Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Texas Jim Lewis



*15-10-1909 Meigs, GA, +23-01-1990
3rd version
by Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Praguefrank, Rene Pavlik, Murray Kirch, Dennis Flannigan, Henk Scholts
SESSIONS


24 September 1937 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1/bass],Curly Engel [vcl-2/yodel-3/gt], Smokey Rogers [banjo], Cactus Soldi [fiddle], Walter Fulkersin [accordion]. Producer: Art Satherley)
001 21759-1 12TH STREET RAG Vocalion 03977
002 21760-1 THERE’S A LOVE KNOT IN MY LARIAT -2-3 Vocalion 03915 ARC 80263
003 21761-2 WHO BROKE THE LOCK (ON THE HENHOUSE DOOR) -2 Vocalion 03754 ARC 71255/Cattle LP-81
004 21762-2 'WAY DOWN UPON THE SWANEE RIVER -1-2 Vocalion 03977
005 21763-2 THE CRAWDAD SONG Vocalion 03754 ARC 71255/Cattle LP-81
006 21764-1 I’LL BE THINKING OF YOU LITTLE GIRL -2-3 Vocalion 03915 ARC 80263
23 August 1940 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1/bass], Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Cindy Walker [vcl-3], Pete Wray [gt], Cactus Soldi [fiddle], Larry DePaul [accordion])
007 DLA 2082-A SEVEN BEERS WITH THE WRONG MAN -3 Decca 5874/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
008 DLA 2083-A SEVEN BEERS WITH THE WRONG WOMAN -1 5874/Cattle LP-82
009 DLA 2084-A,B ROCK-A-RYE POLKA -2 5875 46021/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
010 DLA 2085 WINE, WOMEN AND SONG -2 5875 46021/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
11 September 1940 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1], Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Cindy Walker [vcl-3], Buddy Hayes [bass], Carl La Magna [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl-4/accordion])
011 DLA 2147-A LOVE HAS BEEN THE RUIN OF A MANY YOUNG MAD -3 5905
012 DLA 2148-A LOVE HAS BEEN THE RUIN OF A MANY YOUNG MAN -1 5894 Cattle LP-82
013 DLA 2149-A THE COVERED WAGON ROLLED RIGHT ALONG -1-2-4 5894 46063 Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
014 DLA 2150-A HILL BILLY BILL -2-3-4 5912/Cattle LP-83
8 November 1940 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis (Texas Jim Lewis [bass], Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Pete Wray [vcl-3/gt], Spade Cooley [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl-1])
015 DLA 2235-A NEW SAN ANTONIO ROSE -3 5901 46097/Cattle LP-83 BACM CD D 062
016 DLA 2236-A SOUTH 5905
017 DLA 2237-A MARY, THE PRAIRIE AND I -1-2-3 5912/Cattle LP-83
018 DLA 2238-A WORRIED MIND -3 5901 46097/Cattle LP-83
17 December 1940 Los Angeles, CA – Pinky Tomlin (Pinky Tomlin [vcl] +  His Band: Jack Rivers [gt], Pete Wray [gt], Texas Jim Lewis  Lewis [bass], Carl LaMagna [fiddle], Larry DePaul [accordion])
000 DLA 2278-A THE OBJECT OF MY AFFECTION 3649
000 DLA 2279-A I DID IT AND I‘M GLAD 3649
000 DLA 2280-A WHAT‘S THE REASON (I‘M NOT PLEASIN‘ YOU) 3811 25333
000 DLA 2281 THE LOVE BUG WILL BITE YOU (IF YOU DON‘T WATCH OUT) 3811
15 August 1941 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl -1], Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Eugene Walsh [vcl-3/gt], Buddy Hayes [bass], Carl LaMagna [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl-4/accordion])
019 DLA 2643-A BEAVER CREEK -1-2-4 6001 46063/BACM CD D 062
