Discography: 1965-1966

SINGLES

LIBERTY

1965
Norwegian Wood (Here They Come) From All Over the World / Freeway Flyer -- 55766 - (February)
(Sloan-Barri) / (Berry-Altfeld-Christian)
CHARTS: BILLBOARD #56 -- CASH BOX #50
'From All Over the World' Picture Sleeve

You Really Know How to Hurt A Guy /
It's As Easy As 1, 2, 3 -- 55792 - (April)
(Berry-Gibson-Christian) / (Gibson-Altfeld)
CHARTS: BILLBOARD #27 -- CASH BOX #42
'You Really Know How to Hurt a Guy' Picture Sleeve 'You Really Know How to Hurt a Guy' Picture Sleeve

I Found A Girl / It's A Shame To Say Goodbye -- 55833 - (September)
(Sloan-Barri) / (Gibson-Altfeld)
CHARTS: BILLBOARD #30 -- CASH BOX #39

The Universal Coward / I Can't Wait To Love You -- 55845 - (October)
(Berry-Gibson-Tipton) / (Berry-Gibson-Tipton)
JAN BERRY SOLO RELEASE
'Universal Coward' Picture Sleeve

Jan Berry - Universal Coward A Beginning from an End / Folk City -- 55849 - (December)
(Berry-Christian-Hermann-Tipton) / (Berry-Christian)
ARRANGED BY JAN BERRY & GEORGE TIPTON
CHART: BILLBOARD #109
'Beginning from an End' Picture Sleeve

 
1966
Batman / Bucket T -- 55860 - (January)
(Berry-Altfeld-Wieder) / (Berry-Christian-Altfeld)
CHARTS: BILLBOARD #66 -- CASH BOX #60

JAN'S AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT -- APRIL 12, 1966

Popsicle / Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) -- 55886 - (May)
(Cason-Russell) / (Lennon-McCartney)
POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE
CHARTS: BILLBOARD #21 -- CASH BOX #24

Liberty Logo Fiddle Around / A Surfer's Dream -- 55905 - (July)
(Kusik-Ballard) / (Gibson-Altfeld)
POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE
CHART: BILLBOARD #93

School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes the Bell) / The New Girl In School -- 55923 - (October)
(Chuck Berry) / (Berry-Wilson-Christian Norman)
POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE

Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.

Principal Engineers: Dayton "Bones" Howe and Harold "Lanky" Linstrot
Principal Contractor: Hal Blaine

Backing Harmonies (in addition to Jan & Dean) Phil Sloan and Steve Barri

Cancelled single releases: "It's a Shame to Say Goodbye / The Submarine Races" (55816 -- July 1965), and "Norwegian Wood / I Can't Wait to Love You" (55856 -- January 1966)

Single Listings Reflect Jan Berry's Restored Songwriting Credits, as of January 2002.

 

ALBUMS

LIBERTY


1965
Command Performance COMMAND PERFORMANCE - LIVE IN PERSON -- LRP-3403 (M); LST-7403 (S) (January)

    Surf City -- (Berry-Wilson)
    Little Honda -- (Wilson-Love)
    Dead Man's Curve -- (Berry-Christian-Kornfeld-Wilson)
    I Get Around -- (Wilson)
    All I Have To Do Is Dream -- (Bryant)
    Theme from the TAMI Show (Here They Come From All Over the World) -- (Sloan-Barri)


    Rock and Roll Music -- (Chuck Berry)
    The Little Old Lady from Pasadena -- (Berry-Altfeld-Christian)
    Do Wah Diddy Diddy -- (Barry-Greenwich)
    I Should Have Known Better -- (Lennon-McCartney)
    Sidewalk Surfin' -- (Wilson-Christian)
    Louie, Louie -- (R. Berry)

    Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.
    Engineers: Wally Heider, Bones Howe, and Lanky Linstrot

    BACKING VOCALS: PHIL SLOAN & STEVE BARRI (sparse/limited)
    ALBUM FINISHED IN THE STUDIO
    Liner Notes: Uncredited
    CHARTS: BILLBOARD #33 -- CASH BOX #42

 

Pop Symphony JAN & DEAN'S POP SYMPHONY NO. 1 (in 12 Hit Movements) -- LRP-3414 (M); LST-7414 (S) (May)

    The Little Old Lady from Pasadena -- (Berry-Altfeld-Christian)
    Baby Talk -- (Schwartz)
    Honolulu Lulu -- (Berry-Christian-Adler)
    Dead Man's Curve -- (Berry-Christian-Kornfeld-Wilson)
    Surf City -- (Berry-Wilson)
    It's a Shame to Say Goodbye -- (Gibson-Altfeld)



    Drag City -- (Berry-Christian-Wilson)
    You Really Know How to Hurt a Guy -- (Gibson-Altfeld)
    Sidewalk Surfin' -- (Wilson-Christian)
    Heart and Soul -- (Carmichael-Loesser)
    The New Girl In School -- (Berry-Wilson-Christian-Norman)
    Linda -- (Lawrence)

    Pop Symphony Score -- "Little Old Lady" (portion, 38K)
    Pop Symphony Score -- "Little Old Lady" Bars 1-20, copied (PDF, 138K)

    Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.

