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Smith & Co. SCCD1170 (CD)

Great Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 3

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Source: Udo Frank


Artist Title Original Label & Number Date & Source
1. Willis, Don Pertinent Label shot Song sample Boppin' High School Baby — Don Willis Satellite (Tenn.) S-101  1958/Apr. or earlier
(BMI est.)
2. Burnette, Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample Honey Hush — The Johnny Burnette Trio (Johnny, Dorsey, And Paul) Coral (N.Y.) 9-61719  1956/Oct. 13
Bb pop rev.
3. Nelson, Ricky Pertinent Label shot Song sample Believe What You Say — Ricky Nelson Imperial (Calif.) X5503  Cover shot 1958/Mar. 10
Bb pop rev.
4. Martin, Janis Pertinent Label shot Song sample My Boy Elvis — Janis Martin RCA Victor (N.J.) 47-6652  1956/Sept. 1
Bb c&w rev.
5. Vincent, Gene Pertinent Label shot Song sample Bluejean Bop — Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps Capitol (Calif.) F3558  1956/Sept. 29
Bb c&w rev.
6. Presley, Elvis Pertinent Label shot Song sample Good Rockin' Tonight — Elvis Presley / Scotty And Bill Sun (Tenn.)  210  1954/Nov. 6
Bb c&w rev.
7. McDaniel, Luke No rating Song sample Uh Babe [vers. 1] — Luke McDaniel Sun (Tenn.)  uniss.  1956
(Sun Rec.)
8. Holly, Buddy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Blue Days--Black Nights — Buddy Holly Decca (N.Y.) 9-29854  1956/Apr. 21
Bb c&w rev.
9. Glenn, Glen Pertinent Label shot Song sample Everybody's Movin' — Glen Glenn Era (Calif.) 45-1061  1958/Mar. 3
Bb pop rev.
10. Self, Ronnie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Bop-A-Lena — Ronnie Self Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41101  1958/Feb. 3
Bb pop rev.
11. Jackson, Wanda Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rock Your Baby — Wanda Jackson Capitol (Calif.) F4081  1958/Nov. 3
Bb c&w rev.
12. Riley, Billy Lee Pertinent Label shot Song sample Red Hot — Billy Riley / The Little Green Men Sun (Tenn.)  277  1957/Sept. 30
Bb c&w rev.
13. Perkins, Carl Pertinent Label shot Song sample Gone, Gone, Gone — Carl Perkins Sun (Tenn.)  224  1955/Oct. 22
Bb c&w rev.
14. Adams, Billy Pertinent Label shot Song sample You Gotta Have A Duck Tail — Billy Adams And The Rock-A-Teers Nau-Voo (Ohio) 45-802 
(pressed by King)
1958/Dec. 8
Bb pop rev.
15. Sands, Tommy Pertinent Label shot Song sample The Worryin' Kind — Tommy Sands Capitol (Calif.) F4082  1958/Nov. 10
Bb pop rev.
16. Luman, Bob Pertinent Label shot Song sample All Night Long — Bob Luman Imperial (Calif.) X8311  1957/July 22
Bb pop rev.
17. Scott, Jack Pertinent Label shot Song sample Leroy — Jack Scott Carlton (N.Y.)  462 
(pressed by Monarch)
1958/Apr. 14
Bb pop rev.
18. Craddock, Billy 'Crash' Pertinent Label shot Song sample Ah, Poor Little Baby — Bill Craddock Date (N.Y.)  1007  1958/July 28
Bb pop rev.
19. Brown, Billy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Flip Out — Billy Brown Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41297  1958/Dec. 1
Bb c&w rev.
20. Cochran, Eddie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Cradle Baby — Eddie Cochran Liberty (Calif.) F-55112  1957/Dec. 2
Bb pop rev.
21. Pritchett, Jimmy Pertinent Label shot Song sample That's The Way I Feel — Jimmy Pritchett Crystal (Tenn.)  503  1958/May 12
Bb pop rev.
22. Gordon, Curtis Pertinent Song sample Rock Roll Jump And Jive — Curtis Gordon Mercury (Ill.)  uniss.   
 
