Virtue Studios

Virtue Studios

Profile:
A mastering facility and recording studio founded during March of 1963 by Frank Virtue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

It can be identified on vinyl format releases by "VIRTUE" or "VIRTUE STUDIOS" hand-etched in the runout grooves.

For the label, please see Virtue.

Name Variations:
"Frank Virtue Studios"
"Virtue Sound Studios"
"Virtue Recording Studio"
"Virtue Recording Studios"
Contact Info:
Virtue Recording Studio
1618 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19121
USA (Contact info now obsolete)
[l368463]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
001 The Donnels Here Comes The Bride / Johnny Oh(7") Alpha Records (11) 001 US 1964 Sell This Version
01 The Daniels (I Lost My Love In The) Big City / Finally(7", Single) Lantam 01 US 1965 Sell This Version
7N 25281 Nella Dodds Come See About Me(7", Single, Promo) Pye International 7N 25281 UK 1964 Sell This Version
27 Visions (15) All I Need Is Your Love(7") Virtue Studios 27 US Unknown Sell This Version
#59 Direct Current Everybody Here Must Party #59 US 1979 Sell This Version
60-1 Jean Wells I Just Can't Stop Dancing (Remixed)(12", Promo) TEC Records 60-1 US 1979 Sell This Version
100 Rockie Brown Without A Warning(7", Single) Penntowne 100 US 1965 Sell This Version
101 Panic Button* Hitch It To The Mule(7") Chalom Records 101 US 1969 Sell This Version
102 The Uptowns Lion Back(7") Shangri-La (3) 102 US Unknown Sell This Version
104 Sam Sweetsinger Bell* Without The Rain(LP) Lord & Bell Records, Lord & Bell Records 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
105 Barbara Mason Yes, I'm Ready / Keep Him (Single) 105 US 1965 Sell This Version
106 The Volcanos (2) Storm Warning / Baby (Single) 106 US 1965 Sell This Version
109 Herb Johnson Gloomy Day(7", S/Sided, Single, Promo) ARCTIC 109 US 1965 Sell This Version
121 Jack & Jill (3) Take Me For What I Am(7", S/Sided, Promo) Arctic 121 US 1966 Sell This Version
#124 Bobby Saver I Love You Still / I Was The One(7", Single) Arzee #124 US 1976 Sell This Version
125 The Volcanos (2) A Lady's Man(7", S/Sided, Promo) ARCTIC 125 US 1966 Sell This Version
126 Barbara Mason Poor Girl In Trouble / Hello Baby (Single) 126 US 1966 Sell This Version
128 The Volcanos (2) You're Number 1 (Single) 128 US 1966 Sell This Version
137 Barbara Mason Oh, How It Hurts / Ain't Got Nobody (Single) 137 US 1967 Sell This Version
153 The Ambassadors I Dig You Baby / Storm Warning (Single) 153 US 1969 Sell This Version
155 Della Humphrey (Girls Have Feelings) Just Like The Boys Do(7", Single, Promo) Arctic 155 US 1969 Sell This Version
167 Nella Dodds Come See About Me(7", Single) Wand 167 US 1964 Sell This Version
171 Nella Dodds Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers (Single) 171 US 1964 Sell This Version
187 Nella Dodds Come Back Baby (Single) 187 US 1965 Sell This Version
200 The Rotations (2) (Put A Dime On) D-9(7", Single) Frantic (3) 200 US 1965 Sell This Version
202 The Rotations (2) Heartaches(7", Single, Promo) Frantic (3) 202 US 1967 Sell This Version
313 Cliff Nobles Love Is All Right (Single) 313 US 1968 Sell This Version
315 The Fantastic Johnny C Hitch It To The Horse (Single) 315 US 1968 Sell This Version
318 Cliff Nobles / Cliff Nobles & Co.* Cliff Nobles / Cliff Nobles & Co.* - Judge Baby, I'm Back / Horse Fever(7", Single) Phil L.A. Of Soul 318 US 1968 Sell This Version
320 The Fantastic Johnny C (She's) Some Kind Of Wonderful(7") Phil L.A. Of Soul 320 US 1967 Sell This Version
324 Cliff Nobles & Co.* / Cliff Nobles Cliff Nobles & Co.* / Cliff Nobles - Switch It On / Burning Desire 324 US 1969 Sell This Version
329 Cliff Nobles & Co.* Gettin' Away / The Camel(7", Single) Phil L.A. Of Soul 329 US 1969 Sell This Version
349 The People's Choice* I Likes To Do It / Big Ladies Man 349 US 1971 Sell This Version
