JOEY LONG





SINGLES

AZALEA 108 CURLEY LONG (= Joey Long) Blues Just Walked In / Don't Lock My Love Outside1958 US
ARGO 5363 JOEY LONG I Need Someone / Lealla6/1960 US
SOM 1003 JOEY LONG If You See My Baby / Somethin' To Ease My Pain1960 US 
RUNNING BEAR 45-8300 JOEY LONG I'm Glad For Your Sake (But I'm Sorry For Mine) / The Lights Have Gone Out6/1962 US
TRIBE 45-8302 JOEY LONG Hurtin' Inside / I Lost Again10/1962 US
ERIC 7015 JOEY LONG Near You / I Cried1962 US
ERIC 7018 JOEY LONG If I Should Need You (Would You Say Yes) / You Can't Give Back The Love (That I Gave To You)1964 US
ERIC 7024 JOEY LONG Bitter Cup Of Sorrow / Please, Mister Sandman1963 US
TEAR DROP 3012 TEE BEE FISHER (apparently = Joey Long) Don't Worry About Me / Don't Change Your Mind1963 US
TEAR DROP 3018 JOEY LONG If I Should Need You (Would You Say Yes) / You Can't Give Back The Love (That I Gave To You)1963 US
CENSORED 101 JOEY LONG Little Bitty Boy / I Used To Be A Good Boy19?? US
PACEMAKER PM-3/PM-228 JOEY LONG The Rains Came / Treasure Of Your Love1966 US
JET STREAM 701 CURLEY LONG AND THE WILD ONES (=Joey Long) Honky Tonk One More Time / Charlie Brown's Back Again1966 US
JET STREAM 709 TEE BEE FISHER (apparently = Joey Long) Sweet Little Angel / Five Long Years1966 US
JET STREAM 719 CURLEY LONG (= Joey Long) Four O'Clock A.M., Pt.1 / Four O'Clock A.M., Pt.21966 US
JOSIE 45-974 RIPP TIDE (feat. Joey Long:vcl/gtr) Dynamite / The Rains Came1967 US




ALBUMS

SCEPTER SPS 574  JOSEPH: STONED AGE MAN  (LP)  
Trick Bag / I Ain't Fattenin' No More Frogs For Snakes / Cold Biscuits And Fish Heads / Stone Age Man / I'm Gonna Build A Mountain / Mojo Gumbo / The House Of The Rising Sun / Gotta Get Away / Come The Sun Tomorrow
(recorded at American Sound Studios, Memphis, Tennessee in 1969, produced by Steve Tyrell)
-- reissues: Eva CD ?, 1993 FRA/Radioactive RRCD 134, 2005 UK --
1969 US
CRAZY CAJUN CCLP-1027  JOEY LONG: THE RAINS CAME  (LP)
The Rains Came / Don't Got No Education (= Somethin' To Ease My Pain) / I'm Gonna Preserve Your Love (= If You See My Baby) / Treasure Of Your Love / If I Should Need You / You Can't Give Back The Love / Funky Junky Woman / Part Time Love / Cajun Country / Midnight Blue / + Just Hold My Hand (= "hidden" track on b-side, not mentioned in the cover or the label)
1978 US
CRAZY CAJUN CCLP-1049 JOEY LONG: FLYIN HIGH  (LP)
Tormented Love / Lovers Land / Jezabell Gables / House Of The Rising Sun / Please Mr. Mirror / Four O'Clock A.M. - Part 1 / Four O'Clock A.M. - Part 2 / Blue Tear / Send Me Some Lovin' / Keen Teen Baby
1978 US
BLUES FACTORY/ROAD TO THE BLUES BFY 47029 JOEY LONG: ANTHOLOGY  (CD)
Jingle Bell Jam (1990's recording) / Take My Love And Shove It (1990's recording) / Something To Ease My Pain / If You See My Baby / The Rains Came / Lealla / Beatle Bug / Watching It Go / Sincerely Yours (live) / Sweet Little Angel / Don't Lock My Love Outside / Cold Blooded Mama (1990's recording) / 4 O'Clock A.M. / Explosion (1990's recording)
2000 HOL 




