Thursday, May 19, 2016

Hank Cochran



Garland Perry Cochran, *02-08-1935 Isola, MI, +15-07-2010
4th version

by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Chris Huskey, Dik deHeer, Phil Watson. Kurt Rokitta, Mario Manciotti, Bill Daniels, John Morris, Kittra Moore
SESSIONS

May 1955 Sunset Sound Recorders, 6650 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA – The Cochran Brothers (Eddie Cochran, Hank Cochran)
001 1003 MR. FIDDLE 1003/RSRCD-008
002 1004 TWO BLUE SINGIN' STARS 1003/RSRCD-008
003 1005 GUILTY CONSCIENCE 1005/RSRCD-008
004 1006 YOUR TOMORROWS NEVER COME 1005/RSRCD-008
October or November 1955 Bell Gardens Music Centre  (Cochran Home), Los Angeles, CA – Jerry Capehart and The Cochran Brothers
005 CLOSER, CLOSER, CLOSER RSR EP 2010/RSRCD-011
006 A HEALER LIKE TIME RSR EP 2010/RSRCD-011
007 MY HONEST NAME unissued
November or December 1955 [demo session] Bell Gardens Music Centre (Cochran Home), Los Angeles, CA – The Cochran Brothers (Eddie Cochran, Hank Cochran)
00701 ROCKIN' AND FLYIN' RSRCD-011
November or December 1955 or January 1956 Dolphin's Studio, Hollywood, CA – Cochran Brothers and Jerry Capehart
008 1021 AA ROLLIN' Cash 1021
009 1021 A WALLIN' STICK BOOGIE Cash 1021
early 1956 [demo session] Gold Star Recording Studios, 6252 Santa Monica Blv., Hollywood, CA – Cochran Brothers (Eddie Cochran, Hank Cochran) [demos from an American Music tape dated April 4, 1956]
00901 PING-PEG-SLACKS UA ECSP 20
00902 LATCH ON UA ECSP 20/UXS 9959
00903 HEART OF A FOOL RSR EP 2010/RSRCD-008
00904 YESTERDAY'S HEARTBREAK UAS 29163
00905 MY LOVE TO REMEMBER RSR LP 1006
00906 I'M READY UAS 29163
April or May 1956 Sunset Sound Recorders, 6650 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA  – The Cochran Brothers (Eddie Cochran, Hank Cochran)
010 TIRED AND SLEEPY 3001
011 FOOL'S PARADISE 3001
012 SLOW DOWN RSR LP 1006
013 OPEN THE DOOR RSR LP 1006
1958 Hollywood, CA – Hank Cochran
014 DON'T APOLOGIZE Dore 508
015 HN 163 GOOFIN' AROUND Dore 508
7 November 1961 Bradley Film and  Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano]. Producer: Joe Allison)
016 LB-1340 HAS ANYBODY SEEN ME LATELY F-55402
017 LB-1341 LONELY LITTLE MANSION Liberty F-55402
1 February 1962 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran  (Hank Cochran [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano]. Producer: Joe Allison)
018 LB-1419 SALLY WAS A GOOD OLD GIRL 55461
019 LB-1420 THE PICTURE BEHIND THE PICTURE 55461
020 LB-1484 I'D FIGHT THE WORLD 55498
021 LB-1483 LUCY, LET OUR LOVELIGHT SHINE 55498
2-4 August 1962 Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran  (Hank Cochran [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], + poss.  Ray Edenton [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano]. Producer: Joe Allison)
022 LB-1526 PRIVATE JOHN Q F-55520
023 LB-1527 I REMEMBER F-55520
024 LB-1756 GO ON HOME F-55644
025 LB-1757 TOOTSIE'S ORCHID LOUNGE F-55644
28 December 1962 Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], + poss. Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano].
026 G-1474 YESTERDAY'S MEMORIES 45-6426
027 G-1475 WHEN YOU GOTTA GO YOU GOTTA GO Gaylord 45-6426
028 G-1476 JUST FOR THE RECORD Gaylord 45-6432
029 G-1479 A GOOD COUNTRY SONG 45-6431/ KOC-CD-9846
030 G-1481 SAME OLD HURT 45-6431/ KOC-CD-9846
031 G-1482 IF SHE COULD SEEN ME NOW 45-6432/ KOC-CD-9846
G-1477, 78, 80 – possibly unknown unissued tracks
February 1964 RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl] + unknown musicians, similar as below. Producer: Bob Ferguson)
032 RWA4-1060 WHAT KIND OF BIRD IS THAT RCA Victor 47-8329
033 RWA4-1061 YOUR COUNTRY BOY 47-8375
034 RWA4-1062 SHE ALWAYS COME BACK TO ME 47-8375
035 RWA4-1063 MY BABY'S HIS BABY NOW 47-8329
10 June 1964 [18:00-21:00] RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Jerry Reed [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], William Ackerman [drums], Hargus "Pig" Robbins [piano]. Producer: Chet Atkins)
036 RWA4-1263 SAD SONGS AND WALTZES  47-8457
037 RWA4-1264 WHAT DID I DO WRONG  LSP-3431
038 RWA4-1265 I WANT TO GO WITH YOU  47-8457/LSP-3431
039 RWA4-1266 SOMEWHERE IN MY DREAMS 47-8528
5 August 1964 [18:00-21:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran  (Hank Cochran [vcl], Harold Bradley [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Jerry Reed [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], William Ackerman [drums], Jerry Smith [piano] +Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Bob Ferguson)
040 RWA4-1399 I FALL TO PIECES  LSP-3303
041 RWA4-1400 YOU COMB HER HAIR  LSP-3303
042 RWA4-1401 I'D FIGHT THE WORLD  LSP-3303
043 RWA4-1402 SAME OLD HURT  LSP-3303
044 RWA4-1403 A LITTLE BITTY TEAR  LSP-3303
045 RWA4-1404 GO ON HOME  LSP-3303
6 August 1964 [14:00-17:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran  (Hank Cochran [vcl], Jerry Kennedy [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Jerry Reed [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Hargus "Pig" Robbins [piano] +Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Bob Ferguson)
