AUTUMN
Mr Henry's Lollipop Shop
(Jeff Katz - Jerry Kasenetz - Richard Berardi)
Australia 1969

Single on Columbia by Sydney pop band often on ABC-TV pop program GTK, most popular in their home city where they had four charting singles, 1970-71. See also Song To Raymondo and Yellow River.

Further reading: Milesago's feature on Autumn.

 
TRICYCLE
Mr Henry's Lollipop Shop
(Jeff Katz - Jerry Kasenetz - Richard Berardi)
USA 1969
Original version

Track on album Tricycle by New York State bubblegum band. Seven of the album's ten tracks were written by Jeff Katz and Jerry Kasenetz with their associate, writer-producer Richard Berardi.


Another track from Triangle's album, Good Time Music, was covered in Australia by Clapham Junction.


Kasenetz & Katz's Super K Productions for the Buddah label popularised the bubblegum genre. Their charting releases included included Yummy Yummy Yummy (1968) by Ohio Express; and Simon Says (1967), 1, 2, 3, Red Light (1968) and Indian Giver (1969) by 1910 Fruit Gum Company, all Top 5 USA hits. Quick Joey Small (1968, #25 USA, #19 UK) by purported house supergroup Kasenetz-Katz Singing Orchestral Circus was popular in parts of Australia (#9 Melbourne, #12 Perth).

References, further reading: 1. Tricycle (album) at RateYour Music: release details and commentary. 2. Bubblegum Pop at Wikipedia. 3. Facebook page of Kasenetz and Katz Productions. 

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