23. Foley, Red Pertinent Label shot Song sample Crazy Little Guitar Man — Red Foley Decca (N.Y.) 9-30674  1958/June 16
Bb pop rev.
24. Reed, Jerry No rating I'm Stuck Not listed in RCS
25. Trammell, Bobby Lee Pertinent Label shot Song sample You Mostest [!!] Girl — Bobby Lee Trammell Radio (Calif.)  102-45 1958/Mar. 31
Bb pop rev.
26. Grayzell, Rudy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Judy — Rudy Grayzell Sun (Tenn.)  290  1958/May 26
Bb pop rev.
27. McDonald, Skeets Pertinent Song sample You're There — Skeets McDonald Capitol (Calif.)  LP cut  1958
 
28. Simmons, Gene Pertinent Label shot Song sample I Done Told You — Gene Simmons Sun (Tenn.)  299  1958/June 9
Bb pop rev.
29. Talley, Johnny T Pertinent Label shot Song sample ( I've Changed My) Wild Mind — Johnny "T" Talley Mercury (Ill.)  70902X45 1956/Aug. 4
Bb c&w rev.
30. Tubb, Justin Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rock It On Down To My House — Justin Tubb Decca (N.Y.) 9-30606  1958/Mar. 24
Bb c&w rev.
31. Cash, Johnny Borderline Label shot Song sample Blue Train — Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Two Sun (Tenn.)  376  1962/May 19
Bb pop rev.
32. Dickerson, Dub No rating ( I Think) I'm Falling In Love Not listed in RCS
33. Sharpe, Ray No rating Oh My Baby's Gone Not listed in RCS
34. Casey, Al Pertinent Label shot Song sample Willa Mae — Al Casey Liberty (Calif.) F-55117  1957/Dec. 16
Bb pop rev.
35. Strickland, Johnnie Pertinent Label shot Song sample She's Mine — Johnnie Strickland Roulette (N.Y.) R-4119  1958/Nov.
(Bb est.)
36. Gowans, Sammy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rockin' By Myself — Sammy Gowans United Artists (N.Y.) UA114X
(pressed by RCA)
1958/May 5
Bb pop rev.
37. Downing, Big Al Pertinent Label shot Song sample Down On The Farm — Al Downing With The Poe Kats White Rock (Texas)  1111 
(pressed by Monarch)
1958/Mar. 24
Bb r&b rev.
38. Johnson, Hoyt Pertinent Label shot Song sample Enie Meanie Minie Mo — Hoyt Johnson And The Four Recorders Erwin (Tenn.)  555  1957/Dec. 9
Bb c&w rev.
39. Wayne, Thomas Pertinent Label shot Song sample You're The One That Done It — Thomas Wayne Fernwood (Tenn.) 45-106  1958/Mar.
BMI clear.
40. Criss, Gene Pertinent Label shot Song sample Hep Cat Baby — Gene Criss And The Hep Cats Rhythm (Va.) RR-102   
 
