Post comment. Forum Archives I suppose Levine meant well at the outset and hoped for the best, but most of the recordings sounded contrived, due to so many synthesized instrumentals and somewhat cheesy production. The Marvelettes was an American girl group that achieved popularity in the early- to mid-1960s. Even if somebody had personal problems at home, weâ��d still sit and discuss it! … I can imagine. At this stage, Wanda joined the group to share lead vocals with Gladys. When The Marvelettes auditioned for Motown, the label didn't have their full songwriting machinery in place, so they asked the girls to bring in material. They provided no real funding. In an interview with Marc Myers for the book Anatomy of a Song, Marvelettes singer Katherine “Kat” Anderson Schaffner said,. I agree, she did sound more frustrated than bitter. CONTACT Us Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for In Full Bloom - The Marvelettes on AllMusic - 1969 - Not as cohesive as their previous two albums, but… THE MARVELETTES: Motown 50 classic interview series - Sep 1990 With Motown Recordsâ�� currently celebrating their 50th Anniversary, Pete Lewis recalls speaking exclusively to The Marvelettesâ�� former lead vocalist Wanda Rogers back in September 1990. Concludes Wanda; â��When Ian Levine first contacted me about doing a new Marvelettes album, I was amazed! We're talking in the hundreds. Bill Randle. and the Marvelettes legacy was not preserved. Nevertheless, she was lead vocalist on their debut Motorcity single release (also contained on their aforementioned current album), â��Holding On With Both Handsâ��. See All. But back to Gladys, it was a just another huge disappointment to her and could only have served to further fuel her resentments. (Even Wanda even turned in a couple of good numbers, thanks to Kim Weston's coaching her, and multiple takes in the studio which were cobbled together.) It was like an unknown sickness started in the group that Iâ��m not able to explain. Her firstborn son, Sammie, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and in a 1985 interview with the Los Angeles Times she said she’d quit the business to care for him: “I didn’t want to travel. They included DeBarge in the Motown Museum?! I will be putting our Soul Spotlight on the Marvelettes and playing an interview I did with my friend Katherine "Kat" Anderson Schaffner of the original Marvelettes. Because Iâ��d think they really cared for us! If any problems would go wrong within the group, or with the female vocalists - Mary Wells, Kim Weston - weâ��d sit and have meetings. The Marvelettes were an all-girl group who achieved popularity in the early to mid-1960s. The Science of soul March 15th 2020added 8 months ago; The Science of Soul radio show bringing you music to … Dee Jay J.J. 1y ago. If anyone is hearing bitterness in this interview, take notice that it ain't all for herself or the Marvelettes. View Marvelettes, The interviews, articles and reviews from Rock's Backpages: The ultimate library of rock music writing and journalism. Livraison gratuite (voir cond.). The Marvelettes never topped the chart again, but they had six Top 20 singles, including “Beachwood 4-5789,” “Don’t Mess With Bill” and “Playboy.” The Marvelettes' hit making days had waned by the end of the 1960s and in 1970 the group disbanded. MOTOWN Forum He also shared the stories about some of Motown’s biggest songs, The Marvelettes “Please Mr. Postman”, Marvin Gaye’s “Stubborn Kind of Fellow” and The Supremes “Where Did Our Love Go”, and the struggles of these young, talented Motown artists. Interviews Votre recherche : Please Mr. Postman - The Marvelettes. Down to Earth and was doing what they enjoyed. On leur doit le premier « numéro 1 » de Motown avec la chanson sortie sur le label Tamla (54046) Please Mr. Postman en août (1961). With Motown Recordsâ currently celebrating their 50th Anniversary, Pete Lewis recalls speaking exclusively to The Marvelettesâ former lead vocalist Wanda Rogers back in September 1990. This was the first I had heard the song. Soulful Detroit is a free service that relies on revenue from ad display [regrettably] and donations. Please Mr. Postman - The Marvelettes. It was, at the same time, Motown but Not-Motown. Berry Gordy was like the daddy, and we were his children! The Marvelettes' hit making days had waned by the end of the 1960s and in 1970 the group disbanded. Because, Iâ��d decided years ago that I didnâ��t wanna record anymore!