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Arcade (Pa.)

Philadelphia, Pa.  [source: an original label)

Owned by Jack Howard.
Discography in issue 15 (1977) of New Kommotion.


Original Releases

Number Date & Source Name Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
 uniss.  1958
 
Ginger & Johnny Pertinent I'm Shook — Ginger & Johnny    
 uniss.   
 
Ginger & Johnny Non-pertinent How Dark Is My Dungeon — Ginger & Johnny    
      Non-pertinent True True Love — Ginger & Johnny    
45-AR-112  1953/May
(Bb est.)
Ray, Mike No rating Rockin' Jamboree — Mike Ray And Judy Shay    
      No rating Heartless Love — Mike Ray And Judy Shay    
45-AR-114  1953/Aug.
(Bb est.)
Raye, Jackie No rating Crazy Cool Solid — Jackie Raye    
      No rating Love Is A Random Thing — Jackie Raye    
AR-116  1953/Sept. 26
Bb c&w rev.
Wellington, Rusty No rating Label shot Song sample Dog-gone It Baby, I'm In Love — Rusty Wellington And The Blue Rangers A  
      No rating Label shot Song sample Every Precious Memory — Rusty Wellington And The Blue Rangers B  
45-AR-123  1954/Mar. 20
Bb r&b rev.
Dae, Sonny Borderline Label shot Song sample ( We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock — Sonny Dae And His Knights   Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#10)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2001 (#12)
      No rating Moving Guitar – (instr.) — Sonny Dae And His Knights    
AR-124  1954/Apr.
(Bb est.)
Wellington, Rusty No rating Label shot Song sample I Want A Little Lovin' — Rusty Wellington And His Blue Rangers   Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#14)
      No rating Label shot Song sample Slowly But Surely — Rusty Wellington And His Blue Rangers    
45-AR-130  1954/Nov. 27
Bb c&w rev.
Zario, Rex Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Go Man Go, Get Gone — Tex Zario And The El Rancho Rangers A Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#19)
Bullet Orbit CD 5910 (#24)
Bullet Rev-Ola Bandstand CD 129 (#19)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#6)
      No rating Careless Heart — Tex Zario    
AR-140  1955/Dec. 31
Bb c&w rev.
Wellington, Rusty Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Blues For Tennessee — Rusty Wellington And The Blue Rangers    
      Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Jump Jump Honey — Rusty Wellington And The Blue Rangers   Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#22)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#8)
 142  1956/Dec. 8
Bb pop rev.
Ginger & Johnny Non-pertinent Label shot I Couldn't Help A-Doin What I Did — The Young'uns / Vocal By Ginger Shannon And Johnny Montana    
      Non-pertinent Label shot Don't Cry My Shoulder Away — The Young'uns / Vocal By Ginger Shannon And Johnny Montana    
AR-143  1957/Feb. 16
Bb c&w rev.
Rogers, Jesse Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Juke Box Cannonball — Jesse Rogers B Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#18)
Bullet Blazon CD 2005 (#18)
Bullet Buffalo Bop CD 55094 (#8)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#5)
      Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample You Can't Hang That Monkey On My Back — Jesse Rogers AX Bullet Pan American CD 56013 (#10)
AR-144  1957/June 10
Bb c&w rev.
Wellington, Rusty Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample I Ain't A-Movin' On No More — Rusty Wellington   Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#26)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#15)
      No rating Label shot Convict And The Rose — Rusty Wellington    
AR-147  1957/June 10
Bb pop rev.
Coleman, Ray Pertinent Label shot Song sample Jukebox Rock And Roll — Ray Coleman And His Skyrockets B Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#1)
Bullet Buffalo Bop CD 55094 (#7)
Bullet Chief CD 1156503 (#22)
Bullet Collector CD 4460 (#2)
Bullet Folkline CD 164 (#23)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8047 (#10)
Bullet Pan American CD 56007 (#15)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 200 (#15)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2001 (#1)
      Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rock, Chicken Rock — Ray Coleman And The Skyrockets A Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#24)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#11)
45-AR-148  1957/July 29
Bb pop rev.
Curry, Ed No rating Ya' Gotta Give Love A Try — Ed Curry    
      No rating Forbidden — Ed Curry    
AR-150  1958/Sept. 1
Bb c&w rev.
Micheals, Joey Pertinent Label shot Song sample Sixteen Cats — Joey Micheals HB-324 Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#25)
Bullet Bop CD 003 (#9)
Bullet Chief CD 1156503 (#19)
Bullet Club PR LP 002 (#14)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2004 (#13)
Bullet Sleazy CD 01 (#23)
Bullet Wendi LP 00009 (#5)
      Non-pertinent Label shot Too Blue To Cry — Joey Micheals HB-325  
45-AR-151  1958/Sept. 8
Bb pop rev.
Saber, Sonny No rating Label shot Little Daisy — Sonny Saber HB-335 Bullet Pan American CD 56033 (#23)
      No rating Label shot You Told Me A Lie — Sonny Saber HB-334  
AR-152  1958/Nov. 10
Bb pop rev.
Morra, Tony No rating Label shot Song sample My Baby Scares Me — Tony Morra / Frankie Gray And His Orchestra / Vocal Chorus By "Belltones" HB-384 Bullet Hydra LP 7711 (#18)
Bullet Pan American CD 56034 (#8)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2008 (#17)
      No rating Label shot Claire — Tony Morra / Frankie Gray And His Orchestra / Vocal Chorus By "Belltones" HB-383  
45-AR-155  1960/Jan. 25
Bb pop rev.
Day, Jack No rating Label shot Rattle Bone Boogie — Jack Day / Orchestra Accompaniment    
      No rating Label shot Song sample Rappin' The Bass – (instr.) — Jack Day   Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2008 (#18)
AR-157  1960/Mar. 7
Bb pop rev.
Starr, Sally No rating Label shot Rocky The Rockin' Rabbit — Sally Starr (Star of WFIL-TV's Popeye Theatre) AR-157-A  
      No rating Sing A Song Of Happiness — Sally Starr (Star of WFIL-TV's Popeye Theatre) AR-157-B  
AR-159  1960/Aug. 15
Bb c&w rev.
Ginger & Johnny Borderline Label shot ( Ya Gotta) Sing For The Ladies — Ginger And Johnny B  
      Non-pertinent Label shot Butterfly Love — Ginger And Johnny A  
AR-163  1961/May 29
Bb c&w rev.
Zario, Rex Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample It's Nobody's Fault But Your Own — Rex Zario B Bullet Buffalo Bop CD 55098 (#8)
      No rating Label shot Song sample Jukebox Cannonball — Rex Zario A  
AR-169  1961/Oct. 2
Bb pop rev.
Rogers, Jesse Pertinent Label shot Song sample Jump Cats Jump — Jesse Rogers B Bullet Arcade CD 1003-1 (#4)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2001 (#5)
      No rating Label shot You've Changed My Whole Life Into A Song — Jesse Rogers A  
 174  1962/Nov.
(Bb est.)
Ginger & Johnny Non-pertinent Covered Wagon Caravan — Ginger & Johnny    
      Non-pertinent Blue Ranger — Ginger & Johnny    
AR-176  1962/Nov. 10
Bb c&w rev.
Ginger & Johnny Pertinent Label shot Song sample It's Not The Quantity (But The Quality Inside) — Ginger And Johnny B  
      Non-pertinent Label shot It Takes Two — Ginger And Johnny A  
AR-178  1962/Dec. or later
(Bb est.)
Brownell, Claude No rating Label shot Twist And Yodel — Claude Brownell With The Country Cousins B  
      No rating Label shot Heartache Avenue — Claude Brownell With The Country Cousins A  

