Mickey Baker

Real name: MacHouston Baker
Born: October 15, 1925, Louisville, Kentucky
Died: November 27, 2012 Toulouse, France

 


SINGLES

SAVOY 867 – MICKEY BAKER AND ORCHESTRA
Guitar Mambo / Riverboat (1952 US)
(recorded in New York City, August 21, 1952, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr, George Duvivier:bs, poss. Bobby Donaldson:dms, poss. Roger ‘Ram’ Ramirez:org, Hal Singer:ten.sax)

SAVOY 874 (78 rpm) – MICKEY BAKER AND HIS GUITAR
Oh Happy Day / Love Me Baby (1953 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, November 17, 1952, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:vcl/gtr)

QUALITY 1094 (78 rpm) – MICKEY BAKER AND HIS GUITAR SING AND PLAY
Oh Happy Day / Love Me Baby (1953 CAN)

SAVOY 45-874 (45 rpm) – MICKEY BAKER AND HIS GUITAR
Oh Happy Day / Love You Baby (1953 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, November 17, 1952, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:vcl/gtr)

QUALITY K1094 – MICKEY BAKER AND HIS GUITAR
Oh Happy Day / Love You Baby (1953 CAN)

GROOVE G-0020 – BIG RED MCHOUSTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA
I’m Tired / Where Is My Honey (1954 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, May 3, 1954, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr, Larry Dale:vcl/gtr, Lloyd N. Trotman:bs, David A. ‘Panama’ Francis:dms, Al Williams:pno, Leroy ‘Sam’ Taylor:ten.sax, Ernest ‘Pinky’ Williams:bar.sax)

RAINBOW 288 (78 rpm)/45-288 (45 rpm) – MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER AND HIS HOUSE ROCKERS
Shake Walkin’ / Greasy Spoon (1955 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, c. May 1955, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr, Jimmy Lewis:bs, Dave ‘Specs’ Bailey:dms, Ernest Hayes:pno, Warren Luckey:ten.sax)

RAINBOW 299 (78 rpm)/45-299 (45 rpm) – MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER AND HIS HOUSE ROCKERS
Bandstand Stomp / Rock With A Sock (1955 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, c. May 1955, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr, Jimmy Lewis:bs, Dave ‘Specs’ Bailey:dms, Ernest Hayes:pno, Warren Luckey:ten.sax, Willie Rodriguez:cg)

RAINBOW 303 – MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER AND HIS HOUSE ROCKERS
Old Devil Moon / Guitarambo (1955 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, c. May 1955, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr, Jimmy Lewis:bs, Dave ‘Specs’ Bailey:dms, Ernest Hayes:pno, Warren Luckey:ten.sax, Willie Rodriguez:cg)

MGM K12418 (45 rpm, promo) – BILL HENDRICKS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING MICKEY (GUITAR) BAKER
Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / (reverse by Bill Henrdicks And His Orchestra: Tricky) (1957 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, December 19, 1956, feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:gtr with Bill Hendricks and His Orchestra)

MGM K12418 (45 rpm) – BILL HENDRICKS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING MICKEY (GUITAR) BAKER
Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / (reverse by Bill Henrdicks And His Orchestra: Tricky) (1957 US)

ATLANTIC 45-2024 (promo) – MICKEY & KITTY (feat. Mickey Baker & Kitty Noble)
Ooh-Sha-Lala / The Kid Brother (4/1959 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, March 20, 1959, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr/vcl, Kitty Noble:vcl, etc.)

ATLANTIC 45-2024 – MICKEY & KITTY
Ooh-Sha-Lala / The Kid Brother (4/1959 US)

ATLANTIC 45-AT. 2024 – MICKEY & KITTY
Ooh-Sha-Lala / The Kid Brother (1959 CAN)

ATLANTIC 45-2036 (promo) – MICKEY AND KITTY
First Love / St. Louis Blues (8/1959 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, June 1959, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr/vcl, Kitty Noble:vcl, Lloyd Trotman:bs, Panama Francis:dms)

ATLANTIC 45-2036 – MICKEY AND KITTY
First Love / St. Louis Blues (8/1959 US)

ATLANTIC 45-2042 (promo) – MICKEY BAKER
Baia / Third Man Theme (10/1959 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, April 23, 1959, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Herman Foster:pno, Jimmy Lewis:bs, Everett Barksdale:gtr, Belton Evans:dms)

ATLANTIC 45-2042 – MICKEY BAKER
Baia / Third Man Theme (10/1959 US)

LONDON DL 20 300 – MICKEY BAKER
Baia / Third Man Theme (1959 GER)

ATLANTIC 45-2046 (promo) – MICKEY & KITTY
Buttercup / My Reverie (12/1959 US)
(Note: recorded in New York City, October 15, 1959, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr/vcl, Kitty Noble:vcl, etc.)

ATLANTIC 45-2046 – MICKEY & KITTY
Buttercup / My Reverie (12/1959 US)

LONDON MSM 4157 (1-sided promo) – MICKEY & KITTY
Buttercup / – (2/1960 UK)

LONDON 45-HLE 9054 – MICKEY & KITTY (feat. Mickey Baker & Kitty Noble)
Buttercup / My Reverie (2/1960 UK)

ATLANTIC ATL-1050 (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER
Gloomy Sunday / (reverse by LaVern Baker: If You Love Me) (4/1960 JPN)

KING 45-5737 (white label promo) – MICKEY BAKER
Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / Baby Let’s Dance (4/1963 US)

KING 45-5737 – MICKEY BAKER
Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / Baby Let’s Dance (4/1963 US)

KING 45-5951 (white label promo) – MICKEY BAKER
Steam Roller / Side Show (1964 US)

KING 45-5951 – MICKEY BAKER
Steam Roller / Side Show (1964 US)

KING 45-5979 (white label promo) – MICKEY BAKER
Do What You Do / Night Blue (1965 US)

KING 45-5979 – MICKEY BAKER
Do What You Do / Night Blue (1965 US)

RCA VICTOR 86111 – MICKEY BAKER
Prelude To The Blues Suite / Trouble Is A Woman (1965 FRA)

DISQUES J.A.D. 1001 (p/s) – THE LOOP
Les Pirates Du Mississipi [sic] / Un Joujou Silencieux (The Silencers) (1969 FRA)

BARCLAY HF 49 (p/s, promo) – MCHOUSTON BAKER
Whoa Back Buck / Sen-Sa-Shun (1971 FRA)

BARCLAY 61.430 L (p/s) – MCHOUSTON BAKER
Whoa Back Buck / Sen-Sa-Shun (1971 FRA)

BIG BEAR OURS 1 – MICKEY BAKER
I’ll Always Be In Love With You / Diggin’ In My Potatoes (12/1974 UK)

KICKING MULE RECORD CO. SOK 41 – MICKEY BAKER AND THE ALEX SANDERS FUNK TIME BAND
Pop Off / Shadadabah (1978 UK)

KICKING MULE RECORD CO. SOK 418 (12″) – MICKEY BAKER AND THE ALEX SANDERS FUNK TIME BAND
Pop Off / Shadadabah (1978 UK)

GROOVE G-0020 (reissue) – BIG RED MCHOUSTON
I’m Tired / (reverse by Otis Blackwell: Oh! What A Babe) (2014 US)

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EP’S

ATLANTIC 222002 (p/s) – GUITARE POUR FLIRTER AVEC MICKEY BAKER (4/1960 FRA)
Midnight, Midnight / Autumn Leaves / Milk Train / Old Devil Moon

ODÉON SOE 3568 (p/s) – WASHBOARD BILL: BLUES POUR DANSER (1960 FRA)
Wash Board Story / Pot Likker / In The Morning / Riverboat Dock

ODÉON SOE 3568 S (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER AVEC WASHBOARD BILL: RHYTHM AND BLUES (1960 FRA)
Wash Board Story / Pot Likker / In The Morning / Riverboat Dock

VERSAILLES 90. S. 367 (p/s) – MICKEY ET MONIQUE: CHANTENT NOËL AVEC LES PETITS LATINS (1962 FRA)
Noël À Travers Le Monde / Joyeux Noël / Noël Est Presque Arrivé / ‘Cher Père Noël

VERSAILLES 90. S. 370 (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER (1963 FRA)
Zanzie / Baker’s Other Dozen / Baby Let’s Dance / Oh Yeah, Ah Ah

VERSAILLES 90. S. 373 (p/s) – LA BOSSA NOVA AU CLUB CHEZ RÉGINE (1963 FRA)
Ting Toung (Viens Danser La Bossa Nova) / Doralice / Amour Bresilien / O Barquinho

VERSAILLES 90. M. 376 (p/s) – MICKEY ET MONIQUE: CHANTENT… (1963 FRA)
L’amour Est Etrange / Lettre D’amour / Maman Éteins Lumière / Premier Amour

DISCOPHON 27.162 (p/s) – GUITARRA BOSSA NOVA (1963 SPA)
El Barquito (O’Barquinho) / Eso Beso / Meditacion (Meditaçao) / Una Nota (Samba De Uma Nota So)

RCA VICTOR 86.106 M (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER ET LES MIDNIGHTERS (7/1965 FRA)
Day Dreams / Shaking At Buttercups / Spacewalk / Git Around

RCA VICTOR 86.111 (p/s) – PRELUDE TO THE BLUES SUITE (1965 FRA)
Prelude To The Blues Suite / Trouble Is A Woman

RCA VICTOR 86.112 (p/s) – BLUES SUITE MELANCHOLY (10/1965 FRA)
Melancholy / Raining The Blues / The Sermon / Lullabye

DISC AZ EP 1040 (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER’S SOUL SOUND (1966 FRA)
Explication Soul Sound / After Watz / Bad News / Soul Taste

DISC AZ EP 1090 (p/s) – ADAGIO D’ALBINONI (1967 FRA)
Love Is Strange / Camp Meeting / Adagio D’Albinoni

DISC AZ EP 1152 (p/s) – MICKEY BAKER & MELVIN VAN PEEBLES: LA PERMISSION (1968 FRA)
Hard Times / Wild Party / Spanish Dream / Theme De La Permission / Generique De La Permission

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ALBUMS

ATLANTIC LP-8035 [LP] [black label]/SD-8035 [green label] – THE WILDEST GUITAR (1959 US)
Third Man Theme * / Whistle Stop ** / Night And Day ** / Midnight Midnight ** / Autumn Leaves *** / Baia * / Milk Train * / Old Devil Moon ** / Chloe * / Baker’s Dozen *** / Lullaby Of The Leaves *** / Gloomy Sunday ***
(recorded in New York City, April 23, 1959 * feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Herman Foster:pno, Jimmy Lewis:bs, Everett Barksdale: gtr, Belton Evans:dms / June 4, 1959 ** feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Herman Foster:pno, Abie Baker:bs, Everett Barksdale:gtr, Samie “Sticks” Evans:dms / June 25, 1959 *** feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Herman Foster:pno, Abie Baker:bs, Everett Barksdale:gtr, Samie “Sticks” Evans:dms)
– lp reissues: Atlantic LP-8035 [red and purple label, “fan” logo in white]/SD-3035 [green and blue label, “fan” logo in white], 1960 US / cd reissue: Sepia- Tone STONE 13, 2003 US –


VERSAILLES STDX 8029 S [LP] – PLAYS MICKEY BAKER (1962 FRA)
Zanzie / Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / No Name / Do It Again / Night Blue / Fuguetta Blues / Do What You Do / Baker’s Other Dozen / Gone / Mister Blue / Steam Roller / Baby Let’s Dance
– US edition: “But Wild”, King KS-839, 1963 / reissue: STEX 40005, 19?? FRA –

KING 839 [LP] – BUT WILD (1963 US)
Zanzie / Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / No Name / Baker’s Other Dozen / Baby Let’s Dance / Mister Blue / Do What You Do / Gone / Night Blue / Do It Again / Fuguetta Blues / Steam Roller
– original French edition: “Mickey Baker Plays Mickey Baker”, Versailles STDX 8029, 1962 / Japanese edition: Vivid Sound-King 839 / lp reissues: King 839 [mono edition, blue label, with crown], 196? US/King S-839 [stereo edition], 196? US –

VERSAILLES STDX 8030 [LP] – BOSSA NOVA EN DIRECT DU BRESIL (LP)
O Barquinho / Chega De Saudade / Viens Danser La Bossa Nova / Recardo / Doralice / Amour Brésilien / Desafinado / Meditacao / Samba De Uma Nota So / Parisian HOliday / Saudade De Bahia / Eso Beso
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Pierre Michelot:bs, George Arvanitas:org, Pierre Guyot:fl, Christian Garros:dms, etc.)
— lp reissue: Mickey Baker and his Orchestra: “Bossa Nova!”, Musidisc 30 CV 1219, 197? FRA — 1963 FRA

CHAPPELL CLP 801 [LP] – MICKEY BAKER ET SON GRAND ORCHESTRE: NIGHT AND DAY (1969 FRA)
Night And Day / Boom Bang A Bang / Blueberry / Alors, Je Derive / Jennifer Jennings / Don’t Rain On My Parade / Begin The Beguine / Pour Un Bouquet, Pour Une Rose / I’m Glad There Is You / What A Wonderful World / Alfie / Les Cruelles Cartouches De L’amour

MAJOR MINOR SMLP 67 [LP] – IN BLUNDERLAND (1970 UK)
America / Folk Song / Cleptomania / Lament / Just Bobi / Yesterlife / Themes From The Concerto Of Aranjuez / Home Coming / M.A.D. / Autumn / Pathos / In Blunderland
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Kenny Salmon:pno/org, Roy Willets:fl, Eric Ford:bs, Ronnie Verrell:dms, Rod Merfield:perc)

BARCLAY 80 434 A [LP] – MCHOUSTON BAKER: TAKE A LOOK INSIDE (1971 FRA)
Take A Look Inside / Fresh Garbage-Water Woman / I’ll Be Doggone / Checking Out My Garden / Whoa! Back Buck / How Come My Dog Don’t Bark / Watch Out Baby / Sen-Sa-Shun / The Animal In Me
(recorded at Olympic Sounds Studios, London in January 1971, feat. McHouston “Mickey” Baker:gtr, Chris Spedding:gtr, P.P. Arnold:vcl, Doris Troy:vcl, John Mitchell:pno, Calvin Samuels:bs, Conrad Isidore:dms)
– Canadian issue: Barclay 90011, 1971? / cd reissue (with bonus tracks): Maison De Blues/MSI Music-Universal International 983 211-7, 2006 FRA –


VERVE 899 [LP] – MCHOUSTON BAKER: MISSISSIPPI DELTA DUES (1973 FRA)
Good Advice / High Sheriff Blues / Blues Before Sunrise / Terraplane Blues / Animal Farm / Alabama March / Sun Is Going Down / Sweet Home Chicago / My Black Woman / Can’t Find My Woman / Trouble Is A Woman / Lazy Daisy / Spoonful / Drucilia / Whoa! Back Buck
(feat. Mchouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:vcl/ac.gtr/National gtr, Stefan Grossman:ac 6-string gtr/ac. 12-string gtr, Ray Cooper:perc + London String Orchestra)
– cd reissue: Sunnyside 3051, 2006 FRA –


BLACK & BLUE 33.507 [LP] – THE BLUES AND ME (1974 FRA)
She’s Dynamite / Don’t Try To Play Me For Your Clown / My Playhouse / Drucilla / Hey Little Girl / Blues After Hours / My Dog / Didn’t We Baby (take 1) (cd bonus) / Battle Of The Guitars (cd bonus) / Every Day I Have The Blues / Sweetie Cat / Kansas City / In The Evening / Sweetie Cat
– cd reissues: Black & Blue 507.2, 1993 FRA/Black & Blue 456.2, 2002 FRA –

ROOTS SL-517 [LP] – UP ON THE HILL (1975 AUT)
Up On The Hill / Going Down Slow / See See Rider / Bad Luck And Trouble / Darling / Sail On / Key To The Highway / Let Me Play With Your Poodle / St. Louis Blues / Send Me Some One To Love / Dust My Broom / Come On In My Kitchen
(recorded in 1973 feat. Mickey Baker:vcl/gtr, Wichtl:ten.sax, Frank Mantooth:pno, Karl Krbavac (= Small Blues Charlie):hca/bs, Fritz Omec:dms)

BIG BEAR BEAR 5 [LP] – TAKE A LOOK INSIDE (1975 UK)
Make Your Bed Up Mama / Don’t Doubt Me / Take A Look Inside / Blues Fell This Morning / Diggin’ In My Potatoes / Playing With Danger * / I’ll Always Be In Love With You * / She Brings Out The Animal / New York, New York / Tight Ropes & Bumpy Roads / Bewildered
(recorded in London, January-March, 1973, feat. Mickey Baker:vcl/gtr, Willie Mabon:pno/hca, Dan Armstrong:bs [except *], Pete Morgan:bs [*], Peter York:dms)
– German edition: Big Bear-Intercord INT 146.408, 1979 / Dutch edition: Big Bear BEAR 5, 1975 –


ARTIST ALP 514 [LP] – TALES FROM THE UNDERDOG (1975 DEN)
Moroccan Love Song / They All Try / Take These Rocks / You Know I Must Care / We, The Lost Tribe / Mickey The Baker / I’ve Got The Blues / I Got My Eyes On You / Take A Look Inside / Evil Hearted Woman
(recorded in Copenhagen, Denmark, July 15-24, 1975 feat. Mickey Baker, Delta Blues Band, Niels Harrit, Holger Laumann & Flemming Quist Møller, Hugh Steinmetz, Ivan Horn, Peter Kragh Jacobsen, Søren Engel & Troels Jensen)

DISQUES OFFICE DO 55004 [LP] – MICKEY BAKER & HENRI CHAIX TRIO: A JAZZ & BLUES DIGEST (1976 SWI)
Honeysuckle Rose / Going To Chicago / Lover Man / One For Freddy / I Can’t Eat / Didn’t We Baby / Women’s Lip * / I Can’t Think / Sophisticated Lady / The Way It Was / Sunrise / The Hoodoo Woman *
(recorded at Aquarius Studios, Geneva, Switzerland, January 26, 1976 feat. Mickey Baker:vcl/el.gtr/ac.gtr, Henri Chaix:pno, Alan DuBois:bs, Romano Cavicchiolo:dms + Cooper Terry*)
– lp reissue: “Jazz & Blues”, Silva 9474, 1978 SWI –


KICKING MULE KM 140 [LP] – MICKEY BAKER & THE ALEX SANDERS FUNK TIME BAND: JAZZ-ROCK GUITAR (1978 US)
Shadadabah / Alexander’s Funk Time / In A Quiet Town / Wag Your Tail / Sophie / Ouagadougou / Prelude (In C Sharp Minor) / Pop Off / Pour Monique / Blue Jazz Rock
(recorded in London feat. Mickey Baker:vcl/ac.gtr, Stefan Grossman:ac.gtr/vcl, Alex Sanders:bs & Martin Drew:dms)
– UK edition: Sonet-Kicking Mule SNKF 145, 1978/cd reissue: “Blues, Jazz & Rock Guitar – The Legendary Mickey Baker”, Shanachie 90719, 1992 –


KICKING MULE KM 142 [LP] – THE BLUES AND JAZZ GUITAR OF MICKEY BAKER (1978 US)
Corrine, Corrina / Zanzie / Belzona Blues / Got The Blues / Spoonful / Lord Have Mercy / Hello World / Stack-O-Lee / Baby Please Don’t Go / Town’s East End / Juicy Lucy / Love In Vain
– UK edition: Sonet-Kicking Mule SNKF 127, 1978 / lp reissue: PGP RTB-Kicking Mule 2420171, 1984 YUG / cd reissue: Stefan Grossman’s Guitar Workshop SGGW151, 199? US –

WOW W 125 [LP] – MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER: FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL (19?? FRA)
Kansas City / John Henry / Nobody Wants You / Cee Cee Rider / Old Man River / House Of The Rising Sun / St Louis Blues / Frankie And Johnny / That’s My Desire / Ya Ya / Key To The Highway / Baby Please Don’t Go

BELLAPHON BCH 33021 [LP] – ERROL DIXON FEATURING MICKEY BAKER & THE ALEX SANDERS FUNK TIME BAND: FIGHTING THE BOOGIE (1980 SWI)
All I Need Is Love / Piano Shuffle / It’s All Over / Welcome Home / Carnival Boogie / Wedding Bells / Fighting The Boogie / Please Wait / Hey Joe / Boogie Party / The Way I Feel / Screamin’ Boogie

BELLAPHON BCH 33022 [LP] – MICKEY BAKER & THE ALEX SANDERS FUNK TIME BAND: SWEET HARMONY (1980 SWI)
I Ain’t Dum / Bad News / Don’t Set Me Free / There’ll Be No Backing Out / Whao! Back Buck / Sweet Harmony / Take These Rocks / Love Potion / High Price Prayer / Theme Two

AZ 217/BLUE SILVER BS 3011 [LP] – BACK TO THE BLUES (1981 FRA)
Blues Fell This Morning / Can’t Find My Baby / E – Easy Rider / Whoa Back Buck / Terry Plain Blues / B.Z. Jail House Blues / All My Love In Vain / Sail On
(recorded live at Hot Club de France, Paris in 1981)

MEMORIES ME 06 [LP] – MICKEY BAKER & MARY BAKER: JAZZ BLUES ROCK (1984 FRA)
Love For Sale / J & B Rock / If You Leave Me / Mickey And Mary / Ta Guitare / You’ve Changed / Please Don’t Talk About Me I’m Gone / Lover Man / You Can Depend On Me / Fine And Mellow / No Moon At All

K-TEL 3617 [CD] – THE MICKEY BAKER TRIO FEAT. MARY BAKER & KONZERTENSEMBLE SALZBURG: TRIBUTE TO GERSHWIN (1987 SWI)
Medley: Fascinating Rhythm – Liza – Swanee – Soon – For You For Me Forever More / Summertime / I Got Plenty Of Nuttin’ / I Love You Porgy / It Ain’t Necessarily So / The Man I Love/Lady Be Good / Embraceable You / S’Wonderful – Love Walked In / Our Love Is Here To Stay / Bidin’ May Time – Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off / Looking For A Boy / A Foggy Day / Someone To Watch Over Me – But Not For Me / They Can’t Take That Away From Me / Strike Up The Band – I Got Rhythm

Note: A couple of guitar instruction LP’s (along with books) have also been released under Mickey Baker’s name, including “Daniel Filipacchi présente In ‘Methode S.L.C. De Guitare, De Mickey Baker'” (Polydor 10″ LP, France 1963) and “Guitar Works” (Audibook 121). In addition, the instruction songbooks “Mickey Baker’s Complete Course In Jazz Guitar Book 1 & 2” were published by Lewis Music Publishing Company already in 1955.

