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Bluesology (714 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Bluesology was a 1960s British blues group, best remembered as being the first professional band of Elton John (then known by his birth name Reginald Dwight)
Doug Sandom (592 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Douglas Sandom (26 February 1930 – 27 February 2019) was an English drummer who was the first drummer for the rock band the Who. During the infancy of
Dick Taylor (398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Clifford Taylor (born 28 January 1943) is an English musician, best known as the guitarist and founding member of the Pretty Things. Taylor was
Jim Rodford (752 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Walter Rodford (7 July 1941 – 20 January 2018) was an English musician, who played bass for several British rock bands. He was a founding member
Bob Brunning (468 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Brunning (29 June 1943 – 18 October 2011) was a British musician who was, as a small part of a long musical career, the original bass guitar player
Kenney Jones (1,382 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kenneth Thomas Jones (born 16 September 1948) is an English drummer best known for his work in the groups Small Faces, Faces and the Who. Jones was inducted
Jim McCarty (345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Stanley McCarty (born 25 July 1943) is an English musician, best known as the drummer for the Yardbirds and Renaissance. Following Chris Dreja's
Them (band) (3,194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Them were a Northern Irish rock band formed in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in April 1964, most prominently known for their 1964 garage rock standard "Gloria"
Rick Wills (692 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard William Wills (born 5 December 1947) is an English bass guitarist. He is best known for his work with the rock band Foreigner and his associations
Ian Stewart (musician) (2,051 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ian Andrew Robert Stewart (18 July 1938 – 12 December 1985) was a British keyboardist and co-founder of the Rolling Stones. He was removed from the lineup
Thomas Fraser (singer) (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Thomas James Fraser (20 March 1927 – 6 January 1978) was a Scottish fisherman and Country and Western and rhythm and blues musician from Shetland. Fraser
Dave Flett (504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Flett is a Scottish rock guitarist, best known for performing with Manfred Mann's Earth Band and Thin Lizzy. Flett began his career with local groups
Paul Samwell-Smith (867 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul Granville Samwell-Smith (born Paul G. Smith, 8 May 1943, in Brentford, West London, England) is an English musician and record producer. He was a
Tony Reeves (552 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anthony Robert Reeves (born 18 April 1943, New Eltham, South East London) is an English bass guitarist/contrabassist, noted for his "distinctive and complex
Muff Winwood (497 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mervyn "Muff" Winwood (born 15 June 1943, Erdington, Birmingham, England) is a British songwriter and record producer, and the elder brother of Steve Winwood
Clint Warwick (533 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Clint Warwick (born Albert Eccles; 25 June 1940 – 15 May 2004) was an English rock musician and the original bassist for the rock band the Moody Blues
Chas Chandler (1,078 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bryan James "Chas" Chandler (18 December 1938 – 17 July 1996) was an English musician, record producer and manager, best known as the original bassist
Stan Webb (guitarist) (283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Stanley Frederick Webb (born 3 February 1946) is an English musician who is the frontman and lead guitarist with the blues band Chicken Shack. Webb was
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers (1,194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers are an English blues rock band led by multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter John Mayall. The band has been influential
Free (band) (1,850 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Free were an English rock band formed in London in 1968 by Paul Rodgers (vocals), Paul Kossoff (guitar), Andy Fraser (bass, piano) and Simon Kirke (drums
Tony Chapman (561 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anthony Michael Chapman (born 19 May 1941, Stoke Newington, East London) is a British drummer and songwriter who was especially active during the 1960s
Neil Hubbard (495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Neil Terrence Hubbard (born 24 February 1948) is a British guitarist who has performed with Juicy Lucy, The Grease Band, Bluesology, Joe Cocker, Roxy Music
John Dalton (musician) (857 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Dalton (born 21 May 1943) is a British bass guitar player, best known as a member of the Kinks in 1966 and between 1969 and 1976, replacing original
Mitch Mitchell (2,213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Graham "Mitch" Mitchell (9 July 1946 – 12 November 2008) was an English drummer and child actor, best known for his work in the Jimi Hendrix Experience
Mick Avory (1,514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Charles Avory (born 15 February 1944) is an English musician, best known as the longtime drummer and percussionist for the English rock band the
Alvin Lee (912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alvin Lee (born Graham Anthony Barnes; 19 December 1944 – 6 March 2013) was an English guitarist, singer and songwriter, who was best known as the lead
Steampacket (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Steampacket (sometimes shown as Steam Packet) was a British blues band formed in 1965 by Long John Baldry with Rod Stewart, Julie Driscoll, and organist
Chris Dreja (550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Walenty Dreja (born 11 November 1945 in Surbiton, Surrey) is an English musician, best known as the rhythm guitarist and bassist for rock band
