BIG JAY MCNEELY





SINGLES

EXCELSIOR 536 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax) Happy New Year, Baby / Midnight At The Barrelhouse 1948 US
EXCELSIOR 536 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax) Barrelhouse Stomp / Midnight At The Barrelhouse 1948 US
EXCELSIOR 537 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax; vcls on a-side: Lemuel Tally, Cathy Cooper & Darby Hicks) Alimony Boogie / Hog Jaws 1948 US
EXCELSIOR 540 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax; vcls on a-side: The Four Bluebirds a.k.a The Robins, b-side: Lemuel Tally & Darby Hicks) My Baby Done Told Me / Court Room Blues 1949 US
EXCELSIOR 541 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax; vcl on a-side: Cathy Cooper) Pay Day Blues / The Jelly Roll 1949 US
CALIFORNIAN 301 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax) Pay Day Blues / Court Room Blues 1949 US
SAVOY 682 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS BLUEJAYSWild Wig / Benson's Groove
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #12, Juke Box #12)
1949 US
SAVOY 685 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY'S BLUE JAYSThe Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #1, Best Seller #1, Juke Box #1)
1949 US
SAVOY 698 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY WITH HIS BLUE JAYSSunday Dinner / California Hop 1949 US
SAVOY 713 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY WITH HIS BLUE JAYSMan Eater / Cherry Smash 1949 US
EXCLUSIVE 90X (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY Midnight Dreams / Blow Big Jay 1949 US
EXCLUSIVE 96X (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcl on a-side: Ted Shirley) Road House Boogie / Willie The Cool Cat 1949
EXCLUSIVE 108X (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYTondalayo / Hoppin' With Hunter 1949 US
EXCLUSIVE 122X (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcl on b-side: Clifford Blivens) K&H Boogie / Junie Flip 1949 US
EXCLUSIVE 149X (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYBoogie In Front / Gingercake 1949 US
UNIVERSAL-FOX U 1003 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYWillie The Cool Cat / Blow Big Jay 1949/50 US
UNIVERSAL-FOX U 1007 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYBoogie In Front / Salt And Pepper 1949/50 US
ALADDIN 3050 (78rpm) "BIG" JAY MC NEELY AND HIS BANDJaysfrantic [sic] / Deaconís Blowout 1950 US
IMPERIAL 5115 (78rpm)/45-5115 (45rpm) JAY MCNEELEY AND HIS ORCHESTRA (vcls on both sides: Jesse Belvin & the Three Dots & a Dash) All That Wine Is Gone / Don't Cry Baby 1951 US
IMPERIAL 5130 (78rpm)/45-5130 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcls on a-side: Dope & Skillet a.k.a. Arthur Matthews & Ernest Mayhand, b-side: Jesse Belvin & the Three Dots & a Dash) Insect Ball / Sad Story 1951 US
IMPERIAL 5164 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcls on both sides: Three Dots & a Dash feat. Marvin Phillips) Let's Do It (Deacon's Hop) / I'll Never Love Again 1951 US
IMPERIAL 5169 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcl on a-side: Marvin Phillips) Tall, Brown Woman / Deacon Blows For Ray 1951 US
IMPERIAL 5170 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYDeacon Rides Again / Blow, Blow, Blow 1951 US
IMPERIAL 5176 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYJay Walk / Night Ride 1951 US
SAVOY 815 (78rpm) JOHNNY OTIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Jay McNeely:ten.sax on b-side) Harlem Nocturne / Midnight At The Barrelhouse 10/1951 US
IMPERIAL 5186 (78rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcls on both sides: Three Dots & a Dash feat. Marvin Phillips) Love From The Heart (True Love) / Old Black Mule 1952 US
FEDERAL DEE JAY SPECIAL 12102 (promo) BIG JAY MCNEELYThe Goof / Big Jay Shuffle
(label includes an artist introduction on both sides)
1952 US
FEDERAL 12102 (78rpm)/45-12102 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS ORCHESTRAThe Goof / Big Jay Shuffle 1952 US
FEDERAL 12111 (78rpm)/45-12111 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY Just Crazy ("Earthquake") / Penthouse Serenade 1952 US
FEDERAL 12141 (78rpm)/45-12141 (45rpm) BIG JAY MC NEELY (vcls on a-side: The Platters) Nervous Man Nervous / Rock Candy 1953 US
FEDERAL 12151 (78rpm)/45-12151 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY (vcls on b-side: The Platters) 3-D / Texas Turkey 1953 US
BAYOU 014 (78/45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY Hometown Jamboree / Teenage Hop
(Imperial recordings with crowd noise added; Hometown Jamboree = Blow, Blow, Blow and Teenage Hop = Night Ride)
1953 US
BAYOU 018 (78/45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY Catastrophe / Calamity
(remixed Imperial recordings; according to Tom Lord in his Big Jay McNeely discography: Catastrophe is a mixture of several records spliced together, longest segment from Deaconís Express; Calamity spliced mixture of Night Ride with an ending of Deacon Rides Again)
1953 US
IMPERIAL 5219 (78/45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYDeacon's Express / Jet Fury 1953 US
FEDERAL 12168 (78rpm)/45-12168 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYMule Milk / Ice Water 1954 US
FEDERAL 12179 (78rpm)/45-12179 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hot Cinders / Whipped Cream 1954 US
FEDERAL 12186 (78rpm)/45-12186 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS ORCHESTRA Let's Work / Hard Tack 1954 US
FEDERAL 12191 (78rpm)/45-12191 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS ORCHESTRA Beachcomber / Strip Tease Swing 1954 US
ALADDIN 3242 (78/45rpm) "BIG" JAY MCNEELY AND HIS BANDReal Crazy Cool / Let's Split
(recorded in 1950)
1954 US
VEE-JAY VJ 142 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYBig Jay's Hop / Three Blind Mice
(a-side '55 remake of "Deacon's Hop")
1955 US
SAVOY 1143 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY WITH PAUL WILLIAMS Deacon Hop / The Huckelbuck1955 US
VEE-JAY VJ 212 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELYJay's Rock / (reverse by The Delegates: The Convention)
(a-side '55 remake of "Texas Turkey")
1956 US
SWINGIN' 45-614 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY (vcl on both sides: Haywood 'Little Sonny' Warner) There Is Something On Your Mind / ...Back...Shack...Track
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #5, Billboard/pop #44)
1959 US
QUALITY K 1893 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY There Is Something On Your Mind / ...Back...Shack...Track 1959 CAN
TOP RANK JAR 169 (78/45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY There Is Something On Your Mind / ...Back...Shack...Track 1959 UK
TOP RANK HTR 515 (45rpm) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY There Is Something On Your Mind / ...Back...Shack...Track 1959 HOL
SWINGIN' 45-618 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY WARNER I Got The Message / Psycho Serenade 1959 US
SWINGIN' 45-622 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY WARNER Minnie / My Darling Dear 1960 US
SWINGIN' 45-627 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY WARNER I Love You Oh Darling / Oh, What A Fool 1960 US
SWINGIN' 45-629 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND HIS ORCHESTRABefore Midnight / After Midnight
(b-side is actually "Before Midnight" overdubbed)
1961 US
SWINGIN' 45-637 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, FEATURING LEON HAYWOOD AT THE ORGANWithout A Love / The Squat 1962 US
SWINGIN' 45-637 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BANDWithout A Love / The Squat 1962 US
WARNER BROS. 5401 BIG JAY MCNEELYYou Don't Have To Go / Big Jay's Count 1963 US
SUE WI-373 BIG JAY MCNEELY (VOCAL: LITTLE SONNY) Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track 7/1965 UK
SUE WI-373 BIG JAY MCNEELY (VOCAL: LITTLE SONNY) Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track 1965? JAM
MODERN OLDIES MX 32 BIG JAY MCNEELYDeacon's Hop / Blues In G Minor 1968 US
BIG J JS-105 BIG JAY MCNEELY (a) / BIG JAY MCNEELY & JOHN MERRILL'S RAIDERS (b)Rockiní The Reeds / California  (new recordings) 1985 US
BIG J JS-106 BIG JAY MCNEELYZydeco Stroll / Young Girl Blues  (new recordings with The Rocket 88s) 1987 US
COLLECTABLES COL. 3597 BIG JAY MCNEELY There Is Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track  (reissue) 19?? US
COBRA C 4650 BIG JAY MCNEELY There Is Something On Your Mind / (reverse by Billy Stewart: Cross My Heart)  (reissue) 19?? US
SPINNING SP#5 BIG JAY MCNEELY Mule Milk / Nervous Man Nervous / (reverse by The Maggs: Misty)  (reissue) 1991
FEDERAL/UNITED F283/U181 BIG JAY MCNEELY Big Jay Shuffle / (reverse by Eddie Chamblee: Lai Lai Lai Lady)  (reissue) 2010 UK
SWINGIN' 45-618/45-614 BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY WARNER (a) BIG JAY MCNEELY AND BAND, VOCAL BY LITTLE SONNY (b) Psycho Serenade / ...Back...Track...Shack  (reissue) 2010 UK