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COLLECTIONS

SHANACHIE 97019 [CD/CS] – THE LEGENDARY MICKEY BAKER – BLUES, JAZZ & ROCK GUITAR (1991 US)
Pop Off / Corrina, Corrina / Zanzie / Ouagadougou / Belzona Blues / Alexander’s Funk Time / Lord, Have Mercy / Prelude in C# Minor / Shadadabah / Juicy Lucy / Stack O’Lee / Wag Your Tail / In A Quiet Town / Love in Vain / Blue Jazz Rock / Baby, Please Don’t Go / Sophie / Spoonful / Got The Blues

AUDI-BOOK AB121 [CD] – GUITAR WORKS BY MICKEY BAKER (1993 JPN)
Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: Riverboat / Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: Guitar Mambo / Mickey Baker: Oh Happy Day / Mickey Baker: Love Me Baby / Wilbert Harrison: The Ways Of A Woman / Mickey & Sylvia: Rise Sally Rise / Doc Pomus: Bye Baby Bye / Mickey & Sylvia: No Good Lover / Washboard Bill: In The Morning Pt.1 / Washboard Bill: In The Morning Pt.2 / Sam Price & The Rock Band: After Hour Swing / Sam Price & The Rock Band: Back Room Rock / Mickey & Sylvia: Love Is Strange / Mickey & Sylvia: Too Much Weight / Mickey & Sylvia: Where Is My Honey / Mickey & Sylvia: Shake It Up / Mickey & Sylvia: Rock And Stroll Room / The 5 Royales: The Slummer The Slum / Mickey Baker: Chloe / Mickey Baker: Night And Day / Mickey Baker: Baker’s Dozen / Mickey Baker: Do What You Do / Mickey & Sylvia: Let’s Shake Some More

BEAR FAMILY BCD 15 654 AH [CD] – ROCK WITH A SOCK (1993 GER)
Guitar Mambo / Riverboat / Love Me Baby / Oh Happy Day / Where Is My Honey / I’m Tired / Stranger Blues (prev. unissued 5/1954 Groove recording) / I Wish I Knew (prev. unissued 5/1954 Groove recording) / Down In The Bottom / You Better Heed My Warning / Midnight Hours / Please Tell Me / Shake Walkin’ / Greasy Spoon / Bandstand Stomp (Ho Ho Ho) / Rock With A Sock / Old Devil Moon / Guitarambo / Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / Chloe (prev. unissued 9/26/1957 Vik recording feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Ray Crawford:gtr, Lloyd N. Trotman:bs, David Bailey:dms, Ray Baretto:bongos) / Ghost Of A Chance (prev. unissued 9/26/1957 Vik recording) / The Man I Love (prev. unissued 9/26/1957 Vik recording) / Bobi (prev. unissued 9/26/1957 Vik recording) / Mickey & Sylvia: Hello Stranger (prev. unissued 5/23/1958 Vik recording) / Mickey & Sylvia: My Love (prev. unissued 5/23/1958 Vik recording) / Mickey & Sylvia: Woe, Woe Is Me (prev. unissued 7/9/1958 Vik recording) / Mickey & Sylvia: Can’t Get You On The Phone (prev. unissued 7/9/1958 Vik recording) / Mickey & Sylvia: I’ll Always Want You Near (prev. unissued 10/15/1958 RCA Victor recording)

BLACK AND BLUE BB 507.2 [CD] – THE BLUES AND ME (1993 FRA)
Blues After Hours / She’s Dynamite / Don’t Try To Play Me For A Clown / Drucilla / My Play House / Hey Little Girl / Kansas City / In The Evening / Everyday I Have The Blues / Sweetie Cat / My Dog / Didn’t We Baby / Sweetie Cat
– reissue: Black & Blue BB 456.2, 2002 FRA –

BLACK AND BLUE BB 456.2 [CD] – THE BLUES AND ME (2002 FRA)
She’s Dynamite / Don’t Try To Play Me For Your Clown / My Playhouse / Drucilla / Hey Little Girl / Blues After Hours / My Dog / Didn’t We Baby / Battle Of The Guitars / Every Day I Have The Blues / Sweetie Cat / Kansas City / In The Evening / Sweetie Cat
(extended reissue of Black & Blue BB 507.2)

MAISON DE BLUES-UNIVERSAL INTERNATIONAL 983 154-0 [CD] – MCHOUSTON “MICKEY” BAKER: THE REAL FOLK BLUES – LIVE AT THE MONTREAUX JAZZ FESTIVAL (2006 FRA)
Diggin’ My Potatoes / Make Your Bed Up Mama / My Black Woman / Sweet Home Chicago / Blues Before Sunrise / Whoa! Back Buck / Everyday I Have The Blues / Trouble Is A Woman / Can’t Find My Woman / Blues Fell This Morning
(recorded live in Montreaux, June 29, 1973 feat. McHouston ‘Mickey’ Baker:vcl/ac.gtr)

MAISON DE BLUES/MSI MUSIC-UNIVERSAL INTERNATIONAL 983 211-7 [CD] – MCHOUSTON “MICKEY” BAKER: TAKE A LOOK INSIDE (2006 FRA)
Take A Look Inside / Fresh Garbage-Water Woman (Living Under Water Is Something Wild) / I’ll Be Doggone / Checking Out My Garden / How Come My Dog Don’t Bark / Watch Out Baby / Sen-Sa-Shun / The Animal In Me / Whoa! Back Buck / Walkin’ And Talkin’ The Blues / Potato Blues / New York, New York (The People’s Paradise)
(extended cd reissue of ’71 Barclay LP)

REV-OLA CR BAND 29 [CD] – IN THE 50S – HIT, GIT & SPLIT (2007 UK)
Bill Hendricks Orchestra featuring Mickey Baker: Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / Mickey Baker: Love Me Baby / Mickey “Guitar” Baker & his House Rockers: Bandstand Stomp (Ho Ho Ho) / Mickey Baker Orchestra: Riverboat / Big Red McHouston Orchestra: I’m Tired / Big Red McHouston Orchestra: Stranger Blues / Larry Dale with Mickey Baker’s Orchestra: You Better Heed My Warning / Larry Dale with Mickey Baker’s Orchestra: Midnight Hours / Mickey “Guitar” Baker & his House Rockers: Shake Walkin’ / Larry Dale with Mickey Baker’s Orchestra: Down To The Bottom / Mickey “Guitar” Baker & his House Rockers: Greasy Spoon / Larry Dale with Mickey Baker’s Orchestra: Please Tell Me / Mickey & Sylvia: Where Is My Honey? / Mickey & Sylvia: No Good Lover / Mickey “Guitar” Baker & his House Rockers: Rock With A Sock / Mickey & Sylvia: Love Is Strange / Joe Clay: Did You Mean Jelly-Bean (What You Said Cabbage-Head)? / Charles Calhoun Orchestra: Runaway / Little Willie John: I Need Your Love So Bad / Titus Turner: All Around The World / Sam Price & his Texas Bluesicians: Rib Joint / Brownie McGhee: Anna Mae / Eddie Riff: My Baby’s Gone (actually Eddie Ruffin:vcl/gtr, Mickey Baker apparently doesn’t appear on this track!) / Louis Jordan: Caldonia ’56 / Tiny Kennedy: Country Boy / Mr Bear & his Bearcats: The Bear Hug / Roy “Mr Guitar” Gaines: Worried ‘Bout You, Baby / Square Walton: Pepper-Head Woman / Champion Jack Dupree: Stumbling Block / Big John Greer: Come Back, Uncle John / Young Jessie: Hit, Git & Split

EL SEGUNDO ESR 01007 [CD] – BUT WILDEST (2009 US)
Rib Joint / After HOurs Swing / Tishomingo / Back Room Rock / Midnight Hours (Larry Dale:vcl) / Please Tell Me (Larry Dale:vcl) / Juke Joint / Ain’t No Strain / Bar-B-Q Sauce / My Baby’s Gone Away (Eddie Riff:vcl) / Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby (Eddie Riff:vcl) / Rib Joint #2 / Roll ‘Em Sam / Sammy Sings The Blues (Sam Price:vcl) / Kansas City Boogie Woogie Stomp / Levee / Wee Hours / Boogie Woogie Slop / Chicken Strut / Boogie Cha Cha / New Orleans Blues / The Saint’s Boogie / River Boat Dock / No Good Lover (Mickey Baker & Sylvia Vanderpool:vcl) / Blue Drag / Honky Tonk Caboose / Pack Up And Boogie

I.L.D. ILD 642332 [CD] – MICKEY BAKER PLAYS MICKEY BAKER – MICKEY BAKER JOEU LA BOSSA NOVA (2013 FRA)
Zanzie / Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / Do It Again / Night Blues / Fuguetta Blues / Do What You Do / No Name / Baker’s Other Dozen / Gone / Mister Blue / Steam Roller / Baby Let’s Dance / Desafinado / Doralice / O Barquinho / Parisian Holiday / Ting Toung / Eso Beso / Chega De Saudade / Saudade De Bahia / Recado / Meditaçao / Samba De Una Nota So / Brasilian Love Song / Esperanza

JEROME JRLP006 [LP] – BLAM! NYC R&B SESSIONS 1953-1961 (2018 SPA)
Big John Greer & His Combo: Blam / Big Maybelle: Don’t Leave Poor Me / Brownie Mcghee Sextet: Anna Mae / Marie Knight: The Storm Is Passing Over / Doc Bagby: Honky Tonk In Silk / Stick McGhee: I’m Doing All This Time (And You Put Me Down) / Brother John Sellers: Big Boat Up The River / The Cyclones: Give Me Love / Mickey & Kitty: St. Louis Blues / Jesse Stone: Night Life / Nappy Brown: A Long Time / Brother John Sellers: Took My Feet Out Of The Miry Clay / Big Maybelle: That’s A Pretty Good Love / Mickey & Sylvia: Shake It Up

JASMINE JASCD 979 [CD] – RETURN OF THE WILDEST GUITAR (2018 UK)
Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: Riverboat / Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: Guitar Mambo / Mickey Baker: Oh Happy Day / Mickey Baker: Love Me Baby / Big Red McHouston Orchestra: I’m Tired / Big Red McHouston Orchestra: Where Is My Honey / Mickey Baker: I Wish I Knew / Mickey Baker: Stranger Blues / Larry Dale, Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: You Better Heed My Warning / Larry Dale, Mickey Baker & His Orchestra: Please Tell Me / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Shake Walkin’ / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Greasy Spoon / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Bandstand Stomp / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Rock With A Sock / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Old Devil Moon / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Guitarambo / Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker & His House Rockers: Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / Mickey Baker: Third Man Theme / Mickey Baker: Whistle Stop / Mickey Baker: Night And Day / Mickey Baker: Midnight, Midnight / Mickey Baker: Autumn Leaves / Mickey Baker: Baja / Mickey Baker: Milk Train / Mickey Baker: Old Devil Moon / Mickey Baker: Chloe / Mickey Baker: Baker’s Dozen / Mickey Baker: Lullaby Of Leaves / Mickey Baker: Gloomy Sunday

HOODOO 670107 [CD] – BUT WILD + BOSSA NOVA (2020 EU)
Zanzie / Oh Yeah, Ah, Ah / Do It Again / Night Blue / Fuguetta Blues / Do What You Do / No Name / Baker’s Other Dozen / Gone / Mister Blue / Steam Roller / Baby Let’s Dance / Desafinado / Doralice / O Barquinho / Parisian Holiday / Viens Danser La Bossa Nova (Ting Toung) / Eso Beso / Chega De Saudade / Saudade De Bahia / Recado / Meditaçao / Samba De Uma Nota So / Brasilian Love Song / Shake Walkin’ / Greasy Spoon / Bandstand Stomp / Rock With A Sock / Spinnin’ Rock Boogie / Esperanza

JASMINE JASMCD3213 [CD] – AIN’T NO STRAIN – 1952-1961 (2021 UK)
Ruth Brown: (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean / Jack Dupree: Please Tell Me Baby / Ray Charles: Funny (But I Still Love You) / Amos Milburn: One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer / Sonny Terry: I’m Gonna Rock Your Wig / Square Walton: Bad Hangover / Stick McGhee: I’m Doin’ All This Time (And You Put Me Down) / Wynonie Harris: Please Louise / Milt Trenier With The Gene Gilbeaux Quartet: Straighten Up Baby / Dickie Thompson: Thirteen Women & One Man / Paul Williams & His Orch.: Women Are The Root Of All Evil / Melvin Smith: You Can’t Stay Here / Joe Turner & His Blues Kings: Shake, Rattle And Roll / Larry Dale: You Better Heed My Warning / Nappy Brown: Don’t Be Angry / Big Tiny Kennedy & His Orch.: I Need A Good Woman / Titus Turner: All Around The World / Little Willie John: I Need Your Love So Bad / Johnny Frank: Oh, Darlin’ / Little Tommy Brown with The Four Students: The Thrill Is Gone / Young Jessie: Hit, Git And Split / Charles Calhoun: My Pigeon’s Gone / Mickey & Sylvia: No Good Lover / Sam Price And His Texas Bluesicians: Rib Joint / Louis Prima: Caldonia / Sam Price: Juke Joint / Sam Price: Ain’t No Strain / Ann Cole with The Suburbans: Got My Mo-jo Working (But It Just Won’t Work On You) / LaVern Baker: Hey, Memphis

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COMPILATIONS

ATLANTIC 212022 [7″ EP] (p/s) – V/A: SÉLECTION DU GOLF DROUOT (1960 FRA)
Baia

DISCOPHON 27.196 [7″ EP] (p/s) – V/A: HORAS FELICES EN LA COSTA DEL SOL (1963 SPA)
Ese Beso

KING 855 [LP] – V/A: SURFIN’ ON WAVE NINE (1963 US)
Gone / Zanzie

DECCA SPA 14/SPA-R 14 [LP] – V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER (1969 UK)
Champion Jack Dupree with Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker: Barrelhouse Woman / I Feel Like A Millionaire
– German edition: Decca S 16610-P, 1969 / Dutch edition: Decca 846 038 XBY, 1969 / Australian edition: Decca SPA 14, 1969 / Dutch 2-lp edition: Decca 375 016 XNU, 1969 –

BARCLAY XBLY 920 439 [LP] – V/A: THE MONTREUX BLUES FESTIVAL (1973 FRA)
Digging My Potatoes / Make Your Bed Up Mama

FLAME 1003/1004 [2-LP] – V/A: HOMMAGE À HUGUES PANASSIÉ PRÉSIDENT DU HOT CLUB DE FRANCE (1975 FRA)
Death Letter / Goin’ Down Slow / Diggin’ My Potatoes / Bad Luck Killing Me / Please Take A Walk

JUGOTON LSY-65007/8 – V/A: 15. INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL, LJUBLJANA – 74 (1975 YUG)
Potatoes

TRANSATLANTIC TRA (D) 324 [2-LP] – V/A: FOLK FESTIVAL (1976 UK)
Make Your Bed Up Manta
– Japanese edition: Transatlantic YW-7059-60-LA, 1980 –

BIG BEAR/INTERCORD INT 156.400 [2-LP] – V/A: THE BLUES, VOL. 3 (1978 GER)
Take A Look Inside / Blues Fell This Morning / I’ll Always Be In Love With You

BIG BEAR/INTERCORD INT 156.401 [2-LP] – V/A: THE BLUES, VOL. 4 (1978 GER)
Make Your Bed Up Mama / New York New York

BIG BEAR/INTERCORD INT 156.402 [2-LP] – V/A: THE BLUES, VOL. 5 (1978 GER)
Diggin’ In My Potatoes / She Brings Out The Animal

INTERCORD INT 185.003 [3-LP] – V/A: THE BLUES (1979 GER)
Make Your Bed Up Mama

RICORDI ORL 8364 [LP] – V/A: THE KICKING MULE GUITAR SAMPLER (19?? ITA)
Ouagadougou

HOTEL MERIDIEN PARIS 33 415/33 416 [LP] – V/A: 5 ANS DE JAZZ AU MERIDIEN DE PARIS (19?? FRA)
Hey Little Girl

BLACK AND BLUE 33.375/6/7 [3-LP] – V/A: A BLUES ANTHOLOGY (198? FRA)
She’s Dynamite

MOONSHINE BLP 107 – V/A: HARLEM HEAVIES (198? HOL)
Do What You Do

MOONSHINE BLP 119 [LP] – V/A: BOOGIE ON BROADWAY (198? HOL)
Spinnin’ Rock Boogie

CURCIO GJ-65/EUROPA JAZZ EJ-1040 [LP] – V/A: I GIGANTI DEL JAZZ, VOL. 65 – CHARLIE BYRD – RENE THOMAS – MICKEY BAKER (1981 ITA)
Mickey Baker Quartet: Robin’s Nest
(recorded live in 1960, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr, Jean Claude Pellettier:org, Pierre Sim:bs, Jacques David:dms)
– Spanish edition: Sarpe GJ-65, 1981 –


JOKER C 76/6 [6-LP] – V/A: THE JAZZ GUITAR (1983 ITA)
Robin’s Nest

JOKER SM 4028 [LP] – V/A: THE JAZZ GUITAR ANTHOLOGY, VOL. 6 (1983 ITA)
Robin’s Nest

KICKING MULE/PGP RTB 3420051 [3-LP] – V/A: GUITAR FESTIVAL (1984 YUG)
Mickey Baker & the Alex Sander’s Funk Time Band: Shadadabah / Alexander’s Funk Time / In A Quiet Town / Wag Your Tail / Sophie / Quagadougou / Prelude / Pop Off / Pour Monique / Blue Jazz Rock
(boxset reissue of LP “Jazz Rock Guitar”)

SOUP T203 [LP] – V/A: BLACK POP – GUITARS IN HIGH (1985 JPN)
Shake It Up / Riverboat / Ain’t No Strain

ATLANTC A1-81713 [8-LP] – V/A: ATLANTIC BLUES (1986 US)
Midnight Midnight
– German edition: Atlantic 781 713-1, 1986 / 4-cd reissue: Atlantic 782309-2, 1991 US –

ATLANTC 81695-1 [2-LP]/81695-2 [CD] – V/A: ATLANTIC BLUES: GUITAR (1986 US)
Midnight Midnight
– Canadian 2-lp edition: Atlantic 78 1695 1, 1986 / Canadian cd edition: Atlantic A2 81695, 1986 –

DETOUR 33-006 [LP] – V/A: STILL GROOVE JUMPING! (1987 UK)
Larry Dale with Mickey Baker: Down In The Bottom (prev. unissued 6/1954 Groove recording) / Midnight Hours (prev. unissued 6/1954 Groove recording)

ZETA/ADES ZET 718 [CD] – V/A: RURAL BLUES (1988 FRA)
Blues Fell This Mornin’

VERVE/GITANES JAZZ 841 452-2 [CD] – V/A: GITANES JAZZ – BLUES (1989 FRA)
Trouble Is A Woman / Blues Before Sunrise
– c-cassette reissue: “Jazz ‘Round Midnight – Blues”, Verve 314 513 464-4, 1992 US –

POLYDOR 839 393-2 [CD] – V/A: BEST OF BLUES (1989 GER)
Sun Is Going Down / Sweet Home Chicago

RHINO 81695 [CD] – V/A: ATLANTIC BLUES : GUITAR (1990 US)
Midnight Midnight

EPM MUSQUE FDC 5519 [CD] – V/A: LIFE IN BLUES (1992 FRA)
St. Louis Blues

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA 030 [2-CD] – V/A: THE STORY OF BLACK & BLUE 1963-1976, VOLUME 1 (1994 FRA)
Drucilla

SPECTRUM 552 638-2 [CD] – V/A: THE CRY OF THE BLUES (1997 UK)
Sweet Home Chicago

VALMOR VALMOR-1568790404 [LP]/VALMOR-1568790404CD [CD] – V/A: ROCK’N’ROLL VERSUS RHYTHM AND BLUES (19?? US)
Shake Walkin’

ACE CDCHD 761 [CD] – V/A: HONKY TONK! THE KING & FEDERAL R&B INSTRUMENTALS (2000 UK)
Washboard Bill With Mickey Baker & King Curtis: Pot Likker / Washboard Story / In The Morning / River Boat Dock

SANCTUARY/BIG BEAR IGOXDCD 2503 [2-CD] – V/A: DON’T WORRY ‘BOUT THE BEAR (2002 UK)
Blues Fell This Morning / I’ll Always Be In Love With You

