bout The Band
Gary (Bullfrog) Russell
Vocals,guitar and our monica
ocals ,Guitar and our monica
Influences: Lynyrd Skynyrd, JJ Cale,Steve Earle,Roger Chapman, Jack Daniels and Stella.
Plays: 74 Custom telecaster, 75 Strat, 1980 Gibson Les paul ,Peavey T60 Gibson Firebird mandolin,and harmonica.
Alan (the Prof) Higgins
Age: Early 40's
Likes: older kit.
Influences: tried everything from Ragtime to racket and as a result have not got any better in the last twenty five years of playing.
Originally from Yorkshire, came to Nottingham as a student in the late seventies. Unfortunately,my passport has been lost and have been stranded in the midlands ever since!
Melanie (the Welsh Dragon) Taylor
Sax, Violin, Backing Vocals and other strange noises!
Born: in the Welsh Valleys.
Likes: have a huge passion for Soul and Disco Music.
Love listening to Earth Wind & Fire, Otis Redding, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, The Beautiful South,Courtney Pine, and Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra.
Bands: Previously have played in The Commandments Soul & Blues Band, the Soulburners,The lighthouse Gospel Band, The Steve White Band and am currently playing in a seven piece soul band called Souled Up
Hobbies: When not
found doing something musical I can be found with my better half surfing the
rapids in a Canadian canoe or tap dancing (but not at the same time).
Bass and vocals
All the way from Brighton
Gear - Ludwig Vistalite
Paiste Cymbals, Roto-Toms
Born in Lilliput