Monday, November 10, 2014

Bobby Smith - Dallas Smith - Boys From Shiloh



By Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS


1963 Fame Recording Studio, Florence, AL – The Boys From Shiloh (Bobby Smith [gt],  Al Holderfield [banjo], Charlie Nixon [dobro], Johnny Montgomery [bass], Dick Crawford [fiddle]. Producer: Russell Sims, Hap Wilson)
001 PRETTY POLLY Sims SIMS 112  
002 TAKIN' A CHANCE Sims SIMS 112
003 THE LEGEND OF UNCLE JIM Sims SIMS 112
004 SHILOH Sims SIMS 112
005 THE CITY LIMITS OF YOUR HEART Sims SIMS 112
006 FOOLISH DEAR TO LOVE YOU Sims SIMS 112
007 ODDLY ENOUGH Sims SIMS 112
008 SHORT TERM CONTRACT Sims SIMS 112
009 LONELY WATERS Sims SIMS 112
010 THE FALL Sims SIMS 112
011 THE WHITE HOUSE BLUES Sims SIMS 112
012 FAMILY BIBLE Sims SIMS 112  
1969 unknown - Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh (Bobby Smith [vcl/gt], Thomas McKinney [banjo], Charlie Nixon [dobro], Ken Smith [bass gt], Vassar Clements [fiddle])
013 BROADWAY AT DAWN Rural Rhythm 718/RRBS-223 
014 COUNTY FAIR Rural Rhythm 718/RRBS-223 
015 SILVER BELLS Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
016 MY WINDOW FACES SOUTH Rural Rhythm RRBS-223
017 JOHHNY'S SONG Rural Rhythm RRBS-223
018 RAGGED BUT RIGHT Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
019 WHOA MULE Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
020 MATCH BOX BLUES Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
021 OLD CLEM Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
022 ALL THE WAY Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
023 HUNTERS OF KENTUCKY Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
024 RED WING Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
025 JUST PLAIN FOLKS Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
026 JUMPIN' THE FRETS Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
027 GHOST TRAIN Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
028 IT MAY TAKE A LONG LONG TIME Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
029 DEVLISH MARY Rural Rhythm RRBS-223
030 IT WON'T BE LONG AS IT'S BEEN Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
031 NIGHT IN MEXICO Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 
032 VICTORY Rural Rhythm RRBS-223
1973 unknown – Bobby Smith And The Boys From Shiloh (Bobby Smith [ld vcl/gt], Dallas Smith [tnr vcl], Tom McKinney [banjo], Johnny Montgomery [bariton vcl/bass], Richard Hoffman / Vassar Clements [fiddle])
033 STOP, LOOK AND LISTEN Music City WR 731/WRS 7303  
034 FOGGY RIVER Music City WRS 7303 
035 CUMBERLAND MOUNTAIN BREAKDOWN Music City WRS 7303 
036 SHORT TERM CONTRACT Music City WRS 7303 
037 WORKING MAN'S BLUES Music City WRS 7303  
038 THE SON HATH MADE ME FREE Music City WRS 7303 
039 TRACTOR FOR SALE Music City WR 731/ WRS 7303  
040 THE FALL Music City WRS 7303
041 TALL TIMBER Music City WRS 7303  
042 POOR ELLEN SMITH Music City WRS 7303 
043 THUNDERBOLT NO. 5 Music City WRS 7303 
044 MANSION FOR ME Music City WRS 7303  
1975 Jewel Recording Company, 1594 Kinney Ave., Cincinnati, OH – Josh Graves and Bobby Smith and Boys from The Shilo (Josh Graves [dobro], Bobby Smith [gt] + The Boys From Shilo: Blake Williams [banjo], Ken Smith [bass], Bert Hoffman [drums] + Buddy Griffin [fiddle]. Producer: Lou Ukelson)
045 WILDWOOD FLOWER Vetco LP-3025
046 SHILOH MARCH Vetco LP-3025
047 MISSISSIPPI COUNTRY Vetco LP-3025
048 PASS ME NOT Vetco LP-3025
049 DOBRO BLUES Vetco LP-3025
050 CALL OF THE WONDER Vetco LP-3025
051 REUBEN Vetco LP-3025
052 I'LL BE ALL SMILES TONIGHT Vetco LP-3025
053 LONG ROAD TO ASPEN Vetco LP-3025
054 GOLD RUSH Vetco LP-3025
055 GREAT SPECKLED BIRD Vetco LP-3025
1976 Nashville, TN - Josh Graves and Bobby Smith
056 LIFE'S SPECIAL Music City WRS-7419
057 FLINT HILL SPECIAL Music City WRS-7419
058 BLUE MOON OF KENTUCKY Music City WRS-7419
059 JIMMY BROWN, THE NEWSBOY Music City WRS-7419
060 PAPPY'S BREW Music City WRS-7419
061 CUTTIN' THE GRASS Music City WRS-7419
062 SUNNY SOUTH Music City WRS-7419
063 BLOODY MARY MORNIN' Music City WRS-7419
064 COME EARLY MORNING Music City WRS-7419
065 MY LOVE Music City WRS-7419
1976 Arthur Smith Studio, 5457 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC – Josh Graves and Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh (Bobby Smith [vcl/rh gt], Josh Graves [vcl/dobro/ac gt], Arthur Smith [gt/mandolin], Blake Williams [banjo], John Montgomery [bass/bck vcl], Burt Hoffman [drums], Benny Martin [fiddle/ukulele], Doyle Neikirk [bck vcl])
066 DIXIELAND FOR ME CMH-6209
067 JENNIFER WALTZ CMH-6209
068 TAKE ME BACK TO SWEET SUNNY SOUTH CMH-6209
069 JUAREZ CMH-6209
070 HEAD OVER HEELS IN LOVE WITH YOU CMH-6209
071 CROSSIN' THE ROCKIES CMH-6209
072 MISSISSIPPI FLOOD CMH-6209
073 ON MY MIND CMH-6209
074 TROUBLE IN MIND CMH-6209
075 STARLIGHT WALTZ CMH-6209
076 PLEASANT VALLEY CMH-6209
1978 poss. Nashville, TN – Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh with special guest Josh Graves (Bobby Smith [rh gt], Blake Williams [banjo], Josh Graves [dobro], John Montgomery [bass-exc.1], Ken Smith [bass-1],Burt Hoffman [drums], Tony Haley [fiddle])
077 FIFTEEN MILES FROM BIRMINGHAM CMH-6225
078 GRETNA GREEN -1 CMH-6225
079 DINNER BELL CMH-6225
080 BLUER THAN MIDNIGHT CMH-6225
081 SHILOH MARCH  -1 CMH-6225
082 DON'T LET SMOKY MOUNTAIN SMOKE GET IN YOUR EYES CMH-6225
083 LET YOUR LOVE FLOW CMH-6225
084 THE FALL CMH-6225
085 SHIG-A-DIG CMH-6225
086 PACKING UP AND LEAVING CMH-6225
087 DOWN ON THE CORNER CMH-6225
