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Friday, February 15, 2013

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Hillman Hall



*1938 Olive Hill, KY, + 1989
2nd version

By Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti

SESSIONS
ca. November or December 1974 Fred Carter Jr. Studio, Goodlettsville, TN – Hillman Hall (Hillman Hall [vcl], Fred F. Carter, Jr, [ld gt/dobro], Tommy Alsup [ld gt/6-str bass], Leo Jackson [rh gt], Bobby Thompson [banjo Stu Basore [steel/dobro], Bob Moore/Henry Strzelecki [bass], Willie Ackerman [drums], Buddy Spichr [fiddle], Jerry Smith [piano] + Roger Murrah, Marijon Wilkin [hmny vcl], Laverna Moore, Gary Paxton Singers [bck vcl]. Producer: Marijon Wilkin)
001 STN0509 WHAT AM I GONNA TELL MY HEART  WBS8099/BS-2857
002 THE GOOD NEWS SHE LOVES ME (THE BAD NEWS SHE'S GONE)  BS-2857
003 PARTING IS SUCH SWEET SORROW  BS-2857
004 STN0512  THE LORD AND HIS CO-WORKERS  WBS8071/BS-2857
005 BABY KNOWS THE WAY TO GET ME UP  BS-2857
006 CELLULOID LOVER  WBS8071/BS-2857
007 FAIR TO MIDDLIN', LOWER MIDDLE CLASS PLAIN HARD WORKING MAN  BS-2857
008 YOU CAN'T FOOL A COUNTRY FAN  BS-2857
009 STN0517 ONE PITCHER IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS  WBS8099/BS-2857
010 PASS ME BY (IF YOU'RE ONLY PASSING THROUGH)  BS-2857
011 SOMEPLACE IN OUT OF THE COLD  BS-2857
012 I'VE ALWAYS BEEN A MAN  BS-2857

ALBUMS

Warner Brothers BS-2857 One Pitcher Is Worth A Thousand Words: The Good News She Loves Me (The Bad News She's Gone); Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow; The Lord And His Co-Workers; Baby Knows The Way To Get Me Up; Celluloid Lover; Fair To Middlin', Lower Middle Class Plain Hard Working Man; You Can't Fool A Country Fan; Pass Me By (If You're Only Passing Through); What Am I Gonna Tell My Heart; Someplace In Out Of The Cold; I've Always Been A Man; One Pitcher Is Worth A Thousand Words – 75


SINGLES
Warner Brothers (1974)     
WBS-8071 The Lord And His Co-Workers / Celluloid Cowboy - 01-75
WBS-8099 One Pitcher Is Worth A Thousand Words / What Am I Gonna Tell My Heart - 05-75

Tom Cheatham


by Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2008 unknown, TX – Tom Cheatham (Tom Cheatham [vcl/ac gt/el gt], Erik Herbst [ac/el gt], Daran De Shazo [el gt], Milo Deering [pedal steel/mandolin], Sean McCurley [drums/tambourine])
001 RESTLESS SOUL
002 I STILL BELIEVE
003 RUNNIN' BACK TO TEXAS
004 SO FAR AWAY
005 WISHIN' I WAS FOUND
006 JUNE
007 AUSTIN
008 FEELS LIKE HOME
009 CRYING MOON
010 GONE TO STAY
011 SMALL TOWN GIRL
012 GOODBYE
2011 unknown, TX – Tom Cheatham
013 EMPTY HEART
014 FORGIVENESS
015 SCARS THAT I'LL KEEP
016 HELP ME HOLD ON
017 LETTING GO
018 LEARN TO LIVE
019 ONE GOOD REASON
020 TONIGHT
021 ANGEL
022 LEAD ME ON



ALBUMS
Tom Cheatham  ? (UPC733792840225) Restless Sound: Restless Soul; I Still Believe; Runnin' Back To Texas; So Far Away; Wishin' I Was Found; June; Austin; Feels Like Home; Crying Moon; Gone To Stay; Small Town Girl; Goodbye - 11-11-08

Tom Cheatham ? (UPC733792612822) Scars That I'll Keep: Empty Heart; Forgiveness; Scars That I'll Keep; Help Me Hold On; Letting Go; Learn to Live; One Good Reason; Tonight; Angel; Lead Me On - 11

Billy Hoffman



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2000 Abtrax Studios, Nashville, TN – Billy Hoffman (Billy Hoffman [vcl], Larry Beaird [ac gt], J.T. Corenflos [el gt], Jeffrey C. King [el gt], Joe Spivey [mandolin/ fiddle], Scott Sanders [steel], Mike Chapman [bass], Milton Sledge [drums], Dennis Burnside [piano/ organ], Tammy Pierce, John Wesley Ryles [bck vcl])
001 ALL I WANTED WAS YOU Critter 12002-2 
002 I GO CRAZY Critter 12002-2
003 DESTINATION UNKNOWN Critter 12002-2
004 CROSSING FENCES Critter 12002-2
005 IT JUST HURTS A LITTLE Critter 12002-2
006 YOU'RE THE TICKET Critter 12002-2 
007 ONE BAD HABIT Critter 12002-2 
008 PERFECT NIGHT Critter 12002-2
009 YOU CALL THAT A MOUNTAIN Critter 12002-2
010 SAVED BY A SOUTHERN BELLE Critter 12002-2
2001 Nashville, TN – Billy Hoffman
011 BAR ROOM ATHLETE

ALBUMS
Critter 12002-2 All I Wanted Was You: All I Wanted Was You;  I Go Crazy; Destination Unknown; Crossing Fences; It Just Hurts a Little; You're the Ticket; One Bad Habit; Perfect Night; You Call That a Mountain; Saved by a Southern Belle – 11-07-00

Jimmy Hinson



by Praguefrank
SESSIONS

ca. March 1970 poss. Nashville, TN – Jimmy Hinson
001 CH-892  COUNTRYFIED AND PROUD Chart CH-5067
002 CH-893  IT'S SO WRONG  CH-5067 CH-5104
ca. September 1970 Nashville, TN – Jimmy Hinson
003 CH-1003  JOSEPH LEE COLE CH-5103
ca. July 1971 Nashville, TN – LaWanda Lindsey & Jimmy Hinson
004 YOU AND ME IN US  CH 5140
005 WITH THESE RINGS CH 5140
ca. February 1972 unknown – Jimmy Hinson (Producer: Dick Herd)
006 1137  JUST ANOTHER USED TO BE   CH-5164
007 BAD BYE BABY  CH-5164


SINGLES
Chart  (1970-72)
CH-5067 Countrified And Proud/It's So Wrong -  70 
CH-5103 It's So Wrong / Joseph Lee Cole -  70 
CH 5140 You And Me In Us / With These Rings – 08-71 w.Lawanda Lindsey
CH-5164 Just Another Used To Be / Bad Bye Baby - 72

