WHITCOMB, IAN [UK]

Homebase: England / Ireland / Seattle / Los Angeles
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Misc Notes:
SEE ALSO: 
1.) BLUESVILLE
2.) WHITCOMB AND BARRY RICHARDSON, IAN;
3.) WHITCOMB AND BLUESVILLE, IAN

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Monarch Records pressing #s: ^53726 / ^53726 - X (Jul. - Aug., 1964)

LOCATION: Dublin, Ireland
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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

[HEAR IT] "Soho"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAU8zSfPZWA

Known Label Designs:
1RA.) A - B retail label. Light blue background. Pinkish logo accents. Pinkish numerals and letters except light blue jerden.

"Soho" Album Reissues: 
1966.  Side One Track #6 on compilation lp The Hitmakers (Jerden #7005)

"Bony Moronie" Album Reissues:
1966. As "Boney Moroney"  Side One Track #5 compilation lp The Hitmakers (Jerden #7005)

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1RA.) JD - 77
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1RA.) 45 - JD - 77 (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1RA.) JD - 78
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1RA.) 45 - JD - 78 (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Larry Williams
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Venice Music (BMI)

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

Instrumental

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A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb - Barry Richardson
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. BMI

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B-SIDE COMPOSER:Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:Burdette Music Co. BMI

MISC NOTES:

LOCATION: Seattle
RECORDING PERSONNEL: Jeff Beals (bass);
RECORDING STUDIO: Audio Recorders
RECORDING ENGINEER: Kearney Barton

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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"This Sporting Life" Album Reissues as Ian Whitcomb:
1976. Side two, track #4 on compilation album The History Of Northwest Rock Volume 1 (The Great Northwest Music Company GNW 4003)

Known Label Designs:
Promo: 

Retail:
1) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white. "Turn On Song"  printed on two lines.

2.) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white.  "You Turn Me On" printed on two lines."(Turn On Song)" printed below.

3.) A - B retail label. Bronze background Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER  in white.  "You Turn Me On" printed on one line. "(Turn On Song)" printed below.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
Promo:

Retail:
1.) 45 - 60126
2.) 45 - 60126
3.) 45 - 60126
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
Promo:

Retail:
1.) 45 - 60126 - F - 1 (etched)
2.) 45 - 60126 - F - 7 (etched)
3.) 45 - 60126 - F - 9 ^4 (stamped)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
Promo:

Retail:
1.) 45 - 60127
2.) 45 - 60127
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
Promo:

Retail:
1.) 45 - 60127 - F - 1 (etched)
2.) 45 - 60127 - F - 7 (etched)
3.) 45 - 60127 - F - 9 ^2 (stamped)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company (BMI)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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"The End" [HEAR IT HERE...]

"N-E-R-V-O-U-S" [HEAR IT HERE...]

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A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian whitcomb
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B-SIDE COMPOSER:Ian Whitcomb
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MISC NOTES: Label credit = Ian Whitcomb and Bluesville

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

Playing Time: 2:42

A-SIDE MATRIX: 45 - 60126
A-SIDE COMPoser: Ian whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX: 45 - 60127
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

Artist Label Credit: IAN WHITCOMB & BLUESVILLE

LOCATION: Dublin / Seattle
RECORDING PERSONNEL: Ian Whitcomb (vocals); Bluesville (all other instruments); Jerry Roslie (organ overdub in Seattle)
RECORDING STUDIO: Audio Recording
RECORDING ENGINEER: Kearney Barton (for Roslie's bit)

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B promo label

2.) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
2.) 45 - 60053
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.)
2.) 45 - 60053 - F - 7 (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.)
2.) 45 - 60054
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.)
2.) 45 - 60054 - G - 1 (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb - Barry Richardson
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company (BMI)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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"No Tears....." [HEAR IT HERE...]

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A-SIDE COMPOSER:Spector - Greenwich - Barry
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B-SIDE COMPOSER:Springfield
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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE COMPOSER: H.Smith - G. Vincent
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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Sir Arthur Burgoyne - Burgage
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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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A-SIDE COMPOSER:Col. Alexander Weston - Jarvis
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B-SIDE COMPOSER:Prof. Siegfried Gildenblatten
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MISC NOTES

Issued in mono (T 5004) and stereo (DT 5004) formats.