088 JAMBOREE CMH-6225
late 1982 [live] Nashville, TN - Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
08801 LOCKED AWAY FROM YOUR HEART Audiograph Alive AA 6013
08802 LONESOME ROAD BLUES Audiograph Alive AA 6013
08803 THE PRISONER'S SONG Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08804 JIMMY BROWN THE NEWSBOY Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08805 YOU ARE MY FLOWER Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08806 STOP LOOK AND LISTEN Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08807 SHE HAS FORGOTTEN Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08808 LIFE'S HIGHWAY Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08809 MY WINDOW FACES SOUTH Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08810 ARE YOU FROM DIXIE Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
08811 MOUNTAIN DEW Audiograph Alive AA 6013  
08812 ROLLIN IN MY SWEET BABY'S ARMS Audiograph Alive AA 6013
08813 ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL Audiograph Alive AA 6013 
1980s unknown - Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
089 WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN Bobby Smith NQD 4380
090 JIMMY BROWN Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
091 JULIAN Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
092 ME AND MY FIDDLE Bobby Smith NQD 4380
093 POISON YOUR MIND Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
094 YOU ARE MY FLOWER Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
095 TOOK HER OFF MY HANDS Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
096 DOIN' MY TIME Bobby Smith NQD 4380
097 IF YOU NEVER GAMBLE Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
098 DEEPING SNOW Bobby Smith NQD 4380
099 NINE POUND HAMMER Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
100 SWEETHEART YOU DONE ME WRONG Bobby Smith NQD 4380
101 BILLY BYOU Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
102 SAD OLE BANJO MAN Bobby Smith NQD 4380
103 LITTLE BLACK DOG Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
104 HAUNTING EYES Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
105 TERRY CLOTH Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
106 LEARNING TO SMILE Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
107 FARM IN LOUISIANA Bobby Smith NQD 4380 
108 HOPIN YOU'LL CHANGE YOUR MIND Bobby Smith NQD 4380
1992 unknown - Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
Unknown tracks for FF 9591
1992 unknown – Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
121 BILLY BAYOU Atteiram API-CD-1684
122 COME BACK LITTLE PAL Atteiram API-CD-1684
123 DON'T BE ANGRY Atteiram API-CD-1684
124 GOTTA TRAVEL ON Atteiram API-CD-1684 
125 HAVE I TOLD YOU LATELY Atteiram API-CD-1684
126 I'M MY OWN GRANDPA Atteiram API-CD-1684 
127 KING JESUS Atteiram API-CD-1684
128 LOG CABIN IN THE LANE Atteiram API-CD-1684
129 MAIDEN'S PRAYER Atteiram API-CD-1684 
130 ON MY MIND Atteiram API-CD-1684 
131 PRISONER'S SONG Atteiram API-CD-1684
132 RAMBLIN' FEVER Atteiram API-CD-1684 
133 RED APPLE RAG Atteiram API-CD-1684 
134 SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME Atteiram API-CD-1684 
1993 unknown – Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh (Dallas Smith [vcl/gt], Ken Smith [vcl/gt], Bill Monroe [vcl/mandolin], Josh Graves [dobro], Tim Graves [vcl/dobro], Larry Perkins [banjo], Billy Rose [bass], Vassar Clements/ Glen Duncan/ Harold Jones,/ John Hartford [fiddle], Joe Pointer [harp])
135 LIFE'S HIGHWAY Atteiram API-CD-1703
136 FOGGY RIVER Atteiram API-CD-1703
137 "T" FOR TEXAS Atteiram API-CD-1703
138 ROSEWOOD CASKET Atteiram API-CD-1703
139 MOTHER PRAYED SO LOUD Atteiram API-CD-1703
140 ANGEL BAND Atteiram API-CD-1703
141 HOMESTEAD ON THE FARM Atteiram API-CD-1703
142 THE BRIDGE IS WASHED OUT Atteiram API-CD-1703
143 IF I SHOULD WANDER BACK TONIGHT Atteiram API-CD-1703
144 A GOOD WOMAN'S LOVE Atteiram API-CD-1703
145 I WONDER WHERE YOU ARE TONIGHT Atteiram API-CD-1703
146 THE FALL Atteiram API-CD-1703
147 MANSIONS FOR ME Atteiram API-CD-1703
148 SHE HAS FORGOTTEN Atteiram API-CD-1703
2000 unknown  – Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
149 I'M GONNA SETTLE DOWN Narnian NR 0003-2 
150 MOTHER'S ONLY SLEEPING Narnian NR 0003-2 
151 JOHN HENRY Narnian NR 0003-2
152 BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN BLUES Narnian NR 0003-2 
153 THE FALL Narnian NR 0003-2 
154 PLASTIC FLOWERS Narnian NR 0003-2  
155 THE OLD COUNTRY CHURCH Narnian NR 0003-2 
156 DESERT FLOWER Narnian NR 0003-2 
157 MY HOME'S ACROSS THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS Narnian NR 0003-2 
158 BLACK MOUNTAIN RAG Narnian NR 0003-2 
159 FOGGY RIVER Narnian NR 0003-2 
160 APPALACHIAN MOUNTAINS Narnian NR 0003-2 
161 ST. JAMES INFIRMARY BLUES Narnian NR 0003-2 
162 CANANN'S LAND Narnian NR 0003-2
2007 Breeden Studios, Nashville, TN – Dallas Smith and The Boys from Shiloh (Dallas Smith [vcl/gt], Josh Graves [dobro], Vassar Clements [fiddle] + more musicians)
163 THE LEGEND OF THE JOHNSON BOYS Narnian NR 0710-2
164 STOP THAT TICKLIN' ME Narnian NR 0710-2
165 LOVE PLEASE COME HOME Narnian NR 0710-2
166 BROTHER JOHN Narnian NR 0710-2
167 HARD AS NAILS Narnian NR 0710-2
168 COLUMBUS STOCKADE BLUES Narnian NR 0710-2
169 LOCKED AWAY Narnian NR 0710-2 
170 HOLD ON A LITTLE LONGER Narnian NR 0710-2 
171 THE DOOR'S ALWAYS OPEN Narnian NR 0710-2 
172 FUN FLIES Narnian NR 0710-2
173 HEAVEN Narnian NR 0710-2 
174 SWEETER THAN THE FLOWERS Narnian NR 0710-2  


