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Saturday, 25 February 2017

Apt (NY) teen, Doo-Wop, R'N'R, Rockabilly, Instrumental Tittyshakers




Apt Records was an ABC-Paramount subsidiary label launched in 1958. In the first 8 years of their 12 year run, they released nearly 100 singles. After a 3 year hiatus, the label was revived by ABC Records, who used the imprint to release 14 singles and one known LP before closing the label 1970.

Thanks to Wima David Rocker 201275

Apt Records Volume 1

01 - Bobby Hamilton - Crazy Eyes For You - 1958 Apt 25002
02 - Bobby Hamilton - While Walking Together - 1958 Apt 25002
03 - The Stereophonics - Love Is So Wonderful - 1958 Apt 25003
04 - The Stereophonics - No More Heartaches - 1958 Apt 25003
05 - The Cavaliers - Dance Dance Dance - 1958 Apt 25004
06 - The Cavaliers - Play By The Rules Of Love - 1958 Apt 25004
07 - The Red Jacks - Big Brown Eyes - 1958 Apt 25006
08 - The Red Jacks - To Make You Mine - 1958 Apt 25006
09 - Vince Castro & The Tonettes - You're My Girl - 1958 Apt 25007
10 - Vince Castro & The Tonettes - Bong Bong - 1958 Apt 25007
11 - Joan & Joy - You're My Guy - 1958 Apt 25008
12 - Joan & Joy - I Don't Want To Borrow Your Love - 1958 Apt 25008
13 - Mary Eustics & The Chums - Never A Moment - 1958 Apt 25009
14 - Mary Eustics & The Chums - That's It - 1958 Apt 25009
15 - The Click Clacks - Rama Rocka Rolla - 1958 Apt 25010
16 - The Click-Clacks - Pretty Little Pearly - 1958 Apt 25010
17 - Choker Campbell - Walk Awhile - 1958 Apt 25011
18 - Choker Campbell - Walking On My Thin Sole Shoes - 1958 Apt 25011
19 - Bobby Baron - Silly Milly - 1958 Apt 25012
20 - Davey Jones - Come On And Love Me - 1958 Apt 25013
21 - Davey Jones - Love You're Way - 1958 Apt 25013
22 - The Dozier Boys - My Heart Is Yours - 1958 Apt 25014
23 - The Dozier Boys - I Am So In Love (With You) - 1958 Apt 25014
24 - The Fawns - Until I Die - 1958 Apt 25015
25 - The Fawns - Come On (And Love Me) - 1958 Apt 25015
26 - The Terrace Tones - The Ride of Paul Revere - 1958 Apt 25016
27 - The Terrace Tones - Words Of Wisdom - 1958 Apt 25016
28 - The Elegants - Good Night My Love - 1958 Apt 25017
29 - The Elegants - Please Believe Me - 1958 Apt 25017
30 - The Darts - My Love - 1958 Apt Prev. Unreleased

Vol.1

Apt Records Volume 2

01 - Bobby Hamilton - How Come - 1958 Apt 25018
02 - Bobby Hamilton - Oh Yeah! - 1958 Apt 25018
03 - The Intervals - Side Street - 1958 Apt 25019
04 - The Intervals - I Still Love That Man - 1958 Apt 25019
05 - The Jive Tones - Ding Ding Dong - 1958 Apt 25020
06 - The Jive Tones - Geraldine - 1958 Apt 25020
07 - The Youngsters - Sweet Talk - 1958 Apt 25021
08 - The Youngsters - Teenager Susan - 1958 Apt 25021
09 - The Forevers - Baby - 1958 Apt 25022
10 - The Forevers - Slow Down - 1958 Apt 25022
11 - The Darts - Well Baby - 1958 Apt 25023
12 - The Darts - On My Mind - 1958 Apt 25023
13 - Frankie Mann & The Meteors - Toe To Toe - 1959 Apt 25024
14 - Frankie Mann & The Meteors - Just Go 'Way - 1959 Apt 25024 (bad quality)
15 - Vince Castro - 'Cause I Love You - 1959 Apt 25025
16 - Vince Castro - Too Proud to Cry - 1959 Apt 25025
17 - Jimmy 'Handy Man' Jones & the Pretenders - Daddy Needs Baby - 1959 Apt 25026
18 - Jimmy 'Handy Man' Jones & the Pretenders - Blue And Lonely - 1959 Apt 25026
19 - Debbie Stevens - If You Can't Rock Me - 1959  Apt 25027
20 - Clarence Samuels & Ann Cole - We're Goin' To The Hop - 1959 Apt 25028
21 - Clarence Samuels & Ann Cole - Without You - 1959 Apt 25028
22 - The Elegants - Pay Day - 1959 Apt 25029
23 - The Elegants - True Love Affair -  1959 Apt 25029
24 - The Original Starfires - Fender Bender - 1959 Apt 25030
25 - The Original Starfires - Camel Walk - 1959 Apt 25030
26 - Scott Stevens & The Cavaliers - Sunday in May - 1959 Apt 25031
27 - Scott Stevens & The Cavaliers - Why Why Why - 1959 Apt 25031
28 - The Click Clacks - A Kiss Goodbye - 1959 Apt 25032
29 - The Click-Clacks - Rocket Doll - 1959 Apt 25032 (Typo Correct Title = Rocket Roll)
30 - The Manin Brothers - Hot Rod Susie - 1959 Apt 25033

