Monday, December 1, 2014

Sunshine Ruby



Ruby Jewell Bateman, *19-10-1939 Myrtle Springs, TX
3rd version

By Ruby and Glen Clower, Elvis Allen, Stanley Oberst, Kevin Coffey, Andrew Brown, Phil York [Cattle CD booklet];  Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Tony Middleton, Mario Manciotti, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS
8 February 1953 [17:30-21:00] WFAA Radio Station, Dallas, TX – Sunshine Ruby 9Sunshine Ruby [vcl], Bobby Williamson [gt], Benny Wayne Willbanks [el gt], Jimmy Keller [steel], Charles Grean [bass], Johnny Barrentino [drums], Sonny James [fiddle])
001 E3-VB-0556 LITTLE GIRL LOVE RCA Victor 47-5467/CCD-312
002 E3-VB-0557 TOO YOUNG TO TANGO 47-5250/CCD-312
003 E3-VB-0558 HEARTS WEREN'T MENT TO BE BROKEN 47-5250/CCD-312
004 E3-VB-0559 WAITIN' unissued
16 June 1953 [13:30-17:30] NBC Studio, Radio City Music Hall, New York City - Sunshine Ruby, * and Homer and Jethro (Sunshine Ruby [vcl], George Barnes [gt], Billy Mure [gt], Charles Grean [bass], Phil Kraus [drums], Marty Gold [piano], ? [xylophone]. Producer: Stephen Sholes) [overdub session: [1] Homer And Jethro [bck vcl*]]
005 E3-VB-1395 THAT AIN'T IN ANY CATALOGUE * [1] 47-5582/CCD-312
006 E3-VB-1396 DATIN' 47-5374 /CCD-312
007 E3-VB-1397 I GOT MY FIRST KISS LAST NIGHT 47-5582/CCD-312
17 June 1953 [10:00-13:00] NBC Studio, Radio City Music Hall, New York City - Sunshine Ruby (Sunshine Ruby [vcl] + Jack Turner And His Granger County Gang [prob. similar as on June 16 session])
008 E3-VB-1398 NOBODY ASKED ME TO DANCE 47-5374 /CCD-312
27 July 1953 [19:30-22:30] NBC Studio, Radio City Music Hall, New York City - Sunshine Ruby (Sunshine Ruby [vcl], George Barnes [gt], Allen Hanlon [gt], Sandy Block [bass], Phil Kraus [drums], Cy Levittan [piano]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
009 GOD BLESS US ALL  unissued
010 VAYA CON DIOS (MAY GOD BE WITH YOU) unissued
29 July 1953 [13:30-16:30] NBC Studio, Radio City Music Hall, New York City - Sunshine Ruby (Sunshine Ruby [vcl], Tony Mottola [gt], Hy White [gt],  Frank Carroll [bass], Bunny Shawker [drums], Marty Gold [organ]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
011 E3-VB-1674 I WANNA DO SOMETHING FOR SANTA CLAUS 47-5474/CCD-312
012 E3-VB-1675 TOO FAT FOR THE CHIMNEY 47-5474/CCD-312
013 E3-VB-1676 TOO OLD FOR TOYS (TOO YOUNG FOR BOYS) 47-5467/CCD-312
16 June 1954 [13:30-16:30] WFAA Radio Station Studio, Dallas, TX - Tommy Sands and Sunshine Ruby (Tommy Sands [vcl/gt], Sunshine Ruby [vcl], Bobby Williamson [gt], Paul Buskirk [mandolin] Jimmy Kelley [steel], Raymond Hurst [drums]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
014 E4-VB-4656 HANKERIN' 47-5860/CCD-312
015 E4-VB-4657 DON'T YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU 47-5860/CCD-312
17 June 1954 [13:30-16:30] WFAA Radio Station Studio, Dallas, TX - Sunshine Ruby (Sunshine Ruby [vcl], Bobby Williamson [gt], Leon Rhodes [el gt], Jimmy Kelley [steel], Charles Fisher [drums], Paul Blunt [piano]. Producer: Stephen Sholes)
016 E4-VB-4673 I’M SO BASHFUL 47-5806/CCD-312
017 E4-VB-4674 I DON’T CARE WHAT THE GENERAL SAID (I SURRENDER) 47-5931/CCD-312
018 E4-VB-4675 I THINK HE WINKED AT ME 47-5806/CCD-312
019 E4-VB-4676 MY DADDY HAS TWO SWEETHEARTS 47-593/CCD-312

