THE FENDERMEN





SINGLES

CUCA 1003 THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Janice1/1960 US
SOMA 1137 THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Torture
(a-side Billboard/pop #5)
4/1960 US
APEX 9-76683 THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Torture1960 CAN 
SOMA 1142 THE FENDERMEN Don't You Just Know It / Beach Party8/1960 US
APEX 9-76710 THE FENDERMEN Don't You Just Know It / Beach Party1960 CAN
TOP RANK JAR 395 THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Torture
(a-side British Top50 #32)
1960 UK
TOP RANK JAR-395 THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Torture1960 NOR
TOP RANK INTERNATIONAL R.2200 (p/s) THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / Torture1960 ITA
TOP RANK JAR 513 THE FENDERMEN Don't You Just Know It / Beach Party1960 UK
TOP RANK HTR 582  THE FENDERMEN Don't You Just Know It / Beach Party1960 HOL
SOMA 1155 THE FENDERMEN Heartbreakin' Special / Can't You Wait? 11/1960 US
CUCA 1046 JIMMY SUN & THE RADIANTS (feat. Jim Sundqvist) Cocaine Blues / Molly And Ten Brooks9/1961 US
CUCA 1047 DICK HIORNS (with Jimmy Sun & The Radiants) The Gods Were Angry / I'm Movin' On9/1961 US
SASSY 00284/5 PHIL HUMPHREY (THE FENDERMEN) (a) /
THE FENDERMEN FEATURING DAVE AND IZZY (b) 
Popeye / Don't You Just Know It1962 US
SARA 1139 THE MULESKINNERS (=The Fendermen) Galloping Paul Revere / Rocky Road Blues8/1963 US
SARA 63102 DAVE VASSER (possibly with The Muleskinners) New Orleans / Blue Mountain10/1963 US
SARA 63103 THE MULESKINNERS (=The Fendermen) Brody's 97 / Good Woman's Love10/1963 US
SOMA 1414 THE MULESKINNERS (=The Fendermen) Wolfman / Everglades10/1964 US
SOMA 1418 THE FENDERMEN Wolfman / Everglades1964 US
TWIN TOWN 708 THE MULESKINNERS (=The Fendermen) Muleskinner Blues '65 / Our Last Night1965 US
CUCA 6636 JIMMY SUN & THE RADIANTS The Engineer's Last Ride / Rockpile3/1966 US
WATER STREET 8596 THE MULESKINNERS (=The Fendermen) Muleskinner Blues / Whiskey1970 US
REVIVAL REV 6004 (p/s) THE FENDERMEN Mule Skinner Blues / (reverse by Ron Holden: Love You So)19?? UK

In addition, The Fendermen bassist Denny Dale (Gudim) has recorded the following solo singles:
LEJAC 3002 - Mr Moon / Why Did You Leave Me  (9/1965)
LEJAC 3003 - One More For The Road / Love You Everyday  (9/1965) (as Denny & Jack)
SOMA 1447 - Mr. Moon / Why Did You Leave Me  (10/1965)
HOMELY 1935 - Why Am I So Ugly / Crawl In Back  (6/1980)
BRANDY 1200 - Why Me / Love You Everyday  (1/1985)
BRANDY 1201 - Meaning Of A Man / Sweethearts In Heaven  (4/1985)
BRANDY 1202 - Home In Minnesota / Beginning Of The End  (10/1988)
DOOR KNOB 1032 - The Beginning  (10/1993)

Note: The Fendermen (with Don Stewart) on Dab Records is a different group ("Rain Drop" /
"Fas-Nacht-Kuechel" or "More Than Words Can Tell", Dab 102).




