This Heart Of Mine – 1965I’m Gonna Miss You – 1966 Hope We Have Girl I Need You – 1976
The Artistics were the backing group on Monkey Time for Major Lance in 1963. Marvin Smith sang the lead vocals on their hit I’m Gonna’ Miss You. A major hit at The Twisted Wheel. The Blue Note, The Jungfrau, The Oasis and other clubs in Manchester even the ‘B’ side became big – Hope We Have.
“I’m Gonna Miss You” is 331 on Kev Roberts Top 500.
One time lead singer Charles Davis made records himself as NOLAN CHANCE and one “Just Like The weather” became huge on the Northern Soul scene.