Book one, published 2002 consists of 98 pages, packed with the history of bands ~ groups local to the mid Devon area, circa 1958 to 1968, with, where applicable their follow-through into the 1970's. Includes 170 photographs.
Part 1: The Bluebirds * The Chekkers * The Strollers * The Cyclones * The Stringbeats
The Tuxedos * The Echoes * The Falcons * The Starfires
Part 2: The Avengers * The Dominoes * The Shakey Notes and Blue Sunset * Nashville Skyline
The Hotspots * Something Different * Touch Of Amber
The Ginger Walker Band * The New Bluebirds and Barracuda
Book two, published 2003 consists of 144 pages, packed with the history of bands ~ groups local to Exeter and the east Devon area, circa 1958 to 1968, with, where applicable their follow-through into the 1970's. Includes over 200 photographs.
Part 1: The Bluesounds * The Codiaks and The Future Impressions * The Corvettes * The Cougars
Four Steps Beyond * Gary Kane and The Tornadoes * The Graded Grains (page info, incl. cd + vinyl release)
The Harlequins * The Hip Hooray Good Times Band * The Midnight Blues
Part 2: The Mustangs * Pure Gold * The Rejects and The Vic Palmer Combo * The Royals
The Scorpion * The Secrets * Serendipity * The Son-Set and Dance Scene * The Whirlwinds
The Ginger Walker band * The New Bluebirds and Barracuda * The Velvet Touch and Pride
Both of the above
publications are packed with information that has previously not been available
£12.75 each, plus postage
(exempt from the min. order policy)
Exeter Nostalgia (vintage record retailers, concerts. etc.)
© 2005 Peter Rice
The Graded Grains Exeter's cult pop ~
psych group ! John Gregory lead guitar and vocals, plus Bud Street,
Cliff Andrews, Terry Pascoe, Tommy Searle, Roger Collett, John Carpenter, Dave Smale, Steve Orgee, Gary Gray.
The Graded Grains Exeter's cult pop ~ psych band ! Exeter, Devon - not ALL cream & cider !