HOT CLUB DE FRANCE 198 532-2 [CD] – V/A: MERCI HUGUES (2002 FRA)
Death Letter / Goin’ Down Slow

SANCTUARY/CASTLE MUSIC CMETD 630 [3-CD] – V/A: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BLUES – 60 BLUES GUITAR GREATS (2002 UK)
Blues Fell This Morning

INDIGO IGOXDCD 2503 [2-CD] – V/A: DON’T WORRY ‘BOUT THE BEAR (2002 UK)
Blues Fell This Morning / I’ll Always Be In Love With You
– reissues: Sanctuary 81268, 2003 UK/Castle 36170, 2005 UK –
HABANA 112501-112520 [20-CD] – V/A: LES TRIOMPHES DU RHYTHM’N’BLUES (2004 FRA)
Riverboat / Guitar Mambo

STOMPIN’ ST 323 [CD] – V/A: STOMPIN’ 23 (2005 UK)
Big Red McHouston, vocal Larry Dale: I’m Tired

MAGIC 53930497 [CD] – V/A: ROCK AROUND THE JUKE BOX, VOLUME 5 – ROCK’N’ROLL & RHYTHM’N*BLUES OF THE 50’S (2005 FRA)
Riverboat

CANADIAN CAN-2302 [CD] – V/A: RARE INSTRUMENTALS, VOL. 2 (2005 CAN)
Bandstand Stomp / Guitar Mambo / Spinning Rock Boogie

MSI MUSIC 9832126 [CD] – V/A: MONTREUX BLUES FESTIVAL 1973 (2006 CAN)
Digging My Potatoes / Make Your Bed Up Mama

STYLUS 10PTING 88 [CD] – V/A: U.S.A. ROCK’N’ROLL INSTRUMENTALS, VOLUME 5 (200? UK)
Baia / Third Man Theme

TWISTIN’ RUMBLE TR-62013 [LP] – V/A: TWISTIN’ RUMBLE!! VOLUME THREE (2007 US)
Steam Roller

ACROBAT DOUBLE ADDCD 3013 [2-CD] – V/A: NEW YORK BLUES AND R&B (2008 UK)
Big Red McHouston Orchestra: I’m Tired

TWISTIN RUMBLE TR-62013 [LP] – V/A: TWISTIN RUMBLE, VOLUME 3 (200? GER)
Steam Roller

TWISTIN RUMBLE TR-62012 [CD] – V/A: TWISTIN RUMBLE, VOLUME TWO (200? GER)
Steam Roller

SPOONFUL #82 [CDR] – V/A: KO KO MAMEY (201? GER)
Down To The Bottom

VAMPI SOUL VAMPI45 052 [10 x 7″]/VAMPICD 126 [CD] – V/A: R&B HIPSHAKERS, VOL. 2 : SCRATCH THAT ITCH (2011 SPA)
Steam Roller
– 2-lp reissue: Vampi Soul VAMPI 151, 2013 SPA –

BEAR FAMILY BCD 16925CP [3-CD] – V/A: PLUG IT IN! TURN IT UP! ELECTRIC BLUES – THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION, PT. 2 : 1954-1967 (2011 GER)
Shake Walkin’

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVDD141 [2-CD] – V/A: WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN’ GOIN’ ON (2012 UK)
Shake Walkin’

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD137 [3-CD] – V/A: SCREAMING AND CRYING (2012 UK)
Spinnin’ Rock Boogie

MAGIC 3930977 [4-CD] – V/A: LES GEANTS DE LA GUITARE – SIXTIES GUITAR’S GIANTS (2013 FRA)
Desafinado

NOT NOW MUSIC NOT3CD116 [3-CD] – V/A: PIONEERS OF THE ELECTRIC GUITAR (2013 UK)
Lullaby Of The Leaves

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA 5421 [3-CD] – V/A: ELECTRIC GUITAR STORY – COUNTRY JAZZ BLUES, R&B, ROCK 1935-1962 (2014 FRA)
Midnight Hours

ROCKBEAT ROC-CD-3254 [2-CD] – V/A: SUPER RARE ELECTRIC BLUES ’60S ERA (2014 US)
Midnight Hours

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA 5426 [3-CD] – V/A: ROCK INSTRUMENTALS STORY 1934-1962 (2014 FRA)
Spinnin’ Rock Boogie

SUNDAZED MUSIC LP 5490 [LP] – V/A: KING STRINGS – KING-FEDERAL-DELUXE GUITAR GROOVES, 1949-1962 (2014 UK)
Steam Roller / Do What You Do

DOGHOUSE & BONE DGR-EX01 [10″ LP] – V/A: KATANGA – EXOTIC MUSIC FROM THE JUNGLE (2014 FRA)
Baia

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA 5498 [3-CD] – V/A: ROOTS OF FUNK (1947-1962) (2015 FRA)
Old Devil Moon

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA 5648 [3-CD] – V/A: CUBA IN AMERICA 1939-1962 (2016 FRA)
Old Devil Moon

FRÉMEAUX & ASSOCIÉS FA5664 [3-CD] – V/A: CARIBBEAN IN AMERICA 1915-1962 (2017 FRA)
Guitarambo

ROOF RR21733642 [10″ LP + CD] – V/A: DOWN AT THE UGLY MEN’S LOUNGE, VOL. 1 (2017 EU)
The Bonnie Sisters & Mickey “Guitar” Baker: Track That Cat

MOJO MAGAZINE AUGUST 2017 [CD] (promo) – V/A: KISS THE SKY – MOJO PRESENTS A 67-MINUTE MIND-BENDING EXPERIENCE! (2017 UK)
Whistle Stop
(Note: given away free along with Mojo Magazine issue August 2017)

RHYTHM & BLUES RANDB041 [2-CD] – V/A: RUMBA BLUES GONE MAMBO (2017 UK)
Guitar Mambo / Guitarambo

KOKO MOJO KM-CD 85 [CD] – V/A: KOKO SHOWCASE – A JOURNEY TO THE LAND OF BLUES AND RHYTHM (2020 EU)
Old Devil Moon

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MICKEY AND SYLVIA : SINGLES

CAT 102 (78 rpm)/45-102 (45 rpm) – “LITTLE” SYLVIA VANDERPOOL WITH MICKEY BAKER AND HIS BAND:
Fine Love / Speedy Life (4/1954 US)

RAINBOW 316 (78 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA WITH ORCHESTRA:
I’m So Glad (Tra La-La-La-La-La) / Se De Boom Run Dun (1955 US)

RAINBOW 45-316 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA WITH ORCHESTRA: I’m So Glad (Tra La-La-La-La-La) / See De Boom Run Dun (7/1955 US)
(Note: also available as an identical repro edition)

RAINBOW 318 (78 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Rise Sally Rise / Forever And A Day (12/1955 US)

RAINBOW 45-318 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Rise Sally Rise / Forever And A Day (12/1955 US)

RAINBOW 330 (78 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Where Is My Honey? / Seems Just Like Yesterday (3/1956 US)

RAINBOW 45-330 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Where Is My Honey? / Seems Just Like Yesterday (3/1956 US)

GROOVE 4G-0164 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
No Good Lover / Walking In The Rain
(Note: also available as an identical UK/US 2010 repro edition) (8/1956 US)

GROOVE 4G-0175 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1, pop #11) (11/1956 US)

VIK 4X-0252 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home (1957 US)

VIK 4X-0252 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home (1957 CAN)

HIS MASTER’S VOICE POP 331 (78 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home (5/1957 UK)

HIS MASTER’S VOICE 45-POP.331 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home (5/1957 UK)

VIK 4X-0267 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest (3/1957 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #8, pop #47, b-side pop #85)

VIK 4X-0267 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest (3/1957 CAN)

HIS MASTER’S VOICE JO 474 (45 rpm export issue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest (1957 UK)

VIK 4X-0280 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Two Shadows On Your Window / Love Will Make You Fail In School (6/1957 US)

VIK 4X-0280 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Two Shadows On Your Window / Love Will Make You Fail In School (6/1957 CAN)

VIK 4X-0290 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is A Treasure / Let’s Have A Picnic (8/1957 US)

VIK 4X-0297 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Where Is My Honey / There’ll Be No Backing Out (9/1957 US)

VICTOR SS-1062 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Se De Boom Run Dun (1/1958 JPN)

VIK 4X-0324 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Bewildered / Rock And Stroll Room (4/1958 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/pop #57)

VIK 4X-0324 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Bewildered / Rock And Stroll Room (4/1958 CAN)

RCA RCA 1064 (78 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Bewildered / Rock And Stroll Room (6/1958 UK)

RCA RCA 1064 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Bewildered / Rock And Stroll Room (6/1958 UK)

VIK 4X-0334 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
True True Love / It’s You I Love (7/1958 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-7403 (45 rpm) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
To The Valley / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh! (11/1958 US)

VICTOR SS-1131 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
To The Valley / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh (4/1959 JPN)

RCA VICTOR 47 7403 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
To The Valley / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh (195? JAM)
(Note: released as by Micky and Sylvia)

RCA VICTOR 47-7774 (mono edition) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Sweeter As The Day Goes By / Mommy Out De Light (8/1960 US)

RCA VICTOR 61-7774 (‘Living stereo’ edition) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Sweeter As The Day Goes By / Mommy Out De Light (8/1960 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-7774 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Sweeter As The Day Goes By / Mommy Out De Light (1960 CAN)

RCA RCA 1206 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Sweeter As The Day Goes By / Mommy Out De Light (9/1960 UK)

RCA VICTOR 47-7811 (mono edition) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
What Would I Do / This Is My Story (11/1960 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/pop #46, b-side pop #100)

RCA VICTOR 61-7811 (‘Living stereo’ edition) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
What Would I Do / This Is My Story (11/1960 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-7811 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
What Would I Do / This Is My Story (1960 CAN)

RCA 10983 (promo) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
What Would I Do / This Is My Story (12/1960 AUS)

RCA45N 1145 (p/s) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
What Would I Do / This Is My Story (1961 ITA)

RCA VICTOR 47-7877 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Lesson / Love Is The Only Thing (4/1961 US)

RCA VICTOR 37-7877 (‘compact 33 single’) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Lesson / Love Is The Only Thing (4/1961 US)

RCA 101071 (promo) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Lesson / Love Is The Only Thing (1961 AUS)

WILLOW 45-23000 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Baby You’re So Fine / Lovedrops (7/1961 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #27, pop #52, b-side pop #97)

REGENCY R-876 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Baby, You’re So Fine / Lovedrops (1961 CAN)

WILLOW 45-23002 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Darling (I Miss You So) / I’m Guilty (11/1961 US)

WILLOW 45-23004 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Since I Fell For You / He Gave Me Everything (2/1962 US)

WILLOW 45-23006 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Walking In The Rain (5/1962 US)

REGENCY R-907 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Walking In The Rain (1962 CAN)

KING K-6006 (white label promo, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Darling (I Miss You So) (1965 US)

KING K-6006 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Darling (I Miss You So) (1965 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-8517 (white label promo) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Let’s Shake Some More / Gypsy (2/1965 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-8517 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Let’s Shake Some More / Gypsy (2/1965 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-8517 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Let’s Shake Some More / Gypsy (1965 GER)

RCA VICTOR 47-8582 (white label promo) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Fallin’ In Love / From The Beginning Of Time (5/1965 US)

RCA VICTOR 47-8582 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Fallin’ In Love / From The Beginning Of Time (5/1965 US)

RCA VICTOR RCA 1487 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Dearest (10/1965 UK)

RCA VICTOR # (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Dearest (1967 JAM)

ALL PLATINUM PL 2307 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Because You (Do It To Me Baby) / Love Drops (11/1968 US)

ALL PLATINUM PL 2310 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Any Time / Souling With M & S (2/1969 US)

STANG ST 5004 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Rocky Raccoon / Souling With M & S (1969 US)

RCA VICTOR GOLD STANDARD 447-0599 (reissue, black/red label) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Love Is A Treasure (1971 US)

STANG ST-5047 – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Anytime You Want To / Baby You’re So Fine (1972 US)

RCA DJA0-0080 (reissue, promo) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Love Is Strange (1973 US)

RCA VICTOR APAO-0080 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Dearest (1973 US)

GOLDIES 45 D-2672 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Loving You Darling (1974 US)

STARDUST URS 063 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Bewildered / (reverse by Ketty Lester: Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid) (19?? CAN)

UNDERGROUND URC-1078 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Mommy Out De Light (1985 CAN)

RCA SPECIAL PRODUCTS URC-1078 (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / Mommy Out De Light (1985 CAN)

RCA 5224-7-RX (p/s, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (9/1987 US)

RCA 5224-7-R (reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (9/1987 CAN)

RCA PB 49625/PB 49625P (p/s, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (10/1987 UK)

RCA PT 49626R (12″, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (10/1987 UK)

RCA PB 49625 (p/s, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (10/1987 GER)

RCA PT 49626R (12″, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (10/1987 GER)

RCA VICTOR 104724 (p/s, reissue) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA:
Love Is Strange / (reverse by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes: (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life) (10/1987 AUS)

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MICKEY AND SYLVIA : EP’S

GROOVE EGA 18 (p/s) – LOVE IS STRANGE (1957 US)
Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home / No Good Lover / Walkin’ In The Rain

VIK EXA-262 (p/s) – MICKEY & SYLVIA (1957 US)
There Oughta Be A Law / I’m So Glad / Dearest / Se De Boom Run Dun

VIK EXA-262 (p/s) – MICKEY & SYLVIA (1957 CAN)
There Oughta Be A Law / I’m So Glad / Dearest / Se De Boom Run Dun

RCA 75.449 (p/s) – MICKEY AND SYLVIA – CRÉATEURS DU STROLL (1958 FRA)
Rock And Stroll Room / Bewildered / There’ll Be No Backin’ Out / Love Will Make You Fail In School

RCA 75 637 (p/s) – WHAT WOULD WE DO (1960 FRA)
This Is My Story / Mommy Out Delight / What Would I Do / Sweeter As The Day Goes By

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MICKEY AND SYLVIA : ALBUMS

VIK LX-1102 [LP] – NEW SOUNDS (1958 US)
Love Will Make You Fail In School / Peace Of Mind / Rise Sally Rise / Who Knows Why / Say The Word / Too Much Weight / Where Is My Honey / Seems Just Like Yesterday / A New Idea On Love / Forever And A Day / I’ve Got A Feeling / Shake It Up
– cd reissue: Oldays ODR 6128, 2015 JPN –

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MICKEY AND SYLVIA : COLLECTIONS

RCA CAMDEN CAL-863/CAS-863 [LP] – LOVE IS STRANGE (1965 US)
Love Is Strange / Walkin’ In The Rain / Dearest / In My Heart / Mommy Out De Light / Love Is Treasure / Two Shadows On Your Window / Love Will Make You Fail In School / No Good Lover / I’m Going Home
– UK edition: RCA Camden CDN 5133, 1965 / Canadian edition: RCA Camden CAL 863, 1965 / c-cassette edition: RCA CAK-863, 1989 US / cd reissue: Sony BMG Music Entertainment A 685183, 2006 US –

RCA VICTOR APM-1-0327 [LP] – MICKEY AND SYLVIA DO IT AGAIN (1973 US)
Love Is Strange / What Will I Do / A New Idea On Love / Love Will Make You Fail In School / There’ll Be No Backing Out / Bewildered / No Good Love / Dearest / Say The Word / Love Is The Only Thing / There Oughta Be A Law / This Is My Story
– Canadian edition : RCA Victor APM1-0327, 1973 –

RCA 9900-2-R11 [CD]/9900-4-R [CS] – LOVE IS STRANGE AND OTHER HITS (1989 US)
Love Is Strange / Rise Sally Rise / This Is My Story / There Oughta Be A Law / No Good Lover / Rock And Stroll Room / Shake It Up / Peace Of Mind / Sweeter As The Days Go By / Bewildered / What Would I Do / Say The Word / In My Heart / Walking In The Rain / Dearest / Where Is My Honey / It’s You I Love / Love Will Make You Fail In School / I’m Going Home / Can’t Get You On The Phone

BEAR FAMILY BCD 15438 [2-CD] – LOVE IS STRANGE (1990 GER)
Love Is Strange (master) / Rise Sally Rise / I’m So Glad / Forever And A Day / Seems Like Just Yesterday / Se De Boom Run Dun / No Good Lover / Peace Of Mind / Love Is Strange (take 4) / Walkin’ In The Rain / In My Heart / Two Shadows On Your Window / Who Knows Why / I’m Going Home / There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest / Where Is My Honey / Too Much Weight / Let’s Have A Picnic / A New Idea On Love / Say The Word / Love Will Make You Fail In School / I Gotta Be Home By Ten / Love Is A Treasure / Loving You Darling / I’m Working At The Five And Dime (You’re At The A And P) / Shake It Up / Peace Of Mind / Two Shadows on Your Window / Where Is My Honey / There’ll Be No Backin’ Out / Summertime / Rock And Stroll Room (take 1) / Rock And Stroll Room (take 2) / It’s You I Love / True True Love / Bewildered (take 2) / Bewildered (take 9) / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh / To The Valley / Mommy Out De Light / Gonna Work Out Fine / What Would I Do / Sweeter As The Day Goes By / I’m Glad For Your Sake / I Hear You Knockin’ / Love Lesson / This Is My Story / Baby You’re So Fine (Pts. 1 & 2) / Love Is The Only Thing / No Good Lover / Dearest / Baby You’re So Fine (alt. take) / From The Beginning Of Time / Gypsy / Yours / Let’s Shake Some More / From The Beginning Of Time / Fallin’ In Love / Baby You’re So Fine

SEQUEL NEM CD 763 [CD] – THE WILLOW SESSIONS (1995 UK)
Love Is Strange / He Gave Me Everything / Love Drops / The Hucklebuck (prev. unissued) / Baby You’re So Fine (prev. unissued alt. take) / Mickey’s Blues (prev. unissued) / Anytime / Darling (I Miss You So) / Walking In The Rain / I’m Guilty / Loving You Darling (prev. unissued) / Sylvia’s Blues (prev. unissued) / Since I Fell For You / Baby You’re So Fine (2) / Soulin’ With Mickey & Sylvia / Because You Do It To Me / Sylvia: Our Love (prev. unissued alt. take) / Sylvia: I Can’t Help It / Love Is The Only Thing (prev. unissued)

COLLECTABLES COL-5833 [CD] – LOVE IS STRANGE – A GOLDEN CLASSICS EDITION (1997 US)
Love Is Strange / Se De Boom Run Dun / Where Is My Honey / I’m So Glad / Rise Sally Rise / No Good Lover / Walkin’ In The Rain / I’m Going Home / There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest / Bewildered / Mommy Out De Light / This Is My Story / Say The Word / Love Is A Treasure / What Would I Do / Oh Yeah! Uh-Huh / Love Will Make You Fail School

HOODOO 263546 [CD] – NEW SOUNDS (2016 EU)
Love Will Make You Fail In School / Peace Of Mind / Rise Sally Rise / Who Knows Why / Say The Word / Too Much Weight / Where Is My Honey / Seems Like Just Yesterday / A New Idea On Love / Forever And A Day / I’Ve Got A Feeling / Shake It Up / Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home / No Good Lover / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh / It’s You I Love / I’m So Glad / Love Lesson / Se De Boom Run Dun / Gonna Work Out Fine / There Oughta Be A Law / There’ll Be No Backin’ Out / In My Heart

JASMINE JASMCD 3093 [2-CD] – LOVE IS STRANGE – ALL THE HIT SINGLES AS & BS 1950-1962 (2018 UK)
Little Sylvia: Drive Daddy Drive / I Went To Your Wedding / A Million Tears / Don’t Blame My Heart / The Ring / Blue Heaven / I Found Somebody To Love / A Kiss For My Baby / I Miss You / Ain’t Gonna Do It / Everything I Need But You / Mickey & Sylvia: I’m So Glad / Se De Boom Run Dun / Forever And A Day / Rise Sally Rise / Where Is My Honey? / Seems Like Just Yesterday / No Good Lover / Walkin’ In The Rain / Love Is Strange / I’m Going Home / There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest / Love Will Make You Fail In School / Peace Of Mind / Who Knows Why / Say The Word / Too Much Weight / A New Idea On Love / I’ve Got A Feeling (In My Heart) / Shake It Up / Can’t Get You On The Phone / Rock And Stroll Room / Bewildered / True, True Love / It’s You I Love / To The Valley / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh / Sweeter As The Days Go By / Mommy Out De Light / What Would I Do / This Is My Story / Love Lesson / Love Is The Only Thing / Baby You’re So Fine / Love Drops / Darling I Miss You So / I’m Guilty / Since I Fell For You / He Gave Me Everyt hing / Love Is Strange / Walking In The Rain

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MICKEY AND SYLVIA : COMPILATIONS

ORIGINAL SOUND OSR-LPM-5005/OSR-LPS 8854 [LP] – V/A: OLDIES BUT GOODIES, VOL. 4 (1962 US)
Love Is Strange
– lp reissues: Original Sound OSR-LPS 8854, 1966 US / Original Sound OSR-8854, 1970 / c-cassette reissue: Original Sound OS-CT-8854, 199? US / cd reissue: Original Sound OSCD 8854, 1990 US –

RCA VICTOR LPM-2740/LSP-2740 [LP] – V/A: OLD ‘N’ GOLDEN GOODIES (1963 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA CAMDEN CAL 740 [LP] – V/A: ORIGINAL RHYTHM AND BLUES HITS BY RHYTHM AND BLUES STARS (1963 US)
Love Is Strange
– c-cassette reissue: RCA Camden CAK-740, 1986 US –

