Friday, June 19, 2015

Leon Raines



2nd version

By Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Mario Manciotti
SESSIONS

1979 unknown – Leon Raines
001 TONIGHT I TOOK YOUR MEMORY OFF THE WALL Caprice CA-2055
002 I'M GOING HOME Caprice CA-2055
1981 unknown – Leon Raines
003 ZSSB-154982 ROSIE'S BLUE EYES Sound Factory SF 431
004 ZSSB-154983 DRUNK ON LOVE Sound Factory SF 431
1983 unknown – Leon Raines (Producer: Milton R. Brown)
005 I'LL BE SEEING YOU Am. Spotlite ASR-103
006 unknown title Am. Spotlite ASR-103
1984 unknown – Leon Raines (Producer: Milton R. Brown)
007 DON'T GIVE UP ON HER NOW ASR-107
008 TAKE ME BACK ASR-107
Summer 1984 Soundshop Studio, 1307 Division St., Nashville, TN or Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN - Leon Raines (musicians similar as below)
009 AA-46824 BILOXI LADY Atlantic America 7-99700/90237-1
010 AA-46825 LISTEN TO THE WORDS Atlantic America 7-99700/90237-1
ca August 1984 Soundshop Studio, 1307 Division St., Nashville, TN/ Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN - Leon Raines (Leon Raines [vcl], Larry byrom [gt], Jerry Shook [gt], Billy Walker [gt], Lloyd Green/Jaydee Maness [steel], Tom Rabb/Colin Cameron [bass], Tommy Wells/Jerry Carrigan/Paul Leim [drums], Terry McMillan [percussion/harmonica] + The Nashville String Machine + Diane Tidwell, Lisa Silver, Sheri Huffman, Larry Keith, Gene Morford, Jerry Whitman, Jon P. Joyce. Producer: Steve Dorff)
011 AA-47192 IT HAPPENS EVERY TIME 7-99670/90237-1
012 DON'T GIVE UP ON HER NOW 90237-1
013 KIND OF GRAY 90237-1
014 I'LL BE SEEING YOU 90237-1
015 WHO'S GONNA TEACH ME TO FORGET? 90237-1
016 ROSIE'S BLUE EYES 90237-1
017 WAITING FOR THE PAIN TO GO AWAY 90237-1
018 AA-47199 DRUNK ON LOVE 7-99670/90237-1
1987 unknown – Leon Raines  (Producer: Milton L. Brown)
019 U 20267 MOST OF ALL Southern Tracks ST-1089
020 U 20267 NO LOSING YOU Southern Tracks ST-1089
1988 unknown – Leon Raines (Producer: Milton L. Brown)
021 U 21220 I KEEP THINKING TO MYSELF ST-1094
022 U 21220 TONIGHT I TOOK YOUR MEMORY OFF THE WALL ST-1094



ALBUMS
Atlantic America 7-90237-1 Leon Raines:
Biloxi Lady; It Happens Every Time; Don't Give Up On Her Now; Kind Of Gray; I'll Be Seeing You; Who's Gonna Teach Me To Forget; Rosie's Blue Eyes; Waiting For The Pain To Go Away; Listen To The Words; Drunk On Love – 12-11-84

SINGLES
Caprice (1979)
CA-2055 Tonight I Took Your Memory Off The Wall / I'm Going Home - 79
Sound Factory (1981)
SF 431 Rosie's Blue Eyes / Drunk On Love – 15-05-81
American Spotlite (1983-84)
ASR-103 I'll Be Seeing You / ? - 04-83
ASR-107 Don't Give Up On Her Now / Take Me Back - 05-84
Atlantic America (1984-85)
7-99700 Biloxi Lady / Listen To The Words – 01-10-84
7-99670 It Happens Every Time / Drunk On Love - 02-85
Southern Tracks (1987-88)
ST-1089 Most Of All / No Losing You - 11-87
ST-1094 I Keep Thinking To Myself / Tonight I Took Your Memory Off The Wall - 88

Bernie Nee / Bernie Knee



*14-02-1924 New York City, +20-11-1994
2nd version

by Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst, with help of rocknroll-schallplatten-forum.de
SESSIONS
also actor; member of The Five Blobs