Dick Heckstall-Smith (895 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and Blues (Quartet, 1984, ISBN 978-0704326965) Blowing the Blues: Fifty Years
Shotgun Express (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shotgun Express was a short-lived British R&B band formed in London in May 1966. Although it achieved little success at the time, it is notable for having
John McVie (1,759 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Graham McVie (born 26 November 1945) is a British bass guitarist. He is best known as a member of the rock bands John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers from
Dee Murray (977 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Murray Oates (3 April 1946 – 15 January 1992), known as Dee Murray, was an English bass guitarist. He was best known for his long-time collaboration
Miller Anderson (musician) (487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Miller Anderson (born 12 April 1945) is a UK-based blues and rock guitarist and singer. He worked extensively with Ian Hunter in the formative years of
Ian McLagan (1,467 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ian Patrick McLagan (/məkˈlæɡən/; 12 May 1945 – 3 December 2014) was an English keyboardist, best known as a member of the rock bands Small Faces and Faces
Hilton Valentine (1,095 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hilton Stewart Paterson Valentine (21 May 1943 – 29 January 2021) was an English skiffle and rock and roll musician who was the original guitarist in The
Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra (also known as Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra) is a rhythm and blues band led by boogie-woogie
Georgie Fame (1,815 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Georgie Fame (born Clive Powell; 26 June 1943) is an English R&B and jazz musician. Fame, who had a string of 1960s hits, is still performing, often working
Savoy Brown (2,016 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Savoy Brown (originally Savoy Brown Blues Band) were a British blues rock band formed in Battersea, southwest London, in 1965. Part of the late 1960s blues
Colin Hodgkinson (718 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colin Hodgkinson (born 14 October 1945, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England) is a British rock, jazz and blues bassist, who has been active since the
Savoy Brown (2,016 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Savoy Brown (originally Savoy Brown Blues Band) were a British blues rock band formed in Battersea, southwest London, in 1965. Part of the late 1960s blues
Ric Grech (1,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Roman Grechko (1 November 1946 – 17 March 1990), better known as Ric Grech, was a British rock musician. He is best known for playing bass guitar
John Lodge (musician) (1,377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Charles Lodge (born 20 July 1943) is an English musician, best known as bass guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter of the longstanding rock band the
Pete Quaife (1,602 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Alexander Greenlaw Quaife (born Kinnes; 31 December 1943 – 23 June 2010) was an English musician, artist and author. He was a founding member and
Keith Relf (997 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Keith Relf (22 March 1943 – 12 May 1976) was an English musician, best known as the lead vocalist and harmonica player for rock band the Yardbirds
Sweet Sensation (band) (675 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sweet Sensation was an eight piece British soul group who had some success in the mid-1970s. They are best known for their 1974 No. 1 UK hit, "Sad Sweet
Chris Farlowe (1,298 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chris Farlowe (born John Henry Deighton, 13 October 1940) is an English rock, blues and soul singer. He is best known for his hit single "Out of Time"
John Weider (784 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Weider (born 21 April 1947) is an English rock musician who plays guitar, bass, and violin. He is best known as the guitarist for the Animals from
Norman Watt-Roy (1,221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norman Joseph Watt-Roy (born 15 February 1951) is an English musician, arranger and composer. Watt-Roy's music career spans more than 40 years. He came
Brian Auger (1,327 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian Albert Gordon Auger (born 18 July 1939) is an English jazz rock and rock music keyboardist who specialises in the Hammond organ. Auger has worked
Mike Hugg (738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael John Hugg (born 11 August 1940) is a British musician who was a founding member of the 1960s group Manfred Mann. Hugg first thought about wanting
Snafu (band) (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Snafu are a British rhythm and blues/rock band, originating in the 1970s, featuring vocalist Bobby Harrison and slide guitarist Micky Moody. "That's the
Hot Chocolate (1,420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hot Chocolate are a British soul band popular during the 1970s and 1980s, formed by Errol Brown and Tony Wilson. The group had at least one hit song every
Alexis Korner (2,032 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (2004), The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and Blues, Clear Books. ISBN 0-7043-2696-5. First Edition: Blowing the Blues
Vinegar Joe (band) (649 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Vinegar Joe were an English Blues rock band, formed in 1971 in London. They released three albums on Island Records, but were best known for their live
Barry Jenkins (musician) (836 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Colin Ernest "Barry" Jenkins (22 December 1944–27 January 2024) was an English musician, best known for being a drummer for the Animals during both of
John Steel (drummer) (1,124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Steel (born 4 February 1941) is an English musician who is the long-serving drummer for The Animals. Having served as the band's drummer at its inception
