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Rusty & Doug

Rusty Kershaw (born 1938 in Lake Arthur, La.) and Doug Kershaw (born 1936 in Tiel Ridge, La.). Regulars on the World's Original Jamboree (WWVA, Wheeling, W.Va.) in 1956. Rusty died in 2001.

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Original Releases

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Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
 
 
Feature (La.)  2003  [78] No rating No, No, It's Not So
Rusty & Doug With String Band Accompaniment
   
    No rating It's Better To Be A Has Been (Than Be A Never Was)
Rusty & Doug With String Band Accompaniment
   
 
 
Feature (La.) 45-2003  [45] No rating No, No, It's Not So
Rusty & Doug With String Band Accompaniment
Label shot
45-522  
    No rating It's Better To Be A Has Been (Than Be A Never Was)
Rusty & Doug With String Band Accompaniment
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45-521  
1955/July 2
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1027  [45] No rating So Lovely, Baby
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-77 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#3)
Bullet El Toro CD 1011 (#22)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#6)
    No rating Why Cry For You
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-81  
1955/Oct. 5
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1036  [45] No rating Look Around (Take A Look At Me)
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-98 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#12)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#7)
    No rating Can I Be Dreaming
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-99  
1956/Jan. 28
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1042  [45] No rating Honey, Honey
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-80 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#26)
    No rating Let's Stay Together
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-79 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#25)
1956/Apr. 28
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1048  [45] Non-pertinent Hey, You There
Rusty & Doug With Wiley Barkdull
Label shot
F-117 Bullet DJM LP 22069 (#19)
Bullet GVC CD 2016 (#16)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#16)
Bullet Magnum Force CD 034 (#19)
Bullet Magnum Force LP 034 (#19)
    No rating Your Crazy, Crazy Heart
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-100  
1956/Oct. 6
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1055  [45] No rating I'll Understand
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-115 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#20)
    No rating Mister Love
Rusty & Doug With Wiley Barkdull
Label shot
45-F-114 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#14)
1957/May
(Bb est.)
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1063  [45] No rating Going Down The Road
Rusty & Doug With Carolee
Label shot
45-F-148 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#2)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#8)
    No rating You'll See
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-149 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#17)
1957/Aug. 5
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1068  [45] Pertinent Love Me To Pieces
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-164 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#11)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#18)
    Pertinent I Never Had The Blues
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-163 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#19)
1957/Nov. 25
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1072  [45] Pertinent Dream Queen
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-161 Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 098 (#35)
    Borderline Take My Love
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-162 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#33)
1958/Apr. 14
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1077  [45] Pertinent Hey Mae
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-178 Bullet Coast To Coast CD 001 (#18)
Bullet DJM LP 22069 (#10)
Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#10)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 105 (#3)
Bullet Fed CD 05 (#13)
Bullet Hop CD 999 (#4)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#29)
Bullet Magnum Force CD 034 (#10)
Bullet Magnum Force LP 034 (#10)
Bullet Mustang CD 5 (#15)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 1197 (#17)
Bullet Tiger LP 101 (#17)
    Borderline Why Don't You Love Me
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-177  
1958/Aug. 4
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.)  1083  [78] No rating Sweet Thing (Tell Me That You Love Me)
Rusty & Doug
   
    No rating Hey Sheriff
Rusty & Doug
   
1958/Aug. 4
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1083  [45] Pertinent Sweet Thing (Tell Me That You Love Me)
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-175 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#5)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#22)
    Borderline Hey Sheriff
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-176 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#23)
Bullet Wendi LP 00009 (#1)
1958/Dec. 15
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1091  [45] No rating We'll Do It Anyway
Rusty And Doug With Wiley Barkdull
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45-F-116 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#7)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#5)
    No rating It's Too Late
Rusty & Doug With Carolee
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45-F-146 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#27)
1959/Mar. 16
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1095  [45] No rating Kaw-Liga
Rusty & Doug With Wiley Barkdull
Label shot
45-F-212 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#9)
    No rating Never Love Again
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
45-F-215 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#13)
1959/July 20
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1101  [45] Borderline I Like You (Like This)
Rusty And Doug
Label shot
45-F-216  
    Non-pertinent Dancing Shoes
Rusty And Doug With Wiley Barkdull
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45-F-210  
1959/Nov. 23
Bb pop rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1110  [45] Pertinent Oh Love
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-217  
    Borderline The Love I Want
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-211  
1961/Jan. 9
Bb pop rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1137  [45] No rating Louisiana Man
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-296 Bullet Ace CD 1050 (#20)
Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#1)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#1)
    No rating Make Me Realize
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-299 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#6)
1961/July 24
Bb pop rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1151  [45] Pertinent Hey Mae
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-178  
    Non-pertinent Diggy Liggy Lo
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-297 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#2)
1962/Feb. 17
Bb pop rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1163  [45] No rating Cheated Too
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-363 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#3)
    No rating So Lovely, Baby
Rusty & Doug
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45-F-365  
1962/July 14
Bb c&w rev.
Hickory (Tenn.) 45-1177  [45] Borderline Sweet Sweet Girl To Me
Rusty & Doug
Label shot
(from 45)
45-F-364 Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#24)
    Non-pertinent Cajun Joe (The Bully Of The Bayou)
Rusty & Doug
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(from 45)
45-F-362 Bullet DJM LP 26080 (#9)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#4)
1964/Aug. 22
Bb c&w rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-8415  [45] No rating St. Louis Blues
Rusty & Doug
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RWKM-1185  
    No rating I Can't See Myself
Rusty & Doug
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PWKM-0387  
 
