Friday, July 26, 2013

Cindy Walker



*20-07-1918 Mart, TX, +23-03-2006
2nd version

By Tony Russell, Praguefrank, Robert Flatt, Thieu Van De Vorst, Carl G. Cederblad, Kurt Rokitta
SESSIONS

23 August 1940 Los Angeles, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis  [bass], Cindy Walker [vcl],  Jack Rivers [gt], Pete Wray [gt], Cactus Soldi [fiddle], Larry DePaul [accordion])
001 DLA 2082-A SEVEN BEERS WITH THE WRONG MAN  5874
11 September 1940 Los Angeles, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Cindy Walker [vcl], Jack Rivers [gt/duet vcl-2], , Buddy Hayes [bass], Carl La Magna [fiddle], Larry DePaul [accordion/duet vcl-2])
002 DLA 2147-A LOVE HAS BEEN THE RUIN OF A MANY YOUNG MAD  5905
003 DLA 2150-A HILL BILLY BILL -1 5912
5 September 1941 Los Angeles, CA – Cindy Walker (Cindy Walker [vcl], Perry Botkin [gt], ? [bass], Spike Jones [drums], Bruce Hodson [trumpet], Del Porter [clarinet])
004 DLA 2730-A HE KNEW ALL THE ANSWERS (TO A MAIDEN'S PRAYER) 6022
005 DLA 2731-A WALTZ ME AROUND AGAIN WILLIE 5992
006 DLA 2732-A I WANT SOMEBODY 6022
007 DLA 2733-A DON’T TALK TO ME ABOUT MEN 5992
10 March 1942 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Cindy Walker (Cindy Walker [vcl] + unknown musicians)
008 70456-A IT NEVER CAN BE 6082
009 70457-A BYE LO BABY BUNTIN' (DADDY'S GOIN' HUNTIN') 6038
010 70458-A IT’S ALL YOUR FAULT 6082
011 70459-A TIL LONGEST DAY I LIVE 6038
012 70460-A NOW OR NEVER 6057
013 70461-A WHY I DON’T TRUST THE MEN 6057
14 March 1944 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Cindy Walker (Cindy Walker [vcl] + unknown musicians)
014 71867 OH DARLING 46089
015 71868 BLUE KIMONA BLUES 46089
016 71869-A WHEN MY BLUE MOON TURNS TO GOLD AGAIN 6103
017 71870-A PINS AND NEEDLES 6103
13 April 1945 Hollywood, CA – Cindy Walker
018 L 3788 NOBODY'S WAITING FOR ME unissued
019 L 3789 YOU CAN'T GET AWAY WITH THAT WITH ME unissued
020 L 3790 WHERE IS MY DARLING? unissued
021 L 3791 CARELESS SWEETHEART unissued
ca September 1952 [soundtrack Oiltown, U.S.A.] unknown – Cindy Walker
022 E2-VB-7041-1S CHRISTIAN COWBOY RCA F3000
023 E2-VB-7063-2S OILTOWN, U.S.A. RCA F3000
1 October 1952 Radio Recorders, 7000 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood, CA – Cindy Walker
024 RHCO-10300 OH, HOW SWEET IT IS TO LOVE JESUS 4-21045s
025 RHCO-10306 HOLD TO GOD'S UNCHANGING HAND Columbia 4-21045s
1950s Hollywood, CA – Cindy Walker
026 JRC 219 NO MORE Jewel T-9001
027 JRC 220 DON’T BE TOO SURE Jewel T-9001
ca. April 1964 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Cindy Walker (Producer: Fred Foster)
028 THANK YOU FOR CALLING SLP-18020
029 HEARTS WILL BE HEARTS SLP-18020
030 I WAS JUST WALKING OUT THE DOOR SLP-18020
031 TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS AND HOLD ME SLP-18020
032 HEY MR. BLUEBIRD SLP-18020
033 YOU DON'T KNOW ME SLP-18020
034 EAGLE'S HEART SLP-18020
035 DUSTY SKIES SLP-18020
036 THE WIND AND THE TREE SLP-18020
037 BLUE CANADIAN ROCKIES SLP-18020
038 FLYING SOUTH SLP-18020
039 NIGHT WATCH SLP-18020