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Teddy Hill




by Praguefrank, Michel Ruppli
SESSIONS
Ca September 1967 Nashville, TN – Teddy Hill And The Southern Soul
001 5053 I JUST DROPPED IN Rice 5028
002 STAGGER LEE Rice 5028
Mid July 1970 Nashville, TN – Teddy Hill (Producer: Neil Wilburn) [purchased masters]
003 ZWA4-1694 LAY IT ON THE LINE RCA 47-9942
004 ZWA4-1695 GOIN' OUT OF MY MIND GIRL RCA 47-9942


SINGLES
Rice (1967)
5028 I Just Dropped In / Stagger Lee – 10-67 (rev. Oct. 14)
RCA Victor (1970)
47-9942 Goin' Out Of My Mind / Lay It On The Line – 12-70 (rev. Jan. 2)

 

Tom Wurth



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
1996 Nashville, TN – Tom Wurth
001 LOVE SONGS AND LULLABYES Jara 52238  
002 EVEN MORE Jara 52238  
003 YOU CAME FROM LOVE Jara 52238
004 BABY LOVE Jara 52238
005 IT ALL BEGINS WITH A DREAM Jara 52238
006 OVER AND OVER Jara 52238  
007 LITTLE DREAMER Jara 52238
008 DREAM DANCING Jara 52238
2006 County Q Studio, Nashville, TN – Tom Wurth (Tom Wurth [vcl/gt],  J.T. Corenflos [el gt], Dave Pomeroy [el bass],  Kirk "Jelly Roll" Johnson [harmonica], Gordon Mote/ Jim "Moose" Brown [piano/keyboards], Sonya Issacs, Heath Wright, John Ford Coley, Russell Terrell [bck vcl],  Billy Panda [ac gt/mandolin], Tommy Hardin [drums])
009 LEAVING LONELY BEHIND  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859
010 IF THE ROAD RUNS OUT  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859
011 IS THIS LONELY  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859  
012 BREAD ON THE TABLE  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859  
013 MAKE TIME FOR LOVIN' YOU  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859  
014 SHE'S STILL THERE  APC 0032 CD
015 GOOD GROUND  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859
016 I CAN BEND  APC 0032 CD  
017 LOVE MADE ME DO IT  APC 0032 CD   
018 GIVE IT TO ME STRAIGHT  APC 0032 CD  
019 BAD CASE OF MISSIN' YOU  APC 0032 CD  
020 EVERYTIME I CLOSE MY EYES  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859
021 IT AIN'T WHAT YOU'RE THINKIN'  APC 0032 CD [remix:] Echelon 11859
022 HIGHER GROUND  APC 0032 CD   
023 I'M SO LONESOME I COULD CRY  APC 0032 CD    
2009 Nashville, TN – Tom Wurth
024 YOUR HOMETOWN  Echelon 11859   
025 ALMOST DIED TODAY  Echelon 11859  
2012 Nashville, TN – Tom Wurth
026 DIGGIN IN THE DIRT
027 JUST BETWEEN US
028 A LOT LIKE ME
029 BIG NIGHT IN
030 LUCK ME LUCKY YOU
031 TO LOVE SOMEBODY
032 IT'S LOVE AND THAT'S ALL
033 RIVER OF LOVE
034 LEAVING NEVER GETS YOU NOWHERE
035 BABE I GOTTA GO
Tracks above issued on album Midnight Rain


ALBUMS

Puzzle Piece Design/Jara 52238 Love Songs And Lullabies For Daddy's Little Dreamer: Love Songs and Lullabyes; Even More; You Came from Love; Baby Love; It All Begins With a Dream; Over and Over; Little Dreamer; Dream Dancing; Love Songs and Lullabyes [instr.]; Even More [instr.]; You Came from Love [instr.]; Baby Love [instr.], It All Begins With a Dream [instr.], Over and Over [instr.]; Little Dreamer [instr.]; Dream Dancing [instr.] – 96

APC/Aspirion 0032APC Tom Wurth: Leaving Lonely Behind; If the Road Runs Out; Is This Lonely; Bread on the Table; Make Time for Lovin' You; She's Still There;Good Ground; I Can Bend; Love Made Me Do It; Give It To Me Straight; Bad Case of Missin' You; Everytime I Close My Eyes; It Ain't What You're Thinkin'; Higher Ground; I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry – 10-10-06   

Echelon 11859 If The Road Runs Out: Good Ground; Bread on the Table; Is This Lonely; Make Time for Lovin' You; Your Hometown; Leaving Lonely Behind; Everytime I Close My Eyes; If the Road Runs Out; Almost Died Today; It Ain't What You're Thinkin' – 08-09-09

TaDa ? Midnight Rain: Diggin in the Dirt; Just Between Us;  A Lot Like Me;  Big Night In;  Luck Me Lucky You; To Love Somebody; It's Love and That's All;  River of Love;  Leaving Never Gets You Nowhere; Babe I Gotta Go - 04-10-12                  


David Bavas



by Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2005 poss. Seattle, WA - David Bavas and The Down Comforter
001 SORRY
002 CRAZY
003 CAR
004 HOME
005 RUNNING
006 SILENCE
007 RIVER
008 TALK
009 WAIT
010 WINTER-
tracks above issued on album David Bavas and The Down Comforter
2006 unknown – David Bavas
011 NAIL ON THE WALL
Proud Mountain single
2007 The Imperial Room. Kevin Suggs home, Seattle, WA – David Bavas (David Bavas [vcl/ac gt], Travis Hartnett [el gt/baritone gt],  Mark Walters [drums])
012 ALL THE TRAINS
013 JULIA
014 IF THE WORLD
015 NO LONESOME TUNE
016 WILLOW TREE
017 RAINDROPS
018 HEAVEN AND HELL
019 NAIL ON THE WALL [album version]
020 CIGARETTES AND BOURBON
021 I DON'T HEAR YOU
tracks above issued on album Songs Of Love, Death and Trains
2012 unknown – David Bavas
022 THE OH IN OHIO
023 THE TICKET
024 I BOUGHT THE FARM
025 KITES
026 ROMEO LOST JULIET
027 LORD HAVE MERCY ON A COUNTRY BOY
028 THIS OLD STORE
029 GRANDMAS'S COOKIN'
030 I ONLY DREAM OF YOU
031 OUR GREAT FAIR
tracks above issued on album Make It Rhyme


2014 poss. Srattle, WA – David Bavas (Producer: Kevin Suggs)
032 OUR GREAT FAIR, #2
033 HEART SHAPED BALLOONS
034 WHISKEY IN MY PIE
035 ISLAND PARK, IDAHO
036 OHIO, #2
037 TOMATO BLUES, #1
038 ITCHES
039 LIONS AND LAMBS
040 THE STORM
041 MAMA PRAYS
Tracks above issued on album Lions And Lambs

ALBUMS
David Bavas ? (UPC802114174529) David Bavas and The Down Comforter: Sorry; Crazy; Car; Home; Running; Silence; River; Talk; Wait; Winter- 05

Proud Mountain PMR 001  Songs Of Love, Death and Trains: All The Trains; Julia; If the World; No Lonesome Tune; Willow Tree; Raindrops; Heaven and Hell; Nail On The Wall; Cigarettes And Bourbon; I Don't Hear You – 25-09-07

