MONTE, CHRISTOPHER [CA]

Homebase: Los Angeles, California.
Stats:
Misc Notes: There was no artist named Christopher Monte. The name was simply used as a label credit for recordings performed by Los Angeles' famed studio band, the "Wrecking Crew."
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MISC NOTES: There was no artist named "Christopher Monte." The name was simply used as a label credit for these recordings by Los Angeles' famed studio band, the "Wrecking Crew." This surf-rock styled tune features the harmonica playing of the songs' composer, Dick Torst, the drumming of Hal Blaine, and an arrangement by Jack Nitzsche.

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RECORDING PERSONNEL: Torst; Blaine; Nitzsche;
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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

Known Label Designs:
2PA.) A - B promotional disc. 2nd three fish logo centered over spindle hole. AUDITION RECORD centered below logo. Beige/tan label background. Blue logo, numerals and lettering.

2PB.) A - B promotional disc. 2nd three fish logo centered over spindle hole. No audition or promo notation. Beige/tan label background. Blue logo, numerals and lettering. Horizontal lines above and below printed information centered left and right of spindle hole.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA).45 DO - 771 (etched wax); DO - 771 (label)
2PB.) DO - 771 - 2 (etched wax); DO - 771 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^49589 (September, l963)
2PB.) None
A-SIDE COMPOSER:Dick Torst
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Metric Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) 45 DO - 772 (etched wax); DO- 772 (label)
2PB)  DO - 772 -2 (etched wax); DO - 772 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^49589 - X (September, l963)
2PB.) None
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Heino Gaze
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Metric Music Co. (BMI)

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