Saturday, February 14, 2015

America’s Bluegrass Band



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS

2005 Rivertrack Studio, Fort Gay, WV – America’s Bluegrass Band (Melvin Goins [vcl],  Ernie Thacker [vcl/gt], John McNeely [gt],  Don Rigsby [vcl/mandolin/fiddle], Billy Rose [vcl/banjo/gt],  Randy Kohrs [resophonic gt/ Weisenborn gt], Matthew Thacker [bass], Mike Feagan [fiddle])
001 SHOUTIN' ON THE HILLS OBR 25051  
002 ME AND JESUS OBR 25051
003 PRECIOUS MEMORIES OBR 25051
004 RANK STRANGERS OBR 25051
005 LITTLE WHITE CHURCH OBR 25051
006 I'M WORKIN' ON A BUILDING OBR 25051
007 ZION'S HILL OBR 25051
008 HE SHOWED ME THE WAY OBR 25051  
009 VISION OF MOTHER OBR 25051  
010 MOTHER I'M SORRY OBR 25051  
011 CABIN ON THE HILL OBR 25051
012 SINNER IN SIN TOO LONG OBR 25051
013 WHO WILL SING FOR ME OBR 25051
014 CRYIN' HOLY OBR 25051
015 BEULAH LAND OBR 25051   


ALBUMS

Ol‘ Blue OBR 20051 America’s Favorite Hymns: Shoutin' On The Hills; Me And Jesus; Precious Memories; Rank Strangers; Little White Church; I'm Workin' On A Building; Zion's Hill; He Showed Me The Way; Vision Of Mother; Mother I'm Sorry; Cabin On The Hill; Sinner In Sin Too Long; Who Will Sing For Me; Cryin' Holy; Beulah Land - 05

Ernie Thacker



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS  see also America’s Bluegrass Band
25 September 1990 River Track Studio, Louisa, KY – Ralph Stanley and Ernie Thacker (Ernie Thacker [gt], Ralph Stanley [banjo], Ralph 'Hank' Smith [gt], Ralph Stanley II [gt], Jack Cooke [bass], Curly Ray Cline [fiddle])
001 DON'T ASK ME WHY River Track Studio RTS-1525
002 I THINK I'LL GO AWAY River Track Studio RTS-1525
003 BUCKWHEAT River Track Studio RTS-1525
004 HOLDIN' ON River Track Studio RTS-1525
005 SWEETEST LOVE River Track Studio RTS-1525
006 WEARY HEART YOU STOLE AWAY River Track Studio RTS-1525
007 KITTEN AND THE CAT River Track Studio RTS-1525
008 JEALOUS River Track Studio RTS-1525
009 PAINT THE TOWN River Track Studio RTS-1525
010 HOME IN THE MOUNTAIN River Track Studio RTS-1525
Ca 1994 unknown - Ernie Thacker and Junior Blankenship Band (            Ernie Thacker [vcl/mandolin], Junior Blankenship [vcl/gt],  Barry Clevenger [banjo], Butch Bailey [vcl/bass], Art Stamper [fiddle])
011 TRAIN KEEPS RIDING Copper Creek CCCD 0136
012 HOME AGAIN Copper Creek CCCD 0136
013 KENTUCKY BANJO Copper Creek CCCD 0136  
014 SING ME BACK HOME Copper Creek CCCD 0136
015 BLUE RIDGE CABIN HOME Copper Creek CCCD 0136  
016 LEAVING YOU TODAY Copper Creek CCCD 0136  
017 USED TO BE Copper Creek CCCD 0136
018 I'M LONESOME WITHOUT YOU Copper Creek CCCD 0136
019 TENNESSEE BLUES Copper Creek CCCD 0136
020 NO MOTHER OR DAD Copper Creek CCCD 0136
021 GREMIS Copper Creek CCCD 0136
022 WITHOUT YOU Copper Creek CCCD 0136  
023 I'M READY TO GO HOME Copper Creek CCCD 0136
1995 unknown - Ernie Thacker and Junior Blankenship Band
024 TEARS OF GOLD Atteiram API-CD-1730
025 KENTUCKY MANDOLIN Atteiram API-CD-1730  
026 BEAUTIFUL LIFE Atteiram API-CD-1730
027 FADED LOVE Atteiram API-CD-1730  
028 OLD VIRGINIA Atteiram API-CD-1730  
029 ROCK SALT AND NAILS Atteiram API-CD-1730
030 OUR LAST GOODBYE Atteiram API-CD-1730
031 CHALK UP ANOTHER NEW Atteiram API-CD-1730  
032 BILL CHEATHAM Atteiram API-CD-1730   
2000 unknown – Ernie Thacker and Route 23 (Ernie Thacker [vcl/gt], Mike Mullins [banjo/hmny vcl], Matt Stacy [mandolin/hmny vcl], Matthew Thacker [bass/hmny vcl])
033 WILD HORSES Crosscut CR 1117   
034 MIAMI, MY AMY Crosscut CR 1117  
035 MOLLY Crosscut CR 1117  
036 TOO LATE FOR LOVIN' Crosscut CR 1117  
037 WHISKEY AND WOMEN Crosscut CR 1117  
038 BACKBONE JOB Crosscut CR 1117   
039 REBECCA Crosscut CR 1117  
040 SIX MORE MILES Crosscut CR 1117
041 LONELY AND BLUE Crosscut CR 1117  
042 WORRIES AND TROUBLES Crosscut CR 1117  
043 WHERE THERE'S A WILL THERE'S A WAY Crosscut CR 1117  
2001 unknown – Ernie Thacker
044 LITTLE PIECE OF LAND Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
045 FATHER, SON AND HOLY GHOST Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
046 ANOTHER PIECE OF MY HEART Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
047 MOMMA PREACHED AND DADDY PLOWED Doobie Shea DS CD 2004
048 OLD KENTUCKY HOME Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
049 OLD BARN Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
050 YOUR OWN BRAND OF MISERY Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
051 THE CHILL OF LONESOME Doobie Shea DS CD 2004
052  HIGHWAY OF SORROW Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
053 WHISKEY AND WOMEN Doobie Shea DS CD 2004  
054 OLD TIME DRUNKARD Doobie Shea DS CD 2004
Fall 2006 Rivertrack Studio, Fort Gay, WV – Ernie Thacker (Ernie Thacker [vcl/gt], Dick Roach [vcl/banjo], Brandon Shupping [mandolin], Matthew Thacker [vcl/bass gt], + John Rigsby [fiddle])
055 THE BALLAD OF CHARLIE DILL Pinecastle PRC 1167  
056 DETROIT CITY CHILL Pinecastle PRC 1167   
057 THIS DRINKIN' WILL KILL ME Pinecastle PRC 1167   
058 FRIDAY ONCE AGAIN Pinecastle PRC 1167  
059 THE HANGMAN Pinecastle PRC 1167   
060 KEITH, HOW MANY? Pinecastle PRC 1167  
061 I WISH YOU KNEW Pinecastle PRC 1167  
062 CHURCH UPON THE HILL Pinecastle PRC 1167  
063 PICKIN' UP THE PIECES Pinecastle PRC 1167  
064 ROLLIN' ON THESE RUBBER WHEELS Pinecastle PRC 1167  
065 SUNDAY MORNING COMING DOWN Pinecastle PRC 1167   
066 WORD OF MOUTH Pinecastle PRC 1167  



