THOMAS "SHY GUY" DOUGLAS





SINGLES

DELTA 213 (78rpm) TOM DOUGLAS Raid On Cedar Street / I Should Have Known   (test pressing only)1949 US
MGM 10769 (78rpm) TOM "SHY-GUY" DOUGLAS Raid On Cedar Street / I Should Have Known1950 US
EXCELLO 2008 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Detroit Arrow / New Memphis Blues5/1953 US
EXCELLO 2024 SHY GUY DOUGLAS I'm Your Country Man / Wasted Time12/1953 US
EXCELLO 2032 SHY GUY DOUGLAS She's My Kinda Girl / No Place Like Home5/1954 US
CHANE 517 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Yankee Doodle / Harvest Moon (Bring Her Back To Me)1954 US
CALVERT 107 LITTLE SHY GUY & THE HOT RODS Let's Rock And Roll / My Little Baby1957 US
TODD 1092 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Monkey Doin' Woman / What's This I Hear
(Note: This release is also available as an identical 2010 UK repro edition)
1962 US
EXCELLO 2279 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Long Gone / No Point In Crying1966 US
SUR-SPEED 221 SIR GUY DOUGLAS Evening Soul / Haulin'1967 US
BULLET 586 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Midnight Soul / Shy1969 US
BULLET BU-587 SHY GUY DOUGLAS Don't Leave Me Girl / Stone Doin' Alright1969 US
MR. D MD-001 SHY GUY Gimme Some / Just A Little Love Talk197? US




ALBUMS

BLACK MAGIC BM 9205 STONE DOIN' ALRIGHT  (CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman / What's This I Hear / Let's Rock And Roll / My Little Baby / Shy (take 2; instr.) / Miss Ilola / Evening Soul (instr.) / Don't Leave Me Girl / Haulin' (instr.) / Stone Doin' Alright (take 1) / Midnight Soul (take 4; instr.) / Shy Guy's Back In Town (Hip Shakin' Mama) / Detroit Arrow / Work With Her / Raid On Cedar Street / I Should Have Known / Yankee Doodle / Harvest Moon (Bring Her Back To Me) / Shy (take 1; instr.) / Stone Doin' Alright (take 2) / Midnight Soul (take 1; instr.)
2004 HOL




