Wednesday, December 23, 2009

THE LEGENDS_Marionette

 Band from Milwaukee,WI formed in 1959 as The Nomads(they changed their name soon when know to prior band with the same name)consisted of  Larry Foster, Sam McCue,Jerry Schils and Jim Sesody.

They were present in The Complete Book Of Doo Wop with...

-Gail/Lariet. Key Records-1961.
-My Love For You/Say Mama. Ermine Records-1962.
-Bop A Lena/I Wish I Knew. Ermine Records-1962.
-Temptation/Marionette. Ermine Records-1962.
-Run To The Movies/Summertime Blues. Capitol Records-1963.

In 1961 recorded two instrumental sides for The Key label followed by the Gen Vincent's rocker side_Say Mama. recorded on 1962 for Ermine Records a label owned by saxophonist Bill Erman. The side was a local hit and the band recorded another rocker version_Bop A Lena. original by Ronnie Self.

 From 1961 to 1966 the band recorded two albums and 12 singles with instrumental,rock & roll,ballads and doo wop sides as_Marionette.

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