Dean Torrence Discography

Like A Summer Rain 1966
Summertime, Summertime / California Lullabye
(Jameson-Feller) / (Dean Torrence)
J&D Record Co., JD-001. Issued as "Jan and Dean" (July).
Produced by Dean Torrence.

Summertime / California Lullaby
(Jameson-Feller) / (Dean Torrence)
Magic Lamp, ML-401-S. Issued as "Jan and Dean" (August).
Produced by Dean Torrence.

Summertime, Summertime / California Lullaby
(Jameson-Feller) / (Dean Torrence)
J&D Record Co., JD401 . Issued as "Jan and Dean" (August).
Produced by Dean Torrence.

Like A Summer Rain / Louisiana Man
(Zekley-Dean) / (Kershaw-Kershaw)
J&D Record Co., J&D 402. Issued as "Jan and Dean" (October) - Three pressings.
Produced by Dean Torrence. "Louisiana Man" produced by Jan Berry.

Save For A Rainy Day SAVE FOR A RAINY DAY
Yellow Balloon (Zekley-St. John-Lee)

Here Comes the Rain (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])

Pocket Full of Rainbows (Weisman-Wise)

When Sunny Gets Blue (Segal-Fisher)

Like A Summer Rain (Zekley-Dean)

Rain Drops (Clark)

Rain on the Roof (Sebastian)

Cryin' in the Rain (Greenfield-King)

Taste of Rain (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])

Save For A Rainy Day Theme (Knechtel)

J&D Record Co., JD-101. Issued as "Jan & Dean" (December).
Produced by Dean Torrence.

 

1967
Yellow Balloon Yellow Balloon / Taste of Rain
(Zekley-St. John-Lee) / (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])
Columbia, 4-44036. Issued as "Jan & Dean" (February).
Produced by Dean Torrence.

CHARTS: BILLBOARD #111

SAVE FOR A RAINY DAY
Yellow Balloon (Zekley-St. John-Lee)

Here Comes the Rain (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])

Lullaby in the Rain (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])

Pocket Full of Rainbows (Weisman-Wise)

When Sunny Gets Blue (Segal-Fisher)

Like A Summer Rain (Zekley-Dean)

Rain Drops (Clark)

Rain on the Roof (Sebastian)

Cryin' in the Rain (Greenfield-King)

Taste of Rain (Nat Ormsby [Dean Torrence])

Save For A Rainy Day Theme (Knechtel)

Columbia, CL-2661; CS-9461. Issued as "Jan & Dean" (March).
Produced by Dean Torrence. CANCELLED.

 

Kittyhawk Graphics Vegetables / Snow Flakes on Laughing Gravy's Whiskers
(Wilson-Parks) / (Laughing Gravy)
White Whale, WW-261. Issued as "The Laughing Gravy" (October).
A Laughing Gravy Production.

 

1972
Jennie Lee / Vegetables
(Berry-Ginsburg) / (Wilson-Parks)
United Artists 50859 (January). Issued as "Jan & Dean."
Produced by Dean Torrence. "Jennie Lee" originally produced by Jan Berry.

 

1973
Gonna Hustle You / Summertime, Summertime
(Berry-Wilson) / (Jameson-Feller)
United Artists 50958 (April). Issued as "The Legendary Masked Surfers."
Produced by Dean Torrence. Track for "Gonna Hustle You" originally produced by Jan Berry. New Vocals by Dean Torrence, Bruce Johnston, and Terry Melcher.

Summer Means Fun / Gonna Hustle You
(Sloan -Barri) / (Berry-Wilson)
United Artists XW270W (August). Issued as "The Legendary Masked Surfers."
Produced by Dean Torrence. Track for "Gonna Hustle You" originally produced by Jan Berry. New Vocals by Dean Torrence, Bruce Johnston, and Terry Melcher.

 

1976
Sidewalk Surfin' / Gonna Hustle You
(Wilson-Christian) / (Berry-Wilson)
United Artists XW670Y (June). Issued as "Jan & Dean."
Produced by Dean Torrence. Tracks originally produced by Jan Berry. New Vocals by Dean Torrence.

CHARTS: BILLBOARD #109

 

1979
The Jan 'n Dean Story - K-Tel NC 502, 1979 THE JAN & DEAN STORY
Surf City (Berry-Wilson)

Dead Man's Curve (Berry-Wilson-Christian-Kornfeld)

Ride the Wild Surf (Berry-Wilson-Christian)

Help Me, Rhonda (Wilson-Love)

Little Deuce Coupe (Wilson-Christian)

Fun, Fun, Fun (Wilson-Love)

I Get Around (Wilson)

Sidewalk Surfin' (Wilson-Christian)

Drag City (Berry-Wilson-Christian)

The Little Old Lady (from Pasadena) (Berry-Altfeld-Christian)

SIDE ONE FEATURES NEW RECORDINGS PRODUCED BY DEAN TORRENCE WITH PAPA DOO RUN RUN



Dean Torrence Baby Talk (Schwartz)

Gee (Davis-Watkins-Norton)

We Go Together (Haims-Stevens)

There's A Girl (Adler-Alpert)

Cindy (Berry-Torrence)

My Heart Sings (Adler-Alpert)

Judy (Berry-Torrence-Altfeld)

You're On My Mind (Berry-Altfeld)

Clementine (Berry-Torrence)

Judy (Carmichael-Loesser)

SIDE TWO FEATURES ORIGINAL JAN & DEAN RECORDINGS PRODUCED BY HERB ALPERT AND LOU ADLER ON THE DORE AND CHALLENGE LABELS.

