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Price, Melvin

Easton, Md., artist.

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Original Releases

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1950/Feb. 25
Bb c&w rev.
Regal (N.Y.)  5069  No rating For You My Love — Melvin Price R1170 Bullet Blazon CD 2003 (#4)
Bullet Cactus CD 5008 (#19)
Bullet El Toro CD 100 (#22)
Bullet Emusic/Rock-A-Billy MP 11911939 (#2)
Bullet Orbit CD 5905 (#19)
    No rating A Heart Of Stone — Melvin Price R1169  
1955/Mar. 19
Bb c&w rev.
Blue Hen (Del.) BH-202/3 No rating Label shot Song sample Bill Baily — Mel Price And His Santa Fe Rangers BH-202B RM-106  
    No rating Label shot Pleading — Mel Price And His Santa Fe Rangers BH-203A RM-107  
1955/May 7
Bb c&w rev.
Starday (Tenn.) 45-186  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample The Pace That Kills — Melvin Price And His Santa Fe Rangers 2194 Bullet Dixie CD 6666 (#21)
    No rating Label shot Maybe It's Because I Love You — Melvin Price And His Santa Fe Rangers 2195  
1959/Apr.
(Bb est.)
Dixie (Tenn.) 45-2016  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Little Dog Blues — Mel Price 2880 Bullet Ace LP 44 (#7)
Bullet Ace CD 311 (#7)
Bullet Collector CD 4410 (#21)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 145 (#82)
Bullet Million LP 4 (#11)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Until — Mel Price 2878 Bullet Dixie CD 4444 (#28)
1960/Dec.
(SPD est.)
Dixie (regional) 45-887 
(Starday PD series)
Borderline Label shot Song sample Jailed — Mel Price And His Santa Fe Rangers 634-45-2877  
    No rating Label shot Song sample I'm In Love With A Geisha Girl — Mel Price And His Santa Fe Rangers 634-45-2879  

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1981Million (Netherlands) LP 4LPThe Best Of Dixie, Vol. 4
1982Ace (England) CH 44LPRarest Rockabilly & Hillbilly Boogie
1991Ace (England) CDCHD 311CDRarest Rockabilly & Hillbilly Boogie ; The Best Of Ace Rockabilly
1992Collector (Netherlands) CLCD 4410CDDixie Rock And Roll
1994Dixie (Netherlands) 4444CDBoppin' Country Billies
1995Dixie (Netherlands) 6666CDDixie Boppin' Hillbillies, Vol. 2
2002El Toro (Spain) H- 100CDGravy Train: Hillbilly Meets R&B Before Elvis
2010Emusic/Rock-A-Billy (United States) 11911939MPRockabilly & Hillbilly Hell Raisers
2012Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 145CDIt's Saturday Night!: Starday-Dixie Rockabilly 1955-1961
year?Blazon (United States) 2003CDSizzling Hillbilly, Vol. 3
Cactus (United States) CD 5008CDRockin' Hillbilly, Vol. 9
Orbit (United States) 5905CDRock N Roll Dance Party, Vol. 5


Acknowledgments:  Stephane Chatain, Scott Cheesebrew, Mitch Drumm, Gerd Miller, Michel Proost, Mike Woenne


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