Mello-Chords Groups

Mello-Chords (St Louis Missouri Label) – Desperado/ Golden Vanity, ’61 (Lyco 1001)  


Gms: Yoshio Inomato and feature Pat Phillips, Don Brackin & Harold Valentine.


Mello-Chords (Sacramento CA) – I’m So All Alone/ A Teardrop Falls, ’75 (Palm 5000)


Label was active from 1959-1963.

The 5000# is outside this sequence.

  • As/ a former online source (collectorsfrenzy), ‘I’m So All Alone’ was previously unissued and released on Palm in 1975.


Eddie Cochran’s ‘Lonely (2:00)’, essentially the same song as ‘I’m So All Alone (2:28)’, was recorded in May, 1958 and released after his death August 1960.

  • Recorded date for the Mello-Chords ‘I’m So All Alone’ is not known.


YFI:  Scanned writing credits are Shari Sheeley (Cochran version) and Cole-Mimms (Mello-Chords version.)