Roy Brown ‎– Laughing But Crying

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Route 66 ‎– KIX-2
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A1 Roy Brown Boogie
Tenor Saxophone – Leroy "Batman" Rankins*Trumpet, Trombone, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums – Unknown Artist
A2 Special Lesson No. 1
Bass – Percy GabrielGuitar – Bill Jones (3)Piano – Walter Daniels (3)
A3 Rainy Weather Blues
Tenor Saxophone – Leroy "Batman" Rankins*Trumpet, Trombone, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums – Unknown Artist
A4 End Of My Journey
Bass – Tommy ShelvinDrums – Frank Parker (4)Guitar – Louis Sargent*Piano – Edward SantineoTenor Saxophone – Johnny FontenetteTrumpet – Teddy Riley (2)
A5 New Rebecca
Baritone Saxophone – Harry Porter (2)Bass – Ike Isaacs (2)Drums – Calvin ShieldsGuitar – Willie GaddyPiano – Buddy Griffin (4)Tenor Saxophone – Johnny FontenetteTrombone – Jimmy Griffin (7)Trumpet – Wilbur Harden
A6 Double Crossing Woman
Baritone Saxophone – Leroy RankinsBass – Ike Isaacs (2)Drums – George JenkinsGuitar – Edgar BlanchardPiano – Edward SantineoTenor Saxophone – Johnny FontenetteTrumpet – Wilbur Harden
A7 A Fool In Love
Bass – Lloyd LambertDrums – Robert Sims*Guitar – Bill JenningsPiano – Jimmy Harris (5)Tenor Saxophone – Jim Wynn, Sam Parker*Trumpet – Joe Bridgewater
A8 Butcher Pete, Pt 1
Baritone Saxophone – Leroy RankinsBass – Tommy ShelvinDrums – Frank Parker (4)Guitar – Louis Sargent*Piano – Edward SantineoTenor Saxophone – Johnny FontenetteTrumpet – Teddy Riley (2)
B1 Letter From Home
Bass – Tommy ShelvinDrums – Ray Miller (7)Guitar – Jimmy Davis (11)Piano – Jimmy Williams*
B2 Laughing But Crying
Bass – Lloyd LambertDrums – Robert Sims*Guitar – Bill JenningsPiano – Jimmy Harris (5)Tenor Saxophone – Jim Wynn, Sam Parker*Trumpet – Joe Bridgewater
B3 Hurry Hurry Baby
Baritone Saxophone – Frank Campbell (10)Bass – Tommy ShelvinDrums – Ray Miller (7)Guitar – Jimmy Davis (11)Piano – Jimmy Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Sam Parker*, Victor Thomas (6)Trumpet – Ray Miller (7)
B4 Money Can't Buy Love
Baritone Saxophone – Frank Campbell (10)Bass – Tommy ShelvinDrums – Ray Miller (7)Guitar – Jimmy Davis (11)Piano – Jimmy Williams*Tenor Saxophone – Sam Parker*, Victor Thomas (6)Trumpet – Ray Miller (7)
B5 Lonesome Lover
Baritone Saxophone – Alexander NelsonBass – Peter "Chuck" Badie*Drums – Wilbert SmithPiano – Charlie NelsonTenor Saxophone – Johnny FontenetteTrumpet – Teddy Riley (2)
B6 Everything's Alright
Bass – Clarence Jones (2)Drums – Albert "June" GardnerGuitar – Jimmy Davis (11)Piano – James Harris*Tenor Saxophone – Sammy Parker*, Victor Thomas (6)Trumpet – Joe Bridgewater
B7 Up Jumped The Devil
Bass – Leonard JeffersonDrums – Albert "June" GardnerGuitar – Jimmy Davis (11)Piano – James Harris*Tenor Saxophone – Sammy Parker*, Victor Thomas (6)Trumpet – Teddy Riley (2)
B8 School Bell Rock
Bass – Ed Conley*Drums – McRudyGuitar – Fred Jordan, Johnny FairePiano – Jon Thomas (3)Tenor Saxophone – Johnny Griffin, Roy FelderVocals [2nd Vocal] – Johnny Otis

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Recording Info :
Track A1 : New Orleans, 1948
Track A2 : New Orleans, 1947
Track A3 : New Orleans, 1948
Track A4 : Dallas, Sept. 29, 1949
Track A5 : Cincinnati, Apr. 19, 1950
Track A6 : Cincinnati, June 23, 1950
Track A7 : Los Angeles, June 16, 1953
Track A8 : Cincinnati, Nov. 2, 1949
Track B1 : New Orleans, Dec. 19, 1952
Track B2 : Los Angeles, June 16, 1953
Track B3 : New Orleans, Dec. 18, 1952
Track B4 : New Orleans, Dec. 18, 1952
Track B5 : Cincinnati, Sept. 24, 1951
Track B6 : Miami, Dec. 13, 1953
Track B7 : Cincinnati, April 2, 1954
Track B8 : Cincinnati, May 7, 1959

Release includes printed inner sleeve with lyrics.
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Legendary Recordings 1947-1959.
Mastering: EMI Studio, Sweden

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: ncb
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout stamped): KIX 2 A H
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout stamped): KIX 2 B 2 H

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RBD 2 Roy Brown Laughing But Crying(CD, Comp, Mono, RE) RBD RBD 2 UK 1986 Sell This Version
KIX-2 Roy Brown Laughing But Crying(LP, Comp, Mono) Route 66 KIX-2 Sweden 1977 Sell This Version

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