The original artist helped make leather pants fashionable. He was also a poet and singer that fronted an L.A. band that helped a lot of folks look at the world differently. This American icon left this world on this day in 1971. This perception altering band recorded this one for their second album in the summer of ’67, when faces came out of the rain.
The Shadow artist has always been considered a bit like the title of the song, especially their name. This British band did this version for The Lost Boys soundtrack in ’87.