The Rise and Fall of Flingle Bunt

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"The Rise and Fall of Flingel Bunt"
Single by The Shadows
B-side "It's a Mans World" (Addey-Smith)
Released May 1964
Format 7" single
Genre Pop music
Label Columbia DB 7261
Writer(s) Hank Marvin, Bruce Welch, Brian Bennett, John Rostill
The Shadows singles chronology
"Theme for Young Lovers"
(1964)
"The Rise and Fall of Flingel Bunt"
(1964)
"Rhythm and Greens"
(1963)

The Rise and Fall of Flingle Bunt is an instrumental by the British guitar group The Shadows. It went to number 5 in the UK. The character Flingel Bunt is an imaginary character invented by the actor Richard O'Sullivan, a friend of the Shadows. The full title was given to the tune after the group had been to see the film The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond.

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