Saturday, January 9, 2016

Margo Smith



Betty Lou Miller, *09-04-1942 Dayton, OH
4th version

by Praguefrank, Vladimir Pikora, Russell Rosen, Mario Manciotti
SESSIONS

ca. Mid 1971 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith
001 015A I’M A LADY Sugar Hill SH-105
002 015B GET ME MY CRYING TOWEL Sugar Hill SH-105
ca. January 1975 unknown – Margo Smith
003 THERE I SAID IT 20th Century Fox TC-2172/T 490
004 HURT ME TWICE TC-2172
ca. May 1975 unknown – Margo Smith
005 PAPER LOVIN' TC-2222/T 490
006 TENNESSEE YODELERS T 490
007 HE DON'T LOVE HERE TC-2222/T 490
008 AN OLD MEMORY GOT IN MY EYE T 490
009 BABY'S HURTIN' TC-2255/T 490
010 I DON'T THINK SO T 490
011 ONE SIDED AFFAIR T 490
012 AMONG MY SOVENIRS T 490
013 GO TO YOUR ROOM AND PLAY T 490
014 MEET ME LATER TC-2255
ca. January 1976 poss. Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
015 UTN0684 I'M ABOUT TO DO IT AGAIN WBS8213/BS-2955
ca. February 1976 poss. Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
016 UTN0712 SAVE YOUR KISSES FOR ME Warner WBS8213/BS-2955
017 HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER BS-2955
018 SIX WEEKS EVERY SUMMER,CHRISTMAS EVERY OTHER YEAR BS-2955
019 LET'S HAVE A HAND FOR THE LITTLE LADY BS-2955
020 SAFE IN THESE LOVIN' ARMS BS-2955
021 GET ME MY CRYING TOWEL BS-2955
022 UTN0718 WHEN, WHERE AND WHY WBS8261/BS-2955
023 MY HAPPINESS BS-2955
024 FOOT STOMPIN' BS-2955
ca. March 1976 poss. Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
025 UTN0747 I'D RATHER HAVE A HEART ABUSED WBS8399/BS-3049
026 UTN0748 TAKE MY BREATH AWAY WBS8261/BS-3049
November 1976 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith,*and Norro Wilson (Producer: Norro Wilson)
027 UTN0794 SO CLOSE AGAIN* WBS8427/BS-3049
028 UTN0795 LOVE'S EXPLOSION WBS8339/BS-3049
ca November 1976/February 1977 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
029 WHAT WOULD I DO THEN BS-3049
030 I FORGAVE (BUT I FORGOT TO FORGET) BS-3049
031 LOVESICK BLUES BS-3049
ca February 1977 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
032 VTN0811 MY WEAKNESS WBS8399/BS-3049
033 VTN0812 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE GENERAL STORE WBS8427/BS-3049
November 1977 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
034 VTN0924 DON’T BREAK THE HEART THAT LOVES YOU WBS8508 GWB0369/BSK-3173
035 VTN0927 APT. 4 SIXTH STREET IN CINCINNATI WBS8508
btw November 1977/January 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East,Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Margo Smith [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Dale Sellers [gt], Jimmy Capps [gt], Steve Gibson [gt], Pete Wade [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Pete Drake/Buddy Emmons/Curly Chalker [steel], Henry Strzelecki/Tommy Cogbill [bass], Kenny Malone/Jerry Carrigan/Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Hargus Robbins/Bobby Wood [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica/vibes], Farrell Morris [percussion], Bill Pruett [sax]. Producer: Norro Wilson)
036 JUST OUT OF REACH (OF MY TWO EMPTY ARMS) BSK-3173
037 ODE TO A CHEATER BSK-3173
038 YOUR SWEET LIES BSK-3173
039 DON'T SQUEEZE MY CHARLIE BSK-3173
040 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS BSK-3173
041 BREAKIN' IN A BRAND NEW BROKEN HEART BSK-3173
January 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Margo Smith [vcl], Grady Martin [gt], Dale Sellers [gt], Jimmy Capps [gt], Steve Gibson [gt], Pete Wade [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Pete Drake/Buddy Emmons/Curly Chalker [steel], Henry Strzelecki/Tommy Cogbill [bass], Kenny Malone/Jerry Carrigan/Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Hargus Robbins/Bobby Wood [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica/vibes], Farrell Morris [percussion], Bill Pruett [sax]. Producer: Norro Wilson)
