This was the only well-known 60's "psychedelic" band from New York.
This song originated as a folk song in 1960 and has been done in many versions and styles since then.
The Blues Magoos: "Tobacco Road"
This band (now in existence for 57 years) has made rock instrumentals out of pop songs, TV themes, jazz, and everything else.
The Ventures: "Over The Rainbow"