046 RWA4-1405 WHY CAN'T SHE BE YOU  LSP-3303
047 RWA4-1406 FUNNY WAY OF LAUGHIN'  LSP-3303
048 RWA4-1407 HE'S GOT YOU  LSP-3303
049 RWA4-1408 TEARS BROKE OUT ON ME  LSP-3303
050 RWA4-1409 JUST FOR THE RECORD  LSP-3303
051 RWA4-1410 MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY  LSP-3303
8 January 1965 [18:00-21:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran  (Hank Cochran [vcl], Jerry Reed [gt], James Wilkerson [gt],  Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano], George Tidwell [trumpet] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Chet Atkins)
052 SWA4-1029 I LIE A LOT 47-8955
053 SWA4-1030 GOING IN TRAINING  47-8528/LSP-3431
054 SWA4-1031 LET‘S BE DIFFERENT  47-8616
055 SWA4-1032 LOVE SICK unisued
6 May 1965 [18:00-21:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Jerry Reed [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Hargus "Pig" Robbins [piano], George Tidwell [trumpet] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer:  Bob Ferguson)
056 SWA4-2455 NOT THAT I CARE  LSP-3431
057 SWA4-2456 I'M WORRIED ABOUT ME  LSP-3431
058 SWA4-2457 WHAT ANY FOOL WOULD DO  LSP-3431
059 SWA4-2458 THE LITTLE FOLKS  LSP-3431
060 SWA4-2459 SALLY WAS A GOOD OLD GIRL  LSP-3431
25 May 1965 RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Jerry Reed [gt], Fred Carter [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Lloyd Green [steel], Henry Strzelecki [bass], Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Willie Ackerman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano], Jerry Smith [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer:  Bob Ferguson)
061 SWA4-2468 JEANNIE'S WAITING  LSP-3431
062 SWA4-2469 WHO'S GONNA  47-8616/LSP-3431
063 SWA4-2470 YOU KEPT ME AWAKE  LSP-3431
064 SWA4-2471 I EVER SAW  LSP-3431
8 September 1965 [14:00-17:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Wayne Moss [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Jerry Reed [banjo], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano]. Producer: Chet Atkins)
September 1965 RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Producer: Bob Ferguson)
065 SWA4-2740 HANK TODAY AND HIM TOMORROW 47-8694
066 SWA4-2741 I'M ALONE  47-8694
067 SWA4-2742 IF IT’S GONNA HAPPEN  unissued
068 SWA4-2743 TALENT FOR TEARS  unissued
17 March 1966 [18:00-21:00] RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Pete Wade [gt], Harold Bradley [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Ramon Pennington [gt], Marilyn Seely [gt], Buddy Emmons [steel], Roy M. "Junior" Huskey, Jr. [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Jerry Smith [piano], Grover "Shorty" Lavender [fiddle], Norman "Buddy" Spicher [fiddle]. Producer: Chet Atkins)
069 TWA4-0715 CRYING SECTION 47-8827
070 TWA4-0716 THAT'S WHAT I'LL SAY  47-8955
071 TWA4-0717 YOU DON’T HAVE TIME FOR ME  unissued
072 TWA4-0718 ONLY YOU CAN MAKE ME WELL 47-8827
28 December 1966 Fred Foster Sound Studio, 319 17th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Wayne Moss [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Lloyd Green [steel], Junior Huskey [bass], Buddy Harman/Willie Ackerman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Fred Foster)
073 E12W-1057 TOOTSIE'S ORCHARD LOUNGE Monument 45-1012/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
074 E12W-1058  ALL OF ME BELONGS TO YOU 45-994/SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
075 E12W-1059  I JUST BURNED A DREAM 45-994/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
076 E12W-1060  SPEAK WELL OF ME TO THE KIDS 45-1033/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
prob. Spring 1967 Fred Foster Sound Studio, 319 17th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Grady Martin [gt], Wayne Moss [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Lloyd Green [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman/Willie Ackerman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Fred Foster)
077 JUST FOR THE RECORD SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
078 YESTERDAY'S MEMORIES SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
079 WHEN YOU GOTTA GO SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
080 SOMEWHERE IN MY DREAMS SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
April 1967 Fred Foster Sound Studio, 319 17th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran (Grady Martin [gt], Wayne Moss [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Lloyd Green [steel], Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman/Willie Ackerman [drums], Hargus Robbins [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica]. Producer: Fred Foster)
081 F4W-2020 A HAPPY GOODBYE 45-1033/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
082 F4W-2021 IT COULDN'T HAPPEN TO A NICER GUY 45-1012/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