042 WTN0940 IT ONLY HURTS FOR A LITTLE WHILE WBS8555/BSK-3173
043 WTN0941 LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN WBS8555
January 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Grady Martin [gt], Dale Sellers [gt], Jimmy Capps [gt], Steve Gibson [gt], Pete Wade [gt], Ray Edenton [gt], Pete Drake/Buddy Emmons/Curly Chalker [steel], Henry Strzelecki/Tommy Cogbill [bass], Kenny Malone/Jerry Carrigan/Kenneth Buttrey [drums], Hargus Robbins/Bobby Wood [piano], Charlie McCoy [harmonica/vibes], Farrell Morris [percussion], Bill Pruett [sax]. Producer: Norro Wilson)
044 WTN0952 LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT WBS8653/BSK-3173
045 WTN0953 MAKE LOVE THE WAY WE USED TO WBS8653/BSK-3173
ca. July 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
046 WTN1032 TENNESSEE SANDMAN WBS8726/BSK-3286
047 WTN1034 WE'D BETTER LOVE IT OVER WBS8806/BSK-3286
September 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
048 WTN1064 IF I GIVE MY HEART TO YOU WBS8806/BSK-3286
049 WTN1065 BELLE OF BUTTERCUP LANE WBS49038/BSK-3286
btw July/December 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (coll. Pers. BSK 3286: Margo Smith [vcl], Billy Sanford [ld gt/mandolin],  Reggie Young [ld gt], Steve Gibson [rh gt], Pete Wade [rh gt], Ray Edenton [rh gt], Bobby Thompson [rh gt], Tommy Allsup [tic-tac gt], John Hugjey/ Pete Drake [steel], Henry Strzeleki [bass], Kenneth Malone/ Kenneth Buttrrey/ Jerry Carrigan [drums],  Hargus Robbins/ David Briggs [piano], Bill Puett, Dennis Good, George Tidwell [horns], + Sheldon Kurland Strings + Lisa Silver, Diana Tidwell, Sheri Kramer, Allen Henson, Ronald Drake, Laverna Moore, Beckie Foster, Eddie Brady [bck vcl].  Producer: Norro Wilson)
050 DON'T YOU LOVE ME ANYMORE BSK-3286
051 MY GREATEST SIN BSK-3286
052 TRACES BSK-3286
053 AIN'T WE JUST A COUPLE OF FOOLS BSK-3286
054 YOU'RE THE SONG BSK-3286
ca. December 1978 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
055 WTN1090 STILL A WOMAN WBS8726/BSK-3286
ca. June 1979 Hollywood, CA – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
056 WCA8902 BABY MY BABY WBS49038/BSK3388
ca. July 1979 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
057 XTN1195 THE SHUFFLE SONG WBS49109/BSK-3388
ca. July 1979 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norro Wilson)
058 LET'S BUILD A FIRE BSK-3388
059 SHE'S LYIN' BSK-3388
060 I'M TYING THE LEAVES BACK ON THE TREES BSK-3388
061 JESSE BSK-3388
062 LOVE IS WHY BSK-3388
063 HOW MUCH OF A FOOL CAN A WOMAN BE BSK-3388
064 I THREW IT ALL AWAY BSK-3388
065 I'D RATHER BE SORRY BSK-3388
066 XTN1204 MOVE OVER JUANITA WBS49109/BSK-3388
067 NIGHT FLIGHT BSK-3388
1979 Nashville, TN – Rex Allen, Jr. and Margo Smith (Producer: Curtis Allen) [mastered 1980]
068 RTN1388* GOODBYE WBS49626
069 XTN1389 CUP OF TEA WBS49626/BSK-3530
*Margo Smith’s voice probably overdubbed on original 1974 recording
ca. February or March 1980 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: David Barnes)
070 YTN1286  EVERY LITTLE BIT HURTS WBS49569/BSK-3464
071 AS FAR AS MY HEART CAN SEE BSK-3464
072 LET ME BE HER TONIGHT BSK-3464
073 YTN1289 MY GUY WBS49250/BSK-3464
074 YTN1290 HE GIVES ME DIAMONDS, YOU GIVE ME CHILLS WBS49569/BSK-3464
075 ANY WAY THAT YOU WANT ME BSK-3464
076 IF YOU REMEMBER ME WBS49250/BSK-3464
077 AIN'T NO NEED TO RUSH THE FEELING BSK-3464
078 I JUST CAN'T SAY NO TO YOU BSK-3464
079 LOVE ME GOODBYE BSK-3464
December 1980 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norris Wilson)
080 YTN1424 MY HEART CRIES FOR YOU WBS49701
January 1981 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Norris Wilson)
081 ZTN1447 BORROWED ANGEL WBS49701
ca. February 1981 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith and Rex Allen, Jr. (Producer: Curtis Allen)
082 ZTN1466 WATERED DOWN RIVER WBS49738
083 ZTN1467 WHILE THE FEELING’S GOOD WBS49738