Proud Mountain ? (UPC700261357232) Make It Rhyme: Oh In Ohio, The; Ticket, The; I Bought the Farm; Kites; Romeo Lost Juliet; Lord Have Mercy On a Country Boy; This Old Store; Grandmas's Cookin'; I Only Dream of You; Our Great Fair – 12-06-12

Proud Mountain ? (UPC888295219976)  Lions And Lambs: Our Great Fair, #2;  Heart Shaped Balloons; Whiskey in My Pie; Island Park, Idaho; Ohio, #2; Tomato Blues, #1; Itches; Lions and Lambs; The Storm;  Mama Prays -17-03-15

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Chuck Wicks



*20-06-1979 Smyrna, DE
by Praguefrank

SESSIONS
Summer 2007 Blackbird Studios, Nashville, TN; Rowhouse Studio, Nashville, TN; The Court Studio, Nashville, TN – Chuck Wicks (Chuck Wills [vcl],  Ilya Toshinsky [ac gt], Monty Powell [el gt/bck vcl], Dann Huff [el gt], Troy Lancaster [el gt], J.T. Corenflos [el gt], Jonathan Yudkin [mandolin/fiddle], Eric Silver [mandolin],  Dan Dugmore/ Russ Pahl/ Bruce Bouton [steel],  Chris McHugh/ Greg Morrow/ Shannon Forrest [drums], Justin Levenson [percussion], Charles Judge [strings/ piano/ keyboards/ synthesizer/ string synthesizer], The Nashville String Machine [strings], Steve Nathan [piano], Tony Harrell [keyboards], Chip Davis, Michael Mobley, Jason Sellers, Mitch Malloy, Russell Terrell, Perry Coleman [bck vcl].
001 ALL I EVER WANTED  RCA 49210-2
002 GOOD TIME COMIN' ON  RCA 49210-2
003 STEALING CINDERELLA  RCA 49210-2 
004 IF WE LOVED  RCA 49210-2
005 WHEN YOU'RE SINGLE  RCA 49210-2
006 STARTING NOW  RCA 49210-2 
007 EASY PART  RCA 49210-2
008 WHAT IF YOU STAY  RCA 49210-2
009 SHE'S GONNA HURT SOMEBODY  RCA 49210-2 
010 MINE ALL MINE  RCA 49210-2
011 MAN OF THE HOUSE  RCA 49210-2 
012 BETTER ON THE FLOOR  RCA 49210-2
November 2009/2010 Nashville, TN – Chuck Wicks
013 OLD SCHOOL  RCA
014 HOLD THAT THOUGHT  RCA
+ more unknown tracks for unissued album


2013 unknown – Chuck Wicks
025 FIX ME
026 WHOLE DAMN THING
027 SATURDAY AFTERNOON
028 ALWAYS
029 SALT LIFE  
Tracks above issued on EP Rough


2013 unknown – Chuck Wicks
030 US AGAIN Blaster digital single/Turning Point
2015 Nashville, TN – Chuck Wicks
031 SHE'S GONE
032 FIX ME
033 WHOLE DAMN THING
034 TELL ME
035 SATURDAY AFTERNOON
036 I DON'T DO LONELY WELL
037 SALT LIFE
038 ALWAYS
039 WATCHA GOT GIRL
040 OVER YOU GETTIN' OVER ME
Tracks above issued on album Turning Point
 
 

ALBUMS
RCA 7-49210-2 Starting Now: All I Ever Wanted; Good Time Comin' On; Stealing Cinderella; If We Loved; When You're Single; Starting Now; Easy Part; What If You Stay; She's Gonna Hurt Somebody; Mine All Mine; Man Of The House; Better On the Floor - 22-01-08

Blaster ? Turning Point: She's Gone; Fix Me; Us Again; Whole Damn Thing; Tell Me; Saturday Afternoon; I Don't Do Lonely Well; Salt Life; Always; Watcha Got Girl; Over You Gettin' Over Me – 26-02-16
 



EPs

No label Rough:  Fix Me; Whole Damn Thing;  Saturday Afternoon;  Always; Salt Life  - 09-04-13
 

Patrick Brooks



by Praguefrank

SESSIONS

2011 unknown – Patrick Brooks
001 ANOTHER CIGARETTE
002 ROAD TRIP
003 RUSTED WIRE AND ROTTED SPLIT RAIL
004 ANNALS OF MY YOUTH
005 HOPING YOU'LL WALK BY
006 RUST AND WEEDS
007 SHE AIN'T GOIN' NOWHERE
008 MIGHT AS WELL
009 LEFTY'S SONG
010 I'LL BE HERE IN THE MORNING
011 OLD FEED MILL
tracks above issued on album Rust and Weeds

ALBUMS
Patrick Brooks ?  (UPC885767472341) Rust and Weeds: Another Cigarette; Road Trip; Rusted Wire and Rotted Split Rail; Annals of My Youth; Hoping You'll Walk By; Rust and Weeds; She Ain't Goin' Nowhere; Might as Well; Lefty's Song; I'll Be Here In the Morning; Old Feed Mill - 12

Lewis Family (by Dick Grant)



THE LEWIS FAMILY
STARDAY SESSION DISCOGRAPHY

THE LEWIS FAMILY-1                  Radio Station WJAT                    Swainsboro, Ga:                                                                                         ca. 1953
THE MUSICAL LEWIS FAMILY-2
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy “Little Roy” Lewis (ld gtr-1/5 stg bjo-2); Talmadge Lewis (fdl-3/mand-4); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).         Producer:

701/2037             CARRY ON                                                           -2                       Sullivan (Uniss), Hollywood 45-1074, Starday SEP-140
                          () (Starrite BMI)                                                      Starday 45-SEP-140, Starday SLP-121
                                                                                                                               Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2062
                                                                                                                               Flyright FLY CD-64, Nashville CR5-04
                                                                                                                               Nashville NA7-2055-2, Starday SD-0953-2
702/2038             OVER IN GLORYLAND     -2                                   Sullivan (Uniss), Hollywood 45-1074
                          ()                                                                                                   Nashville NLP-2062, Nashville NA7-2055-2
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
703/2039             (HE KNEW) JUST WHAT TO DO                              -1                       Sullivan (Uniss), Hollywood 45-1075, Starday SEP-102
                          ()                                                                                                   Starday SEP-114, Starday SLP-105, Nashville NLP-2005
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2062, Nashville NA7-2055-2
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
704/2040             I’VE GOT TO CROSS JORDAN                                -2                       Sullivan (Uniss), Hollywood 45-1075, Starday SEP-102
                          ()                                                                                                   Starday SLP-105, Nashville NLP-2005
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2062, Nashville NA7-2055-2
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2

