Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Ronnie Self



*05-07-1938 Springfield, MO – +28-08-1981

2nd version

by Richard Weize, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS


ca. May 1956 Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (unknown musicians. Producer. Felton Jarvis)
001 1011 PRETTY BAD BLUES 45-9714/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 CCD 1156508 BCD 15972 SCCD 1125
002 1012 THREE HEARTS LATER 45-9714/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
003 1033 SWEET LOVE 45-9768
004 1034 ALONE 45-9768
CHIEF CCD 1156508 ULTRA RARE ROCKABILLY’S VOL.8 (NED, 1993); BEAR FAMILY BCD 15972 THAT’LL FLAT GIT IT VOL.13  (GER, 2003); SMITH SCCD 1125 GREAT ROCKABILLY JUST ABOUT (NED, 2007, 2CD)
1956 [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
00401 BOPPIN‘ THE BLUES Hydra BCK 27113 CTJCD 3
COTTON TOWN JUBILEE CTJCD 3 HONKY TONK ROCKABILLIES VOL.1 (GER, 1997);
16 February 1957 [17:30-20:30] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (Grady Martin [gt], Hank Garland [gt], Lightnin¢ Chance [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Don Law)
005 CO 57495/OB 1293/JZSP-39661 BIG FOOL 4-40875/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5710 CDCHT 786 BCD 16722
006 CO 57496/OB 1294/JZSP-39662 FLAME OF LOVE 4-40875/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
007 CO 57497/OB 1295/JZSP-39663 BLACK NIGHT BLUES unissued/ BCD-15436
BIG TONE BT 5710 CBS ROCKABILLY CLASSICS VOL.1  (UK, 1993); ACE CHCHD 785 COLUMBIA ROCKABILLY VOL.1 (UK, 2000);  BEAR FAMILY BCD 16725 THAT’LL FLAT GIT IT VOL.25 (GER, 2005); ACE CHCHD 786 COLUMBIA ROCKABILLY VOL.2  (UK, 2000)
29 June 1957 Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (unknown musicians. Producer: Don Law)
008 CO 58484/OB 1391/JZSP-41881 AIN'T I'M A DOG 4-40989/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5710 CDCHD 785 BCD 16725
009 CO 58485/OB 1392/JZSP-41882 TOO MANY LOVERS unissued/ BCD-15436
010 CO 58486/OB 1393/JZSP-41883 ROCKY ROAD BLUES 4-40989/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5710 EPC 22100 CDCHD 786 CTJCD 3 BCD 16722
011 CO 58487/OB 1394/JZSP-41884 DO IT NOW unissued/ BCD-15436
ACE CHCHD 785 COLUMBIA ROCKABILLY VOL.1 (UK, 2000);
1957 [live] unknown – Ronnie Self
01101 SHORT FAT FANNIE BCK 27113 CTJCD 3
01102 FLAME OF LOVE BCK 27113
01103 ROLL OVER BEETHOVEN BCK 27113 CTJCD 3
01104 ROCKY ROAD BLUES BCK 27113
01105 BOPPIN‘ THE BLUES BCK 27113
16 December 1957 [14:00-17:00] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (John Hill [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Ike Inman [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Marvin Hughes [piano]. Producer: Don Law)
012 CO 60047/OB 1468/JZSP-42815 BOP A LENA 4-41101/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5710 CDCHD 786 CTJCD 3 CTJCD 4 BCD 16722 LP 012
013 CO 60048/OB 1469/JZSP-42816 I AIN'T GOIN' NOWHERE 4-41101/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
014 CO 60049/OB 1470/JZSP 42817 YOU'RE SO RIGHT FOR ME 4-41241/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 CDLR 802 CDCHD 785
EPIC EPC 22116 ROCKABILLY STARS VOL.2 (1981, 2LP); ACE CDCHD 800 GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ROCK AND ROLL VOL.9  (UK, 2001); ACE CHCHD 815 THEM ROCKABILLY CATS!  (UK, 2001); COTTON TOWN JUBILEE CTJCD 4 HONKY TONK ROCKABILLIES VOL.2  (GER, 1997); FLAME 012 DESPARATE ROCK AND ROLL VOL.2 (UK, 1990); LUCKY CDLR802 ROCKABILLY GOLD VOL.2 (UK, 1996)
1958 [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
01401 GRANDMA’S ROCKIN‘  Redita R 139 BCK 27113
01402 MONEY HONEY Redita R 139 BCK 27113
01403 KEEP A KNOCKIN‘  Redita R 139 BCK 27113
01404 LONG TRAIN TO MEMPHIS Redita R 139 BCK 27113
1958 [live] unknown – Ronnie Self
01405 BOP A LENA  BCK 27113  [alt.] BCK 27113
01406 I WANT YOU TO KNOW BCK 27113
01407 SWEET LITTLE SIXTEEN BCK 27113 CTJCD 3
25 March 1958 [19:30-22:30] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN - Ronnie Self (John Hill [gt], Joseph Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Don Law)
015 CO 60794/OB 1529/JZSP-43420 DATE BAIT 4-41166/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5711 BCD 16725
