Telco

Telco was a subsidiary of the West Indies Telephone and ELectric COmpany. Legendary arranger and saxophone player Frankie Francis was the musical director. The studio was located on Gordon St. (off Eastern Main Road) in Mount Hope, Trinidad.

The majority of the discography below was compiled by Dmitri Subotsky (Calypso Archives).

476 records.

Label Artists Title Year Format
Telco PXM 2
Denny Curtis Crying Over You / You Don't Love Me No More 45
Telco PXM 4
Sadie's Expression Deep In My Heart / My Way Of living 45
Telco PXM 6
Denny Curtis The Message / You Gotta Be Mine 45
Telco SW 5
King Fighter Sour-Sop / Albeena 1968 45
Telco TL 5000
Various Christmas Time 1960 LP
Telco TL 5001
Errol Ince Dance Trinidad 1960 LP
Telco TL 5002
Various Ritmo Tropical 1960 LP
Telco TL 5003
Invaders Steel Orchestra The Invaders 1960 LP
Telco TL 5004
Various Trinidad All Time Calypso Hits 1960 1960 LP
Telco TL 5005
Mano Marcellin Dance Hits 1961 LP
Telco TL 5006
Dutchy Brothers Music of the Year 1962 LP
Telco TL 5007
Various Trinidad All Time Calypso Hits 1961 1961 LP
Telco TL 5008
Frank Francis Musically Yours 1962 LP
Telco TL 5011
Sanatan Dharma Raymayan Group The Ramayan Artee 1962 LP
Telco TL 5012
Various Looking at the Stars 1962 LP
Telco TL 5013
Joey Lewis "A Portrait of Joey" 1962 LP
Telco TL 5014
Lord Inventor Inventor Invents 1962 LP
Telco TL 5015
Sel Duncan Poetry in Rhythm 1962 LP
Telco TL 5016
Various All Time Calypso Hits 1962/63 1963 LP
Telco TL 5017
Silver Stars Steel Orchestra 12 Top Hits 1963 LP
Telco TL 5018
Clarence Curvan The Greatest Sound Around 1962 LP
Telco TL 5019
Various Trinidad All Time Calypso Hits 1963-1964 1964 LP
Telco TL 5020
Silver Stars Steel Orchestra 10 Top Hits 1963 1964 1964 LP
Telco TL 5021
Ansel Wyatt Going Places 1964 LP
Telco TL 5022
Clarence Curvan The Artiste 1964 LP
Telco TL 5023
Hylanders Steel Orchestra Steelband Calypsoes and Classics 1964 LP
Telco TL 5024
Various Independent Trinidad and Tobago All Time Calypso Hits 1964 - 1965 1965 LP
Telco TL 5025
Westside Symphony Steel Orchestra Festival Winners! 1964 1965 LP
Telco TL 5026
Clarence Curvan Body and Soul 1965 LP
Telco TL 5027
Various All Time Calypso Hits 1965/66 1966 LP
Telco TL 5028
Esquires Combo Young Lovers 1966 LP
Telco TL 5029
Mighty Bomber Calypso Jamboree 1966 1966 LP
Telco TL 5030
Solo Harmonites Steel Orchestra Calypso in Steel 1966 LP
Telco TL 5031
Dennis Pinhero, Silver Strings Combo An Evening With Silver Strings 1966 LP
Telco TL 5032
Various Independent Trinidad & Tobago All Time Calypso Hits 1966-67 1967 LP
Telco TL 5033
Solo Harmonites Steel Orchestra Calypso in Steel Vol 2 1967 LP
Telco TL 5034
Various Trinidad And Tobago All Time Calypso Hits 1967-1968 1968 LP
Telco TL 5035
Solo Harmonites Steel Orchestra The Wrecker 1968 LP
Telco TL 5036
Various Calypso Spectacular 1968 LP
Telco TL 5038
Solid 7 Combo, Mighty Duke, Lord Companero, … Trindad and Tobago All Time Calypso Hits 1969 – 70 1970 LP
Telco TL 5039
Solid 7 Combo The Feeling is Right 1970 LP
Telco TLS 5037
The Ju-C Antilleans Sweet Sweet Pan 1969 LP
Telco TLS 5040
Composer This is Composer 1970 LP
Telco TS 1000
Invaders Steel Orchestra Michael / Gun Slingers / Liebenstraum / Melody In F c. 1959 EP
Telco TS 1001
Invaders Steel Orchestra Who's Sorry Now / Sweet Beat / Theme From Romeo and Juliet / Syncopation in G c. 1959 45
Telco TS 1002
Boys Town Steel Orchestra, Silvertones Steel Band Kari Waits For Me / Marianne / Everybody Loves Saturday Night / The Happy Wanderer c. 1959 EP
Telco TS 1003
Invaders Steel Orchestra In a Monastery Garden / Misty / Cuban Love Song c. 1959 45
Telco TW 3000
Invaders Steel Orchestra Cute Chick / Crazy Love 1960 45
Telco TW 3001
