Jimmy The Hoover ‎– Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh) (12″)

Still in 1983 (I’m doing well!) and this one-hit wonder from the short lived and soon to be dropped, Jimmy The Hoover band. (Derek on vocals with Simon on keyboards and vocals, Maddog on drums with Flinto on bass and Mark on guitar) They were allegedly found by Malcolm Mclaren. Given the electronic dressing by Steve Levine and Gordon Milne. African beats and rhythm along with some great slap bass, you can hear why it was a hit with the infectious chant/chorus. The obscure B-side “Sing Sing” is an unexpected find, synth bass driven with some great dub effects.


CBS ‎– TA 3406jimmycov

A Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh)
B Sing Sing

3 responses

  1. You’re doing very well!! 🙂

  2. Knackered, more tomorrow! 🙂 🙂

  3. Looking forward to it.. as usual! 🙂
    Best 80’s blog around these days!!

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