Sunday, December 25, 2016

Dick Miller And The Rythmasters





http://www.45cat.com/label/pageant-wisconsin

Not the same Dick Miller who recorded for Mercury.

Pageant 717
Year: 1965
Label location: Juneau, Wisconsin
Pressed by: RCA

A Tear A Heartbreak An Old Love
http://picosong.com/de8j

Cigarettes And Coffee Blues
http://picosong.com/de8b

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Del Davis


Acid Records
Year:  1969
Label location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Pressed by: Rite

Don't Sing Your Love Song (to me anymore)
http://picosong.com/UQvM

She Called Me Baby
http://picosong.com/UQv7

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Friday, November 25, 2016

Max Brown

 

Applause 8-1241
Year:  1960
Label location:  Ralston, Nebraska
Pressed by: Kay Bank

Darling
http://picosong.com/U3g5

Tell Me Now
http://picosong.com/U3gm

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David Orr



Klub (no cat #)
Year: 1967
Label location: Greenville, South Carolina
Pressed by: Rite

A Broken Heart
http://picosong.com/U3X3

Always Love Me
http://picosong.com/U3XC

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Friday, November 11, 2016

Tops Hillbilly (2nd batch)


Here is the 2nd batch of Tops hillbilly covers from my collection (and one track from ebay).  About 42 tracks, in all.  I've also included another one from the budget Waldorf label.  It even says "Bonus" on the label, so that's what it is here too.

Not all tracks on the discs were included.  Sometimes the records are in such bad shape that the needle won't track through the grooves.  And in other cases, such as Hank Smith, I didn't include them because that's actually George Jones under a pseudonym.  And you should already have everything he did by now.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

Will Blackburn


Sandy 1013
Year: 1958
Label location: Mobile, Alabama
Pressed by: King

Spinning Away
http://picosong.com/HwXj

If I Knew Somebody
http://picosong.com/HwXd

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Rex Elliott


Red Neckerson posted the Aside a long time ago.  I got hold of my own copy, so here's both sides.  What ever happened to Red?

Bill Bob 205
Year: ?
Label location: Marshall, Arkansas
Pressed by: ?

Half A Million Teardrops
http://picosong.com/aXQq 

Wall Around Your Heart
http://picosong.com/aXQP

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Sunday, October 9, 2016

Ed Denief And The Dakota Playboys


Audio Art
Year: 1966
Label location: Rapid City, South Dakota
Pressed by: Kay Bank

These Beautiful Black Hills
http://picosong.com/acDL

Raggedy Ann
http://picosong.com/acDp

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Roy New

and The Trans-Pecos Melody Boys

Caprock 115
Year: 1959
Label location: El Paso, Tx
Pressed by: Capitol

Blue Tomorrow
http://picosong.com/Tv6x

Heartaches For Sale
http://picosong.com/Tvbr

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Bill Connolly

There were half a dozen companies that used Cardinal as their name in the 50s and 60s.  Maybe someone will know more about this one in the comments.

Cardinal
Year: ?
Label location: ?
Pressed by: ?

The Next Train Out
http://picosong.com/T2Lg

Only Yesterday
http://picosong.com/T2Lh

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Gertrude Moon


Moon 01103
Year: ?
Label location: ?
Pressed by: ?

You Are The One I Love
http://picosong.com/TnCx

Anything
http://picosong.com/TnPA

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Friday, September 9, 2016

Robert And Betty Elledge And The Dixie Ramblers


Country Jubilee
Year: 196?
Label location:  Demorest, Georgia
Pressed by: Rimrock

Missing You At Sundown
http://picosong.com/zvmK

Life's Railway To Heaven
http://picosong.com/zvma

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

Billie Morgan





excerpt from Nate Gibson's wonderful book, which anyone needs to read if they are interested in Starday:

"Among the first at Starday’s doorstep was Billie Morgan, a raspy-voiced thirty-six-year-old mother of four.  Morgan grew up and lived in Nashville, though her singing style is more commonly associated with the Texas honky-tonk sound. Nashville session fiddler Dale Potter recognized her talent and brought her to the Starday offices.  Potter knew that Pierce was looking for the more traditional country artists and was impressed with her songwriting credits, which by 1959 included over 150 songs. Pierce was also impressed and signed her on the spot. Her first recording session was three days later and within ten days her first record, “Life to Live” (420), co-credited with Potter, was released in January 1959. The song, a stirring answer to Stonewall Jackson’s “Life to Go,” hit the Billboard charts on March 23, 1959, peaking at #22. Though only a modest hit, it significantly gave the new Nashville-based Starday its first taste of national radio exposure."


Starday 464
Year: 1959
Label location: Nashville, Tn
Pressed by: Starday

Country Girl At Heart
http://picosong.com/zzic

Treatin' Me (The Way You Do)
http://picosong.com/zzig

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Monday, August 29, 2016

Wells And Fargo (2nd post)

Only 9 cents!

