Dayton, early 1960s
Buddy Mantia was active in the Dayton entertainment scene. He sang in nightclubs, and also performed in musical theatre.
He recorded one 45 in 1963, writing both songs. The style could be desribed as teen rock. The record was issued on the on-off Pilot label, a King custom press.
Gilded Cage / Double Headed Penny - Pilot 1066, 1963