K-Tel, NC 502. Identical album, with a different cover, issued on Imperial House NU 9550 in 1980. [CANADA].

 

1981
Dean Torrence Music Phase II DEAN TORRENCE MUSIC PHASE II
Surf City -- Drag City -- Ride the Wild Surf -- Surfin' U.S.A. -- Wipe Out -- Barbara Ann -- Get A Job -- A Teenager in Love -- I Only Have Eyes For You -- One Summer Night -- Pipeline.

JVC, VIP-6786 (JAPAN). NEW RECORDINGS PRODUCED BY DEAN TORRENCE.

 

 

Mike 'n Dean MIKE & DEAN -- 1982-1984

Be True To Your Bud / Instrumental Version (Budweiser JRC 8246, 1982)

Da Doo Run Run / Baby Talk (Hitbound, HR-101, 1982)

ROCK 'N' ROLL CITY (LP -- Hitbound, HR1001, 1983)

ROCK 'N' AGAIN (LP -- Premore / Hitbound, PL 983, 1983. With Special Guest Stars, Paul Revere & the Raiders, The Ripchords, and the Association)

CHRISTMAS PARTY (CASSETTE -- Hitbound, 51-3011, 1983)

SCROOGE'S ROCK 'N' ROLL CHRISTMAS (LP -- Hitbound, HB-10035, 1983)

Jingle Bells (Paul Revere & the Raiders) / Jingle Bell Rock (Premore, X-3/X-2, with picture sleeve, 1983)

Da Doo Run Run / Baby Talk (Premore, S-23/S-24, with picture sleeve, 1984)

 

1985
JAN & DEAN'S SILVER SUMMER
Sidewalk Surfin' -- Surfin' Safari -- Honolulu Lulu -- Ride the Wild Surf -- Surf City -- Surfin' USA -- Drag City -- Little Deuce Coupe -- Dead Man's Curve -- Little Old Lady from Pasadena -- Fun, Fun, Fun -- Be True To Your School -- Sunny Afternoon -- Popsicle -- Indian Lake -- Summer Rain [Like A Summer Rain] -- Linda -- California Girls -- New Girl In School -- Surfer Girl -- Barbara Ann -- Thanks For Buying Our Album.

Silver Eagle, SE-1039. NEW RECORDINGS PRODUCED BY DEAN TORRENCE, GARY GRIFFIN, and RANDELL KIRSCH.

 

1987
Oh, What A Beautiful Morning / Wa Ichi Nichi Shiow
(Rodgers & Hammerstein) /
JD 1. PRODUCED BY DEAN TORRENCE, PHIL FARMER, and PHILIP BARDOWELL.

 

Golden Summer Days 1996
JAN & DEAN'S GOLDEN SUMMER DAYS
Ride the Wild Surf -- Fun, Fun, Fun -- Dead Man's Curve -- Surf City -- Little Old Lady from Pasadena -- Surfer Girl -- Honolulu Lulu -- Popsicle -- Surfin' USA -- Sidewalk Surfin' -- Little Deuce Coupe -- Gonna Hustle You -- I Get Around -- Drag City -- Be True To Your School -- Vegetables -- Thanks For Buying Our Album

Varese Sarabande, VSD-5727. NEW RECORDINGS PRODUCED BY DEAN TORRENCE IN 1979. Issued as "The Legendary Masked Surfers."

 

Save For A Rainy Day SAVE FOR A RAINY DAY
Sundazed Re-Issue, SC 11035. Features tracks from the J&D and Columbia versions of the album.

 

 

 

 

 

Surf City Allstar Band 2002
THE SURF CITY ALLSTAR BAND SCRAPBOOK
Little Old Lady From Pasadena -- I Get Around -- Drag City -- Fun, Fun, Fun -- Sidewalk Surfin' -- Little Deuce Coupe -- Dead Man's Curve -- Surfin' Safari -- Ride the Wild Surf -- Be True To Your School -- Surf City -- Surfin' USA
FEATURING DEAN TORRENCE, MIKE LOVE, AND THE SURF CITY ALL-STARS

 

 

 

Dean Torrence Anthology 2003
DEAN TORRENCE ANTHOLOGY: LEGENDARY MASKED SURFER UNMASKED
Oh What A Beautiful Morning! -- Summertime, Summertime -- California Lullaby -- Like A Summer Rain -- Yellow Balloon -- Taste of Rain -- Vegetables -- Gonna Hustle You -- Sunshine Music -- Ocean Park Angel -- Elenore -- Barbara Ann -- Popsicle -- Sidewalk Surfin' -- Like A Summer Rain -- Baby Talk -- Jennie Lee -- Barbara Ann

Varese Sarabande, 302 066 349 2.
Liner Notes: David M. Beard

 

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