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Tex Marsh

Tex Marsh
Born Roger Marsh, 1944
Bands: The Bad Boys (1962 - Oct/Nov 1965) The Quiet Five (late Dec 1965 - mid/late 1967) [Band Name Unknown] (Winter 1968) J.J. Jackson's Backing Band (c. early Spring 1968)
James And Bobby Purify (Spring 1968) Melody Fair (c. late Spring 1968) Simon K & The Meantimers (Summer 1968 - Spring 1970) Gulf Stream (Session) (Autumn 1969)
Bagge (Spring 1970 - Autumn 1970) Tommy Hunt Band (Autumn 1970 - early 1971, mid 1972 - mid 1973, c. late 1974 - 1976) Tony Hazzard (Solo) (early Spring 1972 & August 1972) White Plains (mid 1973 - late 1974)
Joe Brown And The Bruvvers (1978 - early 1980s) Robin Box (Solo) (1982) Pete Sayers And The Dixie Bluebirds (c. mid-1980s) No Spring Chicken (c. 1988)

The Bad Boys (1962 to Oct/Nov 1965) The Bad Boys were a beat group formed in Northolt, NW London in 1962. The group started out playing local youth clubs and village halls, eventually recording a single under the Piccadilly label called "The Owl And The Pussy Cat", rele…

David Kerr-Clemenson

David Kerr-Clemenson
Birthdate unknown
Bands: Fiends Incarnate / The Shameless (c. mid-1960s) Merlin Q (c. late 1967 - late 1970) Oscar Toney, Jr. (Backing Band) (c. Spring 1968 - 1970) Edison Lighthouse (late 1970 - late 1972) White Plains (late 1973 - late 1974) Fast Buck (1975 - 2014) Two Two (1982-1984) Billy Bremmer (1984)
Fiends Incarnate / The Shameless (c. mid-1960s) Not much is known about the band Fiends Incarnate. The band changed their name to The Shameless after guitarist Andy Locke joined the group. According to Fast Buck's website, The Shameless then became Merlin Q. It's not known if drummer Eddie Richards was involved in either of these earlier bands. 


Merlin Q (c. late 1967 to late 1970) Merlin Q was formed out of London band The Shameless. Guitarist Wally Scott joined the group after the dissolution of his band The Bad Boys, who had been playing a two-year residency at the Piper Club in Rome. The band gigged around London, playing at least one show at the California Ballr…