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Country and crossover since 1920s and my favorite artists of all genres too...
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Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Wild Bill Wade

By Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Praguefrank
SESSIONS
27 June 1929 Dallas, TX – Wild Bill Wade (Wild Bill Wade [vcl/yodel/gt])
001 W402758-A WEEPING DADDY BLUES OKeh 45550
002 W402759-A SWEETHEART OKeh 45550

SINGLES
Okeh
45550 Weeping Daddy Blues / Sweetheart - 29

Leon Selph

Leonidas Selph, *07-04-1914 Houston, TX, +1999
2nd version
By Tony Russell (Country Discography 1921-1942), Praguefrank, Thieu Van De Vorst

SESSIONS see also Shelly Lee Alley


20 November 1936 San Antonio, TX – Leon Selph Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl-1/fiddle], Floyd Tillman [vcl-3/el gt-2], Chuck Keeshan [vl-5/gt], Herman Standler [gt-2/el gt-3], Gus Plant [banjo], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [vcl-4/piano])
001 SA 2538-1 ANYTHING -1-2 Vocalion 03526 ARC 70655/BACM CD D 572
002 SA 2539-1 BLUE MONDAY -3 Vocalion 03589/ BACM CD D 572
003 SA 2540-1 RHYTHM IN THE AIR -3 Vocalion 03460 ARC 70472/ BACM CD D 572
004 SA 2541-2 SWING BABY SWING -2-4 Vocalion 03460 ARC 70472/ BACM CD D 572
005 SA 2542-1 GIMME MY DIME BACK -1-2 Vocalion 03526 ARC 70655/ BACM CD D 572
006 SA 2543-1 THAT OLD FASHIONED WAY -2-5 Vocalion 03558 ARC 70753/ BACM CD D 572
007 SA 2544-1 CAN’T NOBODY TRUCK LIKE ME -1-2 Vocalion 03425 ARC 70366/ BACM CD D 572
008 SA 2545-1 TAKE ME BACK TO WEST TEXAS -3 Vocalion 03558 ARC 70753/ BACM CD D 572
009 SA 2546-2 YOU’RE AS PRETTY AS A PICTURE -2-5 Vocalion 03589/ BACM CD D 572
010 SA 2547-1 GEORGIA PINES -2-4 Vocalion 03481 ARC 70553/ BACM CD D 572
011 SA 2548-2 AIN’T YOU KINDA SORRY NOW -2-4 Vocalion 03481 ARC 70553/ BACM CD D 572
012 SA 2549-2 WHOSE HONEY ARE YOU? -2-5 Vocalion 03425 ARC 70366
21 June 1937 Brunswick Warehouse, Dallas, TX – Leon Selph Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl-1/fiddle], Chuck Keeshan [vcl-2/gt], Herman Standler [el gt], Gus Plant [banjo], Dick Haltom [bass], Eddie Gerard [piano])
013 DAL 404 'NEATH THE SILVERY MOON unissued
014 DAL 405 LOUISIANA AND YOU unissued
015 DAL 406-1 SCRAM 03685/ BACM CD D 572
016 DAL 407-1 HOW CAN I HELP IT 03685/ BACM CD D 572
017 DAL 408 BREAKIN‘ UP MATCHES unissued
018 DAL 409-2 THE CONVICT AND THE ROSE 03765
019 DAL 410-1 I’LL LOVE YOU IN MY DREAMS 03765
020 DAL 411-2 KEEP YOUR NOSE OUT OF DADDY’S BUSINESS 03620/BACM CD D 572
021 DAL 412 LONESOME TRAIL unissued
022 DAL 413-1 I’M NO GOOD ON EARTH 03620/ BACM CD D 572