1981 Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN  – Margo Smith (Producer: Brian Fisher)
084 EITHER YOU'RE MARRIED OF YOU'RE SINGLE AMI-1304 / Cameron CLP-1001
085 WHERE THE HEART LEADS AMI-1304/ Cameron CLP-1001
086 WITHOUT ANGIE Cameron CLP-1001
087 PAYBACK IS HELL Cameron CLP-1001
088 NOT NEVER NOT JUST NOW Cameron CLP-1001
089 I'D RATHER BE YOUR USED TO BE THAN YOUR NEVER WAS Cameron CLP-1001
090 COULD IT BE I DON'T BELONG HERE ANYMORE AMI-1309/ Cameron CLP-1001
091 RIDIN' HIGH AMI-1309 Moonshine MS 3019/ Cameron CLP-1001 Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
092 WEDDING BELLS Moonshine MS 3019 / Cameron CLP-1001 Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
093 WAITIN' NEEDIN' DRIVES ME CRAZY Moonshine MS 3021/ Cameron CLP-1001
094 PLEASE TELL HIM THAT I SAID HELLO Moonshine MS 3021
1984/1985 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: George Motola and/or Al Henson)
095 THE THIN RAGGED EDGE Bermuda Dunes S 103
096 SITTIN‘ ON SANTAS KNEE C 104
097 TELL SOMEONE YOU LOVE THEM ON XMAS DAY C 104
098 TAKE YOUR MEMORY WHEN YOU GO Bermuda Dunes C 105
099 ALL I DO IS DREAM OF YOU Bermuda Dunes C 106
100 EVERYDAY PEOPLE Bermuda Dunes C 110
1984/1985 Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Producer: Richard L. Cammeron)
101 THE WAY IT USED TO BE Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
102 TAKE MY BREATH AWAY Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
103 COWBOY YODEL SONG Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
104 LOVESICK BLUES Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
105 WANTIN' NEEDIN' Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
106 HAND CLAPPIN' FOOT STOMPIN' COUNTRY MUSIC Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
107 HE TAUGHT ME TO YODEL Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
108 TENNESSEE YODELER Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
109 MY WEAKNESS Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
110 CHIME BELLS Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
111 INDIAN LOVE CALL Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
112 I WANT TO BE YOUR COWBOY SWEETHEART Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100
Fall 1985 Studio 19, Nashville, TN – Margo Smith (Margo Smith [vcl], Dale Sellers [ld gt], Bruce Watkins/ Ronny Scaife [rh gt], Sonny Garrish [steel], Jack Ross [bass], Clyde Brooks [drums], Hoot hester [fiddle], Gary Prim/ Rodger Morris [keyboards]. Producer: Al Henson)
113 DON'T BREAK THE HEART THAT LOVES YOU Dot MCA-39048
114 STILL A WOMAN Dot MCA-39048
115 LOVE'S EXPLOSION Dot MCA-39048
116 IF I GIVE MY HEART TO YOU Dot MCA-39048
117 IT ONLY HURTS FOR A LITTLE WHILE Dot MCA-39048
118 LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT Dot MCA-39048
119 PAPER LOVIN' Dot MCA-39048
120 SHUFFLE SONG Dot MCA-39048
121 THERE I SAID IT Dot MCA-39048
122 SAVE YOUR KISSES FOR ME Dot MCA-39048
1987 unknown – Margo Smith (Producer: Jack Gale and Jim Pierce)
123 ECHO ME Playback 1300
1987 unknown – Margo Smith (Producer:  Al Henson)
124 IT'S A SIN TO TELL A LIE Playback PL-13007 K-Tel 230
125 YOU BELONG TO ME Playback PL-13007
126 HOLD ME Playback PL-13007
127 HARBOR LIGHTS Playback PL-13007
128 LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND Playback PL-1300/PL-13007 K-Tel 230
129 SOMEDAY Playback PL-13007
130 WHEEL OF FORTUNE Playback PL-13007
131 ALONE Book Shop 45-763/Playback PL-13007
132 I'M ONLY FILLIN' IN Playback PL-13007
133 HEART TIMES Playback PL-13007
Possibly from sessions above:
134 IF I GIVE MY HEART TO YOU K-Tel 230
135 IT IS NO SECRET Playback 1308/K-Tel 230
136 IT ONLY HURTS FOR A LITTLE WHILE K-Tel 230
137 LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT K-Tel 230
138 SAVE YOUR KISSES FOR ME K-Tel 230
139 STILL A WOMAN K-Tel 230
140 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE K-Tel 230
Margo Smith is still active.Some info in albums

