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Moore, Merrill

Born 1923 in Algona, Iowa. Died in 2000.

References:

  • Article in issue 93 (1990) of Now Dig This.
Artist image
Source: Jim Hilmar

Original Releases

Discography is intended to be complete through 1964

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1952/Oct. 11
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2226  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Big Bug Boogie — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-10086 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#3)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#10)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Corrine Corrina — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-10068 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#5)
Bullet Blazon CD 2003 (#13)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#18)
Bullet El Toro CD 100 (#13)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#4)
Bullet Emusic/Rock-A-Billy MP 11911939 (#5)
1953/Mar. 14
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2386  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Red Light — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-11067 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#6)
Bullet Club LP 003 (#6)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#8)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Bartender's Blues — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-11065 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#7)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#20)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#6)
1953/Sept. 12
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2574  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample The House Of Blue Lights — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-10067 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#2)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#15)
Bullet Club LP 007 (#5)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#1)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Bell Bottom Boogie — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-11669 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#10)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#9)
Bullet Lucky CD 502 (#4)
 
 
Capitol (Calif.) EAP 1-608  Cover shot
Merrill Moore [mono]
Non-pertinent Label shot The House Of Blue Lights — Merrill Moore F1-608  
    Non-pertinent Nola — Merrill Moore F1-608 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#18)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Cow Cow Boogie — Merrill Moore F2-608  
    Non-pertinent Red Light — Merrill Moore F2-608  
1954/Jan. 2
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2691  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Snatchin' And Grabbin' — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-11668 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#15)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#13)
Bullet Capitol (France) CD 99879 2 (#13)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#13)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Sweet Jennie Lee! – (instr.) — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-11670 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#12)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#4)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#4)
1954/May 15
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2796  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Fly Right Boogie — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-12196 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#13)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#17)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#3)
Bullet Orbit CD 5908 (#1)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Nola — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-12434 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#9)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#9)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#9)
Bullet Orbit CD 5908 (#18)
1954/Oct. 2
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F2924  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Doggie House Boogie — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-12436 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#11)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6004 (#8)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#14)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Ten, Ten A.M. — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-12437 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#17)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#2)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#2)
Bullet Orbit CD 5910 (#13)
1955/Feb. 5
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3034  Borderline Label shot Song sample Rock-Rockola — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-13402 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#1)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6003 (#1)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#16)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#2)
Bullet Lucky CD 601 (#10)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Cow Cow Boogie — Merrill Moore With Instrumental Accompaniment 45-13399 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#21)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#3)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#3)
1955/June 4
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3140  Non-pertinent Label shot Yes, Indeed — Merrill Moore 45-13401 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#19)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#11)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#11)
    Non-pertinent Label shot One Way Door — Merrill Moore 45-12198 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#14)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#6)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#6)
1955/Sept. 24
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3226  Borderline Label shot Song sample Hard Top Race — Merrill Moore 45-11066 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#8)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#19)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#5)
Bullet Pan American CD 56011 (#9)
Bullet Rhythm Bomb CD 5667 (#7)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Five Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue (Has Anybody Seen My Girl?) — Merrill Moore 45-12435 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#20)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#5)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#5)
Bullet Pan American CD 56033 (#5)
1956/Jan. 14
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3311  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Down The Road A Piece — Merrill Moore 45-14623 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#27)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#7)
Bullet Club LP 006 (#4)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#7)
Bullet Lucky CD 501 (#2)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Cooing To The Wrong Pigeon — Merrill Moore 45-14621 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#25)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#14)
Bullet Club LP 015 (#17)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#14)
Bullet Pan American CD 56036 (#10)
1956/Apr.
(Bb est.)
Capitol (Calif.) F3397  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample King Porter Stomp — Merrill Moore With Cliffie Stone's Orchestra 45-15136 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#24)
Bullet Bear Family CD 17022 (#31)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#10)
Bullet Club LP 015 (#16)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#10)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Rock Island Line — Merrill Moore With Cliffie Stone's Orchestra 45-15137 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#23)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#12)
1956/Oct. 20
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3563  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Gotta Gimme What'Cha Got — Merrill Moore 45-14622 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#28)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#8)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#8)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample She's Gone — Merrill Moore 45-14624 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#26)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#12)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#12)
1957/May 20
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3721  Non-pertinent Label shot Barrel House Bessie — Merrill Moore 45-16595 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#31)
Bullet Capitol (France) CD 99879 2 (#4)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#11)
Bullet Pan American CD 56038 (#13)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Tuck Me To Sleep In My Old 'Tucky Home — Merrill Moore 45-16596 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#32)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#7)
1957/Sept. 23
Bb c&w rev.
Capitol (Calif.) F3788  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Nursery Rhyme Blues — Merrill Moore 45-16594 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#29)
Bullet Ember LP 3392 (#13)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Buttermilk Baby — Merrill Moore 45-16593 Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#30)
Bullet Bulldog LP 2011 (#1)
Bullet Capitol (France) CD 99879 2 (#26)
Bullet Ember LP 3394 (#1)
Bullet GVC CD 2018 (#8)
Unissued Tracks
 
