The Chuck Berry Database
Index to Chuck Berry recording sessions from the 1980s

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

Fred Rothwell: Long Distance Information Morten Reff: Chuck Berry International Directory Vol. 1 The database is an international joint work by Fred Rothwell, England, author of "Long Distance information - Chuck Berry's Recorded Legacy", Morten Reff, Norway, author of "The Chuck Berry International Directory", and Dietmar Rudolph, Germany, author of "A Collector's Guide to the Music of Chuck Berry" featuring collaboration from Thierry Chanu, France, Arne Wolfswinkel, the Netherlands, and Claude Schlouch, France, with help from record collectors world-wide.

Using this database you can find out which songs Chuck Berry recorded during his musical career, when he recorded the often multiple versions of a song, and who helped him.

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Chuck Berry Recording Sessions

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Chuck Berry recording sessions from the 1980s are:

Broadcast date: 18.-20. 1. 1980 (NBC radio)

Broadcast: 15. 10. 1980 (John Davidson TV Show, unknown location, USA)

17. 1. 1981 (Wolf & Rissmiller's Country Club, Reseda, California, USA)

27. 4. 1981 (Shinjuku Koseinenkin Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

29. 4. 1981 (Shibuya Kokaido, Tokyo, Japan)

21. 2. 1982 (Ritz Club, New York City, NY, USA)

Broadcast: week of 20. 5. 1982 (RKO radio)

7. 8. 1982 (Yokohama Stadium, Yokohama, Japan)

Summer 1982 (Roxy Theatre, Hollywood, California, USA)

3. 9. 1983 (Rock'n'Roll Spectacular, Wirrina Sports Stadium, Peterborough, UK)

15. 10. 1983 (Sam's Town Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA)

25. 10. 1985 (HBO TV)

6. 6. 1986 (3rd Annual Chicago Blues Festival, Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA)

8. 10. 1986 (Universal Movie "Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll")

10.-14. 10. 1986 (Universal Movie "Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll")

16. 10. 1986 Show 1 (Universal Movie "Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll")

17. 10. 1986 Show 2 (Universal Movie "Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll")

24. 7. 1987 (Paleo Festival, Nyon, Switzerland)

Broadcast: 5. 11. 1987 (Johnny Carson's Tonight Show, unknown location, USA)

Broadcast date: 17. 10. 1988 (Unistar radio)

31. 12. 1988 (Palladium Theater, New York City, NY, USA)

12. 8. 1989 (Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Japan)

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