There are at least three bands that share the name "The Neptunes" 1.) The Neptunes (circa 1964) Victoria Records #102. Founded by Tom Holbert and Paul Hendricks in the 1950s, this Nashville vocal group recorded under various incarnations for a handful of small labels. The group also included (at different times) Hal Hardy, Robert "Dickey" Dixon, Joe Wade, Paul Hendricks (AKA: P.W. Cannon), James Porter Box, singer Gene Kennedy, Henry "Sonny" Short.