Chanteur et batteur Jazz et Rock 'n' Roll Anglais né Anthony John Crombie, le 25 Avril 1925 à Whitechapel (Londres). Tony Crombie a débuté à la fin des années quarante comme batteur de Jazz. En 1956, il forme son groupe les "Rockets" et enregistre pour Columbia Records. Tony est mort le 8 Octobre 1999.

Anthony John "Tony" Crombie (27 August 1925 - 18 October 1999) was an English jazz drummer, pianist, bandleader and composer. He was regarded as one of the finest jazz drummers and bandleaders, and occasional but very capable pianist and vibraphonist, to emerge in Britain, and as an energising influence on the British jazz scene across six decades

http://www.jazzprofessional.com/memorial/crombie.htm

Talents : Singer, Drums, Piano, Vibraphone, Composer

Style musical : Jazz, Rock 'n' Roll

http://youtu.be/zWnz4SGpG3w

ROCK, ROCK, ROCK (1957)

WE'RE GONNA ROCK TONIGHT (1957)

RED FOR DANGER (1957)

LONDON ROCK (1957)

Years in activity :

1910 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 2000

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles & EP

12/1954 SP DECCA F 10424 (UK) .

Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - Stop It / All Of Me

02/1955 SP DECCA F 10454 (UK) .

Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - Perdido / Love You Madly

04/1955 SP DECCA F 10514 (UK) .

Annie ROSS with Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - The Fish / Mama (He Treats Your Daughter Mean)

06/1955 SP DECCA F 10547 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - Early One Morning / Flying Home
08/1955 SP DECCA F 10592 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - Flying Hickory / String Of Pearls
10/1955 SP DECCA F 10637 (UK) .

I Want You To Be My Baby (Annie ROSS with Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA) / Three Little Words (Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA )

01/1956 SP DECCA F 10680 (UK) . Annie ROSS with Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - Only You / Cry Me A River
04/1956 SP DECCA F 10712 (UK) .

The Ronnie SCOTT ORCHESTRA with Tony CROMBIE - Basie Talks / Flying Home

1956 EP DECCA DFE 6247 (UK) Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - PRESENTING TONY CROMBIE No.1 - Stop It / All Of Me / ? / ?
10/1956 SP COLUMBIA DB 3822 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE - Teach You To Rock / Short'nin Bread Rock
12/1956 SP COLUMBIA DB 3859 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - Let's You And I Rock / Sham Rock
02/1957 EP COLUMBIA SEG 7676 (UK)

Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - HITS FROM THE FILM ROCK, ROCK, ROCK - Lonesome Train / Rock, Rock, Rock / We're Gonna Rock Tonight / The Big Beat

02/1957 SP COLUMBIA DB 3880 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - The Big Beat / Rock, Rock, Rock
02/1957 SP COLUMBIA DB 3881 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - Lonesome Train / We're Gonna Rock Tonight
03/1957 EP COLUMBIA SEG 7686 (UK) Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - LET'S YOU AND I ROCK - Short'nin Bread Rock / Teach You To Rock / Sham Rock / London Rock
04/1957 SP COLUMBIA DB 3921 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - London Rock / Brighton Rock
02/1958 SP COLUMBIA DB 4076 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His ROCKETS - Dumplin's / Twon Special
02/1959 SP COLUMBIA DB 4253 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE & His MEN - Shepherd's Cha Cha / Champagne Cha Cha
09/1959 SP TOP RANK JAR 182 (UK) .

STUDIO ORCHESTRA arranged and conducted Tony CROMBIE - Man From Interpol - Main Theme / Interpol Cha Cha Cha / Interpol Chase

1961 EP DECCA DFE 6670 (UK) Tony CROMBIE & His ORCHESTRA - 4 FAVOURITE FILM THEMES - Never On Sunday / Theme From "A Summer Place" / Pepe / Intermezzo
08/1962 SP EMBER JBS 706 (UK) . Tony CROMBIE QUINTET - Gut Bucket / Just Like Old Times






Albums

1956 LP 10" DECCA LF 1261 (UK) AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL WITH THE RONNIE SCOTT ORCHESTRA AND TONY CROMBIE - Basie Talks / It Might As Well Be Spring / Drop Me Off At The Harlem / Ting-A-Ling / Straight Life / Flying Home
02/1957 LP 12" COLUMBIA 33 S 1108 (UK) ROCKIN' WITH THE ROCKETS - TONY CROMBIE WITH THE ROCKETS - Stop / Stick And Stones / Hear My Plea / Rock Shuffle Boogie / Forgive Me Baby / Rock 'n' Roller Coaster / Red For Danger / Take My Love / Rex Rocks / Brighton Rock
07/1958 LP 12" EMBER EPL-400 (UK) Tony CROMBIE AND HIS SWEET BEAT - Sweet Beat / Sweet Lorraine / Sweet Potato Piper / Stay As Sweet As You Are / The Sweetest Song In The World / Sweet Georgia Brown / Sweet And Gentle / My Sweetie Went Away / Sweet Sue, Just You
1960 LP 10" DECCA SKL 4114 (UK)

SWEET WIDE & BLUE - TONY CROMBIE "THE BARON" - Cocktails For Two / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams / So Near So Far / I've Got The World On A String / Embraceable You / Tulip Or Turnip / So Rare / For You Alone / Percussion Staccato / I Should Care / Summertime / You Are My Lucky Star