ALBUMS



Sims SIMS 112 Boys From Shiloh: Pretty Polly;  Takin' A Chance; The Legend Of Uncle Jim; Shiloh; The City Limits Of Your Heart; Foolish Dear To Love You; Oddly Enough; Short Term Contract; Lonely Waters; The Fall; The White House Blues; Family Bible - 64
Rural Rhythm RRBS-223 Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh: Broadway At Dawn;  County Fair; Silver Bells; My Window Faces South; Johhny's Song; Ragged But Right; Whoa Mule; Match Box Blues; Old Clem; All The Way; Hunters Of Kentucky; Red Wing; Just Plain Folks; Jumpin' The Frets; Ghost Train; It May Take A Long Long Time; Devlish Mary;- It Won't Be Long As It's Been; Night In Mexico; Victory – 11-69
Music City WRS 7303 Stop, Look and Listen: Stop, Look And Listen;  Foggy River;  Cumberland Mountain Breakdown;  Short Term Contract;  Working Man's Blues;  The Son Hath Made Me Free;  Tractor For Sale;  The Fall; Tall Timber;  Poor Ellen Smith; Thunderbolt No. 5;  Mansion For Me - 10-73
Vetco LP-3025 Josh Graves with Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh: Wildwood Flower; Shiloh March; Mississippi Country; Pass Me Not; Dobro Blues; Call Of The Wonder; Reuben; I'll Be All Smiles Tonight; Long Road To Aspen; Gold Rush; Great Speckled Bird – 29-04-76 w. Josh Graves (reissued on Crosscut CR-1019)
Music City WRS-7419 Meeting At The Crossroads: Life's Special; Flint Hill Special; Blue Moon Of Kentucky; Jimmy Brown The Newsboy; Pappy's Brew; Cuttin' The Grass; Sunny South; Bloody Mary Mornin'; Come Early Morning; My Love – 76 w. Josh Graves
CMH CMH-6209 Sweet Sunny South: Dixieland For Me; Jennifer Waltz; Take Me Back To Sweet Sunny South; Juarez; Head Over Heels In Love With You; Crossin' The Rockies; Mississippi Flood; On My Mind; Trouble In Mind; Starlight Waltz; Pleasant Valley – 01-77 w. Josh Graves
CMH CMH-6225 Smokin' Bluegrass Bobby Smith With Josh Graves and The Boys From Shiloh: Fifteen Miles From Birmingham; Gretna Green; Dinner Bell; Bluer Than Midnight; Shiloh March; Don't Let Smoky Mountain Smoke Get In Your Eyes; Let Your Love Flow; The Fall; Shig-A-Dig; Packing Up And Leaving; Down On The Corner; Jamboree – 02-06-78 w. Josh Graves
Audiograph Alive AA 6013 Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh: Locked Away From Your Heart;Lonesome Road Blues; The Prisoner's Song; Jimmy Brown The Newsboy; You Are My Flower; Stop Look And Listen; She Has Forgotten; Life's Highway; My Window Faces South; Are You From Dixie; Mountain Dew;  Rollin In My Sweet Baby's Arms; Orange Blossom Special - 83
Bobby Smith NQD 4380 Bobby Smith and The Boys From Shiloh: Will The Circle Be Unbroken; Jimmy Brown; Julian; Me and My Fiddle; Poison Your Mind; You Are My Flower; Took Her Off My Hands; Doin' My Time; If You Never Gamble; Deeping Snow; Nine Pound Hammer; Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong; Billy Byou; Sad Ole Banjo Man; Little Black Dog; Haunting Eyes; Terry Cloth; Learning To Smile; Farm In Louisiana; Hopin You'll Change Your Mind - 8- (two cassettes)
? FF 9591 Across The Blue Ridge Mountains: (tracks unknown) - 92
Atteiram API-CD-1684 Rambling Fever / Come Back Little Pal: Billy Bayou; Come Back Little Pal; Don't Be Angry; Gotta Travel On; Have I Told You Lately; I'm My Own Grandpa; King Jesus; Log Cabin In The Lane; Maiden's Prayer; On My Mind; Prisoner's Song; Ramblin' Fever; Red Apple Rag; Somebody Touched Me – 92 Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh (exact tracks order unknown)
Atteiram API-CD-1703 Tribute To Bobby Smith: Life's Highway; Foggy River; "T" For Texas; Rosewood Casket; Mother Prayed So Loud; Angel Band; Homestead On The Farm; The Bridge Is Washed Out; If I Should Wander Back Tonight; A Good Woman's Love; I Wonder Where You Are Tonight; The Fall; Mansions For Me; She Has Forgotten - 93  Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
Narnian NR 0003-2 Still Pickin‘: I'm Gonna Settle Down; Mother's Only Sleeping; John Henry; Blue Ridge Mountain Blues; The Fall; Plastic Flowers;  The Old Country Church; Desert Flower; My Home's Across The Blue Ridge Mountains; Black Mountain Rag; Foggy River; Appalachian Mountains; St. James Infirmary Blues; Canann's Land - 01 Dallas Smith and The Boys From Shiloh
Narnian NR 0710-2 Return To Possum Holler: The Legend Of The Johnson Boys; Stop That Ticklin' Me; Love Please Come Home; Brother John; Hard As Nails; Columbus Stockade Blues; Locked Away; Hold On A Little Longer; The Door's Always Open; Fun Flies; Heaven; Sweeter Than The Flowers - 07



