Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Dennis Robbins



Dennis Anthony Robbins, *1949 Hazelwood, NC
2nd version

by Praguefrank, Thieu Van DeVorst
SESSIONS
also member of The Rockets
1983 Nashville, TN – Dennis Robbins
001 IF I COULD GET OVER YOU NSD-169
002 FIRE IN ME NSD-169
ca. December 1985 Nashville, TN – Dennis Robbins
003 MC-19895 THE FIRST OF ME MCA-52913/MCA-5720
004 SETTING ME UP MCA-5720
005 YOU'RE NOT DRINKING ENOUGH MCA-5720
006 ROLLIN' DICE MCA-5720
007 MC-19899 HARD LOVIN' MAN MCA-52809/MCA-5720
008 BABY IT'S YOU MCA-52809/MCA-5720
009 WATERMELON TIME IN GEORGIA MCA-5720
010 THE MOUNTAIN MAN AND ME MCA-52987/ MCA-5720
011 SWEET SWEET LOVIN' MCA-52913/ MCA-5720
012 FULL MOON RISIN' MCA-5720
ca. September 1986 [live] Nashville Network's New Country, Nashville, TN - Dennis Robbins (Producer: Buzz Stone)
01201 MC-22103 LONG GONE LONESOME BLUES MCA-52987
ca. April 1987 Nashville, TN – Dennis Robbins
013 MC-23749 TWO OF A KIND (WORKIN' ON A FULL HOUSE) MCA-53143
014 THE CHURCH ON CUMBERLAND ROAD MCA-53143
ca March 1989 Studio D, Nashville, TN – Billy Hill (Dennis Robbins [vcl/gt], John Scott Sherrill [vcl/gt], Reno Kling [bass gt], Martin Parker [drums/ percussion], Bob DiPiero [bck vcl] + Bucky Baxter [steel], Barry Beckett [piano/ Hammond B-3 organ], Bessyl Duhon [accordion], Glen Duncan [fiddle/ mandolin]. Producer: Billy Hill)
B01 TOO MUCH MONTH AT THE END OF THE MONEY 7-22942 7-19738/25915-2
B02 NICKEL TO MY NAME 7-19914 /25915-2
B03 I CAN'T HELP MYSELF (SUGAR PIE HONEY BUNCH) 7-22746/25915-2
B04 THESE LONELY BLUES 25915-2
B05 ROLLIN' DICE 7-22942
B06 WHAT'S A BOY TO DO 25915-2
B07 JUST IN CASE YOU WANT TO KNOW 7-22746/25915-2
B08 I AM JUST A REBEL 7-19482/25915-2
B09 DRIVE ON BY 7-19914/25915-2
B10 GETTIN' ON DOWN THE ROAD 25915-2
Summer 1990 poss. Studio D, Nashville, TN – Billy Hill (John Scott Sherrill, Dennis Robbins, Bob DiPiero, Reno Kling, Martin Parker. Producer: Billy Hill)
B11 NO CHANCE TO DANCE 7-19738
B12 BLUE ANGEL 7-19482
ca Early 1992 Emerald Sound Studio, 1033 16th Ave. South, Nashville 3, TN – Dennis Robbins (Producer: Richard Landis and James Stroud)
015 HOME SWEET HOME Giant 7-18982/24458-2
016 PARIS, TENNESSEE Giant 24458-2
017 GOOD NEWS, BAD NEWS Giant 24458-2
018 MY SIDE OF TOWN Giant 7-18786/24458-2
019 I AM JUST A REBEL Giant 24458-2
020 MAN WITH A PLAN Giant 24458-2
021 HI-O SILVER Giant 7-18786/24458-2
022 THE CHAPEL OF THE FRIENDLY BELLS Giant 24458-2
023 THE ONLY SLIDE I EVER PLAYED ON Giant 7-18982/24458-2
024 ALL THE WAY TO SAN ANTONE Giant 24458-2
ca Early 1992 Loud Recording, 50 Music Square West, Nashville TN/Mesa Recording Studio, Nashville, TN/Westlake Studios, Los Angeles, CA - Dennis Robbins (Dennis Robbins [vcl/gt], Larry Byrom [ac gt], Michael Thompson [gt], Dann Huff [gt], Glenn Duncan [mandolin], Sonny Garrish/ Paul Franklin [steel], Glenn Worf/ Leland Sklar [bass], Lonnie Wilson/ Eddie Bayers [drums], Terry McMillan [harmonica], Matt Rollings [piano], Steve Nathan [synthesizer], Jana King, Curtis Young, Donna Rhoades, Cindy Richardson-Walker [bck vcl]. Producers: James Stroud, Richard Landis, Dennis Robbins, Lynn Peterzell)
025 MONA LISA ON CRUISE CONTROL Giant 7-18294/24543-2
026 TRAVELIN' MUSIC Giant 7-18190/24543-2
027 BORN READY Giant 24543-2
028 WILD REBEL LOVE Giant 24543-2
029 WHERE THERE'S A WHEEL THERE'S A WAY Giant 24543-2
030 RIDE RIDE RIDE Giant 24543-2
031 BLOWIN' SMOKE Giant 24543-2
032 BEFORE WE REACH THE CROSSROADS Giant 24543-2
033 LOOKING FOR A THING CALLED LOVE Giant 24543-2
034 WALKIN' ON THE EDGE Giant 7-18294 7-18190/24543-2


