Probe is Turning-on the People!



Annals of Probe

session 491a -- Chris Cerf & friends: the singles July 1 '14  
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solo singles:
1. Chris Cerf: Fallout Filly
2. Chris Cerf, et al: The Penguin
3. Chris Cerf: Cheerleader
4. Chris Cerf: In The Middle Of The Night
5. Christopher Cerf: Sweet Music
6. Christopher Cerf: I Say Love
7. Christopher Cerf: Watch Your Step

co-wr. Chris Cerf:
8. Jimmy Castor: Fabulous New York
9. Strings 'N Things: Fabulous New York

compare to LP tr. 18:
10. Joe Ely: Fingernails

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1. Vanitas, 1961; wr. Cerf & Chazen
2. Vanitas, 1961; wr. Cerf, Butler, Frith, Montcleoni & Winter
3. MGM, 1962; wr. Tobias & Pockriss
4. MGM, 1962; wr. Byers
5. Amy, 1966; wr. P. Kaufman & J. Powell; arr. & pr. Alan Lorber
6. Amy, 1967; wr. Bert Russell & Phil Medley; pr. & arr. Alan Lorber
7. Amy, 1967; wr. Christopher Cerf; pr. & arr. Alan Lorber
8-9. Jet Set (1966); wr. C. Cerf & L. DeYong; arr. & cond. Dale Warren; pr. Caspar Davis & Dimitri Villard; dir. Ray Gordy
10. from LP Honky Tonk Masquerade (MCA, 1978); wr. Joe Ely; pr. Chip Young
33.0
session 491b -- Chris Cerf & friends: the album July 1 '14  
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Chris Cerf, at al: The Harvard Lampoon Tabernacle Choir Sings At Leningrad Stadium (LP):
1. intro - side 1
2. John Foster Dulles
3. The Harvard Coop (Boo'-Boo'-Boop)
4. What Is Love?
5. The Great Name-Dropper
6. A Christmas Prayer
7. intro - I'm Losing Irv
8. I'm Losing Irv To The Ready Reserve
9. outro - side 1
10. intro - side 2
11. (My) Fallout Filly (With The Atomic Kiss)
12. The Penguin
13-17. The Cadaver Quartet (intro; Sweet Teen-Age Cadaver; Sweet Earthbound Teen-Lover; Rigor-Mortis Blues; The Answer From Heaven)
18. I Keep My Fingernails Long (So They'll Click When I Play The Piano)
19. outro - side 2

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songwr. credits:
2, 8 & 11. C.B. Cerf & L.M. Chazen
3. Butler, Frith, Cerf, Goodkin, Harrison, Field & Winter
4. C.B. Cerf & J.C.M. Brust
5. C.B. Cerf & J.M. Winter
6. E.S. Stewart; arr. K.J. Stuart
8. C.B. Cerf & L.M. Chazen
12. Cerf, Butler, Frith & Monteleoni
14-17. C.B. Cerf
18. Cerf, Outerbridge, Frith, Butler & Winter

Vanitas (Cambr. MA), 1961

courtesy EL

41.5
session 490 -- 5 versions, 4 titles, 1 song June 7 '14  
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1. Toni Caroll: She Don't Understand Him Like I Do
2. Jeannie Seely: You Don't Understand Him Like I Do
3. Brian Hyland: He Don't Understand You
4. Connie Stevens: She'll Never Understand Him (Like I Do)
5. Jackie DeShannon: She Don't Understand Him Like I Do

bonus:
6. Irene Kral: Hold Your Head High
7. Jackie DeShannon: Hold Your Head High
8. The Epics: There's Just No Pleasing You

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1. Fontana (UK), 1966; pr. Page One Records
2. Decca, 1971
3. Philips, 1965; arr. & cond. Garry Sherman; pr. Geld-Udell Prod's.
4. Bell, 1970; arr. Ernie Freeman; pr. Dick Glasser
5. Liberty, 1964; pr. Dick Glasser
6. Mainstream, 1965
7. Liberty, 1964; pr. Dick Glasser
8. Pye (UK), 1965

invaluable assistance: PL
thanks also: EC

30.6
session 489 -- Run, Run Run June 2 '14  
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hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
122.2
session 488 -- The Liquid Guitar of Vinnie Bell May 21 '14  
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hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
148.2
session 487 -- "I Just Don't Understand" versions May 20 '14  
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1. Ann-Margret
2. Carmen Cole
3. Freddie & The Dreamers
4. Eddie Angel
5. The Cresters
6. Inge Brandenburg: Weil Ich Angst Hab' Vor Dir
7. The Beatles
8. Les Paul & Mary Ford
9. Normie Rowe
10. Marcene Harris
11. Tommy Adderley with Max Merritt & The Meteors

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1. RCA Vic., 1961; pr. Chet Atkins & Dick Peirce
2. Groove, 1964; pr. Chet Atkins
3. Col. (UK), 1964
4. from CD Eddie Angel Meets The Beatles (Spinout, 2004)
5. His Master's Voice (UK), 1964
6. Polydor (Ger.), 1962; orch. Kurt Edelhagen
7. from BBC radio program Pop Go The Beatles (1963); pr. Terry Henebery
8. Col., 1962; pr. Jim Foglesong; crackle alert
9. Sunshine (Austral.), 1965
10. Valiant, 1965
11. Viking (N.Z.), 1964
38.0
session 486 -- The Rainmaker: Some Songs of Harry Nilsson May 19 '14  
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hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
108.6
session 485 -- Bob Marley as bubblegummer May 1 '14  
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1. Bob Marley & The Wailers: Buffalo Soldier
2. The Banana Splits: The Tra La La Song
3. Bob Marley: Sugar Sugar

bonus:
4. The Flamingos: Buffalo Soldier
5. The Banana Splits: The Tra La La Song