ALBUMS
20th Century Fox T-490 Margo Smith:
Paper Lovin; Tennessee Yodelers; He Don't Love Here; An Old Memory Got In My Eye; Baby's Hurtin; There I Said It; I Don't Think So; One Sided Affair; Among My Sovenirs; Go To Your Room And Play – 09-75
Warner Brothers BS-2955 Song Bird: Heartaches By The Number; Six Weeks Every Summer, Christmas Every Other Year; I'm About To Do It Again; Let's Have A Hand For The Little Lady; Safe In These Lovin' Arms; Save Your Kisses For Me; Get Me My Crying Towel; My Happiness; When, Where And Why; Foot Stompin' – 07-76
Warner Brothers BS 3049 Happiness: Love's Explosion; What Would I Do Then; I Forgave (But I Forgot To Forget); So Close Again; Saturday Night At The General Store; Take My Breath Away; I'd Rather Have A Heart Abused; My Happiness; Lovesick Blues; My Weakness – 04-77
Warner Brothers BSK 3173 Don't Break The Heart That Loves You: Don't Break The Heart That Loves You; It Only Hurts For A Little While; Little Things Mean A Lot; Just Out Of Reach (Of My Two Empty Arms); Make Love The Way We Used To; Ode To A Cheater; Your Sweet Lies; Don't Squeeze My Charlie; Memories Are Made Of This; Breakin' In A Brand New Broken Heart – 05-78
Warner Brothers BSK 3286 A Woman: Still A Woman; If I Give My Heart To You; Belle Of Buttercup Lane; Don't You Love Me Anymore; My Greatest Sin; Traces; Ain't We Just A Couple Of Fools; Tennessee Sandman; We'd Better Love It Over; You're The Song – 02-79
Warner Brothers BSK 3388 Just Margo: Let's Build A Fire; He's Lyin'; I'm Tying The Leaves Back On The Trees; Jesse; Love Is Why; Baby My Baby; How Much Of A Fool Can A Woman Be; I Threw It All Away; Move Over Juanita; I'd Rather Be Sorry; Night Flight; The Shuffle Song – 10-79
Warner Brothers BSK-3464 Diamonds And Chills: He Gives Me Diamonds And Chills; Every Little Bit Hurts; As Far As My Heart Can See; Let Me Be Her Tonight; Any Way That You Want Me; My Guy; If You Remember Me; Ain't No Need To Rush The Feeling; I Just Can't Say No To You; Love Me Goodbye – 09-80
Cameron CLP-1001-M Ridin' High: Where The Heart Leads The Feet Must Follow; Wantin' Needin' Drives Me Crazy; Could It Be I Don't Belong Here Anymore; Without Angie; Either You're Married Of You're Single; Payback Is Hell; Ridin' High; Wedding Bells; Not Never Not Just Now; I'd Rather Be Your Used To Be Than Your Never Was - 81
Bermuda Dunes SDR-1100 The Best Of The Tennessee Yodeler: The Way It Used To Be; Take My Breath Away; Cowboy Yodel Song; Lovesick Blues; Wantin' Needin'; Hand Clappin' Foot Stompin' Country Music; He Taught Me To Yodel; Tennessee Yodeler; My Weakness; Chime Bells; Indian Love Call; Ridin' High; Wedding Bells; I Want To Be Your Cowboy Sweetheart – 85 (also on Moon Shine MSLP 8000; UK issue on MCA MCL 1838)
MCA-Dot MCA-39048 Margo Smith: Don't Break The Heart That Loves You; Still A Woman; Love's Explosion; If I Give My Heart To You; It Only Hurts For A Little While; Little Things Mean A Lot; Paper Lovin'; Shuffle Song; There I Said It; Save Your Kisses For Me – 86 (MX: MCA 5076/7)
Playback PL-13007 Best Yet: It's A Sin To Tell A Lie; You Belong To Me; Hold Me; Harbor Lights; Love Letters In The Sand; Someday; Wheel Of Fortune; Alone; I'm Only Fillin' In; Heart Times – 87
Cameron CR-1003-M The Soft Side Of Margo: Love's Explosion; It Only Hurts For A Little While; Don't Break The Heart That Loves You; Still A Woman; If I Give My Heart To You; Little Things Mean A Lot; Paper Lovin'; The Shuffle Song; There I Said It; Save Your Kises For Me – 89 (sampler)
Homeland CD-9042 Just The Beginning: I Know The Way To Him By Heart;Tabernacle; We Are Family; God's Kept Me All These Years; Rise Up; Rain Falls; Cross Your Heart; You Could See Heaven From Our Living Room; Don't Give Up; Just The Beginning For Me – 91
Homeland CD-9073 Wishes: When The World Turns On Me; Don't Let The Devil Dance; They See My Daddy In Me; Daddy Never Lied; Wishes; Better Saved Than Sorry; Don't Kill The Wounded; At The Feet Of Jesus; Love Is A Tool; Church Bells - 92
Homeland ? God's Bigger Than Wall Street: From The Bottle To The Bible; Right Choice; Patti's Prayer; Mercy Train; One Thorn At A Time; Devil's A Liar;Lamb Always Wins; This Time; Long Before I Took His Hand; God's Bigger Than Wall Street – 92 w. Holy (reissued on Mercy Street MRS 2009CD)
Homeland ?  Swiss, Cowboy And Country: My Little Lady Who; Help Me Make It Through The Day; Get Back In The Swing; Way Back When; Except For You; Sadie; Swiss, Cowboy, Or Country; Boogie Woogie Yodeler's Blues; Played Him Like A Fiddle – 93
? On The Road Again: Act Naturally; I Love You Because; Love Me Tender; On The Road Again' I Fall To Pieces; Welcome To My World; Take Me Home, Country Roads; Top Of The World; She's Got You; Back In Baby's Arms; Walking After Midnight; Cryin' Time; Crazy - 03
K-Tel 230 Harbor Lights: Harbor Lights; If I Give My Heart To You; It Is No Secret; It Only Hurts For A Little While; It's A Sin To Tell A Lie; Little Things Mean A Lot; Love Letters In The Sand; Save Your Kisses For Me; Still A Woman; You Light Up My Life – 01-03-05 (possibly Playback recordings)
Lamon CD-10366 Nothing To Lose: Nothing To Lose; Love The Sinner; God Gave Me You; Perfect Lamon; We‘re Gettin' Older; When You're Down; At The Feet Of Jesus; Enjoy Your Day; Just A Closer Walk With Thee; Everything Is Beautiful – 05 w. Holy
K-Tel ? The Country Queen: Alone; Back In Harmony; Don't Break The Heart That Loves You; Echo Me; Hang Up Your Rhinestone Suit; Harbor Lights; Heart Times; Hold Me; I'm Only Fillin' In; If I Give My Heart To You; It Is No Secret; It Only Hurts For A Little While; It's A Sin To Tell A Lie; Leave It Up To The Moon; Little Things Mean A Lot; Love Letters In The Sand; Magic Man; Only Love Can Break A Heart; Save Your Kisses For Me; Soft Touch; Someday You'll Want Me To Want You; Still A Woman; Take My Breath Away; The Shuffle Song; The Twelve Days Of Christmas; There I Said It; We Wish You A Merry Christmas; Wheel Of Fortune; When You Loved Me; You Belong To Me; You Light Up My Life – 12-04-07 (digital)
K-Tel ? Greatest Hits: Don't Break the Heart That Loves You; Take My Breath Away; It Only Hurts for a Little While; Save Your Kisses for Me; Harbor Lights; The Shuffle Song; Little Things Mean a Lot; If I Give My Heart to You; There I Said It; Still a Woman; Echo Me; It's a Sin to Tell a Lie; Hang up Your Rhinestone Suit; You Belong to Me; I'm Only Fillin' In; Hold Me; Love Letters in the Sand; Magic Man; It Is No Secret; You Light up My Life – 08-03-13 (digital)
Varese Sarabande 302 067346 The Very Best Of Margo Smith: Save Your Kisses For Me;  Take My Breath Away;  Love's Explosion;  My Weakness;  Don't Break The Heart That Loves You; . It Only Hurts For A Little While;  Little Things Mean A Lot;  Still A Woman;  If I Give My Heart To You;  Baby My Baby;  The Shuffle Song;  My Guy;  Cup Of Tea (Rex Allen Jr. and Margo Smith);  While The Feeling's Good (Rex Allen Jr. and Margo Smith) – 28-08-15



