JIMMY MARTIN

- Chronological Listing of Recording Sessions -

Compiled by Charley Pennell with data from Eddie Stubbs & Richard Weize for Bear Family Records, and PragueFrank.



19510827

27 August 1951, King session, King Recording Studio, Cincinnati, Ohio,

K 3236-1 My lonely heart (J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI)
B. Osborne-L; C. Cline-B

K 3237-1 She's just a cute thing (J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI) GT4-2027
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T; C. Cline-B

K 3238-1 Blue eyed darlin' (J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI) 1037
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T

K 3239-1 You'll never be the same (J. Martin-B. Osborne; Lois, BMI) 1037
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T; C. Cline-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Robert Van 'Bobby' Osborne-m; Charlie Cline-bj; Curly Ray Cline-f; Ralph 'Little Robert' Guenther-sb



19541116

16 November 1954, RCA Victor session, Producer: Stephen H. Sholes, RCA Victor Studio, Methodist Television Radio & Film Commission, 1525 McGavock Street,Nashville, Tenn., 14:00-17:30

E4VB 6007 Save it! Save it! (Rufus Shoffner) 5958 LPV-569
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T

E4VB 6008 Chalk up another one (H. Winston-Wilmer Neal) 6037 LPV-569
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T; S. Osborne-B

E4VB 6009 I pulled a boo boo (Gene Davis-Chuck Mills) 6037 BCD-15705
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T

E4VB 6010 They didn't know the difference (J. Ross-Sackey Allen) 6111 BCD-15705
J. Martin-L

E4VB 6011 20/20 vision (Joe Allison-Milton Estes) 5958 LPV-569
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-HB; S. Osborne-T

E4VB 6012 That's how I can count on you (Shorty Long-Bob Newman) 6111 BCD-15705
J. Martin-L; B. Osborne-T

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Robert Van 'Bobby' Osborne-m; Roland 'Sonny' Osborne-bj; Merle 'Red' Taylor-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb



19560509

9 May 1956, Decca session, Producer: Paul Cohen, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 13:00-16:00

NA 9375 / 89994 Before the sun goes down (Vernon Claude-Jerry Organ) DL-4016
J. Martin-L

NA 9376 / 89995 Skip, hop and wobble (Jimmy Martin-Raymond Johnson) 30493 DL-4285
J. Martin-L

NA 9377 / 89996 You'll be a lost ball (Johnny Goble-Jimmy Martin) 9-30118 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; P. Hutchins-B

NA 9378 / 89997 Hit parade of love (Jimmy Martin-Wade Birchfield) 9-30118 DL-4285
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; P. Hutchins-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Porky Hutchins-bj; Earl Moses Taylor-m; Tommy Vaden-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb



19561201

1 December 1956, Decca session, Producer: Paul Cohen, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 11:25-14:25

NA 9604 / 101283 Grand Ole Opry song (Hylo Brown) DL-4016
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 9605 / 101284 I'm the boss (of this here house) (Jim Hall-Hamp Carter-Kenny Marlow) 9-30281 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; J. D. Crowe-B; G. Taylor-BS

NA 9606 / 101285 Dog bite your hide (Smokey Ward) 9-30281 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 9607 / 101286 I'll drink no more wine (Johnny Gobel-Jimmy Martin) 9-30493 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; E. Taylor-T; J. D. Crowe-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Earl Moses Taylor-m; Gordon H. Terry-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb



19580118

18 January 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Hit parade of love MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580215

15 February 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Pike County breakdown MME-71003
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580219

19 February 1958, Decca session, Producer: Paul Cohen, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 19:15-23:15

NA 10133 / 104475 Ocean of diamonds (Cliff Carnahan-Bill Otis) 9-30613 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10134 / 104476 Sophronie (Alton Delmore-D.C. Mullins) 9-30613 CB 20010
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10135 / 104477 I'll never take no for an answer (Jimmy Martin-Billy Gill) 9-30703 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10136 / 104478 Rock hearts (Bill Otis) 9-30703 CB 20010
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10137 / 104479 I like to hear 'em preach it (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 9-30812 DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; G. Terry-BS

NA 10138 / 104480 Voice of my Savior (Jimmy Martin-Raymond Long) 9-30812 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; G. Terry-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Gordon H. Terry-f; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums



19580614

14 June 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Ocean of diamonds thrill 145
J. Martin-L

[02] John Henry MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580628

28 June 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Somebody touched me MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580809

9 August 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] You'll be a lost ball (Johnny Goble-Jimmy Martin) MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580816

16 August 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] We'll meet again sweetheart MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19580830

30 August 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Rock hearts (Bill Otis) MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19581017

