JOHNNY LEGEND





SINGLES & EP'S

ROLLIN' ROCK 45-048 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS The South's Gonna Rise Again / Rockabilly Rumble1980 US
K-TEL/ROLLIN' ROCK RRS-051 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS Soakin' The Bone Tonite / No Escape1981 FIN
RONDELET ROUND 1002 (p/s) JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS The South's Gonna Rise Again / Rockabilly Rumble1981 UK
SYMPATHY FOR THE RECORD INDUSTRY SFTRI 063 (p/s, green vinyl) JOHNNY LEGEND House Of Frankenstein / (Theme From) 2000 Maniacs1990 US
DIONYSUS ID 074519 (p/s, red vinyl) JOHNNY LEGEND Rubber Room / The Night Of The Sadist1991 US
TRUST ME RECORDS BLS VS/TMR001 JOHNNY LEGEND & MELBA TOAST I Want More For X-Mas / Hey, Melba1992 US
HILLSDALE HR-004 (p/s) JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS BAND Pipeline / Mexican Love1993 US
WORRY BIRD ? JOHNNY LEGEND Teenage Caveman / Witchdoctor1994 US
DYNAMITE! NR.3 JOHNNY LEGEND & THE SUNDOWNERS Are You Hep To It (recorded live in 1974 at the 'Knust', Hamburg) / (other side by High Noon)1994 GER
CARBON 14 MAGAZINE #16 (EP, p/s) JOHNNY LEGEND Night Of The Gadist / (other tracks by Davie Allan & the Arrows, Hasil Adkins & Andre Williams)1999 US




ALBUMS

HONEYMOON BOP 502 JOHNNY LEGEND: ARE YOU HEP TO ME?  (LP)
Let's Get Goin' / Midnight Blues / Are You Hep To It? / Jack Hammer (Jack Hammer Blues) / Please Gimme Something / Running Gun / She's Gone / 3-D Daddy / Jo Satlin (Stalin Kicked The Bucket) / Wild Wild Women / Ramblin' Man / Mad Dog Mama
-- also issued as purple color wax edition titled "Johnny Legend And His R'n'R Combo" (Honeymoon BOP-502) --
1979 FRA
ROLLIN' ROCK LP 024 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS: ROCKABILLY RUMBLE  (LP)
Rockabilly Rumble / The Naked Die Young / Wild Wicked Wanda / The South's Gonna Rise Again / Mad Dog Mama / Hit That Jive Jack! / She's Gone / Rockabilly Bastard / Take Some Ludes And Get Funky / Brand New Baby / Running Gun / Let's Get Goin' / Are You Hep To It?
-- UK edition: Rondelet ABOUT 1002/French edition: Rollin' Rock-Barclay 200.137 --
1981 US
ROLLIN' ROCK LP 028 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS: SOAKIN' THE BONE  (LP)
Soakin' The Bone / No Escape / Guess Who Ain't Gettin' Laid Tonite / Long Long Lonely Hours / Raunchy Tonk Song / Crackin' Up / The Holy Beat / Justine / Instead Of Me / Demon On The Highway / Night Bird / Rollin' The Rock / Rockabilly Bughouse
-- UK edition: Rondelet ABOUT 1007/French editions released by Barclay and Polygram/Dutch & Swedish edition released by K-Tel International --
1981 FIN
DIONYSUS LP 53477-3367-1/CD 123367 JOHNNY LEGEND: BITCHIN'  (LP/CD)
Gunfight At The O.K. Corral / Cheyenne / Wild Wind / Santo Street / Crack The Whip / Don't Say She's Gone / House Of Frankenstein / Dummy Doll / Psycho Rock / Flaming Star / El Matador / Moody River / Teenage Caveman / Little Black Train / Teachers / Man Walks Among Us
1998 US
LEGEND HOUSE LH-0607 JOHNNY LEGEND: LIVE ON THE SUNSET STRIP/MONDO LEGEND  (DVD)
2007 US
BLUELIGHT BLR 33173 1/BLR 33173 2 JOHNNY LEGEND: I ITCH!  (LP/CD)
I Itch (Like A Sonuvabitch) / Mexican Love / Fifth And Main / I'm Loaded / Wild Love / My Baby Ditched Me / One Way Or Another / 3-D Daddy / Standing Here Like A Clown / Witch Doctor / You'll Forget About Me / Scarecrow
2014 FIN