MERCURY MGH-25000 [LP] – V/A: ORIGINAL GOLDEN HITS OF THE GREAT GROUPS – VOLUME II (1964 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA VICTOR AVL 3612 [LP] – V/A: SHINDIG!! (1965 URUGUAY)
Let’s Shake Some More (Bailemos Shake Otra Vez)

RCA INTERNATIONAL (CAMDEN) INTS 1416 [LP] – V/A: OLDIES BUT GOLDIES (1972 GER)
Love Is Strange

RCA VICTOR RCS 3171/1-2 [2-LP] – V/A: OLDIES BUT GOODIES – THE GOLDEN ERA OF HITS (1972 GER)
Love Is Strange

RCA PRS-399 [LP] – V/A: THE GOLDEN OLDIES REVISITED – GREAT SONGS OF THE FIFTIES AND SIXTIES (1972 US)
Love Is Strange

BROOKVILLE/RCA SPECIAL PRODUCTS PRS-395 [2-LP] – V/A: TURN BACK THE HANDS OF TIME (1972 US)
Love Is Strange
– Canadian 3-lp edition: RCA Special Products-Record Marketing Corporation Of Canada Ltd. BNRS-8807, 197 –

ADAM VIII LTD. AVIII 8004 [LP] – V/A: SOUL TRAIN HALL OF FAME (1973 US)
Love Is Strange
– Canadian lp/c-cassette edition: Cachet CA-1011/CAC-1011, 1973 –

E-C TAPE SERVICE EC 0556 [8-TRACK] – V/A: A JOURNEY INTO YESTERDAY 1956 (1973 US)
Love Is Strange

FESTIVAL FR 1006 [LP] – V/A: JIM PEWTER’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY – SALUTE TO ROCK’N ROLL – VOLUME ONE (1976 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA SPECIAL PRODUCTS/SESSIONS DVL 30294 [3-LP] – V/A: SOLID GOLD (1978 US)
Love Is Strange

READER’S DIGEST RDA-030 [8-LP] – V/A: REMEMBERING THE ’50S AND ’60S (1979 US)
Love Is Strange
– Finnish edition: “50-Ja 60-Luvun Muistot”, Valitut Palat/Reader’s Digest RDA-030 [only the cover is Finnish made, the records are similar to US release] –

ORIGINAL OLDIES MD 513 [7″ EP] (p/s) – V/A: ORIGINAL OLDIES FROM THE 50’S, VOLUME 13 (1984 UK)
Love Is Strange

RCA PD 49626 [CD-EP] – V/A: BILL MEDLEY & JENNIFER WARNER/MICKEY & SYLVIA/THE FIVE SATINS/ZAPPACOSTA (1987 UK)
Love Is Strange

RCA 6408-1-R [LP, 1987]/RCA-BMG 6408-2-R [CD, 1990] – V/A: ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK FROM THE VESTRON MOTION PICTURE – DIRTY DANCING (1987/1990 US)
Love Is Strange
– reissues: “Dirty Dancing And More Dirty Dancing – Collector’s Edition” [2-CD edition], RCA 67786, 1999 / “Dirty Dancing”, RCA 86408, 2002 / “Dirty Dancing”, RCA 88697087622 [2-CD edition], 2007 / “Dirty Dancing”, Commercial Canada 656282, 2004 / “Dirty Dancing – 20th Anniversary Legacy Edition”, RCA 669554, 2007 / “Dirty Dancing – Legacy Edition”, RCA 88697087622, 2007 / “Dirty Dancing”, RCA 88697216332, 2008 / “Dirty Dancing And More Dirty Dancing – Collector’s Edition”, RCA 88697352482, 2008 / “Dirty Dancing”, RCA 88697424082, 2009 / “Dirty Dancing – Girls’ Night In Edition”, Sony Music 88697952282, 2011 / “Dirty Dancing – The Deluxe Anniversary Edition”, Legacy / RCA 543528, 2012/”Dirty Dancing – 20th Anniversary Legacy Edition”, RCA LP 669554, 2012 –

TIME LIFE MUSIC/WARNER SPECIAL PRODUCTS SRNR-14/OP-2544 [2-LP] – V/A: THE ROCK’N’ROLL ERA – 1956 (1987 US)
Love Is Strange

ROULETTE 58010 [LP] – V/A: AMERICAN ROCK’N’ROLL CLASSICS, VOL. 2 (1988 US)
Love Is Strange

JCI 3706 [LP] – V/A: ROCK & ROLL ORIGINATORS (1990)
Love Is Strange

GEFFEN GHS-24310 [LP]/2-24310 [CD] – V/A: MERMAIDS (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK) (1990 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA 8467 [LP]/RCA 8467-2-R [CD] – V/A: NIPPER’S GREATEST HITS : THE 50’S, VOL. 2 (1990 US)
Love Is Strange

BEAR FAMILY BCD 15533 AH [CD] – V/A: LET’S GO JIVIN’ TO ROCK & ROLL (1990 GER)
Rock & Stroll Room

RHINO R2-70561 [CD]/R4-70561 [CS] – V/A: GUITAR PLAYER PRESENTS: LEGENDS OF GUITAR – THE 50’S, VOL. 2 (1991 US)
Love Is Strange

TIME-LIFE RHD-08 [CD] – V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES : 1957 (1991 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA 61144-2 [3-CD] – V/A: THE RCA RECORDS LABEL – THE 1ST NOTE IN BLACK MUSIC (1992 US)
Love Is Strange

ORIGINAL SOUND 8854 [LP]/OCD-8854 [CD] – V/A: OLDIES BUT GOODIES, VOL. 4 (1994 US)
Love Is Strange

MCA 11389 [CD] – V/A: CASINO (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK) (1995 US)
Love Is Strange

ACE CDCHD 557 [CD] – V/A: RADIO GOLD, VOL. 3 (1995 UK)
Love Is Strange

POLYGRAM/ECLIPSE MUSIC GROUP 64605 [5-CD] – V/A: ROCK’N ROLL RELIX – 1954-1959 (1997)
Love Is Strange

WESTSIDE 828 [CD] – V/A: HONKIN’ ‘N’ HOLLERIN’ – R&B FROM THE RADIO CORPORATION, VOL. 1 (1998 UK)
I’m Goin’ Home / Where Is My Honey

WESTSIDE 831 [CD] – V/A: GROOVE STORY – R&B FROM THE RADIO CORPORATION, VOL. 2 (1998 UK)
No Good Lover / Love Is Strange

RCA 67786 [CD] – V/A: DIRTY DANCING AND MORE DIRTY DANCING (COLLECTOR’S EDITION) (1999 US)
Love Is Strange

RCA 67786 [CD] – V/A: JUKEBOX HITS OF 1957, VOL. 2 (1999)
Love Is Strange

UNISON 7001 [CD] – V/A: SOUNDTRACKS OF LOVE – TELL IT LIKE IT IS (1999)
Love Is Strange

ORIGINAL SOUND ENTERTAINMENT 9341 [2-CD] – V/A: BEST OF OLDIES BUT GOODIES, VOL. 4 & 5 (2000 US)
Love Is Strange

ACE CDCHD 778 [CD] – V/A: GREAT R&B DUETS (2000 UK)
Love Is Strange / Bewildered

BMG SPECIAL PRODUCTS 97 [CD] – V/A: GREATEST HITS OF THE 50’S (2000 US)
Love Is Strange

BMG SPECIAL PRODUCTS 46908 [CD] – V/A: DOO WOP’S GREATEST HITS (2002)
Love Is Strange

ACE CDCHD 496 [CD] – V/A: ROCKIN’ FROM COAST TO COAST, VOL. 3 (2003 UK)
No Good Lover

UTV 000101302 [CD] – V/A: YOUR FAVORITE CHICK FLIX – SONGS FROM THE MOVIES! (2003)
Love Is Strange

RCA 55525 [CD] – V/A: ULTIMATE DIRTY DANCING (2003)
Love Is Strange

COLLECTABLES 259 [6-CD] – V/A: DOO WOP DUOS (2003 US)
Love Is Strange / Se De Boom Run Dun / Where Is My Honey / I’m So Glad / Rise Sally Rise / No Good Lover / Walkin’ In The Rain / I’m Going Home / There Oughta Be A Law / Dearest / Bewildered / Mommy Out De Light / This Is My Story / Say The Word / Love Is A Treasure / What Would I Do / Oh Yeah! Uh Huh / Love Will Make You Fail In School

SHOUT! FACTORY 30283 [3-CD] – V/A: ROCK AND ROLL AT FIFTY – A GALAXY OF HITS FROM ROCK’S FIRST DECADE (2003 US)
Love Is Strange

BMG SPECIAL PRODUCTS RCAB 48142 [3-CD] – V/A: REAL 60’S R&B (2004 US)
This Is My Story

HIP-O 000225102 [3-CD] – V/A: THE GOLDEN ERA OF ROCK’N’ROLL – 1954-1963 (2004 US)
Love Is Strange

BMG SPECIAL PRODUCTS RCAB 48126 [2-CD] – V/A: GREATEST HITS OF THE 50’S (2004 US)
Love Is Strange

BMG SPECIAL PRODUCTS RCAB 48134 [3-CD] – V/A: REAL 50’S – THE BIG BEAT (2004 US)
Love Is Strange

GO ENTERTAIN GO3CD7136 [3-CD] – V/A: HEARTBREAKERS (2005)
Love Is Strange

SONY BMG 82876749892 [2-CD] – V/A: 75 JAAR RADIOHITS – 50-60 – DE PRE HISTORIE (2005 GER)
Love Is Strange

COLLECTORS’ CHOICE MUSIC 736 [2-CD] – V/A: FIFTY #1 HITS OF THE ’50S (2006 US)
Love Is Strange

BEAR FAMILY BCD 16712 [CD] – V/A: BLOWIN’ THE FUSE – 31 R&B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1957 (2006 GER)
Love Is Strange

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 077 [2-CD] – V/A: MALT SHOP MEMORIES – JUKEBOX JEMS (2006 US)
Love Is Strange

MADACY DISTRIBUTION 52 6442 [CD] – V/A: THE ROOTS OF ROCK & ROLL (2006 US)
Love Is Strange

CAMDEN 88697060442 [CD] – V/A: 50’S JUKEBOX HITS (2007)
Love Is Strange

Gvc 2014 [2-CD] – V/A: THE EARLY YEARS OF ROCK’N’ROLL (2007)
Love Is Strange

ESSENTIAL GOLD/DYNAMIC NOSTALGIA 3535 [2-CD] – V/A: HEARTBREAK HOTEL (2007)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC DISTRIBUTION 88697060442 [CD] – V/A: 50’S JUKEBOX HITS (2007)
Love Is Strange

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 213812 [10-CD] – V/A: MALT SHOP MEMORIES, VOL. 5 (2007 US)
Love Is Strange

SONY BMG 167292 [4-CD] – V/A: THE 2ND SMOOTH JAZZ AVENUE – THE GREATEST MOMENTS IN THE SMOOTH JAZZ HISTORY (2007 US)
Love Is Strange

ACE CDCHD 1200 [CD] – V/A: THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ROCK’N’ROLL, VOLUME 11 (2007 UK)
Love Is Strange

DREAM CATCHER 1018 [2-CD] – V/A: THE R&B YEARS – 1956, VOLUME TWO (2007)
No Good Lover

HIGH FIDELITY HFMCD 4001 [4-CD] – V/A: 100 GREAT LOVE SONGS OF THE FIFTIES (2008)
Love Is Strange

SONY BMG # [3-CD] – V/A: 1ST SWING BOULEVARD (2008)
Love Is Strange

ACROBAT ACTRCD 9020 [3-CD] – V/A: 75 SLICES OF HOT COOL MELLOW AND ROCKIN’ HARMONY (2008 UK)
Dearest

NOT NOW MUSIC NOT3CD 006 [3-CD] – V/A: FOREVER ROCK’N’ROLL (2008 UK)
Love Is Strange

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 19555 [4-CD] – V/A: MALT SHOP MEMORIES (2008 US)
Love Is Strange

DYNAMIC NOSTALGIA DYN 3545 [3-CD] – V/A: MELODY OF LOVE – GREAT 50’S LOVE SONGS (ESSENTIAL COLLECTION) (2008)
Love Is Strange

ZYX MUSIC 11421 [2-CD] – V/A: ROCK’N’ROLL LEGENDS (2008)
Love Is Strange

GOLDEN DECADE/MEMBRAN 231975 [3-CD] – V/A: MUSIC OF MY LIFE – GOLDEN DECADE, VOL. 20 (1956) (2008)
Love Is Strange

ZYX MUSIC 11421 [2-CD] – V/A: ROCK’N’ROLL LEGENDS (2008)
Love Is Strange

ACE CDCHD 1190 [CD] – V/A: THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ROCK’N’ROLL – THE FOLLOW-UP HITS (2008 UK)
There Oughta Be A Law

ACROBAT ACQCD 7006 [4-CD] – V/A: THE GREATEST R&B HITS OF 1956 (2008 UK)
Love Is Strange

ACROBAT ACQCD 7007 [4-CD] – V/A: THE GREATEST R&B HITS OF 1957 (2008 UK)
There Oughta Be A Law

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 22196 [2-CD] – V/A: THE ULTIMATE OLDIES BUT GOODIES COLLECTION – RAUNCHY (2008 US)
Love Is Strange

GOLDEN STARS GSS 5484 [3-CD] – V/A: WELL-WORN GROOVES – GOLDEN OLDIES OF THE 50S (2008)
Love Is Strange

REMEMBER RMB75502 [2-CD] – V/A: YESTERDAY’S GOLD – 60 GOLDEN OLDIES OF THE 50’S (2008)
Love Is Strange

ZYX MUSIC 114212 [2-CD] – V/A: WORLD OF ROCK’N ROLL LEGENDS (2008)
Love Is Strange

BEAR FAMILY BCD 17031 [CD] – V/A: JUKE JOINT BOOGIE (33 2/3 EDITION, RHYTHM AND BLUES CLASSICS) (2008 GER)
Dearest

BACKLINE 400060 [2-CD] – V/A: BACKLINE, VOL. 60 (2009)
There Oughta Be A Law

PRESTIGE CDSGP 1103 [2-CD] – V/A: WHERE THE STEPS WERE STARTED (2009)
Love Is Strange

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 25046 [3-CD] – V/A: THE ULTIMATE OLDIES BUT GOODIES COLLECTION (2010 US)
Love Is Strange

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD051 [3-CD] – V/A: HEAVY SUGAR – THE PURE ESSENCE OF NEW ORLEANS R&B (2010 UK)
There’ll Be No Backin’ Out

GO ENTERTAIN GO3CD7035 [3-CD] – V/A: LEMON POPSICKLES AND STRAWBERRY MILKSHAKES – MILLION SELLERS (2010)
Love Is Strange

EMI TV VTDCD 994 [2-CD] – V/A: LIPSTICK ON YOUR COLLAR – 62 VINTAGE JUKEBOX CLASSICS (2010)
Love Is Strange

TIME/LIFE MUSIC 22200 [10-CD] – V/A: THE ULTIMATE OLDIES BUT GOODIES COLLECTION (2011 US)
Love Is Strange

SONY MYSIC 88691946452 [4-CD] – V/A: PURE… 50S (2012 EU)
Love Is Strange

JASMINE JASCD 698 [2-CD] – V/A: DOC POMUS – SINGER AND SONGWRITER (2012 UK)
Say The Word

SECRET SECCD060 [CD] – V/A: IKE TURNER – TROUBLE UP THE ROAD – THE RECORDINGS 1961 (2012 UK)
Baby You’re So Fine / Lovedrops

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD088 [3-CD] – KING CURTIS: WAIL MAN WAIL – THE BEST OF KING CURTIS 1952-1961 (2012 UK)
I’m Going Home

GO ENTERTAIN GO3CD7136 [3-CD] – V/A: HEARTBREAKERS (2013 UK)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC 88843007152 [2-CD] – V/A: I LOVE ROCK’N’ROLL (2013 POL)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC 8883737282 [2-CD] – V/A: THOSE WERE THE DAYS – SUMMER HOLIDAY (2013 EU)
Love Is Strange

WAGRAM MUSIC 3279912 [10-CD] – V/A: SUPER 10 CD ROCK’N’ROLL (2013 EU)
Love Is Strange

ACROBAT ACSCD6003 [6-CD] – V/A: THE R&B NO. 1S OF THE ’50S (2013 UK)
Love Is Strange

DOCUMENTS/THE INTENSE MEDIA 600087 [10-CD] – V/A: NO. 1 HITS (2013 EU)
Love Is Strange

GO ENTERTAIN GO3CD7325 [3-CD] – V/A: AMERICAN HEARTBREAKERS (2013 UK)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC 88883750612 [4-CD] – V/A: PURE… ROCK’N’ROLL (2013 EU)
Love Is Strange

GO ENTERTAIN GO3CD7326 [3-CD] – V/A: SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES (2013 UK)
Love Is Strange

ZESTIFY MEDIA LTD. TNH03 [2-CD] – V/A: HEY! BABY (2014 UK)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC 88843095032 [3-CD] – V/A: 60 HITS ROCK ‘N ROLL (2014 BEL)
Love Is Strange

NOT NOW MUSIC NOT3CD139 [3-CD] – V/A: THE SONGS OF POMUS & SHUMAN (2014 UK)
Say The Word

SONY MUSIC 8843032012 [3-CD] – V/A: A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES (2014 UK)
Love Is Strange

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD202 [3-CD] – V/A: IT TAKES TWO – DYNAMITE DUOS OF THE ROCK & ROLL ERA (2014 UK)
Bewildered

ONE DAY MUSIC DAY2CD251 [2-CD] – V/A: QUICKSAND – THE GROOVE RECORDS STORY 1954-1956 (2014 UK)
Love Is Strange / No Good Lover

SONY MUSIC/UNIVERSAL MUSIC TV 5348611 [3-CD] – V/A: THE BEST ROCK’N’ROLL ALBUM IN THE WORLD… EVER! (2014 UK)
Love Is Strange

RIGHTEOUS PSALM 23.85D [2-CD] – V/A: 60 SONGS FROM THE CRAMPS’ CRAZY COLLECTION (2015 UK)
No Good Lover

SONY MUSIC 88875166892 [2-CD] – V/A: I LOVE DUETS (2015 POL)
Love Is Strange

JUKEBOX GIANTS JGR002 [CD] – V/A: GREATEST ROCK’N’ROLL LOVE SONGS (2016 GER)
Love Is Strange

SONY MUSIC 88985356482 [3-CD] – V/A: THOSE WERE THE DAYS (2016 EU)
Love Is Strange

HOODOO 263541 [2-CD] – V/A: DOC POMUS – THESE MAGIC MOMENTS (2017)
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SESSION WORKS – SINGLES (selective list, omit 1970’s-2010’s reissues)

DECCA 48261 (78 rpm)/9-48261 (45 rpm) – BILLY VALENTINE TRIO
Baby Please Don’t Go / It’s A Sin To Tell A Lie (1951 US)

DECCA 28801 (78 rpm)/9-28801 (45 rpm) – FLOYD SMITH (a) / BILLY VALENTINE TRIO (b) (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Don’t Cry Baby / You May Be Trash To Someone (But Baby You’re A Queen To Me) (1952 US)

OKEH 6902 (78 rpm) – LARRY DARNELL (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Better Be On My Way / What’s On Your Mind (1952 US)

OKEH 6916 (78 rpm) – LARRY DARNELL, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF LEROY KIRKLAND
Singin’ My Blues / No Time At All (1952 US)

WHEELER 105 (78 rpm) – DANNY “RUN JOE” TAYLOR
Coffee Daddy Blues / Come On Home Baby (1952 US)

CORAL 65082 (78 rpm) – DANNY “RUN JOE” TAYLOR
Coffee Daddy Blues / Come On Home Baby (1952 US)

CORAL 65097 (78 rpm) – DANNY “RUN JOE” TAYLOR
Sittin’ Here Thinkin’ / I’ve Been Doin’ It Too (1952 US)

CORAL 65101 (78 rpm) – DANNY “RUN JOE” TAYLOR
Sweet Lovin’ Daddy / Walkin’ In My Sleep (1952 US)

SAVOY 847 (78 rpm)/45-847 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD
Easy, Easy Baby / Letter In Blue (1952 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #8)

SAVOY 851 (78 rpm)/45-851 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD, ORCHESTRA UNDER DIRECTION LEROY KIRKLAND
Here In My Heart / I’m Yours (1952 US)

SAVOY 853 (78 rpm)/45-853 (45 rpm) – EDDIE MACK
Seven Days Blues / Keyhole Blues (1952 US)

SAVOY 860 (78 rpm)/45-860 (45 rpm) – FLORENCE WRIGHT AND ORCHESTRA
I Went To Your Wedding / My Blue Heaven (1952 US)
v SAVOY 861 (78 rpm)/45-861 (45 rpm) – HAL SINGER AND ORCHESTRA
Indian Love Call / The Frog Hop (1952 US)

SAVOY 865 (78 rpm)/45-865 (45 rpm) – H-BOMB FERGUSON WITH VARETTA DILLARD (a) / H-BOMB FERGUSON (b)
Tortured Love / Give It Up (1952 US)

SAVOY 869 (78 rpm)/45-869 (45 rpm) – DANNY COBB AND ORCH.
Farewell Baby / Don’t Mess With My Woman (1952 US)

