Monday, April 4, 2016

Girls Next Door



2nd version

By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
ca August 1985 Nashville, TN – Girls Next Door
001 MTM 010A LOVE WILL GET YOU THROUGH TIMES OF NO MONEY MTM B-72059/ST-71053
002 MTM 010B RUINS OF LOVE  MTM B-72059
ca February 1986 Sound Stage, Nashville, TN/ Emerald Sound Studio, Nashville, TN- Master Mix, Nashville, TN – Girls Next Door (Doris King, Cindy Nixon, Diane Williams, Tammy Stephens [vcl ], Pete Bordonali [ac gt], Steve Gibson [gt], Brent Rowan [gt], Jon Goin [el gt], Sonny Garrish [steel], Steve Shaffer [bass], Larrie Londin/ James Stroud [drums], Shane Keister/ Tommy West [keyboards], Dennis Solee [sax] + strings. Producer: Tommy West)
003 MADE IN AMERICA  ST-71053
004 SITTIN' IN YOUR STAIRWELL  ST-71053
005 BABY I WANT IT B-72078/ST-71053  [singlaong version]  B/72078
006 WALK ME IN THE RAIN B-72084/ST-71053 
007 MTM 019A SLOW BOAT TO CHINA B-72068/ST-71053 
008 MTM 019B PRETTY BOY'S CADILLAC B-72068/ST-71053 
009 FOOL IN ME B-72084/ST-71053 
010 I CAN'T SAY IT ON THE RADIO ST-71053
011 ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM  ST-71053
ca. March 1987 Master Mix/Sixteenth Avenue Sound, Nashville, TN – Girls Next Door (Doris King, Cindy Nixon, Diane Williams, Tammy Stephens [vcl ] + Steve Gibson [gt/dobro], Mark Casstevens [gt], Brent Rowan [gt], Jom Goin [gt], Dave Hannett [gt], Sonny Garrish [steel/dobro], Stave Scaffer/David Hungate [bass], Larrie London/Tommy Wells [drums], Mark O¢ Connor [fiddle], Shane Keisler [keyboards])
012 MTM 039A WHAT A GIRL NEXT DOOR COULD DO   B-72088/ D2-71062 
013 EASY TO FIND    B-72095/ D2-71062 
014 MTM 057B I CAN HEAR MY HEART BEGIN TO CRY  B-72106/ D2-71062 
015 YOU'RE THE ROCK YOU'RE THE REBEL  D2-71062                                  
016 COMIN' OFF OF YOU  D2-71062                             
017 POSSE'S OUT ON YOU   D2-71062                            
018 WITHOUT YOUR LOVE    D2-71062         
019 MESSAGE FROM MY HEART B-72095/ D2-71062 
020 DANCIN' SHOES  D2-71062                                                       
021 QUIET NIGHT D2-71062                                                         
022 MTM 039B I'M THINK I'M GONNA FALL  B-72088
ca February 1988 Nashville, TN – Girls Next Door
023 MTM 057A LOVE AND OTHER FAIRY TALES B-72106
ca August 1989 Scruggs Sound Studio, 2828 Azalea Place, Nashville, TN – Girls Next Door (Doris King, Cindy Nixon, Diane Williams, Tammy Stephens [vcl] + unknown muicians. Producer: Nelson Larkin)
024 57704 HE'S GOTTA HAVE ME  Atlantic 7-88791/82068-2
025 I CALLED IT LOVE ONCE  82068-2
026 HOW  'BOUT US  7-87868/82068-2
027 ONE OF THE BOYS 82068-2
028 MAYBE YOU WOULDN'T BE MISSIN' ME TONIGHT 7-87948/82068-2
029 FEW GOOD MEN 82068-2
030 HOW CAN THEY CALL THIS CHEATING 82068-2
031 IT'S TOO LATE 82068-2
032 LAST GOODBYE 7-87868/82068-2
033 57798 WASN'T IT YOU 7-88791/82068-2

ALBUMS

MTM ST-71053 The Girls Next Door:  Made In America; Sittin' In Your Stairwell; Baby I Want It; Walk Me In The Rain; Love Will Get You Through Times Of No Money; Slow Boat To China; Pretty Boy's Cadillac; The Fool In Me; I Can't Say It On The Radio; All I Have To Do Is Dream – 18-04-86
MTM ST/D2-71062 What A Girl Next Door Could Do: What A Girl Next Door Could Do; Easy To Find; I Can Hear My Heart Begin To Cry; You're The Rock, You're The Rebel; Comin' Off Of You; Posse's Out On You; Without Your Love; Message From My Heart; Dancin' Shoes; Quiet Night – 19-06-87
Atlantic 82068-1/7 82068-2 How 'Bout Us: He's Gotta Have Me; I Called It Love Once; How 'Bout Us; One Of The Boys; Maybe You Wouldn't Be Missin' Me Tonight; Few Good Men; How Can They Call This Cheating; It's Too Late; Last Goodbye; Wasn't It You – 24-01-90