020 DLA 2644-A PRETTY QUADROON -1-2-3 5990/Cattle LP-81
021 DLA 2645-B JUST A WHILE -3 6056/ BACM CD D 062
022 DLA 2646-A HOOTIN' NANNIE ANNIE -1 6001
25 August 1941 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl -1], Jack Rivers [vcl -2/gt], Eugene Walsh [vcl-3/gt], Buddy Hayes [bass], Vernon Greenlaw [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl –4/accordion])
023 DLA 2681-A OLD FASHIONED HOEDOWN –1-2-4 5990/Cattle LP-81
024 DLA 2682-A MOLLIE DARLING -3 6020/BACM CD D 062
025 DLA 2683-A IF IT HADN'T BEEN FOR YOU -3 6020/ BACM CD D 062
026 DLA 2684-A MY BEARCAT MOUNTAIN GAL –1 6031
27 February 1942 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1/bass], Dan Walsh [vcl-4] Jack Rivers [vcl-3/gt], Ernest Hubbert [gt], Vernon Greenlaw [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl2/accordion], Ray Foster [vcl-5/trumpet])
027 DLA 2924-A,-AA WHEN THERE'S TEARS IN THE EYES OF A POTATO unissued
028 DLA 2925-A ROSE OF THE BORDER -1? -3?-4? 6056/ BACM CD D 062
029 DLA 2926-A,-B THE OLD MAN OF THE MOUNTAIN –1-5 unissued
030 DLA 2927-A BIG BAD BILL (FROM THE BADLANDS) –1-2-3 6031
27 June 1942 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1/bass], Pete Wray [vcl-3] Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Ernest Hubbert [gt/trumpet], William Hill [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl-4/accordion])
031 L 3071-A,-AA MY LITTLE PRAIRIE FLOWER -3 unissued
032 L 3072-B MIDNIGHT FLYER -1 6078 Melotone 45550
033 L 3073-A,-AA,-B I‘VE FOUND SOMEBODY NEW -2 unissued
034 L 3074-A HITCH OLD DOBBIN' TO THE SHAY AGAIN -1-2-4 6085 Melotone 45557/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
23 July 1942 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys (Texas Jim Lewis [vcl-1/bass],Jack Rivers [vcl-2/gt], Dan Walsh [vcl-3/gt], Spade Cooley [fiddle], Larry DePaul [vcl–4/accordion])
035 L 3118-A YOU GOTTA GO -2 Decca 6085/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
036 L 3119-A TWEEDLE O'TWILL -1 Decca 6064
037 L 3120-A DUSTY SKIES -2-3 4 Decca 6064
038 L 3121-A,-AA JUST WAIT AND SEE unissued
039 L 3122-A MY LITTLE PRAIRIE FLOWER -2 Decca 6078/ BACM CD D 062
11 February 1944 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys
040 L 3310 TOO LATE TO WORRY, TOO BLUE TO CARE 6099/Cattle LP-83 BACM CD D 062
041 L 3311 ELEVEN MILES FROM LEAVENWORTH 6099/Cattle LP-83 BACM CD D 062
042 L 3312 YOU'VE GOT ME WRAPPED AROUND OUR FINGER 46073/Cattle LP-81 BACM CD D 062
043 L 3313 THE SQUAWS ALONG THE YUKON ARE GOOD ENOUGH 64020/Cattle LP-81
10 December 1945 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis, * and Jimmy Wakely
044 L 4024 THEY ALWAYS PICK ON ME 46073/Cattle LP-81 BACM CD D 062
045 L 4025 WHITE CROSS IN OKINAWA * 9004/Cattle LP-81 BACM CD D 062
046 L 4026 WHERE DID ROBINSON CRUSOE GO WITH FRIDAY * 9004/Cattle LP-81
17 January 1946 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis, * Jimmy Wakely and Sunshine Girls
047 L 4062 NO ONE WILL EVER KNOW 46130/Cattle LP-82
048 L 4063 ONE LITTLE TEARDROP TOO LATE * 46130/Cattle LP-82
049 L 4064-A YOU CAN'T BREAK MY HEART Cattle LP-81 BACM CD D 062
050 L 4065 I CAN'T BELIEVE A WORD YOU SAY unissued
051 L 4066 WHERE DID ROBINSON CRUSOE GO WITH FRIDAY ON SATURDAY NIGHT   Coral 64020
