Don’t Do It: The Smash Records Story 1961-1962

Artist: Various Artists
Format: 2CD
Bar-code: 5060255182802
Cat No: DAY2CD280

£5.99

Founded in 1961 by Mercury Records head of A&R Shelby Singleton, in just three years Smash not only reflected Singelton’s personal love of country music, but also included a fair share of left-field artists Mercury couldn’t find a home for. Familiarise yourself with the Smash story with this superb 2 disc compilation including “Bluebirds Over The Mountain”, “Hey Baby” and “Run Boy Run”.

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CD 1

1. Don’t Do It – Cornell Blakely
2. Hey Baby – Bruce Channel
3. I Saw Linda Yesterday – Dickey Lee
4. I’m A Fool To Care – Joe Barry
5. What You Bet – The Cadillacs
6. Busy – Chuck Sedacca
7. Don’t Cry (No More) – Lee Hazlewood
8. Bluebirds Over The Mountain – The Echoes
9. Long Gone – Luke ‘Long Gone’ Miles
10. Don’t Play No. 9 – Kitty Ford
11. I’m In Love Again – Paddy Manna
12. Jeannie – Danny Jordan
13. Little Lonely – Chad Allen
14. I Couldn’t Care Less – The Modern Redcaps (with George Tindley)
15. Maybe – Rick & The Keens
16. There Oughta Be A Law – Yolanda & The Charmaines
17. Just Because – Joe Barry
18. Number One Man – Bruce Channel
19. Frankie And Johnny – The Mus-Twangs
20. Please Be My Love – The Spirals
21. Gold Cup – Dudley Duncan
22. Out Of Bounds Again – Howard Crockett
23. Too Late – The Dreams
24. Hillbilly Blues – Pee Wee Crayton
25. Wooden Heart – Joe Dowell

CD 2

1. Run Boy Run – Jack Cook
2. You Don’t Have To Be A Baby To Cry – Joe Barry
3. That’s The Way We Love – The Paramours
4. Catch Me – Daniel Stone
5. Peanuts – Rick & The Keens
6. There I Go Again – The Desires
7. Dream Girl – Bruce Channel
8. Ain’t Nobody’s Fault – Melvin Smith
9. Won’t You Let Me Know – J.J. Barnes
10. Patches – Dickey Lee
11. Guitar Boogie Shuffle Twist – The Virtues
12. Poor Little Cupid – Joe Dowell
13. That Other Guy – Little Ellen
14. Della – Lee Hazlewood
15. War Time Blues – Luke ‘Long Gone’ Miles
16. I Never Danced Before – Johnny Draper
17. Don’t Cry Linda – Del Richardson
18. I’d Rather Stumble Into Your Arms – Billy Deaton
19. New Generation – The Beer Garden 4 Plus 1
20. Boom Ditty Boom – Danny Jordan
21. I’ll Go On – Bee Jay
22. I Can’t Help It – Don Helms
23. Little Papoose – Joe Barry
24. I’m So Sorry – The Viceroys
25. Come On Baby – Bruce Channel