SINGLES
MTM (1985-88)
B-72059 Love Will Get You Through Times Of No Money / Ruins Of Love – 30-12-85                                  
B-72068 Slow Boat To China / Pretty Boy's Cadillac – 15-05-86
B-72078 Baby I Want It / Baby I Want It [singalong version] – 06-10-86
B-72084 Walk Me In The Rain / The Fool In Me – 12-01-87
B-72088 What A Girl Next Door Could Do / I'm Think I'm Gonna Fall – 20-05-87                                  
B-72095 Easy To Find / Message From My Heart – 21-09-87
B-72106 Love And Other Fairy Tales / I Can Hear My Heart Begin To Cry? – 08-08-88    
Atlantic (1989)               
7-88791 He's Gotta Have Me / Wasn't It You - 10-89
7-87948 Ol' Red Rocket / Maybe You Wouldn't Be – 02-03-90
7-87868 How 'Bout Us / Last Goodbye –  11-90

Rudy Grayzell



Rudolph Paiz Jimenez, *08-06-1933 Saspamco, TX
3rd version
By Michel Ruppli, Richard Weize, Dik De Heer, Henk Scholts, Praguefrank

SESSIONS

Summer 1953 KWKH Radio Station Studio, 327 Texas, Shreveport, LA - Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], prob. Tommy Bishop [ld gt], Jimmy Day [steel, Don Davis or Kenny Hill [bass], Little Red Hayes [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Fabor Robinson)
001 LOOKING AT THE MOON AND WISHING ON THE STAR Abbott 145/London [UK] HL 8094 TRG 505106 BCD 16837
002 THE HEART THAT ONCE WAS MINE 145/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
ca Fall 1953 KWKH Radio Station Studio, 327 Texas, Shreveport, LA - Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], prob. Tommy Bishop [ld gt], Jim Reeves [rh gt], Jimmy Day [steel, Don Davis or Kenny Hill [bass], Little Red Hayes [fiddle], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Fabor Robinson)
003 BONITA CHIQUITA 147/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
004 I‘M GONE AGAIN 147/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
005 IT AIN'T MY BABY (AND I AIN’T GONNA ROCK IT) 157/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
006 OCEAN PARADISE 157 /TRG 505106 BCD 16837
Tracks above may have been recorded at two sessions
31 August 1954 [no.3514] poss. Jim Beck Studio, 1914 Forest Ave., Dallas, TX - Rudy Grayzell aka Rudy Gray (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Charlie Harris [ld gt], Wayne Wood [steel], Junior Pruneda or Bobby Brown [bass], Gerald Carnes or Kermit Baca [drums], Rusty Hornbeak [fiddle], Greg Nanus [piano] + unidentified vocal chorus. Producer: Ken Nelson.)
007 12940 THERE‘S GONNA BE A BALL Capitol F2946/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
008 12950 YOU BETTER BELIEVE IT F3044 /TRG 505106 BCD 16837
009 12963 HEARTS MADE OF STONE F2946/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
010 12964 CA-RAZY! F3044/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
8 February 1955 [no. 3660] Jim Beck Studio, 1914 Forest Ave., Dallas, TX – Rudy Grayzell aka Rudy Gray (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Charlie Harris [ld gt], Wayne Wood [steel], Junior Pruneda or Bobby Brown [bass], Gerald Carnes or Kermit Baca [drums], Rusty Hornbeak [fiddle], Greg Nanus [piano], Ernie Cortes [sax] + unidentified vocal chorus. Producer: Ken Nelson.)
011 13446 MY SPIRIT IS WILLING F3149/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
012 13447 PLEASE, BIG MAMA F3149/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
013 13448 BE MINE FOREVER Capitol unissued/BCD 16837
014 13449 YES DADDY, YES Capitol unissued/BCD 16837
early January February 1956 Gold Star Recording Studio, 5628 Brock St., Houston, TX - Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], prob. Hal Harris [gt], Herb Remington [steel], ? [bass], Ernie Hunter [fiddle], Earl Caruthers [fiddle], Doc Lewis [piano]. Producer: Pappy Daily.
015 ST-2399 THE MOON IS UP (THE STARS ARE OUT) Starday 45-229/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
