Chanteur Country US né Lecil Marty Martin, le 1er décembre 1931 à Sterratt (Texas). Boxcar Willie a débuté au milieu des années soixante sur le label Roto Records, puis il devient Disc-Jockey dans le Nebraska. Boxcar, par ses chansons, est représentatif de son riche univers musical et les années quatre-vingts n'oublieront pas ce personnage attachant et talentueux qui est à la fois la mémoire du passé et le garant du futur. Boxcar Willie est décédé le 12 avril 1999.

Talents : Singer, Songwriter, Guitar

Style musical : Traditional Country

Années en activité :

1910 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 2000

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles

1980 SP COLUMN ONE 1012 (US) Train Medley : Fireball Mail - Train Of Love - Waling Cane - Wreck Of Old '97 - Orange Blossom Special - Wabash Cannonball - Train To Memphis
1982 SP MAIN STREET 951 (US) Bad News / ?
06/1982 SP MAIN STREET B 952 (US) Boxcar WILLIE & Penny DEHAVEN - We Made Memories / To My Baby I'm A Big Star All The Time
1982 SP MAIN STREET 953 (US) Last Train To Heaven / Keep On Rollin' Down The Line
1983 SP MAIN STREET 954 (US) Country Music Nightmare / Train Medley
1983 SP MAIN STREET 93017 (US) The Man I Used To Be / ?
1984 SP MAIN STREET 93020 (US) Not On The Bottom Yet / ?
1984 SP MAIN STREET 93021 (US) Luther / ?
1984 SP MAIN STREET 93023 (US) Whine, Whine, Whine / ?

Albums

1958 LP 12" AHMC AA118 (US) MARTY MARTIN SINGS COUNTRY MUSIC
1970 LP 12" AMERICAN HERITAGE AH-401-7 (US) BOXCAR WILLIE SINGS COUNTRY MUSIC - Boxcar Willie / Mississippi River Queen / This Kind Of Man / Change Of Heart / Picture Of You And Me / River Through Reno / Living Loving Angel / Speed Limit's Thirty / I Hope Your World Don't End / Was It All In Fun / You And Fool / Hey Doctor Man
1977 LP 12" COLUMN ONE ALC-1001 (US) BOXCAR WILLIE - This Is Texas Land / I've Got A Bad Case Of Feelin' Sorry For Me / I Came So Close To Callin' You Last Night / Fragrance Of Her Perfume / Woman You're Just Like Water / Blue Blue Nights Blue Blue Day / Lord Made A Hobo Out Of Me / Blue Eyed Girl Of Berlin / Bull Fighter / Six Pound Fish
1978 LP 12" COLUMN ONE ALC-1004 (US) DADDY WAS A RAILROAD MAN - My Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Papa's Old Pocket Watch / I Love The Sound Of A Whistle / Hot Box Blues / Rusty Guitar Strings / I'm Gettin' Out While I'm Still Country / Day Elvis Died / Country Music Nightmare / I'm Going Back To Texas / She Just Won't Stop Loving Me
1979 LP 12" COLUMN ONE ALC-1006 (US) BOXCAR WILLIE SINGS HANK WILLIAMS & JIMMIE RODGERS - Pan American / I Heard That Lonesome Whistle / Ramblin' Man / I Can't Help It / I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry / T For Texas / Waiting For A Train / Hobo's Meditation / Hobo Bill's Last Ride / TB Blues
1979 LP 12" MAIN STREET ST-71946 (US) BEST LOVED FAVORITES - Blue Moon Of Kentucky / Crazy Arms / In The Jailhouse Now / I Won't Get Over You / Six Days On The Road / Wings Of A Dove / Pistol Packin' Mama / Half As Much / Whistle Ain't Made Of Gold / Almost Persuaded / Louisiana Saturday Night
1980 LP 12" COLUMN ONE ALC-1011 (US) TAKE ME HOME - Take Me Home / Cold Windy City Of Chicago / Lonesome Hobo / Trouble / Hank You Still Make Me Cry / Train Medley / From A Rolls To The Rails / From A Boxcar Door / I Wake Up Every Morning With A Smile On My Face / I Remember Roy Rogers
