The Lemon Pipers

The Lemon Pipers were an American pop-psych band from Ohio, best known for their 1968 hit “Green Tambourine,” a Billboard No. 1. They released two albums that year on Buddah, Green Tambourine and Jungle Marmalade. Members: Ivan Browne (vocals, rhythm guitar), Bill Bartlett (lead guitar), Steve Walmsley (bass), R.G. Nave (keyboards, toys), Bill Albaugh (drums) […]

Ram Jam

Ram Jam were an American hard-rock band from NYC that released two albums on Epic in 1977/78. Guitarist Bill Bartlett and bassist Howie Blauvelt respectively hailed from the ’60s pop-psych bands The Lemon Pipers and The Hassles. Members: Bill Bartlett (guitar), Howie Blauvelt (bass), Myke Scavone (vocals), Peter Charles (drums), Gregg Hoffman (guitar, 1976, 1994), […]