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1. orig. unrel., rec. 1980; B. Marley & N.G. Williams; pr. B. Marley & The Wailers & Errol Brown; exec. pr. Rita Marley
2. Decca, 1968; wr. Ritchie Adams & Mark Barkan; arr. & cond. Jack Eskew; pr. David Mook (for Hanna-Barbera Prod's.)
3. Impact! (JA), 1970; wr. Jeff Barry & Andy Kim
4. Polydor, 1970; wr. Barnes, Smith & Lewis; arr. Al Fontaine; pr. Zeke Carey & Ted Cooper (for Coral Rock Prod's.)
5. alt. version, 1969; wr. Ritchie Adams & Mark Barkan
19.8
session 484 -- Rhonda Blabbit Apr. 30 '14  
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R.P.M. Generation: Rona's Theme Romar, c.1971
wr., cond., arr. & pr. John D'Andrea
label text: "from Rona Barrett's TV specials 'Rona Barrett Looks At ...'"
3.9
session 483 -- Welcome To Soul-Country Apr. 24 '14  
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1. Barbara Brown: Things Have Gone To Pieces
2. Esther Phillips: Release Me
3. Bobby Bland: Today I Started Loving You Again
4. Candi Staton: Release Me
5. Nappy Brown with Teacho Wiltshire's Orch.: It Don't Hurt No More
6. Etta James: Almost Persuaded
7. Cookie Jackson: Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad

ringers:
8. Jackie: Almost Persuaded
9. June Conquest: Almost Persuaded

ringer of a different sort:
10. Audrey Williams: Almost Persuaded

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1. Tower, 1968; wr. P. Self, C. Chalmers & S. Kesler [sic]; pr. Stan Kesler & Charles Chalmers
2. Lenox, 1962; wr. Miller, Williams & Yount; arr. Cliff Parman; pr. Bob Gans
3. ABC, 1976; wr. M. Haggard & B. Owens; basic arr. Ron Chancey & Don Gant; horns arr. Harrison Callaway, Jr.; pr. Don Gant & Ron Chancey
4. Fame, 1970; wr. B. Sherrill & T. Wynette; horn arr. Harrison Calloway, Jr.; string arr. Jimmie Haskell; pr. Rick Hall
5. Savoy, 1958; wr. Jackson, Paterno & Herman
6. Cadet, 1968; wr. G. Sutton & B. Sherrill; arr. & pr. Rick Hall & staff
7. Okeh, 1967; wr. B. Sherrill & G. Sutton; arr. Melvin Jernigan; pr. Larry Williams
8. orig. unrel.; wr. Dan Penn & Donnie Fritts
9. Fame, 1965; wr. Dan Penn & Donnie Fritts; pr. Rick Hall
10. MGM, 1966; wr. Glen Sutton & Billy Sherrill; AW = ex-wife of Hank Williams
41.0
session 482 -- Hoytbreak Hotel Apr. 9 '14  
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Hoyt Axton: Heartbreak Hotel from LP Hoyt Axton Explodes! (Vee Jay, 1964)
wr. Mae B. Axton & Thomas Durden
3.2
session 481 -- a coded message from Chuck Berry Apr. 1 '14  
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Chuck Berry: Wee Wee Hours Chess, 1955
wr. Berry
4.2
session 480 -- Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? March 30 '14  
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1. Polly Burgin: Honky Tonkin'
2. Tony Bennett: There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight
3. Tony Bennett: Cold, Cold Heart
4. Guy Mitchell: I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With You)
5. Frankie Laine & Jo Stafford: Tonight We're Setting The Woods On Fire
6. Frankie Laine: Your Cheatin' Heart
7. Frankie Laine: Ramblin' Man
8. Jo Stafford: Jambalaya
9. Rosemary Clooney: Half As Much
10. Teresa Brewer: Jambalaya
11. The Lennon Sisters: Kaw-Liga
12. Connie Stevens: Hey, Good Lookin'
13. Ada Balikowska: Jambalaya

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1. KEM (Hwd. CA), 1950; wr. Williams; feat. Joe Venuti, v; PB aka "Polly Bergen"
2. Columbia, 1954; wr. H. Williams
3. Columbia, 1951; wr. H. Williams
4. Columbia, 1951; wr. H. Williams
5. Columbia, 1952; wr. Fred Rose & E. Nelson
6. Columbia, 1953; wr. H. Williams
7. Columbia, 1953; wr. Williams
8. Columbia, 1952; wr. H. Williams
9. Columbia, 1952; wr. Curley Williams
10. from LP Songs Everybody Knows (Coral, 1961); wr. Williams
11. Dot, 1961; wr. H. Williams & F. Rose
12. W.B., 1962; wr. Hank Williams
13. Stalinogród (Rus.), c.1955
42.8
session 479 -- Fifty Shades of Brian Hyland March 28 '14  
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Brian Hyland: Let Me Belong To You ABC-Pmt., 1961
wr. Peter Udell & Gary Geld
orch. & chorus cond. Stan Applebaum
"A Pogo Prod."
4.2
session 478 -- Roy Brown tackles The Rhythm Orchids March 27 '14  
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1. Roy Brown: Party Doll
2. Roy Brown: I'm Stickin' With You