Vol.2


Apt Records Volume 3

01 - Jimmy DeKnight - Rock Around The Clock - 1959 Apt 25034
02 - Jimmy DeKnight - Rock Around The Clock Cha Cha - 1959 Apt 25034
03 - Vinnie Rome & The Rainbeaus - Come Home - 1959 Apt 25035
04 - Vinnie Rome & The Rainbeaus - Crazy Maisie - 1959 Apt 25035
05 - The Parliaments - Party Boys - 1959 Apt 25036
06 - The Parliaments - Poor Willie - 1959 Apt 25036
07 - Sonny Campbell & The Billy Mure's Orchestra - The One in the Middle - 1959 Apt 25037
08 - Sonny Campbell & The Billy Mure's Orchestra - Wicked Love - 1959 Apt 25037
09 - Rick Randell - Ring That Thing - 1960 Apt 25038
10 - Rick Randell - More Of The Same - 1960 Apt 25038
11 - Shane Shepherd - Two Loving Hearts - 1960 Apt 25039
12 - Shane Shepherd - Too Young To Wed - 1960 Apt 25039
13 - Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over - 1960 Apt 25040
14 - Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Yes Sir That's My Baby - 1960 Apt 25040
15 - Les Vogt - Moon Rocketin' - 1960 Apt 25042
16 - Les Vogt - The Blamers - 1960 Apt 25042
17 - Bobby Lonero - Little Brother Tom - 1960 Apt 25043
18 - Bobby Lonero - No More Money - 1960 Apt 25043
19 - Scott Stevens &The Cavaliers - You're Only Young Once - 1960 Apt 25044
20 - Scott Stevens & The Cavaliers - Too Long Ago - 1960 Apt 25044
21 - The Twisters - Pretty Little Girl Next Door - 1960 Apt 25045
22 - The Twisters - Come Go with Me - 1960 Apt 25045
23 - Shane Shepherd & The Limelites - I'm So Lonely What Can I Do - 1960 Apt 25046
24 - Shane Shepherd & The Limelites - One Week From Today - 1960 Apt 25046
25 - Vince Castro & The Tonettes - You're My Girl - 1960 Apt 25047
26 - The Tonettes ft Vince Castro - Bongo Twist - 1958 Apt 25047
27 - Rick Randell - Have You Ever Been Lonely - 1960 Apt 25048
28 - Rick Randell - Mister Butterfingers - 1960 Apt 25048
29 - The Madison Brothers - Trusting in You - 1960 Apt 25050
30 - The Madison Brothers - What's The Matter Baby - 1960 Apt 25050

