Sunday, January 3, 2016

Bill Collins



By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1959 unknown – Bill Collins
001 BORDER BEAT Brent 7008
002 UPTURN  Brent 7008
Unknown – Bill Collins
003 MR. BLACK Rainbow 45-1069
004 STAND TALL Rainbow 45-1069
1974 unknown – Bill Collins
005 LIE TO ME ABOUT HER Royal Amarican RA 104
006 FROM NINE TO FIVE Royal Amarican RA 104



SINGLES
Brent (1959)
7008 Border Beat / Upturn – 11-59
Rainbow
45-1069 Mr. Black / Stand Tall
Royal American
RA-104 Lie To Me About Her / From Nine To Five - 74

Bubba Littrell



John K. Littrell, *03-01-1936 San Antonio, TX, +18-07-2011
2nd version

By Praguefrank, Jim Loessberg

SESSIONS
Summer 1962 prob. Blue Bonnet Recording Studios, 1041 Isbell Road, Fort Worth, TX  – Bubba Littrell
2082 MY HEART JUST TOLD ME SO Manco ML 1037
2083 AIN’T THAT COOL Manco ML 1037
1963 unknown, TX – Bubba Littrell
ONLY FOR YOU Renner 241
I KNOW I SHOULDN’T LOVE YOU Renner 241
Ca 1974 unknown, TX – Bubba Littrell and Melody Mustangs
CORPUS CRISTI WIND Bubba Americana 2002
SHE’S IN LOVE WITH THE RODEO MAN Bubba Americana 2002
1974 unknown – Bubba Littrell
THE CROSS I’LL HAVE TO BEAR Paula 410 /LP 1006
TAKE IT OFF AND COME TO ME  Paula 410/LP 1006
1974-1975 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
I’VE BEEN LOVED IN Joey 5023 /3002-CLP
WISHING RING Joey 5023/LP 1006
HER LOVIN’ TAKES UP ALL MY CRYIN’ TIME 5027/3002-CLP
THINK OF YOU 5027/LP 1006 3002-CLP
AS LONG AS I LIVE  Joey LP 1006
DOUBTFUL HEART  Joey LP 1006 
LOSING YOU WOULD HURT ME MORE  Joey LP 1006 
TENNESSEE POLKA  Joey LP 1006 
LOCK, STOCK AND TEARDROPS  Joey LP 1006 
TULSA COUNTY 5051/LP 1006 3002-CLP
1975 unknown – Bubba Littrell and The Antonians
HANG AROUND SAN ANTONE Crazy Meskin CYM-102/3002-CLP
MY HEART JUST TOLD ME SO Crazy Meskin CYM-102/LP 1006 3002-CLP
1976-1977 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
I CAN’T SEEM TO REACH INSIDE YOUR HEART 5034/3002-CLP 3005-CLP
WAY TOO MANY MEMORIES 5034/3004-CLP
APPOINTMENT FOR LOVE 5042/3002-CLP
GETTING AWAY FROM YOU  5042/3002-CLP
I'M SORRY FOR THE HATEFUL THINGS I DID 5045/3004-CLP
WHAT YOU'VE JUST DONE FOR ME  5045
1977 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
LONELY NIGHTS 5047
FROM THE SOUND 5047/3002-CLP
Ca 1978 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
HOUSE OF BLUE LOVERS 5049/3002-CLP
JANIE  Joey 3002 CLP  
CASTLE IN MY DREAMS  5049/3004-CLP
SOMETHING VERY SPECIAL 5051/3004-CLP
1979 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
I KNOW I SHOULDN'T LOVE YOU 5056 /3004-CLP
ORANGE BLOSSOM SPECIAL  5056/3004-CLP
BACKWARD TURN BACKWARD 5058 /3004-CLP
WORLD’S APART  5058/3004-CLP
OUT OF MY MIND Joey 3004-CLP
LONELY NIGHTS Joey 3004-CLP
THANK GOD FOR COUNTRY MUSIC Joey 3004-CLP
1980-1982 ZAZ Studios, 6711 West Commerce, San Antonio TX – Bubba Littrell (Producer: Joey Lopez)
DRINKIN’ CHAMPAGNE 5065 /3005-CLP
ON MY MIND AGAIN 5065/3005-CLP
BILLBOARD SONG 5071/3005-CLP
CORPUST CHRISTI WIND 5071/3005-CLP
I'D GO HOME  Joey 3005 CLP 
TEARS ON YOUR PILLOW  Joey 3005 CLP  
FUNNY HOW TIME SLIPS AWAY  Joey 3005 CLP 
FOR SO LONG  Joey 3005 CLP  
I'LL HOLD YOU IN MY HEART Joey 3005 CLP
Unknown info – Bubba Littrell
ON THE BACK OF MY GUITAR Axbar 4149-LP
AXBAR AX 4149-LP TEXAS TALENT, VOL. 3 (1991)