083 F4W-2022 HAS ANYBODY SEEN ME LATELY? 45-1051/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
084 F4W-2023 I WOKE UP 45-1051/ SLP-18089 KOC-CD-9846
14 September 1970 [18:00-21:00] Bradley’s Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet – Hank Cochran (Hank Cochran [vcl], Bob Moore [bass] + unknown musicians. Producer: Joe Allison)
085 MB-25568 ONE NIGHT FOR WILLIE Dot 45-17361
086 MB-25569 BACK TO THIS Dot 45-17361
March 1978  [no 21899] Hollywood, CA – Hank Cochran,  and Jeannie Seely [-1], Merle Haggard [-2], Willie Nelson [-3], Jack Greene [-4] (Producer: Glenn Martin)
087 95042 WILLIE -2 4585/ ST-11807
088 95043 HEAVEN WAS A DRINK OF WINE ST-11807
089 95044 WHATCHA THINK ABOUT THAT -1-4 ST-11807
090 95045 I'M BEHIND THE BOTTLE -1 ST-11807
091 95046 AM I GONNA HAVE TO BURN ATLANTA DOWN -1-4 ST-11807
092 95047 AIN'T LIFE HELL -3 4635/ ST-11807
093 95048 UPHILL ALL THE WAY -1 4585/ ST-11807
094 95049 HE AIN'T COUNTRY ST-11807
095 95050 I'M GOING WITH YOU THIS TIME -1 4635/ ST-11807
096 95051 TOO LATE  -2 ST-11807
Mastering date: April 1, 1978
ca. early 1980 Richey House, Nashville, TN  – Hank Cochran, * and Willie Nelson (Hank Cochran [vcl], Willie Nelson [vcl*], Rafe Van Hoy [ac gt], Ken Beal [el gt], Billy Earl McClelland [el gt], Bucky Barrett [el g], Michael Rhodes [bass], Jimmy Gunn [drums/percussion], Randy Moon [piano/organ/bck vcl], Rock Killough [harmonica/bck vcl]. Producer: Hank Cochran, Chuck Howard, Rock Killough)
097 MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY E 46596/6E-277
098 I DON'T DO WINDOWS E 46596/6E-277
099 HE'S GOT YOU E-47062/ 6E-277
100 YOU COMB HER HAIR EVERY MORNING* 6E-277
101 ANGEL FLYING TOO CLOSE TO THE GROUND 6E-277
102 A LITTLE BITTY TEAR* E-47062/6E-277
103 A-11* 6E-277
104 SALLY WAS A GOOD OLD GIRL* 6E-277
105 LOVE MAKES FOOLS OF US ALL 6E-277
106 I FALL TO PIECES* 6E-277
1983 Nashville, TN – Hank Cochran and Mel Tillis
107 I WISH IT WAS THAT EASY GOING HOME EMH-0021
108 I FELL APART  EMH-0021
1996 Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN/Hank's Place, Commanche and Fireside, Nashville, TN/Soundsmith, Hendersonville, TN - Hank Cochran and Billy Don Burns, * and Willie Nelson(Clinton Gregory [gt/fiddle/bck vcl], Joe Spivey [ac gt/fiddle], J.W. Younger [ac gt/bck vcl], Billy Don Burns [ac gt/bck vcl], Red Lane [ac gt], Jerry Laseter [el gt/bck vcl], Mike Baker [el gt], David Russell/Dale Reno [mandolin], Eddie Long/Jim Vest [steel/dobro], Owen Bradley [autoharp/piano], Don Wayne Reno [upright bass], Jeff Walikangas [el bass], Billy Sink/Clifford Thompson/Boo Boo McAfee [drums], Steve Thomas/Tommy Williams [fiddle], Scott Walker [harmonica], Scott Blackwell/Jeff Armstrong [piano], Wayne Jackson [horns], Craig Dillingham [bck vcl])
109 DESPERATE MEN Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
110 I WISH IT WAS THAT EASY GOING HOME Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
111 PATSY* Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
112 MEMORIES COST A LOT Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
113 THAT OLD FRIEND OF MINE Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
114 DEAD OR ALIVE Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
115 OUTLAWS AT THE CROSS Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
116 WAY TO MEXICO Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
117 DIABLO'S HIGHWAY Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
118 NO SHORTAGE OF THE BLUES Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
119 WOMAN BE CAREFUL Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
120 OUTSKIRTS OF DESPERATE Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
121 I'D BETTER WRITE IT DOWN Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
122 BROTHERS OF THE MUSIC Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD
1990s [live] The Flora-Bama Package Store and Lounge, Orange Beach, FL – Hank Cochran and Clinton Gregory, *with Dickie Rankin
12201 AIN'T LIFE HELL NQD 19580-CD  
12202 DON'T YOU EVER GET TIRED (OF HURTIN' ME) NQD 19580-CD  
12203 MISS YOU TO TEARS NQD 19580-CD  
12204 I FALL TO PIECES NQD 19580-CD  
12205 LITTLE BITTY TEAR NQD 19580-CD  
12206 NOBODY'S DARLIN' NQD 19580-CD  
12207 IT'S NOT LOVE (BUT IT'S NOT BAD)  NQD 19580-CD  
12208 MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY NQD 19580-CD  
12209 WHO GOES THERE? NQD 19580-CD
2001 unknown – Hank Cochran
123 HONKY TONK ANGELS  Gifted Few
124 SOMETHING UNSEEN  Gifted Few
125 I FELL APART  Gifted Few
126 HE LITTLE THINGED HER  Gifted Few
127 NOBODY'S FOOL  Gifted Few
128 YOU WOULDN'T KNOW LOVE  Gifted Few
129 YOU LET ME DOWN  Gifted Few
130 MAGIC IN THE BAND  Gifted Few
131 WHEN COTTON WAS KING  Gifted Few
132 SOMETIMES MISSISSIPPI  Gifted Few
133 THE PEN  Gifted Few
134 I'M GOIN' HOME  Gifted Few
135 WHAT A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN  Gifted Few
136 LIVIN' FOR A SONG  Gifted Few


