Release Info: Wynder K Frog - Superfrog 2010 (Private Press)
Label : Private Press
British jazz and blues rock band fronted by Mick Weaver, including
guitarist Neil Hubbard, saxophone player Chris Mercer, Alan Spenner on
bass, Bruce Rowlands on drums and Anthony (Reebop) Kwaku Baah on
percussion. They recorded 3 studio albums Sunshine Super Frog (1967) - Out of the Frying Pan (1968) & Into the Fire (1970).
Weaver's band performed as Wynder K. Frog and became popular on the student union and club circuit of the mid sixties. A brief merging of this band with Herbie Goins and the Night-Timers
took his work to a higher level. Wynder K. Frogg - they are billed
under this spelling - appeared on the bill at The Savile Theatre, London
on 24 September 1967 supporting Traffic on their first U.K. presentation. Also on the bill were Jackie Edwards and Nirvana. The compere was David Symonds.
When Steve Winwood left Traffic to form Blind Faith, Weaver was recruited to replace him and Traffic became Mason, Capaldi, Wood and Frog, soon shortened to Wooden Frog.
They played a few gigsbefore dissolving three months later when Traffic reformed.After this he recorded with solo artists such as Buddy Guy, Dave Gilmour, Joe Cocker, Eric Burdon, Frankie Miller, Roger Chapman Steve Marriott and Gary Moore as well as Taj Mahal and The Blues Band also playing keyboards with Steve Marriott's Majik Mijits.
Wynder K Frog - Harpsichord Shuffle
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