Latest update on 18/12/2009

Artist: Wilde Knights
Author: Rick Dey
Label: Star-Bright
Year: 1965

Garage rock from the Pacific Northwest. They also wrote Beaver Patrol, covered by Pop Will Eat Itself. Reissued on Big Beat sixties garage compilation Scary Business.

Paul Revere paid Rick Dey of the Wilde Knights $5.000 for this song. It became The Raiders' first big hit. Dey died from an overdose of laughing gas in 1970.


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