1960 LP 12" TOP RANK RM-327 (UK) THE MAN FROM LIVERPOOL - Main Theme - Man From Interpol / Interpol Cha Cha / Mood Italiano / Eastern Journey / Breezy Capers / Panic Station / Beguine Portent / Interpol Chase / Slow Beat / Blues Macabre / Oriental Parade / Escape To Hawaii / Night Prowl / Samba De Janeiro / Bolero Reverie / End Theme - Man From Interpol
1966 LP 12" FONTANA STL 5322 (UK)

ALAN HAVEN WITH TONY CROMBIE ‎– LIVE AT ANNIE'S ROOM - What's New? / The One I Love / Cod And Chips Twice / They Can't Take That Away From Me / Clapham Junction / Yesterdays / I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face / Loch Lomond / The Raven / Back To The Bar

1967 LP 12" FONTANA TL 5400 (UK)

ALAN HAVEN WITH TONY CROMBIE, DRUMS - THROUGH 'TIL TWO - Quando, Quando, Quando / A Taste Of Honey / Blue Bells Of Scott-Land / Time Was / Moonglow / The Chase Blues / People / Twelve By Two

1967 2 LP 12" FONTANA DTL202 (UK) LATIN SOUNDS FOR THE SMALL HOURS - CHAQUITO AND THE QUEDO BRASS - ALAN HAVEN WITH TONY CROMBIE :  
DISC 1 : LATIN WITCHCRAFT : Witchcraft / Brazil / Around The World / Tequila / String Of Pearls / Franesi / Birth Of The Blues / Marie / Yolanda / Body And Soul / Song Of India / Chaquito Rides Again
DISC 2 : QUIET LATIN NIGHTS : The Shadow Of Your Smile / More / Spanish Harlem / Maria / Something's Gotta Give / Quiet Nights / Love Is A Many Splendoured Thing / One Note Samba / Fools Rush In / Little Boat / The Girl From Ipanema / Meditation
1968 LP 12" EMI COLUMBIA – SCX 6248 (UK) HAMMOND UNDER PRESSURE - MIKE CARR / TONY CROMBIE DUO - Lou's Place / Ode To Billy Joe / Willow Weep For Me / Summertime - Organ Grinder's Swing / José Outside / I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / Ma Bonnie's Awa' The Clyde / Coronation Street / The Tag
1989 LP 12" RENAISSANCE CDREN 001 (UK) TONY CROMBIE AND FRIEND - Tango '89 / Sophisticated Lady / 12 Note Samba / I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You / Serenade In Blue / Allson Adamant / Autumn Rustle / Prelude To A Kiss / So Near, So Far / Rabbit Pie / Child Of Fancy / Moonglow / Raising The Temperature / Fallen Bird / Viva Rodriguez
11/2000 CD JASMINE JASCD 612 (UK) SWINGING MUSIC IN THE MODERN MANNER - Caravan / Boo-Bah / Lullaby / Reelin' / Li'l Ol' Pottsville / Jamba / I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart / Summertime
08/2001 CD JASMINE JASCD 618 (UK) JAZZ AT THE FLAMINGO - Night In Tunisia / Stars Fell On Alabama - Once In A While / Soho Blues / Annie Mation / Autumn Leaves / Laker's Day
10/2000 CD EMBER EMBCD 011 (UK) A TRIBUTE TO TONY CROMBIE - Short Stop / You Got To My Head / C'est Si Bon / Tres Gai / I Can't Believe / Compos Mentis / Don't Worry About Me / Early One Morning / String Of Pearls / Suite Sixteen / Rock'n'Roll Coaster / Sweet Beat / Sweet Georgia Brown / Sweet Loraine / Man From Interpol / My Fair Laine / Bolero Reverie / The Toff / Gut Bucket / Drums Drums Drums / Bouncin' With Beryl / Odd Man Out / Jammin' / Sadie's Song / So Near So Far
04/2008 CD HARKIT HRKCD 8144 (EUR) MAN FROM INTERPOL - THE STUDIO ORCHESTRA CONDUCTED BY TONY CROMBIE - Man From Interpol - Main / Interpol Chase - swing version / Slow Boat / My Fair Laine / Fordaire / Motor Museum / Big Ben Bounce / Blues Macabre / Samba De Janeiro / On The Beat / Domus / Interpol Cha-Cha-Cha / Breezy Capers / Panic Station / Perpetual Lover / Shapes / Beguine Portent / Bolero Reverie / Slick Riff / Sadie's Song / The Toff / Lakeland / Cheeky Chappie / Baron's Blues / Mirage / Interpol Cutie / London Lament / Night Prowl / Autumn In Cuba / Oriental Parade / Escape To Hawaii / Mood Italiano / Eastern Journey / Interpol Chase
01/2012 CD FANTASTIC VOYAGE ? (UK) WHOLE LOTTA TONY - Gut Bucket / Keep It Light / Look For The Real Thing / Flute Salad / Brazilia / Stop That Man / Round The 'Ouses / Penthouse Party / The Gang-Busters / Yodellin' / Just Like Old Times / Journey's End

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