EP'S

KING/FEDERAL EP 246 (p/s)  GO! GO! GO! WITH BIG JAY MCNEELY
Big Jay Shuffle / Nervous Man Nervous / The Goof / 3-D
1953 US
KING/FEDERAL EP 301 (p/s) BIG JAY MCNEELY, VOL.2
Hot Cinders / Mule Milk / Ice Water / Whipped Cream
1954 US
KING/FEDERAL EP 332 (p/s)  THE WILD MAN OF THE SAXOPHONE
Hardtack / Let's Work / Beachcomber / Strip Tease Swing
1954 US
KING/FEDERAL EP 373 (p/s) JUST CRAZY!
Rock Candy / Just Crazy! / Texas Turkey / Penthouse Serenade
1955 US
TOP RANK RES 130 (p/s) BIG JAY MCNEELY FEAT. LITTLE SONNY WARNER: THERE IS SOMETHING ON YOUR MIND 
There Is Something On Your Mind / Psycho Serenade / Back...Shack...Track / I Got The Message  
1959 FRA
WARNER BROS. WEP 1426 (p/s) SURFIN'
Big Jay's Count Part 1 / Big Jay's Count Part 2 / Deacon's Hop / Cisco's
1963 FRA 
BIG J. JCD-111 (p/s) YELLOW MOON (MAXI DEMO)  (CD-EP)
Yellow Moon / Zydeco Stroll / We Dream / Insect Ball / Harlem Nocturne / Time
1996 US




