Complete Sun Recordings 1955-1958 (2005)
Laid out in rough chronological order, and including everything Johnny Cash ever recorded for producer Sam Phillips's Sun Records, the songs on this bargain-priced collection show the American music legend's artistic evolution and phenomenal output during his three years at ...
||Swan Meisner & Rich|
Meisner, Swan & Rich (2002)
Randy Meisner (vocals, bass); Vern Monnett (guitar, pedal steel guitar); Davod Morgan (piano); John Molo, Mitchell Delevie (drums).
Principally recorded at Huston's Studio, Hollywood, California. Includes liner notes by Joe Foster.
This frustratingly brief ten-track album is a lovely re-creation of the ...
||America's Country (2002) |
This compilation of patriotic and inspirational country music clearly is intended to respond to the national mood in the wake of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. It is for the most part a label sampler of recordings from Sony's ...
||20th Century Rocks Vol. 6 60'S R&R (2001) |
The K-Tel-assembled compilation 20th Century Rocks: '60s Rock 'N Roll - Tossin' and Turnin' gathers up 20 well-known rock & roll classics from the '60s. The emphasis here is on the early '60s and, in particular, a rather innocent and ...
Legend & The Legacy (1979)
Track Listing: Waltz Across Texas; When the World Has Turned You Down; Let's Say Goodbye Like We Said Hello; Answer the Phone; Journey's End; Walking the Floor Over You; Half a Mind; Jealous Loving Heart; Rainbow at Midnight; Set up ...
||Country Story Time: 18 Country Stories In A Song (2003) |
Track Listing: Big Bad John; My Elusive Dreams; B.J. the D.J.; Catfish John; Little Joe; Pool Shark, The; Skid Row Joe; Life to Go; 16th Avenue; Riverboat; Kaw-Liga; Hot Rod Lincoln; Take a Letter Maria; White Lightning; Harper Valley P.T.A.; ...
||Super Hits Of The '70S (1997) |
Super Hits of the '70s is an entertaining sampler of a handful of the biggest hits Columbia and Epic Records had during the decade, including cuts by Tammy Wynette ("Till I Get It Right"), Marty Robbins ("Among My Souvenirs"), Johnny ...
||America The Beautiful (2003) |
As patriotism peaked about a couple of years after George W. Bush took office, Columbia issued this collection of 13 patriotic songs, including many of the most well-known patriotic standards: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir), "Amazing Grace" ...
||Lighter Side Of Country (2003) |
Track Listing: Blanket on the Ground; Rose Garden; Hello Mary Lou; Tie a Yellow Ribbon; Stand by Your Man; Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town; Me and You and a Dog Named Boo; Hitchin' a Ride; King of the ...
Late Night Tales: Nouvelle Vague (Remastered) (2012)
Track Listing: What I Like Most About You Is Your Girlfriend; Come On Eileen; Baby; Unless; San Francisco Is A Lonely Town; Movement Of Fear; Chaos; Urban Serenade; And I Love Him; Vespertine Park; Fire In The Forest; Civilization; You're ...
Man Who Would Be King: Best Of (2002)
Recorded between 1978 & 1980. Includes liner notes by Bill Dahl.
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
Liner Note Author: Bill Dahl.
Photographers: Colin Escott; R.A. Andreas.
Incl:Duets W/Johnny Cash/Jerry Lee Lewis & Carl Perkins
Personnel includes: Orion, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, ...
||Columbia Country Classics Vol. 4: Nashville Sound (1991) |
The Nashville Sound picks things up in the mid-'50s, and chronicles the rise of country-pop (aka the Nashville sound). In 1955 Marty Robbins made number one on the country charts with a mixture of pristine honky tonk and smooth vocals ...
||Billboard #1s: Classic Country (2010) |
Track Listing: On The Road Again; Act Naturally; I Fall To Pieces; Stand By Your Man; I Walk The Line; Rhinestone Cowboy; El Paso; I Love A Rainy Night; King Of The Road; Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue; ...