Mike Vickers (792 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Graham Vickers (born 18 April 1940) is an English musician who came to prominence as the guitarist, flautist, and saxophonist with the 1960s band
Dave Rowberry (897 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Eric Rowberry (4 July 1940 – 6 June 2003) was an English pianist and organist, most known for being a member of the rock and R&B group The Animals
Andy Silvester (99 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrew Frederick Silvester (born 16 June 1947, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England) is a British bassist and multi-instrumentalist. Silvester has played
Elton Dean (1,133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elton Dean (28 October 1945 – 8 February 2006) was an English jazz musician who performed on alto saxophone, saxello (a variant of the soprano saxophone)
Mike Sanchez (228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jesus Miguel "Mike" Sanchez (born 17 February 1964) is a British rhythm and blues singer, pianist and songwriter. He is known for his work with the Big
Hughie Flint (764 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hughie Flint (born 15 March 1941) is an English retired drummer, known for his stint in John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers during the early 1960s, mainly
Paul Kossoff (1,722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Paul Francis Kossoff (14 September 1950 – 19 March 1976) was an English guitarist, best known as the co-founder and guitarist of the rock band Free. He
Alan Price (1,969 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alan Price (born 19 April 1942) is an English musician who first found prominence as the original keyboardist of the English rock band the Animals. He
The Birds (band) (790 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Birds were an English rhythm and blues band, formed in 1964 in London. They recorded fewer than a dozen songs and released only four singles. Starting
Jimmy Powell (singer) (1,415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Jimmy Powell (13 October 1942 – 13 May 2016) was a British soul and rhythm and blues singer who recorded and performed throughout the 1960s and early 1970s
Dave Greenslade (383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David John Greenslade (born 18 January 1943) is an English composer and keyboard player. He has played with Colosseum from the beginning in 1968 until
Dave Richmond (292 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Henry Richmond (born 1938 in Brighton, Sussex, England) is a British professional bass player, best known as a founder member of the 1960s pop group
Julie Driscoll (1,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Julie Driscoll Tippett (born 8 June 1947) is an English singer and actress, known for her work with Brian Auger and her husband, Keith Tippett. Driscoll
Cream (band) (4,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cream were a British rock band formed in London in 1966. The group consisted of bassist Jack Bruce, guitarist Eric Clapton and drummer Ginger Baker. Bruce
Cyril Davies (1,255 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, London: Quartet Books Limited, 1989, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second
Ronnie Lane (2,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronald Frederick Lane (1 April 1946 – 4 June 1997) was an English musician and songwriter who was the bassist and co-founder of the rock bands Small Faces
Graeme Edge (2,106 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Graeme Charles Edge (30 March 1941 – 11 November 2021) was an English musician, songwriter and poet, best known as the co-founder and drummer of the English
Jeremy Spencer (2,324 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeremy Cedric Spencer (born 4 July 1948) is a British musician, best known for playing slide guitar and piano in the original line-up of the rock band
Top Topham (1,040 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (1989), The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and blues, Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5; Second Edition known
Roger Earl (263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roger Earl (born 16 May 1946) is an English drummer best known as a member of the rock band Foghat. A founding member, along with guitarist and vocalist
Spencer Davis (1,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spencer Davis (born Spencer David Nelson Davies; 17 July 1939 – 19 October 2020) was a Welsh musician. He founded the Spencer Davis Group, a band that
Bennie and the Jets (2,151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Bennie and the Jets" (also titled "Benny & the Jets") is a song written by English musician Elton John and songwriter Bernie Taupin, and performed by
Mike d'Abo (1,331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael David d'Abo (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of Manfred Mann from 1966 to their dissolution
Noel Redding (2,283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Noel Redding (25 December 1945 – 11 May 2003) was an English rock musician, best known as the bass player for the Jimi Hendrix Experience and guitarist/singer
Dave Berry (musician) (1,334 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Dave Berry (born David Holgate Grundy, 6 February 1941) is an English rock singer and former teen idol during the 1960s. His best-remembered hits are "Memphis
Phil May (singer) (555 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Philip Dennis Arthur May (born Wadey, later Kattner; 9 November 1944 – 15 May 2020) was an English vocalist. He gained fame in the 1960s as the lead singer
Phil May (singer) (555 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Philip Dennis Arthur May (born Wadey, later Kattner; 9 November 1944 – 15 May 2020) was an English vocalist. He gained fame in the 1960s as the lead singer
Linx (band) (309 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Linx were a British soul/Brit funk band consisting of David Grant (lead vocals), Bob Carter (keyboards), Andy Duncan (drums), Canute Edwards (guitar),
Dave Peverett (862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Jack Peverett (16 April 1943 – 7 February 2000), also known as Lonesome Dave, was an English singer and guitarist, best known as the original lead