Summer 1953 New York City – Bernie Knee with The Hi-Liter‘s
001 MY BEAUTIFUL BABY SHARON Carnation 501
002 I WONDER IF THE MOON WILL BE SHINING Carnation 501
Fall 1953 unknown – Bernie Knee
003 BEGGARS Prelude 100
004 GYPSY LOVER Prelude 100
Mid 1954 Bernie Knee and The Smith Brothers (orchestra dr. By Perry Burgett)
005 E4-LB-3450 WE JUST COULDN’T SAY GOODBYE 4X-0047
006 E4-LB-3451 unknown title
007 E4-LB-3452 LUCKY JOE 4X-0047
Mid 1955 unknown – Normand Leyden, his orchestra and chorus featuring Bernie Nee
008 MB-8941 DOWN IN THE MEADOW Dot 45-15418
009 MB-8942 PROMISE ME Dot 45-15418
1956 unknown – The Classmates feturing Bernie Knee [-1], Elsie Bretton [-2]
C01 MB-9116 WHOSE GONNA TAKE YOU TO THE PROM -1 Dot 45-15460
C02 MB-9117 RETURN MY HEART -2 Dot 45-15460 
Early 1956 unknown – Bernie Knee (orch. Cond. by Wes Tyler)
010 CITY BOY MGM K 12193
011 THEME FROM "INDIAN FIGHTER"  K 12193
012 56-XY-66 I'LL REMEMBER TODAY K 12232
013 (DEVIL THAT YOU ARE) DELILAH K 12232
1956 unknown – Bernie Knee
014 5601 FIDDLE FOOT FANNY  Agenda 5601/2
015 5602 LOVE BURNS HIGH Agenda 5601/2
016 5603 ARE YOU FOR REAL?  Agenda 5603/4
017 5604 SIMMING IN HONEY Agenda 5603/4
1956 New York City – Bernie Nee/*The Hipsies
017a OLD BLUE BUGLE Kapp K-162X/CAT 1033
H01 GYPSY BOOGIE* K-162X
CAT  CAT 1033 CALLING ALL ROCK AND ROLL COLLECTORS VOL. 1 (NED, 1993)
1956 unknown – Bernie Knee (vcl Lolly Tots -1)
018 5605 THE MAN IN THE RED FLANNEL SUIT Agenda 5605/6
019 5606 I WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR  Agenda 5605/6
4 October 1956 Columbia Recording Studio, 207E 30th St., New York City – Bernie Nee and The Nee Chorus  (Ray Conniff Orchestra)
020 CO 56646/ZSP-39243 FOLLOW ME 4-40779
021 CO 56647/ZSP 39244 (WHEN YOUR HEART IS FEELING FOOLISH) IN BRAZIL (L'HERBE PARFUMEE) 4-40779
Split session with Eileen Rodgers
ca December 1956 Columbia Recording Studio, 207E 30th St., New York City – Bernie Nee with Percy Faith
022 CO 57082/JZSP-39761 MAKE ME YOURS 4-40844
023 CO 57083/JZSP-39762 I HAVE YOU TO THANK 4-40844
17 March 1957 Columbia Recording Studio, 207E 30th St., New York City – Bernie Nee (Ray Conniff Orchestra)
024 CO 57650/JZSP-41265 HEY JANIE (HEY JAMIE) 4-40906
025 CO 57651/JZSP-41879 WHAT WOULD YOU DO 9IF YOU WRE IN MY PLACE) 4-40980
026 CO 57652/JZSP-41266 HEY LILY LILEY LO 4-40906
027 CO 57653/JZSP-41880 SLEEPY SUNDAY 4-40980
late 1957 Columbia Recording Studio, 207E 30th St., New York City – Bernie Nee (Eddie O‘ Conner and His Orchestra)
028 ?/ZSP-42789 LEND ME YOUR COMB 4-41090
029 ?/ZSP-42790 MEDAL OF HONOR 4-41090
030 ?/JZSP-43137 THE STATE OF HAPPINESS 4-41132
031 ?/JZSP-43138 COUNTRY MUSIC HOLIDAY 4-41132
Summer 1958 Columbia Recording Studio, 207E 30th St., New York City – The Five Blobs
F01 ?/JZSP 44473 THE BLOB 4-41250
F02 ?/JZSP 44474 SATURDAY NIGHT IN TIAJUANA 4-41250
Fall 1958 New York City– Bernie Nee
032 JO9W-0114 (WHEN THE WHOLE WORLD UNITES) THROUGH A PRAY Joy 225
