|Mack Kissoon: Looks suspiciously like 'Young Blood''s first release.
|Young Blood YB1001
|Get Down With It (Incorporating) Satisfaction/ I Care About You
|Mack Vickery: Alabama born singer/ songwriter who was most successful at producing material for other artists who included Jerry Lee Lewis and Waylon Jennings.
|Top Rank JAR420
|Hawaiian Stroll/ Fantasy
|Madelaine Bell: UK resident American, best known for her vocal work in Blue Mink and worked a lot with Dusty Springfield and other artists as a backing singer.
|I Long For Your Love/ Because You Didn't Care
|Don't Cross To My Side/ You Don't Love Me No More
|Daytime/ Don't Cry My Heart
|What The World Needs Now Is Love/ I Can't Wait To See My Baby's Face
|Don't Come Running To Me/ I Really Got Carried Away
|One Step At A Time/ You Won't See Me
|Climb Every Mountain/ It Makes No Difference Now
|Picture Me Gone/ Go Ahead In
|I'm Gonna Make You Love Me/ I'm Gonna Leave You
|Thinkin'/ Don't Give Your Love Away
|Hold It/ What'm I Supposed To Do
|We're So Much In Love/ How Much Do I Love You
|Magic Notes: West Indian Ska
|Blue Beat BB9
|Album Of Memory/ Why Did You Leave
|Blue Beat BB51
|Rosabel/ I'm Not Worthy
|Magic Sam: One of many Mississippi born bluesmen to resettle in Chicago. He was responsible for introducing a 'soul' sound to the blues for which he received much attention and acclaim at the end of the 1960s. However he died in December 1969 at the age of only 32 from a heart attack.
|Twenty One Days In Jail/ Easy Baby
|Magistrates: US group with two covers. The first was a hit for Pigmeat Markham and the second wasn't a hit for Peter Sellers & The Hollies, but which is a collector's item.
|Here Comes The Judge/ Girl
|After The Fox/ Tear Down The Walls
|Magna Carta: UK band brought together by Peter Simpson- had some success with Albums during the 1970s. Still playing today but with some changes of personnel.
|Romeo Jack/ 7 O'Clock Hymn
|Mid-Winter/ Spinning Wheels Of Time
|Majors: Yet more collector's items from a US R&B outfit on the London label.
|A Wonderful Dream/ Time Will Tell
|She's A Trouble Maker/ A Little Bit Now
|What In The World/ Tra La La
|Ooh Wee Baby/ I'll Be There
|Mamie Van Doren: US 'dumb blonde' actress who worked in some 1950s rock'n'roll movies, including 'High School Confidential'.
|Something to Dream About/ I Fell In Love
|Man: Welsh 1970s Rock Band who were largely formed from members of the 'Bystanders' who had a minor hit with a cover of 'Keith's '98.6' during 1967.
|Sudden Life/ Love
|Mar-Keys: Memphis instrumental seven piece group. During 1962 the group were joined by Booker T. Jones and Al Jackson. This pair and two of the original group were to start playing as Booker T. & The MGs in addition to their work with the Mar-Keys.
|Last Night/ Never On Sunday
|Morning After/ Diana
|Foxy/ One Degree North
|Philly Dog/ Honey Pot
|Last Night/ Night Before
|Black/ Jive Man
|Marauders: This group were familiar to clubbers at Liverpool's famous 'Cavern', but they were actually from Stoke-On-Trent.
|That's What I Want/ Hey What'd You Say
|Always On My Mind/ Heart Full Of Tears
|Lucille/ Little Egypt
|Baby I Wanna Be Loved/ Somebody Told My Girl
|Marcello Minerbi: All Greek to me.
|Zorba's Dance/ L'Isola Del Sole
|Holiday In Athens/ Temp Di Sirtaki
|El Cordobes/ Take Off Your Old Cloak
|Love Story/ Materling
|Marcie Blane: Her great hit was covered very successfully by a version at least as good by the UK's Susan Maughan, but the original is very sought after.
