Starday Records

Starday Records

Profile:
Starday Records was started in Beaumont, Texas in 1952 by Pappy Daily and Jack Starnes, Jr. The "Starday" name is a combination of Starnes' and Daily's names. The label recorded country & western, Cajun and sacred music.

Short history
1952 - Starday Records founded
1953 - Don Pierce (2) became the president of the label
1954 - Grand Ole Opry's New Star" by George Jones (2) released
1954 - Hollywood Records (2) label - owned by Don Pierce (2), consolidated
1955 - Pierce and Daily purchase Starnes' share of the label
1957 - In Dec. the headquater moved to Madison, TN. - the distributor Starday International Sales, Inc. appeared
1958 - Pierce buys Daily's share of the label, Daily leaves the label
1964 - Nashville subsidiary started
1968 - Starday purchased King Records (3)
1969/1970 - name of the company changed to Starday-King Records, Inc.
1971 - Starday-King sold to Lin Broadcasting
July 1971 - Lin sold the Starday-King labels to Tennessee Recording and Publishing
1975 - labels sold to GML, Inc., Starday moved under Gusto Records, Inc.

Other companies associated to the label are:
Starday Recording And Publishing Co., Inc.
Starday Sound Studios
Sublabels
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
Gusto-Starday Records
1900 Elm Hill Pike
Nashville, TN 37210
USA

End of 1957 the label moved to
Box 115
Madison, TN
USA (Contact info now obsolete)

