PART TWO


Red = Artists I have met


HAYDEN THOMPSON
Born: Mar 5, 1938, Booneville, Mississippi.
Rec for various labels - inculding Von, Sun, Kapp (leased).
Songs: $16.88/Blues, Blues, Blues/Fairlane Rock/The Four Seasons Of Life/I Guess I'd Better Be Moving Along/I Need A Break/I Wanna Get Home/Kansas City/Lonesome For My Baby/Love My Baby/One Broken Heart/Pretending/Rock-A-Billy Gal/This Is Country/This Old Windy City/Your True Love - just to mention a few.

JACK SCOTT (Jack Scafone)
Born: Jan 24, 1938, Windsor, Ontario.
Songs: Baby, Baby/Baby She's Gone/Cool Water/Cruel World/Flakey John/Found A Woman/Geraldine/Go Wild Little Sadie/Good Deal Lucille/Goodbye Baby/Jingle Bells Slide/Leroy/Meo Myo/Midgie/My True Love/One Of These Days/Sad Story/There Comes A Time/There's Trouble Brewin'/Two Timin' Woman/The Way I Walk/What In The World's Come Over You/Wiggle On Out/With Your Love - just to mention a few.

JERRY LEE LEWIS
Born: Sept 29, 1935, Ferriday, Louisiana.
Rec for various labels - including Sun, Smash, Mercury.
Songs: All Around The Watertank/As Long As I Live/Big Legged Woman/Bonnie B/Breakup/Crazy Arms/Crazy Heart/Down The Line/End Of The Road/Goodnight Irene/Great Balls Of Fire/Hello, Hello, Baby/High Powered Woman/High School Confidential/How's My Ex Treating You/I'll Sail My Ship Alone/It'll Be Me/Let's Talk About Us/Lewis Boogie/Livin' Lovin' Wreck/Lovin' Up A Storm/Milkshake Mademoiselle/My Quadroon/One Minute Past Eternity/Pumpin' Piano Rock/Rocking The Boat Of Love/Rockin' My Life Away/What'd I Say/Whole Lotta Shaking Goin' On/You Win Again/You're The Only Star (In My Blue Heaven) - just to mention a few.
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JOHNNY POWERS
Born: May, 1938, Detroit, Michigan
Songs: Grandaddy's Rockin'/I Walk/If I Had Me A Woman/Indeed I Do/Long Blond Hair/Mama Rock/Me And My Rhythm Guitar/Mean Mistreated/Rock Rock/Somebody's Gonna Hurt You/Treat Me Right/Waiting For You/What'll I Do/With Your Love, With Your Kiss - just to mention a few.

MAC CURTIS
Born: n/a
Songs: Been Gone A Long Time/Evil Doll/For Your Love/Gone Out Of My Mind/Good Rockin' Tomorrow/Grandaddy's Rockin'/Half Hearted Love/Hard Hearted Girl/Honey Don't/If I Had Me A Woman/Juice Box/Let's Go/Little Miss Linda/No/Party Line/Rockabilly Uprising/Somebody Help Me/The Squirm/That Ain't Nothin' But Right/Turn To Me/Wake Up Rock'n'Roll Rock-A-Baby/Wildcat Tamer/You Ain't Treatin' Me Right - just to mention a few.

MARVIN RAINWATER
Born: Jul 2, 1925, Wichita, Kansas.
Songs: Baby Don't Go/Dance Me Daddy/(Don't Be) Late For Love/Get Off The Stool/Hardluck Blues/Hot And Cold/I Dig You Baby/In The Valley Of The Moon/Love Me Baby (Like There's No Tomorrow)/Mister Blues/Moanin' The Blues/My Brand Of Blues/Roving Gambler (Gamlin' Man)/She's Gone/So You Think You've Got Troubles/Whole Lotta Woman/ - just to mention a few.

RAY CAMPI
Born: n/a
Songs: Ballad Of Donna And Peggy Sue/Can't Yodel Blues/Catapillar/Hollywood Cats/It Ain't Me/It's Blowin' Away/Lucky To Be In Love/Man I Met/My Screamin' Screamin' Mimi/Play It Cool/Rockabilly Man/Rockabilly Music/Rockabilly Rebel/Sixteen Chicks/Sweet Mama Baby/Teenage Boogie/The Will Of Love - just to mention a few.
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RAY SMITH
Born: Paducah, Kentucky - Died: Nov 1979, Burlington, Ontario.
Rec various labels - including Sun, Judd.
Songs: Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes/Breakup/Candy Doll/Did We Have A Party/Forever Yours/Johnny The Hummer/Let Yourself Go/Little Miss Blue/Makes Me Feel Good/Nice Guy/Put Your Arms Around Me Honey/Rebound/Right Behind You Baby/Robin The Cradle/Rockin' Bandit/Rockin' Little Angel/Rockin' Robin/Sail Away/Shake Around/So Young/That's All Right/Why, Why, Why/Willing And Ready/You Made A Hit - just to mention a few.

