Imagine Motorhead Meets the Ramones & You have the original “They Call Me Energy” while
the whimsical original “A Night at The Space Opera” sounds a bit like Pink Floyd with Syd Barrett meets the early Who. Now available at Amazon & other fine sites

NEW YORK, NY, May 30, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ — A long lost 1970s Video of legendary NY York Rock Band, That Hideous Strength featuring Roy Wagner, was recently discovered, performing on The Danny Conrad 1975 TV Show & Posted on You Tube. This was the sole footage ever of the band and That Hideous Strength performing their 2 sided single, the originals “A Night at the Space Opera” & “They Call Me Energy”, both composed by band founder Mickey O who also produced the recordings.

That Hideous Strength featured Roy Wagner on lead guitar & vocals, Harry Britwar on bass & vocals, Mickey O on backing & break vocals & guitar, & Rodney Smith on drums. Harry Britwar co-wrote “They Call Me Energy” with Mickey & Lew Gabbey co-wrote “A Night at the Space Opera” with Mickey.

As Mickey had just received his MBA from Columbia University & Harry was finishing up in Medical School, the members were all over the country & the band had one more recording session, a cover of The Moby Grape’s “Murder in My Heart for the Judge” produced by Mickey which has been posted on You Tube at

All 3 Remastered Studio Recordings are available as high quality MP3 downloads at Amazon & other excellent online sites. Anyone interested in licensing the recordings for movies, TV, commercials, CDs etc should contact HifiHifi68 at G Mail Dot Com

You can actually hear the Official Remastered Studio version of a “Night at The Space Opera” at and the Official Remastered Studio version of “They Call Me Energy” at

That Hideous Strength featuring Roy Wagner or That Hideous Strength featuring Harry Britwar has no association whatsoever with any later band using the name That Hideous Strength.

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