Some memories - a blast from the past!
Grangefield School around 1963 - nice hair!
Grangefield - Christmas 1962 - too loud!
Brian with his grand piano
A bargain at £55
Pete - moody
What happened to bands with ties?
The Fairfield, Stockton - home base!
Piccadilly Circus, London - trusty Singer lets us down again
17/01/64 - Grays Road Institute and admission down to 2 shillings
28/09/63 - Beatnik Ball at
Hardwick Grange Farm
Brian practices for the big school pantomime night
"Black Friday" - 13th March 1964
The original business card - tasty!
Cliff with his original full kit of drums
Impressed with the
Watkins Copycat echo chamber
Just like KNL 544
Mutiny at Strangefield 1962.
Colour had been invented!
Brunswick, Stockton - good for a fight between numbers
06/07/63 - hire of amp from
Burdons for 12/6d
13/06/62 - a rare appearance as
07/11/64 - Norton Cricket Club (Football section!) - still 4 shilling admission
Near Trafalgar Square, London - is this where the engine goes?
Watkins Dominator amp - 17 watts to make a statement
Cliff in full flight at The Cavern
in the mid sixties
Always different Graham!
On stage at the Presbyterian Youth Club, Stockton
PR shot for the big competition 1964
Mike - "what - words as well as chords!"
Mutiny at Strangefield 1962 -
Dec 13th to 15th
One last time - with feeling
Early card thanks to
John Bull printing outfit
Mike with a classic rendition
of the F# chord
Circa 1961 - possibly the earliest photo of the band to be
Watkins Westminster amp - 10 watts of sheer power
Linear Conchord amp - 30 watts into coffin speakers - impressive (when working!)
Twist and Shake!
Cliff impressing the fans at The Cavern
1962 to 2016 (so far!)
Pint of Samson - essential victuals
Original line-up, purely
instrumental, no vocals
Norm - Ace of Bass!
Time for a sit down
Fame at last!
19/03/64 - school Easter dance
at 3 shilling entrance
Pete wondering why a coffin
should play "music"
01/02/64 - Stockton Rugby Club with 4 shilling admission
Selmer Stadium amp - real power when we could afford to hire it
07/03/64 - Social Club dance and admission now down to 1 shilling!
Grangefield Grammar School - alma mater, where it all began
Early days in Pete's attic bedroom with Norm, Pete and Mike
A Teenage Dance - October 1963
The original Floridas card - Fabulous!
Some more random photos and memories from the past ...