Legendary Ernest Tubb & Friends
All discs also available separately.
Includes liner notes by Chet Flippo.
Personnel includes: Ernest Tubb, Razzy Bailey, Johnny Cash, Roy Clark, Simon Crum, CHarlie Daniels, King Edward, Vern Gosdin, Jack Greene, Merle Haggard, Ferlin Husky, Crazy Joe, George Jones, Kris Kristofferson, Loretta ...
||Great Balls Of Fire: Super Hits (1998) |
Included are ten energetic tracks from the country side of Sun Records. Included are cuts from Johnny Cash ("Get Rhythm," "Cry, Cry, Cry"), Carl Perkins ("Blue Suede Shoes," "Boppin' the Blues") and of course Jerry Lee Lewis ("Great Balls of ...
Naked In New York (Music From The Motion Picture) (1994)
Track Listing: Rockaway Beach; Palomar; Feel Like Going Home; Present Tense; Listen It's Gone; One Love; Simple Brain; Shake; U R The Best Thing; Ugly On The Outside; Conga TÉ; Enchanted; Crazy; Crash; Comfort; Too Good To Be True;
||Patriotic Super Hits (1998) |
Patriotic Super Hits is just what the title indicates, a country collection concerned with God and country. Though there's only ten tracks, inclusions like Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the U.S.A.," Charlie Rich's "America the Beautiful," Merle Haggard's "Workin' Man Blues" ...
||Love Affairs Of The Seventies (2003) |
Incl:When Will I See You Again Have You Seen Her/Precious & F
||Jerry Lee Lewis|
Rare Tracks: Wild One (1989)
This contains recordings from 1957-1963, most of which were never before available in the US.
During his seven year tenure (1956-1962) at Sun Records, Jerry Lee Lewis recorded a whopping 259 tracks. Not all of these recordings were hits, obviously, and ...
Country Classics Volume 1 (2013)
Track Listing: Flowers Speak Louder; Above And Beyond; I Love You Because; Oh Lonesome Me; Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes; Heartbreak, Tennessee; I Heard The Jukebox Playin'; Bummin' Around; Am I That Easy To Forget; Crazy Dreams; ...
It's Pop & Doo Wop, Vol. 2 (2013)
Track Listing: There's A Moon Out Tonight; Alley Cat; Uptown; Paper Roses; Lonely Blue Boy; Money; Think Twice; Please Help Me, I'm Falling; Wonderland By Night; Let The Little Girl Dance; Spanish Harlem; Emotions; Please Love Me Forever; School Is ...
It's Been So Long, Darling
Also available as part of the 5-disc box THE LEGENDARY ERNEST TUBB & FRIENDS on LaserLight (15 955).
Includes liner notes by Chet Flippo.
Personnel includes: Ernest Tubbs, Jimmy Rogers, Conway Twitty, Ferlin Husky, Simon Crum, Charlie Rich, Loretta Lynn, Gene Watson, ...
||Country Heaven (2003) |
Track Listing: Hello Walls; There Won't Be Anymore; Act Naturally; Ruby, Don't Take Your Love toTown; Take This Job and Shove It; Let's Think About Living; Fraulein; Am I That Easy to Forget; You Mean the World to Me; Country ...
||Amazing Grace: Gospel Super Hits (1997) |
Country stars tackle gospel and spiritual material on Amazing Grace, which compiles Charlie Rich's title cut, "Just a Closer Walk With Me" by Patsy Cline, "Children Go" by Ricky Skaggs, "Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)" by Johnny ...
Rockin' Mann (1997)
Recording information: Memphis, TN (12/??/1958-03/30/1962); Nashville, TN (12/??/1958-03/30/1962).
Personnel: Carl Mann (vocals, guitar, piano); Eddie Bush, Kelton Herston (guitar); Joan Gilbert, Nino Ravarino, Noel Gilbert (violin); Martin Willis (tenor saxophone); Hargus "Pig" Robbins, Charlie Rich (piano); W.S. Holland, Al Jackson, Jr. ...