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3 November 2012 My Baby (She Love Me) by Jerry Stone with The Four Dots, 'Pleading For Your Love' by The Four Dots and 'Walk A Dog' by Jay Johnston now avaliable for the first time on CD 'Freedom Records Story' (Freedom FRCD001). 1958
1959
Antoon van Olderen

3 November 2012 Correction on transcription of KCSR promo. Eddie Cochran: "Hi there, this is Eddie Cochran in Hollywood reminding you that you are in tune with KCSR - a friend at your side when you're out for a ride." 1957 Timo Runne

9 October 2010 Removed Hank Hammer from session pages as it is most unlikely that Hank Cochran sang lead (or any involvement from the Cochran Brothers) on the four tracks as featured on 'I'm Ready' (Stampede SPRCD 5002). 1953/55 Antoon van Olderen / Tapio Vaisanen

23 December 2009 The previously unreleased Ah, Pretty Girl (take 19) with chorus overdub is released on the EMI 4 CD Box set 'The Eddie Cochran Story'. 1958 Antoon van Olderen

23 December 2009 The Four Dots 'Fontella' (version 2) take 5 with overdubs available on Germany's Yellow Label CD 'Nervous Breakdown' SPV 306592 CD. 1958 Uli Kisker

23 December 2009 Guybo aka (Drum City) (Instrumental) released on the EMI 4 CD Box set 'The Eddie Cochran Story' is the first complete CD version of "Drum City" (02:13), the french CD release is faded out at (02:03). 1959 Uli Kisker

23 December 2009 'Don't Bye, Bye Baby Me' (additional backing track) released for the first time on the Rockstar CD RSRCD 031 'String Fever' 1959 Antoon van Olderen

23 December 2009 'Have An Apple Dearie' aka 'Big Red Apple' take 1 released on the Rockstar CD RSRCD 031 'String Fever' 1959 Antoon van Olderen

4 June 2009 Scan now available of the rare Dutch 45 record Liberty LIB 10.023 with 'Ah, Pretty Girl' with overdubbed guitar solo. 1958 Timo Runne

4 June 2009 The January 24, 1960 interview with Eddie Cochran after the concert in the Gaumont Theatre in Ipswich is released on CD for the first time on the Yellow Label SPV 50722 CD 'Rock N Roll Rebels Eddie Cochran Gene Vincent Live' 1960 Uli Kisker

4 June 2009 The following 7 numbers on the Bear Family boxset are released for the first time on CD and included in the sessions pages: 'My Love To Remember' (version 2, take 3), 'My Love To Remember' (version 3, take 9), 'Don’t Bye, Bye Baby Me' (take 4, with handclaps), 'Little Angel' (take 10 without overdubs), Ray Stanley: 'Over A Coke', 'Little Angel' (take 9), 'Don’t Bye, Bye Baby Me' (take 3). 'Think Of Me'stop-version and 'Little Angel' stereo with strings are released for the first time.   Antoon van Olderen

6 February 2009 'Rockin' And Flyin' (version 1) was recorded at Pat Cochran's home (not Gloria Cochran's). 1955 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Jerry Capehart's 'That's What It Takes To Be A Man' and 'This Must Be The Place' probably recorded in early 1956 according to several sleevenotes. 1956 Kimmo Nieminen

6 February 2009 'He's Graduating' by possibly Carol Palmer, was not recorded in 1957 but during the American Demo session of April 4, 1956 1956 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Piano overdub on 'I Almost Lost My Mind' and 'That's My Desire' by Ernie Freeman. 1956 Kimmo Nieminen

6 February 2009 Complete session information including recording date of May 9, 1956 on the Wynn Stewart and Skeets McDonald split session. 1956 Richard Weize

6 February 2009 The master of 'Dark Lonely Street' is from another (later) different session than the alternate takes. 1956 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Latch On (version 3) has Jerry Capehart, Eddie Cochran and possibly Gene Davis as vocalists. 1956 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 'Sweetie Pie' was recorded during the Johnny Mann sessions between May and August 1957. 1957 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Playing time on Darla Daret's 'Honey Honey' is 2:00. 1957 Kimmo Nieminen

6 February 2009 Information added on 'Pretty Girl'. The UK single version has the intro clipped and reverb and compression added. The 2-track and 3-track stereo versions feature different lyrics before guitar break. 1958 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Summertime Blues' was recorded on March 28, 1958, during the Gene Vincent sessions 25 to 29 March 1958. 1958 Kimmo Nieminen