ALBUMS
World R 599 Blackwood Brothers / Cindy Walker:
Oh Darlin'; Blue Kimona Blues; When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again; Pins And Needles; I Hear You Talkin'; Save It For Me + 6 songs by Blackwood Brothers – 5? (radio transcriptions)
World R 753 Cindy Walker/Eddie Condon Orchestra: Toodle-Um-Bo; If I Knew What I Know Today;You Have No One To Blame But Yourself; Another Night To Cry;I'm Tickled Pink Because You're Blue; Texas With A Capital T + 6 tracks by Eddie Condon Orchestra – 5? (radio transcriptions)
Monument MLP-8020/SLP-18020 Words And Music: Thank You For Calling; Hearts Will Be Hearts; I Was Just Walking Out The Door; Take Me In Your Arms And Hold Me; Hey Mr. Bluebird; You Don't Know Me; Eagle's Heart; Dusty Skies; The Wind And The Tree; Blue Canadian Rockies; Flying South; Night Watch - 07-64 (CD reissue on Sony Music Special Products A 28642 in 1997)
Bronco Buster [GER] CD 9053 The Swingin' Cowgirl From Texas: You Can't Get Away With That With Me; Where Is My Darling; Careless Sweetheart; Hubbin' It; Nobody's Waiting For Me; Miss Molly; Ridin' On Down; Hang Your Head In Shame; I Can't Believe A Word You Say; Trail Drivin; Ti Yi Yippee Ay; Trail The Sun Travels Down; Night On The Trail; Happy Go Lucky; Blue Kimono Blues; I Don't Believe A Word You Say; Save It For Me;Oh Darlin'; Pins And Needles (In My Heart); When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again; Toodleumbo; Triflin' Man; Everybody Knew It; Another Night To Cry; Lay Your Hand In Mine; Lonesome Gal – 99
BACM [UK] CD D 159 Till The End Of Time: You'll Be Sorry; Don't Meddle In My Mood; I'm Tickled Pink Because You're Blue; Weary Heart; Texas With A Capitol T; Till The End Of Time; You Have No One To Blame But Yourself; Triflin' Man; You Can't Break The Chains Of Love; No More (1); I Want To Go To Mexico; Love Is A Lingering Thing; Me And The Moon Aren't Speaking; If I Knew What I Know Today; I Hear You Talkin'; No More (2) ; Don't Be Too Sure ; It's All Your Fault; It Never Can Be; Why Don't I Trust The Men; Now Or Never; When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again; Pins And Needles (In My Heart); Don't Talk To Me About Men - 06 (mostly radio transcriptions)
Soundies ? (UPC 829410383479) Country Girl / The Complete Transcription Recordings Of Cindy Walker, vol. 1: Gonna Stomp Them City Slickers Down; Barstool Cowboy From Old Barstow; Don’t Talk To Me About Men; Bear Cat Mountain Gal; I Want Somebody; Love Has Been The Ruin Of Many; Bye Lo Baby Buntin’; Ridin’ For The Rancho; Don’t Count Your Chickens; Hillbilly Bill; Round Me Up And Call Me Doggie; Salt River Valley; He Knew All The Answers – 10-07-07
Soundies ? (UPC 829410383578)  Country Girl / The Complete Transcription Recordings Of Cindy Walker, vol. 2:  Homesick; The Rose Of The Border; Into The Sunrise; The Old Wrangler;  How Many Apples Does It Take To Make A Pie; I Don't Trust Men; It's All Your Fault;  Sweet Something; The Farmer's Daughter; Til The Longest Day I Live;  It Can Never Be;  Travelin In My Shoes; You're From Texas; Song Of The Cowboy; That Big Palooka Who Plays Bazooka; Now Or Never;You've Got My Heart Doing A Tap Dance – 10-07-07
Soundies ? It Can Never Be: The Greatest Songs of Cindy Walker - Live on the Radio Vol. 1: The Rose of the Border; It Can Never Be; He Knew All the Answers; Til the Longest Day I Live; Homesick; Hillbilly Bill; Round Me up and Call Me Doggie; Bye Lo Baby Buntin'; Into the Sunrise; The Farmer's Daughter; Salt River Valley; I Don't Trust Men; How Many Apples Does It Take to Make a Pie; Sweet Something; Don't Count Your Chickens – 07
Soundies ? It Can Never Be: The Greatest Songs of Cindy Walker - Live on the Radio Vol. 2: It's All Your Fault; Ridin' for the Rancho; I Want Somebody; Song of the Cowboy; Love Has Been the Ruin of Many; That Big Palooka Who Plays Bazooka; Gonna Stomp Them City Slickers Down; Travelin in My Shoes; You've Got My Heart Doing a Tap Dance; Barstool Cowboy from Old Barstow; Don't Talk to Me About Men; You're from Texas; Bear Cat Mountain Gal; Now or Never – 07
Master Classics ? (UPC 885686306475) Golden Classics Of The ‘40s:  When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again;  You Have No One To Blame But Yourself; It's All Your Fault; I'm Tickled Pink Because You're Blue;  Now Or Never; Don't Talk To Me About Men; Weary Heart; Don't Be Too Sure;  You Can't Break The Chains Of Love; Love Is A Lingering Thing; It Never Can Be;  I Want To Go To Mexico; Till The End Of Time; Pins And Needles (In My Heart); No More (Version 1); Why Don't I Trust The Men; Me And The Moon Aren't Speaking; No More (Version 2);  Don't Meddle In My Mood; Triflin' Man; If I Knew What I Know Today;  Texas With A Capital T;  You'll Be Sorry; I Hear You Talkin' – 01-10-10


