Blues Image
Favorite

Blues Image

Top Songs

1
Ride Captain Ride [Single]
2
LaBamba
3
Incense And Peppermints
4
American Woman
5
Pay My Dues [Single]

Albums

About

  • Blues Image
  • Biography

    The Blues Image was a one-hit wonder Latin-tinged pop/rock band, that one hit being "Ride Captain Ride," which made the Top Ten and sold a million copies in 1970. The group was formed in Tampa, FL, in 1966 by Michael Pinera (b. September 29, 1948, Tampa, FL) (guitar, vocals), Manuel Bertematti (b. 1946, Tampa, FL) (percussion), and Joe Lala (b. Tampa, FL) (drums). Malcolm Jones (b. Cardiff, Wales) (bass) joined in 1966, followed in 1968 by Frank "Skip" Konte (b. Canyon City, OK) (keyboards). The band moved to New York City in 1968 and managed a club called the Image. Then they... Read more

    Chat About Blues Image