Knights Bridge — “Make Me Some Love”: Brace for the Obscure (60s rock)! — September 7, 2022


575) Knights Bridge — “Make Me Some Love”

B-side of only single (‘68) by the Odessa, Texas, band — not the Knights Bridge Quintet from Waco, Texas! ( This is AP garage rock — these high schoolers should have gotten college credit!

Bolt 24 Hot Sounds calls the song a “[m]ighty psych-ish Texas classic [by s]tudents of Permian High School and incredibl[y] competent for a bunch of 16-17 yrs olds.” ( DJ Big Leg says “those great tones & feedback with great vocal make this song a true gem”, ( and Thomas Smith exclaims “[t]he fuzz on this one shook the rafters” ( and “[m]ake me some FUZZZZZ Groovy record”! ( Lisa Prest says “freaking spectacular!. ( Though Christian Rouse does chime in “Make me some love”? They make love sound like it’s a sandwich.” (

Drummer Ted Franklin recalls that:

We cut the record in February of 1968. We wrote Make Me Some Love the night before in the motel, we needed a b side. Turned out to be the most popular of the two, I guess. . . . We had a car wreck on the way back from the studio, tore up my drums. We were all Jr’s that yr.It was a great trip.

Man, this is a rare 45. Look at these prices!

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