KING JAMES AND THE ROYAL JESTERS
Point Pleasant, W VA
Bottom left to right: Art Thevenin and David Anthony.
Standing left to right: Eddie Swann, Dee Thevenin, Mike Carlisle and Jack Simpkins
Mike Carlisle, the keyboardist wrote I Get a Feeling. Mike Carlisle and D. Thevenin wrote the ballad on the flip, Girl, which became popular with homesick soldiers in Vietnam when a Point Pleasant recruit took the record overseas with him. Other members of the band were Willie Louis guitar, Butch Bright and David Anthony on bass, and Eddie Swan drums.
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