Amherst Records

Amherst Records

Profile:
One of the oldest independent record labels in the United States. Formed in the late 1950's by Leonard Silver, Amherst Records has issued releases by a variety of artists such as Spyro Gyra, Glenn Medeiros, Doc Severinsen, and The Tonight Show Band, Jackie DeShannon, David LaFlamme, and Solomon Burke. In 1984, Amherst Records acquired all the master recordings of the AVCO Embassy and H & L Records labels, which included those of The Stylistics, Van McCoy, The Chambers Brothers, and The Softones.

For the label's New York operating company, please see Amherst Records, Inc..
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
Since 2017:
Amherst Records, Inc.
5221 Main St – Suite 2,
Williamsville, NY 14221
USA
(716) 883-9520
info@amherstrecords.com

Previously:
335 Harlem Rd.
Buffalo, NY 14224
USA
Sites:
[l12204]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
Access All Areas  album cover Spyro Gyra Access All Areas(CD, Album) MCA Records, Amherst Records US 1984 Sell This Version
7PP-238 Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You(7", Single) Mercury 7PP-238 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
32XD-420 Freetime  album cover Spyro Gyra Freetime(CD, Album, RE) MCA Records 32XD-420 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
32XD-467 Breakout  album cover Spyro Gyra Breakout(CD, Album) MCA Records 32XD-467 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
1067 AMH On This Day / Mama Told Junior  album cover Michael Koren On This Day / Mama Told Junior(7") Amherst Records 1067 AMH US Unknown Sell This Version
1111 Summer Love/It Doesn't Matter  album cover John Culliton Mahoney Summer Love/It Doesn't Matter(7") Amherst Records 1111 US Unknown Sell This Version
1112 Rosie / Raining In My Heart  album cover John Culliton Mahoney Rosie / Raining In My Heart(7") Amherst Records 1112 US Unknown Sell This Version
1113 John Culliton Mahoney Winnipeg Girl / Choo Choo Cha Boogie(7") Amherst Records 1113 US Unknown Sell This Version
1115 Lay Your Head  album cover Key And Cleary Lay Your Head(7") Amherst Records 1115 US 1974 Sell This Version
063 615-2 Cradle 2 The Grave (Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture)  album cover Various Cradle 2 The Grave (Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture)(CD, Comp) Bloodline Records, Def Jam Recordings, Ruff Ryders, Warner Bros. Records 063 615-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
70, 017 Groovin' With Mr. Bloe  album cover Mr. Bloe Groovin' With Mr. Bloe(7", Single, Promo) DJM Records (2) 70, 017 US 1970 Sell This Version
201 405 Morning Dance  album cover Spyro Gyra Morning Dance(LP, Album) MCA Records 201 405 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
201 813 Catching The Sun  album cover Spyro Gyra Catching The Sun (Album) 201 813 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
203 072 Carnaval  album cover Spyro Gyra Carnaval (Album) 203 072 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
203 952 Freetime  album cover Spyro Gyra Freetime (Album) 203 952 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
250419-4 Catching The Sun  album cover Spyro Gyra Catching The Sun(Cass, Album, Cle) MCA Records, MCA Records 250419-4 Europe 1980 Sell This Version
250 420-1 Morning Dance  album cover Spyro Gyra Morning Dance(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records 250 420-1 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
251 215-1 Access All Areas  album cover Spyro Gyra Access All Areas(2xLP, Album, Gat) MCA Records 251 215-1 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
252 270-1 Alternating Currents  album cover Spyro Gyra Alternating Currents(LP, Album) MCA Records 252 270-1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
252 270-2 Alternating Currents  album cover Spyro Gyra Alternating Currents(CD, Album) MCA Records, MCA Records 252 270-2 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
254 115-1 Breakout  album cover Spyro Gyra Breakout(LP, Album) MCA Records 254 115-1 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
254 115-2 Breakout  album cover Spyro Gyra Breakout(CD, Album) MCA Records, MCA Records 254 115-2 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
254 953-1 Stories Without Words  album cover Spyro Gyra Stories Without Words (Album) 254 953-1 Italy 1987 Sell This Version
