Jayhawks, Vibrations & Related Groups

Jayhawks

– Counting My Teardrops/ The Devil’s Cousin, ’56 (Flash 105)

– Stranded In The Jungle/ My Only Darling, ’56 (Flash 109)

– Love Train/ Don’t Mind Dyin’, ’56 (Flash 111)

 

James Curry (BB The Jayhawks) – Please Baby/ My Promise, ’56 (Flash 110)

 

Jayhawks as Earl Palmer’s Party Rockers (w The Jay-Hawks) – Johnnie’s House Party (Part 1)/ Johnnie’s House Party (Part 2), ’57 (Aladdin 3379) {I}

(Cover version.  Original done by John Heartsman etal (Johnny’s House Party) on Music City 807.)

 

as Jay-Hawks (w Earl Palmer & Band) – The Creature/ Everyone Should Know, ’57 (Aladdin 3393)

 

Jayhawks backing as Cleechays Danny Tyrell & The Cleechays – You’re Only Seventeen/ Let’s Walk, Let’s Talk, ’58 (Eastman 784)

Jayhawks backing as Cleeshays Sonny Knight & The Cleeshays – Lipstick Kisses/ Eat Your Mush And Hush, ’58 (Eastman 787)

 

Jayhawks

– Start The Fire/ I Wish The World Owed Me A Living, ’59 (Eastman 792)

– New Love/ Betty Brown, ’59 (Eastman 798 & Firefly 327, ’74)

 

Jayhawks as Vibes

– What’s Her Name/ You Are, ’58 (Allied 10006)

– Misunderstood/ Let The Old Folks Talk, ’59 (Allied 10007)

 

 

##Jayhawks + Del Ray & The Roamers (Marty Cooper-related and unlikely Jayhawks/Vibration groups.)

as Del Ray & The Roamers – La Macarena/ Lonley Highway [sic], ’60 (Capella 101)

(A-side scan with writing credit as Marty Cooper using the alias of Jay Martin.  Capella records was owned by Marty Cooper.)

 

Jayhawks – La Macarena {I}/ Lonely Highway, ’61 (Argyle 1005)

(Scan found for La Macarena asby The Jayhawks with writing credit as George Temple. Argyle discographies credit both sides to the Jayhawks.  The book lists asby the Jayhawks/Vibrations group but reliable sources do not.)

 

 

Vibrations

– So Blue/ Love Me Like You Should, ’60 (Bet 001 & Checker 954)

– Feel So Bad/ Cave Man, ’60 (Checker 961)

– Doing The Slop, ’60 (Checker 967 # Withdrawn & Checker LP 2978, ’61 (1-6))

– So Little Time, ’60 (Checker 967 # Withdrawn & Checker LP 2978, ’61 (2-3)

(The title also appears on Robin Hood 149, ’77.  Writing credits are W. Clayton: Duchess Music on the Checker LP.  The title is also listed asby ‘The Neptunes’ on the same label #.  Sources credit the title to both groups but it is unclear if both groups did the song.  Any versions I’ve heard sound the same.)

– The Watusi/ Wallflower, ’60 (Checker 969)

– Continental With Me, Baby/ The Junkernoo, ’60 (Checker 974)

– Stranded In The Jungle/ Don’t Say Goodbye, ’60 (Checker 982)

– Everlasting Love, ’61 (Checker-Unreleased) (This title is on ‘Out Of Sight’ Album/The Checker Years.)

– I Still Love You, ’61 (Checker-Unreleased)

– Talk That Talk, ’61 (Checker-Unreleased)

– All My Love Belongs To You/ Stop Right Now, ’61 (Checker 987)

– Let’s Pony Again/ What Made You Change Your Mind, ’61 (Checker 990)

– Time After Time, ’61 (Checker LP 2978 (1-4) & Robin Hood 151, ’77)

– I Had A Dream, ’61 (Checker LP 2978 (2-6))

– People Say, ’61 (Checker LP 2978 (2-1))

– Sweet Slumber, ’61 (Checker LP 2978 (2-4) & Robin Hood 150, ’77)

– Serenade Of The Bells, ’61 (Checker LP 2978 (1-2) & Robin Hood 150, ’77)

– Oh Cindy/ Over The Rainbow, ’62 (Checker 1002)

– The New Hully Gully/ Anytime, ’62 (Checker 1011)

– If He Don’t/ Hamburgers On A Bun, ’62 (Checker 1022)

– Between Hello And Goodbye/ Lonesome Little Lonely Girl, ’63 (Atlantic 2204)

– Since I Fell For You/ May The Best Man Win, ’63 (Checker 1038)

– Dancing Danny/ Dancing Danny {I}, ’63 (Checker 1061)

– My Girl Sloopy/ Daddy Woo-Woo, ’64 (Atlantic 2221)

– People Say/ So Little Time, ’77 (Robin Hood 149)

 

Vibrations as Marathons (1st Barnum/Cooper Marathons) – Peanut Butter/ Talkin’ Trash, ’61 (Arvee 5027)

(Recorded by the Vibrations for HB Barnum and Marty Cooper and released on the Arvee label as the Marathons.)

 

Vibrations as Marathons (1st Barnum/Cooper Marathons) – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Arvee LP-424)

This Vibrations as Marathons (Arvee 5027) side was on the Olympics LP (Dance By The Light Of The Moon.))

 

Vibrations as (Named By Others As) Marathons – Peanut Butter/ Down In New Orleans, ’61 (Chess 1790)

(Peanut Butter is re-recorded version for Chess/Argo releases.  The Vibrations did not record again as the Marathons.)

 

Vibrations as (Recorded as) Marathons – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Argo 5389)

Vibrations as (Named By Others As) Marathons  – Down In New Orleans, ’61 (Argo 5389)

 

Vibrations credited as Marathons – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Collectables 5081 B1)

Vibrations credited as Marathons – Talkin’ Trash, ’61 (Collectables 5081 B1)

 

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