COMPILATIONS

WAND WDM/WDS-677 V/A: THE GREATEST HITS FROM THE SOUL OF TEXAS  (LP)
I'm Glad For Your Sake / I Cried
1966 US
FESTIVAL FR 1027 V/A: THE HIT KICKERS SERIES - VOL.6  (3-LP)
The Rains Came / Yea Yea (prev. unissued)
1976 US
51 WEST Q-16085 V/A: THE RAINS CAME  (LP)
The Rains Came / I'm Glad For Your Sake
1979 US
MOONSHINE BLP 104 V/A: GUITAR IN MY HANDS  (LP)
Tee Bee Fisher (= poss. Joey Long): Five Long Years
198? HOL
MOONSHINE BLP 110 V/A: GUITAR IN MY HANDS, VOL.2  (LP)
Tee Bee Fisher (= poss. Joey Long): Sweet Little Angel
198? HOL
HOME COOKING HCS-109 V/A: TEXAS GUITAR GREATS  (LP)
4 O'Clock A.M.
1988 US
EVA LP 12053 V/A: TEXAS PUNK FROM THE SIXTIES (VOL.2)  (LP)
HIM: It's A Man Down There
19?? FRA
POWER EP 45-005 (without p/s) V/A: BILL BARKER ORCH./JOEY LONG/SAM COX/PRECISIONS  (7" EP)
Treasure For Your Love
19?? BEL
COLLECTABLES COL-5223 V/A: TEXAS GUITAR GREATS  (LP/CD)
4 O'Clock A.M.
1991/1994 US
COLLECTABLES COL-5258 V/A: TEXAS HARMONICA GREATS  (CD)
4 O'Clock A.M.
1992 US
COLLECTABLES COL-5280 V/A: REAL RHYTHM & BLUES - TEXAS '50S-'60S  (CD)
Joey Long: I Need Someone
1993 US
KRAZY KAT KK CD 06 LINK DAVIS: LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL  (CD)
Link Davis (Man with the Buzzin' Sax): Beatle Bug
(instrumental featuring Joey Long on lead guitar)
1993 UK
COLLECTABLES COL-5341 JOEY LONG/LINK DAVIS: GUYS FROM BIG MAMOU  (CD)
Link Davis: Rice And Gravy Blues / Joey Long: Something To Ease My Pain / Joey Long: If You See My Baby / Link Davis: The Guy From Big Mamou / Link Davis: Little Red Boat / Joey Long: I Need Someone / Joey Long: Lealla / Link Davis: Cockroach / Link Davis: Bon Tu Ru La / Joey Long: The Blues Just Walked In / Link Davis: Grasshopper / Link Davis & Joey Long: Beatle Bug (instr.) / Joey Long: The Rains Came / Link Davis: Cajun Doll
1994 US
COLLECTABLES COL-5527 V/A: THE BATTLE OF THE GUITARS  (CD)
Jingle Bell Jam (with Sideways Sumlin) / Explosion  (1990's recordings)
1995 US
COLLECTABLES COL-5528 V/A: NEW BLUES FROM TEXAS  (CD)
Shove It Up Your Heart / Can't Help But To Love You (with King Ivory) / Look Good Woman (with King Ivory)
1995 US
COLLECTABLES COL-0585 V/A: WHITE BLUES  (CD)
I Need Someone / Something To Ease My Pain
1995 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16123 AH V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.10 (CHESS RECORDS)  (CD)
Lealla
2000 GER
WESTSIDE WESD 231 V/A: SIR DOUGLAS PRESENTS : LONE STAR JUKEBOX - THE DECADES OF TEXAS TREATS  (2-CD)
HIM: It's A Man Down There
2000 UK
ELAP MUSIC/COLLECTORS CHOICE 57202CD V/A: ELECTRIC BLUES - TEXAS BLUES GREATEST  (CD)
Shove It Up Your Heart
2001 UK
ELAP MUSIC/COLLECTORS CHOICE 57205CD V/A: SALT SHAKER BLUES  (CD)
I Need Someone
2001 UK
SPALAX MUSIC SPALAXCD14603 V/A: ACID VISIONS, VOL.9 (CHILD OF EVIL)  (CD)
Frogs For Snakes
2002 FRA
U-SPACES LSD3 V/A: LOST SIXTIES DELIGHTS, VOL.3  (CD-R)
Joseph: House Of The Rising Sun
200?
KENT SOUL CDKEND 390 V/A: SOUTH TEXAS RHYTHM'N'SOUL REVUE  (CD)
Tee Bee Fisher: Five Long Years
2013 US