 
[radio performance]     [ ] No rating Heartbreak Hotel
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#13)
    No rating John Henry/Wildwood Flower
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#21)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#14)
 
 
[unissued]     [unissued] No rating Can I Be Dreaming [alt. vers.]
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#19)
    No rating I Understand
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#16)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#9)
    No rating I Wanna Wanna
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#9)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#5)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#11)
    No rating Kary-On-Boogie
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#5)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#1)
    No rating Let's Do It Anyway
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#17)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#10)
    No rating Let's Stay Together [alt. vers.]
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#1)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#1)
    No rating Nothing Matters Dear
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#8)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#4)
    No rating Please Make Up Your Mind
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#18)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#11)
    No rating So Lovely, Baby [alt. vers.]
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#10)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#7)
    No rating Stop Look And Listen
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#11)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#8)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#13)
    No rating What Will You Do
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#13)
Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#10)
    No rating You Ain't No Buddy Of Mine
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright CD 35 (#15)
Bullet Flyright LP 619 (#8)
 
 
[need info]     [ ] No rating ( I'm Gonna Gonna Gonna) See My Baby
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#15)
    No rating I'm Gonna Leave Adieu
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#6)
Bullet Kangaroo CD 001 (#12)
    No rating Let's Get Married Tonight
Rusty & Doug
  Bullet Flyright LP 571 (#12)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1974DJM (England) DJB 26080LPLouisiana Man / Rusty & Doug Kershaw
1977DJM (England) 22069LPHillbilly Rock
1980Wendi (Australia) LP 00009LPVoo Doo Voo Doo
1981Flyright (England) FLY 571LPThe Legendary Jay Miller Sessions, Vol. 22 / Rusty & Doug Kershaw
1985Magnum Force (England) MFLP 034LPHillbilly Rock: 20 Rare Tracks From The Hickory Vaults
1991Magnum Force (England) CDMF 034CDHillbilly Rock: 20 Rare Tracks From The Hickory Vaults
1997Tiger 101LP18 Knock Out Tracks
2002Kangaroo (Australia) 001CDRusty & Doug Kershaw With Wiley Barkdull
2006Ace (England) CDCHD 1050CDGolden Age Of American Rock And Roll, Special Bubbling Under Edition
El Toro (Spain) ETCD 1011CDTennessee Rock'n Billy 1955
2008GVC 2016CDHonky Tonkin' Rhythm
2011Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 098CDSassy Sugar: The Pure Essence Of Nashville Rock & Roll
2012Fantastic Voyage (England) FVDD 105CDLater Alligator: Louisiana Rock 'N' Roll
year?Coast To Coast CCCD- 001CDCoast To Coast Rockabilly: 30 Original American Recordings
Fed (Sweden) 05CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 5
Flyright (England) FLY 35CDThe Legendary Jay Miller Sessions / Rusty & Doug With Wiley Barkdull
Flyright (England) FLY 619LPRusty And Doug And Wiley And Friends
Hop 999CDHillbilly Hop
Mustang MUST 5CDBig Boy Rock
Smith & Co. SCCD 1197CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 4


Acknowledgments:  Dominique Anglares, Dorwin Black, CMF Library, Scott Cheesebrew, Frank Curran, Udo Frank, Kent Heineman, Rob Karman, Pasi Koskela, Kurt Krauter, Gerd Miller, M.G. Still, Matti Turunen, Uncle Gil, Joe Wajgel, Harrie v.d. Westerlo, eBay


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