BACM [UK] CD D 496 Cindy Walker, vol. 2 – Trail Drivin’: Another Night To Cry [Transcription 153]; Blue Kimono Blues [R 599];  Careless Sweetheart [R 667];  Everybody Knew It But Me [153]; He Knows All The Answers; You Got My Heart Doing A Tap Dance;  Hubbin' It [R 667]; Homesick;  I Can't Believe A Word You Say [R 632]; Ridin' On Down [ 654]; I Don't Trust The Men; I Love Everything About You;  Lay Your Hand In Mine [153]; Lonesome Gal [153]; Miss Molly [153]; Put Your Arms Around Me; Song Of The Cowboy; Travelin' In My Shoes; Old Wrangler; Trail Drivin' [R 632]; Ti Yi Yipee Ay [R 632]; Toodleumbo [153]; Nobody's Waiting For Me [R667]; Trail The Sun Travels Down [R 632]; Oh Darlin' [R 599]; Night On The Trail [ 654] – 08-15 (trascriptions)

 




TRANSCRIPTION DISCS

World Disc W 26 Sage Brush Serenade With Cindy Walker: Oh Darlin‘; I Can't Believe A Word You Say; Happy-Go-Lucky; Ridin' On Down; Pins And Needles; The Trail The Sun Travels Down; Night On The Trail; Tucson Gal; Hubbin' It

SINGLES (recordings with Texas Jim Lewis - see sessions list)
Decca (1941-42)
5992 Don't Talk To Me About Men / Waltz Me Around Again, Willie - 10-41
6022 He Knew All The Answers / I Want Somebody - 03-42
6038 Bye Lo Baby Buntin' / Till The Longest Day I Live - 04-42
6057 Now Or Never / Why I Don't Trust Men - 06-42
6082 It's All Your Fault / It Never Can Be – ca 42
6103 When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again / Pins And Needles - 10-44
Columbia (1952)
4-21045 Hold To God's Unchanging Hand / Oh How Sweet It Is To Love Jesus - 12-52
Jewel (1950s)
T-9001 No More / Don't Be Too Sure