17 October 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Brakeman's blues MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19581120

20 November 1958, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 10:00-14:00

NA 10494 / 106211 Night (Jimmy Martin) 9-30877 DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10495 / 106212 It's not like home (Jimmy Martin) 9-30877 DL-4016
J. Martin-L

NA 10496 / 106213 She's left me again (Jimmy Martin) 9-30965 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10497 / 106214 Hold whatcha got (Jimmy Martin) 9-30965 DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 10498 / 106215 Bear tracks (Jimmy Martin-J.D. Crowe) 9-31157 DL-4016
(Instrumental)

NA 10499 / 106216 Cripple Creek (Trad.) DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Robert Russell 'Chubby' Wise-f; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; prob. Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.- drums



19581128

28 November 1958, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Worried man blues MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19590000

1959, Old Homestead issue of jam session, Producer: Johnny Sanders, Johnny Sanders' home, Lubbock, Tex.,

[01] Intro OHCS-159

[02] Roll in my sweet baby's arms OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[03] Molly and Tenbrooks OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[04] John Henry OHCS-159
(Instrumental)

[05] Angel band OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[06] Paddy on the turnpike OHCS-159
(Instrumental)

[07] Jimmy's mule OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[08] Ruby OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[09] Little Maggie OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[10] Put my little shoes away OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[11] Gotta travel on OHCS-159
J. Martin-L

[12] Band intro OHCD-4159

[13] Don't laugh OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[14] Fire in my heart OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[15] Dog bite your hide OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[16] Drink up and go home OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[17] Johnson's old gray mule OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[18] Long gone OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[19] I'll still write your name in the sand OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[20] I cried again OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[21] Muleskinner blues OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[22] Home sweet home OHCD-4159
(Instrumental)

[23] When angels carry me home OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[24] 20:20 vision OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[25] Dirty dishes blues OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[26] Down in the willow garden OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[27] They didn't know the difference OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[28] Wildwood flower OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[29] Salty dog blues OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[30] Ho honey ho OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[31] Mandolin swing OHCD-4159

[32] You gotta be my baby OHCD-4159
(Instrumental)

[33] Slippin' and slidin' OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[34] Lost to a stranger OHCD-4159
J. Martin-L

[35] Banjo close OHCD-4159
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m



19600102

2 January 1960, Music Mill reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.

[01] All the good times MME-71003
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19600113

13 January 1960, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 21:30-00:00

NA 10939 / 108632 In foggy old London (Al Robinson) 9-31073 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; Johnny Mathis-BS

NA 10940 / 108633 The joke's on you (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 9-31073 DL-4285
J. Martin-L

NA 10941 / 108634 Wooden shoes (B. Smith) DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; Johnny Mathis-BS

NA 10942 / 108635 Home run man (Jimmy Martin-Buck White) 32031 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Benjamin Edward 'Benny' Martin-f; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums; 'Country' Johnny Mathis-V



19600114

14 January 1960, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 00:30-04:00

NA 10943 / 108636 Who'll sing for me (Thomas J. Farris) 31987 DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; Johnny Mathis-BS

NA 10944 / 108637 God is always the same (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31376 DL-75226
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 10945 / 108638 All the good times are past and gone (Trad.) DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 10946 / 108639 You don't know my mind (Jimmie Skinner) 31157 DL-4016
J. Martin-L

NA 10947 / 108640 Homesick (Billy Cole) DL-4016
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D.' Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Benjamin Edward 'Benny' Martin-f; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums; 'Country' Johnny Mathis-V



19600123

23 January, Thrill Jockey reissue of live show, Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Hall, Shreveport, La.,

[01] Homesick (Billy Cole) thrill 145
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19600508

8 May 1960, Thrill Jockey reissue of live show, Sunset Park, London Grove, Pa.,

[01] Sophronie thrill 145
J. Martin-L

[02] Foggy old London thrill 145
J. Martin-L

[03] Hit parade of love thrill 145
J. Martin-L

[04] Who'll sing for me thrill 145
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19600817.1

17 August 1960, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 19:30-22:30

NA 11229 / 109506 Old fashioned Christmas (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31176 DL-4343
J. Martin-L; H. Hooven-BS

NA 11230 / 109507 Hi-de diddle (Sam Humphrey-Jimmy Martin) 31234 DL-4769
J. Martin-L; chorus: C. Holt; Doug Kirkham; Millie Kirkham; Marijohn Wilkin

NA 11231 / 109508 Donít cry to me (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31414 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 11232 / 109509 My walking shoes (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31234 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B; H. Hooven-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Herbert 'Herb' Hooven-f; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums; Culley Holt, Douglas G. 'Doug' Kirkham, Mildred 'Millie' Kirkham, Marijohn Wilkin-V chorus



