• The Lanes (Brooklyn, NY)
    aka The Dynamics (1)


    Personnel :

    Pat Flugieri (Lead Tenor)

    Sonny "Augie" Pirillo (Tenor)

    Jerry Giamonco (Bass)

    Ben Lanzarone (Piano)

    Discography :

    The Lanes

    Singles :
    1956 - You Alone / Open Up Your Heart (Gee 1023)
    Unreleased :
    1956 - I Wonder (Gee)
    1956 - Please Be My Love (Gee)

    The Dynamics (1)
    1957 -  Ka Joom / A Hundred Million Lies (Warner 1016)

    Biography :

    Vocal group from Brooklyn, The Lanes sign a recording contract with George Goldner, owner of Gee records, the house of Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers. The group cut "You Alone" b/w "Open Up Your Heart". On the strength of the record, the Lanes were booked into the Apollo Theater, with an Alan Freed show, for the week beginning November 23, 1956.


    Also on the bill were several other acts on Goldner's labels: the Harptones, the Cleftones, the Pretenders, the Rhythm Jesters, and the Joytones... In 1957, the group cut "Ka Joom " b/w "A Hundred Million Lies" for Warner under the name of the Dynamics and broke up.

    Songs :
    (updated by Hans-Joachim)

    The Lanes

    You Alone / Open Up Your Heart            Please Be My Love                         I Wonder                  

    The Dynamics (1)

    Ka Joom / A Hundred Million Lies





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