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1978Rollercoaster (England) 2001LPRockaphilly!
1980Rollercoaster (England) 2004LPThe Return Of Rockaphilly
Wendi (Australia) LP 00009LPVoo Doo Voo Doo
1985Rollercoaster (England) 2008LPRoller Coaster Rockers, Vol. 1
1989Hydra (Germany) BLK 7711LPTeenage Dance Party, Vol. 2
1991Chief (Netherlands) CCD 1156503CDUltra Rare Rockabilly's, Vol. 3
1993Jan/Star Club (Sweden) 33- 8047LPJuke-Box Favorites
1994Club PR (Spain) PRLP- 002LPPure Rockabilly, Vol. 2
1999Rollercoaster (England) RCCD 200CDNow Dig This: A Whole Lotta Roller Coaster Rockers
2000Buffalo Bop (Germany) Bb-CD 55094CDJukebox Rock
Collector (Netherlands) CLCD 4460CDRockin' & Boppin' Billy In Philly
2001Buffalo Bop (Germany) Bb-CD 55098CDRockabilly Cats
2005Rev-Ola Bandstand (England) 129CDCountry Goes Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 1: The Old Guard
2007Sleazy RAB 01CDRockabilly Race: 25 Pure Rockabilly Tracks, Vol. 1
2008Pan American (Switzerland) 56033CDFive Foot Two Eyes Of Blue
Pan American (Switzerland) 56034CDMy Baby Scares Me
year?Arcade CD-AR- 1003-1CDRockabilly Hop
Blazon (United States) 2005CDSizzling Hillbilly, Vol. 5
Bop BOP- 003CDSaturday Night On Bop Street, Vol. 3
Folkline (England) 274- 164CDGo Kat Go!, Vol. 3
Orbit (United States) 5910CDRock N Roll Dance Party, Vol. 10
Pan American (Switzerland) 56007CDYou Are My Baby
Pan American (Switzerland) 56013CDLovin' Honey


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