514 229-2 It's Alright To Love  album cover Glenn Medeiros It's Alright To Love(CD, Album) Mercury, Amherst Records 514 229-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
514 229-4 It's Alright To Love  album cover Glenn Medeiros It's Alright To Love(Cass) Amherst Records, Yonca Plak ve Kaset İMÇ 514 229-4 Germany 1993 Sell This Version
518 718-2 The Glenn Medeiros Christmas Album  album cover Glenn Medeiros The Glenn Medeiros Christmas Album(CD, Album) Amherst Records, Mercury 518 718-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
6.24430 AP Quick Touches  album cover Jackie DeShannon Quick Touches(LP, Album) Line Records, Line Records 6.24430 AP Germany 1980 Sell This Version
662023 The Legendary Paul Butterfield Rides Again  album cover Paul Butterfield The Legendary Paul Butterfield Rides Again(CD, Album) Amherst Records, Fnac Music 662023 France 1992 Sell This Version
662033 Various The Lost Blues Masters Vol 1(CD, Comp) Amherst Records, WMD 662033 France 1992 Sell This Version
821 795-1 Jammin' In Manhattan  album cover Tyzik* Jammin' In Manhattan(12") Polydor 821 795-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
832 367-1 Glenn Medeiros  album cover Glenn Medeiros Glenn Medeiros (Album) 832 367-1 Portugal 1987 Sell This Version
836 591-1 Not Me  album cover Glenn Medeiros Not Me(LP, Album) Mercury 836 591-1 France 1988 Sell This Version
836 591-2 Not Me  album cover Glenn Medeiros Not Me(CD, Album) Amherst Records, Mercury 836 591-2 France 1988 Sell This Version
836 591-4 Not Me  album cover Glenn Medeiros Not Me(Cass, Album) Amherst Records, Mercury 836 591-4 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
838 149-2 Glenn Medeiros Not Me(CD, Album) Amherst Records, Mercury 838 149-2 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
864 658-7 Everybody Needs Somebody To Love  album cover Glenn Medeiros Everybody Needs Somebody To Love(7", Single) Mercury 864 658-7 Netherlands 1993 Sell This Version
864 659-2 Everybody Needs Somebody To Love  album cover Glenn Medeiros Everybody Needs Somebody To Love(CD, Maxi) Amherst Records 864 659-2 Germany 1993 Sell This Version
870 456-1 Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone  album cover Glenn Medeiros Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone(12", Maxi) Mercury 870 456-1 France 1987 Sell This Version
870 583-2 Un Roman D'Amitié (Friend You Give Me A Reason)  album cover Glenn Medeiros En Duo Avec Elsa (2) Glenn Medeiros En Duo Avec Elsa (2) - Un Roman D'Amitié (Friend You Give Me A Reason)(CD, Maxi) Mercury, Phonogram, Amherst Records, Les Editions Productions Georges Mary, BMG Ariola France 870 583-2 France 1988 Sell This Version
870 635-7 Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)  album cover Glenn Medeiros Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)(7", Single) Mercury, Amherst Records 870 635-7 Australasia 1988 Sell This Version
870 646-2 Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)  album cover Glenn Medeiros Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)(CD, Single) London Records, Amherst Records 870 646-2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
878 244-7 All I'm Missing Is You  album cover Glenn Medeiros All I'm Missing Is You(7", Single) Metronome, Amherst Records 878 244-7 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
304.0070 Morning Dance  album cover Spyro Gyra Morning Dance(LP, Album) Infinity Records (2) 304.0070 Brazil 1979 Sell This Version
604.7139 Alternating Currents  album cover Spyro Gyra Alternating Currents(LP, Album) MCA Records, MCA Records 604.7139 Brazil 1985 Sell This Version
836 333.1 Not Me  album cover Glenn Medeiros Not Me(LP) Mercury, Amherst Records, Mercury, Amherst Records, Mercury, Amherst Records 836 333.1 UK & Europe 1988 Sell This Version
836 333.2 Not Me  album cover Glenn Medeiros Not Me(CD, Album) Amherst Records, Mercury 836 333.2 UK & Europe 1988 Sell This Version
07822-13381-2 Things Just Ain't The Same - The Dance Mixes  album cover Deborah Cox Things Just Ain't The Same - The Dance Mixes(CD, Maxi) Arista 07822-13381-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
422-818 035-1 M-1 Omni  album cover Omni (2) Omni (Album) 422-818 035-1 M-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
