Devil in the Bayou - The Gold Star Recordings

Devil in the Bayou - The Gold Star Recordings

by Harry Choates

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Release Date:
Bear Family

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Disc 1

  1. Jole Blon (Pretty Blond)
  2. Louisiana Boogie
  3. Poor Hobo
  4. Port Arthur Waltz
  5. Dragging the Bow
  6. Tondelay
  7. Basile Waltz
  8. It Won't Be Long
  9. Louisiana
  10. Cajun Hop (Les Blues de Port Arthur)
  11. Allons a Lafayette
  12. Harry Choates Special
  13. Wrong Keyhole (The Right Key (But the Wrong Keyhole))
  14. San Antonio Waltz
  15. Honky-Tonking Days
  16. Everybody's Waltz (Wednesday Night Waltz)
  17. I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
  18. Have You Heard the News (Good Rockin' Tonight)
  19. Joe Turner
  20. Nobody Cares for Me
  21. Old Cow Blues (Milk Cow Blues)
  22. Devil in the Bayou
  23. Chere Meon
  24. Bayou Pon Pon (Bear Creek Hop)
  25. Harry Choates Blues
  26. Te Petite (T'Est Petite et Mignonne)
  27. Fa-De-Do Stomp (Fais Do-Do Stomp)
  28. Rubber Dolly
  29. Jole Blon

Disc 2

  1. Honky-Tonking Days
  2. Lawtell Waltz
  3. Maggie Waltz (When You and I Were Young Maggie)
  4. Mari Jole Blon
  5. Gulf Coast Waltz
  6. Missing You
  7. Rye Whiskey
  8. Sidewalk Waltz
  9. Oh Meon
  10. Corpus Christi Waltz
  11. Jolie Blon's Gone
  12. Valse de Lake Charles
  13. Hackberry Hop
  14. Je Pase Durvan' Ta Port (I'll Pass in Front of Your Door) (J'Ai ...)
  15. Tip-E-Te Tip-E-Ta Ameon (You're Cute and You're Little) (T'Est ...)
  16. Poor Hobo
  17. Jole Brun (Pretty Brunette)
  18. Yes, I Love You
  19. O.S.T. Gal
  20. A Little High Chair
  21. The Old Ice Man
  22. I Know You Feel the Way I Do
  23. Lake Charles Shuffle
  24. I've Grown So Lonely for You
  25. Gran P'rairie (Cajun Hop)
  26. La Polka a Gilbert (Old Time Polka)
  27. Le Veuve de la Coulee (Cajun Hop)
  28. Les Tete Fille Lafayette (Cajun Hop)

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Harry Choates   Primary Artist,Fiddle,Guitar,Vocals
Link Davis   Tenor Saxophone,Vocals
Joe Manuel   Vocals,Tenor Banjo
Crawford Vincent   Drums
B.D. Williams   Bass,Rhythm Guitar
Abe Manuel   Rhythm Guitar
Harold "Popeye" Brussard   Piano,Vocals
Leroy "Happy Fats" LeBlanc   Bass,Vocals
Jonnny Holland   Drums
Ernest Benoit   Vocals
Carrol Broussard   Steel Guitar
Joseph "Pee Wee" Brussard   Tenor Banjo
Milton "Pee Wee" Calhoun   Accordion
Ray Clark   Steel Guitar,Vocals
Amos Comeaux   Drums
Arthur "Art" Deorio   Piano
Arthur Duhon   Rhythm Guitar,Vocals
Francis "Red" Fabacher   Steel Guitar
William D. "Bill" Floyd   Rhythm Guitar,Vocals
James "Jimmie" Foster   Bass
Mateo "Matt" Garza   Bass
Amos Hebert   Steel Guitar
Junior Keelan   Bass
Charles "Larry Nolan" Kegler   Steel Guitar,Vocals
Stafford "Sandy" Lormand   Rhythm Guitar,Vocal Harmony
Ronald R. "Pee Wee" Lyons   Steel Guitar
Grady Mann   Bass,Vocals
Johnnie Ruth Manuel   Piano,Vocals
Wilbur L. "Pee Wee" Maples   Rhythm Guitar,Vocal Harmony
Pietro L. "Pete" Marchiando   Accordion
Herschel Marson   Drums
Cecil Mullins   Guitar
Louis "Pee Wee Hall" Oltremari   Accordion
Reagan Parchman   Steel Guitar
Esmond A. "Eddie" Pursley   Acoustic Guitar,Rhythm Guitar,Vocal Harmony
Earl Rebert   Guitar,Steel Guitar
Curzy "Porkchop" Roy   Drums
Sue Romero   Bass
Charles Slagle   Tenor Banjo
William D. "Bill" Slay   Piano
Sleepy   Fiddle

Technical Credits

Roy Brown   Composer
Harry Choates   Arranger,Composer
Link Davis   Arranger
Andy Razaf   Composer
Clyde Brewer   Illustrations
Joe Manuel   Arranger
Eli Oberstein   Producer
Bill Quinn   Composer,Producer
Crawford Vincent   Illustrations
Will Weldon   Composer
Clarence Williams   Composer
Frank Walker   Producer
Curt Massey   Composer
Leo Soileau   Composer
Dave Sax   Reissue Producer
Tom Sims   Illustrations
Harold "Popeye" Brussard   Composer
Jurgen Koop   Illustrations
Kevin Coffey   Illustrations
Leroy "Happy Fats" LeBlanc   Composer
Buddy Dee   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Doug Hanners   Illustrations
Andrew Brown   Reissue Producer,Illustrations,Biographical Notes
Jim Grabowski   Illustrations
Dan Hornsby   Producer
Tugba Bodur   Producer
Virgel Bozman   Producer
Carrol Broussard   Illustrations
Ira Taubenauer   Artwork
Ray Clark   Composer
Ivy Gaspard   Illustrations
Tim Knight   Illustrations
Jimmy Mercer   Producer

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