We also opened for The Yardbirds in a roller rink. We were the local The Beatles band and backed up Neil Diamond for a show.
I want to mention my sadness at losing Tom Petty. For me, he always represented the honest approach to songwriting and the business of music.
‘Perfect’, taken from current band Hey! Hello! and their second ‘…. Too’ album, is a real treat and possibly the first time the track that The Rev sings on the album has been performed to the public as an acoustic piece.
We were the first glitter band in Washington DC as everyone was in t-shirts and jeans. We had flash pots and blowing the whiskey bottles off the shelves in the clubs