1946 Hollywood, CA – Tex Russell and His Hollywood Cowboys (Dude Jackson [vcl-1], Corby Jones [vcl-2])
052 A-4288 PUT YOUR LITTLE FOOT RIGHT OUT – VARSOVIANA  -1-2 Aladdin 507
Mid 1946 Hollywood, CA – Tex Russell and His Hollywood Cowboys (Jack Lewis [vcl-1] , Dude Jackson [vcl-2], Corby Jones [vcl-3],
053 A-4419 YOU CAN’T BREAK THE CHAINS OF LOVE -3 Aladdin 506
054 A-4420 MOON OVER MONTANA -2 Aladdin 506
055 A-4421 TEXAS TORNADO -1 Aladdin 508/BACM CD D 150
056 A-4422 WHAT IT MEANS TO BE BLUE -2 Aladdin 508
1946 Hollywood, CA – Tex Russell and His Hollywood Cowboys (Dude Jackson [vcl-1])
057 A-4444 YOU WAITED A LITTLE TOO LONG -1 Aladdin 507
24 July 1946 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys
058 L 4241 SPANISH TWO STEP 46015/Cattle LP-83
059 L 4242 HAVE I BEEN MEAN TO YOU? 46015/ Cattle LP-83
ca April 1948 Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys
060 EXC-1270 DRAGGIN‘ THE STEEL Exclusive 34x/Cattle LP-81
061 EXC-1271 TEN MORE MILES Exclusive 34x/Cattle LP-83 BACM CD D 062
062 EXC-1272 ZEB TURNEY’S GAL Exclusive 46x
063 EXC-1273 I HATE TO LOSE YOU Exclusive 46x
ca June 1948 Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys
064 EXC-1294 ONE HAS MY NAME (THE OTHER HAS MY HEART) Exclusive 45x/ Cattle LP-83
065 EXC-1295 DON’T USE MY HEART (FOR A STEPPIN’ STONE) Exclusive 45X/Cattle LP-81
29 July 1948 Nashville, TN - Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys
066 74582 DEAR OKIE 46138/Cattle LP-83
067 74583 YOU CALL EVERYBODY DARLING 46138/Cattle LP-83
ca September 1948 Hollywood, CA - Texas Jim Lewis and Lone Star Cowboys
068 EXC-1320 I'M GONNA TEAR DOWN THE MAILBOX 62x/Cattle LP-81
069 EXC-1321 WATCH YOUR HEART 62x/Cattle LP-81
ca April 1949 Hollywood, CA - Texas Jim Lewis and Lone Star Cowboys
070 EXC-1393-3 TEXAS SHUFFLE 99x/Cattle LP-83
071 EXC-1394-3 OL‘ SHORTY 99x/Cattle LP-83
075 EXC-1395 A PACKAGE OF LIES TIED IN BLUE 104x
073 EXC-1396 I DIDN'T RISE MY BOY TO BE A BILLY 104x/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
1949 Hollywood, CA - Texas Jim Lewis and Lone Star Cowboys
074 EXC-1430 ROSE OF BROKEN HEART LANE 148x/Cattle LP-82 BACM CD D 062
075 EXC-1431 WAS IT JUST A WINE 119x
076 EXC-1432 WAITER, WON‘T YOU WAIT ON ME 148x/Cattle LP-82
077 EXC-1433 I'VE GOT A RIGHT TO CRY 119x/Cattle LP-83
3 April 1950 New York City – Jack Rivers with Texas Jim Lewis
078 76074 JELLY BEAN RAG Coral 9-64049
ca January 1951 unknown – Texas Jim Lewis
079 MA 269 PLINEY JANE Magnolia MS 1058/Cattle LP-81 BACM CD D 062
080 MA 270? SWEET FACE BUT A COLD HEART Magnolia MS 1058/Cattle LP-81
15 September 1952 Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA – Texas Jim Lewis, * and Jim Stewart/+Jim Stewart
081 L-6875 SWEET FACE BUT A COLD HEART* Coral 9-60856/Cattle LP-83
082 L-6876 BANJO SCHOTTISCHE+ –instr. Coral 9-60856/Cattle LP-82
083 L-6877 WALKING THE FLOOR OVER YOU Coral 9-60858
084 L-6878 THE SQUAWS ALONG THE YUKON NO. 2 Coral 9-60858
ca 1954 poss. Hollywood, CA – Sheriff Tom
085 KS-1 THE HOOTINANNY SONG Moppet 7001/ Cattle LP-82
086 OPHELIA, THE COW Moppet 7001/Cattle LP-82
Probably from this sesison:
087 SAFETY SONGS ?/Cattle LP-82
Prob. 1950s Hollywood, CA- Texas Jim Lewis
088 WHEN I GO TO HEAVEN   ?/Cattle LP-83