|Bobby's Girl/ A Time To Dream
|What Does A Girl Do/ How Can I Tell Him
|Little Miss Fool/ Ragtime Sound
|You Gave My Number To Billy/ Told You So
|Margo And The Marvettes: Lady called Margo Burns from County Down in Northern Ireland backed by five males.
|Cherry Pie/ Say You Will
|Copper Kettle/ So Fine
|Seven Letters/ That's How Love Goes
|When Love Slips Away/ I'll Be Home
|Marianne: No lady, but a group of Americans who became resident in the UK.
|As For Maronettes/ You Know My Name
|You Had Better Change Your Evil Ways/ Like A See Saw
|Go On/ As He Once Was Mine (with Mike)
|Marianne And Mike: I don't know who Mike was, but it's widely believed that Marianne was Friday Brown(e)
|Over The Hills And Far Away/ A Collection Of Recollections
|Mark Four: This 'Mod' group evolved into the 'super-group' Creation.
|Hurt Me If You Will/ I'm Leaving
|Work All Day (Sleep All Night)/ Going Down Fast
|Mark Murphy: New York Jazz vocalist whose career has spanned 6 decades- so far.
|Goodbye Baby Blues/ The Right Kind Of Woman
|Belong To Me/ Don't Cry My Love
|Send For Me/ Come To Me
|Like Love/ Fly Away My Sadness
|Fly Me To The Moon/ Why Don't You Do Right
|High On Windy Hill/ Broken Heart
|(Ain't That) Just Like A Woman/ Do You Wonder If I Love You
|Come Back To Me/ Dear Heart
|Mark Peters And The Silhouettes: Six piece from Merseyside. Mark went on later to become a member of the 'Rats'.
|Fragile (Handle With Care)/ Janie
|Cindy's Gonna Cry/ Show Her
|Don't Cry For Me/ I Told You So
|Mark Rogers And The Marksmen: Actually German born Mark Wirtz who probably had more success as a producer .
|Hold It!/ Bubble Pop
|Mark Tracey: John Barry backed singer.
|Caravan Of Lonely Men/ Never Ending
|Martin Cure And The Peeps: Coventry quartet who also recorded as the 'Sabres'.
|It's All Over Now/ I Can Make The Rain Fall Up
|Martin Denny: Orchestra leader born New York in 1911. His music often included sounds from nature.
|Quiet Village/ Llama Serenade
|The Enchanted Sea/ Martinique
|Mr Oracle Of Love/ Somebody
|Marylebone Ensemble: Two contrasting sides, from keyboard, strings and drums. A harpsichord driven classical sounding 'Porcelain' backed by the funky blues organ sound of 'Transplant'.
|Max Harris: 'Gurney Slade' was a character in a TV series starring Anthony Newley.
|Gurney Slade/ Hat And Cane
|Wheels/ Regency Ride
|Panch/ Jumbo Leap
|Maxine Brown: Former gospel singer from South Carolina whose popularity as an R&B artist grew during the 1960s and the onset of 'soul'.
|All In My Mind/ Harry, Let's Marry
|Am I Falling In Love/ Promise Me Anything
|Ask Me/ Yesterday's Kisses
|Oh No Not My Baby/ You Upset My Soul
|It's Gonna Be Alright/ You Do Something To Me
|One Step At A Time/ Anything For A Laugh
|I've Got A Lot Of Love Left In Me/ Hold On
|Since I Found You/ Gotta Find A Way
|Maxine Daniels: Sister and former singing partner of Kenny Lynch. Despite, no doubt, help from her talented kid brother, Maxine never managed to get a big seller.
|Coffee Bar Calypso/ Cha Cha Calypso
|Why Should I Care/ London Is A Village
|I Never Realised/ Moonlight Serenade
|You Bought A New Kind Of Love To Me/ Somebody Else Is Taking My Place
|When It's Springtime In The Rockies/ My Summer Heart
|Passionate Summer/ Lola's Heart
|McKenna Mendelson Mainline: Group from Toronto led by guitarist Mike McKenna with vocalist/ gutarist Joe Mendelson.