Side 1
1. You Turn Me On (Ian Whitcomb)
2. River Of No Return (Ian Whitcomb)
3. Be My Baby (Spector - Greenwich - Barry)
4. Nervous (Ian Whitcomb)
5. Poor But Hones (Ian Whitcomb)
6. Fizz (Ian Whitcomb - Barry Richardson)

Side 2
1.This Sporting Life (Ian Whitcomb)
2. Too Many Cars On The Road (Ian Whitcomb)
3. That's Rock N' Roll (Lieber - Stoller)
4. Sugar Babe (Robinson - Lewis)
5. No Tears For Johnnty (Springfrield Arr. by Ian Whitcomb)

LOCATION: Dublin Ireland
RECORDING PERSONNEL:
RECORDING STUDIO: Eamonn Andrews Studios
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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:12"
SPEED:33 1/3 rpm
DISC NOTES:

DUOPHONIC FOR STEREO PHONOGRAPHS ONLY

A-SIDE MATRIX: DT 1 - 5004 - A1

B-SIDE MATRIX: DT 2 - 5004 - B2

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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:12"
SPEED:33 1/3 rpm
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LOCATION:
RECORDING PERSONNEL:  BLUESVILL OF LONDON (side 1); SOMEBODY'S CHYLDREN  (side 2)
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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B promo label. White background. Black logo, numerals and lettering including PROMOTIONAL     NOT FOR SALE  Large A on "Please Don't..."

2.) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 60685
2.) 45 - 60685
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 60685    251    R - 498 (etched)
2.) 60685    251    R - 498 (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 60709
2.)  45 - 60709
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 60709 Re   251    R - 499 Re (etched)
2.) 60709 Re   251    R - 499 Re (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Lennon - McCartney
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Maclen Music, Inc. (BMI)

MISC NOTES:

Color photo artist picture sleeve

LOCATION:
RECORDING PERSONNEL: Ian Whicomb [vocals];  His Seaside Syncopators (Side l);  His Radio Band (Side II)
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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED:45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B promo label. White background. Black logo, numerals and lettering including PROMOTIONAL      NOT FOR SALE

2.) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 60405
2.) 45 - 60405
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 60405 - F1    R - 674  (etched)
2.) 60405 - F1    T - 274  R - 674 (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Sam M. Lewis - Joe Young - Geo. Meyer
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Mills Music, Inc. & Waroch Corporation (ASCAP)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 60684
2.) 45 - 60684
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 60684 - F1  R - 675 (etched)
2.) 60684 - F1  274  R - 675 (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B promo label. White background. Black logo, numerals and lettering including PROMOTIONAL    NOT FOR SALE   Large A on "Sally Sails The Sky"

2.) A - B retail label. Bronze background. Black logo, numerals and lettering except TOWER in white

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 61730
2.) 45 - 61730
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 61730    X - 5613 T - 385  (etched)
2.) 6170      X - 5613 T - 385  (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company / Mirby Music (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 45 - 61731
2.) 45 - 61731
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 61731  X - 5614  T - 385 (etched)
2.) 61731  X - 5614  T - 385 (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Company / Mirby Music (BMI)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
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MISC NOTES: Originally released in Pacific Northwest only  on The Great Northwest Music Company label (GNW - 4004)

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX: GNW - 4004 - A
A-Side Stamper Code: ^20510

B-SIDE MATRIX: GNW - 4004 - B
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE: ^20510 - X

MISC NOTES: LP title on record jacket is Red Hot Blue Heavan

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
DISC NOTES: This lp also released by United Artists (UA????) (Date?)

