Atlantic Records Discography: 1953

1953

Tiny Grimes and others

Tiny Grimes (guitar) Screamin' Jay Hawkins (vocals -3,4) and others
NYC, January 12, 1953
1. 984Begin The BeguineAtlantic 990
2. 985The Man I Love-
3. 986Screamin' Bluesunissued
4. 987My Dream-
5. 988Peanut Vendor-
* Atlantic 990   Tiny Grimes - Begin The Beguine / The Man I Love

The Cardinals

The Cardinals (doo wop group)
NYC, January 13, 1953
989For A Whileunissued
990You Are My Only LoveAtlantic 995
991Lovie Darling-
992Please BabyAtlantic 1025
* Atlantic 995   The Cardinals - Lovie Darling / You Are My Only Love
* Atlantic 1025   The Cardinals - Please Baby / Under A Blanket Of Blue

Mae Barnes

Mae Barnes (vocals) The Three Flames (vocal group) Garland Wilson (leader) and others
NYC, January 19, 1953
993You Turned The Tables On MeAtlantic EP 502, ALS 404
994Someday Sweetheartunissued
995Sweet Georgia BrownAtlantic ALS 404
996You Came A Long Way From St. Louisunissued
997Unique Martin From Martinique-
998Old Man MoseAtlantic ALS 404
999Topsy-
1000Laziest Gal In Town-
1001On The Sunny Side Of The Street-
1002I Ain't Got Nobody, Nobody's Got MeAtlantic EP 502, ALS 404
1003Here Comes The Captain-
1004Rinka Tinka Man-
1005What Will The Neighbors SayAtlantic ALS 404
1006A Chicken Ain't Nothing But A Birdunissued
* Atlantic ALS 404   Fun With Mae Barnes
* Atlantic EP 502   Fun With Mae Barnes

Ruth Brown

Harry Van Walls (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Kelly Martin (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals)
NYC, January 29, 1953
1007Hey Now BabyAtlantic unissued

Eunice Davis

Eunice Davis
NYC, February 24, 1953
1008My Beat Is 125th StreetAtlantic 992
1009Got To Work, Pretty Daddy-
1010Take Me Backunissued
1011Little Girl, Do You Want A Ride-
* Atlantic 992   Eunice Davis - My Beat Is 125th Street / Got To Work, Pretty Daddy

Chuck Norris

Chuck Norris
NYC, February 26, 1953
1012Messin' UpAtlantic 994
1013Yes Tonightunissued
1014Let Me KnowAtlantic 994
1015Boogie (instrumental version)unissued
1016Bounce (instrumental version)-
* Atlantic 994   Chuck Norris - Messin' Up / Let Me Know

The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Paul Desmond (alto saxophone) Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Lloyd Davis (drums)
"Finney Chapel, Oberlin College", Oberlin, OH, March 2, 1953
26582The Way You Look TonightFantasy EP 4007, LP 3-11, LP 3245, FCD 60-013
26583How High The MoonFantasy EP 4062, LP 3245
26584These Foolish ThingsFantasy EP 4007, LP 3-11, LP 3245, FCD 60-013
26585PerdidoFantasy EP 4013, LP 3-11, LP 3245, FCD 60-013
26586Stardust-
* Fantasy LP 3245, LP 8069; Original Jazz Classics OJC 046, OJCCD 046-2   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At Oberlin
= America (F) 30 AM 6073   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At Storyville (mislabeled)
= Atlantic SD 2-317   The Art Of Dave Brubeck - The Fantasy Years
* Fantasy FCD 60-013   The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond - In Concert
* Fantasy LP 3-11   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At Oberlin
* Fantasy EP 4007   The Dave Brubeck Quartet
* Fantasy EP 4062   The Dave Brubeck Quartet
* Fantasy EP 4013   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At Oberlin

The Clovers

Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Harry Van Walls (piano) possibly Bill Harris (guitar) unknown (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Charlie White (lead vocals) Matthew McQuater (tenor vocals) Harold Lucas (baritone vocals) Harold Winley (bass vocals)
NYC, March 4, 1953
1017Good Lovin'Atlantic 1000, LP 1239; Atco SD 33-315, SD 33-374
1017-?-Atlantic EP 537
1018I ConfessAtlantic 1046
* Atlantic LP 1239, LP 8010   Various Artists - Rock And Roll Forever
* Atco SD 33-315   Various Artists - Rock Begins, Vol. 2
* Atco SD 33-374   The Clovers - Their Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic EP 537   The Clovers - Good Lovin'
* Atlantic 1000   The Clovers - Good Lovin' / Here Goes A Fool
* Atlantic 1046   The Clovers - I Confess / Alrighty Oh Sweetie