 
Capitol (Calif.)  uniss.  Non-pertinent Saddle Boogie – (instr.) — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#4)
Bullet Beat Goes On CD 468 (#28)
Bullet Capitol (England) LP 1009 (#12)
 
 
Capitol (Calif.)  uniss.  No rating I Think I Love You — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#16)
 
 
Capitol (Calif.)  uniss.  Non-pertinent Boogie My Blues Away — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#22)
Bullet Beat Goes On CD 468 (#21)
Bullet Capitol (England) LP 1009 (#5)
Bullet GVC CD 2016 (#42)
 
 
Capitol (Calif.)  uniss.  No rating Back Home In Indiana — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#36)
    No rating Jumpin' At The Woodside — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#41)
    No rating Lazy River — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#35)
    No rating Moore Blues — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#43)
    No rating Music Music Music — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#33)
    No rating Nobody's Sweetheart — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#40)
    No rating Sentimental — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#44)
    No rating Shanty In Old Shanty Town — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#38)
    No rating Somebody Stole My Gal — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#42)
    No rating South — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#37)
    No rating Sun Valley Walk — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#34)
    No rating Sweet Georgia Brown — Merrill Moore   Bullet Bear Family CD 15505 (#39)

Notes:


Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1967Ember 3392LPBellyful Of Blue Thunder / Merrill Moore
1969Ember 3394LPRoughhouse 88 / Merrill Moore
1977Capitol (England) (England) CAPS 1009LPCapitol Rockabilly Originals
1980Bulldog 2011LP20 Golden Pieces / Merrill Moore
1990Bear Family (Germany) BCD 15505CDBoogie My Blues Away / Merrill Moore
1992Capitol (France) (France) 7 99879 2CDRockabilly: Capitol Country Classics
1993Club (England) 003LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 3
Club (England) 006LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 6
Club (England) 007LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 7
1994Club (England) 015LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 15
1997Lucky (England) CDLR 601CDRock Rock-Ola
2000Beat Goes On (England) BGOCD 468CDImperial Rockabillies [And] Capitol Rockabilly Originals
2002El Toro (Spain) H- 100CDGravy Train: Hillbilly Meets R&B Before Elvis
2006Bear Family (Germany) BCD 17022CDPerfect For Parties
2008GVC 2016CDHonky Tonkin' Rhythm
GVC 2018CDHollywood Hep Cats
Pan American (Switzerland) 56033CDFive Foot Two Eyes Of Blue
Rhythm Bomb (England) RBR 5667CDHot Rod Classics
2009Pan American (Switzerland) 56036CDLove Is My Business
Pan American (Switzerland) 56038CDMy Kind Of Women
2010Emusic/Rock-A-Billy (United States) 11911939MPRockabilly & Hillbilly Hell Raisers
year?Big Tone BTCD 6003CDCapitol Rockabilly, Vol. 1
Big Tone BTCD 6004CDCapitol Rockabilly, Vol. 2
Blazon (United States) 2003CDSizzling Hillbilly, Vol. 3
Lucky (England) CDLR 501CDPianola Rock-Ola
Lucky (England) CDLR 502CDPianola Rock-Ola, Vol. 2
Orbit (United States) 5908CDRock N Roll Dance Party, Vol. 8
Orbit (United States) 5910CDRock N Roll Dance Party, Vol. 10
Pan American (Switzerland) 56011CDSugar Doll


Acknowledgments:  CD Universe, CMF Library, Marc Coulavin, Bill Davis, Udo Frank, Derek Hamilton, Jim Hilmar, Kurt Krauter, Gerd Miller, Dave Schroeder, Perica Sucevic, Uncle Gil, Joe Wajgel, Gerald Watts, Bjorn Witlox


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