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Self, Ronnie

Born 1938 in Tin Town, Mo. Died in 1981.

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Original Releases

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Discography is intended to be complete through 1964

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1956/June 23
Bb c&w rev.
ABC-Paramount (N.Y.) 45-9714  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Pretty Bad Blues — Ronnie Self AMP 45-1011 Bullet ABC (England) LP 5247 (#11)
Bullet ABC (Germany) LP 28 082 ET (#2)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#12)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15972 (#7)
Bullet Chief CD 1156508 (#20)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#1)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#1)
Bullet Fed CD 11 (#27)
Bullet MCA (U.S.) LP 1504 (#9)
Bullet Midnite LP 1001 (#11)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 066 (#21)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 375 (#21)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 500 (#33)
Bullet Presto CD 3 (#5)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 1125 (#12)
Bullet True Blue Rockabilly CD 002 (#21)
Bullet [no label name] LP [recp] (#7)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Three Hearts Later — Ronnie Self AMP 45-1012 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#13)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#2)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#2)
1956/Nov.
(Bb est.)
ABC-Paramount (N.Y.) 45-9768  No rating Sweet Love — Ronnie Self AMP 45-1033  
    No rating Alone — Ronnie Self AMP 45-1034  
1957/Apr. 13
Bb c&w rev.
Columbia (N.Y.) 4-40875-c Pertinent Label shot Song sample Big Fool — Ronnie Self JZSP 39961 Bullet Ace CD 786 (#17)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#10)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16722 (#23)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5710 (#2)
Bullet CBS LP 82401 (#2)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#3)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#3)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62173 (#17)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 173 (#6)
Bullet One Day Music CD 153 (#13)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Flame Of Love — Ronnie Self JZSP 39962 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#9)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#4)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#4)
1957/Sept. 2
Bb c&w rev.
Columbia (N.Y.) 4-40989-c Pertinent Label shot Song sample Ain't I'm A Dog — Ronnie Self JZSP 41881 Bullet Ace CD 785 (#1)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#4)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16725 (#1)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5710 (#12)
Bullet CBS LP 82401 (#12)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#6)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#5)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62172 (#1)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 456 (#28)
Bullet Union Pacific LP 004 (#12)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Rocky Road Blues — Ronnie Self JZSP 41883 Bullet Ace CD 786 (#22)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#14)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16722 (#15)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5710 (#26)
Bullet CBS LP 82993 (#6)
Bullet CBS Special Products CD 37984 (#6)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#8)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#6)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62173 (#22)
Bullet Epic LP 37984 (#6)
Bullet Union Pacific LP 004 (#11)
1958/Jan. 6
Bb Aud.
Columbia (N.Y.) B-2149  Cover shot
Ain't I'm A Dog [mono]
No rating Label shot Ain't I'm A Dog — Ronnie Self ZEP-42079  
    No rating Rocky Road Blues — Ronnie Self ZEP-42079  
    No rating Label shot Big Fool — Ronnie Self ZEP-42080  
    No rating Flame Of Love — Ronnie Self ZEP-42080  
1958/Feb. 3
Bb pop rev.
Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41101  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Bop-A-Lena — Ronnie Self JZSP 42815 Bullet Ace CD 786 (#7)
Bullet Ace CD 815 (#2)
Bullet Ace CD 1268 (#11)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#1)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16722 (#30)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5711 (#11)
Bullet CBS LP 83911 (#1)
Bullet CBS Special Products CD 37621 (#11)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#10)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#8)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62173 (#7)
Bullet Epic LP 37621 (#11)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 017 (#52)
Bullet Fed CD 03 (#11)
Bullet Lucky CD 602 (#4)
Bullet One Day Music CD 153 (#24)
Bullet Pan American CD 56018 (#13)
Bullet Presto CD 5 (#6)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 1170 (#10)
Bullet Time-Life Music CD 32 / OPCD-2571 (#22)
Bullet Time-Life Music LP 2571 (#22)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample I Ain't Goin' Nowhere — Ronnie Self JZSP 42816 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#2)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#9)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#7)
