Gordon "Specs " Powell

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945 - 1965

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums, conga, vibraphone

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73006 10-in. 8/14/1945 Don't explain-1 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 73007 8/14/1945 Big stuff-1,3 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 73008 10-in. 8/14/1945 You better go now-2 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 73009 10-in. 8/14/1945 What is this thing called love?-2 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84326 4/3/1953 Red light Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84327 4/3/1953 Tippin' in Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84339 4/13/1953 Back to back Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84340 4/13/1953 The blue room Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84341 4/13/1953 Take my word Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84342 4/13/1953 Let's get the party rockin' Georgie Auld ; Sarah McLawler instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84349 4/13/1953 I've got a crush on you Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84350 4/13/1953 Tea for two Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84351 4/13/1953 One o'clock jump Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84750 6/23/1953 Lucky duck, part 1 Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 84751 6/23/1953 Lucky duck, part 2 Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 88977 11/18/1955 The sounds of the night Eddie (Ed) Safranski instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 88978 11/18/1955 From this moment on Eddie (Ed) Safranski instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 88979 11/18/1955 Yes Sir, that's my baby Eddie (Ed) Safranski instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 116800 12/3/1965 Do you say you wanna dance Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, drums, conga, vibraphone  
Decca 116801 12/3/1965 Soul galore Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, drums, conga, vibraphone  
Decca 116802 12/3/1965 Let me build Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, drums, conga, vibraphone  
Decca 116803 12/3/1965 I've got to get back (Country boy) Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, drums, conga, vibraphone  
Decca 116804 12/3/1965 All my lovin' Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, drums, conga, vibraphone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Powell, Gordon "Specs "," accessed January 29, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208112.

Powell, Gordon "Specs ". (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 29, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208112.

"Powell, Gordon "Specs "." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 29 January 2023.

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