It was also DYNAMITE records
which released the first COUNT BISHOPS' album, in 1977. This hard
blues album, called "Good Gear", included 13 blues
classics, and amongst them "Dear Dad", "Carol"
and "Johnny B. Goode" (Chuck BERRY). There's also a
fantastic version of "Walking The Dog" (Rufus THOMAS),
On this album, Zen and
Johnny shared the lead vocals. This album was "our
legendary Dutch album that nobody can get over here" said the
band. It's an extremely rare album.
It has been reissued in
France by LOLITA Records, in 1984. This reissue was made out of the
original "Good Gear" own vinyl copy of LOLITA's boss. No
tape of the original sessions have been found, it seems that they are