Thursday, 5 September 2013

ALL BOY 8514

LEN SNIDER
63
∆-50838 - I'm So Lonely   (Longhorn Music)
∆-50838x - Little Tear Big Heartache   (Crazy Cajun Music)
ALL BOY 8514
1613 St Emmanuel St, Houston, TX   (John Steven Poncio)

Source: Udo Frank



Wednesday, 4 September 2013

OMO THE HOBO 150


SMILEY JOE OMOHUNDRO
May 67
∆-66713 - I’m a cotton pickin’ chicken plucker    (Hundro Music)
∆-66713x - I kissed her as she got tatooed (sic)    (Hundro Music)
OMO THE HOBO 150
Fayette, MI   (W W Omohundro)

Source: Neil Scott





Tuesday, 3 September 2013

OMO THE LOBO 125

OMO THE LOBO
Nov 66
∆-63841 - My darling sweetheart    (Meteor Music)
∆-63841x - What makes me do the things I do    (Meteor Music)
OMO THE LOBO 125
Fayette, MI   (W W Omohundro)

Source: Neil Scott





Monday, 2 September 2013

A and M 716

BOBBY WAYNE
Apr 63
∆47897 - Tip toes    (Krawl Music)
∆47897x - Bobby’s Boogie No. 1    (Burdette Music)
JERDEN 713

Seattle, WA   (Jerry Dennon)

BOBBY WAYNE
Aug 63
∆-47897 - Tip toes    (Johnstone-Montel/Camarillo Music)
∆-47897x - Bobby’s Boogie No. 1    (Burdette Music)
A and M 716
Hollywood, CA   (Herb Albert / Jerry Moss)

Source: Udo Frank








Sunday, 1 September 2013

A and M 713

CANADIAN SWEETHEARTS
63
∆-48305 - Freight train    (Peter Maurice Music)
∆-48305x - Out for fun    (Doral Music)
A and M 713
Hollywood, CA   (Herb Albert / Jerry Moss)

Source: Al Turner

This is Bob & Lucille who recorded the great "Eeny Meeny Miney Mo" on Ditto records (later on King).



Saturday, 31 August 2013

CARLTON 455

DWIGHT PULLEN
Jan 58
∆-19701 - Sunglasses after dark   (Clock Music)
∆-19702 - Teen age bug   (Song Production)
CARLTON 455
New York City, NY   (Joe Carlton)

Source: Richard Normington




Friday, 30 August 2013

BEL AIRE 22/23


JACK TUCKER and his Oklahoma Playboys
Mar 57
∆-14930 - Surrounded by sorrow    (Greggs Music)
∆-14931 - Let me practice with you    (Greggs Music)
BEL AIRE 22/23
11323 Broadmead, El Monte, TX

Source: Al Turner




Thursday, 29 August 2013

DIG 121


LARRY WATERS
Aug 56
∆-11358 - Wish I didn’t love you so   (Dig Music)
∆-11360 - I wonder, wonder   (Dig Music)
DIG 121
Beverly Hills, CA

Source: Barney Koumis



Wednesday, 28 August 2013

SUN 228

SMOKEY JOE
Jan 56
∆8479 - The signifying monkey   (Hi-Lo Music)
∆8481 - Listen to me baby   (Hi-Lo Music)
SUN 228
706 Union, Memphis, TN   (Sam Phillips)

Source: Richard Normington




Tuesday, 27 August 2013

DOT 15439

THE COMMODORES
Dec 55
∆-7196 - Whole lotta shaking going on   (No Publ.)
∆-7197 - Speedo   (Rush Music)
DOT 15439
Hollywood, CA   (Randy Woods)

(Message from Mark Lee Allen - "A Bit of a mystery band The Commodores,  They had 3 45's on Dot, Most people assumed they were an RandB outfit, But the singer was Hillbilly Artist Darrell Glenn, son of Artie Glenn who wrote crying in the chapel. There also a 45 on RPM as Darrell Glenn and The Commodores. I've never been able to locate a photograph of the band.")

