Tuesday, May 14, 2013

My Lovey Dovin'

Paul Chaplin
and his band

(Paul Chaplain, Drum Pub. Co. BMI)
Arranger Howard Biggs

Elgin Records #5001/5002
1963 (November)
Paul "Chappy" Chaplain was born in Dudley (Webster) Massachusetts,  raised on Williams Street.  He died in 1995. 

With his band, he played the Boston area in the early 1960s.  They had a regional hit with "Shortin' Bread" in October of 1960, a song produced and issued by Harry Persons on his own Harper label,  a label later distributed by Monte Bruce and George Goldner.

1 comment:

  1. the flip of Shortnin' Bread is the awesome "Nicotine," pre-Beatles greaser rock at its finest. e