NB(1): The above recordings are possibly UNISSUED SULLIVAN Recordings.
NB(2): HOLLYWOOD 45-1074 released 1957.
NB(3): HOLLYWOOD 45-1075 released 1957.
NB(4) STARDAY Master Numbers assigned
NB(5): STARDAY SEP-102 “THE LEWIS FAMILY (GOSPEL QUARTET) released February 1959. 
NB(6): STARDAY SEP-114 “GOSPEL SONGS by ALL STAR ARTISTS” released 1959.
NB(7): STARDAY SLP-105 “PREACHIN’ PRAYIN’ SHOUTIN’ & SINGIN’” released 1959.
NB(8): STARDAY SLP-121 “SINGIN’ TIME DOWN SOUTH” released October 1960.
NB(9): MELODISC MLP-12-120 “SINGIN’ TIME DOWN SOUTH” released United Kingdom
NB(10): STARDAY 45-SEP-140 “THE LEWIS FAMILY” released 1960.                         
NB(11): NASHVILLE NLP-2005 “PEACE IN THE VALLEY” released 1964.
NB(12): NASHVILLE NLP-2016 “SINGING TIME DOWN SOUTH” released 1964.
NB(13): NASHVILLE CR-5-04 “SINGIN’ TIME DOWN SOUTH” released
NB(14): NASHVILLE NLP-2062 “GOSPEL SINGING SENSATIONS FROM DIXIE” released 1969.
NB(15): FLYRIGHT FLY CD-64 “HILLBILLY GOSPEL 1948-1958” released United Kingdom
NB(16): STARDAY SD-0953-2 “BORN OF THE SPIRIT” released 2003.
NB(17): NASHVILLE NA7-2055-2 “GOSPEL SINGING SENSATIONS FROM DIXIE” released 2010.

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                       1955/1956
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr-1/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl-3/mand-4); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr.(stg bs).                                 Producer:

558-A/2041          DID YOU DO WHAT THE LORD SAID TO DO           Sullivan 558-A, Starday (Uniss), Starday SD-0953-2
                          (-)
558-B/2042          WAIT A LITTLE LONGER PLEASE JESUS                               558-B, Starday SEP-102, Starday SLP-105
                          (Houser) (Central Songs-BMI)                                                            Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2016, Starday SD-0953-2
557-A/2043          LIGHTS IN THE VALLEY                                         Sullivan 557-A, Starday SEP-102,               SLP-105
                          (York) (Starday-BMI)                                                                        Nashville NLP-2005, Starday SD-0953-2
557-B/2044          HE’S THE ONLY ONE                                             Sullivan 557-B, Starday SEP-102,               SLP-105
                          (-)                                                                                                  Nashville NLP-2005, Starday SD-0953-2

NB(1): SULLIVAN 557 released April 1956.
NB(2): SULLIVAN 558 released April 1956.
NB(3): Both SULLIVAN 557 & SULLIVAN 558 are STARDAY custom pressings.





THE MUSICAL LEWIS FAMILY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1957          
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

719                     JUST A ROSE WILL DO                                         Hollywood 45-1083, Starday SD-0953-2 
                          (J.A. McClung) (Hartford Music)                                                       
720                     YOU’VE GOT A CHANCE                                                          45-1083,               SD-0953-2
                          (Wallace Lewis) (Golden State Songs-BMI)

NB: HOLLYWOOD 45-1083 released 1957.

LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                        ca. February 1958
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

2759                   YOU CAN’T DO WRONG                                        Starday EP-358 A, Starday SLP-121
                          (Polly Lewis) (Starrite BMI)                                      Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
2760                   WHERE THERE’S A WILL                                                                Starday EP-358 A, Nashville NLP-2062
                          (Wallace Lewis) (Starrite BMI)                                                           Nashville NA7-2055-2, Starday SD-0953-2
2761                   A VOICE FROM HEAVEN                                       Starday EP-358 B, Nashville NLP-2062
                          (Wallace Lewis) (Starrite BMI)                                                           Nashville NA7-2055-2, Starday SD-0953-2                                         
2762                   OLD GOSPEL SHIP                                                                         Starday EP-358 B,Starday SLP-105                                                                                         (Dee-Lewis) (Starrite BMI)                                       Nashville NLP-2005, Starday SD-0953-2

NB: STARDAY EP-358 “LEWIS FAMILY” released April 1958.

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                     March 1958
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr.(stg bs); Travis Lewis (); Lewis Phillips ().                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Producer:

2895                   BORN OF THE SPIRIT                                           Starday SEP-104-A, Starday SEP-114                                                                                                               (H.Scoggins-G.Abernathy) (Starday Music BMI)          Nashville NLP-2016, Starday SD-0953-2
2896                   I’M NOT ALONE                                                     Starday SEP-104-A, Starday SLP-121                                                                                                               (Wallace Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                 Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
2897                   I DO BELIEVE                                                       Starday SEP-104-B, Starday SLP-121
                          (Polly Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                      Starday 45-SEP-140, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2016, Nashville CR-5-04
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
2898                   I SHALL NOT BE MOVED                                       Starday SEP-104-B, Starday SLP-121
                          (Lewis Family) (Starday Music BMI)                                                   Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Nashville CR-5-04, Starday SD-0953-2

NB(1): STARDAY SEP-104 “THE LEWIS FAMILY (GOSPEL QUARTET VOCALS)” released Wednesday 15th April 1959.
NB(2): STARDAY SEP-104 reviewed Billboard Monday 20th April 1959.
NB(3): STARDAY SEP-104 also pressed on RED wax.

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                               1958
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr.(stg bs).    Producer:

                         BORN IN BETHLEHEM                                           Starday 45-EP-731A, B.A.C.M CD D-402
                          (Polly Lewis) (Golden State Songs-BMI)
                         HE’S GOT THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS                     45-EP-731A, Starday SLP-121
                          (G. Love) (Chappell ASCAP)                                                              Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               B.A.C.M CD D-402
                         A BEAUTIFUL CITY                                                                         Starday 45-EP-731B, Starday SLP-121
                          (Wallace Lewis) (Golden State Songs-BMI)                Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               B.A.C.M CD D-402
                         PAUL AND SILAS                                                                           Starday 45-EP-731B, B.A.C.M CD D-402                                                                                 (Arr. Wm. York) (Golden State Songs-BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY 45-EP-731 released August 1958.
NB(2): STARDAY 45-EP-731 is  STARDAY custom pressing.
NB(3): B.A.C.M CD D-402 “CUSTOM MADE GOSPEL”. Released United Kingdom January 2013.                                                                                    
                                                  

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                   August 1958
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

3080                   TO GET MY REWARD                                            Starday SEP-117-A, Starday SLP-121
                          (Roy Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                       Starday 45-SEP-140, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                                                                                                                               Nashville NLP-2016, Starday SD-0953-2
3081                   SUNSHINE LAND                                                                           Starday SEP-117-B, Starday SEP-127, Starday SLP-116
                          (W.Lewis-P.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                             Nashville NLP-2003, Starday SD-0953-2
3082                   AT THE END OF MY JOURNEY                                                        Starday SEP-117-B, Starday SLP-121
                          (Polly Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                      Melodisc MLP-12-120, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Nashville CR-5-04, Starday SD-0953-2
3083                   OVER YONDER BY THE SEA                                                           Starday SEP-117-A, Starday SLP-116
                          (W.Lewis-W.York) (Starday Music BMI)                                              Nashville NLP-2003, Starday SD-0953-2

NB(1): STARDAY SEP-117 “THE LEWIS FAMILY (Gpspel Vocals)” released February 1960.
NB(2): STARDAY SEP-117 reviewed Billboard Monday 29th February 1960.
NB(3): All the above recordings were either recorded during August 1958 or ca. 14th October 1959.
NB(4): STARDAY SLP-116 “OLD TIME RELIGION, COUNTRY STYLE” released 1961.
NB(5): NASHVILLE NLP-2003 “OLD TIME RELIGION” released 1964.