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1. Imperial X5427, 1957; wr. B. Knox
2. Imperial X5427, 1957; wr. J. Bowen & B. Knox

song-for-song cover of orig. Rhythm Orchids single >

6.0
session 477 -- The Message (1941-1945) March 23 '14  
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1. Red Foley: Smoke On The Water
2. Duke Ellington & His Famous Orch., voc Ray Nance: A Slip Of The Lip (Can Sink A Ship)
3. Red Foley: Smoke On The Water No. 2
4. Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters: (There'll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin (When The Yanks Go Marching In)
5. Bing Crosby: I'm A Cranky Old Yank In A Clanky Old Tank
6. Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys, voc Tommy Duncan: Smoke On The Water

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1. Decca, 1944; wr. Earl Nunn & Zeke Clements
2. Victor, 1942; wr. Luther Henderson, Jr. & Mercer Ellington
3. Decca, 1951; wr. Earl Nunn, Zeke Clements & Red Foley
4. Decca, 1944; wr. Sgt. Joe Bushkin & Pvt. John DeVries
5. V-Disc, 1944; wr. Hoagy Carmichael
6. Okeh, 1945; wr. Nunn & Clements
12.8
session 476 -- not-quite James Brown March 18 '14  
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1. Bobby Williams: Funky Superfly (pts. 1 & 2)
2. Sterling Magee: You're Supreme
3. Frank William's Rocketeers, feat. Little Beaver: Show Me What You Got
4. Frank William's Rocketeers, voc Little Beaver: You Got To Be A Man
5. Paul Jackson: Quack, Quack, Quack
6. Helene Smith: You Got To Be A Man
7. Sticks Of Dynamite: It's Football Baby
8. Perk Badger: Do Your Stuff
9. The Majestics: Funky Chick

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1. MTVH, 1974; wr. B. Williams; arr. Bobby Williams & His Band; "producted [sic] by Dove Records, a P.M. Prod."
2. orig. unrel.
3. Lloyd, 1966; wr. Beaver & Williams; pr. Clarke, Pearsall & Martin
4. Deep City/Phil-L.A. Of Soul, 1967; wr. Beaver & Williams; arr. Frank Williams; pr. Clarke & Pearsall
5. Hollywood (SF CA), 1974; wr. & pr. Paul Jackson
6. Phil-L.A. Of Soul, 1968; wr. Little Beaver
7. Saxton; wr. S. Kari & Sticks Of Dynamite; pr. S.K.A. Prod's.
8. Hit Sound (ext. edit), 1966; wr. W. Reynolds & P. Badger; pr. Badger, Reynolds & Albury
9. Morsound (Longview TX), 1969; wr. R. Allen; pr. E.H. Moore, Jr.
33.3
session 475 -- "(You're Gonna) Hurt Yourself" versions March 15 '14  
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1. The Bystanders
2. Baby Jane Holzer
3. The Fenmen
4. Frankie Valli

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1. Piccadilly (UK), 1966
2. from sdtk. to Hullaballoo TV show (3-28-66)
3. from CD Sunstroke (Ugly Things, 2010); rec. for BBC Saturday Club (6-28-66)
4. Smash, 1966; pr. Bob Crewe; arr. & cond. "Calello"; orig. version

wr. Bob Crewe & Charles Calello

10.2
session 474 -- a little off the top March 7 '14  
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1. Scott Douglas: The Beatles' Barber
2. Lynn Castle with Last Friday's Fire: The Lady Barber
3-4. Monti Rock III: For Days And Days; Trouble

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1. Apogee, 1964; wr. Fred Lightner & Phil Sheer; pr. David Hess; spasibo AZ
2. LHI, 1967; wr. Lynn Castle; pr. Lee Hazlewood
3. Mercury, 1965; wr. M. Watts & W. Davis; pr. & arr. Luchi DeJesus
4. Mercury, 1965; wr. W. Farrell & R. Alfred; pr. & arr. Luchi DeJesus
7.4
session 473 -- the magic of late '90s Polish rap March 5 '14  
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Osiedle Pelne Rymow Czyli Hip Hop Jak Okiem Siegnac CD:

1. Warszafski Deszcz/TrzyHa: Letnia Milosc (Remix Tede)
2. Vienio i Pele: Dziekowa Dla Chlopakow
3. Stereofonia: Dzwieki Stereo
4. Wzgorze Ya-Pa 3/Warszafski Deszcz/TrzyHa: Mam To Co Ty (Remix Tede)
5. 10 Osob: Wspolna Scena (Remix DJ 600 V)
6. Slums Attack: Czas Przemija
7. Wzgorze Ya-Pa 3: Zabic Ten Halas (Remix DJ 600 V)
8. OMP: Relaks Sobie Nos
9. eRKa: Ano Bo Ty (Remix DJ 600 V)
10. S.E.N. Mor W.A.: Unosze Glowe
11. DJ 600V: Zrobcie Miejsce Zdeka

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insert to Nov. '98 issue of Machina magazine (Pol.)

