Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Billie Wayne



By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1969 unknown - Billie Wayne (Producer: Gordon McBride)
001 PRP 11931 THE GOOD AND THE BAD Dee-Lark A 6971
002 PRP 11932 SECOND CHOICE 6971
1970 Nashville, TN – Billie Wayne (Producer: Vance Bulla)
003 SoN 83911 JUST FOR KICKS Dee-Lark B 7001
004 SoN 83912 MY SHADOW IS CRYING B-7001

SINGLES
Dee-Lark (1969-1970)
A-6971 The Good And The Bad / Second Choice - 69
B-7001 Just For Kicks / My Shadow Is Crying - 70

Rodney And The Blazers



By Praguefrank, Pete Hoppula (wangdangdula site), Thieu Van De Vorst
SESSIONS  see also Rodney Lay


1960 unknown – Rodney And The Blazers (Rodney Lay [vl/bass], Pete "Peaches" Williams [ld gt], Bob York [drums],  Don Downing [vcl/piano],  Bob Scott [sax])
001 KB-381/45-150702 SUMMERTIME ROCK Kampus 100/ GF 152 WLP 8829 BB-CD 55066 CLCD 4512
002 KB-382/45-150701/45-LDE-115 1 TEENAGE CINDERELLA Kampus 100 Dore 572/GF 152
WHITE LABEL WLP 8829 WILD ROCKIN' (NED, 1981);  BUFFALO BOP BB-CD 55066 STRICTLY INSTRUMENTAL VOL.3 (GER, 1997);  COLLECTOR CLCD 4512 HOT STEAMY LOVERS VOL.4 (NED, 1997)
1960 unknown – Rodney And The The Blazers
003 150703 LITTLE ORPHAN MAGGIE Kampus 150703/15704/ GF 152
004 150704 SUMMER LOVE Kampus 150703/15704/ GF 152
1960 unknown - Rodney and The Blazers
005 45-LB-19 ROLLING ALONG Dore 572
ca early 1961 unknown - Rodney and The Blazers
006 LJB 28 SNOW WHITE Dore 588/ GF 152
007 LJB 29 TELL ME BABY Dore 588/ GF 152 R+C 1017
ROCK AND COUNTRY 1017 DORE ROCK AND ROLL VOL.2 (SWE, 1983)
1961 unknown – Rodney And The The Blazers
008 WARPAINT Kampus 880 Tittyshakin’TTSHAKE 111/ GF 152 WLP 8829
009 ORIENTAL NIGHTMARE Kampus 880 Tittyshakin’TTSHAKE 111/ GF 152 WLP 8829
1961 unknown – Don Downing with Rodney And The The Blazers
010 A BIRD IN THE HAND Chan CH 108 Abner 7003
011 JIVIN' JEAN Chan CH 108  Abner 7003
1962 unknown – Rodney And The The Blazers
012 DUMBELL GF 152
013 LONG WALK HOME  GF 152
014 CALIFORNIA SUN  GF 152
015 TELL ME GF 152
016 IT’S GONNA BE ME GF 152
017 GO DOWN WOTH THE SUN  GF 152
1963 unknown – Don Downing with Rodney And The The Blazers
018 I FOUND SOMEONE TO LOVE Boyd 112
019 HAVE YOU SEEN MY BABY Boyd 112


ALBUMS

Gear Fab GF 152 Rodney And The Blazers: The Complete Recordings  1960-1964: Teenage Cinderella; Summertime Rock; Little Orphan Annie; Summer Love; Warpaint; Oriental Nightmare; Snowwhite; Tell Me Baby; It's All Over But The Cryin'; Short Fat Fannie; Boney Maroney; Blue School; Wrinkles; Dumbell *; Long Walk Home *; California Sun *; Tell Me *; It's Gonna Be Me *; Go Down With The Sun * - 00 (*= prev. unissued 1962 recordings, also includes tracks credited to Rodney Lay)


SINGLES
Kampus (1960)
100 TeenAge Cinderella / Summertime Rock - 07-60 (rev. Aug. 1)
150703/150704 Little Orphan Maggie / Summer Love – 09-60
880 Warpaint / Oriental Nightmare – 61 (reissued on Tittyshakin’TTSHAKE 111 in 2013)
Dore (1960-61)
572 Rolling Along / Teenage Cinderella - 09-60 (rev. Sept. 26)
588 Snow White / Tell Me Baby - 02-61 (rev. Feb 13)
Chan (1961-62)
CH 108 A Bird In The Hand / Jivin' Jean – 61 as Don Downing with Rodney And The Blazers (also on Abner 7003)
Boyd (1963)
112 I Found Someone To Love / Have You Seen My Baby – 63 as Don Downing with Rodney And The Blazers

