Marathons Groups

Marathons (NY) – Don’t Know Why/ The Stranger, ’59 (Sabrina 334 & JC 101)

 

 

These Marathons are not the other Arvee Marathons or Plaza (HB Barnum group).

Vibrations as Marathons (1st Barnum/Cooper Marathons) – Peanut Butter/ Talkin’ Trash, ’61 (Arvee 5027)

(Recorded by the Vibrations for HB Barnum and Marty Cooper and released on the Arvee label as the Marathons.)

 

Vibrations as Marathons (1st Barnum/Cooper Marathons) – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Arvee LP-424)

(This Vibrations as Marathons (Arvee 5027) side was on the Olympics LP (Dance By The Light Of The Moon.))

 

Vibrations as (Named By Others As) Marathons – Peanut Butter/ Down In New Orleans, ’61 (Chess 1790)

(Peanut Butter is re-recorded version for Chess/Argo releases.  The Vibrations did not record again as the Marathons.)

 

Vibrations as (Recorded as) Marathons – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Argo 5389

Vibrations as (Named By Others As) Marathons  – Down In New Orleans, ’61 (Argo 5389)

 

Vibrations credited as Marathons – Peanut Butter, ’61 (Collectables 5081 B1)

Vibrations credited as Marathons – Talkin’ Trash, ’61 (Collectables 5081 B2)

 

 

Marathons (2nd Barnum/Cooper Marathons)

– Tight Sweater/ C Percy Mercy Of Scotland Yard, ’61 (Arvee 5038)

– Chicken Spaceman/ You Bug Me Baby, ’62 (Arvee 5048) (as/Marv Goldberg these sides are recorded as duets by Barnum and Cooper.  A-side credit isas Marathons.  No b scan.)

– Mashed Potatoes One More Time/ Little Pancho, ’62 (Plaza 507)

– C Percy Mercy Of Scotland Yard, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B3)

– High Blood Pressure, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B4)

– Gee, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B5)

– Tight Sweater, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B6)

– Chicken Spaceman, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B7)

– Oink Jones, ’61 (Collectables LP 5081 B8)

 

(These Marathons are not connected to the Vibrations.  Marty Cooper is from the West Coast and not to be confused with Marty Cooper (East Coast) who recorded as Tico & The Triumphs.  As/per Marv Goldberg gms: Bobby Mac (Maccagnanno), James Hall, Freddy Sachel, and Art Wheeler.)

 

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