016 CO 60795/OB 1530/JZSP-43421 BIG BLON' BABY 4-41166/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
017 CO 60796/OB 1531/JZSP 43422 PETRIFIED 4-41241/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 BT 5711 BCD 16725
BIG TONE BT 5711 CBS ROCKABILLY CLASSICS VOL.2 (UK, 1993); BEAR FAMILY BCD 16725 THAT’LL FLAT GIT IT VOL.25 (HER, 2005);
17 July 1959 [18:00-21:30] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self/* The Bantams (Hank Garland [gt], Jack pruett [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Owen Bradley)
018 107788/NA 10793 BIG TOWN 9-30958/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
019 107789/NA 10794 THIS MUST BE THE PLACE 9-30958/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436 MCA 25089 BT 5716
MCA MCA-25089 ROCKABILLY CLASSICS VOL.2  (1987); UK BIG TONE CT 5716 MCA ROCKABILLIES VOL.4  (UK, 1993)
26 May 1960 [23:30-02:30] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (Grady Martin [gt], Hank Garland [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Owen Bradley)
020 109251/NA 11162 SO HIGH 9-31131/ BCD-15436
021 109252/NA 11163 I'VE BEEN THERE 9-31131/ BCD-15436
15 November 1960 [12:15-15:15] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (Hank Garland [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano] + vocal chorus. Producer: Owen Bradley)
022 109872/NA 11311 UGLY STICK unissued/ BCD-15436
023 109873/NA 11312 SOME OTHER WORLD unissued/ BCD-15436
024 109874/NA 11313 GO GO CANNIBAL unissued/ BCD-15436
13 September 1961 [19:15-23:15] Bradley Film and Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (Grady Martin [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano], Boots Randolph [sax], Bill McElhiney [trumpet], Cam Mullins [trumpet], Karl Gavin [trumpet] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Owen Bradley)
025 111083/NA 11708 INSTANT MAN 31351/ BCD-15436
026 111084/NA 11709 SOME THINGS YOU CAN'T CHANGE 31351/ BCD-15436
027 111085/NA 11710 MOON BURN unissued/ BCD-15436
15 August 1962 [19:00-22:15] Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (Jerry Kennedy [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Joseph Zinkan [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Owen Bradley)
028 112512/NA 12156 OH ME OH MY 31431/ BCD-15436
029 112513/NA 12157 WHISTLING WORDS unissued/ BCD-15436
030 112514/NA 12158 PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE 31431/ BCD-15436
10 June 1963 Sun Custom Recording Studio, 319 17th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Ronnie Self (unknown musicians)
031 K-7054 BLESS MY BROKEN HEART K-546/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
032 K-7055 HOUDINI K-546/ Colde 2014 BCD-15436
Mid 1960s [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
03201 ABOUR CURED Redita R 139 BCK 27113
03202 I CAN’T KICK YOU Redita R 139
03203 HAIR OF THE DOG BCK 27113
03204 THE HURT IS FREE BCK 27113
03205 HOW CARELESS OF ME BCK 27113
1967 unknown – Ronnie Self
033 U4KM-9701 LONG DISTANCE KISS Scratch 828R-9701/BCK 27113
034 U4KM-9702 AIN'T I A DANDY Scratch 828R-9701/BCK 27113
1968 unknown – Ronnie Self (Producer: Dale Hawkins)
035 8559-BW HIGH ON LIFE Amy 11009/BCK 27113
036 8560-BW THE ROADS KEEP WINDING Amy 11009/Redita R-139 BCK 27113
Late 1960s [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
03601 WHEN HE FLIES AWAY  Redita R 139 BCK 27113
03602 GET OUT OF MY LIFE Redita R 139
03603 THAT WOMAN Redita R 139
03604 BEAT, BROKE AND BLUE  Redita R 139
Late 1960s or early 1970s [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
03605 HOME IN YOUR HAND Redita R 139
03606 BIGGEST DOG IN TOWN Redita R 139
03607 HAIR OF THE DOG Redita R 139
03608 MY OWN KICK GOING Redita R 139 BCK 27113
03609 THE BOSS DAUGHTER Redita R 139
03610 WILD AND WOOLY LIFE Redita R 139 BCK 27113
03611 AIN’T THAT GOOD WOOD Redita R 139
1978 [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
03612 I’M GONNA TRY YOU BCK 27113
03613 HERE COMES AUTHORITY BCK 27113
03614 I STARTED THE WORLD WAR I  BCK 27113
03615 I’VE BEEN BROUGHT DOWN BCK 27113
1981 [demo sessions] unknown – Ronnie Self
03616 WAITIN‘ FOR THE GIN TO HIT ME BCK 27113

