Saturday, May 23, 2009

THE MURMAIDS_Popsicles And Icicles

Pop girl trio from Los Angeles consisted of sisters Carol and Terry Fischer with their neighbor and friend Sally Gordon.

The fischer father Carl was music director and arranger for pop star Frankie Laine.when the girls began to show an interes in singing they went to their mother for help,she send the trio to Ruth Conte president of Los Angeles based label Chattahoochee Records where the recording director Kim Fowley have a song perfectly for the trio_Popsicles And Icicles(written by david Gates of Bread Fame).

This song was issued in late 1963 and soon charted # 3 in the national charts.


The group recorded again for Chattahocche Records but the new singles failed in the charts and the trio disappear of the show bussines.

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Unreleased sides are available as their Slades/Shields classic_You Cheated. version.


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