Mandrake


SINGLES

LIDO L600 – LEE AND THE SOUNDS (feat. Lee Reynolds, Gerry Granahan & Vinnie Rogers)
What Is This Thing Called Love / Beautiful Romance (5/1959 US)

COLUMBIA 4-41858 (white label promo) – MANDRAKE
Mandrake / The Witch’s Twist (10/1960 US)

COLUMBIA 4-41858 – MANDRAKE
Mandrake / The Witch’s Twist (10/1960 US)

PHILIPS PB 1093 – MANDRAKE
Mandrake / The Witch’s Twist (12/1960 UK)

PHILIPS 322 691 BF – MANDRAKE
Mandrake / The Witch’s Twist (1960 SWE)

COLUMBIA 4-41928 (white label promo) – MANDRAKE, ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF JACK PLEIS
Lost Love / All I Do Is Dream Of You (12/1960 US)

COLUMBIA 4-41928 – MANDRAKE, ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF JACK PLEIS
Lost Love / All I Do Is Dream Of You (12/1960 US)

CORONET KS-438 – MANDRAKE, ORCHESTRA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF JACK PLEIS
Lost Love / All I Do Is Dream Of You (1961 AUS)

COLUMBIA 4-41928 – MANDRAKE
The Witch’s Twist / Mandrake (2/1961 AUS)

COLUMBIA 3-42004 (white label promo) – MANDRAKE
Thank Goodness It’s Friday (T. G. I. F.) / Queen Of Sheba (5/1961 US)

COLUMBIA 4-42004 – MANDRAKE
Thank Goodness It’s Friday (T. G. I. F.) / Queen Of Sheba (5/1961 US)

PHILIPS PB 1153 – MANDRAKE, ARRANGED AND CONDUCTED BY JACK PLEIS
Thank Goodness It’s Friday (T. G. I. F.) / Queen Of Sheba (6/1961 UK)

COLUMBIA 3-42004 (33 1/3 rpm, with “promo” stamper and text “printed in U.S.A.”) – MANDRAKE
Thank Goodness It’s Friday (T. G. I. F.) / The Queen Of Sheba (1961 BRA)

DUEL 512 (white label promo) – VINNIE ROGERS
Dreams Of Love / Flash Flood (6/1962 US)

DUEL 512 (two label variants, with silver/black print) – VINNIE ROGERS
Dreams Of Love / Flash Flood (6/1962 US)

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COMPILATIONS

COLUMBIA CS 8417 [LP] – V/A: TWELVE BIG HITS! (1961 US)
Lost Love
– Canadian edition: Columbia CL 1617, 1961 / Australian edition: CBS KLL 1662, 1961 –

GROOVE GS 791 [LP] – V/A: MOVIN’ AND GROOVIN’ – VOL. 2 (1980 BEL)
Mandrake

CBS SPECIAL PRODUCTS ULP-T 50003 [LP] – V/A: SURF BEAT!!! (1983 CAN)
Mandrake

BEAT # 3003 [CD] – V/A: AXES, SAXES, SKINS & IVORIES, VOLUME 2 (1999)
Flash Flood

GREASY GR 009 [LP] – V/A: GREASY ROCK’N’ROLL – VOLUME NINE – BATTLE OF THE DJ’S – ROUND ONE (2001 UK)
Flash Flood

PSYCHIC CIRCLE PCCD7030 [CD] – V/A: AN OUTBREAK OF TWANGIN’ (PHANTOM GUITARS, VOL. TWO) (2009 UK)
Mandrake

SPOONFUL #49 [CDR] – V/A: SIN CITY JUKEBOX, VOLUME 4 (2011 GER)
Mandrake

FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVDD161 [2-CD] – V/A: TWISTIN’ USA – 50 GREAT DANCE FLOOR MOMENTS OF THE 60’S (2013 UK)
The Witch’s Twist

DOCUMENTS/THE INTENSE MEDIA 600239 [10-CD] – V/A: TWIST AROUND THE WORLD – EARLY 60’S TWIST HITS (2015 GER)
The Witch’s Twist

CROYDON MUNICIPAL CR9016 [CD] – V/A: SONGS FOR SWINGING GHOSTS (2015 UK)
The Witch’s Twist

BLAKEY GRCD911 [CD] – V/A: THE BEST OF GREASY ROCK’N’ROLL, VOLUMES 9 & 11 (200? UK)
Flash Flood

PUNCH! HPCUSLP 001 [LP] – V/A: HOCUS POCUS – 14 SCORCHIN’ ROCKERS & NUTSO R’N’B! (200? UK)
Flash Flood

EL TORO ETCD 1069 [CD] – V/A: THE GRINSTORM SHOW! (WITH DJS STEVE GRINSTER & WILLIE STORM) (2019 SPA)
Flash Flood

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© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Online sources: http://www.discogs.com/artist/2127961-Mandrake-11 | http://www.discogs.com/artist/3258090-Vinnie-Rogers | http://www.discogs.com/artist/361271-The-Fireflies | http://www.45cat.com/artist/mandrake-1 | http://www.45cat.com/artist/lee-and-the-sounds | http://doo-wop.blogg.org/sounds-4-lee-the-c26503940 | http://forums.stevehoffman.tv/threads/obscure-1950s-guitarist-vinnie-rogers-aka-mandrake.1051259/?fbclid=IwAR3oLJH5d1T9EzamScwWdDbpFFjz57cfSFoUv7dxz2Thq7ZEkSV_K-qwiac | http://www.toddbaptista.com/gerry%20granahan.html | http://www.colorradio.com/fireflies.html

Note: The contents of this website are informative only! All the corrections/additions are welcome. E-mail: petehoppula @ hotmail.com

Revised on May 16, 2021

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