ALBUMS

Joey LP 1006 Bubba Littrell Sings Tulsa County: Tulsa County;  As Long As I Live; Doubtful Heart;  Losing You Would Hurt Me More;  Tennessee Polka;  Think Of You;  The Cross I'll Have To Bear;  Wishing Ring;  Take It Off And Come To Me; Lock, Stock And Teardrops;  My Heart Just Told Me So – 75
Joey 3002-CLP Bubba Littrell: Her Lovin' Takes Up All My Crying Time;  Hang Around San Antone; My Heart Just Told Me So; Think Of You; Tulsa County;  I've Been Lived In; Getting Away From You; From The Sound; I Can't Seem To Reach Inside Your Heart; Appointment For Love; Janie;  House of Blue Lovers – ca 78
Joey 3004-CLP Something Very Special:     Something Very Special; I Know I Shouldn't Love You; Out Of My Mind; Worlds Apart; I'm Sorry For The Hateful Things I Did; Castle Of My Dreams; Orange Blossom Special; Way To Many Mem'ries; What You've Just Done For Me; Lonely Nights; Thank God For Country Music; Backward Turn Backward - 79
Joey 3005-CLP Bubba Littrell: I'd Go Home; Tears On Your Pillow;  Funny How Time Slips Away; Drinkin' Champagne; Billboard Song; Corpus Christi Wind; For So Long;  I Can't Seem To Reach Inside Your Heart; On My Mind Again; I'll Hold You In My Heart – 82


SINGLES
Manco (1962)
ML 1037 Ain’t That Cool / My Heart Just Told Me So – 09-62 (rev. Oct. 6)
Renner (1963)
241 Only For You / I Know I Shouldn’t Love You - 63
Paula (1974)
410 The Cross I’ll Have To Bear / Take It Off And Come To Me – 74 (reissued on Joey 5011)
Bubba Americana (ca 1974) w. Melody Mustangs
2002 Corpus Cristi Wind / She’s In Love With The Rodeo Man – ca 75
Crazy Meskin (1975)
CYM-102 Hang Around San Antone / My Heart Just Told Me So – 75
Joey (1974-)
5023 I’ve Been Loved In / Wishing Ring – 75
5027 Her Lovin’ Takes Up All My Cryin Time / Think Of You
5034 I Can’t Seem To reach Inside Your Heart / Way Too Many Memories
5042 Appointment For Love / Getting Away From You
5045 I'm Sorry For The Hateful Things I Did / What You've Just Done For Me
5047 Lonely Nights / From The Sound – 07-77
5049 House Of Blue Lovers / Castle In My Dreams
5051 Something Very Special / Tulsa County –  78
5056 I Know I Shouldn't Love You / Orange Blossom Special - 79 
5058 Backward Turn Backward / World’s Apart - 79
5065 Drinkin’ Champagne / On My Mind Again
5071 Billboard Song / Corpust Christi Wind


Stan Gunn



Stanley Wilson Gunn, *03-06-1932 Bardwell, KY, +2014
By Jim Loessberg, Praguefrank

