Friday, March 20, 2009
CHIP & THE QUARTERTONES / THE INTENTIONS
Group from Philadelphia consisted of (left to right) Chip Kopaczewski,Dick Curry,Jimmy Murkens,Tony Galantino and Jimmy Gleason(not in the picture).
In the fall of 1964 they recorded for Carlton Records_Simple Simon/You Were My Baby.
Without succes at Carlton,the group soon drifted apart but Chip
and Tony continue perfoming with another group;The Intentions
In the early 60's The Intentions were an unrecorded group from Nearby Yeadon in Philadelphia consisted of (L to R) Al Diprieto,Tony Avicol,Charlie Votta and (seated) Eddie Sachetti.
Eddie the lead of the group ask to Chip Kopaczewski and Tony Galantino of a recent broken group Chip & The Quartertones to sing with their group.
Finally all they recorded in 1964 for melron records the song_I'm In Love With A Go Go Girl. written by and for Chip's girlfriend,Arlene,who was a go go girl. with the B side_Wonderful Girl.
Note; This Intentions group had no affiliation with others Intentions group names that recorded for Jamie,Uptown,Kent...