ALBUMS
Cattle Compact [GER] CCD-312 Sweetheart Of The Big "D" Jamboree: Complete Releases 1953-1954:
Little Girl Love; Too Young To Tango; Hearts Weren't Meant To Be Broken; That Ain't In Any Catalog (With Homer + Jethro); Datin'; I Got My First Kiss Last Night; Nobody Asked Me To Dance; I Wanna Do Something For Santa Claus; Too Fat For The Chimney; Too Old For Toys (Too Young For Boys); Hankerin' (With Tommy Sands); Don't You Know I Love You (With Tommy Sands); I'm So Bashful; I Don't Care What The General Said (I Surrender); I Think He Winked At Me; My Daddy Has Two Sweethearts – 05


SINGLES
RCA Victor (1953-54)
20/47-5250 Too Young To Tango / Hearts Weren't Meant To Be Broken - 03-53 (rev. Apr. 4)
20/47-5374 Datin' / Nobody Asked Me To Dance - 07-53 (rev. Aug. 1)
20/47-5467 Little Girl Love / Too Old For Toys (Too Young For Boys) - 10-53 (rev. Oct. 23)
20/47-5474 I Wanna Do Something For Santa Claus / Too Fat For The Chimney - 11-53 (rev. Dec. 5)
20/47-5582 That Ain't In Any Catalog / I Got My First Kiss Last Night - 01-54 (rev. Jan. 2)
20/47-5806 I’m So Bashful / I Think He Winked At Me  - 08-54 (rev. Aug. 7)
20/47-5860 Don't You Know I Love You / Hankerin' - 10-54 w Tommy Sands (rev. Oct. 16)
20/47-5931 I Don't Care What The General Said (I Surrender) / My Daddy Has Two Sweethearts - 11-54 (rev. Nov. 27)

Anne Romaine



*01-11-1942 Atlanta, GA, +25-10-1995
By Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS


April/September 1975 Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, TN – Anne Romaine (Anne Romaine [vcl], Steve Young [ac gt],  Jerry McEwen [el gt/piano/bass drum/bck vcl], Charlie Gore [steel-2],  Steve Mendell [bass], Chris Laird [drums-3], Dave Ferguson [fiddle], Benny Goss [piano], Aubray Kelly [harmonica-1], Diana Williams, Larry Williams, Billy Jim Baker, Tom Rogers, [bck vcl]) [overdub sessions: Bobby Dyson’s Studio, Nashville, TN; Hall of Fame Studio, Nashville, TN; Swallow Recording Studio, Ville Platta, LA; Doppler Studio, Atlanta, GA]
001 RITA MARIE  (A LULLABY)  Rounder 4509/3009 
002 NO DEPOSIT, NO RETURN -1  Rounder 4509/3009
003 UNTOUCHED, RETURNED TO ME  -2-3 Rounder 3009 
004 TOM CAT BLUES  -3 Rounder 3009 
005 ON THE LINE  Rounder 3009
006 MOUNTAIN MORNING SUN  -2-3 Rounder 3009 
007 GETTIN' ON WOMAN -1-2-3 Rounder 3009 
008 YOU'VE BEEN TO THE BOTTOM  -2-3 Rounder 3009
009 SO LOW FOR SO LONG -1-2-3  Rounder 3009
010 GEORGIA COTTON MILL WOMAN -1-2-3  Rounder 3009
011 INDIANA FACTORY JOB  -2-3 Rounder 3009   
Ca 1985 unknown – Anne Romaine
012 I HAD LORETTA'S NEXT BIG HIT  Flying Fish FF 323
013 WORKING GIRL BLUES  Flying Fish FF 323 
014 REBEL GIRL  Flying Fish FF 323 
015 SOLIDARITY FOREVER  Flying Fish FF 323
016 FAMILIAR HANDS  Flying Fish FF 323
017 SHARE THE PAIN  Flying Fish FF 323 
018 NORTH CAROLINA  Flying Fish FF 323
019 THE OTHER KIND  Flying Fish FF 323
020 YOU CAN HAVE MY HUSBAND  Flying Fish FF 323
021 WATCHES FINE  Flying Fish FF 323
022 NO MILK AND HONEY IN BALTIMORE  Flying Fish FF 323
023 TAKE A STAND  Flying Fish FF 323 

