Red = Artists I have met


AUGIE MEYERS
Born: n/a
Songs: Various, both as solo artist and as prominent member of the Sir Douglas Quintet.

CLIFTON CHENIER
Born: n/a
Songs: All Night Long/Boppin' The Rock/The Cat's Dreamin'/Clifton's Squeeze-Box Boogie/Eh, Petite Fille/Everybody Calls Me Crazy/Goodbye Baby/Hey Ma Ma/If I Ever Get Lucky/I'm On My Way/It Happened So Fast/Night And Day My Love/Opelousas Hop/Rockin' Accordian/Things Have Changed Now/The Things I Did For You/Think It Over/Why Did You Go Last Night/Worried Life Blues/Yesterday/Zodico Stomp - just to mention a few.

COOKIE & THE CUPCAKES aka the Boogie Ramblers
Members: Huey "Cookie" Thierry, vocals/saxophone; Shelton Dunaway, vocals/tenor saxophone/trumpet; Sidney Reynaud, tenor saxophone; Ernest Jacobs, piano; Marshall Laday, guitar; Joe Landry, bass; Ivory Jackson, drums.
Rec for Goldband, Khoury, Lyric, Judd (leased), Chess (leased).
Songs: All My Loving, Baby/Breaking Up Is Hard To Do/Cindy Lou/Close Up The Back Door/Even Though/Feel So Good/Franko Chinese Cha-Cha/Got You On My Mind/I Cried/I Heard That Story Before/I'm Twisted/Just One Kiss/Mary Lou Doing The Pop-Eye/Mathilda/Trouble In My Life/Until Then/Walking Down The Aisle

DOUG SAHM aka Sir Douglas
Born: n/a - Died: Nov. 18, 1999, Taos, New Mexico
Trivia: The Sir Douglas Quintet was formed in 1964.
Songs as Sir Douglas Quintet: Adios Mexico/Anymore/At The Crossroads/Border Wave/Can't Go Back To Austin/Carol Jane/Down On The Border/Drivin' Wheel/Dynamite Woman/Emotional Goner/Glad For Your Sake/Henrietta/In The Jailhouse Now/Knock On Wood/Let's Don't Waste A Minute/Mendicino/My Girl/One Way, Crash Course Love Affair/Papa Ain't Salty/Que Paso/San Antonio Boogie/She Digs My Love/She's About A Mover/Sheila Tequila/Sleep Walk/Starry Eyes/Sugar Bee/Tejano/Wasted Days And Wasted Nights/We'll Never Tell/Who Were You Thinking Of?
Song as Little Doug: A Real American Joe
Songs as Doug Sahm: Ain't Into Lettin' You Go/All The Way To Nothing/Blues Stay Away From Me/Can't Fake It/Crazy Crazy Feelin'/Crazy Daisy/Faded Love/Hangin' On By A Thread/Hell Of A Spell/I Don't Mind At All/I'll Take Care Of You/Me And Pau/Next Time You See Me/Nothin' But The Blues/The Things I Used To Do/Tunnel Vision/Two Hearts In Love/Why Why Why

FREDDY FENDER (Baldemar Huerta)
Born: 1936, San Benito, TX.
Songs: Before The Next Teardrop Falls/Begging To You/Black Shirt/Breaking Up Is Hard/Cajun Stomp/Cielito Lindo Is My Lady/Coming Home Soon/Crazy Kat/Don't Do It Darling/Gimme Another Tequila/Going Out With The Tide/I'm Gonna Leave/I'm Leaving It All Up To You/If You're Ever In Texas/Just Because/Little Mama/Louisiana Woman/Loving Cajun Style/Mathilda/Mean Woman/My Happiness/My Happy Days Have Gone/My River/My Special Prayer/Only One/Rock Down In My Shoe/San Antonio Rock/She's About A Mover/Since I Met You Baby/Squeeze Box/Sweet Summer Day/Vaya Con Dios/Walking Piece Of Heaven/Wasted Days And Wasted Nights/We've Got To Stop And Think It Over/Wild Side Of Life/La Yerba Mala/(You Came In) The Winter Of My Life/Your Loving Couldn't Take The Walking Out Of My Shoes - just to mention a few.

