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Where are they now? >>> The Shadows

The Shadows are Britain's most successful instrumental and vocal group with a grand total of 69 (including twelve No.1's) UK hit singles: 35 (including five No.1's) as 'The Shadows' and 34 (including seven No.1's) as 'Cliff Richard and The Shadows', from the 1950s to the 2000s. They are the third most successful act in [...]

By | 2017-10-16T18:01:33+00:00 June 24th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Brian Poole & The Tremeloes

Brian Poole is a singer and performer, leader of 1960s Rock 'n' Roll band the Tremeloes (1957–1962) then Brian Poole and the Tremeloes (1962–1967). The original lineup comprised Brian Poole (vocals, guitar), Alan Blakley (drums), Alan Howard (sax), and Graham Scott (guitar). This version of the band didn't stay together long, however, and Blakley [...]

By | 2017-10-16T18:08:03+00:00 June 11th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> The Seekers

The Seekers are an Australian pop folk quartet, originally formed in Melbourne in 1962. The original Seekers comprised Athol Guy, Keith Potger, Bruce Woodley and Ken Ray. After a year with the above line-up, Athol Guy recruited Judith Durham as the new lead singer and it was this formation that [...]

By | 2017-10-19T18:54:23+00:00 May 29th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Sam & Dave

Sam & Dave were an American soul and R&B duo, best known for their classic hits “Soul man” and “Hold on! I’m comin'”. The original pairing of Sam Moore and Dave Prater met in Florida in 1961, and they recorded unsuccessfully for several years before being signed to Atlantic Records [...]

By | 2017-10-19T19:01:19+00:00 May 19th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Love Affair

Love Affair was a London-based pop, soul, R&B group best known for number one hit "Everlasting love", originally recorded by Robert Knight. The band was active from 1966 to 1971. Love Affair's first single "She smiled sweetly", written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, flopped but the band reached the top of the UK [...]

By | 2018-02-13T13:50:12+00:00 May 10th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Connie Francis

Connie Francis is an American pop singer, composer, actress, entertainer and publisher; one of the most successful artists of the 1950s and ’60s. Francis started her music career at sixteen when she signed a record contract with MGM. The record label released her first recording, “Freddy” because the president of [...]

By | 2018-02-06T11:10:05+00:00 April 27th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|2 Comments

Where are they now? >>> B.J Thomas

Billy Joe “B.J” Thomas is an American country-pop singer very popular in the late ’60s and ’70s. Before his solo career, he sang in a church choir as a teenager, then joined the musical group The Triumphs who released a number of independent singles that failed to gain any attention. [...]

By | 2018-01-02T23:42:40+00:00 April 16th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Free

Free was an English rock band formed in London active from 1968 to 1973. The group were composed of the singer Paul Rodgers, bass player Andy Fraser, lead guitarist Paul Kossoff and drummer Simon Kirke. Although both of the first two albums "Tons of sobs" and "Free" fared poorly on the charts, 1970's "Fire [...]

By | 2018-01-02T23:28:38+00:00 April 9th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments

Where are they now? >>> The Tams

The Tams are a Southern soul vocal group from Atlanta, Georgia, who enjoyed their greatest chart success in the 1960s, and the 1970s, and most improbably in the 1980s. Formed in 1960, the band experienced their first successful single in 1962 when "Untie me" peaked at #12 on the R&B charts. The Tams then [...]

By | 2017-12-01T21:59:32+00:00 March 29th, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|3 Comments

Where are they now? >>> Hot Butter

Hot Butter was an instrumental cover band active from 1971 to 1978. The group are best known for 1972 cover of "Popcorn", originally recorded by its composer, Gershon Kingsley, in 1969. The track became an international hit and it has since been covered by a great number of artists such as Aphex Twin, Muse [...]

By | 2017-11-22T10:04:50+00:00 March 21st, 2016|WHERE ARE THEY NOW?|0 Comments