Eruption (band) (1,018 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Eruption were a British disco, R&B and soul recording act in the 1970s and 1980s. They are best known for their covers of Ann Peebles's "I Can't Stand
Bill Wyman (3,874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William George Wyman (né Perks; born 24 October 1936) is an English musician who was the bass guitarist with the rock band the Rolling Stones from 1962
Nine Below Zero (1,326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nine Below Zero are an English rock band who have a cult following throughout Europe. They became popular during the period 1980–1982 and are still performing
The Real Thing (British band) (1,889 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Real Thing are a British soul group formed in the 1970s. The band charted internationally with their song "You to Me Are Everything", which reached
The Smoke (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Smoke were an English psychedelic pop group from York. They consisted of Mick Rowley (lead vocals), Mal Luker (lead guitar), John "Zeke" Lund (bass)
Ric Lee (705 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard "Ric" Lee (born 20 October 1945) is an English drummer of the blues rock band Ten Years After. He was a founding member of his first band, The
Danny McCulloch (1,931 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel Joseph "Danny" McCulloch (18 July 1945 – 29 January 2015) was an English musician best known as the bassist of the 1960s psychedelic rock group
Jimmy Winston (776 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Edward Winston Langwith (20 April 1945 – 26 September 2020), known professionally as Jimmy Winston, was an English musician and actor. He was the
Tom McGuinness (musician) (825 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Thomas John Patrick McGuinness (born 2 December 1941) is a guitarist, singer and songwriter who played bass and rhythm guitar with rock band Manfred Mann
Mark Charig (583 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mark Charig (born 22 February 1944 in London) is a British trumpeter and cornetist. He was particularly active in the late 1960s and early 1970s, when
Eddie Hardin (655 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eddie Hardin (19 February 1949 – 22 July 2015) was an English rock pianist and singer-songwriter. Born Edward Harding, he was best known for his associations
Paul Jones (singer) (2,497 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Paul Jones (born Paul Adrian Pond, 24 February 1942) is an English singer, actor, harmonicist, radio personality and television presenter. He first came
Justin Hayward (3,351 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Justin Hayward OBE (born 14 October 1946) is an English musician. He was the guitarist and frontman of the rock band the Moody Blues from 1966 until
Gonzalez (band) (649 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Gonzalez were a British R&B and funk band. They became well known as a backing band for touring R&B, funk, and soul stars. Their eponymous album was released
Pete York (857 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter York (born 15 August 1942 in Redcar, Yorkshire, England) is a British rock drummer who has been performing since the 1960s. Born in Redcar, he attended
Paul Williams (English singer) (384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Paul Williams (born Paul Nigel Vincent Yarlett; 19 September 1940 – 1 March 2019) was an English blues and rock singer and musician. During his early career
Chick Churchill (490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael George "Chick" Churchill (born 2 January 1946) is an English keyboard player of the blues rock band Ten Years After. Churchill began playing the
Geraint Watkins (1,906 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geraint Meurig Vaughan Watkins (born 5 February 1951) is a Welsh singer, songwriter, rock and roll pianist and accordionist. He has backed many notable
Micky Waller (1,218 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Waller (6 September 1941 – 29 April 2008) was an English drummer, who played with many of the biggest names on the UK rock and blues scene, after
Duffy Power (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British rhythm and blues, 1989 Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition :
Art Wood (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arthur Wood (7 July 1937 – 3 November 2006) was a British blues, pop and rock singer, who led The Artwoods in the 1960s and subsequently became a graphic
Christine McVie (4,701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christine Anne McVie (/məkˈviː/ mək-VEE; née Perfect; 12 July 1943 – 30 November 2022) was an English musician and singer. She was the keyboardist and
Elkie Brooks (2,254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elkie Brooks (born Elaine Bookbinder; 25 February 1945) is an English rock, blues and jazz singer. She was a vocalist with the bands Dada and Vinegar Joe
Chicken Shack (1,657 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chicken Shack are a British blues band, founded in the mid-1960s by Stan Webb (guitar and vocals), Andy Silvester (bass guitar), and Alan Morley (drums)
Leo Lyons (616 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leo David William Lyons (born 30 November 1943) is an English musician, who was most notably the bassist of the blues rock band Ten Years After. Leo Lyons
Kim Simmonds (800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kim Maiden Simmonds (5 December 1947 – 13 December 2022) was a Welsh musician. He was the founder, guitarist, primary songwriter and sole consistent member
Phil Sawyer (465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip Sawyer (born 8 March 1947, London) is an English musician who was a member of the Spencer Davis Group in the 1960s and later recorded under the
Caleb Quaye (1,155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caleb Quaye (born 9 October 1948) is an English rock guitarist and studio musician best known for his work in the 1960s and 1970s with Elton John, Mick
