The Spats


The Spats were a 1960s pop/rock band from Garden Grove, CA. Led by Dick Johnson, other members included Myron Carpino (lead guitar), Bud Johnson (rhythm guitar), Ron Johnson (bass), Chuck Showalter (piano), Bob Dennis (sax), and Mike Sulsona (drums), with some personnel changes.

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Gator Tails And Monkey Ribs (1964)

Pop charts debut year: 1964

Years active: ca. 1964-1968

Genres: Pop/rock

Labels: ABC-Paramount


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