Monday, June 8, 2015

THE MISTICS (Capri & Kirk records)


Above, the Mistics from the Charles H. Milby High School in Houston, Texas. formed by (L. to R), Ray Vaughn, Jerry Simmons, Neal Seymour, Buster Sullivan and Tommy Thompson.

This formation recorded in 1960 ( date according to the Kreiter's guide) on the Capri label established in Conroe, Texas by Huey P Meaux and Foy Lee ...

-Memories / Without Love (There Is Nothing).

The Complete Book of Doo Wop dated this recording  from 1963.

B side, original by Clyde McPhatter was a big hit in Houston (#2) and California (#1).



Listen 2 sides...



When the original Mistics graduate, emegerd a second Milby's, Mistics group formed by Charlie Smith, Wally Sisk,  Joe Simmons and Sonny "Clyde" Jones", see below picture.


Problably they recorded....

-You'll Be There / What Happened to Saturday. Kirk records-1964.

If anyone have more information about these two formations and the two songs on Kirk records, please write me.

Thanks to; http://milby1960.typepad.com/milby_class_of_1960/clyde-sonny-jones.HTML

1 comment:

Apes Ville said...

Texas label https://www.discogs.com/The-Mistics-What-Happened-To-Saturday-Youll-Be-There/release/7616944