SESSION WORKS / SINGLES

STARDAY 179 SONNY FISHER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Rockin' Daddy / Hold Me Baby1955 US
STARDAY 45-190 SONNY FISHER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Sneaky Pete / Hey Mama1955 US
STARDAY 207 SONNY FISHER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Rockin' And A Rollin' / I Can't Lose1955 US
STARDAY 45-243 FRED CRAWFORD (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Rock Candy Rock / Secret Of My Heart1956 US
STARDAY 45-244 SONNY FISHER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Pink And Black / Little Red Wagon1956 US
VENUS 1447 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Strolling / I Played That Song For You1962 US
ALL BOY 45-8505 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Little Red Boat / Forget-Me-Nots1962 US
ALL BOY 45-8508 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Guy From Big Mamou / Jole Blonde1963 US
KOOL 1026 LINK DAVIS (MAN WITH THE BUZZIN' SAX) (a) / LINK DAVIS (b) (a-side instrumental featuring Joey Long on lead guitar) Beatle Bug / I Keep Wanting You More1962 US
PRINCESS 4023 JOE BARRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Beg Your Pardon / Don't Close That Door1963 US
PARROT 10822 CLARENCE "FROGMAN" HENRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Ain't Got No Home / Baby Ain't That Love1964 US
PARROT 309 CLARENCE "FROGMAN" HENRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Lovin' Cajun Style (Cajun Honey) / Think It Over1964 US
ALLSTAR 7305 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Big Mamou / Louisiana Waltz1964 US
CRAZY CAJUN 517/518 LINK DAVIS (featuring Joey Long on guitar) I Dreamed Of My Buddies / Don't Let Go (Las La Ra)196? US
WESTERN 1004 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Jogging / You Gave Me This Broken Heart196? US
STONEWAY 1053 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Big Mamou / Louisiana Waltz196? US
CRAZY CAJUN 521 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Airmail / Red Bandana196? US
CRAZY CAJUN 526 LINK DAVIS (possibly featuring Joey Long on guitar?) Big Mamou / Cajun Honey196? US
PRINCESS 4057 LINK DAVIS (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Albuquerque / Face In The Glass196? US
TEAR DROP 3003 CHARLES SHEFFIELD (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Come On Home / Only You1965 US
WAND 1114 JOHNNY COPELAND (featuring Joey Long on guitar on b-side) Dedicated To The Greatest (Tribute To Sam Cooke) / I'm Going To Make My Home Where I Hang My Hat1966 US
PIC ONE 111 THE DEVONS (= Sir Douglas Quintet with Joey Long on guitar) Wine, Wine, Wine / Joey's Guitar (instr.)1966 US
TEAR DROP 3074 HIM (= Sir Douglas Quintet with Joey Long on guitar) It's A Man Down There / 4 A.M.1966 US
JET STREAM 726 T-BONE WALKER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Reconsider Baby / I'm Not Your Fool No More1966 US
JET STREAM 730/JET STREAM 738 T-BONE WALKER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) T-Bone's Back / She's A Hit1967 US
JET STREAM 742 BIG WALTER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Love Me One More Time / Diane, It's About Time1967 US
TEAR DROP 3130 BIG WALTER (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Get To Gittin' / Nobody Loves Me1967 US
CRAZY CAJUN CC 2008 JOE BARRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Today I Started Loving You Again / Three's A Crowd1976 US
CRAZY CAJUN 9013 JOE BARRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar) Heartbroken Love / You Call Everybody Darling  (c. 1964 recordings)197? US
CRAZY CAJUN 9014 JOE BARRY (featuring Joey Long on guitar on b-side) If You Really Want Me To, I'll Go / Beg Your Pardon  (c. 1963 recordings)1977 US