ALBUMS

Rounder 3009 Getting’  On Country: Rita Marie; No Deposit, No Return; Untouched, Returned To Me; Tom Cat Blues; On The Line; Mountain Morning Sun; Gettin' On Woman; You've Been To The Bottom; So Low For So Long; Georgia Cotton Mill Woman; Indiana Factory Job - 76
Flying Fish FF 323 Take A Stand: I Had Loretta's Next Big Hit; Working Girl Blues; Rebel Girl; Solidarity Forever; Familiar Hands; Share The Pain;  North Carolina; The Other Kind; You Can Have My Husband; Watches Fine; No Milk and Honey In Baltimore; Take A Stand – 85
A Grassroots Christmas: (details unknown)

SINGLES
Rounder
4509 No Deposit, No Return / Rita Marie (A Lullaby) - 76

Van Trevor



Robert Frances Boulanger,*12-11-1940 Lewiston, ME,*06-12-2005
3rd version

By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti, Kend Heineman, Brent Emanuel
SESSIONS
November 1962 New York City – Van Trevor (orchestra conducted by Sid Bass. Producer: Bob Crewe)
001 6568 I WANT TO CRY Atlantic 45-2175
002 6569 TUESDAY GIRL 45-2175
1963 unknown – Van Trevor (Producer: Bob Crewe)
003 ZTSP-89624 A FLING OF THE PAST Vivid 1004
004 ZTSP-89625 C'MON BABY Vivid 1004
1964 unknown – Van Travor
005 DIRTY LIES Mala 478
006 RING DANG DO-DOO BABY Mala 478
1964 unknown – Van Travor and Saturday Knights
007 R5KM-7223/6224 SATISFACTION IS GUARANTEED Corsican M-131 Canadian American CA-181
008 R5KM-7224 LOUISIANA HOT SAUCE Corsican M-131 Canadian American CA-181
1965 unknown – Van Travor
009 FOR THIS GIRL Canadian American CA-188
010 GIRL FROM THE MAIN STREET DINER Canadian American CA-188
Fall 1965 unknown – Van Trevor
011 CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON SQUARE Claridge CR-305
012 THE MELTING SNOW Claridge CR-305
1966 unknown – Van Trevor (Producer: Hank Hunter)
013 O.M. 15983 BORN TO BE IN LOVE WITH YOU Bandbox No. 367/1001 TES 4008 CI 730
014 O.M. 15984 IT'S SO GOOD TO BE LOVED Bandbox No. 367/1001
1966 unknown – Van Trevor (Producer: Dick Heard)
015 OUR SIDE Bandbox No. 371/1001
016 WHEN YOU'VE LOST YOUR BABY Bandbox No. 371/1001
017 CHRISTMAS ON THE COUNTRY Bandbox No. 373/1001
018 A FOOL CALLED ME Bandbox No. 374/1001
019 HE'S LOSING HIS MIND Bandbox No. 374/1001
020 WHITE GARDENIA Bandbox 1001
021 EVERLASTING LOVE Bandbox 1001
022 A FOOL CALLED ME Bandbox 1001
023 LONELY RIVERMAN Bandbox 1001
024 CINCINNATI Bandbox 1001
025 A GRAIN OF SALT Bandbox 1001
1967 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: Stan Shulman and Dick Heard)
026 YOU'VE BEEN SO GOOD TO ME Date 2-1565/TES-4008 CI 730
027 SUNDAY MORNING 2-1565/ TES-4008
028 TAKE ME ALONG WITH YOU Date 2-1594
029 ZSP-136485 GUITAR Date 2-1594/ TES-4008
030 YOUR LOVE SHINES A LIGHT TES-4008