ALBUMS
Cattle [GER] LP-16 Texas "Jim" Lewis And His Lone Star Cowboys Make Western Music Swing, vol. 1:
Lee Knight's Hop; Zeb Turney's Girl; Baby I'm Still In Love With You; As Soon As The Road Gets Better; Fort Worth Jail; The Wild Guitar; Sweet Face But A Cold Heart; Missouri; Timber Trail; Molly Darling; Butterfingers - 81
Cattle [GER] LP-17 Texas "Jim" Lewis And His Lone Star Cowboys Make Western Music Swing, vol. 2: Sumpin' Special; My Baby Don't Love Nobody But Her Friends; Smokey Mountain Bill; Echoes From The Hills; Nellie Bly; Down On The Plantation; Silver Bell; I'll Be Thinkin' Of You Little Gal; Rambling Blues; Don't You Believe It; That Utah Trail; Worried Mind - 81
Cattle [GER] LP-81 Squaws Along The Yukon: Don't Use My Heart (For A Stepping Stone); Squaws Along The Yukon; Where Did Robinson Crusoe Go With Friday On Saturday Night?; Pretty Quadroon; Old Fashioned Hoedown; Who Broke The Lock (On The Henhouse Door)?; Crawdad Song; Draggin' The Steel (Inst.); You Can't Break My Heart; White Cross On Okinawa; Watch Your Heart; I'm Gonna Tear Down The Mailbox; Sweet Face But A Cold Heart; Pliney Jane; You've Got Me Wrapped Around Your Finger; They Always Pick On Me – 85
Cattle [GER] LP- 82 Rootin', Tootin' Hootinanny Starring Texas Jim Lewis: Wine, Women And Song; No One Will Ever Know; One Little Teardrop Too Late; Seven Beers With The Wrong Man; Banjo Schottische (Inst., Jim Stewart); The Hootinanny Song; Rock And Rye Polka; Didn't Raise My Boy To Be A Billy; Seven Beers With The Wrong Woman; Who Broke The Lock (On The Henhouse Door); Rose Of Broken Heart Lane; Waiter Won't You Wait On Me; Ophelia, The Cow; Safety Songs; You Gotta Go; The Covered Wagon Rolled Right Along; Love Has Been The Ruin Of Many A Young Man; Hitch Old Dobbin To The Shay Again – 85
Cattle [GER] LP-83 Sheriff Texas Jim Lewis-The King Of North Western Swing: Ten More Miles; You Call Everybody Darling; Dear Oakie; Texas Shuffle; Sweet Face But A Cold Heart; New San Antonio Rose; Right To Cry; Spanish Two-Step (Inst.); Hillbilly Bill; 'Leven Miles From Levenworth; Too Late To Worry, Too Blue To Cry; Mary, The Prairie And I; Ol' Shorty; When I Go To Heaven, Mommy?; Worried Mind; One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart); Have I Been Mean To You – 85
Country Routes [UK] RFDCD 26 Texas Jim Lewis and His Lone Star Cowboys/From 1940s Transcription Discs: I'm Tellin' You; Spanish Two-Step; Zeb Turney's Gal; There's a New Star in Heaven; Miss McCloud's Reel; Timber Trail; Missouri; Listen to the Mocking Bird; Silver Bell; Baby I'm Still in Love With You; Ragtime Accordion Blues; Happy Cowboy; Land of the Golden West; Light Foot Bill; Hide Away; Sweethearts or Strangers; I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes; Rakes of Mallow; Worried Mind; I'll Keep on Loving You; Down on the Old Plantation; You Are My Sunshine; Take Me Back to Tulsa; Don't You Believe It; That Utah Trail; Breaking the Ice; I Want to Live and Love; Slipping Around; I Caught You Winking Those Browns Eyes at Me; Maybe I'll Cry Over You; Flop-Eared Mule – 11-09-01 (radio transcriptions, recorded 1941-1949 in Hollywood, CA)
Cattle Compact [GER] CCD-221 Western Swing Nostalgia: Wabash Cannonball; Peekin' Thru The Keyhole; I'm Telling You; Dragging The Steel; Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy; I'm Hillbilly Yankee Doodle Boy; Spanish Two-Step; Where Did Robinson Crusoe Go With Friday On Saturday Night; No Good Son-Of-A-Gun; A Year Of City Living; Oh Why Did I Get Married; Jim Crack Corn; Jennie Lind Polka; Hoot-Nannie-Annie; Me And My Burrow [I.E. Burro]; Rolling Along; Old Cow Puncher; Soldier's Joy; Blues Stay Away From Me; Since I Bought My T.V. Set; Blue Bonnets In Her Golden Hair; Listen To The Mocking Bird; Catfish Take A Look At That Worm; Broken Heart For Sale - ca 03 (Standard Radio transcriptions)
BACM [UK] CD D 062 Rose Of The Border: Beaver Creek; Covered Wagon Rolled Right Along; They Always Pick On Me; White Cross On Okinawa; Wine Women And Song; You Can’t Break My Heart; Hitch Old Dobbin To The Shay Again; You Gotta Go; Seven Beers With The Wrong Man; Just A While; ‘Leven Miles From Leavenworth; Too Late To Worry Too Blue To Cry; You’ve Got Me Wrapped Around Your Finger; Rose Of The Border; Pliney Jane; Ten More Miles; New San Antone Rose; My Little Prairie Flower; I Didn’t Raise My Boy To Be A Billy; Rose Of Broken Heart Lane; Molly Darling; If It Hadn’t Been For You; Rock And Rye Polka - 05
BACM [UK] CD D 271 Texas Jim Lewis, vol. 2/In New York and Hollywood 1937–39: Twelfth Street Rag; There’s A Love Knot In My Lariat ; Who Broke The Lock On The Henhouse Door; Way Down Upon The Swanee River ; Crawdad Song ; I’ll Be Thinking Of You Little Girl; Montana Mary; Fisher’s Hornpipe; Polly Wolly Doodle ; Evelyn; Willis Rag; Butcher Boy ; Open Up Them Pearly Gates; Constitution Hornpipe; E Minor Rag; Sourwood Mountain; Kitty Wells; Texas Crapshooter ; Climbing Up The Golden Stairs; Lone Star Rag; Crawdad Song ; Broken Ankle; At The End Of The Santa Fe Trail; I Got Rhythm /There’s A Love Knot In My Lariat; Sweet Sue/Nagasaki ; Radio broadcast: Back Up And Push; Black Sheep Blues; My Pony Boy; My Happy Boyhood Days Down On The Farm; Whispering ; Soldier’s Joy - 09