016 ST-2400 DAY BY DAY 45-229/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
March 1956 Gold Star Recording Studio, 5628 Brock St., Houston, TX - Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Dave Sullivan [ld gt],; Roy McMeans [drums]. Producer: Pappy Daily)
017 ST-2434 DUCK TAIL 45-241/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
018 ST-2435 YOU‘RE GONE 45-241/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
ca. October 1956 Gold Star Recording Studio, 5628 Brock St., Houston, TX - Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Dave Sullivan or Charlie Harris [lde gt], Junior Pruneda or Bobby Brown [bass], Gerald Carnes [drums], Greg Nanus [piano] + The Imperials.. Producer: Pappy Daily.)
019 ST-2487 YOU HURT ME SO 45-270/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
020 ST-2488 JIG-GA-LEE-GA 45-270/TRG 505106 BCD 16837 [alt.] BCD 16837
April 1957 Gold Star Recording Studio, 5628 Brock St., Houston, TX – Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Charlie Harris [ld gt], Junior Pruneda or Bobby Brown [bass], Gerald Carnes [drums], Greg Nanus [piano] + The Imperials. Producer: Pappy Daily) (starday master nos. assigned in ca. August 1957)
021 YW-14963/ST-2626 I LOVE YOU SO Mercury 71138x45 Starday 45-321/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
022 YW-14964/ST-2627 LET‘S GET WILD 71138x45/TRG 505106 BCD 16837 [edited:] 45-321/TRG 505106 [alt.] TRG 505106
Bear Family note : Mercury assigned a release number to the Let's Get Wild single (71138), but did not release it.The Mercury version is longer ("complete version") than the Starday version.
15/16 October 1957 Sun Studio, 706 Union Ave., Memphis, TN – Rudy Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], Roland Janes [gt], Dick Ketner [bass], Otis Jett [drums], Jimmy Smith [piano]. Arranged by Bill Justis)
023 U-294 I THINK OF YOU Sun 290/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
024 U-295 JUDY Sun 290 /TRG 505106 BCD 16837 [alt.] TRG 505106 BCD 16837 [alt.2] BCD 16837
025 I WON‘T BE THE FOOL Sun unissued/ BCD 16837
026 REMEMBER WHEN Sun unissued/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
1958 Oakland, CA - Rudy Grayzell and his Thunderbirds (Rudy Grayzell [vcl/gt], Junior Pruneda [bass], Roy McMeans [drums], Tony Kay [piano], Al Caffigan [sax] + The Sparkles (vocal chorus).
027 none SHOULD I EVER LOVE AGAIN Award unissued / Stomper Time STEP 2/ BCD 16837.
1959 unknown - Rudy Grayzell and His Thunderbirds Accompanied By The Sparkles
028 AW-129 F-B-I STORY Award 129/130/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
029 AW-130 YOU‘LL BE MINE Award 129/130/TRG 505106 BCD 16837
1987 Nashville, TN – Rudy Grayzell
030 DUCK TAIL  Sundial unissued?
June 1991 Coytote Studios, Brooklyn, NY – Rudy „Tutti“ Grayzell And The A-Bones (Rudy Grayzell [vcl], The A-Bones:  Bruce Bennett [gt], Marcus The Caracass [bass], Miriam Linna [drums], Lars Espensen [sax] + Joe Terry [piano])
031 JUDY Norton EP 011
032 WHY WHY WHY Norton EP 011
033 YOUR'E GONE Norton EP 011
034 ONE MILE  Norton EP 011
June 1998 The Studio, Springfield, MO - Rudy „Tutti“ Grayzell (Rudy Grayzell [vcl/gt], .The Skeletons: Donnie Thompson [gt/vcl], Lou Whitney [bass/vcl],  Bobby Lloyd Hicks [drums/ percussion], Joe Terry [keyboards/vcl],
035 YOU'RE GONE Sideburn 1001-2
036 JUDY Sideburn 1001-2
037 WHY WHY WHY Sideburn 1001-2
038 DUCK TAIL Sideburn 1001-2
039 ONE MILE Sideburn 1001-2
040 IF YOU WANT TO SEE ME CRY Sideburn 1001-2
041 HEARTS OF STONE Sideburn 1001-2
042 FBI STORY Sideburn 1001-2
043 THERE'S GONNA BE A BALL Sideburn 1001-2
044 LET'S GET WILD Sideburn 1001-2
045 WILL YOU LOVE ME Sideburn 1001-2
046 DO THE RUDY TUTTI Sideburn 1001-2
047 BIG BLON' BABY Sideburn 1001-2
048 TELL HER I'M GONE Sideburn 1001-2



