T.V. SLIM





SINGLES

SPEED 6863 (78rpm) (Vocal By) TV SLIM, Joe Young - Guitars, Eddie Williams - Piano, Jimmy White - Drums The Fight / Darling Remember1955 US
SPEED 6864 (78rpm)/SPEED 834 T.V. SLIM WITH EDDIE WILLIAMS The Fight / Goin To Calif1956 US
CLIF 103 TV SLIM & HIS HEARTBREAKERS Flat Foot Sam / Darling Remember1957 US
ARGO 5277 OSCAR WILLS WITH PAUL GAYTEN ORCH. Flatfoot Sam / (reverse by Paul Gayten: Nervous Boogie)1957 US
CHECKER 870 T.V. SLIM AND HIS HEARTBREAKERS Darling, Remember / Flatfoot Sam1957 US
SPEED 6858/6865  T.V. SLIM & HIS HEARTBREAKERS To Prove My Love / You Can't Buy A Woman1958 US
SPEED 6867/6868 OSCAR WILLS Flat Foot Sam Made A Bet / Pearly Mae195? US
SPEED ? T.V. SLIM My Dolly B / Down The Line, You Can't Buy My Time195? US
SPEED 703 T.V. SLIM Don't Reach Across My Plate / Your Kisses Changed Me1959 US
SPEED 704 T.V. SLIM & HIS HEARTBREAKERS Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy / Tired Of Your Cheatin' And Lying9/1959 US
SPEED 705 T.V. SLIM & HIS HEARTBREAKERS My Ship Is Sinking / My Love Will Never Change1959 US
SPEED 706 T.V. SLIM & HIS HEARTBREAKERS My Baby Is Gone / Every Man Needs A Woman1959 US
SPEED 709/710 T.V. SLIM Every Man Needs A Woman / Dancing Senorita19?? US
SPEED 711/712 T-V SLIM AND HIS BLUESMEN You Can't Buy Love / Love Bounce19?? US
SPEED 714 T.V. SLIM Dream Girl / Your Kisses Send Me19?? US
SPEED 715 T.V. SLIM (vcl on b-side by Sheila Jane Wills) Gravy Around Your Steak / Mean Man19?? US
SPEED 803 T.V. SLIM The Big Fight / ?19?? US
SPEED 807 T.V. SLIM Boogie Woogie Guitar Twist / Bad Understanding19??
SPEED 808 T.V. SLIM Henpecked Joe / You Can't Love Me19?? US
SPEED 808 T.V. SLIM Hen Peck Joe / The Big Fight (?)19?? US
SPEED 810 T.V. SLIM You Can't Love Me / Hold Me Close To Your Heart19??
CHECKER 1029 TV SLIM & HIS GUITAR The Big Fight / Bad Understanding1962 US
U.S.A. 739 T.V. SLIM You Can't Love Me / Hold Me Close To Your Heart1963 US
EXCELL 104 T.V. SLIM & HIS BLUESMEN T.V. Man / Flat Foot Sam
(1966 Los Angeles recordings)
1966 US
TIMBRE 510 TV SLIM & THE SOUL BROS. Can't Be Satisfied / Juvenile Delinquent
(1966 Los Angeles recordings)
1966 US
TIMBRE 601 TV SLIM (a) / SHELIA JANE (b) Gravy Around Your Steak / Meat Man196? US
PZAZZ 005 T V SLIM My Heart's Full Of Pain / Don't Knock The Blues
(1968 Los Angeles recordings)
1968 US
PZAZZ 030 T V SLIM Love Bounce / You Can't Buy Love1969 US
IDEEL 581 TV SLIM AND HIS BLUESMEN I'm A Real Man / You Won't Treat Me Right
(1968 Los Angeles recordings)
1969 US




ALBUMS

P-VINE PLP-710 GOIN' TO CALIFORNIA  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy / My Ship Is Sinking / Don't Reach Cross My Plate / The Fight / Bad Understanding Blues / Can't Buy A Woman / My Love Will Never Change / Going To California, Ain't Got But 15 Cents / The Big Fight / Tired Of Cheatin' And Lyin' / Mean Woman Blues / Henpecked Joe / Your Kisses Changed Me / Dancing Senorita
1979 JPN
MOONSHINE BLP 101 FLAT FOOT SAM  (LP)
The Big Fight / Bad Understanding / TV Man / Flat Foot Sam No.2 / Don't Reach Cross My Plate / Your Kisses Changed Me / My Ship Is Sinking / Gravy Around Your Steak / Mean Man (vcl Sheila Jane Wills) / Can't Be Satisfied / Juvenile Delinquent / I'm A Real Man / You Won't Treat Me Right
1984 HOL
OFFICIAL #5660 FLATFOOT SAM  (CD)
Flatfoot Sam (#2) / Flatfoot Sam Meets Jim Dandy / Darling Forever / To Prove My Love / My Baby Is Gone / Gravy Round Your Steak / You Can't Love Me / Hold Me Close To Your Heart / Rockin' Little Baby (unreleased) / Tired Of Your Cheatin' And Lyin' / My Ship Is Sinking / Snake Dance (unreleased) / T-V Man / Flatfoot Sam Is Back / Don't Reach Across My Plate / Every Man Needs A Woman / Can't Be Satisfied / Juvenile Delinquent / You Just Won't Reat Me Right / I'm A Real Man / You Can't Buy Love / Love Bounce / The Fight / Bad Understanding Blues / You Can't Buy A Woman / Going To California / Henpecked Joe / Don't Knock The Blues / Dancing Senorita / Your Kisses Changed Me / Flatfoot Sam
199? DEN