Martin Stone (guitarist) (708 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Martin Stone (11 December 1946, Woking, Surrey – 9 November 2016, Versailles, France) was an English guitarist and rare book dealer. He was a longtime
Geoffrey K. Pullum (2,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geoffrey Keith Pullum (/ˈpʊləm/; born 8 March 1945) is a British and American linguist specialising in the study of English. Pullum has published over
Steve Winwood (4,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Lawrence Winwood (born 12 May 1948) is an English musician and songwriter whose genres include blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock and
The Creation (band) (2,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Creation are an English rock band, formed in 1966. Their best-known songs are "Making Time", which was one of the first rock songs to feature a guitar
Lew Lewis (996 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Keith "Lew" Lewis (1955 – 16 April 2021) was an English harmonica player and vocalist, who was a member of Eddie and the Hot Rods before forming his own
John Mayall (3,985 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Mayall OBE (born 29 November 1933) is an English blues and rock musician, songwriter and producer. In the 1960s, he formed John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers
The Hamsters (1,584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Hamsters were a British band from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England. They performed their first live show at the Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea, on
Denny Laine (2,684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian Frederick Hines (29 October 1944 – 5 December 2023), known professionally as Denny Laine, was an English musician who co-founded two major rock bands:
Ginger Baker (4,631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Edward "Ginger" Baker (19 August 1939 – 6 October 2019) was an English drummer. His work in the 1960s and 1970s earned him the reputation of "rock's
Charlie Watts (4,786 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Robert Watts (2 June 1941 – 24 August 2021) was an English musician who was the drummer of the Rolling Stones from 1963 until his death in 2021
Eric Burdon (5,178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eric Victor Burdon (born 11 May 1941) is an English singer and songwriter. He was previously the lead vocalist of the R&B and rock band the Animals and
Pete Gage (singer) (830 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Peter Gage (born 12 February 1946, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London) is a British blues musician. A vocalist, harmonica player and pianist, Gage
Chilli Willi and the Red Hot Peppers (409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chilli Willi and the Red Hot Peppers were one of the main British pub rock groups of the early 1970s. Later managed by Jake Riviera, who first worked for
Geno Washington (1,632 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geno Washington (born William Francis Washington; December 1943, in Evansville, Indiana) is an American R&B singer who released five albums with the Ram
Geno Washington (1,632 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geno Washington (born William Francis Washington; December 1943, in Evansville, Indiana) is an American R&B singer who released five albums with the Ram
Jimmy James (singer) (1,387 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael "Jimmy" James (13 September 1940 – 14 May 2024) was a Jamaican-British soul singer, known for songs like "Come to Me Softly", "Now Is the Time"
The Alan Bown Set (1,279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Alan Bown Set, later known as The Alan Bown! or just Alan Bown, were a British band of the 1960s and 1970s whose music evolved from jazz and blues
Peter Green (musician) (4,644 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Peter Allen Greenbaum (29 October 1946 – 25 July 2020), known professionally as Peter Green, was an English blues rock singer-songwriter and guitarist
Small Faces (4,792 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Small Faces were an English rock band from London, founded in 1965. The group originally consisted of Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, Kenney Jones and
Beryl Marsden (697 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Beryl Marsden (born 10 June 1947) is a British R&B and pop singer, who first came to notice on the Liverpool club scene of the early 1960s. She recorded
Errol Kennedy (420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Errol Kennedy (born 9 June 1953 in Montego Bay, Jamaica) is a Jamaican-British musician (drummer, singer), songwriter, composer, producer and original
Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band (1,370 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band are an England-based soul band. The Ram Jam Band were formed around 1964 by Pete Gage and Geoff Pullum. Before taking
Ray Davies (4,843 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Raymond Douglas Davies CBE (/ˈdeɪvɪz/ DAY-viz; born 21 June 1944) is an English musician. He was the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and primary songwriter
Pete Gage (guitarist) (1,063 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Peter Gage (born 31 August 1947) is an English rock guitarist, pianist, composer and record producer, best known for his work with Geno Washington & the
Mick Taylor (6,368 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Kevin Taylor (born 17 January 1949) is an English guitarist, best known as a former member of John Mayall's Bluesbreakers (1967–1969) and the Rolling
Ray Thomas (4,040 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raymond Thomas (29 December 1941 – 4 January 2018) was an English musician, singer and songwriter. He was best known as a founding member of the English
Mike Pinder (3,374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Thomas Pinder (27 December 1941 – 24 April 2024) was an English rock musician. He was a founding member and the original keyboard player of the
Mike Cotton (musician) (433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael Edward Cotton (born 12 August 1939) is an English jazz and R&B trumpeter, flugelhornist, harmonicist, vocalist and bandleader born in Tottenham
