John Cameron Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sat, Oct 01, 2011


Date: ca. 1965
Location: London, UK
Label: EMI Columbia

John Cameron (ldr), Ray Swinfield (f), Ronnie Ross (bcl, as, bar), Art Ellefson (ts), John Cameron (p, hps, v), Spike Heatley (b), Tony Carr (d, per)

a. a-01    Cover Lover - 2:42  (John Cameron)
b. a-02    Waiting For Herbert - 3:25  (John Cameron)
c. a-03    The Jester - 3:11  (John Cameron)
d. a-04    Ballad Of A Middlesized Gentleman - 2:00  (John Cameron)
e. a-05    The Loneliest Monk [lyric version of Blue Monk] - 1:53  (Thelonious Monk, John Cameron)
f. a-06    Helen Of Troyland - 2:29  (John Cameron)
g. b-01    Boffin And Ping - 3:12  (Spike Heatley, John Cameron)
h. b-02    Walk Small - 3:32  (John Cameron)
i. b-03    Benny South Street - 3:24  (Spike Heatley)
j. b-04    Here Are The Blues - 2:27  (John Cameron)
k. b-05    Set 'Em Up, Joe - 2:36  (John Cameron)
l. b-06    You Owe Me - 2:04  (John Cameron)
All titles on:      EMI Columbia LP 12": SCX 6116 — Cover Lover   (1966)

Ray Swinfield (f) on h; Ronnie Ross (bcl) on a-d, f-l; (as) on a-d, f-l; (bar) on a-d, f-l; Art Ellefson (ts) on a-c, l; John Cameron (p) on a-g, i-l; (hps) on h; (v) on a, c-g, i-l; Spike Heatley (b) on a-d, f-l; Tony Carr (d) on a-d, f-l; (per) on f, h.

Unknown additional brass players on f, h.


Date: Janaury 17 & 18, 1969
Location: London, UK
Label: Deram

John Cameron (ldr), Harold McNair (f, as, ts), John Cameron (p), Danny Thompson (b), Tony Carr (d, per)

a. DR44459    Off Centre - 9:07  (John Cameron)
     Deram 45: DM 256 — Troublemaker/Off Centre   (1969)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
b. DR44460    Omah Cheyenne - 7:14  (John Cameron)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
c. DR44461    Wenceslas Square - 3:15  (John Cameron)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
d. DR44462    Troublemaker - 4:14  (John Cameron)
     Deram 45: DM 256 — Troublemaker/Off Centre   (1969)
     Jazzman 45: JM 052 — Troublemaker/Original Peter   
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
e. DR44463    Go Away, Come Back Another Day - 5:13  (John Cameron)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
f. DR44464    Burnt Amber  (John Cameron)
g. DR44465    Splat - 5:09  (John Cameron)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)
h. DR44466   alt Troublemaker  (John Cameron)
i. DR44467    Dafina Querida - 5:16  (John Cameron, Danny Thompson)
     Deram LP 12": SML 1044 — Off Centre   (1969)
     Dutton Vocalion CD: CDSML 8409 — Off Centre   (2005)

Composer of "Burnt Amber" needs confirmation.

45 rpm issue must use edited version of a.