|You Better Watch Out/ She's Alright
|Don't Give Me No Goose For Christmas Grandma/ Beltmaker
|McKinleys: Jeanette and Sheila McKinley from Edinburgh. Their final release allegedly benefits from Donovan on guitar.
|Someone Cares For Me/ Million Miles Away
|When He Comes Along/ Then I'll Know It's Love
|Sweet And Tender Romance/ That Lonely Feeling
|Give Him My Love/ Once More
|Me And Them: Five piece UK band with George Davies on vocals. I assume that he was 'me', but I don't think 'them' was Them!
|Feels So Good/ I Think I'm Gonna Kill Myself
|Everything I Do Is Wrong/ Show You Mean It Too
|Get Away/ Tell Me Why
|Measles: Manchester based R&B outfit with Rod Hoffman on vocals.
|Casting My Spell/ Bye Birdie Fly
|Night People/ Dog Rough Dan
|Kicks/ No Baby At All
|Walkin' In/ Looking For Love
|Meditators: Unusual, but optimistic label; West Indian Ska
|Look Who A Bust Style
|Top Rank JAR146
|Velvet Waters/ The Merry Piper
|Top Rank JAR236
|Tootie Flootie/ Whispering Winds
|Comin' Down With Love/ I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You
|Memphis Slim: Born in Memphis during 1915, John L. Chatman became one of the top Chicago bluesmen after settling there in 1937. After touring Europe during the 1960s blues revivalist period he resettled in Paris where the great pianist died in 1988.
|Pinetop's Blues/ How Long
|Big City Girl/ El Capitan
|Meters: New Orleans group led by Art Neville who are renowned for being pioneers of 'funk'.
|Sophisticated Cissy/ Sehorn's Farms
|Wish I Didn't Love Him/ This Is The End
|It's Goodbye Now/ The Luckiest Girl
|Nothing Lasts Forever/ (Baby) I'm Feeling Good
|No Time For Lovin'/ Onion
|Woman's Love/ You Won't Get Away
|Michael Bentine: Well loved Anglo-Peruvian comedian.
|Football Results/ Astronauts
|Michael Hill: UK pianist.
|Joey's Song/ Juke's Jingle
|Ike's Tune/ Beatnik Boogie
|Glory Rock/ Blue On Blue
|Holiday In Naples/ Frog March
|Sloppy Joe/ Who's Chicken
|Popsy/ Bubble Bath
|Michael London: Singer who vocalised Acker Bilk's 'Stranger On The Shore'. It didn't succeed even though it was backed by the great man himself.
|Stranger On The Shore/ Miracles Sometimes Happen
|For The Very Young/ Mutiny On The Bounty Love Song
|Mick Tinsley: Former lead singer with Hedgehoppers Anonymous with a solo recording- still going strong as a singer at the time of writing.
|Let It Be Me/How're You Gonna Tell Me
|Mickey Katz: U.S. Clarinetist/ comedian who was formerly with the Spike Jones Orchestra and who went on to become known and loved for his 'Yiddish' inspired pieces of musical humour.
|The Ballad Of David Crockett/ Keneh Hora
|The Poiple Kishka Eater/ Knish Doctor
|Mickey Mozart Quintet: Group based around the unconventional harp playing of New Yorker, Robert Maxwell (no relation to the disgraced newspaper tycoon.)
|Mexican Hop/ Little Dipper
|Micky Dolenz: Two 'single sides' from the Monkee's drummer.
|Don't Do It
|Mike And Bernie Winters: Pair of real brothers who were a popular comedy double act and appeared regularly on British TV during the 1950s and 1960s.
|How Do You Do/ Does My Baby
|For Me And My Gal/ Your Own Home Town
|Mike And The Modifiers: Early Motown performers who are responsible for one of the rarest singles in the UK.
|I Found Myself A Brand New Baby/ It's Too Bad
|Mike Clifford: UK singer born in 1943.