SAVOY 871 (78 rpm)/45-871 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Double Crossing Daddy / I Cried And Cried (1952 US)

SAVOY 875 (78 rpm)/45-875 (45 rpm) – CARLTON COLEMAN
My Mother Told Me / They Won’t Tell It Right (1952 US)

ATLANTIC 976 (78 rpm)/45-976 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Roll With Me Baby / The Midnight Hour (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 984 (78 rpm)/45-984 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
The Sun’s Gonna Shine Again / Jumpin’ In The Morning (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 986 (78 rpm)/45-986 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN WITH ORCHESTRA (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean / R.B. Blues (1953 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1, pop #23)

ATLANTIC 996 (78 rpm)/45-996 (45 rpm) – HAL PAIGE AND HIS BAND
Drive It Home / Break Of Day Blues (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 999 (78 rpm)/45-999 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Mess Around / Funny But I Still Love You (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 1002 (78 rpm)/45-1002 (45 rpm) – CARMEN TAYLOR WITH ORCHESTRA
Lovin’ Daddy / Ding Dong (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 1005 (78 rpm)/45-1005 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN WITH ORCHESTRA (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
I Would If I Could / The Tears Keep Tumbling Down (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 1006 (78 rpm)/45-1006 (45 rpm) – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS
Money Honey / The Way I Feel (1953 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1)

ATLANTIC 1008 (78 rpm)/45-1008 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Heartbreaker / Feelin’ Sad (1953 US)
v ATLANTIC 1018 (78 rpm)/45-1018 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN
If You Don’t Want Me / Love Contest (1953 US)

ATLANTIC 1019 (78 rpm)/45-1019 (45 rpm) – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS
Lucille / Such A Night (1953 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #7, b-side Billboard/r&b #2)

OKEH 6954/4-6954 (78 rpm)/4-6954 (45 rpm) – LARRY DARNELL (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
I’ll Be Sittin’, I’ll Be Rockin’ / Crazy She Calls Me (1953 US)

DECCA 28804/9-28804 (78 rpm)/9-28804 (45 rpm) – LITTLE ESTHER
If You Want Me / Talkin’ All Out Of My Head (1953 US)

DECCA 48305/9-48305 (78 rpm)/9-48305 (45 rpm) – LITTLE ESTHER
Please Don’t Send Me (‘Cause I Got Nowhere To Go) / Stop Cryin’ (1953 US)

ALADDIN 3197 (78 rpm)/45-3197 (45 rpm) – AMOS MILBURN AND HIS ALADDIN CHICKENSHACKERS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer / What Can I Do? (1953 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #2)

RCA VICTOR 20-5226 (78 rpm)/47-5226 (45 rpm) – MELVIN SMITH
I Don’t Have To Hunt No More / Every Pound (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5230 (78 rpm)/47-5230 (45 rpm) – MR. SAD HEAD (= William A. ‘Sunny’ Thurman)
Hard Luck And Traveling / I’m High (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5388 (78 rpm)/47-5388 (45 rpm) – MR. SAD HEAD WITH BILLY FORD AND HIS ORCHESTRA (= William A. ‘Sunny’ Thurman)
Make Haste / Black Diamond (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5406 (78 rpm)/47-5406 (45 rpm) – MELVIN SMITH
It Went Down Easy / Why Do These Things Have To Be (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5492 (78 rpm)/47-5492 (45 rpm) – SONNY TERRY
Hootin’ And Jumpin’ / Hooray, Hooray (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5558 (78 rpm)/47-5558 (45 rpm) – DANNY “RUN JOE” TAYLOR
You Look Bad / Gator Tail (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5567 (78 rpm)/47-5567 (45 rpm) – BERTICE READING WITH LEROY KIRKLAND’S ORCHESTRA
I’m Alone / Tears Of Joy (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5577 (78 rpm)/47-5577 (45 rpm) – SONNY TERRY
Sonny Is Drinking / I’m Gonna Rock Your Wig (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5578 (78 rpm)/47-5578 (45 rpm) – MELVIN SMITH
Letter To My Baby / I Feel Like Goin’ Home (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5584 (78 rpm)/47-5584 (45 rpm) – SQUARE WALTON
Bad Hangover / Fish Tail Blues (1953 US)

RCA VICTOR 20-5593 (78 rpm)/47-5593 (45 rpm) – SQUARE WALTON
Gimme Your Bankroll / Pepper Head Woman (1953 US)

GROOVE 0008 (78 rpm)/4G-0008 (45 rpm) – MILT TRENIER WITH GENE GILBEAUX QUARTET
Straighten Up, Baby / Why (1953 US)

PRESTIGE 1308 (78 rpm) – BILLY VALENTINE
I Wanta Love You / Gamblin’ Man (1953 US)

SAVOY 1121 (78 rpm)/45-1121 (45 rpm) – DOLLY COOPER
You Gotta Be Good To Yourself / Love Can’t Be Blind (1953 US)

KING 4633 (78 rpm)/45-4633 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE
The Blues Got Me Rockin’ / Tongue Tied Blues (1953 US)

KING 4636 (78 rpm)/45-4636 (45 rpm) – PINEY BROWN
Whispering Blues / Walk-A-Block-And-Fall (1953 US)

KING 4642 (78 rpm)/45-4642 (45 rpm) – ANNISTEEN ALLEN
Wanted / My Brand Of Loving (1953 US)

KING 4651 (78 rpm)/45-4651 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE
Ain’t No Meat On De Bone / Please Tell Me Baby (1953 US)

KING 4668 (78 rpm)/45-4668 (45 rpm) – WYNONIE HARRIS
Please, Louise / Nearer My Love To Thee (1953 US)

KING 4672 (78 rpm)/45-4672 (45 rpm) – STICKS MCGHEE
Dealin’ From The Bottom / Jungle Juice (1953 US)

KING 4700 (78 rpm)/45-4700 (45 rpm) – STICKS MCGHEE
I’m Doin’ All This Time (And You Put Me Down) / The Wiggle Waggle Woo (1953 US)

FEDERAL 12159 (78 rpm)/45-12159 (45 rpm) – JESSE POWELL ORCHESTRA
Love To Spare / Rear Bumper (1953 US)

FEDERAL 12171 (78 rpm)/45-12171 (45 rpm) – JESSE POWELL ORCHESTRA
Leaving Tonight / Hot Box (1953 US)

KING 4685 (78 rpm)/45-4685 (45 rpm) – WYNONIE HARRIS
Down, Boy, Down / Quiet Whiskey (1954 US)

KING 4691 (78 rpm)/45-4691 (45 rpm) – ANNISTEEN ALLEN
Down By The River / I Don’t Want No Substitute (1954 US)

KING 4700 (78 rpm)/45-4700 (45 rpm) – STICK MCGHEE
The Wiggle Waggle Woo / I’m Doin’ All This (And You Put Me Down) (1954 US)

CAT 102 (78 rpm)/45-102 (78 rpm) – “LITTLE” SYLVIA VANDERPOOL WITH MICKEY BAKER AND HIS BAND
Fine Love / Speedy Life (1954 US)

CAT 107 (78 rpm)/45-107 (78 rpm) – MILLIE BOSMAN WITH JESSE STONE ORCHESTRA
Really Satisfied / Your Good Doin’ (1954 US)

CAT 111 (78 rpm)/45-111 (78 rpm) – ROSEMARIE MCCOY
Dippin’ In My Business / Down Here (1954 US)

ATLANTIC 1021 (78 rpm)/45-1021 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
It Should Have Been Me / Sinner’s Prayer (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #5)

ATLANTIC 1026 (78 rpm)/45-1026 (45 rpm) – JOE TURNER AND HIS BLUES KINGS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Shake, Rattle And Roll / You Know I Love You (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard r&b #1, pop #22)

ATLANTIC 1027 (78 rpm)/45-1027 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN WITH ORCHESTRA
If I Had Any Sense / Hello Little Boy (1954 US)

ATLANTIC 1028 (78 rpm)/45-1028 (45 rpm) – JESSE STONE AND HIS BAND
Oh, That’ll Be Joyful / Runaway (1954 US)

ATLANTIC 1029 (78 rpm)/45-1029 (45 rpm) – THE DIRFTERS FEATURING CLYDE MCPHATTER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Honey Love / Warm Your Heart (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1, pop #21)

ATLANTIC 1030 (78 rpm)/45-1030 (45 rpm) – LAVERN BAKER WITH ORCHESTRA
I Can’t Hold Out Any Longer / Living My Life For You (1954 US)

ATLANTIC 1036 (78 rpm)/45-1036 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN AND HER RHYTHMAKERS WITH ORCHESTRA
Oh What A Dream / Please Don’t Freeze (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1)

ATLANTIC 1037 (78 rpm)/45-1037 (45 rpm) – RAY CHARLES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Don’t You Know (Baby) / Losing Hand (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #10)

ATLANTIC 1040 (78 rpm)/45-1040 (45 rpm) – JOE TURNER AND HIS BLUES KINGS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Well All Right / Married Woman (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard r&b #9)

ATLANTIC 1043 (78 rpm)/45-1043 (45 rpm) – THE DRIFTERS FEATURING CLYDE MCPHATTER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Bip Bam / Someday You’ll Want Me To Want You (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #7)

ATLANTIC 1044 (78 rpm)/45-1044 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN AND HER RHYTHMAKERS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Mambo Baby / Somebody Touched Me (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #1)

ALADDIN 3218 (78 rpm)/45-3218 (45 rpm) – AMOS MILBURN AND HIS ALADDIN CHICKENSHACKERS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Good, Good Whiskey / Let’s Have A Party (1954 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #5)

GROOVE G-0002 (78 rpm)/4G-0002 (45 rpm) – BIG JOHN GREER WITH ORCHESTRAL ACCOMPANIMENT (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Bottle It Up And Go / You’ll Never Be Mine (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0004 (78 rpm)/4G-0004 (45 rpm) – BERTICE READING
I’d Gladly Do It Again / I Gotta Know (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0010 (78 rpm)/4G-0010 (45 rpm) – MELVIN SMITH
No Baby / You Can’t Stay Here (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0014 (78 rpm)/4G-0014 (45 rpm) – PAUL WILLIAMS
Spread Of Joy / Women Are The Root Of All Evil (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0016 (78 rpm)/4G-0016 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Too Long / When The Roses Bloom In Lovers’ Lane (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0028 (78 rpm)/4G-0028 (45 rpm) – MILT TRENIER
Day Old Bread / Give A Little Time (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0029 (78 rpm)/4G-0029 (45 rpm) – LARRY DALE
You Better Heed My Warning / Please Tell Me (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0034 (78 rpm)/4G-0034 (45 rpm) – OTIS BLACKWELL
Oh! What A Babe / Here Am I (1954 US)

GROOVE G-0038 (78 rpm)/4G-0038 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER
Wait Till After Christmas / We Wanna See Santa Do The Mambo (1954 US)

MERCURY 70329 (78 rpm)/70329×45 (45 rpm) – DINAH WASHINGTON
Short John / Feel Like I Wanna Cry (1954 US)

HERALD H-424 (78/45 rpm) – DICKIE THOMPSON
Thirteen Women And One Man / I’m Innocent (1954 US)

HERALD H-431 (78/45 rpm) – DICKIE THOMPSON
Jookin’ / If I Hadn’t Been Drunk (1954 US)

DECCA 48314 (78 rpm)/9-48314 (45 rpm) – LITTLE ESTHER
Sit Back Down / He’s A No Good Man (1954 US)

GUYDEN 100 (78/45 rpm) – CARMEN TAYLOR, ORCH. DIR. BY KELLY OWENS (prob. feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)
Let Me Go, Lover / No More, No Less (1954 US)

OKEH 7025 (78 rpm)/4-7025 (45 rpm) – ANNIE LAURIE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF HOWARD BIGGS
I’m Tired (Of Waitin’ For You) / Feeling The Need (1954 US)

OKEH 7026 (78 rpm)/4-7026 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF DANNY MENDELSOHN
I’ve Got A Feelin’ / You’ll Never Know (1954 US)

OKEH 7042 (78 rpm)/4-7042 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF DANNY MENDELSOHN
My Big Mistake / I’m Getting ‘Long Alright (1954 US)

OKEH 7053 (78 rpm)/4-7053 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF DANNY MENDELSOHN (a) / BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF LEROY KIRKLAND (b)
Ain’t No Use / Don’t Leave Poor Me (1954 US)

SAVOY 1129 (78 rpm)/45-1129 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN
That Man / I Wonder (What’s Wrong With Me) (1954 US)

SAVOY 1135 (78 rpm)/45-1135 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN
Is It True – Is it True / Two Faced Woman (And A Lyin’ Man) (1954 US)

SAVOY 1137 (78 rpm)/45-1137 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD
Send Me Some Money / Love (1954 US)

SAVOY 1138 (78 rpm)/45-1138 (45 rpm) – WILBERT HARRISON
The Ways Of A Woman / Don’t Drop It (1954 US)

SAVOY 1147 (78 rpm)/45-1147 (45 rpm) – THE ROAMERS
Deep Freeze / I’ll Never Get Over You (1954 US)

SAVOY 1149 (78 rpm)/45-1149 (45 rpm) – WILBERT HARRISON WITH THE ROAMERS
Da Dee Ya Da I’d Do Anything For You / Women And Whiskey (1954 US)

CAPITOL F2937 (45 rpm) – ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH ORCHESTRA ACCOMPANIMENT
Take A Chance On Me / No More Lovin’ (1954 US)

MGM K11828 (45 rpm) – BOBBY PRINZE, ORCHESTRA CONDUCTED BY LEROY KIRKLAND
One Sweet Kiss / I’ll Be Satisfied (1954 US)

MERCURY 70359 (78 rpm)/70359X45 (45 rpm) – PEGGY SAUNDERS
Things Down In The Dark (Are Bound To Come To Light) / Don’t Rush Me Baby (1954 US)

CAPITOL F3000 (45 rpm) – ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH ORCHESTRA ACCOMPANIMENT
I’ve Got Troubles / Nothing Can Replace You (1955 US)

MERCURY 70549 (78 rpm)/70549X45 (45 rpm) – JAY HAWKINS
This Is All / (She Put The) Wamee (On Me) (1955 US)

CAPITOL F3145 (45 rpm) – BILLY VALENTINE (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)

It’s A Sin / Your Love Has Got Me (Reelin’ And A-Rockin’) (1955 US)

CAPITOL F3277 (45 rpm) – ANITA TUCKER WITH HOWARD BIGGS’ MUSIC
Slow, Smooth And Easy / Let’s Make Love, “Welcome To My Heart” (1955 US)

SAVOY 1153 (78 rpm)/45-1153 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD
Johnny Has Gone / So Many Ways (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #6)

SAVOY 1155 (78 rpm)/45-1155 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN
Don’t Be Angry / It’s Really You (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r’n’b #2, pop #25)

SAVOY 1156 (78 rpm)/45-1156 (45 rpm) – THE ROAMERS
Chop Chop Ching A Ling / Never Let Me Go (1955 US)

SAVOY 1157 (78 rpm)/45-1157 (45 rpm) – THE DREAMS
I’ll Be Faithful / My Little Honeybun (1955 US)

SAVOY 1160 (78 rpm)/45-1160 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD WITH THE ROAMERS (a) / VARETTA DILLARD (b)
You’re The Answer To My Prayer / Promise Mr. Thomas (1955 US)

SAVOY 1166 (78 rpm)/45-1166 (45 rpm) – VARETTA DILLARD WITH THE ROAMERS (a) / VARETTA DILLARD (b)
I’ll Never Forget You / I Can’t Stop Now (1955 US)

SAVOY 1167 (78 rpm)/45-1167 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Just A Little Love / Well Well Well Baby-La (1955 US)

SAVOY 1168 (78 rpm)/45-1168 (45 rpm) – FLORENCE WRIGHT
Young Lover’s Waltz / To Love Is To Sin (1955 US)

MERCURY 70580 (78 rpm)/70580-X45 (45 rpm) – ELLA JOHNSON
Alright, Okay, You Win / If You Only Would Say You’re Sorry (1955 US)

MERCURY 70628 (78 rpm)/70628-X45 (45 rpm) – ELLA JOHNSON
Someday / It’s ‘Bout To Break My Heart In Two (1955 US)

MERCURY 70652 (78 rpm)/70652X45 (45 rpm) – ROLLEE MCGILL
In My Neighborhood / Rhythm Rockin’ Blues (1955 US)

MERCURY 70725 (78 rpm)/70725X45 (45 rpm) – ROLLEE MCGILL
Blue Melody Moon / There’s Madness In My Heart (1955 US)

WING W-90005 (78 rpm)/W-90005-X45 (45 rpm) – JAY HAWKINS
You’re All Of My Life To Me / Well I Tried (1955 US)

WING W-90006 (78 rpm)/W-90006-X45 (45 rpm) – TITUS TURNER
All Around The World / Do You Know (1955 US)

WING W-90033 (78 rpm)/W-90033-X45 (45 rpm) – TITUS TURNER
Sweet And Low / Big John (1955 US)

KING 4780 (78 rpm)/45-4780 (45 rpm) – EARL KING
Don’t Take It So Hard / Gratefully (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #7)

KING 4788 (78 rpm)/45-4788 (45 rpm) – RUFUS GORE AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Firewater / Ghost Walk (1955 US)

KING 4798 (78 rpm)/45-4798 (45 rpm) – EARL KING
Old Faithful And True Love / My House Is Not A Home (1955 US)

KING 4818 (78 rpm)/45-4818 (45 rpm) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
All Around The World / Don’t Leave Me, Dear (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #5)

KING 4824 (78 rpm)/45-4824 (45 rpm) – EARL KING
I Get So Happy / Someone Who Cares (1955 US)

KING 4827 (78 rpm)/45-4827 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE
That’s My Pa / Stumbling Block (1955 US)

KING 4841 (78 rpm)/45-4841 (45 rpm) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
Need Your Love So Bad / Home At Last (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #5, b-side Billboard/r&b #6)

KING 4859 (78 rpm)/45-4859 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE
She Cooks Me Cabbage / Silent Partner (1955 US)

KING 4876 (78 rpm)/45-4876 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Failing Health Blues / Me And My Mule (1955 US)

KING 4938 (78 rpm)/45-4938 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Mail Order Woman / Big Leg Emma’s (1955 US)

ATLANTIC 1051 (78 rpm)/45-1051 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN AND HER RHYTHMAKERS WITH ORCHESTRA (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Bye Bye Young Men / Ever Since My Baby’s Been Gone (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #13)

ATLANTIC 1055 (78 rpm)/45-1055 (45 rpm) – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Gone / What’cha Gonna Do (1955 US)
(Note: b-side Billboard/r&b #2)

ATLANTIC 1057 (78 rpm)/45-1057 (45 rpm) – LAVERN BAKER AND THE GLIDERS WITH ORCHESTRA
Bop-Ting-A-Ling / That’s All I Need (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #3)

MGM 11989 (78 rpm)/K11989 (45 rpm) – CHARLIE CALHOUN AND HIS ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS (feat. Jesse Stone:vcl, poss. Mickey Baker:gtr)
Smack Dab In The Middle / (I Don’t Know) Why The Car Won’t Go (1955 US)

JAY-DEE 800 (78 rpm)/800-45 (45 rpm) – ERNESTINA (= Ernestine Hassell Abbott)
Don’t You Ever Let Me Go / Special Delivery (1955 US)

JAY-DEE 802 (78 rpm)/802-45 (45 rpm) – OTIS BLACKWELL
You Move Me Baby! / My Poor Broken Heart (1955 US)

JAY-DEE 803 (78 rpm)/803-45 (45 rpm) – DEAN BARLOW
Forever / Don’t Leave Me, Baby! (1955 US)

JAY-DEE 805 (78 rpm)/805-45 (45 rpm) – DEAN BARLOW
True Love / My Life Is Empty Without You (1955 US)

JAY-DEE 808 (78 rpm)/808-45 (45 rpm) – OTIS BLACKWELL
Oh! What A Wonderful Time / Let The Daddy Hold You (1955 US)

OKEH 7060 (78 rpm)/4-7060 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF LEROY KIRKLAND (a) / BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF QUINCY JONES (b)
One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show / Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On (1955 US)

OKEH 7066 (78 rpm)/4-7066 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF QUINCY JONES
The Other Night / Such A Cutie (1955 US)

OKEH 7069 (78 rpm)/4-7069 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE, ORCH. UNDER DIR. OF LEROY KIRKLAND (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
New Kind Of Mambo / Gabbin’ Blues (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0100 (78 rpm)/4G-0100 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER
Will I Be The One / Lucky, Lucky, Me (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0106 (78 rpm)/4G-0106 (45 rpm) – BIG TINY KENNEDY AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Country Boy / I Need A Good Woman (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0108 (78 rpm)/4G-0108 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER
Soon Soon Soon / I’m Glad For Your Sake (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0119 (78 rpm)/4G-0109 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER (a) / JOHN GREER AND HIS COMBO (b)
Come Back Maybelline / Night Crawlin’ (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0125 (78 rpm)/4G-0125 (45 rpm) – MR. BEAR AND HIS BEARCATS (= Teddy McRae)
How Come / I’m Gonna Keep My Good Eye On You (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0127 (78 rpm)/4G-0127 (45 rpm) – ZILLA MAYS
Come Back To Me / Right Now (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0131 (78 rpm)/4G-0131 (45 rpm) – JOHN GREER WITH THE FOUR STUDENTS (a) / JOHN GREER AND HIS COMBO (b)
A Man And A Woman / Blam (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0132 (78 rpm)/4G-0132 (45 rpm) – LITTLE TOMMY BROWN
Don’t Leave Me / Won’t You Forgive Me (1955 US)