1980 LP 12" MAIN STREET ST-73000 (US) KING OF THE ROAD - King Of The Road / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Boxcar Blues / Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes / Your Cheatin' Heart / I Saw The Light / Wreck Of The Old 97 / Hank And The Hobo / Peace In The Valley / Mule Train / Hey Good Lookin' / Kaw-Liga / Move It On Over / London Leaves / Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms / Divorce Me C.O.D. / Red River Valley / Heaven / San Antonio Rose
1980 LP 12" WARWICK WW 5084 (UK) KING OF THE ROAD - 20 GREAT TRACKS - King Of The Road / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Boxcar Blues / Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes / Your Cheatin' Heart / I Saw The Light / Wreck Of The Old '97 / Hank And The Hobo / Peace In The Valley / Mule Train / Hey Good Lookin' / Kaw-Liga / Move It On Over / London Leaves / Rolling In My Sweet Baby's Arms / Divorce Me C.O.D. / Red River Valley / Heaven / San Antonio Rose
1980 LP 12" MAIN STREET ST-74210(US) BEST LOVED FAVORITES VOL. 2 - This Ole House / Goodnight Irene / Good Hearted Woman / Cold Cold Heart / Mom And Dad's Waltz / I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blue Eyes / Lovesick Blues / Fraulein / Don't Pretend / I'll Fly Away
1982 LP 12" PICKWICK SHM 3117 (US) THE BEST OF BOXCAR WILLIE - Waiting For A Train / From A Rolls To The Rails / The Lord Made A Hobo Out Of Me / Take Me Home / I Wake Up Every Morning With A Smile On My Face / I Came So Close To Callin' You Last Night / I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry / Lonesome Whistle / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Hot Box Blues / I Can't Help It / The Day Elvis Died / Hank You Still Make Me Cry / Train Medley
1982 LP 12" MAIN STREET ST-73001 (US) LAST TRAIN TO HEAVEN - Last Train To Heaven / Bummin' Around / Bad News / Keep On Rollin' Down The Line / Freight Train Blues / Lonesome Joe / We Made Memories / You Got The Kind Of Love That Grabs A Hold / To My Baby I'm A Big Star All The Time / Don't Blame Me For What Happened Last Night / There's Nothing Like A Good Country Song / Lefty Left Us Lonely
1982 LP 12" MAIN STREET ST-73002 (US) THE BEST OF BOXCAR WILLIE, VOL. ONE - Fireball Mail - Train Of Love - Walking Cane - Wreck Of The Old 97 - Orange Blossom Special - Wabash Cannonball - Night Train To Memphis / From A Boxcar Door / Take Me Home / Cold Windy City Of Chicago / Hank You Still Make Me Cry / From A Rolls To The Rails / Country Music Nightmare / I Can't Help It / I Love The Sound Of A Whistle / Blue Blue Days Blue Blue Nights / Six Pound Fish / T For Texas (Blue Yodel No 1)
1983 LP 12" MAIN STREET MS-9309 (US) ... NOT THE MAN I USED TO BE - Man I Used To Be / Not On The Bottom Yet / Watching A New Love Grow / I Just Gotta Go / Luther / Whine Whistle Whine / Daddy Played Over The Waves / It Ain't No Record / Hobo's Lament / Mr Can You Spare A Dime / No More Trains To Ride
