Closer And Closer/Caroline Golden Teardrops


Doo Wop
Ace Records
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Formed in 1961 and managed by Charles and Opal Lantz of Lanjo Records, the Golden Teardrops - Sonny Herring, Jerry Herring, Al Myrick, Julius Myrick and Jerry Allen - named their group after the Flamingos' 1953 ballad. Sonny, Al and Julius had been members of Bobby and the Bengals, who released ‘Double Rock’ b/w ‘No Parking’ on Quinton Welty's Wooster, Ohio-based B-W label in 1960.

These US imports are dinked, come in paper bags (the right stuff) plus plastic outers and a postcard. Quantities are strictly limited.


Track listing


Side 1

  • 01 Closer And Closer

Side 2

  • 01 Caroline

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