SESSION DISCOGRAPHY * ALBUMS DISCOGRAPHY * SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY

Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Thursday, April 5, 2012

Vern And Ray


Vern = Vern Williams
Ray = Ray Park
 
by Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS

19 March 1961 Stockton, CA - Vern And Ray (Vern Williams [vcl/mandolin], Ray Park [vcl/fiddle], Clyde Williamson [gt], Luther Riley [banjo], Bill Carter [el bass])
001 ST-4793? CABIN ON A MOUNTAIN Starday SEP-175
002 ST-4794? CARROLL COUNTY BREAKDOWN SEP-175
003 ST-4795? BLUE GRASS STYLE  SEP-175
004 ST-4796? THINKING OF HOME  SEP-175
1968 [live-San Francisco State Folk Festival] San Francisco State Cololege, San Francisco, CA – Vern And Ray (Vern Williams [vcl/mandolin], Ray Park [vcl/fiddle], Herb Pedersen [vck/banjo])
00401 BAND INTRO  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00402 20 SECOND RAG  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00403 HOW MANY TIMES  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00404 MULESKINNER BLUES (BLUE YODEL NO. 8)  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00405 SWEET FERN  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00406 INTRO  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00407 THE LEATHER BRITCHES  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00408 I WONDER WHERE YOU ARE TONIGHT  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00409 LITTLE GEORGIA ROSE  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00410 THE BUCKIN' MULE  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524  
00411 THE BOTTLE LET ME DOWN  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00412 ODE TO THE LITTLE BROWN SHACK  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524 
00413 POOR ELLEN SMITH  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00414 HARD TIMES  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00415 THE TOUCH OF GOD'S HAND  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00416 ON MY MIND  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524
00417 ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL  Arhoolie ARH-CD-524  


26 April 1970 [demo session] unknown – Vern and Ray (Ray Park [ld vcl/gt/fiddle], Vern Williams [tnr vcl/mandolin], Rick Shubb [banjo], Markie Shubb [bass])
00418 THE PRISONER’S SONG
00419 WHAT WOULD YOU GIVE
00420 PRETTY POLLY
00421 THE LAST OLD SHOVEL
00422 SUNNY SODE OF THE MOUNTAIN
00423 THE GOLD RUSH
00424 I’LL FLY AWAY

early 1970s Skunk Valley Productions, 221 Leslie, Lansing, MI – Vern And Ray (Vern Williams [vcl/mandolin], Ray Park [vcl/gt/fiddle], Rick Shubb [banjo], Herb Pedersen [banjo/tnr vcl],  Markie Shubb / Howard Courtney [bass]. Producer Jim Hall)

005 OLD DICK POTTER Old Homestead OHW 10001 
006 HOW MANY TIMES Old Homestead OHW 10001  
007 PRISONER'S SONG Old Homestead OHW 10001 
008 HAPPY I'LL BE Old Homestead OHW 10001 
009 FLYING CLOUD Old Homestead OHW 10001 
010 LITTLE BIRDIE Old Homestead OHW 10001
011 TOUCH OF GOD'S HAND Old Homestead OHW 10001
012 PANHANDLE RAG Old Homestead OHW 10001 
013 LAST OLD SHOVEL Old Homestead OHW 10001 
014 TO HELL WITH THE LAND Old Homestead OHW 10001 
015 TWENTY SECOND RAG Old Homestead OHW 10001 


ALBUMS
Old Homestead West OHW 10001 Sounds From The Ozarks: Old Dick Potter;  How Many Times;  Prisoner's Song; Happy I'll Be; Flying Cloud; Little Birdie; Touch Of God's Hand; Panhandle Rag; Last Old Shovel; To Hell With The Land; Twenty Second Rag  - 74
Arhoolie ARH-CD 524 San Francisco, 1968: Band Intro; 20 Second Rag; How Many Times; Muleskinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8); Sweet Fern; Intro; The Leather Britches; I Wonder Where You Are Tonight; Little Georgia Rose; The Buckin' Mule;  The Bottle Let Me Down;  Ode to the Little Brown Shack; Poor Ellen Smith; Hard Times; The Touch of God's Hand; On My Mind; Orange Blossom Special - 23-05-06


SINGLES
Starday
SEP 175 Cabin on A Mountain: Bluegrass Style;  Thinkin' Of Home /  Cabin On A Mountain;  Carroll County Breakdown

