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Blood Sweat & Tears


Contrary to popular belief, the band was not named after the famous phrase in Winston Churchill's World War II speech. Musician Al Kooper was trying to think of a name for a band he wanted to form and happened to glance at a Johnny Cash album called "Blood, Sweat & Tears". See more trivia »

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 2016 Elvis & Nixon (performer: "Spinning Wheel")
 2014 Mad Men (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Runaways (2014) ... (performer: "You've Made Me So Very Happy" - uncredited)
 2014 Smeris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Don't Bogart That Joint (2014) ... (performer: "I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know" - uncredited)
 2009 Dzi Croquettes (Documentary) (performer: "Spinning Wheel") / (writer: "Spinning Wheel")
 2007 Medium (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Better Off Dead (2007) ... (performer: "And When I Die")
 2005 The Secret Life of Words (performer: "You've Made Me So Very Happy")
 2005 Where the Truth Lies (performer: "Spinning Wheel" (1968) - as Blood Sweat and Tears)
 2002 The Bernie Mac Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Mac Local 137 (2002) ... (performer: "And When I Die")
 2000 The Dish (performer: "You've Made Me So Very Happy" (1967))
 2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chokin' and Tokin' (2000) ... (performer: "Hi-De-Ho" - uncredited)
 1993 Indian Summer (performer: "Spinning Wheel")
 1989-1992 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Kevin Delivers (1992) ... (performer: "You've Made Me So Very Happy" - uncredited)
- Summer Song (1989) ... (performer: "Spinning Wheel" - uncredited)
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary) (performer: "More and More" - as Blood, Sweat & Tears)
 1974 The Millionairess (performer: "Lucretia Mac Evil", "Fire and Rain" - uncredited)
 1974 Hotel Hooker (performer: "God Bless the Child", "Smiling Phases", "Blues - Part II" - uncredited) / (writer: "Blues - Part II" - uncredited)
 1973 Flipside (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 April 1973 (1973) ... (performer: "Rosemary", "Empty Pages", "Hip Pickles")
 1971 The Young Hitchikers (performer: "Smiling Phases" - uncredited)
 1970 The Owl and the Pussycat (performer: "The Confrontation", "The Warmup", "The Seduction", "The Morning After", "The Reunion" - uncredited)
 1970 The Best on Record (TV Special) (performer: "Spinning Wheel")
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Members have included Al Kooper, Steve Katz, Fred Lipsius, Jim Fielder, Bobby Colomby, Randy Brecker, Jerry Weiss, Dick Halligan, Chuck Winfield, Lew Soloff, Jerry Hyman, David Clayton-Thomas, Bobby Doyle, Joe Henderson, George Wadenius, Jerry Fisher, Lou Marini, Larry Willis, Tom Malone, Ron McClure, Bill Tillman, Tony Klatka, Jerry La Croix, Luther Kent, Joe Giorgianni, David Bargeron, Chris ... See more »

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