COMPILATIONS

ARGO LP-656 V/A: FANFARE OF HITS  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam  (credited to Paul Gayten)
1960 US
ARGO LP-4042 V/A: THE BLUES, VOL.4  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
-- reissue: Chess/MCA CD/LP CH/CHD-9290, 1990 US --
1965 US
SUE ILP 921 V/A: WE SING THE BLUES!  (LP)
Hold Me Close To Your Heart
1965 UK
STORYVILLE SLP 176 V/A: BLUESSCENE U.S.A., VOL.1 : RHYTHM & BLUES OF CHICAGO  (LP)
You Can't Love Me / Hold Me Close To Your Heart
-- reissue: Storyville SLP 840, 1975/Japanese edition: Teichiku ULS-1817-R, 1975 --
196? DEN
MOONSHINE 001 V/A: BLUES NORTH & SOUTH  (7" EP, 33 1/3 rpm)
My Heart's Full Of Pain
19??
RED LIGHTNIN' RL 006 V/A: WHEN GIRLS DO IT  (2-LP)
Don't Knock The Blues / My Heart's Full Of Pain  (1968 recordings)
1971/1979 UK
FLYRIGHT/XX MIN 707 (33 1/3rpm) V/A: GOING TO CALIFORNIA  (7" LP)
The Fight / Going To California  (credited to Eddie Williams)
1971 UK
BLUES OBSCURITIES BOV 1 V/A: BLUES OBSCURITIES, VOL.1 : SOUTHERN BLUES/DARK MUDDY BOTTOM  (LP)
My Baby Is Gone / Every Man Needs A Woman / I'm A Real Man
(released with plain cover & photocopied inserts)
-- reissue: "Blues Obscurities, Vol.1 : Dark Muddy Bottom", London HAU 8454, 1974 UK/Japanese edition: King GXF-2001, 1975 --
1972 UK
REDITA LP 108 V/A: CHICAGO ROCK  (LP)
To Prove My Love
1974 HOL
WENDI LP 00010 V/A: IT'S CALLED ROCK AND ROLL  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy
1980 AUS
CHESS CH-9174/CHESS CXMP 2055 V/A: THE BEST OF NEW ORLEANS RHYTHM & BLUES  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1984 US
P-VINE PLP-6028/9 V/A: PAUL GAYTEN PRESENTS THE CRESCENT CITY ROLL 1957  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1984 JPN
FLYRIGHT FLY 602 V/A: HARD TIMES - CHICAGO BLUES OF THE SIXTIES  (LP)
You Can't Love Me
1985 UK
CHESS DET 205 V/A: NEW ORLEANS R&B  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
1985 US
STOMPIN' ST 113 V/A: STOMPIN', VOL.13  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy / My Baby Is Gone
19?? UK
ROOTS RTS 33022 V/A: ROOTS OF ROCK & ROLL  (LP)
Flat Foot Sam
199? EC
L.P. 006 V/A: LOVER'S PLEA, VOL. 6 - "FOR ROCKERS ONLY"  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
199?
ATOMIC PASSION AP 1957 V/A: TEENAGE RIOT!  (LP)
Juvenile Delinquent
199? US
FLYRIGHT FLY CD 43 V/A: THE WAY I FEEL - CHICAGO BLUES OF THE 1960'S  (CD)
You Can't Love Me
1991 UK/FRA
MCA CD 9352 V/A: CHESS RHYTHM & ROLL  (4-CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1994 US
ACE CDCHD 495 V/A: SHREVEPORT STOMP - RAM MASTERS, VOL.1  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam (Clif version)
1994 UK
OFFICIAL CD 503 V/A: GONNA ROCK THE BLUES  (CD)
Can't Be Satisfied
1995 DEN
OFFICIAL CD 506/OFF CD 5006 V/A: GONNA ROCK THE BLUES AGAIN  (CD)
My Ship Is Sinking
1995 DEN
MCA/CHESS CD 9355 V/A: CHESS NEW ORLEANS  (2-CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1995 US
ACE CDCHD 561 V/A: JIVING JAMBOREE  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
1995 UK
PAULA CD 23 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES OF THE 1960'S  (CD)
You Can't Love Me
1997 US
MR. DJ 101 V/A: CRUISIN' CLASSICS, VOL.1 - LOST ROCK'N'ROLL TREASURES  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam Meets Jim Dandy
1998
ACE CDCHD 725 V/A: RED RIVER BLUES - SHREVEPORT BLUES FROM RAM RECORDS  (CD)
The Fight (with Eddie Williams 1956) / Goin' To California (with Eddie Williams 1956) / The Fight (1955) / Darling Remember (1955) / Flat Foot Sam (1957 Clif version) / Darling Remember (1957 Clif version)
1999 UK
EAST-COAST MUSIC ECMCD 333 V/A: EAST COAST TEEN PARTY, VOL.3  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
200?
EAST-COAST MUSIC ECMCD 979 V/A: EAST COAST TEEN PARTY, VOL.5  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
200?
STOMPIN' ST 304 V/A: STOMPIN' 4  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy
2001 UK
PAST PERFECT 220240-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (15-CD)
My Baby Is Gone / Flat Foot Sam Met Jim Dandy
2002 GER
STOMPIN' ST 328 V/A: STOMPIN' 28  (CD)
I Can't Be Satisfied
2006 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16712 AS V/A: BLOWING THE FUSE, VOL.13 - 31 &B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1957  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
2006 GER
SAVAGE KICK SKCD 101 V/A: SAVAGE KICK, VOLUME ONE  (CD)
You Can't Buy A Woman
2006 UK
EL TORO ETCD 1023 V/A: GOT THEM HILL BILLY BLUES - 32 BLACK BLUES BOPPERS  (CD)
Flat Foot Sam
2009 SPA


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Benoit Billot | Alan Balfour

Published sources: Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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