Jim's Discography

 

1) Demo - Joe Walega (later released on cassette as "Harts On Fire") - 1987 - bass guitar (Editor's note:  Joe Walega is deceased.)

 

2) Christmas Without Daddy/Request To Santa Claus (45rpm recording) - Joe Walega - 1987 - electric guitar - Chicago Polkas (Editor's note:  Joe Walega is deceased.)

 

3) Sing Old Country Songs - Chet Kowalkowski/John Jaworski - 1992 (originally released on cassette/re-issued on CD in 2006) - upright bass (all bowed)- Bel-Aire

 

4) Bring Back The Good Times - The Good Times - 1992 (cassette) - upright bass - Bel-Aire

 

5) Good Times For Everyone - The Good Times - 1993 (cassette) - upright bass - Bel-Aire

 

6) Memories of Marion - Chet Kowalkowski/Eddie Nowak - 1994 - upright bass - Bel-Aire (Editor's Note: Eddie Nowak is deceased)

 

7) Love & Marriage & MORE!! - The Good Times - 1995 - upright bass - Ind. (Editor's note:  this recording was re-released on CD in November of 2008 by Chicago Polkas under the name: "The Best of Dennis Motyka's Good Times".)

 

8) Take Five Comes Alive - Take Five - 1996 - upright bass - Sunshine

 

9) All Your Favorites - Jerry Zahara & The Happy Stars - 1996 - upright bass - Bel-Aire (Editor's Note:  This group disbanded in October of 2003.)

 

10) Scene II - Take Five - 1997 - upright bass (bass guitar on Tracks 1-2-9-10) - Sunshine

 

11) Who's Buddy Bob? - Take Five - 1998 - upright bass & piano - Sunshine

 

12) A Tribute To Eddie Zina & Casey Siewierski - Casey Homel - 2000 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas (Editor's Note: Casey Homel is deceased)

 

13) Model A Honky Style Polkas - Casey Homel - 2002 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas (Editor's Note: Casey Homel is deceased)

 

14) Deliberate Confusion - Freeze Dried - 2003 - bass guitar (tracks 1-3-7-8-13)/electric guitar (tracks 2-4-10-12)/acoustic guitar (tracks 5-6-9-11) - Ind.

 

15) Polka Spirit Of Chicago - Jimmy Homel's Changing Times - 2004 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas

 

16) The Three Tenors Sing Polish Songs - 2005 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas


17) Stas Golonka LIVE - Stas Golonka & The Chicago Masters - 2006 - upright bass - General Recordings (1st LIVE album)

 

18) The Sweetest Polkas, Waltzes, & Obereks This Side Of Heaven - Richie Gomulka - 2006 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas

 

19) Hooray for Honky - Recorded April 2006 - Released July 2007 - upright bass - K & C Entertainment (LIVE album)

 

20) Fear Of Rubber Cushions - Freeze Dried - 2006 - bass guitar (tracks 1-2-5-6-8-9-10-12-13-15-16)/upright bass (track 11)/valve trombone (track 7) - Ind. 

21) Polka's Gone Wild - Stas Bulanda's Old School Revue - 2006 - upright bass - Chicago Polkas (Editior's Note: Stas Bulanda is deceased)

 

22) "LIVE from Chicago - America's Polka Sweetheart: Stephanie" - 2006 - upright bass - K & C Entertainment (1st LIVE DVD)

23) Hey Muzykanci - Stas Bulanda's Old School Revue - 2007 - upright bass (bass guitar on Tracks 2-7-12) - Chicago Polkas (Editior's Note: Stas Bulanda is deceased)

24) Polish Village Christmas: Volume II - Recorded June 2007 - Released November 2007 - upright bass - Polish-American Journal (Boston, NY)

 

25) On Deck With More Honky Polkas - Jimmy Kilian's Honky Chicago - Recorded 2/12/08 - Released April 2008 -  upright bass - Ind.

26) Honky Style Xmas - Stas Bulanda's Old School Revue - Recorded 10/21/08 - Released 10/31/08 - upright bass (all tracks except 10) & tuba (track 10) - Chicago Polkas (Editior's Note:  Stas Bulanda is deceased)

27)  John Jaworski & The Polish Village Musicians - John Jaworski - Recorded 11/17/08 - Released 1/31/09 - upright bass (all bowed) - Chicago Polkas

28)  This Is Honky - Rich Raclawski - Recorded 11/21/09 - Released 7/10/10 - upright bass - Ind.

29)  A Blast From The Past - Jimmy Kilian's Honky Chicago - Recorded 4/1/10 - Released 5/28/10 - upright bass - Ind.

30)  Hey Kolenda - John Jaworski & The Polish Village Musicians - Recorded 10/29/10 - Released 12/3/10 - upright bass (all bowed) - Chicago Polkas

31)  Polkas From The Windy City - Jimmy Kilian's Honky Chicago - Recorded 7/16/11 - Released 11/27/11 - upright bass - Ind.  (1st album recorded at Peppermint Studios in Youngstown, OH)

32)  Bandstand Favorite Instrumentals - Jimmy Kilian's Honky Chicago - Recorded 6/9/13 - Released  8/30/13 - upright bass - Ind.

33)  Hot & Spicy - Jimmy Kilian’s Honky Chicago - Recorded 2/19/15 - Released 7/8/15  - upright bass - Ind.

 

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