6 February 2009 Cruisin' The Drive-In': Warren Flock bass voice. 1958 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Let´s Get Together/C´mon Everybody information by Stuart Colman: Earl Palmer on drums and Ray Johnson on piano, recording date October 10 1958. 1958 Stuart Colman

6 February 2009 The undubbed version of 'Nervous Breakdown' without drums and hand claps was released for the first time on Rockstar RSRCD 026 'Portrait Of A Legend.' 1958 Antoon van Olderen

6 February 2009 Additional information on Teenage Heaven session: Irving Asby: guitar, Conrad 'Guybo' Smith: bass, Ray Johnson: piano, Jewell Grant: saxophone, Jackie Kelso: saxophone. 1959 Stuart Colman

6 February 2009 There are 4 versions of 'Think Of Me': UK single version, Snuffy Garrett overdubs (alternate take) and the 'girls chorus 'version on the 'Portrait Of A legend CD' which is the same version as featured on the '25th Anniversar Album'. Also an unreleased ´stop´ version which will be released on the upcoming Bear Family boxset. 1959 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 There is no 'My Love To Remember' (version 5) take 10 (Snuff Garrett overdubs) supposedly released on LBY 1205 (UK). Information from the EMI box set is not correct. 1959 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Recording date of ´Little Angel´ and´My Love To Remember´ August 29, 1959. 1959 Stuart Colman

6 February 2009 'Hallelujah! I Lover Her So' basic track (with and without echo) and without string overdubs was recorded on August 31, 1959. 1959 Kimmo Nieminen

6 February 2009 Correction on 'My Love To Remember'. There are 2 versions of take 10: one with a guitar overdub and an undubbed version. 1959 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 'Don´t Bye, Bye, Baby Me' master and overdubs are all take 4 (tape comparison Antoon van Olderen). 1959 Antoon van Olderen

6 February 2009 Contrary to belief Eddie Cochran is not playing any of the instruments on 'Annie Has A Party' although Eddie did contribute some ideas on the session to the Kelly Four. 1959 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Eddie is not featured on 'The Scream' (Brand 6789) of Oliver Cool (real name Rod McKuen). 1959 Tony Barrett

6 February 2009 Musicians on 'Jam Sand-Witch': Eddie Cochran: guitar, Plas Johnson: tenor saxophone, Ray Johnson: piano, Red Callender: electric bass and Earl Palmer: drums. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

6 February 2009 The previous unreleased Little Angel - take 10 (STEREO / string overdub) possibly overdubbed October 23, 1959 at Goldstar Studio. 1959 Stuart Colman

February 2009 The Bear family boxset spurred many more updates making these session pages the most detailled account of Eddie Cochran sessions work. Thanks to all the people mentioned above and in particular Richard Weize of Bear Family records from Germany, Tony Barrett of Rockstar Records, Stuart Colman, Kimmo Nieminen, Uli Kisker and Josep Rulló.

25 May 2008 Roy Harte plays drums and Les Taylor plays electric piano on the Cochran Brothers' 'Tired and Sleepy' and 'Fools Paradise.' 1956 Stuart Colman

30 April 2008 'The Tender Age' by the Holly Twins (Liberty F-55048) is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rockin' With My Friends' LBY 120503. 1956 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'Always Late' (DOT 15573) and '24-Hour Night' (DOT 15833) by Bob Denton are available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rockin' With My Friends' LBY 120503. 1957
1958
Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'Drown In My Tears' by Troyce Key (Warner Bros. 5007) is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rockin' With My Friends' LBY 120503. 1958 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'Rock 'n' Roll Blues' undubbed version first issued on the UK  'The 25th Anniversary Album' is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rock and Roll Blues' LN 90503. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'Think Of Me' unknown alternate take first issued on the UK  'The 25th Anniversary Album' is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rock and Roll Blues' LN 90503. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'Annie Has A Party' by The Kelly Four (speeded-up version Silver 1006 and CREST 1088) is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rock and Roll Blues' LN 90503. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 'The Scream' by Oliver Cool (BRAND 6789) is available on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rock and Roll Blues' LN 90503. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

