Gator Creek ‎– Gator Creek

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Mercury ‎– SR-61311
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A1 Don't Try To Lay No Boogie Woogie On The King Of Rock And Roll
Written-By – J. Thomas*
2:33
A2 Danny's Song
Written-By – K. Loggins*
3:25
A3 These Days
Written-By – J. Browne*
2:28
A4 Dirty Boogie
Written-By – D. Barton*
3:23
A5 Betty Jean's Mamma
Written-By – D. Barton*
4:18
B1 Holy Moly Rolly Polly
Written-By – Buzz Clifford
2:48
B2 Long-Tail Cat
Written-By – K. Loggins*
3:50
B3 Mud Island
Written-By – D. Weiss*, M. Unobsky*
2:50
B4 Take A Look
Written-By – D. Barton*
3:40
B5 Home
Written-By – D. Barton*
6:00

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Notes

Thanks to Melba for vocals on "Mud Island" and "Home" and to the Yazoo City Heavenly Gates Baptist Choir for their inspired rendition of "Home".

Cover photo thanks to "Puddin" and "Fella" Barton.

This record was specially made to be played loud.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Etched): 2 - A-SR 613・II-II-I-I P.R.
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Etched): 1 - B-SR 613・II-I-II-I P.R.

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
sr 61311 Gator Creek Gator Creek(LP, Album) Mercury sr 61311 Canada 1970 Sell This Version
SR-61311 Gator Creek Gator Creek(LP, Album, Promo) Mercury SR-61311 US 1970 Sell This Version
6338 035 Gator Creek Gator Creek(LP, Album) Mercury 6338 035 UK 1970 Sell This Version
6338 035 Gator Creek Gator Creek(LP, Album) Mercury 6338 035 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
6338 035 Gator Creek Gator Creek(LP, Album) Mercury 6338 035 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version

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sounddude

sounddude

October 17, 2014

In an interview, Mike Deasy stated that the original name of the band was the "Gator Creek Swamp Band" but was shortened for the recording. They also didn't want to give potential buyers the impression that the music was hillbilly music.