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Okeh (N.Y.)

New York, N.Y.  [source: Am. Rec. Label Dir.)

A subsidiary of Columbia. Originally established in 1918 by Otto Heinemann.


Original Releases

Number Date & Source Name Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
4-7077  1957/Jan. 5
Bb r&b rev.
Hart, Larry No rating A Looka-A Looka
Larry Hart / Orch. Under Dir. Of Leroy Kirkland
Label shot
(from 45)
ZSP 39683  
      No rating If A Dream Could Make You Mine
Larry Hart / Orch. Under Dir. Of Leroy Kirkland
Label shot
ZSP 39682  
4-7103  1958/July 21
Bb pop rev.
Tyler, Frankie No rating If You Care
Frankie Tyler
Label shot
(from Classics CD 727)
JZSP 44259 Bullet Classics CD 727 (#1)
      No rating I Go Ape
Frankie Tyler
Label shot
(from 45)
JZSP 44258  
4-7108  1959/Jan. 5
Bb pop rev.
Skee Brothers Pertinent That's All She Wrote
Skee Brothers
Label shot
(from CBS LP 83911)
ZSP 44990 Bullet Bear Family CD 16723 (#27)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5711 (#14)
Bullet CBS LP 83911 (#4)
Bullet Chief CD 1156512 [2nd] (#23)
      Pertinent Four Aces (Of Love)
Skee Brothers
Label shot
(from Eagle LP 303)
ZSP 44989 Bullet Blend CD 2 (#20)
Bullet Eagle LP 303 (#6)
Bullet Jivin' LP 184 (#9)
4-7109  1959/Jan. 12
Bb pop rev.
Hart, Kelly No rating Your Love, Your Kisses, And Your Charms
Kelly Hart
Label shot
ZSP 45262  
      No rating Dear Mom And Dad
Kelly Hart
Label shot
ZSP 45261  
4-7115  1959/Apr. 20
Bb pop rev.
Bacon, Gar No rating Marshall, Marshall
Gar Bacon / Orch. Under The Dir. Of Jack Gale
Label shot
JZSP 47035 Bullet Rock 'N' Roll CD 101 (#14)
      No rating Too Young To Love
Gar Bacon / Orch. Under The Dir. Of Jack Gale
Label shot
JZSP 47036  
4-7118  1959/May
(Bb est.)
Felts, Derrell Pertinent It's A Great Big Day
Derrell Felts
Label shot
(from Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62172)
JZSP 47660 Bullet Ace CD 785 (#13)
Bullet Bear Family CD 16725 (#14)
Bullet Big Tone CD 5711 (#17)
Bullet CBS LP 83911 (#7)
Bullet Club LP 024 (#12)
Bullet Collector LP 1016 (#8)
Bullet Columbia/Epic/Legacy CD 62172 (#13)
Bullet Fed CD 04 (#34)
Bullet Presto CD 406 (#30)
Bullet Smith & Co. CD 1197 (#63)
      Pertinent Lookie, Lookie, Lookie
Derrell Felts
Label shot
(from Collector LP 1016)
JZSP 47661 Bullet Collector LP 1016 (#9)
4-7166  1963/Mar. 16
Bb pop rev.
Wray, Link Borderline Rumble Mambo
Link Wray And The Wraymen
Label shot
(from Epic/Legacy CD 47904)
ZSP 59258 Bullet Epic/Legacy CD 47904 (#13)
      Non-pertinent Hambone
Red Saunders & His Orch. With Dolores Hawkins & The Hambone Kids
Label shot
(from 45)
ZSP 59257  
4-18030  1954/Mar.
(Bb est.)
Ray, Billy No rating You Gotta Pet Me Baby
Billy Ray
Label shot
(from 45)
ZSP 14669 Bullet Cactus CD 18000 (#15)
      No rating I've Waited So Long
Billy Ray
ZSP 14670  

Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1973Collector (Netherlands) CL 1016LPHave Some Real Sound, Have Some Rock And Roll
1977Eagle (Germany) 303LPChicken Rock Vol. 2: Fabulous Groups Rockabilly Style
1979CBS (England) 83911LPCBS Rockabilly, Vol. 3
1982Jivin' (Belgium) 184LP14 Great All-Time Jivers, Vol. 3
1992Epic/Legacy (United States) EK 47904CDWalkin' With Link / Link Wray
1993Big Tone (England) BT 5711CDCBS Rockabilly Classics, Vol. 2
Chief (Netherlands) CCD 1156512 [2nd]CDUltra Rare Rockin' & Boppin', Vol. 2
1995Blend (Belgium) 2CDBest Of Blend Rock & Roll Collection, Vol. 2
2000Columbia/Epic/Legacy (United States) CK 62172CDAin't I'm A Dog!: 25 More Rockabilly Rave-Ups
2001Ace (England) CDCHD 785CDColumbia Rockabilly, Vol. 1
2005Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16725CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 25 (Columbia)
2006Bear Family (Germany) BCD 16723CDThat'll Flat Git It, Vol. 23 (Columbia)
2010Classics (Sweden) CD 727CDTeen Rockin' Party, Vol. 1
year?Cactus (United States) 18000CDOkeh 18000 Series - Hillbilly
Club (Spain) 024LPGrab This And Dance, Vol. 24
Fed (Sweden) 04CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 4
Presto DBL CD 406CDBig Bad Hot-Rod Drag & Real Rockin' Roadster Music
Rock 'N' Roll RNR 101CDThe Party's Not Over Yet
Smith & Co. SCCD 1197CDGreat Rockabilly: Just About As Good As It Gets!, Vol. 4


Acknowledgments:  Scott Cheesebrew, Steve Foehner, Udo Frank, Adam Komorowski, Mikael Maki, Dean Craige Morris, Don Stilton


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