SINGLES
ARC - Vocalion (1937)
03754 Who Broke The Lock On The Henhouse Door / The Crawdad Song - 01-38
03915 There's A Love Knot In My Lariat / I'll Be Thinking Of You Little Girl - 02-38
03977 Twelfth Street Rag / Way Down Upon The Swanee River - 03-38
Decca (1940-47)
5874 Seven Beers With The Wrong Man / Seven Beers With The Wrong Woman - 09-40
5875 Rock And Rye Polka / Wine, Women And Song - 09-40
5894 Love's Been The Ruin Of Many Young Man / Covered Wagon Rolled Along -11-40
5901 New San Antone Rose / Worried Mind - 12-40
5905 South / Love Has Been The Ruin Of Me - 12-40
5912 Mary, The Prairie And I / Hill Billy Bill - 01-41
5990 Pretty Quadroon / Old Fashioned Hoedown - 10-41
6001 Beaver Creek / Shootin' Nannie Annie - 11-41
6020 If It Hadn't Been For You / Mollie Darling - 03-42
6031 Big Bad Bill / My Bearcat Mountain Gal - 04-42
6056 Just A While / Rose Of The Border - 06-42
6064 Dusty Skies / Tweedle O' Twill - 08-42
6078 My Little Prairie Flower / Midnight Flyer – ca. 43 (Canadian issue on Melotone 45550)
6085 You Gotta Go / Mitch Old Dobbin To The Shay Again - 43 (Canadian issue on Melotone 45557)
6099 Eleven Miles From leavenworth / Too Late To Worry, Too Blue To Care - 04-44
9004 White Cross In Okinawa / Where Did Robinson Crusoe With Friday On Saturday Night – 46 w. Jimmy Wakely
46015 Have I Been Mean To You? / Spanish Two-Step - 10-46
46021 Wine, Women And Song / Rock And Rye Polka - 12-46 (reissue)
46063 Covered Wagon Rolled Along / Beaver Creek – 07-47 (reissue)
46073 They Always Pick On Me / You've Got Me Wrapped Around Finger – 10-47
46097 New San Antone Rose / Worried Mind - 12-47 (reissue of 5901)
46130 No One Will Ever Know / (Jimmy Wakely and Sunshine Girls:) One Little Teardrop Too Late – 07-48
46138 Dear Okie / You Call Everybody Darling - 08-48 (rev. Aug. 21)

