Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Bill Chitwood



By Henk Scholts, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS see also Georgia Yellow Hammers; Clyde Evans Band; (Uncle) Bud Landress;
Phil Reeve - Charles Ernest Moody
20 November 1924 New York City – Bill Chitwood and Bud Landress (Bud Landress [vcl/banjo], Bill Chitwood [fiddle])
001 14269/70 HOWDY BILL rejected
002 14271/72 PA, MA AND ME  Brunswick 2884 Silvertone 3095/ Rounder  1032
003 14273/74 OVER THE SEA 2810 3049
004 14275/76 HEN CACKLE 2811 3050/BACM CD D 073
005 14277/78 JOHNNY, GET YOUR GUN rejected
006 14279 FOURTH OF JULY 2883?
21 November 1924 New York City – Bill Chitwood and Bud Landress (Bud Landress [vcl/banjo], Bill Chitwood [fiddle])
007 14284 FOURTH OF JULY 2883?
008 14285/86 JESSE JAMES unissued
009 14287/88/89 WHOA MULE 2811 Silvertone 3050/Rounder 1032 BACM CD D 073
010 14290/91 FURNITURE MAN 2884 3095
011 14292/93 CYNDA unissued
012 14294/95 JERUSALEM, MOURN 2809  3048
013 14296/97 I GOT MINE 2810 3049
It Is Uncertain Whether Brunswick 2883 Uses Matrix 14279 Or 14284
21 November 1924 New York City – Bill Chitwood and Bud Landress (Bud Landress [vcl/banjo], Bill Chitwood [fiddle])
014 14298/99 HOWDY, BILL 2809 /Silvertone 3048/BACM CD D 073
015 14300/01 JOHNNY, GET YOUR GUN 2883
Silvertone As By Mcclelland and Ellis
23 March 1927 Atlanta, GA - Bill Chitwood and His Georgia Mountaineers (Bill Chitwood [vcl/fiddle], Bud Landress [vcl/banjo], poss. Clyde Eans [vcl/gt], ? [vcl/gt])
016 80619-B HOW I GOT MY WIFE OKeh 45100
017 80620-A SMILING WATERMELON 45110
018 80621-A PREACHER BLUES 45131
019 80622-B I HAD BUT FIFTEEN CENTS 45131
020 80623-A IT WON'T HAPPEN AGAIN FOR MONTHS 45110
021 80624-B FOURTH OF JULY AT THE COUNTRY FAIR 45100
3 October 1927 Atlanta, GA - Bill Chitwood and His Georgia Mountaineers (Bill Chitwood [vcl/fiddle/speech], poss. Bud Landress [vcl/banjo],  ? [vcl/gt], poss. Earl Johnson [fiddle])
022 81652-A WHEN MARRIED FOLKS ARE OUT OF CASH 45162/BACM CD D 050
023 81653 BOYS KEEP AWAY FROM THE GIRLS unissued
024 81654-A RAISE ROUGH HOUSE TONIGHT 45236/ Rounder 1032 BACM CD D 073
025 81655-B BILL WISHES HE WAS SINGLE AGAIN 45236
026 81656 LULA WALL unissued
027 81657-B KITTY HILL 45162


BACM CD D 050 OKEH LABEL CLASSIC OLDTIME MUSIC  (UK 2003); BACM CD D 073 GEORGIA YELLOW HAMMERS JOHNSON’S OLD GREY MULE (UK, 2004)


SINGLES
Brunswick  (1924) Bill Chitwood and Bud Landress
2809 Jerusalem, Mourn / Howdy, Bill – 24 (also on Silvertone 3048)
2810 Over The Sea  / I Got Mine – 24 (also on Silvertone 3049)
2811 Hen Cackle / Whoa Mule – 24 (also on Silvertone 3050)
2883 Fourth Of July / Johnny, Get Your Gun
2884 Pa, Ma And Me / Furniture Man -  (also on Silvertone 3095)
OKeh  (1927) Bill Chitwood and His Georgia Mountaineers
45100 How I Got My Wife / Fourth Of July At The Country Fair - 27
45110 Smiling Watermelon / It Won't Happen Again For Months
45131 Preacher Blues / I Had But Fifteen Cents - 28
45162 When Married Folks Are Out Of Cash / Kitty Hill - 28
45236 Raise Rough House Tonight / Bill Wishes He Was Single Again - 28

