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Barrix, Billy

Born in Tennessee.

References:

  • Feature article in issue 94 (2004) of Rockin' Fifties.
  • Feature article in issue 94 (2004) of Rockin' Fifties.

Original Releases

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1957/June
(Bb est.)
Chess (Ill.)  1662  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Cool Off Baby — Billy Barrix 8496 Bullet Bear Family CD 16123 (#14)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6007 (#59)
Bullet Chess LP 6025/6 (#1)
Bullet Chess LP 9173 (#4)
Bullet Chief CD 1156503 (#1)
Bullet Classics CD 733 (#30)
Bullet Eagle CD 90207 (#8)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 173 (#16)
Bullet GVC CD 2003 (#2)
Bullet Lucky CD 801 (#15)
Bullet MCA (Japan) CD 22017 (#22)
Bullet Memphis CD 7033 (#3)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 1145 (#5)
Bullet Vladimir Twist LP 6909 (#17)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Almost — Billy Barrix 8497 Bullet Bear Family CD 16123 (#25)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6007 (#52)
Bullet Chess LP 6025/6 (#3)
Bullet Club LP 006 (#16)
Bullet GVC CD 2003 (#34)
Bullet Lucky CD 802 (#16)
Bullet Mustang CD 9 (#25)
Bullet Presto CD 3 (#44)
Unissued Tracks
 
 
[unissued]  uniss.  Pertinent Song sample Cool Off Baby [alt. vers.] — Billy Barrix   Bullet Ace CD 496 (#10)
Bullet Chess (England) LP 9124 213 (#13)
Bullet Detour LP 204 (#4)
Bullet Vogue LP 522016 (#3)
Bullet Vogue CD 670076 (#3)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1978Chess (England) (England) 9124 213LPChess Rockabillies
1985Chess PLP- 6025/6LPJust Go Wild And Boppin'
1988Detour (England) 204LPChess Rockabillies
1991Chief (Netherlands) CCD 1156503CDUltra Rare Rockabilly's, Vol. 3
1993Club (Spain) 006LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 6
1994Vogue 670076CDChess Rockabillies
1995Eagle (Germany) EA-R 90207CDCool Off Baby
1996Ace (England) CDCH 496CDRockin' From Coast To Coast
Lucky (England) CDLR 801CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 1
Lucky (England) CDLR 802CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 2
Vladimir Twist VTR 6909LPLike Nothing Your Ears Have Ever Heard, Vol. 9
1998MCA (Japan) (Japan) MVCE 22017CDChess 50th Anniversary Rock & Roll Collection
2000Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16123CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 10 (Chess Records)
2008Smith & Co. (Netherlands) SCCD 1145CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 2
2009GVC 2003CDWindy City Bop: Chicago Rockabilly (1954-58)
2011Classics (Sweden) CD 733CDThe Elvis Sound
2013Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 173CDRockin' Bones
year?Big Tone (England) BTCD 6007CDChess Rhythm 'N' Bop
Chess CH 9173LPChess Rockabillies: Just Go Wild Over Rock & Roll
Memphis 7033CDThey Thought They Were Elvis: Vocal Clones, Vol. 1
Mustang MUST 9CDReal Gone Daddy
Presto Vol. 3CDBig Bad Rockabilly Boppers, Vol. 3
Vogue 522016LPOriginal Rock & Roll Classics


Acknowledgments:  Tom Lincoln, Jos Wouters


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