- 6 years ago
Playing tracks by
Teenage Head, Dr Boogie, 32.20, Evil Hearted Ada, Whisky Woman and more.
Part 2 features an exclusive interview with ROY A LONEY, his first UK radio interview, along with added insight from A Bones' guitarist BRUCE BENNETT who also cut an EP with Roy in 1993 prior to backing him for 6 gigs recently, starting with the Ponderosa Stomp. Roy talks about Teenage Head and Slow Death period.We also talk about life after the Groovies with The Phantom Movers, and The A Bones, as well as future Groovy plans.
Godfather's of San Franciscan 'Freak Beat', 'High Energy Rock N Roll' and Proto-Punk, the Groovies wrote the 1st song about sniffin' glue. In their early heyday they made 4 influential albums, and a clutch of top singles; namely Sneakers (1968), Supersnazz (1969), Flamingo (1970), and Teenage Head (1971); and the seminal EP Slow Death (1972). They are cited by the Rolling Stones, The Cramps, and The Dead Kennedys.
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