Virgelle 715
Year:
Label location: Seattle, Wa
Pressed by: 1962 or 1963

Where My Baby Hangs Around
 http://picosong.com/zmii

The Love Of A Fool
 http://picosong.com/zmMg

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Sunday, August 28, 2016

Ray Darden


Allstar 7191
Year: 1959
Label location: Houston, Tx
Pressed by: Gold Star (?)

Contract For Love
http://picosong.com/zXzG

Fond Of Your Affection
http://picosong.com/zXTL

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Saturday, August 27, 2016

Rhythm Ramblers


Oscar Bergsing, Louis Armentaro, Frank Armentaro

http://gaylynnrobinson.bandvista.com/armentaro/

http://hillbilly-music.com/groups/story/index.php?groupid=14009

https://www.45cat.com/label/hilite-vermont

Hilite 108
Year: 1955
Label location: Barre, Vermont
Pressed by: ?

We're Not In Love
http://picosong.com/zLfr

I Saw You Crying
http://picosong.com/zL4Y

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Friday, August 12, 2016

Marie Thompson, With Little Jimmy Dempsey And His Cherokee Country Boys

 
Marie sounds like she listens to Webb Pierce a lot.

J.C.D. 101
Year: 1959
Label location: Atlanta, Georgia
Pressed by: RCA

It's Too Late
http://picosong.com/D8zx

Missing You So
http://picosong.com/D8Tb

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Friday, August 5, 2016

Bill Whittley

http://oldwax.blogspot.com/2014/01/beacon-studios-abilene-texas.html

Bluebonnet 7453
Year: 1960
Label location:  Abilene, Texas
Pressed by: RCA

Why Did You Leave Me (with Jimmie Phillips and His Country Boys)
http://picosong.com/D9J3

I'm A Rich Man (with Bud Bruster)
http://picosong.com/D9Jg

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Friday, July 15, 2016

Lula Bell Si (2nd post)


Hamilton
Year: 1954
Label location: Indianapolis, In
Pressed by: Columbia

Sweet Kisses And A Cold Heart
http://picosong.com/tcqZ

Come Back To My Heart
http://picosong.com/tcqT

Country Folks Saturday Night
http://picosong.com/tckw

Plastic Love
http://picosong.com/tck4

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Monday, July 4, 2016

Curt Stanley and The Midway Melody Boys


http://www.45cat.com/45_list_view_record.php?li=3408

Piedmont Recording PRS-1392
Year: ?
Label location: Lexington, NC
Pressed by: King (?)

You've Come Back To Me
http://picosong.com/xtdy

Don't Let Me Cross Over
http://picosong.com/xtUr

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

Bill Mourin and the Northernaires

I know nothing of this artist, or the female vocalist on the bside.  Does anyone know what melodic instrument is being played?

I'd bet this group is from Minnesota or nearby.  Maybe someone will have info to share in comments.

FM Recording 424
Year: ?
Label location: Hollywood, Ca
Pressed by: ?

Northern Air Polka
http://picosong.com/Z7ug

I Want You To Love Me
http://picosong.com/Z7uA

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Sunday, June 12, 2016

Curley Henson

Recorded at Globe studio
Nashville Record Productions (Nashville Matrix in dead wax)
Dead wax side A: Globe 6303226 LKT.MTN#1
Dead wax Side B: Globe 6303225 LKT.MTN#1

Curley also had his own label in 1962, which probably preceded this release.

Here is the other Lookout Mtn disc I have:
http://somelocalloser.blogspot.com/2012/11/judy-deer.html


Lookout Mtn 1001
Year: ? (1963?)
Label location: ?
Pressed by: ?

This Won't Happen Anymore
http://picosong.com/ZBEV

Sadness
http://picosong.com/ZBb3

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Carl Sauceman


http://www.allmusic.com/artist/carl-sauceman-mn0000163088

http://countrydiscography.blogspot.com/2009/11/carl-sauceman.html


Praguefrank wrote:
“N” and “N-ONE” Records was owned by Wayne Neil of Florence, Alabama.

ca October 1958 WRAG Radio Station, Carrollton, AL - Carl Sauceman and The Green Valley Boys (Carl Sauceman [vcl/rh gt], Kelso Herston [el gt], Peanuts Mongomery [el gt], Monroe Fields [mandolin])

N 501
Year: 1958
Label location:  Florence, Alabama
Pressed by: Southern Plastics

You Can't Be True
http://picosong.com/ZE4T

Who-Ah
http://picosong.com/ZE5J

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Monday, June 6, 2016

Earl Slocumb


I feel the address on the label is that of the artist, not the record company.  But it's hard to say.  There was another disc with Kooba publishing on it, also an out-of-state artist recording at Kay Bank.

Kem-Bo
Year: 1960
Label location: ?
Pressed by: Kay Bank

Baby Doll
http://picosong.com/ZXsj

Teenage Love Affair
http://picosong.com/ZXwk

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