for MJ & WA

71.8
session 472 -- Greatest Record Ever Made
(plus Eddie Cochran as Elvis)
Feb. 26 '14  
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The Holly Twins: Okeefenokee

bizarro bonus:
The Holly Twins with Eddie Cochran: I Want Elvis For Christmas

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1. Rendezvous, 1962; wr. B. Roberts & J. Bird
2. Liberty, 1956; wr. Bob Darin & Don Kirshner
4.1
session 471 -- it's a Privilege Feb. 25 '14  
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1. Patti Smith Group: Privilege (Set Me Free)
2. Bertrand Burgalat: I've Been A Bad, Bad Boy
3. The Sugar Shoppe: Privilege
4. John Miller: I've Been A Bad, Bad Boy

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1. Arista (UK), 1978; wr. Mike Leander & Mark London; pr. Jimmy Iovine
2. from CD Chéri B.B. (Tricatel (Fr.), 2007); wr. Mike Leander; arr. & pr. Bertrand Burgalat
3. Capitol, 1968; wr. Paul Jones & Mike Leander; pr. Al DeLory
4. from CD Junk Food (Polenta (UK)); wr. Mike Leander
14.5
session 470 -- "Message From A Black Man" versions Feb. 18 '14  
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1. The Temptations
2. Byron Lee & The Dragonaires
3. Derrick Harriott
4. The Larks feat. Don Julian
5. Mickey & The Soul Generation
6. S.O.U.L.
7. The Heptones
8. The Spinners
9. The Whatnauts
10. Prince Buster

Buster bonus:
11. Prince Buster: Message To The Blackman

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1. from LP People Puzzle (Gordy, 1969); pr. Norman Whitfield
2. from LP Going Places (Dynamic Sounds (JA), 1970); arr. Neville Hinds; eng. Carlton Lee; pr. Byron Lee
3. Crystal (JA), 1970; pr. D. Harriott
4. from LP Soul Kaleidoscope (Money, 1970); pr. Don Julian
5. orig. unrel.
6. from LP What Is It? (Musicor, 1971); pr. Danny Jordan & Rupert Holmes (incorp. Sly & Family Stone's "Stand")
7. Bamboo (UK), 1970; pr. C.S. Dodd
8. V.I.P., 1970; arr. Henry Cosby; pr. Johnny Bristol
9. A&I (subsid. of All Platinum), 1970; pr. George Kerr
10. blank label, 1970
11. Deadly Dragon (JA)
57.9
session 468 -- I'm Nailed Right In Feb. 12 '14  
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Ruth Christie: Your Love Is Torturing Me Tide, 1961; wr. Inri

thanks GEM

3.6
session 468 -- Two Johnnys Clash Feb. 6 '14  
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1. The Sex Pistols: New York
2. Johnny Thunders: London Boys

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1. from LP Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols (EMI (UK), 1977); wr. Matlock, Jones, Cook & Lydon; pr. Chris Thomas & Bill Price
2. from LP So Alone (Real (UK), 1978); wr. Thunders, Rath & Lure; pr. Johnny Thunders & Steve Lillywhite
8.0
session 467 -- Worst Record Ever Made
(Late Minstrelsy Division)
Feb. 4 '14  
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Eve Boswell: Piccaninny Parlophone (UK), 1959
wr. Roberts & DeMortimer; accomp. dir. Eric Jupp

Eve Boswell from South Africa

3.1
session 466 -- "Berimbau" versions Jan. 25 '14  
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1. Vinícius de Moraes e Odette Lara
2. Baden Powell (v.1)
3. Astrud Gilberto
4. Dion & The Belmonts
5. Antonio Carlos Jobim
6. Kenny Rankin
7. Les Baxter
8. The Girls From Bahia
9. Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
10. David Whitaker Orch.
11. Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
12. Baden Powell (v.2)

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wr. Baden Powell & Vinícius de Moraes
English lyrics Ray Gilbert
57.6
session 465 -- Greatest Record Ever Made
(Richard Hell's first record?)
Jan. 18 '14  
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The Victors: We Struck A Match Alpha (Hwd. CA), c.1966; wr. Jonny Baron & Louis Mysels
arr. Baron & Victors; pr. Baron, Furth & Ball
3.8
session 464 -- productions by non-producers* Jan. 12 '14  
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pr. Anita Kerr:
1. The Mystic Monks feat. Jack Sheldon: Happy Flowers

pr. Jimi Hendrix:
2. The Eire Apparent: Yes I Need Someone
3. Cat Mother & The All-Night Newsboys: Good Old Rock And Roll

pr. Lou Reed:
4. Nelson Slater: We

pr. John Lennon:
5. Harry Nilsson: Don't Forget Me
6. Harry Nilsson: Subterranean Homesick Blues

pr. Harry Nilsson:
7. Frank Stallone: Case Of You
8. Ringo Starr: Drumming Is My Madness

pr. Brian Epstein:
9. Rory Storm & The Hurricanes: America

pr. Johnny Paycheck:
10. Bobby Helms: Cold Winds Blow
11. Bobby Helms: Mary Goes 'Round
12. Dugg Collins: Talk About Me

pr. Lloyd Price:
13. Howard Tate: Plenty Of Love
14. The Spaniels: Jealous Heart
15. Wilson Pickett: If You Need Me