033 JO9W-0115 THE VISON OF BERNADETTE Joy 225
Late 1958 New York City – The Five Blobs
F03 JO9W-0371 FROM THE TOP OF YOUR GUGGLE Joy 45-226
F04 JO9W-0372 ROCKIN' POW WOW Joy 45-226
F05 JULIET 45-230
F06 YOUNG AND WILD 45-230
1960 unknown – Bernie Knee and The Richard Himber Orchestra
034 HERE'S HOW I LOVE YOU Rolls 12345
035 MARK MY WORDS Rolls 12345
Spring 1962 unknown – Bernie Knee
036 I'LL SERENADE YOU Delaware Valley 8814
037 I'M GOING OUT TO THE BALL GAME (THE IRISH BASEBALL SONG) Delaware Valley 8814
1962 unknown – Bernie Nee /*Meredith Wilson
038 CHICKEN FAT PART 1 Kimboo 209
000 CHICKEN FAT, PART 2* -instr.-  Kimboo 209
1966 unknown – Bernie Knee
039 THE DEVIL TO PAY  Avon MM 91066
1966 unknown – Bernie Knee (w. Irving Fields Orchestra)
040 HAVA NAGILA Tikva T 101
041 ALEF BAEZ Tikva T 101
042 ZEI GEZUNT Tikva T 101
043 THESE THINGS ARE KNOWN ONLY TO GOD Tikva T 101
044 THE CENTER SONG Tikva T 101
045 MY CHANUKA CANDLE DREAM Tikva T 101
046 MY HEART WILL BE WITH YOU Tikva T 101
047 DA-YE-NU Tikva T 101
048 CHANUKA CANDLES Tikva T 101
049 I REMEMBER MAMA Tikva T 101
050 ORTHODOX, CONSERVATIVE OR REFORMED Tikva T 101
051 I AM A VOICE FROM THE PAST Tikva T 101
052 PASSOVER TIME ON THE RANGE Tikva T 101
Ca 1966 unknown – Bernie Knee (w. Irving Fields Orchestra)
053 TAKE OFF THOSE WHISKERS DADDY Pat 106
054 THE HOLIDAY HOP Pat 106
1974 unknown – Bernie Knee with Frank Yankovic and His Orchestra
055 THE BICYCLE SONG ROLLEO ROLLING ALONG Telemark T 1102
056 HANG IN THERE, MR. PRESIDENT  Telemark T 1102
November 1977 unknown – Bernie Knee (Bernie Knee [vcl], Terry Lassiter [bass], Jim Lackey [drums], Loonis McGlohon [piano])
057 SEPTEMBER IN THE RAIN Audiophile AP 144
058 DID I REMEMBER Audiophile AP 144
059 OLE BUTTERMILK SKY Audiophile AP 144
060 IN THE SPRING OF THE YEAR Audiophile AP 144
061 CAN'T WE BE FRIENDS Audiophile AP 144
062 THANKS Audiophile AP 144
063 IT'S A BIG WIDE WONDERFUL WORLD Audiophile AP 144
064 I FOUND A MILLION DOLLAR BABY Audiophile AP 144
065 ONE I LOVE Audiophile AP 144
066 EAST OF THE SUN Audiophile AP 144
067 YOU'RE DRIVING ME CRAZY Audiophile AP 144
068 RAIN, RAIN Audiophile AP 144
069 SWEET GEORGIA BROWN Audiophile AP 144 
1979 unknown – Bernie Knee
070 THE CAPTURED FIFTY Galiko 45-479
071 THE PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER MARCH  Galiko 45-479
1985 unknown – Bernie Knee
072 ARS 42484A LIVE FOR TOMORROW TODAY Marcello 102
073 ARS 42484B LEARN TO LOVE AGAIN - Marcello 102
1986 unknown – Bernie Knee
074 OH, ISRAEL MY SON 103
075 HORSE AND RIDER 103
1986 unknown – Bernie Knee (with Philharmponic Strings)
076 EMPTY BLUE EMA 8601
077 YOU HAVE A SONG TO SING EMA 8601
078 POINT OF NO RETURN EMA 8601
079 LOVE WOULD WALK AWAY EMA 8601
080 FOR YOU EMA 8601
081 OLD FATHER TIME EMA 8601
082 TURN YOUR GAZE ON ME EMA 8601
083 SOMEDAY THERE'LL BE MORE EMA 8601
084 WHO CARES EMA 8601
085 THERE'S ONLY LOVE EMA 8601 