74321 20257 2 Breakout  album cover Spyro Gyra Breakout(CD, Album, RE) RCA, BMG 74321 20257 2 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
74321 20258 2 Stories Without Words  album cover Spyro Gyra Stories Without Words(CD, Album) Amherst Records 74321 20258 2 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
74321 20262 2 Catching The Sun  album cover Spyro Gyra Catching The Sun (Album) 74321 20262 2 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
74321-59033-2 Ultimate Dance Party 1998  album cover Various Ultimate Dance Party 1998(CD, Comp, P/Mixed) Arista 74321-59033-2 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
88875148912 Deborah Cox Playlist: The Very Best Of Deborah Cox(CD, Comp) Arista, J Records, Legacy, Sony Music Commercial Music Group 88875148912 Mexico 2013 Sell This Version
88883736122 Playlist: The Very Best Of Deborah Cox  album cover Deborah Cox Playlist: The Very Best Of Deborah Cox(CD, Comp) Arista, J Records, Legacy, Sony Music Commercial Music Group 88883736122 US 2013 Sell This Version
A-1002 Big Wheelie Gives You Something Old And Something New  album cover Big Wheelie Big Wheelie Gives You Something Old And Something New(LP) Amherst Records, Amherst Records A-1002 US 1975 Sell This Version
A4-81679 Gloria Loring  album cover Gloria Loring Gloria Loring(Cass, Album, Club, Dol) Atlantic, Atlantic A4-81679 US 1986 Sell This Version
AGEK-2269 Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You(CD, Album, RE) Amherst Records AGEK-2269 Canada 2006 Sell This Version
AH 727 Midnight In Memphis  album cover The Moonlighters Midnight In Memphis(7", Promo) Amherst Records AH 727 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
AH 728 Jackie De Shannon* To Love Somebody (Single) AH 728 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
AH 733 Jackie De Shannon* You're The Only Dancer (Single) AH 733 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
AH 737 Jackie De Shannon* Things We Said Today (Single) AH 737 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
AM-48 The Curly Shuffle  album cover The Stone Country Band The Curly Shuffle(7") Amherst Records AM-48 US 1983 Sell This Version
AM-50 You Are Everything / Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)  album cover The Stylistics You Are Everything / Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)(7") Amherst Records AM-50 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-51 Betcha By Golly, Wow / You're A Big Girl Now  album cover The Stylistics Betcha By Golly, Wow / You're A Big Girl Now(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-51 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-52 I'm Stone In Love With You / People Make The World Go Round  album cover The Stylistics I'm Stone In Love With You / People Make The World Go Round(7") Amherst Records AM-52 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-53 Break Up To Make Up / You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)  album cover The Stylistics Break Up To Make Up / You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-53 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-54 You Make Me Feel Brand New / Rockin' Roll Baby  album cover The Stylistics You Make Me Feel Brand New / Rockin' Roll Baby(7", RE) Amherst Records AM-54 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-55 Heavy Fallin' Out / Can't Help Falling In Love  album cover The Stylistics Heavy Fallin' Out / Can't Help Falling In Love(7", RE) Amherst Records AM-55 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-56 Thank You Baby / Can't Give You Anything (But My Love)   album cover The Stylistics Thank You Baby / Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) (7", Single) Amherst Records AM-56 US 1975 Sell This Version
AM-57 Let's Put It All Together / I Will Always Love You  album cover The Stylistics Let's Put It All Together / I Will Always Love You(7", Single, RE) Amherst Records AM-57 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-57 Let's Put It All Together / I Will Love You Always  album cover The Stylistics Let's Put It All Together / I Will Love You Always(7") Amherst Records AM-57 US Unknown Sell This Version
AM-58 The Hustle / Hey Girl, Come And Get It  album cover Van McCoy The Hustle / Hey Girl, Come And Get It(7") Amherst Records AM-58 US 1975 Sell This Version
