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Terry, Gordon

Born 1931 in Decatur, Ala. Previously a fiddle player for Bill Monroe, Faron Young, and many others. Died in 2006.


Original Releases

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1957/Sept. 2
Bb pop rev.
Cadence (N.Y.)  1334 
(pressed by RCA)
Auction history
Pertinent Label shot Song sample Run Little Joey (Joey's Lament) — Gordon Terry H9OW-7353 Bullet Pan American CD 56036 (#22)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Wild Honey — Gordon Terry H9OW-7354  
1958/Feb.
(Bb est.)
Cadence (N.Y.)  1343 
(pressed by RCA)
Auction history
Pertinent Label shot Song sample If You Don't Know It — Gordon Terry J8OW-0192  
    Non-pertinent Label shot I Lost Her To Somebody New — Gordon Terry J8OW-0191  
1958/Dec.
(Bb est.)
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-7428 
Auction history
Pertinent Label shot It Ain't Right — Gordon Terry J2WW-6930 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#2)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6005 (#23)
Bullet Country Music Foundation CD 014-D (#32)
Bullet Country Music Foundation LP 014-L (#32)
Bullet Little Miss Sheena LP [3] (#11)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 2440 (#64)
    Borderline The Saddest Day — Gordon Terry J2WW-6931 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#24)
1959/Nov. 9
Bb pop rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-7632 
Auction history
Pertinent Label shot Song sample A Lotta Lotta Women — Gordon Terry K2WW-4832 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#1)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6005 (#1)
Bullet Cat CD 1035 (#7)
    Borderline Label shot Lonely Road — Gordon Terry K2WW-4830 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#7)
1960/May 30
Bb pop rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-7741 
Auction history
Pertinent Label shot Song sample Trouble On The Turnpike — Gordon Terry L2WW-0546 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#4)
Bullet Big Tone CD 6005 (#11)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Almost Alone — Gordon Terry L2WW-0545 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#29)
1962/Feb. 3
Bb c&w rev.
RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-7989 
Auction history
No rating Label shot Wild Desire — Gordon Terry M2WW-4047 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#12)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16339 (#26)
    No rating Label shot Long Black Limousine — Gordon Terry M2WW-4046 Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#11)
Live Performances
 
 
[live recording]    
Auction history
Borderline Song sample Blue Blue Day — Gordon Terry   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 4 (#24)
Bullet Country Routes CD 06 (#17)
    Pertinent Song sample White Lightning — Gordon Terry   Bullet Country Routes CD 06 (#18)
    No rating Wild Honey — Gordon Terry   Bullet Country Routes CD 15 (#11)
Need Information
 
 
[need info]     Borderline Song sample Honky Tonk Man — Gordon Terry   Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#8)
    Borderline Song sample Revenooer Man — Gordon Terry   Bullet Bear Family CD 15881 (#10)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

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
1994Cat (Netherlands) 1035CDCalling All Rock 'N' Roll Collectors, Vol. 3
1995Bear Family (Germany) BCD 15881CDLotta Lotta Women / Gordon Terry
1996Country Routes 06CDRockin' At Town Hall
1997Cotton Town Jubilee (Germany) CTJCD 4CDHonky Tonk Rockabillies, Vol. 2
Country Routes RFD 15CDTown Hall Party 1958-61
Little Miss Sheena [3]LPRock Pretty Baby, Vol. 3
2002Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16339CDThe Drugstore's Rockin', Vol. 1
2009Pan American (Switzerland) 56036CDLove Is My Business
year?Big Tone BTCD 6005CDRCA Rockabilly, Vol. 1
Smith & Co. (Netherlands) SCCD 2440CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 5


Acknowledgments:  CMF Library, Marc Coulavin, Fifties Fever, Udo Frank, Pasi Koskela, Tom Krajina, Gerd Miller, Michel Proost, Svein Arne Vikesdal, Wolfgang Weissbrodt, Bjorn Witlox, Ralf Wittenburg, highnumbers


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