Nitecaps & Nightcaps

Nitecaps (Detroit)

– A Kiss And A Vow/ Be My Girl, ’55 (Groove 0134)

– Tough Mama/ Sweet Thing, ’56 (Groove 0147)

– Bamboo Rock And Roll/ You May Not Know, ’56 (Groove 0158)

– In Each Corner Of My Heart/ Let Me Know Tonight, ’56 (Groove 0176)

– You’re Gonna Be Sorry, ’56 (Detour LP 33-010)

– Oh, You Sweet Girl, ’56 (Detour LP 33-010)

– Snap Crackle & Pop, ’56 (Detour LP 33-010)



Nitecaps (Oklahoma) (Clyde Stacy & The) – Hoy Hoy/ So Young, ’57 (Candlelight 1015)

(The sides were recorded in Oklahoma.  His other Candlelight releases (not included in the book) were recorded in New York.)


as Clyde Stacy – I Sure Do Love You Baby/ Honky Tonk Hardwood Floor, ’58 (Bullseye 1008) (This Bullseye label is located in New York.)



Nightcaps (Texas)

– Wine Wine Wine/ Nightcap Rock, ’60 (Vandan 7491) (Reissued on Musicor #1057 in 1965.)

– Thunderbird/ Ole Jose, ’60 (Vandan 3233)

– 24 Hours/ No Parking, ’60 (Vandan 3387) (Book listed as #3587.)

– Next Time You See Me/ I’ve Got The Blues, ’63 (Vandan 4280)

– Darlin [sic]/ Mystery Train, ’67 (Vandan 7066)

– Wine Wine Wine No 2/ Walking The Dog, ’68 (Vandan 4733)


Nitecaps (Texas) – Wine, Wine, Wine, ’60 (Vandan VRLP 8124) (Not in book)

Side One: Wine, Wine, Wine; Nightcap Rock; Twenty Four Hours; Mojo Hand; Tough That’s All.

Side Two: Thunderbird; Ole Jose; Sweet Little Angel; No Parking; I Got My Mojo Working.


Nitecaps (Texas) – Wine, Wine, Wine, ’98 (Collectables CD 5766) (Not in book.)

Tracks: Wine, Wine, Wine; Nightcap Rock; 24 Hours; I Got My Mojo Working; Tough That’s All; Thunderbird; Ole Jose; Sweet Little Angel; No Parking; Mojo Man.

Bonus: I’ve Got The Blues; Next Time You See Me.


Default dating for the Vandan releases was originally obtained from the Nitecaps official site which is no longer available.  The post follows their discography. has a Nightcaps’ history and partial discography  which is now being used in most sources’ posts.  The dating discrepancy is noted.


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