ALBUMS

SOMA MG 1240 MULE SKINNER BLUES  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues / Torture / Beach Party / Bertha Lou / Honky Tonk / Lonesome Road / Don't You Just Know It / Heartbreakin' Special / Jack Of Diamonds / High Noon / Koo-Koo / Caravan
(released with blue and black vinyl)
-- also available as an identical repro version released in 1980/reissued by Buffalo Bop Records --
1961 US
BUFFALO BOP BB-CD 55020 MULE SKINNER BLUES  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues / Torture / Beach Party / Bertha Lou / Honky Tonk / Lonesome Road / Don't You Just Know It / Heartbreakin' Special / Jack Of Diamonds / High Noon / Koo-Koo / Caravan / Can't You Wait / Fas-Nacht-Kuechel (different group) / Rain Drop (different group) / More Than Words Can Tell / Popeye / Don't You Just Know It
1995 GER
SCI-FI WESTERN 8320 JIM SUNDQVIST & HIS FENDERMEN 2000: THE BIG REQUESTS  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues / Ring Of Fire / Battle Of New Orleans / There Is A Time To Wander / Auctioneer Song / Wolverton Moutain / Rockpile / Walkin' After Midnight / Kawliga / She Thinks I Still Care / I'm My Own Grandpaw / The Bottle Let Me Down / Billy Boy / Home In Louisiana / Hank Williams Medley / "T" For Texas
1999 US
SCI-FI WESTERN 8324 THE VIBRO CHAMPS: ULTRA MODERN  (CD)
Beach Party (by The Vibro Champs with Jim Sundquist + spoken intro by Jim Sundqvist)
2000 US
SUNDAZED/BEAT ROCKET BR 116 MULE SKINNER BLUES  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues / Torture / Beach Party / Bertha Lou / Honky Tonk / Lonesome Road / Don't You Just Know It / Heartbreakin' Special / Jack Of Diamonds / High Noon / Koo-Koo / Caravan / Can't You Wait / Wolfman / Everglades / Torture (alt.) / Mule Skinner Blues (alt.)
2000 US
SIMITAR/PLUM 1404 2 GOOD MORNING CAPTAIN : THE BEST OF THE FENDERMEN  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues / Torture / Beach Party / Bertha Lou / Honky Tonk / Lonesome Road / Don't You Just Know It / Heartbreakin' Special / Jack Of Diamonds / High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me) / Koo-Koo / Caravan / Can't You Wait / Torture (alt.) / Mule Skinner Blues (alt.) / Wolfman (by The Muleskinners) / Everglades (by The Muleskinners) / Ring Of Fire / There Is A Time To Wander / Mule Skinner Blues 2000 / Beach Party 2000 (by The Vibro Champs with Jim Sundquist) / A Sinner's Prayer
2000 US
? JIM SUNDQVIST AND HIS FENDERMEN: GREENVILLE TRESTLE HIGH (AND 17 OTHER SPECIAL REQUESTS)  (CD)
(new recordings)
2003 US