SINGLES
Rural Rhythm
718 Broadway At Dawn / County Fair - 69
Music City
WR 731 Tractor For Sale / Stop, Look, And Listen – 07-73

Geof Morgan



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
October 1976 Nashville, TN - Geof Morgan (Producer: Tom Collins)
001 MC 5775 THE LICENSE PLATE JUST SAID TEXAS MCA-40655
002 BUSY MAKIN' PLANS MCA-40655 MCA 40680
December 1976 Nashville, TN - Geof Morgan (Producer: Tom Collins)
003 MC 5970 20-20 VISION MCA-40680
004 MC 5971 unknown title
ca. May 1977 Nashville, TN - Geof Morgan (Producer: Tom Collins)
005 MC-6476  FREE AS A BIRD MCA-40763
006 SOLID AS A ROCK MCA 40763
007 SELFISH MCA-40803
007 SHE'S OUT THERE DANCIN' ALONE MCA-40803
1980 Pete’s Place, 809 18th Ave. South, Nashville,  TN – Geof Morgan (Geof Morgan [vcl/gt], John Knombs [nylon str gt], Gene Bush [dobro], David Burns [steel], Jack Williams [bass], Bill Adair [bass-1], David Humphreys [percussion], Kristin Wilkinson [violin],  Byron Bach [cello], Beegee Adair [piano], Sam levine [flutes], Donna Sheridan [bck vcl-2], Linda Moore [bck vcl-3].  Producer: David Humphreys)
009 IT COMES WITH THE PLUMBING  Nexus KC 102449
010 GOODBYE JOHN WAYNE  Nexus KC 102449
011 HOMOPHOBIA  Nexus KC 102449
012 NOBODY KNOWS YOU  Nexus KC 102449
013 GRANDPA USED TO SING  Nexus KC 102449
014 TAKE BACK THE NIGHT -2  Nexus KC 102449
015 STOP IT -1  Nexus KC 102449
016 THE PENIS SONG  Nexus KC 102449
017 IT'S ME AND YOU  Nexus KC 102449
018 JUST MY TYPE  Nexus KC 102449
019 NO ROOM IN OUR LIVES -3  Nexus KC 102449
020 TAKE IT BACK  Nexus KC 102449
1981* Pete’s Place, 809 18th Ave. South, Nashville,  TN – Geof Morgan (Geof Morgan [vcl/gt], John Cousl [gt/mandolin], Billy Adair [bass], David Humphreys [drums], Bill Wiggins [percussion-1],  Paul Ewing [violin], Karin Wilkinson [violin/viola], Beegie Adair [piano], Sam Levine [flute], Ellen Lelkowitz, Marcia Wood, Men’s Chorus [bck vcl]. Producer: Geof Morgan)
021 MATADOR -1  FF 277  
022 TOMORROW MY PRINCESS WILL COME  FF 277
023 HOW COULD I HURT THE ONES I LOVE?  FF 277  
024 NOW SHE’S A WOMAN TO ME  FF 277
025 I’M GONNA BE SILLY  FF 277  
026 MAY THE PATH LEAD YOU SAFELY  FF 277
027 SHOULDER TO THE WHEEL  FF 277  CASEY  FF 277  
028 AMERICAN MEN DIE SO YOUNG  FF 277  
029 KIM AND TINA  FF 277
030 THAT’S ONLY FAIR  FF 277
031 FINALLY LETTING IT GO  FF 277  
*copyright on album rear cover says 1982
1984 Music Source, Seattle, WA – Geof Morgan (Geoff Morgan [vcl/gt], Gary Black [bass], Brad Reynolds [violin], Janet Peterson [cello/bass/ bck vcl], Frank Jackson [recorder], + A Loving Way Chorus)
032 UPON A TIME  FF 350  
033 FIVE MONTHS INTO A MIRACLE  FF 350  
034 ANNA’S DANCE  FF 350  
035 AUTUMN OF ’82  FF 350  
036 A LOVING WAY  FF 350  
037 GLAD TO BE A MAN  FF 350  
038 FOUR EYES  FF 350  
039 ONCE WE SEE  FF 350  
040 PEOPLE’S RIGHTS/TEAPOT/MERRILY KISSED THE QUAKER  FF 350  
1984 Nashville Sound Connection, Nashville, TN – Geof Morgan (Geoff Morgan [vcl/gt], Mark Casstevens [gt/harmonica], Jerry Douglas [dobro], Jack Williams [bass], Kristin Wilkinson [violin],  David Humphreys [drums/percussion],  Sam Levine [sax])
041 GOODBYE, JOHN WAYNE  FF 350  
042 A FATHER NOW  FF 350  
043 FOR A CHANGE  FF 350  
March/April 1987 Ironwood Studios, Seattle, WA – Geof Morgan (Geof Morgan [vcl/gt/percussion], Kim Scanlon [vcl-1], Charlie Murphy [vcl-2], Randy Hillman [vcl-3], Nina Gerber [gt/harmonica],
044 HEAR IT IN THE WIND  FF-436
045 BETTER YOU ASK  FF-436
046 HIGH RISK  FF-436
047 TALK IT OVER -1-2  FF-436
048 DUNCAN  FF-436
049 LIKE GLASS  FF-436
050 STROKIN’  FF-436
051 THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO  FF-436
052 NOT IN MY NAME  -2-3 FF-436
053 MY ONLY FATHER  FF-436
054 OVER THE RAINBOW -1  FF-436
055 OF THE HEART  FF-436  



