• The Honey Bees

    The Honey Bees (Detroit ???)

    Personnel :

    Joan Sanek

    Beverly Rislow

    Judy Regenold

    Biography :

    Vocal group composed by Joan Sanek, Beverly Rislow & Judy Regenold.

    The Honey Bees

    Photo from 1959 at a State Fair Parade in Detroit… The Honey Bees from Fraternity Records ? ("Teenage Heartbreak" / "Magic Words").

    If anyone has any information : doowop@club-internet.fr





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  • The Silver Aces

    The Silver Aces (Charlestown, Indiana)

    Personnel :

    Joe Lyons

    Bobby Braswell

    Mary Lou Lebetter

    Biography :

    Vocal group of Charlestown teenagers formed in 1961 who make many appearances in the area backed by instrumentalists known as the Starliters. The Starliters are Tony Kocherperger (guitar), Ed Givens (guitar) and Donnie Hostetler on Drums...



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  • The Ramrods (Bristol, Pa)

    The Ramrods (Bristol, Pa)

    Personnel :

    John Romano

    Fred Camillucci‎

    Jay Rocco

    Mike D'Uva

    Joe Caro

    Vince Laganella

    Biography :

    Group formed in 1959. They were seniors in high school. The picture was taken in 1960.





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  • The Nightcaps

    The Nightcaps (Salina, Kansas)

    Personnel :

    Doug Exline

    John Weigand

    Bob Sanders

    Janet Holm

    Biography :

    (From The Salina Journal - January 5, 1958)
    Freshmen at Kansas State College, Doug Exline, John Weigand, Bob Sanders and Janet Holm formed a group known as the Nightcaps. The foursome sings varied repertoire of popular songs arranged by Bob Sanders who also play Piano accompaniment for the group. They sang for many small parties andd informal groups at the college. Moving up a year in school, experience and popularity they have recently added to their list of successful appearances such jobs as an intermission spot at the Stan Kenton concert, The Fu Carnival, the big three college talent show and a weekly program on the student training radio station KSDB with occasional tape recordings played on Manahattan's KMAN.



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  • The Tri-Tones

    Top : Emily Gilmore Bottom :Sandra Catheyand and Marcia Manley

    The Tri-Tones (Bell Buckle, Tennessee)
    (updated by Hans-Joachim) 

    Personnel :

    Sandra Cathey

    Emily Gilmore

    Marcia Manley

    Biography :

    Three belles of Bell Buckle known as the Tri-Tones. made some mighty fine music for several years. Individually they are Sandra Cathey, Emily Gilmore, and Marcia Manley. All claim the romantic age of 18 In 1959. They were invited to New York to sing on one of the Sunday Nite variety/talent shows. Besides friendship and money, music has brought the Tri-Tones national fame.

    The Tri-Tones

    Their biggest achievement was the Arthur Godfrey Talent Scout Show. They were declared the winners and appeared on Arthur Godfrey's daytime show for a week. In 1959, Emily Gilmore join Delores Dinning, Darrell McCall and Hurshel Wigintin to form The Little Dippers.


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