ALBUMS
Colde 2014 Ronnie Self:
Pretty Bad Blues; Three Hearts Later; Big Fool; Flame Of Loves; Ain't I'm A Dog; Rocky Road Blues; Bop A Lena; I Ain't Goin' Nowhere; Date Bait; Big Blon' Baby; You're So Right For Me; Petrified;This Must Be The Place; Big Town; Houdini; Bless My Broken Heart – 76 (reissued in Spain on Alligator 56.0077 in 1986)
Bear Family [GER] BCD-15436 Bop-A-Lena: Bop A Lena; I Ain't Goin' Nowhere; You're So Right For Me; Ain't I'm A Dog;Too Many Lovers; Date Bait; Big Blon' Baby; Petrified; Flame Of Loves; Big Fool; Black Night Blues; Pretty Bad Blues; Three Hearts Later; Rocky Road Blues; Do It Now; Bless My Broken Heart; This Must Be The Place; Big Town; Some Other World; Instant Man; Oh Me Oh My; Whistling Words; Past Present And Future; So High; I've Been There; Moon Burn; Some Things Can't Change; Houdini; Go Go The Cannibal; Ugly Stick – 15-07-90
Redita [NED] R-139 Rockin' Ronnie Self: Home In Your Hand (demo late sixties/early seventies);  Biggest Dog In Town (demo late sixties/early seventies); Hair Of The Dog (demo mid sixties); My Own Kick Going (demo late sixties/early seventies); The Boss' Daughter (demo late sixties/early seventies); Wild And Wooly Life (demo late sixties/early seventies); Ain't That Good Wood (demo late sixties/early seventies); About Cured? (demo mid sixties); I Can't Kick You (demo mid sixties); Grandma's Rockin' (demo 1958); Money Honey (demo 1958); Keep A Knockin' (demo 1958); Long Train To Memphis (demo 1958); When He Flies Away (demo late sixties); Get Out Of My Life (demo late sixties); That Woman (demo late sixties); Beat, Broke And Blue (demo late sixties); The Road Keeps Winding (Amy 11009) - 99
Hydra [GER] BCK 27113 Mr. Frantic Is Boppin' The Blues: Introduction by Biff Collie; Bop A Lena (live 1958); Short Fat Fannie (live 1957); Flame Of Love (live 1957); Roll Over Beethoven (live 1957); Grandma's Rockin' (demo 1958); Money Honey (demo 1958); Boppin' The Blues (demo 1956); About Cured (demo mid sixties); Hair Of The Dog (demo mid sixties); Rocky Road Blues (live 1957); I Want You To Know (live 1958); Sweet Little Sixteen (live 1958); Keep A Knockin' (demo 1958); Long Train To Memphis (demo 1958); High On Life (Amy 11009); The Road Keeps Winding (Amy 11009); When He Flies Away (demo late sixties); I'm Gonna Try You (demo 1978); Boppin' The Blues (live 1957); Bop A Lena (live 1958); The Hurt Is Free (demo mid sixties); How Careless Of Me (demo mid sixties); Long Distance Kiss (Scratch 828R-9701); Ain't I A Dandy (Scratch 828R-9701); Here Comes Authority (demo 1978); I Started World War I. (demo 1978); I've Been Brought Down (demo 1978); My Own Kick Going (demo late sixties/early seventies); Wild And Wooly Life (demo late sixties/early seventies); Waitin' For The Gin To Hit Me (demo 1981) - 01

