Xavier I have the Toppa cd issue of various artist’s, Dick Miller had the 2nd largest selling single of all time on the Toppa lable with Make Room for the Blues. Ive tried to attach a true photo but this site will not let me add an attachment. He signed with RCA in 1951 but didn’t have much success with them, though remaining a popular performer. After a threatening of sue, Haley cut instead « Crazy Man Crazy ». The recordings by Chester « CHET » ATKINS, PEE WEE KING and SHEB WOOLEY were their first. He also cut « Alley Cat Blues » ( 656). Many pictures do come from this booklet, or from ebay sales. What you have done already is simply wonderful, I am looking forward to your blog post. Associate Editor Rich Osweiler started playing guitar at the tender age of 8, but over the years bass has become his main instrument. Cheers! Francis Craig’s version was on every juke-box that I was around in those days, and on the radio too. So the company began to concentrate on Hillbilly and R&B recordings : these required much less production and therefore were cheaper to record. Both were released on a 45 rpm coupling years previous to that. Give me time to go through the tape and Ill pick a good one for you, as always God Bless you, your friend Roger. BILL NETTLES was already a veteran performer when he was recorded by Bulleit on a Dallas trip in 1947. Our ethnicity data indicates the majority is Hispanic. Bullet was the biggest of the pre-R&R Nashville labels. Lorie Hollabaugh. Bullet hillbilly has allways been a favorite of mine. The records below may not pertain to the individual that you're looking for, and may or may not pertain to the same charge. FEBRUARY. I only wish we could share this with my Dad. He recorded for Nashville’s Sims Records in the early sixties, before waving on the Western swing revival in the 1970s : records on Flying Fish and Delta. East Nashville, TN. by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). I must say another great job. Commenting on NewsOK requires a NewsOK Pro or Oklahoman subscription. JOHNNY BARFIELD from Georgia had the first to have « boogie » in a country record title, beginning with « Boogie Woogie » on Bluebird in 1939. The record however went nowhere. Pee Wee King (« That Cheap look In Your Eye ») (# 614) would go on to write « Tennessee Waltz » or « Slow Poke » among others. Clyde Moody had been a member of Wade Mainer’s Modern Mountaineers and in 1940 of Bill Monroe’s Bluegrass Boys, before being signed solo in 1945 by Columbia. His Bullet recordings date from 1947-48 and are considered to be some of the best of his career. This site should not be used to make decisions about employment, tenant screening, or any purpose covered by the FCRA.The records were matched using first and last name only. Emma has 7 jobs listed on their profile. His complete story is to be read on this site. JIMMY WORK had a solitary Bullet issue in 1949, « Hospitality » (# 699), before going to greater fame several years later on Dot. As this blog is aimed at Hillbilly Boppers & Rockabilly REAL ROOT MUSIC fans (who are rebeling aginst the wishy washy big band ivy league crap that dominated the music industry at the time.) Other Tani Allen track of interest : « I’m Back In The Army » (# 734). In the same vein he cut « I’m Too Old To Boogie Anymore » (# 695). Best known […] Category: Featured, Obituary. Spokeo is not a consumer reporting agency as defined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Required fields are marked *. He signed with Decca in 1941 and remained with the label until he signed with Bullet in 1949. Thanx again Xavier your friend Roger. Nashville instrumentalist Bucky Baxter passed away in Florida on Monday (May 25) at age 65. Other nice tracks include « A Bad Deal All Around » (# 717) and « I Like You Best Of All » (# 724). Our wealth data indicates income average is $25k. “Beg Your Pardon” was the follow-up record by Francis Craig and it too was a major pop hit record. His Bullet recordings were the most successful of his career, and his version of « Rag Mop » (# 696) even crossed over into the pop charts. According to Gill's tech, Benny Garcia, everything is totally original except for a Seymour Duncan pickup in the neck position." Once he was in California hitchhiking to Alba, Texas, to visit his sick mother, he was unable to get a ride and finally got help from the salvation army. Metz’s appearance will mark her Grand Ole Opry debut. Tell me more please: xavier.maire@free.fr. Bullet was one of the first of what has come to be known as the « post war indies » and was initially the most successful. NOTE out of intrest Bullet (TN) also issued a 200 – 500 series for Blues, R&B & Gospel fans & a 11000 series for garage R’N’R fans. Dr. Mike "Songwriter Sessions" Southern Grist Brewery. He had numerous records on Four Star later, but his « Sweet Woman Blues » (# 624), almost a Delmore Brothers’ tune without the harmonies, was certainly cut in Dallas, with probably Eddie Williams on lead guitar. Mar 4 - 7:00 PM. The records below may not pertain to the individual that you're looking for, and may or may not pertain to the same charge. her is the link enjoy, and you might like to delete