This 3-DVD Set includes:
D2943 Gary Lewis & The Playboys
D2944 The Association
D2935 Gary Puckett
GARY LEWIS & THE PLAYBOYS
In the summer of 1964, Gary Lewis & the Playboys started their ascent to superstardom after being signed to Liberty records. In 1965, the band released the single, This Diamond Ring which climbed to the top of the pop charts and garnered the band their first #1 hit. Their second single, Count Me In went to #2, proving that their success was no fluke. The success of the band continued with 10 more Top 40 hits between 1965-1968 including another #1 single, "Save Your Heart for Me".
In 1965, Gary himself was named Cash Box magazine's "Male Vocalist of the Year", beating other contenders, Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley. As part of the Pop Legends Live concert series, Gary Lewis & the Playboys take to the stage to perform their greatest hits and other favorites. As an added feature, Pop Legends Live also takes you backstage for a rare behind-the-scenes interview with Gary Lewis.
The Association are considered to be one of the most popular and successful bands to have come out of the 60's. Formed in 1965, they were considered forerunners of the "folk-rock" movement. Having tested the waters in local nightclubs and coffeehouses, their fan base saw an amazing shift, growing from nearly 25,000 to millions, with the release of their first album which garnered the band their first #1 hit Cherish. From 1966-1968, the band went on to achieve success with 6 more Top 40 hits including Windy which hit #1 in 1967.
To date, they have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. As part of the Pop Legends Live concert series, The Association takes to the stage to perform many of their greatest hits and other favorites. As an added feature, the Pop Legends Live series also take you backstage for rare behind-the-scenes interviews with the group.
Gary Puckett and the Union Gap were one of the most successful pop groups of the 1960s. Formed in 1967, the group garnered six consecutive gold records and chart-topping hits with classics such as: Young Girl, Woman, Woman and Lady Willpower. In 1968, they sold more records than any recording group that year, including The Beatles!
With more than 20 million records sold worldwide, Gary Puckett and The Union Gap have cemented their place as one of the most successful rock 'n' roll groups of all time. As part of the Pop Legends Live concert series, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap take to the stage to perform all of their greatest hits and many other classics. As an added feature, Pop Legends Live also takes you backstage for a rare behind-the-scenes interview with Gary Puckett.