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Formed in 1963

The Ravens changed their name to The kinks.

The Fortunes.

The Victor Brox Blues Train.

MC5  (Motor City 5) Formed in Detroit.

Them  formed in Northern Ireland.

John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers.

Seekers formed in Australia.

The Easybeats formed in Australia.

Billy J. Kramer combined with the Dakotas.

The Sorrows.

Formed in Sweden the Hep Stars.

The Gleneagles later Lulu and the Luvvers.

Bob B. Soxx  & the Blue Jeans.

The Chieftains formed in Dublin.

Chad & Jeremy came together.

Spencer Davis Group formed in Birmingham, U.K.

The Pretty Things.

The Wailers with Bob Marley formed in Jamaica.

Tikis later became Harpers Bizarre.

The Three Degrees started in 1963.

Salvatore Phillip Bono met Cherilyn Sarkasian (Sonny & Cher).

The Sherabons changed to the Honeycombs.

The Trendsetters later changed to Hedgehoppers Anonymous.

Tommy James & The Shondells.

Paul Butterfield Blues Band.

The Bobcats changed to the Rockin’ Berries.

Garnet Mimms and the Enchanters.

Peter & Gordon.

Goldie and the Gingerbreads.

Blues band The Graham Bond Organisation were formed.

The Cheynes.

Early 1963 the Yardbirds were formed and in the autumn Eric “Slow  hand”

Clapton joined them.

The Jets changed their name to Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders.


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