30 April 2008 The home recording of Eddie Cochran and Sharon Sheeley, a vocal only fragment of 6 seconds of 'High Hopes' which was made available on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready) has some additional talking by Sharon and Eddie on the bootleg CD 'Eddie Cochran - Rock and Roll Blues' LN 90503. Total time 19 seconds. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Some chatter between Chuck Foreman and Eddie Cochran, not included on Rockstar RSRCD 011 can be heard on the Stampede release, SPRCD 5002, 'I'm Ready' after the numbers 'Candy Kisses', 'Gambler's Guitar' and 'Steelin' The Blues'. Included is a picture of one of the Chuck Foreman tape boxes. 1953/55 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Newly discovered are 8 Don Deal tracks featuring Eddie Cochran on guitar recorded in Goldstar Studio around 1954. Songs are: 'The High Sign', 'Down The Road To Nowhere', 'It Could Only Be Wrong', 'Love Me Sweetheart', 'Let's Get It Over Right Now', 'I Don't Want To But I Do', 'When You Hear A Saviour Call', 'Don't Ask Me Why.' Tracks are available on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready). Inluded is a scan of side A of the Don Deal Goldstar acetate. 1953/55 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 The Cochran Brothers recorded 4 songs late 1954 for the Chesterfield label which were issued under the name of Hank Hammer. The songs are 'Down, Down, Down', Don't Cry Over Spilt Milk', 'Mountains And Mountains Of Lies', 'I Wouldn't Take A Million For Your Love.' Tracks are available on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready). Included is a picture of the young Hank Cochran. 1953/55 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Added are pictures of Carl West and the Cochran Brothers with Jess Willard and Bonnie Harrison. 1955 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Riley Crabtree on EKKO 1019 'Meet Me At Joes' and 'Don't Turn Away From Me' with Eddie Cochran on guitar. Short biograpy and picture of Riley Crabtree is added and scans of EKKO 1019. Songs are available on CD form German label Cattle on CCD 317. 1955 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Al Dexter on EKKO 1020 'Pistol Packin' Mama' and 'I Won't Be Number Two' with Eddie Cochran on guitar. Short biograpy and picture of Al Dexter is added. 1955 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Jerry Capehart with the Cochran Brothers 'Rollin' first release on CD. Available on Rockstar subsidiary Stampede SPRCD 5002 'I'm Ready.' 1955 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Added are two demo songs from Ray Stanley (vocal and piano) with Eddie Cochran on guitar: 'Let's Get's Acquainted' and 'Common Sense'. 1956 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Tom Forse 'I'm Gonna Tell My Conscience On You' and 'They Call Me A Small Fry' are available for the first time on CD on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready). Included are a picture and short biography of Tom Forse. 1956 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 'Rockin' & Flyin' take 4 is now available on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready). 1956 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Back in the sessions pages is the Don Deal single CASH 1028 'Crying In One Eye' coupled with 'Broken-Hearted Fellow'. There is confusion who is the guitar player: Joe Maphis or Eddie Cochran. 1956 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Paula Morgan 'Only A Fool' and 'Somenone To Love Me' on DEMON FF-1506, label scans now available. Includes picture of Paula Morgan and scan of Goldstar acetate. 1957 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 The two TV show recordings 'Sittin' In The Balcony' and 'Twenty-Flight Rock' are now identified as being from the 'Studio Party' TV show from New York on WABD-TV Channel 5 which was hosted by Herb Sheldon. Information from booklet Rockstar CD RSRCD 030 'Eddie Cochran - Live Performances 1957-1960.' 1957 Antoon van Olderen 

14 April 2008 The release of 'Jeannie, Jeannie, Jeannie' on the 4 LP box set "20th Anniversary" ECSP 20 has the engineer say "master X5" before the take starts. 1958 Uli Kisker

14 April 2008 The release of 'Don't Wake Up The Kids' on the 4 LP box set "20th Anniversary" ECSP 20 has 0:57 seconds of bass noodling and studio chatter before the take starts. 1958 Uli Kisker

14 April 2008 The release of 'Guybo' on the 4 LP box set "20th Anniversary" ECSP 20 has the engineer and Eddie chatting before the start of take 5. 1959 Uli Kisker

14 April 2008 The release of 'Fourth Man Theme' on the 4 LP box set "20th Anniversary" ECSP 20 has a count-in by the engineer. 1959 Uli Kisker

