2018: 11: 3

 

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The hit records of The Tempters
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The lyrics along the bottom read: “oh mama mama, oh mama mama”.
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The former lead singer of The Blue Comets reminiscing
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The Blue Comets singing Blue Shadow. I’m pretty sure the dude with the flute is the same guy as in the photo above this one.
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Flock (flute rock)

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The show on TV last night was about GS or Group Sound and featured The Tempters, The Spiders, The Blue Comets and others. Rivals for the hearts of Japanese girls in the 1960s. Hugely popular. All sounding like The Formulya in New Zealand who were our knock offs of the popular sound.