...founded in 1964 by R.Bennett & R.van Leeuwen the group lasted till 1971 and
released 8 albums (including sampler).
By end of 1967 a first big change when Robbie van Leeuwen split to form The
SHOCKING BLUE and around the same time Henk Smitskamp changed to the LIVIN BLUES.
2nd LP from 1966 produced by WALKER BROTHERs members Scott Walker & John Stewart.
Best and most successful time was from 1965 to 1969.
Drummer Sieb Warnes left in 1969 to give a short guesting with Golden Earring and was back in
the 90s with ATMOSPHERES.
Style: Beat ; Popsike ; Poprock
Mack ; Shocking Blue ; Livin Blues ; Haigs ; Tee Set ; Golden Earring ;
Galaxy-Lin ; Jay-Jays ; Rob Hoeke ; Ekseption ; Atmospheres (90s);
Rudy Bennett - lead vocals; Sieb Warner - drums; Henk Smitskamp - bass ;
Robbie van Leeuwen - guitar;
Gerard Romeyn - guitar, bass; Jan Vennik - flute, sax ; Leo Bennink - guitar (ex-Mack);
Paul van Melzen - bass (ex-Haigs); Han Gordinou de Gouberville - drums;
Bob van der Vaart - keyboards, voc.;
Miracle Man (L.Bennink-S.Warner)
Zustandsbeschreibung / grading:
vg++ (some hairlines)