14 April 2008 Home recording of Eddie Cochran and Sharon Sheeley, vocal only fragment of 6 seconds, 'High Hopes.' Available on Stampede Records SPRCD 5002 (I'm Ready). 1959 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Corrections on 'Boy Meets Girls' TV show. The first show was recorded and transmitted on 16 January 1960.The second show was transmitted on 23 January 1960 but already recorded on 15 January 1960. The third show (transmitted on 20 February 1960) and the fourth show (transmitted on 27 February 1960) were both recorded on 19 February 1960. Information based on Spencer Leigh's research for 'Things Do Go Wrong.'  1960 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Eddie Cochran's 'Parade Of The Pops' BBC radio performance of 'C'mon Everybody' is released on CD for the first time on Rockstar RSRCD 030 'Live Performances - 1957-1960. 1960 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Both 'Saturday Club' BBC radio shows transmitted on 5 and 12 March 1960 were most likely recorded on the same day: 23 February 1960. Information based on Spencer Leigh's research for 'Things Do Go Wrong.'  1960 Antoon van Olderen

14 April 2008 Eddie Cochran and Gene Vincent guested the 'TV Lunchbox' TV show from ATV Birmingham. No more details available. Information based on Spencer Leigh's research for 'Things Do Go Wrong.' 1960 Antoon van Olderen

22 December 2007 Biography of Troyce Key available. 1958 Antoon van Olderen

22 December 2007 'Love Me So I'll Know' (take 19) and 'I'm Sending You This Record' (take 29). Information from Lonely LP 2217 'The Sound Of Eddie Cochran'. 1957 Josep Rulló

22 December 2007 'Little Lou' take info. On the EMI box set we hear the engineer say "Little Lou, third track, take 6" which may suggest this is an overdub. 1957 Josep Rulló

22 December 2007 Released version of 'Heart Of A Fool' is take 1. Engineer heard on Rockstar RSR-EP 2010. 1956 Josep Rulló

22 December 2007 Released version of 'Eddie's Blues' is take 2. Engineer heard on EMI box set. 1959 Josep Rulló

22 December 2007 Eddie Daniels 'I Wanna Know' take 4 is available on Rockstar RSRCD 014. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

22 December 2007 Buddy Low 'It Happened To Me' single version (Imperial X55680) has added echo as opposed to the EMI box set version which is a 'dry' binaural version. 1959 Josep Rulló / Antoon van Olderen

22 December 2007 Playing time of Bob Orrison's 'Sarah Lee' is 1:57. Eddie Cochran on guitar. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

22 December 2007 New scans: Chiswick LP 'Hollywood Rock 'n' Roll'. This UK LP from 1977 contains the first release of Don Deal's 'Don't Push' with Eddie Cochran on guitar (Chiswick CH1). Liberty F-55138 'Pretty Girl' US 45 rpm single, London LIB 10108 'I Almost Lost My Mind' UK 45 rpm single. 1957 Antoon van Olderen

14 December 2007 Eddie Daniels recorded a different arrangement of 'I Wanna Know' for the Ebb label (Ebb 133). No Eddie Cochran involvement on that version. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

18 November 2007 Troyce Key's 'Baby Please Don't Go' (WARNER BROS. 5007) with lead-guitar by Eddie Cochran is now available on CD: 'Saturday Night On Bop Street Vol 10' (BOP-CD010). 1958 Antoon van Olderen

20  October 2007 According to research of Josep Rulló there are probably only four vocal takes of 'Don't Bye, Bye Baby Me' (not five takes as mentioned in the EMI boxset booklet). Take 4 is available in three variations which sometimes are listed as take 5. Listed in this Sessionography are the full versions (no fade-out). The undubbed take 4 is also available on ACE CD237. Take 4 (handclaps overdub) with fade-out is available on Rockstar CD RSRCD 001 and Musidisc CD-108282. Take 4 (with handclaps and train noise overdubs): on the Hydra Records LP BLK 7706 the engineer calls: "8104 H-14 take 5". (Antoon van Olderen). 1959 Josep Rulló

20  October 2007 'Jelly Bean' take 3 was first released on Rockstar LP RSR-LP 1019. Take 12 (backing track) is announced by the engineer as “track 2” on Rockstar LP RSR-LP 1021 and Rockstar CD RSRCD 014. 1959 Josep Rulló