Russ Jeffers


By Praguefrank
SESSIONS
ca 1973 Nashville, TN – Russ and Becky Jeffers and Smokey Mountain Sunshine (Russ Jeffers [vcl/gt], Becky Jeffers [vcl], Charey Collins [gt], Pete Kitby [dobro], Buck White [mandolin], James McKinney [banjo], Roy Huskey [bass], Craig Duncan [fiddle]. Producer: Louis Owens, Russ Jeffers)
001 SMOKY MOUNTAIN SUNSHINE Guitar G-1001 Royal American 155/RA-1014            
002 TRAIN THAT NEVER RETURNS Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014           
003 WHEN THE BLUE IN MY GRASS TURNS GREEN   Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014  
004 ROCKY TOP Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014                          
005 TENNESSEE WALTZ Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014                    
006 HEADED SOUTH Guitar G-1001 Royal American 155/RA-1014                       
007 DOES ANYBODY WANT TO SING MY SONG Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014  
008 FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014               
009 DEAR OLD DIXIE Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014                     
010 OLD COUNTRY CHURCH Guitar G-1001 Royal American RA-1014
Ca 1973 unknown – Russ Jeffers
011 SMOKEY MTN. LOVE AFFAIR Lee Ann L-1001
012 ROLL WHEELS ROLL Lee Ann L-1001
013 MEMPHIS Lee Ann L-1001
014 P.O.W. LETTER Lee Ann L-1001  
1981 Pete’s Place, 809 18th Ave. South, Nashville,  TN – Russ and Becky Jeffers
015 TAKE ME BACK TO TULSA Le Ann LA-1002              
016 TILL I CAN BE WITH HER AGAIN Le Ann LA-1002       
017 KEYS TO THE KINGDOM Le Ann LA-1002                 
018 BEAUMONT RAG Le Ann LA-1002                       
019 GEORGIA MULES Le Ann LA-1002                      
020 BLUE MOON OF KENTUCKY Le Ann LA-1002              
021 BONAPART'S RETREAT Le Ann LA-1002                 
022 BLUE TEARS Le Ann LA-1002                         
023 REMINGTON RIDE Le Ann LA-1002                     
024 ASHES OF LOVE Le Ann LA-1002
1989 Nashville, TN – Russ and Becky Jeffers
025 BYE BYE LOVE Lee Ann LA 1003  
026 ONE DAY AT A TIME Lee Ann LA 1003
027 BLUE BAYOU Lee Ann LA 1003
028 HEY GOOD LOOKING Lee Ann LA 1003  
029 HOW GREAT THOU ART Lee Ann LA 1003
030 HEAVEN’S JUST A SIN AWAY Lee Ann LA 1003  
031 SNOWBIRD Lee Ann LA 1003  
032 MY WAY Lee Ann LA 1003
033 LET IT BE ME Lee Ann LA 1003  
034 TIE A YELLOW RIBBON Lee Ann LA 1003           


ALBUMS
Guitar G-1001 Russ and Beckey Jeffers and Smokey Mountain Sunshine: Smoky Mountain Sunshine; Train That Never Returns; When The Blue In My Grass Turns Green; Rocky Top; Tennessee Waltz; Headed South; Does Anybody Want To Sing My Song; Fire On The Mountain; Dear Old Dixie; Old Country Church – ca 73 (reissued on Royal American RA-1014)                                                  
Le Ann LA-1002 Opryland, Now Appearing: Take Me Back To Tulsa; Till I Can Be With Her Again; Keys To The Kingdom; Beaumont Rag; Georgia Mules; Blue Moon Of Kentucky; Bonapart's Retreat; Blue Tears; Remington Ride; Ashes Of Love – 09-81 
Lee Ann LA 1003 Russ and Becky Favorites: Bye Bye Love; One Day At A Time; Blue Bayou; Hey Good Looking; How Great Thou Art; Heaven’s Just A Sin Away; Snowbird; My Way; Let It Be Me; Tie A Yellow Ribbon – 89 (cassette)           

SINGLES
Royal American
155 Headed South / Smokey Mountain Sunshine – 77
Lee Ann
(EP)
L-1001 Smokey Mtn. Love Affair; Roll Wheels Roll /  Memphis; P.O.W. Letter – 73?
                                        


