Marshall Lytle

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Old Fort, North Carolina, USA
Marshall Lytle joined Bill Haley and the Saddlemen in 1951, playing bass and also performing as a featured vocalist. He stayed with Haley after the band changed its name to Bill Haley and the Comets, and Lytle played bass on the famous recording of "Rock Around the Clock" in 1954. In late 1955 Lytle quit the Comets to form The Jodimars alongside former Comets Dick Richards Boccelli and 'Joey Ambrose' (qv_. Lytle continued to perform as a solo act after the Todimars broke up in 1958 before changing his name to Tommy Page and entering the real estate business. Read more...