Mudcat Café message #695742 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,Jac Holzman
22-Apr-02 - 01:59 PM
Thread Name: Andy Griffith Show & Dillards
Subject: RE: Andy Griffith Show
We signed The Dillards to Elektra in 1962 and released their first album in 1963. Elektra was almost exclusively a folk music label at that time.

The Doors were the first rock band we signed to Elektra. That was in 1966. We put out their first album in 1967.

Jac Holzman Founder of Elektra Records