SPRINGFIELD RIFLE, The

Homebase: Seattle, WA
Stats: 1966-1971
Misc Notes:
New name for group formerly known as THE DYNAMICS.

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1B.) Monarch Records pressing: ^64065 / ^64065 - X (Nov./Dec., 1966)

Not known if A - B retail - labeled discs pressed/released.

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
DISC NOTES:*

Artist name on this disc  = The Springfield Rifles

Known Label Designs:
1A.) A - B promo disc. White label background.  Black numerals and lettering including ABC and  PROMOTIONAL COPY NOT FOR SALE. "The Bears" Produced by GIL BATEMAN  for Jerden Productions. "There Is Life On Mars" Produced  by JERRY DENNON  for Jerden Productions.

1B.) A - B promo disc. White label  background ABC  in white on black background.  Black numerals and lettering including PROMOTIONAL COPY NOT FOR SALE.  PLUG SIDE hand rubber stamped in   black on "The Bears."

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1A.) AMP 45-4719
1B.) 45 - 4719
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1A.) 45 - ABC - 4719   "A" THE BEARS (etched)
1B.) MARS - B (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Moore - Paulen - Thomas
A-SIDE PUBLISHER:
1A.) Preacher Publishing (BMI)
1B.) Preacher Publ. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1A.) AMP 45-4720
1B.) 45 - 4720
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1A.) 45 - ABC - 4720  "B" LIFE ON MARS (etched)
1B.) BEARS - A (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:I.H. Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:
1A.) Burdette Music Co. (BMI)
1B.) Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

LOCATION:
RECORDING PERSONNEL:
RECORDING STUDIO:
RECORDING ENGINEER: Stan Ross

FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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[HEAR IT HERE] "I'll Be Standing......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_yvhox1seU

[HEAR IT HERE] "Will You....."
https://www.youtube.comatch?v=ZXjVjsZJqBw&list=PL7UuOHVG93D26j2w61-VZdT9eVCgRsXFY/w

DISTRIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

Album reissues:
1.)1978. "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" reissued as Side One, Track #5 on compilation lp The History Of Northwest Rock Volume II (The Great Northwest Music Company GNW 4008)

2.)1982. "I'll Be Standing There" appeared on the compilation album History Of Northwest Rock Volume IV The Great Northwest Music Company GNW 9010 Side Two Track #1)

A-SIDE MATRIX:JD - 220 (wax); 45 - JD - 220 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^68458 (ca. October, 1967)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX: JD - 263 (wax); 45 - JD - 263 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^69721 (ca. January, 1968)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:King - Goffin
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Aldon Music (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:disc
SPEED:45 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX: JD - 257 (wax); 45 - JD - 257 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:^68757  (ca. November, 1967)
A-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX: JD - 262 (wax); 45 - JD - 262 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^68758 (ca. November, 1967)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

LOCATION: Seattle, WA
RECORDING PERSONNEL:
RECORDING STUDIO: Audio Recording, Inc.
RECORDING ENGINEER: Kearney Barton

FORMAT: disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

DISTRIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

[HEAR IT HERE] "It Ain't....."
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y23McFMqdQk

A-SIDE MATRIX:JD - 259 (wax); 45 - JD - 25 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^66909 (ca. June, 1967)
A-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX: JD - 258 (wax); 45 - JD - 258 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^66930 (ca. June, 1967
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

Artist name noted as:  SPRINGFIELD RIFLES, THE

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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
2PA.). A - B promotional disc. Teal blue label background. Greenish JERDEN JERDEN JERDEN JERDEN  in slanted white box above spindle hole. Other numerals and lettering indluding PROMOTIONAL COPY      NOT FOR SALE in black.

White: DISTRIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

2RA,)

White: DISTRIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

[HEAR IT] "100 Or......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2zDRiKncKo

"100 or Two" album reissues:
1.) 1968. Compilation album  Battle Of The Bands Volume 2 (Panorama LP-108) Side one, Track #1.

2.) 1981. Compilation album History Of Northwest Rock Volume III (Great Northwest Music  Company GNW 4009 Side Side A Track #1)

A-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) PAN - 1115 (etched wax); 45  - JD/PAN - PAN - 1115 (label)
2RA.) PAN - 1115 (wax); 45-JD/PAN-1115 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^65242 (ca. February, 1967)
2RA.) ^65242 (ca. February, 1967)
A-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) PAN - 1108 (etched wax); 45 - JD/PAN - 1108 (label)
2RA.)PAN - 1108 (wax); 45 - JD/PAN - 1108 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^65243 (ca. February, 1967)
2RA.) ^65243 (ca. February, 1967)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

Side 1
1.  It Ain't Happened (Jeff Afdem)
2. Will You Love Me Tomorrow (King - Goffin)
3. 100 Or Two (Jeff Afdem)
4. Tunesmith (Jim Webb)
5. Left Of Nowhere (Jeff Afdem)

Side 2
1. That's All I Really Need (Jeff Afdem)
2. He Will Break Your Heart (Butler - Mayfield - Carter)
3. By The Time I Get To Phoenix (Jim Webb)
4. I Loved Her (Jeff Afdem)
5. My Girl (William Robinson - Ronald White)

MISC NOTES:

LOCATION: Hollywood, CA
RECORDING PERSONNEL:
RECORDING STUDIO: Gold Star
RECORDING ENGINEER: Stan Ross

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
DISC NOTES:

Manufactured by Capitol Records, Inc.; A Subsidiary of Capitol Industries, Inc., U.S.A.

