“Sitting Here on a Tongue”: What’s a Grodeck Whipperjenny?

6 of the 8 songs on the debut album by The Grodeck Whipperjenny were recorded in Cincinnati’s King Records studio on February 5, 1970.  “Sitting Here on a Tongue” is the album’s kick-off track:

The Grodeck Whipperjenny were led by David Matthews, bandleader and arranger for James Brown, who issued the group’s one and only album on King Records imprint, People Records.

Grodeck Whipperjenny LP

Matthews would later go on to become staff arranger for Creed Taylor‘s CTI Records.