Saturday, January 17, 2009

Remembering... Tim Tam & The Turn-Ons

This group is from Allen Park,Michigan in Detroit consisted of Rick Wiesend(Tim Tam)his brother Danny Wiesend,Don Grundman,Nick Butsicaris,John Ogen and Earl Rennie.

They Recorded...
-Wait A Minute/Opelia.Palmer Records-1966.
-Cheryl-Ann/Seal It With A Kiss.Palmer Records-1966.
-Kimberly/I Leave You In Tears.Palmer Records-1966
-Don't Say Hi/Don't Say Hi(Inst.).Palmer Records-1966.

The instrumental back up band were The Satellites from The Allen Park High School.

Left to right;Nick Butsicaris,Don Grundman,Earl Rennie,Rick Weisend(Tim Tam),John Ogen and Dan Wiesend.

In the spring of 1966 they charted #76 nationally with the Four Season's sound-a-like tune_Wait A Minute.


Later have a regional Hit with the side_Cheryl Ann.


1 comment:

Unknown said...

Met Johnny O at the Tigers game Saturday. What a wild, angry guy! He sang his own rendition of the National Anthem along with the soloist.