EPs
Columbia
B-2149 Big Fool; Flame Of Love / Ain't I'm A Dog;  Rocky Road Blues – 01-58
Norton
EP 024 Mr. Frantic: Bop-A-Lena;  Rocky Road Blues /  Flame Of Love;  WTOL Radio Interview
           

SINGLES
ABC Paramount (1956)
45-9714 Pretty Bad Blues / Three Hearts Later – 06-56
45-9768 Sweet Love / Alone – 11-56 (probably unissued)
Columbia (1957-58)
4-40875-c Big Fool / Flame Of Love – 11-03-57
4-40989-c Ain't I'm A Dog / Rocky Road Blues – 19-08-57
4-41101 Bop-A-Lena / I Ain't Goin' Nowhere – 27-01-58
4-41166 Big Blon' Baby / Date Bait – 14-04-58
4-41241 Uyou're So Right For Me / Petrified – 08-58
Decca (1959-62)
9-30958 Big Town / This Must Be The Place - 08-59
9-31131 I've Been There / So High - 08-60
31351 Some Things You Can't Change / Instant Man - 01-62
31431 Oh Me, Oh My / Past, Present And Future - 10-62
Kapp (1963)
K-546 Houdini / Bless My Broken Heart - 08-63
Scratch (1967)
828R-9702 Long Distance Kiss / Ain't I A Dandy - 67
Amy (1968)
11,009 High On Life / The Road Keeps Winding – 68

Dorsey Harvey



By Michal Gololobov, Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS
1977 unknown – Dorsey Harvey (Dorsey Harvey [mandolin], Steve Johnson/ Chris Montgomery/ Dan Spires/ Fred Bartenstein [gt], Beck Gentry [mandolin], Bob Leach [banjo], Ron Murphy [bass], David Harvey [fiddle/ mandolin]. Producer: Sharon and Kenneth Davidson)
001 LEADOUT Poca River 500  
002 RAWHIDE Poca River 500  
003 TECO TECO Poca River 500  
004 BLACKBERRY BLOSSOM Poca River 500  
005 FIDDLER'S WALTZ Poca River 500  
006 KENTUCKY MANDOLIN Poca River 500  
007 WAYFARING STRANGER Poca River 500  
008 RED APPLE RAG Poca River 500  
009 DOC HARRIS THE FISHERMAN Poca River 500  
010 BIG SANDY Poca River 500  
011 RUTLANDS REEL Poca River 500  
012 RED HAIRED BOY Poca River 500  
013 CRAZY CREEK Poca River 500  

ALBUMS

Poca River  500 Dorsey Harvey: Leadout; Rawhide; Teco Teco; Blackberry Blossom; Fiddler's Waltz; Kentucky Mandolin; Wayfaring Stranger; Red Apple Rag; Doc Harris The Fisherman; Big Sandy; Rutlands Reel; Red Haired Boy; Crazy Creek - 77

