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Johnny Guitar was from Thailand. The band was featured on the first Thai Beat A Go-Go compilation released by Subliminal Sounds and the Shadow Music of Thailand compilation released by Sublime Frequencies. Here are the liner notes for this album:
FACTS ABOUT FABULOUS JOHNNY GUITAR.
T. NOPARATANA (NOPARATANA TIPAYAOSOT) is the leader of Johnny Guitar. He’s 29 years old and almost six feet tall. He composes, listens politely to what the others have to say about his compositions and arrangement, and then insists that they Record Exactly what he wrote and arranged in the first place. He has very definite ideas of his own about almost everything. He plays Electric Organ more than 12 years. He used to be playing with “Bangkok Blue Band” his hobbies include all sports and art. He was born in Bangkok.
S. PRASERT (PRASERT SANGKLA) is 19 years old. He plays Lead Guitar. He was born in Surin.
P. KUA (KUA PHAN-NGARM) is 21 years old. He plays Rhythm Guitar. He was born in Surin.
M. MONGKOL (MONGKOL MOUNGVIROTE) is 20 years old. He plays Bass Guitar. He was born in Bangkok.
A. ANUN (ANUN AMARANONT) is 20 years old. He plays Drums. He was born in Bangkok.
Johnny Guitar is “A KING OF STRING BAND” in THAILAND.
He started to play string music in 1963.
Johnny Guitar is the first band who gets wonderful and new ideas in string music. They arranged THAI CLASSICAL to be THAI POPULAR ( A GO-GO for dancing and listen) Johnny Guitar got twice EXHIBIT in exhibition string band of THAILAND. In 1965 Johnny Guitar got a big succeed in string music. They can get “Golden Shield” From H.R.H. Prince BHANUBANDH YOKUL ( HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRICE OF THAILAND) In 1966 Johnny Guitar get a big hits from their first record “SUPHAN-NAHONG” after their first hits. They’re going to have the second Record “LAO CHA REON SRI” which is a biggest sell and biggest demand.
Now! Here is the first longplay which is very best, greatest sound for stereo phonic, and best souvenirs.
Catalog number LBS.999 on Thai Phonograph Record Company, manufactured and distributed by Lucky Bamboo Records. No release date listed.