14  October 2007  Update: more than 40 improved and new quality scans. New scans added: Crest 1034 (45 side B), Zephyr ZR 70-011 (45 side A), Dot 15622 (45 side A), Capitol T.1059 (LP front cover), Liberty F-55048 (45 side B), Freedom F-44002 (45 side B), Freedom F-44005 (45 side A + B), Freedom F-44018 (45 side A), Silver 1001 (45 side B). 1956
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1959
Antoon van Olderen

13  October 2007 'Think Of Me' Snuffy Garrett overdubs version is available on the French Magic records CD 'C'mon Everybody' catalogue 3930587. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

6 October 2007 Joe Maphis is the second lead-guitar on the instrumental 'Fast Jivin'. Bio of Joe Maphis now included. 1956
Antoon van Olderen

6 October 2007 Added to the Sessions pages is 'Pleading For Your Love' by the Four Dots with Eddie Cochran on guitar. Information from Now Dig This, issue 69, December 1988. 1958 Antoon van Olderen

5 October 2007 Scan available of 'Scratchin' on Dot 15810 (side A in company sleeve). 1958 Uli Kisker

5 October 2007 'Half Loved' - version 2 (master take 5) is available with count-in on RSR-LP 1019. 1956 Uli Kisker

5 October 2007 'Half Loved' - version 2 (Snuffy Garrett overdubs) is available on the French Magic records CD 'Remember Me ... Eddie Cochran'. Catalogue 3930592. 1956 Antoon van Olderen

3 October 2007 Playing times available for: 'My Love To Remember' (version 2) take 2 - 2:26, 'My Love To Remember' (version 3) take 9 - 2:21, 'Tood-A-Lou' - 1:59, 'Salamander' - 2:14, 'Go Go Calypso' - 2:32, 'Oo Ba La Baby' - 2:24, 'Rollin' Stone' - 2:21, 'Drown In My Tears' - 3:54, 'Baby Please Don't Go' - 2:11, 'C'mon Everybody' (without guitar overdub / correct speed) - 1:59, 'Bread Fred' - take 6 (backing track with echo) - 2:09, 'Rock 'n' Roll Blues' (unknown take #2) - 2:24, 'Think Of Me' (take 14 with alternate female chorus) - 1:49, 'Think Of Me' (unknown alternate take) - 1:49, 'Hallelujah! I Love Her So' - take 12 - 2:16, 'Little Angel' - take 9 - 2:04, 'My Love To Remember' (version 5) take 10(with sax and guitar overdub) - 1:53, 'Annie Has A Party' (version speeded-up) - 2:01, 'The Scream' - take 7 (master) - 2:20, 'Cherished Memories' - take 14 - STEREO - 1:56, 'Cut Across Shorty' - take 21 (version 1 - correct speed) - MONO - 1:53, 'C'mon Everybody' - Parade of the Pops - 1:57 1956
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1960
Uli Kisker

5 September 2007 Jerry Capehart's 'That's What It takes To Be A Man' was first issued on Rockstar LP RSR-LP 1009 'The Hollywood Sessions'. 1957 Jake Van Loon

23 June 2007 Biography update on Darla Daret, artist name Patty Saturday. Picture of Darla now included. 1957 Antoon van Olderen

18 June 2007 Contrary to information in the boxset booklet the first take of 'Little Angel' is not a false start but a complete take and issued on Rockstar RSRCD010. Take 3 was issued on Rockstar RSRCD014. 1959 Josep Rulló

18 June 2007 Corrections and additions on 'Milk Cow Bllues'. Rehearsal preceding take 1 on EMI box set and complete take 3 (including studio chat on EMI CD 592809 (Legendary Masters Series). 1959 Josep Rulló

18 June 2007 Corrections on 'Dark Lonely Street'. The first vinyl issues of take 3 and 4 were on Rockstar LP-1019 and Rockstar EP-2010 respectively. 1956 Josep Rulló

18 June 2007 'Half Loved' new session details. Version 1 and 2 are mixed up in the boxset booklet. Version 1 is the acoustic version with only one take available whereas version 2 is the fuller drum/piano version with five takes (four released). 1956
1956
Josep Rulló

18 June 2007 With the release of the 'Guitar Picker' boxset on the Castle Music label in 2007 the identity of the singer of 'Guitar Picker' is now known as Bob Luman. Included is a short bio of the late great Bob Luman. 1958 Antoon van Olderen

18 June 2007 Playing time on Bob Denton's 'On My Mind Again', 'Always Late', Love Me So I Know', I'm Sending You This Record' and '24 Hour Night' 1957
1957
1958
Marc Alesina

