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Shadows of Knight

Shadows of Knight
Formed: 1964 in Chicago, IL
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Disbanded: 1969
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Jerry McGeorge, Warren Rogers, Tom Schiffour, Jim Sohns, David "Hawk" Woli..., Jeffrey "Woody" W..., Joe Kelley, Dan Baughman, Norm Gotsch
Biography: "The Stones, Animals and Yardbirds took the Chicago Blues and gave it an English interpretation. We've taken the English version of the Blues and re-added a Chicago touch." The Shadows of Knight's self-description was fairly accurate. Although this mid-'60s garage band from the Windy City did not match ...Read full biography
Back Door Men
Released: 1967
Label: Sundazed
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The original LP version of this album, the second by the legendary white Chicago garage punk/blues outfit, was one of the most sought-after artifacts of mid-'60s punk rock. Back Door Men was a loud, feedback-laden, ...Read full review
Gloria
Released: 1966
Label: Sundazed
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Although revisionist historians will claim that any Shadows of Knight best-of that includes "Gloria" will cover just about everything you'll ever need on this Chicago punk band (and usually acting as if ...Read full review
More Shadows of Knight albums: Main Albums (5), Compilations (5), Singles & EPs (3)