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                   August 1958
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

3327                   MY CLOSEST KIN                                                                           Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Nashville NLP-2016, Starday SD-0953-2
                                                                                                                               Federal FED-CD-0510
3328                   HIDE YOU IN THE BLOOD                                                               Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Nashville NLP-2016, Nashville CR-5-04
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
3329                   JESUS IS MY KING                                                                         Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Starday SD-0953-2
3330                   HELP ME UNDERSTAND                                       Starday SLP-121,                 MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Nashville NLP-2016, Nashville CR-5-04
                                                                                                                               Starday SD-0953-2
3331                   JUST ONE ROSE                                                                            Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Starday SEP-168, Nashville NLP-2016
                                                                                                                               Nashville CR-5-04, Starday SD-0953-2
                                                                                                                               Federal FED-CD-0510
3332                   I SEE JESUS                                                                                  Starday SLP-121, Melodisc MLP-12-120
                          () (Starday BMI)                                                     Starday SD-0953-2                                                                                                   

NB: STARDAY SEP-168 “GOSPEL SONGS BY ALL STAR ARTISTS” released 1961.
THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                             Monday 16th January 1961
Polly Lewis (vcl/pno-1); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr-2/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).                                 Producer:

4668                   HE’S A SHELTER                                                                            Starday SEP-161, Starday SD-0953-2
                          (R.Lewis) (Starday Music-BMI)
4669                   I KNOW (GOD WILL TAKE CARE OF ME)                                                        SEP-161,              SD-0953-2
                          (M.Lewis) (Starday Music-BMI)
4670                   GRAND HOMECOMING   -2                                                 SEP-161, Nashville NLP-2062
                          (M.Lewis) (Starday Music-BMI)                                                          Nashville NA7-2055-2, Starday SD-0953-2
4671                   SPREAD SUNSHINE        -1                                   Starday SEP-161, Nashville NLP-2062
                          (Polly Lewis) (Starday Music-BMI)                                                      Nashville NA7-2055-2, Starday SD-0953-2

NB: STARDAY SEP-161 “THE LEWIS FAMILY-GOSPEL SONGS” released 1961.





THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                        Fall 1961
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

4974                   OUT IN THE COUNTRY                                          Starday SLP-161, Starday SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)
4975                   TALKING WITH DEATH                                                        SLP-161,              SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)
4976                   STAY ON TOP WITH JESUS                                                             Starday SLP-161, Starday SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)
4977                   ARE YOU READY FOR HEAVEN                                                                    SLP-161,              SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)
4978                   SOMEBODY LOVES ME                                                       SLP-161, Starday SLP-183
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)                                            Starday SD-0953-2                                                                                                   
4979                   DWELLING IN BEULAH LAND                                                          Starday SLP-161, Nashville NLP-2016                                                                                     () (Alamo BMI)                                                       Nashville NLP-5-04, Starday SD-0953-2
4980                   THE HEAVENLY PLAN                                           Starday SLP-161,                  SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)                                            Federal FED-CD-0510
4981                   WORLD’S GREATEST STORY                                                          Starday SLP-161,                  SD-0953-2
                          ()
4982                   ARE YOU ASHAMED                                                           SLP-161,                  SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)
4983                   SOME SWEET, HAPPY DAY                                                             Starday SLP-161,                  SD-0953-2
                          ()
4984                   CHILD OF THE KING                                             Starday SLP-161,                  SD-0953-2
                          ()
4985                   MATTHEW 24                                                                      SLP-161, Starday SEP-205
                          (Glosson) (Country BMI)                                          Starday SD-0953-2                                                                                                   
4986                   WINGS OF A DOVE                                                                        Starday SLP-161, Starday SEP-187
                          ()                                                                                                   Golden Classics GC-1003, Starday SD-0953-2
4987                   IN HEAVEN                                                                                    Starday SLP-161, Starday SD-0953-2
                          () (Starday Music-BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-161 “THE LEWIS FAMILY: ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION” released 1962.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-183 “BLUEGRASS SAMPLERS” released 1962.  
NB(3): STARDAY SEP-187 “GOSPEL SONGS By ALL STAR ARTISTS” released 1962.
NB(4): STARDAY SEP-205 “GOSPEL SONGS By ALL STAR ARTISTS” released 1962/
NB(5): GOLDEN CLASSICS GC-1003 “GOLDEN CLASSICS, Vol.3.” released

THE LEWIS FAMILY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ca. May 1962
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

5422                   MOTHER’S ONLY SLEEPING                                                           Starday SLP-193, Ember CW-115
                          () (Peer Inter BMI)
5423                   NO ONE BUT THEE                                                                                       SLP-193,             CW-115
                          ()
5424                   DREAMING OF A LITTLE CABIN                                                                    SLP-193,             CW-115
                          () Affliated BMI)
5425                   TAKE THIS WHOLE WORLD                                                                          SLP-193,             CW-115
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
5426                   AIN’T NO ROOM IN THIS CHURCH FOR LIARS                    SLP-193, Starday SEP-208, Starday SEP-215
                          (Lewis-York) (Starday Music BMI)                                                      Ember CW-115
5427                   MY LORD’S GONNA MOVE THIS WICKED RACE     Starday SLP-193, Ember CW-115
                          () Starday Music BMI)
5428                   HONEY ON THE ROCK                                                        SLP-193, Starday SEP-208, Ember CW-115
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)                                                               Nashville NLP-2045, Federal FED-CD-0510
5429                   WHEN I WALK ALONG THE STREETS OF GOLD      Starday SLP-193, Ember CW-115
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
5430                   EMPTY CROSS ON THE HILLSIDE                                                                 SLP-193,             CW-115
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
5431                   I’VE STARTED OUT TO FIND A BETTER HOME                      SLP-193, Starday SEP-208,             CW-115
                          (Lewis-York) (Starday Music BMI)
5432                   FROM THE MANGER TO THE CROSS                                                            SLP-193, Ember CW-115
                          () (Acuff-Rose BMI)
5433                   GOD’S GREAT STRATOSPHERE                                                                    SLP-193, Starday SEP-208,             CW-115
                          (Seye) (Starday Music BMI)
5434                   WHEN GOD’S CHARIOT COMES                                                     Starday SLP-193, Ember CW-115
                          () (Stamps-Baxter BMI)
5435                   JESUS IS THE ROCK                                                           SLP-193,             CW-115
                          () (Acuff-Rose BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-193 “THE LEWIS FAMILY GOSPEL SPECIAL” released August 1962.
NB(2): EMBER CW-115 “THE LEWIS FAMILY GOSPEL SPECIAL” released United Kingdom 1962.
NB(3): STARDAY SEP-208 “THE LEWIS FAMILY” released 1962.
NB(4): STATDAY SEP-215 “GOSPEL SONGS By ALL STAR ARTISTS” released 1962.
NB(5): NASHVILLE NLP-2045 “THE LEWIS FAMILY TAKES YOU TO A GOSPEL SING-OUT” released June 1967.