SINGLES
Sugar Hill (1971)
SH-105 I’m a Lady / Get Me My Crying Towel – 15-07-71
20th Century Fox (1975)
TC-2172 There I Said It / Hurt Me Twice - 03-75
TC-2222 Paper Lovin' / We Don't Love Here - 07-75 (rev. Aug. 9)
TC-2255 Meet Me Later / Baby's Hurtin' - 11-75
Warner Brothers (1976-81)
WBS 8213 Save Your Kisses For Me / I'm About To Do It Again - 05-76
WBS 8261 Take My Breath Away / When, Where And Why - 09-76
WBS 8339 So Close Again / Love's Explosion - 02-77 (rev. March 5)
WBS 8399 My Weakness / I'd Rather Have A Heart Abused - 05-77 (rev. June 11)
WBS 8427 So Close Again / Saturday Night At The General Store - 08-77
WBS 8508 Don't Break The Heart That Loves You / Apt No. 4, 6th Street - 12-77
WBS 8555 It Only Hurts For A Little While / Lookout Mountain - 04-78
WBS 8653 Little Things Mean A Lot / Make Love The Way We Used To - 08-78
GWB 0369 Don't Break The Heart That Loves You /  It Only Hurts For A Little While – 78 (reissue)
WBS 8726 Still A Woman / Tennessee Sandman - 01-79 (rev. Jan. 6)
WBS 8806 If I Give My Heart To You / We'd Better Love It Over - 05-79
WBS 49038 Baby My Baby / The Belle Of Buttercup Lane - 08-79
WBS 49109 The Shuffle Song / Move Over Juanita - 11-79
WBS 49250 My Guy / If You Remember Me - 04-80
WBS 49569 He Gives Me Diamonds And Chills / Every Little Bit Hurts - 09-80
WBS 49626 Cup Of Tea / Goodbye - 12-80 w. Rex Allen Jr
WBS 49701 My Heart Cries For You / Borrowed Angel - 03-81
WBS 49738 While The Feelin's Good / Watered Down Love - 06-81 w. Rex Allen, Jr.
AMI (1981 Cameron tracks)
AMI-1304 Either You're Married Of You're Single / Where The Heart Leads - 03-82
AMI-1309 Could It Be I Don't Belong Here Anymore / Ridin' High - 07-82 (rev. July 17)
Moonshine (1981 Cameron Tracks)
MS 3019 Wedding Bells / Ridin' High - 11-83
MS 3021 Please Tell Him That I Said Hello / Waitin' Needin' Drives Me Crazy -01-84
Bermuda Dunes (1984-85)
C 103 The Thin Ragged Edge / ? - 10-84
C 104 Sittin‘ On Santas Knee / Tell Someone You Love Them on Xmas Day – 11-84
C 105 Take Your Memory When You Go / ? – ca. 01-85
C 106 All I Do Is Dream Of You / ? - 04-85
C 110 Everyday People / ? - 07-85
Playback (1987)
PL 1300 Echo Me / Love Letters In The Sand - 03-88
PL 1302 Hold Me /  Heart Times - 88
PL 1308 It is No Secret / ? - 88
Book Shop [CAN] 45-763 Alone / ? – 88?

