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Formed  1962

The Fourtones, The Deltas and finally The Hollies

Unit Four + 2.

The Del-Phis changed to The Vels and in 1962  changed their name to Martha & the Vandellas.

The Scaffold.

Bobby Hatfield met Bill Medley and formed the Righteous Brothers.

Paul Revere and the Nightriders changed their name to Paul Revere and the Raiders.

The Surfaris formed in Glendora, California.

The Koobas.

The Spectres formed later changed to Traffic Jam then to Status Quo.

Downliners Sect.

The Alan Price Combo renamed the Animals formed in Newcastle - upon -Tyne.

The Nomads became The Mojos.

The Darling Sisters then Ronnie and the Relatives changed to The Ronettes.

Mann - Hugg Blues Brothers then Manfred Mann and the Manfreds later changed to Manfred Mann.

The Rolling Stones.

Dave Berry & the Cruisers.

Paramounts later Procol Harum.

Cyril Davies R&B All Stars.

The New Christy Minstrels.

Del-rons later changed to Reparata and the Delrons.

The Bystanders formed in Wales.

Formed in New Jersey the Ad - Libs.

The Dillards.

Nashville Teens.

The Beatstalkers formed in Scotland.

The Harmonichords changed their name to The Bachelors.

The Chantays.

Freddie Starr & the Midnighters.

The Nightriders then The Crossfires later The Turtles.

(Question Mark) ? & the Mysterians.

Girl group the Breakaways formed in London.

The Canadian group Chad Allan & the Reflections changed to Chad Allan and

the Expressions  then The Guess Who.


Music History 1962

 Essential Artists


60’s Compilations

Instrumental Groups


Herb Alpert

The  Animals

The Beach Boys

The Beatles

The Bee Gees

Cilla Black

Chuck Berry


Blood Sweat Tears

Booker T & Mgs

Buffalo Springfield


Bob Dylan


Tom Jones

The Kinks

Cliff Richard

The Rolling Stones

Duane Eddy

Jimi Hendrix

Engelbert Humperdinck

The Everly Brothers

The Four Tops

The Monkees


Mamas and Papas


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