ALBUMS
RCA Victor LPM/LSP-3303 Hits From The Heart:
I'd Fight The World; A Little Bitty Tear; You Comb Her Hair; Go On Home; Same Old Hurt; I Fall To Pieces; Just For The Record; Funny Way Of Laughin'; Make The World Go Away; Why Can't She Be You; Tears Broke Out On Me; He's Got You – 01-65
RCA Victor LPM/LSP-3431 Going In Training: Sally Was A Good Old Girl; I Want To Go With You; What Did I Do Wrong; You Kept Me Awake; I Ever Saw; What Any Fool Would Do; Who's Gonna; The Little Folks; I'm Worried About Me; Jeannie's Waiting; Going In Training; Not That I Care – 10-65
Monument MLP-8089/SLP-18089 The Heart Of Hank: Has Anybody Seen Me Lately; Happy Goodbye; I Woke Up; Just For The Record; I Just Burned A Dream; Yesterday's Memories; All Of You Belongs To Me; When You Gotta Go; It Couldn't Happen To A Nicer Guy; Speak Well Of Me To The Kids; Somewhere In My Dreams – 01-68
Capitol ST-11807 With A Little Help From His Friends: Willie; Heaven Was A Drink Of Wine; Whatcha Think About That; I'm Behind The Bottle; Am I Gonna Have To Burn Atlanta Down; Ain't Life Hell; Uphill All The Way; He Ain't Country; I'm Going With You This Time; Too Late – 14-08-78
Elektra 6E-277 Make The World Go Away: I Don't Do Windows; Make The World Go Away; He's Got You; You Comb Her Hair Every Morning; Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground; A Little Bitty Tear; A-11; Sally Was A Good Old Girl; Love Makes Fools Of Us All; I Fall To Pieces – 23-05-80
Small Dog A Barkin SD-796CD Desperate Men: The Legend and The Outlaw: Desperate Men;  I Wish It Was That Easy Going Home;  Patsy;  Memories Cost a Lot;  That Old Friend of Mine;  Dead or Alive;  Outlaws at the Cross;  Way to Mexico;  Diablo's Highway;  No Shortage of the Blues;  Woman Be Careful;  Outskirts of Desperate;  I'd Better Write It Down;  Brothers of the Music – 11-02-97
NQD 19580-CD Live At Joe‘s Flora-Bama:  Ain't Life Hell;  Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurtin' Me);  Miss You To Tears;  I Fall To Pieces;  Little Bitty Tear;  Nobody's Darlin';  It's Not Love (But It's Not Bad);  Make The World Go Away;  Who Goes There? – 98 w. Clinton Gregory
Koch KOC-CD-9846 The Heart Of Hank / Monument Sessions: Anybody Seen Me Lately; Happy Goodbye; I Woke Up; Just For The Record; I Just Burned A Dream; Yesterday's Memories; All Of You Belongs To Me; When You Gotta Go; It Couldn't Happen To A Nicer Guy; Speak Well Of Me To The Kids; Somewhere In My Dreams; A Good Country Song;; Same Old Hurt; If She Could See Me Now – 07-06-05 (reissue of SLP-18089 with bonus Gaylord tracks)
Gifted Few ? Livin‘ For A Song: Honky Tonk Angels; Something Unseen; I Fell Apart; He Little Thinged Her; Nobody's Fool; You Wouldn't Know Love; You Let Me Down; Magic In The Band; When Cotton Was King; Sometimes Mississippi; The Pen; I'm Goin' Home; What A Beautiful Woman; Livin' For A Song – 15-04-02