Larry Hall (Texas)



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1984 unknown – Larry Hall (Producer: Larry Hall and Joe Scates)
001 AX 6030A THERE'S NO DANGER Axbar AX-6030
002 AX 6030B GOT TO GET BACK THE FEELING  Axbar AX-6030


SINGLES
Axbar (1984)
AX-6030 There's No Danger /  Got To Get Back The Feeling - 84

Tex Fletcher



Geremino Bisceglia, *17-01-1909 Harrison, NY, +14-03-1987
2nd version

by Tony Russell, Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS
8 November 1933 New York City – Tex Fletcher (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt])
001 14278 I'M A WANDERING RANGER  ARC unissued
002 14279 ST. REGIS VALLEY   unissued
003 14280 THE TENDERFOOT    unissued
004 14281 WINDY BILL  unissued
16 November 1936 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Tex Fletcher as by Tack Foster (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt])
005 61415-A RIDGE RUNNING ROAN  Decca 5302 Melotone 45010/ BACM CD D 241
006 61416-A THE ZEBRA DUN  5302 Melotone 45010/ BACM CD D 241
007 61417-A THE BORDER AFFAIR (MI AMOR MI CORAZON)  5300 Melotone 45011/ BACM CD D 241
008 61418-A I’M GOIN‘ BACK TO RED RIVER VALLEY  5300 Melotone 45011 Montgomery Ward M-8011/BACM CD D 241
18 December 1936 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Tex Fletcher as by Tack Foster (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt])
009 61494-A I’M  HERE TO GET MY BABY OUT OF JAIL  5312 Montgomery Ward M-8011/ BACM CD D 241
010 61495-A-B COWMAN‘S LAMENT  unissued
011 61496-A STILL THERS SPARK OF LOVE  5312/ BACM CD D 241
6 February 1937 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City - Tex Fletcher as by Tack Foster (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt])
012 61587-A I LOST MY LOVE IN THE OHIO FLOOD  5332 Montgomery Ward M-8010/ BACM CD D 241
013 61588-A A SONG FOR MOTHER  5332 Montgomery Ward M-8010/ BACM CD D 241
2 June 1937 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City  – Tex Fletcher, * and Joe Rogers (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt], Joe Rogers [vcl duet-1] + unknown musicians)
014 62237-A MISTOOK IN THE WOMAN I LOVE  5391 Melotone 45206/ BACM CD D 241
015 62238-A SEVEN MORE DAYS* -1  5403/ BACM CD D 241
016 62239-A THE GIRL IN THE BLUE VELVET BAND* -1 5403/ BACM CD D 241
017 62240-A THE POOR BLIND GIRL  5391 Melotone 45206 Minerva M-14076/ BACM CD D 241
8 October 1937 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Tex Fletcher’s Lonely Cowboys (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
018 62670-A WONDERING  5441 Montgomery Ward M-8045/ BACM CD D 241
019 62671-A YODEL LADY  5450/ BACM CD D 241
020 62672-A LITTLE SWEETHEART OF THE OZARKS  5450/ BACM CD D 241
021 62673-A MY OLD DOG AND ME  5441 Montgomery Ward M-8045/ BACM CD D 241
11 February 1938 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City – Tex Fletcher’s Lonely Cowboys (Tex Fletcher [vcl/gt] + unknown musicians)
022 63273-A HIGHWAYS ARE HAPPY WAYS (WHEN THEY LEAD THE WAY TO HOME)  5520
023 63274-A SHINE ON, ROCKY MOUNTAIN MOONLIGHT  5489/ BACM CD D 241
024 63275-A I GET THE BLUES WHEN IT RAINS  5520/ BACM CD D 241
025 63276-A AIN’T SHE SWEET  5489/ BACM CD D 241
026 63277-A MEET ME TONIGHT IN THE COWSHED  5500/ BACM CD D 241
027 63278-A DOWN ON THE OLD PLANTATION  5500
1948 poss. New York City
028 CACTUS SUE Flint 1781
029 BORN TO LOSE Flint 1781
030 HARDING COUNTRY HOME Flint 1782
031 WRECK OF THE 97 Flint 1782
032 LONESOME HIGHWAY Flint 1787
033 HAVE I TOLD YOU LATELY THAT I LOVE YOU Flint 1787
034 LET‘S BE SWEETHEARTS AGAIN 1788
035 SAFE AT HOME 1788
036 THE GIRL IN THE BLUE VELVET BAND 1789
037 LITTLE BLOSSOM 1789
22 September 1949 Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple, 135 West 70th St., New York City -  Tex Fletcher
038 75293 COUNTRY BOY   Vocalion 55062
039 75294 WHY DON'T YOU HAUL OFF   Vocalion 55063
040 75295 WARM RED WINE  55062
041 75296 MIND YOUR OWN BUSINESS  55063  
1956 New York City – Tex Fletcher with Shorty Warren and His Western Rangers  
042 YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT LONESOME IS Waldorf MF33-169  MHK33-1206 Grand Award GA-33-350  
043 WABASH CANNON BALL Waldorf MH 45-231/MF33-169 MHK33-1206  Grand Award GA-33-350    
044 I WISH I HAD NEVER SEEN SUNSHINE Waldorf MH 45-231/ MF33-169   MHK33-1206 Grand Award GA-33-350    
045 BORN TO LOSE Waldorf  MH 45-231/MF33-169  MHK33-1206  Grand Award GA-33-350  
046 THE GRAND RIVER WALTZ Waldorf MF33-169  MHK33-1206 Grand Award GA-33-350   
047 SWEETHEARTS OR STRANGERS Waldorf MH 45-231/ MF33-169  MHK33-1206  Grand Award GA-33-350   
1957 New York City – The Sons Of The Purple Sage And Tex Fletcher With "Shorty" Warren And His Western Rangers
048 SIOUX CITY SUE Waldorf MHK33-1206  
049 WAGON WHEELS Waldorf MHK33-1206  
050 TUMBLING TUMBLEWEED Waldorf MHK33-1206  
051 MEXICALI ROSE Waldorf MHK33-1206   
052 DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS Waldorf MHK33-1206  
053 THE LAST ROUNDUP Waldorf MHK33-1206
Tex Fletcher recorded after 1957, some info in  albums  and singles list