19600817.2

17 August 1960, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 22:30- 01:30

NA 11233 / 109510 Hold to God's unchanging hand (Trad.) 31176 DL-75226
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 11234 / 109511 Undo what's been done (Jimmy Martin-Sam Humphrey) DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; J. D. Crowe-B

NA 11235 / 109512 Deep river (Paul Williams-Sam Humphrey) 31186 BCD-15705
P. Williams-L

NA 11236 / 109513 What was I supposed to do (Paul Williams-Sam Humphrey) 31186 BCD-15705
J. Martin-LC; P. Williams-LV/TC

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D." Crowe-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Herbert 'Herb' Hooven-f; Walter L. 'Hank' 'Sugarfoot' Garland-electric g; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums



19610711

11 July 1961, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 11610 / 110832 I can, I will, I do believe (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31311 DL-4285
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

NA 11611 / 110833 There was a love (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31311 DL-4285
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

NA 11612 / 110834 Poor little bull frog (Paul Williams-Jimmy Martin) 31414 BCD-15705
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

NA 11613 / 110835 Steppin' stones (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-4285
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T/LV; Lois Johnson-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Paul Craft-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums; Kirk Hansard, Lois Johnson-V



19611030.1

30 October 1961, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:30

NA 11791 / 111320 There ain't nobody gonna miss when I'm gone (Harry McAuliffe) DL-4285
P. Williams-LV/TC; J. Martin-LC

NA 11792 / 111321 Little angels in Heaven (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; P. Craft-B

NA 11793 / 111322 Pretending I don't care (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) ED-2752 DL-4285
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; P. Craft-B

NA 11794 / 111323 Leavin' town (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31629 DL-4285
J. Martin-L

NA 11795 / 111324 Don't give your heart to a rambler (Jimmie Skinner) DL-4285
J. Martin-L

NA 11796 / 111325 God guide our leader's hand (Jimmy Martin-Tex Climer-Paul Williams) 31376 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Paul Craft-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums



19611030.2

30 October 1961, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 19:00- 22:30

NA 11797 / 111326 Train 45 (G.B. Grayson) DL-4285
(Instrumental)

NA 11798 / 111327 Mr. Engineer (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-4769
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 11799 / 111328 This world is not my home (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 11800 / 111329 Drink up and go home (Freddie Hart) DL-4285
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; P. Craft-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Paul Craft-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums



19620829

29 August 1962, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 12167 / 112553 Lord I'm coming home (Trad.) DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Kirk Hansard-BS; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12168 / 112554 Goodbye (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31987 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Kirk Hansard-BS; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12169 / 112555 Pray the clouds away (Jimmy Martin) 32092 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Kirk Hansard-BS; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12170 / 112556 Give me the roses now (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 32092 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Kirk Hansard-BS; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12171 / 112557 Prayer bells of Heaven (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31442 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Kirk Hansard-BS; Lois Johnson-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-sb; Kirk Hansard, Lois Johnson-V



19620830

30 August 1962, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 12172 / 112558 Give me your hand (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 32517 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 12173 / 112559 Stormy waters (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-75226
P. Williams-L; J. Martin-LT

NA 12174 / 112560 What would you give in exchange (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 12175 / 112561 Shut-in's prayer (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31442 DL-4360
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12176 / 112562 A beautiful life (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; B. Emerson-B; Lois Johnson-HB

NA 12177 / 112563 Little white church (Eugene Wellman) 32517 DL-4360
P. Williams-T/HLV; J. Martin-LC; Lois Johnson-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-sb; Kirk Hansard-drums [12172-74 only]; Lois Johnson-V



19620831

31 August 1962, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 12180 / 112585 The old man's drunk again (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) 31461 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

NA 12181 / 112586 Moonshine Hollow (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams-Norman Vaughn) 32461 DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

NA 12182 / 112587 Hey lonesome (Jimmy Martin-Sam Humphrey) 31461 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; B. Emerson-B/Unison

NA 12183 / 112588 Tennessee (Jimmy Martin-Doyle Neikirk) 32300 DL-75343
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; Lois Johnson-HB; Kirk Hansard-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-sb; Douglas G. 'Doug' Kirkham-drums; Kirk Hansard, Lois Johnson- V



19630917

17 September 1963, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 12660 / 114032 Widow maker (Penny Jay-Buddy Wilson) 31558 DL-4536
J. Martin-L; J. D. Crowe-T; Penny Jay Morgan-HB; T. Tate-BS

NA 12661 / 114033 I'm thinking tonight of my blue eyes (A.P. Carter) DL-4536
J. Martin-L