THE LEWIS FAMILY       
                          poss Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                         Madison, Tn:                                                            ca. April 1963
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

6202                   THERE’S A HIGHER POWER                                                           Starday SLP-238
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6203                   THE GLORY LAND MARCH                                                                           SLP-238
                          () (Peer Inter BMI)
6204                   I KNOW MY LORD WILL LEAD ME HOME                             SLP-238
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6205                   AS YOU TRAVEL ALONE                                                      SLP-238, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
6206                   THERE IS A HAPPY LAND                                                                             SLP-238
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6207                   FAMILY BIBLE                                                                     SLP-238
                          () (Glad BMI)
6208                   LITTLE MOSES                                                                    SLP-238, Nashville NLP-2045
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6209                   NO DARK SHADOWS                                                          SLP-238, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
6210                   STANDING AND WONDERING                                                                      SLP-238
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6211                   JORDAN                                                                                                      SLP-238
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6212                   A FAITHFUL FRIEND                                                           SLP-238
                          () (Ralph’s Radio Music BMI)
6213                   DUST ON THE BIBLE                                                           SLP-238
                          () (Acuff-Rose BMI)
6214                   WE’VE GOT TO KEEP WALKING                                                                     SLP-238
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6215                   ONE WAY TICKET TO THE SKY                                                                      SLP-238
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB: STARDAY SLP-238 “SING ME A GOSPEL SONG” released 1963.

THE LEWIS FAMILY
                                      Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                            ca. June 1963
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mamd); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs). Producer:

6427                   HE’S MADE A WAY                                                                         Starday SLP-252
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6428                   THE LAMB’S BOOK OF LIFE                                                                          SLP-252
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                           
6429                   JOSHUA FIT THE BATTLE OF JERICHO                                                         SLP-252, Starday SLP-255, Starday SLP-465                       
                          ()                                                                                                   Nashville NLP-2045, Starday SK-959
                                                                                                                               Federal FED-CD-0510
6430                   THE ONLY WAY HOME                                          Starday SLP-252
                          () (Excellorec BMI)
6431                   OLD AND IN THE WAY                                                        SLP-252
                          () (Lois BMI)
6432                   THERE’S SOMEBODY WRONG ABOUT THE BIBLE                 SLP-252
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6433                   MY HOMEWARD FLIGHT                                                     SLP-252
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6434                   SWING DOWN CHARIOT                                                     SLP-252, Nashville NLP-2045
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6435                   KEEP ON THE FIRING LINE                                                                          SLP-252, Starday SLP-303, Starday SLP-308
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)                                                               Nashville NLP-2045
6436                   SEEKING A FAR OFF HOME                                                           Starday SLP-252
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6437                   THERE’S JOY AHEAD                                            Starday SLP-252, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
6438                   YOU GO TO YOUR CHURCH                                                                         SLP-252, Nashville NLP-2045
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
6439                   HEAVENLY CHIMES                                                            SLP-252
                          () (Ralph’s Radio Music BMI)
6440                   HE’S SWEETER                                                                   SLP-252
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-252 “ALL NIGH SINGING CONVENTION” released December 1963.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-255 “THE WONDERFUL OF GOSPEL and SACRED MUSIC” released 1963.
NB(3): STARDAY SLP-303 “PREACHIN’, PRAYIN’, SINGIN’” released 1964.
NB(4): STARDAY SLP-308 “GOSPEL HALL OF FAME” released 1965.
NB(5): STARDAY SLP-465 “THE BEST OF THE LEWIS FAMILY” released 1970.

LITTLE ROY LEWIS         Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                            ca. June 1963
(bjo); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).
                                                                                                                               Producer:

634-ST-6441        JOYFUL BANJO                                                    Starday SEP-223, Starday SEP-238-A
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
634-ST-6442        WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS                    (Inst)                                SEP-223,               SEP-238-A
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)                                                               Nashville NLP-2062, Federal FED-CD-0510
                                                                                                                               Nashville NA7-2055-2
634-ST-6443        SAIN’T’S BANJO MARCH                                       Starday SEP-223, Starday SEP-238-B
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
634-ST-6444        THE EVERLASTING ARMS                                     (Inst)                  Starday SEP-223,  Starday SEP-238-B
                          (Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                             Nashville NLP-2062, Federal FED-CD-0510
                                                                                                                               Nashville NA7-2055-2

NB(1): STARDAY SEP-223 “LITTLE ROY LEWIS (Instrumental)” released 1963.
NB(2): STARDAY SEP-233 released TWICE, initially with the Original STARDAY logo and then with the STARDAY stripes logo.
NB(3): STARDAY SEP-238 “LITTLE ROY LEWSIS” released 1965.

THE LEWIS FAMILY
                          poss Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                         Madison, Tn:                                                           poss Fall 1963
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                          Producer:

6865                   OVER THE ROLLING SEA                                      Starday SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6866                   PURPLE ROBE                                                                    SLP-289, Starday SLP-465
                          () (Acuff-Rose BMI)                                                                          Federal FED-CD-0510
6867                   BORN AGAIN                                                                                 Starday SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6868                   PRECIOUS MOMENTS                                           Starday SLP-331
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6869                   THE SHIP OF GLORY                                            Starday SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6870                   GOD’S HEAVEN                                                                  SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6871                   GONNA KEEP MY LOVE LIGHT BURNING                             SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6872                   LOOK AWAY                                                                                                 SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6873                   SHINE, SHINE, SHINE                                                         SLP-289, Nashville NLP-2045
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                                                         Gusto GT7-2100-2
6874                   I’VE FOUND A HIDING PLACE                                                         Starday SLP-331, Starday S-SLP-450
                          () (Affliated BMI)                                                     Hollywood HCD-254, Gusto GT7-2099-2
6875                   WHY NOT TONIGHT                                              Starday SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-289 “SINGIN’ IN MY SOUL!” released August 1964.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-331 “THE FIRST FAMILY OF GOSPEL SONG” released August 1965.
NB(3): STARDAY S-SLP-450 “THE GOLDEN GOSPEL BEST” released May 1970.
NB(4): GUSTO GT7-2099-2 “THE GOLDEN GOSPEL BEST” released 2009.
NB(5): GUSTO GT7-2099-2 reviewed Bluegrass Unlimited Vol.44, #3-September 2009.

