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Summers, Gene

Born 1939 in Dallas, Texas.

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Discography is intended to be complete through 1964

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1958/Mar. 3
Bb pop rev.
Jan (Texas) 11-100 
(pressed by RCA)
Pertinent Label shot Song sample School Of Rock 'N Roll — Gene Summers And His Rebels J8-OW-2593 Bullet Cat CD 1036 (#13)
Bullet Charly CD 345 (#27)
Bullet Club LP 004 (#16)
Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#1)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#1)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#1)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#2)
Bullet Lucky CD 501 (#19)
Bullet Lucky CD 813 (#5)
Bullet Mustang CD 14 (#6)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 424 (#35)
Bullet Now Dig This CD 1042 (#7)
Bullet Rhino CD 73346 (#100)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#1)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#1)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Straight Skirt — Gene Summers And His Rebels J8-OW-2592 Bullet Club LP 004 (#17)
Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#6)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#2)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#3)
Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 142 (#41)
Bullet Fed CD 03 (#21)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#5)
Bullet Lucky CD 602 (#7)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#3)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#8)
1958/July 28
Bb pop rev.
Jan (Texas) 11-102  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Nervous — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1008 Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#2)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#3)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#2)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#7)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#2)
Bullet Vladimir Twist LP 6909 (#7)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#3)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Gotta Lotta That — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1009 Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#3)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#4)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#4)
Bullet Fed CD 09 (#12)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#3)
Bullet Lucky CD 815 (#16)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#4)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#10)
1958/Sept.
(Bb est.)
Jan (Texas) 11-106  Pertinent Song sample Twixteen — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1024 Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#4)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#5)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#6)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#6)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#12)
    No rating I'll Never Be Lonely — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1025 Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#5)
Bullet Lesley CD 3 (#25)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#5)
1958/Oct.
(Bb est.)
Jane (Texas)  102  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Nervous — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN-1008  
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Gotta Lotta That — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN-1009  
1959/Jan. 26
Bb pop rev.
Jane (Texas)  106  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Twixteen — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1024 Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#6)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample I'll Never Be Lonely — Gene Summers And His Rebels JN 1025 Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#6)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#11)
1962/Feb.
(art. est.)
Alta (Texas)  104 
(pressed by Southern)
Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample You Said You Loved Me — Gene Summers SO: 1191 Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#10)
    No rating Label shot Tomorrow — Gene Summers SO: 1190  
1962/May
mx series
Alta (Texas)  106 
(pressed by Southern)
Borderline Label shot Song sample Dance, Dance, Dance — Gene Summers SO: 1258 Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#7)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#11)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#9)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#10)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Juke Box Memories — Gene Summers SO: 1259  
1962
RCA mx code
Lafayette (Texas) 645T-2543 
(pressed by RCA)
Pertinent Label shot Almost 12 O'Clock — Gene Summers NO8W-2543 Bullet Collectables CD 5553 (#16)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#8)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#17)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#14)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Chapel Bells Ringing — Gene Summers NO8W-2544 Bullet Fantastic Voyage CD 177 (#16)
1963/Oct.
(art. est.)
Donnybrook (Texas) D556  No rating Label shot Blue Diamond — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#24)
    No rating Label shot You Said You Loved Me — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms    
1964/Feb.
(art. est.)
Capri (Texas)  502  No rating Label shot Blue Diamond — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms   Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#14)
    No rating Label shot You Said You Love Me — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms    
1964/Mar.
(Bb est.)
Jamie (Pa.)  1273  No rating Label shot Big Blue Diamond — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms J-GSU-1 Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#15)
    No rating Label shot You Said You Loved Me — Gene Summers With The Tom Toms J-GSU-2  
1964/June
(art. est.)
Capri (Texas)  507  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Alabama Shake — Gene Summers C-GS-2 Bullet Club LP 004 (#18)
Bullet Collectables CD 5554 (#7)
Bullet Collector LP 1009 (#5)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#9)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#8)
Bullet Fed CD 03 (#3)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#4)
Bullet Mustang CD 11 (#34)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#8)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#4)
    Pertinent Label shot Just Because — Gene Summers C-GS-1 Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#13)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#12)
1964/Aug.
(art. est.)
Shane (Texas) 47-1/2 No rating Label shot Peanut Butter — Jac And Jay With The Tom Toms    
    No rating Label shot Monkey's Uncle — Jac And Jay With The Tom Toms    
1965/Apr.
BMI clear.
Capri (Texas)  513  No rating Label shot My Year Book — Gene Summers 1717  
    No rating Label shot Jack & Jill's New House — Gene Summers 1716  
1966/Apr.
(art. est.)
Tear Drop (Texas)  3211  No rating Label shot Cloudy Day — Gene Summers HEC-181 M Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#24)
    No rating Label shot World Of Illusion — Gene Summers HEC-182 M Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#23)
1966/May
(art. est.)
Donnybrook (Texas)  557  No rating Label shot My Picture — Gene Summers A  
    No rating Label shot Song sample Hey My Baby — Gene Summers B Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#19)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#9)
1966/July
RW
Charay (Texas) C-47  No rating Label shot The Clown — Gene Summers A Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#22)
    No rating Label shot Green Eyed Monster — Gene Summers B  
1966/Sept.
(Bb est.)
Mercury (Ill.)  72606  No rating Label shot The Clown — Gene Summers YW1-38729  
    No rating Label shot Green Eyed Monster — Gene Summers YW1-38728  
1967/May 27
Bb r&b rev.
Soft (Texas) S-1005  No rating Label shot The Loser — Gene Summers LH-2650  
    No rating Label shot Look Alike Baby — Gene Summers LH-2651  
1967/May 27
Bb r&b rev.
Soft (Texas) S-1005  No rating Label shot The Loser — Gene Summers LH-2650  
    No rating Label shot Sweet Thing — Gene Summers LH-2754  
 