Maury Finney



*1938 Humboldt, MT
By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
Ca 1971 Benson Sound Studio, Oklahoma City, OK – Maury Finney (Producer: Joe Lewis)
001 MY ELUSIVE DREAMS Boss SP 225/Demand DS 1350
002 DADY SANG BASS Boss SP 225/Demand DS 1350
003 SHE’S ALL I GOT  Demand DS 1350  
004 THIS OLE HOUSE  Demand DS 1350  
005 I CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU  Demand DS 1350  
006 JAMBALAYA  Demand DS 1350  
007 LAST DATE  Demand DS 1350  
008 YOUNG LOVE  Demand DS 1350  
009 KAW-LIGA  Demand DS 1350  
010 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLING ON MY HEAD  Demand DS 1350  
011 RELEASE ME  Demand DS 1350   
1975 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
013 JAMBALAYA (ON THE BAYOU) Soundwaves SW-4516
014 MY ELUSIVE DREAMS  Soundwaves SW-4516
015 A MAIDEN'S PRAYER SW-4525 SW-4797-NSD /SWS 3301 SWS 3322
016 SAN ANTONIO STROLL  SW-4525 NSD/SW-4637 /SWS 3301 SWS 3322
Ca early 1976 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
017 ROLLIN' IN MY SWEET BABY'S ARMS  SW-4531/SWS 3301 SWS 3322
018 THE WILD SIDE OF LIFE  SW-4531/SWS 3301 SWS 3322
Ca Mid 1976 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
019 WALTZ ACROSS TEXAS SW-4536/SWS 3301  SWS 3322
020 OFF AND RUNNING - SW-4536/SWS 3301 SWS 3322
1976 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
021 WELCOME TO MY WORLD  SWS 3301  SWS 3322
022 YOU WIN AGAIN  SWS 3301   SWS 3322
023 TOO PRETTY FOR WORDS  SWS 4541/SWS 3301  SWS 3322
024 YOU LAY SO EASY ON MY MIND  SWS 3301  SWS 3322
025 EVERYBODY'S HAD THE BLUES SW-4541 /SWS 3303 SWS 3322
Spring 1977 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Maury Finney (Maury Finney [sax] + unknown musicians + The Lea Jane Singers. Producer: Joe Gibson)
026 COCONUT GROVE SW-4548 /SWS 3303 SWS 3322
027 IT'S SUCH A PRETTY WORLD TODAY  SW-4548/SWS 3303 SWS 3322
Fall 1977 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Maury Finney (Maury Finney [sax] + unknown musicians + The Lea Jane Singers. Producer: Joe Gibson)
028 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS SW-4557/SWS 3303 SWS 3322
029 ALMOST PERSUADED  SW-4557/SWS 3303 SWS 3322
Early 1978 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Maury Finney (Maury Finney [sax] + unknown musicians + The Lea Jane Singers. Producer: Joe Gibson)
030 I DON'T WANNA CRY SW-4566 /SWS 3303 SWS 3322
031 HAPPY SAX  SW-4566 SWS 4578/SWS 3303 SWS 3322
1978 Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Maury Finney (Maury Finney [sax] + unknown musicians + The Lea Jane Singers. Producer: Joe Gibson)
032 SECRET LOVE  SWS 3303 SWS 3322
033 WHISPERING  SWS 4572/SWS 3303  SWS 3322
1978 Woodland Sound Studio, 1011 Woodland St., Nashville, TN – Maury Finney (Maury Finney [sax] + unknown musicians + The Lea Jane Singers. Producer: Joe Gibson)
034 FADED LOVE SW-4578
1979 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
035 YOUR LOVE TAKES ME HIGH SW-4585 / SWS 3322
036 I WANT TO PLAY MY HORN ON THE GRAND OLE OPRY SW-4585
1980 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
037 LONELY WINE SW-4613/ SWS 3322
038 MISERY AND GIN SW-4613/ SWS 3322
1981 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
039 DOODLE DE DOO SONG NSD/SW-4637
Btw 1976-1981 Nashville, TN – Maury Finney
040 THIS IS MY SONG SWS 3322
041 IT’S FOUR IN THE MORNING SWS 3322

ALBUMS

Demand DS-1350 Saxophone Country: My Elusive Dreams; Daddy Sang bass; Sha’s All I Got; This Ole House; I Can’t Stop Loving You; Jambalaya; Last Date; Young Love; Kaw-Liga; Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head; Release Me – ca 71
Soundwaves SWS-3301 Sax Life In Nashville: Maiden's Prayer; Off And Running; Welcome To My World; The Wild Side Of Life; If; San Antonio Stroll; Waltz Across Texas; Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms; You Win Again; Too Pretty For Words; You Lay So Easy On My Mind – 10-76
Soundwaves SWS-3303 Country Sax Comes To Town: Coconut Grove; Secret Love; Everybody's Had The Blues; Send Me The Pillow; Poor People Of Paris; Happy Sax; Don't Want To Cry; It's Such A Pretty World; Almost Persuaded; Whispering – 78
Soundwaves SWS-3322 Classic Country Sax: Maiden's Prayer; Off And Running; Welcome To My World; Wild Side Of Life; If; San Antonio Stroll; Waltz Across Texas; Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms; You Win Again; Too Pretty For Words; You Lay So Easy On My Mind;  Coconut Grove; Secret Love; Everybody's Had The Blues; Send Me The Pillow; Poor People Of Paris; Happy Sax; I Don’t Wanna Cry [Don't Want To Cry]; It's Such A Pretty World; Almost Persuaded; Whispering; This Is My Song*; Misery and Gin*; Four in the Morning*; Lonely Wine*; Your Love Takes Me So High* - 09  (reissue of SWS 3301, 3303 with *bonus tracks)


SINGLES
Boss
SP-225 My Elusive Dreams / Daddy Sang Bass
Soundwaves (1975-80)      
SW-4516 Jambalaya (On The Bayou) / My Elusive Dreams - 75
SW-4525 A Maiden's Prayer / San Antonio Stroll - 12-75
SW-4531 Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms / The Wild Side Of Life - 03-76                 
SW-4536 Waltz Across Texas / Off And Running - 08-76
SW-4541 Everybody's Had The Blues / Too Pretty For Words - 12-76
SW-4548 Coconut Grove / It's Such A Pretty World Today - 05-77
SW-4557 Poor People Of Paris / Almost Persuaded - 10-77
SW-4566 I Don't Wanna Cry / Happy Sax - 03-78
SW-4572 Whispering / Send Me The Pillow You Dream On - 07-78
SW-4578 Happy Sax / Faded Love - 12-78
SW-4585 Your Love Takes Me High / I Want To Play My Horn On The Grand Ole Opry – 05-79             
SW-4613 Lonely Wine / Misery And Gin - 08-80
NSD/SW-4637 Doodle De Doo Song / San Antonio Stroll – ca. 04-81
SW-4797-NSD A Maiden's Prayer / ? - 88