COLLECTIONS

ROLLIN' ROCK LP 9201 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS SKULLCAPS: ROCKABILLY RUMBLE, VOLUME NONE  (LP)
Soakin' The Bone / The South's Gonna Rise Again / The Naked Die Young / House Of Frankenstein / Rubber Room / Guess Who Ain't Gettin' Laid Tonite / Rockabilly Rumble / Wild Wicked Wanda / No Escape / She's Gone / Midnite Blues / Rockabilly Bastard
198? US
ROLLIN' ROCK RRCHCD 003 JOHNNY LEGEND: ROCKABILLY RUMBLE  (CD)
3-D Daddy / She's Gone / Jo Stalin / Wild Wild Women / Ramblin' Man / Mad Dog Mama / Let's Get Going / Midnight Blues / Are You Hep To It / Jack Hammer / Please Gimme Something / Running Gun / Rockabilly Rumble / The Naked Die Young / Wild Wicked Wanda / The South's Gonna Rise Again / Hit That Jive Jack / Rockabilly Bastard / Take Some Ludes And Get Funky / Brand New Baby
1994 SWI
ROLLIN' ROCK/HMG 6605 JOHNNY LEGEND & HIS ROCKABILLY BASTARDS: THE BEST OF JOHNNY LEGEND, VOLUME NONE  (CD)
Soakin' The Bone / The Holy Beat / Rockabilly Bastard / The South Is Gonna Rise Again / Nightbird / Stalin Kicked The Bucket / Rockabilly Bughouse / Let's Get Goin' / The Naked Die Young / No Escape / Guess Who Ain't Gettin' Laid Tonite? / Rockabilly Rumble / Long Long Lonely Hours / Wild Wild Women / Midnite Blues / Ramblin' Man / Are You Hep To It? / Justine / Crackin' Up
1997 US
PART 3118.002 JOHNNY LEGEND: THE ROLLIN' ROCK RECORDINGS, VOL.1  (LP)
The South's Gonna Rise Again / Soakin' The Bone / The Holy Beat / Rockabilly Rumble / Running Gun / Rollin' The Rock / Let's Get Goin' / Raunchy Tonk Song / Midnight Blues / Nightbird / Are You Hep To It? / Brand New Baby / Long Long Lonely Hours / No Escape
2015 GER
PART 6118.001 JOHNNY LEGEND: THE ROLLIN' ROCK RECORDINGS  (CD)
The South's Gonna Rise Again / Soakin' The Bone / The Holy Beat / Rockabilly Rumble / Running Gun / Rollin' The Rock / Let's Get Goin' / Raunchy Tonk Song / Midnight Blues / Nightbird / Are You Hep To It? / Brand New Baby / Long Long Lonely Hours / No Escape / The Naked Die Young / She's Gone / California Rockabilly / Justine / Instead Of Me / Guess Who Ain't Gettin' Laid Tonite / Mad Dog Mama / Ramblin' Man / Rockabilly Bastard / Wild Wild Women / Stalin Kicked The Bucket / Hit That Jive Jack! / Ole Jack Hammer Blues / The Rubber Room / Rockabilly Bughouse
2015 GER