SESSIONS
Mid 1958 unknown – Stan Gunn and The Country Hepcats
001 CP 1583 BABY SITTER BOOGIE   Rom-mar RM 1001/2
Late 1950s unknown - Stan Gunn and The Country Hepcats
002 RIVER AND ME Y 3409
003 I CAN’T TELL MY BROKEN HEART A LIE  Y 3409
1959 unknown – Bobbie Jean, Stan Gunn and The Country Hepcats
004 I DON'T WANT A BUNNY OR DOLLY (I JUST WANT ELVIS INSTEAD) Blue Ribbon BR 304
005 HOME WORK  BOBBIE Blue Ribbon BR 304
1965 unknon – Stan Gunn
006 5-5639A MEMPHIS TOWN Sight 8053
007 5-5639B TOO WEAK TO WHISTLE  Sight 8053
1968 Nashville, TN – Stan Gunn (Producer: Alex Zanetis)
008 LIE TO ME Jack O‘ Diamonds J.O.D. 1022
009 A NEW WAY TO LIVE  Jack O‘ Diamonds J.O.D. 1022
Ca 1969 Nashville, TN – Stan Gunn (Producer: Alex Zanetis)
010 NR-5641-1 OLD SONGS J.O.D. 1050
011 NR-5641-2 WAKE ME ONE HUNDRED YEARS FROM NOW  J.O.D. 1050
Spring 1970 Nashville, TN – Stan Gunn (Producer: Vance Bulla)
012 007A I'LL BE THERE Sugar Hill SH-007 /SHS 001
013 007B DEAD AND GONE Sugar Hill SH-007/SHS 001
014 THIS IS THE PLACE Sugar Hill SHS 001
015 LIE TO ME Sugar Hill SHS 001
016 LIFELINE OF LOVE Sugar Hill SHS 001
017 LET ME LIVE AGAIN Sugar Hill SHS 001
018 THE WRONG SIDE OF THE WORLD Sugar Hill SHS 001
019 MY BABY’S COMING HOME Sugar Hill SHS 001
020 011A A VISION OF BLINDNESS SH-011/SHS 001
021 011B WE'RE ALL THE SAME SIZE  SH-011/SHS 001
1974 or sooner Nashville, TN – Stan Gunn
022 RELEASE ME Sugar Hill SHA 004
023 CHATTANOOGA SHOESHINE BOY Sugar Hill SHA 004
024 DANNY BOY Sugar Hill SHA 004
025 TIME IS NOT ENOUGH Sugar Hill SHA 004
026 BRAND NEW BED OF ROSES Sugar Hill SHA 004
027 WABASH CANNON BALL Sugar Hill SHA 004
028 SUNDAY MORNING COMING DOWN Sugar Hill SHA 004
029 I’M SO LONESOME I COULD CRY Sugar Hill SHA 004
030 I’M GONNA CHANGE EVERYTHING Sugar Hill SHA 004
031 SPANISH EYES  Sugar Hill SHA 004
1977 Nashville, TN – Stan Gunn
032 MONDAY MORNING WOMAN Scorpion SC 0520
033 MARY ON THE WALL  Scorpion SC 0520
Unknown info – Stan Gunn
ROSA RIO
IN THE MISTY MOONLIGHT



ALBUMS

Sugar Hill SHS 001 The Two Sides Of The Versatile Stan Gunn: This Is The Place; Lie To Me; Lifeline Of Love; A Vision Of Blindness; Let Me Live Again; The Wrong Side Of The World; Dead And Gone; I’ll Be There; My Baby’s Coming Home; We’re All The Same Size - 71
Sugar Hill SHA 004 Town And Country: Release Me; Chattanooga Shoeshine Boy; Danny Boy; Time Is Not Enough; Brand New Bed Of Roses; Wabash Cannon Ball; Sunday Morning Coming Down; I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry; I’m Gonna Change Everything; Spanish Eyes – 74 (MX: PRP 44341/2)


SINGLES
Ron-Mar (1958)
RM 1001/2 [Stan Gunn And The Country Hepcats:] Baby Sitter Boogie / [Jack Rivers And His Rock-a-kats:]  Call On Me – 08-58
Y
Y 3409 River And Me / I Can’t Tell My Broken Heart A Lie – 5-
Blue Ribbon (1959)
BR 304 I Don't Want A Bunny Or Dolly (I Just Want Elvis Instead) /  Home Work - 59  Bobbie Jean, Stan Gunn and His Hepcats
Sight (1965)
8053 Memphis Town / Too Weak To Whistle – 65
Jack O‘ Diamonds (1968)
J.O.D. 1022 Lie To Me / A New Way To Live - 68
J.O.D. 1050 Old Songs / Wake Me One Hundred Years From Now - 70
Sugar Hill
SH-007 I'll Be There / Dead And Gone  - 70
SH-011 A Vision Of Blindness / We're All The Same Size  - 21-12-70
Scorpion (1977)
SC 0520 Monday Morning Woman / Mary On The Wall - 77