RICKY NELSON (Eric Hilliard Nelson)
Born: May 8, 1940, Teaneck, New Jersey - Died: Dec. 30, 1985, DeKalb, Texas
Songs: Be Bop Baby/Believe What You Say/Bright Lights And Country Music/Down The Line/Hello Mary Lou/I Got A Feelin'/If You Can't Rock Me/It's Late/Just A Little Too Much/Lonesome Town/Milk Cow Blues/My Babe/Never Be Anyone Else But You/Old Enough To Love/Poor Little Fool/Restless Kid/Salty Dog/Shirley Lee/Stood Up/String Along/Teenage Idol/Travelin' Man/Truck Drivin' Man/Tryin' To Get To You/Waitin' In School/You Just Can't Quit/Young Emotions - just to mention a few.

RITCHIE VALENS (Richard Valenzuela)
Born: May 13, 1941, Los Angeles, California - Died: Feb 3, 1959.
Songs: Big Baby Blues/Bluebirds Over The Mountain/Come On Let's Go/Cry, Cry, Cry/Donna/Dooby Dooby Wah/Fast Freight/Framed/Hi Tone/Hurry Up/La Bamba/Little Girl/My Darling Is Gone/Now You're Gone/Ooh My Head/The Paddi-Wack Song/Rockin' All Night/Stay Beside Me/That's My Little Suzie/We Belong Together - just to mention a few.

RONNIE HAWKINS
Born: Jan 10, 1935, Huntsville, Arkansas.
Trivia: Ronnie's band, The Hawks, gave birth to the famous "The Band".
Songs: Baby Jean/Bo Diddley/Clara/Dizzy Miss Lizzy/40 Days/Hey Bo Diddley/Hey Boba Lou/Honey Don't/I Feel Good/Love Me Like You Can/Kansas City/Mary Lou/Matchbox/Odessa/Oh Sugar/One Of These Days/Red Hot/Ruby Baby/Sick And Tired/Susie-Q/Southern Love/There's A Screw Loose/What'cha Gonna Do (When The Creek Runs Dry)/Who Do You Love/Wild Little Willie - just to mention a few.

ROY ORBISON
Born: Apr 23, 1936, Wink, Texas - Died: Dec 7, 1988
Songs: A True Love Goodbye/Almost Eighteen/Blue Angel/Blue Bayou/The Bug (With The Bug)/Candy Man/The Cause Of It All/Chicken Hearted/Claudette/The Clown/Crying/Devil Doll/Domino/Dream Baby/Falling/Fools Hall Of Fame/Go Go Go/I Give Up/I Never Knew/I'm Hurtin'/I Like Love/In Dreams/It's Over/It's Too Late/I Was A Fool/Jolie/Love struck/Mean Little Mama/Mean Woman Blues/Oh Pretty Woman/One More Time/Only The Lonely/Ooby Dooby/Paper Boy/Pretty Paper/Problem Child/Rockhouse/Running Scared/Seems To Me/Sweet And Easy To Love/Sweet And Innocent/This Kind Of Love/Tryin' To Get To You/Uptown/Working For The Man/You Tell Me/You're Gonna Cry/You're My Baby - just to mention a few.

SONNY BURGESS
Born: 1931, Newport, Arkansas.
Songs: A Kiss Goodnight/Ain't Got A Thing/All My Sins Are Taken Away/All Nite Long/Daddy Blues/Don't Be That Way/Fannie Brown/Feel So Good/Find My Baby For Me/Goin' Home/Gone/Higher/Life's Too Short/Mr. Blues/My Babe/My Bucket's Got A Hole In It/Oh! Mama/One Night/Red Headed Woman/Restless/Sadie Brown/So Glad You're Mine/Sweet Misery/Tomorrow Night/Truckin' Down The Avenue/We Wanna Boogie/Wings Of An Angel/You - just to mention a few.

WANDA JACKSON (Wanda Goodman)
Born: Oct 20, 1937, Maud, Oklahoma.
Songs: Big Daddy/Cool Love/Everytime They Play Our Song/Fever/Hard Headed Woman/Honey Don't/I Betcha My Heart I Love You/Kansas City/The Keeper Of The Key/Leave My Baby Alone/Let's Have A Party/Long Tall Sally/Mean, Mean Man/Memphis, Tennessee/My Baby Left Me/Please Call Today/Right Or Wrong/Rip It Up/Searchin'/Stupid Cupid/Slippin' And Slidin'/Together Again/Wabash Cannon Ball/Who Shot Sam?/Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going On - just to mention a few.

WARREN SMITH
Born: n/a
Rec various labels - including Sun, Liberty.
Songs: Black Jack David/The Darkest Cloud/Dear John/Do I Love You/Goodbye Mr. Love/I Couldn't Take The Chance/I Fell In Love/I Like Your Kinda Love/I'm Movin' On - Golden Rocket/I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry/I've Got Love If You want It/Miss Froggie/My Hanging Day/Old Lonesome Feeling/Red Cadillac And A Black Mustache/Rock'n'Roll Ruby/So Long I'm Gone/Stop The World/Sweet Sweet Girl/(Tell Me) Who/Tonight Will Be The Last Night/Ubangi Stomp/Uranium Rock/Who Took My Baby - just to mention a few.


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