This is your chance to get to hard-to-find albums from early-on in this pop legend's career. Originally released by Colpix in 1963, Bye Bye Birdie is a delightfully charming album that features the hit "One Last Kiss" as well as the title track. Teenage Triangle was also released by Colpix in 1963 and features the songs "Goodbye Cruel World" and "Gidget."
2 LPs on 1 CD: BYE BYE BIRDIE(1963)/TEENAGE TRIANGLE(1963).
Personnel: Paul Petersen, Shelley Fabares, The Marcels .
Director: George Sidney.
Arranger: Stu Phillips & the Hollyridge Strings.
This two-fer from Collectables features a pair of out of print James Darren LPs: Bye Bye Birdie and Teenage Triangle. Originally issued in 1963, these 24 tracks are made up of well-known compositions from the Broadway hit Bye Bye Birdie and several top pop hits of the era, including "Goodbye Cruel World" and "Gidget." Also featured on both albums are teen idols Shelley Fabares and Paul Petersen. ~ Al Campbell