John McLaughlin (musician) (4,527 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John McLaughlin (born 4 January 1942), also known as Mahavishnu, is an English guitarist, bandleader, and composer. A pioneer of jazz fusion, his music
Jon Mark (1,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Michael Burchell (8 May 1943 – 10 February 2021), known professionally as Jon Mark, was an English singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for
John Entwistle (4,796 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Alec Entwistle (9 October 1944 – 27 June 2002) was an English musician who was the bass guitarist for the rock band the Who. Entwistle's music career
Dave Davies (4,296 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
David Russell Gordon Davies (born 3 February 1947) is an English guitarist, singer and songwriter. He was the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the
Johnny Almond (702 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Johnny Almond (20 July 1946 – 18 November 2009) was a British saxophonist, who is best known for his recordings with the Alan Price Set, Fleetwood Mac
Brian Jones (7,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) was an English musician and founder of the Rolling Stones. Initially a slide guitarist, he went
Lady Madonna (4,542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Lady Madonna" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles, written primarily by Paul McCartney and credited to Lennon–McCartney. In March 1968 it was
Big Town Playboys (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Big Town Playboys are a six-piece acoustic British rhythm and blues revival group. Founded by Ricky Cool and Andy Silvester in 1984, and known as Ricky
Jack Bruce (5,590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Symon Asher Bruce (14 May 1943 – 25 October 2014) was a Scottish musician. He gained popularity as the primary lead vocalist and ‍bassist ‍of rock
The Hurricanes (308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fabulous Hurricanes (formerly The Hurricanes) are a rhythm & blues group originally from Edinburgh, now based in London. The band, currently a four-piece
Roogalator (993 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roogalator was a pub rock band formed in London in 1972, by the US-born guitarist Danny Adler. Earlier that year, Adler recorded demos with 10cc's Graham
The Moments (English band) (704 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Moments were a rhythm and blues English group from London, England, formed in late 1963 by Steve Marriott at the age of 16, after giving up a promising
List of Small Faces members (437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Small Faces were originally a British rhythm and blues band with a heavy mod following. They were later heavily praised and regarded as an influential
Bardot (English band) (527 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Bardot were a trio of singer/songwriters whose sound was sometimes compared to Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Eagles. The band released 'Rockin In Rhythm'
The Apostolic Intervention (359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Apostolic Intervention were a British rock band in the mid-1960s, who are best known for their 1967 single "(Tell Me) Have You Ever Seen Me?". The
Long John Baldry (3,065 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John William "Long John" Baldry (12 January 1941 – 21 July 2005) was an English musician and actor. In the 1960s, he was one of the first British vocalists
Herbie Goins (745 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hubert Leroy "Herbie" Goins (February 21, 1939 – October 27, 2015) was an American rhythm & blues singer. He worked mainly in England in the 1960s, notably
John Dummer Band (1,299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The John Dummer Band also known as John Dummer's Blues Band, John Dummer's Famous Music Band, John Dummer's Oobleedooblee Band and The John Dummer Band
John C. Marshall (musician) (607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John C. Marshall (17 April 1941 – 2 September 2012) was a British guitarist, vocalist and songwriter in the jazz and blues vein. He was born in London
The Heroes (band) (207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Heroes were an English rock band formed in 1979, with Chris Bradford and Mark Hankins on guitar and vocals. The line-up was completed by Pete Lennon
She's a Woman (4,925 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"She's a Woman" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles, written primarily by Paul McCartney and credited to Lennon–McCartney. It was released on
Roger Daltrey (6,851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roger Harry Daltrey CBE (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer, musician and actor. He is the co-founder and lead singer of the rock band the Who. Daltrey's
Jeff Beck (9,038 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geoffrey Arnold Beck (24 June 1944 – 10 January 2023) was an English guitarist. He rose to prominence as a member of the rock band the Yardbirds, and afterwards
Reg King (844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Reginald King (5 February 1945 – 8 October 2010), known professionally as Reg King or Reggie King, was an English singer, songwriter and record producer
The Ramong Sound (2,442 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ramong Sound was a British R&B, soul and ska band, active from 1965 to 1966. The Ramong Sound was a London based outfit, that featured two black lead
Peter Watson (musician) (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Peter Watson (born 18 October 1941, Romford, Essex) was lead guitarist in the 1960s mod/soul band The Action. Watson joined the band that would become
7 (Sault album) (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
7 is the second studio album from British rhythm and blues musical group Sault. The album has been met with positive critical reception. In The Guardian