â��. When theyâ��d throw money on the stage, throw keys, throw hankies - Iâ��d be like â��Ooh, they really LOVE us!â�� and it really would put me into shock for a while! It wasn’t Edna. Never cared much for the Levine material, but Gladys' voice was true and strong and instantly recognizable on this and the other Motorcity tracks. Thus, Wanda’s voice was better suited to Smokey’s writing style, plus she was married to Bobby Rogers, one of Smokey’s Miracles, so it just stood to reason. Do you remember the name of the real classy lady that helped Mrs. Gordy. No doubt much of which was a reaction to the horrible experiences she endured within the social climate of the early Sixties, when The Marvelettes were Motownâ��s premiere girl vocal group, having provided the legendary Detroit label with its first US national Number One - â��Please Mr. Postmanâ�� - in 1961. And Martha Reeves and The Vandellas #50 on their first Greatest Hits, while their studio albums all hovered below the Top 100 Pop Album chart). My money - I had over 13,000 dollars in small savings. ALL FORUMS Yeah. The author did interview Gladys, Katherine Anderson and Juanita Cowart, 3 of the 5 original Marvelettes, so this book does provide a lot of material, stories and history that you will not find anywhere else. "I came off the road. And before long Katherine, Gladys and myself were the only three left.â��, US hits under this line-up included â��Too Many Fish In The Seaâ��, Donâ��t Mess With Billâ�� and â��The Hunter Gets Captured By The Gameâ��; while the romantic ballad â��When Youâ��re Young And In Loveâ�� gave the trio their first UK Top 20 success in 1967. It was astounding how many Hitsville acts Levine coaxed back into the studio, and how many tracks were recorded. "I came off the road. She started the Museum with zero help from Mr. Gordy and Motown. The only time I met her was probably a bit before the time of this interview, and she had nothing good to say about anyone at Hitsville other than Mary Wells (who was terminally ill at the time) and Florence Ballard. Oh they completely dogged the Marvelettes and some of the other early acts like the Contours. HEADLINE TOPICS You know, when you think of the company as a whole, you think of that love - one big happy family in the Motown Sound. I have enjoyed every interview I've done for different reasons, and ... really, I'm just grateful to anyone who's interested enough or willing to share my work with their audience. I suppose he was banking on extensive distribution, and on there being more of a demand. (The Marvelettes only charted with their first "Greatest Hits" at a disappointing #84 on the Pop Album Chart, faring better on the R&B Album chart at #4, "The Pink Album" made a little noise. Youâ��re talking about FRIGHTNING?!! Soulful Detroit Tours, JOIN US! Probably the most pop-oriented of Motown's major female acts, the Marvelettes didn't project as strong an identity as the Supremes, Mary Wells, or Martha Reeves, but recorded quite a few hits, including Motown's first number one single, "Please Mr. Postman" (1961). Wanda’s voice had that bitter-sweet edge where Gladys always sang full-out and sometimes a little gravelly. Achetez 'Come Here Again With My Best Music par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital France - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. Weâ��re having rehearsal this evening over at Georginnaâ��s house. They consisted of schoolmates Gladys Horton, Katherine Anderson (later Katherine Anderson Schnaffer), Georgeanna Tillman (later Georgeanna Tillman-Gordon), Juanita Cowart (later Juanita Cowart Motley) and Georgia Dobbins, who was replaced by Wanda Young prior to the group signing their first deal. Listeners337. Achetez les vinyles, CDs de The Velvelettes, et plus encore sur la Marketplace Discogs. â�¦ Sad, sinister tales related to me by Wanda Rogers of The Marvelettes, in an exclusive interview - the first she has given in over twenty years - following years of mental and alcohol-related problems. Driving me crazy. Despite being one of Motown's first big acts, the Marvelettes didn't record as many albums as the Temptations, Supremes, the