TOMMY BLAKE





SINGLES

BUDDY B-107 TOMMY BLAKE WITH THE RHYTHM REBELS Koolit / If I Am A Fool1956 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6925 TOMMY BLAKE & THE RHYTHM REBELS Mister Hoody / Freedom1957 US
SUN 278 TOMMY BLAKE, THE RHYTHM REBELS, VOCAL GROUP, SINGING SONS Lordy Hoody / Flat Foot Sam9/1957 US
SUN 300 TOMMY BLAKE I Dig You Baby / Sweetie Pie6/1958 US
RECCO 1006 TOMMY BLAKE $F-Olding Money$ / The Hanging Judge1959 US
CHANCELLOR CW-101 TOMMY BLAKE Three Cheers For The Red, White And Blue / I Gotta Be Somewhere1960 US
FOUR STAR 1765 VAN GIVENS Back Door To Heaven / I Try Harder1961 US
BRAGG 213 VAN GIVENS Who Threw The Water / You And I1964 US
AETNA 103641 VAN GIVENS Texas Lovin' / Galveston1964? US
MUSICOR 1145 VAN GIVENS Dream Train / To Each His Own1966 US
PAULA 271 VAN GIVENS Waitin' In The Waitin' Room / Sunday School Beginner (Saturday Night Sinner)1967 US
PAULA 284 VAN GIVENS I Want To Go Home / Stop Kicking My Heart Around1967 US
PAULA 286 VAN GIVENS Droopy Christmas Tree / Daddy's Baby Boy1967 US
SUN 614 TOMMY BLAKE Shake Around / You Better Believe It1977 FRA 
NORTON/SUN RECORDS JUKEBOX SERIES 843 TOMMY BLAKE Better Believe It / (reverse by Jimmy Wages: Take Me From This Garden Of Evil)2001 US




ALBUMS

BEAR FAMILY BCD 16797 AH V/A: KOOLIT - THE SUN YEARS, PLUS  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam / Honky Tonk Mind (The Woman I Need) / Koolit / Freedom / All Night Long / Shake Around / I Dig You Baby / Ballad Of A Broken Heart / You Better Believe It / Mister Hoody / Sweetie Pie / Diesel Truck / Shake Around / I Dig You Baby / $ F-Olding Money $ / Window Of My Heart / You Better Believe It / Shake Around / Chuckie / If I'm A Fool / Lordy Hoody / You Better Believe It / Little Lovelight / Cool Alligator / I Still Love You / My Alice Faye / I'll Be Free / You Better Believe It / The Hanging Judge
2007 GER