GROOVE G-0133 (78 rpm)/4G-0133 (45 rpm) – BIG TINY KENNEDY AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Strange Kind Of Feeling / ‘Tain’t Right (1955 US)

ATLANTIC 1082 (78 rpm)/45-1082 (45 rpm) – RUTH BROWN AND HER RHYTHMAKERS WITH ORCHESTRA (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
I Want To Do More / Old Man River (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #3)

ATLANTIC 1120 (78 rpm)/45-1120 (45 rpm) – CHUCK CALHOUN AND HIS ATLANTIC ALL-STARS
Hey, Tiger / Barrel House (1955 US)

ATCO 6051 (78 rpm)/45-6051 (45 rpm) – JESSE STONE AND HIS HOUSEROCKERS FEATURING THE ELECTRONIC HARP
Night Life / The Rocket (1955 US)

CORAL 61427 (78 rpm)/9-61427 (45 rpm) – BIG AL SEARS AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOCAL BY CHARLES CALHOUN (a) / BIG AL SEARS AND HIS ORCHESTRA (b)
Come And Dance With Me / Tom, Dick ‘N’ Harry (1955 US)

HERALD H-448 (78/45 rpm) – BIG AL SEARS AND HIS ROCK’N’ROLLERS
Goin’ Uptown / Tweedle Dee (1955 US)

HERALD H-453 (78/45 rpm) – JOHNNY FRANK (= ‘Brother’ John Sellers)
Oh, Darlin’ / Li’l Lover (1955 US)

HERALD H-463 (78/45 rpm) – LARRY DALE
Feelin’ All Right / No Tellin’ What I’ll Do (1955 US)

SAVOY 1172 (78 rpm)/45-1172 (45 rpm) – THE CARNATIONS
The Angels Sent You To Me / Night Time Is The Right Time (1955 US)

SAVOY 1173 (78 rpm)/45-1173 (45 rpm) – “DOC” JONES
My Promise / I’m Gonna Love And Be Loved (1955 US)

SAVOY 1176 (78 rpm)/45-1176 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN
Dood’ll I Love You / Sittin’ In The Dark (1955 US)

SAVOY 45-1176 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN
Doodle I Love You / Sittin’ In The Dark (1955 US)

SAVOY 1177 (78 rpm)/45-1177 (45 rpm) – BROWNIE MCGHEE
I’d Love To Love You / Anna Mae (1955 US)

SAVOY 1178 (78 rpm)/45-1178 (45 rpm) – LITTLE DAVID AND HIS HARPS
I Won’t Cry / You’ll Pay (1955 US)

BATON 218 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE, DAVE MCRAE ORCH.
Are You Satisfied? / Darling, Don’t Hurt Me (1955 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r’n’b #10)

RAINBOW 328 (78 rpm)/45-328 (45 rpm) – BONNIE SISTERS WITH ORCH.
Cry Baby / I Saw Mommy Cha Cha Cha With You Know Who? (1956 US)

RAINBOW 328 (78 rpm)/45-328 (45 rpm) – BONNIE SISTERS WITH MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER ORCH. (a) / BONNIE SISTERS WITH MICKEY “GUITAR” BAKER AND RANDY CARLOS CHA CHA RHYTHMS (b)
Cry Baby / I Saw Mommy Cha Cha Cha With You Know Who? (1956 US)

RAINBOW 333 (78 rpm)/45-333 (45 rpm) – BONNIE SISTERS WITH ORCH. AND MICKEY (GUITAR) BAKER
Track That Cat / Wandering Heart (1956 US)

SAVOY 1179 (78 rpm)/45-1179 (45 rpm) – HAL SINGER AND HIS ORCH.
Hot Rod / Rock N’ Roll (1956 US)

SAVOY 1181 (78 rpm)/45-1181 (45 rpm) – “BIG” MILLER WITH THE 5 PENNIES
All Is Well / I’m To Understand (1956 US)

SAVOY 1182 (78 rpm)/45-1182 (45 rpm) – THE FIVE PENNIES
Mr. Moon / Let It Rain (1956 US)

SAVOY 1183 (78 rpm)/45-1183 (45 rpm) – BILLY NELSON WITH THE FIVE WINGS
Walk Along / Pack-Shack And Stack Your Blues (1956 US)

SAVOY 1185 (78 rpm)/45-1185 (45 rpm) – BROWNIE MCGHEE
When It’s Love Time / My Fault (1956 US)

WING W-90055 (78 rpm)/W-90055X45 (45 rpm) – JAY HAWKINS
Even Though / Talk About Me (1956 US)

KING 4876 (78 rpm)/45-4876 (45 rpm) – JACK DUPREE
Me And My Mule / Failing Health Blues (1956 US)

KING 4878 (78 rpm)/45-4878 (45 rpm) – BIG JOHN GREER
Record Hop / Keep On Loving Me (1956 US)

KING 4885 (78 rpm)/45-4885 (45 rpm) – BABS GONZALES
House Rent Party / She’s Just Right For Me (1956 US)

KING 4986 (78 rpm)/45-4886 (45 rpm) – BILLY VEE (= Billy Valentine)
I Want Your Love / Don’t Wait Too Long (1956 US)

KING 45-4889 (45 rpm) – EARL (CONNELLY) KING (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Dear One / Big Blue Diamonds (1956 US)

KING 4893 (78 rpm)/45-4893 (45 rpm) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
Are You Ever Coming Back / I’m Stickin’ With You Baby (1956 US)

KING 45-4911 (45 rpm) – JOE TEX
I Had To Come Back To You / She’s Mine (1956 US)

KING 45-4920 (45 rpm) – EARL (CONNELLY) KING (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
That’s All I Ask Of You / Look Me In The Eye (1956 US)

KING 4941 (78 rpm)/45-4941 (45 rpm) – BIG JOHN GREER
Let Me Come Home / Come Back Uncle John (1956 US)

KING 45-4959 (45 rpm) – EARL (CONNELLY) KING
I Call On You / They Tell Me (1956 US)

KING 4960 (78 rpm)/45-4960 (45 rpm) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Do Something For Me / My Nerves (1956 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #15)

KING 4983 (78 rpm)/45-4983 (45 rpm) – WASHBOARD BILL (= Billy Valentine)
In The Morning / River Boat Dock (1956 US)

FEDERAL 45-12281 (45 rpm) – LINDA HOPKINS
My Loving Baby / I Can’t (1956 US)

EMBER E-1009 (45 rpm) – LARRY DALE
Hoppin’ And Skippin’ / Rock’n’Roll Baby (1956 US)

GROOVE G-0138 (78 rpm)/4G-0138 (45 rpm) – MR. BEAR AND HIS BEARCATS (= Teddy McRae)
Peek-A-Boo / The Bear Hug (1956 US)

GROOVE G-0143 (78 rpm)/4G-0143 (45 rpm) – LITTLE TOMMY BROWN
A Gambler’s Prayer / The Thrill Is Gone (1956 US)

GROOVE 4G-0149 (45 rpm) – CHARLES CALHOUN AND THE FOUR STUDENTS
My Pigeon’s Gone / Jamboree (1956 US)

GROOVE 4G-0150 (45 rpm) – MR. BEAR AND HIS BEARCATS (= Teddy McRae)
Mr. Bear Comes To Town / Radar (1956 US)

GROOVE 4G-0161 (45 rpm) – ROY “MR. GUITAR” GAINES (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Worried ‘Bout You Baby / All My Life (1956 US)

SAVOY 1189 (78 rpm)/45-1189 (45 rpm) – JIMMY LOCKS
I Was In Heaven / Adorable You (1956 US)

SAVOY 1190 (78 rpm)/45-1190 (45 rpm) – THE FIVE PENNIES
Money / My Heart Trembles (1956 US)

SAVOY 1193 (78 rpm)/45-1193 (45 rpm) – LITTLE ESTHER
You Can Bet Your Life / T’ain’t Whatcha Say, It’s Whatcha Do (1956 US)

SAVOY 1194 (78 rpm)/45-1194 (45 rpm) – HAL SINGER AND HIS ORCH.
Hound’s Tooth / Crossroads (1956 US)

SAVOY 1195 (78 rpm)/45-1195 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE
Candy / That’s A Pretty Good Love (1956 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #11)

SAVOY 1196 (78 rpm)/45-1196 (45 rpm) – NAPPY BROWN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Am I / Love, Baby (1956 US)

SAVOY 1197 (78 rpm)/45-1197 (45 rpm) – ANNIE LAURIE
You Promised Love / Rockin’ And Rollin’ Again (1956 US)

SAVOY 1198 (78 rpm)/45-1198 (45 rpm) – WILBERT HARRISON
The Way I Feel / Confessin’ My Dream (1956 US)

SAVOY 1500 (78 rpm)/45-1500 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE
Mean To Me / Tell Me Who (1956 US)

SAVOY 1505 (78 rpm)/45-1505 (45 rpm) – SAM PRICE AND HIS TEXAS BLUESICIANS
Rib Joint / Tishomingo (1956 US)

SAVOY 1507 (78 rpm)/45-1507 (45 rpm) – JIMMY SCOTT
Never Peace Of Mind / Please Be Kind (1956 US)

CAPITOL F3452 (45 rpm) – ANITA TUCKER WITH BIG DAVE AND HIS MUSIC (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Handcuffed Heart / Hop, Skip And Jump (1956 US)

MERCURY 70807 (78 rpm)/70807X45 (45 rpm) – ROLLEE MCGILL
I’m Not Your Square / Oncoming Train (1956 US)

MERCURY 70914 (78 rpm)/70914X45 (45 rpm) – ROLLEE MCGILL
A Moment Of Love / Come On In (1956 US)

MERCURY 70993 (78 rpm)/70993X45 (45 rpm) – LOUIS JORDAN
Big Bess / Cat Scratchin’ (1956 US)

MERCURY 71023 (78 rpm)/71023X45 (45 rpm) – LOUIS JORDAN
Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens / Choo Choo Ch’ Boogie (1956 US)

MODERN 1002 (78 rpm)/45-1002 (45 rpm) – “YOUNG” JESSIE & HIS ORCHESTRA
Hit, Git And Split / Don’t Happen No More (1956 US)

ATCO 45-6079 (45 rpm) – WALTER SPRIGGS WITH JESSE STONE ORCHESTRA
I Pawned Everything / (I’m Gonna) Love You, Love You, Love You (1956 US)

HERALD H-489 (45 rpm) – FAYE ADAMS
Anytime Anyplace Anywhere / The Hammer Keeps A Knockin’ (1956 US)

VIK X-0218 (78 rpm)/4X-0218 (45 rpm) – JOE CLAY
Get On The Right Track / Cracker Jack (1956 US)

OKEH 7072 (78 rpm)/4-7072 (45 rpm) – SCREAMIN’ JAY HAWKINS, ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF LEROY KIRKLAND (Mickey Baker:banjo on a-side)
I Put A Spell On You / Little Demon (1956 US)

BATON 224 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE, DAVE MCRAE ORCH.
Easy, Easy Baby / New Love (1956 US)

BATON 229 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE, DAVE MCRAE ORCH.
My Tearful Heart / I’m Waiting For You (1956 US)

BATON 232 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE WITH THE SUBURBANS AND ORCHESTRA
In The Chapel / Each Day (1956 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r’n’b #14)

KING 45-5006 (45 rpm) – BIG JOHN GREER
Sweet Slumber / Midnight Ramble (1957 US)

BATON 237 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE WITH THE SUBURBANS AND ORCHESTRA
Got My Mo-Jo Working (But It Just Won’t Work On You) / I’ve Got A Little Boy (1957 US)

KING 45-5057 (45 rpm) – BIG JOHN GREER
Duck Walk / I Still Love You (1957 US)

KING 45-5062 (45 rpm) – WASHBOARD BILL (= Billy Valentine)
Washboard Story / Pot Likker (1957 US)

DELUXE 6123 (45 rpm) – LARRY DARNELL
I Care / Ramblin’ Man (1957 US)

DELUXE 45-6136 (45 rpm) – LARRY DARNELL
If You Go / Fing Fang Foy (1957 US)

OKEH 7089 (78 rpm)/4-7089 (45 rpm) – DOC BAGBY
Dumplin’s / Sylvia’s Callin’ (1957 US)

MERCURY 71052 (78 rpm)/71052X45 (45 rpm) – LOUIS JORDAN
Morning Light / Rock Doc (1957 US)

MERCURY 71106 (78 rpm)/71106X45 (45 rpm) – LOUIS JORDAN
Fire / Ella Mae (1957 US)

SAVOY 1512 (78 rpm)/45-1512 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE WITH KELLY OWEN’S ORCH. (a) / BIG MAYBELLE WITH ERNIE WILKIN’S ORCH. (b) (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
I Don’t Want To Cry / All Of Me (1957 US)

SAVOY 1516 (78 rpm)/45-1516 (45 rpm) – LITTLE ESTHER
Longing In My Heart / If It’s News To You (1957 US)

SAVOY 45-1527 (45 rpm) – BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Ring Dang Dilly / So Long (1957 US)

SAVOY 45-1552 (45 rpm) – “LITTLE ANTHONY” GUARDINE AND THE DUPONTS
Must Be Falling In Love / You (1957 US)

DAVIS 446 (78 rpm)/446-45 (45 rpm) – DEAN BARLOW (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
My Life Is Empty Without You / Truthfully (1957 US)

DAVIS 455 (78 rpm)/455-45 (45 rpm) – OTIS BLACKWELL (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Daddy Rollin’ Stone / You Love Me, Baby (1957 US)

MODERN 1010 (78 rpm)/45X1010 (45 rpm) – YOUNG JESSIE
Oochie Coochie / Here Comes Henry (1957 US)

BATON 243 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE WITH CHORUS & ORCH.
No Star Is Lost / You’re Mine (1957 US)

BATON 247 (78/45 rpm) – ANN COLE WITH CHORUS & ORCH.
Give Me Love Or Nothing / I’ve Got Nothing Working Now (But My Real Old Fashioned Love) (1957 US)

ATLANTIC 1197 – RUTH BROWN
This Little Girl’s Gone Rockin’ / Why Me? (1958 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #7, pop #24, b-side Billboard/r&b #17)

ATCO 6114 – KING CURTIS OCTET
Birth Of The Blues / Just Smoochin’ (1958 US)

DELUXE 6176 – THE TOWN THREE (FEAT. WES VOIGHT)
Midnight Blues / Another Guy’s Line (1958 US)

DELUXE 6180 – WES VOIGHT & THE TOWN THREE
Little Jean / I Want A Lover (1958 US)

DELUXE 6182 – ANNIE LAURIE
Lost Love / Since I Fell For You (1959 US)

KING 5182 – TEDDY HUMPHRIES
What Makes You So Tough / Guitar Pickin’ Fool (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #16)

KING 5186 – TITUS TURNER
The Return Of Stagolee / Answer Me (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #29)

ATLANTIC 2021 – LAVERN BAKER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
I Waited Too Long / You’re Teasin’ Me (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #5, pop #33)

ATLANTIC 2033 – LAVERN BAKER
So High So Low / If You Love Me (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #12, pop #52)

ATLANTIC 2041 – LAVERN BAKER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Tiny Tim / For Love Of You (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #18, pop #63)

SAVOY 45-1563 – LITTLE ESTHER
It’s So Good / Do You Ever Think Of Me (1959 US)

SAVOY 45-1565 – SAM PRICE QUINTET
Blue Drag / Chicken Street (1959 US)

SAVOY 45-1568 – SAM PRICE QUINTET
Honky Tonk Caboose / Wee Hours (1959 US)

SAVOY 45-1571 (reissue) – WILBERT HARRISON (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Baby Don’t You Know / Don’t Drop It (1959 US)

SAVOY 45-1572 – BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Pitiful / A Good Man Is Hard To Find (1959 US)

ATLANTIC 204 – JOE TURNER AND HIS BLUES KINGS
Honey Hush / Tomorrow Night (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/pop #53)

KING 5219 – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
Let Nobody Love You / Leave My Kitten Alone (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #13, pop #60)

KING 5274 – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
Let Them Talk / Right There (1959 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #11, pop #100)

ATLANTIC 2049 – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS (a) / CLYDE MCPHATTER (b) (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Don’t Dog Me / Just Give Me A Ring (1960 US)

ATLANTIC 2052 – RUTH BROWN
Don’t Deceive Me / I Burned Your Letter (1960 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #10, pop #62)

ATLANTIC 2054 – JOE TURNER AND HIS BLUES KINGS
Chains Of Love / My Little Honey Dripper (1960 US)

ATLANTIC 2055 – RAY CHARLES (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Heartbreaker / Just For A Thrill (1960 US)

SAVOY 45-1587 – NAPPY BROWN
Baby-Cry-Cry-Cry-Baby / What’s Come Over You Baby (1960 US)

SAVOY 45-1588 – NAPPY BROWN
Baby I Got News For You / Apple Of My Eye (1960 US)

ATLANTIC 2060 – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS (a) / CLYDE MCPHATTER (b) (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Let The Boogie Woogie Roll / Deep Sea Ball (1960 US)

ATLANTIC 2064 – RUTH BROWN
What I Wouldn’t Give / The Door Is Still Open (1960 US)

ATLANTIC 2077 – LAVERN BAKER
Bumble Bee / My Time Will Come (1960 US)

STRAND 25020 – BILL HARRIS
Little Momma Pleaser / Yeah! Yeah! Guitar (1960 US)

KING 5339 (reissue) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Need Your Love So Bad / All My Love Belongs To You (1960 US)

DELUXE 6189 – ANNIE LAURIE
If You’re Lonely / It’s Gonna Come Out In The Wash Someday (1960 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #17, pop #104)

KING 5452 (reissue) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Leave My Kitten Alone / Never Go Back On My Word (1961 US)

ATLANTIC 2106 (reissue) – RAY CHARLES (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Am I Blue / It Should Have Been Me (1961 US)
(Note: re-edited versions)

ATLANTIC 2119 – LAVERN BAKER (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Voodoo Voodoo / Hey, Memphis (1961 US)

SUE 749 – IKE & TINA TURNER (feat. Mickey Baker:male vocal parts & Sylvia Vanderpool:gtr on a-side)
It’s Gonna Work Out Fine / Won’t You Forgive Me (1961 US)
(Note: a-side Billboard/r&b #2, pop #14)

KING 5670 (reissue) – EARL KING (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Don’t Take It So Hard / Big Blue Diamonds (1962 US)

ODEON 7 SO 10073 – BILLY BRIDGE, ORCHESTRE DIRIGÉ PAR MICKEY BAKER
Madison Flirt / Ce Quit Me Vient De Vous (1962 FRA)

ODEON 7 SO 10074 – BILLY BRIDGE, ORCHESTRE DIRIGÉ PAR MICKEY BAKER
Quand Je Suis Loin De Toi / Petite Catherine (1962 FRA)

KING 5799 (reissue) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
Let Them Talk / Talk To Me, Talk To Me (1963 US)
(Note: 1963 & 1958 King recordings with overdubbed strings)

TWIST 16.028 (p/s) – MICHEL LAURENT
C’est Bien Fini / J’entends Sa Voix (1963 FRA)

TWIST 16.033 – MICHEL LAURENT
Le Pantin / Pourquoi (1963 FRA)

KING 5886 (reissue) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on a-side)
All Around The World / All My Love Belongs To You (1964 US)

DECCA 71.011 – RONNIE BIRD
Tout Seul / Je Ne Mens Pas (1964 FRA)

MONTE-CARLO MC 251 – JACQUES ARNOUL, ARRANGE ET DIRIGE PAR MICKEY BAKER ET PAUL PIOT
Ah Oui, Pourquoi / T’es Un Vrai Démon (1965 FRA)

FESTIVAL 704 – TOMMY TUCKER
That’s How Much I Love You / That’s Life (1966 US)

DECCA 12611 – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE AND HIS BLUES BAND
Barrelhouse Woman / Under Your Hood (1967 UK)

KING 6170 (reissue) – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN (feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on b-side)
Fever / Let Them Talk (1968 US)
(Note: 1956 & 1963 King recordings with overdubbed strings)

PYRAL 70020 (10″) – NICK GARRIE
Queen Of Spades / Close Your Eyes (1968 FRA)

SONOPRESSE PH 45903 (p/s) – LAURENT
Les Eléphants / A Coeur (1970 FRA)

EDITIONS STUDIO S.M./REFLETS SM 17-393 (p/s) – JOHNNY LITTLETON
Daniel (Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel) / I Want To Be Ready (1970 FRA)

DISC’AZ SG 178 (p/s) – NICK GARRIE
Queen Of Spades / Close Your Eyes (1970 FRA)

BARCLAY 61664 (p/s) – MICHAEL MCEWAN
Delta Queen / Hand Slide (1972 FRA)

SONOPRESSE SP 45 571 (p/s) – SOPHIE MAKHNO
L’Amour Tel Qu’On Le Parle / Qu’Est-Ce Que Vous Savez Faire En Dehors De L’Amour (1972 FRA)

POLYDOR 2058 328 – THE MIGHTY FLEA WITH MICKEY BAKER
Bloodshot Eyes / Charley Stone (1973 UK)

MILAN S 040 127 (p/s) – MEMPHIS SLIM
Fifty Long Years / Zorba The Freak (1982 FRA)

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SESSION WORKS – EP’S (selective list, omit 1970’s-2010’s reissues)

ATLANTIC EP 505 (p/s) – RUTH BROWN SINGS (1953 US)
Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