Marvin McCullough



*13-09-1934 Birmingham, AL
2nd version

By Michel Ruppli, Carl LaFong, Praguefrank
SESSIONS



ca 1956 unknown – Marvin McCullough and The Keck Brothers
001 MY LORD IS COMING BACK FROM HEAVEN ACME 1215
002 THE BIBLE IN SONG ACME 1215
1950s unknown – Marvin McCullough
003 I'M FALLING IN LOVE WITH YOU  ACME
004 CAN'T TELL MY HEART ACME
1960 unknown, AR – Marvin McCullough (Jimmy Hall [vcl-1], Rocky Capple [steel])
005 BITTER TEARS -1 Razorback 028
006 SAWED OFF SHOTGUN –instr  Razorback 028
Ca March 1961 unknown – Marvin McCullough
007 M8OW-3383 JUST FOR A LITTLE WHILE Boyd BB 3383  UA 345
008 M8OW-3384 MAYBE MY BABY Boyd BB 3383 UA 345
Ca August 1961 unknown – Marvin McCullough
009 ARE YOU STILL IN LOVE WITH ME Boyd BB-114
010 PILLOW TO MY RIGHT Boyd BB-114
4 May 1962 [no. 10696] poss. Nashville, TN – Marvin McCullough (Producer: Ken Nelson)
011 37873 JUST INSIDE YOUR ARMS Capitol 4820
012 37874 WHERE ELSE COULD I GO (BUT TO HER ARMS)? 4820
013 37875 BLUE ANGEL unissued
014 37876 LET'S FACE IT unissued
Some sources show recording date as June 22
8 November 1962 [no. 10812] poss. Nashville, TN – Marvin McCullough
015 38323 COME ON SON unissued
016 38324 TAKE A FOOL'S ADVICE unissued
017 38325 PLAYBOY PAGE 14 unissued
11 July 1963 [no. 11200] poss. Nashville, TN – Marvin McCullough
018 39704 A STRANGER IN MY ARMS 5030
019 39705 "IF" IS A MIGHTY BIG WORD 5030


SINGLES
ACME
1215 My Lord Is Coming Back From Heaven /  The Bible In Song – ca 56 w. Keck Brothers
? I'm Falling In Love With You / Can't Tell My Heart
Razorback  (1960)
028 Bitter Tears (vocal Jimmy Hall) / Sawed Off Shotgun – 60
Boyd  (1961)
BB-3383 Maybe My Baby / Just For A Little While – 05-61 (rev. May 15, also on United Artists UA 345)
BB-114 Are You Still In Love With Me / Pillow To My Right – 10-61 (rev. Oct. 30)
Capitol (1962-63)
4820 Just Inside Your Arms / Where Else Could I Go (But To Her Arms)? – 08-62
5030 It Is A Mighty Big Word / Stranger In My Arms – 26-08-63 (rev. Aug. 31)
 

Rusty Keefer



Arrett Rusty Keefer
by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Al Turner

SESSIONS also recorded with Bill Haley


1948 poss. WPWA Radio Station Studio, Chester, PA – Rusty Keefer and The Tumbleweeds
001 CR-1001A RED WING Cowboy 1001
002 CR-1001B MOPR OVER THE ANDES 1001
31 August 1951 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Rusty Keefer
003 81470 BONE DRY Coral 9-60577
004 81471 I WILL BE TRUE  Coral 9-60577
28 February 1952 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Rusty Keefer
005 82353 THE MARRYIN’  KIND unissued
006 82354 YOU WILL NEVER GROW OLD 9-60679
007 82355 IDAHO STATE FAIR  9-60679
3 July 1953 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Rusty Keefer and The Hillsiders, *with Merv Shiner [vcl]
008 84809 I‘M JUST HERE TO GET MY BABY OUT OF JAIL* 9-64163
009 84810 CASTAWAY* 9-64163
010 84811 I AIN‘T A TATER  unissued
2 April 1954 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Rusty Keefer and The Hillsiders, *and  Mervin Shiner
011 86134 HIDE-AWAY LOVE*  Coral 9-64178
012 86135 BELLS OF MEMORY* Coral 9-64178
013 86136 TICK TOCK WALTZ  Coral 9-61421
014 86137 SWEET CORRINA BLUES  Coral 9-61421
April 1955 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Rusty Keefer and his Green Lights featuring Rita Delmar
015 87778 ROCK-A-WAY  9-61499
016 87779 AINTCHA 9-61499


SINGLES
Cowboy
CR 1001 Red Wing / Moon Over The Andes – 07-48 (rev. Aug. 7)
Coral
9-60577  Bone Dry / I Will Be True – 09-51
9-60679  You Will Never Grow Old / Idaho State Fair – 03-52 (rev. Apr. 5)
9-64163 Castaway / I‘m Just Here To Get My Baby Out Of Jail – 09-53 (rev. Sept. 19)
9-64178  Hideaway / Bells Of Memory – 08-54
9-61421  Sweet Corrina Blues / Tick Tock Waltz  – 05-55
9-61499  Aintcha / Rock-A-Way - 10-55 (rev. Nov. 12)