RADIO TRANSPRICTIONS
ca 1949 [SESAC transcriptions] New York City -  Tex Fletcher and The Ranch Hands
MARTHA POLKA SESAC A 41
BLUE TAIL FLY SESAC A 41
LEATHER BREECHES SESAC A 41
CARELESS LOVE SESAC A 41
FRANKIE AND JOHNNIE BLUES SESAC A 41
POWDER RIVER LET'ER BUCK SESAC A 41
BILE DEM CABBAGE DOWN SESAC A 41
JENNY LIND POLKA SESAC A 42
LANE COUNTY BACHELOR SESAC A 42
CHICKEN REEL SESAC A 42
JESSE JAMES SESAC A 42
CRIPPLE CREEK SESAC A 42
ZEBRA DUN SESAC A 42
LEAVIN' ON THE NEW RIVER TRAIN SESAC A 42  
CASEY JONES SESAC A-43
I’D LIKE TO BE IN TEXAS SESAC A-43
GOIN’ DOWN THE ROAD FEELIN’ BAD SESAC A-43
COWBOY’S DREAM SESAC A-43
UNDER THE DOUBLE EAGLE SESAC A-43
COWBOY JACK SESAC A-43
THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL SESAC A-43
ARKANSAS POLKA SESAC A-44  
CHOPO MY PONY SESAC A-44  
OL’ JOE CLARK SESAC A-44
CINDY SESAC A-44  
SPEED THE PLOW SESAC A-44  
COWBOY’S LAMENT SESAC A-44
THE OLD GREY MARE SESAC A-44




ALBUMS

Waldorf Music Hall MF33-169 Western Roundup: You Don't Know What Lonesome Is; Wabash Cannon Ball; I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine; Born To Lose; Grand River Waltz; Sweethearts Or Strangers - 27-12-56 (10” LP) w. Shorty Warren and His Western Rangers
Waldorf Music Hall MHK33-1206  On The Trail: Sioux City Sue; Wagon Wheels; Tumbling Tumbleweed; Mexicali Rose;  Deep In The Heart Of Texas; The Last Roundup; Wabash Cannon Ball; Born To Lose; Sweethearts Or Strangers; The Grand River Waltz; I Wish I Had Never Seen The Sunshine; You Don't Know What Lonesome Is – 57 The Sons Of The Purple Sage And Tex Fletcher With "Shorty" Warren And His Western Rangers ‎
Grand Award  GA-33-350 Rodeo: [Rosalie Allen:] Columbus Stockade Blues; My Adobe Hacienda; I'll Keep Loving You; Ding Dong Polka;Jealous Heart; Your Cheating Heart; [Tex Fletcher:] You Don't Know What Lonesome Is; Wabash Cannon Ball; I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine; Born To Lose; Grand River Waltz; Sweethearts Or Strangers – 58 (sampler)
Dakota ? Holiday Hootenanny: (tracks unknown) - 64
BACM [UK] CD D 241 The Lonely Cowboy: I'm Going Back To Red River Valley; Border Affair; Ridge Runnin' Roan; Zebra Dun; I'm Here To Get My Baby Out Of Jail; Still There's A Spark Of Love; I Lost My Love In The Ohio Flood; A Song For Mother; Mistook In The Woman I Love; Poor Blind Child; Seven More Days; The Girl In Blue Velvet Band; Wondering; My Old Dog And Me; Little Sweetheart Of The Ozarks; Yodel Lady; Shine On Rocky Mountain Moonlight; Ain't She Sweet; Meet Me Tonight In The Cowshed; Down On The Old Plantation; Highways Are Happy Ways; I Get The Blues When It Rains - 08