NA 12662 / 114034 Red River Valley (Trad.) 31558 DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 12663 / 114035 John Henry (Trad.) DL-4643
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Thomas Grady Martin-lead g; James Dee 'J. D.' Crowe-bj; William Warner 'Bill' Torbert-m; Clarence E. 'Tater' Tate-f; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-sb; Douglas G. 'Doug' Kirkham- drums; Helen 'Penny Jay' Morgan-V



19640212

12 February 1964, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 12836 / 114530 Truck driving man (Terry Fell) DL-4536
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; M. Miller-B

NA 12837 / 114531 There's more pretty girls than one (Trad.) DL-4536
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

NA 12838 / 114532 Six days on the road (Earl Green-Bob Montgomery) DL-4536
J. Martin-L

NA 12839 / 114533 Truck driver's queen (Charlie Moore-Bill Napier) 33021 DL-4536
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Meredith E. 'Mike' Miller-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman-drums



19640422

22 April 1964, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 18:00-21:00

NA 12912 / 114820 I'd rather have America (Penny Jay) 31629 DL-4643
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB; Penny Jay Morgan-vocals

NA 12913 / 114821 Little robin (Hank Cochran) MCA 435
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

NA 12914 / 114822 There's better times a'coming (Cal Veale) 40449 DL-4643
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; M. Miller-B

NA 12915 / 114823 20/20 vision (Milton Estes-Joe Allison) 31748 DL-4643
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Thomas Grady Martin-lead g; Meredith E. 'Mike' Miller-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums; Helen 'Penny Jay' Morgan-V



19640813

13 August 1964, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 13041 / 115164 Guitar picking president (Thomas Hall) 31680 DL-4643
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

NA 13042 / 115165 It takes one to know one (Harlan Howard-Freddie Hart) 31680 DL-4643
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; M. Miller-B

NA 13043 / 115166 Sunny side of the mountain (Harry McAuliffe-Bobby Gregory) 31748 DL-4643
J. Martin-L

NA 13044 / 115167 Snow white grave (M.F. Turner-Roy Duke) DL-4643
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Thomas Grady Martin-lead g; Meredith E. 'Mike' Miller-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-sb; Murrey M. 'Buddy' Harman, Jr.-drums



19650309

9 March 1965, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-17:00

NA 13341 / 115783 Poor Ellen Smith (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny) DL-4643
J. Martin-L

NA 13342 / 115784 Shenandoah waltz (Clyde Moody-Chubby Wise) DL-4643

NA 13343 / 115785 I'm coming back but I don't know when (Charlie Monroe) DL-4643
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

NA 13344 / 115786 In the pines (Jimmie Davis-Clayton McMichen-Slim Bryant) DL-4643
J. Martin-L; M. Miller-T; V. Derrick-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Meredith E. 'Mike' Miller-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Benjamin Edward 'Benny' Martin-f [13342 only]; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman- drums



19650708

7 August 1965, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 18:00-21:00

NA 13663 / 116336 The last song (L.E. White-Jimmy Martin) 31846 DL-4769
J. Martin-L

NA 13664 / 116337 Sweet Dixie (Bill Emerson-Jimmy Martin) 31846 DL-4769
(Instrumental)

NA 13665 / 116338 Wild Indian (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny) 32201 DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 13666 / 116339 Run boy run (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny) 31921 DL-4769

NA 13667 / 116340 Theme time (Jimmy Martin-Bill Emerson-Paul Williams) 40237 DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 13668 / 116341 Orange Blossom Special (Ervin Rouse) DL-4891
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; Earl Moses Taylor-m; Vernon Derrick-f; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums



19650903

3 September 1965, Decca session, Cantrell's Horse Farm, Fincastle, Va.,

[01] Poor Ellen Smith thrill 145
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; other personnel not known



19651222

22 December 1965, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 14:00-15:00

NA 13848 / 116868 I can't quit cigarettes (Jerry Crutchfield-Billy Kitchen) 31921 DL-4769
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; B. Emerson-B; B. Torbert-coughing

NA 13849 / 116869 Lost highway (Leon Payne) DL-4769
J. Martin-L

NA 13850 / 116870 The good things out weigh the bad (Jake Lambert-Burkett Graves) DL-4769
J. Martin-L

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Harold Ray Bradley-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; William Warner 'Bill' Torbert-m; Vernon Derrick-f/m [13848 only]; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums



19660110

10 January 1966, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 10:00-13:00

NA 13866 / 116906 The summer's come and gone (Bill Monroe) DL-4769
J. Martin-L; B. Emerson-T; V. Torbert-HB