ALBUMS

Nexus KC-102449 It Comes With The Plumbing: It Comes With The Plumbing; Goodbye John Wayne; Homophobia; Nobody Knows You; Grandpa Used To Sing; Take Back The Night; Stop It; The Penis Song; It's Me And You; Just My Type; No Room In Our Lives; Take It Back - 80
Flying Fish FF-277 Finally Letting It Go: Matador; Tomorrow My Princess Will Come; How Could I Hurt The Ones I Love?; Now She’s A Woman To Me; I’m Gonna Be Silly; May The Path Lead You Safely; Shoulder To The Wheel; Casey; American Men Die So Young; Kim And Tina; That’s Only Fair; Finally Letting It Go – 10-11-81
Flying Fish FF-350 At The Edge: Upon A Time; Five Months Into A Miracle; Anna’s Dance; Autumn Of ’82; A Loving Way; Goodbye, John Wayne; Glad To Be A Man; A Father Now; Four Eyes; Once We See; People’s Rights/Teapot/Merrily Kissed The Quaker; For A Change. – 12-12-84
Flying Fish FF-436 Talk It Over: Hear It in the Wind; Better You Ask; High Risk; Talk It Over; Duncan; Like Glass; Strokin’; The Best Thing You Can Do; Not in My Name; My Only Father; Over the Rainbow; Of the Heart  - 87


SINGLES
MCA (1976-77)
MCA-40655 The License Plate Just Said Texas / Busy Makin' Plans – 05-11-76
MCA-40680 Busy Makin' Plans / 20-20 Vision – 03-02-77
MCA-40763 Free As A Bird / Solid As A Rock – 14-07-77
MCA-40803 Selfish / She's Out There Dancin' Alone – 29-09-77

Marie Owens



*1956 Virginia
2nd version

By Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS


ca March 1972 poss. Hollywood, CA – Marie Owens
001 C2PS-1514 I HAVEN'T GOT THE HEART Caprice CRI-1000
002 C2PS-1515 I'M GONNA BE STRONG Caprice CRI-1000
28 November 1972 Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
003 MC-1078 LOVE'S GONNA COME TO YOU MCA-40018/4S-SP-122
004 MC-1079 WHY DON'T YOU LOVE ME ALONE MCA-40018
4-STAR 4S-SP-122 COUNTRY MEMORIES (1977)
24 May 1973 Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
005 MC 1677 I'LL FIND ONE I CAN MCA-40087
006 MC 1678 BROKEN WINGS MCA-40308
007 MC 1679 IT AIN'T NO LITTLE THING MCA-40087
008 MC 1680 RAINBOW MAN unissued
24 May 1973 Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
009 MC-1677 I'LL FIND ONE I CAN MCA-40087
010 MC-1678 BROKEN WINGS MCA-40308
011 MC-1679 IT AIN'T NO LITTLE THING MCA-40087
012 MC-1680 RAINBOW MAN unissued
17 December 1973 Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
013 MC-2525 TAKE IT FROM ME MCA-40184
014 MC-2526 J. JOHN JONES MCA-40184/4S-SP-120
4-STAR 4S-SP-120 COUNTRY HAPPINESS (1977)
15 April 1974 [probably 2 sessions] Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
015 MC-2793 REASONS A PLENTY 4-Star 5-1002/CH-SP-2002
016 MC-2794 THE DEVIL'S SONG 4-Star 5-1002
017 MC-2795 I WANT TO LAY DOWN BESIDE YOU unissued
018 MC-2796 RELEASE ME MCA-40241/CH-SP-2003
019 MC-2797 I CAN'T HELP FALLING IN LOVE unissued
020 MC-2798 JUST OUT OF REACH MCA-40241
021 MC-2799 I CAN'T KEEP MY HANDS OFF unissued
022 MC-2800 WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN 4-Star 5-1007 4-Star 5-1019/4S-SP-115
CHALLENGE CH-SP-2002 REFLECTIONS FROM TENNESSEE (1978); CHALLENGE CH-SP-2003 COUNTRY MIRRORS (1978); 4-STAR 4S-SP-115 NASHVILLE’S BEST (1977)
29 August 1974 Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens (Producer: Joe Johnson)
023 MC-3384 I WANT TO LAY DOWN BESIDE YOU MCA-40308
1975 poss. Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens  (Producer: Joe Johnson)
024 JJ021 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN 4-Star 5-1007/4S-SP-113
4-STAR 4S-SP-113 COUNTRY SINGERS (1977)
1975 poss. Hollywood, CA - Marie Owens  (Producer: Joe Johnson)
025 JJ059 SOMEONE LOVES YOU HONEY 4-Star 5-1019/4S-SP-125
4-STAR 4S-SP-125 COUNTRY LANES (1977)
Fall 1976 unknown - Marie Owens
026 WHEN YOUR GOOD LOVE WAS MINE MMI 1012
027 I'LL BE IN HIS ARMS TONIGHT  MMI 1012
early 1977 unknown - Marie Owens
028 BURNING MMI 1015
029 WHEN YOU WERE HERE MMI 1015
Mid 1977 unknown - Marie Owens
030 EASE MY MIND ON YOU Sing Me 12
031 SWEET LOVE  Sing Me 12
1977 unknown - Marie Owens
032 ROLLER COASTER RIDE  MMI-1022
1978 unknown - Marie Owens
033 NICKELODEON MMI-1026
034 NO ONE'S GONNA LOVE ME  MMI-1026
1982 unknown - Marie Owens
035 LONG LOVING NIGHT  Lobo VII