1983 LP 12" HALLMARK SHM 3137 (UK) LIVE IN CONCERT - Wreck Of The Old 97 / Bad News / Freight Train / Bummin' Around / There's Nothing Like A Good Ole Country Song / Heaven / He Stopped Loving Her Today / I Love The Sound Of A Whistle / Mule Train / Cold Cold Heart - Take These Chains From My Heart - Half As Much - I Can't Help It - Your Cheatin' Heart - You Win Again - Wedding Bells - Lovesick Blues - Move It On Over / Wabash Cannonball / Fireball Mail - Everybody's Baby But Mine - Hand Me Down My Walking Cane - I'm Movin' On - I Saw The Light / Lord Made A Hobo Out Of Me - Folsom Prison Blues - Orange Blossom Special - Night Train To Memphis
1985 LP 12" HEARTLAND HL-1075 (US) JESUS MAKES HOMECALLS - Jesus I Need To Talk To You / Swing Low Sweet Chariot / Jesus Makes Homecalls / Marching For Jesus / Somebody Touched Me / Life's Railway To Heaven / How Great Thou Art / How Beautiful Heaven Must Be / Precious Memories
1985 LP 12" HEARTLAND HL-1079 (US) FALLING IN LOVE - Falling In Love / I Shout Hooray / Thank God For Fighting Is Over / Jesus I Need To Talk To You / To Love A Girl Like You / Lord Don't Let Her Go / Maggie / I Want To See My Hometown / Love Is A Fire / Hey Hey Sobreno / Losing My Mind
1986 LP 12" DOT / MCA MCA-39052 (US) BOXCAR WILLIE - Song Of Songs / Dreary Day / Gypsy Lady And The Hobo / Honey I Love You / Cheating Wife / Boxcar's My Home / My Heart's Deep In The Heart Of Texas / Hobo Heaven / Big Freight Train Carry Me Home / Ain't Gonna Be Your Day
1987 LP 12" CASTLE CCSL-159 (US) THE COLLECTION - Lost Highway / We Made Memories / S-U-C-K-E-R / It Ain't No Record / Tomorrow The Sun's Gonna Shine / Sioux City Sue / Living It Up In Washington DC / Blue Blue Nights Blue Blue Days / Hee Haw Honey / Booze Broads And Bad Times / I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry / Your Tip's On The Table Mable / Tennessee Rain / Atomic Bum / Legend Of The Rebel Soldier / Cattle Call / I'm Mad / Depressin' Recession Blues / I Was Kind Of In The Neighborhood / Streamline Cannonball / Everytime Your Love Touches Me / Mansion On The Hill / Old Iron Trail / Waltz Across Texas
1988 LP 12" PICKWICK PWK-068 (US) LIVE AT WEMBLEY - (Boxcar WILIE & FRIENDS) - Anytime - Just A Little Lovin' / Black Mountain Rag / He'll Have To Go / If You've Got The Money (I've Got The Time) / Jambalaya (On The Bayou) / Good Ole Mountain Dew - Coming Round The Mountain - Yall Come - Orange Blossom Special / Peace In The Valley / San Antonio Rose / Steel Guitar Rag / T For Texas / Tennessee Saturday Night / Tennessee Waltz / Waltz Across Texas / Watching A New Love Grow / You Are My Sunshine
1988 LP 12" COUNTRY STORE CST-26 (US) COUNTRY STORE COLLECTION - Gotta Travel On / Wayward Wind / If You've Got The Money (I've Got The Time) / When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again / I Love You Because / Have I Told You Lately That I Love You / Packy / Jambalaya (On The Bayou) / Movin' On / Walking The Floor Over You / Mama Tried / Rock Island Line / Baby We're Really In Love / Will The Circle Be Unbroken
1989 CD RANWOOD 8235 (US) BEST LOVED FAVORITES - Blue Moon Of Kentucky / Crazy Arms / In The Jailhouse Now / I Won't Get Over You / Six Days On The Road / Wings Of A Dove / Pistol Packin' Mama / Half As Much / Whistle Ain't Made Of Gold / Almost Persuaded / Louisiana Saturday Night
198? CD COLORADO 23004 (DE) KING OF THE ROAD