COMPILATIONS AND SESSION WORKS

ROLLIN' ROCK LP 008 RAY CAMPI: IT AIN'T ME!!! IT'S THE EAGER B-B-BEAVER BOY  (LP)
Eager B-B-Beaver Boy / Pretty Mama / One Part Stops Where The Other Begins / Pinball Millionaire / When Two Ends Meet / Good Time Woman / It Ain't Me / Chug-A-Lug / Parts Unknown / Wicked Wicked Woman / Shelby County Penal Farm / Don't Give Your Heart To A Rambler / Play Anything / Major Label Blues
(featuring harmony vocals by Martin 'Mad Dog' Marguiles=Johnny Legend)
-- reissue: 'The Eager Beaver Boy/Rockabilly Lives', Bear Family BCD 15501, 1990 GER --
1976 US
ROLLIN' ROCK LP 009 V/A: ROLLIN' THE ROCK, VOL.1  (LP)
Rollin' The Rock / Are You Hep To It / Three D Daddy / (+ background vocals on Billy Zoom tracks: Pinball Heaven / Bad Boy / Say When)
1976 US
ROLLIN' ROCK LP 012 V/A: ROLLIN' THE ROCK, VOL.2  (LP)
California Rockabilly / Let's Get Goin'
1977 US
RAUNCHY TONK/RHINO RNEP 502 (7"/12") FREDDIE BLASSIE: KING OF MEN  (EP)
No Bout Adoubt It / Blassie, King Of Men / U.S. Male / Pencil Neck Geek
(feat. Johnny Legend, Billy Zoom, Steve Clark, etc.)
-- reissued in 1986 as 'Nothin' But A Pencil Neck Geek', Rhino RNEP-502 --
1978 US
RHINO RNLP 002 V/A: RHINO ROYALE  (LP)
Freddie Blassie (with Johnny Legend): Blassie, King Of Men / No Bout Adoubt It
1978 US
RHINO RNLP 016 V/A: TEENAGE CRUISERS (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK) - THE CREAM OF CALIFORNIA ROCKABILLY REBELLION  (LP)
Are You Hep To It? / California Rockabilly / Let's Get Goin'
-- reissue: Part CD 653002, 2000 GER --
1980 US
ROLLIN' ROCK LP 022 V/A: FOREVER GENE VINCENT  (LP)
Right Now
-- French edition: Barclay 200.135/reissue: Magnum Force MFLP 049, 1987 UK --
1980 US
RHINO RNLP 010 V/A: DR. DEMENTO'S DEMENTIA ROYALE  (LP)
Freddie Blassie (with Johnny Legend): Pencil Neck Geek
1980 US
REBEL ROLLS 007 V/A: BUCK JONES & TEDDY GUITAR: CALIFORNIA 81  (LP)
3-D Daddy
(feat. Johnny Legend on ac.gtr, rec. in 1981 at the Rollin' Rock Studio, Van Nuys, Ca.)
1981 FIN
K-TEL/THE GOLDEN LABEL HEP HN 4472 V/A: ROCKABILLY MUSIC - THE ROSE OF LOVE  (LP)
No Escape / Soakin' The Bone
1981 HOL/FIN
RONDELET ABOUT 1010 V/A: IT'S ROLLIN' ROCK!  (LP)
No Escape / Soakin' The Bone
1982 UK
RHINO RNLP 813 FREDDIE BLASSIE: I BITE THE SONGS  (LP, PIC.DISC)
Sign Of Sermonette / Hey Fred / Ezy Lisnin' (recorded at the Blassie bar) / Thank Heaven Those Awful Pains Are Gone / Blassie King Of Men / Where There's Blood There's Blassie (Locker Room Royale) / Thongmania (The Dawn Of Martial Arts In America featuring Mr. Moto) / Pencil Neck Geek / T-O-L-O-S Spells Trouble (featuring Maniac John Tolos recorded live at the Blassie bar) / Loser Leaves Town (featuring Mr. Moto) / Geek's Revenge / Thank You Elsa Maxwell / The Title Upset / Bummer At The Blassie Bar (featuring Maniac John Tolos)
1983 US
RHINO RNLP 068 V/A: WRESTLING ROCKS  (LP)
Shell Shock Shannon & His Hollywood Manglers: Wrestlers Just Wanna Bust Heads / Johnny Legend: I Like To Hurt People / Freddie Blassie (feat. Johnny Legend): Pencil Neck Geek / Fred Blassie, King Of Men