NA 13867 / 116907 Fraulein (Lawton Williams) DL-4769
J. Martin-L

NA 13868 / 116908 You're gonna change (or I'm gonna leave) (Hank Williams) 32031 DL-4769
J. Martin-L

NA 13869 / 116909 Tennessee waltz (Pee Wee King-Redd Stewart) DL-4769
J. Martin-L

NA 13870 / 116910 Little Maggie, she's so sweet (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny-Bill Emerson) DL-4891

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; William Hundley 'Bill' Emerson-bj; William Warner 'Bill' Torbert-m; Vernon Derrick-f/m [13870 only]; Floyd Taylor 'Lightnin' Chance-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman- drums



19661122

22 November 1966, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 14361 / 118211 Big country (Vernon Derrick-Jimmy Martin) 32132 DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 14362 / 118212 Red rooster (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny) 32461 DL-4891

NA 14363 / 118213 Crow on the banjo (J.D. Crowe-Jimmy Martin) DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 14364 / 118214 You are my sunshine (Jimmie Davis-Charles Mitchell) DL-4891

NA 14365 / 118215 Going up Dry Branch (Jimmy Martin-Buddy Spicher) DL-4891
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; James Dee 'J. D.' Crowe-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Norman Keith 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Robert 'Bill' Yates-sb; Leonard B. 'Len' 'Snuffy' Miller-drums



19670207

7 February 1967, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 14490 / 118610 Living like a fool (Jerry Crutchfield-Buckley Maxwell) 32132 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; V. Jordon-B; B. Yates-BS

NA 14491 / 118611 Union County (Jimmy Martin-Harold Donny) DL-4891
(Instrumental)

NA 14492 / 118612 Uptown blues (Jimmy Martin-Buddy Spicher) DL-4891
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Leon Rhodes-lead g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Norman Keith 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Robert 'Bill' Yates-sb; Leonard B. 'Len' 'Snuffy' Miller- drums



19670809

9 August 1967, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 14765 / 119319 Goin' ape (over you) (Abe Mulkey-Bruce Delaney) 32201 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; R. Yarbrough-B; B. Yates-BS

NA 14766 / 119320 Steal away somewhere and die (Earle Younger-Jimmy Martin) 32300 DL-74996
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; R. Yarbrough-B; B. Yates-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Raymond Q. 'Ray' Edenton-lead g; Rual Holt Yarbrough-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Vassar G. Clements-f; Robert 'Bill' Yates-sb; Leonard B. 'Len' 'Snuffy' Miller-drums



19680725

25 July 1968, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 15218 / 120647 Freeborn man (Keith Allison-Mark Lindsay) 32378 DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 15219 / 120648 Losing you (Jimmy Martin-Edria Humphrey) 32378 DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; V. Derrick-HB

NA 15220 / 120649 Just an old standby BCD-15705
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T

NA 15221 / 120650 Slowly (Webb Pierce-Tommy Hill) DL-75116
J. Martin-L; P. Williams-T; V. Derrick-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Raymond Q. 'Ray' Edenton-lead g; Chris R. Warner-bj; Paul McCoy Humphrey 'Williams'-m; Vernon Derrick-f; Robert 'Bill' Yates-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman- drums



19690502

2 May 1969, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 15601 / 121615 Lonesome prison blues (Jimmy Martin-H. Donny) 32934 DL-75116
J. Martin-L

NA 15602 / 121616 Shackles and chains (Jimmie Davis) 32553 DL-75116
J. Martin-L

NA 15603 / 121617 Doin' my time (Jimmie Skinner) DL-75116
J. Martin-L

NA 15604 / 121618 Milwaukee, here I come (Lee Fikes) 32553 DL-75116
J. Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; C. R. Warner-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; B. Yates-BS

NA 15605 / 121619 Arab bounce (Vernon Derrick-Jimmy Martin) 32674 DL-75116
(Instrumental)

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Chris R. Warner-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Norman Keith 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Robert 'Bill' Yates-sb; William Paul 'Willie' Ackerman-drums; Gloria Belle Flickinger-V [15604 only]



19700303

3 March 1970, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 15919 / 122526 Homesick and lonesome (Hank Williams-Hank Williams Jr.) 33021 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB

NA 15920 / 122527 I've got my future on ice (Jerry Crutchfield-Edna Humphrey) 32674 DL-75343
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB

NA 15921 / 122528 Midnight rambler (Jimmy Martin) 32750 DL-75343
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Unknown-BS

NA 15922 / 122529 Between fire and water (Eddie Seiler-Sol Marcus-Ralph Care) 32750 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Alan Munde-bj; Doyle Lawson-m; Vernon Derrick-f; Joseph L. 'Joe' Edwards-db; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-electric bs; Ernest Glen Davis-drums; Gloria Belle Flickinger-V; unknown-V