The Scorpions (Manchester band) (1,015 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Scorpions are a 1960s British beat group, originally from Manchester in England, that became popular notably in the Netherlands. Their most important
The Scorpions (Manchester band) (1,015 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Scorpions are a 1960s British beat group, originally from Manchester in England, that became popular notably in the Netherlands. Their most important
Keith Moon (9,513 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Keith John Moon (23 August 1946 – 7 September 1978) was an English musician who was the drummer for the rock band the Who. Regarded as one of the greatest
The Action (3,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action were an English band of the 1960s, formed as the Boys in August 1963, in Kentish Town, North West London. They were part of the mod subculture
Radio Blank (415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Radio Blank was an English short-lived R&B and punk band formed on the Wirral Peninsula, in November 1976, by Alan Gill (guitar), Keith Hartley (vocals)
Keith Richards (10,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English musician, songwriter, singer and record producer who is an original member, guitarist, secondary vocalist
Vic Briggs (5,725 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Victor Harvey Briggs III (14 February 1945 – 30 June 2021) was a British blues and rock musician, best known as the lead guitarist with Eric Burdon and
The Moody Blues (10,784 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Moody Blues were an English rock band formed in Birmingham in May 1964. The band initially consisted of Graeme Edge (drums), Denny Laine (guitar/vocals)
Partibrejkers (2,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
early Rolling Stones and New York Dolls, combined with blues, British rhythm-and-blues, rockabilly and classic rock and roll. The band was formed by the
The Lords of Altamont (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sounds of '60s garage and psychedelic rock, American punk rock, British rhythm and blues and glam combined with B-movie biker exploitation imagery. Past
Howie Casey (1,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Howard William Casey (born 12 July 1937) is a British rhythm and blues and rock saxophonist. He came to prominence in the early 1960s as a member of Derry
Jimmy Page (12,851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Patrick Page OBE (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician and producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the
Nine (Sault album) (940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Nine is the fifth studio album by the British rhythm and blues collective Sault, released on 25 June 2021 on Forever Living Originals. Produced by Inflo
Steve Marriott (9,063 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Peter Marriott (30 January 1947 – 20 April 1991), known professionally as Steve Marriott, was an English musician, guitarist, singer and songwriter
Pete Townshend (11,905 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (/ˈtaʊnzənd/; born 19 May 1945) is an English musician. He is the co-founder, guitarist, second lead vocalist and principal
Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain (5,405 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
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The Liverpool Roadrunners (733 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and, on 28 February 1964, were on the bill of the first annual British Rhythm and Blues Festival held in Birmingham. They supported the Rolling Stones
Rod Stewart (13,765 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Roderick David Stewart CBE (born 10 January 1945) is a British rock and pop singer and songwriter. Known for his distinctive raspy singing voice, Stewart
Mick Jagger (17,211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Michael Philip Jagger (born 26 July 1943) is an English singer. He is the front man and one of the founder members of the rock band the Rolling Stones
Punk blues (589 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Psychobilly Punk Blues Genre AMG Allmusic.com, Retrieved on May 21, 2008 British Rhythm and Blues – The Convulsions: High-Energy Original British RnB and Punk Blues
The Who (17,983 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Who are an English rock band formed in London in 1964. Their classic lineup (1964–1978) consisted of lead vocalist Roger Daltrey, guitarist Pete Townshend
Van Morrison (20,035 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir George Ivan Morrison OBE (born 31 August 1945) is a singer-songwriter and musician from Northern Ireland whose recording career spans seven decades
Pink Floyd (21,131 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pink Floyd are an English rock band formed in London in 1965. Gaining an early following as one of the first British psychedelic groups, they were distinguished
Danny Kirwan (12,907 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel David Kirwan (né Langran, 13 May 1950 – 8 June 2018) was a British musician and guitarist, singer and songwriter with the blues-rock band Fleetwood
Elton John (22,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Elton Hercules John CH CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is a British singer, songwriter and pianist. Acclaimed by critics and musicians
The Rolling Stones (26,267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962. Active across seven decades, they are one of the most popular and enduring bands
James Powell (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American jazz saxophonist Jimmy Powell (singer) (1942–2016), British rhythm and blues singer James L. Powell (born 1936), American geologist and environmentalist
The Fairies (British band) (721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Fairies were a British rhythm and blues band led by drummer John 'Twink' Alder, who recorded three singles between 1964 and 1965. The group began in
Sault (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English mathematician, editor and translator Sault (band), a British rhythm and blues music collective Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians, an indigenous