SESSION WORKS / ALBUMS

BRUNSWICK BL754126 T-BONE WALKER: THE TRUTH  (LP)
Treat Your Daddy Well / You Ought To Know Better / Let Your Hair Down Baby / Old Time Used To Be / You Don't Love Me An I Don't Care / It Ain't No Right In You / I Ain't Your Fool No More / Don't Let Your Heartache Catch You Crying / I Don't Be Jiving / Hate To See You Go / Takes A Lot Of Know-How
(some tracks poss. featuring Joe Long on lead guitar)
-- UK edition: MCA MUPS 331, 1968 --
1968 US
ATLANTIC SD 8171 BARBARA LYNN: HERE IS...  (LP)
You'll Lose A Good Thing / Take Your Love And Run / Maybe We Can Slip Away / Sure Is Worth It / Only You Know How To Love Me / I'll Suffer / You're Losing Me / Sufferin' City / Multiplyin' Pain / Why Can't You Love Me / Mix It Up Baby / This Is The Thanks I Get
(some tracks poss. featuring Joe Long on lead guitar)
-- reissues: Oval LP 5002, 1976 UK/Water WATERCD 239, 2009 --
1968 US
MERCURY SR 61243 LINK DAVIS: CAJUN CRAWDADDY  (LP)
Pretty Little Dedon / Big Mamou / Strollin' / Big Houston / Hobo Blues / The Doctor Knows His Business / Katalin / Goin' To Lafayette / I Played That Song For You / Cajun Honey / My Confession / Rice And Gravy Fever / Jole Blon / Sugar Bee
(1968 Houston recordings featuring Joey Long on lead guitar)
1969 US
TEAR DROP LPM 3002/STARFLITE SF 2002 JIMMY DONLEY: MEMORIAL TO THE UNFORGETTABLE JIMMY DONLEY   (LP)
Forever Lillie Mae / I'm To Blame / Forget The Past / Hello! Remember Me / Loving Cajun Style / Baby Ain't That Love / Please Mr. Sandman / Santa! Please Don't Pass Me By / That's The Way It's Gonna Be / Think It Over / Born To Be A Loser / You're Why I'm So Lonely
(1960's recordings, some tracks featuring Joey Long on lead guitar; Note: also on 45rpm releases of the same material)
19?? US
PAID PLD 2005 ISAAC PAYTON SWEAT: COTTON-EYED JOE, SCHOTTISCHE, JOLÉ BLON, WALKIN' SLOWLY AND OTHER BANDSTAND FAVORITES  (LP)
Cotton Eyed Joe (The Original "Bullshit" Version) / Issac's Schottische / Jole Blon / National Chili Anthem / Hot Corn, Cold Corn / Dance Medley: Little Foot - Hokey Pokey - Bunny Hop / I Think I'm Gonna Kill Ya' / Say It's Not You / Alklon Dancez (C'mon, Let's Dance) / Rancho Grande
(poss. some tracks featuring Joey Long on lead guitar; Note: also on 45rpm releases of the same material)
1980 US
BELLAIRE LP-1100 ISAAC PAYTON SWEAT: COTTON EYED JOE, SHOTTISH, JOLE BLON AND OTHER BANDSTAND FAVORITES BY...  (LP)
Cotton Eyed Joe - Schottische / Hey Barnum & Bailey / All This Ol' Wailin' / Home Is Anywhere You Hang Your Heart / Jole Blon / National Chili Anthem / Shed So Many Tears / I Could Never Pass A Honky Tonk / Goodbye Motor City
(recorded at Gilley's with The Sweat Band, poss. some tracks featuring Joey Long on lead guitar; Note: also on 45rpm releases of the same material)
1981 US
CRAZY CAJUN CCLP-1004 LINK DAVIS: BIG MAMOU  (LP)
(Live With Me In) Big Mamou / Red Bandana / Let's Go To Big Houston / I Passed In Front Of Your Door / Blues For Louisiana / I Played That Song For You / Albuquerque / Sugar Bee / My Preetty Blonde / Let's Go Little Dee Don / Face In The Glass
(1960's recordings featuring Joey Long on lead guitar)
1975 US
CRAZY CAJUN CCLP-1047 JOHNNY COPELAND: SINGS THE BLUES  (LP)
Stealing / Hurt, Hurt, Hurt
(recorded in Houston, Tx, c. 1965, feat. Joey Long on guitar)
1978 US
ABC 26102 XOT FREDDY FENDER: SWAMP GOLD  (LP)
The Clock / She's About A Mover / When It Rains It Really Pours / It's Raining / I'm Leaving It All Up To You / Tell It Like It Is / My Tears Are Falling Tonight Love / Talk To Me / There Arms Of Mine / Breaking Up Is Hard / We've Got To Stop And Think It Over / Graduation Night (As You Pass Me By) / I'm Asking Forgivness / Just A Moment Of Your Time / Please Mr. Sandman
(recorded at Sugar Hill Studios, Houston, TX, feat. Joe Long:gtr/el. sitar/poss. hca)
1978 US
ABC AY-1132 FREDDY FENDER: TEX-MEX  (LP)
