GROOVIN' WITH MR. BLOE

Latest update on 05/10/2015

Artist: Wind
Author: Bo Gentry/Kenneth Laguna/Paul De Naumann/Bernard Cochrane
Label: Life
Year: 1969

New York studio band around author Bo Gentry. Instrumental B-side of American single Make Believe, a top 30 US for Tony Orlando.

Covers:

1970:

Humbug [alias Bernie Cochrane; British single first sceduled for release in '69; n°1 in Mexico]

1970:

Mr. Bloe [n°2 UK; real name: Zack Lawrence; harmonica: Harry Pitch, so crucial in the overall sound he's the real Mr. Bloe]

1970:

Cool Heat [same cut as the original under a new moniker (Cool Heat), a new title (in the slipstream of the Mr. Bloe hit) and as an A-side]

1970:

Mighty Mouse

1990:

Associates

2003:

Fall [John Peel session]

Morrissey and Pulp both used this instrumental as introduction music to their shows, and so did Dick Clark for American Bandstand.

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