ALBUMS
Hound [UK] TRG-505106 Ducktail:
Looking At The Moon; The Heart That Once Was Mine; Bonita Chiquita; I’m Gone Again; It Ain’t My Baby (And I Ain’t Gonna Rock It); Ocean Paradise; There’s Gonna Be A Ball; Hearts Of Stone; Ca-Razy; You Better Believe It; Please Big Mama; My Spirit Is Willing; The Moon Is Up (The Stars Are Out);Day By Day; Ducktail; You’re Gone; Jig-Ga-Lee-Ga; You Hurt Me So; Let’s Get Wild; I Love You So; Let’s Get Wild; Judy; I Think Of You; Judy # 2; Let’s Get Wild; Remember When; F-B-I Story; You’ll Be Mine - 96
Sideburn 1001-2 Let's Get Wild: You're Gone; Judy; Why Why Why; Duck Tail; One Mile; If You Want To See Me Cry; Hearts Of Stone; FBI Story; There's Gonna Be A Ball; Let's Get Wild; Will You Love Me; Do The Rudy Tutti; Big Blon' Baby; Tell Her I'm Gone – 11-98
Bear Family [GER] BCD 16837 Let's Get Wild: Let's Get Wild (Mercury version); I Love You So; You're Gone; Duck Tail; Jig-Ga-Lee-Ga; You Hurt Me So; Please Big Mama; Yes Daddy Yes; There's Gonna Be A Ball; You Better Believe It; Ca-razy!;. My Spirit Is Willing; Hearts Made Of Stone; Be Mine Forever; Judy (2);. Remember When; Judy (3);. I Won't Be The Fool;. Judy (master); .I Think Of You; You'll Be Mine; It Ain't My Baby (And I Ain't Gonna Rock It);. The Moon Is Up (The Stars Are Out); Ocean Paradise; Bonita Chiquita;. I'm Gone Again; The Heart That Once Was Mine; Looking At The Moon And Wishing On A Star; Day By Day; Should I Ever Love Again; Jig-Ga-Lee-Ga (alt.); F.B.I. Story – 03-10

EPs
Norton [UK]
EP 011 Texas Kool Kat:  Judy;  Why Why Why / Your'e Gone;  One Mile - 91

SINGLES
Abbott (1953)
145-45 Looking At The Moon And Wishing On A Star /  The Heart That Once Was Mine – 09-53 (rev. Sept. 19)
147-45 Bonita Chiquita / I'm Gone Again – 11-53 (rev. Nov. 14)
157-45 It Ain't My Baby (And I Ain't Gonna Rock It) / Ocean Paradise – 03-54 (rev. March 27)
Capitol (1954-55) as by Rudy Gray
F2946 There's Gonna Be A Ball / Hearts Made Of Stone - 10-54 (rev. Oct. 16)
F3044 You Better Believe It / Ca-Razy - 02-55 (rev. Feb. 26)
F3149 Please, Big Mama / My Spirit Is Willing - 06-55 (rev. June 11)
Starday (1956-57)
45-229 The Moon Is Up (The Stars Are Out) / Day By Day - 03-56 (rev. March 17)
45-241 The Duck Tail / You're Gone - 05-56 (rev. May 5)
45-270 Jig-Ga-Lee-Ga / You Hurt Me So - 10-56 (rev. Nov. 3)
71138X45 Let's Get Wild / I Love You So – 08-57 (rev.Aug. 19; cancelled?)
45-321 Let's Get Wild / I Love You So - 09-57
Sun (1957)
290 Judy / I Think Of You – 09-04-58 (rev. May 26)
Award (1959)
AW-129/130-45 F-B-I Story / You'll Be Mine – 07-59 w. The Thunderbirds (rev. July 20)

Alabama Lo-Fi



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2005 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi
Unknown tracks for album Greetings from Burritoville
2007 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi
Unknown tracks for album Growing Up with the Andersons
Ca 2008 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi
IF YOU'LL HAVE ME
POCKET ROCKET
THE WATER'S FINE
PRINCE OF ABERDEEN
DENT IN HER RING FINGER
THINGS I LOVE
EVERYBODY'S GIRL
LAUGH
ELOISE
THE WALKING BLACKSMITH
Tracks above issued on album Hobos, Tramps and Troubadours
2009 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi
THE BOTTOM LINE  Early Classics
SONG TO EASE MY SOUL Early Classics
+ more unknown tracks for album Reimagined
2005/2009 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi
OH RUBY
THE GREAT TRAIN WRECK OF 1973
LONG WAY HOME
SHINER BOY
EIGHT MILES FROM EMPTY
SUPERMAN
BALLAD OF A SOB
TUCKERS POND
Tracks above issued on album Early Classics, originally issued on albums  Greetings from Burritoville, Growing Up with the Andersons, Reimagined
2010 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi (Rod Warner [vcl/gt/keyboards], Mike Cady [ld gt], Andy Carbone [bass/bck vcl], Nick Raisz [drums] + Wayne Morphew [piano], Steve Coates [mandolin], Kim Hoffman [violin/fiddle])
WHISKEY OFF WARHOLS TONGUE
WHEN I SLEEP
MEET ME THERE
A WORLD WITHOUT ALEX CHILTON
EXODUS
THE THREE OTHERS
UNTIL THE END OF TIME
CYBER STREET
SISTER TO ME
THE BUCKET LIST
Tracks above issued on album The Stories We Could Tell
2012 unknown – Alabama Lo-Fi (Rod Warner [vcl/gt/keyboards], Mike Cady [ld gt], Andy Carbone [bass/bck vcl], Nick Raisz [drums] + Steve Coates [rh gt/mandolin/bck vcl])
GHOST TOWN
RUNNING THROUGH YOU
THE FIT
SHE'S ALREADY GONE
WELCOME HOME
RETHINK FLAGSTAFF
IT'S ALRIGHT
SHOTGUNS AND GUITARS
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
WORKING MAN
MERCY
Tracks above issued on album East Of Mississippi

