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Subject: "Mope-Itty Mope" by The Boss-Tones


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Date Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 01:27:17

Once again, I just read on yet another oldies website that Len Barry (of the Dovells) was an "anonymous lead vocalist" on "Mope-Itty Mope". I have been hearing and reading this false info for a few years now, and I'd like to finally set the record straight here. Len Barry was not involved with The Boss-Tones at all, and he did not sing on that record. Len Barry's original group was The Brooktones, which later evolved into The Deauvilles simplier spelled Dovells. The Dovells later recorded their own version of "Mope-Itty Mope", which is probably the reason for the confusion regarding the Boss-Tones record. The only group The Boss-Tones had any association with was The Ly-Dells. The source of my info is two members of the actual Boss-Tones. I'd just like to see the record set straight.

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Re: "Mope-Itty Mope" by The Boss-TonesjonMon May 22, 2017 07:43:15
Re: "Mope-Itty Mope" by The Boss-TonesDan D.Mon May 22, 2017 13:17:26
jon and Dan, glad you appreciated the info.CRTue May 23, 2017 15:13:50


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