Until late 1957:
Starday Records
Box 1689,
Beaumont, TX
USA (Contact info now obsolete)
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
45-S-241 Rudy "Tutti" Grayzell Duck Tail / You're Gone(7", Single, RE) Starday Records 45-S-241 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-SEP-139 Wayne Raney & Raney Family Wayne Raney & Raney Family - Over The Rolling Sea (EP) 45-SEP-139 US Unknown Sell This Version
101 Mary Jo Chelette Cat Fishing / Gee, It's Tough To Be Thirteen(7", Single) Starday Records 101 US 1953 Sell This Version
102 Blackie Crawford / The Western Cherokees Blackie Crawford / The Western Cherokees - Mariuch (Mottie-Ooch) / Cherokee Steel Guitar(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 102 US 1953 Sell This Version
103 Bob Heppler I Don't Like It / If You Don't Mind(7", Single) Starday Records 103 US 1953 Sell This Version
104 Arlie Duff You All Come / Poor Ole Teacher(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 104 US 1953 Sell This Version
109 Patsy Elshire Two Can Play The Game(7", Single, Mono) Starday Records 109 US Unknown Sell This Version
110 Bill Potter (3) I Lost My Gal / Nobody Knows(Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 110 US 1953 Sell This Version
112 Mary Jo Chelette And The Western Cherokees Mary Jo Chelette And The Western Cherokees - You Can Be The One / Son Of Mexican Joe(7", Single) Starday Records 112 US 1953 Sell This Version
115 Patsy Elshire You Can't Play In My Playhouse / Pieces Of A Heart(7", Single) Starday Records 115 US 1953 Sell This Version
117 Jack Rhodes Gypsy Heart 117 US 1953 Sell This Version
118 Sonny Burns Too Hot To Handle (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 118 US 1953 Sell This Version
124 Fred Crawford Empty Feeling In My Heart(Shellac, 10", Mono) Starday Records 124 US 1953 Sell This Version
125 Jimmie Walton High As A Georgia Pine(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 125 US 1954 Sell This Version
132 Arlie Duff With The Western Cherokees Arlie Duff With The Western Cherokees - Let Me Be Your Salty Dog ~ Back To The Country(10", Single) Starday Records 132 US Unknown Sell This Version
137 Les Chambers And His Mountaineers Too Much Pride(Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 137 US Unknown Sell This Version
144 The Phipps Family Little Poplar Log House(7", EP) Starday Records 144 US Unknown Sell This Version
144 Jimmie Walton I'll Live That Name (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 144 US 1954 Sell This Version
145 Fred Crawford First On You List(Shellac, 10", Mono) Starday Records 145 US 1954 Sell This Version
146 George Jones (2) Play It Cool Man - Play It Cool(Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 146 US 1954 Sell This Version
152 Sonny Burns Waltzing With Sin / Another Woman Looking For A Man(Shellac, 10", Single, Mono) Starday Records 152 US 1954 Sell This Version
159 Eddie Noack Take It Away Lucky / Don't Trade (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 159 US 1954 Sell This Version
159 The Phipps Family Wreck On The L & N Railroad(7", EP) Starday Records 159 US Unknown Sell This Version
161 Chuck Mayfield Lucky Me(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 161 US 1954 Sell This Version
162 George Jones (2) Let Him Know / You All Goodnight(Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 162 US 1954 Sell This Version
163 Eddie Eddings Smoochin' / Yearning (To Kiss You)(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 163 US 1954 Sell This Version
169 Eddie Noack Left Over Lovin' / I'll Be So Good To You(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 169 US 1955 Sell This Version
179 Sonny Fisher Rockin' Daddy / Hold Me Baby (Single) 179 US 1955 Sell This Version
189 Sonny Burns You'll Look A Long Time .(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 189 US 1955 Sell This Version
202 George Jones (2) Why Baby Why / Seasons Of My Heart (Single) 202 US 1955 Sell This Version
205 Jack Derrick (2) Rainbow Of Love / Waitin' And Watchin'(7") Starday Records 205 US 1955 Sell This Version
208 Leon Payne I Die Ten Thousand Times A Day / We're On The Main Line(7", Single) Starday Records 208 US 1955 Sell This Version
209 Sonny Burns A Real Cool Cat(7", Single) Starday Records 209 US 1955 Sell This Version
211 Chuck Mayfield Hog Sloppin' Time / Are You Trying To Tell Me Goodbye(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 211 US 1955 Sell This Version
216 George Jones (2) Still Hurtin'(7") Starday Records 216 US Unknown Sell This Version
225 Eddie Noack When The Bright Lights Grow Dim / It Ain't Much But It's Home(7", Single) Starday Records 225 US 1956 Sell This Version
234 George Jones (2) I'm Ragged But I'm Right / Your Heart(7", Single) Starday Records 234 US 1956 Sell This Version
237 Neal Merritt You Had To Do Me Wrong(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 237 US 1956 Sell This Version
240 Thumper Jones* Rock It / How Come It (Single) 240 US 1956 Sell This Version
240 Thumper Jones* Rock It / How Come It(7", Single, RP, Unofficial) Starday Records 240 UK 2011 Sell This Version
241 Rudy "Tutti" Grayzell Duck Tail / You're Gone (Single) 241 US 1956 Sell This Version
243 Fred Crawford Rock Candy Rock / Secret Of My Heart(7", Single) Starday Records 243 US 1956 Sell This Version
244 Sonny Fisher Pink And Black 244 US 1974 Sell This Version
247 George Jones (2) You Gotta Be My Baby / It's OK 247 US 1956 Sell This Version
253 Rocky Bill Ford Have You Seen Mabel / Mad Dog In Town (Single) 253 US 1956 Sell This Version
258 Various Untitled(7", EP, Promo, Red) Starday Records, Starday Records 258 US 1956 Sell This Version
264 George Jones (2) Just One More (Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 264 US 1956 Sell This Version
279 Jeanette Hicks Yearning(7", Single) Starday Records, Starday Records 279 US 1957 Sell This Version
292 Sleepy La Beef I Ain't Gonna Take It(7", Single) Starday Records 292 Unknown Sell This Version
294 Eddie Skelton Let Me Be With You Forever / My Heart Gets Lonely(7") Starday Records, Starday Records 294 US 1957 Sell This Version
301 Utah Carl Sometime / Lovin' You(7", Single) Starday Records 301 US 1957 Sell This Version