Miracles, Stevie Wonder, or Martha & the Vandellas, but the girls from Inkster, MI did record some unforgettable sides and some good LPs. I found it very gratifying to finally hear about the group's quick … Achetez 'Playboy par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital France - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. We learned a ton from this intriguing documentary on The Marvelettes, the truly unsung female singing group from Motown’s early years.Later overshadowed by Diana Ross and The Supremes, the group achieved significant chart success with classics like Mr. Postman (Motown’s first #1 hit) and Don’t Mess with Bill, but later imploded in a far too familiar scenario. Buy and sell music with collectors in the Marketplace. Not only Berry Gordy, but the whole Gordy family, looked after us like we were their babies. William Garrett, a songwriter friend of group member Georgia Dobbins, offered this to The Marvelettes when she asked if he had anything for them to sing. He even offered a membership, costing a great deal, which would send members some or all of the recordings, but it was way out of my price range. With their audition going well, the group were advised to write some songs. Sad, sinister tales related to me by Wanda Rogers of The Marvelettes, in an exclusive interview - the first she has given in over twenty years - following years of mental and alcohol-related problems. Other than their singing and their shows, the best part about the Marvelettes is that they were all just very good women. But in an interview on Thursday, Ms. Schaffner, one of the original Marvelettes, gave her full credit. Favorited by5. If you enjoy a dishy, trashy but fun read I strongly urge you to purchase "The Fabulous Sylvester" by Joshua Gamson. DetroitYES FORUM. The Marvelettes were then riding the success of a couple of songs — "Please Mr. Postman" and "Beachwood 4-5789" — that Reeves said made her own career possible. This is what I love about Gladys; her complaints are for the fact that Motown wasn't acknowledging the ones who made it happen meaning all the acts that came onboard in the early days. "I came off the road. Interviews Votre recherche : Gladys Horton, interprète du fameux Please Mr. Postman, est morte ! In 1970, Wanda recorded a solo album with Smokey Robinson serving as her producer. She certainly deserved better, and I hope she found some happiness eventually. WIN LUXURY SOUL FAMILY 2021. But I still havenâ��t heard of any of the artists mention the PURE HATE that they endured, the disadvantages.â��. When I met Gladys a couple of years later and asked her about the project she said that most of the artists never even got paid, so of course that was another reason for her to be bitter. We learned a ton from this intriguing documentary on The Marvelettes, the truly unsung female singing group from Motown’s early years.Later overshadowed by Diana Ross and The Supremes, the group achieved significant chart success with classics like Mr. Postman (Motown’s first #1 hit) and Don’t Mess with Bill, but later imploded in a far too familiar scenario. The best title I could draw from the song was Secret Love Affair, but the. The Marvelettes were a big part of all the excitement. she was the first female night club DJ in NYC in the 60's and she DOES talk about playing Marvelettes records in the big NY clubs. Reposted by1. THEY NEVER RECORDED IN DETROIT!!! The Marvelettes (L to R Juanita Cowart, Georgenna Tillman, Gladys Horton, Wanda Young, Katherine Anderson - 1961) Despite twenty-one R&B chart hits, twenty-three Pop hits, and Motown's first number one single, the Marvelettes were never the darlings of Motown that they aspired to be. Expansion's unmissable annual soul compilation up for grabs. EXCELLENT. Achetez neuf ou d'occasion It's a shame she wasn't able to record more prior to her passing. In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my Achetez 'Twistin' Postman par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital Canada - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. I was working or rather volunteering there around that time. It was hard work!â��, â��I mean, on that score those were the greatest days Iâ��ve ever experienced in my life!