the Chosen Lot
The Chosen Lot was formed by Tony Brazis after his parting with the Bandits. A swap of players between three bands had Tony fronting members of the Continentals, including Rick Coghill (guitar) and Denny Bayless (drums). Panny Sarakatsannis, who was a few years older and working as a school teacher, played bass The band recorded a 45 for a Detroit label, Sidra records, that made the local charts. The band was around for a year or so before Coghill and Bayless rejoined their old band mate Steve Mendell in the Experimental Blues Band.
Time Was / If You Want To - Sidra 9004, Sept. 1966