COMPILATIONS

TOP RANK INTERNATIONAL TEP 133 THE FENDERMEN/DANTE AND THE EVERGREENS  (EP, with p/s)
Mule Skinner Blues / Torture
1960 SWE
TOP RANK INTERNATIONAL TEP 140 V/A: TOP RANK HITS 4  (EP, with p/s)
Don't You Just Know It
1960 SWE
LIBERTY LRP-3200 V/A: MEMORIES ARE MADE OF HITS  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1961 US
LIBERTY LRP-3235 V/A: THE ORIGINAL RECORDINGS (THE ORIGINAL HITS, VOLUME 5)  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1962 US
LIBERTY LRP-3244 V/A: THE ORIGINAL HITS, VOLUME 10  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1964 US
LIBERTY LRP-3345 V/A: ORIGINAL COUNTRY HITS #2  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
-- reissue: "Original Golden Country Greats, Volume 2", Liberty LST-7570, 1968 US --
1964 US
ERA ESVOL-2 V/A: GOLDEN ERA SERIES, VOL.2  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1967 US
LIBERTY LST-7570 V/A: ORIGINAL GOLDEN COUNTRY GREATS, VOLUME 2  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
(reissue of Liberty LRP-3345)
1968 US
LIBERTY LST-7574 V/A: ORIGINAL GOLDEN GREATS, VOLUME 4  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1968 US
ERA LP 602 V/A: DECADE OF GOLD (1955-1965)  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
19?? US
NPR 7301 V/A: ARCHIVE SERIES, VOL.1  (LP)
Torture / Beach Party
1973 GER
NPR 7302 V/A: ARCHIVE SERIES, VOL.2  (LP)
Honky Tonk
1974 GER
UNION PACIFIC LP 005 V/A: LOOSE ENDS - RAVE FROM THE GRAVE, BLAST FROM THE SERIES, VOL.2  (LP)
Torture
1974 UK
NPR 7304 V/A: ARCHIVE SERIES, VOL.5  (LP)
Koo-Koo
1976 GER
LONELY 2219 V/A: LET'S GO ROCKABILLY  (LP)
Bertha Lou
1979 FRA
WHITE LABEL WLP 8847 V/A: THE CUCA RECORDS ROCK STORY, VOL.1  (LP)
Dick Hiorns with Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: I'm Movin' On
1982 HOL
WHITE LABEL WLP 8848 V/A: THE CUCA RECORDS ROCK STORY, VOL.2  (LP)
Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: Molly And Tenbrooks
1982 HOL
WHITE LABEL WLP 8849 V/A: THE CUCA RECORDS ROCK STORY, VOL.3  (LP)
The Muleskinners: Rocky Road Blues
1983 HOL
COLLECTABLES ? V/A: WCBS FM 101-SERIES - HISTORY OF ROCK, VOL.5  (LP)
Mule Skinner Blues
1990/2002 US
RHINO R2-70562 V/A: GUITAR PLAYER PRESENTS : LEGENDS OF GUITAR - THE '60S, VOL.2  (CD)
Torture
1991 US
ACE CDCHD 289 V/A: GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.1  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues
1991 UK
BORN BAD LP/CD 005 V/A: BORN BAD, VOL.5  (LP/CD)
Mule Skinner Blues
1991/1998 UK
RHINO R2-70495 V/A: FUN ROCK! KOOKY, CRAZY, CLASSIC ROCK FOR KIDS!  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues
1993 US
LUCKY CD 801 V/A: ROCKABILLY GOLD, VOL.1  (CD)
Dick Hiorns with Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: I'm Movin' On
1996 UK
CLASSICS CD 703 V/A: CUCA RECORDS  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues / The Muleskinners: Rocky Road Blues / Dick Hiorns with Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: I'm Movin' On / Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: Molly & The Tenbrooks / Phil Humphrey's Fendermen: Green Sleaves (prev. unissued)
1996 SWE
CENTURY CD ? V/A: ROCKABILLY BABY  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues
19?? CAN
WISCONSIN WI-5001 V/A: WISCONSIN ROCK-A-BILLY  (CD)
The Mule Skinners: Rocky Road Blues
19?? US
AEI 3003 V/A: AXES, SAXES, SKINS, IVORIES, VOL.2  (CD)
Torture
2003
ACE CDCHD 985 V/A: ROCKIN' FROM COAST TO COAST, VOL.3  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues (Cuca Records version)
2004 UK
ACE CDCHD 1136 V/A: ROCKIN' IN WISCONSIN - THE CUCA RECORDS STORY, VOL.3  (CD)
The Mule Skinners: Rocky Road Blues / The Fendermen: Mule Skinner Blues / Dick Hiorns with Jimmy Sun & the Radiants: I'm Movin' On / The Fendermen: Janice
2006 UK
GREASE-220 V/A: GREASER INSTRUMENTALS, VOL.1 - WAILIN'  (CD)
Torture / Beach Party
200?
CATO CD002 V/A: SONGS THE CRAMPS TAUGHT US  (CD)
Mule Skinner Blues
200? EU


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Do You Hear That Beat (Gary Myers, 1994) | Goldmine Country & Western Record Price Guide (Tim Neely, 2001) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | British Hit Singles (Tim Rice-Paul Gambaccini-Jonathan Rice, 1995) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Norske Rock And Roll Pressinger (Tor Arne Petzold & Per Gunnar Lier, 2004) | The EP Book - Swedish Rock & Pop Pressings 1954-1969 (Roger Holegård, 2nd edition, 2009)

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.recordmaster.com | rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs (Rockin' Country Style) | www.singlesdb.com | www.bsnpubs.com | www.ebay.com | www.gemm.com | www.musicstack.com | www.fendermen.com | www.globaldogproductions.info

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