TITLE: Buddy Holly & The Picks The Original Chirping Sound!
Released 1986: Pick Records; PA 1111; 1986; USA
This album contains 10 songs; 9 by Buddy Holly, backed by The Picks, plus an original tribute song written and sung by John Pickering: "Buddy Holly Not Fade Away".
Overdubbed Holly solos included are:
1. Love Me
2. Don't Come Back Knockin'
3. Midnight Shift
4. Blue Days-Black Nights
5. Girl On My Mind
7. Rock Around With Ollie Vee
8. Modern Don Juan
9. You Are My One Desire
· This is the "White" album. All of these songs were later included on the 1992 "Blue" album. However, this collectible album was the first-ever "Buddy Holly & the Picks" album containing 1984 overdubs.
· This album was released in response to Bill Pickering's last request of January 25, 1985.
· The LP release consisted of Regular copies (originally 4500) and numbered Limited Edition copies (originally 500).
· All LP releases contain a 12-page picture booklet, which is unsigned in Regulars, but signed by John Pickering and Bob Lapham (original "Picks") in the 500 numbered and sealed Limited Edition albums.
· There is also a cassette of the same album, and all formats were sold nationally and internationally in 1986.
· Copies of all three formats are currently available in limited quantities.
· When ordering, designate Cassette, Regular LP or Limited Edition LP.
Limited Edition Numbered LP: $25 (Signed by John Pickering and Bob Lapham)
Regular LP with booklet: $20