1990 CD BW 18205 (US) JUST TRAIN SONGS - Train Medley / Lonesome Hobo / From A Rolls To The Rails / From A Boxcar Door / I Love The Sound Of A Whistle / Golden Rocket / I'm Movin' On / Wreck Of The Old 97 / Pan American / Waitin' For A Train / Hobo Bill's Last Ride / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Hank And The Hobo / Wabash Cannonbal / Freight Train Blues / Old Iron Trail / Bummin' Around / Lonesome Joe / Ramblin' Man / Rock Island Line / Last Train To Heaven / King Of The Road / Lonesome Whistle / Walkin' Holes In My Shoes / Boxcar Blues
1991 CD BW 18206 (US) TEAR JERKIN' HEART BREAKIN' HILLBILLY - How's That For Leavin' / Only In My Mind / Lonesome Old Town / Long Black Veil Around Her Heart / Forty Nine Nights / Why Do You Want Me / Long Black Limousine / Don't Feel Like Doing Anything / Danny Boy / Reflections Of An Old Man / Cody Wyoming / Nothing Left But Memories / Long Long Train / If I Didn't Love You / Old King Cole
1991 CD BW USA-1991 (US) BOXCAR WILLIE SING THE SPIRITS OF AMERICA - Spirit Of America / My Old Kentucky Home / Dixie / Thank You Old Flag Of Mine / America / North To Alaska / Play The Star Spangled Banner Over Me / Battle Hymn Of The Republic / There's A Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere / Yankee Doodle / America The Beautiful / Battle Of New Orleans
1992 CD BW 18207 (US) ROCKY BOX - Rockin' Bones / Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down / Train Of Love / Maybelline / That's All Right / Sixteen Chickens And A Tambourine / Mystery Train / Pipeliner Blues / No Help Wanted / Haunted House / Hank You're Like Your Daddy / Caribbean / Bony Maronie / Memphis Tennessee / Achy Breaky Heart
1992 CD MCA MCAD-20544 (US) KING OF THE FREIGHT TRAIN - Big Freight Train Carry Me Home / Song Of Songs (with Willie NELSON) / Honey I Love You (with COOPER & Carol LEE) / Boxcar's My Home (with Willie NELSON) / My Heart's Deep In The Heart Of Texas / Ain't Gonna Be Your Day / Hobo Heaven / Cheating Wife / Gypsy Lady And The Hobo / Dreary Day
1993 CD BW 18208 (US) GRASSY BOX - In The Pines / My Rose Of Old Kentucky / Polly Wolly Doodle / John Riley / Masai Mara Stomp / Hobo Till I Die / Amanda Lione / Missouri Took The Misery / Cabin In The Hills / Dim Lights Thick Smoke (And Loud Loud Music) / Kilimanjaro Breakdown
11/1993 CD K-TEL 3190 (US) ROCKY BOX - ROCKABILLY - (Boxcar WILLIE & The SKELETONS) - Rockin' Bones / Mystery Train / No Help Wanted / Memphis / Train Of Love / Bony Maronie / Maybellene / Pipeliner Blues / Hank, You're Like Your Daddy / Achy Breaky Heart
1994 CD BW 18210 (US) HEY MAN - Hey Man / Dick And Jane / Not The End Of Your World / You're Down In The Valley / Rocky Road / Lovin' And Hurtin' / Ain't Gonna Sin No More / Darlin' I Love You / Mr Hank / Drinkin' Up My Mind / My Wife Won't Leave / Blue Love
09/1994 CD MADACY 1401 (US) BOXCAR BLUES - Bad News / Boxcar Blues / Bummin' Around / Country Music Nightmare / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Divorce Me C.O.D. / Don't Blame Me For What Happened Last Night / Don't Let The Stars Get Into Your Eyes / Freight Train Blues / Hank And The Hobo
09/1994 CD MADACY 1408 (US) HOW GREAT THOU ART - Jesus I Need To Talk To You / Swing Low, Sweet Chariot / Jesus Makes House Calls / Closer Walk With Thee / Marching For Jesus / Somebody Touched Me / Life's Railway To Heaven / How Great Thou Art / How Beautiful Heaven Must Be / Precious Memories