Stephen Simmons



by Praguefrank

SESSIONS

ca 2003 [live] Mufreesboro, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/gt/ harp])
00001 THE SUPERSTORE
00002 MEMORIES
00003 KISS ME BABY
00004 LOSERVILLE
00005 BLACK SKIES
00006 JUST GO
00007 HOUSTON
00008 LONELY TOWN
00009 A SOFT BED
00010 BULLS IN THE RING
00011 START OUT AS ANGELS
00012 SWEET SALVATION
00013 LONG WALK BACK HOME
00014 HIGHWAY PATROLMAN
tracks above issued on album Superstone, unknown five of them on debut album Stephen Simmons Live
2004 Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/gt], Kenny Vaughn [], Dave Jacques [bass], Paul Griffith [drums], David Henry [cello]. Producer: Eric Fritsch)
001 THE GOOD LIFE Stephen Simmons 1873  
002 LAST CALL Stephen Simmons 1873  
003 COUNTY LINES Stephen Simmons 1873
004 BETTY I'M MARRIED Stephen Simmons 1873  
005 CALLING Stephen Simmons 1873  
006 LOSERVILLE Stephen Simmons 1873  
007 DIRTY SIDE OF ME Stephen Simmons 1873
008 FORGIVE ME FATHER Stephen Simmons 1873  
009 SHIRLEY'S STABLES Stephen Simmons 1873  
010 LAY ON THE TRACKS Stephen Simmons 1873  
011 JUST LIKE LOVE Stephen Simmons 1873  
012 SHUT-UP SAMANTHA Stephen Simmons 1873  
013 GREY SKIES Stephen Simmons 1873  
014 BAPTISM Stephen Simmons 1873  
015 BOW DOWN Stephen Simmons 1873  
016 SWEET SALVATION Stephen Simmons 1873 
2005 Eastwood Studios, East Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ ac gt/ harmonica])
017 DRINK RING JESUS Locke Creek 002
018 TIME TO PAY Locke Creek 002
019 CARPENTER SKILLS Locke Creek 002
020 YOU GIVE US Locke Creek 002  
021 DEVIL'S WORK IS NEVER DONE Locke Creek 002  
022 CRYIN' ELVIS Locke Creek 002  
023 DANTE'S BLUES NO. 7 Locke Creek 002
024 HIS TIME Locke Creek 002  
025 NEXT STOP REDEMPTION Locke Creek 002  
026 LONG WAY TO GO Locke Creek 002
21 April 2007 [live-Blue Highways Festival] Utrecht, NED – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/gt], Dave Coleman [gt])
02601 TIME TO PAY
02602 SHIRLEY'S STABLES
02603 FORGIVE ME FATHER
02604 DRINK RING JESUS
02605 DEVIL'S WORK IS NEVER DONE
02606 LAY ON THE TRACKS
02607 SHINE
02608 COUNTY LINES
tracks above issued on album Live At Blue Highways
2007 House Of David, 1205 16th Ave. South, Nashville,  TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ gt/ harp], Richard McLaurin [gt/lap steel/ organ/Mellotron/bck vcl], Joe McMahan [el gt], Al Perkins [lap steel], Billy Mercer [bass], Ken Lewis [drums/percussion], Tammy Rogers [fiddle/strings], David Briggs [piano/ organ/ keyboards], Jodi Haynes, Dave Peterson [bck vcl]. Producer: Richard McLaurin)
027 DON'T MIND ME Me and My Records 1030   
028 HOLD YOU TODAY Me and My Records 1030
029 NEW SCRATCHES Me and My Records 1030  
030 WE'LL SEE Me and My Records 1030
031 LONG ROAD Me and My Records 1030  
032 CLOUDY IN L.A. Me and My Records 1030  
033 DOWN TONIGHT Me and My Records 1030   
034 HEY Me and My Records 1030  
035 BLUES ON A SUNNY DAY Me and My Records 1030  
036 GO EASY ON ME Me and My Records 1030  
037 ALL THE TIME I'VE GOT Me and My Records 1030
2008 Wow And Flutter Studios, Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt/ harmonica/ percussion], Joe McMahan [el gt/steel/percussion], David Egan [keyboards]. Producer: Joe McMahan)
038 THE BLAME'S ON U.S.
039 BLOODY MESS
040 CHARLIE'S FOXHOLE
041 ARBUSTO BLUES
042 OPEN LETTER TO THE TROOPS
tracks above issued on album The Blame's on U.S.
2008 La Garage Studios, East Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt/harp], Richard McLaurin [steel/ dobro/ mandolin/ el gt/ keyboards/ percussion]) [overdubs: House Of David, Nashville, TN]
043 ALTAMONT IN THE SNOW
044 OH ALLISON (TRY AGAIN)
045 MEMPHIS MOON
046 HEY SHANNON
047 A MAN WALKS INTO A BAR
048 ASHEVILLE GIRL
049 EASY
050 PINS AND NEEDLES
051 AMANDA
052 T' SERCLAES
053 HARD TO SMILE
tracks above issued on album Girls
October 2010 [live] unknown, Europe – Stephen Simmons and Becca Smith (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt], Becca Smith [vcl/violin]
05301 DREAMING MY DREAMS WITH YOU
05302 WEDDING BELLS
05303 SPINNER OF TALES
2011 Eastwood Studios, East Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt/harmonica], Eric Fritsch [gt/B3-Hammond], Dave Coleman [gt], Alex McCollough [steel], Smith Curry [lap steel], Tim Marks/Dave Jacques [bass], Matt Crouse [drums/percussion], Paul Griffith [drums], Jen Gunderman [piano/wurlitzer/ B-3 Hammond/ harmonium/accordian], Wendy Newcomer [bck vcl])
054 I'M LATE
055 PARCHCORN FALLS
056 SPARK
057 EMPTY BELLY BLUES NO.32
058 STEP RIGHT UP AND PLACE YOUR BETS
059 THE CIRCUS
060 C'MON WORLD
061 HEART TROUBLE
062 JUST WHAT I GOT
063 KOOL IN NASHVILLE
064 HADLEY'S BEND
065 BORN WITH A MIND
066 SHINE; BY MY SIDE
067 I AM NOT
068 LIMAVADY BLUES
069 DANGEROUS DAYS FOR DREAMERS
070 REVELATIONS NO.34
071 BARS ON WOODLAND
072 SPINNER OF TALES
tracks above issued on album The Big Show
2013 Eastwood Studios, Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons
Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt], Dave Coleman [gt], Eric Fritsch [el gt/bass/ Hammond B3], Alex McCollough [steel], Tim Marks [bass], Marty Lynds [drums/ percussion], Jen Gunderman [Hammond B3/piano/ hmny vcl]. Producer: Stephen Simmons)
073 HEARSAY
074 EMILY'S EYES
075 I'LL BE YOUR JOHNNY CASH
076 THE BOOBIE BUNGALOW GENTLEMEN'S CLUB
077 I AIN'T LONELY
078 GOLD AND SILVER
079 HORSE CAVE, KENTUCKY
080 STARDUST
081 SANTA CRUZ RIDGE
082 HARD IT GOES
083 JUST LIKE A SAD SONG
Tracks above issued on album Hearsay
2013 Howard's Apartment Studio, Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons: [vcl/ac gt], Dave Coleman [gt/ mandolin/ violin/ organ/ percussion/ bass], Jared Manzo [upright bass], Dave Ray [drums/ percussion], Eamon McLoughlin [violin], Jen Gunderman [bck vcl]. Producer: Dave Coleman)
084 RED DIRT
085 DEMISE OF LEVI PRINCE
086 GUARDIAN, WEST VIRGINIA
087 LEADER OF MEN
088 SID COPLEY'S SHADOW
089 SINNER'S GRIN
090 OLD MAN AND THE TRAVELER
091 HITCHHIKER'S BLUES (LIVING'S FOR THE DYING)
Tracks above issued on album What The Midnight Swallows Whole
2014 Howard's Apartment Studio, Nashville, TN – Stephen Simmons (Stephen Simmons [vcl/ac gt], Dave Coleman [gt/ bass/ mandolin/ hmny vcl]. Producer: Stephen Simmons)
092 POOR AND HORNY
093 DRAMA KINGS AND QUEENS
094 ONLY ONE FOR ME
095 TALKING PREHISTORIC BLUES
096 CRUTCHES
097 I DON'T LIKE YOU TOO
098 STOLEN BABY ELEPHANT (INCIDENT AT THE ST. LOUIS ZOO)
099 OKALOOSA COUNTY
100 CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
101 EVERYTHING'S JUST RIGHT
Tracks above issued on album Silly, Sad and True


