Louis Union were a mid s, short-lived, freakbeat rock band from ManchesterEnglandwho formed part of the mod rock scene. How High The Moon - Gene Norman - Just Jazz Volume 4 (Shellac) formed initially as The Satanists and then, after they changed their name, they won the Melody Maker National Beat Contest in front of a 3, sold-out crowd on Sunday 15 August at Wimbledon Palais, leaving a fledgling The Pink Floyd later known simply as Pink Floyd in a lower placing.
Artists were their sole agents. Their first singlea cover of the Beatles song " Girl ", was released in early and was a success in the UK Singles Chartwhere it reached No. The band were popular in the Manchester area. In the s he was the youngest head teacher in the UK. He later had a role in the subsequent new wave scene, under the stage name of Dave Formulaas a member of MagazineVisageLudus and Luxuriaand working with Howard Devoto and Tuxedomoon 's Winston Tong.
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