6 March 1939 Houston, TX – Leon Selph's Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl-1], Floyd Tillman [vcl-2], Dickie McBride [gt], Joe Thames [banjo], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Cliff Bruner [fiddle], Mancel Tierney [piano])
023 65156-A WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE -2 Decca 5663
024 65157-A TWO MORE YEARS (AND I’LL BE FREE) -2 Decca 5679/ BACM CD D 572
025 65158-A A PRECIOUS MEMORY -2 Decca 5696
026 65159-A WHY DO I LOVE YOU -2 Decca 5696
027 65160-A SOME DAY -1 Decca 5663
028 65161-A IF YOU SHOULD GO AWAY I’D CRY -1 Decca 5679
5 September 1939 Rice Hotel, Houston, TX – Leon Selph Blueridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vl-1], Gus Plant [vcl-2], Leo Raley [mandolin], Bob Dunn [steel], Hezzie Bryant [bass], Moon Mullican [piano])
029 66417-A YOU’RE MY DARLING -2 Decca 5747
030 66418-A MY PRECIOUS BABY GIRL -1 Decca 5747/ BACM CD D 572
28 April 1940 Saginaw, TX – Leon Selph aka Leon Pappy Self and His Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl-1/fiddle], Gus Plant [vcl-2/gt], Howard Oliver [banjo], Deacon Evans [steel], Chet Miller [bass], Ralph Smith [piano])
031 DAL 1078-1 DAISY MAE -1 Vocalion 05559/ BACM CD D 572
032 DAL 1079-2 I’M SORRY I EVER MET YOU -2 06018/ BACM CD D 572
033 DAL 1080-1-2 IF YOU LOVE ME unissued
034 DAL 1081-2 SWEET MAGNOLIA BLOSSOM 05709
035 DAL 1082-1 I’M JUST A COUNTRY BOY -1 05559/ BACM CD D 572
036 DAL 1083-2 NOBODY CARES ABOUT ME -1 06018
037 DAL 1084-1 NOBODY BUT ME -1 05767/ BACM CD D 572
038 DAL 1085-2 TEXAS TAKE OFF 05709/ BACM CD D 572
29 April 1940 Saginaw, TX – Leon Selph aka Leon Pappy Self & His Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl-1/fiddle], Gus Plant [vcl-2/gt], Howard Oliver [banjo], Deacon Evans [steel], Chet Miller [bass], Ralph Smith [piano]) )
039 DAL 1086-1-2 WHEN YOU SMILE unissued
040 DAL 1087-2 POLECAT STOMP 05767
12 March 1941 WBAO Studio, Blackstone Hotel, Fort Worth, TX – Leon Selph aka Leon Pappy Self and His Blue Ridge Playboys (Leon Selph [vcl/fiddle], Gus Plant [gt], Herman Standler [steel], Dick Haltom [bass], Freddie Courtney [accordion])
041 DAL 1307-1 NATCHERLY Conqueror 9780 Vocalion 06174/ BACM CD D 572
042 DAL 1308-1 JUST FORGET Conqueror 9780 Vocalion 06174/ BACM CD D 572
043 DAL 1309-1 FLORENCE 06276/ BACM CD D 572
044 DAL 1310-1 LOVIN‘ AND LEAVIN‘ 06276/ BACM CD D 572
045 DAL 1311-1-2 TEARDROPS ON MY PILLOW unissued
046 DAL 1312-1-2 IF YOU SHOULD GO AWAY unissued
047 DAL 1313-1-2 SOME DAY unissued
048 DAL 1314-1-2 NOW THAT YOU HAVE GONE unissued
049 DAL 1315-1-2 SHE'S GONE AWAY unissued
050 DAL 1316-1-2 IN MY DREAMS  unissued