ALBUMS

Stephen Simmons ? Stephen Simmons Live: Five Song Sampler: (tracks unknown) – ca 03 (album reissued with bonuses in 2007 as The Duperstore)
Stephen Simmons 1873 Last Call: The Good Life; Last Call; County Lines; Betty I'm Married; Calling; Loserville; Dirty Side of Me; Forgive Me Father; Shirley's Stables; Lay on the Tracks; Just Like Love; Shut-Up Samantha; Grey Skies; Baptism; Bow Down; Sweet Salvation – 06-04                   
Locke Creek 002/Me And My Americana Records 1025 Drink Ring Jesus: Drink Ring Jesus;Time to Pay; Carpenter Skills; You Give Us; Devil's Work Is Never Done; Cryin' Elvis; Dante's Blues No. 7; His Time; Next Stop Redemption; Long Way to Go – 17-01-06
Locke Creek ? The Superstore: The Superstore; Memories; Kiss Me Baby; Loserville; Black Skies; Just Go; Houston; Lonely Town; A Soft Bed; Bulls in the Ring; Start Out as Angels; Sweet Salvation; Long Walk Back Home; Highway Patrolman – 21-08-07
Me and My Americana Records MMACD 1030 Something in Between: Don't Mind Me;  Hold You Today; New Scratches; We'll See; Long Road; Cloudy In L.A.; Down Tonight;  Hey; Blues On A Sunny Day; Go Easy On Me; All The Time I've Got – 24-09-07
Locke Creek ? The Blame's on U.S.: The Blame's on U.S.; Bloody Mess; Charlie's Foxhole; Arbusto Blues; Open Letter to the Troops – 26-08-08
Locke Creek no # (UPC884502000740) Girls: Altamont in the Snow; Oh Allison (Try Again); Memphis Moon; Hey Shannon; A Man Walks into a Bar; Asheville Girl; Easy; Pins and Needles; Amanda; T' Serclaes; Hard to Smile – 15-01-09
CRS ? Live At Blue Highways: Time To Pay; Shirley's Stables; Forgive Me Father; Drink Ring Jesus; Devil's Work Is Never Done; Lay On The Tracks; Shine; County Lines – 15-09-09
Blue Rose BLUDP 0549 The Big Show: I'm Late; Parchcorn Falls; Spark; Empty Belly Blues No.32; Step Right Up And Place Your Bets; The Circus; C'mon World; Heart Trouble; Just What I Got; Kool In Nashville; Hadley's Bend; Born With A Mind; Shine; By My Side;
I Am Not; Limavady Blues; Dangerous Days For Dreamers; Revelations No.34; Bars On Woodland; Spinner of Tales - 19-07-11
Locke Creek ? Hearsay: Hearsay; Emily's Eyes; I'll Be Your Johnny Cash; Boobie Bungalow Gentlemen's Club, The; I Ain't Lonely; Gold and Silver; Horse Cave, Kentucky; Stardust; Santa Cruz Ridge; Hard It Goes; Just Like a Sad Song – 06-08-13
? Live At the Root: Forgive Me Father; Time To Pay; Hadley's Bend; Long Road; We'll See; County Lines; Devil's Work Is Never Done; Asheville Girl; Lay On The Tracks; Don't Mind Me; All The Time I've Got – 16-12-13 (sampler)
Locke Street ? What The Midnight Swallows Whole: Red Dirt; Demise Of Levi Prince; Guardian, West Virginia; Leader Of Men; Sid Copley's Shadow; Sinner's Grin; Old Man And The Traveler; Hitchhiker's Blues (Living's For The Dying) – 25-03-14
Locke Street ? Silly, Sad And True: Poor and Horny; Drama Kings and Queens; Only One For Me; Talking Prehistoric Blues; Crutches; I Don't Like You Too; Stolen Baby Elephant (Incident at The St. Louis Zoo); Okaloosa County; Cape of Good Hope; Everything's Just Right – 08-07-14
There is a lot of Stephen Simmons concerts in digital format on http://stephensimmons.bandcamp.com/