You're Turning Down The Flame Of Love Too Low / Leaning / If That's All That's Worrying You / Just Because / I Really Don't Want To Know / Walking Piece Of Heaven / She Came To The Valley / I'm A Fool To Care / She's Gone / Sweet Summer Day / Forgive / Cajun Stomp
(recorded at Sugar Hill Studios, Houston, TX, feat. Joe Long:gtr)
-- Dutch edition: MCA 1A 062-63232, 1979 --
1979 US
ROCK-A-BILLY PRODUCTIONS LP-1 ROCKIN' DAVE ALLEN: SOUTHERN ROCK N' ROLL OF THE '60'S  (LP)
Walking Slowly / Alone / Can't Stand To See You Go / Shirley Jean / (Those) Lonely, Lonely Feelings / My Little Darlin' / My Broken Heart / What's Left For A Fool Like Me / Give Me One More Chance / Rose Marie (Rose Mary)
(1960's recordings, some tracks featuring Joey Long on claves/poss. on hca; Note: also on 45rpm releases of the same material)
1979 US
ACE 10CH 14 SONNY FISHER: TEXAS ROCKABILLY  (10" LP)
Rockin' Daddy / Hold Me Baby / Sneaky Pete / Rockin' And A Rollin' / Pink And Black / I Can't Lose / Hey Mama / Little Red Wagon
(1955-56 Starday recordings featuring Joey Long on lead guitar)
-- reissues: Big Beat BBR 0016, 1981 FRA/Magnum Force MFLP 005, 1982 UK --
1979 UK
HOME COOKING HCS-103 T-BONE WALKER: WELL DONE  (LP)
(I Used To Be A) Good Boy / Why Don't My Baby Treat Me Right / Further On Up The Road / Back On The Scene (=T-Bone's Back) / No Do Right (=You Ought To Know Better) / (Baby) She's A Hit
(recorded at Recording Service Studios, Pasadena, Texas on September 8, 1966 feat. Joey Long:lead gtr; other tracks recorded earlier in 1966 in Houston, Texas without Joey Long)
-- reissues as "Back On The Scene - Texas 1966": AIM CD 17, 1999/Indigo IGOXCD 540, 2001 UK/Castle-Sanctuary CD 81262, 2003 UK/Castle US-Ryko CD 236179, 2005 US --
1980 US
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15277 T-BONE WALKER: I DON'T BE JIVIN'  (LP)
T-Bone's Back On The Scene (unedited version) / I Used To Be A Good Boy / session chatter & I Ain't Your Fool No More / Baby She's A Hit / Reconsider Baby (Hate To See You Go) (unedited version) / session chatter & Don't Let Your Heartache Catch You / Sometimes I Wonder / I Don't Be Jivin' / T-Bone's Jam / I Ain't Your Fool No More (unedited take 2) / I Wonder Why / Further Up The Road
(recorded at Recording Service Studios, Pasadena, Texas on September 8, 1966 feat. Joey Long:lead gtr)
1987 GER
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15278 CLARENCE "FROGMAN" HENRY: LITTLE GREEN FROG  (LP)
Cheatin' Traces
(recorded in Shreveport, La, 1964, feat. Joey Long on guitar)
1987 GER
KENT KENT 067 JOHNNY COPELAND: DEDICATED TO THE GREATEST  (LP)
I Waited Too Long
(recorded in Houston, Tx, c. 1965, feat. Joey Long on guitar)
1988 UK
COLLECTABLES COL-5562 KING IVORY: BITCH DONE QUIT ME  (CD)
The Bitch Done Quit Me / Look Good Woman / Can't Help But To Love You / Find Yourself A Job / Sweet Black Woman / The Red Rooster / Alley-Oop / C'mon, Don't You Wanna Go / Let's Have A Good Time / Shake, Rattle & Roll
(featuring King Ivory Lee:vcl/pno/dms, Joey Long:hca & Ray Turner:bs)
1995 US
NIGHT TRAIN INT. NTI CD 2003 JOE BARRY: I'M A FOOL TO CARE  (2-CD)
Beg Your Pardon / Don't Close That Door / Heartbroken Love (second version) / You Call Everybody Darling / Today I Started Loving You Again / Three's A Crowd
(featuring Joey Long on guitar)
1999 US
EDSEL EDCD 605 CLARENCE "FROGMAN" HENRY: I LIKE THAT ALLIGATOR, BABY - THE CRAZY CAJUN RECORDINGS  (LP)
Cheatin' Traces / Lovin' Cajun Style
(recorded in Shreveport, La, 1964, feat. Joey Long on guitar)
1999 UK
EDSEL/DIABLO EDCD 8018 BIG WALTER PRICE: GIT TO GITTIN' - THE CRAZY CAJUN RECORDINGS  (LP)
Sandy Claws
(recorded in Houston, Tx, 1967, feat. Joey Long on guitar)
2000 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula | Terence McArdle (through Rockinrecords message board) | Harri Asuja

Published sources: New Kommotion #21 (1979) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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