Source: Mark Lee Allen

Billboard Advert - 23 Oct 54




Monday, 26 August 2013

ARROW 2003


THE RECALLS
Aug 65
∆-57971 - Reesie   (Service Publ.)
∆-57971x - Nobody's guy   (Service Publ.)
ARROW 2003
Hollywood, CA

Source: Terry Gordon




Sunday, 25 August 2013

ANTLER 4000


LINDA HAYES and Earl Warren Orch and Chorus
Jun 56   (BB = 25 Aug 56)
∆-10444 - I had a dream  (Personality BMI)
∆-10446 - You ain’t movin’ me   (Personality BMI)
ANTLER 4000
511 Fifth St, New York City, NY   (Buck Ram)

Source: Barney Koumis




Saturday, 24 August 2013

SIMS 107

JACK COCHRAN
May 56
∆-9826 - Riverside jump   (R&R Publ.)
∆-9828 - Hip shakin’ mama   (Fairway Music)
SIMS 107
7502 Denny Ave, Sun Valley, CA   (Russell Sims)

Source: Terry Gordon



Friday, 23 August 2013

AVALON 988


JACKIE LEE COCHRAN
Apr 58
∆-21946 - Buy a car   (Ranger Music)
∆-21947 - I want you    (Ranger Music)
AVALON 988
6110 Selma Ave, Hollywood, CA   (George Matolla)
(Also shows 550 Fifth Ave, New York City, NY.)

Source: Terry Gordon




Thursday, 22 August 2013

AUTOGRAPH 206


THE UNKNOWN
Mar 60   (BB = 25 Apr 60)
∆-34969 - I have returned   (Cherie Publ.)
∆-34969x - Keep talking baby   (S and M Publ.)
AUTOGRAPH 206
Box 1463, 1010 North Zangs, Dallas, TX   (Jimmy Fields)

(This is Jimmy Fields, owner of Felco records amongst others)

Source: Terry Gordon






Wednesday, 21 August 2013

ARGO 5309


EDDIE FONTAINE
Apr 58  (BB = 4 Aug 58)
∆-21874 - Nothin' shakin'   (Arc Music)
∆-21875 - Don' t ya know   (Arc Music)
ARGO 5309
2120 South Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL   (Chess Brothers)

Source: Terry Gordon




Tuesday, 20 August 2013

AMERICAN INT. 542


JIMMIE MADDIN
Sept 59
∆-31973 - Don't stop now   (Dijon Music)
∆-31974 - Tongue tied   (Dijon Music)
AMERICAN INT. 542
8255 Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA  (Al Simms)

Source: Terry Gordon



Monday, 19 August 2013

AMERICAN INT. 532

TONY CASANOVA
Apr 59   (BB = 8 Jun 59)
∆-29228 - Diary of a high school bride   (Dijon Music)
∆-29229 - When I say bye bye   (Dijon Music)
AMERICAN INT. 532
8255 Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA   (Al Simms)

Source: Udo Frank




Sunday, 18 August 2013

AMERICAN 1000


JERRY BALLAD
Jul 58  (BB = 29 Sept 58)
∆-23868 - Walking with the blues    (AMA Inc.)
∆-23869 - Blow wind blow    (AMA Inc.)
AMERICAN 1000
4718 West Stanford Ave, Dallas, TX

(Possibly the same artist as Jerry Ballard on Skippy Records.)

Source: Udo Frank / Terry Gordon



Saturday, 17 August 2013

ALADDIN 3379

EARL PALMER’S PARTY ROCKERS with the Jay-Hawks
Apr 57   (BB = 6 May 57)
∆-15246 - Johnnie’s House Party Pt 1  (Aladdin Music)
∆-15247 - Johnnie’s House Party Pt 2  (Aladdin Music)
ALADDIN 3379
5352 West Pico Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA   (Eddie and Leo Mesner)

Source: Barney Koumis



SARG 132

PECK TOUCHTON with the Sunset Ramblers
Apr 56
∆-9380 - You’ve changed your tune   (Tree Publ.)
∆-9382 - Then I found you   (Tree Publ.)
SARG 132
Luling, TX   (Charlie Fitch)

(ACA 132 in dead wax)

Source: Mark Lee Allen / Al Turner