Louis Hawkins

Louis Hawkins
NYC, March 11, 1953
1033Almost Like Being In Love / Dancing On The CeilingAtlantic ALR 125
1034But Not For Me-
1035Brazil-
1036Old Man River-
1037Just One Of Those Things-
1038Come Rain Or Come Shine-
1039Limehouse Blues-
1040Get Happy, You Sinners-
* Atlantic ALR 125   Louis Hawkins - Goldie Plays By The Sea

The Clovers

The Clovers (doo wop group)
NYC, April 8, 1953
1041Here Goes A FoolAtlantic 1000, LP 1248
1042The Feeling Is So GoodAtlantic 1010
1043I Confessunissued
* Atlantic LP 1248, LP 8009   The Clovers
* Atlantic 1000   The Clovers - Good Lovin' / Here Goes A Fool
* Atlantic 1010   The Clovers - Comin' On / The Feeling Is So Good

Ruth Brown

Taft Jordan (trumpet) Haywood Henry (baritone saxophone) Harry Van Walls (piano) Rector Bailey (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals)
NYC, April 10, 1953
1048Mend Your WaysAtlantic 993; Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16
1049Getting Along All Rightunissued
1050I Would If I Could But I Can'tAtlantic 1005; Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16
1051Wild Wild Young MenAtlantic 993, EP 535, LP 8004; Atco SD 7009
* Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16   Ruth Brown And Her Rhythmakers - Sweet Baby Of Mine
* Atlantic LP 8004   Ruth Brown
* Atco SD 7009   Ruth Brown - unknown title
* Atlantic EP 535   Ruth Brown
* Atlantic 993   Ruth Brown - Wild Wild Young Men / Mend Your Ways
* Atlantic 1005   Ruth Brown - The Tears Keep Tumblin' Down / Would If I Could

Willis Jackson And His Band

John Russell (trumpet) Alfred "Chippy" Outcalt (trombone) Willis Jackson (tenor saxophone) George Barrow (baritone saxophone) Edward Sentineo (piano) Ivan "Loco" Rolle (bass) Larry Wrice (drums)
NYC, April 15, 1953
1052Come Back To Sorrentounissued
1053Walkin' HomeAtlantic 998
1054Bounceunissued
1055Shake DanceAtlantic 998
* Atlantic 998   Willis Jackson - Walkin' Home / Shake Dance

Ray Charles

Ray Charles (piano, vocals)
NYC, May 10, 1953
5649Someday BabyAtlantic LP 8052
5650Yancey Typeunissued
5651Rockhouse-
5652Mess Around-
5653Backwater Blues Type-
5654Albert Ammons-
5655Yancey-
5656Come Back Baby-
5657Untitled Vocal, No. 3-
5658"Similar To" Losing Hand Vocal, No. 4-
5659Little Rock Getaway-
5660Beautiful Kentucky Waltz-
5661Untitled Piano Solo-
5662Losing Hand-
5663Heartbreaker-
5664It Should Have Been Me-
5665I Ain't Got Nobody-
5666Mess Around-
5667Funny But I Still Love You-
5668Sinner's Prayer-
* Atlantic LP 8052   Ray Charles - The Genius Sings The Blues

Joe Turner With Pluma Davis' Orchestra

Pluma Davis (trombone) Lee Allen (tenor saxophone) Red Taylor (baritone saxophone) Fats Domino (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Joe Turner (vocals) unknown (vocal group)
NYC, May 12, 1953
1071This Will Make You Laughunissued
1072Oke-She-Moke-She-Pop-
1073Honey HushAtlantic 1001, EP 536, LP 8005, LP 8058, LP 8081; Atco SD 33-376
1074Crawdad HoleAtlantic 1001, 2004, EP 606, LP 8005, LP 8058, LP 8081; Atco SD 33-376
* Atlantic LP 8005   Joe Turner
* Atlantic LP 8058   Various Artists - The Greatest Twist Hits
* Atlantic LP 8081   The Best Of Joe Turner
* Atco SD 33-376   Joe Turner - His Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic EP 536   Joe Turner
* Atlantic EP 606   Joe Turner
* Atlantic 2004   Joe Turner - Crawdad Hole / ???
* Atlantic 1001   Joe Turner - Honey Hush / Crawdad Hole

