Jerry Lee Lewis

CARRY ME BACK TO OLD VIRGINIA

(James Bland)
Official Song of the State of Virginia

Sound-illustrated recordings' history

Recording session (date, location), number of takes, personnel Take No.:
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Real Media
Net
length,
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Vinyl release CD release Note
BFB1 SB42 Sd353 etc
August 28, 1963
5 takes, one f/s
Phillips Studio, 639 Madison Av., Memphis, Tn
Jerry Lee Lewis: vocal/piano
Scotty Moore: acoustic guitar
Roland Janes: lead guitar
Herman 'Hawk' Hawkins: bass
Morris 'Tarp' Tarrant: drums
Anne Oldham, Noel Gilbert, Joan Gilbert, Milton Friedstand: strings arr. by Vinnie Trauth
chorus led: Hurshel Wayne Wiginton
3 2:22 . C8/28 4/16 . .
f/s of tk 4 0:24 . C8/29 12/26 . .
4 2:18 . C8/29 12/26 . .
5 mono 2:25 Sun 396, 6/64 2/17 . .
5 mono remix 2:25 SB1094 1B8 . .
5 stereo 2:25 . C8/30 . .

Notes

1. BFB: Bear Family Records' CD-boxes: 2. SB4: «JERRY LEE LEWIS. THE ULTIMATE (Sun years)», 11-CD set (318 tracks) + Bonus CD (CD Sun Box 4-12, 29 tracks), CD Sun Box 4, Charly Records, UK, 1993.
3. Sd35: «Jerry Lee Lewis. The Alternate Collection», 2-CD set (61 tracks), CD SUND 35 (File under Rock & Roll), Charly Records, UK, 1991.
4. SB109: «Sun Records Into the Sixties», 8-LP set, Sun Box 109, Charly Records, UK, 1989.


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