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                                      Early 1964
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                          Producer:

6876                   CLIMBING JACOB’S LADDER                                                          Starday SLP-289, Starday SLP-308
                          ()                                                                                                   Nashville NLP-2045, Starday SLP-465, Starday SK-959
6877                   SINGING IN MY SOUL                                           Starday SLP-289
                          () (Conrad BMI)
6878                   MOVING ONWARD                                                                                       SLP-289
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
6879                   GO OUT AND TELL THE NEWS                                                                      SLP-289, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)

THE LEWIS FAMILY                                                                                                                                                                             ca. January 1965
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs)                          Producer:

7281                   CRYING HOLY UNTO THE LORD                                                     Starday SLP-331, Starday SLP-370
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7282                   JESUS IS COMING                                                                                       SLP-331
                         () (Starday Music BMI)
7283                   HIS BLOOD NOW COVERS MY SIN                                                               SLP-331, Starday 801
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7284                   NO TROUBLE IN HEAVEN                                                                             SLP-331
                          ()
7285                   WHERE DID YOU GET YOUR RELIGION                                                        SLP-331, Starday SLP-370, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
7286                   I’VE GOT A HOME                                                                                         SLP-331, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
7287                   WHERE THE SHADES OF LOVE LIE DEEP                            SLP-331
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7288                   WHEN I REACH THAT CITY                                                                           SLP-331, Starday 801
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-370 “THE FAMILY GOSPEL: 16 SACRED SONG FAVORITES” released 1966.
NB(2): STARDAY 801 released March 1967.

THE LEWIS FAMILY with CARL STORY    
                                      Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                            ca. June 1965
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Carl Moore Story (vcl/rhy gtr); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Producers: John Thomas “Tommy” Hill & Jack “Hoss”
                                                                                                                              Linneman

7602                   I WOULD NOT BE DENIED                                                              Starday SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7603                   STANDING IN THE NEED OF PRAYER                                                           SLP-364
                          ()
7604                   I’M ON MY WAY TO CANAAN’S LAND                                                            SLP-364
                          ()
7605                   WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN                                                                SLP-364, Starday SD-3019
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7606                   HEAVEN BOUND TRAIN                                                      SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7607                   FIRE AND BRIMSTONE                                                       SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7608                   THE FRIENDS WHO PRAYED FOR ME                                                          SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7609                   THERE’S NEVER AN UNGUARDED MOMENT          Starday SLP-364, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)                               
7610                   NO HIDING PLACE DOWN THERE                                                                 SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7611                   PRECIOUS MEMORIES                                                       SLP-364
                          () (Stamps-Baxter BMI)
7612                   I AM A PILGRIM                                                                  SLP-364, Nashville NLP-2045
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Holywood HT-217, Hollywood HCD-217
7613                   SINLESS SUMMERLAND                                       Starday SLP-364
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-364 “THE LEWIS FAMILY SINGS THE GOSPEL WITH CARL STORY” released 1966.
NB(2): STARDAY SD-3019 “THE LEWIS FAMILY: 16 GREATEST HITS” released 1977.
NB(3): HOLLYWOOD HT/HCD-217 “THE LEWIS FAMILY: 16 GREATEST HITS” released 1977.
NB(4): GUSTO GT7-2100-2 “SONGS OF WALLACE LEWIS” released 2009.

THE LEWIS FAMILY  Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road  Madison, Tn:     1965
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                          Producer:

7994                   WE DON’T HAVE THE RIGHT TO CAST A STONE     Starday SLP-381, Starday SLP-408
                          ()
7995                   I KNOW IT CAN’T BE FAR                                                               Starday SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7996                   THE PENTECOST                                                                            Starday SLP-381
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7997                   PICTURE ON THE WALL                                                      SLP-381, Starday S-SLP-450
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Hollywood HCD-254, Gusto GT7-2099-2
7998                   WALK WITH CHRIST                                             Starday SLP-381
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
7999                   THERE’S A LITTLE PINE LOG CABIN                                                              SLP-381
                          () (Affiliated BMI)
8000                   ONE MORE RIVER TO CROSS                                                                      SLP-381, Starday S-SLP-450
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Hollywood HCD-450, Gusto GT7-2099-2
8001                   ASHAMED TO SPEAK HIS NAME                                                     Starday SLP-381
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8002                   WAIT FOR ME                                                                     SLP-381
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8003                   READ YOUR BIBLE                                                                                       SLP-381
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8004                   THE MAN FROM GALILEE                                                                             SLP-381, Starday SD-3019
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8005                   EACH RING OF THE HAMMER                                                        Starday SLP-408, Starday SLP-465
                          () (Circle O BMI)                                                     Federal FED-CD-0510
8006                   WALKING MY LORD UP CALVARY’S HILL               Starday SLP-381, Starday S-SLP-450
                          () (Acuff-Rose BMI)                                                                          Hollywood HCD-254, Gusto GT7-209-2
8007                   WHERE HE LEADS I WILL FOLLOW                                                 Starday SLP-381, Starday SLP-465, Starday SK-959
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Starday SD-3019, Hollywood HT-217
                                                                                                                               Hollywood HCD-217

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-381 “THE LEWIS FAMILY ALBUM” released August 1966.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-408 “TIME IS MOVING ON” released 1967.
NB(3): STARDAY SLP-408 reviewed Bluegrass Unlimited Vol.2, #7-January 1968.

THE LEWIS FAMILY        Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                        ca. October 1966
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (stg bs).   Producer:

8323                   THE UNCLOUDED DAY                                         Starday SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8324                   SHALL WE GATHER AT THE RIVER                                                               SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8325                   IN THE GARDEN                                                                 SLP-395, Starday SLP-465, Starday SK-959
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8326                   BRINGING IN THE SHEAVES                                                                         SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8327                   WHEN THE MORNING COMES                                                                      SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8328                   THE HAVEN OF REST                                            Starday SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8329                   DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE                                                                           SLP-395, Starday SK-959
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8330                   IN THE SWEET BYE AND BYE                                                                       SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8331                   BRIGHTEN THE CORNER WHERE YOU ARE                        SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8332                   NEVER ALONE                                                      Starday SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8333                   ON JORDAN’S STORMY BANKS                                                                    SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8334                   THE OLD RUGGED CROSS                                                                           SLP-395
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-395 “SHALL WE GATHER AT THE RIVER” released January 1967.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-395 reviewed Bluegrass Unlimited Vol.1, #11-May 1967.