ALBUMS

Rod Warner ? Greetings from Burritoville: (tracks unknown)  - 05
Rod Warner ? Growing Up with the Andersons: (tracks unknown) - 07
Rod Warner ? Hobos, Tramps and Troubadours:  If You'll Have Me;  Pocket Rocket;  The Water's Fine;  Prince of Aberdeen;  Dent in Her Ring Finger; Things I Love;  Everybody's Girl;  Laugh;  Eloise; The Walking Blacksmith - 09
Rod Warner ? Reimagined: (tracks unknown)  - 10 (promo only)
Rod Warner  ? The Stories We Could Tell: Whiskey Off Warhols Tongue; When I Sleep; Meet Me There; A World Without Alex Chilton; Exodus; The Three Others; Until the End of Time; Cyber Street; Sister to Me; The Bucket List – 03-03-11
Rod Warner ? East Of Mississippi: Ghost Town; Running Through You; The Fit; She's Already Gone; Welcome Home; Rethink Flagstaff; It's Alright; Shotguns and Guitars; Stations Of The Cross; Working Man; Mercy – 05-06-12
Rod Warner ? (UPC190394334178) Early Classics: Song to Ease the Soul;  Oh Ruby;  The Bottom Line;  The Great Train Wreck of 1973;  Long Way Home;  Shiner Boy;  Eight Miles from Empty;  Superman;  Ballad of a Sob;  Tuckers Pond- 16 (tracks from first two and Reimagined albums)

D. L. Menard




Doris Leon Menard, *14-04-1932 Erath, LA
By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS


