abum Headed South
2021 unknown – Crandall Creek
023 STARS ARE ALIGNIN'
024 OLD VIRGINIA HILLS
025 OAK TREE
026 MISS IDA
027 ONE IN NINETY-NINE
028 PRESENCE OF THE PAST
029 BOOTS TO HEAVEN
030 A BROKEN PROMISE
031 CHILD OF A TROUBLED MAN
032 HANDPRINTS ON THE GLASS
033 LOST AND LONELY
034 CAKE WALK
Tracks above issued on abum Headprints On The Glass



ALBUMS
Crandall Creek ? Goin‘ Down Hom
e: Spruce; West Virginia Mines; Nothin‘ But Love; Goin‘ Down Home; Etta Dalton Shane; Farmhouse Family; Bluegrass Roots; Three Men On A Hill; Cherokee Shuffle; Mean; Don’t Wanna Be - 19
Bell Buckle ? Headed South: Oh Glory Be;  Time;  Pennies for a Wish;  This Heart of Mine (feat. Abby Latocha); Can't Be Free;  Liquid Gold; The Bean Song; Pine over You ; Headed South (feat. Abby Latocha); Drivin' Me Insane (feat. Abby Latocha);  Edge of the River - 01-21
Get It Played/Bell Buckle MVDA 10795  Handprints On The Glass:   Stars Are Alignin' ; Old Virginia Hills; Oak Tree; Miss Ida; One In Ninety-Nine; Presence of the Past; Boots To Heaven; A Broken Promise; Child Of A Troubled Man; Handprints On The Glass;  Lost And Lonely; Cake Walk  – 05-08-22