Rodney Lay



*13-02-1940 Coffeyville, KS
2nd version

By Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli, Pete Hoppula (wangdangdula site)
SESSIONS
see also Rodney And The Blazers
Spring 1962 unknown - Rodney Lay
001 Z-175 IT'S ALL OVER BUT THE CRYING Chan 110/GF 152
002 Z-176 LITTLE ORPHAN MAGGIE Chan 110/GF 152
1964 unknown - Rodney Lay (Producer: Lay-York-Halsey Production)
003 RK4M-8063 WRINKLES Kampus 812/GF 152
004 BLUE SCHOOL Kampus 812/GF 152
mid 1960s unknown - Rodney Lay
005 SHORT FAT FANNIE Kampus 6264/GF 152
006 BONY MARONIE Kampus 6264/GF 152
1969 unknown - Rodney Lay (Rodney Lay [vcl-1/narration-2] + unknown musicians)
007 BALLAD OF THE DALTON RAID -1 Coffeyville CS 196
008 COFFEYVILLE AT 100  -2 Coffeyville CS 196
Fall 1969 Hollywood, CA Rodney Lay [purchased by Capitol on January 1970, session no. 18389]
009 none/73928 GEORGIA BOY Blue Book 1000 Capitol 2759
010 none/73929 I'M NOT GOING BACK TO JACKSON Blue Book 1000 Capitol unissued
011 73930 I DON'T KNOW ENOUGH Capitol 2845
012 73931 I DON'T WANNA MAKE IT Capitol 2759
013 73932 ANOTHER LITTLE CANDLE Capitol unissued
11 May 1970 [no 18566] Hollywood, CA - Rodney Lay
014 74555 TENNESSEE WOMAN 2845
015 74556 BIRTHDAY CAKE unissued
016 74557 BAD, BAD WOMAN unissued
masters were leased to Capitol by Blue Book Records
February 1978 [no 13599] poss. Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay (Wild West)
017 81909 AS THE WORLD TURNS Capitol unissued Down Home IRDA-531
018 81910 ONE MORE CHANCE (TO SAY NO) 4604
019 81927 WILD AND WOLLY WAYS 4604
ca 1978 poss. Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay (Wild West)
020 I REACHED FOR ALL THE GUSTO I COULD GET Down Home IRDA-531
1979 Singleton Sound Studio, 3106 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay and Wild West (Producer: Shelby Singleton, Jr.)
021 7-1700 SHENANDOAH Sun Int.1144/SUN-1018
022 7-1701? CIMARRON (ROLL ON) Sun Int. SUN-1018
023 7-1702? STREETS OF LAREDO Sun Int. SUN-1018
024 7-1703? TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS Sun Int. SUN-1018
025 7-1704? RED RIVER VALLEY Sun Int. SUN-1018
026 7-1705 BACK IN THE SADDLE AGAIN Sun Int. 1144/SUN-1018
027 7-1706? COOL WATER Sun Int. SUN-1018
028 7-1707? HOME ON THE RANGE Sun Int. SUN-1018
029 7-1708? HIGH NOON Sun Int. SUN-1018
030 7-1709? CHISHOLM TRAIL Sun Int. SUN-1018
1980 poss. Singleton Sound Studio, 3106 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay
031 DOWN ON THE FARM Sun Int. SUN-1022
032 PARTY DOLL Sun Int. SUN-1022
033 NASHVILLE CONNECTION Sun Int. 1149/SUN-1022
034 OH BOY Sun Int. SUN-1022
035 WAKE UP LITTLE SUSIE Sun Int. SUN-1022
036 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK Sun Int. SUN-1022
037 ROCKING PNEUMONIA AND THE BOOGIE WOOGIE FLU Sun Int. SUN-1022
038 THIRTY DAYS Sun Int. SUN-1022
039 REELIN' AND ROCKIN' Sun Int. SUN-1022
040 SEA CRUISE Sun Int. 1149/SUN-1022
041 HEARTBREAK HILL Sun Int. SUN-1022
Fall 1980 poss. Singleton Sound Studio, 3106 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay (Producer: Boomer Castleman)
042 7-1859 SILENT PARTNERS SUN-1168/SUN-1027
043 LOVE ON THE SLY SUN-1027
044 SEVEN DAYS COME SUNDAY 1164/SUN-1027
045 7-1862 CLOSE SUN-1164/SUN-1027
046 GOODBYE SWEET VIRGINIA SUN-1027
047 AIN'T NO DOUBT ABOUT IT SUN-1027
048 STOLEN WINE 1168/SUN-1027
049 AGAIN SUN-1027
050 MARRIAGE ON THE ROCKS SUN-1027
051 THE REINS OF LOVE SUN-1027
ca early 1982 Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay and Wild West
052 HAPPY COUNTRY BIRTHDAY, DARLIN' Churchill CR-94001/CR-9423
053 HER MEMORY'S FASTER THAN ME Churchill CR-94001/CR-9423
ca May/June 1982 Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay and Wild West (Producer: Joe Bob Barnhill)
054 YOU COULD'VE HEARD A HEART BREAK Churchill CR-94012/CR-9423
055 HOLLYWOOD AND WINE Churchill CR-94012/CR-9423
056 (I WISH I HAD A BOTTLE OF) THE WAY I FEEL Churchill CR-94005/CR-9423
057 BLUE WITH ENVY ChurchillCR-94020/ CR-9423
058 MEND YOUR CHEATING WAYS Churchill CR-9423
059 I WISH I HAD A JOB TO SHOVE Churchill CR-94005/CR-9423
060 THE LAST TIME Churchill CR-9423
061 I'M A HOG FOR YOU BABY Churchill CR-9423
ca Spring 1983 Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay and Wild West
062 MARY LEE CR-94020/ BLUE WITH ENVY CR-94020
1986 Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay
063 WALK SOFTLY ON THE BRIDGES Evergreen EV 1046
064 TEN TOES UP, TEN TOES DOWN Evergreen EV 1046
1988 (Producer: Ron Green)
065 THESE BARS HAVE MADE A PRISONER OUT OF ME Ariva 8825
066 LONG HAUL DRIVER  Ariva 8825
1989 Nashville, TN - Rodney Lay
067 CLASSIC LOVE AFFAIR Evergreen EV 1103
068 YOU'RE THE REASON Evergreen EV 1103


