Shorty Long (3)

Real Name:
Emidio Vagnoni
Profile:
American singer, songwriter, musician, specializing in country & rockabilly. Noted for playing piano on some 1956 recordings by Elvis Presley, as leader of The Santa Fe Rangers, & for his Broadway stint in the 1956 musical The Most Happy Fella.
Born October 31, 1923, in Reading, Pennsylvania, Long, at 14 years of age, was sent to study music at the College of Rome where he specialized on the violin & studied classical music. He also sang well with his tenor voice, played accordion, & preferred the country fiddle to the violin. Back in the U.S.A., he recorded many singles as a vocalist in the 1940's. Long spent many years in Santa Fe as the leader of The Santa Fe Rangers, whom with he appeared in the 1948 movie Powder River Gunfire.
Long settled in Pennsylvania, where he and his wife, Dolly Dimples [ Dolly Long ], put on country-music shows.
[born]: October 31, 1923 [died ]: October 25, 1991.
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please do not confuse with:
- Detroit Motown/Soul/Tamla labels soul / r&b singer Shorty Long (2)
- Hip-hop's Shorty Long
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Shorty Long (3) Discography Tracks

Albums

Shorty Long (3) - Country Greats album art Shorty Long (3) And The Nashville Ramblers (2) Shorty Long (3) And The Nashville Ramblers (2) - Country Greats (Album) Stereo Gold Award, Stereo Gold Award UK 1976 Sell This Version
780 Shorty Long (3) - Tennessee Candy album art Dolly* And Shorty Long (3) with The Blue Ridge Quartet Dolly* And Shorty Long (3) with The Blue Ridge Quartet - Tennessee Candy(LP) Dollo Records 780 US Unknown Sell This Version
none Shorty Long (3) - Folk Album album art Shorty Long (3) Folk Album(LP, Album) Dollo Records none US Unknown Sell This Version
CR 113 Shorty Long (3) - Polka Party album art Shorty Long (3) Polka Party(LP, Album) Cindy Records (4) CR 113 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CR-202 Shorty Long (3) - I Round Up The Stars / You've Got My Heart In Trouble album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - I Round Up The Stars / You've Got My Heart In Trouble(Shellac, 10") Cowboy Records (4) CR-202 US 1946 Sell This Version
CR-201 Shorty Long (3) - Blue Ranger / Side Saddle Joe album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Blue Ranger / Side Saddle Joe(Shellac, 10") Cowboy Records (4) CR-201 US 1946 Sell This Version
B-530 Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Radio Station S-A-V-E-D(Shellac, 10") Banner B-530 US 1948 Sell This Version
46139 Shorty Long (3) - I Love You So Much It Hurts / Sweeter Than The Flowers album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - I Love You So Much It Hurts / Sweeter Than The Flowers(Shellac, 10") Decca 46139 US 1948 Sell This Version
46142 Shorty Long (3) - Yesterday's Mail / Tennessee Moon album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Yesterday's Mail / Tennessee Moon(Shellac, 10") Decca 46142 US 1948 Sell This Version
Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - I Wasted A Nickel / This Cold War With You (Single) RCA Victor US 1949 Sell This Version
48-0098 Shorty Long (3) - The Warm Red Wine album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - The Warm Red Wine(7", Single, Gre) RCA Victor 48-0098 US 1949 Sell This Version
21-0007 Shorty Long (3) - Careless Hands / Speak Again, Sweet Lips album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Careless Hands / Speak Again, Sweet Lips(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 21-0007 US 1949 Sell This Version
48-0057 Shorty Long (3) - Please Daddy Forgive album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Please Daddy Forgive(7", Single, Gre) RCA Victor 48-0057 US 1949 Sell This Version
Shorty Long (3) - Waltz Of Colorado / A Bottle And A Blonde album art Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers Shorty Long (3) And The Santa Fe Rangers - Waltz Of Colorado / A Bottle And A Blonde RCA Victor US 1950 Sell This Version
874 Shorty Long (3) - Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers / Because The One I Love Has Said Goodbye album art Shorty Long (3) Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers / Because The One I Love Has Said Goodbye(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 874 US 1950 Sell This Version
Shorty Long (3) - Just Like Two Drops Of Water / Good Night Cincinnati, Good Morning Tennessee album art Shorty Long (3) Just Like Two Drops Of Water / Good Night Cincinnati, Good Morning Tennessee (Single) King Records (3) US 1951 Sell This Version
923 Shorty Long (3) - Mama / Blinding Tears album art Shorty Long (3) Mama / Blinding Tears(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 923 US 1951 Sell This Version
45-1154 Shorty Long (3) - Crying Steel Guitar Waltz / Pretend album art Shorty Long (3) Crying Steel Guitar Waltz / Pretend(7") Dot Records 45-1154 US 1953 Sell This Version
4X-0039 Shorty Long (3) - I-Yi / Cry Cry Darlin album art Shorty Long (3) I-Yi / Cry Cry Darlin(7", Promo) "X" 4X-0039 US 1954 Sell This Version
V-108 Shorty Long (3) - I Got Nine Little Kisses album art Shorty Long (3) I Got Nine Little Kisses(7") Valley (2) V-108 US 1954 Sell This Version
4X-0024 Shorty Long (3) - I Was Standing In The Station album art Shorty Long (3) I Was Standing In The Station(7") "X" 4X-0024 US 1954 Sell This Version
Shorty Long (3) - Hey, Doll Baby album art Shorty Long (3), Martin Gold And His Orchestra Shorty Long (3), Martin Gold And His Orchestra - Hey, Doll Baby (Single) RCA Victor US 1956 Sell This Version
47-6572 Shorty Long (3) - Burnt Toast And Black Coffee album art Shorty Long (3) Burnt Toast And Black Coffee(7", Single) RCA Victor 47-6572 US 1956 Sell This Version
Shorty Long (3) - The Legend Of Wyatt Earp / Jesse James album art Shorty Long (3) And The Happy Fellows Shorty Long (3) And The Happy Fellows - The Legend Of Wyatt Earp / Jesse James RCA Victor US 1957 Sell This Version
WBY-61 Shorty Long (3) And The Happy Fellows Shorty Long (3) And The Happy Fellows - The Junior Fire Marshall Song / Fire Engine (Going To The Fire)(7") RCA Victor WBY-61 US 1957 Sell This Version

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