SINGLES
Caprice (1972)
CRI-1000 I Haven't Got The Heart / I'm Gonna Be Strong – 05-72
MCA (1973-74) / 4-Star (1975)
MCA-40018 Love's Gonna Come To You / Why Don't You Love Me Alone? - 03-73 (rev. March 17)
MCA-40087 I'll Find One I Can / It Ain't No Little Thing - 06-73
MCA-40184 Take It From Me /008 J. John Jones – 18-01-74
MCA-40241 Release Me / Just Out Of Reach – 02-05-74 (rev. May 25)
MCA-40308 I Want To Lay Down Beside You / Broken Wings– 18-09-74
5-1002 Reasons A-Plenty / Devil's Song - 75
5-1007 You Gave Me A Mountain / Will The Circle Be Unbroken - 75
5-1019 Someone Loves You Honey / Will The Circle Be Unbroken - 09-75 (rev. Sept. 6)
MMI (1976-78)
1012 When Your Good Love Was Mine / I'll Be In His Arms Tonight - 01-77
1015 Burning / When You Were Here - 04-77 (rev. Apr. 24)
12 Ease My Mind On You / Sweet Love - 07-77 (released on Sing Me)
MMI-1022 Roller Coaster Ride / ? - 77
MMI-1026 Nickelodeon / No One's Gonna Love Me - 78
Lobo (1982)
VII Long Loving Night / ? - 82

Leon Ashley



Leon Walton, *18-05-1936 Mansfield, GA, +20-10-2013
3rd version
by Praguefrank, Dave Dzurick, Kent Heineman
SESSIONS