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MISC NOTES: Lp title on jacket only = "ian Whitcomb......The Rock &  Roll Years"

Side 1
1. When Rock 'N' Roll Was Young (Ian Whitcomb)
2. Life Has No Reason (Ian Whitcomb)
3. Too Many Cars On The Road
4. Lover's Prayer (Ian Whitcomb)
5. N-E-R-V-O-U-S (Ian Whitcomb
6. The End (Ian Whitcomb)
7. This Sporting Life (Ian Whitcomb)

Side 2
1. You Turn Me On (Ian Whitcomb
2. You Do Somethng To Me (Ian Whitcomb - Mike Hurst)
3. You Really Bent Me Out Of Shape (Ian Whitcomb
4. Dance Again! (Ian Whitcomb
5. Life's Not All That Bad, Is It? (cole Porter)
6. Rolling Home With Georgeanne (Ian Whitcomb)
7. I'm A Hooray With A Cane (Ian Whitcomb

LOCATION:
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RECORDING STUDIO:
RECORDING ENGINEER: Stan Ross

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX: FA - 7729AS - 1A

B-SIDE MATRIX: FA - 7729BS - 1A

MISC NOTES:

Side One
1. Don't Think Twice (B. Dylan)
2. As Tears Go By (M. Jagger - K Richard)
3. Jambalaya (J. Williams)
4. This Sporting Life (I. Whitcomb)
5. Louie, Louie (R. Berry)

Side Two
1. Woolly Bully (D. Samudio)
2. Walk Right In (W. Cannon)
3. Burbage Blues (I. Whitcomb)
4. Only You (B. Ram - A. Rand)
5. You Turn Me On (I. Whitcomb)

 

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX: FA - LP -7751 - A

B-SIDE MATRIX: FA - LP - 7751 - B

MISC NOTES:

Side One
1. In Hollywood! (Ian Whitcomb)
2. Oh! What A Beauty [The Marrow Song] (Edrich Siebert)
3. Somethin' Stupid (Carson Parks)
3. Ill Stand Beneath Your Window Tonight [And Whistle] (Benson & McHugh)
4. And I Love Her/She Loves You [Beatles Medley]  (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
5. Humphry Bobart (Jerry Lieber & Mike Stoller)
6. Do Something (Bud Green & Sam H. Strept)
7. Then Came The Dawn (Al Dubin & Bill Warren)

Side Two
1. They're Parking Camels Where The Taxis Used To Be (I Grant & G. Rees)
2. Muriel Oxenburg Murphy (Jerry Lieber & Mike Stoller)
3. And Then He Bit Me (Ian Whitcomb)
4. This Ole House (Stuart Hamblin)
5. Moby Dick (Jerry Lieber & Mike Stoller)
6. Til You Come Home (Ian Whitcomb)
7. Charlie's A Cripple [You Know] (Ian Whitcomb)
8. The Daughter Of Rosey O'Grady (Monty C. Brice, Walter Donaldson)
9. Goodnight (Sturminster Newton & Melbury Bubb)

LOCATION: Hollywood, CA - Altadena, CA. 
RECORDING PERSONNEL:  (On one or more tracks)  - Ian Whitcomb [piano, organ, ukele], synthesizer, whistle, goose call, percussion]; Ray Pohlman [bass]; Dave Pinto [synthesizer strings & bass]; Willis Masonhelmer [tuba, trombone]; Michael Arnold [clarinet]; Jerry Robinson [guitar]; Charley Straight & W.H. [piano]

Crystal Palace Orchestra: Sharl Zippert, Dicterow [violin]; Barbara Thomason [viola]; Jackie Lustgarten [cello]; Fred Sekora [double bass]; Mike Stoller, Varda Ullman [piano]; Georgia Alwan [flute]; Jim Kantor [clarinet]; Malcomb McNabb [trumpet]; Mike Vlatkovich [trombone]; Willie Masonhelmer [tuba]; Ken Park [drums]
RECORDING STUDIO: Paramount Recording Studios; Western/United Record Recorders; Superior Olive; Ian's home.
RECORDING ENGINEER: Roger Dollarhide, Frank Nadsady, Peter Haden, Chuck Britz, Rob Miller, Jerry Robinson, Peter Cole, John Kovarek

FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 12"
SPEED: 33 1/3 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX: FA  7789 - A    Mastered At Allen Zentz L.A.,Calif.

B-SIDE MATRIX: FA 7789 - B    Mastered At Allen Zentz L.A., Calif

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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B-SIDE MATRIX: 2026 - B
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Ian Whitcomb
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Burdette Music Co. (BMI)

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