ATLANTIC EP 534 (p/s) – CLYDE MCPHATTER AND THE DRIFTERS (1954 US)
Lucille / The Way I Feel / Money Honey / Such A Night

ATLANTIC EP 565 (p/s) – JOE TURNER (1956 US)
Shake, Rattle And Roll / In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)

ATLANTIC EP 566 (p/s) – LAVERN BAKER (1956 US)
Bop-Ting-A-Ling

ATLANTIC EP 567 (p/s) – RAY CHARLES (1956 US)
It Should Have Been Me

CAPITOL EAP 1-722 (p/s) – MILT BUCKNER: ROCKIN’ HAMMOND, PART 1 (1956 FRA)
Count’s Basement / Mighty Low / When You Wish Upon A Star / The Late, Late Show

CAPITOL EAP 1-722 (p/s) – MILT BUCKNER: ROCKIN’ HAMMOND, PART 2 (1956 FRA)
We’ll Be Together Again / Jumpin’ At The Woodside / Deep Purple / Jumpin’ At The Zanzibar

CAPITOL EAP 3-722 (p/s) – MILT BUCKNER: ROCKIN’ HAMMOND, PART 3 (1956 FRA)
The Beast / One O’Clock Jump / Wild Scene / Blue And Sentimental

ATLANTIC EP 575 (p/s) – V/A: ATLANTIC ALL STAR ROCK AND ROLL (1957 US)
Ruth Brown: Too Many Men / Clyde McPhatter: Let The Boogie Woogie Roll

ATLANTIC EP 585 (p/s) – RUTH BROWN (1957 US)
Oh, What A Dream

MERCURY MEP-24 (p/s, promo) – LOUIS JORDAN: SOMEBODY UP THERE DIGS ME (1957 US)
Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying / Caldonia / Run Joe / I’m Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town

ATLANTIC EP 617 (p/s) – LAVERN BAKER: BLUES BALLADS (1958 US)
I Waited Too Long

SAVOY 460 V 436 (p/s) – SAMMY PRICE: RHYTHM AND BLUES (1958 FRA)
Rib Joint / Tishomingo / Juke Joint / Jive Joint

ODEON MOE 2321 (p/s) – BILLY BRIDGE: SURBOUM (1962 FRA)
Surboum / Triple Twist / Viens Twister Avec Moi / Mon Caeur Est Dans Votre Main

ODEON MOE 2327 (p/s) – PIERRE FRACHET: EN ALLANT A L’ENTERREMENT (1962 FRA)
En Allant A L’Enterrement / Pour Quelques Cents / La Fête Des Pères / Les Play-Boys
(feat. Mickey Baker Orchestra on a-side)

ODEON MOE 2326 M (p/s) – BILLY BRIDGE: LE MADISON PAR BILLY BRIDGE (1962 FRA)
Le Grand M (1) / Le Grand M (2) / Ca C’est L’Madison / En Twistant Le Madison

ODEON MOE 2332 M (p/s) – BILLY BRIDGE: MADISON FLIRT (1962 FRA)
Madison Flirt / Ce Qui Me Vient De Vous / Quand Je Suis Loin De Toi / Petite Catherine
(Note: also produced by Mickey Baker)

ODEON SOE 3684 (p/s) – HUBERT ROSTAING ET SON ORCHESTRE, CHRISTIANE LEGRAND, MICKEY BAKER: LE LION EST MORT CE SOIR (1962 FRA)
Le Lion Est Mort Ce Soir / Retiens À Nuit / Et Maintenant / Esperanza

VERSAILLES 90 S 366 (p/s) – TONY MILTON: A L’EPI-CLUB – MADISON (1962 FRA)
Meet Me At The Madison Square / I Can’t Stop Loving You / Oh Yeah, Ah Ah / Well I Told You

REFLETS SM 17 M-168 (p/s) – JOHN LITTLETON & ORCHESTRA MICKEY BAKER NO 6 (1963 FRA)
Ol’ Man River / Jésus / J’aime Suzy / Un Amour Eternel

CBS EP 5 601/CBS CG 145001 (p/s) – COLETTE MAGNY: MELOCOTON (1963 FRA)
Basin Street Blues / Co-Operation / Melocoton / Nobody Knows When You’re Down And Out
(feat. Colette Magny:vcl, Mickey Baker:gtr, Georges Arvanitas:org, Michel Gaudry:ac.bs, Pierre Michelot:ac.bs, Rene Duchossoir:el.bs, Christian Garros:dms)

WEEK END WE 8004 (p/s) – FIA KARIN: WELCOME-WELCOME (1963 FRA)
Welcome-Welcome / J’Aimais Quelqu’Un Avant Toi (Someone’s Head Of You) / Ça Brule (It Wave) / Dingue D’Amour

TWIST 26.018 – M. (p/s) – MICHEL LAURENT: PERDU (1963 FRA)
Perdu / Laisse-moi Rêver / Le Pantin / Pourquoi

BARCLAY 70.595 M (p/s) – GILLIAN HILLS: QUI A SU (1964 FRA)
Qui A Su / Je Partirai / Oublie / C’est Le Garccedil;on

CBS EP 5646 (p/s) – BILLY BRIDGE: UNE LETTRE POUR VOUS (1964 FRA)
Une Lettre Pour Vous / Fachée / Ne La Fais Pas Souffrir / Donne Moi Cette Nuit

CBS EP 5863 (p/s) – BILLY BRIDGE: BYE BYE JOHNNY (1964 FRA)
Bye Bye Johnny / Demain Tu Pars En Vacances / Quand Tu Danses Contre Moi / Si Ton Coeur A Pitié
(Note: also produced by Mickey Baker)

DECCA 460.889 M (p/s) – RONNIE BIRD, ACCOMPAGNÉ PAR MICKEY BAKER ET “THE BLUE MEN” (1964 FRA)
L’Amour Nous Rend Fou / Pour Toi / Tout Seul / Je Ne Mens Pas

LE CHANT DU MONDE EP-45-3209 (p/s) – COLETTE MAGNY AVEC MICKEY BAKER, GUITARE: FRAPPE TON COEUR (1964 FRA)
Frappe Ton Coeur / Colligeons / Choisis Ton Opium / Je Suis Majeure

VEGA V 45 P 2280 (p/s) – ERIC CHARDEN: J’AI LA TÊTE PLEINE DE PROVENCE (1964 FRA)
J’ai La Tête Pleine De Provence / La Petite Histoire / Je T’ai Perdue / L’amour Qui Va, L’Amour Qui Vient

VEGA V 45 P 2289 (p/s) – ERIC CHARDEN: LES ROSES ET LES LILAS (1964 FRA)
Et Puis Après / Ça Fait Du Bruit / Les Roses Et Les Lilas / On Se Reverra

VOGUE EPL 8222 (p/s) – FRANCOISE HARDY: ET MEME… (1964 FRA)
Et Meme / Tout Me Ramène À Toi / C’est Le Passé / Apprends Le Moi

MARLEE MS 1000 (p/s) – JEAN NATY-BOYER:– LA CHANSON DE NOS 20 ANS (1964 FRA)
La Chanson De Nos 20 Ans / Ou Allez-Vous… / Au Chateau / Si Ca Vous Chante

LA VOIX DE SON MAÎTRE EGF 723 (p/s) – ALAIN SERVAN: VIENS VOIR LES LIONS (1964 FRA)
Viens Voir Les Lions / Ou Allez Vous? / Quand On Siffle / J’ai Quitté La Piste

FONTANA 460.932 ME (p/s) – MEMPHIS SLIM ACCOMPAGNÉ PAR LES LIONCEAUX: CLAP YOUR HANDS (1965 FRA)
Clap Your Hands / Not So Stuck On Me / Baby Doll / Fat And Forty

LE CHANT DU MONDE EP 3230 (p/s) – COLETTE MAGNY: LE MAL DE VIVRE (1965 FRA)
Le Mal De Vivre / Le Beurre Et La Frite / Choisis Ton Opium / 4 C…

PATHÉ MARCONI 45 EG 834 (p/s) – NATHALIE DEGAND: NOUNOURS (1965 FRA)
Nounours / C’est Le Passé / Lorsque Tu Mens / Vite, Un Télégramme

RIGOLO RI 18.733 (p/s) – HENRI SALVADOR: LA DANSE DE ZORBA (1965 FRA)
La Danse De Zorba (Zorba’s Dance) / Loin Sur Les Grands Chemins / Tant Qu’il Y Aura Des Filles Sur La Terre / Sophia

RCA VICTOR 86.138 M (p/s) – CHANTAL GOYA: (DANS LES 6 CHANSONS DU FILM DE JEAN-LUC GODARD) MASCULIN FEMININ (1966 FRA)
D’abord Dis-Moi Ton Nom * / Comment Le Revoir / Sois Gentil / Laisse-moi * / Si Tu Gagnes Au Flipper * / Tu M’as Trop Menti *
(*= feat. Mickey Baker Orchestra)

EDITIONS STUDIO S.M./DISQUES REFLETS SM 17M – 196 (p/s) – JOHN LITTLETON: POUR FAIRE DANSER MARTINE (1966 FRA)
You Are My Sunshine / Old Folks At Home / She’ll Be Commin’ Round The Mountain / The Maid Freed From The Gallow

RCA VICTOR 86 593 M (p/s) – SYLVIE VARTAN: LE LOCO-MOTION (1966 FRA)
Le Loco-motion (The Loco-Motion) / Oui, C’est Lui (He Is The Boy) / Comme L’été Dernier (Dancing Party) / Aussi Loin Que J’irai

DECCA 460.986 (p/s) – LES GARÇONS: J.F.K. (1966 FRA)
J.F.K. (Dans Ce Monde A L’envers) / Bleu, Bleu, Bleu / Sur Les Quais De Seine / Paranoïa (Histoire D’une Paranoïaque Caractérielle Et D’un Pauv’ Mec)

DECCA 461.096 M (p/s) – RICHARD ET LAURENT: SOLEIL DE MINUIT (1967 FRA)
Soleil De Minuit / Déchirer Le Coeur / Pas Le Temps D’Aimer / Tu Peux Si Tu Veux

DISC’AZ EP 1091 (p/s) – EILEEN: LOVE IS STRANGE (1967 FRA)
Love Is Strange (“Chante En Duo Avec Mickey Baker”) / Pour Qui Coulera La Fontaine / Les Pigeons / Ne Condamnez Pas Ce Beau Garçon

DISC’AZ EP 1152 (p/s) – BANDE ORIGINALE DU FILM LA PERMISSION DE MELVIN VAN PEEBLES (1968 FRA)
Hard Times (chant Mickey Baker et Eileen) / Wild Party / Spanish Dream (Rêve Espagnol) / Thème De “La Permission” / Générique De “La Permission”

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SESSION WORKS – ALBUMS (selective list, omit 1970’s-2010’s reissues)

EMARCY MG 36028 [LP] – DINAH WASHINGTON: AFTER HOURS WITH MISS “D” (1955 US)
Our Love Is Here To Stay Love For Sale
– French 10″ lp edition: Barclay-Mercury 7081, 1955 / lp reissues: EmArcy Jazz MG 36028, 1958 US / Mercury SFX-10583(M), 1978 JPN / cd reissue: Verve B0000094-02, 2004 US –

ATLANTIC 8002 [LP] – LAVERN BAKER: LAVERN (1956 US)
Lots And Lots Of Love / I’m In A Crying Mood
– lp reissues: Atlantic 8002, 1963 US/Rumble RUM2011027, 2012 EU / cd reissue: Sequel RSA CD 909, 1997 UK –

ATLANTIC 8003 [LP] – CLYDE MCPHATTER & THE DRIFTERS: ROCK AND ROLL (1956 US)
Warm Your Heart / Money Honey / Such A Night
– Canadian edition: Atlantic 8003, 1956 / lp reissues: Atlantic 8003, 1959 US / Atlantic 8003, 1962 US / Atlantic 8003, 1966 US / “Good Gravy”, Atlantic 587144, 1969 UK / Atlantic P6185A, 1980 JPN / Rumble RUM2011026, 2011 EU / cd reissues: Collectors’ Choice Music CCM-817, 2007 US / Atlantic WPCR-27562, 2012 JPN –

CAPITOL T 722 [LP] – MILT BUCKNER: ROCKIN’ HAMMOND (1956 US)
Counts Basement / Mighty Low / We’ll Be Together Again / Jumpin’ At The Woodside / The Beast / One O’Clock Jump / Wild Scene / Blue And Sentimental / Deep Purple / Jumpin’ At The Zanzibar / When You Wish Upon A Star / The Late Late Show
(feat. Milt Buckner:pno/org, Mickey Baker:gtr, Everett Barksdale:gtr, Milt Hinton:bs, Osie Johnson:dms, Shadow Wilson:dms)
– UK edition: Capitol T 722, 1956 / Japanese edition: Capitol J-T 722, 1956 / lp reissues: Capitol T 722, 1959 FRA / Capitol T 722, 1960 SPA / Capitol 2C 068- 85.194 M, 1982 FRA / Capitol-Sounds Superb 4M032-85194, 19?? BEL –


KING 564 [LP] – LITTLE WILLIE JOHN: FEVER (1956 US)
I’m Stickin’ With You Baby / Do Something For Me / All Around The World / Need Your Love So Bad / My Nerves
– lp reissues: King 564, 1960 US/King 564, 1961 US / Sing 564, 1988 DEN / Modern Harmonic MH-8055, 2018 US –

MERCURY MG 20242 [LP] – LOUIS JORDAN: SOMEBODY UP THERE DIGS ME (1957 US)
Caldonia / Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t Ma Baby / Run Joe / Early In The Morning / Choo Choo Ch Boogie / Knock Me A Kiss / Let The Good Time Roll / Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying / Beware Brother Beware / I’m Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town / Salt Pork West Virginia / Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
– Australian edition: Mercury-Esquire MG 20242, 1957 / lp reissues: Mercury-Wing MGW 12126/SRW 16126, 1962 US / “Let The Good Times Roll”, Mercury International 134 517 MFY, 1968 HOL / “Remember… Louis Jordan”, Fontana 6430 114, 1977 HOL / “Choo Choo Ch’ Boogie”, Philips 6336 246, 19?? UK / Penny PNY4509LPC, 2015 EU / cd reissues: Universal Music UCCU-3011, 2005 JPN / Mercury UICY-77502, 2015 JPN / Penny PNY4509LPC, 2015 EU –

ATLANTIC 8004 [LP] – RUTH BROWN: ROCK AND ROLL (1957 US)
Hello Little Boy / Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean / Old Man River / Oh What A Dream
– Canadian edition: Atlantic 8004, 1957 / lp reissues: Atlantic 8004, 1959 US / Atlantic 8004, 1962 US / Atlantic P-4585A, 1978 JPN / Music On Vinyl MOVLP1699, 2016 EU / cd reissue: Atlantic WPCR-27565, 2012 JPN –

ATLANTIC 8005 [LP] – JOE TURNER: ROCK & ROLL (1957 US)
Shake, Rattle And Roll / Well All Right
– Canadian edition: Atlantic 8005, 1957 / lp reissues: Atlantic 8005, 1961 US / Atlantic P-4586A, 1979 JPN / Vinyl Lovers 6785459, 2016 EU / cd reissues: Atlantic 81227945794, 2012 EU / Atlantic WPCR-27564, 2012 JPN –

ATLANTIC 8006 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: ROCK & ROLL (1957 US)
Sinner’s Prayer / Funny (But I Still Love You) / Losing Hand / Mess Around
– Canadian edition: Atlantic 8006, 1957 / lp reissues: “Hallelujah I Love Her So”, Atlantic LP 8006, 1962 US / “Hallelujah I Love Her So!”, WaxTime 771978, 2014 EU / cd reissues: Atlantic WPCR-75621, 2011 JPN / “Hallelujah I Love Her So”, Atlantic-Warner Jazz 8122-73525-2, 2001 EU –

ATLANTIC 8007 [LP] – LAVERN BAKER: ROCK & ROLL (1957 US)
That’s All I Need / Bop-Ting-A-Ling
– lp reissues: Atlantic 8007, 1960 US / Atlantic 8007, 1961 US / Atlantic 8007, 1962 US / Atlantic P-4581A, 1979 JPN / Rumble RUM2011028, 2012 EU / Music On Vinyl MOVLP1640, 2016 EU / cd reissues: Sequel RSA CD 910, 1997 UK / Atlantic-Rhino WPCR 27566, 2012 JPN –

ATLANTIC 1239/ATLANTIC 8010 [LP] – V/A: ROCK AND ROLL FOREVER (1957 US)
Joe Turner: Shake, Rattle And Roll / The Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter: Money Honey / Ray Charles: It Should Have Been Me / Ruth Brown: Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean / LaVern Baker: Bop-Ting-A-Ling
– Canadian edition Atlantic 1239, 1957 / lp reissue: Atlantic 8010, 1959 US –

EPIC LN 3347 [LP] – DOC BAGBY: HONKY TONK IN SILK (1957 US)
Dumplin’s / Sylvia’s Callin’

REGENT MG 6015 [LP] – V/A: ROCK AND ROLL (1957 US)
Hal Singer: Hot Rod

KING 502/KING 395-502 [LP] – BILL DOGGETT: MOONDUST (FOR DANCERS IN LOVE) (1957 US/CAN)
It’s A Dream
– Japanese edition: King 395-502, 1957 / French edition: Odeon XOC 140, 1959 / Swiss edition: Parlophone PMEZ 502, 19?? –

REGENT MG 6042 [LP] – V/A: ROCK AND ROLL PARTY #2 (1957 US)
Nappy Brown: Don’t Be Angry / Little Esther: ‘T Ain’t Whatcha Say

ATLANTIC 8024 [LP] – CLYDE MCPHATTER: LOVE BALLADS (1958 US)
Bip Bam / Lucille
– lp reissue: Atlantic 8024, 1960 US –

SAVOY MG-14002 [LP] – NAPPY BROWN: SINGS (1958 US)
Just A Little Love / It’s Really You / Am I / Love Locks / Sittin’ In The Dark

SAVOY MG-14003/MG 12181 [LP] – JIMMY SCOTT: IF YOU ONLY KNEW (1958 US)
Never Peace Of Mind / Oh, What I Wouldn’t Give / All Or Nothing At All / I’m Through With Love / Address Unknown
– reissue: “The Fabulous Voice Of Jimmy Scott”, Savoy MG 12302 –

SAVOY MG 14004 [LP] – SAMMY PRICE: ROCK (1958 US)
Rib Joint / After Hours Swing / Tishomingo / Back Room Rock / Bar-B-Q Sauce / Juke Joint / Ain’t No Strain

SAVOY MG 14005 [LP] – BIG MAYBELLE: SINGS (1958 US)
I Don’t Want To Cry

SAVOY MG 14011 [LP] – BIG MAYBELLE: BLUES, CANDY AND BIG MAYBELL (1958 US)
Candy / That’s A Pretty Good Love / Ring Dang Dilly / Pitiful / Mean To Me / There I’ve Said It Again / Tell Me Who

SAVOY MG 14019 [LP] – SONNY TERRY & BROWNIE MCGHEE: BACK COUNTRY BLUES (1958 US)
When It’s Love Time / I’d Love To Love You / Love’s A Disease / My Fault
– UK edition: London LTZ-C. 15144, 1958 / lp reissues: CBS M 52165, 1963 UK / Realm Jazz M 52165, 1963 UK / Musidisc 30 CV 956, 1975 FRA / “Climbin’ Up”, Savoy Jazz SJL 1137, 1984 US / cd reissues: “Climbin’ Up”, Savoy Jazz SV-0256, 1994 JPN / Southern Routes SR-2507, 2016 EU –

AUDIO LAB AL 1512 [LP] – JACK DUPREE AND JIMMY RUSHING: TWO SHADES OF BLUE (1958 US)
Jack Dupree: Silent Partner (alt. take of 9/1955 King recording)

EPIC LN 3448 [LP] – SCREAMIN’ JAY HAWKINS: AT HOME WITH SCREAMIN’ JAY HAWKINS (1958 US)
I Put A Spell On You
– reissues: Columbia CD CK-3448 / Acadia CD ACAM 8116, 2006 UK [with 13 bonus tracks] / also available as a repro-LP produced by Norton Records, 2001 US –

ATLANTIC 8025 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: YES INDEED (1959 US)
Heartbreaker

ATLANTIC 8026 [LP] – RUTH BROWN: MISS RHYTHM (1959 US)
This Little Girl’s Gone Rocking / Why Me / Somebody Touched Me

ATLANTIC 8030 [LP] – LAVERN BAKER: BLUES BALLADS (1959 US)
If You Love Me / So High, So Low / I Waited Too Long

ATLANTIC 8031 [LP] – CLYDE MCPHATTER: CLYDE (1959 US)
The Way I Feel

ATCO LP 33-113/SD 33-113 [LP] – KING CURTIS: HAVE TENOR SAX, WILL BLOW (1959 US)
Birth Of The Blues

MINITOR MF 335/MFS 335 [LP] – BROTHER JOHN SELLERS: BAPTIST SHOUTS! & GOSPEL SONGS (1959 US)
I’m Coming Back Home To Live With Jesus / Precious Lord / He’s My Rock / Wade In The Water / God Is Coming On The Clouds / I Had A Dream / Sinner Man / Only Believe / He Took My Feet Out Of The Miry Clay / Little Wooden Church On The Hill / Sing On My Singer / How Come Me Here
(recorded in New York, May 1959, feat. John Sellers:vcl, Haywood Henry:fl/ten.sax, Ernie Hayes:pno/org, Herman Stevens:pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Lloyd Trotman:bs, David ‘Panama’ Francis:dms)