Carmen Taylor

Mickey Baker (guitar) Carmen Taylor (vocals) and others
NYC, May 15, 1953
1062Lovin' DaddyAtlantic 1002
1063Ding Dong-
1064Fickle Bluesunissued
* Atlantic 1002   Carmen Taylor - Lovin' Daddy / Ding Dong

Ray Charles

Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Dave McRae (baritone saxophone) Ray Charles (piano, vocals) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1953
1065It Should Have Been MeAtlantic 1021, EP 567, LP 1239, LP 8063
1066Losing HandAtlantic 1037, LP 8006, LP 8063, SD 2-506
1067HeartbreakerAtlantic 1008, 2055, LP 8025, LP 8054, LP 8094
1068Sinner's PrayerAtlantic 1021, LP 8006, LP 8083, SD 2-506, LP 2-900
1069Mess AroundAtlantic 999, LP 8006, LP 8058, LP 8063
1070Funny But I Still Love YouAtlantic 999, LP 8006, LP 8083
5571It Should Have Been Me (edited version)Atlantic 2106
* Atlantic LP 1239, LP 8010   Various Artists - Rock And Roll Forever
* Atlantic LP 8063   The Ray Charles Story, Vol. 1
= Atlantic LP 2-900   The Ray Charles Story
* Atlantic LP 8006   Ray Charles
= Atlantic LP 8006 (alt.)   Ray Charles - Hallelujah I Love Her So
* Atlantic SD 2-506   Various Artists - unknown title
* Atlantic LP 8025   Ray Charles - Yes Indeed
* Atlantic LP 8054   Ray Charles - Do The Twist
* Atlantic LP 8094   The Ray Charles Story, Vol. 4
* Atlantic LP 8083   The Ray Charles Story, Vol. 3
* Atlantic LP 8058   Various Artists - The Greatest Twist Hits
* Atlantic EP 567   Ray Charles
* Atlantic 2055   Ray Charles - Heartbreaker / Just For A Thrill
* Atlantic 2106   Ray Charles - It Should Have Been Me / Am I Blue
* Atlantic 1021   Ray Charles - It Should Have Been Me / Sinner's Prayer
* Atlantic 1037   Ray Charles - Losing Hand / Don't You Know
* Atlantic 1008   Ray Charles - Heartbreaker / Feelin' Sad
* Atlantic 999   Ray Charles - Mess Around / Funny But I Still Love You

LaVern Baker With Gene Redd's Orchestra

Freddie Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Ernest "Pinky" Williams (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Jimmy Lewis (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Sylvester "Vess" Payne (drums) LaVern Baker (vocals) Gene Redd (arranger, director)
NYC, June 19, 1953
1077You'll Be CryingAtlantic LP 8002
1078How Can You Leave A Man Like ThisAtlantic 1004, LP 8007
1079Set My Soul On Fire (Soul On Fire)Atlantic 1004, EP 566, LP 8007, LP 8078; Atco SD 33-372
1080Real Gone Guyunissued
* Atlantic LP 8002   LaVern Baker - LaVern
* Atlantic LP 8007   LaVern Baker
* Atlantic LP 8078   The Best Of LaVern Baker
* Atco SD 33-372   LaVern Baker - Her Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic EP 566   LaVern Baker
* Atlantic 1004   LaVern Baker - Soul On Fire / How Can You Leave A Man Like This

Mabel Mercer

Mabel Mercer (vocals) and others
NYC, June 19, 1953
1081CharmAtlantic unissued
1082Early Morning Blues-
1083It Was Worth It-
1084You Will Wear Velvet-

Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters

Sam Taylor, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) possibly Jesse Stone (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) unknown (bass, drums) Clyde McPhatter (lead tenor vocals) William "Chick" Anderson, David Baughn (tenor vocals) David Baldwin (tenor vocals, guitar) James Johnson (bass vocals)
NYC, June 28, 1953
1085Goneunissued
1086Let The Boogie Woogie Roll-
1087LucilleAtlantic 1019, EP 534, LP 8024
1088Watcha Gonna Dounissued
* Atlantic LP 8024   Clyde McPhatter - Love Ballads
* Atlantic EP 534   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters
* Atlantic 1019   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Lucille / Such A Night

Mabel Mercer

unknown (piano, bass, drums) Mabel Mercer (vocals)
NYC, July 1, 1953
1111CharmAtlantic ALS 408, LP 2-602
1112Early Morning Blues-
1113It Was Worth It-
1114You Will Wear Velvet-
1115The Riviera-
1116While We're Young-
1117unknown titlerejected?
1118Carry Me Back To Old ManhattanAtlantic ALS 408, LP 2-602
1119Thank You For The Flowers-
* Atlantic LP 2-602   The Art Of Mabel Mercer
* Atlantic ALS 408   The Art Of Mabel Mercer

Ruth Brown

Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet) Burnie Peacock (alto saxophone) Willis Jackson (tenor saxophone) Ernest "Pinky" Williams (baritone saxophone) Harry Van Walls (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals)
NYC, July 2, 1953
1089The Tears Keep Tumblin' DownAtlantic 1005; Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16
1090Just A Little Walkunissued
1091Just Enough-
* Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16   Ruth Brown And Her Rhythmakers - Sweet Baby Of Mine
* Atlantic 1005   Ruth Brown - The Tears Keep Tumblin' Down / Would If I Could

Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters

Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Jesse Stone (piano) Walter Adams, Mickey Baker (guitar) unknown (bass, drums) Clyde McPhatter (lead tenor vocals) Andrew Thrasher (tenor vocals) Gerhart Thrasher (baritone vocals) Willie Ferbee (bass vocals)
NYC, August 9, 1953
1104The Way I FeelAtlantic 1006, EP 534, LP 8031
1105Money HoneyAtlantic 1006, EP 534, LP 8003, LP 1239, LP 8037, LP 8077, LP 8140, LP 8162, SD 7239, SD 2-504; Atco SD 33-375
1106GoneAtlantic 1055, LP 8031
1107Watcha Gonna Dounissued
1108Let The Boogie Woogie RollAtlantic 2060, EP 575
* Atlantic LP 8031   Clyde McPhatter - Clyde
* Atlantic LP 8003   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters
* Atlantic LP 1239, LP 8010   Various Artists - Rock And Roll Forever
* Atlantic LP 8037   Various Artists - The Rockin' Fifties
* Atlantic LP 8077   The Best Of Clyde McPhatter
* Atlantic LP 8140, SD 8140   Various Artists - Beach Beat
* Atlantic LP 8162, SD 8162   Various Artists - History Of Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 2: The Golden Years 1953-55
* Atlantic SD 7239   Clyde McPhatter - unknown title
* Atlantic SD 2-504   Various Artists - The Atlantic Soul Years
* Atco SD 33-375   The Drifters - Their Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic EP 534   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters
* Atlantic EP 575   Clyde McPhatter/LaVern Baker/Ivory Joe Hunter/Ruth Brown - All Star Rock And Roll
* Atlantic 2060   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Let The Boogie Woogie Roll / Clyde McPhatter - Deep Sea Ball
* Atlantic 1006   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Money Honey / The Way I Feel
* Atlantic 1055   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Gone / What'cha Gonna Do

Ray Charles With Edgar Blanchard's Band

Auguste "Bimes" Dupont (alto saxophone) Warren Hebrew (tenor saxophone) Ray Charles (piano) Edgar Blanchard (guitar) Frank Fields (bass) Elandro Smart (drums)
New Orleans, LA, August 18, 1953
1109Feelin' SadAtlantic 1008, 2174, LP 8052, LP 8083, SD 2-506
1110I Wonder WhoAtlantic 2118
* Atlantic LP 8052   Ray Charles - The Genius Sings The Blues
* Atlantic LP 8083   The Ray Charles Story, Vol. 3
* Atlantic SD 2-506   Various Artists - unknown title
* Atlantic 2174   Ray Charles - Feelin' Sad / Carryin' That Load
* Atlantic 2118   Ray Charles - I Wonder Who / Hard Times
* Atlantic 1008   Ray Charles - Heartbreaker / Feelin' Sad