19700505

5 May 1970, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 18:00-21:30

NA 16080 / 122837 Singing all day and dinner on the ground (Jimmy Martin-Bill Yates) 32731 DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

NA 16081 / 122838 Lift your eyes to Jesus (Jimmy Martin-Vernon Derrick-Glen Click) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

NA 16082 / 122839 Shake hands with mother again (W.A. Berry) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

NA 16083 / 122840 When the Savior reached down for me (G.E. Wright) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

NA 16084 / 122841 Help thy brother (Jimmy Martin-Vernon Derrick-Glen Click) 32731 DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

NA 16085 / 122842 My Lord keeps a record (Carl Story-William York) DL-75226
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; V. Derrick-B; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Alan Munde-bj; Doyle Lawson-m; Vernon Derrick-f; Joseph S. 'Joe' Zinkan-sb; Gloria Belle Flickinger-V; Brent Burkett-V



19710303

3 March 1971, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 18:00-21:00

NA 16369 / 123442 I'd like to be sixteen again (Don Suiter-Chaw Mank-Benny Williams) 32934 DL-75343
J. Martin-L

NA 16370 / 123443 I cried again (Autry Inman) 32820 DL-75343
J. Martin-L

NA 16371 / 123444 Chattanooga dog (Tom T. Hall) 32820 DL-75343
J. Martin-L; D. Lawson-T; Gloria Flickinger-HB; Brent Burkett-BS

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-rhythm g/lead g [16371 only]; James D. 'Jimmy' Capps-g; Alan Munde-bj; Doyle Lawson-m; Kenneth Clayton 'Kenny' Baker-f; Jerry D. Smith-piano; Roy M. 'Junior' Huskey, Jr.-electric bs; Gloria Belle Flickinger-V; Jimmy 'Timmy' Martin, Jr.-V



19730316

16 March 1973, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 17092 / MC 1462 Mary Ann (Johnny Stills-Lonnie Treat) 40147 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

NA 17093 / MC 1463 I buried my future (Jimmy Martin-Benny Williams-Mable Cordle) 40449 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B; Ray W. Martin-BS

NA 17094 / MC 1464 Just plain yellow (Jimmy Martin-Benny Williams-James Kemp) 40147 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

NA 17095 / MC 1465 Fly me to Frisco (Kermit Goell-Larry McCoy) 40237 MCA 435
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Kenneth Dale 'Kenny' Ingram-bj; Ronnie Prevette-m; Norman Keith 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Ray W. Martin-electric bs; Karl T. Himmel-drums



19730617

17 June 1973, Decca session, 7th annual Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, Ind.,

NA 17217 Hit parade of love (Wade Birchfield) MCA2-8002
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

NA 17218 Mary Ann (Johnny Stills-Lonnie Treat) MCA2-8002
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

NA 17219 Sunny side of the mountain (Harry C. McAuliffe-Bobby Gregory) MCA2-8002
J. Martin-L

NA 17220 Freeborn man (K. Allison-M. Lindsay) MCA2-8002
J. Martin-L

NA 17221 Tennessee (Jimmy Martin-Doyle Neikirk-Paul Williams) MCA2-8002
J. Martin-L; R. Prevette-T; K. Ingram-B

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Ronnie Prevette-m; Kenny Ingram-bj; Paul Mullins-f; Ray Martin-bs



19740410

10 April 1974, Decca session, Producer: Owen Bradley, Bradley's Barn, Mount Juliet, Tenn., 14:00-17:00

NA 17403 / MC 2966 Grave upon the green hillside (Wiley & Zeke Morris) MCA 435
J. Martin-L; T. Hunter-B; F. Harris-HB

NA 17404 / MC 2967 Lost to a stranger (Hylo Brown) 40338 MCA 435
J. Martin-L

NA 17405 / MC 2968 Beautiful brown eyes (A. Smith-A. Delmore-A. Caphart) BCD-15705
Lisa Sarah Martin-L; J. Martin-LT

NA 17406 / MC 2968 You are my sunshine (Jimmie Davis-Charles Mitchell) 40338 MCA 435
Lisa Sarah Martin-L; J. Martin-LT

James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Thomas H. 'Tommy' Hunter-bj; Freddie Harris-m; Norman Keith 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Ray W. Martin-electric bs; Ernest Glen Davis-drums; Lisa Sarah Martin-V [17405-06 only]



19750523

23-25 May 1975, Live festival recording for MCA, Ralph Stanley's Bluegrass Festival, McClure, VA,

[01] The white dove (C. Stanley) SLP 1554-55
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