 
Maridene (Texas) M-110  No rating Label shot Sometimes — Gene Summers A  
    No rating Label shot Hot Pants — Gene Summers B  
1968/June
(art. est.)
Domino (Texas) [2] S-101  No rating Label shot Who Stole The Marker (From The Grave Of Bonnie Parker) — Gene Summers LH-4384 Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#27)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#25)
    No rating Label shot The Table On My Right — Gene Summers LH-4385  
Unissued Tracks
1956
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Song sample Floppin' — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#17)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#2)
1957
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Baby Are You Kiddin' — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#20)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#28)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#8)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#19)
Bullet Top Hat 10 100 (#6)
    No rating Song sample Suzie Q — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#27)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#18)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#13)
1958
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Alabama Shake [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#21)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#17)
    No rating Almost Persuaded — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#9)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#9)
    Pertinent Song sample Fancy Dan — Gene Summers   Bullet Buffalo Bop CD 55093 (#11)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#14)
Bullet Folkline CD 92 (#13)
Bullet Not Now Music CD 504 (#17)
Bullet Presto CD 12 (#2)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 200 (#17)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#13)
    No rating Gotta Lotta That [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#32)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#23)
    No rating If You Don't Come Home — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#12)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#11)
    No rating Nervous [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#30)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#21)
    No rating The Push — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#18)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#15)
    No rating Someone Somewhere [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#16)
    No rating Twixteen [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#29)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#20)
1959
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Broken Dreams [vers. 1] — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#20)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#16)
    No rating Honey Hush — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#22)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#16)
    No rating The Rebel - Johnny Yuma — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#30)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#15)
    No rating Rockaboogie Shake — Gene Summers   Bullet Club LP 019 (#12)
Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#23)
Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#31)
Bullet Jan/Star Club LP 8011 (#1)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#22)
    No rating Taboo — Gene Summers   Bullet Born Bad LP 007 (#15)
 
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Broken Dreams [vers. 2] — Gene Summers    
1961
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Song sample Loco Cat — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#15)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#5)
    No rating My Picture [alt. vers.] — Gene Summers    
1962
 
Mel-O-Records (Ill.)  uniss.  No rating Someone Somewhere — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#7)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 3035 (#7)
    No rating Song sample Turnip Greens — Gene Summers   Bullet Collector CD 4420 (#18)
Bullet White Label LP 8826 (#6)
1964
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating The Great Pretender — Gene Summers   Bullet Crystal Clear Sound CD 9723 (#19)

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1971Collector (Netherlands) CL 1009LPRock N' Roll, Vol. 2
1981Jan/Star Club (Sweden) 33- 8011LPThe Texan Rebel / Gene Summers
White Label (Netherlands) WLP 8826LPRockin' With Gene Summers
1993Club (Spain) 004LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 4
1994Cat (Netherlands) 1036CDCalling All Rock 'N' Roll Collectors, Vol. 4
Collector (Netherlands) CLCD 4420CDSchool Of Rock And Roll / Gene Summers
1995Collectables (United States) COL-CD 5553CDThe Best Of Big D Rock: 1950's & 1960's Early Rock Heroes, Vol. 1
1996Vladimir Twist VTR 6909LPLike Nothing Your Ears Have Ever Heard, Vol. 9
1997Crystal Clear Sound (United States) 9723CDThe Ultimate School Of Rock & Roll / Gene Summers
1999Rollercoaster (England) RCCD 200CDNow Dig This: A Whole Lotta Roller Coaster Rockers
Rollercoaster (England) 3035CDRockaboogie Shake / Gene Summers
2000Buffalo Bop (Germany) Bb-CD 55093CDRockin' Cadillac
Top Hat (Spain?) 10010Rock & Roll Mama
2004Now Dig This (England) CMFCD 1042CDWell, Now Dig This
2006Rhino (United States) R2 73346CDRockin' Bones: '50s Punk & Rockabilly
2011Not Now Music NOT2CD 424CDRoots Of Psychobilly
2012Fantastic Voyage (England) FVDD 142CDTexas Tornados: Rock 'N' Roll From The Lone Star State
2013Fantastic Voyage (England) FVCD 177CDDead Good
Not Now Music NOT2CD 504CDHot Rod Rockabilly
year?Born Bad (England) BB 007LPBorn Bad, Vol. 7
Charly (England) PBX CD 345CDRock The Joint
Club (Spain) 019LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 19
Collectables (United States) COL-CD 5554CDThe Best Of Big D Rock: 1950's & 1960's Early Rock Heroes, Vol. 2
Fed (Sweden) 03CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 3
Fed (Sweden) 09CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 9
Folkline (England) 274- 92CDHardcore Rockabilly, Vol. 2
Lesley LESCD 3CDThe Lost Story Of The Rock-A-Ballad, Vol. 2
Lucky (England) CDLR 501CDPianola Rock-Ola
Lucky (England) CDLR 602CDRock Rock-Ola, Vol. 2
Lucky (England) CDLR 813CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 13
Lucky (England) CDLR 815CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 15
Mustang MUST 11CDHurry Baby
Mustang MUST 14CDSchool Of Rock 'N' Roll
Presto Vol. 12CDBig Bad Rockabilly Boppers, Vol. 12


Acknowledgments:  Scott Cheesebrew, Marc Coulavin, Will Derrington, Udo Frank, Pasi Koskela, Kurt Krauter, Tom Lincoln, Gerd Miller, John Neal, James L. Powell, Rockabilly Ranch, Perica Sucevic, Gene Summers, Shawn Summers, Joe Wajgel, eBay


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