Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Flamingos, The

Flamingos, The


The Jive Five: Where Are You Now

Comment by Charlie Gillett, Record Mirror, September 1969

To the editor, R 'n' B World, New York. ...

The Flamingos

Sleevenotes by Pete Grendysa, MCA Records, 1997

THEY DIDN'T ROCK; they didn't roll. Their singing had nothing of the street corner or local school yard about it. With roots in a little-known ...

A Doo-Wop Dream of Love Addiction: The Pop Perfection of the Flamingos' 'I Only Have Eyes for You'

Essay by Barney Hoskyns, Catalog for Doug Aitken's Song 1 exhibition, June 2012

I WAS FOURTEEN YEARS OLD – a glam-rock brat awakening to the golden innocence of pre-Beatles American pop – when I shelled out for the ...

back to LIBRARY