July 1961 unknown – Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces Featuring D L Menard
A01 VALSE DE JOLLY ROGERS Swallow 45-121 /LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A02 LOUISIANA ACES SPECIAL Swallow 45-121/CD 6038 CDCHD 327
1962 unknown – Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces (D L Menard [vcl])
A03 S-6360 I CAN'T FORGET YOU 45-10131/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A04 S-6361 THE BACK DOOR 45-10131 /LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A05 S-6375 SHE DIDN'T KNOW I WAS MARRIED 45-10139 /LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A06 S-6376 BACHELOR'S LIFE 45-10139/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
1963 unknown – Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces (D L Menard [vcl])
A07 S-6390 REBECCA ANN 45-10147 /LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A08 S-6391 I CAN LIVE A BETTER LIFE 45-10147/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
1974 unknown – The Louisiana Aces (D. L. Menard [vcl/gt], Coon Touchet [vcl/steel], Papa Bear [drums], Joe Lopez [fiddle], Shuk Badeaux [accordion])
A09 LA POMPE DU PUITS Rounder 6003 
A10 REBECCA ANN Rounder 6003 
A11 LACASSINE SPECIAL Rounder 6003 
A12 TON VOILE ET TA COURONNE Rounder 6003 
A13 LA VIE D'UN VIEUX GARCON Rounder 6003 
A14 LA VALSE DE GRAND PIN Rounder 6003 
A15 CREOLE STOMP Rounder 6003 
A16 LA PORTE DANS ARRIERE Rounder 6003 
A17 UN PETIT ORPHELIN Rounder 6003 
A18 LOUISIANA ACES SPECIAL Rounder 6003 
A19 JE PEUX PAS T'OUBLIER Rounder 6003 
A20 LA POLKA DES CAJUNS Rounder 6003 
A21 LA VALSE DE GRANDE PRAIRIE Rounder 6003 
A22 JE CROYAIS JE POURRAIS LE FAIRE Rounder 6003
November 1975  unknown – Terry Cornier And The Louisiana Aces (D. L. Menard [vcl])
A23 S-117501 IT’S TOO LATE YOU'RE DIVORCED 45-10243 /LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A24 S-117502 RICHES OF A MUSICIAN 45-10243/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
May 1976 unknown – Terry Cornier And The Louisiana Aces (D. L. Menard [vcl])
A25 THE VAIL AND CROWN 45-10249/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
A26 THE WATER PUMP 45-10249/LP 6038 CDCHD 327
Btw 1961-1976 unknown – D.L. Menard
A27 MILLER'S CAVE Ace CDCHD 327
13 November 1976 Lafayette, LA -  Dewey Balfa, Marc Savoy, D. L. Menard (D. L. Menard [vcl/gt],  Dewey Balfa [vcl/fiddle], Marc Savoy [accordion/fiddle], Jerry Whiten [bass]. Producer: Chris Strachwitz)
001 JOLIE BLONDE DE BAYOU Arhoolie 5019  ARH-CD-316
002 PETITE FILLE DE LA CAMPAGNE Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316  
003 EN BAS D'UN CHENE VERT Arhoolie 5019  ARH-CD-316
004 PORT ARTHUR BLUES Arhoolie 5019  ARH-CD-316
005 J'AI FAIT UN GROS ERREUR Arhoolie 5019  ARH-CD-316
006 J'ETAIS AU BAL Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
007 MARDI GRAS JIG Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
008 LA PORTE DANS ARRIÈRE Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
009 J'AI PASSÉ DEVANT TA PORTE Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
010 CAJUN REEL Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
011 JE PEUX PAS T'OUBLIER Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
012 MON BON VIEUX MARI Arhoolie 5019 ARH-CD-316
013 LAKE ARTHUR STOMP Arhoolie 5019  ARH-CD-316
014 CHAMEAUX ONE-STEP Arhoolie ARH-CD- 316
015 MES PETITS YEUX NOIRS ARH-CD-316
016 MA CHÈRE MAMAN CRÉOLE ARH-CD-316
017 LIBERTY ARH-CD-316
018 LA VALSE À POP ARH-CD-316
019 DANS LE COEUR DE LA VILLE ARH-CD-316
1984 The Shook Shack, Nashville, TN – D.L. Menard (D. L. Menard [vcl/gt], Jerry Douglas [dobro/lap steel], Don helms [steel], Cheryl Warren [bass], Neil Worf [drums], Jerry Rivers [fiddle], Ricky Skaggs [fiddle], Buck White [piano/mandolin]. Producer: Jerry Douglas)
020 CAJUN SATURDAY NIGHT Rounder 0198 