ALBUMS

FEDERAL LP 295-96 BIG JAY MCNEELY  (10" LP)
Big Jay Shuffle / 3-D / Nervous Man Nervous / The Goof / Mule Milk / Hot Cinders / Ice Water / Whipped Cream
-- reissue: King/Federal 296-96, 1966 --
1955 US
SAVOY MG 15045 BIG JAY MCNEELY PLAYS A RHYTHM & BLUES CONCERT  (10" LP)
Wild Wig / Sunday Dinner / Deacon's Groove / Man Eater / California Hop / Cherry Smash / Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump
-- Note: also 1980's repro available --
1955 US
FEDERAL 395-530 BIG JAY MCNEELY: BIG JAY IN 3-D  (LP)
The Goof / Ice Water / Big Jay Shuffle / Rock Candy / Whipped Cream / Hot Cinders / 3-D / Hard Tack / Nervous Man, Nervous / Mule Milk / Let's Work / Beachcomber
-- reissues: King LP 650, 1959/Sing LP 650, 1988/King LP/CD 650, 1994 --
1956 US
WARNER BROS. W/WS-1523 BIG JAY MCNEELY - RECORDED LIVE AT CISCO'S, MANHATTAN BEACH, CALIF.  (LP)
Big Jay's Shuffle / Perdido / You Don't Have To Go * / Big Boy / Big Jay's Count / / Cisco's * / Sunset / Deacon's Hop / Further Up The Road * / Shake It, Shake It, Baby * / (The Closing) The Party's Over *
(recorded live at Cisco's, Hermosa Beach, CA, late 1963, *= feat. George 'Harmonica' Smith:hca & Fred Thompson:org)
-- UK edition: Warner Bros WM 8143 (W 1523) [mono], 1963/cd reissue: Collector COL-7701 --
1963 US
ACE CH 101 MEETS THE PENGUINS  (LP)
Honky Tonk / Night Train / Harlem Nocturne / Watch Out! Big Jay's Loose / Money Honey / Hey Senorita / Love Will You're your Mind Go Wild / Ooky Ook / Only You (And You Alone)Saturday Night At the Movies / Memories Of El Monte-Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
(first 4 Big Jay's solo tracks, the rest by The Penguins; recorded live at "The 30th Anniversary Of Rock & Roll", Club Lingerie, Hollywood, 1983)
1984 UK
ACE CH 111 FROM HARLEM TO CAMDEN  (LP)
Harlem Nocturne / Camden Boogie / Get On Up / Some Kinda Boogie / Just Because / Jumpin' With Jay / Night Train / Jay Jay / Strollin' Sax / Pembridge Court / Catalina Swing / Rockin' The Reeds
(recorded at studio with Juice On The Loose in London, 1983)
1984 UK
BIG J. JLP-101 LOOSE ON SUNSET  (LP)
Honky Tonk / Night Train / Harlem Nocturne / Big Jay's Loose
(recorded live at Club Lingerie, Hollywood, on Halloween 1983 with George Walker, Lindsey Martin & Alvin Clark)
1984 US
BIG J. JLP-107 BIG JAY MCNEELY & THE ROCKET 88'S: AZ BOOTIN'  (LP/CD)
Gila Moon / Zydeco Stroll / Summertime / Phoenix Hambone / All That Wine Is Gone / Short On Bread / Young Girl Blues / Mercury Falling / Mean Man Blues / Camelback Drive / Big Jay's Shuffle / Scooby-Doo Blues
(recorded in Phoenix, Arizona, 1987)
1988 US
BIG J. JLP/JCD-109 BIG JAY MCNEELY & THE RONNIE MACK BAND: WELCOME TO CALIFORNIA  (LP/CD)
Palomino Ride* / Welcome To California / Estrella / There Is Something On Your Mind / Rockin' On A Rainy Night / I Can't Stop Loving You / Coop Deville / Whirlwind Woogie / A Funk South Of Bakersfield / Chantilly Lace / Big Jay Shuffle*
(*= recorded live at Palomino, Los Angeles, the rest are studio tracks)
1990 US
ORNAMENT 7.543/ORNAMENT CM-9003 BLOW THE WALL DOWN  (LP/CD)
Everybody Needs Somebody / Blow The Wall Down / Country Boy / Zydeco Stroll / Tequila / Going To Paint The Town Red / Harlem Nocturne / Something On Your Mind / Tough / Jay Jay / Young Girl / Pretty Girl (cd bonus) / A Summertime (cd bonus)
(recorded in Germany 1989 with Klaus Badorf:gtr, Doris Assenheimer:sax, Kevin Duvernay:bs & Tommie Harris:dms)
1990/1991 GER
ABC 848046-2 JAY WALKIN'  (CD)
Jaywalkin' * / Harlem Nocturne / Summertime / There Is Something On Your Mind / Young Girl Blues / Big Jay Shuffle / I Can't Stop Lovin' You / Sha-Boom-Ba / Pretty Girls Everywhere / Jaywalkin' (Part 2) / Honky Tonk / Country Boy / All That Wine Is Gone * / Honky Tonk Blues *
(recorded live in Australia with The Mighty Reapers, *= recordings in studios at Victoria and Melbourne)
1991 AUS
TUFF CITY TUF LP 0600 BIG JAY MCNEELY: HONKIN' SAX RIFFS 4 DJ'S  (LP)
McNeely 1 / McNeely 2 / McNeely 3 / McNeely 4 / McNeely 5 / McNeely 6 / McNeely 7 / McNeely 8
(tenor sax solos)
1993 US
ACOUSTIC MUSIC 319 1018 BIG JAY MCNEELY & CHRISTIAN RANNENBERG: BLUES AT DAYBREAK  (CD)
J.R. Boogie / Catfish, Greens And Mashed Potatoes / So Hard To Be In Love / Tennessee Shuffle / Car Crash / Big Fat Mama / Blues At Daybreak / The Claps / Rock'n'Roll And Boogie Woogie All Night Long / Jive Turkey / Let The Back Door Hit You / I Believe In Love
(recorded in Germany in 1992 with pianist Christian Rannenberg)
1995 GER
BIG J. JCD-110 PEOPLE WILL BE PEOPLE  (CD)
