Rockin Soul Party Vol.2

BACK TO THE 50s

Rockstar Records Limited, Cork, Ireland
Rhythm Bomb Records – Koko-Mojo Records – Atomicat – Richard-Weize-Archives

KM-CD-82 Rockin Soul Party Vol.1
KM-CD-83 Rockin Soul Party Vol.2
KM-CD-84 Rockin Soul Party Vol.3
Label: Koko-Mojo
Artwork: Retrograph
Mastering: The Studio That Time Forgot, El Paso, TX

 

CD Header KMCD 082
Get together with your friends, chill some beer, turn up the Hi-Fi and your “gonna be movin’ and a groovin’ and gonna satisfy your soul” with Let’s Throw A Rockin’ Soul Party (KMCD 082, 083, 084).
The music world changed, and the Blues sweeten up and gave us Rhythm & Blues music with a sprinkling of a sound in its infancy Soul Music, and these albums capture the magic of the newly developing sounds.
The discs are housed in an attractively designed cardboard sleeve, specially designed to be environmentally friendly, and all tracks have been remastered for the best sound your ears can hear!
Mr. Rhythm and Soul
El Paso, Texas
May 2020

01 J.J. Jackson Oh My Liddy (Blackman) Storm 502 1961
02 Bobby Lewis Tossin And Turnin (Adams/Rene) Beltone 1002 1961
03 John Lee Hooker Boom Boom (Hooker) Vee Jay 438 1962
04 Joe Henderson Snap Your Fingers (Martin/Zanetis) Todd 1072 1962
05 Little Eva The Loco-Motion (King/Goffin) Dimension 1000 1962
06 The Mar-Keys Last Night (Mar-Keys) Satellite 107 1961
07 Sam Cooke Ill Come Running Back You (Cook) Specialty 619 1957
08 Ben E King Stand By Me (King/Leiber/Stoller) Atco 6194 1961
09 Bobby Peterson Irresistible You (Dixon/Kasha) V-Tone 214 1960
10 Gino Parks Dont Say Goodbye (Gordy/Robinson) Miracle 03 1961
11 Inez and Charlie Foxx Mockingbird (Foxx/Foxx) Symbol 919 1963
12 Etta James Somethings Got A Hold On Me (Woods/Kirkland/James) Argo 5409 1962
13 Jackie Wilson Baby Workout (Wilson/Tucker) Brunswick 55239 1963
14 The Five Du-Tones Shake A Tail Feather (Hayes/Williams/Rice) One-derful 4815 1963
15 Quincy Jones Comin Home Baby (Dorough/Tucker) Mercury 72160 1963
16 Lee Dorsey Hoodlum Joe (Neville) Fury 1074 1963
17 Wilbert Harrison Kansas City (Leiber/Stoller) Fury 1023 1959
18 Marvin Gaye Pride And Joy ( Whitfield/Gaye/Stevenson) Tamila 54079 1963
19 Harold Burrage Crying For My Baby ( Burrage) Vee-Jay 318 1959
20 Gene Chandler Duke Of Earl (Williams/Dixon/Edwards) Vee Jay 416 1962
21 King Curtis and The Noble Knights Soul Twist (Ousley) Enjoy 1000 1962
22 Marv Johnson Come On And Stop (Russell) UA 617 1963
23 The Contours Do You Love Me (Gordy) Gordy 7005 1962
24 Russell Byrd Hitch Hike Pt 1 (Russell) Sue 350 1962
25 Sherry Taylor and Singin Sammy Ward Oh Lover (Gordy/Robinson/Holland) Motown 1004 1960
26 Jay Wiggins Sad Girl (Smith/Wiggins) IPG 1008 1963
27 The Diplomats Hey, Mr. Taxi Driver (Waters/Culley) Arock 1008 1963
28 The Sensations Let Me In (Baker/Howell/Minor) Argo 5405 1962
29 The Contours Whole Lotta Woman (Robinson/Gordon/Hoggs) Motown 1008 1961
30 Jimmy Ruffin Dont Feel Sorry For Me (Ruffin) Miracle 1 1961

CD Header (KMCD 083) Let’s Throw A Rockin’ Soul Party Volume Two
KoKo Mojo invites you to get together with your friends, chill some beer, turn up the Hi-Fi, and your “gonna be movin’ and a groovin’ and gonna satisfy your soul” with Let’s Throw A Rockin’ Soul Party Volume Two.
The hit-makers with the get-up and dance songs are; The Isley Brothers, Ray Charles, Ernie K-Doe, and Wilbert Harrison who sit beside Blues music legends who were changing the direction of the music charts; James Brown, Jimmy Reed, and Little Junior Parker. The R&B “New Breed” of Marv Johnson, Barbara George, Irma Thomas, and Barrett Strong sing harmonious and foot-tapping songs. With a few unexpected artists such as; Henry Mancini, Birdlegs and Pauline, Prince La La, and Benny Spellman you have a rounded, full, and deliciously tempting array of music!
The discs are housed in an attractively designed cardboard sleeve, specially designed to be environmentally friendly, and all tracks have been remastered for the best sound your ears can hear! You are listening to music from the past and preserving the future!