021 WHY SHOULD WE TRY ANYMORE Rounder 0198 
022 THIS LITTLE GIRL Rounder 0198
023 WEDDING BELLS Rounder 0198
024 THE JUDGE DID NOT BELIEVE MY STORY Rounder 0198
025 GREEN OAK TREE Rounder 0198
026 LETTERS HAVE NO ARMS Rounder 0198
027 A HOUSE OF GOLD Rounder 0198
028 THE BACHELOR'S LIFE Rounder 0198
029 ON THE BANKS OF THE OLD PONTCHARTRAIN Rounder 0198
030 MY SON CALLS ANOTHER MAN DADDY Rounder 0198
031 LONG GONE LONESOME BLUES Rounder 0198
1988 La Louisiane Recording Studio, Lafayette, LA – D. L. Menard (D. L. Menard [vcl/gt], Ken Smith [fiddle], Blackie Forestier [accordion/hmny vcl], Eddie LeJeune [accordion-1]. Producer: D. L. Menard, Ken Irwin)
032 WILDWOOD FLOWER -1 Rounder 6021
033 I PASSED IN FRONT OF YOUR DOOR Rounder 6021
034 LET'S GALLOP TO MAMOU (TI GALOP A MAMOU) Rounder 6021
035 THE CONVICT WALTZ Rounder 6021
036 BIG TEXAS Rounder 6021
037 THE HEART OF THE CITY -1 Rounder 6021
038 I WENT TO THE DANCE LAST NIGHT -1 Rounder 6021
039 THE LITTLE BLACK EYES -1 Rounder 6021
040 THE WATER PUMP -1 Rounder 6021
041 EVERY NIGHT -1 Rounder 6021
042 LAFAYETTE TWO STEP Rounder 6021
043 NO CHRISTMAS FOR THE POOR Rounder 6021
1992 Longview Farm, North Brookfield, MA - Eddie LeJeune, D. L. Menard And Ken Smith (S. L. Menard [vcl-1/gt], Eddie LeJeune [vcl-2/accordion], Ken Smith [fiddle]. Producer: KenSmith, Ken Irwin)
044 J'ETAIS AU BAL (I WENT TO THE DANCES) -1-2 Rounder CD 6049
045 TRACES DE MON BOGHEI (THE TRACKS OF MY BUGGY) -1 Rounder CD 6049
046 BAYOU PON PON -2 Rounder CD 6049
047 ELLE SAVIT PAS J'ETAIS MARIE (SHE DIDN'T KNOW I WAS MARRIED) -1  Rounder CD 6049
048 BLUES DE PORT ARTHUR Rounder CD 6049
049 VALSE DE KAPLAN -2 Rounder CD 6049
050 FILLE DE HOUMA (THE GIRL FROM HOUMA) -1 Rounder CD 6049
051 LA VALSE A THOMAS ARDOIN Rounder CD 6049
052 EUNICE TWO STEP -2 Rounder CD 6049
053 LES FILLES DU MEXIQUE (THE GIRLS FROM MEXICO) -1 Rounder CD 6049
054 FLAMMES D'ENFER (THE FLAMES OF HELL) -1-2 Rounder CD 6049
055 DANS LES MISERES (IN MISERY) -2 Rounder CD 6049
056 PETITE FILLE DE VILLE (LITTLE GIRL OF THE TOWN) -1 Rounder CD 6049
057 CHERE TOUT-TOUTE -2 Rounder CD 6049
058 MAMOU TWO STEP Rounder CD 6049
1995 unknown – D. L. Menard (D.L. Menard [vcl/gt], Terry Huval [fiddle], Horace Trahan [accordion], Ken David, Barry Jean Ancelet [bck vcl])
059 LISTEN TO ME WHEN I TALK TO YOU Swallow 6125-2 
060 THAT'S NOT WHAT I WANTED TO DO Swallow 6125-2
061 ONE LAST SONG Swallow 6125-2
062 IT'S JUST THE ANGELS THAT ARE CRYING Swallow 6125-2
063 WHERE THE MONEY GOES Swallow 6125-2
064 PLANT YOUR GARDEN Swallow 6125-2
065 SOUND OF THE NIGHT Swallow 6125-2
066 HELLO NELDA Swallow 6125-2
067 SNOW ON THE ROOF Swallow 6125-2
068 THE RAIL OF THE RAILROAD TRACKS Swallow 6125-2
069 THE BACK DOOR Swallow 6125-2
070 LITTLE CAJUN WHISTLER Swallow 6125-2
071 YOU DREAM OF HIM Swallow 6125-2
072 THE GOOD WOMEN Swallow 6125-2
073 NEWS FROM A STRANGER Swallow 6125-2 
2009 unknown – D. L. Menard (Producer: Terry Huval, D. L. Menard)
074 LES FOUS DE LA CAMPAGNE [THE CRAZY PEOPLE OF THE COUNTRY] Swallow 6219-2 
075 C'EST LA PLACE QUE JE VAS RESTER [IT'S THE PLACE I'M GOING TO STAY] Swallow 6219-2
076 UN 'TIT CADIEN QU'EUSSE APPELLE UN MUSICIEN [THE LITTLE CAJUN MUSICIAN] Swallow 6219-2 
077 LES PORTRAITS SUR LA PLAFONAGE [THE PICTURES ON THE WALL] Swallow 6219-2
078 LES BAYOUS DE VERMILLON [THE BAYOUS OF VERMILION] Swallow 6219-2
079 IL TAIT COMME UN FR RE [HE WAS LIKE A BROTHER] Swallow 6219-2
080 LE VILLAGE D'ERATH [THE TOWN OF ERATH] Swallow 6219-2
081 UN MAUVAISE BARGUINE [A BAD BARGAIN] Swallow 6219-2
082 LES HERBES PARAIT PARAIT PLUS VERT [THE GRASS LOOKS GREENER] Swallow 6219-2
083 UNE BAMBOCHE [A DRUNK] Swallow 6219-2
084 LA LUMI RE DANS DU CIMETI RE [THE LIGHT IN THE GRAVEYARD] Swallow 6219-2
085 LA VIE D'UN VIEUX GAR ON [A BACHELOR'S LIFE] Swallow 6219-2




