Jean Knight called him out with her 70s hit, “Mr. Big Stuff.” Her portrait of the original player still rings true today.
Mungo Jerry’s “In the Summertime” conjures up that classic warm-weather vibe — any time of the year. Here’s the backstory.
Their song, “Couldn’t Get It Right,” became a big hit — but it also kicked off tensions that would shake things up in the Climax Blues Band.
How did an L.A. air traffic controller with an interest in sampling create a lo-fi gem for the 90s? And what the heck is with that name?