Looking Glass was an American pop music group of the early 1970s that was part of the Jersey Shore sound. Their 1972 song "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)" sold over a million copies.
The group was formed in 1969, at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The original version of the band broke up after college, with original members Elliot Lurie and Larry Gonsky recruiting two new members to form the classic Looking Glass lineup:
- Elliot Lurie (lead guitar and vocals)
- Jeff Grob (drums)
- Larry Gonsky (piano)
- Pieter Sweval (bass)
The group had the #1 hit single for the week of August 26, 1972 with "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)", written by Lurie; and also a minor hit "Jimmy Loves Mary-Anne" (1973), subsequently covered by Josie Cotton. "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)" was released in the US in June 1972. It topped the Billboard Hot 100 for one week and remained on theЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Looking Glass [1972, альбом]
- Brandy (You're a Fine Girl) [сборник]
- Golden Classics [1996, сборник]
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