Ralph Stanley-bj; Keith Whitley-g; Ricky Lee-g; Curly Ray Cline-f; Jack Cooke-sb



19780000.1

1978, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

SD-S 7921 I'm a bluegrass singing man (Jimmie Skinner; Power Play Music, BMI) GT4-9004 GT-0067
J. Martin-L; G. Belle-V

SD-S 7923 Run Pete run (J. Martin-F. Woodring; Power Play Music, BMI) GT4-9004 GT-0067
J. Martin-L; G. Belle-V

Jimmy Martin-g; Chris Warner-bj; J. D. Crowe-bj; Kenny Ingram-bj; Robbie Blake-m; Gene Wooten-db; Blaine Sprouse-f; Red Taylor-f; Tommy Haglund-f; Roy Husky-sb; Glen Davis?-drums; Ron Stroupe-drums; Gloria Belle-V



19780000.2

1978, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 8120 Widow maker (P. Jay-B. Wilson; Troy Martin Music, BMI) GT4-2130 GT-0003
J. Martin-L

G 8121 Truck driving man GT4-2130 DCD-7863
J. Martin-L

G 8122 Free born man (K. Allison-M. Lindsey; Boom Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[04] Honey, you don't know my mind (J. Skinner; Fred Rose Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

G 8124 One woman man GT4-9020 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

[06] White dove (F. Fenton; Power Play Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[07] Uncle Pen (B. Monroe; Belinda Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[08] Rollin' in my sweet baby's arms (L. Flatt; Peer International, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[09] Taylor made Sally good (R. Taylor-J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[10] Blue moon of Kentucky (B. Monroe; APRS, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

G 8130 Sunny side of the mountain (H. McAuliffe-B. Gregory; Janon Music, ASCAP) GT4-2131 GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[12] Foggy Mountain breakdown (L. Flatt-E. Scruggs; Peer International, BMI) GT-0003
(Instrumental)

[13] Goodbye old pal (F. Fenton; Power Play Music, BMI) GT-0003
J. Martin-L

[14] Big country (J. Martin-V. Derrick; Power Play Music, BMI) GT-0003
(Instrumental)

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Vernon Derrick-f/m; J. T. Gray-sb; Terry Smith-sb



19780000.3

1978, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

SD-S 8978 I can't give my heart again GT4-9020 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Vernon Derrick-f/m; J. T. Gray-sb; Terry Smith-sb



19780000.4

1978, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

[01] Old fashioned Christmas PO-317
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; other personnel not known



19790000

1979, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 9223 Ocean of diamonds (Cliff Carnahan) GT4-2131 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

G 9222 20/20 vision (Joe Allison-Milton Estes) GT4-2132 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Vernon Derrick-f/m; J. T. Gray-sb; Terry Smith-sb



19790700

July 1979, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 9143 Will the circle be unbroken (Jimmy Martin) GT4-2132 GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[02] The voice of my Savior (Jimmy Martin-Raymond Long) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[03] I like to hear them preach it (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[04] Give me the roses today (Jimmy Martin) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[05] Prayer bells of Heaven (Jimmy Martin-Paul Williams) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[06] Get in line brother (Lester Flatt) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[07] Who will sing for me (Jimmy Martin) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[08] God guide our leader's hand (Jimmy Martin-T. Climer-Paul Williams) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[09] Is there room for me (G. Sherry) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[10] The unclouded day (Jimmy Martin) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[11] Don't fill a drunkard's grave (Jimmy Martin) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[12] Stormy waters (Jimmy Martin) GT-0059
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Doyle Lawson-m; Bill Yates-sb; Don Coburn-drums



1980

1980, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

[01] Christmas time's a coming GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[01] Lord, we sure need some rainbows in December GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[02] Jingle bells GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[03] To mother, at Christmas GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[04] Silent night GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[05] Daddy, will Santa Claus ever have to die GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[06] Christmas is everywhere except in my heart GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[07] Will we have room for Jesus GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[08] Rudolph the red nosed reindeer GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

[09] Blue Christmas GT-0076
J. Martin-L; Lisa Martin-L; V. Derrick-T; K. Ingram-B

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Vernon Derrick-m; Benny Williams-f; Gene Wooten-db; Terry Smith-bs; Glen Davis-drums



19800303

3 March 1980, Gusto session, Producer: Tommy Hill, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 9576 Roll on buddy, roll on (Arr. J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9577 I'm coming back but I don't know when (C. Monroe) CD 3002-2
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9578 I'm going down the road (Arr. J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9579 Rabbit in the log (Arr. J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9580 In the pines (Arr. J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9581 Footprints in the snow (Arr. J. Martin; Power Play Music, BMI) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9582 Sunny side of the mountain CD 3002-2
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