Bullet Pan American CD 56028 (#9)
1958/May 5
Bb pop rev.
Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41166  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Big Blon' Baby — Ronnie Self JZSP 43421 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#7)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16723 (#17)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#12)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#10)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 173 (#68)
Bullet One Day Music CD 153 (#2)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Date Bait — Ronnie Self JZSP 43420 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#6)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16725 (#22)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5711 (#6)
Bullet CBS LP 82993 (#16)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#11)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#9)
Bullet One Day Music CD 153 (#38)
1958/Sept. 1
Bb pop rev.
Columbia (N.Y.) 4-41241  Pertinent Label shot Song sample You're So Right For Me — Ronnie Self JZSP 42897 Bullet Ace CD 785 (#10)
Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#3)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16723 (#1)
Bullet Club LP 005 (#1)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#13)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#11)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62172 (#10)
Bullet Lucky CD 802 (#7)
Bullet Mustang CD 4 (#6)
Bullet Presto CD 3 (#45)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Petrified — Ronnie Self JZSP 43422 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#8)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16725 (#15)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5711 (#29)
Bullet CBS LP 83911 (#19)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#14)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#12)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 500 (#16)
Bullet One Day Music CD 153 (#30)
1959/Aug. 31
Bb pop rev.
Decca (N.Y.) 9-30958  Pertinent Label shot Song sample This Must Be The Place — Ronnie Self 45-107789 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#17)
Bullet Bear Family CD 17584 (#2)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5716 (#29)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#15)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#13)
Bullet MCA (France) LP 414 048 (#11)
Bullet MCA (U.S.) CD 5935 (#20)
Bullet MCA (U.S.) LP 25089 (#10)
Bullet Rocket 88 LP 5002 (#9)
Bullet Vee-Tone CD 2018 (#43)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Big Town — Ronnie Self 45-107788 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#18)
Bullet Bear Family CD 17584 (#18)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#16)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#14)
Bullet MCA CD 11119 (#41)
Bullet MCA (France) LP 414 048 (#9)
Bullet MCA (Sweden) LP 9279 (#11)
1960/Aug. 8
Bb pop rev.
Decca (N.Y.) 9-31131  Borderline Label shot Song sample So High — Ronnie Self 109,215+ Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#24)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample I've Been There — Ronnie Self 109,216 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#25)
1962/Jan. 27
Bb pop rev.
Decca (N.Y.)  31351  Borderline Label shot Song sample Some Things You Just Can't Change — Ronnie Self 111,084+ Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#27)
Bullet MCA (France) LP 414 048 (#12)
    Borderline Label shot Song sample Instant Man — Ronnie Self 111,083 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#20)
Bullet MCA (France) LP 414 048 (#10)
1962/Oct. 27
Bb c&w rev.
Decca (N.Y.)  31431  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Oh Me, Oh My — Ronnie Self 112,512 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#21)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Past, Present And Future — Ronnie Self 112,514+ Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#23)
1963
(Bb est.)
Kapp (N.Y.) K-546  Borderline Label shot Song sample Houdini — Ronnie Self K 7055 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#28)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#17)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#15)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Bless My Broken Heart — Ronnie Self K 7054 Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#16)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#18)
Bullet Colde LP 2014 (#16)
1967
RCA mx code
Scratch (Mo.) 828R-9701 
(pressed by RCA)
Non-pertinent Label shot Ain't I A Dandy — Ronnie Self U4KM-9702 Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#24)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Long Distance Kiss — Ronnie Self U4KM-9701 Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#23)
1968 or later
(Bb est.)
Amy (N.Y.) 11,009  No rating Label shot High On Life — Ronnie Self 8559-BW Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#15)
    No rating Label shot The Road Keeps Winding — Ronnie Self 8560-BW Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#16)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#18)
Unissued Tracks
 
