JIMMIE LOGSDON





SINGLES

HARVEST 401 (78rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON AND HIS GOLDEN HARVEST BOYS Road Of Regret / It's All Over Now (But The Shouting)1951 US
DECCA 28502 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-28502 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON I Wanna Be Mama'd / That's When I'll Love You The Best1952 US
DECCA 28584 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-28584 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON The Death Of Hank Williams / Hank Williams Sings The Blues No More
(Note: there are two different 45rpm editions, the 1st pressing has lines on either side of 'Decca', the 2nd has star under 'Decca')
1953 US
DECCA 28726 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-28726 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON The Love You Gave To Me / As Long As We're Together1953 US
DECCA 28864 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-28864 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON Where The Old Red River Flows / Let's Have A Happy Time1953 US
DECCA 28913 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-28913 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON In The Mission Of St. Augustine / Pa-Paya Mama1953 US
BRUNSWICK 05226 (78rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON In The Mission Of St. Augustine / Pa-Paya Mama1954 UK
DECCA 29075 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-29075 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON Good Deal Lucille / Midnight Boogie1954 US
DECCA 29122 (78rpm)/DECCA 9-29122 (45rpm) JIMMIE LOGSDON These Lonesome Blues / My Sweet French Baby1954 US
DECCA 9-29337 JIMMIE LOGSDON You Ain't Nothing But The Blues / I'm Goin' Back To Tennessee
(a-side recorded in 8/1953, b-side in 10/1952)
1955 US
DOT 1274 JIMMIE LOGSDON Cold Cold Rain / Midnight Blues1956 US
STARDAY 286 JIMMIE LOGSDEN No Longer Do I Cry / I Can't Make Up My Mind1957 US
ROULETTE RCW-7001 JIMMIE LLOYD Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / (We've Reached) The Beginning Of The End8/1957 US
ROULETTE R-4062 JIMMIE LLOYD I Got A Rocket In My Pocket / You're Gone Baby4/1958 US
KING 5748 JIMMIE LOGSDON I Know You're Married / Mother's Flower Garden1963 US
KING 5752 JIMMIE LOGSDON The Death Of Hank Williams / The Life Of Hank Williams1963 US
KING 5795 JIMMIE LOGSDON Gear Jammer / Truck Drivin' Daddy1963 US
KING 5827 JIMMIE LOGSDON Making Believe / I Guess I've Let You Down1963 US
KING 5846 JIMMIE LOGSDON Daddy Don't Go / The Loneliest Guy In Town1964 US
KING 5872 JIMMIE LOGSDON I've Got Over You / I Have To Laugh To Keep From Crying1964 US
CLARK COUNTY 1031 JIMMIE LOGSDON Git It, Git It, Git It / Trouble In Mind1973 US




EP'S

JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS 1001 JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS
It's Different Now / The Great Judgement Morning / Precious Memories / I've Stepped Out Of The Darkness / Supper Time / When They Ring Them Golden Bells
1962 US 
JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS 1002 JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS
When God Comes And Gathers His Jewels / Death Of Kathy Fiscus / Old Time Religion / Take My Hand Precious Lord / Life Is Like A Mountain Railway / Letter Edged In Black
1962 US 
JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS 1003 JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS
Hank Williams Sings The Blues No More / As Long As We're Together / Blue Moon Of Kentucky / Death Of Hank Williams / Thats When I Love You The Best / Silver Haired Daddy
1962 US 
JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS 1004 JIMMIE LOGSDON SINGS
The Beginning Of The End / It Just Don't Matter Now / Folsom Prison Blues / Good Deal Lucille / Midnight Blues / Where The Old Red River Flows
1962 US 
JEWEL EP 602 JIMMIE LOGSDON/JIMMIE SKINNER
The Long Dusty Road
1963 US




ALBUMS

KING LP 843 JIMMIE LOGSDON: HOWDY NEIGHBORS  (LP)
Mother's Flower Garden / I Guess I've Let You Down / I Know You're Married But I Love You Still / You Won't Let Me Love You / You're Cheating Yourself / The Loneliest Guy In Town / Truck Drivin' Daddy / Gear Jammer / I've Got Over You / I Have To Laugh To Keep From Crying / Hundred Proof Heartaches / Daddy Don't Go
1963 US 
CROWN CST 624 JIMMIE LLOYD: FIREBALL MAIL  (LP)
Fireball Mail / Watertank Blues / Sunshine Rock / Wreck Of The 77 / Foggin' John / Shockin' The Shuffle / Dirty Dingus Clyde / Soy Bean Fields / Chicken Rod / Windblown Bag / Four Miles Down The Road / Self Destruction
(guitar instrumental album; same artist?)
1969 US 
CASTLE ? JIMMIE LOGSDON: DOING IT HANK'S WAY  (LP)
1980 US 
JEWEL JRC 83021 JIMMIE LOGSDON A.K.A. JIMMIE LLOYD: NOW AND THEN... I THINK OF THE 50'S  (LP)
I've Got A Rocket In My Pocket / Midnight Special / I Feel So Good / You're Gone / That's All Right Mama / Rocky Road Blues / Mind Your Own Business / Big Boss Man / Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / Blue Suede Shoes / Rainin' In My Heart / My Bucket's Got A Hole In It / I'll Sail My Ship Alone / One Way Ticket To Nowhere / Match Box Blues
(feat. Jimmie Logsdon:vcl/rh.gtr, Rusty York:ld.gtr/hca, Charlie York:hca, Dumpy Rice:pno, Joe Guida:bs, Bruce Kidwell:dms)
1981 US 