People Will Be People / Livin' Just For You / Insect Ball / Time / You Are My Life / Deacon's Hip Hop / There Is Something On Your Mind / Big Fat Mama / Richard's Blues / Never Trust Your Heart / Blues Ain't Nuthin' / Full Moon / Serengeti / Without A Love / Give Me Some Of Your Love / Country Boy / Blow Big Jay / Summertime
1996 US
BIG J. JCD-112 BIG JAY MCNEELY & DANA GILLESPIE: CHERRY PIE  (CD)
A Man Needs A Woman / Cherry Pie / Who Blew The Blues Away / Get Up And Boogie / Guess Who? / This Man Is Wanted / You Make Me Feel So Good / Watts Up / You're Always There / Livin' Just For You / Jay's Groove / Give Me Your Best Shot
(feat. Big Jay McNeely:vcl/ten.sax, Dana Gillespie:vcl, Ed Deane:gtr/bckgr.vcls, Dave Rowberry:pno, Ben Waters:pno [4,7,8], Julian Crampton:bs, Steve Lima:bs, Cris Hunt:dms, David Mallin:tamb/bckgr.vcls, Pete Thomas:bar.sax/bckgr.vcls, Den Hegarty:bckgr.vcls, Sue Shattock:bckgr.vcls, Alvin Clark Jr.:bckgr.vcls, Jennell Hawkins:bckgr.vcls)
1997 US
OUT OF SPACE OOS 2003-2 DEACON'S HOP SINCE 1949  (CD)
Partytime / Deacon's Hop / To Mom / Zydeco / 3 D / Big Fat Mama / Living Just For You / Get All Up And Boogie / Big Jay Shuffle / Waterdrops / Tuff / Young Girl Blues (live)
1999 US
ATOMIC THEORY ATM 1145 CENTRAL AVENUE CONFIDENTIAL  (CD)
Mighty Fine / Big Jay Shuffle / I Want To Live / Stranger On The Shore / You Are My Life / Caravan / Central Avenue Confidential / Soft / Jelly / Emiko
(featuring Big Jay McNeely:sop./ten.sax, Skip Heller:gtr, Red Young:org, Jay Work:bar.sax, Skip Waring:tp, Robert Drasnin:fl, Howard Greene:dms)
2000 US
MARQUIS 0006 JESSE SCINTO & BIG JAY MCNEELY: THE CLUTCH  (CD)
Alligator Woman / The Clutch / I Should Have Known / The Rush / Muff Diver / Gettin' Down / K Town / White Chocolate / Before / Sacramento Blvd. / Ted / Demonstration Honk
(featuring Big Jay McNeely:ten.sax/vcl, Jesse Scinto:alt./ten.sax/vcl, Johnny Burgin:gtr, Dave Drazin:pno, Paul Basa:tp, Bill Walsh:tb, Sho Komiya:bs, Joe Shepley:dms)
2003 US
VAGABOND VRCD 8.08033 AXEL ZWINGENBERGER & BIG JAY MCNEELY: SAXY BOOGIE WOOGIE  (CD)
Saxy Boogie Woogie / Cool Heat / Greasy Groove / Big Jayís Jungle Jive / Night Ride / A Flat In The Basement / Ha-Yo Silver, Letís Go! / Just For Two / Tender Feeling / Truckiní Boogie / Ridiní The Cows / Blues Well Done / Barbeque Boogie Woogie / Just A Closer Walk With Thee
(recorded in Austria 2007 with pianist Axel Zwingenberger + others)
2008 GER
# LIVE IN SWITZERLAND  (CD-R/MP3 DOWNLOAD)
What A Wonderful World / Deacon's Hop / Honky Tonk / Saint's Go Honkin' / Love Love / Cherry Pie / Party / Summertime / All That Wine Is Gone / 3-D / Let's Boogie
2009
# PARTY TIME  (CD-R)
I Canít Stop Loving You / Dixieland Boogie / Big Fat Mama / I Want To Be With You (instrumental) / Pretty Girls Everywhere / Jay Meet Rinus / Toom Toom / Insect Ball / Get On Up And Boogie (part 1, 2 and 3) / Party Time / Big Ali / Critical Times / You Are My Life / I Love You So Much / Boogie ĎTill The Break Of Dawn
(recorded in Netherlands featuring Rinus Groeneveld and Martijn Schok + others)
2009 HOL
# JZZZZZP MEETS BIG JAY McNEELY  (CD-R)
Reeling And Rocking / Well Oh Well / Mellow Saxophone / Insect Ball / Dark Eyes / Swinging On Nothing (no Big Jay above ) / Intro / Pretty Girl / Big Fat Mamma / Insect Ball / Deaconís Hop / eD / Young Girl Blues / There Is Something On Your Mind / All The Wine
(recorded live with JZZZZZP in Netherlands 2008, Big Jay featured from Intro on)
2010 HOL
# PARTY TIME , VOLUME TWO  (CD-R)
Melody Of Soul / Sad Sad World / Boogie With Big Jay / Deaconís Hop / After Hours / All That Wine Is Gone / There Is Something On Your Mind / Piano And Sax Boogie / Doing The Boogie Woogie / Country Boy / Regina / Welcome To California / Bye Bye Blackbird / Everybody Loves Somebody / Amsterdam Boogie / Lalalala
(recorded in Netherlands 2010 featuring Rinus Groeneveld and Martijn Schok + others)
2011 HOL
# MAC'S BACK  (MP3 DOWNLOAD)
Tightrope / Lonely Love / Fly Away / Get Down / Youíre My Life
(feat. Big Jay McNeely:ten.sax with The Engenius)
2011 US
APO APO 027 BIG JAY MCNEELY DIRECT TO DISC  (LP)
Country Boy / There Is Something On Your Mind / Party Time / Jay Opening / I Canít Stop Loving You / All That Wine Is Gone
(recorded in Salina, Kansas 2011 feat. Big Jay McNeely:ten.sax/vcl + Bobby Allen:vcl on "There Is Something On Your Mind")
2012 US
BRISK BRCD 003 BIG JAY MCNEELY WITH RAY COLLINS' HOT-CLUB & FRIENDS: LIFE STORY  (LP)
Rock And Roll / Mellow Day / Go On / Funky Bug / We Gonna Boogie / Deacon In Minor / Thatís Bad Boogie / Blow Your Brains Out / The Jam / The Story Of Big Jayís Life / 1,2,3,4 / Da Groove
(recorded in Germany)
2012 GER




