The Chuck Berry Database
Details For Recording Session: 4. 1964 (CHESS Records)

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Chuck Berry Recording Session Details

Date4. 1964
forCHESS Records
atTer-Mar Recording Studio
Location2120 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
USA

Chuck's Beat (instrumental)
(Chuck Berry)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryguitar
Bo Diddleyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Chester Lindsaybass (poss.)
Jesse James Johnsonbass (poss.)
Edell "Red" Robertsondrums (poss.)
Billy "Dino" Downingdrums (poss.)
Jerome Greenmaracas

Original long version

Length10:35
First release on albumTwo Great Guitars (Checker 2991, USA, 1964-08)

Single edit

Length2:53
MasterCHESS 13369
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on 45rpmChuck's Beat b/w Bo's Beat (CHECKER 1089, USA, 1964-08)
First release on albumRock And Roll Music (Bear Family BCD 17273 PL, D, 2014-10)

 

Bo's Beat (instrumental)
(Ellas McDaniel ("Bo Diddley"))
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryguitar
Bo Diddleyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Chester Lindsaybass (poss.)
Jesse James Johnsonbass (poss.)
Edell "Red" Robertsondrums (poss.)
Billy "Dino" Downingdrums (poss.)
Jerome Greenmaracas

Original long version

Length14:02
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumTwo Great Guitars (Checker 2991, USA, 1964-08)

Single edit

Length2:55
MasterCHESS 13370
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on 45rpmChuck's Beat b/w Bo's Beat (CHECKER 1089, USA, 1964-08)
First release on albumRock And Roll Music (Bear Family BCD 17273 PL, D, 2014-10)

 

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