• The Meloaires aka The Teen Tones (1)


    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



  • Comments

    1
    Fernando L. Gonzalez
    Tuesday 10th July 2012 at 18:54
    Meloaires & Teen Tones
    Dear Sir: The picture you have of the Meloaires is NOT the Meloaires. If you compare the two photos, They are NOT the same people. I have the correct picture of the Meloaires. Let me know if you would like me to send you a copy. Sincerely, Fernando L.Gonzalez
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