18 June 2007 We now have the playing time for 'The Boy Meets Girls TV-show' missing numbers of 20 February 1960: 'Hallelujah! I Love Her So', 'Twenty-Flight Rock', 'My Heart' and 'Dance In The Street'. These songs are released on the French bootleg CD 'The Boy Meets Girls TV Show'. Scan available. 1960 Marc Alesina

1 April 2007 The Mamie van Doren 'Untamed Youth' soundtrack is available on the Belgian CD 'The Girl Who Invented Rock 'n' Roll' on Marginal records (MAR 062) from 1997. Only 500 copies were pressed. Plus updated information on 'Untamed Youth' soundtrack. 1956 Uli Kisker / Antoon van Olderen

1 April 2007 Scan available of 'Eddie Forever Vol 2' Musidisc/DCA 108292 (French CD) containing 'Bread Fred' take 6 (backing track with echo). 1958 Uli Kisker

1 April 2007 Scan available of 'Walkin' Stick Boogie' on CD 'The Early Years Vol.1' (Musidisc/DCA 108282) France 1991. 1955 Uli Kisker

10 March 2007 'Cotton Picker' (movie version) was available on the 1971 LP 'A Legend In Our Time - Eddie Cochran!' (Union Pacific U.P.001). 1956 Antoon van Olderen

10 March 2007 Additional info on remixes and overdubs on 'Hallelujah! I Love Her So' (version October 1959). 1959 Uli Kisker

5 March 2007 'Five Feet Of Lovin' (version 2) features the backing bass vocal of Eddie Cochran (not mentioned in boxset booklet). 1958 Uli Kisker

3 March 2007 'Drum City' available on CD Inédits (Magic Records MAM101/3930581), France 2006. 1959 Antoon van Olderen

2 March 2007 'Shotgun Wedding Theme' available on CD Eddie Forever Vol.2 (Musidisc/DCA 108292) France 1991. 1959 Uli Kisker

2 March 2007 'Bread Fred' take 6 (backing track with echo) available on CD Eddie Forever Vol.2 (Musidisc/DCA 108292) France 1991. 1958 Uli Kisker 

2 March 2007 'So Fine, Be Mine' available on CD The Early Years Vol.1 (Musidisc/DCA 108282) France 1991. 1959 Uli Kisker

2 March 2007 'Walkin' Stick Boogie' available on CD The Early Years Vol.1 (Musidisc/DCA 108282) France 1991. 1955 Uli Kisker 

26 Feb 2007 'Ah, Pretty Girl' (take 32 - alternate chorus + vocal overdub) first issued on LBY1127 (UK) available on CD 'The Eddie Cochran Memorial Album' MAM 101/3930537 (France 2005). 1958 Erwin Peterseil 

24 Feb 2007 'Half Loved' (version 1, take 5) is available on on RSR-LP 1019. 1956 Uli Kisker 

24 Feb 2007 'Little Angel' (take 9) is available on RSR-LP 1021. 1959 Uli Kisker

5 Feb 2007 Playing time on the 'The Tender Age' by The Holly Twins is  2:26. 1956 Willie McKay 

February 2007 Many thanks to The Cochran Connection magazine from editor Bill Beard, the booklet from the boxset ECB-1 by Rob Finnis and Derek Glenister, the biography 'Don't Forget Me' by Julie Mundy and Darrel Higham, sleeve notes on the superb Rockstar Lp's RSR-LP 1001, 1002, 1004, 1005, 1006, 1008, 1009, 1019, 1021, 1022, and booklets from the following Rockstar CD's RSRCD 001, 003, 005, 006, 008, 009, 010, 011, 014, 016, 017, 018, 022, 026, 028. ACE CD CDCHD 592 'Dot Rock 'n' Roll' booklet by Rob Finnis, Johnny and Dorsey Burnette - The Discography by Russ Wapensky and Richard Weize from Bear family BCD 16438 IL, Marc Alesina, Klaus Petersohn, Bjorn Witlox, Terry Gordon and his great site Rockin' Country Style for providing a lot of rare scans, Sleeve notes from the 25th Anniversary Album, Zein Eddin's website www.eddie-cochran.info, Paul Vidal's website The Eddie Cochran Story for discography information, Tapio Vaisanen's Eddie Cochran Connection, Alan Clark's 'A Tribute To Eddie Cochran - Never To Be Forgotten', Didier Delcourt, Bobby Cochran with Susan Van Hecke 'Three Steps To Heaven - The Eddie Cochran Story', Phil Davies, Gilles Vignal and others who have send me corrections, additions and label scans since starting this website in 2003.

