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Mungo Jerry

Mungo Jerry
Formed: 1970 in England
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Blues, Country, Folk
Group Members: Ray Dorset, Paul King, John Godfrey, Dave Bidwell, Mike Cole, Bob Daisley, Eric Dillon, Colin Earl, Paul Hancox, Dick Middleton, Ian Milne, ...See All
Biography: Mungo Jerry is one of rock's great one-hit successes. Outside of England, they're known for exactly one song, but that song, "In the Summertime," is a seasonal anthem known by listeners who weren't even born when it was released. Mungo Jerry was a solid blues outfit as well -- in fact, one suspects they ...Read full biography
Memoirs of a Stockbroker
Released: 1971
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Titled for one of the most bittersweet songs in the group's entire repertoire, Memoirs of a Stockbroker is essentially the U.S. equivalent of the British Electronically Tested album, itself named after ...Read full review
Electronically Tested
Released: 1971
Label: Victor Records
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No less than its predecessor, Mungo Jerry's second album hit the stores in the wake of a massive hit single, the lascivious "Baby Jump" -- still one of the most sexually raw records ever to land regular ...Read full review
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