COLLECTIONS

IMPERIAL/EMI-PATHE MARCONI 154 6691 DEACON RIDES AGAIN  (LP)
All That Wine Is Gone / Don't Cry Baby / Insect Ball / Sad Story / Let's Do it (Deacon's Hop) / I'll Never Love Again / Deacon Rides Again / Blow, Blow, Blow / Jay Walk / Night Ride / Love From The Heart (True Love) / Old Black Mule / Jet Fury / Deacon's Express
1983 FRA
BIG J. JLP-103 SWINGIN'  (LP)
Flying Home / There's Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track / I Got The Message / Psycho Serenade / Minnie / My Darling, Dear / Oh No Daddy-O / Blue Couch Boogie / I Love You Oh Darling / Oh What A Fool / Before Midnight / After Midnight / Havana Hop / Annie Lou / Sungi Mungi
-- reissue: Collectables COL-5133, 1990 US --
1984 US
SAXOPHONOGRAPH BP-505 ROAD HOUSE BOOGIE  (LP)
Blow Big Jay / Road House Boogie / Willie The Cool Cat / Midnight Dreams / Hoppin' With Hunter / K & H Boogie / Gingercake / Boogie In Front / Junie Flip / Jay's Frantic / Real Crazy Cool / Tondalayo / Deac's Blowout / Let's Split / Just Crazy / Penthouse Serenade
-- reissue: Mr. R&B/Saxophonograph RBD 505, 1991 SWE --
1985 SWE
SAXOPHONOGRAPH BP-1300 THE BEST OF BIG JAY MCNEELY  (LP)
Barrelhouse Stomp / Deacon's Hop / All That Wine Is Gone / Deacon Blows For Ray / Tall Brown Woman / The Goof / Big Jay Shuffle / Nervous Man Nervous / Hometown Jamboree / 3-D / Teen Age Hop / Let's Work / Striptease Swing / Beachcomber / Big Jay's Hop / Jay's Rock / There Is Something On Your Mind / Flying Home
1985 SWE
BIG J. JLP-108 LIVE AT BIRDLAND 1957  (LP)
I Hope Youíre All Right / Insect Ball / Tenderly / Havana Hop / Flying Home / I Got A Woman / Things Ainít What They Used To Be / How High The Moon / Oh What A Fool / Road House Boogie / Let It Roll -- reissue: Collectables COL-5131 (with bonus tracks), 1992 US --
1989 US
EARTH ANGEL JD-908 LIVE & RARE  (LP)
Blues In G Minor / Deacon's Hop / There Is Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track / Honky Tonk / My Darling Dear / Minnie / Texas Turkey / Big Jay's Shuffle / You Don't Have To Go / Perdido / Sunset / Cisco's / Further On Up The Road / Big Jay's Count
1990 SWE
COLLECTABLES COL-5133 SWINGIN' Ė GOLDEN CLASSICS  (LP/CD)
Flying Home* / There Is Something On Your Mind (uncut version) / Back... Shack...Track / I Got The Message / Psycho Serenade / Minnie / My Darling Dear / Oh No, Daddy-O* / Blue Couch Boogie* / I Love You, Oh Darling / Oh, What A Fool / Before Midnight / After Midnight / Havana Hop* / Annie Lou / Sungi Mungi*
(*= on cd edition only)
1990 US
COLLECTABLES COL-5131 LIVE AT BIRDLAND 1957  (CD)
I Hope You're All Right ** / Insect Ball * / Tenderly / Havana Hop / Flying Home / Minnie ** / Back... Shack...Track ** / Honky Tonk / I Got A Woman ** / Things Ain't What They Used To Be / How High The Moon / Oh, What A Fool ** / Roadhouse Boogie-Let It All Roll * / There Is Something On Your Mind ** / Deacon's Hop / My Darling Dear **
(recorded live at Birdland & Bamboo Room Clubs, Seattle WA, late 1957, *= vcl by Big Jay McNeely & Haywood 'Little Sonny' Warner, **= vcl by 'Little Sonny' Warner)
1992 US
SAXOPHILE SCD-103 NERVOUS! ('50S HITS, RARITIES, LIVE CUTS AND ALTERNATE TAKES)  (CD)
Nervous Man Nervous (6/1953, bckgr.vcls by The Platters) / Big Jay Shuffle (8/1952) / 3-D (6/1953) / Roadhouse Boogie (4/1949, vcl Ted Shirley) / Real Crazy Cool (1/1950) / Body And Soul (live with Symphony Sid at Birdland, NYC 2/1953) / Deacon's Hop (live with Symphony Sid at Birdland, NYC 3/1953) / The Goof (live with Symphony Sid at Birdland, NYC 2/1953) / Insect Ball (live at Birdland Club, Seattle 12/1957, vcl Big Jay McNeely & Little Sonny Warner) / Tenderly (live at Birdland Club, Seattle 12/1957) / There Is Something On Your Mind (12/1957, vcl Little Sonny Warner) / Back...Shack...Track (12/1957, vcl Little Sonny Warner) / I Got The Message (alt. takes 3-4, 7-8/1959, vcl Little Sonny Warner) / Nervous Man Nervous (orig. undubbed version, 6/1953) / Texas Turkey (take 1, 6/1953) / She Don't Work (prev. unissued, 1/1953) / Third Dimension (take 2 of '3-D', 6/1953) / Nervy Man Nervy (alt. dubbed take, 6/1953, bckgr.vcls by The Platters) / Deacon's Hop (live with Hunter Hancock & the Maxwell Davis Band at the Olympic Auditorium, L.A., Oct. 6, 1951)
1995 US
SAXOPHILE SCD 105 CRAZY - MORE '50S HITS, RARITIES, LIVE CUTS AND ALTERNATE TAKES  (CD)
Blow, Blow, Blow / Salt & Pepper / Tall Brown Woman / Deacon Blows For Ray / The Goof / Mule Milk / Texas Turkey / 3-D / Rock Candy / She Don't Work / Hot Cinders / My Darling Dear / Minnie (single version) / Beachcomber / Just Crazy / Penthouse Serenade / Psycho Serenade / I Got The Message / Bamboo Vamp / Oh, What A Fool / You Send Me
1998 US
CLASSICS 5009 BIG JAY MCNEELEY 1948-1950  (CD)
Wild Wig / Sunday Dinner / Deacon's Groove (Cool Blood) / Man Eater / California Hop / Cherry Smash / The Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump / Midnight Dreams / Blow Big Jay / Boogie In Front / Willie The Cool Cat / Gingercake / Kandh Boogie / Roadhouse Boogie / Hoppin' With Hunter / Tondelayo / Junie-Flip / Jay's Frantic / Let's Split / Real Crazy Cool / Deacon's Blowout
2001 FRA
COLLECTABLES COL-6377 THERE IS SOMETHING ON YOUR MIND  (CD)
There Is Something On Your Mind / Deacon's Hop (live) / Flying Home / Roadhouse Boogie-Let It Roll / After Midnight / Minnie (live) / Oh No Daddy-O / I Hope You're Alright (live) / Annie Lou / Flying Home (live) / Back Shack Track / Havana Hop (live) / I Got The Message / Honky Tonk (live) / Oh What A Fool / Blue Couch Boogie / There Is Something On Your Mind (live)
(collection of albums 'Live At Birdland, 1957' and 'Swingin'')
2002 US
CLASSICS 5058 BIG JAY MCNEELY 1951-1952  (CD)
Insect Ball / Sad Story / All That Wine Is Gone / Don't Cry Baby / Let's Do It / I'll Never Love Again / Love From The Heart / Old Black Mule / The Deacon Blows For Ray / Tall, Brown Woman / Deacon Rides Again / Blow Blow Blow / Jay Walk / Night Ride / Jet Fury / Deacon's Express / The Goof / Penthouse Serenade / Just Crazy / Big Jay Shuffle
2003 FRA
CLASSICS 5170 BIG JAY MCNEELY 1953-1955  (CD)
3-D / Nervous Man Nervous / Rock Candy / Texas Turkey / She Don't Work / Hot Cinders / Mule Milk / Ice Water / Whipped Cream / Beachcomber / Let's Work / Strip Tease Swing / Hardtack / Hometown Jamboree / Teen Age Hop / Catastrophe / Calamity / Jay's Rock / Big Jay's Hop / Three Blind Mice
2006 FRA
SWINGIN' SWCD-715 THE GO! GO! GO! MAN  (CD)
Roadhouse Boogie / Salt & Pepper / Real Crazy Cool / Tall Brown Woman / Deacon Blows For Ray / Deacon's Hop / Blow, Blow, Blow / The Goof / Body And Soul / Deacon's Hop / Insect Ball / Tenderly / Bamboo Vamp / Oh What A Fool / You Send Me / There Is Something On Your Mind / Back...Shack...Track / My Darling Dear / Minnie / I Got The Message / Psycho Serenade / I Got The Message
2007
SWINGIN' SWCD-716 THE DEACON, UNABRIDGED, VOL.1 - 1948-1950  (CD)
Barrel House Stomp / Wild Wig / Sunday Dinner / Benson's Groove / Man Eater / California Hop / Cherry Smash / The Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump / Midnight Dreams / Blow Big Jay / Boogie In Front / Willie The Cool Cat / Gingercake / K&H Boogie / Road House Boogie / Hoppin' With Hunter / Salt & Pepper / Tondelayo / Junie Flip / Jay's Frantic / Let's Split / Real Crazy Cool / Deac's Blowout
2007 US
SWINGIN' SWCD-717 THE DEACON, UNABRIDGED, VOL.2 - 1951-1952  (CD)
Insect Ball / Sad Story / All That Wine Is Gone / Don't Cry Baby / Let's Do It / I'll Never Love Again / Love From The Heart / Old Black Mule / The Deacon Blows For Ray / Tall, Brown Woman / Deacon Rides Again / Blow Blow Blow / Jay Walk / Night Ride / Jet Fury / Deacon's Express / The Goof / Penthouse Serenade / Just Crazy / Big Jay Shuffle
2007 US
SWINGIN' SWCD-718 THE DEACON, UNABRIDGED, VOL.3 - 1953-1955  (CD)
3-D / Nervous Man Nervous / Rock Candy / Texas Turkey / She Don't Work / Hot Cinders / Mule Milk / Ice Water / Whipped Cream / Beachcomber / Let's Work / Strip Tease Swing / Hardtack / Hometown Jamboree / Teen Age Hop / Catastrophe / Calamity / Jay's Rock / Big Jay's Hop / Three Blind Mice
2007 US
# BIG JAY'S BEST  (CD-R/DOWNLOAD)
Gila Moon / Zydeco Stroll / Big Jay Shuffle / I Can't Stop Loving You / There Is Something On Your Mind / To Mom / Tuff / 3-D / Deacon's Hop / Insect Ball / Summertime / Big Fat Mama / Yellow Moon / Harlem Nocturne / We Dream / Young Girl Blues
2009
JSP JSPCD 4225 KING OF THE HONKIN' SAX  (2-CD)
Wild Wig / Sunday Dinner / Deacon's Groove (Cool Blood) / Man Eater / California Hop / Cherry Smash / The Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump / Midnight Dreams / Blow Big Jay / Boogie In Front / Willie The Cool Cat / Gingercake / K & H Boogie / Roadhouse Boogie / Hoppin' With Hunter / Tondelayo / Junie-Flip / Jay's Frantic / Let's Split / Real Crazy Cool / Deacon's Blowout / Insect Ball / Sad Story / All That Wine Is Gone / Don't Cry Baby / All Brown Woman / Deacon Blows For Ray / Let's Do It (Deacon's Hop) / I'll Never Love Again / Love From The Heart (True Love) / Old Black Mule / Deacon Rides Again / Blow, Blow, Blow / Jay Walk / Night Ride / Jet Fury / Deacon's Express / The Good / Penthouse Serenade / Just Crazy / Big Jay Shuffle / Third Dimension (3-D) (take 3) / Nervous Man Nervous / Rock Candy (take 2) / Texas Turkey (take 2) / She Don't Work / Hot Cinders / Mule Milk / Ice Water / Whipped Cream / Beach Comber / Let's Work / Strip Tease Swing / Hard Tack / Third Dimension (3-D) (take 2) / Rock Candy (take 1) / Texas Turkey (take 1)
2011 UK




