Bobby Vee

I worked with Bobby at The Floral Pavilion in New Brighton and The North Wales Theatre in Llandudno….I opened the show on both occasions…I found this fella to be one of the nicest (if not THE nicest) guys I have ever met…he was an absolute delight and over a couple […]

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Glen D.Hardin

Glen is known for being one of the famous “Crickets” and it was my pleasure to have him as part of the band on the 2016 concert at The Floral Pavilion in New Brighton…along with the great James Burton…..and what a nice unassuming guy he was…a delight.

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james burton

In 2008 it was my privilege to perform an hour of Ricky Nelson hits with the guitarist off those records…James Burton…who also backed Elvis during the Vegas years and many more top liners….this was the beginning of 8 concerts I played with him over the next 8 years….to actually play […]

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Donny Osmond

  . I met Donny when I was working with Monty Lister on Radio Merseyside…he was there to promote one of his shows…he was as nice as he seems a really great guy with time for everyone…I used this photo on my Christmas cards…from the two Donnys…..and just in case […]

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The Bachelors

  I met Con & Dec Clusky when I compered one of their shows.It is always nice to meet people who were part of your past and I found these two fellas to still have that Irish charm and a glint in their eyes.They were really nice to me and […]

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Jimmy Cricket 

What a lovely man…everything you would expect.It was my pleasure to compere a show he was in and he was an absolute delight as indeed was his wife.I would work with him any time. He had the crowd in pleats.Should be Knighted.

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Clem Catini  

Not one of the most famous faces in showbiz but he is one of the best session drummers around. Pictured here backstage after a show with me and my son Steve he was telling us that he was presently topping the charts as he was the drummer on “Show Me […]

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Patrick Moore

I met Patrick in Tromso,Norway,while working with Monty Lister of Radio Merseyside.He is unbelievably larger than life,and tells hilarious anecdotes.He is not only interested in what YOU have to say but asks questions about you!! I casually asked him whether the Moon landings were genuine and he said”I WAS THERE!!..PART […]

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Mike Berry

Mike was a 60’s popstar with his band “The Outlaws” and was a great guy to work with.He still has it and can belt out a song.He is also known for playing Mr.Spooner in “Are You Being Served”…recognise him?…A really nice fella.

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Tommy Allsup 

Tommy Allsup played most of the guitar solos on Buddy Holly’s records.Although he is a highly respected session man and has featured on numerous hits he is best known as the man who flipped the coin to see who got the last seat on Buddy Holly’s ill-fated final flight…it was […]

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