352 The People's Choice* The Wootie-T-Woo / Cause That's The Way I Know 352 US 1972 Sell This Version
358 The People's Choice* Let Me Do My Thing / On A Cloudy Day (Single) 358 US 1972 Sell This Version
601 King James & Mel You Better Move On 601 US Unknown Sell This Version
7-59 Direct Current Everybody Here Must Party(7") TEC Records 7-59 US 1979 Sell This Version
1001 Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow D Minor Vamp(7") D.T.D. Records 1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
1005 The Yancey Brothers Moving Up Zion Hill(LP, Album) Chavis 1005 US Unknown Sell This Version
1021 J.D. And The Impressions* Marsh Mello(7", Single) Star Satelite Records 1021 US 1963 Sell This Version
1030 Down Beats (2) Bony Maronie(7", W/Lbl) Down Beat Records (3) 1030 US Unknown Sell This Version
1071 Yvonne Baker & The Sensations (2) Yvonne Baker & The Sensations (2) - I Can't Change / Mend The Torn Pieces(7", RE) Junior Records (2) 1071 US 1967 Sell This Version
1312 Combo Kings* Do The Slow Fizz / Batman A Go Go(7", Single, Promo) Jamie 1312 US 1966 Sell This Version
1408 The Fabulous Performers Oh How You Hurt Me / Think About It(7", Single) Blackjack Records (6) 1408 US Unknown Sell This Version
1780 Les' Chansonettes* I Almost Left You(7") Mon'ca Records, Inc. 1780 US 1970 Sell This Version
1830 The Commotions Dancing In The Street(12") Lawton Records 1830 US Unknown Sell This Version
1967-1 The Traditions Oh My Love / Girls(7") Barclay (3), Barclay (3) 1967-1 US 1967 Sell This Version
3801 Bob Macdonald (5) & RD1 Bob Macdonald (5) & RD1 - Holdin' You(7") RD1 Records, RD1 Records 3801 US 1978 Sell This Version
4267 The 3° Degrees* Are You Satis-fied(7") SWAN 4267 US 1966 Sell This Version
4483 The Original Juniors Sit On It Live(LP) Virtue Studios 4483 USA & Canada 1983 Sell This Version
6132 Charles Hicks And His Orch.* Chicago Oberek / Admiral Polka(7", Single) Goodwill Records (2) 6132 US Unknown Sell This Version
6136 Charlie Hicks Orch.* Small Fry Polka(7") Goodwill Records (2) 6136 US Unknown Sell This Version
10113 Trinidad Steel Drummers Trinidad Steel Drummers(LP, Album) Cherry Records (8) 10113 US Unknown Sell This Version
11261 Eddie Holman Since I Don't Have You(7", Single) ABC Records 11261 US 1970 Sell This Version
11265 Eddie Holman I'll Be There / Cause You're Mine Little Girl(7", Promo) ABC Records 11265 US 1970 Sell This Version
19677T The Traditions Something Gone Wrong / My Life With You(7", Mono) Barclay (3), Barclay (3) 19677T US 1967 Sell This Version
51076-D-P Alfie And The Explosions* Disco Explosion(7") R&G Records 51076-D-P US 1976 Sell This Version
53082 Paul Christopher Moschette With Wave (25) Paul Christopher Moschette With Wave (25) - The Way To Cape May(7") In Action Records 53082 US 1982 Sell This Version
61874-1 Gospel Soulettes Of Philadelphia Somebody Touched Me(LP, Album) Virtue Studios 61874-1 US Unknown Sell This Version
102285 Various Black History Through Rap(LP, Comp) McDonald's, WDAS 102285 US 1985 Sell This Version
45-2570 Tony Avon & The Belairs* Stone Soul Candidate / Catch A Fox(7", Single, Promo) Atlantic 45-2570 US 1968 Sell This Version
45-6367 Marva Lee If You Can't Be True(7", Promo, Single) ATCO Records 45-6367 US 1965 Sell This Version
45-11240 Eddie Holman Hey There Lonely Girl (Single) 45-11240 US 1969 Sell This Version
942 314 742-2 Philly Devotions We're Gonna Make It (The Complete Recordings)(CD, Comp) Essential Media Group 942 314 742-2 US 2011 Sell This Version
A-42269 Freedom Now Brothers Sissy Walk / It's Our Thing(7") All Brothers A-42269 US 1969 Sell This Version
A-82582 Mighty Aires God's Truth Marches On / He Promised To Meet Me There(7") Aires (2) A-82582 US 1982 Sell This Version
ABCS-701 Eddie Holman I Love You (Album) ABCS-701 US 1969 Sell This Version