ALBUMS
Sun Int. SUN-1015 Desert Rock
: Shenandoah; Cimarron (Roll On); Streets Of Laredo; Tumbling Tumbleweeds; Red River Valley; Back In The Saddle Again; Cool Water; Home On The Range; High Noon; Chisholm Trail – 01-11-79
Sun Int. SUN-1022 Rockabilly Nuggets: Down On The Farm; Party Doll; Nashville Connection; Oh Boy; Wake Up Little Susie; Rock Around The Clock; Rocking Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu; Thirty Days; Reelin' And Rockin'; Sea Cruise; Heartbreak Hill – 26-05-80
Sun Int. SUN-1027 Silent Partners: Love On The Sly; Silent Partners; Close; Seven Days Come Sunday; Goodbye Sweet Virginia; Ain't No Doubt About It; Stolen Wine; Again; Marriage On The Rocks; The Reins Of Love – 17-11-81
Churchill CR-9423 Heartbreak: You Could've Heard A Heart Break; Her Memory Is Faster Than Me; Hollywood And Wine; (I Wish I Had A Bottle Of) The Way I Feel; Blue With Envy; Mend Your Cheating Ways; I Wish I Had A Job To Shove; Happy Country Birthday Darling; The Last Time; I'm A Hog For You Baby - 10-82 w. Wild West

Gear Fab GF 152 Rodney And The Blazers: The Complete Recordings  1960-1964: Teenage Cinderella; Summertime Rock; Little Orphan Annie; Summer Love; Warpaint; Oriental Nightmare; Snowwhite; Tell Me Baby; It's All Over But The Cryin'; Short Fat Fannie; Boney Maroney; Blue School; Wrinkles; Dumbell *; Long Walk Home *; California Sun *; Tell Me *; It's Gonna Be Me *; Go Down With The Sun * - 00 (*= prev. unissued 1962 recordings)

 

SINGLES
Chan (1961-62)
CH 110 Little Orphan Maggie / It's All Over But The Crying - 06-62
Kampus (1964)
K 812 Wrinkles / Blue School - 64
6264 Short Fat Fannie / Bony Maronie - 64
Coffeyville
CS 196 Ballad Of The Dalton Raid /  CoffeyVille At 100 - 69
Blue Book (1969)
1000 Georgia Boy / Not Going Back To Jackson - 69
Capitol (1970-78)
2759 Georgia Boy / I Don't Wanna Make It - 03-70
2845 I Don't Know Enough / Tennessee Woman - 07-70
4604 One More Chance / Wild And Wooly Ways – 07-78 w. Wild West (rev. July 15)
Down Home (1978)
IRDA-531 As The World Turns / I Reached For All The Gusto I Could Get – 10-12-78
Sun Int. (1978-81) w. Wild West
1144 Back In The Saddle Again / Shenandoah - 79
1149 Nashville Connection / Sea Cruise - 80
1164 Seven Days Come Sunday / Close - 04-81
1168 Silent Partners / Stolen Wine - 10-81 (rev. Oct. 24)
Churchill (1982-83) w. Wild West
CR-94001 Happy Country Birthday, Darlin' / Her Memory's Faster Than Me - 03-82
CR-94005 I Wish I Had A Job To Shove / The Way I Feel - 07-82
CR-94012 You Could've Heard A Heart Break / Hollywood And Wine - 11-82
CR-94020 Mary Lee / Blue With Envy - 05-83
Evergreen (1986-89)
EV 1046 Walk Softly On The Bridges / Ten Toes Up, Ten Toes Down - 11-86 (rev. Dec. 13)
EV 1103 Classic Love Affair / You're The Reason - 09-89
Ariva
8825 These Bars Have Made A Prisoner Out Of Me /  Long Haul Driver - 88