SINGLES
Ekko (1955-56) with Eddie Cochran as by The Cochran Brothers
1003 The Blue Singing Stars / Mr. Fiddle - 06-55 (rev. June 18)
1005 Guilty Conscience / Your Tomorrow Never Comes - 11-55 (rev. Nov. 26)
1021 Walkin' Stick Boogie / Rollin' - 01-56 (released on Cash; rev. Feb. 16)
3001 Tired And Sleepy / Fool's Paradise - 05-56 (rev. June 9)
Crest (1956) with Eddie Cochran as by The Cochran Brothers
45-1026 Skinny Jim / Half Loved - 08-56
Dore (1958)
45-508 Goofin' Around / Don't Apologize  - 58
Liberty (1961-62)
F-55402 Lonely Little Mansion / Has Anybody Seen Me Lately - 29-12-61
55461 Sally Was A Good Old Girl / The Picture Behind The Picture - 09-06-62 (rev. June 14)
55498 I'd Fight The World / Lucy, Let Our Lovelight Shine - ca. 14-09-62
F-55520 Private John Q / I Remember - 11-62 (rev. Nov. 17)
F-55644 Go On Home / Tootsie's Orchid Lounge - 11-63 (rev. Nov. 23)
Gaylord (1963)
45-6426 When You Gotta Go You Gotta Go / Yesterday's Memories – 02-63 (rev. March 2)
45-6431 A Good Country Song / Same Old Hurt - 07-63 (rev. July 27)
45-6432 If She Could Seen Me Now / Just For The Record – 10-63 (rev. Nov. 2)
RCA Victor (1964-66)
47-8329 What Kind Of Bird Is That? / My Baby's His Baby Now - 03-64 (rev. March 21)
47-8375 Your Country Boy / She Always Comes Back To Me - 06-64 (rev. June 20)
47-8457 I Want To Go With You / Sad Songs And Waltzes - 10-64
47-8528 Going In Training / Somewhere In My Dreams - 03-65 (rev. March 13)
47-8616 Who's Gonna / Let's Be Different - 07-65
47-8694 I'm Alone / Hank Today And Him Tomorrow - 10-65 (rev. Oct. 23)
47-8827 Crying Section / Only You Can Make Me Well - 04-66 (rev. May 7)
47-8955 That's What I'll Say / I Lie A Lot - 09-66
Monument (1967)
45-994 All Of Me Belongs To You / I Just Burned A Dream - 01-67 (rev. Jan. 21)
45-1012 It Couldn't Happen To A Nicer Guy / Tootsie's Orchard Lounge - 06-67 (rev. June 10)
45-1033 Speak Well Of Me To The Kids / A Happy Goodbye – 10-67 (rev. Oct. 14)
45-1051 Has Anybody Seen Me Lately? / I Woke Up - 01-68 (rev. Jan. 27)
Dot (1970)
DOA-17361 One Night For Willie / Back To His - 10-70 (rev. Oct. 24)
Capitol (1978)
4585 Uphill All The Way / Willie - 04-78
4635 Ain't Life Hell / I'm Going With You All The Time - 09-78
Elektra (1980)
E 46596 Make The World Go Away / I Don't Do Windows - ca. 03-80
E 47062 A Little Bitty Tear / He's Got You – 06-10-80
EMH (1983)
EMH-0021 I Wish It Was That Easy Going Home / I Fell Apart - 83 w. Mel Tillis