AIF-11988 Freddy "L" And The Mob Listen To Us Bass(12") AIF AIF-11988 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-LPM 1000 Barbara Mason Yes, I'm Ready (Album) A-LPM 1000 US 1965 Sell This Version
AM 17030 People's Choice Wootie-T-Woo (7", Single) America Records, America Records AM 17030 France 1970 Sell This Version
AR-1001 Tecumsay Roberts Getting It On...(LP, Album) Apel Records AR-1001 Liberia Unknown Sell This Version
AT-777 D.J. Elliot Ness And The Untouchables (3) D.J. Elliot Ness And The Untouchables (3) - Little Cezar(12") Atlantis Records (2) AT-777 US 1987 Sell This Version
B 1001 Little Joe Cook & The Thrillers* Mother's Crying Again(7") Beantown International Records B 1001 US 1980 Sell This Version
B-1001 The Tradewinds (3) Jump / Tea Room(7") Brandywine, Brandywine B-1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
BB-4011 Frantic Freddy* It Hurts / Hold On, I'm Coming(7") BB Records (10) BB-4011 US Unknown Sell This Version
BB-4012 The Soul Set (2) Mickey's Funky Monkey / Flunky - Flunky(7") BB Records (10) BB-4012 US Unknown Sell This Version
BM-1375 Bobby Mercer Road Show* Show Time(LP) Virtue Studios BM-1375 US Unknown Sell This Version
BMRS-5176 The Bobby Mercer Road Show The Big Sound Of The BMRS (Album) BMRS-5176 US Unknown Sell This Version
C-102 Panic Buttons O-Wow(7", Single) Chalom Records C-102 US 1969 Sell This Version
C-111 Barbara Mason Trouble Child / Dedicated To You (Single) C-111 US 1964 Sell This Version
C-5379 Charles Jeffrey And The Duggins Sisters Charles Jeffrey And The Duggins Sisters - My Body / I'm Determined To Go Through(7") Crustacean Records (3) C-5379 US 1979 Sell This Version
C-7692 Slinnky Plump Rump(12") Cornbread Records C-7692 US 1992 Sell This Version
CC 119 Michael Washington (The Young Root)* Stay Mine(7") Capcity Record Corporation CC 119 US 1971 Sell This Version
CC-701 Fred Milander I Want Your Loving / Some Day(7") Center City Records (2) CC-701 US 1966 Sell This Version
C&C-7688 Cradle & Crime So So Good / Can You Dig It(12") Janice Records C&C-7688 US 1988 Sell This Version
cg-100 Charlie Gracie Charlie Gracie Presents A Tribute To His Contemporaries From The Fabulous 50s(LP) Trans Lux Records, Trans Lux Records cg-100 US 1985 Sell This Version
CJ-22791 King John And The Queens Untitled(12") Joy It Is Records CJ-22791 US 1991 Sell This Version
CM101 Chester Crusade For Christ* Catch On Fire(LP) Crusade Records "85", Crusade Records "85" CM101 US 1986 Sell This Version
CP 101 Various Connecticut's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Co-Op Records CP 101 US Unknown Sell This Version
CQ-1003A-45 Sonic (32) It's Almost Christmas / Pretty Paper(7") CQ Records (2), CQ Records (2) CQ-1003A-45 US 1977 Sell This Version
CQ-1003A-LP Sonic (32) It's Almost Christmas(12", Single) CQ Records (2), CQ Records (2) CQ-1003A-LP US 1977 Sell This Version
CR-41492 Na-Gosi Say No To Drugs & Hold On To Your Mind(12") Crazy Records CR-41492 US 1992 Sell This Version
CRG-111 Barbara Mason Trouble Child(7", Single) Charger Records (2) CRG-111 US 1965 Sell This Version
CRS-03 The Silhouettes Workin' Hard!(LP) C.R.S., C.R.S., C.R.S., C.R.S., C.R.S., C.R.S. CRS-03 US 1983 Sell This Version
CSR-905 Boo-Boo "B" (6 Year Old Wonder)* / Troy The Wonder Boy & Electric One Thousand Boo-Boo "B" (6 Year Old Wonder)* / Troy The Wonder Boy & Electric One Thousand - Boo-Boo's Break / Jump(12") Cobbler Records CSR-905 US 1985 Sell This Version
CU-20001 Malaku Daku Love Drums From The Ghetto(LP) Chaka Unlimited CU-20001 US Unknown Sell This Version
D - 9987 Twin "B" Grim Reaper(12") D - Best Inc. D - 9987 US 1987 Sell This Version
D-61787 Joe Valino Joe Valino Sings From Atlantic City To MacArthur Park(LP, Album) Debut Records (8) D-61787 US Unknown Sell This Version
D102385 Decontrol (4) Born To Be Wild(7") Decontrol Enterprises D102385 US 1986 Sell This Version
DB-5001 The Agency (10) Your Smile(12") Dabeau Records DB-5001 US 1988 Sell This Version