Mr. Rhythm and Soul
El Paso, Texas
August 2020

01 The Isley Brothers Twist And Shout (Medley/Russell) Wand 124 1962
02 The Satintones Motor City (Gordy/Leverett) Tamla 54026 1959
03 Wilbert Harrison Lets Stick Together (Harrison) Fury 1063 1962
04 Clyde McPhatter Lover Please (Swan) Mercury 71941 1962
05 Noble Watts Jookin (Watts) Enjoy 1008 1963
06 Ray Charles What’D I Say (Charles) Atlantic 2031 1959
07 Birdlegs and Pauline Spring (Banks) Vee Jay 510 1963
08 Don Gardner and Dee Dee Ford I Need Your Lovin (McDougat/Lewis) Fire 508 1962
09 Martha and The Vandellas Heat Wave ( Holland/Dozier/Holland Jr) Gordy 7022 1963
10 Marv Johnson Come To Me (Johnson/Gordy) Tamla 101 1959
11 Teddy and the Twilights Im Just Your Clown (Cohen) Swan 4126 1962
12 Jimmy Reed Big Boss Man (Smith/Dixon) Vee-Jay 380 1961
13 Ernie K-Doe Mother-In-Law (Toussaint) Minit 623 1961
14 Esther Phillips Release Me (Miller Stephenson) Lenox 5555 1962
15 Gloria Lynne You Dont Have To Be Tower Of Strenght (Hillard/Bacharach) Everest 19428 1961
16 James Brown and The Famous Flames Night Train (Forrest/Washington/Simpkins) Sue 360 1962
17 Ike and Tina Turner Its Gonna Work Out Fine (Seneca/Lee) Sue 749 1961
18 Irma Thomas Dont Mess With My Man (LaBostrie) Sue 372 1959
19 Prince La La She Put The Hurt On Me (Nelson) AFO 301 1961
20 The Impressions Shortys Got To Go (Brooks/Brooks/Cash/Gooden/Mayfield) Bandera 2504 1959
21 The Shirelles Soldier Boy (Dixon/Green) Scepter 1228 1962
22 Henry Mancini Tequila (Rio) RCA Victor LSP 2258 1962
23 Trini Lopez Unchain My Heart (Sharp/Powell) Reprise R20, 198 1963
24 Booker T. and The M.G.s Green Onions (Jones/Cropper/Steinberg/Jackson) Volt 102 1962
25 Little Junior Parker Driving Wheel (Sykes) Duke 335 1961
26 Barbara George I Know (You Dont Love Me Anymore) (George) A.F.O. 302 1962
27 Benny Spellman Lipstick Traces (On A Cigarette) (Neville) Minit 644 1962
28 Barrett Strong Money (Thats What I Want) (Bradford/Gordy) Tamla 54027 1959

CD Header (KMCD 084) Let’s Throw A Rockin’ Soul Party Volume Three
KoKo Mojo ends the series with thirty recordings and invites you to get together with your friends, chill some beer, turn up the Hi-Fi, and your “gonna be movin’ and a groovin’ and gonna satisfy your soul” with Let’s Throw A Rockin’ Soul Party Volume Three.
The hit-makers with the tantalizing dance-tempos are; The Chiffons, The Fiestas, Solomon Burke, Billy Bland, and The Drifters and the Blues music legends who were lighting up the charts include; Buster Brown, Lee Dorsey, Bobby Bland, and Mary Ann Fisher.
The party continues with the known and relatively unknown hipsters; Tippie and The Clovers, Richard Berry and The Pharaohs, Jimmy McGriff, Claudine Clark, The Radiants, Willie Tee, and the “Iceman” Jerry Butler to cool you off!
The discs are housed in an attractively designed cardboard sleeve, specially designed to be environmentally friendly, and all tracks have been remastered for the best sound your ears can hear! You are listening to music from the past and preserving the future!

Mr. Rhythm and Soul
El Paso, Texas
October 2020