pr. Marc Bolan:
16. Gloria Jones: Get It On
17. Gloria Jones: Get It On (pt. 2)

pr. Al Green:
18. Sir Mack Rice: Muhammad Ali

pr. Bill Wyman:
19. Bobbie Miller: Tomorrow
20. Bobbie Miller: You Went Away
21. Hamilton & The Movement: I'm Not The Marrying Kind
22. Ian Stewart & The Railroaders: Stu-Ball
23. The End: Shades Of Orange
24. The Preachers: Hole In My Soul

pr. Mick Jagger:
25. Chris Farlowe: Ride On Baby
26. P.P. Arnold: Though It Hurts Me Badly
27. Marianne Faithfull: Something Better
28. Marianne Faithfull: Sister Morphine

pr. Pete Townshend:
29. Thunderclap Newman: The Old Cornmill
30. Thunderclap Newman: Something In The Air

pr. Ray Davies:
31. The Turtles: Love In The City
32. The Turtles: Somewhere Friday Night

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1. Reprise, 1967; wr. Johann Sebastian Bach; arr., adapted & pr. Anita Kerr
2. Buddah (UK), 1969; wr. Stewart, Graham, Cox & Lutton; arr. Vic Briggs; pr. Jimi Hendrix
3. Polydor, 1969; wr. Michaels, Smith, Equine, Chin & Packer; pr. Cat Mother & Jimi Hendrix
4. from LP Wild Angel (RCA, 1976); wr. Nelson Slater; pr. Lou Reed
5. from LP Pussy Cats (RCA, 1974); wr. & arr. Harry Nilsson; pr. John Lennon
6. from LP Pussy Cats (RCA, 1974); wr. Bob Dylan; arr. & pr. John Lennon
7. Scotti Brothers, 1980; wr. Joni Mitchell; arr. Van Dyke Parks; pr. Harry Nilsson
8. Boardwalk, 1981; wr. & pr. Harry Nilsson
9. Parlophone (UK), 1964; wr. Bernstein & Sondheim; pr. Brian Epstein (uncr.); bg vox incl. Brian Epstein & Ringo Starr
10. Certron, 1970; wr. H. Lowry; pr. Johnny Paycheck
11. Certron, 1970; wr. M. Shiner & K. Westberry; pr. Johnny Paycheck
12. Certron, 1970; wr. Junior Keith; pr. Johnny Paycheck
13. Lloyd Price's Turntable, 1969; arr. Arthur Jenkins; wr. & pr. Lloyd Price
14. North American, 1970; wr. J. Hudson; pr. Lloyd Price
15. President (UK), 1970; wr. Wilson Pickett, Robert Bateman & Sonny Sanders; pr. Lloyd Price
16-17. EMI (UK), 1976; wr. & pr. Marc Bolan; rec. L.A. CA
18. May Day, 1976; wr. Mack Rice & John Scott; pr. Mack Rice, Al Green & Fred Jordan
19. Decca (UK), 1965; wr. Chapman; pr. Bill Wyman
20. Decca (UK), 1965; wr. Wyman & Cade; pr. Bill Wyman
21. CBS (UK), 1967; wr. & pr. Bill Wyman
22. Decca (UK), 1966; wr. Wyman & Stewart; pr. Bill Wyman
23. Decca (UK), 1968; wr. Wyman & Gosling; pr. Bill Wyman
24. Col. (UK), 1965; wr. Sascha Burland; pr. Bill Wyman
25. Immediate (UK), 1966; wr. Jagger & Richard; arr. Arthur Greenslade; pr. Mick Jagger
26. Immediate (UK), 1968; wr. Arnold; arr. Small Faces; pr. Mick Jagger
27. Decca (UK), 1969; wr. Goffin & Mann; arr. Jack Nitzsche; pr. Mick Jagger
28. Decca (UK), 1969; wr. Jagger, Faithfull & Richards; arr. Jack Nitzsche; pr. Mick Jagger
29. from LP Hollywood Dream (Track (UK), 1970); wr. Speedy Keen; pr. Pete Townshend
30. Track (UK), 1969; wr. Speedy Keen; pr. Pete Townshend
31-32. from LP Turtle Soup (White Whale, 1969); wr. Barbata, Kaylan, Nichol, Pons, Seiter & Volman; pr. Ray Davies

many thanks to FvdE

*not counting their own records

136.3
session 463 -- Teresa Brewer sings Bruce Haack Jan. 6 '14  
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1. Teresa Brewer: I Like Christmas
2. Teresa Brewer: Sea Shell
3. Teresa Brewer: Satellite

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1. Coral, 1958; wr. Bruce Haack & Ted Pandel; orch. dir. Dick Jacobs
2. Coral, 1961; wr. Ted Pandel, Bruce Haack & Helen Kasap; orch. dir. Dick Jacobs
3. Coral, 1958; wr. Ted Pandel & Bruce Haack; orch. dir. Dick Jacobs
6.2
session 462 -- Record Your Own Voice (Baby I Love You) Dec. 26 '13  
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1. H.B. Barnum: The Record
2. Byron Lee & The Dragonaires: The Record
3. Ben E. King: The Record (Baby I Love You)