Vol.3

Apt Records Volume 4

01 - The Merri-Men - St. Louis Blues - 1960 Apt 25051
02 - The Merri-Men - Big Daddy - 1960 Apt 25051
03 - Bobby Guy - Good Enough - 1960 Apt 25052
04 - The Dreamers - (That's Why) I Sing This Song - 1960 Apt 25053
05 - The Dreamers - Mary's Little Lamb - 1960 Apt 25053
06 - Dave Johnson - Angel of Mine - 1960 Apt 25054
07- Dave Johnson - Teen-Age Jamboree - 1960 Apt 25054
08 - The Supremes - Another Chance to Love - 1961 Apt 25055
09 - The Supremes - Fidgety - 1961 Apt 25055
10 - Ruth McFadden - Don't Take Your Love - 1961 Apt 25057
11 - Ruth McFadden - Lovin' Time - 1961 Apt 25057
12 - Little Luther - Ever Lovin' Baby - 1961 Apt 25060
13 - Lon McCallister - Empty Heart -  1961 Apt 25061
14 - Lon McCallister - One Desire - 1961 Apt 25061
15 - The Kansas City Twisters - What A Wacky Weekend - 1962 Apt 25062
16 - Ted Taylor - Little Things Mean A Lot - 1962 Apt 25063
17 - Ted Taylor - My Days And Nights Are So Blue - 1962 Apt 25063
18 - Davey Jones - I'm In Pain - 1961 Apt 25064
19 - Davey Jones - Let's Do It - 1961 Apt 25064
20 - Terry Noland - There Goes A Girl - 1962 Apt 25065
21 - Terry Noland - Long Gone Baby - 1962 Apt 25065
22 - The Consorts - Please Be Mine - 1962 Apt 25066
23 - The Consorts - Time After Time - 1962 Apt 25066
24 - Lonnie Donegan & The Kestrels - Ramblin' Round - 1962 Apt 25067
25 - Lonnie Donegan & The Kestrels - Pick A Bale A Cotton - 1962 Apt 25067
26 - F.J. Babies - And The Moon Came Down - 1962 Apt 25068
27 - F.J. Babies - She Has - 1962 Apt 25068
28 - The Richettes - Love And Happiness - 1962 Apt 25069
29 - The Richettes - This Is Our First Date - 1962 Apt 25069

Vol. 4

Apt Records Volume 5

01 - Jerry Roberts - After A While - 1962 Apt 25070
02 - Jerry Roberts - Little Bitty Lover - 1962 Apt 25070
03 - Lonnie Lee - Marilyn - 1962 Apt 25071
04 - Billy Adams - Big M - 1962 Apt 25072
05 - Billy Adams - My Happiness - 1962 Apt 25072
06 - Donnie La Near - Gangster Of Love - 1962 Apt 25073
07 - Donnie La Near - I Don't Think You Love Me Anymore - 1962 Apt 25073
08 - The Originells Four - I Can Make You Mine - 1965 Apt 25074
09 - The Originells Four - Nights - 1965 Apt 25074
10 - Johnny Maestro - Phone Booth on the Highway - 1965 Apt 25075
11 - Johnny Maestro - She's All Mine Alone - 1965 Apt 25075
12 - Susie - Don't Let It Happen Again - 1965 Apt 25076
13 - Susie - Johnny Loves Me - 1965 Apt 25076
14 - Marge Dodson - Somehow It's Got To Be Tomorrow (Today) - 1965 Apt 25077
15 - Tina Florence - Let Bygones be Bygones - 1965 Apt 25078
16 - Tina Florence - Too Much For Me, Baby - 1965 Apt 25078
17 - Vito & The Salutations - High Noon - 1965 Apt 25079
18 - Vito & The Salutations - Walkin' - 1965 Apt 25079
19 - Angie & The Chicklettes aka The Jaynetts - Tommy - 1960 Apt 25080
20 - Angie & The Chicklettes aka The Jaynetts - Treat Him Tender Maureen (Now That Ringo Belongs To You) - 1965 Apt 25080
21 - Bill Haley & His Comets - Stop Look And Listen - 1965 Apt 25081
22 - Donnie Dean - Ridin' On A Rainbow - 1964 Apt 25082
23 - Donnie Dean - Movie Star - 1964 Apt 25082
24 - The Believers - Hiding Place - 1965 Apt 25083
25 - The Believers - So Fine - 1965 Apt 25083
26 - Joe South - I Got To Be Somebody - 1965 Apt 25084
27 - Joe South - Deep Inside Me - 1965 Apt 25084
28 - Don High - You'd Better Sweep Around Your Own Back Door - 1965 Apt 25085
29 - Ray Whitley - Runaway - 1965 Apt 25086
30 - Bill Haley & His Comets - Haley A-Go-Go - 1965 Apt 25087
31 - Bill Haley & His Comets - Tongue Tied Tony - 1965 Apt 25087
32 - Dawn - Can't Get Him Off My Hands - 1965 Apt 25088
33 - The Summer's Children - The Summer's Long - 1966 Apt 25092
34 - The Results - Untie Me - 1966 Apt 25094
35 - The Results - I Might As Well Forget Him - 1966 Apt 25094
36 - Freddy Weller - Walk Away Slowly' - 1966 Apt 25096
37 - Biggie Ratt - Escape - 1969 Apt 26001
38 - Biggie Ratt - We Don't Need No Music - 1969 Apt 26001
39 - Jonah P. Jones - Sunrise Highway - 1969 Apt 26004
40 - The Lectric Woods - A.L.L (Apollo Lunar Landing) - 1969 Apt 26005
41 - The Lectric Woods - Time Of The Season - 1969 Apt 26005
42 - The Caney Creek Reunion - Ride, Ride, Ride (The Happiness Train) - 1969 Apt 26006
43 - The Caney Creek Reunion - Break My Mind - 1969 Apt 26007