Coral 64020 The Squaws Along The Yukon / Where Did Robinson Crusoe With Friday On Saturday Night – 09-49 (rev. Sept. 10)
Aladdin Western (1946) as Tex Russell
506 You Can’t Break The Chains Of Love / Moon Over Montana – 46 (rev. June 1946)
507 Put Your Little Foot Right Out – Varsoviana / You Waited A Little Too Long - 46
508 Texas Tornado / What It Means To Be Blue - 46
Exclusive (1948-1949)
34x Ten More Miles / Draggin‘ The Steel – 01-06-48
45x One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart) /Don’ Use My Heart (For A Steppin‘ Stone) – 08-48
46x Zeb Turney’s Gal / I Hate To Lose You – 08-48
62x I’m Gonna Tear Down The Mailbox / Watch Your Heart - 12-48
99x Texas Shuffle / Ol‘ Shorty – ca 05-49
104x I Didn't Raise My Boy To Be A Billy / A Package Of Lies Tied In Blue – 06-49
119x Was It Just The Wine / I've Got A Right To Cry – 49
148x Rose Of Broken Heart Lane / Waiter, Won’t You Wait On Me? - 49
Coral (1950)
9-64049 Jelly Bean Rag [w. Jack Rivers] / [Jack Rivers] - 50
Magnolia (1951)
MS-1058 Pliney Jane / Sweet Face But A Cold Heart – 02-51
Coral (1952)
9-60856 Sweet Face, But A Cold Heart (w. Jim Stewart) / (Jim Stewart:) Banjo Schottische - 10-52
9-60858 Walking The Floor Over You / The Squaws Along The Yukon No. 2 - 10-52
Moppet  (ca 1954) as Sheriff Tom
7001 The Hootinanny Song / Ophelia, The Cow Moppet – ca 54