â��, she reminisces joyfully: â��We - all the artists - were like one big happy family! The author did interview Gladys, Katherine Anderson and Juanita Cowart , 3 of the 5 original Marvelettes, so this book does provide a lot of material, stories and history that you will not find anywhere else. “We only started singing together because Gladys asked us,” she recalled. Explorez les références de The Velvelettes sur Discogs. This is what I love about Gladys; her complaints are for the fact that Motown wasn't acknowledging the ones who made it happen meaning all the acts that came onboard in the early days. My understanding was that Berry was tired of the recording business and wanted to step up a little higher and get into the movie production. Sensing marketing value as a Marvelettes release, Motown released the album as The Return of the Marvelettes. An insult on The Marvelettes and other Detroiters who helped to make MOTOWN. The white people were so prejudiced! More from . Retrouvez infos & avis sur une large sélection de DVD & Blu-ray neufs ou d'occasion. Weâ��d have such great times! Sad smh. Professionally, meanwhile, disappointment also came in the early Seventies. I guess we should be grateful that Levine made such an effort and certainly many of these artists such as Wanda would never have been back in the recording studio otherwise, but I think his music suffered from too much quantity and not enough quality. décès mort Musique people USA News people. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for In Full Bloom - The Marvelettes on AllMusic - 1969 - Not as cohesive as their previous two albums, but… I think the riff between Gladys & Smokey is from the early 60's when Gladys was on Claudettes' side in a marital tiff Claudette & Smokey were having. Rick Sperling — creator and founding artistic director of the Mosaic Youth Theater of Detroit — approached her for an interview for a play he wanted to write about the Marvelettes. 2 Interview de Robert Combas 3 The Tornados- Locomotion with me 4 The Marvelettes- I’ll keep on holding on 5 Len Barry- 1 2 3 6 Young Holt Unlimited- Dig her walk 7 Interview de Robert Combas 8 Les Sans Pattes- C'est la guerre des langues 9 Leaf Hound- Freelance Fiend 10 The Left Bank- Pretty Belerina 11 Hypnose et LSD 12 Pascal Comelade feat The Liminanas-Stigmate de la ligne crade 13 … Would you like to join our group? CLUBHOUSE It was all Mrs. Edwards initiative and responsibility. Iâ��d grumble and complain within myself sometimes: â��Why would they move to California, knowing that this is Berry Gordyâ��s home town?â��.â��, Nevertheless, as Wanda openly acknowledges, life at Motown during The Marvelettesâ�� Sixties heyday was far from all bad: â��Yeah, knowing that the public really loved us would bring tears to my eyes! If youâ��re interested come on over!â��â��, remembers Wanda with a distant smile: â��She wanted to know if I could sing alto. In 1970, Wanda recorded a solo album with Smokey Robinson serving as her producer. It really isn't a bad song IMO. About the slavery and how white people treated the black people in earlier times. Marv I used to take customers there in the early days. Gladys came to visit in 1989 and believe it or not the place was in much better shape than it was in 1986 when I first stepped inside. The girls then called the Marvels finished fourth ( though in a 1980 interview Horton said they came in first), but their teacher, Mrs. Shirley Sharpley, convinced the principal Anita Cox to let them go on the audition. It's sad that she was so bitter, although of course she had every reason to be. Achetez 'Please Mr Postman par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital Luxembourg - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. And if thereâ��s one wish I have, itâ��s that those days would come back - where everybody could get together again as one big happy family - before I die, maybeâ�¦â��. As usual, on the "Artists" page, The Marvelettes aren't even mentioned, just as Gladys Horton complained about in the '92 interview! I suppose she didn't have a literary agent either, and she seemed not to have a clear focus for the project. SEARCH Forum Gladys and Wanda sounded just a bit similar, so each could cover for the other when necessary, which was an asset to the group at the time. From the early days of Motown through the end of its first and best decade, this group from the Detroit suburb of Inkster, Michigan delivered a steady stream of hit records noted for strong lead vocals by two of Hitsville U.S.A.'s best, though sometimes overlooked, singers, Gladys Horton and Wanda Young. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from The Velvelettes at the Discogs Marketplace. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for The Marvelettes - The Marvelettes on AllMusic - 1967 - Perhaps the best studio album the Marvelettes… You know, sometimes Iâ��d be pregnant and singing. Interestingly, Wanda was not actually an original member of The Marvelettesâ�� line-up. I agree because it was proven that both of these groups could still sing and peform very well for many years after Motown kicked them to the curb. Iâ��d carry my babies and go on the road. Which ultimately led to them leaving the label and splitting up: â��At the time no-one actually complainedâ��, relates Wanda sombrely: â��It was all done so quietly that we didnâ��t know if the gangsters had taken over, or WHAT was going on - nobody knew! Thanks for uploading this song. She was very much the realist (with good reason). The Marvelettes were an all-girl group who achieved popularity in the early to mid-1960s. BRINGING YOU THE STORIES BEHIND MUSIC + ESSENTIAL NEWS, REVIEWS AND INTERVIEWS, Home / Issue 1098 / Features / THE MARVELETTES: Motown 50 classic interview series - Sep 1990. The line-up on said LP comprising Wanda Rogers, Gladys Horton, plus two new girls (Echo Johnson and Jean Mc Clain) that Gladys chose when she reformed the group in the mid-Eighties. THE MARVELETTES: Motown 50 classic interview series - Sep 1990. Georgia came up with the essential idea for â��Please Mr. Postmanâ��; Motown chief Berry Gordy liked the general ideaâ�¦ And, after completion by staff songwriters, it was recorded and became the groupâ��s first success - hitting Number One when the average age of the group was just 17! Comments. Achetez, pré-écoutez et téléchargez parmi 25 millions de titres sur notre boutique. So doesn't appear that much has changed. Achetez 'Playboy par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital Canada - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. Achetez 'Hey Baby / Mashed Potato Time par The Marvelettes' sur la plateforme de musique 7digital France - Un catalogue de plus de 30 millions de titres haute qualité. There was a song that was played in the interview. I never heard anything from her after that. While Wanda has rejoined the group for recording purposes, she no longer tours with them. I would love to know whose hands the manuscript is in. Pretty rustic to say the least! In an interview with Marc Myers for the book Anatomy of a Song, Marvelettes singer Katherine “Kat” Anderson Schaffner said,. It was a real shock! I had to spend my time caring for my son.” Ultimately, the Marvelettes’ career fizzled out. Meanwhile, bringing things up-to-date, both â��Too Many Fish In The Seaâ�� and â��My Baby Must Be A Magicianâ�� are two remakes contained on the current Ian Levine-produced â��The Marvelettesâ�¦Now!â�� album, on Ianâ��s Motorcity label. Then, Motown staff writers Eddie Holland, Lamont Dozier and Brian Holland brought the trio a song that had been turned down by another of the label’s girl groups, The Marvelettes. As part of Motown Recordsâ�� 50th Anniversary, The Marvelettesâ�� album â��â��The Definitive Collectionâ�� is released January 26; with The Marvelettesâ�� â��Complete Albums Vol.1â�� following February 2Words PETE LEWIS, It's divine inspiration and gospel greatness from UK soul royal Mica Paris, Remembering Run DMC hip-hop legend Jam Master Jay through the eyes of fellow group member DMC, Jalapeno Records celebrate 20 years of giving funk & soul lovers exactly what they want, COMPETITION TIME! And, with Anne in the line-up, they had one last hit with â��My Baby Must Be A Magicianâ�� before officially splitting in 1971. I thought one of the tracks Motown-worthy, "Holding on With Both Hands," clearing evoking (and not badly) "I'll Keep Holding On.". In 1991 Gladys was flying with comments about what happened to the Marvelettes, she sent me a tape and it is very telling the interview she did when she performed in England in 1991 with Bill Rhandle. 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