09/1994 CD MADACY 1410 (US) TRUCK DRIVING FAVORITES - Freightline Fever / Truck Drivin' Man / Phantom 309 / Truck Drivin' Son Of A Gun / Six Days On The Road / Teddy Bear / White Line Fever / Girl On A Billboard / How Fast Them Trucks Will Go / Trucker's Prayer / Forty Acres / Convoy
09/1994 CD MADACY 1991 (US) SINGS SPIRITS OF AMERICA - Spirit Of America / Old Kentucky Home / Dixie / Thank You Old Flag Of Mine / America The Beautiful / North To Alaska / Play The Star Spangled Banner Over Me / Battle Hymn Of The Republic / There's A Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere / Yankee Doodle / America The Beautiful / The Battle Of New Orleans
09/1994 2 CD MADACY 5418 (US) KING OF THE HOBOES :
CD 1 : Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes / Kaw-Liga / Hey, Good Lookin' / I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With You) / T For Texas (Blue Yodel No. 1) / Peace In The Valley / Red River Valley / San Antonio Rose / King Of The Road / Mule Train
CD 2 : Lonesome Whistle / Day Elvis Died / Wabash Cannonball / Wreck Of The Old '97 / You Are My Sunshine / Your Cheatin' Heart / Boxcar Blues / Country Music Nightmare / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Freight Train Blues
04/1995 CD MADACY 1993 (US) THE BEST OF BOXCAR WILLIE - T For Texas (Blue Yodel No. 1) / Winds Of Yesterday / Lonesome Whistle / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Thru A Boxcar Door / Youth Of Yesterday / In The Pines / Boxcar Blues / Danny Boy / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Spirit Of America / Old Kentucky Home / America The Beautiful / Hobo Till I Die / Long Black Limousine / Hank, You're Like Your Daddy / Polly Wolly Doodle / Reflections Of A Man / Jesse James Robbed Trains / Woman You're Just Like Water / White Line Fever / Six Days On The Road / How Great Thou Art
01/1996 CD BW Y-9923 (US) CHRISTMAS WITH BOXCAR WILLIE - Hee Haw Honey / Blue Christmas / Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer / White Christmas / Silent Night / Timothy The Tow Truck / Santa Fe Sam And Hobo Bill / Jingle Bells / Silver Bells / Don't It Make You Wanna Be A Kid Again
02/1996 CD MADACY 4980 (US)
ACHY BREAKY HEART - Rockin' Bones / Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down / Train Of Love / Maybellene / That's All Right / Sixteen Chickens And A Tambourine / Mystery Train / Pipeliner Blues / No Help Wanted / Haunted House / Hank, You're Like Your Daddy / Achy Breaky Heart
02/1996 CD MASTERS INTERCONTINENTAL 1141 (US) BOXCAR COUNTRY - King Of The Road / Warbash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Boxcar Blues / Your Cheatin' Heart / I Saw The Light / Mule Train / Hey, Good Lookin' / Kaw-Liga / San Antonio Rose
09/1997 CD RANWOOD 3011 (US) BOXCAR'S BEST - This Ol' House / Cold, Cold Heart / Goodnight Irene / Good Hearted Woman / Mom and Dad's Waltz / L.A. Lady / I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blue Eyes / I'll Fly Away / Don't Pretend
04/1998 CD RANWOOD 8272 (US) BEST LOVED FAVORITES, VOL. 2 - This Ol' House / Goodnight Irene / Good Hearted Woman / Cold, Cold Heart / Mom And Dad's Waltz / L.A. Lady / I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blues Eyes / Lovesick Blues / Fraulein / Don't Pretend / I'll Fly Away