this comment for your sake. It did help get their collective feet in the door so to speak. The Bullet Recording and Transcription company was formed in late 1945 by former Grand Ole Opry booking agent Jim Bulleit, in partnership with musician Wally Fowler and businessman C. V. Hitchcock. Garcia was born in Tulsa, OK on May 7, 1956 and spent the majority of his professional … Redita LP 109 « Nashville country rock – boogie with a bullet », if you can find it. Gill also sang “Little Brother,” a song he’d written about his friend of 50 years, Benny Garcia, who passed away in May. ... His band was filled with jazz-minded musicians, like the guitarist Benny Garcia who, among Tex Williams and Bob Wills, would also work with Benny Goodman. Francis Craig records were issued on the Bullet (TN) 1000 series which was aimed at middle of the road pop music buyers. about employment, tenant screening, or any purpose covered by the FCRA. Alas, he couldn’t repeat the success, and his partners bought him out. Benjamin Garcia in Tennessee 38 people named Benjamin Garcia found in Nashville, Memphis and 5 other cities. A lot of personal research has also been done to gather information on artists. McEntire opened with “How Blue,” before adding “Back To God,” and “Is There Life Out There,” closing the night with “Fancy.” RAMBLIN’ TOMMY SCOTT was working since 1933 – a show on WAIM, Anderson, S.Ca, where he met Jim Bulleit. An important label, where many an artist did find their start. 33% are in their 70s, while the average age is 59. Alas, there was not a second session for him, as Bullet closed its door. Following year Hall was with Decca, where he recorded « Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On », covered both by Big Maybelle and later by Jerry Lee Lewis. I had the original 78’s way back then, too. 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He also had later the very fine hillbilly bopper « Stealin’ Sugar » on Excello 2028. Oklahoman MERL LINDSAY was another pioneer of Western swing during the ’40s and 50s. Members of both the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Hall of Fame, Oklahoma natives Vince Gill and Reba McEntire performed together Saturday night during the Opry’s 4,933rd consecutive Saturday night broadcast. AUTRY INMAN, CLYDE MOODY and Herbert McBride « BUTTERBALL » PAIGE began recording in the ’40s and were able to sustain their careers for decades without the benefit of a smash hit. Jim Bulleit bought his contract and made him cut « I’m So Lonesome » (# 610) in 1946 in a western swing vein. Gill also sang “Little Brother,” a song he’d written about his friend of 50 years, Benny Garcia, who passed away in May. Find people, phone numbers, addresses, and more. PETE PYLE had been a member of Pee Wee King’s band and had on Bullet modest success «(Talking The Blues »)(# 602) as well as with RCA and Decca, before disappearing from the music scene in the ’60s. Johnnie started his musical career playing banjo with the Texas Playboys but set up his own group in 1940. I’m going to find something special for you. For the most part, Wally Fowler was in charge of the Hillbilly and Sacred recordings, and black music (R&B and Gospel) was overseen by Bulleit, and in all genres masters were bought from other producers or labels. He relocated to California in the mid forties and signed in 1946 with 4 Star Records. He remained a popular performer until suffering a heart attack in 1965 and passed away following a second attack in 1969. Do not use this site to make decisions As previously reported, Gill was inducted in the Grand Ole Opry on Aug. 10, 1991 and McEntire became a member of the Opry on Jan. 17, 1987.“Every time I see you, I feel like I’m home. Other Texas artists included the Texas Troubadors, Ernest Tubb’s backing band, performing their boss’s composition « That’s All She Wrote » and backing brother Calvin on his own « Heart Don’t Complain » and JOHNNIE LEE WILLS, Bob’s brother. there has been no cd reissue of my Dads music, other than what you find on Hillbilly compilations of various artists. Log in or subscribe to read and leave comments. Benny Garcia in Tennessee 38 people named Benny Garcia found in Nashville, Memphis and 5 other cities. View Post. He then retired and passed away in 1984. Many of the Bullet recording artists were from Texas (Bulleit acquiring masters) and RAY PRICE‘s very first record, « Jealous Lies/Your Wedding Corsage » (# 701) was recorded there in 1950. Our wealth data indicates income average is $39k. There are 100+ professionals named "Benny Garcia", who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. Disclaimer: By using this website, you accept the Spokeo Terms of Use. She is NewsOK’s top blogger: Her 4-year-old entertainment news blog, BAM’s Blog, has notched more than 1... Photo and video: Reba McEntire and Vince Gill play the Grand Ole Opry Saturday night live-stream concert, Debate Takeaways: Round 2 highlights policy over petulance, 2020 Oklahoma election voter guide: Everything you need to know before Election Day. He cut the very fine « Wid Man Boogie/Bear Cat Daddy» (# 754), complete with trumpet and steel, a sound later copied by Sonny Burgess on Sun.