Wink Martindale




Winston Konrad Martindale, *04-12-1933 Jackson, TN
2nd version
By Praguefrank, Bill Daniels, Mario Manciotti, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS
1958 unknown - Wink Martindale
001 1038 THOUGHT IT WAS MOONLOVE  O.J. 1009
1039 unknown title  unissued
002 1040 LOVE'S GOT ME THINKIN' O.J. 45-1009
February 1958 Hollywood, CA –  Wink Martindale
003 MB-10645  I DON’T SUPPOSE  45-15728
004 MB-10646  ALL LOVE BROKEN LOOSE  45-15728
May 1959 Hollywood, CA –  Wink Martindale (Producer: Randy Wood)
005 MB-13051 NOW YOU KNOW HOW IT FEELS 45-15968
006 MB-13052 DECK OF CARDS 45-15968 45-16491 45-150 DOA-17606/DLP-25245 DLP-25403 HLP-12128
May-October 1959 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Producer: Randy Wood)
007 JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE  Dot DLP-25245 DLP-25403 HLP-12128
008 THE SHIFTING WHISPERING SANDS  Dot DLP-25245 HLP-12128
009 PEACE IN THE VALLEY  Dot DLP-25245 HLP-12128
010 TREES  Dot DLP-25245 HLP-12128
011 BEYOND THE SUNSET  Dot DLP-25245 DLP-25403  HLP-12128
012 LITTLE BOY BLUE  Dot DLP-25245 HLP-12128
013 MOON RIVER  Dot DLP-25245  HLP-12128
September 1959 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Producer: Randy Wood)
014 MB-13463 LOVE'S OLD SWEET SONG  45-16083 
October 1959 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
015 MB-13567 MELODY OF LOVE  Dot 45-16316/DLP-25245 DLP-25403  HLP-12128
October 1959 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
016 MB-13579 STEAL AWAY 45-16051/DLP-25245 DLP-25403 HLP-12128
November 1959 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
017 MB-13777 LIFE GITS TEE-JUS DON'T IT  45-16020
018 MB-13778 BLUE BOBBY SOX 45-16051
019 MB-13779 I NEVER SEE MAGGIE ALONE 45-16020 
1960 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
020 JOSHUA (JOSHUA FIT DE BATTLE OF JERICHO)  Dot DLP-25293
021 DAVID AND GOLIATH (GOLIATH BIG GOLIATH)  Dot DLP-25293 
022 WISDOM OF SOLOMAN (UNDERSTANDING HEART)  Dot DLP-25293 
023 JONAH AND THE WHALE (YOU CAN'T RUN AWAY FROM THE LORD JONAH)   Dot DLP-25293       
024 DANIEL AND THE LION'S DEN (SHADRACK)  Dot DLP-25293
025 CREATION (LET THERE BE LIGHT)  Dot DLP-25293    
026 ADAM AND EVE (EVE MOTHER OF MAN)  Dot DLP-25293 
027 CAIN AND ABEL (AM I MY BROTHER'S KEEPER)  Dot DLP-25293
028 JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS (HAVE A LITTLE FAITH JOSEPH)   Dot DLP-25293               
029 NOAH AND THE ARK (DIDN'T IT RAIN)  Dot DLP-25293
030 MOSES AND THE PROMISED LAND (GO DOWN MOSES)  Dot DLP-25293
031 STORY OF JOB (I BELIEVE)  Dot DLP-25293   
ca March 1960 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
032 MB-14742 LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG ADDRESS 45-16083 
ca August 1960 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
033 MB-15243 I WANNA PLAY HOUSE 45-16138
034 MB-15244 THE GLORY OF LOVE  45-16138
ca. June 1961 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Orchestra conducted by Milt Rodgers. Producer: Randy Wood)
035 MB-16020 BLACK LAND FARMER 45-16243 45-16491 DOA-17606/DLP-25403
036 MB-16021 MAKE HIM HAPPY  45-16243
ca Mid 1961 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
037 BIG BAD JOHN  DLP-25403
038 I’M  MOVIN‘ ON DLP-25403
039 ON THE BANKS OF THE OLD PONTCHARTRAIN DLP-25403
040 MOMMY PLEASE STAY HOME WITH ME  DLP-25403
041 MB-16170 THE THING 45-16316 /DLP-25403     
October 1961 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
042 MB-16244 MAN NEEDS A WOMAN 45-16282 
043 MB-16245 THREE STEPS TO THE PHONE  45-16282 
ca February 1962 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
044 MB-16634  THE WORLD‘S GREATEST MAN 45-16347 
045 MB-16635 SWEET LITTLE LOVEABLE YOU   45-16347
ca December 1962 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
046 MB-17620 VISION AT THE PEACE TABLE 45-16435 45-16863/DLP-25692
047 MB-17621 unknown title
048 MB-17622 unknown title
049 MB-17623 I SAW ME  45-16435 
ca May 1963 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
050 MB-18130 THE NEXT TIME 45-16500 
051 MB-18131 unknown title
052 MB-18132 A VIOLET AND A ROSE  45-16500 
ca August 1963 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale
053 MB-18344 NEVERTHELESS 45-16531/DLP-25571
054 MB-18345 I HEARD THE BLUEBIRDS SING 45-16351
ca September 1963 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale  and Robin  Ward
055 MB-18421 THE FIRST KISS 45-16555/DLP-25571
056 MB-18422 OUR LOVE AFFAIR 45-16555/DLP-25571
057 MB-18423 A STRING AN ERASER AND A BLOTTER    45-16698/  DLP-25571                                
ca January 1964 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale, * and Robin Ward (arr. And conducted by Jimmy Haskell)
058 WITH MY EYES WIDE OPEN I'M DREAMING*  DLP-25571                               
059 MB-18690 HEY GIRL, HEY BOY* 45-16628/DLP-25571
060 THE NEXT TIME     DLP-25571                                                      
061 MB-18692 MY TRUE LOVE* 45-16698/DLP-25571
062 MB-18693 BIG BUILDIN'* 45-16597/DLP-25571
063 MB-18694 WHY DON'T THEY UNDERSTAND* 45-16597/DLP-25571
064 MB-18695 BORN TOO LATE* 45-16628/DLP-25571
065 THE NEARNESS OF YOU*   DLP-25571                                                  
December 1965 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Producer: Bunny Rabin)
066 MB-20519 GIDDYUP GO 45-16821/DLP-25692  
067 MB-20520 THE WORKING MAN'S PRAYER 45-16821/DLP-25692
ca December 1965-January 1966 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Billy Vaughn Orchestra. Producer: Bunny Rabin)
068 MEN IN MY LITTLE GIRL'S LIFE  Dot DLP-25692    
069 BOLL WEEVIL  Dot DLP-25692                      
040 TROUBLE IN THE AMEN CORNER  Dot DLP-25692      
071 OLD TIGE  Dot DLP-25692                        
072 FIVE CARD STUD  Dot DLP-25692                  
073 WHERE DOES LOVE GO  Dot DLP-25692              
January 1966 Hollywood, CA – Wink Martindale (Billy Vaughn Orchestra. Producer: Bunny Rabin)
074 MB-20661 TO A SLEEPING BEAUTY  Dot 45-16863/DLP-25692
1973 Nashville, TN – Wink Martindale
075 S-1377 DECK OF CARDS Ranwood R 963
076 THE LORD'S PRAYER Ranwood R 963
1974 Nashville, TN – Wink Martindale and Jimmy Martin
077 AMERICA: AN AFFIRMATION R-1005 
078 PEOPLE R-1005 
1983 unknown – Wink Martindale (Producer: Jerry Fuller)
079 TO A SLEEPING BEAUTY Casino C 150
080 NOW I HAVE THE TIME  Casino C 150


