Tuesday, November 17, 2009

THE BALLADS...Franwil & Ron-Cris Recordings

Group from the Branford High School in New Heaven,Connecticut consisted of front Row;Dick Arnold.
Back Row,Left to Right;Frank Airone,Jack Davis and Bob McGowan.

The group was formed in 1955 and were one of the very first interracial groups in Doo Wop Music.

They Released...
-Before You Fall In Love/Broke.Franwil Records-1956.
-Somehow/Knee Bop.Ron Cris Records-1960.

LISTEN...





Their lead singer,Dick Arnold later did two stints with The Five Satins,he sang lead on_Do You Remember and on_No One Know.
Arnold also recoded some sides as a solo artist(If I Need Her,Elvis RIP...).

Listen The Five Satin's with Dick Arnold on lead...

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