THE LEWIS FAMILY        Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                            ca. April 1967
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mando); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                                 Producer:

8494                   TIME IS MOVING ON                                             Starday SLP-408, Starday S-SLP-450, Starday SD-3019
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Hollywood HCD-254, Hollywood HT-217
                                                                                                                               Hollywood HCD-217, Gusto GT7-2099-2
8495                   SITTING HERE THINKING                                                               Starday SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8496                   I ASK NOT                                                                                                    SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8497                   I WANT TO SING                                                                 SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8498                   I’LL SOON BE LEAVING                                                       SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8499                   I’M WINGING MY WAY BACK HOME                                                Starday SLP-450, Gusto GT7-2099-2
                          () (Stamps-Baxter BMI)
8500                   ACROSS THE RIVER FROM HERE                                                  Starday SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8501                   DON’T BE ASHAMED OF JESUS                                                                    SLP-408, Starday S-SLP-450, Starday SLP-465
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Starday SK-959, Hollywood HCD-254
                                                                                                                               Gusto GT7-2099-2
8502                   HEAVEN IS CALLING ME HOME                                                      Starday SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8503                   HIDING IN THE ROCK                                                         SLP-408, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
8504                   WE WILL HAVE NO FEAR                                                                             SLP-408
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

THE LEWIS FAMILY        Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                    ca. September 1967
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/5 stg bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr. (vcl/stg bs).                          Producer:

8652                   JUST FOR ME                                                       Starday SLP-419, Starday S-SLP-450
                          (Rev. W.L. Bill Hoppey) (Stamps-Baxter BMI)            Gusto GT7-2099-2
8653                   OLD BRUSH ARBORS                                           Starday SLP-419
                          () (Glad BMI)
8654                   TRAMP ON THE STREET                                                      SLP-419, Starday SLP-465, Starday SK-959
                          ()
8655                   RANK STRANGERS                                                                                      SLP-419, Starday S-SLP-450
                          (A. Brumley) (Affiliated BMI)                                                              Hollywood HCD-254, Gusto GT7-2099-2                                            
8656                   I CAN FEEL THE SPIRIT MOVING                                                    Starday SLP-419
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8657                   GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN                                                                    SLP-419, Starday SLP-465, Starday SD-3019
                          (Arr. Wm. York) (Starday BMI)                                                           Starday SK-959, Hollywood HT-217
                                                                                                                               Hollywood HCD-217                                                                       
8658                   THIS LITTLE LIGHT OF MINE                                                           Starday SLP-419
                          (Arr. Wm. York) (Starday BMI)
8659                   THAT IS WHERE I WANT TO GO                                                      Starday SLP-419
                          (Arr. Wm. York) (Starday BMI)
8660                   I’LL BE NO STRANGER                                                        SLP-419
                          (Randall Hylton) (Starday BMI)
8661                   I’M MARCHING TOWARD GLORYLAND                                                          SLP-419
                          (Glen Chandler) (Starday BMI)
8662                   CALVARY                                                                                                     SLP-419
                          (Dewey Corbin) (Starday BMI)
8663                   NEARER HOME                                                                  SLP-419, Starday S-SLP-450
                          (Wallace Lewis) (Starday BMI)                                                           Hollywood HCD-254, Gusto GT7-2099-2

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-419 “ALL DAY SINGING & DINNER ON THE GROUND” released 1968.

THE LEWIS FAMILY        Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                     ca. December 1967
Roy Lewis Jr. (bjo); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Roy “Pop” Lewis Sr.(stg bs);
                                                                                                                               Producer:

8726                   LEAD ME                                                                                       Starday SLP-422
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
8727                   CROSSING THE BRIDGE                                       Starday SLP-450, Hollywood HCD-254
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Gusto GT7-2099-2
8728                   THE GOSPEL TRAIN                                              Starday SLP-422, Nashville NLP-2115
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
8729                   WALKING ON THE WATER                                                                            SLP-422, Gusto GT7-2100-2
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
8730                   HOME SWEET HOME                                                          SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8731                   THE CHURCH IN THE WILDWOOD                                                                SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8732                   POWER IN THE BLOOD                                                       SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8733                   WHERE THE SOUL OF MAN NEVER DIES                            SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8734                   BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC                                                                 SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8735                   HAPPY RHYTHM                                                                 SLP-422
                          (W.Lewis) (Starday Music BMI)
8736                   DRY BONES                                                                                                 SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)
8737                   RAINBOW OF LOVE                                                                                      SLP-422
                          () (Affiliated BMI)
8738                   WHEN THEY RING THOSE GOLDEN BELLS                          SLP-422
                          (York) (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-422 “GOLDEN GOSPEL BANJO” released July 1968.
NB(2): STARDAY SLP-422 reviewed Bluegrass Unlimited Vol.5, #2-August 1970.
NB(3): NASHVILLE NLP-2115 “DUELLING BANJOS” released 1973.
NB(4): HOLLYWOOD HCD-254 “THE GOLDEN GOSPEL BEST OF THE LEWIS FAMILY” released                                                                                   

THE LEWIS FAMILY        Starday Sound Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road                     Madison, Tn:                                                             ca. July 1968
Polly Lewis (vcl); Janis Lewis (vcl); Miggie Lewis (vcl); Wallace Lewis (rhy gtr); Roy Lewis Jr. (ld gtr/bjo); Talmadge Lewis (fdl/mand); Unk (stg bs).                                                            Producer:

8842                   LORD I’M READY TO GO                                       Starday SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8843                   SING                                                                                                           SLP-433, Starday SLP-465, Starday SD-3019
                          () (Starday Music BMI)                                            Starday SK-959, Hollywood HT-217
                                                                                                                               Hollywood HCD-217
8844                   CHRIST WILL RIDE THE CLOUDS OF GLORY         Starday SLP-433,               SLP-465
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8845                   DREAMING OF HEAVEN                                                      SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8846                   MY LORD IS TAKING ME AWAY                                                                     SLP-433,               SLP-465, Starday SD-3019
                          ()                                                                                                   Starday SK-959, Hollywood HT-217
                                                                                                                               Hollywood HCD-217
8847                   STAND BY ME                                                       Starday SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8848                   A LONESOME HIGHWAY                                       Starday SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8849                   WORK FOR THE NIGHT IS COMING                                                              SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8850                   WALKING WITH MY SAVIOR                                                                         SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8851                   DID YOU EVER GO SAILING                                                                         SLP-433, Starday SD-3019, Hollywood HT-217
                          () (Stamps-Baxter BMI)                                           Hollywood HCD-217
8852                   THE STORM                                                                                   Starday SLP-433, Federal FED-CD-0510
                          () (Starday Music BMI)
8853                   HE’S BUILDING A MANSION FOR ME                                              Starday SLP-433
                          () (Starday Music BMI)

NB(1): STARDAY SLP-433 “DID YOU EVER GO SAILING DOWN THE RIVER OF MEMORIES” released 1969.
NB(2): STARDAY SK-959 “BEST OF THE LEWIS FAMILY” released 1975.
NB(3): FEDERAL FED-CD-0510 “THE BEST OF THE LEWIS FAMILY: THE FIRST FAMILY OF BLUEGRASS GOSPEL” released 2004.

DISCOGRAPHY compiled by DICK GRANT with acknowledgements to KEN NELSON.

2010-2013.

NEED INFORMATION ON STARDAY SEP-197.


SOLID ROCK SLP-103 “THE LEWIS FAMILY: CREST ALBUM” was released 1970.



                                     
                         

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.