MINITOR MP 505/MPS 6002 [LP] – BROTHER JOHN SELLERS: SINGS “BIG BOAT UP THE RIVER” AND OTHER BLUES AND FOLK SONGS (1959 US)
Big Boat Up The River / Feeling Sad And Blue / Trouble Is A Woman / Something Strange Is Going On Wrong / When I Was A Little Boy / Strange Fruit / Chain Gang / City Called Heaven / Watermelon On The Vine / Prison Wall Blues / Martha Blues
(recorded in New York, May 1959, feat. John Sellers:vcl, Haywood Henry:fl/ten.sax, Ernie Hayes:pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Lloyd Trotman:bs, David ‘Panama’ Francis:dms)

WORLD WIDE MG 20016 [LP] – SAM PRICE AND HIS ORCHESTRA: BLUES AND BOOGIE WOOGIE (1959 US)
Roll ‘Em Sam / Kansas City Boogie Woogie Stomp / Boogie Cha Cha / N’Orleans Blues / Levee / Saints Boogie / Blue Drag / Honky Tonk Caboose / Pack Up’ N’ Boogie / Chicken Street / Boogie Woogie Stomp / Wee Hours
(recorded in Hackensack, March 24, 1959, feat. Sam Price:pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Al Casey:gtr, Al Lucas:bs, David ‘Panama’ Francis:dms)

ATLANTIC 8037 [LP] – V/A: THE ROCKIN’ FIFTIES (1960 US)
Clyde McPhatter: Money Honey / Joe Turner: Shake, Rattle And Roll

KING LP 735 [LP] – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE: SINGS THE BLUES (1961 US)
Me And My Mule / The Blues Got Me Rockin’ / That’s My Pa / Tongue-Tied Blues / Sharp Harp / Blues For Everybody / Camille / Walkin’ Upside Your Head / Harelip Blues / Big Leg Emma’s / Two Below Zero / Silent Partner / Mail Order Woman / Stumbling Block / Failing Health Blues / She Cooked Me Cabbage
(feat. Champion Jack Dupree:vcl/pno, Mickey Baker:gtr Sidney Grant:sax)
– reissues: Odeon XOC 189, 19?? FRA / King KCD 000735, 1992 US –


MGM SE 3912 [LP] – V/A: WE WROTE ‘EM & WE SING ‘EM! (1961 US)
Otis Blackwell: All Shook Up / Eddie Cooley: Fever / Winfield Scott: Tweedlee Dee / Ollie Jones: Send For Me / Lincoln Chase: Jim Dandy / Billy Dawn Smith: The Angels Listened In / Billy Dawn Smith: When I Saw You / Lincoln Chase: Hot Biscuits And Sweet Marie / Ollie Jones: Come On, Come On / Otis Blackwell: Music And Fire / Winfield Scott: Some Cold Night Now / Eddie Cooley: Lay It On
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)
– cd reissue: Oldays ODR6413, 2017 JPN –


ATLANTIC 8050/SD 8050 [LP] – LAVERN BAKER: SAVED (1961 US)
My Time Will Come / Bumble Bee

ATLANTIC 8054 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: DO THE TWIST (1961 US) (Billboard #11)
Heartbreaker

ATLANTIC 8058 [LP] – V/A: THE GREATEST TWIST HITS (1962 US)
Ray Charles: Mess Around / Joe Turner: Honey Hush

ATLANTIC 8063 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: THE RAY CHARLES STORY, VOL. 1 (1962 US)
Losing Hand / Mess Around / It Should Have Been Me
– reissue: “The Ray Charles Story”, Atlantic LP 2-900 –

ATLANTIC 8071/SD 8071 [LP] – LAVERN BAKER: SEE SEE RIDER (1963 US)
You Said / A Little Birdie Told Me So

ATLANTIC 8077 [LP] – CLYDE MCPHATTER: BEST OF CLYDE MCPHATTER (1963 US)
Money Honey / Warm Your Heart / Such A Night

ATLANTIC 8080 [LP] – RUTH BROWN: BEST OF RUTH BROWN (1963 US)
Love Contest / Please Don’t Freeze / Oh What A Dream / Somebody Touched Me

ATLANTIC 8081 [LP] – JOE TURNER: BEST OF JOE TURNER (1963 US)
Shake, Rattle And Roll

ATLANTIC 8083 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: THE RAY CHARLES STORY, VOL. 3 (1963 US)
Sinner’s Prayer / Funny (But I Still Love You)

RCA VICTOR 430.103 S [LP] – SYLVIE VARTAN: SYLVIE VARTAN (1963 FRA)
Moi Je Pense Encore À Toi / Quand Le Film Est Triste / L’amour C’est Aimer La Vie / Baby C’est Vous / Les Vacances Se Suivent / Dansons / Le Loco-Motion / M’amuser / Tous Mes Copains / Gong Gong / Comme L’été Dernier / Ne Le Déçois Pas / Cri De Ma Vie / Est-Ce Que Tu Le Sais
– Italian edition: RCA Victor LPM 10127, 1963 –

LE CHANT DU MONDE LDZ M 4289 [10″ LP] – COLETTE MAGNY: FRAPPE TON COEUR (1963 FRA)
Frappe Ton Coeur / Le Beurre Et La Frite / 4 C / Colligeons / Le Mal De Vivre / Choisis Ton Opium / Je Suis Majeure / Le Temps Des OIseaux

VEGA V 30 S 970 [LP] – ERIC CHARDEN: ERIC CHARDEN (1963 FRA)
J’Ai La Tête Pleine De Provence / La Petite Histoire / Le Printaniste / Le Voleur D’Amourettes / A Nathalie / La Pluie Qui Cogne / Je T’Ai Perdue / L’Amour Qui Va , L’Amour Qui Vient / Symphonie En Bleu / Dis-Moi / Ne Crains Rien / Les Gros Ventrus

BETHLEHEM BCP 6071 [LP] – V/A: BLUES ‘N’ FOLK (1963 US)
Piney Brown: Whispering Blues
(recorded in New York City, April 7, 1953, feat. Piney Brown:vcl, Sidney Grant:ten.sax, Jack Dupree:pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Cedric Wallace:bs, John Taylor,:dms)
– lp reissue: Bethlehem BCP 6017, 1976 US / cd reissue: Betlehem 20-3500-2, 1996 US –


ATLANTIC LP 8094 [LP] – RAY CHARLES: THE RAY CHARLES STORY, VOL. 4 (1964 US)
Heartbreaker

FONTANA LP 680.253 [LP] – MEMPHIS SLIM: CLAP YOUR HANDS (1964 FRA)
Clap Your Hands / Stepping Out Tonight / Two Of A Kind * / So Lonely / That’s The Way The Cookie Crumbles / Baby Doll
(recorded in Paris, 1964, feat. Memphis Slim:vcl/pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Mae Mercer:vcl*, Jacque Denjean:pno, Gerard Fournier:bs, Carl Daykins:dms; other tracks without Baker)

PHILIPS P 77.246 L [LP] – V/A: POUR DANSER – MORRIS “MGB” (1964 FRA)
Yves & Patricia avec Mickey Baker et Son Orchestre: Il Est Bleu, Il Est Gris

DISQUES VOGUE LD 660-30 [LP] – JEAN-JACQUES DEBOT: JEAN-JAQUES DEBOT (1964 FRA)
Jean-Jaques Debot avec Mickey Baker Et Son Orchestre: Je Regrette / C’était La Nuit
– UK edition: Disques Vogue VRL 3008, 1964 UK –

POLYDOR INTERNATIONAL 623 221 [LP] – BUCK CLAYTON & FRIENDS (1966 GER)
Groovy Sunday / I Can’t Think / Juggi Buggi / Georgia on My Mind / Boo Boo / Just You, Just Me / One For Bonnie / Blue Boy / Pat’s Party
(recorded in Paris in March 16 – May 2, 1966, feat. Buck Clayton:tp, Mickey Baker:gtr, Hal Singer:ten.sax, Joe Turner:pno, Roland Lobigeois:bs, Wallace Bishop:dms)
– cd reissue: “Jazz In Paris”, Fuel/UMVD 9846023, 2007 [with bonus tracks: Rosetta / These Foolish Things] –


LE CHANT DU MONDE LDX 74319 [LP] – COLETTE MAGNY: COLETTE MAGNY (1967 FRA)
Vietnam 67 / Aurons-Nous Point La Paix? / Choisis Ton Opium / Desembourbez L’Avenir / Viva Cuba / Je Chanterai / Les Gens De La Moyenne / La Blanche Aminte / La Dame Du Guerveur / Trois Motifs / Bura Bura / A L’Origine / Baise M’Encor / A Saint-Nazaire
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr on “Choisis Ton Opium” and “Viva Cuba”, plus arrangements on “Les Gens De La Moyenne”)

DECCA LK/SKL 4871 [LP] – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE AND HIS BLUES BAND FEATURING MICKEY BAKER (1967 UK)
Barrelhouse Woman ** / Louise / One Dirty Woman / When Things Go Wrong * / Cut Down On My Overheads / Troubles * / Tee-Nah-Nah / Caldonia / Under Your Hood / Come Back Baby / Baby Let Me Lay It On You / Garbage Man / I Feel Like A Millionare * / Right Now / Georgiana / Shake, Baby, Shake
(recorded in London, April 4-5, 1967, feat. Mickey Baker: gtr/vcl*/tamb, Albert Hall:tp, Rex Morris:ten.sax, Bob Efford:ten.sax, Harry Klein:bar.sax, John Baldwin:bs, Ronnie Verrell:dms, Mike Vernon:whistling**; omit tp and saxes on ‘Troubles’, ‘Cut Down On My Overheads’, ‘Right Now’ and ‘Garbage Man’)
– French edition: Decca 190012, 1968 / lp reissue: “Jack And Mickey In Heavy Blues”, Sire-London SES 97010, 1969 US / cd reissues: London 820 569-2, 1989 UK / “From New Orleans To Chicago/Champion Jack Dupree And His Blues Band Featuring Mickey Baker”, BGO CD 649 [2-CD set], 2004 UK –


POLYDOR 658.039 [LP] – MEMPHIS SLIM & MICKEY BAKER: BLUESINGLY YOURS (1967 FRA)
Don’t Doubt Me / People People / Bluesingly Yours / Waiting Game / Watch Out Baby / Feeling The Blues / The Girl I Met Last Night / Christina / The Animal In Me / Mississippi Water / My Dog Is Mean / Paris Scene
– UK edirion: Polydor International 623 263, 1968 / cd reissue: Maison De Blues 983 571-5, 2006 FRA –

POLYDOR 623.263 [LP] – MEMPHIS SLIM: I’M HAPPY TO BE FREE (1968 UK)
Feeling The Blues / Mississippi Water / Bluesingly Yours / The Girl I Met Last Night / The Animal In Me / My Dog Is Mean / Don’t Doubt Me / People, People / Waiting Game / Watch Out Baby / Christina / Paris Scene
(recorded in Paris, June 1967, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)

COLUMBIA CS 9625 [LP] – GALE GARNETT AND THE GENTLE REIGN: AN AUDIENCE WITH THE KING OF WANDS (1968 US)
Breaking Through / Fall In Love Again / Mini Song #1 – Ophelia Song / Ballad For F. Scott Fitzgerald / Big Sur / Mini Song #2 – Tropicana High / That’s Not The Way / A Word Of Advice / Believe Me / Mini Song #3 – Lament For The Self Sufficient / You Could Have Been Anyone / Bad News / Dolphins / Mini Song #4 – Tropicana Low
(co-arranged and co-produced by Mickey Baker)
– cd reissue: Sony Records Int’l MHCP-1146, 2006 JPN –


DISQUES VOGUE CLVLX 271 [LP] – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE: ANTHOLOGIE DU BLUES – VOL. 1 (1968 FRA)
The Tricks / Death Of Luther King / Ugly Woman / In The Evening / Take Me Back Baby / Early In The Morning / My Black And White Dog / My Next Door Neighbour / I Had A Dream / Goin’ To Paris / I’m Tired Of Moanin’
(recorded in Paris, April 25, 1968, feat. Champion Jack Dupree:vcl/pno, Mickey Baker:gtr/vcl)
– Italian edition: “Antologia Del Blues 1”, Vogue CLVLX 271, 1972 / lp reissues: “Tricks”, GNP Crescendo GNPS-10001, 1973 US / Vogue CLVLX 271, 1974 JPN/”The Tricks”, Vogue BL. 12502, 1979 FRA / “The Tricks – Blues Legacy 2”, Vogue 512502, 1986 FRA / cd reissues: “I had A Dream”, Vogue 670402, 1989 FRA / “Anthology Of The Blues”, PT Music CDSMP 001, 2000 S-AFR –


ATLANTIC SD 8162 [LP] – V/A: HISTORY OF RHYTHM AND BLUES, VOLUME 2 – THE GOLDEN YEARS 1953-55 (1968 US) (Billboard #173)
Ruth Brown: Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean / Clyde McPhatter & the Drifters: Money Honey / Joe Turner: Shake, Rattle And Roll

ATCO SD 33-293 [LP] – KING CURTIS: INSTANT GROOVE (1969 US) (Billboard #160)
Foot Pattin’ / Games People Play / Hey Joe / Hey Jude / Hold Me Tight / Instant Groove / La Jeanne / Little Green Apples / Sing A Simple Song / Somewhere / The Weight / Wichita Lineman
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)

DECCA SPA 14 [LP] – V/A: THE WORLD OF BLUES POWER! (1969 UK)
Champion Jack Dupree with Mickey ‘Guitar’ Baker: Barrelhouse Woman / I Feel Like A Millionaire

VOGUE SLD.828 [LP] – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE WITH MICKEY BAKER AND HAL SINGER: I’M HAPPY TO BE FREE (1972 FRA)
I’m Happy To Be Free / One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer / Dupree’s Special / She’s Mad / Speakeasy Days / I Love You So / The Death Of Louis / It’s A Hard Pill To Swallow
– lp reissues: “Happy To Be Free”, GNP Crescendo GNPS 10005, 1973 / “I’m Happy To Be Free”Vogue YX-4029, 1974 JPN / “Champion Jack Dupree Meets Mickey Baker & Hal Singer”, Fonit Cetra JAZ 4030, 1977 ITA / “The Death Of Louis”, Vogue 512602, 1986 FRA / cd reissue: “The Death Of Louis”, Vogue 600096, 1986 FRA –

VOGUE LDM 301 49 [LP] – JIMMY DAWKINS (1971 FRA)
The Way She Walks / Lick For Licks / Don’t Bring Me Your Troubles, Baby / I Wonder Why You Do Things You Do To Me / Let Me Have My Way / Chicago On My Mind / I’ve Been Walking All Night Long / Blues In The Ghetto / Out Of Business / Low Down Dirty Dog
(recorded in Paris, 1971, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)
– cd reissue: “Chicago On My Mind – Living The Blues”, Vogue VG 671/Vogue 670417, 19?? FRA –


BLACK & BLUE 33.033 [LP] – CLARENCE “GATEMOUTH” BROWN: THE BLUES AIN’T NOTHIN’ (1972 FRA)
New Okie-Dokie Stomp / If I Get Lucky / Slow Mood No.2 / Piney Brown Blues / Blues Ain’t Nothing / Lovesick Soul / A Message To My Wife / Hot Club Drive
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)
– reissues: “Okie Dokie Stomp”, Black & Blue 33.550 / P-Vine PCD-5529, 1999 JPN [with bonus tracks] –


BIG BEAR BEAR 9 [LP] – WILLIE MABON: THE COMEBACK (1973 UK)
Klickety Clock / Lonely Blues / Come On Baby / Keep My Lover With Me / Shake That Thing / I Still Don’t Know / The Comeback / I Don’t Know / My Baby Won’t Write To Me / Boogie Woogie Special / I’m Hungry / I’ll Keep On Hurtin’
(recorded in London, January-March, 1973, feat. Willie Mabon:vcl/pno/hca, Mickey Baker:gtr, Colin Smith:tp, Johnny Barnes:bar.sax, Dan Armstrong:bs, Pete York:dms + Dyan Birch, Frank Collins & Paddie McHugh:bckgr.vcls)

POLYDOR 2460 185 [LP] – MIGHTY FLEA & MICKEY BAKER: LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL (1973 UK)
Let The Good Times Roll / Honky Tonk / Tain’t No Business If I Do / Charley Stone / Bloodshot Eyes / Hi-Heel Sneakers / Goin’ To L.A. / Let’s Go Get Stoned / The Chocolate Cowboy Rides Again / G M Blues
– reissue: Big Bear BEAR 19, 1979 –

DISQUES FESTIVAL/MUSIDISC FLD 648 [LP] – SUNNYLAND SLIM: DEPRESSION BLUES (1975 FRA)
Smile On My Face / Be My Woman / I Had It Hard / Depression Blues / Canadian Walk / She Got A Thing Going On / Paris Hop / Worried About My Baby / Jivin’ The Baby / She Got That Jive / Back In The Slaves
(feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)

BLACK & BLUE LP 33.508 [LP] – THE ACES: CHICAGO BEAT (1976 FRA)
Tell Me Mama / Hoo-Doo Man / Take A Little Walk With Me / Whole Lot Of Lovin’ / Got My Mojo Working / Ace’s Shuffle (take 3, cd bonus) / Blues For Marcelle (take 2, cd bonus) / Kansas City / Early In The Morning / Money, Marbles And Chalk / Route 66 / Blue Shadows / Wee Wee Baby (cd bonus) / Fannie Mae / Ace’s Shuffle (cd bonus) / Stop, Stop, Stop
(feat. Louis Myers:gtr/hca/vcl, Dave Myers:bs, Fred Below:dms + Eddie Taylor:gtr, Jimmy Rogers:gtr, Mickey Baker:gtr, Willie Mabon:pno)
– cd reissue: Black & Blue BB 445, 2002 FRA –


BLUE SILVER BS 3006 [LP] – BOOKER T: LAURY: NOTHING BUT THE BLUES (1981 FRA)
Booker Boogie / Next Time You See Me / Woke Up This Morning / Baby, You Make Everything Allright / Five Long Years / Nothing But The Blues / DB Blues
(recorded in Paris, 1980, feat. Booker T. Laury:pno, Mickey Baker:gtr, Hal Singer:sax, Sugar Blue:hca, Jack Gregg:bs, Vic Pitts:dms)
– cd reissue: “Booker In Paris”, EPM 15791 2 [with bonus tracks] –


PINORREKK HB-P-7006 [2-LP] – CHAMPION JACK DUPREE: THE BLUES JUBILEE ALBUM (1984 GER)
Mother In Law / Georgiana
(recorded live at Markthalle, Hamburg with Memphis Slim, Louisiana Red, Mickey Baker, Axel Zwingenberger, Monty Sunshine Jazzband & Kenn Lending Blues)
– reissue: “The Jubilee Album – 75 Years Of Champion Jack Dupree”, Magnum Music Group/Blue Moon BMLP 2.074, 1989 UK –


FUEL/UMVD 9846023 [CD] – BUCK CLAYTON AND FRIENDS: JAZZ IN PARIS (2007 FRA)
Groovy Sunday / I Can’t Think / Juggi Buggi / Georgia on My Mind / Boo Boo / Just You, Just Me / One For Bonnie / Blue Boy / Pat’s Party / Rosetta / These Foolish Things
(recorded in Paris in March-May 1966, feat. Mickey Baker:gtr)

In addition, Mickey Baker appears on various recordings by The Coasters, Amos Milburn, Otis Blackwell, Dinah Washington, Bill Doggett, The Treniers, Hank Ballard & The Midnighters, The Cues, Freddie Bell, Budd & Ella Johnson, Big Al Sears, Ivory Joe Hunter, Neil Sedaka, Rusty York, Coleman Hawkins, The Du Droppers, Paul Evans, Sil Austin, Paul Williams, Golden Gate Quartet, Billy Bridge et les Mustangs and probably hundreds of others.

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© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Howard Graubard | Jari Hartikainen | Matti Turunen | Rusty Zinn

Published sources: Goldmine Standard Catalog Of Rhythm & Blues Records (Tim Neely, 2002) | Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987) | Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | liner notes of Bear Family BCD 15654 (discography by Richard Weize) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Goldmine 286 (1991): Sylvia Robinson Story by Steve Roeser, discography by Michael J. Sweeney

Online sources: http://www.allmusic.com | http://www.bsnpubs.com | http://www.ebay.com | http://www.gemm.com | http://www.musicstack.com | http://bide-et-musique.cdandlp.com | http://www.hotburrito.nl/ency/rb/mickeybaker.html | http://www.soulfulkindamusic.net/sylviav.htm | http://www.wirz.de/music/sellers.htm | http://www.wirz.de/music/dupree.htm | http://www.jazzdisco.org/atlantic | http://www.jazzdisco.org/savoy | http://www.rocky-52.net/chanteursm/mickey&s.htm | http://www.colorradio.com/mickey_sylvia.htm | http://www.globaldogproductions.info | http://www.videogeneva.com/catalogue/data/lp.php | http://www.groovecollector.com | http://jazzlabels.klacto.net/epm.html | http://rateyourmusic.com/artist/mickey_baker | http://www.pixels-bandwidth.com/downloads/2G4W_26.pdf | http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mickey_Baker | http://www.discogs.com/artist/Mickey+Baker | http://www.chrisspedding.com/session/mbk/mbk1.htm | http://www.45cat.com/artist/mickey-baker | http://www.discogs.com/artist/415476-Mickey-Baker

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

Revised on May 7, 2021

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