Friday, March 08, 2013

Record #0289: Bread and Butter / Tough Little Buggy – THE NEWBEATS

Hickory 1269 (original) USA, Jul. 1964
Words & Music by:  Side A – Larry Parks, Jay Turnbow; Side B – Dave Allen
Musicians: Larry Henley (falsetto), Dean Mathis (vocals), Mark Mathis (vocals), Billy Sanford (guitar) others unknown
Recording sessions: Nashville, TN, 1964
Highest chart positions:  US #2, UK #15, Australia #8

This one has a very interesting falsetto on side A. The first time I heard it I pictured the singer to be pretty much different from what he was. :)
Well, but it worked and it gave the group their only US Top 10 hit.

The flip is a Surf styled car song.

List price:  Very Good+ is $7.50, Near Mint is $15

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