The Lollipop Shoppe

The Lollipop Shoppe was an American garage-rock band based in Portland, Oregon, that released the 1968 album Just Colour on Uni Records. It contains “You Must Be a Witch,” a much-comped heavy psych song noted for its gasping, dramatized vocals. Frontman Fred Cole led numerous garage bands in the ensuing four decades.

Members: Fred Cole (lead vocals), Ron Buzzell (vocals, rhythm guitar), Ed Bowen (vocals, guitar, lead guitar), Bob Atkins (bass), Tim Rockson (drums), John the Greek (piano, organ), Carl Fortina (accordion)

The Lollipop Shoppe formed as The Weeds in 1965 in Las Vegas.


  • Just Colour (1968)


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