[08] Don't let your sweet love die (C. Van Ness-Z. Manners) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

Jimmy Martin-g; Chris Warner-bj; other personnel not known



19800304

4 March 1980, Gusto session, Producer: Tommy Hill, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 9583 God gave you to me (R. Stanley) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9584 Stone walls & steel bars (Pennington-Marcum) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9585 I only exist (J. Stanley-Joyce Morris) GT 0077
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

G 9586 Old cross road CD 3002-2
J. Martin-L; R. Stanley-T

[05] Darling brown eyes (O. Thorpe-R. Stanley) GT 0077
R. Stanley-T

Jimmy Martin-g; Chris Warner-bj; other personnel not known



19800400

Spring 1980, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

G 9501 Water the flowers (B. Craig-C. Craig) GT4-9029 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

G 9502 Please play the juke box (Jimmy Martin-Vernon Derrick) GT4-9029 GT-0095
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Chris Warner-bj; J. D. Crowe-bj; Kenny Ingram-bj; Robbie Blake-m; Gene Wooten-db; Blaine Sprouse-f; Red Taylor-f; Tommy Haglund-f; Roy Husky-sb; Glen Davis?-drums; Ron Stroupe- drums



19800500

Spring 1980, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

[01] Moonlight love (Albert Sherman-David Miller) GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[02] Who's calling you sweetheart tonight (Charlie Monroe) GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[03] Beautiful brown eyes GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[04] Play me some George Jones songs GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[05] Pete, the best coon dog in the state of Tennessee (Tom T. Hall) GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[06] Knoxville girl GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[07] Eagle eye Tom GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[08] Lover's lane GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[09] Sweet little Maggie GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

[10] Don't let your sweet love die GT-0067
J. Martin-L; Gloria Belle-V

Jimmy Martin-g; Chris Warner-bj; other personnel not known



19810000

1978-1981, Gusto session, Gusto Recording Studio, 3557 Dickerson Road, Nashville, Tenn.,

[01] I know you're married but I love you still (Don Reno-Mac Magaha) GT-0095
J. Martin-L

[02] Will you be lovin' another man (Bill Monroe) GT-0095
J. Martin-L

[03] Down the road (Lester Flatt-Earl Scruggs) GT-0095
J. Martin-L

[04] What a way to go (Jim Munday) GT-0095
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Kenny Ingram-bj; Vernon Derrick-f/m; J. T. Gray-sb; Terry Smith-sb



19900000

1990, Sunny Mountain Music session, unknown,

[01] Sophronie SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[02] It takes one to know one SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[03] Lost to a stranger SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[04] Widow maker SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[05] Shake hands with mother again SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[06] Free born man SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[07] Ocean of diamonds SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[08] You don't know my mind SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[09] Pete, the best coondog in the state of Tennessee SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[10] 20/20 vision (Joe Allison-Milton Estes) SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[11] Sunny side of the mountain SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

[12] Will the circle be unbroken SMM-7882
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Lynwood Lunsford-bj; Audie Blaylock-m; Vernon Derrick-f; David Nance-db; Ray Martin-bs; Bert Hoffman-drums



19920000

1992, Sunny Mountain Music session, unknown location

[01] Got it made in the shade if a tree don't fall
J. Martin-L

[02] Don't let me cross over
J. Martin-L

[03] Rose of old Kentucky
J. Martin-L

[04] If we never meet again this side of Heaven
J. Martin-L

[05] Darlin' Cory
J. Martin-L; R. Skaggs-T

[06] Sunny side of the mountain
J. Martin-L

[07] My little woman loves the devil out of me
J. Martin-L

[08] Mansion on the hill (Joe Allison-Milton Estes)
J. Martin-L

[09] Fraulein
J. Martin-L

[10] Made in the shade (if a tree don't fall)
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; other personnel not known



20000616

6 June 2000, Thrill Jockey issue of live concert, Bill Monroe Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, Ind.,

[01] You don't know my mind thrill 145
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Larry Wallace?-bj; other personnel not known



20001110

10 November 2000, Thrill Jockey issue of live concert, Jimmy Martin's Living Room, Hermitage, TN,

[01] Time has made a change thrill 145
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Larry Wallace?-bj; other personnel not known



20001111

11 November 2000, Thrill Jockey issue of live concert, Tazewell High School, Tazewell, TN,

[01] Free born man thrill 145
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; Larry Wallace?-bj; other personnel not known



20010616

16 June 2001, Thrill Jockey issue of live concert, Bill Monroe Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, IN,

[01] Brakeman's blues thrill 145
J. Martin-L

Jimmy Martin-g; other personnel not known



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