Saturday, December 27, 2014

Bill Floyd



2nd version

By Vaclav Zpatecka, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst, Kent Heineman

SESSIONS

Ca August 1957 unknown – Bill Floyd – music by The Swingsters
001 663A HEY BOY Starday Custom 45-663/CCD 1156505 TG 932
002 663B HEARTBREAK Starday Custom 45-663
CHIEF CCD 1156505 ULTRA RARE ROCKABILLY’S VOL. 5 (NED, 1993); TEXAS OLD TG 932 STARDAY STORY, VOL. 2 (NED, 1993)
1964 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd
003 HATE ME FOR AWHILE Great 1004
004 BLUE AND ALL ALONE 1004
Ca March 1965 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd
005 SoN-19261 WEARING OUT MY FINGERS Great 1015
006 SoN-19262 THEY ALL KNOW YOU 1015
Summer 1965 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd (Producer: Slim Williamson)
007 SW 27 THREE TIME LOSER Great 1048 /Carbill GEN0503
008 SW 28 HERE WE GO AGAIN Great 1048
1966 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd (Producer: Joe Wright)
009 FREEDOM'S CAUSE Topic 8017/LP 8001 
010 THIS TIME SHE'S GONE Topic 8017/LP 8001 Carbill GEN 0503
011 ONE TIME TOO MANY BEFORE Topic 8025/LP 8001
012 THE EFFECTS YOUR LEAVING HAD ON ME Topic 8025/LP 8001
1967 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd (Producer: Joe Wright)
013 I CUT THE APRON STRING LAST NIGHT Topic 8028/LP 8001 GEN 0503
014 YOU CAN'T GET THERE FROM HERE Topic LP 8001
015 UPTOWN CITY SLICKER Topic LP 8001 Carbill BF 50903          
016 NOW IT'S ALL OVER Topic LP 8001
017 SOMEBODY ELSE'S HUSBAND Topic 8028/LP 8001 GEN 0503
018 LEAVE ME ALONE Topic LP 8001
019 SoN 51391 I'LL HUFF AND I'LL PUFF Topic 8034 Wayside WS-1010 /Topc LP 8001
020 SoN 51392 IT'S OVER, IT'S FINISHED, IT'S DONE Topic 8034/Wayside WS-1010/Topic LP 8001
Summer 1968 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd (Producer: Little Richie Johnson)
021 WS-1025A BUBBLES IN THE WINE Wayside WS-1025
022 WS-1025B I'M GONNA MAKE YOU THROW ROCKS – Wayside WS-1025
1971 unknown – Bill Floyd
023 FIRST DAY OF FOREVER Country Artists 1025
024 YOU'RE A NO NO Country Artists 1025
025 FUNNY 1034 /Carbill BF 50903
026 MARY DON'T LIVE THERE ANYMORE  1034
1974 Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd (Producer: Finley Duncan, Jim Foster)
NR-4883-1 LIVING RE-RUN Minaret 4883/Carbill GEN 0503
NR-4883-2 BECAUSE I LOVE YOU 4883/ Carbill GEN 0503
I JUST WANT TO THANK YOU Minaret MIN 206
TO LOSE YOU Minaret MIN 206
1970s Nashville, TN – Bill Floyd
IT’S OVER, I DON’T LOVE YOU ANYMORE  Country Artists CA LP-1003
Carbill GEN 0503
PRIDE IS A SUCH LONELY THING  Carbill GEN 0503
KELLY’S BARN AGAIN Country Artists CA LP-1003
COUNTRY ARTISTS CA LP-1003 TOWN’N COUNTRY NITE HAWKS
1970s Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Bill Floyd
THE AMERICAN TRILOGY Sunshine Country 4321SC
NASHVILLE AFTER DARK Sunshine Country 4321SC
WAR IS HELL Sunshine Country 4321SC
MAN ENOUGH TO STAY AWAY Sunshine Country 4321SC
DON'T COME HOME AT ALL Sunshine Country 4321SC
NASHVILLE YOU'RE A WOMAN Sunshine Country 4321SC
MY WHISKEY TALK AGAIN Sunshine Country 4321SC
UPTOWN CITY SLICKER Sunshine Country 4321SC
I'LL DO YOU A FAVOR Sunshine Country 4321SC
WAITRESS WANTED Sunshine Country 4321SC
THE LEGEND OF BUFORD PUSSER Sunshine Country 4321SC
Ca 1970s Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Bill Floyd
NO MORE FOR ME THANK YOU Carbill GEN 0503
I THOUGHT I FELT GOOD  GEN 0503
Bill Floyd later recorded for Carbill Productions, no recording data known (see albums list)



