The Box Tops Similar Artists

The Turtles - 100% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Comedy Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl Books DVDs

Having begun their career playing in college-based surf instrumental groups, the Nightriders and the Crossfires, this Westchester, Los Angeles-based sextet abruptly switched to beat music during 1964 in imitation of the Beatles. The line-up comprised Howard Kaylan (Howard Kaplan, 22 June 1947, the Bronx, New York, USA; vocals, saxophone) and Mark Volman (b. 19 April 1947, L Read more

Tommy James - 84% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

29 April 1947, Dayton, Ohio, USA. After the disbandment of Tommy James And The Shondells, James, the lead singer, produced New York group Alive And Kicking, whose ‘Tighter And Tighter’ reached the US Top 10. James himself then launched his solo career and after three minor hits, returned to the upper echelons of the chart in 1971 with the Top 5 hit ‘Draggin Read more

Tommy James & The Shondells - 84% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Holiday & Seasonal Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

Herman's Hermits - 79% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Comedy Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts Music & Radio
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl Books

Originally known as the Heartbeats, Herman’s Hermits were discovered in 1963 by manager Harvey Lisberg and his partner Charlie Silverman. After restructuring the group, the line-up emerged as Peter Noone (5 November 1947, Manchester, England; vocals), Karl Green (b. 31 July 1947, Salford, Manchester, England; bass), Keith Hopwood (b. 26 October 1946, Manchester, England Read more

The Lovin' Spoonful - 76% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Easy Listening Folk Music Videos & Concerts Comedy Documentaries
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs Blu-ray

Few US pop acts have gathered as much universal affection over the years as the brilliant and underrated Lovin’ Spoonful. Their back catalogue of hits is constantly repackaged and reissued as their stature increases. The band was formed in 1965 by John Sebastian (17 March 1944, Greenwich Vilage, New York City, New York, USA; vocals, guitar, harmonica, autoharp) and Zalm Read more

Paul Revere & The Raiders - 74% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Easy Listening
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

The McCoys - 73% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Formed in Union City, Indiana, USA, in 1962, this beat group initially comprised Rick Zehringer (5 August 1947, Fort Recovery, Ohio, USA; guitar), his brother Randy (b. 1951, Union City, Indiana, USA; drums) and bass player Dennis Kelly. Known variously as Rick And The Raiders or the Rick Z Combo, the group later added Ronnie Brandon (organ), becoming the McCoys soon after R Read more

Cowsills - 72% match to The Box Tops

View Artist: Overview Similar Artists Vinyl

The Cowsills - 72% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Folk
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Billed as ‘America’s First Family Of Music’, the Cowsills originally featured Bill (William Joseph Cowsill Jnr., 9 January 1948, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, d. 17 February 2006, Canada; guitar/vocals), Bob (b. Robert Paul Cowsill, 26 August 1949, Portsmouth, Virginia, USA; guitar/vocals), Barry (b. 14 September 1954, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, d. 28 Decemb Read more

The Vogues - 72% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists Vinyl CDs

This US vocal group was formed in Turtle Creek, near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by school friends Bill Burkette (lead baritone), Don Miller (baritone), Hugh Geyer (first tenor) and Chuck Blasko (second tenor). They began singing as the Val-Aires in 1960, but took the above name prior to signing with the tiny Co & Ce label. In 1965 the Vogues scored two US number 4 singles wi Read more

The Association - 71% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

One of the most attractive sunshine pop harmony bands of the mid-60s, the Association was formed by Gary Alexander (25 September 1943, USA; vocals/guitar), Russ Giguere (b. 18 October 1943, USA; vocals, percussion, guitar), Brian Cole (b. 1942, USA, d. 2 August 1972; vocals/bass), Ted Bluechel (b. 2 December 1942, USA; drums/vocals), Terry Kirkman (b. 12 December 1939, Salin Read more

The Searchers - 71% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Doo Wop R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

One of the premier beat groups from the mid-60s Merseybeat explosion, the Liverpool-based Searchers were formed in 1959 by John McNally (30 August 1941, Liverpool, England; rhythm guitar/vocals) and Mike Pender (b. Michael John Prendergast, 3 March 1942, Liverpool, England; lead guitar/vocals). Taking their new name from the 1956 John Ford western, The Searchers, the band ba Read more

The Troggs - 69% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl DVDs

The original Troglodytes were an ill-starred early 60s UK band from Andover who suddenly found themselves reduced to two members: vocalist Dave Wright and bass player Reginald Ball (12 June 1943, Andover, Hampshire, England). Another local outfit, Ten Feet Five, were suffering similar personnel upheavals with bass player Peter Staples (b. 3 May 1944, Andover, Hampshire, Engl Read more

Gary Puckett & The Union Gap - 67% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Originally known as the Outcasts, a San Diego act renowned for cover versions, this popular group took the name Union Gap in January 1967. Although burdened by a passé image - they dressed in American Civil War uniforms - ‘General’ Gary Puckett (17 October 1942, Hibbing, Minnesota, USA; vocals), ‘Sergeant’ Dwight Benett (b. December 1945, San Diego Read more

The Grass Roots - 65% match to The Box Tops

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Folk Jazz
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Although several Californian acts claimed this sobriquet, including the embryonic Love, it was appropriated by songwriters P.F. Sloan (Phillip Gary Schlein, 18 September 1945, New York City, New York, USA) and Steve Barri (b. Steven Barry Lipkin, 23 February 1942, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA), who employed the name pseudonymously on several folk rock performances. Read more


Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results
WCBS FM101.1 - History of Rock: The Rockin' 60's,
84% OFF
WCBS FM101.1 - History of Rock: The Rockin' 60's, Part 1 (CD) TOP 25 Bestselling CD
$2.68 Presidents' Day Sale
 (2)
Great Hits of Rock & Roll (4-CD)
75% OFF
Great Hits of Rock & Roll (4-CD)
$7.18 Presidents' Day Sale
History of Rock (10-CD Set)
50% OFF
History of Rock (10-CD Set) TOP 100 Bestseller
$17.98 Presidents' Day Sale
 (11)