COMPILATIONS

EXCELLO DBL 8025 V/A: THE EXCELLO STORY  (2-LP)
She's My Kind Of Girl
-- UK edition: Blue Horizon 2683 007, 1972 --
1972 US
CHARLY CR 30126 V/A: MEMPHIS BLUES SOUND : SUN - THE ROOTS OF ROCK, VOL.11  (LP)
Detroit Arrow / Hip Shakin' Mama (Shy Guy's Back In Town) (prev. unissued 1953 recordings)
1977 UK
MOONSHINE BLP 102 V/A: A TASTE OF HARP  (LP)
Haulin' / Evening Soul
1983 HOL
SAVAGE KICK SK-502 V/A: BLACK ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.2  (LP)
Monkey Doin' Woman
1989 UK
RHINO R2-70897 V/A: THE BEST OF EXCELLO RECORDS, VOL.2: SOUTHERN RHYTHM & ROCK  (CD)
Long Gone
1990 US
STOMPIN' 106 V/A: STOMPIN', VOL.6  (LP)
Let's Rock And Roll
1991 UK
CHARLY CD SUN 38 V/A: THE SUN BLUES ARCHIVES, VOL.6 - TOO BLUE TO CRY  (CD)
Hip Shakin' Mama / Detroit Arrow Blues
1992 UK
ACE CDCHD 492 V/A: AUTHENTIC EXCELLO R&B  (CD)
I'm Doin' Alright (prev. unissued 1966 recording)
1993 UK
STOMPIN' 114 V/A: STOMPIN', VOL.14  (LP)
Raid On Cedar Street
1994 UK
AVI/EXCELLO 3001 V/A: THE BEST OF EXCELLO RECORDS  (CD)
Long Gone
-- reissue: Avi/Excello CD 4203, 1997 US --
1994 US
SAVAGE KICK SKCD-501 V/A: BLACK ROCK'N'ROLL VOLUME ONE  (CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman
1996 UK
ACE CDCHD 493 V/A: ACROSS THE TRACKS - NASHVILLE R&B AND ROCK&ROLL  (CD)
Let's Rock And Roll
1996 UK
CHARLY SUN BOX 7 V/A: SUN RECORDS : THE BLUES YEARS - 1950-1958  (CD-BOXSET)
Work With Her Boy (6/1953 Sun recording)
1996 UK
ACE CDCHD 652 V/A: NO JIVE: AUTHENTIC SOUTHERN COUNTRY BLUES  (CD)
Wasted Time / I'm Your Country Man / No Place Like Home / She's My Kinda Girl
1997 UK
ACE CDCHD 653 V/A: WAIL DADDY! NASHVILLE JUMP BLUES  (CD)
New Memphis Blues / Detroit Arrow
1997 UK
ACE CDCHD 672 V/A: ACROSS THE TRACKS, VOL.2 - MORE NASHVILLE R&B AND DOOWOP  (CD)
My Little Baby
1997 UK
LUCKY CDLR 905 V/A: BUMP JUMP JIVE, VOL.5  (CD)
Raid on Cedar Street
1997 UK
P-VINE PCD-5229 V/A: EXCELLO RARITIES  (CD)
I'm Your Country Man / Wasted Time / No Point Cryin'
1997 JPN
HIP-O CD 40131 V/A: HOUSE ROCKIN' & HIP SHAKIN', VOL.3 - KILLER SWAMP BLUES  (CD)
She's My Kinda Girl
1998 US
ACE CDCHD 710 V/A: HARP BLUES  (CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman / What's This I Hear?
1999 UK
HIP-O CD 40149 V/A: EXCELLO STORY, VOL.1 : 1952-1955  (CD)
I'm Your Country Man
1999 US
CHEESCAKE CD-511 V/A: BLUES 'N' ROCKIN'  (CD)
Let's Rock And Roll / My Little Baby
200?
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15864 HL V/A: A SHOT IN THE DARK - NASHVILLE JUMPS  (8-CD)
Raid On Cedar Street / Detroit Arrow / New Memphis Blues / I'm Your Country Man / Wasted Time / She's My Kinda Girl / No Place Like Home
2000 GER
STOMPIN' ST 306 V/A: STOMPIN' 6  (CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman
2001 UK
P-VINE PCD-5678/9 V/A: THE NASHVILLE BLUES TREASURES  (2-CD)
Raid On Cedar Street / I Should Have Known / Shy / Yankee Doodle / Harvest Moon / Haulin' / Monkey Doin' Woman / What's This I Hear / Midnight Soul / Don't Leave Me Girl / Stone Doin' Alright / Miss Ilola / Evening Soul / Raid On Cedar Street (alt.)
2002 JPN
PAST PERFECT 220240-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (15-CD)
Raid On Cedar Street
2002 GER
PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman
2002 GER
LOST HIGHWAY/CMF B0002100-02 V/A: NIGHT TRAIN TO NASHVILLE - MUSIC CITY RHYTHM & BLUES 1945-1970  (2-CD)
Monkey Doin' Woman
2004 US
R.O.A.D. RDBL-43 V/A: MUSIC CITY BLUES & SOUL - THE BEST OF BULLET/SUR-SPEED RECORDS  (CD)
Stone Doin' Alright / Don't Leave Me Girl / Haulin' / Miss Ilola
2005 US
STOMPIN' ST 325 V/A: STOMPIN' 25  (CD)
Raid On Cedar Street
2005 UK
STOMPIN' ST 330 V/A: STOMPIN' 30  (CD)
Let's Rock'n'Roll / Little Girl (=My Little Baby)
2006 UK
JSP JSPCD 7777 V/A: MEMPHIS BLUES - IMPORTANT POSTWAR BLUES  (4-CD)
Work With Her Boy / Detroit Arrow Blues
2006 UK
BLUE LABEL/SPV 95892 CD V/A: THE BULLET AND SUR-SPEED RECORDS STORY  (CD)
Shy (alt. take) / Midnight Soul (alt. take)
2007 GER
BLACK KAT-1950 V/A: JUMP R&B INSTRUMENTALS  (CD)
Haulin'
200?
BEAR FAMILY BCD 17031 V/A: SNATCH AND GRAB IT! (33 2/3 EDITION, RHYTHM AND BLUES CLASSICS)  (CD)
No Place Like Home
2008 GER
SPV 309192 3CD V/A: CHAMPION RECORDS - THE SINGLES COLLECTION  (3-CD)
Let's Rock and Roll / My Little Baby
2011
SPV 309192 3CD V/A: THE SUN BLUES BOX - BLUES, R&B AND GOSPEL MUSIC IN MEMPHIS  (10-CD)
Detroit Arrow Blues / Work With Her Boy / Hip Shakin' Mama (Shy Guy's Back In Town)
2013 GER
BEAR FAMILY BEA 17310 (promo) V/A: THE SUN BLUES BOX - BLUES, R&B AND GOSPEL MUSIC IN MEMPHIS 1950-1958  (CD)
2013 GER


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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