COMPILATIONS

FEDERAL 536 V/A: ROCK AND ROLL DANCE PARTY  (LP)
The Goof
1956 US
SAVOY/REGENT MG 6042 V/A: ROCK AND ROLL PARTY #2  (LP)  
Deacon's Hop
1957 US
DEL-FI DFLP-1219 V/A: A BARREL OF OLDIES  (LP)
Something On Your Mind
-- reissue: Del-Fi CD 71219, 1995 US --
1961 US
KING KS-16006 V/A: OLD KING GOLD, VOL.6  (LP)
The Goof
1975 US
ARISTA/SAVOY SJL-2221 V/A: THE ROOTS OF ROCK'N ROLL  (LP)
Deacon's Hop
-- reissue: Savoy CD ZDS-4415 --
1977 US
ARISTA/SAVOY SJL-2224 V/A: HUCKLEBUCK LYING ON HIS BACK  (LP)
Wild Wig / California Hop / Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump
1977 US
ARISTA/SAVOY SJL-2234 V/A: HONKERS AND SCREAMERS - THE ROOTS OF ROCK'N ROLL  (2-LP)
Man Eater / Wild Wig / Sunday Dinner / Cold Blood / Sunday Dinner / California Hop / Cherry Smash / Deacon's Hop / Artie's Jump
1979 US
MOONSHINE BLP 102 V/A: A TASTE OF HARP  (LP)
You Don't Have To Go / Futher Up The Road (1963 live recordings)
198? HOL
ACE CH 89 V/A: 1983 R&B JAMBOREE  (LP)
Big Jay McNeely with Juice On The Loose: Night Train / There Is Something On your Mind / 3D
(recorded live at the Electric Ballroom, Camden Town, London on August 28, 1983)
1983 UK
TEICHIKU UPS-2271-V V/A: MID-WESTERN JUMP  (LP)
Big Jay's Hop / Three Blind Mice
1984 JPN
CHARLY CRB 1043 V/A: ROOTIN' AND TOOTIN'  (LP)
Big Jay's Hop
1985 UK
JUKEBOX LIL JB-611 JOHNNY OTIS & HIS ORCHESTRA: BARRELHOUSE STOMP  (LP)
Johnny Otis & his Orchestra (feat. Big Jay McNeely): Barrelhouse Stomp / Pay Day Blues / Hog Jaws / The Jelly Roll / Happy New Year Baby
1985 SWE
ROUTE 66 KIX-1200 V/A: HUNTER HANCOCK PRESENTS BLUES & RHYTHM MIDNIGHT MATINEE 1951  (LP)
Deacon's Hop
(recorded live at the Olympic Auditorium, L.A., October 6, 1951)
1985 SWE
EMI-STATESIDE SSL 6030 V/A: IMPERIAL MUSICIANS 1951-1962 : THE RHYTHM IN RHYTHM & BLUES  (LP)
1987 UK
SAVAGE KICK SK 507 V/A: SAVAGE KICK, VOL.7 - BLACK ROCK'N'ROLL  (LP)
Back...Shack...Track
19?? UK
VEE-JAY NVD2-716 V/A: SAX APPEAL  (CD)
Big Jay's Hop
199? US
TIME-LIFE R929-09 V/A: HONKIN' THE BOOGIE - HOT 40S AND 50S SAXES  (CD)
Roadhouse Boogie / K&H Boogie
199?
ACROBAT ACRCD 200 V/A: LOST TREASURES II  (CD)
There Is Something On Your Mind
199?
BLUES NETWORK CD 3 V/A: IT MAY BE A WEEK, MAY BE A MONTH OR TWO BUT THE DAY YOU QUIT ME HONEY IT'S COMING HOME TO YOU  (CD)
(two live tracks by Big Jay's Saxomania recorded in 1989)
1992 GER
EMI AUSTRIA 780937-2 MOJO BLUES BAND: 15 YEARS - SUPER BLUES NEWS  (3-CD)
Big City / Yeah Yeah Boogie / There's Something On Your Mind / Big Jay's Opener (instr.) / Young Girl Blues / Donkey Honk Part 8 (instr.)
(recorded live in Austria in 1985 and in 1988)
1992 AUT
RHINO R2-71125 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.5 Ė JUMP BLUES CLASSICS  (CD)
Deacon's Hop
1992 US
RHINO 71806 V/A: THE R&B BOX : 30 YEARS OF RHYTHM & BLUES  (6-CD)
Deacon's Hop
1994 US
RHINO 72027 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.1-5  (5-CD)
Deacon's Hop
1995 US
ACE CDCHD 560 V/A: FABULOUS FLIPS, VOL.2  (CD)
Back... Shack...Track
1994 UK
ORIGINAL SOUND 9307 V/A: ART LABOE'S DEDICATED TO YOU, VOL.7  (CD)
There Is Something On Your Mind
1995 US
SABAM/INFERNO CD INF 1001 V/A: INFERNO PARTY  (CD)
Psycho Serenade
1996 BEL
CHARLY CPCD 8163 V/A: SAXOMANIA : HONKERS & SCREAMERS  (CD)
Big Jay's Hop
1996 UK/GER
THUMP 7070 V/A: LOWRIDER OLDIES, VOL.7  (CD)
There Is Something On Your Mind
1997
CAPITOL 52051 V/A: JUMPIN' LIKE MAD : COOL CATS & HIP CHICKS  (2-CD)
All That Wine Is Gone / Insect Ball
1997 US
LUCKY CDLR 903 V/A: BUMP JUMP JIVE, VOL.3  (CD)
Nervous Man Nervous
1997 UK
LUCKY CDLR 908 V/A: BUMP JUMP JIVE, VOL.8  (CD)
Insect Ball
1998 UK
MADACY 452 V/A: JUMP, JIVE & WAIL  (CD)
All That Wine Is Gone
1998 US
MUSIC CLUB 50084 V/A: SWING, BABY, SWING!  (CD)
Roadhouse Boogie
1998
MUSIC CLUB 50087 V/A: SWING PARTY  (CD)
Blow Big Jay
1999
BLUE NOTE/EMI 7243 8 5436420 V/A: JUMP BLUE : ROCKIN' THE JOOKS  (CD)
Deacon Rides Again
1999 US
RHINO R2-75666 V/A: JUMP, JIVE & SWING  (CD)
Deacon's Hop
1999 US
RHINO 75872 V/A: CENTRAL AVENUE SOUNDS : JAZZ IN LOS ANGELES 1921-1956  (4-CD)
Deacon's Hop / 3-D / Nervous Man, Nervous
1999 US
WESTSIDE WESA 801 V/A: MARK LAMARR'S ROCK-KING UP A STORM  (CD)
Nervous Man Nervous
1999 UK
CULTURE PRESS 991017 JOHNNY OTIS & HIS ORCHESTRA: BLUES, BOUNCE, BEAT, BOOGIE, BEBOP & BALLADS  (CD)