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1. Capitol, 1965; arr. Hank Levine; pr. David Axelrod
2. Soul (Jam.), 1967
3. Atco, 1965; arr. Bert Keyes; pr. Bert Berns

wr. Artie Resnick & Kenny Young

8.4
session 461 -- Rockabilly Lite Dec. 18 '13  
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1. Buddy Knox with The Rhythm Orchids: Rock-A-Billy Walk
2. Johnny Duncan & The Bluegrass Boys: Rock-A-Billy Baby
3. The Four Jacks: Rock-A-Billy
4. Guy Mitchell with Jimmy Carroll: Rock-A-Billy
5. Eve Boswell und The Hansen-Quartett Das Paul Kuhn-Ensemble: Willy-Lilly Rock-A-Billy
6. Ted Herold: Rockabilly-Willy
7. Keith Albee & Orch.: Rock-A-Billy
8. Johnny Stark with The Four Winds, feat. Johnny Oliver, gtr.: Rockin' Billy
9. Dick Jacobs & His Chorus & Orch.: Rock-A-Billy Gal
10. The Colby-Wolf Combo: Rock-A-Billy Gal (instr.)
11. Jonathan Craig with The Colby-Wolf Combo: Rock-A-Billy Gal (voc.)
12. Hugo & Luigi with Orch. & Chorus: Rockabilly Party
13. Bob Cribbie: Rockabilly Yodel
14. Johnny Cardell with The Three Pals: Rock-A-Billy Yodler
15. Art Rouse with The Four Jacks & Herbie Layne's Orch.: Rockabilly
16. Libby Dean with The Ray Charles Singers & The Billy Ver Planck Orch.: Ding Dong Rockabilly Wedding
17. Dick Vale & The Three Vales: Rock-A-Billy Blues
18. Al & Jim: Rock-A-Billy Music
19. Ria Valk met Orkest. O.L.V. Jack Bulterman: Hou Je Echt Nog Van Mij, Rocking Billy?
20. George Morgan: Rockabilly Bungalow
21. Ria Valk: Rocking Billy
22. Tex Williams with The Anita Kerr Singers: Let's Go Rockabilly
23. Danny & Audrey Harrison, voc Danny Harrison: Rock-A-Billy Boogie
24. LaVern Baker: Dix-A-Billy
25. Lieutenant Pigeon: Rockabilly Hot Pot
26. Marion Ryan with The Tony Osborne Orch. & The Beryl Stott Group: Ding Dong Rock-A-Billy Wedding
27. John Barry & The Seven: Rock-A-Billy-Boogie

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1. from LP Buddy Knox (Roulette, 1957); wr. Alldred & Lanier
2. Columbia (UK), 1957; wr. Duncan
3. Odeon (Dk.), 1957; wr. Eddie V. Dean, Woody Harris & J. Grauengård
4. Columbia, 1957; wr. W. Harris & Deane
5. Odeon (Ger.), 1957; wr. Peter Igelhoff & Carl Niessen
6. Telefunken (Ger.), 1980; wr. Seelenmeyer, Bloomfield & Krüger; arr. O'Brien & Docker; pr. Ulf Krüger & Django Seelenmeyer
7. Albee ("distr. Willard Music Distr., Deposit, NY"), 1964; wr. W. Harris & E.V. Deane
8. Crystalette, 1957; wr. Reeth & Hafner
9. Coral, 1957; wr. Robert Colby & Jack Wolf
10-11. Flip, 1957; wr. Bob Colby & Jack Wolf
12. Roulette, 1957; wr. Hoffman & Manning
13. Cool (Harrison NJ), 1959
14. Rama, 1957; wr. Johnny Cardell, Howard Evans & Lester Hughes
15. Gateway Top Tune (Phila. PA), 1957
16. Savoy, 1957; wr. Anna Shaw & Florence Karlen
17. Coral, 1957; wr. Ruby Fisher & Chris Blackwell; orch. dir. Ray Ellis
18. Logan (Madison TN), 1959; wr. Lawson & Spires
19. Fontana (NL), 1960; wr. Kläs & Goran, S. Anderson & W. Rex
20. Columbia, 1958; wr. Boudleaux & Felice Bryant
21. 1960; wr. Kläs & Goran, S. Anderson & W. Rex
22. Decca, 1957; wr. John Gluck, Jr. & Diane Lampert
23. Event (Westbrook Maine), 1958; wr. A. & S. Bunch
24. Atlantic, 1958; wr. Harris, Evans & Reardon
25. Decca (UK), 1975; wr. Rob Woodward & Nigel Fletcher; pr. Staveley Makepeace
26. Pye Nixa (UK), 1957; wr. Karlen & Shaw
27. from LP Six-Five Special (Parl. (UK), 1957)
70.4
session 460 -- Strange Bedfellows Dept. Dec. 3 '13  
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Nick Clooney: Summer Wine Alco (Cinci.), 1968
wr. L. Hazlewood; arr. Arvey Webster; pr. Ray Allen
female voc unid'd
courtesy G&MS
2.0
session 459 -- Makin' Bacon: Songs Of The Squealin' Swine Nov. 27 '13  
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hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
145.1
session 458 -- Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing: Ersatz Extravaganza Nov. 26 '13  
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hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
118.3
session 457 -- Tell Me, Telstar Nov. 8 '13  
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1. Joe Meek: Telstar
2. Dave Adams: Telstar
3. Cees & His Skyliners: Rockin' To Telstar
4. The Tornados: Telstar
5. Kenny Hollywood: Magic Star
6. Bud Ashton: Telstar
7. Hot Butter: Telstar
8. Music City Five with Chorus: Telstar
9. Earl Bostic: Telestar Drive
10. Bobby Rydell: Telstar
11. The Exotic Guitars: Telstar
12. The Lively Ones: Telstar Surf
13. Margie Singleton with The Merry Melody Singers: Magic Star (Tel-Star)
14. Patti Lynn: Tell Me, Telstar
15. Frankie Calen: (Help Me) Telstar
16. The Gee Sisters: (Help Me) Telstar
17. The Pyramids: Telstar
18. The Zaras: Telstar
19. The Virtues: Tel-Star Guitar
20. Velvett Fogg: Telstar '69
21. Camillo Felgen mit Chor und Orchester: Irgendwann Erwacht Ein Neuer Tag
22. L'Ingegner Giovanni & Famiglia: Telstar
23. The Astronomers: Relay - Son Of Telstar