1994 Sound Stage Studio, Nashville, TN/Loud Recording, Nashville, TN – Dennis Robbins (Dennis Robbins [vcl], Larry Brown [ac gt], Dan Huff [el gt],  Paul Franklin [steel], Glenn Worf [bass], Eddie Bayers [drums], Glen Duncan [fiddle], Matt Rollings [piano]. Producer: James Stroud, Richard Landis)
035 SANTA’S ON VACATION  Giant 9 24573-2
GIANT 9 24573-2 GIANT COUNTRY CHRISTMAS, VOL. 1 (1994)

 



ALBUMS
MCA MCA-5720 The First Of Me:
The First Of Me; Hard Lovin' Man; Setting Me Up; You're Not Drinking Enough; Rollin' Dice; Watermelon Time In Georgia; The Mountain Man And Me; Baby It's You; Sweet Sweet Lovin'; Full Moon Risin' – 05-05-86
Reprise 9 25915-2 I Am Just A Rebel: Too Much Month At The End Of The Money; Nickel To My Name; I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch); These Lonely Blues; Rollin' Dice; What's A Boy To Do; Just In Case You Want To Know; I Am Just A Rebel; Drive On By; Gettin' On Down The Road – 06-89 Billy Hill
Giant 9 24458-2 Man With A Plan: Home Sweet Home; Paris, Tennessee; Good News, Bad News; My Side Of Town; I Am Just A Rebel; Man With A Plan; Hi O Silver; The Chapel Of The Friendly Bells; The Only Slide I Ever Played On; All The Way To San Antone – 16-06-92
Giant 9 24543-2 Born Ready: Mona Lisa On Cruise Control; Travelin' Music; Born Ready; Wild Rebel Love; Where There's A Wheel There's A Way; Ride Ride Ride; Blowin' Smoke; Before We Reach The Crossroads; Looking For A Thing Called Love; Walkin' On The Edge – 19-07-94

SINGLES
NSD (1983)
NSD-169 If I Could Get Over You / Fire In Me - 83
MCA (1986-87)
MCA-52809 Hard Lovin' Man / Baby It's You – 14-04-86
MCA-52913 The First Of Me / Sweet Sweet Lovin' - 08-86
MCA-52987 Long Gone Lonesome Blues / Mountain Man And Me – 24-11-86
MCA-53143 Two Of A Kind (Workin' On A Full House) / The Church On Cumberland Road – 31-08-87
Reprise (1989-90) as member of Billy Hill
7-22942 Too Much Month At The End Of The Money / Rollin' Dice - 06-89
7-22746 I Can't Help Myself / Just In Case You Want To Know - 11-89
7-19914 Nickel To My Name / Drive On By - 03-90
7-19738 No Chance To Dance / Too Much Month At The End Of The Money - 19-09-90
7-19482 Blue Angel / I Am Just A Rebel - 11-90
Giant (1992-94)
7-18982 Home Sweet Home / Only Slide I Ever Played On - 04-92
7-18786 My Side Of Town / Hi-O Silver - 07-92
7-18294 Mona Lisa On Cruise Control / Walking On The Edge - 09-12-93
7-18190 Walking On The Edge / Travelin' Music - 12-05-94