• The Meloaires (Columbus, GA.)
    aka The Teen Tones (1)
    Photo update by : Fernando L. Gonzalez   

    Personnel :

    Gerald Powers

    Larry Kent

    Gordon Barksdale

    Bob Burnett

    Discography :

    The Meloaires
    1959 - Indebted To You / You Know Baby (Nasco 6019)
    1959 - I'm so glad (Nasco/Excello) (Unreleased)
    1959 - Don't Ever Get Married (Nasco/Excello) (Unreleased)

    The Teen Tones (1)
    1958 - Faded Love / Gypsy boogie (Nu-Clear 1)

    Biography :

    The Teen Tones were a Vocal & instrumental group in 1958 & 1959. Members included Gerald Powers, Larry Kent, Gordon Barksdale and Bob Burnett.

    The Teen Tones                                                                             

    All were students at Baker High School in Columbus, Ga. They cut two singles : as the "Teen Tones" on NuClear Records and later as the "Meloaires" on Nasco Records out of Nashville.


    They have a fantastic unreleased side "I'm so glad".

     The Nasco label had success with the Crescendos in 1958 with a song called "Oh, Julie," which made the pop music Top 10. The company was a part of Excellorec Music who produced a great many doowop groups of the 50's.

    Songs :

    Indebted To You                               You Know Baby

    I'm so glad                                   Don't Ever Get Married

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