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating About Cured? — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#8)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#8)
    No rating Ain't That Good Wood — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#7)
    No rating Beat, Broke And Blue — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#17)
    No rating Biggest Dog In Town — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#2)
    Pertinent Song sample Black Night Blues — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#11)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#5)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 098 (#37)
    No rating Bop-A-Lena [alt. vers. 1] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#10)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 4 (#13)
Bullet Flame LP 012 (#10)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#1)
    No rating Boppin' The Blues [vers. 1] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#25)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#7)
    No rating The Boss' Daughter — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#5)
    Pertinent Song sample Do It Now — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#15)
    No rating Get Out Of My Life — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#15)
    Non-pertinent Song sample Go Go Cannibal — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#29)
    No rating Grandma's Rockin' — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#5)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#10)
    No rating Hair Of The Dog — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#9)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#3)
    No rating Home In Your Hand — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hero CD 002 (#15)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#1)
    No rating I Can't Kick You — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#9)
    No rating I Want You To Know — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#6)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#11)
    No rating Keep A Knockin' — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#13)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#12)
    No rating Long Train To Memphis — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#14)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#13)
    No rating Money Honey — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#6)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#11)
    Borderline Song sample Moon Burn — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#26)
    No rating My Own Kick Going — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#28)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#4)
    No rating Rocky Road Blues [alt. vers.] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#22)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#10)
    No rating Roll Over Beethoven — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#28)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#4)
    No rating Short Fat Fanny — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#15)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#2)
    Borderline Song sample Some Other World — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#19)
    No rating Sweet Little Sixteen — Ronnie Self   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 3 (#31)
Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#12)
    No rating That Woman — Ronnie Self   Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#16)
    Pertinent Song sample Too Many Lovers — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#5)
Bullet Colde LP LE2014 (#7)
    Non-pertinent Song sample Ugly Stick — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#30)
    No rating When He Flies Away — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#17)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#14)
    Non-pertinent Song sample Whistling Words — Ronnie Self   Bullet Bear Family CD 15436 (#22)
    No rating Wild And Wooly Life — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#29)
Bullet Redita [2nd series] LP 139 (#6)
Need Information
 
 
[need info]     No rating Bop-A-Lena [alt. vers. 2] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#20)
    No rating Boppin' The Blues [vers. 2] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#19)
    No rating Flame Of Love [alt. vers.] — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#3)
    No rating Here Comes Authority — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#25)
    No rating How Careless Of Me — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#22)
    No rating The Hurt Is Free — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#21)
    No rating I Started World War 1 — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#26)
    No rating I'm Gonna Try You — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#18)
    No rating I've Been Brought Down — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#27)
    No rating Waitin' For The Gin To Hit Me — Ronnie Self   Bullet Hydra CD 27113 (#30)

Notes:


Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1968[no label name] (France) [recp]LPRocky Eddie Corthesy Presente
1974Union Pacific (England) 004LPTransfusion: Rave From The Grave, Blast From The Past, Vol. 1
1976ABC (Germany) (Germany) 28 082 ETLPCountry Meets Rock 'N' Roll
1977CBS (England) 82401LPCBS Rockabilly Classics
Colde LE2014LPRonnie Self ["Limited edition coloured vinyl"]
Colde 2014LPRonnie Self
1978ABC (England) (England) 5247LPCotton Pickin' Rock
CBS (England) 82993LPCBS Rockabilly Classics, Vol.2
MCA (France) (France) 414 048LPStars Of The Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 19
1979CBS (England) 83911LPCBS Rockabilly, Vol. 3
1981Epic (United States) EG 37621LPRockabilly Stars, Vol. 2
MCA (Sweden) (Sweden) COPS 9279LPHappy Days Of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 3
MCA (U.S.) (United States) MCL 1504LPRockabilly Boogie
Midnite Spell 1001LPRockin' At Midnite
1982Epic (United States) EG 37984LPRockabilly Stars, Vol. 3
1987MCA (U.S.) (United States) MCAD 5935CD20 Rockabilly Classics
1988MCA (U.S.) (United States) MCA- 25089LPRockabilly Classics
1990Bear Family (Germany) BCD 15436CDBop-A-Lena / Ronnie Self
Flame (England) 012LPDesperate Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 12
Time-Life Music (United States) 2RNR- 32 / OPCD-2571CDRed-Hot Rockabilly
1992CBS Special Products (United States) A 37621CDRockabilly Stars, Vol. 2
1993Big Tone (England) BT 5710CDCBS Rockabilly Classics, Vol. 1
Big Tone (England) BT 5711CDCBS Rockabilly Classics, Vol. 2
Big Tone (England) BT 5716CDMCA Rockabillies, Vol. 4
Chief (Netherlands) CCD 1156508CDUltra Rare Rockabilly's, Vol. 8
Club (Spain) 005LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 5
1994MCA 11119CDDecca Rock & Roll Collection
1995Hero 002CDShaggerman Rock & Roll, Vol. 2
1996Lucky (England) CDLR 802CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 2
1997Cotton Town Jubilee (Germany) CTJCD 3CDHonky Tonk Rockabillies, Vol. 1
Cotton Town Jubilee (Germany) CTJCD 4CDHonky Tonk Rockabillies, Vol. 2
1999Redita [2nd series] (Netherlands) 139LPRockin' Ronnie Self
2000Columbia/Epic/Legacy (United States) CK 62172CDAin't I'm A Dog!: 25 More Rockabilly Rave-Ups
Columbia/Epic/Legacy (United States) CK 62173CDWhistle Bait!: 25 Rockabilly Rave-Ups
2001Ace (England) CDCHD 785CDColumbia Rockabilly, Vol. 1
Ace (England) CDCHD 786CDColumbia Rockabilly, Vol. 2
Ace (England) CDCHD 815CDThem Rockabilly Cats
Hydra (Germany) BCK 27113CDMr. Frantic Is Boppin' The Blues / Ronnie Self
2003Bear Family (Germany) BCD 15972CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 13
2005Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16722CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 22 (Columbia)
Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16725CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 25 (Columbia)
2006Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16723CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 23 (Columbia)
2007Smith & Co. (Netherlands) SCCD 1125CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!
2008Pan American (Switzerland) 56018CDLove Slave
Pan American (Switzerland) 56028CDYou're Killin' Me
2009Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 017CDGood Rockin' Tonight: Red Hot Rockabilly
2010Ace (England) CDCHD 1268CDA Rocket In My Pocket
Not Now Music NOT2CD 375CDRed Hot Rockabilly
2011Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 098CDSassy Sugar: The Pure Essence Of Nashville Rock & Roll
Not Now Music NOT3CD 066CDRoyal Rockabilly Flush
2012Not Now Music NOT2CD 456CDGodfathers Of Psychobilly
One Day Music (England) DAY2CD 153CDEssential Rockabilly: The Columbia Story
2013Fantastic Voyage (England) FVTD 173CDRockin' Bones
Not Now Music NOT2CD 500CDRockabilly From Hell
2019Bear Family (Germany) BCD 17584CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 31 (Decca, Brunswick, & Coral)
year?CBS Special Products (United States) A 37984CDRockabilly Stars, Vol. 3
Fed (Sweden) 03CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 3
Fed (Sweden) 11CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 11
Lucky (England) CDLR 602CDRock Rock-Ola, Vol. 2
Mustang MUST 4CDMad Dog In Town
Presto Vol. 3CDBig Bad Rockabilly Boppers, Vol. 3
Presto Vol. 5CDBig Bad Rockabilly Boppers, Vol. 5
Rocket 88 (Australia) RLP 5002LPRiot In Cell Block 9
Smith & Co. SCCD 1170CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 3
Time-Life Music OP- 2571LPRed-Hot Rockabilly
True Blue Rockabilly TBR 002CDTrue Blue Rockabilly, Vol. 2
Vee-Tone VTRCD 2018CDWild Streak, Vol. 1: 50 Frenzied Rock 'N' Roll Delinquents


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