Johnny Otis & his Orchestra (feat. Big Jay McNeely): Barrelhouse Stomp / Alimony Boogie / Hog Jaws / The Jelly Roll / Pay Day Blues / Happy New Year, Baby
1999
PET ROCK 60055 V/A: JUKEBOX SWING : THE BEST OF SWING-O-RAMA  (2-CD)
Willie And The Cool Cat
2000
ITZY 1002 V/A: PITTSBURGH'S FAVORITE OLDIES : AT THE HOP, VOL.7  (3-CD)
Nervous Man, Nervous
2000
WESTSIDE WESF 103 V/A: MARK LAMARR PRESENTS MULE MILK 'N' FIREWATER  (CD)
Mule Milk
2000 UK
BEAR FAMILY CD 17012 V/A: BEAR ESSENTIALS  (CD)
Big Bear Blues
2000 GER
COLLECTABLES 7204 V/A: VEE JAY RHYTHM & BLUES : THE EARLY TEARS, PT.1  (CD)
Big Jay's Hop
2000 US
EMI PLUS 724357630221 V/A: BLUES CONNECTION, VOL.1 - HOW LONG - HOW LONG BLUES  (4-CD)
Deacon's Hop
2001 HOL
EMI PLUS 724357630429 V/A: BLUES CONNECTION, VOL.3 - AFTER MIDNITE  (4-CD)
All That Wine Is Gone
2001 HOL
EMI PLUS 724357630627 V/A: BLUES CONNECTION, VOL.5 - HARD LUCK BLUES  (4-CD)
Insect Ball
2001 HOL
FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES 354 V/A: ROCK & ROLL, VOL.4 : 1948  (2-CD)
California Hop
2001 FRA
GOLDEN STARS GSS 5330 V/A: THE BIRTH OF RHYTHM & BLUES  (3-CD)
Deacon's Hop
2001 POR
THUMP 577090 V/A: LOWRIDER OLDIES, VOL.1-9 : CRUISIN' CHROME SERIES  (9-CD)
There Is Something On Your Mind
2001
EAST SIDE 1000 V/A: EAST SIDE STORY, VOL.1-12  (12-CD)
2002
ACE CDCHD 864 V/A: RHYTHM RIOT!  (CD)
Nervous, Man, Nervous
2002 UK
BAYOU 1008 V/A: BAYOU RECORD STORY  (CD)
Hometown Jamboree / Teenage Hop / Catastrophe / Calmity
2002 US
CLASSICS 5027 JOHNNY OTIS: 1945-1947  (CD)
Johnny Otis & his Orchestra (feat. Big Jay McNeely): Midnight In The Barrelhouse / Barrelhouse Stomp / Alimony Boogie / Hog Jaws / My Baby Done Told Me / Court Room Blues / The Jelly Roll / Pay Day Blues / Happy New Year, Baby
2002
PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
Back...Shack...Track
2002 GER
STOMPIN' ST 317 V/A: STOMPIN' 17  (CD)
Psycho Serenade
2002 UK
SAVOY JAZZ 17133 V/A: SAVOY 60TH ANNIVERSARY Ė TIMELESS  (2-CD)
Deacon's Hop
2002 US
P-VINE PCD 5271/4 V/A: VEE JAY, CHICAGO'S BLUES MUSIC  (4-CD)
Big Jay's Hop
2002 JPN
MILAN 36013 V/A: BASIL'S BAR BLUES  (CD)
Big Fat Mama / Get Up And Boogie
2003
JAZZFM 340045 V/A: JAZZ OF THE GENERATIONS  (CD)
Real Crazy Cool
2003
SAVOY JAZZ 17310 V/A: SAVOY ON CENTRAL AVENUE  (2-CD)
Head Hunter
2003 US
ACE CDCHD 884 V/A: SUREFIRE HITS ON CENTRAL AVENUE  (CD)
Deacon's Hop
2003 UK
PROPER PROPERBOX 61 V/A: BIG HORN : THE HISTORY OF THE HONKIN' & SCREAMIN' SAXOPHONE  (4-CD)
Deacon's Hop / Blow Big Joe / Road House Boogie / Tondalayo / Jay's Frantic
2003 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16704 AS (d-pac) V/A: BLOWING THE FUSE - 27 R&B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1949  (CD)
Deacon's Hop
2004 GER
DIW ON THE HILLS OH-011 V/A: JUMP AROUND THE WEST COAST  (CD)
3-D / Nervous Man Nervous / Deaconís Hop / There Is Something On Your Mind
(Deaconís with Hunter Hancock intro Ė live at the Olympic Auditorium 1950, last one with Little Sonny Warner:vcl)
2004 JPN
JSP JSPCD 7748 V/A: HAM HOCKS AND CORNBREAD  (4-CD)
Insect Ball
2005 UK
INDIGO IGOTCD 2565 V/A: THE R&B HITS OF 1954  (3-CD)
Mule Milk
2005 UK
REV-OLA CRREV 132 V/A: ZOOT SUIT RIOT! : R&B INSTRUMENTALS 1949-1953  (CD)
The Deacon's Hop / Let's Do It (The Deacon's Hop) (by The Three Dots & a Dash with Big Jay McNeely)
2005 UK
STATESIDE 60630 V/A: RHYTHM & BOOZE  (CD)
All That Wine Is Gone
2005 UK
MEMBRAN MUSIC LTD. 222687-354 V/A: TRAINS & CARS - A TRIP TO ROCK'N'ROLL, BLUES & HILLBILLY  (4-CD)
Night Ride
2005 GER
SMITH & CO SCCD 1105 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ROOTS - THE R&B INFLUENCE  (CD)
Nervous Man, Nervous
2006
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16714 AS V/A: BLOWING THE FUSE, VOL.15 - 29 &B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1959  (CD)
Big Jay McNeely & Band, vocal by Little Sonny: There Is Something On Your Mind
2006 GER
RHYTHM AND BLUES RANDB003 V/A: THE HISTORY OF RHYTHM AND BLUES: 1942-1952  (4-CD)
Deacon's Hop
2009
BRISK BRLP001/BRCD001 RAY COLLINS' HOT-CLUB FEAT. BIG JAY MCNEELY AND MIKE SANCHEZ: GOES INTERCONTINENTAL  (LP/CD)
Funky Bug / That's Bad Boogie (with Big Jay McNeely)
2009 GER
CLEOPATRA CLP-LP-948/CLPCD 0647 V/A: ROCKIN' LEGENDS PAY TRIBUTE TO JACK WHITE  (LP/CD)
Big Jay McNeely & Nik Turner: I'm Shakin'
2014 US