346 Herb Remington, Dobber Johnson, Dorothy Blakley, Tommy Jackson (2), The Country Gentlemen, Roy Russell (2) Herb Remington, Dobber Johnson, Dorothy Blakley, Tommy Jackson (2), The Country Gentlemen, Roy Russell (2) - Fiddlin' Joe / Banjo in the Backwoods / Fiddle on the Hill / Station Break / Pickin' Cotton / Ragtime Piano Polka(7", EP) Starday Records 346 US 1958 Sell This Version
346 Herb Remington, Dobber Johnson, Dorothy Blakley, Tommy Jackson (2), The Country Gentlemen, Roy Russell (2) Herb Remington, Dobber Johnson, Dorothy Blakley, Tommy Jackson (2), The Country Gentlemen, Roy Russell (2) - Fiddlin' Joe / Banjo in the Backwoods / Fiddle on the Hill / Station Break / Pickin' Cotton / Ragtime Piano Polka(7", EP, Promo, Red) Starday Records 346 US 1958 Sell This Version
414 Jim Eanes With The Shenandoah Valley Boys Jim Eanes With The Shenandoah Valley Boys - It Won't Seem Like Christmas(7") Starday Records 414 US Unknown Sell This Version
506 The Stanley Brothers Rank Stranger / Gathering Flowers For The Master's Bouquet(7", Single) Starday Records 506 US 1960 Sell This Version
520 Howard Bramlett Let's Take Our Children To Church / City On The Hill(7", Single) Starday Records 520 US 1955 Sell This Version
522 The Stanley Brothers Little Maggie(7") Starday Records 522 Unknown Sell This Version
529 The Stanley Brothers Rank Strangers / Jacob's Vision(7", Single, RE) Starday Records 529 US Unknown Sell This Version
567 Red Sovine Color Of The Blues(7", Single) Starday Records 567 US Unknown Sell This Version
573 Cowboy Copas Sal(7") Starday Records 573 US 1961 Sell This Version
577 Luke Gordon And His Lonesome Driffters Is It Wrong / What Can You Do?(7", Single) Starday Records 577 US Unknown Sell This Version
577 Frankie Miller (2) The Picture At St. Helene / Gotta Win My Baby Back Again(7", Single) Starday Records 577 US Unknown Sell This Version
581 Hardrock Gunter And Buddy Durham Hardrock Gunter And Buddy Durham - Hillbilly Twist / As Long As You're Happy(7") Starday Records 581 US 1962 Sell This Version
582 Justin Tubb Walking The Floor Over You(7") Starday Records 582 US Unknown Sell This Version
585 Cowboy Copas Seven Seas From You(7", Single) Starday Records 585 US 1962 Sell This Version
590 Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith* Foolish Questions - Silly Answers(7") Starday Records 590 US 1962 Sell This Version
592 The Willis Brothers Sally's Bangs(7") Starday Records 592 US Unknown Sell This Version
593 Hylo Brown Take A Look(7", Single) Starday Records 593 US 1962 Sell This Version
597 The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers Little Glass Of Wine / Mountain Flower(7") Starday Records 597 US 1964 Sell This Version
602 Bashful Brother Oswald Black Smoke (7", Single) Starday Records 602 US Unknown Sell This Version
605 Melvin Morris Spending Nights In Nashville(7", Single) Starday Records 605 US 1962 Sell This Version
607 Tom O'Neal Sleeper Cab Blues/Too Many Tickets(7", Single, Mono) Starday Records 607 US 1962 Sell This Version
608 Bill Clifton And The Dixie Mountain Boys* There's A Star Spangled Banner Waving Somewhere(7", Single, Mono) Starday Records 608 US 1962 Sell This Version
609 Buddy Shaw Just Like A Fool / I Belong To You(7") Starday Records 609 US 1957 Sell This Version
610 Paul Wayne (3) Turned Her Back(7", Single) Starday Records 610 US Unknown Sell This Version
612 Cowboy Copas Family Reunion / Smoke On The Water(7", Single) Starday Records 612 US 1962 Sell This Version
614 The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers Coal Dust Blues / Hello Mr. Banjo(7", Single) Starday Records 614 US 1963 Sell This Version
615 Arthur Smith (2) Hospitality Blues(7") Starday Records 615 US Unknown Sell This Version
616 Red Sovine Sittin' And Thinkin'(7", Single) Starday Records 616 US Unknown Sell This Version
618 Johnny Bond Don't Mention Her Name(7") Starday Records 618 US 1963 Sell This Version
618 Buddy Shaw No More / The Breath Of Life To Me(7") Starday Records 618 US 1957 Sell This Version
620 Leon Payne Joe Lopez / You Stood Me Up This Morning ('Cause I Let You Down Last Night)(7") Starday Records 620 US 1963 Sell This Version
621 Cowboy Copas The Gypsy Girl / Goodbye Kisses(7", Single) Starday Records 621 US 1963 Sell This Version
622 Hylo Brown Seasons Of My Heart (Single) 622 US 1963 Sell This Version
623 Benny Martin Rosebuds And You / Sinful Cinderella(7") Starday Records 623 US Unknown Sell This Version
624 Archie Campbell My Baby's Home(7", Promo) Starday Records 624 US 1963 Sell This Version
625 The Willis Brothers Pvt. Lee(7") Starday Records 625 US 1963 Sell This Version
626 Curly Fox / Texas Ruby Curly Fox / Texas Ruby - The Old Grey Fox / Shanty Street(7", Promo) Starday Records 626 US Unknown Sell This Version
629 Tom O'Neal Blue Endless Highway(7") Starday Records 629 US 1963 Sell This Version
630 Bobby Sykes A Place For Girls Like You / Run, Johnny Run(7") Starday Records 630 US Unknown Sell This Version
632 Red Sovine Waltzing With Sin(7", Single) Starday Records 632 US 1963 Sell This Version
633 Paul Wayne (3) I´ve Lost My Biggest Race(7", Single) Starday Records 633 US 1963 Sell This Version
634 Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith* Master Of The Game (Duffer's Dream) / Travelin' Blues 634 US 1964 Sell This Version
634-S-8970 Red Sovine Money, Marbles, and Chalk / I Know You're Married But I Still Love You(7", Single, Mono) Starday Records 634-S-8970 US Unknown Sell This Version
634-S-SLP-452 Various Country Music Laugh-Out Featuring Stars And Guests Of Hee-Haw(12") Starday Records 634-S-SLP-452 US 1969 Sell This Version
639 Gene Martin, June Stearns Gene Martin, June Stearns - Three Sides To The Story(7", Single) Starday Records 639 US Unknown Sell This Version
640 Glenda Raye Don't Be Surprised(7", Single) Starday Records 640 US 1963 Sell This Version
641 Cowboy Copas Louisian / Break Away, Break Away(7", Single) Starday Records 641 US 1963 Sell This Version
642 Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith* Tie My Hunting Dog Down, Jed / Guitar Hop(7") Starday Records 642 US 1963 Sell This Version
649 Johnny Bond Three Sheets In The Wind / Let The Tears Begin(7") Starday Records 649 US 1963 Sell This Version