Jim Stafford



James Wayne "Jim" Stafford, *16-01-1944, Eloise, FL
3rd version

by Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS


1960s, unknown, FL – Crackerjim Stafford
001 Interviews NRC 746
002 Speech NRC 746  
003 I AIN'T SHARIN KARAN NRC 746
004 I DON'T FOOL AROUND NRC 746
005 TO DURN STUPID NRC 746
006 PRECIOUS TATERS NRC 746
007 I'M A HIPPIE NRC 746
008 THE PERFECT SONG NRC 746
ca. December 1972 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
011 72L-4566/73L-6062* NINETY FIFTIES BLUES K14496/SE-4947*
012 72L-4567/73L-6063* SWAMP WITCH K14496/SE-4947*
013 72L-4568 YOU’RE JUST A FLOWER unissued
4 August 1973 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
014 73L-5526/73L-6061* SPIDERS AND SNAKES K14648 Polydor PDG-101/SE-4947* D2-77736
015 73L-5527 UNDECIDED K14648/520 399-2
18 December 1973 Master Sound, Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/ac gt/banjo/ harmonica], Richard Bennett [gt], Emory Gordon [bass], Dennis St. John [drums], Alan Estes [conga],  Alan Lindgren [keyboard/ synthesizer], Slyde Hyde [trombone], Gallagher [whazoo],  .Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
016 73L-6026 THE LAST CHANT MY LAST CHANT M14737/SE-4947
017 73L-6027 A REAL GOOD TIME M14775/M14775
018 73L-6028 MY GIRL BILL M14718/SE-4947 D2-77736
19 December 1973 Master Sound, Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/ac gt/banjo/ harmonica], Richard Bennett [gt], Emory Gordon [bass], Dennis St. John [drums], Alan Estes [conga],  Alan Lindgren [keyboard/ synthesizer], Slyde Hyde [trombone], Gallagher [whazoo],  .Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
019 73L-6029 WILDWOOD WEED M14737/SE-4947 D2-77736
020 73L-6030 I AIN'T SHARIN' SHARON SE-4947
021 73L-6031 MEDLEY: MR. BOJANGLES/A VISIT WITH AN OLD FRIEND SE-4947
20 December 1973 Master Sound, Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/ac gt/banjo/ harmonica], Richard Bennett [gt], Emory Gordon [bass], Dennis St. John [drums], Alan Estes [conga],  Alan Lindgren [keyboard/ synthesizer], Slyde Hyde [trombone], Gallagher [whazoo],  .Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
022 73L-6032 16 LITTLE RED NOSES AND A HORSE THAT SWEATS SE-4947
023 73L-6033 L. A. MAMMA M14718/SE-4947
29 October 1974 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/gt], Ben Benay [gt],  Larry Carlton [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Richard Bennett [gt],  Emory L. Gordy, Jr. [bass], Dennis B. St. John [drums], King Errison [prcussion], David Paich/ Michael Omartian [keyboards], Alan Lindgren [synthesizer], John D'Andrea [horns], Dave Bellamy, Howard Bellamy [bck vcl]. Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
024 74L 6624 YOUR BULLDOG DRINKS CHAMPAGNE M14775/M3G-4984
025 74L-6634 YOU'LL NEVER TAKE ME ALIVE M3G-4984
026 74L-6635 LADY GREENFEET unissued
027 74L-6636 I CAN'T FIND NOBODY HOME PD 14309/M3G-4984
17 December 1974 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/gt], Ben Benay [gt],  Larry Carlton [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Richard Bennett [gt],  Emory L. Gordy, Jr. [bass], Dennis B. St. John [drums], King Errison [prcussion], David Paich/ Michael Omartian [keyboards], Alan Lindgren [synthesizer], John D'Andrea [horns], Dave Bellamy, Howard Bellamy [bck vcl]. Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
028 74L-6729 MIDNIGHT SNACK M3G-4984
029 74L-6730 I AIN‘T WORKIN‘ M14819/M3G-4984
18 December 1974 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/gt], Ben Benay [gt],  Larry Carlton [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Richard Bennett [gt],  Emory L. Gordy, Jr. [bass], Dennis B. St. John [drums], King Errison [prcussion], David Paich/ Michael Omartian [keyboards], Alan Lindgren [synthesizer], John D'Andrea [horns], Dave Bellamy, Howard Bellamy [bck vcl]. Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
030 74L-6731 NONE OF US ARE HERE M3G-4984
031 74L-6732 BRING ME YOU M3G-4984
19 December 1974 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/gt], Ben Benay [gt],  Larry Carlton [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Richard Bennett [gt],  Emory L. Gordy, Jr. [bass], Dennis B. St. John [drums], King Errison [prcussion], David Paich/ Michael Omartian [keyboards], Alan Lindgren [synthesizer], John D'Andrea [horns], Dave Bellamy, Howard Bellamy [bck vcl]. Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
032 74L-6733 I GOT STONED AND I MISSED IT M14819/M3G-4984
033 74L-6734 LADY GREENFEET M3G-4984
30 December 1974 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Jim Stafford [vcl/gt], Ben Benay [gt],  Larry Carlton [gt], Lee Ritenour [gt], Richard Bennett [gt],  Emory L. Gordy, Jr. [bass], Dennis B. St. John [drums], King Errison [prcussion], David Paich/ Michael Omartian [keyboards], Alan Lindgren [synthesizer], John D'Andrea [horns], Dave Bellamy, Howard Bellamy [bck vcl]. Producer: Phil Gerhard and Lobo)
034 74L-6735 MAKING LOVE WITH THE HEADPHONES ON M3G-4984
035 74L-6736 GOT DOWN M3G-4984
early 1975 Atlanta, GA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Phil Gernhard)
036 75L-7142 JASPER Polydor PD 14309
ca October 1976 Hollywood, CA – Jim Stafford
037 ONE STEP AHEAD OF THE LAW WBS 8538/D2-77736
038 UCA6528 YOU CAN CALL ME CLYDE WBS 8538/D2-77736
Late October 1976 Nashville, TN – Jim Stafford (Producer: Phil Gerhard and Tony Scott)
039 UTN0784? THE FLIGHT WBS 8299/D2-77736
040 UTN0785 TURN LOOSE OF MY LEG WBS 8299/D2-77736
ca. June 1980 [soundtrack session] Hollywood, CA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Snuff Garrett)
041 YCA9719 COW PATTI* WBS49611/[va] HS-3499/D2-77736
ca July 1980 Hollywood, CA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Snuff Garrett)
042 YCA9761 TEXAS GUITAR SWING WBS49611
Btw 1975-1980 unknown – Jim Stafford
043 DON'T FOOL AROUND (WHEN THERE'S A FOOL AROUND)  E 47013/D2-77736
044 I TOO YOUR LOVE TOO LIGHTLY  E 47013
ca. August 1981 Hollywood, CA – Jim Stafford (Producer: Snuff Garrett)
045 ISABEL AND SAMANTHA E 47226
046 YELLER DOG BLUES E 47226
Fall 1982 poss. Nashville, TN – Jim Stafford (Producer: Bob Montgomery)
047 WHAT MAMA DON'T KNOW Town House B-1062
048 THAT'S WHAT  Town House B-1062
late  1983 poss. Nashville, TN – Jim Stafford (Producer: Bob Montgomery)
049 LITTLE BITS AND PIECES Columbia 38-04339
050 BANJO BILLY  Columbia 38-04339
Jim Stafford recorded after 1983, see albums list