A-SIDE MATRIX: ST - 5159 - A
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B-SIDE MATRIX: ST - 5159 - B
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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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DISTRIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

[HEAR IT] "Left......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOOA3aHGNuE

Known Label Designs:
2PA.) A - A  promotional disc. Teal blue label background. Greenish  JERDEN JERDEN JERDEN JERDEN  in slanted white box above spindle hole. Other numerals and lettering black. PROMOTIONAL COPY           NOT FOR SALE

White: DISTIBUTED BY ABC-PARAMOUNT RECORDS, INC. MADE IN U.S.A.

2RA..) A - B retail disc.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) JD - 264 (etched wax); JD - 284 (label)
2RA) JD - 264 (wax); 45 - JD - 264 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^72133 (ca. July, 1968)
2RA.) ^72133 (ca. July, 1968)
A-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdfette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) JD - 264 (etched wax); JD - 264 (label)
2RA.) JD - 265 (wax); 45 - JD - 265 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^72133  (ca. July, 1968)
2RA.) ^72133 - X (ca. July, 1968)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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[HEAR IT HERE] "My Girl"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlvakggnrqY

[HEAR IT HERE] "He Will........"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQlENGe5xLE

Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B promotional disc. White label with black numerals and lettering. PROMOTIONAL NOT FOR SALE

2.) A - B retail disc. Reddish label background. Purple Burdette. Other numerals and lettering black

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
2.)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.)
2.)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: William Robinson - Ronald White
A-SIDE PUBLISHER:

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
2.)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.)
2.)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Butler - Mayfield - Carter
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:

MISC NOTES:

Non - Photo Sleeve:
Burdette
- An Exciting New Label -
Presents
"That's All I Really Need"
Already Breaking Big
In The Northwest

"That's All I Really Need" album reissues:
1.) 1968. Compilation LP The History Of Northwest Rock Volume 1; Side Two Track #6 The Great Northwest Music Co., GNW 4003.

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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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[HEAR IT HERE] "That's All......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4AvujjEh8-E

[HEAR IT HERE] "I Love......."
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56Pq12J8KNA

Known Label Designs: 

1.) A - B promotional disc. White label with black lettering and numerals. PROMOTIONAL NOT FOR SALE

2.) A - B retail disc. Reddish label background. . Black lettering and numerals. Purple Burdette. All other numerals and lettering black

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
2.)
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1.)
2.)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER:

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2.)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:

MISC NOTES: Artist Name: SPRINGFIELD RIFLE

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B retail disc. Purplish label background. Darker purple numerals and lettering.

 

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
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1.)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
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1.)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:

MISC NOTES: According to Bob Perry, composer/singer of "Keep On Loading", while the song lyrics pertain to a man loading his possessions into a vehicle after breaking up with his female partner, radio stations would not play it because station personnel thought the song was about drug usage.

LOCATION:
RECORDING PERSONNEL: BOB PERRY (A-side vocals); JEFF AFDEM (B-side vocals).
RECORDING STUDIO:
RECORDING ENGINEER: Rick Keefer

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

Note: Some discs issued with label defect on side A. No JERDEN JERDEN JERDEN in white swath

A-SIDE  MATRIX:  45 - JD - 309
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^84352     JD-309
A-SIDE COMPOSER: R. Perry
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:  45 - JD - 310 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:^84352-X   JD - 310
B-SIDE COMPOSER: M. Allison
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: (ASCAP)

MISC NOTES:

LOCATION:
RECORDING PERSONNEL:
RECORDING STUDIO:
RECORDING ENGINEER: Stan Ross

FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

[HEAR IT HERE] "That's The Way......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxHiPv4rBxY&index=7&list=PL7UuOHVG93D26j2w61-VZdT9eVCgRsXFY

[HEAR IT HERE] "What We......"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWCSGh_ExE0&list=PL7UuOHVG93D26j2w61-VZdT9eVCgRsXFY&index=6

Featuring JEFF AFDEM

A-SIDE MATRIX: JD- 307 (wax); 45 - JD - 307 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^84421
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Jeff Afdem
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX: JD - 308 (wax); 45 - JD - 308 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^84421 - X
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Jeff Afdem
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

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