-- reissue: Rhino Flashback CD 75958, 2003 --
1985 US
RHINO RNLP 823 V/A: DR. DEMENTO PRESENTS THE GREATEST NOVELTY RECORDS OF ALL TIME, VOL.4 : THE 1970'S  (LP)
Freddie Blassie (with Johnny Legend): Pencil Neck Geek
1985 US
RHINO RNEP-502 FRED BLASSIE: NOTHIN' BUT A PENCIL NECK GEEK  (EP)
No Bout Adoubt It / Blassie, King Of Men / U.S. Male / Pencil Neck Geek
(reissue of 1978 EP, pressed on red vinyl, also includes an "official Freddie Blassie mask")
1986 US
RHINO RNLP 70827 V/A: RHINO BROTHERS' GREATEST FLOPS  (LP)
Shell Shock Shannon & His Hollywood Manglers: Wrestlers Just Wanna Bust Heads
1986 US
RHINO 75768 V/A: DR. DEMENTO PRESENTS THE GREATEST NOVELTY CD OF ALL TIME  (CD)
Freddie Blassie (with Johnny Legend): Pencil Neck Geek
1988 US
CS MUSIC CO., INC. JAPAN/ROLLIN' ROCK CSLP 1010 V/A: ROCKABILLY MUSIC - THE BEST OF ROLLIN' ROCK, VOL.2  (LP)
Soakin' The Bone / Rollin' The Rock
19?? JPN
RHINO R2 70743 V/A: DR. DEMENTO'S 20TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION : THE GREATEST NOVELTY RECORDS OF ALL TIME  (2-CD)
Freddie Blassie (with Johnny Legend): Pencil Neck Geek
1991 US
SKIZMATIC 3 V/A: TURNING THE WORLD BLUE : A TRIBUTE TO GENE VINCENT  (CD)
Right Now
1996 US
ROLLIN' ROCK/HMG 4002 V/A: ROLLIN' ROCK GOT THE SOCK, VOL.1  (CD)
The South Is Gonna Rise Again / Soakin' The Bone
1997 US
ROLLIN' ROCK/HMG 4004   V/A: ROLLIN' ROCK GOT THE SOCK, VOL.2  (CD)
Take Some Ludes And Get Funky
1998 US
MOUTHPIECE 6021 V/A: BIG MONSTER BASH, VOL.1  (CD)
Dummy Doll
1998 US
WORRY BIRD WOE 23 V/A: STOCK FOOTAGE : MUSIC FROM THE FILMS OF ROGER CORMAN  (CD)
Teenage Caveman
2000 US
JELLYBEAN 5019 V/A: ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK - IF THESE WALLS COULD TALK 2  (CD)
Wild Wicked Wanda
2000 US
DIONYSUS ID 123362 RAY CAMPI: ROCKABILLY LADIES  (CD)
Until You're Mine / California Cotton Fields / I'll Go Stepping Too / Del Rio Boogie / One Rose / You Don't Know My Mind / Show Me Worlds Collide / How Come You're Being So Good To Me? / Hit Parade Of Love / The Tattooed Lady
(recorded at Painted Sound Studio, Van Nuys, Ca. in 2000, featuring Johnny Legend on harmonica)
2000 US
PART PART-CD 613.003 RAY CAMPI & TONY CONN: HIGH SCHOOL HELLCATS REUNION  (CD)
Lady In Blues
(recorded at Quad Teck, L.A., Ca. in 1990 feat. Johnny Legend on harmonica)
2002 GER
SCANA AB 95094 RAY CAMPI: WITH FRIENDS ALONG THE WAY - AUSTIN TO L.A.  (CD)
Ray Campi with Johnny Legend: Mae West Made Us Laugh / Ray Campi with Johnny Legend, Tony Conn & Bobby Mizzell: Over The Hill
-- US reissue: Real Music 3-2007, 2007 US --
2006 SWE
REAL MUSIC 1009 RAY CAMPI: THE ULTIMATE JIMMIE SKINNER SONGBOOK  (CD)
Ray Campi with Johnny Legend (hca): Good Time Woman
2009 US
SLICK-O-RAMA 502CD V/A: SHRINK TO FIT, VOLUME 2 - COTTON PICKIN' ROCKERS  (CD)
Rollin' The Rock
2009 UK
PART 650.018 V/A: WALLDORF ROCK'N'ROLL WEEKENDER 2015  (CD)
Raunchy Tonk
2015 GER


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jari Reinikka

Published sources: Dynamite! 2/1994 | Original Cool #36 (1999)

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