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The Lovin' Spoonful

2 Ratings: 2.0
Jug-band rock group formed in New York: John Sebastian (vocals, guitar, harmonica), Zalman Yanovsky (guitar), Steve Boone (bass) and Joe Butler (drums). Disbanded in 1968. Yanovsky died of a heart attack on 12/13/02 (age 57). Inducted into the Rock

The core of The Lovin' Spoonful were John Sebastian, who was born on March 17th, 1944 in New York, and Zalman Yanovsky, who was born on 19th December 1944 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. They first met as guests invited to Cass Elliot's house to watch the … see full wiki

Tags: Music, Pop, Rock, 1960s, Oldies
1 review about The Lovin' Spoonful

A Quick Tip by drifter51

  • Jan 5, 2011
Without a doubt my favorite group of the 1960s. Led by singer/songwriter/guitarist The Spoonful as we lovingly referred to them way back when constantly came up with fresh and creative sounds. No two records sounded alike. It's such a shame that the original group was only around for about 3 years before John Sebastian decided to pursue a solo career.
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