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Houston, David

Born 1939 in Bossier City, La. A regular on the Louisiana Hayride (KWKH, Shreveport, La.) in 1956, then the Ozark Jubilee (ABC-TV) in 1957. Died in 1993.

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Original Releases

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1956/Aug. 18
Bb c&w rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-6611  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Sugar Sweet — David Houston G2WW-5715 Bullet BMG Int. CD 75406 (#16)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15622 (#3)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6006 (#9)
Bullet Country Music Foundation CD 014-D (#19)
Bullet Country Music Foundation LP 014-L (#19)
Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#2)
Bullet Luxel CD 7104 (#16)
Bullet Now Dig This CD 1042 (#26)
Bullet One Day Music CD 155 (#24)
Bullet RCA (England) LP 42809 (#11)
Bullet Rev-Ola Bandstand CD 21 (#9)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Hasta Luego — David Houston G2WW-5713 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#16)
1956/Oct. 27
Bb c&w rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-6696  No rating Label shot Song sample I'll Always Have It On My Mind — David Houston G2WW-5716 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#3)
    No rating Label shot Song sample Blue Prelude — David Houston G2WW-5714 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#15)
1957/Mar. 9
Bb c&w rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-6837  Pertinent Label shot Song sample I Ain't Goin' There No More — David Houston H2WW-1265 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#12)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Someone Else's Arms — David Houston H2WW-1266 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#17)
1957/May 13
Bb pop rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-6927  Pertinent Label shot Song sample One And Only — David Houston H2WW-3782 Bullet BMG Int. CD 75406 (#5)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15622 (#18)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6005 (#2)
Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#10)
Bullet One Day Music CD 155 (#2)
Bullet Rocket 88 LP 5002 (#2)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Hackin' Around — David Houston H2WW-3783 Bullet Big Tone CD 6005 (#18)
Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#11)
1957/June
(Bb est.)
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-7001  Pertinent Label shot Song sample The Teenage Frankie And Johnnie — David Houston H2WW-3785 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#4)
    Non-pertinent Label shot I'll Follow You — David Houston H2WW-3784  
1958/June 30
Bb pop rev.
NRC (Ga.)  005 
(pressed by RCA)
No rating Label shot Waited So Long — David Houston J8OW-4446 Bullet NRC CD 0011 (#33)
    No rating Label shot All I Do Is Dream Of You — David Houston J8OW-4445 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#7)
Bullet NRC CD 0011 (#11)
1958/Dec. 1
CMR/MR rev.
NRC (Ga.) NRC-012 
(pressed by RCA)
Pertinent Label shot Song sample So Young, So Unknowing — David Houston JO8W-1514 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#5)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample The Key — David Houston JO8W-1513 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#18)
1959/Nov. 30
Bb pop rev.
NRC (Ga.)  047  No rating Label shot It's Been So Long — David Houston S-443 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#9)
    No rating Label shot Kalua — David Houston S-444 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#19)
1962-63
(Bb est.)
Phillips Int. (Tenn.)  3583  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Miss Brown — David Houston P-432 Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#1)
Bullet Star-Club CD 5060102 (#28)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Sherry's Lips — David Houston P-431 Bullet Sun (U.S.) LP 120 (#3)
1964 or later
(Bb est.)
Sun (Tenn.)  403  No rating Label shot Song sample Miss Brown — David Houston P-432  
    No rating Label shot Sherry's Lips — David Houston P-431  
Sountrack Performances
 
 
[soundtrack]     No rating One And Only [soundtrack vers.] — David Houston   Bullet El Toro CD 10011 (#31)
    No rating Teenage Frankie And Johnnie [soundtrack vers.] — David Houston   Bullet El Toro CD 10011 (#32)
Need Information
 
 
[need info]     No rating Always Out On The Mountain — David Houston   Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#6)
    No rating Find Yourself Another Fool — David Houston   Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#14)
    No rating I Waited So Long — David Houston   Bullet Demand LP 0075 (#13)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1979RCA (England) (England) PL 42809LPVictor Rock 'N' Rollers
1988Country Music Foundation (United States) CMF- 014-LLPGet Hot Or Go Home: Vintage RCA Rockabillly 56-59
1991Country Music Foundation (United States) CMF- 014-DCDGet Hot Or Go Home: Vintage RCA Rockabillly 56-59
1993Bear Family (Germany) BCD 15622CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 1
2000BMG Int. 75406CDDon't Mess With My Ducktail: 26 RCA Tracks
2002Star-Club (Sweden) 5060102CDTeen-Age Bop!
2004Now Dig This (England) CMFCD 1042CDWell, Now Dig This
2007Rev-Ola Bandstand (England) CR REV 21CDCountry Goes Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 3: Rural Royalty
2008El Toro (Spain) ETCDVD 10011CDRed Hot, 1956-57 / Bob Luman
2012One Day Music (England) DAY2CD 155CDEssential Rockabilly: The RCA Story
year?Big Tone (England) BTCD 6005CDRCA Rockabilly, Vol. 1
Big Tone (England) BTCD 6006CDRCA Rockabilly, Vol. 2
Demand 0075LPHackin' Around With David Houston
Luxel MAS 7104CDRockabilly Hoodlums, v. 4
NRC (United States) NRCD- 0011CD35 Doo-Wops From NRC
Rocket 88 (Australia) RLP 5002LPRiot In Cell Block 9
Sun (U.S.) (United States) 120LPMemphis Country


Acknowledgments:  CMF Library, Scott Cheesebrew, Bill Davis, Udo Frank, Derek Hamilton, Rob Karman, Gerd Miller, Michel Proost, Adriaan Sturm, Perica Sucevic, Tapio Vaisanen, Joe Wajgel, Bjorn Witlox


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