SESSION WORKS (selective list of later recordings)

BLUESWAY LP 6016 B.B KING: LUCILLE  (LP)
1967 US
M.I.L. MULTIMEDIA 9001/PASSPORT CD 6043  DAVID JOHANSEN: SWEET REVENGE  (LP/CD)
1984/1997
JSP LP 218/JSP CD 274 NAPPY BROWN: JUST FOR ME  (LP/CD)
1988/1996 UK 
PETER PAN 1720 BLUES COMPANY: PUBLIC RELATIONS  (CD)
1994 US
AMALTHEA CDAM 91 DIZ AND THE DOORMEN: HONKY TONK  (CD)
-- reissue: Ace CDCHM 1238, 2009 UK --
1995 SWE
BLUE LOON 31 THE SENDERS: UPTOWN  (CD)
1996 US
WOLF 120.964 CHRISTIAN DOZZLER: SMILE AWHILE  (CD)
1998 AUT
LOUISIANA RED HOT 1150 JOHN LISI: BLUES FOR CHLOE  (CD)
2001 US
PART PART-CD 613.003 RAY CAMPI & TONY CONN: HIGH SCHOOL HELLCATS REUNION  (CD)  
2002 GER
BOO CD 016 SPOOKY PIE: AUDIOS  (CD)
2002 US
SWINGIN' CD-714 THE HOLLYWOOD COMBO: JUMPS, BLUES, EARLY R&B AND ROCK'N'ROLL  (CD)
2005? US


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Greg McWhorter | Jennings Falcon | Juha Jaakola

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Goldmine Standard Catalog Of Rhythm & Blues Records (Tim Neely, 2002) | Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Nervous Man Nervous - Big Jay McNeely and the Rise of the Honking Tenor Sax! (Jim Dawson, 1994) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Let The Good Times Rock! (Bill Millar, 2004) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Blues News 3/1991 | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006) | Jefferson 64 (1984) (article by Tommy Löfgren) | Blues & Rhythm #241 (2009)

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