Thomas Michael Riley



by Praguefrank

SESSIONS

1995 [or 1993] unknown – Thomas Michael Riley/*Deborah Kay (Producer: Martin Walters, Thomas Michael Riley)
001 ON THE PASSENGER'S SIDE Campfire 20017 
002 STEPPIN' SHOES Campfire 20017 
003 LIVING IN THE LONE STAR STATE (THE NATIONAL ANTHEM OF TEXAS) Campfire 20017 
004 TEXAS 46 Campfire 20017 
005 MY HOME Campfire 20017 
006 JAMAICA Campfire 20017 
007 TEQUILLA MEMORY Campfire 20017 
008 EVERYTHING'S A COMPROSMISE Campfire 20017 
009 LEAD, FOLLOW, OR GET OUT OF MY WAY* Campfire 20017 
010 MOVING TO THE COUNTRY Campfire 20017
011 '57 CHEVROLET Campfire 20017 
012 OLD FRIENDS Campfire 20017 
013 HIGHER FREQUENCY Campfire 20017
014 HARMONICA MUSIC Campfire 20017
1999 Big Tim Audio, Dallas, TX/County Q Studio, Brentwood, TN – Thomas Michael Riley (Thomas Michael Riley [vcl/ac gt], Deborah Kay [vcl*/percussion], Mark Foshee [gt/bck vcl],  John Willis [ac gt], Mike Servers [el gt], Gary Morse [pedal steel], Buddy Braun [bass/bck vcl],  Scot Merry [bass], Ruben Presas/ Paul Scholten [drums], Slim Roberts/ Rob Hajacos [fiddle], Walt Cunnignham [keyboards], Kip Lee Portis [bck vcl])
015 COW PASTURE POOL Campfire 20022
016 FIRST THINGS FIRST Campfire 20022
017 RED-NECK RIVIERA Campfire 20022
018 AFTER WORK LAST NIGHT Campfire 20022
019 NOTHING'S WRONG Campfire 20022
020 HOPE Campfire 20022
021 POSTCARDS FROM HEAVEN Campfire 20022
022 ONE HEART Campfire 20022
023 WALTZ WITH ME Campfire 20022
024 OLD FRIENDS Campfire 20022
025 TRAILER HOME Campfire 20022
026 WHEN 'YA COMIN' HOME Campfire 20022 
026A GOIN’ TO JAMAICE Campfire 20022 
2002 unknown – Thomas Michael Riley
027 AMERICAN DREAM Campfire 20025
028 GOING NOWHERE FAST Campfire 20025
029 WILD TOWN TEXAS Campfire 20025
030 PERFECTLY NORMAL Campfire 20025
031 CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE Campfire 20025
032 NOTHING WITHOUT YOU Campfire 20025
033 HEAVEN YES Campfire 20025
034 NOTE TO SELF Campfire 20025
035 HEROES TO ME Campfire 20025
036 HUNTING SEASON Campfire 20025
037 CAN'T STAND TO SEE YOU CRY Campfire 20025
038 THIS ROAD GOES ANYWHERE Campfire 20025
2004  LA-Z-L Studios, Kingsland, TX – Thomas Michael Riley
039 LIVIN' THIS TIME
040 FOREVER
041 YOUR LOVE
042 WAIT A MINUTE
043 I DON'T GIVE A DAMN
044 CHICKEN CHOKIN' BLUES
045 SMALL TIME BIG
046 REACH FOR THE DOOR
047 SIMPLE MAN
048 LOOKIN' FOR SOMEONE
049 MIRACLES EVERY DAY
050 THREE-PART HARMONY
tracks above issued on album Livin' This Time
2005 The Lodge Recording Studio, Marble Falls, TX – Thomas Michael Riley
051 CARRYING A CROSS T.M.R. 4786 
052 HIGHER FREQUENCY T.M.R. 4786 
053 HOMESICK T.M.R. 4786 
054 POSTCARDS FROM HEAVEN T.M.R. 4786 
055 TOMMY (BYE 'N BYE) T.M.R. 4786 
056 ONE HEART T.M.R. 4786 
057 HEAVEN YES, HELL NO T.M.R. 4786 
058 MIRACLES EVERY DAY T.M.R. 4786 
059 THREE-PART HARMONY T.M.R. 4786 
060 HEROES TO ME T.M.R. 4786 
ca 2005 [live] unknown – Thomas Michael Riley/*Gary P. Nunn
06001 REDNECK RIVIERA
06002 AMERICAN DREAM
06003 COW PASTURE POOL
06004 TOMMY
06005 RING OF FIRE
06006 HEMINGWAY
06007 PERFECTLY NORMAL
06008 SMALL TIME BIG
06009 POSTCARDS FROM HEAVEN
06010 HOPE
06011 JAMAICA
06012 I THINK LOVE
06013 HEAVEN YES
06014 WHAT I LIKE ABOUT TEXAS*
tracks above issued on album Live And Unplugged at John T Stiles
2009 County Q Studio, Brentwood, TN – Thomas Michael Riley
061 LEATHER 'N LOADED
062 JOHNSON CITY
063 IN THE GARDEN
064 GIVIN' UP HOPE
065 THAT'S JUST WHO I AM
066 HEMINGWAY'S OWN GYPSY
067 CARRYIN' A CROSS
068 THAT'LL GET HER DONE
069 LEAD, FOLLOW
070 DEATHBED CONFESSION
2012 unknown – Thomas Michael Riley
071 NO THANKS
072 BETWEEN THE TIC 'N THE TOCK
073 UNCLE BUC
074 FORCE IN THIS HOUSE
075 HOLLER 'N SWOLLER
076 NEXT TIME
077 OUTWARD BOUND
078 WILLIN'
079 I STOOD UP
080 WHILE YOU'RE DANCIN'
081 TEQUILA MEMORY
082 GOOD OLE BOYS LIKE ME
083 DIG A HOLE

2013 unknown – Thomas Michael Riley
084 ANGELS DANCING IN THE SKY  digital single
2015 unknown – Thomas Michael Riley

085 TEN TOES UP
086 RAISE 'EM HIGH
087 PIRATES AND PALAPAS
088 ON THE PASSENGER SIDE
089 THE LIST
090 ME 'N' JESUS
091 TOO FAR FROM TUPELO
092 CATCHIN' A BUZZ
093 HOOTY HOO
094 BEFORE YOU GO
095 THE REAL ME
Tracks abobe issued on album Can You hear Me Now


 

