ROBBIE McINTOSH (drummer)

Robbie McIntosh (drummer) Born 6 May 1950 Dundee, Scotland Died 23 September 1974 (aged 24) Los Angeles Associated acts The Senate Average White Band Website: Robert Broderick James ‘Robbie’ McIntosh (6 May 1950 – 23 September 1974) was a Scottish drummer from Dundee, who was a founder member of the Average White Band. His father …

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CHARLES BRADLEY

Charles Bradley (singer) Birth name Charles Edward Bradley Born November 5, 1948 Gainesville, Florida, U.S. Died September 23, 2017 (aged 68) Brooklyn, New York, U.S. Genres Funk, soul Website: Charles Bradley – Home | Facebook Charles Bradley: Music Charles Edward Bradley (November 5, 1948 – September 23, 2017) was an American funk/soul/R&B singer, signed to the …

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DEEP PURPLE (band)

Deep Purple at Wacken Open Air 2013 Deep Purple (band) Also known as Roundabout Origin Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Genres Hard rock heavy metal blues rock progressive rock psychedelic rock (early) Website: Deep Purple | Official Site Deep Purple – Home | Facebook Deep Purple Discography at Discogs Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in …

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CATAPULT (band)

Catapult in Toppop 1974. Catapult (band) Origin Netherlands Genres Glamrock Website: CATAPULT – Alex Gitlin Catapult were a Dutch glam rock band active between 1973 and 1979. The band formed in the Summer of 1973 when during a holiday in the Spanish resort of Lloret de Mar, Geertjan Hessing, Erwin van Prehn, Aart Mol and Cees …

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DOM MARIANI

Dom Mariani Birth name Domenic Desio Mariani Born 1958 Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Genres Garage rock, power pop, alternative rock, rock Occupation(s) Musician, producer, architectural designer Instruments Vocals, guitar Website: Dom Mariani – Official – Home | Facebook Dom Mariani Domenic Desio Mariani (born 1958) is an Australian guitarist, vocalist, producer, and songwriter. Mariani has …

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BRIAN RAY – GUITARS

Brian Ray Brian Thomas Ray (born January 4, 1955) is an American session musician, guitarist, bassist, singer–songwriter and musical director. He is best known for his work as lead, rhythm, and bass guitarist with Sir Paul McCartney, though he has worked with an extensive list of artists in addition to his own solo career. Brian …

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MARK SELBY (musician)

Mark Selby (musician) Birth name Mark Otis Selby Born 1960/1961 Enid, Oklahoma, U.S. Died September 18, 2017 (aged 56) Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. Genres Blues rock Occupation(s) Musician, singer-songwriter Instruments Guitar Website: Meet Mark Mark Selby Mark Otis Selby (1960/1961 – September 10, 2017) was an American blues rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and producer. Born in Enid, …

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THE BEATLES DECCA AUDITIONS

The Beatles’ Decca audition On 1 January 1962, before they reached international stardom, the Beatles auditioned for Decca Records at Decca Studios in West Hampstead, north London. In what is considered one of the biggest mistakes in music industry history, Decca rejected the band, selecting instead Brian Poole and the Tremeloes. After being available only …

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DECCA RECORDING STUDIOS

Above: Decca Records’ third location was a building in Broadhurst Gardens, North London Decca Studios This studio was home to David Bowie’s first single, even if it did turn away the Beatles. Decca Studios was a recording facility in Broadhurst Gardens, West Hampstead, North London, England. From the company’s beginnings in 1929, British Decca’s earliest …

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JUSTIN SANDERCOE

Justin Sandercoe Birth name Justin Sandercoe Born March 27, 1974 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Occupation(s) Guitarist Instruments Guitar, harmonica, ukulele justinguitar.com – Home | Facebook Justin Sandercoe (born 27 March 1974) is an Australian guitarist, songwriter, performer, producer and educator. He grew up in Tasmania and has been based in London, England since 1996. Sandercoe was born …

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