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BLACKJACKS, THE (1)

Last updated: 31-01-2018
BLACKJACKS, THE (1)
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Basic Information

Area:
  • Beccles, Suffolk, Uk
Genre:
  • 60s Pop
Active Years:
E1962 - L1965

Lead Vocals, Organ: Derek Moore OBE

Guitar: John Taylor

Guitar: Graham West

Bass: David West

Drums: Dick Brand

 

We just wanted something to do in the evenings” laughs bassist David West. Based in Suffolk’s small backwater town of Beccles this group of school & footballing friends missed the skiffle craze and wound up in the beat boom. The boys used to rehearse in the St Benedict's church hall and gigged regularly

 

In [date required] 1965 the band changed name and continued under the name banner Style

 

Supports: The Kinks / The Stringbeats / The Sound Trekkers

                   

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