Vol.5


Bonus

Dean Randolph - Queen Of The Hop

Bonus 1


Debbie Stevens  What Will I Tell My Heart

Bonus 2



Apt (NY) 45 - 25005 : Elegants - Getting Dizzy / Little Star (1958)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25033 : Manin Brothers - Uhm De Ahde (1959)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25049 : Al Hurricane & His Night Rockers - Burrito / South Bend (1960)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25056 : Leroy Kirkland & His Orchestra - The Diddy Bop /  Two Themes (1961)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25058 : Harold Atkins - Please, Please (1961)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25060 : Little Luther Arranged & Conducted By Leroy Kirkland - Cryin' Blues (1961)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25081 : Bill Haley & The Comets - Burn That Candle (02) (1965)
Apt (NY) 45 - 25085 : Don High - You Better Get A Better Hold On (1965)


Bonus 3

Missing songs:

Bobby Baron - When I Found You - 1958 Apt 25012
Sam Early - Do You Love Me - 1960 Apt 25041
Sam Early - You Are the Greatest Of Them All - 1960 Apt 25041
Bobby Guy - A Vow - 1960 Apt 25052
Harold Adkins - Te Ni Nucha Ni - 1961 Apt 25058
Randy Hobbs - Signs Of Love - 1961 Apt 25059
Randy Hobbs - Toot-Si-Pop Baby - 1961 Apt 25059
The Kansas City Twisters - Everytime - 1962 Apt 25062
Lonnie Lee - Too Soon To Know - 1962 Apt 25071
Marge Dodson - Feeling Good - 1965 Apt 25077
Don High - You'd Better Get A Hold On - 1965 Apt 25085
Ray Whitley - I'll Tell The Robin - 1965 Apt 25086
Dawn - Two Of A Kind - 1965 Apt 25088
Two Guys - All I Need - 1965 Apt 25089
Two Guys - Can't Keep A Woman - 1965 Apt 25089
Dee Mize - The Hiding Man - 1965 Apt 25090
Dee Mize - Just Leave My World Alone - 1965 Apt 25090
Dean Randolph - Dance Everybody Dance - 1965 Apt 25091
The Summer's Children - Everybody's Been Talkin' - 1966 Apt 25092
Scalwags - Buttermilk Love - 1966 Apt 25093
Scalwags - Keep It Quiet Little Girl - 1966 Apt 25093
Freddy Weller - You Better Go Join The Campfire - 1966 Apt 25096
Jonah P. Jones - It Ain't Us Who Make The Wars - 1969 Apt 26004
The Caney Creek Reunion - Under Your Spell Again - 1969 Apt 26006
The Caney Creek Reunion - Come With Me - 1969 Apt 26007



3 comments:

  1. THANK YOU VERY GOOD POST!!

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  2. Thanks Apes Ville, good compilations. Paul.

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  3. Very Good! Thanks!

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