ALBUMS

Tikva T 101 Jewish-American Songs For The Jet Set: Hava Nagila; Alef Baez; Zei Gezunt; These Things Are Known Only To God; The Center Song; My Chanuka Candle Dream; My Heart Will Be With You; Da-Ye-Nu; Chanuka Candles; I Remember Mama; Orthodox, Conservative Or Reformed; I Am A Voice From The Past; Passover Time On The Range – 66
Audiophile AP 144 Bernie Knee: September In The Rain; Did I Remember; Ole Buttermilk Sky; In The Spring Of The Year; Can't We Be Friends; Thanks; It's A Big Wide Wonderful World; I Found A Million Dollar Baby; One I Love; East Of The Sun; You're Driving Me Crazy; Rain, Rain; Sweet Georgia Brown – 82 (originally issued on tape for National Public Radio in 1978 – Bernie Knee Sings Vintage Popular Songs)
EMA 8601 Empty Blue: Empty Blue; You Have A Song To Sing; Point Of No Return; Love Would Walk Away; For You; Old Father Time; Turn Your Gaze On Me; Someday There'll Be More; Who Cares; There's Only Love - 87

SINGLES
Carnation (1953) Bernie Knee
L-501 My Beautiful Baby Sharon / I Wonder If The Moon Will Be Shining – 09-53
Prelude (1953) Bernie Knee
100 Beggars / Gypsy Lover – 11-53
X (1954) Bernie Knee
4X-0047 Lucky joe / We Just Couldn’t Say Goodbye – 08-54
Dot (1955)
45-15418 Down In The Meadow / Promise Me – 08-55
MGM (1955)
K 12193 City Boy / Theme From "Indian Fighter"  03-56
K 12232 I'll Remember Today / (Devil That You Are) Delilah – 05-56
Dot (1956)
45-15460 Whose Gonna Take You To The Prom [featuring Bernie Knee] / Return My Heart [featuring Elsie Bretton] – 03-56 The Classmates
Agenda
5601/5602 Fiddle Foot Fanny / Love Burns High – 10-56
5603/5604 Are You For Real? / Simming In Honey – 10-56
5605/5606 The Man In The Red Flannel Suit / I Wish You A Happy New Year – 12-56
Kapp (1956)
K-162x Old Blue Bugle / Gypsy Boogie – 11-56 (rev. Nov. 10)
Columbia/*Epic
4-40779 Follow Me / (When Your Heart Is Feeling Foolish) In Brazil (L'Herbe Parfumee) – 15-10-56 (rev. Nov. 3)
4-40844 Make Me Yours / I Have You To Thank - 28-01-57
4-40906 Hey Janie (Hey Jamie) / Hey Liley, Liley Lo– 15-04-57 (rev. May 13)
4-40980 What Would You Do (If You Were In My Place) / Sleepy Sunday – 05-08-57 (rev. Aug. 19)
4-41090 Lend Me Your Comb / Medal Of Honor – 23-12-57 (rev. Dec. 30)
4-41132 Country Music Holiday / The State Of Happiness – 24-02-58
4-41250 The Blob / Saturday Night In Tiajuana – 08-09-58 Five Blobs (rev. Sept. 15)
Joy (1958)
45-225 (When The World Unites) Thru A Prayer / The Vision Of Bernadette – 10-58 (rev. Nov. 10)
45-226 From The Top Of Your Guggle / Rockin' Pow Wow – 01-59 Five Blobs (rev. Jan. 12)
45-230 Juliet / Young And Wild – 04-59 (rev. Apr. 27)
Rolls (1960)
12345 Here's How I Love You / Mark My Words – 04-60
Delaware Valley (1962)
8814 I'll Serenade You / I'm Going Out To The Ball Game (The Irish Baseball Song) – 07-62
Kimboo (1962)
KIM- 209 [Bernie Knee:] Chicken Fat part 1 / [Meredith Wilson:] Chicken Fat, part 2 (instr.) – 62
Pat
106 Take Off Those Whiskers Daddy / The Holiday Hop – 66?
Avon Book Souvenir
MM 91066 The Devil To Pay / [Robin Moore:] Robin Moore Explains Jack Youngblood – 66
Telemark (1974)
T 1102 The Bicycle Song Rolleo Rolling Along / Hang In There, Mr. President – 74
Galiko (ca 1979)
45-479 The Captured Fifty / The President Jimmy Carter March - 79
Marcello (1986)
102 Live For Tomorrow Today / Learn To Love Again - 28-07-85
103 Oh, Israel My Son / Horse And Rider – 24-04-86