COMPILATIONS

SSS LP 224 V/A: ROCKING & STOMPING  (CD)
Sweetie Pie
1973 HOL
BOPCAT LP 300 V/A: I'M MOVING ON  (LP)
I Dig You Baby
1975 HOL
BOPCAT LP 400 V/A: GOIN' BACK TO MEMPHIS  (LP)
Lordy Hoody (alt. vers.)
1976 HOL
CHARLY CR 30105 V/A: SUN - THE ROOTS OF ROCK, VOL.5 : REBEL ROCKABILLY  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1976 UK
CHARLY CR 30116 V/A: SUN - THE ROOTS OF ROCK, VOL.9 : REBEL ROCKABILLY, VOL.2  (LP)
You Better Believe It
1977 UK
BIG H 79108 V/A: VINTAGE ROCK'N'ROLL COLLECTOR'S ITEMS, VOL.8  (LP)
F-Olding Money
1980
ERIC'S LP 008 V/A: JUKEBOX AT ERIC'S, VOL.1 : ROCK 'N ROLL  (LP)
F-Olding Money
1981
CHARLY CRM 2015 V/A: REBEL ROCKABILLY  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1981 UK
CHARLY CFM 513 V/A: TEENAGE BOP  (10" LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1982 UK
WHITE LABEL WLP 8874 V/A: TOMMY BLAKE AND GENE WYATT  (LP)
Koolit / F-Olding Money / Cool Alligator / I'll Be Free
1984 HOL
BISON BOP LP 2042 V/A: THE BOP THAT NEVER STOPPED, VOL.34  (LP)
Koolit
1984 GER
CHARLY/SUN LP 1029 V/A: SHAKE AROUND  (LP)
I Dig You Baby / Sweetie Pie / Shake Around / You Better Believe It
1985 UK
CHARLY/SUN LP 1038 V/A: FEEL LIKE ROCKIN'  (LP)
Lordy Hoody
1986 UK
CHARLY SUNBOX 106 V/A: SUN RECORDS - THE ROCKING YEARS  (12-LP)
Flat Foot Sam / Lordy Hoody / Sweetie Pie / I Dig You Baby / Shake Around / You Better Believe It / I Dig You Baby (vcl/gtr demo version, rec. poss. 3/1958) / You Better Believe It (vcl/gtr demo version, rec. poss. 3/1958)
1987 UK
SUN LP 1033 V/A: ROCKIN' RECORDS (VOL.2)  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1988 US
COUNTRY MUSIC FOUNDATION LP 014-L/CD 014-D V/A: GET HOT OR GO HOME : VINTAGE RCA ROCKABILLY 56-59  (LP/CD)
All Night Long / Honky Tonk Mind (Woman I Need)
1988/1991 US
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15211 V/A: SUN RECORDS, THE COUNTRY YEARS, 1950-1959  (10-LP)
Ballad Of A Broken Heart (vcl/gtr demo version, poss. rec. 3/1958)
1986 GER
ZOMBOCO CD 2 V/A: REAL RARE ROCKABILLY, VOL.2  (CD)
I Dig You Baby
19?? US
LUCKY CD 815 V/A: ROCKABILLY GOLD, VOL.15  (CD)
Koolit
199? UK
ROUNDER 37 V/A: SUN ROCKABILLY  (LP/CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1990 US
MUSIC CLUB MCCD 024 V/A: THE VERY BEST OF SUN ROCK'N'ROLL  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1991 UK
CHARLY CD SUN 14 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ORIGINALS, VOL.5  (CD)
I Dig You Baby / Sweetie Pie
1991 UK
CHARLY CD SUN 9 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ORIGINALS, VOL.3  (CD)
Lordy Hoody / Flat Foot Sam
1991 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16322 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.1  (CD)
All Night Long / Honky Tonk Mind (Woman I Need)
1993 GER
SUN CD 024 V/A: BEST OF SUN ROCK & ROLL  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1994
VLADIMIR TWIST LP 6903 V/A: LIKE NOTHING YOUR EARS HAVE EVER HEARD, VOL.3  (LP)
Lordy Hoody
1995
KOOL LP 1 V/A: COOL AND CRAZY  (LP)
All Night Long
1995
AVI CD 5003 V/A: LET'S BOP - SUN ROCKABILLY, VOL.1  (CD)
Lordy Hoody / Flat Foot Sam / Sweetie Pie / I Dig You Baby / You Better Believe It (alt. vers. 2) / Shake Around
1995 US
CHARLY CD 8099 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.1  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1995 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15802 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES, VOL.2  (4-CD)
Flat Foot Sam / Lordy Hoody
1995 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15803 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES, VOL.3  (4-CD)
I Dig You Baby / Sweetie Pie
1996 GER
CHARLY CD 8118 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.2  (CD)
Shake Around
1996 UK
CHARLY CD 8161 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.3  (CD)
I Dig You Baby
1996 UK
CHARLY CD 8236 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.4  (CD)
You Better Believe It
1997 UK
CHARLY CD 8274-2 V/A: THE VERY BEST OF SUN ROCKABILLY  (CD)
Lordy Hoody
1997 UK
VAMPIRELLA MUSIC 20012 V/A: RARE WHITE BOPPIN'  (10" LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1997 GER
BUFFALO BOP CD 55070 V/A: ROCKABILLY SHAKEDOWN  (LP)
Koolit
1998 GER
CHARLY CD 8317 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.5  (CD)
Sweetie Pie
1998 UK
CHARLY CD 8352 V/A: ESSENTIAL SUN ROCKABILLIES, VOL.6  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1999 UK
CHARLY CPCD 8353 V/A: SUN ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.3  (CD)
Lordy Hoody
1999 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16311 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.16 : ROCKABILLY FROM THE VAULTS OF SUN RECORDS  (CD)
You Better Believe It
1999 GER
DRESSED TO KILL/BMG CD 66 V/A: THE SUN GODS  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam / I Dig You Baby
1999 UK
MONSIEUR MNSR-CD 1002 V/A: WOWSVILLE!  (CD)
F-Olding Money
200?
BMG INT. CD 75406 V/A: DON'T MESS WITH MY DUCKTAIL - 26 RCA TRACKS  (CD)
Honky Tonk Mind (Woman I Need)
2000
VAMPIRELLA CD 1020012-2 V/A: RARE WHITE BOPPIN' AND RARE BLACK ROCKIN' : ORIGINAL SUN MATERIAL  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
2000 GER
CASTLE/PULSE PBX CD 336 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
2000 UK
SELECT CD 586 V/A: RED HOT : THE BEST OF SUN ROCKABILLY  (CD)
Lordy Hoody / Shake Around
2001
CHARLY SNAJ 713 V/A: THE SUN RECORDS STORY  (4-CD)
Shake Around
2002 UK
FAB-U-LUS FBUBX 002 V/A: SUN RECORD COMPANY - 50 GOLDEN YEARS 1952-2002  (8-CD)
You Better Believe It / Sweetie Pie
2002 US
NOW DIG THIS CMFCD 1042 V/A: WELL, NOW DIG THIS  (CD)
All Night Long
2004 UK
RHINO/WEA 73346 V/A: ROCKIN' BONES - 1950S PUNK & ROCKABILLY  (4-CD)
Lordy Hoody
2006 US
CASTLE CMXBX 1476 V/A: GET RHYTHM - HOT WAX FROM THE SUN VAULTS  (6 x 7" SINGLEBOX)
Sweetie Pie / I Dig You Baby
2007 UK
PROPER PROPERBOX 122 V/A: CLASSIC ROCKABILLY  (4-CD)
Koolit
2007 UK
PROPER PROPERBOX 143 V/A: ROCKIN' MEMPHIS  (4-CD)
Flat Foot Sam
2008 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 17030 V/A: JUKE JOINT BOOGIE (33 1/3 EDITION, COUNTRY & ROCKABILLY CLASSICS)  (CD)
Shake Around
2008 GER


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula | Gilles Vignal

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Sun Records: The Discography (Colin Escott & Martin Hawkins, 1987) | New Kommotion #22 (1979), Rock'n Roll Call 1/1989, Too Much Noise #27 (4/1989)

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.recordmaster.com | rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs (Rockin' Country Style) | www.singlesdb.com | www.bsnpubs.com | www.ebay.com | www.gemm.com | www.musicstack.com | www.sunrecords.biz | www.rockabillyhall.com | www.rockabilly.nl (BlackCat Rockabilly Europe) | www.bear-family.de

Note: The contents of www.wangdangdula.com website are informative only!
All the corrections/additions are welcome. E-mail: petehoppula @ hotmail.com

Revised on October 26, 2012


www.wangdangdula.com