|Stranger/ Poor Little Girl
|At Last/ Pretty Little Girl In The Yellow Dress
|United Artists UP1006
|Close To Cathy/ She's Just Another Girl
|Mike Pedicin Quintet: One of many bands making the most of the 'Twist'
|When Cats Come Twistin' In/ Gotta Twist
|Mike Quinn: DJ and London, Carnaby Street boutique dealer that tried to become a singing star without success.
|Someone's Slipping Into My Mind/ I Know What You Know
|Apple Pie/ There's A Time
|Jay Boy BOY7
|Toothbrush Nell/ Fairy Cakes
|Mike Sagar (and the Cresters): Singer from the Leeds area. His backing group, the Cresters, also recorded singles in their own right (See artists-c ).
|Deep Feeling/ You Know
|The Brothers Three/ Set Me Free
|Mike Felix: These unsuccessful singles were cut by the drummer and lead singer from the Migil 5 who had found chart success with Mockin' Bird Hill in 1964.
|You Belong To Me/ Booga Dee
|Blueberry Hill/ Don't Think You Want Me Anymore
|Mike Sheridan And The Nightriders: Birmingham based 5 piece group. Roy Wood played on their last two singles though none of their discs reached the chart. Mike Sheridan who was a competent vocalist later went solo before helping to form 'Idle Race' with Jeff Lynne.
|Tell Me What'cha Gonna Do/ No Other Guy
|Please Mr. Postman/ In Love
|What A Sweet Thing That Was/ Fabulous
|Here I Stand/ Lonely Weekends
|Mike Sheridan's Lot: This Birminghan 5-piece outfit grew out of Mike Sheridan's Nightriders. They had no more record success with this name than they'd enjoyed before. The group carried on as 'The Nightriders' after Sheridan split to find fortune elsewhere.
|Take My Hand/ Make Them Understand
|Don't Turn Your Back On Me Babe/ Stop, Look, Listen
|Mike Stuart Span: Band led by Stuart Hobday who evolved to become 'Leviathan' at the end of the 1960s.
|Come On Over To Our Place/ Still Nights
|You Can Understand Me/ Baubles And Bangles
|Children Of Tomorrow/ Concerto Of Thoughts
|Millicent Martin: UK singer was better known for TV and live stage appearances than vinyl.
|Our Language Of Love/ Seriously
|Tinterella Di Luna/ I Can Dream Can't I
|That Was The Week That Was/ Gotta Lotta Lovin'
|Gravy Waltz/ Get Lost My Love
|Suspicion/ Nothing But The Best
|Little Darlin'/ INever Looked For You
|Miriam Makeba: South African lady. She sang 'Mbube' to President Kennedy just before Marilyn Monroe did the same with "Happy Birthday."
|The Click Song/ Mbube
|Miss White And Mr. Green:
|Don't You Know It's Just A Game, Love?
|Mister Murray: This is Mitch Murray who was a successful songwriter, but not singer. He wrote several great songs including Gerry & The Pacemakers' 'How Do You Do It?' and Cliff Richard's 'Goodbye Sam, Hello Samantha'.
|Down Came The Rain/ Whatever Happened To Music
|I Drink To Your Memory/ I Was A Good Song
|Mitch Murray Clan: UK songwriter Mitch Murray in another unsuccessful guise, see 'Mister Murray' above.
|Mitzi Gaynor: Born in Chicago during 1930, Mitzi became a versatile dancer/ singer, actress whose best known performance is probably in the musical movie 'South Pacific'.
|Top Rank JAR258
|Happy Anniversary/ Play For Keeps
|Top Rank JAR289
|I Don't Regret A Thing/ The Touch Of Time
|Mo And Steve: Manchester duo.
|Oh What A Day It's Going To Be/ Reach Out For Your Lovin' Touch
|Moby Grape: A 5-piece from San Francisco whose star rose with the summer of love and fell when the flower people had gone.
|Omaha/ Hey Grandma
|Can't Be So Bad/ Murder In My Heart For The Judge
|Trucking Me/ Ooh Mama Ooh
|Mohawks: Afro-funkists led by former Emile Ford Checkmate, Alan Hawkshaw.
|The Champ/ Sound Of The Witchdoctors
|Baby Hold On Pt1/ Pt2.