Gary Blanton



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1972 Jessup Recording Studio, Jackson, MI - Gary Blanton and Gospel Crusaders (Gary Blanton [vcl/gt], Hade Blanton [gt], Mike Blanton [banjo], Bernard Smithberger [bass] + William E. Jackson [mandolin], Carl Witschi [dobro])
001 THE THREE NAILS Jessup MB 112  
002 I'LL WEAR THE BANNER Jessup MB 112  
003 VISION OF CHRIST Jessup MB 112 
004 MAKING PREPARATION Jessup MB 112  
005 NO SCHOOL BUS IN HEAVEN Jessup MB 112  
006 JESUS HOLD MY HAND Jessup MB 112  
007 PRAISE GOD, I'M READY TO GO Jessup MB 112 
008 THE UNCLOUDED DAY Jessup MB 112  
009 SOMEONE WILL LOVE ME IN HEAVEN Jessup MB 112 
010 YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN Jessup MB 112  
011 DECISION AT THE CROSSROAD Jessup MB 112 
012 THESE MEN OF GOD Jessup MB 112   


ALBUMS

Jessup Michigan Bluegrass MB 112 Sing Three Nails: The Three Nails;  I'll Wear The Banner;  Vision Of Christ;  Making Preparation;  No School Bus In Heaven;  Jesus Hold My Hand;  Praise God, I'm Ready To Go;  The Unclouded Day;  Someone Will Love Me In Heaven;  You Must Be Born Again;  Decision At The Crossroad;  These Men Of God - 72

James Hollie



By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank

SESSIONS also member of The Jones Boys
Summer 1969 Nashville, TN – James Hollie and The Jones Boys
001 TODAY MY PRIDE PASSED AWAY Musior MU 1371  /MS 3182
002 IT SURE LOOKS DRUNK OUTSIDE Musior MU 1371 /MS 3182
003 HONOR AMONG THIEVES MU 1385 /MS-3182
004 MAKE MY MUSIC COUNTRY MU 1385 /MS 3182
MUSICOR MS 3182 THE JONES BOYS / MY BOYS (1970)
James Hollie recorded after 1969, some info in albums list

ALBUMS

James and Laura Hollie ? Classic Country/ Our Tribute to George Jones and Tammy Wynette:  Once You've Had the Best; Your Good Girl Is Gonna Go Bad; Till I Can Make It on My Own; Take Me to Your World; One; We Loved It Away; The Grand Tour; Near You; Love Bug; Till I Get It Right; Golden Ring – 14-11-13 James and Laura Hollie

SINGLES
Musior
MU 1371 Today My Pride Passed Away / It Sure Looks Drunk Outside – 08-69 (rev. Aug. 23)
MU 1385  Honor Among Thieves / Make My Music Country – 11-69