ROLAND STONE





SINGLES

SPINETT 1002 THE SKYLINERS (feat. Roland Stone - lead vocal)Preacher's Daughter / My Baby's Gone1960 US
ACE 593 ROLAND STONE Something Special / Desert Winds1960 US
ACE 629 ROLAND STONE Just A Moment / I Can't Help It1961 US
ACE 630 BENNY (MOTHER-IN-LAW) SPELLMAN (feat. Roland Stone as a duet vocalist on b-side) That's All I Ask Of You / Roll On, Big Wheel1961 US
VIN 1029 THE ENDS (feat. Roland Stone & Mac Rebennack) I Ain't No Use / Row, Row, My Boat1961 US
ACE 643 ROLAND STONE Everybody's Lonesome For Somebody Else / I Was A Fool 1962 US
ACE 656 ROLAND STONE Someday, Sweetheart / My Mother's Eyes1962 US
WHITE CLIFFS 207  ROLAND STONE Remember That / Don't Believe Him, Donna1964 US 


Note: The original 1960 pressing of Spinett 1001, actually performed by Louis Hayward, is miscredited to Roland Stone.

Roland Stone featured on '59 single "Moanin' Soul" / "Lost Love" (USA EM 1212) is a different artist. "Moanin' Soul" has been reissued on a compilation "Desperate Rock'n'Roll, Vol.17" (Flame LP 017, 1995 UK), and "Lost Love" on "Wisconsin Instrumentals" (W.I. 2001 CD, 2001 US).




ALBUMS

ACE LP 1018  JUST A MOMENT  (LP)  
Just A Moment (Of Your Time) / Something Special / Because I Do / Desert Winds / I Can't Help It / Preacher's Daughter / I Was A Fool / Everybody's Lonesome / Remember Me / Down The Road / I Wanna / Symphony Two
1961 US 
ORLEANS OR-1111 REMEMBER ME  (CD)
Go On Fool / Lovey Dovey / She's The One / Try The Impossible / You Can Make It If You Try / Remember Me / Please Don't Leave Me / Down The Road / The Masquerade Is Over / Ain't Gonna Do It
(feat. Roland Stone:vcl, Mac Rebennack:pno/gtr, Earl Stanley:bs/org/gtr, John Vidacovich:dms, Joe Malone:sax, Herman Gilmore:sax, Buck Baker:sax, David Verret:bar.sax, Henry Guerineaux:tp, Eric Simmons:tb, Charlie Miller:flugel horn/fl + Johnny Jay: guitar solo on "Remember Me")
1992 US 
ORLEANS OR-2011 LIVE ON THE CREOLE QUEEN  (CD)
Sick And Tired / Every Dog Has Its Day / Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye / Just A Moment / You Cheated / Waiting At The Station / Is It A Dream / Ya Ya / Honky Tonk Woman / Go On Fool
(recorded live on the Paddle Wheeler Creole Queen in the middle of the Mississippi River, May 4, 1996, feat. Roland Stone:vcl/pno, Ronnie Boudreaux:gtr, Barry Rodriguez:bs, Donnie Burdet:dms, Wilbert Tank:tp, Tommy Alfortish:ten.sax, Skip Easterling:bckgr.vcls, Alexandra Parker:bckgr.vcls, Earl Stanley:tamb)
1997 US 




COLLECTIONS

WESTSIDE WESM 577  JUST A MOMENT - SOMETHING SPECIAL FROM... ROLAND STONE  (CD)
Just A Moment (prev. unissued undubbed version) / Something Special / Because I Do / Desert Winds / I Can't Help It / Preacher's Daughter / I Was A Fool / Remember Me / Nobody's Lonesome For Me / Junco Partner (Down The Road) / I Wanna / Symphony Two / Because I Do (prev. unissued earlier version, take 3) / Just A Moment (single & album version) / Somebody Nobody Wants / Kissin' Game / Back To School Blues / Roll On (prev. unissued take of Ace 630 originally released as by Benny Spellman, lead vocal - Roland Stone) / Junco Partner (a.k.a. Down The Road; prev. unissued take 1) / Nobody's Lonesome For Me (prev. unissued take 3) / Stompin' Everywhere (issued on Ace LP 1020 as by The Clowns, lead vocals - Roland Stone & Chuck Carbo; take 5) / Strollin' My Baby Back Home (issued on Ace LP 1020 as by The Clowns, lead vocals - Roland Stone & Gerri Hall; take 3) / My Baby's Gone (prev. unissued) / Nobody Like You (prev. unissued take 1) / Never Let Them Know (prev. unissued take 2) / Someday Sweetheart / Preacher's Daughter (prev. unissued take 4) / My Mother's Eyes
1999 UK 




