Meet the Band

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Name

Mark "Harry" Harrison

Instrument

Lead vocals, tambourine and Geordie Dancer moves.

Birthday

16th November

Previous Bands

Wicked, Nothing Sacred, Marmaglade, Day-Glo Souls and The Shakedown function band.

Influences

Daryl Hall, Marc Broussard, Michael McDonald, Howard Hewett, Jonny Lang, JJ Grey, Lou Gramm, Steve Perry, Rick Springfield, Curtis Stigers, Michael Hutchence, Richard Page, Pat Monahan, Gavin DeGraw, Anastacia, Peter Cox, Maxwell, Jimmy Barnes, Kelly Hansen, Ken Tamplin.

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Name

Karen "Mad Dawg" Mitchell

Instrument

Keyboards and Vocals

Birthday

25th May

Previous Bands

Jo James Band, The Zoos, Sawdust Jacks, and numerous 'dep' appearances. Also currently in 'all originals' band Paris Dancer with Dale.

Influences

Melissa Etheridge, Peter Gabriel, Paula Cole, Pat Monahan, Chris Martin, Alison Krauss, Aaron Neville, Michael Hutchence, Pink, Sarah Howells, Christie McVie, Rowlf from The Muppets and Les Dawson.

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Name

Alan "Nee Money" Hudson

Instrument

Bass guitar, acoustic/electric guitar and backing vocals sung with a Geordie accent!

Birthday

9th March

Previous Bands

Too many to name them all. Notable mentions go to Hollywood, Crimes Of Passion and White Lies.

Influences

Geddy Lee, Pete Way, Spike Milligan and Daffy Duck....

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Name

Paul "Skinbasher" Hewitt

Instrument

Drums, percussion and backing vocals

Birthday

17th January

Previous Bands

The Devils, Heaven Forbid, Gravity Show band / Adele Live Tribute.

Influences

Nick D'Virgilio, Neal Peart, Gavin Harrison, Anika Nilles, Thomas Lang and not forgetting Russ Abbott!

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Name

Dale "Carsoni" Carson

Instrument

Lead guitar & backing vocals

Birthday

23rd May

Previous Bands

Night Walker, Colour of Love, Mandora and numerous sessions. Also currently working on new original material with Paris Dancer.

Influences

Steve Lukather, George Lynch, Paul Gilbert, Dan Huff, Yngwie Malmsteen, Neil Schon, Al Dimeola, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eddie Van Halen, Richie Kotzen, Jimi Hendrix