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1. "1st stage" demo, 1962; wr. & pr. Joe Meek
2. "2nd stage" demo, 1962; wr. & pr. Joe Meek
3. CNR (NL), 1962
4. Decca (UK), 1962; wr. Joe Meek; pr. RGM Sound (aka Joe Meek)
5. Decca (UK), 1962; wr. & pr. Joe Meek; music dir. Ivor Raymonde
6. Embassy (UK), 1962; wr. Meek; accomp. dir. James Wright
7. from LP Hot Butter (Musicor, 1972); wr. Joe Meek; arr. Dave Mullaney & John Abbott; pr. Bill Jerome, Danny Jordon & Steve Jerome
8. Spar, 1962; wr. Meek
9. King, 1964; wr. E. Bostic & C. Neely; title sic
10. from LP All The Hits, Vol. 2 (Cameo, 1963); wr. Meek; cond. Dave Stephens
11. from LP The Exotic Guitars (Ranwood, 1972); wr. Joe Meek; arr. & cond. Bill Justis; pr. Randy Wood
12. Del-Fi, 1963; wr. Joe Meek
13. Mercury, 1962; wr. Joe-Meek [sic] ; arr. Bill Justis
14. Fontana (UK), 1962; wr. M. Carr & B. Aston; accomp. dir. Harry Robinson
15. Epic, 1964; wr. E. Drake; arr. & cond. Marty Manning; pr. Bobby Gregg
16. Palette/Hickory, 1962; wr. Ervin Drake; arr. & cond. Alan Lorber
17. Trojan (UK), 1970; wr. Meek; pr. Bruce Anthony
18. from EP Night Train (Phonogram (Sp.), 1964); wr. Meek
19. Sure, 1962; wr. Hill (aka Frank Virtue), Diamond & Merle
20. Pye (UK), 1969; wr. Joe Meek
21. Electrola (Ger.), 1963; wr. Joe Meek & Carl Ulrich Blecher
22. RCA Vic. (It.), 1973; wr. Joe Meek
23. Ember, 1964; wr. Valerie Murtagh, Elaine Murtagh & Ray Adams; pr. Gerry Bron

Note: incl. Telstar songs other than Joe Meek's (tr. 3, 9, 14, 15, 16, 19, 23), and vocal version of Meek's Telstar song (tr. 5, 10, 13, 21)

68.9
session 456 -- stop the wedding! Oct. 30 '13  
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"All I Could Do Was Cry" versions:

1. Etta James
2. Joe Tex
3. The Combo Kings
4. Gail Harris with The Wailers
5. Rudy Gonzales & The Reno Bops
6. Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes

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1. Argo, 1960
2. Anna, 1960; arr. Joe Tex; pr. Roquel Davis
3. Flo-Jo (Phila.), 1963; feat. org Lee Bosket, voc Pervis Herder
4. from LP The Fabulous Wailers At The Castle (Etiquette, 1961)
5. Tear Drop, 1964; pr. Huey P. Meaux
6. from LP In Person (Minit, 1969); arr. & pr. Ike Turner; medley also incorp. "The Sumit" [sic], "Please Please Please" and "Baby I Love You"

wr. Gwen Gordy, Roquel "Billy" Davis & Berry Gordy, Jr.

35.7
session 455 -- language as a second English* Oct. 25 '13  
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ludicrous fake accents:

1. Jimmie Cross: Hey Little Girl (Do Ya Wanna To Get Married)
2. Dick Kent: Gretchen's New Dish (v.1)
3. James Rado & Co.: Manchester England
4. Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door: Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport
5. Johnnie Walker: You're All Mine
6. Lonnie Donegan: Beyond The Sunset
7. Sammy Davis, Jr.: That Lucky Old Sun
8. Bobbi Blake: Four And Twenty Big Black Crows
9. Sheer Smegma: I Wanna Be A Man
10. Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door: I'm Henry VIII, I Am
11. Terry Boyd & The Trends: When She Was What She Was
12. The Anglo-Americans: The Music Never Stops
13. The Bagels: I Want To Hold Your Hair
14. The Cheetahs: Soldier Boy
15. The Lady Bugs: Fraternity, U.S.A.
16. The Lady Bugs: Who Sent This Love Note?
17. The Law Firm: Girl From Liverpool
18. Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door: Mrs. Brown, You've Got A Lovely Daughter
19. The Strangeloves: Love, Love (That's All I Want From You)
20. Freddy Martin & His Orch., feat. Merv Griffin: I've Got A Lovely Bunch Of Coconuts
21. Bobbi Blake: Gretchen's New Dish (v.2)
22. Ross McManus & The Joe Loss Blue Beats: Patsy Girl