031 WHO EVER HEARD OF SUCH A THING TES-4008
032 TIME IS RUNNING OUT ON ME TES-4008
033 UNTIL THE DAY I DIE TES-4008
034 OUR SIDE TES-4008 CI 730
035 THIS MOUNTAIN IS GROWING TES-4008
Fall 1968 unknown – Van Trevor (session leader: Lloyd Green. Producer: Dick Heard)
037 RA-800 THE THINGS THAT MATTER Royal American RA-280/RA-2800 CI 730
038 SPRING Royal American RA-2800
039 RA-801 BAND OF GOLD Royal American RA-280/
early 1969 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (session leader: Bill Pursell. Producer: Dick Heard)
040 A MAN AWAY FROM HOME RA-283/RA-2800 CI 730
041 I'VE GOT TODAY TO LIVE FOR RA-283/RA-2800
1969 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (session leader: Larry Butler. Producer: Dick Heard)
042 ONLY THE LONELY (KNOW THE WAY I FEEL) Royal American RA-2800
043 DADDY'S LITTLE MAN RA-289/RA-2800
044 WITH PEN IN HAND Royal American RA-2800
045 FUNNY, FAMILIAR, FORGOTTEN FEELINGS RA-289/RA-2800 CI 730
1969 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (session leader: Henry Strzelecki. Producer: Dick Heard)
046 RIBBON OF DARKNESS Royal American RA-2800
047 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN Royal American RA-2800
048 SAGINAW, MICHIGAN Royal American RA-2800
late 1969 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor
049 MERCY HOSPITAL RA-3
050 SOMETHING'S MISSING IN ME RA-3
051 LUZIANA RIVER RA-9
052 SWEET DIANA RA-9
Summer 1970 unknown – Van Trevor
053 WISH I WAS HOME, INSTEAD RA-23/CI 730
054 DID I HAVE A GOOD TIME (AT THE SUNDOWN NUDIST CAMP)? - RA-23
ca early 1971 unknown – Van Trevor
055 LONELY LOOKING WOMEN RA-31
056 JOHNNIE AND ANNIE RA-31
1972 unknown – Van Trevor
057 SHINY NEW PENNY RA-67
058 YOU AND ONLY YOU RA-67
1976 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
059 CI-385 STICKY SITUATION Country Int. CI-112
060 LOVE IS LIKE A RED, RED ROSE Country Int. CI-112
1976 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
061 CI-389 GOODBYE, MY SON, GOODBYE Country Int. CI-114
062 IT ALL ADDS UP TO LOVE Country Int. CI-114
1977 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor and The Kean Brothers (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
063 JIMMY'S IN THE WHITE HOUSE CI-121
064 A LITTLE BIT OF FEVER CI-121
1977 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
065 CI-399 I’LL BE HOME  CI-124 CI-126
066 CI-400 WHO'S CHEATING WHO Country Int. CI-126/CI 730
Ca 1977 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
067 HEY JESUS, DON’T BE WORRY CI-728
1978 Nashville, TN – Van Trevor (Producer: John Abbott and Jake Payne)
068 LUZIANA RIVER CI-131/CI 730
069 VIRGIL BENSON'S RUDE AWAKENING CI-131 CI-136/CI 730
070 NASHVILLE MAGIC CI-136





