Top 10 selling records from Oct. 26 to Nov. 1 at BIG ED'S RECORDS, 2146 E. Fourth St., Long Beach, (562) 433-8601. Big Ed's specializes in rockabilly, R&B, doo-wop, rockin' hillbilly, Western swing, classic country, psychobilly, and modern rockabilly.
1) Frantic Flintstones, California Earthquake (Crazy Love) 2) The Quakes, Quiff Rock reissue (Orrexx) 3)Eddie Hill, Hot Guitar: Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight (Bear Family) 4)Tommy Blake, Koolit: The Sun Years Plus (Bear Family) 5)Roddy Jackson, Central Valley Fireball (Ace) 6) Various Artists, Zoot Suit Riot: Instrumental R'n'B Smash Hits of the 1950s (Rev-Ola) 7) Various Artists, Hands Off! 1950–1956 Modern Studio Recordings (Ace) 8)Jack Scott, Jack Rocks (Bear Family) 9) Various Artists, From Boppin Hillbilly to Red Hot Rockabilly (Proper UK Boxed Sets) 10) Various Artists, Classic Rockabilly (Proper UK Boxed Sets)
STAFF PICK:Tibby Edwards, Play It Cool Man, Play It Cool! (Mercury): "Top-notch upbeat country from the mid-'50s—the real roots of rockabilly. His version of 'Flip Flop and Fly' is to die for." (Big Ed)
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