Records by Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs

7" vinyl

no photo available Sugar Shack (1963)
Sugar Shack / My Heart Is Free

LP

no photo available The Sugar Shackers (1963)
no photo available The Sensational Jimmy Gilmer and the Fireballs (1963)
no photo available Sugar Shack (1963)


Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs

Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs

Formed: Raton, New Mexico, U.S. in 1958 (as the Fireballs).

Original members:

  • George Tomsco (lead guitar)
  • Chuck Tharp (vocals)
  • Stan Lark (bass)
  • Eric Budd (drums)
  • Dan Trammell (rhythm guitar)

The Fireballs reached Billboard Top 40 with the singles "Torquay" (1959), "Bulldog" (1960) and "Quite a Party" (1961).

In the early 60s, Tharp, Budd and Trammell left the group. Doug Roberts joined on drums, and Jimmy Gilmer replaced as singer/pianist. Billed as Jimmy Gilmer and the Fireballs, the band peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Sugar Shack" in 1963.

More Information about Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs

Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs - Wikipedia
Jimmy Gilmer And The Fireballs at Wikipedia.



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