COLLECTIONS

BEAR FAMILY BCD 15650 AH I GOT A ROCKET IN MY POCKET - THE COMPLETE 50S RECORDINGS  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket / You're Gone Baby / Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / (We've Reached The) Beginning Of The End / I Wanna Be Mama'd / As Long As We're Together / That's When I'll Love You The Best / I'm Goin' Back To Tennessee / The Death Of Hank Williams / Hank Williams Sings The Blues No More / The Love You Gave To Me / Let's Have A Happy Time / One Way Ticket To Nowhere (prev. unissued 8/1953 Decca recording) / Where The Old Red River Flows / You Ain't Nothing But The Blues / Pa-Paya Mama / In The Mission Of St. Augustine / Good Deal Lucille / My Sweet French Baby / Midnight Boogie / These Lonesome Blues / I Can't Make Up My Mind (prev. unissued 9/1955 Dot recording) / Midnight Blues / Cold, Cold Rain / I'll Never Know (prev. unissued 9/1955 Dot recording) / I Can't Make Up My Mind / No Longer Do I Cry / It's All Over (But The Shouting) / Road Of Regret
1993 GER 




COMPILATIONS

KING 866 V/A: TRUCKDRIVER SONGS  (LP)
Gear Jammer / Truck Drivin' Daddy
1963 US 
KNOCKVILLE 4403 V/A: ROCK AND ROLL FOR COLLECTORS, VOL.3  (LP)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
197? HOL 
PYE INTERNATIONAL NSPL 28245  V/A: ROULETTE ROCK'N'ROLL COLLECTION  (LP)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / You're Gone Baby / Rocket In My Pocket
1978 UK 
BORN BAD BB 002 V/A: BORN BAD, VOL.2  (LP)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
1986 UK
RHINO R2 70741 V/A: ROCK THIS TOWN - ROCKABILLY HITS, VOL.1  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
1991 US
HOLLOWBODY HC 12002 V/A: ROCKIN' IN THE FARMHOUSE - ORIGINAL ROCKABILLY & CHICKEN BOP, VOL.2  (CD)  
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / I Got A Rocket In My Pocket / You're Gone Baby
1992 US
SEQUEL NEM CD 619 V/A: ROULETTE ROCK 'N ROLL COLLECTION  (CD)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / You're Gone Baby / Rocket In My Pocket
1992 UK
MSIF 2001 V/A: ROOTS OF STRAY CATS, VOL.1  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
1992 JPN
CLUB PR PRLP-008 V/A: PURE ROCKABILLY, VOL.8  (LP)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows
1995 UK
LUCKY CDLR 502 V/A: PIANOLA ROCK-OLA, VOL.2  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
19?? UK
LUCKY CDLR 802 V/A: ROCKABILLY GOLD, VOL.2  (CD)
You're Gone Baby
1996 UK
LUCKY CDLR 805 V/A: ROCKABILLY GOLD, VOL.5  (CD)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows
1996 UK
BORN BAD BB 002 V/A: BORN BAD, VOL.2  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
1998 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16286 V/A: HANK WILLIAMS : SONGWRITER TO LEGEND  (2-CD)
Hank Williams Sings The Blues No More
1998 GER
DISKY DO 250542 V/A: AS GOOD AS IT GETS - ROCKABILLY  (2-CD)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / You're Gone Baby
2000 HOL
STCTU-003 V/A: SONGS THE CRAMPS TAUGHT US, VOL.3  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
2002 US?
VIPER CD 014 V/A: THE ULTIMATE 50's ROCKIN' SCI-FI DISC  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
2003
SANCTUARY 84632 V/A: ROCKABILLY RIOT!  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
2003
FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES 5087 V/A: HONKY TONK COUNTRY MUSIC 1945-1953  (2-CD)
Hank Williams Sings The Blues No More
2004 FRA
PROPER PROPERBOX 100 V/A: WE'RE GONNA ROCK, WE'RE GONNA ROLL  (4-CD)
My Sweet French Baby
2005 UK
RHINO/WEA 73346 V/A: ROCKIN' BONES - 1950S PUNK & ROCKABILLY  (4-CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
2006 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16724 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.24 (ROULETTE)  (CD)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows / I Got A Rocket In My Pocket / You're Gone Baby
2006 GER
SMITH & CO. SCCD 1145 V/A: GREAT ROCKABILLY - JUST ABOUT AS GOOD AS IT GETS! VOL.2  (CD)
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows
2008 HOL
ACE CDCHD 1268 V/A: A ROCKET IN MY POCKET - THE SOUNDTRACK TO THE HIPSTER'S GUIDE TO ROCKABILLY  (CD)
I Got A Rocket In My Pocket
2010 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Goldmine Country & Western Record Price Guide (Tim Neely, 2001) | Bear Family BCD 15650 (cd liner notes by Colin Escott + discography by Al Turner & Richard Weize) | American Music Magazine 1/1985 (article by Jörn Wounlund) | American Music Magazine 2/1985 (discography) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002)

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.ebay.com | rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/artists/l/lloy1000.htm | www.rockabillyhall.com/JimmieLogsdon.html | de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmie_Logsdon | www.45rpmrecords.com/press/RITE_LABEL.php?pageNum=5&totalRows=1536

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