There’s nothing I love more than digging out an obscure track that was sampled in a contemporary track, especially when the later version was a success in it’s own right. This week, I found the origin of the bass line used in Amy Winehouse’s killer track “You Know I’m No Good.” It’s taken from a track by The Harvey Averdene Dozen from back in 1968.
Here’s Harvey and his other 11 compadres doing there thing:
Here’s Amy’s tune with Havery’s b line skillfully dropped in:
Have a great Monday,
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