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1. Chicken, 1965; wr. H. Nilsson & E. Correll; arr. Perry Botkin, Jr.; pr. Botkin & Garfield
2. MSR, 1977; wr. Chester T. Finley
3. from LP Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (RCA Vic., 1968); wr. Ragni, Rado & MacDermot; pr. Andy Wiswell
4. from LP Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door (King Leo, 1966); wr. Rolf Harris; pr. Pete Spargo
5. Tollie, 1964; wr. Vic Thomas & Al Kasha; arr. Burt Bacharach; cond. Denny Randall; pr. Al Kasha
6. Pye (UK), 1960; wr. Virgil P. Brock & Blanche Kerr Brock; accomp. dir. Ralph Dollimore
7. from LP The Sammy Davis, Jr. All-Star Spectacular (Reprise, 1962); wr. Smith & Gillespie; arr. & cond. Morton Stevens
8. MSR, 1977; wr. Chester T. Finley
9. Fartfaced Decadence, 1980; wr. Cookie Mold; arr. Sheer Smegma; pr. Spam Ax & Scott The Jew
10. from LP Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door (King Leo, 1966); wr. Fred Murray & R.P. Weston; pr. Pete Spargo
11. Coed, 1964; wr. Danny Jordan, Ben Raleigh & Artie Wayne; arr. Trade Martin; pr. Artie Wayne (aka "Terry Boyd")
12. Chattachoochee, 1966; wr. Rogers, Deasy & Tyler; pr. Tyler & Raucher
13. W.B., 1964; wr. Klein, Barzman & Orenstein
14. Philips (UK), 1965; wr. Florence Green [sic] & Luther Dixon
15. LeGrand, 1964; wr. Guida, Royster & Tongue
16. LeGrand, 1964; wr. Guida & Royster
17. Imp., 1965; wr. Tom Maher; arr. Rene Hall; pr. Joe Saraceno
18. from LP Connie Francis & The Kids Next Door (King Leo, 1966); wr. Trevor Peacock; pr. Pete Spargo
19. Swan, 1964; wr. M. Rotha; pr. Feldman, Goldstein & Gottehrer
20. RCA Vic., 1949; wr. Fred Heatherton
21. MSR, 1978; wr. Chester T. Finley
22. HMV (UK), 1964; wr. McManus (father of Elvis Costello)

*or, proof that The Strangeloves were British, and not Australian after all

59.7
session 454 -- My Kid's A Crooner Oct. 24 '13  
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1. Helen Raymond: My Kid's A Crooner
2. Ambrose & His Orch., voc Elsie Carlie: My Kid's A Crooner
3. Harry Roy & His Band: My Kid's A Crooner
4. New Mayfair Dance Orch., ld voc Frances Day: Buh-Buh-Buh (My Kid's A Crooner)

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1. orig. unrel.; rec. 1935, for British Homophone
2. Decca (U.S.), 1935; "at the Embassy Club, London"
3. Parl. (UK), 1935
4. 1935; special singer 5 y.o. Sibyl Jason; orch. dir. Carroll Gibbons

wr. Harris & Montgomery

8.1
session 453 -- Talkback / Backtalk Oct. 15 '13  
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1. Johnny Otis Quintette feat. Little Esther & The Robins (feat. Bobby Nunn): Double Crossing Blues
2. Carl Smith: That's What You Think
3. Linda Laurie: Ambrose, Part 5
4. Woody & Dave: Shut-Ups
5. The Jet Streams: Who Me?
6. Wynn Stewart & Jan Howard: Yankee Go Home
7. The Wild Tones: Shut-Ups
8. Chuck Flamingo: Peepin' Tom
9. Jack Ross: Mumbles
10. Esther Phillips with Jimmy Ricks: Double Crossing Blues
11. J.W. Grasshopper & The Butterfly: Ali Shuffle

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1. Savoy, 1950; wr. Johnny Otis (+ Jessie May Robinson); aka "Lady Bears"
2. from LP Smith's The Name (Col., 1957)
3. Glory, 1958; wr. McWain, Gertz (aka Linda Laurie) & Sprung
4. Bullseye, 1958; wr. Newman, Ford & Herschenson
5. Decca, 1958; wr. Al Frisch & Milton Drake
6. Jackpot, 1958; wr. Harlan Howard
7. Madison, 1958; wr. Newman, Ford & Herschenson
8. Beltone, 1961
9. Dot, 1962; wr. J. Ross & D. Lusiani
10. Atl., 1964; wr. Robinson; arr. Garry Sherman; pr. Bert Berns
11. Brown Dog, 1974; wr. Jimmy T. Williams & Angela Scala
26.4
session 452 -- worth all the i.c. it took! Sept. 26 '13  
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The Harlem Kiddies, feat. King George:

1. Useless
2. Please Grow Up
3. I'm The Best
4. Soul Party

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Club Teen (Sw.) Ep RM 5177, 1967
mail-order premium for ice cream coupons
14.6
session 451 -- can this really exist? Sept. 18 '13  
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The Antwinettes: Kill It RCA Vic., 1958
wr. Vicky Logan & Carroll Williamson
2.3


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