ALBUMS
Dot DLP-3245/DLP-25245 Deck Of Cards: Deck Of Cards; Melody Of Love; Steal Away; Just A Closer Walk With Thee; The Shifting Whispering Sands; Peace In The Valley; Trees; Beyond The Sunset; Little Boy Blue; Moon River – 59 (MX: LPS 75,302/3; reissued on Hamilton HLP-12128)
Dot DLP-3293/DLP-25293 The Bible Story - Volume 1:  Joshua (Joshua Fit De Battle Of Jericho); David And Goliath (Goliath Big Goliath); Wisdom Of Soloman (Understanding Heart); Jonah And The Whale (You Can't Run Away From The Lord Jonah); Daniel And The Lion's Den (Shadrack); Creation (Let There Be Light); Adam And Eve (Eve Mother Of Man); Cain And Abel (Am I My Brother's Keeper); Joseph And His Brothers (Have A Little Faith Joseph); Noah And The Ark (Didn't It Rain); Moses And The Promised Land (Go Down Moses);  Story Of Job (I Believe) - 60                                            
Dot DLP-3403/DLP-25403 Big Bad John: Big Bad John; Black Land Farmer; Melody Of Love; I'm Movin' On; Just A Closer Walk With Thee; The Thing; Deck Of Cards; On The Banks Of The Old Pontchartrain; Steal Away; Beyond The Sunset; Peace In The Valley; Mommy, Please Stay Home With Me - 61
Dot DLP-3571/DLP-25571 My True Love: My True Love; Big Buildin'; Our Love Affair; Nevertheless; Next Time; Hey Girl; Why Don't They Understand; Born Too Late; With My Eyes Wide Open; Nearness Of You; First Kiss; String, An Eraser And A Blotter - 64
Hamilton HLP-128/HLP-12128 Deck Of Cards: Deck Of Cards; Melody Of Love; Steal Away; Just Acloser Walk With Thee; The Shifting Whispering Sands; Peace In The Valley; Trees; Beyond The Sunset; Little Boy Blue; Moon River - 65
Dot DLP-3692/DLP-25692 Giddy Up Go: Men In My Little Girl's Life; Boll Weevil; Trouble In The Amen Corner; Old Tige; Five Card Stud; Where Does Love Go?; To A Sleeping Beauty; Vision At The Peace Table; Working Man's Prayer - 66
Century Hill ? Winking At Life - God, Country, Mom and Apple Pie: (tracks unknown) – 00
Century Hill 4404 That Was Elvis To Me: That Was Elvis To Me; Elvis And Me-Interview on Top Ten Dance Party,  WH;  Elvis And Me-Transatlantic Phone Interview – 03-00
Di Sofa Entertainment ? Deck Of The Cards: (tracks unknown) – 13-04-10 (Performed Live On The Ed Sullivan Show /1959)


Spoken word albums
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Barry White: (tracks unknown) – 09-74
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Frank Sinatra: (tracks unknown) - 74
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Engleburt Humperdinck: (tracks unknown) – 75
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Neil Diamond: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Elvis Presley: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Vic Damone: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Pat Boon: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Nat King Cole: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Henry Mancini, vol. 1: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Henry Mancini, vol. 2: (tracks unknown)
Wink Martindale Ent. ? Wink Martindale Remembers Roger Williams: (tracks unknown)
Century Hill 4404-2 That Was Elvis To Me:That Was Elvis To Me; Elvis And Me-Interview On Top Ten Dance Party, Wh; Elvis And Me-Transatlantic Phone Interview For Wi – 11-03-00

EPs
Slap A Ham (1997)
33 Together At Last: [Bob:] Soft Bodierd / [Wink Martindale:] You Can't Run Away From The Lord, Jonah; Have A Little Faith, Joseph - 97

SINGLES
O.J.                                   
1009  Love's Got Me Thinkin' / Thought It Was Moonlove  - 58 
Dot                                    
45-15728  I Don't Suppose / All Love Broke Loose - 04-58 
45-15968  Deck Of Cards / Now You Know How It Feels - 07-59 
45-16020  I Never See Maggie Alone / Life Gits Tee-Jus Don't It - 12-59 (rev. Feb. 8)
45-16051  Blue Bobby Sox / Steal Away - 01-60 
45-16083  Lincoln's Gettysburg Address / Love's Old Sweet Song - 05-60 
45-16138  I Wanna Play House / The Glory Of Love - 09-60 
45-16243  Black Land Farmer / Make Him Happy - 06-61 
45-16282  Man Needs A Woman / Three Steps To The Phone - 10-61 
45-16316  Melody Of Love / The Thing - 01-62 
45-16347  The World's Greatest Man / Sweet Little Loveable You - 04-62 
45-16435  Vision At The Peace Table / I Saw Me - 12-62 
45-16491  Blackland Farmer / The Deck Of Cards - 07-63 (reissue) 
45-16500  The Next Time / Violet And Rose - 07-63 
45-16531  Nevertheless / I Heard The Bluebirds Sing - 10-63 
45-16555  The First Kiss / Our Love Affair - 12-63 
45-16597  Big Buildin' / Why Don't They Understand - 04-64 
45-16628  Born Too Late / Hey Girl Hey Boy - 07-64 
45-16698 My True Love (w. Robin Ward) / A String, An Eraser And A Blotter – 01-65
45-16821  The Working Man's Prayer / Giddyup Go - 01-66 
45-16863  To A Sleeping Beauty / Vision At The Peace Table - 05-66 
DOA-17606  Black Land Farmer / Deck Of Cards - 12-75 (reissue) 
Ranwood  (1974)                            
R-963  Lord's Prayer / Deck Of Cards – 73
R-1005  America: An Affirmation / People - 74 
Century Hill (1982)
CC 1001/1002 To A Sleeping Beauty / To Remember Me (The Bed Of Life) - 82
Casino (1983)                               
C 150  To A Sleeping Beauty / Now I Have The Time - 83