© 1990 Bear Family Records (CD) 500/200rpm BCD 15494 (1-5) mono digital
THE CLASSIC CARL PERKINS

5 compact disc boxed set, LP-sized. An Bear Family Special Products. Yellow label. Have circle of musical notes and staff around the entire label, with excepted of the bar wherein "Memphis, Tennessee" appear. The letters SUN with sun rays pressed in light brown at the top of the label. Bear Family logo left from the center on the disc. On the back cover Bear Family logo at bottom, catalog number in upper right. For the first time, the complete Sun recordings, many of them previously unissued complete with studio chatter, demos, false starts, and home recordings, and as well as his Columbia recordings from 1958-1962, and everything he cut for Decca between 1963 and 1965. Also included in the boxed set, 24-page booklet biography, with liner notes by Bill Millar. The booklet also features rare and previously unpublished photos and a detailed session file information by Colin Escott. 

Produced: Sam Phillips (Sun), Don Law (Columbia),
Owen Bradley (Decca Nashville), Mike Smith (Decca London)
Re-Issue Produced:

Mastered: Bob Jones

3-Track Mix: Mark Wilder (Columbia) and John Strother (Decca)
Liner notes: Colin Escott (Sun), Richard Weize (Columbia and Decca)
Discography: Colin Escott (Sun), Richard Weize (Columbia and Decca)
Handlettering: De Blancoos, Amsterdam
Artwork: Hoffmann Nienburg

Photos and illustrations courtesy of
Colin Escott Martin Hawkins, Diethold Leu, Jo Mangiaracina,
Michael Ochs Archives, Showtime (Toronto) Archives,
Brian L. Smith (1964 Decca Pictures),
Richard Weize, Collection H.P. Zdrenka. 

Special thanks:
Carl Perkins. Tony Byworth and Richard Wootton of Byworth and
Wootton International, Colin Escott, Martin Hawkins,
Bill Millar and Ger J. Rijff

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Disc 1 Contains
Honky Tonk Babe (Gal) 
Movie Magg 
Honky Tonk Gal 
Movie Magg > Flip 501-A <
Turn Around 
Dialogue Bill Cantrell & Carl Perkins
Turn Around > Flip 501-B < 
Let The Jukebox Keep Playing On > SUN 224-A <
What You Doin' When You're Crying
Let The Jukebox Keep Playing On
You Can't Make Love To Somebody 
Gone, Gone, Gone 
Gone, Gone, Gone > SUN 224-B <
Dixie Bop/Perkins Wiggle
Blue Suede Shoes (Take 1) 
Blue Suede Shoes (Take 2) > SUN 234-A < 
Blue Suede Shoes (Take 3)
Honey Don't (Take 1) 
Honey Don't (Take 2) 
Honey Don't (Take 3) > SUN 234-B < 
Tennessee > SUN 235-B < Unissued
Sure To Fall > SUN 235-A < Unissued
All Mama's Children
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby
Boppin' The Blues
Put Your Cat Clothes On
Boppin' The Blues > SUN 243-A < 
Only You
You Can't Make Love To Somebody
Right String, Wrong Yo Yo
Original Sun Recordings

Disc 2 Contains
False Start & All Mama's Children
All Mama's Children > SUN 243-B <
Dixie Fried
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby
Put Your Cat Clothes On
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby
False Start To Dixie Fried
Dixie Fried > SUN 249-B < 
I'm Sorry I'm Not Sorry > SUN 249-A <
That Don't Move Me
Lonely Street
Drink Up And Go Home
Pink Pedal Pushers
The Way You're Living Is Breaking My Heart
Take Back My Love
Somebody Tell Me
Instrumental - 1
Instrumental - 2
Red Wing
Down By The Riverside
Her Love Rubbed Off
Caldonia
You Can Do No Wrong
Sweethearts Or Strangers
Be Honest With Me
Sweethearts Or Strangers
Your True Love (Original Tempo)
Matchbox
Your True Love > SUN 261-B <
Put Your Cat Clothes On
Original Sun Recordings

Disc 3 Contains
Matchbox > SUN 261-A <
Put Your Cat Clothes On
Keeper Of The Key
Roll Over Beethoven
Try My Heart Out
That's Right
Forever Yours > SUN 274-A < 
That's Right > SUN 274-B <
Y.O.U.
I Care
Y.O.U. (With Narration)
Pink Pedal Pushers
Pink Pedal Pushers
Lend Me Your Comb
Look At That Moon
Lend Me Your Comb > SUN 287-A <
Look At That Moon
Glad All Over > SUN 287-B < 
Tutti Frutti
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
That's All Right
Where The Rio De Rosa Flows
Shake, Rattle And Roll
Long Tall Sally
I Got A Woman
Hey Good Lookin
Sittin' On Top Of The World
Good Rockin' Tonight
1-18 Original Sun Recordings
19-28 Original Columbia Recordings

Disc 4 Contains
Jive After Five
Rockin' Record Hop
Pink Pedal Pushers
Just Thought I'd Call
Ready Teddy
Jenny, Jenny
You Were There
Because You're Mine
Pop, Let Me Have The Car
Levi Jacket (And A Long Tail Shirt)
When The Moon Comes Over The Mountain
Sister Twister
Hambone
This Life I Live
Please Say You'll Be Mine
Honey, 'Cause I Love You
Y.O.U.
I Don't See Me In Your Eyes Anymore
Highway Of Love
Pointed Toe Shoes
One Ticket To Loneliness
The Drifter
To Much For A Man To Understand
L-O-V-E-V-I-L-L-E
Original Columbia Recordings

Disc 5 Contains
Blue Suede Shoes
Big Bad Blues
Say When
Lone Heart
A Love I'll Never Win
Let My Baby Be
Monkey Shine
Mama Of My Song
One Of These Days
I Wouldn't Have You
Help Me Find My Baby
After Sundown
For A Little While
Just For You
When The Right Times Comes Along
The Fool I Used To Be
Forget Me (Next Time Around)
Hollywood City
I've Just Got Back From There
Too Much For A Man To Understand
Turn Around
Unhappy Girls
Someday, Somewhere Someone Waits For Me
Anyway The Wind Blows
1-13 Original Decca Recordings
14-24 Original Columbia Recordings

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