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Robbins, Mel

Real name Hargus Robbins. Born 1938 in Rockland, Tenn. Also known as "Pig" Robbins.


Original Releases

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Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1959/July 20
Bb pop rev.
Argo (Ill.)  5340  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Save It — Mel Robbins 9456 Bullet Ace CD 473 (#1)
Bullet Ace CD 815 (#15)
Bullet Ace CD 1268 (#21)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16123 (#6)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6007 (#36)
Bullet Bop CD 003 (#17)
Bullet Born Bad LP 001 (#12)
Bullet Born Bad CD 001 (#12)
Bullet Cat CD 1034 (#18)
Bullet Cato LP 002 (#3)
Bullet Cato CD 002 (#19)
Bullet Chess LP 6025/6 (#8)
Bullet Chess LP 9173 (#8)
Bullet Chess (England) LP 9124 213 (#16)
Bullet Detour LP 204 (#8)
Bullet Eagle LP 301 (#7)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 173 (#74)
Bullet STCTU CD 003 (#25)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 13 (#1)
Bullet Vogue LP 522016 (#6)
Bullet Vogue CD 670076 (#6)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample To Know You — Mel Robbins 9455 Bullet Lesley CD 4 (#26)
 
 
Wildcat (Texas) F-820/1 No rating Label shot Teenage Tears — Mel Robbins F-820  
    No rating Label shot Go Ahead On — Mel Robbins F-821  
1961/Mar. 20
Bb pop rev.
Wildcat (Texas)  1001  Borderline Label shot Teenage Tears – (instr.) — Mel Robbins F-820 Bullet Emusic/Legacy MP 10993433 (#1)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Go Ahead On – (instr.) — Mel Robbins F-821 Bullet Emusic/Legacy MP 10993433 (#2)
1961/Dec. 18
Bb pop rev.
Mr. Peacock (N.Y.) MP103  No rating Label shot Fidgety – (instr.) — Mel "Pig" Robbins MO8W 3196 Bullet Stomper Time CD 13 (#34)
    No rating Label shot Loneliness – (instr.) — Mel "Pig" Robbins MO8W 3197  
Unissued Tracks
 
 
[unissued]  uniss.  Pertinent Song sample Are You With Me — Mel Robbins   Bullet Ace CD 473 (#7)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16123 (#16)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6007 (#56)
Bullet Chess LP 6025/6 (#10)
Bullet Chess LP 9173 (#9)
Bullet Chess (England) LP 9124 213 (#7)
Bullet Detour LP 204 (#9)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 13 (#9)
Bullet Vogue LP 522016 (#16)
Bullet Vogue CD 670076 (#16)
    No rating Foghorn — Mel Robbins   Bullet Stomper Time CD 13 (#27)
    Pertinent Song sample Joy Ride — Mel Robbins   Bullet Bison Bop LP 2007 (#2)
Bullet Buffalo Bop LP 2007 (#2)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 13 (#20)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1975Eagle (Germany) 301LPChicken Rock
1978Chess (England) (England) 9124 213LPChess Rockabillies
1980Bison Bop (Germany) Bb-LP 2007LPThe Bop That Never Stopped, Vol. 5
1985Buffalo Bop (Germany) Bb-LP 2007LPThe Bop That Never Stopped, Vol. 5
Chess PLP- 6025/6LPJust Go Wild And Boppin'
1986Born Bad (England) BB 001LPBorn Bad
1988Detour (England) 204LPChess Rockabillies
1992Born Bad (England) BB 001CDBorn Bad, Vol. 1
1993Ace (England) CDCHD 473CDEl Primitivo: American Rock 'N' Roll & Rockabilly
1994Cat (Netherlands) 1034CDCalling All Rock 'N' Roll Collectors, Vol. 2
Vogue 670076CDChess Rockabillies
2000Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16123CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 10 (Chess Records)
2001Ace (England) CDCHD 815CDThem Rockabilly Cats
Stomper Time (England) STCD 13CDNashville Rock 'N' Roll
2007Emusic/Legacy (United States) 10993433MPStory of Wildcat Records
2010Ace (England) CDCHD 1268CDA Rocket In My Pocket
2013Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 173CDRockin' Bones
year?Big Tone (England) BTCD 6007CDChess Rhythm 'N' Bop
Bop BOP- 003CDSaturday Night On Bop Street, Vol. 3
Cato (England) 002LPSongs The Cramps Taught Us, Vol. 2
Chess CH 9173LPChess Rockabillies: Just Go Wild Over Rock & Roll
Lesley LESCD 4CDThe Lost Story Of The Rock-A-Ballad, Vol. 3
STCTU STCTU- 003CDSongs The Cramps Taught Us, Vol. 3
Vogue 522016LPOriginal Rock & Roll Classics


Acknowledgments:  Udo Frank, Gerd Miller, Mark Seganish


Compilation & presentation © 2019, Terry E. Gordon This page generated on 10/21/2019

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