Redeye was formed in 1970 by guitarist Douglas ‘Crimson’ Tag, a former person in the LA, USA, pop psychedelic group Sunlight Company. Tag teamed with David Hodgkins (electric guitar/vocals), Costs Kirkham (bass) and Bobby Bereman (drums). The rock and roll group agreed upon to the tiny Pentagram label and released the one ‘Video games’ in past due 1970; it ultimately landed in the very best 30 nationally. Another solitary, ‘Redeye Blues’, was released in the springtime of 1971, though it was prohibited in lots of radio markets due to its lyrical content material – some developers objected towards the music’s story-line in regards to a person obtaining stoned and unable to discover his medication stash. However, the solitary charted. The group was struggling to abide by it with another strike and split in 1972.