Gales & Gayles

Gales (Detroit) formerly Violinaires – Another Soldier Gone/ Joy In The Beulah Land, ’54 (Drummond 4000) (Label misspelled as Voilinaires.)

 

as The ? Marks – Another Soldier Gone/ Go And Get Some More, ’54 (Swing Time 346)

(This is an alternate version (by some members of the Original Violinaires).  As/youtube youtube.com/watch?v=hXD8g7F2oB8, the flip ‘Go And Get Some More’ is by the Hollywood Flames and credited as the ? Marks.)

 

by the Hollywood Flames as The ? Marks – Go And Get Some More, ’54 (Swing Time 346)

(As/youtube youtube.com/watch?v=hXD8g7F2oB8, the flip ‘Go And Get Some More’ is by the Hollywood Flames and credited as the ? Marks.  According to Marv Goldberg’s history of The Hollywood Flames (uncamarvy.com/HollywoodFlames/hollywoodflames.html), the lead singer is Bobby Byrd.)

 

Gales (Detroit)

– Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying/ My Eyes Keep Me In Trouble, ’55 (JVB 34)

– Darling Patricia/ All Is Well, All Is Well, ’55 (JVB 35 & JOB 3001)

 

 

Gales (NY Label)

– Guiding Angel/ Baby Come Home, ’58 (Mel-o 111)

– Josephine/ If I Could Forget, ’58 (Mel-o 113)

 

 

Gales (Washington DC) (gm James Isom) – Squeeze Me/ I Love You, ’60 (Winn 9160)

(James Isom is the only connection between the Washington Marvels & Senators groups.  There is no aka.)

 

 

Gales (NY Girl Group) – Tommy/ Around The Clock (With You), ’63 (Debra 1002)

 

 

Gayles (New York) (gms: Elise Bretton, Laura Leslie & Dee Laws.)

– My Boy-Flat Top/ I Get So Happy, ’55 (King 4846)

– I Had To Lose You/ Too Late I Learned, ’55 (King 4860)

 

 

Gayles (Unknown Group) – Yes Sir, That’s My Baby/ All I Want Is You, ’56 (Media 1021)

(No scans found. Billboard reviewed February 4/56 as Gayles.)

 

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