ALBUMS

River Track Studio RTS 1525 Holdin' On: Don't Ask Me Why; I Think I'll Go Away; Buckwheat; Holdin' On; Sweetest Love; Weary Heart You Stole Away; Kitten And The Cat; Jealous; Paint The Town; Home In The Mountain – ca 90 w. Ralph Stanley (reissued on Crosscut CR 1121)
Copper Creek CCCD 0136  Tennessee Blues: Train Keeps Riding; Home Again; Kentucky Banjo;  Sing Me Back Home; Blue Ridge Cabin Home;  Leaving You Today;  Used to Be; I'm Lonesome Without You; Tennessee Blues;  No Mother Or Dad;  Gremis; Without You;  I'm Ready To Go Home - 95 Ernie Thacker and Junior Blankenship Band
Atteiram API-CD 1730 Tears Of Gold:  Tears Of Gold; Kentucky Mandolin; Beautiful Life
Faded Love; Old Virginia; Rock Salt And Nails; Our Last Goodbye; Chalk Up Another New; Bill Cheatham - 95 Ernie Thacker and Junior Blankenship Band
Crosscut CR 1117 Backbone Job: Wild Horses;  Miami, My Amy;  Molly;  Too Late For Lovin';  Whiskey and Women;  Backbone Job;  Rebecca;  Six More Miles;  Lonely and Blue;  Worries and Troubles; Where There's A Will There's A Way - 00 w. Route 23
Doobie Shea DS-CD 2004 The Chill Of Lonesome: Little Piece Of Land; Father, Son and Holy Ghost; Another Piece Of My Heart; Momma Preached And Daddy Plowed; Old Kentucky Home; Old Barn; Your Own Brand Of Misery; The Chill Of Lonesome; Highway Of Sorrow; Whiskey And Women; Old Time Drunkard. - 30-01-02
Pinecastle PRC 1167 The Hangman: The Ballad Of Charlie Dill;  Detroit City Chill;  This Drinkin' Will Kill Me;  Friday Once Again;  The Hangman;  Keith, How Many?;  I Wish You Knew;  Church Upon The Hill;  Pickin' Up The Pieces;  Rollin' On These Rubber Wheels;  Sunday Morning Coming Down;  Word Of Mouth - 08