ALBUMS

Rounder 6003 The Louisiana Aces: La Pompe Du Puits;  Rebecca Ann;  Lacassine Special;  Ton Voile Et Ta Couronne;  La Vie D'un Vieux Garcon;  La Valse De Grand Pin;  Creole Stomp;  La Porte Dans Arriere;  Un Petit Orphelin;  Louisiana Aces Special;  Je Peux Pas T'oublier;  La Polka Des Cajuns;  La Valse De Grande Prairie;  Je Croyais Je Pourrais Le Faire – 74 (reissued in 1988 as D. L. Menard and Louisiana Aces)
Arhoolie 5019  Louisiana Cajun Music: Underneath The Green Oak Tree: Jolie Blonde De Bayou;  Petite Fille De La Campagne;  En Bas D'Un Chene Vert;  Port Arthur Blues; J'Ai Fait Un Gros Erreur;  J'Etais Au Bal; Mardi Gras Jig; La Porte Dans Arrière; J'Ai Passé Devant Ta Porte; Cajun Reel; Je Peux Pas T'Oublier; Mon Bon Vieux Mari; Lake Arthur Stomp – 77
Swallow LP 6038 The Back Door And Other Cajun Hits: The Back Door;  I Can't Forget You;  She Didn't Know I Was Married; Bachelor's Life; Valse De Jolly Rogers; Miller's Cave; The Water Pump; It's Too Late You're Divorced; Riches Of A Musician; The Vail And The Crown; I Can Live A Better Life; Rebecca Ann – 80 (rec. 07-1961-05-1976; CD reissue includes bonus track: Louisiana Aces Special)
Rounder 0198 Cajun Saturday Night: Cajun Saturday Night;  Why Should We Try Anymore;  This Little Girl; Wedding Bells; The Judge Did Not Believe My Story; Green Oak Tree; Letters Have No Arms; A House Of Gold; The Bachelor's Life; On The Banks Of The Old Pontchartrain; My Son Calls Another Man Daddy; Long Gone Lonesome Blues- 84
Rounder 6021 No Matter Where You At, There You Are: Wildwood Flower; I Passed In Front Of Your Door; Let's Gallop To Mamou (Ti Galop A Mamou); The Convict Waltz; Big Texas; The Heart Of The City; I Went To The Dance Last Night; The Little Black Eyes; The Water Pump; Every Night; Lafayette Two Step; No Christmas For The Poor – 88
Arhoolie ARH-CD-316 En bas du chêne vert: Chameaux one-step; J'ai passé devant ta porte; J'ai fait un gros erreur; Cajun reel; Mes petits yeux noirs; Lake Arthur stomp; Jolie blonde du bayou; Petite fille de la campagne; Ma chère maman Créole; Je peux pas t'oublier; Liberty; Mon bon vieux mari; En bas du chêne vert; Mardi gras jig; La valse à pop; Port Arthur blues; Dans le coeur de la ville; La porte dans arrière; J'ai ete au bal – 90
Ace [UK] CDCHD 327 The Swallow Recordings: [Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces Featuring D L Menard:] Louisiana Aces Special; The Back Door;  I Can't Forget You; She Didn't Know I Was Married; Bachelor's Life;  Valse De Jolly Rogers; [D. L. Menard:] Miller's Cave; The Water Pump; It's Too Late You're Divorced; Riches Of A Musician; The Vail And The Crown; [Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces Featuring D L Menard:] I Can Live A Better Life; Rebecca Ann; [Austin Pitre and The Evangeline Playboys:] Two Step De Bayou Teche; Opelousas Waltz; Two Step A Tante Adele; Rainbow Waltz; Rene's Special; Grand Mamou Blues; Les Flumes D'Enfer; Chinaball Blues; Le Pauvre Hobo; Pretty Rosie Cheeks; Don't Shake My Tree; La Valse D'Amour; Jungle Club Waltz; J'ai Coiner A Ta Porte;  Chataigner Waltz - 91
Rounder CD 6049  Le Trio Cadien: J'Etais Au Bal (I Went To The Dances); Traces De Mon Boghei (The Tracks Of My Buggy); Bayou Pon Pon; Elle Savit Pas J'Etais Marie (She Didn't Know I Was Married); Blues De Port Arthur; Valse De Kaplan; Fille De Houma (The Girl From Houma); La Valse A Thomas Ardoin; Eunice Two Step; Les Filles Du Mexique (The Girls From Mexico); Flammes d'Enfer (The Flames of Hell); Dans Les Miseres (In Misery); Petite Fille De Ville (Little Girl Of The Town); Chere Tout-Toute; Mamou Two Step - 92  Eddie LeJeune, D. L. Menard And Ken Smith
Swallow 6125-2 Cajun Memories: Listen To Me When I Talk To You;  That's Not What I Wanted To Do; One Last Song; It's Just The Angels That Are Crying; Where The Money Goes; Plant Your Garden; Sound Of The Night; Hello Nelda; Snow On The Roof; The Rail Of The Railroad Tracks; The Back Door; Little Cajun Whistler; You Dream Of Him; The Good Women; News From A Stranger – 95
Swallow 6219-2 Happy Go Lucky: Les Fous de la Campagne [The Crazy People of the Country];  C'est la Place Que Je Vas Rester [It's the Place I'm Going to Stay]; Un 'Tit Cadien Qu'eusse Appelle un Musicien [The Little Cajun Musician];  Les Portraits Sur La Plafonage [The Pictures on the Wall]; Les Bayous de Vermillon [The Bayous of Vermilion]; Il tait Comme un Fr re [He Was Like a Brother]; Le Village d'Erath [The Town of Erath]; Un Mauvaise Barguine [A Bad Bargain]; Les Herbes Parait Parait Plus Vert [The Grass Looks Greener]; Une Bamboche [A Drunk]; La Lumi re Dans du Cimeti re [The Light in the Graveyard]; La Vie d'un Vieux Gar on [A Bachelor's Life] – 19-04-10

SINGLES
Swallow
45-121 Valse De Jolly Rogers / Louisiana Aces Special – 61 Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces
45-10131 The Back Door / I can't Forget You – 62 Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces
45-10139 She Didn't Know I Was Married / Bachelor's Life – 62 Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces
45-10147 Rebecca Ann / I Can Live A Better Life – 63 Badeaux and The Louisiana Aces
45-10243 Too Late You're Divorced / Riches Of A Musician – 75 Terry Cormier And The Louisiana Aces      
45-10249 The Vail and Crown / The Water Pump – 76 Terry Cormier And The Louisiana Aces