Name: John ‘JP’ Phillips
From: Stone, Staffordshire
Plays: Drums, cowbell and sings
Also plays in: Bramble Jelly (Stafford based R&B band)
First record bought: ‘Maggie May’ - Rod Stewart
Most recent purchase: 'Caustic Love' - Paulo Nutini
Top five albums: ‘Purple Rain’ - Prince, ‘Gasoline Alley’ - Rod Stewart,
‘Teaser and the Firecat’ - Cat Stevens, ‘American Pie’ - Don McLean, ‘Thick as a Brick’ - Jethro Tull
Key musical influences: Steve Buxton and Al Lee, without whom none of this
would have happened. (Ed. Blimey, I’m filling up here!) Simon Kirke,
the singer/songwriters of the early 1970's, Chrissie Hynde and Debbie Harry,
Martin Fry and Jim Kerr, Animal - the greatest ever drummer.
Name: Al Lee
From: Manchester, now Stone, Staffs
Plays: Electric guitars... several of them and sings. All manner of spectacular and unnecessary guitar effects (Most of which are
in a storage box in the garage...)
Also played in: Drivin’ south
First record bought: ‘Ride a white swan’ by Tyrannosaurus Rex
Most recent purchase: 'Stay GOld' and 'The Lion's Roar' -
First Aid Kit (from Swededn)
Top five albums: ‘Moonflower’ – Santana.
‘Roads of life’ - Bobby Womack.
‘What's going on’ - Marvin Gaye.
‘Electric Ladyland’ - The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
‘Vauxhall and I’ - Morrissey.
Key musical influences: Carlos Santana,
Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamssa,
Howlin’ Wolf & Hubert Sumlin, Nils Lofgren,
Jimmie Vaughan, Prince, etc, etc, etc, etc.....
On bass guitar and vocals...
On lead and backing vocals...
On drums and vocals...
On lead guitar...
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