ALBUMS
NRC/Southern Mother NRC 746 Welcome To Maddox Country: Interviews; Speech;  I Ain't Sharin Karan; I Don't Fool Around; To Durn Stupid; Precious Taters; I'm A Hippie; The Perfect Song – 6-
MGM SE-4924 Swamp With: (tracks unknown) - unissued (1973)
MGM SE-4947 Jim Stafford: L.A. Mamma; I Ain't Sharin' Sharon; Medley. Mr. Bojangles ; A Visit With An Old Friend; Wildwood Weed; 16 Little Red Noses And A Horse That Sweats; Spiders And Snakes; The Last Chant; My Girl Bill; Nifty Fifties Blues; A Real Good Time; Swamp Witch – 02-74 (Reissued on Polydor PD-1-6072 in 1976 and UK  RPM 823 in 2008)
MGM M3G-4984 Not Just Another Pretty Foot: Making Love With The Headphones On; None Of Us Are Here; I Got Stoned And I Missed It; I Can't Find Nobody Home; Lady Greenfeet; You'll Never Take Me Alive; Midnight Snack; Bring Me You; Got Down; Your Bulldog Drinks Champagne; I Ain't Working – 75
Strats Publishing ? New Deal: Coyote On A Barbed Wire Fence;  Just Plain Folks;  Rolling Around Up In Heaven;  Talk That Guitar;  Down South;  Gamble And Chance;  Hurricane Laverne;  If Things Could Talk;  Don't Forget The Hard Times;  Driving Back To Boulder- 93 (rec. Branson, MO)
Bransound 1501 The Ultimate Jim Stafford: Coyote On A Barbed Wire Fence; Gamble And Chance; Driving Back To Boulder; Talk That Guitar; Don't Forget The Hard Times; Spiders And Snakes; Wildwood Weed; My Girl Bill; Cow Patti; Mr. Bojangles – 28-11-94
Jim Stafford Theatre CD 9509 Live – In Branson!: Rollin' Around Up In Heaven; Dixie; Turn Loose Of My Leg; That's What Little Kids Do; Rockabilly Shuffle; Amazing Grace; Wildwood Flower; Wildwood Weed; Layenda Pipeline; Shenandoah; Cow Patti; Banjo Medley; Music Of The Night; Spiders and Snakes; Swamp Witch; Mr. Bojangles/A Visit With An Old Friend; Flight Of The Bumblebee; Classical Gas – 96 (w. Jim Stafford Band: Doug Reid, James Ingle, Rick McEwen, Steve Bach, Mickey Springstein, Rod Phillips, Tamara Holden, Janice Copeland)
Jim Stafford Theatre CD 9062 Guitar Gold: Freight Train; Honky Tonk;  Windy and Warm; Sleepwalk; Guitar Boogie; Apache; Stardust; Wheels; Walk Don't Run; Tigers Rag – 96
Strats Publishing no #  Jim Stafford Plays Harmonica: Memory; Wildwood Flower; Shenandoah;  Cherry Pink; I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry;  Branson Blues; Music of the Night; Moulon Rouge; Danny Boy; Tennessee Waltz;  Moon River  - 97
Curb D2-77736 Greatest Hits: Spiders And Snakes*; Wildwood Weed*; My Girl Bill*; Turn Loose Of My Leg; Cow Patti; You Can Call Me Clyde; Don't Forget The Hard Times; Don't Fool Around When There's A Fool Around; One Step Ahead Of The Law; The Flight – 06-06-95 (MGM* and Warner/Curb recordings)
Polygram Special Markets 314 520 399-2 The Best Of Jim Stafford: Spiders And Snakes; Undecided*; Ninety Fifties Blues; Swamp Witch; Last Chant My Last Chant; Your Bulldog Drinks Champagne; Real Good Time;16 Little Red Notes And A House That Sweats; I Ain't Sharin' Sharon – 08-04-98 (*previously unissued on album)

VHS/DVDs

Strats Inc. ? Kick Up Your Heels: Swamp Witch; Shanandoah; Down South; Coyote On A Fence;  Don't Pet The Dog; Mama Knows; Jerusalem -  93
Strats Inc. ? Live And Kickin‘: Spiders And Snakes; Cow Patti; Wildwood Weed; Turn Loose Of My Leg; Mr. Bojangles; Classical Gas; Flamenco Fantasy - 93
Winstar Home Ent.? A Christmas Card From Branson: - 01

SINGLES
MGM (1973-75) / Polydor (1976)
K 14496 Swamp Witch / Ninety Fifties Blues – 04-73 (rev. May 12)
K 14648 Spiders And Snakes / Undecided - 09-73
M 14718 My Girl, Bill / L.A.Woman - 02-74
M 14737 Wildwood Weed / The Last Chant - 06-74
KGC Spiders And Snakes / Wildwood Weed - 74 (MGM Golden Circle)
M 14775 Your Bulldog Drinks / A Real Good Time - 12-74 (rev. Dec. 7)
M 14819 I Got Stoned And I Missed It / I Ain't Working - 08-75 (rev. Aug. 16)
PD 14309 Jasper / I Can't Find Nobody Home- 03-76
KGC-101 My Girl Bill / Spiders And Snakes – (Polydor Band of Gold series)
Curb (1976-81)
WBS 8299 Turn Loose Of My Leg / The Flight - 11-76 (released on Warner-Curb; rev. Dec. 4)
WBS 8538 One Step Ahead Of The Law / You Can Call Me Clyde – 10-02-78 (released on Warner-Curb)
E 47013 Don't Fool Around (When There's A Fool Around) /  I Took Your Love Too Lightly – 28-07-80 (released on Elektra-Curb)
WBS 49611 Cow Patti / Texas Guitar Swing – 26-11-80 (released on Viva-Curb)
E 47226 Isabel And Samantha / Yeller Dog Blues – 19-10-81 (released on Elektra-Curb)
Town House (1982)
B-1062 What Mama Don't Know / That's What - 10-82 (rev. Oct. 30)
Columbia (1983)
38-04339 Little Bits And Pieces / Banjo Billy – 27-12-83

