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The Crossfires
 

Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde / Fiberglass Jungle
Kaplan-Nichol (2:15) / Kaplan-Nichol (2:10)
Capco C-104, 8/63

 
One Potato, Two Potato (Three Potato, Four Potato) / That'll Be The Day
Kaplan-Nichols-Tucker (2:32) / Allison-Holly-Petty (2:28)
"Lucky" Token Records LT-112, 3/65

 
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The Crossfires renamed themselves The Turtles when signed by White Whale
Mark Volman-alto sax, vocals
Howard Kaplan-tenor sax, vocals
Al Nichol-guitar, vocals
Dale Walton-rhythm guitar
Chuck Portz-bass
Don Murray-drums
Produced by: Bob Irwin

 

It Ain't Me Babe / Almost There
Dylan (2:10) / Kaylan (2:06)
White Whale 222, 7/65 BB

 
Let Me Be / Your Maw Said You Cried
Sloan (2:20) / Glazer-Schlaks (1:40)
White Whale 224, 10/65 BB

 

It Ain't Me Babe
White Whale WW-S7111
10/65 BB
Back Cover

Side One
Wanderin' Kind Kaylan 2:06
It Was A Very Good Year Drake 1:54
Your Maw Said You Cried Glazer-Schlaks 1:40
Eve Of Destruction Sloan 2:40
Glitter And Gold Mann-Weil 2:05
Le Me Be Sloan 2:20
Side Two
Let The Cold Winds Blow Kaylan 2:16
It Ain't Me Babe Dylan 2:10
A Walk In The Sun Kaylan 2:11
Last Laugh Garfield-Kaylan 1:42
Love Minus Zero/No Limit Dylan 2:50
Like A Rolling Stone Dylan 3:10
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Mark Volman-guitar, vocals
Howard Kaylan-keyboards, vocals
Al Nichol-bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Don Murray-drums
Produced by: Bob Irwin

 

You Baby / Wanderin' Kind
Barri-Sloan (2:12) / Kaylan (2:06)
White Whale 227, 1/66 BB

 

You Baby
White Whale WW-S7112
3/66 BB
Back Cover

Side One
Flyin' High Nichol 1:45
I Know That You'll Be There Barri-Sloan 2:14
House Of Pain Kaylan 2:47
Just A Room Duboff-Kornfeld 2:20
I Need Someone Portz-Tucker 2:21
Let Me Be Sloan 2:20
Side Two
Down In Suburbia Lind 4:08
Give Love A Trial Portz-Schwartz 2:18
You Baby Barri-Sloan 2:15
Pall Bearing, Ball Bearing World Kaylan 2:54
All My Problems Tunji 3:11
Almost There Kaylan 2:06
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Mark Volman-guitar, tambourine, vocals
Howard Kaylan-keyboards, vocals
Al Nichol-organ, bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Jim Tucker-guitar
Chuck Portz-bass
Don Murray-drums
with:
Dwight Tunji Trio-percussion, special effects
Produced by: Bones Howe, Ted Feigin, Lee Lasseff

 

Grim Reaper Of Love / Come Back¹
Nichol-Portz (2:18) / Kaylan (2:21)
White Whale 231, 5/66 BB

 
Outside Chance / We'll Meet Again
Crocker-Zevon (2:02) / Charles-Parker (1:59)
White Whale 234, 7/66

 
Outside Chance / Makin' My Mind Up
Crocker-Zevon (2:09) / Montgomery-Roberts (2:41)
White Whale 237, 7/66

 
Can I Get To Know You Better? / Like The Seasons
Barri-Sloan (2:32) / Zevon (1:48)
White Whale 238, 10/66 BB

 
Happy Together / Like The Seasons
Bonner-Gordon (2:50) / Zevon (1:48)
White Whale 244, 1/67  1 

 
She'd Rather Be With Me / The Walking Song
Bonner-Gordon (2:17) / Kaylan-Nichol (2:15)
White Whale 249, 4/67 BB

 

Happy Together
White Whale WW-S7114
4/29/67 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Back Cover

Side One
Makin' My Mind Up Dalton-Montgomery 2:20
Guide For The Married Man Bricusse-Williams 2:59
Think I'll Run Away Kaylan-Volman 2:15
The Walking Song Kaylan-Nichol 2:15
Me About You Bonner-Gordon 2:27
Happy Together Bonner-Gordon 2:50
Side Two
She'd Rather Be With Me Bonner-Gordon 2:17
Too Young To Be One Eisner 2:05
Person Without A Care Nichol 2:43
Like The Seasons Zevon 1:48
Rugs Of Woods And Flowers Kaylan-Nichol 3:00
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Mark Volman-guitar, sound effects, special effects, vocals
Howard Kaylan-keyboards, vocals
Al Nichol-bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Jim Tucker-guitar
Jim Pons-bass, vocals
John Barbata-drums
with:
Chip Douglas-bass
Chuck Portz-bass
Produced by: Bones Howe, Joseph Wissert, Bob Irwin

 

Guide For The Married Man / Think I'll Run Away
Bricusse-Williams (2:59) / Kaylan-Volman (2:15)
White Whale 251, 6/67

from the movie of the same name, and was withdrawn soon after release
You Know What I Mean / Rugs Of Woods And Flowers
Bonner-Gordon (2:03) / Kaylan-Nichol (3:05)
White Whale 254, 7/67 BB

 
She's My Girl² / Chicken Little Was Right
Bonner-Gordon (2:32) / Turtles (2:55)
White Whale 260, 10/67 BB

 