41. Nelson, Ricky Pertinent Label shot Song sample My Bucket's Got A Hole In It — Ricky Nelson Imperial (Calif.) X5503  Cover shot 1958/Mar. 10
Bb pop rev.
42. Newman, Jimmy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Carry On — Jimmy Newman Dot (Calif.) 45-15766 
(pressed by Monarch)
1958/June
(Bb est.)
43. Jimmy & Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample I Can't Find The Door Knob — Jimmie And Johnny D (Texas) 45-1004  1958/June 30
Bb pop rev.
44. Vincent, Gene Pertinent Label shot Song sample Crazy Legs — Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps Capitol (Calif.) F3617  1957/Jan.
(Bb est.)
45. Willis, Don Pertinent Label shot Song sample Warrior Sam — Don Willis Satellite (Tenn.) S-101  1958/Apr. or earlier
(BMI est.)
46. Perkins, Carl Pertinent Label shot Song sample All Mama's Children — Carl Perkins Sun (Tenn.)  243  1956/June 16
Bb c&w rev.
47. Holly, Buddy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Love Me — Buddy Holly Decca (N.Y.) 9-29854  1956/Apr. 21
Bb c&w rev.
48. Burnette, Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample Eager Beaver Baby — Johnny Burnette Coral (N.Y.) 9-61829  1957/May 20
Bb pop rev.
49. Jackson, Wanda Pertinent Label shot Song sample Honey Bop — Wanda Jackson Capitol (Calif.) F3941  1958/Mar. 24
Bb c&w rev.
50. Brown, Billy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Meet Me In The Alley, Sally — Billy Brown Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41100  1958/Jan. 27
Bb pop rev.
51. Lawrence, Bill Pertinent Label shot Song sample Hey Baby — Bill Lawrence Freedom (Calif.) F-44004  1958/Nov. 17
Bb pop rev.
52. Collins Kids Pertinent Label shot Song sample Hoy Hoy — The Collins Kids (Larry & Lorrie) Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41087  1958/Jan. 6
Bb pop rev.
53. Parchman, Kenny Pertinent Label shot Song sample Treat Me Right — Kenny Parchman Jaxon (Tenn.)  504  1957/Aug. 26
Bb c&w rev.
54. King, Sid Pertinent Label shot Song sample Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight — Sid King & The Five Strings (The King Bros.) Columbia (N.Y.) 4-21564  1956/Oct. 27
Bb c&w rev.
55. Thompson, Hank Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rockin' In The Congo — Hank Thompson And His Brazos Valley Boys Capitol (Calif.) F3623  1957/Jan. 26
Bb c&w rev.
56. Barnes, Benny Pertinent Label shot Song sample You Gotta Pay — Benny Barnes With The Echoes Starday (Tenn.) 45-401  1958/Sept. 29
Bb pop rev.
57. Anderson, Andy Pertinent Label shot Song sample Johnny Valentine — Andy Anderson And The Rolling Stones Felsted (N.Y.) 45-8508  1958/Feb. 3
Bb pop rev.
58. Curtis, Mac Pertinent Label shot Song sample Half Hearted Love — Mac Curtis King (Ohio) 45-4949  1956/July 28
Bb c&w rev.
59. Simmons, Gene Pertinent Label shot Song sample Drinkin' Wine — Gene Simmons Sun (Tenn.)  299  1958/June 9
Bb pop rev.
60. Garner, Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample Didi Didi — Johnny Garner Imperial (Calif.) X5548  1958/Sept.
(Bb est.)
61. Luman, Bob Pertinent Label shot Song sample Red Cadillac And Black Mustache — Bob Luman Imperial (Calif.) X8311  1957/July 22
Bb pop rev.
62. Cochran, Eddie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Mean When I'm Mad — Eddie Cochran With The Johnnie Mann Singers Liberty (Calif.) F-55070  Cover shot 1957/May 13
Bb pop rev.
63. Lloyd, Jimmy Pertinent Label shot Song sample You're Gone Baby — Jimmy Lloyd Roulette (N.Y.) R-4062  1958/Apr. 7
Bb pop rev.
64. Glenn, Glen Pertinent Label shot Would Ja' [!!] — Glen Glenn Era (Calif.) 45-1086  1958/Nov.
(Bb est.)
65. Presley, Elvis Borderline Label shot Song sample You're A Heartbreaker — Elvis Presley / Scotty And Bill Sun (Tenn.)  215  1955/Jan. 29
Bb c&w rev.
66. Feathers, Charlie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Too Much Alike — Charlie Feathers With Jody And Jerry King (Ohio) 45-5043  1957/Apr. 29
Bb c&w rev.
67. Riley, Billy Lee Pertinent Label shot I Want You Baby — Billy Riley And His Little Green Men Sun (Tenn.)  260  1957/Feb. 23
Bb c&w rev.
68. Dee, Jackie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Buddy — Jackie Dee Liberty (Calif.) F-55148  1958/Aug. 18
Bb pop rev.
69. Walker, Jackie Pertinent Label shot Song sample Only Teenagers Allowed — Jackie Walker Imperial (Calif.) X5490  1958/Jan. 27
Bb pop rev.
70. Cash, Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample Big River — Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Two Sun (Tenn.)  283  1958/Jan. 6
Bb pop rev.

Acknowledgments:  Udo Frank, Alexander Petrauskas


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