COMPILATIONS & SESSION WORKS

ACE LP-1014 JIMMY CLANTON: TEENAGE MILLIONAIRE (SOUNDTRACK)  (LP)
Somebody Nobody Wants / Kissin' Game / Back To School Blues
(Note: The above songs are actually sung by Roland Stone but appear on album credited to Jimmy Clanton)
1961 US 
ACE LP-1019 V/A: LET'S HAVE A DANCE PARTY  (LP)
The Clowns (feat. Roland Stone & Chuck Carbo - lead vocals): Stompin' Everywhere / The Clowns (feat. Roland Stone & Gerri Hall - lead vocals): Strollin' My Baby Back Home 
1962 US 
ACE LP-1020 V/A: FOR TWISTER'S ONLY  (LP)
Something Special Twist / Because I Do Twist
1962 US 
TEEM LP-5002 V/A: GUARANTEED TO PLEASE  (LP)
Somebody Nobody Wants
196? US
TEEM LP-5004 V/A: APPROVED BY 10,000,000  (LP)
Kissin' Game
196? US
ACE LP 2020 V/A: DR. JOHN AND HIS NEW ORLEANS CONGREGATION  (LP)
It Ain't No Use / Down The Road / Roll On
-- cd reissue: Diablo 8015, 1999 UK --
1971 US
# THE JOKERS: WHY NEW ORLEANS CAN'T FORGET THEM  (LP/CD)
Just A Moment Of Your Time / Something Special / Junko Partner
1992/1999 US 
NIGHT TRAIN INTERNATIONAL NTI CD 7086  V/A: LEGENDARY LABELS OF LOUISIANA - THE BEST OF SPINETT  (CD)
My Baby's Gone / Preacher's Daughter
1998 US
WESTSIDE WESM 555 V/A: (NOT JUST) A PRETTY FACE AND A POMPADOUR  (CD)
Because I Do / Somebody Nobody Wants / Something Special
1998 UK
ORLEANS OR-2311 V/A: THE ORLEANS RECORDS STORY  (CD)
Remember Me
1999 US
RHINO 71450 DR. JOHN: MOS' SCOCIOUS - ANTHOLOGY  (2-CD)
Down The Road
1993 US
OVERTURE 34502 V/A: PIANO NIGHT AT TIPITINA'S 1995  (CD)
I'm A-Rollin' / She Took The Katy
1996 US
ACE 2072 V/A: WHITE MEN CAN'T JUMP BUT THEY CAN SING THE HELL OUT OF ROCK & ROLL AND SOUL  (CD)
Just A Moment / Something Special
1996 US
MUSIC CLUB 50103 DR. JOHN: MEDICAL SCHOOL - THE EARLY SESSIONS OF MAC "DR. JOHN" REBENNACK  (CD)
It Ain't No Use / Down The Road / Row Row Row Your Boat
1999
WESTSIDE WESA 809 V/A: (JOHN VINCENT PRESENTS) THE VIN STORY  (CD)
The Ends: Row, Row My Boat
2000 UK
RICHMOND 3005 V/A: ROCKIN' PNEUMONIA  (CD)
Something Special
2002 US
ORLEANS/WWOZ # V/A: EH LA BAS! - WWOZ'S CRITIC'S CHOICE FROM THE ORLEANS ROOTS MUSIC
COLLECTION  (CD-R)

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
2002 US


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula

Published sources: liner notes of Westside WESM 577 (by Jeff Hannusch)

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