ALBUMS
Band Box 1001 Come Over To “Our Side“:
Our Side; White Gardenia; Everlasting Love; A Fool Called Me; Lonely Riverman; Christmas In The Country; Born To Be In Love With You; It’s So Good To Be Loved; When You’ve Lost Your Baby; Cincinnati; A Grain Of Salt; He’s Losing His Mind - 04-67 (rev. May 6. Mono only)
Date TEM-3008/TES-4008 You've Been So Good To Me: You've Been So Good To Me; Your Love Shines A Light; Who Ever Heard Of Such A Thing; Born To Be In Love With You; Time Is Running Out On Me; Until The Day I Die; Our Side; This Mountain Is Growing; Guitar; Sunday Morning – 11-67
Royal American RA-2800 Funny, Familiar, Forgotten Feelings: Ribbon Of Darkness; I've Got Today To Live For; Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel); Man Away From Home; Daddy's Little Man; You Gave Me A Mountain; With Pen In Hand; Saginaw, Michigan; The Things That Matter; Spring; Funny, Familiar, Forgotten Feelings - 69
Country International CI-730 Greatest Hits: Luziana River; Wish I Was Home Instead; Born To Be In Love With You; You’ve Been So Good To Me; A Man Away From Home; Our Side; Funny Familiar Forgotten Feelings; The Things That Matter; Virgil Benson’s Rude Awakening; Who’s Cheatin’ Who - 80

SINGLES
Atlantic (1962)
45-2175 I Want To Cry / Tuesday Girl - 63
Vivid (1963)
45-1004 –V C'mon Baby / A Fling Of The Past – 08-63
Mala (1964)
478 Dirty Lies / Ring Dang Do-Doo Baby - 64
Corsican (1964)
M-138 Satisfaction Is Guaranteed / Louisiana Hot Sauce - 64
Canadian American (1964-65)
CA-181 Satisfaction Is Guaranteed / Louisiana Hot Dance - 64
CA-188 For This Girl / The Girl From The Main Street Diner - 65
Claridge (1965)
CR-305 Christmas In Washington Square / The Melting Snow - 11-65
Band Box (1966)
No. 367 Born To Be In Love With You / It's So Good To Be Loved - 03-66
No. 371 Our Side / When You've Lost Your Baby – 12-09-66
No. 373 Christmas On The Country; Christmas Greetings / Peny Starr: Holiday Driving; Johnny Dollar: Holiday Safety - 11-66
No. 374 A Fool Called Me / He's Losing His Mind – 04-67
Date (1967-68, Columbia subsidiary)
2-1565 You've Been So Good To Me / Sunday Morning - 07-67
2-1594 Take Me Along With You / Guitar - 03-68
Royal American (1968-72)
RA-280 Band Of Gold / The Things That Matter - 11-68
RA-283 A Man Away From Home / I've Got Today To Live For - 04-69 (rev. May 3)
RA-289 Funny, Familiar, Forgotten Feelings / Daddy's Little Man - 09-69
RA-3 Mercy Hospital / Something's Missing In Me – 01-70
RA-9 Luziana River / Sweet Diana – 04-70
RA-23 Wish I Was Home, Instead / Did I Have A Good Time (At The Sundown Nudist Camp)? - 09-70
RA-31 Lonely Looking Women / Johnnie And Annie – 02-71
RA-67 Shiny New Penny / You And Only You - 72
Country Int. (1976-78)
CI-112 Sticky Situation / Love Is Like A Red, Red Rose - 76
CI-114 Goodbye, My Son, Goodbye / It All Adds Up To Love - 76
CI-121 Jimmy's In The White House / A Little Bit Of Fever -01-77 (rev. Jan. 29)
CI-124 I‘ll Be Home / ? - 77
CI-126 I'll Be Home / Who's Cheating Who – 77
CI-128 Hey Jesus, Don’t You Worry / ? – 7-
CI-131 Luziana River / Virgil Benson's Rude Awakening – 08-78 (rev. Aug, 26)
CI-136 Nashville Magic / Virgil Benson's Rude Awakening – 01-79 (rev. Jan. 27)