On July 22nd, 1965, the album The Magnificent Moodies was released in the UK. It was the first and only one to feature Denny Laine in the line-up.
Hear some of the songs here:
On this day in 1964 Denny Laine, Ray Thomas and Mike Pinder form the M&B Five in Birmingham, England. They would later change the name of the group to The Moody Blues.