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Emperor (W.Va.)

Wheeling, W.Va.  [source: an original label)

Owned by Hardrock Gunter and Buddy Durham.


Original Releases

Number Date & Source Name Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
45-EM-B-H-1-62
(pressed by King)
1962/Feb.
BMI clear.
Gunter, Hardrock Pertinent Label shot Song sample Hillbilly Twist — Buddy And Hardrock A  
      Non-pertinent Label shot As Long As You're Happy – (instr.) — Hardrock And Buddy B  
45-112 
(pressed by King)
1957/Mar. 23
Bb pop rev.
Gunter, Hardrock Pertinent Label shot Song sample Whoo! I Mean Whee! — Hardrock And The Rhythm Rockers With Buddy Durham Singers VG-57-45-1 Bullet Club PR LP 010 (#19)
Bullet Collector LP 1023 (#14)
Bullet Flaming Piston CD 1003 (#2)
Bullet Lucky CD 813 (#8)
Bullet Mustang CD 8 (#34)
Bullet Presto CD 6 (#58)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2008 (#6)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3013 (#13)
Bullet Sleazy CD 05 (#19)
      Non-pertinent Label shot We Three — Hardrock And The Rhythm Rockers With Buddy Durham Singers VG-57-45-2 Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3013 (#14)
45-EM-212   
 
John, Jimmie No rating Label shot Rosie's Gone Again — Jimmie John With Knox County Ramblers And Hillbilly Mille 45-HV-57-4  
      No rating Label shot The Blues, The Guitar, And Me — Jimmie John With Knox County Ramblers 45-HV-57-3  

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1974Collector (Netherlands) CL 1023LPGonna Rock And Roll Tonight
1985Rollercoaster (England) 2008LPRoller Coaster Rockers, Vol. 1
1995Rollercoaster (England) RCCD 3013CDGonna Rock & Roll, Gonna Dance All Night / Hardrock Gunter
1996Club PR (England) PRLP- 010LPPure Rockabilly, Vol. 10
year?Flaming Piston (United States) FP-CD 1003CDKustom Rockers, Vol. 3
Lucky (England) CDLR 813CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 13
Mustang MUST 8CDDo You Dig Me
Presto Vol. 6CDBig Bad Rockabilly Boppers, Vol. 6
Sleazy RAB 05CDRockabilly Race: 25 Pure Rockabilly Tracks, Vol. 5


Acknowledgments:  CMF Library, Udo Frank, Barry John, Tom Krajina, Bernd Kratochwil, Gerd Miller, Bob Pinson, Rock & Roll Musik Magazin, Dick Rosemont


Compilation & presentation © 2011, Terry E. Gordon This page generated on 08/30/2014

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