Artie Rodriguez



by Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2010 unknown – Artie Rodriguez
001 SHE LOVES GEORGE JONES Twang Thang Music 555265 
002 NEW ORLEANS LADIES Twang Thang Music 555265 
003 I JUST CAN'T GET HER OUT OF MY MIND Twang Thang Music 555265
004 I DON'T KNOW WHAT SHE SAID Twang Thang Music 555265 
005 ROSES I PROMISED YOU Twang Thang Music 555265 
006 JEALOUS HEART Twang Thang Music 555265 
007 THE LONGER YOU WAIT Twang Thang Music 555265 
008 EVERYTHING BUT THE WINGS Twang Thang Music 555265
009 BLOOD I NEVER KNEW Twang Thang Music 555265 
010 MY HEART'S IN SAN ANTONE Twang Thang Music 555265
011 RING ON HER FINGER Twang Thang Music 555265
012 WHEN I LOOK IN HER EYES Twang Thang Music 555265 
2013 unknown – Artie Rodriguez
013 YOU’RE GONNA GET IT
014 HONKY TONK POLYGRAPH
015 I’VE SEEN THIS MOVIE BEFORE
016 I’LL GIVE YOU SOMETHING TO DRINK ABOUT
017 GOOD SADDLES AIN’T CHEAP
018 THE OTHER SIDE OF THE MOON
019 I’LL TAKE TEXAS
020 FLOWERS
021 DADDY’S RADIO
022 MEMORY ON ICE
023 ROXANNE’S BAYOU
024 IF I WERE YOU
025 HERE AFTER
026 FOR THE GOOD TIMES
Tracks above issued on album I’ll Give You Something To Drink About
2015 unknown – Artie Rodriguez
027 YOUR'RE GONNA LOVE, LOVIN' ME
028 BORDERLINE FOOL
029 SHY ANN
030 IF YOU THINK IT'S HARD LEAVING
031 STARTING TO FEEL THAT WAY
032 ALL HEAVEN BROKE LOOSE LAST NIGHT
033 APART
034 FOREVER, NOW AND THEN
035 JUST LOOK AT ME
036 GET USED TO IT
037 BLOOD I NEVER KNEW
038 NEON TAN
Tracks above issued on album Borderline Fool



ALBUMS
Twang Thang Music 555265 She Loves George Jones: She Loves George Jones; New Orleans Ladies; I Just Can't Get Her Out Of My Mind; I Don't Know What She Said; Roses I Promised You; Jealous Heart; The Longer You Wait; Everything But The Wings; Blood I Never Knew; My Heart's In San Antone; Ring On Her Finger; When I Look In Her Eyes – 11
Artie Rodriguez ? (UPC888295046961) I'll Give You Something To Drink About: You’re Gonna Get It; Honky Tonk Polygraph; I’ve Seen This Movie Before; I’ll Give You Something To Drink About; Good Saddles Ain’t Cheap; The Other Side Of The Moon; I’ll Take Texas; Flowers; Daddy’s Radio; Memory On Ice; Roxanne’s Bayou; If I Were You; Here After; For The Good Times - 28-02-14
Artie Rodriguez ? Borderline Fool: Your're Gonna Love, Lovin' Me; Borderline Fool; Shy Ann; If You Think It's Hard Leaving; Starting to Feel That Way; All Heaven Broke Loose Last Night; Apart; Forever, Now and Then; Just Look At Me; Get Used to It; Blood I Never Knew; Neon Tan – 26-09-15

Billy Henson



William Donald Henson, *12-12-137 Murfreesboro, TN
By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank
SESSIONS
1963 poss. Nugget Studio, Goodlettsville, TN – Billy Henson (+Buddy Emmons [steel] + unknown musicians. Producer: Jack Logan)
001 P4KM-5466 CAUTION HEART Nuggett NR-207
002 P4KM-5467 TROUBLES, TRIALS, TRIBULATIONS  NR-207
1964 poss. Nugget Studio, Goodlettsville, TN – Billy Henson (Producer: Jack Logan)
003 SoN 5911 MR. BLUES NR 216
004 SoN 5912 NO ONE BUT ME  NR-216
005 DIG ME A HOLE  NR 226
006 GOING BACK  NR-226
1965 poss. Nugget Studio, Goodlettsville, TN – Billy Henson (Producer: Jack Logan)
007 SoN 16711 WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE HOME NR-237
008 SoN 16712 I’M PLAYING HOUSE NR-237
009 THE END OF UNDERSTANDING NR-240
010 EASIER SAID THAN DONE NR-240
Billy Henson recorded after 1965. Incomplete info in albums list

ALBUMS
No label no # Billy Henson Sings Especially For You: (details unknown)
Billy Henson ? (UPC884501493376) There Is A Time: There Is a Time;  What It's Like To Be Home;  In the Whispering Pine;  If Loneliness Can Kill Me;  Two Old Men;  Lonesome Feeling;  Colorado;  Dear Heart; The Redeemed Are Coming Home;  Big Eight Wheeler - 11 with The Fiddles of Tennessee

SINGLES
Nugget (1963-65)
NR-207 Caution Heart / Troubles, Trials, Tribulations - 63
NR-216 Mr. Blues / No One But Me  - 64
NR-226 Go Dig Me A Hole / Going Back – 09-64 (rev. Sept. 19)
NR-237 What It’s Like To Be Home / I’m Playing House – 03-65 (rev. March 27)
NR-240 The End Of Understanding / Easier Said Than Done – 07-65  (rev. July 24)