By Line: Ted Green
If you are looking for New York's Top Oldies Group you
came to the right place. Recording Artists Tommy
McManus, Warren Tesoro, Dennis Dell and Phil Point
are the vocal group sensation:
" The Acchords "
Tommy McManus, founder of the Acchords achieved
celebrity status through The Joe Franklin Show and
hundreds of voice-over commercials, TV, Movies and his
appearances at Westbury Music Fair and Patchogue
Theater. He is a charismatic foundation who brings sweet
sounding harmony to life in each performance.
Dennis Dell is the kid from the Bronx with smooth vocal
ability that lends brightness to the group as first tenor and
leads. Just a few of his former associations included the Mello
Kings and lead for Lenny Coco's Chimes from 2015 to 2017.
He is a welcome addition to the Acchords
Warren Tesoro is a versatile artist who has performed with
many famous Doo-Wop groups but most noted for his
association with Norman Fox and The Rob Roys and his
appearance with John Goodman on Saturday Night Live and
Phil Point an original member, returns to contribute his
strong vocal abilities . Phil had former associations with Kathy
Jean and the Roommates, Aretha Franklin and Gloria Gaynor.
Tommy, Dennis, Warren and Phil have appeared with Rock
and Roll mega stars such as: Aretha Franklin, Gloria Gaynor,
The Dubs, The Dell-Vikings, Earl Lewis and the Channels,
Johnny Maestro and The Brooklyn Bridge, Willy Winfield and
the Harptones, The Solitares, The Classics, The Mystics, The
Passions, Buddy Holly's Original Crickets, Joey D and The
Starlighters, The Duprees, The Emotions, The Shangri-Las,
The Eternals, Dion, Chubby Checker, Bobby Rydell, Frankie
Avalon, Darlene Love, Ronnie Spector, The Coasters Larry
Chance and The Earls Kenny Vance and The Planatones plus
a host of others.
The Acchords were the recipients of the 2011 Wildwood New
Jersey Music Festival Award as the greatest and most original
sounding group artists on the East Coast today for keeping the
music of the 50s, 60s and 70s alive. In 2018 their album Best
of Times Volume III was the most played album in North
Wildwood, N.J. at Cool Scoops 50's style Ice Cream Parlor
whose celebrity guests include Bobby Rydell, Chubby Checker,
Frankie Avalon and other top Rock n Roll greats. In 2018 the
Acchords were nominated for the East Coast Hall of Fame.
The Acchords want to thank you for visiting their website.
Don't forget to check for upcoming appearances on their
schedule page and check out their fabulous CDS " The Best
of Times Volume I " ," The Best of Times Volume II " , "
The Best of Times Volume III" including their newest
original recording of " My Love Is True" . Above all, always
remember those men and women who have served our country
in the fight for freedom
Tommy Warren Dennis Phil