Redd Volkaert

by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

1997 Fireside Recording Studio, 813 18th Ave. South, Nashville,  TN – Redd Volkaert (Redd Volkaert [vcl/gt],  Jim Murphy [steel/sax], Billy "Dee" Donahue [bass], Mel Watts [drums], Randy Kahrs [bck vcl]. Producer: Bruce Bromberg, Redd Volkaert)
001 TELEWACKER –instr.-   HMG 3002
002 YOU'RE STILL ON MY MIND  HMG 3002 HCD-8173
003 READ MY TELE –instr.-  HMG 3002
004 SHE LOVES ANYTHING THAT SWINGS  HMG 3002
005 TUBE'N –instr.-  HMG 3002
006 I HATE YOU  HMG 3002
007 IT'S A MINOR THING  –instr.- HMG 3002 HCD-8173
008 STUMBLING –instr.-  HMG 3002
009 STRANGERS  HMG 3002
010 BREAKNECK –instr.-  HMG 3002 HCD-8173
011 HOME IN SAN ANTONE  HMG 3002 HCD-8173
012 THE BUCK STOPS HERE –instr.-  HMG 3002 HCD-8173
013 THAT GIRL WHO WAITS ON TABLES  HMG 3002
014 REDD WHITE AND BLUE –instr.-  HMG 3002
2000 Cedar Creek Recording, 5012 Brighton Road, Austin, TX – Redd Volkaert (Redd Volkaert [vcl/gt], Norman Hamlet [steel], Billy "F" Donahue [bass], Johnnie Barber [drums], Floyd Domino [piano]. Producer: Bruce Bromberg)                                                                                                         
015 NO STRANGER TO A TELE Hightone HCD-8129 HCD-8173
016 DIMINISHING FLAMES Hightone HCD-8129 
017 BEFORE SHE MADE ME CRAWL Hightone HCD-8129 
018 BIG BIG LOVE Hightone HCD-8129 
019 GRANNY GRUNT Hightone HCD-8129 
020 T'WANGO Hightone HCD-8129  HCD-8173
021 END OF THE LINE Hightone HCD-8129
022 I FORGET YOU EVERYDAY Hightone HCD-8129 
023 DREWPSTER Hightone HCD-8129 
024 CHEE-Z Hightone HCD-8129  HCD-8173
025 BACK TO BACK Hightone HCD-8129  HCD-8173
026 CONSCIENCE TURN YOUR BACK Hightone HCD-8129 
027 RUBBERDANCE Hightone HCD-8129 
028 3 1/2 MINUTES LEFT Hightone HCD-8129 
2001 Bias Recording Studio, Springfield, VA  – The Twangbangers (Dallas Wayne [vcl/ac gt], Redd Volkaert [vcl/el gt], Bill Kirchen [vcl/el gt], Joe Goldmark [vcl/steel], Johnny Castle [bass/bck vcl], Jack O'Dell [vcl/drums])
T01 TRUCK DRIVIN‘ MAN  Hightone HCD-8142  HCD-8173
T02 WACKY WALK –instr.-  Hightone HCD-8142                                                         
T03 IN MEMORY OF A MEMORY Hightone HCD-8142
18 September /13 October 2001 [live] The Outland, Springfield, MO – The Twangbangers (Dallas Wayne [vcl/ac gt], Redd Volkaert [vcl/el gt], Bill Kirchen [vcl/el gt], Joe Goldmark [vcl/steel], Johnny Castle [bass/bck vcl], Jack O'Dell [vcl/drums])
T0301 I GOT A ROCKET IN MY POCKET   Hightone HCD-8142                          
T0302 STUFF INSIDE Hightone HCD-8142                                                         
T0303 SHE LOVES ANYTHING THAT SWINGS  Hightone HCD-8142 HCD-8173                              
T0304 HOW MOUNTAIN GIRLS CAN LOVE  Hightone HCD-8142                                        
T0305 ROCKABILLY FUNERAL  Hightone HCD-8142                    
T0306 ROCK BOTTOM  Hightone HCD-8142
T0307 TELEWACKER  Hightone HCD-8142  HCD-8173                                                       
T0308 I GOTTA GET DRUNK  Hightone HCD-8142                                                 
T0309 HOT ROD LINCOLN   Hightone HCD-8142                                                  
2008 Recorded at Fireside Studio, 813 18th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Redd Volkaert (Redd Volkaert [vcl/gt], Jim Murphy [steel/sax], Billy "Dee" Donahue [bass], Mel Watts [drums], Randy Kahrs [bck vcl])
029 REDDLINE FEVER Telehog 8427
030 JACKHAMMER ROCK Telehog 8427 
031 GOOSEBUMPS Telehog 8427
032 IS ANYTHING ALRIGHT Telehog 8427
033 CALL THE POUND Telehog 8427
034 I KNOW HOW I'D FEEL Telehog 8427
035 THE LETTER Telehog 8427 
036 RAISIN' THE DICKENS' Telehog 8427
037 WE NEED TO TALK  Telehog 8427 
038 END OF THE LINE Telehog 8427
039 JUST BECAUSE I DON'T CARE Telehog 8427 
040 SEND IT BACK Telehog 8427 
041 ONLY DADDY THAT'LL WALK THE LINE Telehog 8427
042 I'LL BREAK OUT AGAIN TONIGHT Telehog 8427