Spring 1960 poss. Goldband Studio, 313 Church Street, Lake Charles, LA – Leon Ashley
001 JUST IN HER TEENS Goldband G-1096
002 PRIZE POSSESSION Goldband G-1096
003 HE'LL NEVER GO Goldband G-1104
004 IF I WERE KIN G OF THE UNIVERSE Goldband G-1104
24 May 1961 unknown - Leon Ashley
005 IM 2996 THE LONGEST WALK Imperial X5759
006 IM 2997 TEENAGE ANGEL X5759
007 IM 3006 COURT OF TWO SISTERS X5795
008 IM 3007 IT'S ALRIGHT, BABY X5795
early 1962 poss. Goldband Studio, 313 Church Street, Lake Charles, LA – Leon Ashley
009 G1124B NOT GOING HOME Goldband G-1124
010 G1124A YOU WIN AGAIN Goldband G-1124
011 T-111-2/MB-19164 YOU GAVE ME THE REASON TO LIVE Tic Toc 111 Dot 45-16649
012 T-111-1/MB-19165 YOU'VE GOT A HEARTBREAK Tic Toc 111 45-16649
1965 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: M.S. Production)
013 SK4M-3903  THE WEAKNESS OF A MAN A 764/5
014 SK4M-3904 MOST MEN A 764/5/LSP-3900 GT 0691-2
1966 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley
015 T4KM-2471 SU SOW A 768
016 T4KM-2472? BEFORE YOU WERE MINE A 768/LSP-3900
November 1966 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton
017 E11W-1023 HOW CAN WE DIVIDE THESE LITTLE HEARTS Ashley A 350 45-990
018 E11W-1024 IF LOVE HAS DIED Ashley A 45-990
ca. Mid 1967 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley
019 ZTSB-128445/G-9230 LAURA (WHAT HE‘GOT I AIN‘T GOT) 2003 GT4-2041/LSP-3900 AYS-54001 A-3750 GT-0691-2
020 ZTSB-128446? WITH THE HELP OF THE WINE A 2003/LSP-3900 AYS-54001 A-3750 GT-0691-2
021 TELL HIM DADDY SAID "HELLO" LSP-3900
022 ZTSB-129163 CURTAIN OF SADNESS A 2025/LSP-3900 A-3750
023 THIS JUNGLE OF LIDE LSP-3900 ALPS3700
024 WHEN LONELINESS MOVES IN LSP-3900
025 None/ CL-7853* KEEPIN‘  HER MEMORY ALIVE 45-35005/LSP-3900
026 A LITTLE MORE HURT LSP-3900
027 TODAY'S THE DAY AFTER LSP-3900
028 BRANDED MAN LSP-3900
029 ZTSB-129092 ANNA, I'M TAKING YOU HOME A 2025/ALPS3700 AYS-54001 A-3750 GT-0691-2
ca. September 1967 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley  and Margie Simgleton (Producer: Don Tweedy, Leon Ashley)
030 4630 HANGIN‘ ON A-2015/A-3695 JS-6066
031 4631 FOUR O‘ CLOCK IN THE MORNING A-2015/A-3695 JS-6066 GT-0691-2
ca. January 1968 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Merle Kilgore and Leon Ashley)
032 45-2075-A MENTAL JOURNEY A 2075/A-3700 AYS-54001 GT-0691-2
033 45-2075-B ALL I CAN STAND A 2075
034 WR-466/G-9231 FLOWER OF LOVE A 4000 GT4-2041/JS-6069 ALPS3700 AYS-54001 A-3750 GT-0691-2
ca. February 1968 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton (Producer: Leon Ashley)
035 YOU'LL NEVER BE LONELY AGAIN A 3000/ A-3695  JS-6066
036 PARTING OF THE WAY A 3000/A-3695 JS-6066
ca Spring1968 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley
037 WR-465 PRAYERS CAN'T REACH ME A 4000/ALPS3700
1968 Varsity Studio, Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
038 ARP-1071 AIN‘T GONNA WORRY A-22/GT-0691-2
039 ARP-1072 ILLUSIONS OF LIFE A-22/A-3695 JS-6066
040 TOO MUCH LIVING IN TOO LITTLE TIME JS-6069
041 TO CHOOSE THE BAD JS-6069
042 AT THE RISK OF LOSING YOU JS-6069
043 BABY, I'M COMING HOME JS-6069
044 PACKING AND UNPACKING JS-6069
045 SHE STILL COMES AROUND JS-6069
046 YOU GAVE ME REASON TO LIVE JS-6069
047 ARP-1005 WHILE YOUR LOVER SLEEPS B-7000/AYS-54001 GT-0691-2
048 ARP-1006 THAT'S ALRIGHT B-7000
049 ARP-1027 WALKIN‘  BACK TO BIRMINGHAM 9000 AYS-54001 GT-0691-2
050 ARP-1028 IT'S ALL OVER BUT THE CRYING 9000/JS-6069 AYS-54001
1968 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (*with The Parking Lot Girls. Producer: Leon Ashley)
051 ARP-1131 OUR OLD LOVE SONG* A 100
056 ARP 1132 SHE PICKED ME UP A 100/A-3695 JS-6066
1969 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton
052 SO FAR NO GOOD TWENTIETH CENTURY MAN  A 3695 (1)
053 LOVE ME OR LEAVE ME A 3695
ca. January 1970 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
054 CL-7780 A LIFE FOR A WIFE 45-35001
055 CL-7781 BEES ARE MAKING HONEY 45-35001
056 HONEY (I MISS YOU) ALPS-3700
057 AS MUCH AS I CAN STAND ALPS-3700
058 I WANT TO LIVE ALPS3700
059 YOU'RE WHAT I NEED ALPS3700
060 ANOTHER TIME ANOTHER PLACE ALPS3700
061 SOMEWHERE IN THE CLOSET ALPS3700
062 YOU'RE JUST IN TIME ALPS3700
ca. January 1970 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton
063 CL-7786 ALL THAT LOVE IS GONE 45-35002
064 CL-7787 BLINDNESS OF THE WIFE 45-35002
ca. May 1970 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley
065 CL-7800 BRACE UP AND FACE IT 35003/AYS-54001
066 CL-7801 TELL HIM DADDY SAID HELLO 35003
067 WHAT IS TO BE WILL BE AYS-54001
ca. May 1970 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton (Producer: Leon Ashley)
068 CL-7822 HAPPY LOVING YOU ASH-35004 /A-3750
069 CL-7823 LOVE ME OR LEAVE ME ASH-35004
1970 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
070 TO LOVE WHAT'S LEFT OF ME AYS-54001
Mid 1971 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Don Tweedy, Leon Ashley)
071 CL-7870 THERE AIN‘T NO EASY WAY 35008
072 CL-7876 LOSING MAN 45-35008
Spring 1972 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
073 CL-7958 EASE UP 35010/A-3750
074 CL-7959 UNTIL DAWN 35010
Fall 1972 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
075 CL-7995 THERE'S NOT A SINGLE THING ABOUT HER (THAT I'D CHANGE) 35011
076 CL-7996 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDOP FALLS 45-35011/A-3750
1974 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley, *and Margie Singleton (Producer: Leon Ashley)
077 WRONG WOMEN'S ARMS ASH-3501
078 ALONE TOGETHER* ASH-3501
1974 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Norris Wilson)
079 CL-8028 LOVE FITS ME BETTER 35013
1974 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Norris Wilson)
080 CL-8040 OFF AND RUNNING 35013
1975 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
081 4195B I'LL BE THERE A7600
082 4195A IF I COULD SEE OVER THE MOUNTAIN A7600
1980 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
083 4180A LOOK WHAT LOVING ME HAS DONE TO YOU 5258
084 BAR ROOM IN DALLAS 5258
085 DEAR WILLIE (A LETTER FROM LUCKENBACH) 600/5323
1981 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
086 none WATCHING YOUR MEMORY GROW 702
087 none CAN YOU LIVE WITH THE WAY 702
1982 Nashville, TN – Leon Ashley (Producer: Leon Ashley)
088 LEAN ON ME  [HONEY LEAN ON ME*] Ashley 666/GT-0691-2
089 I AIN’T GOT OVER YOU YET  666
unknown date Nashville, TN - Leon Ashley and Margie Singleton (Producer: Leon Ashley)
090 MAKE IT ON YOUR OWN A-3750

