The Band started in 1961/ first produced by JOE MEEK.
Best known musicians are ROY YOUNG - keyboards, voc. he had some 45's released since end 50's
( Rock'n Roll and R&B )in the 70's he released 2 Albums as ROY YOUNG BAND (more good Jazz-Rock)
FRANK ALLEN - bass (only on the 1st LP left to join The SEARCHERS) CHAS HODGES - bass (Ex-Outlaws)
The Rebel Rousers released 3 Albums and 3 EP's between 1964 and 68 with a good brass section and the
marvellous voice of CLIFF BENNETT.
They only had little success chartwise the highest entries are No.9 with 'ONE WAY LOVE' (1964) & the
BEATLES cover 'Got to get you into my Life' came to No.6 (1966) They shared management with the
BEATLES (Epstein). A much loved tourband in Germany also did package Tours with the BEATLES.
In 1968 CLIFF went more Progressiv with the CLIFF BENNETT BAND later with TOE FAT, REBELLION (71)
& SHANGHAI (1975) these bands had MICK GREEN - guitar (Ex-Johnny Kid & the Pirates) and
KEN HENSLEY - keyboards, guitar (ex-Gods, pre-Uriah Heep) in the one or other lineup.
Style: R&B ;
Roy Young ; Star Combo ; Searchers ; Outlaws ; Billy J.Kramer & the Dakotas ;
Gods ; Uriah Heep ; Johnny Kid ; Honeybus ; Tony Sheridan ; Lulu & The Luvvers ;
Rockin Berries ; Rebellion ; Toe Fat ; Shanghai ; Ken Hensley ; Skid Row ;
Heads Hand & Feet ; Writing On The Wall ;
Cliff Bennett - lead vocals;
REBEL ROUSERS (1961-1968) :
Frank Allen - bass; Mick Burt - drums; Dave Wendells - guitar;
Roy Young - keyboards, voc.; Moss Groves, Sid Phillips - sax;
Bobby Thompson, Chas Hodges - bass; John Golden - trumpet;
You Cant Love em All (Leiber-Russel-Stoller-Nugetre)
Need Your Loving Tonight (Bennett)
Zustandsbeschreibung / grading:
m- (minor hairline, minor stol)
otherwise seems unplayed