ALBUMS
HMG 3002 Telewacker: Telewacker; You're Still On My Mind; Read My Tele; She Loves Anything That Swings;Tube'n; I Hate You; It's a Minor Thing; Stumbling; Strangers; Breakneck; Home in San Antone; The Buck Stops Here; That Girl Who Waits on Tables; Redd, White and Blue – 13-03-98
Hightone HCD-8129 No Stranger to a Tele: No Stranger to a Tele; Diminishing Flames; Before She Made Me Crawl; Big Big Love; Granny Grunt; T'wango; End of the Line; I Forget You Everyday; Drewpster; Chee-Z; Back to Back; Conscience Turn Your Back; Rubberdance; 3 1/2 Minutes left – 20-03-01
Hightone HCD-8142 26 Days On The Road: Truck Drivin' Man; I Got a Rocket In My Pocket; The Stuff Inside; Wacky Walk; She Loves Anything That Swings ; How Mountain Girls Can Love; Rockabilly Funeral; In Memory of a Memory; Rock Bottom; Telewacker; I Gotta Get Drunk; Hot Rod Lincoln – 19-02-02 Twangbangers
Hightone HCD-8173 For The Ladies: No Stranger to a Tele; She Loves Anything That Swings (live)*; T'wango; You're Still on My Mind; The Buck Stops Here; Truck Drivin' Man*; Home in San Antone; Chee-Z; Back to Back; Breakneck; It's a Minor Thing; Telewacker (live)* - 24-08-04 *The Twangbangers (sampler)
Telehog 8427 Reddhead: Reddline Fever; Jackhammer Rock; Goosebumps; Is Anything Alright; Call The Pound; I Know How I'd Feel; The Letter; Raisin' The Dickens'; We Need To Talk ; End Of The Line; Just Because I Don't Care; Send It Back; Only Daddy That'll Walk The Line; I'll Break Out Again Tonight – 16-09-08

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.
Thanks to all my friends - country music fans - in Czech Republic - Vladimir Pikora, Michal Gololobov, Milos Holecek, Tony Foglar, Rene Pavlik and Petr Vitous.
Thanks to Mario Manciotti for sending session details daily
Thanks to Kurt Rokitta for a lot of session info
Thanks to Bill Daniels for sharing a lot of labels info
Thanks to Lillies Ohlsson for many western swing contributions.
Thanks to Dick Grant for many artists files
Thanks to Thieu Van De Vorst for a lot of additions and corrections
Thanks to Goran Adolph for many rare albums info
Thanks to Hans Sandberg for many rare session data
Thanks to Chris Huskey for many sessions info.
Thanks to Kittra Moore for musicians and recording data
Thanks to Dik de Heer for many additions on rockabilly.
Thanks to Luiz Roberto Costa for helping me with the western genre.
Thanks to Wolf Ruediger Sommer, who not only sent me additional data, but is also watch-dog, correcting my typos and other errors.
Thanks to Robert Platt for priceless info on Canadian (but not only) artists.
Thanks to Phil Watson for hard work on Crown Prince of country music discography. Thanks to Walter Gabriel for filling the gaps in track listings of rare albums and various artists compilations.
Thanks to Kent Heineman for many independent recordings info
Thanks to Ken Nelson for bluegrass and more additions.
Thanks to Tony Middleton for RCA session info.
Thanks to Xavier Maire for interesting additions and for info on his website www.bopping.org.
Thanks to Henk Scholts for long time cooperation.
Thanks to Richard Price for miscellaneous session information
Thanks to Carl G. Cederblad for additions to sessionographies
Thanks to Paul Urbahns, Marc Alesina, Bill Millet, Bengt Wahlström, John Morris, Dominique Anglares, Pierre Monnery, Jeremy Roberts, Ben Collins, Alex Frazer-Harrison, K.F.Raizor, Ed Tabor, Mario Wildner, Ole Skjoldhøj, Eileen Sisk, Per Kammersgaard, David Bussey, Bill Marks for rare info on their favorite artists.
Thanks to Reginald Bartlette for info and additions of Columbia custom numbers.
Thanks to Katarina Fromm for various singles info.
Thanks to many others who sent some info - all are important.
Thanks to Richard Weize for his idea to produce projects, which have small commercial potential, but huge value for collectors - I spend a lot of money buying boxes and CDs, sometimes mainly because of the accompanying discographies.
Thanks also to Patrick Milligan, who created many discographies for Bear Family projects
Thanks to Marek Bozickovic for picture in head
And last but not least I would like to thank all who visit this blog - they come from more than 100 countries.