Until Chicago garage rock band Shadows of Knight (*)(*) picks it up with a Jan. 31, 1966 release and carries it to US#10 ’65, seaside … since then, it’s been covered by -everyone- … who can play 3 chords!
Primeval beery British punk band the Sex Pistols,
Sniffin Glue #6
formed as ‘The Strand’ in 1972, plays its first show.
With John Lydon aboard (since August), the killing’s done at London’s Central Saint Martins College where Matlock is a student. The short show consists of covers, but “the plugs were pulled before they finished their set” — by the band whose gear they borrowed. Wot? Cur! Early footage