ALBUMS
BACM [UK] CD D 572 Leon Selph And His Blue Ridge Playboys / Recorded 1936-1941: Anything; Blue Monday; Rhythm In The Air; Swing Baby Swing; Gimmie My Dime Back; That Old Fashioned Way; Can't Nobody Truck Like Me; Take Me Back To West Texas Again; You're As Pretty As A Picture; Georgia Pines; Ain't You Kinda Sorry Now; Scram; How Can I Help It;  Keep Your Nose Out Of Daddy's Business; I'm No Good On Earth; Two More Years And I'll Be Free; My Precious Baby Girl; Daisy Mae; I'm Sorry I Ever Met You; I'm Just A Country Boy; Nobody But Me; Texas take Off; Natcherly; Just Forget;  Florene; Lovin' And Leavin – 09-17


SINGLES
Vocalion
03425 Can’t Nobody Truck Like Me / Whose Honey Are You? – 01-37
03460 Rhythm In The Air / Swing Baby Swing – 03-37
03481 Georgia Pines / Ain’t You Kind Of Sorry Now – 04-37
03526 Anything / Gimme My Dime Back – 05-37
03558 That Old Fashioned Ways / Take Me Back To West Texas – 06-37
03589 Blue Monday / You’re As Pretty As A Picture – 07-37
03620 Keep Your Nose Out Of Daddy’s Business / I’m No Good On Earth – 08-37
03685 Scram / How Can I Help It – 09-37
03765 The Convict And The Rose / I’ll Love You In My Dreams – 12-37
ARC labels
7-03-66 Can’t Nobody Truck Like Me / Whose Honey Are You? – 03-37 (reissue)
7-04-60 Rhythm In The Air / Swing Baby Swing – 04-37 (reissue)
7-05-53 Georgia Pines / Ain’t You Kind Of Sorry Now – 05-37 (reissue)
7-06-55 Anything / Gimme My Dime Back - 06-37 (reissue)
7-07-53 That Old Fashioned Ways / Take Me Back To West Texas – 07-37
Decca (1939)
5663 What Difference Does It Make / Some Day – 03-39
5679 Two More Years (And I’ll Be Free) / If You Should Go Away I’d Cry – 04-39
5696 A Precious Memory / Why Do I Love You – 06-39
5747 You’re My Darling / My Precious Baby Girl – 11-39
OKeh /*Vocalion
*05559 Daisy Mae / I’m Just A Country Boy – 06-40
05709 Sweet Magnolia Blossom / Texas Take Off – 07-40
05767 Nobody But Me / Polecat Stomp – 08-40
06018 I’m Sorry I Ever Met You / Nobody Cares About Me – 01-41
06174 Natcherly / Just Forget – 04-41 (reissued on Conqueror 9780)
06276 Florence / Lovin‘ And Leavin‘ – 06-41
 

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.
Thanks to all my friends - country music fans - in Czech Republic - Vladimir Pikora, Michal Gololobov, Milos Holecek, Tony Foglar, Rene Pavlik and Petr Vitous.
Thanks to Mario Manciotti for sending session details daily
Thanks to Kurt Rokitta for a lot of session info
Thanks to Bill Daniels for sharing a lot of labels info
Thanks to Lillies Ohlsson for many western swing contributions.
Thanks to Dick Grant for many artists files
Thanks to Thieu Van De Vorst for a lot of additions and corrections
Thanks to Goran Adolph for many rare albums info
Thanks to Hans Sandberg for many rare session data
Thanks to Chris Huskey for many sessions info.
Thanks to Kittra Moore for musicians and recording data
Thanks to Dik de Heer for many additions on rockabilly.
Thanks to Luiz Roberto Costa for helping me with the western genre.
Thanks to Wolf Ruediger Sommer, who not only sent me additional data, but is also watch-dog, correcting my typos and other errors.
Thanks to Robert Platt for priceless info on Canadian (but not only) artists.
Thanks to Phil Watson for hard work on Crown Prince of country music discography. Thanks to Walter Gabriel for filling the gaps in track listings of rare albums and various artists compilations.
Thanks to Kent Heineman for many independent recordings info
Thanks to Ken Nelson for bluegrass and more additions.
Thanks to Tony Middleton for RCA session info.
Thanks to Xavier Maire for interesting additions and for info on his website www.bopping.org.
Thanks to Henk Scholts for long time cooperation.
Thanks to Richard Price for miscellaneous session information
Thanks to Carl G. Cederblad for additions to sessionographies
Thanks to Paul Urbahns, Marc Alesina, Bill Millet, Bengt Wahlström, John Morris, Dominique Anglares, Pierre Monnery, Jeremy Roberts, Ben Collins, Alex Frazer-Harrison, K.F.Raizor, Ed Tabor, Mario Wildner, Ole Skjoldhøj, Eileen Sisk, Per Kammersgaard, David Bussey, Bill Marks for rare info on their favorite artists.
Thanks to Reginald Bartlette for info and additions of Columbia custom numbers.
Thanks to Katarina Fromm for various singles info.
Thanks to many others who sent some info - all are important.
Thanks to Richard Weize for his idea to produce projects, which have small commercial potential, but huge value for collectors - I spend a lot of money buying boxes and CDs, sometimes mainly because of the accompanying discographies.
Thanks also to Patrick Milligan, who created many discographies for Bear Family projects
Thanks to Marek Bozickovic for picture in head
And last but not least I would like to thank all who visit this blog - they come from more than 100 countries.