|Sweet Soul Music/ Hip Jigger
|Mony Mony/ Pepsi
|Ride Your Pony/ Western Promise
|Monarchs: Rock and Rollers from Louisville, Kentucky who had this solitary UK release.
|Look Homeward Angel/ What's Made You Change Your Mind
|Mongo Santamaria: Artist renowned for his Latin rhythms born June 13th, 1940 in San Francisco.
|Watermelon Man/ Don't Bother Me No More
|El Pussycat/ Black Eyed Peas And Rice
|Cloud Nine/ Son Of A Preacher Man
|Twenty Five Miles/ El Tres
|Monopoly: UK band under the leadership of Raymond Froggatt before they took his name as theirs.
|House Of Lords/ Magic Carpet
|We're All Going To The Seaside/ It isn't Easy
|Monotones: US six piece Doo-Wop group from Newark, New Jersey. 'Book Of Love' was originally cut in 1957 on the Mascot label, but was later leased to Chess to become a national hit.
|Book Of Love/ You Never Loved Me
|Monotones: Group from Southend in Essex.
|What Would I Do/ Is It Right
|It's Great/ Anymore
|No Waiting/ Like A Lover Should
|Something's Hurting Me/ A Girl Like That
|Monty Babson: A man who seems to have eventually run out of Record companies. Very prolific, but didn't manage a hit on either side of the Atlantic. He was much more successful as a producer.
|All Night Long/ The Things Money Cannot Buy
|Utopia/ Brand New Feeling
|My Faith/ The Moon Will Weep
|It All Began With You/ Mama Darling
|Who Am I/ You'd Better Love Me
|I've Often Wondered/ Lonesome Road
|The Best Thing To Be/ Waltz For Debbie
|Here Today, Gone Tomorrow/ If My Friends Could See Me Now
|Get Out Of My Heart/ I Smoke Too Much, I Drink Too Much
|Sonia/ Sweet September
|Your Smile Of Love/ Laurie Wants Me To Say He's Sorry
|Moonglows: Doo-Wop group best known for their association with Harvey Fuqua. They eventually evolved into the 'Spinners' and transferred to Motown.
|I Knew From The Start/ Over And Over Again
|Morecambe And Wise: Popular TV comedy duo who started their record career with an answer.
|We're The Guys/ Me And My Shadow
|Boom Oo Yatta Ta Ta/ Why Did I Let You Go
|The Happiest Christmas Of All/ Was Sailing
|Now That You're Here/ That Riviera Touch
|Twelve Days Of Christmas/ Bingle Jells
|Bring Me Sunshine/ Just Around The Corner
|Nola/ Guiding Star
|Kissin' On The Red Light/ Milk From The Coconut
|Morgan James Duo:
|Michelle/ Lot Of Livin' To Do
|Andorra/ Green Fields
|Sweet Pussy Cat/ Bye Bye Brown Eyes
|Put Your Tears Away/ Ring A Ding Dong
|I'll See You Again/ Till You're Mine
|If It Comes To That/ Tell Me Where Our Love Went Wrong
|The Dreamer/ Out Of My Mind
|Let's Ride/ After The Storm
|Morty Palitz Orchestra: From the U.S., Morty was a popular musician and producer.
|The Grocer's Cha Cha Cha/ Eso Es El Amor
|Most Brothers: This was one of Mickie Most's attempts to make it as a singer himself; this time in the company of Alex Murray. He had much more success as a producer/ manager and probably became best known for his association with the Animals a few years later.
|Whistle Bait/ I'm Comin' Home
|Whole Lotta Woman/ Teen Angel
|Don't Go Home/ Dottie
|April In Paris/ 'S Wonderful
|Muddy Waters: Although Chicago blues was given a real boost following the British beat revival during the mid 1960s and several of the 'greats' reached the UK chart, Muddy Waters didn't quite make it.
|My John The Conquer Root/ Short Dress Woman
|I Got A Rich Man's Woman/ My Dog Can't Bark
|Let's Spend The Night Together/ I'm A Man
|Country Boy/ All Night Long
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