Golden Hits
White Whale WWS-7115
11/67 BB
Back Cover

Side One
You Baby Barri-Sloan 2:15
So Goes Love(Non LP) Goffin-King 2:30
She'd Rather Be With Me Bonner-Gordon 2:17
Is It Any Wonder?(Non LP) Barri-Sloan 2:28
Let Me Be(remix unique to this album) Sloan 2:20
Grim Reaper of Love(Non LP 45) Nichol-Portz 2:41
Side Two
It Ain't Me Babe(remix unique to this album) Dylan 2:10
Can I Get to Know You Better?(Non LP 45) Barri-Sloan 2:32
Happy Together(remix unique to this album) Bonner-Gordon 2:50
Outside Chance(Non LP 45) Crocker-Zevon 2:02
You Know What I Mean(Non LP 45) Bonner-Gordon 2:03

 

Sound Asleep / Umbassa The Dragon¹
Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (2:30) / Turtles (3:05)
White Whale 264, 2/68 BB

"We highly recommend listening to this record at 33 1/3 and 78 rpm or any other rpm that suits your fancy."
The Story Of Rock And Roll /Can't You Hear The Cows?¹
Nilsson (2:40) / Turtles (2:17)
White Whale 273, 6/68 BB

 
Elenore / Surfer Dan
Barbata-Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Volman (2:31) / Turtles (2:40)
White Whale 276, 9/68 BB

 

 
Did The Turtles make a Christmas record with Linda Ronstadt ??
 


Present The Battle Of The Bands
White Whale WWS-7118
11/68 BB
Back Cover

 
Inside Cover

Side One
The Battle Of The Bands (The US Teens, featuring Raoul) Douglas-Nilsson 2:15
The Last Thing I Remember (The Atomic Enchilada) Turtles 2:50
Elenore (Howie, Mark, Johny, Jim & Al) Turtles 2:30
Too Much Heartsick Feeling (Quad City Ramblers) Turtles 2:35
Oh, Daddy! (The LA Bust '66) Turtles 2:45
Buzzsaw (The Fabulous Dawgs) Turtles 1:53
Side Two
Surfer Dan (The Crossfires) Turtles 2:40
I'm Chief Kamanawanalea (We're the Royal Macadamia Nuts)
   (Chief Kamanawanalea And His Royal Macadamia Nuts)
Turtles 1:30
You Showed Me (Nature's Children) Clark-McGuinn 3:05
Food (The Bigg Brothers) Turtles 2:34
Chicken Little Was Right (Fats Mallard & The Bluegrass Fireball) Turtles 2:43
Earth Anthem (All) Martin 3:53
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Mark Volman-guitar, special effects, vocals
Howard Kaylan-keyboards, vocals
Al Nichol-bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Jim Pons-bass, guitar, vocals
John Barbata-percussion, drums, vocals
with:
John Seiter-drums, keyboards, vocals
Produced by: Chip Douglas

 

You Showed Me / Buzzsaw
Clark-McGuinn (3:05) / Turtles (1:53)
White Whale 292, 12/68 BB

 
House On The Hill / Come Over
Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (3:02) / Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (2:22)
White Whale 306, 5/69

 
You Don't Have To Walk In The Rain / Come Over
Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (2:27) / Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (2:22)
White Whale 308, 5/69 BB

 
Love In The City / Bachelor Mother
Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (3:15) / Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (2:36)
White Whale 326, 9/69 BB

some issues only have Bachelor as the B-side title

Turtle Soup
White Whale WWS-7124
10/69 BB
Full Cover

 
Inside Cover

 
Sleeve


 
Sleeve


Side One
Come Over Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:23
House On The Hill Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:55
She Always Leaves Me Laughing Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:45
How You Loved Me Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:58
Torn Between Temptations Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:45
Love In The City Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 3:31
Side Two
Bachelor Mother Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:38
John & Julie Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 3:07
Hot Little Hands Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 4:10
Somewhere Friday Nite Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 3:27
Dance This Dance Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 4:25
You Don't Have To Walk In The Rain Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:27
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Mark Volman-guitar, percussion, vocals
Howard Kaylan-organ, percussion, keyboards, vocals
Al Nichol-bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Jim Pons-bass, guitar, vocals
John Seiter-drums, keyboards, vocals
with:
Ray Pohlman-horn arrangements, string arrangements
Produced by: Ray Davies

 

Lady-O / Somewhere Friday Night
Sill (2:49) / Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman (3:27)
White Whale 334, 11/69 BB

 
Mark Volman & Howard Kaylan to  Frank Zappa  (as The Phlorescent Leech & Eddie)

Note: Several more singles and an album (Wooden Head) were issued by White Whale, without The Turtles knowledge or consent.
 


More Golden Hits
White Whale WWS-7127
3/70 BB
Back Cover

Side One
We Ain't Gonna Party No More Kaylan 4:54
Story Of Rock And Roll(Non LP 45) Nilsson 2:40
You Showed Me Clark-McGuinn 3:05
Sound Asleep(Non LP 45) Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:30
You Don't Have To Walk In The Rain Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:27
Who Would Ever Think That I Would Marry Margaret Dino-Sembello 2:02
Side Two
She's My Girl(Non LP 45) Bonner-Gordon 2:32
Elenore Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:49
Lady-O(Non LP 45) Sill 4:10
Hot Little Hands(Alt mix) Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:59
Love In The City(Alt mix) Kaylan-Nichol-Pons-Seiter-Volman 2:03
Cat In The Window Bonner-Gordon 1:41

 

Who Would Ever Think That I Would Marry Margaret /We Ain't Gonna Party No More
Dino-Sembello (2:02) / Kaylan (4:54)
White Whale 341, 5/70

 

Links!  

Official Turtles (& Flo and Eddie) web site

 


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