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The Crew Chiefs

The Crew Chiefs were a vocal group popular in the 1940s, known for accompanying Tex Beneke, Glenn Miller, and Ray McKinley. Member Artie Malvin co-wrote the song "I'm Headin' For California" with Glenn Miller in 1944.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 5349 1/24/1950 Bamboo Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5350 1/24/1950 One! Two! Three! Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5499 4/5/1950 Home cookin' Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5607 5/18/1950 A string of pearls Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5608 5/18/1950 The lonesomest whistle Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5776 7/31/1950 I don't care if the sun don't shine Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5777 7/31/1950 Vagabond shoes Jerry Gray Orchestra Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Crew Chiefs, The," accessed April 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310164.

Crew Chiefs, The. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310164.

"Crew Chiefs, The." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 April 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310164

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