 
List of new scans
 

 
Update 3 November 2012 FREEDOM FRCD001 (CD USA) 
Update 4 June 2009 LIBERTY  LIB 10.023 (NL 45 side A) 
Update 14 April 2008 GOLDSTAR DON DEAL ACETATE (side 1)
Update 14 April 2008 EKKO 1018 (45 promo side 2)
Update 14 April 2008 EKKO 1019 (45 side 1)
Update 14 April 2008 EKKO 1019 (45 side 2)
Update 14 April 2008 EKKO 1019 (45 promo side 2)
Update 14 April 2008 CATTLE CCD 317 (CD Germany)
Update 14 April 2008 GOLDSTAR ACETATE 'MIGHTY MEAN'
Update 14 April 2008 GOLDSTAR PAULA MORGAN ACETATE
Update 14 April 2008 DEMON FF-1506 (45 side 1)
Update 14 April 2008 DEMON FF-1506 (45 side 2)
Update 14 April 2008 GOLDSTAR ACETATE 'JAM SAND-WITCH'
Update 22 December 2007  LIBERTY  LIB 10108 (UK 45 side B) 
Update 22 December 2007  LIBERTY F-55138 (US 45 side B) 
Update 22 December 2007  CHIWICK  CH1 (UK LP front cover) 
Update 18 November 2007  BOP-CD010 (CD UK) 
Update 14 October 2007  CREST 1034 (45 side B) 
Update 14 October 2007   ZEPHYR ZR 70-011 (45 side A) 
Update 14 October 2007   DOT 15622 (45 side A) 
Update 14 October 2007   CAPITOL T.1059 (LP front cover) 
Update 14 October 2007   LIBERTY F-55048 (45 side B) 
Update 14 October 2007   FREEDOM F-44002 (45 side B)
Update 14 October 2007   FREEDOM F-44005 (45 side A)
Update 14 October 2007   FREEDOM F-44005 (45 side B),
Update 14 October 2007   FREEDOM F-44018 (45 side A) 
Update 14 October 2007  SILVER 1001 (45 side B)
Update 5 October 2007 DOT 15810 (45 side A company sleeve)
Update 18 June 2007 Boy Meets Girls TV Show (bootleg CD FR)
Update 1 April 2007 Musidisc/DCA 108282 (CD France)
Update 1 April 2007 Musidisc/DCA 108292 (CD France)
Update 1 April 2007 Marginal Records MAR 062 (CD Belgium)
Update 10 March 2007 UNION PACIFIC U.P.001 (LP UK)
Update 2 February 2007 EKKO 1003 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 RICH VEIN 45X101 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 RICH VEIN 45X101 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 HOLLYWOOD 1068 (EP side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 LP HYDRA BLK 7706 (LP GER)
Update 2 February 2007 CREST 1025 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 CREST 1026 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY LBY 1319F (LP FR)
Update 2 February 2007 CAPITOL F-3515 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 CAPITOL F-3461 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 CAPITOL F-3461 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 CREST 1033 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 CREST 1034 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55070 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 DOT 15573 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 DOT 15573 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55087 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 Sunjay SJLP 582 (LP SWE)
Update 2 February 2007 BCD 16788 AR (CD GER)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55117 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 DOT 15833 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55144 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 WARNER BROS. 5007 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 WARNER BROS. 5035 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 FREEDOM F-44002 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 FREEDOM F-44011 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55177 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 SILVER 1004 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 SILVER 1004 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 SILVER 1006 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 SILVER 1006 (45 side 2)
Update 2 February 2007 LIBERTY F-55237 (45 side 1)
Update 2 February 2007 Lonely LP 2217 (LP Fra)
Update 2 February 2007 Ozit Morpheus OZITCD 223 (CD UK)
Update 2 February 2007 ROCKSTAR RSRCD 026 (CD UK)


Acknowledgements: Thanks to Zein Eddin for the majority of the pictures on this page of Eddie Cochran on stage and in the studio. Visit Zein Eddin's great Eddie Cochran site with many more pictures: Eddie Cochran Photo Gallery. More acknowledgements on the sessions pages.