AM-201 Dance To The Bop / (She's A) Mean Rebel Rouser  album cover Freddie Cannon* Dance To The Bop / (She's A) Mean Rebel Rouser(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-201 US 1983 Sell This Version
AM-215 Tonight You're Doin' It Right / The Rodeo Song  album cover Sonny Jim & The Stagecoach Riders Tonight You're Doin' It Right / The Rodeo Song(7") Amherst Records AM-215 US 1983 Sell This Version
AM-300 Who's Been Sleeping In My Bed  album cover Melanie (2) Who's Been Sleeping In My Bed(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-300 US 1985 Sell This Version
AM 302 She Will Never Wait Forever  album cover Anthony Watson (2) She Will Never Wait Forever(7", Single) Amherst Records AM 302 US 1985 Sell This Version
AM-304 Every Time We Touch / Solid Love Affair  album cover Anthony Watson (2) Every Time We Touch / Solid Love Affair(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-304 US 1985 Sell This Version
AM-306 Teaser / Chase  album cover Masayoshi Takanaka Teaser / Chase(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-306 US 1985 Sell This Version
AM-306 A DJ Teaser  album cover Masayoshi Takanaka Teaser(7", Single, Promo) Amherst Records AM-306 A DJ US 1985 Sell This Version
AM-307 Nagisa-Moderato / The Line Is Busy  album cover Masayoshi Takanaka Nagisa-Moderato / The Line Is Busy(7", Promo) Amherst Records AM-307 US 1985 Sell This Version
AM-309 Ooh La La  album cover Kenny Hawkins Ooh La La(7") Amherst Records AM-309 US 1986 Sell This Version
AM-310 The Tonight Show Theme (Johnny's Theme)/Skyliner  album cover The Tonight Show Band With Doc Severinsen The Tonight Show Band With Doc Severinsen - The Tonight Show Theme (Johnny's Theme)/Skyliner AM-310 US 1986 Sell This Version
AM-311 Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You (Single) AM-311 US 1986 Sell This Version
AM-311 A DJ Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You(7", Promo) Amherst Records AM-311 A DJ US 1986 Sell This Version
AM 312 Private Conversations  album cover Val Young Private Conversations AM 312 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM-314 Watching Over You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Watching Over You AM-314 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM-315 Anthony Watson (2) Wonderful World (Single) AM-315 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM 316 Don't Make Me Wait  album cover Val Young Don't Make Me Wait(7", Single) Amherst Records AM 316 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM-317 Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone  album cover Glenn Medeiros Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone(7") Amherst Records AM-317 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM 318 Sweet Rachel  album cover Beau Coup Sweet Rachel(7") Amherst Records AM 318 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM 319 A Missing You / Lazy Lover  album cover Anthony Watson (2) Missing You / Lazy Lover(7", Single) Amherst Records AM 319 A US 1988 Sell This Version
AM 319 A DJ Anthony Watson (2) Missing You(7", Single, Promo, W/Lbl) Amherst Records AM 319 A DJ US 1987 Sell This Version
AM 322 Born & Raised On Rock-N-Roll  album cover Beau Coup Born & Raised On Rock-N-Roll(7") Amherst Records AM 322 US 1987 Sell This Version
AM-324 Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)  album cover Glenn Medeiros Long And Lasting Love (Once In A Lifetime)(7") Amherst Records AM-324 US 1988 Sell This Version
AM-326 Never Get Enough Of You  album cover Glenn Medeiros Never Get Enough Of You AM-326 US 1988 Sell This Version
AM-327 Rockin' In My Socks  album cover Freddy Cannon Rockin' In My Socks AM-327 US 1988 Sell This Version
AM-334 Love Talk / You're My Woman, You're My Lady  album cover The Stylistics Love Talk / You're My Woman, You're My Lady(7", Single) Amherst Records AM-334 US 1991 Sell This Version
AM 701 The Ballad Of Evel Knievel  album cover John Culliton Mahoney And Evel Knievel John Culliton Mahoney And Evel Knievel - The Ballad Of Evel Knievel (Single) AM 701 US 1974 Sell This Version
AM 701 The Ballad Of Evel Knievel / Why  album cover John Culliton Mahoney The Ballad Of Evel Knievel / Why(7", Single, Promo) Amherst Records AM 701 US 1974 Sell This Version
AM 702 If I Could Write A Love Song  album cover John Mahoney* If I Could Write A Love Song AM 702 US 1974 Sell This Version