TRANSCRIPTIONS DISCS

SESAC A 41/42 American Folk Music And Dances, Western And Cowboy Songs, Hymns: Martha Polka; Blue Tail Fly; Leather Breeches; Careless Love; Frankie And Johnnie Blues; Powder River Let'er Buck; Bile Dem Cabbage Down;  Jenny Lind Polka; Lane County Bachelor; Chicken Reel; Jesse James; Cripple Creek; Zebra Dun; Leavin' On The New River Train – 5- (MX: YTNY 5816/17)
SESAC A 43/44 Riding The Range: Casey Jones; I’d Like To Be In Texas;  Goin’ Down The Road Feelin’ Bad;  Cowboy’s Dream; Under The Double Eagle;  Cowboy Jack;  The Midnight Special;  Arkansas Polka;  Chopo My Pony;  Ol’ Joe Clark; Cindy;  Speed The Plow;  Cowboy’s Lament; The Old Grey Mare  - 5- (reissued on And More Bears AMB 90005)


EPs
Waldorf MH 45-231 Western Roundup: Wabash Cannon Ball; Sweethearts Or Strangers / I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine; Born To Lose – 56 w. Shorty Warren and His Western Rangers
Pan [SUI] GC 458 Deep In The Heart Of Texas: Wabash Cannon Ball;  The Grand River Waltz; You Don't Know What Lonesome Is / Deep In The Heart Of Texas;  Born To Lose; Sweethearts Or Strangers – 5- The Sons Of The Purple Sage And Tex Fletcher With "Shorty" Warren And His Western Rangers ‎
Dakota EP 6621 Holiday Sing No. 1: Jingle Bells Lullaby;  Happy New Year / ?; ? – 69? w. Kit Stewart with The Dakotans
Dakota EP 6622 Holiday Sing No. 2: Birthday Party;  My Valentine / That Wonderful Mother of Mine/Independence Day – 01-70  w. Kit Stewart with The Hootenanny Orchestra


SINGLES
Decca (1936-38)
5300 The Border Affair (Mi Amor Mi Corazon) /  I’m Goin‘ Back To Red River Valley – 12-36  (Canadian issue on Melotone 45011)
5302 Ridge Running Roan / The Zebra Dun – 12-36  (Canadian issue on Melotone 45010)
5312 I’m  Here To Get My Baby Out Of Jail / Still Thers Spark Of Love – 01-37
5332 I Lost My Love In The Ohio Flood / A Song For Mother – 03-37
5391 Mistook In The Woman I Love / The Poor Blind Girl – 06-37(Canadian issue on Melotone 45206)
5403 Seven More Days /  The Girl In The Blue Velvet Band – 07-37 with Joe Rogers
5441 Wondering / My Old Dog And Me – 10-37
5450 Yodel Lady /  Little Sweetheart Of The Ozarks  - 11-37
5489 Ain’t She Sweet / Shine On, Rocky Mountain Moonlight – 03-38
5500 Meet Me Tonight In The Cowshed /  Down On The Old Plantation – 03-38
5520 I Get The Blues When It Rains /  Highways Are Happy Ways (When They Lead The Way To Home)  - 05-38
Montgomery Ward
M-8010 I Lost My Love In The Ohio Flood /  A Song For Mother (reissue of Decca  5332)
M-8011 I’m Goin‘ Back To Red River Valley /  I’m  Here To Get My Baby Out Of Jail
M-8045 Wondering / My Old Dog And Me
Flint (1948)
1781 Cactus Sue / Born To Lose – 03-48 (adv. March 20)
1782 Harding Country Home / Wreck Of The 97 – 48 (rev. Aug. 7)
1787 Lonesome Highway / Have I Told You Lately That I Love You – 48 (rev. Aug. 7)
1788 Let‘s Be Sweethearts Again / Safe At Home – 48 (adv. Sept. 4)
1789 The Girl In The Blue Velvet Band / Little Blossom – 48
Vocalion (1949)
55062 Warm Red Wine / Country Boy – 10-49 (adv. Oct. 22)
55063 Why Don’t You Haul Off And Love Me / Mind Your Owen Business  – 10-49 (adv. Oct. 22)
Josie
45-970 Thank You Baby / Walk On Out - 67