ALBUMS
RCA Victor LPM/LSP-3900 Laura (What's He Got, I Ain't Got):
Laura (What's He Got That I Ain't Got); Tell Him Daddy Said "Hello"; Curtain Of Sadness; The Jungle Of Life; Most Men; With The Help Of The Wine; When Loneliness Moves In; Keeping Her Memory Alive; A Little More Hurt;. Before You Were Mine; Today's The Day After; Branded Man – 10-67 (MX: UPRM-8429/30(m); UPRS-8431/2(s))
Hilltop JS-6066 Ode To Billie Joe:  Ode To Billie Joe (Margie Singleton); Four O' Clock In The Morning; Petal From A Rose (Margie Singleton); She Picked Me Up (Leon Ashley); Parting Of The Ways; Hanging On; Big Boys Don't Need Mamas (Margie Singleton); Illusions Of Life (Leon Ashley); Wanderin' Mind (Margie Singleton); You'll Never Be Lonely Again – 68 w. Margie Singleton
Hilltop JS-6069 Flower Of Love: Flower Of Love; Too Much Living In Too Little Time; To Choose The Bad; At The Risk Of Losing You; Baby, I'm Coming Home; Rocking And Unpacking; It's All Over But The Crying; She Still Comes Around; You Gave Me Reason To Live – 10-68
Ashley A-3695 A New Brand Of Country: You’ll Never Be Lonely; Hanging On; Parting Of The Ways; Here We Go Again; If Love Has Died; How Can We Divide These Little Hearts; Love Me Or Leave Me; 4 O‘  Clock; Packin‘  And Unpackin‘ (Leon Ashley); Petal From A Rose (Margie Singleton) – 69 w. Margie Singleton (MX ARP 8061/2)  [note: on cover of album are listed: You’ll Never Be Lonely; Hanging On; Four O‘ Clock; Parting Of The Ways; Wandering Mind; Here We Go Again; Big Boys Don’t Need Mamas; Illusions Of love; All I Can Stand; Ode To Billie Joe; So Far No Good Twentieth Century Child – which was possbily the initial pressing of album]
Ashley ALPS-3700 Mental Journey: Mental Journey; Honey (I Miss You); As Much As I Can Stand; I Want To Live; You're What I Need; Another Time Another Place; Flower Of Love; Prayers Can't Reach Me; Somewhere In The Closet; Anna, I'm Taking You Home; You're Just In Time; This Jungle Of Life - 70
Ashley AYS-54001 The Best Of Leon Ashley: Brace Up And Face It; Laura; Mental Journey; Flower Of Love; To Love What's Left Of Me; While Your Love Steps; It's All Over But The Crying; Walking Back To Birmingham; Anna, I'm Taking You Home; What Is To Be Will Be; With The Help Of The Wine – 10-70
Ashley A-3750 Ease Up and By Special Request: Ode To Billy Joe - MS ; Before The Next Teardrop Falls – LA; Laura - LA ; With The Help Of The Wine – LA; Jesus Is My Pusher – MS; Curtain Of Sadness – LA; Anna, I'm Taking You Home – LA; Make It On Your Own – LA and MS ; Flower Of Love - LA ; Happy Loving You – MS + LA; I Guess I've Just Loved You Too Long – MS; Ease Up - LA - ca. 74 w. Margie Singleton
Gusto GT-0691-2 Laura (What's He Got, I Ain't Got):  Laura (What's He Got That I Ain't Got?); Mental Journey;  Flower Of Love;  Walking Back To Birmingham;  Anna, I'm Taking You Home;  Ain't Gonna Worry;  While Your Lover Sleeps;  Four O'Clock (w/ Margie Singleton);  With The Help Of The Wine;  Most Men;  Honey Lean On Me;  Ease Up (w/ Margie Singleton)  - 13-11-07




SINGLES
Goldband (1960)
G-1096 Just In Her Teens / Prize Possession – ca. 05-60
G-1104 He'll Never Go / If I Were Kin G Of The Universe – 07-60 (rev. July 25)
Imperial (1961)
X5759 Teen Age Angel / The Longest Walk - 06-61
X5795 It's Alright Baby / Court Of Two Sisters - 11-61
Goldband (1962)
G-1124 You Win Again / Not Going Home – 04-62 (rev. Apr. 21)
Tic Toc (1964 Goldband subsidiary)
111 You Gave Me The Reason To Live / You've Got A Heartbreak - 62 (reissued on Dot 45-16649 in July 1964)
Ashley (1965-)
A 764/765 Most Men / Weakness Of A Man - 65
A 768 Before You Were Mine / Su Sow - 66
A 350 If Love Has Died / How Can We Divide These Little hearts? – 07-66 w. Margie Singleton (rev. July 30, reissued on Monument 45-990 in December 1966)
A 2003 Laura (What He‘s Got I Ain‘t Got) / With The Help Of The Wine - 07-67 (rev. July 8)
A 2015 Hangin' On / Four O' Clock - 10-67 w. Margie Singleton
A 2025 Anna, I'm Taking You Home / Courtain Of Sadness - 11-67
A 2075 Mental Journey / All I Can Stand - 03-68 (rev. March 16)
A 3000 You'll Never Be Lonely Again / Parting Of The Ways - 04-68 w. Margie Singleton (rev. Apr. 20)
A 4000 Flower Of Love / Prayers Can't Reach Me - 07-68 (rev. July 6)
A 7000 While Your Lover Sleeps / That's Alright - 11-68 (rev. Nov. 23)
A 9000 Walking Back To Birmingham / It's All Over But The Crying - 03-69
A 22 Ain't Gonna Worry / Illusions Of Life - 07-69
A 100 Our Old Love Song / She Picked Me Up - 69
45-35001 A Life For A Wife / Bees Are Making Honey - 02-70
45-35002 All That Love Is Gone / Blindness Of The Wife - 02-70 w. Margie Singleton
45-35003 Brace Up And Face It / Tell Him Daddy Said Hello - 06-70 (rev. July 11)
45-35004 Happy Loving You / Love Me Or Leave Me - 06-70 w. Margie Singleton
45-35005 Mama's Ten / Keeping Her Memory Alive - 70
45-35008 There Ain't No Easy Way / Losing Man – 08-71 (rev. Aug. 7)
45-35010 Ease Up / Until Dawn – 05-72 (rev. May 27)
45-35011 There's Not A Single Thing About Me (That I'd Change) / Before The Next Teardrops Fall – 11-72
ASH-3501 Wrong Women's Arms / Alone Together (w. Margie Singleton) – 05-74
45-35013 Love Fits Me Better / Off And Running - 74
A7600 I'll Be There / If I Could See Over The Mountain - 75
Gusto GT4-2041 Laura (What He‘s Got I Ain‘t Got) / Flower Of Love – 79 (reissue)
600/5323 Dear Willie (A Letter From Luckenbach) / Laura - 80
5258 Look What Loving Me Has Done To You / Bar Room In Dallas - 81
ASHLEY-702 Watching Your Memory Grow / Can You Live With The Way – 81
666 Lean On Me / I Ain’t Got Over You Yet - 82