Choy Aming Hawaiian Wedding Song / Sayonara 1960 45
Telco TW 3002
Invaders Steel Orchestra Hawaiian Wedding Song / With a Song in My Heart 1960 45
Telco TW 3003
Invaders Steel Orchestra Come Back to Sorrento / Softly as in a Morning Sunrise 1960 45
Telco TW 3004
Mighty Power You Wasting You Time / The Smart Barbadian 1960 45
Telco TW 3005
Choy Aming Love Song From House Boat / Cha Cha Cha 1960 45
Telco TW 3006
Choy Aming Choy's Concerto / Lalisa 1960 45
Telco TW 3007
Choy Aming Misty / Judy 1960 45
Telco TW 3008
Choy Aming Rich Man, Poor Man / The Slogan 1960 45
Telco TW 3009
Invaders Steel Orchestra Leiberstraum / Melody in F 1960 45
Telco TW 3010
King Striker Macumere & Compere / Doctor Paul 1960 45
Telco TW 3011
Viper Moses Law / Doris 1960 45
Telco TW 3012
Lord Blakie Send Them Back / This Modern Generation 1960 45
Telco TW 3013
Lord Brynner The Princess' Wedding / South African Riot 1960 45
Telco TW 3014
Lord Brynner Riot at the Oval / Why Sparrow Lost the Crown 1960 45
Telco TW 3015
Errol Ince Happy Birthday Polka / Maria Bonita 1960 45
Telco TW 3016
Mighty Spoiler Fountain of Youth / Lost Memories 1960 45
Telco TW 3017
Avenger Female Police / Poonie 1960 45
Telco TW 3018
Mighty Skipper Foreign Lover Boys / The Old Widow 1960 45
Telco TW 3019
Frank Francis Theme from a Summer Place / Mae Mae 1960 45
Telco TW 3020
Mighty Popo Forbidden Fruit / Bingo Party 1960 45
Telco TW 3021
Lord Caruso Burn Them / Lucy c. 1961 45
Telco TW 3022
Lord Blakie Don't Be Too Quick to Judge / Chinese Baby Sitter 1960 45
Telco TW 3023
Lord Brynner Martiniquian Woman / Calypso Story 1960 45
Telco TW 3024
Mighty Power Happy Birthday / Federation 1960 45
Telco TW 3025
Lord Caruso The Cat and the Mouse / The Rope 1960 45
Telco TW 3027
Lord Blakie Five Cents and Ten Cents / Lorna 1960 45
Telco TW 3028
The Wyoming (Tin Cans) Combo The Ice Man / Pillow Talk 1960 45
Telco TW 3029
The Wyoming (Tin Cans) Combo Come Back to Sorento / Waltzing Matilda 1960 45
Telco TW 3030
Frank Francis Clara / Caio Caio Bambina 1960 45
Telco TW 3031
Frank Francis, Columbia Recording Orch Benwood Dick / Yellow Bird 1960 45
Telco TW 3032
Columbia Recording Orch Mustapha / Cheek to Cheek 1960 45
Telco TW 3033
Gemma Noel Dream of Gemma / Send Them Back 1960 45
Telco TW 3034
Sundowners El Reloj / M’Appari 1960 45
Telco TW 3035
Frank Francis We Governor / Poeme 1960 45
Telco TW 3036
Mano Marcellin You Do Something to Me / Sweet Mano 1960 45
Telco TW 3037
Sel Wheeler With All My Heart / Come Back Melvina 1960 45
Telco TW 3038
Frank Francis Summertime / Bess, You is My Woman Now 1960 45
Telco TW 3039
Frank Francis, Patsy Haynes Moonlight and Roses / Rhymes in Rhythm 1960 45
Telco TW 3040
King Striker After Johnny / You Want to Come Kill Me 1960 45
Telco TW 3041
Dutchy Brothers Chopin's Piano Bolero / He'll Have To Stay 1960 45
Telco TW 3042
Frank Francis I Saw Mammy Kissing Santa Claus / Where is Santa Claus 1960 45
Telco TW 3043
King Solomon Miss Santa / The Dumb Boy 1960 45
Telco TW 3044
Mighty Power The Market / The Census 1960 45
Telco TW 3045
Mighty Power Germaine / Marriage of the Year 1960 45
Telco TW 3046
Mighty Dougla Dance Me Lover / The Laziest Man 1961 45
Telco TW 3047
Mighty Dougla Teacher Teacher / Ugliness 1961 45
Telco TW 3049
Lord Brynner See Meh Mamma / Congo 1961 45
Telco TW 3050
Frank Francis Vegan A Baliar / La Bunbam 1961 45
Telco TW 3051
Mighty Crooner Josephina / Royal Jail c. 1961 45
Telco TW 3052
Mighty Popo Police Looking For Me / Jack Spania Bite Me 1961 45
Telco TW 3053
Frank Francis Clarita / Querida 1961 45
Telco TW 3054
Sel Wheeler The Mocking Bird Song / The Ugly Duckling 1961 45

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