02/1999 CD CLEOPATRA 448 (US) TRUCK DRIVIN' SON OF A GUN - Truck Driving Man / Freightline Fever / Phantom 309 / White Line Fever / Convoy / How Fast Them Trucks Will Go / Trucker's Prayer / Teddy Bear / Six Days On The Road / Truck Drivin' Son-Of-A-Gun / Girl On A Billboard / North To Alaska / Forty Acres / Dixie / Yankee Doodle / Battle Hymn Of The Republic
03/2001 CD MASTERS INTERCONTINENTAL 4060 (US) KING OF THE ROAD - King Of The Road / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Boxcar Blues / Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes / Your Cheatin' Heart /  I Saw The Light / Wreck Of The Old 97 / Hank And The Hobo / Mule Train / Hey, Good Lookin' / Kaw-Liga / Move It On Over / London Leaves / Rolling In My Sweet Baby's Arms / Divorce Me C.O.D. / Red River Valley / Heaven / San Antonio Rose / Train Song
07/2004 CD DELTA 32172 (US) SPIRIT OF AMERICA - Spirit Of America / Truck Drivin' Son Of A Gun / White Line Fever / Girl On A Billboard / There's A Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere / Phantom 309 / Six Days On The Road / Home Dixie / Forty Acres / Yankee Doodle / Teddy Bear / Battle Hymn Of The Republic
07/2004 CD LASERLIGHT 32173 (DE) TRUCK DRIVIN' MAN - Truck Drivin' Man / Thank You Old Flag Of Mine / Convoy / How Fast Them Trucks Can Go / Battle Of New Orleans / Freightline Fever / America / Trucker's Prayer / North To Alaska / Play The Star Spangled Banner Over Me / My Old Kentucky Home
08/2004 CD MASTERS CLASSIC 8026 (US) MASTER CLASSIC - Truck Driving Man / Freightliner Fever / Phantom / White Line Fever / Convoy / How Fast Them Trucks Can Go / Trucker's Prayer / Teddy Bear / Six Days On The Road / Truck Drivin' Son Of A Gun / Girl On A Billboard / North To Alaska / Forty Acres / Dixie / Yankee Doodle / Battle Hymn Of The Republic
02/2005 2 CD + 1 DVD MADACY 51014 (US) THE BEST OF BOXCAR WILLIE :
CD 1 : "T" For Texas / Winds Of Yesterday / Lonesome Whistle / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Thru A Boxcar Door / Youth Of Yesterday / In The Pines / Boxcar Blues / Danny Boy / Daddy Was A Railroad Man / Spirit Of America
CD 2 : Old Kentucky Home / America The Beautiful / Hobo Till I Die / Long Black Limousine / Hank, You're Like Your Daddy / Polly Wolly Doodle / Reflections Of An Old Man / Jessie James Robbed Trains / Woman, You're Just Like Water / White Line Fever / Six Days On The Road / How Great Thou Art
DVD : Steam In The '50s & '60s
01/2006 CD AIM 3010 (US) FREIGHT TRAIN HEART - Wabash Cannonball / King Of The Road / You Are My Sunshine / Box Car Blues / You're Cheatin' Heart / Don't Let The Stars / I Saw The Light / Wreck Of The Old 97 / Peace In The Valley / Mule Train / Hey Good Lookin / Hank And The Hobo / Kaw Liga / Move It On Over / London Leaves / Rolling In My Sweet Baby's Arms / San Antonio Rose / Divorce Me C.O.D. / Heaven / Red River Valley / Train Medley
01/2006 CD TOMATO 2149 (US) THE TOMATO COLLECTION - King Of The Road / Box Car Blues / Divorce Me COD / Don't Let The Stars / Hank & The Hobo / Heaven / Hey Good Lookin' / I Saw The Light / Kaw Liga / Wreck Of The Old 97 / London Leaves / Move It On Over / Mule Train / Peace In The Valley / Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms / Red River Valley / San Antonio Rose / Wabash Cannonball / You Are My Sunshine / Your Cheatin' Heart / Train Medley

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