Robert Palmer (2,644 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Allen Palmer (19 January 1949 – 26 September 2003) was an English singer and songwriter. He was known for his powerful, soulful voice, and sartorial
Earl Thomas (musician) (406 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
County, California. In August 2016, Thomas appeared at the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival at Colne in Lancashire, England. 1991: Blue...Not Blues
List of awards and nominations received by the Rolling Stones (424 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1964 Mick Jagger British New Disc or TV Singer Won Themselves British Rhythm and Blues Won 1965 "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" Best New Disc Of The Year
Blue Horizon (record label) (1,038 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, 1989 Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition :
Marquee Club (2,333 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (2004) The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and blues, Clear Books, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5. First Edition: Blowing The Blues
The Jeff Beck Group (1,786 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (2004) The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, Clear Books, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – First Edition : Blowing The
Dave Kelly (musician) (478 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, 1989 Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition :
British Blues Awards (765 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jones 2016: Laurence Jones 2010: Blues On The Farm 2011: Great British Rhythm And Blues Festival 2012: Hebden Bridge Blues Festival 2013: Hebden Bridge
List of festivals in the United Kingdom (1,099 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Glyndebourne Opera Festival Godiva Festival Golowan Festival Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival, Colne, Lancashire Greenbelt festival Green Man Festival
Aynsley Dunbar (1,361 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (2004) The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and blues, Clear Books, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – First Edition : Blowing The
Alex Harvey (musician) (1,455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
answer to Tommy Steele". Harvey became strongly identified with British rhythm and blues music, although he was equally able to play rock songs. After leaving
Mike Vernon (record producer) (2,155 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, 1989 Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition :
Wha-Koo (872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(featuring Robert Plant) and was a founding member of the acoustic British rhythm and blues revival group, The Big Town Playboys. He has also played with The
List of Britannia documentaries (836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
visiting American blues musicians, to the formation of the first British rhythm and blues combos. Spotlighting Muddy Waters, Memphis Slim, Howlin' Wolf,
Duster Bennett (896 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith (2004), The Safest Place in the World: A Personal History of British Rhythm and Blues, Clear Books, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – First Edition: Blowing The Blues
Roundhouse (venue) (3,007 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Heckstall-Smith, The Safest Place in the World: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, Quartet Books Limited, 1989, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition:
Ruby Turner (1,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dark. In 1998, she recorded the album Call Me by My Name with British rhythm and blues veterans Boz Burrell, Zoot Money, Bobby Tench and Stan Webb. On
Geoff Bradford (musician) (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Heckstall-Smith: (2004) The Safest Place in the World: A personal history of British rhythm and blues, Clear Books ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 Christopher Hjort (with foreword
Brittany Howard (2,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Time" list. In 2024, Howard announced a co-headlining tour with British rhythm and blues singer-songwriter Michael Kiwanuka. Howard made her acting debut
Last of the Steam-Powered Trains (3,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the early 1960s, "Smokestack Lightning" was commonly covered by British rhythm-and-blues groups, like the High Numbers (later the Who), the Yardbirds and
Colne (4,787 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Every August bank holiday since 1989, the award-winning Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival has been hosted at venues throughout the town, attracting
Fleetwood Mac (13,584 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Heckstall-Smith, The safest place in the world: A personal history of British Rhythm and blues, 1989 Quartet Books Limited, ISBN 0-7043-2696-5 – Second Edition :
Rock & Roll (TV series) (331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
artists such as Muddy Waters gives birth to a succession of new British rhythm-and-blues artists. 6 "Blues in Technicolor (PBS) / Eight Miles High (BBC)"
Mark Foggo (837 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Liverpool, Mark Foggo began playing music at age fourteen, inspired by British rhythm and blues groups such as The Animals, whose singer Eric Burdon Foggo cites
Popular music in Yugoslavia (7,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After the British invasion, many of these bands later moved on to British rhythm and blues. In Skopje, a popular 1960s rock 'n' roll group was formed named
List of Newcastle University people (6,739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservative Member of Parliament Wilko Johnson - guitarist with 1970s British rhythm and blues band Dr. Feelgood Rich Johnston - comic book writer and cartoonist
List of NME Award winners (111 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Vocal Group: The Beatles British Vocal Personality: Cliff Richard British Rhythm and Blues: The Rolling Stones British Instrumental Unit: The Shadows British