He joined The Ventures in 1962, left the band in 1972, then returned in 1979 and stayed with them until his death from cancer in 1996.
He was the older brother of Canned Heat bassist Larry Taylor.
Mel Taylor Discography
- 1 Vocals
- 40 Instruments & Performance
- 125 Writing & Arrangement
- 4 Production
- 1 Technical
- 1 Visual
Singles & EPs
|R-187||Mel Taylor||Big Bad Pogo (7", Single, Promo)||Rendezvous Records||R-187||US||1962||Sell This Version|
|BR-1583||Mel Taylor||Spanish Armada / Bang Bang Rhythm (7", Red)||Warner Bros. Records||BR-1583||Japan||1966||Sell This Version|
|5690||Mel Taylor||Young Man, Old Man / I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm (7", Single, Promo)||Warner Bros. Records||5690||US||1966||Sell This Version|