The Chuck Berry Database
Details For Recording Session: 12. 4. 1960 (CHESS Records)

The Chuck Berry Database contains the most accurate and up to date information about the recordings of Chuck Berry.

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Chuck Berry Recording Session Details

Date12. 4. 1960
forCHESS Records
atTer-Mar Records Studio
Location2120 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
USA

Down The Road Apiece
(Don Raye)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Walter "Champion" Coledouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:13
MasterCHESS 10096
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on 45rpmDown the Road Apiece b/w Johnny B. Goode +2 Bo Diddley (CHESS 6145 012, UK, 1972-08)
First release on albumRockin' at the Hops (CHESS 1448, USA, 1960-07)

Stereo remix

Length2:25
EngineerSteve Hoffman
First release on albumMore Rock 'n' Roll Rarities (CHESS 9190, USA, 1986-08)

 

Confessin' The Blues
(Jay McShann, Walter Brown)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Walter "Champion" Coledouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:07
MasterCHESS 10097
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumRockin' at the Hops (CHESS 1448, USA, 1960-07)

 

Sweet Sixteen
(A. Nugetre (Ahmet Ertegün))
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:44
MasterCHESS 10098
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumNew Juke Box Hits (CHESS 1456, USA, 1961-03)

 

Thirteen Question Method
(Chuck Berry)
CHESS 1960 Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums
unknownpercussion

Length2:11
MasterCHESS 10099
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumNew Juke Box Hits (CHESS 1456, USA, 1961-03)

 

Stop And Listen
(Chuck Berry)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
unknownvocal
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:25
MasterCHESS 10100
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumNew Juke Box Hits (CHESS 1456, USA, 1961-03)

 

I Still Got The Blues | Still Got The Blues
(Chuck Berry)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:04
MasterCHESS 10101
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumOn the Blues Side (ACE Records CDCH 397, UK, 1993)

Audience dubbed

-audience (overdub)
Length2:00
First release on albumChuck Berry On Stage (CHESS 1480, USA, 1963-08)

 

I'm Just A Lucky So And So | Lucky So And So
(Duke Ellington, Mack David)
CHESS Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:50
MasterCHESS 10102
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumChuck Berry - The Chess Box (CHESS CH6-80001, USA, 1988-11)

 

Mad Lad (instrumental)
(Roquel "Billy" Davis)
CHESS Recording

Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Chuck Berrysteel guitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:08
MasterCHESS 10103
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on 45rpmI Got to Find My Baby b/w Mad Lad (CHESS 1763, USA, 1960-08)
First release on albumRockin' at the Hops (CHESS 1448, USA, 1960-07)

 

Blues For Hawaiians | Crying Steel | Surfing Steel (instrumental)
(Chuck Berry)
CHESS 1960 Recording, named Crying Steel

Matthew "Matt Guitar" Murphyguitar
Chuck Berrysteel guitar
Ellis "Lafayette" Leakepiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Odie Paynedrums

Length2:26
MasterCHESS 10104
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumChuck Berry - The Chess Box (CHESS CH6-80001, USA, 1988-11)

Audience dubbed

-audience (overdub)
Length2:25
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on albumChuck Berry On Stage (CHESS 1480, USA, 1963-08)

 

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