ALBUMS

Campfire 20017 Headed In The Right Direction: On the Passenger's Side; Steppin' Shoes; Living in the Lone Star State (The National Anthem of Texas); Texas 46; My Home; Jamaica; Tequilla Memory; Everything's a Comprosmise; Lead, Follow, Or Get Out of My Way (Sung by Deborah Kay); Moving to the Country; '57 Chevrolet; Old Friends; Higher Frequency; Harmonica Music – 17-10-95 (possibly recorded and originally issued in 1993 on indie)
Campfire 20022 Cow Pasture Pool and Other Texas : Cow Pasture Pool; First Things First; Red-Neck Riviera; After Work Last Night; Nothing's Wrong; Hope; Postcards from Heaven; One Heart; Waltz with Me; Old Friends; Trailer Home; When 'ya Comin' Home; Goin’ To Jamaica – 13-11-99
Campfire 20025  Wild Town Texas: American Dream; Going Nowhere Fast; Wild Town Texas; Perfectly Normal; Center of the Universe; Nothing Without You; Heaven Yes; Note to Self; Heroes to Me; Hunting Season; Can't Stand to See You Cry; This Road Goes Anywhere – 02
Thomas Michael Riley ?  (823043317320) Livin' This Time: Livin' This Time; Forever; Your Love; Wait a Minute;  I Don't Give a Damn; Chicken Chokin' Blues; Small Time Big; Reach for the Door; Simple Man; Lookin' for Someone; Miracles Every Day; Three-Part Harmony – 25-01-05
Thomas Michael Riley 4786 Cowboy Church: Carrying a Cross; Higher Frequency; Homesick; Postcards from Heaven; Tommy (Bye 'n Bye); One Heart; Heaven Yes, Hell No; Miracles Every Day; Three-Part Harmony; Heroes to Me - 05
Thomas Michael Riley ?  (750532967226) Live And Unplugged at John T Stiles: Redneck Riviera; American Dream; Cow Pasture Pool; Tommy; Ring of Fire; Hemingway; Perfectly Normal; Small Time Big; Postcards from Heaven; Hope; Jamaica; I Think Love; Heaven Yes; What I Like About Texas (Gary P Nunn) - 06
Thomas Michael Riley ? (700261242316) Tommy: Leather 'n Loaded; Johnson City; In the Garden; Givin' up Hope; That's Just Who I Am; Hemingway's Own Gypsy; Carryin' a Cross; That'll Get Her Done; Lead, Follow; Deathbed Confession - 09
Thomas Michael Riley ? (700261353418) Between the Tic 'n the Tock: No Thanks; Between the Tic 'n the Tock; Uncle Buc; Force in this House; Holler 'n Swoller; Next Time; Outward Bound; Willin'; I Stood Up; While You're Dancin'; Tequila Memory; Good Ole Boys Like Me; Dig a Hole - 12


Thomas Michael Riley ? (700261423227) Can You Hear Me Now: Ten Toes Up; Raise 'Em High; Pirates and Palapas; On the Passenger Side; The List; Me 'n' Jesus; Too Far from Tupelo; Catchin' a Buzz; Hooty Hoo; Before You Go;The Real Me – 06-15
 

Jackson Delaney



*Southington, OH
By Praguefrank

SESSIONS

2010 Nashville, TN – Jackson Delaney
001 WOULDN'T MAMA BE PROUD*
002 LIVE A LITTLE
003 THAT'S JUST WRONG
004 I CAN'T SEE YOU ANYMORE
005 FRIED
Tracks above issued on EP Jackson, *also on EP Delaney Jackson
2012 Nashville, TN – Jackson Delaney

006 FREEDOM
007 GOOD DRUGS
008 LONG BLACK CADILLAC
009 SHOTGUN WEDDING
010 UGLY, LUCKY AND ME
011 YOU MAKE ME WANNA -
Tracks above issued on EP Delaney Jackson 

EPs
Jackson Delaney ? (UPC884501465793) Jackson: Wouldn't Mama Be Proud;  Live A Little;  That's Just Wrong;  I Can't See You Anymore;  Fried - 11
Jackson Delaney ? Jackson Delaney: Freedom; Wouldn't Mama Be Proud; Good Drugs; Long Black Cadillac; Shotgun Wedding; Ugly, Lucky And Me; You Make Me Wanna - 12