    The Bel-Aire Pops Orchestra
    Arranged and Conducted by Jan Berry and George Tipton
    Engineer: Bones Howe

    JAN BERRY'S SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRATIONS OF CLASSIC JAN & DEAN MATERIAL
    Liner Notes: Jan Berry

 

Goldem Hits Vol. 2 - Jan 'n Dean JAN & DEAN GOLDEN HITS VOLUME 2 -- LRP-3417 (M); LST-7417 (S) (August)

    Linda
    Surf City
    Honolulu Lulu
    Drag City
    Dead Man's Curve
    The New Girl In School


    The Little Old Lady from Pasadena
    Anaheim, Azusa . . .
    Ride the Wild Surf
    From All Over the World
    You Really Know How to Hurt a Guy

    Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.

    SEE DISCOGRAPHY FOR 1963-64, AND ABOVE, FOR SONGWRITING CREDITS
    Liner Notes: Dean Torrence
    CHARTS CHARTS: BILLBOARD #107 -- CASH BOX #71

 

 
Folk 'n Roll - Jan 'n Dean FOLK 'N ROLL -- LRP-3431 (M); LST-7431 (S) (November)

    I Found A Girl
    Hang On Sloopy (My Girl Sloopy) -- (Russell-Farrell)
    I Can't Wait to Love
    Eve of Destruction -- (Sloan)
    It's a Shame to Say Goodbye
    Where Were You When I Needed You -- (Sloan-Barri)


    A Beginning from an End
    Yesterday -- (McCartney-Lennon)
    The Universal Coward
    It Ain't Me Babe -- (Dylan)
    Folk City -- (Berry-Christian)
    Turn! Turn! Turn! -- (Seeger)

    Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.
    Arranged by Jan Berry and George Tipton
    Engineers: Bones Howe and Lanky Linstrot

    Liner Notes: Uncredited (Dean Torrence)
    CHART: BILLBOARD #145 -- CASH BOX #87

 

1966
Jan 'n Dean Meet Batman JAN & DEAN MEET BATMAN -- LRP-3444 (M); LST-7444 (S) (March)

    Batman -- (Berry-Altfeld-Wieder)
    The Origin of Captain Jan
       & Dean the Boy Blunder -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    Robin the Boy Wonder -- (Berry-Altfeld-Gibson)
    A Vi-Ta-Min A Day -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    Mr. Freeze [I] -- (Tipton)
    The Doctor's Dilemma -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    A Stench In Time -- (Altfeld-Wieder)

    Batman Theme (from "Batman") [I] -- (Hefti)
    A Hank of Hair and a Banana Peel -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    The Fireman's Flaming Flourish -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    The Joker Is Wild -- (Berry-Altfeld-Gibson-Wieder)
    Tiger, Tiger, Burning -- (Altfeld-Wieder)
    Flight of the Batmobile [I] -- (Tipton)
    A Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight -- (Arr. & Adpt. Altfeld-Wieder)

    Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.
    Arranged by Jan Berry and George Tipton
    Engineers: Bones Howe, Lanky Linstrot, Henry Lewy, Chuck Britz, Wally Heider, and "Joe."

    [I] -- Instrumental Cut

    VOICES PROVIDED BY JAN BERRY, DEAN TORRENCE, ROGER CHRISTIAN, JILL GIBSON, DON ALTFELD, AND FRED WIEDER
    Liner Notes: Bruce Roberts

 

JAN'S AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT -- APRIL 12, 1966

 

Filet of Soul FILET OF SOUL - A "LIVE" ONE -- LRP-3441 (M); LST-7441 (S) (April)

    Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) -- (Lennon-McCartney)
    1-2-3 -- (Madara-White-Borisoff)
    Lightnin' Strikes -- (Christie-Herbert)
    You've Got to Hide Your Love Away -- (Lennon-McCartney)
    Let's Hang On -- (Crewe-Randell-Linzer)
    Hang On Sloopy (My Girl Sloopy) -- (Russell-Farrell)


    Honolulu Lulu -- (Berry-Christian-Adler)
    Gonna Hustle You -- (Berry-Wilson)
    Dead Man's Curve -- (Berry-Christian-Kornfeld-Wilson)
    Michelle -- (Lennon-McCartney)
    I Found A Girl -- (Sloan-Barri)
    Everybody Loves a Clown -- (Lesslie-Russell-Lewis)

    Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.

    POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE
    Liner Notes: "DAN" (Dean Torrence)
    CHART: BILLBOARD #127

 

Popsicle POPSICLE -- LRP-3458 (M); LST-7458 (S) (June)

    Popsicle
    The Restless Surfer
    She's My Summer Girl
    Down at Malibu Beach
    Summer Means Fun
    Tennessee


    Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
    A Surfer's Dream
    Surf Route 101
    Surfin' Wild
    Waimea Bay
    One-Piece Topless Bathing Suit

    Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.
    "Tennessee" (Cason-Russell) produced by Snuff Garrett

    SEE DISCOGRAPHY FOR 1963-64, AND ABOVE, FOR SONGWRITING CREDITS

    POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE
    Liner Notes: "Jean" (Unknown)

 

Golden Hits Vol. 3 JAN & DEAN GOLDEN HITS VOLUME THREE -- LRP-3460 (M); LST-7460 (S) (August)

    Batman
    Do Wah Diddy Diddy
    Detroit City
    Eve of Destruction
    1-2-3
    Hang On Sloopy (My Girl Sloopy)


    Little Deuce Coupe
    Louie, Louie
    Memphis
    Yesterday
    Walk Right In
    Everybody Loves a Clown

    Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc.

    SEE DISCOGRAPHY FOR 1963-64, AND ABOVE, FOR SONGWRITING CREDITS

    POST-ACCIDENT RELEASE
    Liner Notes: "RAN" (Unknown)

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