The Clovers

The Clovers (doo wop group)
NYC, September 24, 1953
1122Lovey DoveyAtlantic 1022, EP 537, LP 1248; Atco SD 33-374
1123I Got My Eyes On YouAtlantic 1035, LP 1248
1124Little MamaAtlantic 1022, LP 1248; Atco SD 33-374
* Atlantic LP 1248, LP 8009   The Clovers
* Atco SD 33-374   The Clovers - Their Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic EP 537   The Clovers - Good Lovin'
* Atlantic 1022   The Clovers - Lovey Dovey / Little Mama
* Atlantic 1035   The Clovers - I've Got My Eyes On You / Your Cash Ain't Nothin' But Trash

Joe Turner And His Blues Kings

Sonny Cohn (trumpet) Harlan "Booby" Floyd or John Avant (trombone) Grady Jackson, Joe Tillman (tenor saxophone) McKinley Easton (baritone saxophone) Johnnie Jones (piano) Elmore James (electric guitar, electric slide guitar) Jimmy Richardson (bass) Red Saunders (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
Chicago, IL, October 7, 1953
1125Love To Spareunissued
1126Ti-Ri-LeeAtlantic 1053, LP 8033, LP 8081
1127Oke-She-Moke-She-PopAtlantic 1016, LP 8005, LP 8081; Atco SD 33-376
1128TV MamaAtlantic 1016, EP 536, LP 8023, LP 8081, SD 2-506; Atco SD 33-376
* Atlantic LP 8033   Joe Turner - Big Joe Is Here
* Atlantic LP 8081   The Best Of Joe Turner
* Atlantic LP 8005   Joe Turner
* Atco SD 33-376   Joe Turner - His Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic LP 8023   Joe Turner - Rockin' The Blues
* Atlantic SD 2-506   Various Artists - unknown title
* Atlantic EP 536   Joe Turner
* Atlantic 1053   Joe Turner - Ti-Ri-Lee / Flip, Flop And Fly
* Atlantic 1016   Joe Turner - Oke-She-Moke-She-Pop / TV Mama

Carmen Taylor

Carmen Taylor (vocals) and others
NYC, October 21, 1953
1134My Weary Heartunissued
1135Mama And Johnny FreeAtlantic 1015
1136Angel Childunissued
1137Big Mamou DaddyAtlantic 1015
* Atlantic 1015   Carmen Taylor - Mama And Johnny Free / Big Mamou Daddy

George Byron

George Byron (vocals) and others
NYC, October 25, 1953
1155Remind MeAtlantic ALS 409
1156Poor Pierrot-
1157I Woke Up With A Lark This Morning-
1158Can I Forget You-
1159More And More-
1160The Sweetest Sight-
1161Come To Us-
1162Moon Song-
* Atlantic ALS 409   George Byron Sings Jerome Kern

Ruth Brown

Taft Jordan (trumpet) Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Ernest "Pinky" Williams (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Joe M. Ricci (tambourine) Ruth Brown (vocals)
NYC, November 1, 1953
1138Ever Since My Baby's Been GoneAtlantic 1051; Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16
1139If I Had Any SenseAtlantic 1027
1140If You Don't Want MeAtlantic 1018
1141Too Many MenAtlantic EP 575
1142I Shouldn't Have Done Thatunissued
* Route 66 (Swd) Kix 16   Ruth Brown And Her Rhythmakers - Sweet Baby Of Mine
* Atlantic EP 575   Clyde McPhatter/LaVern Baker/Ivory Joe Hunter/Ruth Brown - All Star Rock And Roll
* Atlantic 1051   Ruth Brown - Bye Bye Young Men / Ever Since My Baby's Been Gone
* Atlantic 1027   Ruth Brown - Hello Little Boy / If I Had Any Sense
* Atlantic 1018   Ruth Brown - Love Contest / If You Don't Want Me

Little Sylvia

unknown (tenor saxophone, piano, bass, drums) Mickey Baker (guitar, vocals) Sylvia Vanderpool (vocals)
NYC, November 8, 1953
1147SenoritaAtlantic unissued
1148Fine LoveCat 102
1149Speedy Life-
1150Old LettersAtlantic unissued
* Cat 102   Little Sylvia - Fine Love / Speedy Life

Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters

Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Harry Van Walls (piano) Mickey Baker, Jimmy Oliver (guitar) unknown (bass, drums) Clyde McPhatter (lead tenor vocals) Gerhart Thrasher (tenor vocals) Andrew Thrasher (baritone vocals) Bill Pinkney (bass vocals)
NYC, November 12, 1953
1151-2Don't Dog MeAtlantic 2049
1152Such A NightAtlantic 1019, EP 534, LP 8003, LP 8077
1153Warm Your HeartAtlantic 1029, LP 8003, LP 8077
1154Bip BamAtlantic 1043, LP 8024
* Atlantic LP 8003   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters
* Atlantic LP 8077   The Best Of Clyde McPhatter
* Atlantic LP 8024   Clyde McPhatter - Love Ballads
* Atlantic EP 534   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters
* Atlantic 2049   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Don't Dog Me / Clyde McPhatter - Just Give Me A Ring
* Atlantic 1019   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Lucille / Such A Night
* Atlantic 1029   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Honey Love / Warm Your Heart
* Atlantic 1043   Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters - Someday You'll Want Me To Want You / Bip Bam

Sylvia Syms

Sylvia Syms (vocals) and others
NYC, November 22, 1953
1163Don't Wait Up For MeAtlantic EP 533
1164Get A Man-
1165A Good Man Is A Seldom Thing-
1166Home Is Where The Heart Is-
* Atlantic EP 533   Sylvia Syms

Professor Longhair

Lee Allen (tenor saxophone) Red Tyler (baritone saxophone) Roy Byrd (piano, vocals) Edgar Blanchard (bass) Earl Palmer (drums)
New Orleans, LA, November, 1953
1173In The NightAtlantic 1020, SD 7225
1174TipitinaAtlantic 1020
-Tipitina (LP version)Atlantic SD 7225, SD 2-506
1175Ball The WallAtlantic SD 7225
1176Who's Been Fooling You-
* Atlantic SD 7225   Professor Longhair - New Orleans Piano
* Atlantic SD 2-506   Various Artists - unknown title
* Atlantic 1020   Professor Longhair - In The Night / Tipitina

Joe Turner With Lloyd Lambert And His Orchestra

John Girard (trumpet) Worthia Thomas (trombone) Gus Fontenette, Joe Tillman, Alvin "Red" Tyler (saxophones) Edward Frank (piano) Lloyd Lambert (bass) Oscar Moore (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
New Orleans, LA, December 3, 1953
1220You Know I Love YouAtlantic 1026, LP 8023
1225Married WomanAtlantic 1040, LP 8033
1226Midnight CannonballAtlantic 1069, LP 8033, LP 8081; Atco SD 33-376
1227unknown titleunissued
* Atlantic LP 8023   Joe Turner - Rockin' The Blues
* Atlantic LP 8033   Joe Turner - Big Joe Is Here
* Atlantic LP 8081   The Best Of Joe Turner
* Atco SD 33-376   Joe Turner - His Greatest Recordings: The Early Years
* Atlantic 1026   Joe Turner - You Know I Love You / Shake, Rattle And Roll
* Atlantic 1040   Joe Turner - Married Woman / Well All Right
* Atlantic 1069   Joe Turner - Midnight Cannonball / Hide And Seek

Ray Charles

Wallace Davenport, Frank Mitchell (trumpet) O'Neil Gerald (alto saxophone) Joe Tillman (tenor saxophone) Warren Bell (baritone saxophone) Ray Charles (piano, vocals) Lloyd Lambert (bass) Oscar Moore (drums)
New Orleans, LA, December 4, 1953
1187Don't You KnowAtlantic 1037, EP 567, LP 8006, LP 8063
1188Nobody CaresAtlantic LP 8052
1189Ray's Blues-
1189AMr. Charles Blues-
* Atlantic LP 8006   Ray Charles
= Atlantic LP 8006 (alt.)   Ray Charles - Hallelujah I Love Her So
* Atlantic LP 8063   The Ray Charles Story, Vol. 1
= Atlantic LP 2-900   The Ray Charles Story
* Atlantic LP 8052   Ray Charles - The Genius Sings The Blues
* Atlantic EP 567   Ray Charles
* Atlantic 1037   Ray Charles - Losing Hand / Don't You Know