ROCKIN' DUPSEE aka Rockin' Dopsie/Rockin' Dopcee
Born: n/a
Songs: Ay Te-Te-Fee/Cold Cold Nights/Colinda/Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You/Don't You Want A Man Like Me/Dupsee Shuffle/Every Day Goes By/It's All Right/Jambalaya/Lucille/Ma Negresse/Me And My Chauffeur/My Little Girl/Night And Day/Oh Negresses/On My Way Back Home/Rockin' With Dupsee/Run Here To Me Baby/See See Rider/She's My Little Girl/Sugar Bee/Sweetest Things In The World/T'ant Na Na/The Things I Used To Do/This Loneliness/Trouble In Mind/Woman I Don't Want Your Troubles/You Told Me Baby/When I Lost My Little Girl/Worried Life Blues/You Told Me/Zydeco Two-Step - just to mention a few.

ROD BERNARD
Born: Aug 12, 1940, Opelousas, LA.
Rec for various labels - including Carl, Jin, Chess/Argo (leased), Mercury, Hallway.
Songs: Boss Man's Son/Cajun Honey/Colinda/Congratulations To You Darling/Diggy Liggy Lo/Fais Do Do/Forgive/I Might As Well/Loneliness/My Jolie Blonde/Pardon Mr. Gordon/Take Her Back/This Should Go On Forever/Who's Gonna Rock My Baby

RUSTY & DOUG KERSHAW (Russell Lee & Douglas James Kershaw)
Born: Doug, Jan 24, 1936, Tiel Ridge, Louisiana.
Instr: Rusty, guitar & Doug, fiddle.
Trivia: Rusty & Doug first joined brother Nelson "Pee Wee" Kershaw's Continental Playboys. The brothers soon went out as a duo recording for Jay Miller. Pianist Wiley Barkdull teamed up with the Kershaws for innumerable recording sessions. Brotherly differences led to a separation in 1964.
Songs: Cajun Joe (The Bully Of The Bayou)/Diggy Liggy Lo/Going Down The Road/Hey Mae/I Wanna Wanna/I'm Gonna Leave Adieu/Look Around (Take A Look At Me)/Louisiana Man/Make Me Realise/Never Love Again/(Our Own) Jole Blon/Sweet Thing (Tell Me That You Love Me)/What Will You Do
Songs - Rusty lead: I Never Had The Blues/Kary-On Boogie/Love Me To Pieces/Stop Look And Listen
Songs - Doug lead: Let's Get Married Tonight/Nothing Matters Dear
Songs - Rusty, Doug & Wiley: Hey, You There/So Lovely Baby
Songs - Wiley Barkdull lead: I Gotta Brand New Baby/I Have A Feeling It Could Be You/I'm In Love/Kaw-Liga/Mister Love/Rattlesnake/We'll Do It Anyway

WARREN STORM (Warren Joseph Schexnider)
Born: 1937, Lafayette, Louisiana.
Rec for various Jay Miller labels (as well as drummer on some of Miller's sessions), Nasco (leased), DOT.
Songs: Birmingham Jail/Blues Stop Knocking/I'm A Little Boy/If You Don't Want Me/In My Moments Of Sorrow/Kansas City/Mama, Mama, Mama/No, No/Oh, Oh, Baby/Oh Nell/Prisoner's Song/So Long, So Long/Teenage Twist/Thank You So Much/This Should Go On Forever/Troubles, Troubles/Why You Treat Me This Way

The Blues/Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame
The Hillbilly/Country & Western Hall of Fame
The Rockabilly/Rock'n Roll Hall of Fame