ALBUMS

Topic LP-8001 This Is Bill Floyd: One Time Too Many Before; I'll Huff And I'll Puff; I Cut The Apron String Last Night; You Can't Get There From Here; Uptown City Slicker; Now It's All Over; It's Over, It's Finished, It's Done; Somebody Else's Husband; This Time She's Gone; The Effects Your Leaving Had On Me; Leave Me Alone; Freedom's Cause – ca 12-67 (MX: SoN 52901/2)
Sunshine Country 4321SC Bill Floyd And The Countrymen: The American Triology; Nashville After Dark; War Is Hell; Man Enough To Stay Away; Don't Come Home At All; Nashville You're A Woman; My Whiskey Talk Again; Uptown City Slicker; I'll Do You A Favor; Waitress Wanted; The Legend Of Buford Pusser
Carbill Prod. BF-50903 Lookin‘ Back: Nightlife; That's The Way Love Goes; Funny; You Just Don't Love Me Anymore; My Baby's Gone;  That's Why I Sing This Way;  But, On The Other Hand;  My Whiskey Talk Again;  Uptown City Slicker; I'm Gonna Write You A Love Song -  (recorded in Nashville, TN)
Carbill Prod. ? Vintage: Just About As Near To Heaven; Tonight's The Night; If There Were Two Of Me; To Lose You; I Just Want To Thank You;  Lots Of Happiness;  The First Day Of Forever; Blue And All Alone;  It's Over, It's Finished, It's Done; I'll Huff And I'll Puff;  The Effects Your Leaving Had On Me; One Time Too Many Before; Mary Don't Live There Anymore
Carbill Prod. ? Bill and Harold Floyd Live: Where Am I Gonna Live; Kansas City; Crazy; Neon Moon; For The Good Times; If Bubba Can Dance [Harold Floyd]; He Stopped Loving Her Today; Too Many Rivers; I'm Gonna Hire A Wino; The American Trilogy; Look At Us [Harold Floyd]; Set Em' Up Joe; It's Only Make Believe; I'd Love to Lay You Down; Waltz Medley: Could I Have This Dance / Tennessee Waltz / (Kentucky Waltz; Jack's Song; You Can't Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd; The Grand Tour; Foggy River; God Bless the USA; The Party's Over –
Carbill Prod. GEN 0503 Living A Rerun: Living A Rerun; Because I Love You; Pride Is Such A Lonely Thing; It's Over I Don't Love You Anymore; Kelly's Bar Again; This Time She's Gone; You're A No No; No More For Me, Thank You; I Thought I Fell Good; Three Time Loser;  I Cut The Apron Strings; Somebody Else's Husband





SINGLES
Starday Custom (1957)
45-663 Hey Boy / Heartbreak  - 10-57 (rev. Oct. 14)
Great (1964-65)
1004 Hate Me For Awhile / Blue And All Alone – 64
1015 Wearing Out My Fingers / They All Know You – 05-65 (rev. May 29)
1048 Three Time Loser / Here We Go Again - 65
Topic (1966-67)
8017 Freedom's Cause / This Time She's Gone
8025 One Time Too Many Before / The Effects Your Leaving Had on Me – 66
8028 I Cut The Apron String Last Night / Somebody Else's Husband
8034 I'll Huff And I'll Puff / It's Over, It's Finished, It's Done – 67 (reissued on Wayside 1010)
Wayside (1967-68)
WS-1010 I'll Huff And I'll Puff / It's Over, It's Finished, It's Done – 12-67 (rev. Dec. 16)
WS-1025 Bubbles In The Wine / I'm Gonna Make You Throw Rocks – ca. 10-68
Country Artists (1971)
1025 First Day Of Forever / You're A No No – 71
1034 Funny / Mary Don't Live There Anymore – 71
Minaret (1974)
NR-4883 Living Re-Run / Because I Love You – 74 (also on LHP 847 in 1981)
MIN 206 I Just Want To Thank You / To Lose You -



Red Steed



By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank, Dick Grant

SESSIONS

ca October 1964 unknown - Red Steed
001 ST-7223/ZTSB-99793 I STILL SEE YOUR FACE  Nashville 5202 K-Ark 676
002 ST-7224/ZTSB-99794 NO ONE WILL EVER KNOW  Nashville 5202 K-Ark 676
003 ST-7225/ZTSB-101685 YOU'RE THE ONE  NV-5243
004 ST-7226/ZTSB-101686 TALK TO ME LONESOME HEART  NV-5243
1966 poss. Nashville, TN – Red Steed (Producer: John Capps)
005 BAD FOR ME K Ark 685
006 LONELY TIMES ARE COMING  685
1967 unknown – Red Steed
007 THE HURT Major MR 1012
008 IF THE TABLES OF THE WORLD (WERE TURNED AROUND)  Major MR 1012
Early 1968 unknown – Red Steed
009 TOO MUCH FOR YOU Major MR 1033
010 LAST LETTER Major MR 1033
1970s unknown – Red Steed
011 NR 2613-1 AND THEN SOME MR 1196
012 NR 2613-2 MAKING BELIEVE  MR 1196
1985 unknown – Red Steed
013 MS 1051A  TULSA Motion Sound MS 1051



SINGLES
Nashville (1964)
NV-5202 No One Will Ever Know / I Can See Your Face – 65
NV-5243 Talk To Me Lonesome Heart / You’re The One – 11-65 (rev. Dec. 4)
K/Ark (1966)
676 No One Will Ever Know / I Still See Your Face - 66 (reissue of NV 5202)   
685 Bad For Me / Lonely Times Are Coming – 66
Major Recording Company [MRC]  (1967-)
MR 1012 The Hurt / If The Tables Of The World (Were Turned Around) - 67
MR 1033 Too Much For You / Last letter – 04-68 (rev. May 4)
MR 1196 And Then Some / Making Believe
Motion Sound (1985)
MS 1051A Tulsa / Tulsa – 25-06-85 (promo)