The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Paul Desmond (alto saxophone) Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Joe Dodge (drums)
"College Of The Pacific", Stockton, CA, December 14, 1953
26587All The Things You AreFantasy LP 3-13, LP 3223, FCD 60-013
26588LauraFantasy EP 4055, LP 3-13, LP 3223
26589Lullaby In RhythmFantasy EP 4054, LP 3-13, LP 3223, FCD 60-013
26590I'll Never Smile Again-
26591I Remember YouFantasy LP 3223, FCD 60-013
26592For All We KnowFantasy EP 4055, LP 3-13, LP 3223, FCD 60-013
* Fantasy LP 3223, LP 8078; Original Jazz Classics OJC 047, OJCCD 047-2   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At College Of The Pacific
= Atlantic SD 2-317   The Art Of Dave Brubeck - The Fantasy Years
* Fantasy FCD 60-013   The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond - In Concert
* Fantasy LP 3-13; Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50022   Dave Brubeck - Jazz At College Of The Pacific
* Fantasy EP 4055   The Dave Brubeck Quartet
* Fantasy EP 4054   The Dave Brubeck Quartet

The Clovers

The Clovers (doo wop group)
NYC, December 15, 1953
1167Only When I Dreamunissued
1168Your Cash Ain't Nothin' But Trash-
1169Down In The AlleyAtlantic LP 8163; Atco SD 33-374
* Atlantic LP 8163, SD 8163   Various Artists - History Of Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 3: Rock And Roll 1956-57
* Atco SD 33-374   The Clovers - Their Greatest Recordings: The Early Years

Ruth Brown

Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Paul Williams (baritone saxophone) Kelly Owens (piano -1,2) John Lewis (piano -3) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Joe Marshall (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals)
NYC, December 16, 1953
1. 1170Love ContestAtlantic 1018, LP 8080
2. 1171Oon Hot Dogunissued
3. 1172Hello Little BoyAtlantic 1027, LP 8004
* Atlantic LP 8080   The Best Of Ruth Brown
* Atlantic LP 8004   Ruth Brown
* Atlantic 1018   Ruth Brown - Love Contest / If You Don't Want Me
* Atlantic 1027   Ruth Brown - Hello Little Boy / If I Had Any Sense

Hugh Shannon

Hugh Shannon (vocals) and others
NYC, December 30, 1953
1181You're Getting To Be A HabitAtlantic unissued
1182Gigolo-
1183A Hundred Years From Today-
1184It's A Big, Wide, Wonderful World-
1185Laughing Boy-
1186It Never Entered My Mind-

John Lee Hooker

John Lee Hooker (guitar, vocals) Eddie Kirkland (guitar, vocals -3,7,13)
Cincinnati, OH, 1953
1. 5616My Baby Don't Love MeAtco LP 33-151
2. 5617Love My Baby-
3. 5618Pouring Down RainAtlantic SD 7228
4. 5619Wobbling BabyAtco LP 33-151
5. 5620Goin' SouthAtlantic SD 7228
6. 5621Real, Real GoneAtco LP 33-151
7. 5622Guitar Lovin' Man-
8. 5623Stuttering Blues-
9. 5624I Ain't Got Nobody-
10. 5625Misbelieving Baby-
11. 5626Hooks BoogieAtlantic unissued
12. 5627Sleepy Blues-
13.Blue MondayAtlantic SD 7228
14.My Baby Put Me Down-
* Atco LP 33-151   John Lee Hooker Sings His Blues - Don't Turn Me From Your Door
= Atlantic SD 7228   John Lee Hooker - Detroit Special

Greta Keller Sings Kurt Weill

Greta Keller (vocals) and others
released 1953
975Stay WellAtlantic ALS 405
976Green Up TimeAtlantic EP 515, ALS 405
977I'm A Stranger Here Myself-
978One Touch Of VenusAtlantic ALS 405
979My Ship-
980This Is New-
981That's Him-
982Themes From "Der Dreigroschenopera" (Medley, Part 1/5)Atlantic EP 515, ALS 405
983Foolish HeartAtlantic ALS 405
* Atlantic ALS 405   Greta Keller Sings Kurt Weill
* Atlantic EP 515   Greta Keller Sings Kurt Weill