Jeff Beck Exclusive – Tiger In Your Tank recorded with The Tridents

Sunday, 31 January 2016, 12:50 | Category : Blues, Interview, News
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Nick Warburton’s full history of the Jeff Beck’s pre-Yardbirds group The Tridents has been updated to exclusively include the track ‘Tiger in your Tank’. It was performed and recorded by the BBC at Eel Pie Island in 1964. The Tridents line up at the time was Jeff Beck lead guitar, Paul Lucas vocals and bass guitar, John Lucas […]

The Tridents

Sunday, 17 January 2016, 18:23 | Category : Articles, Blues
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Chiswick band The Tridents were formed in 1961 and are best known for containing Jeff Beck in their ranks from late August 1964-early March 1965. The original formation was put together as an instrumental outfit, and played regularly at the Cavendish School Youth Club in Chiswick alongside The Detours with Roger Daltry on lead guitar […]

Blues Rock

The perfect brew of American blues with British beat led to the British Blues Rock scene. Hear the excitement and power of British Blues Rock from the mid-Sixties to early-Seventies:  The Yardbirds – Train Kept A-Rollin (BBC Sessions 1965-68, Warner Archives, 1997 rec 1965) John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – I’m Your Witchdoctor (Single A-side, Immediate […]

McKenna Mendelson Mainline

Sunday, 7 August 2011, 11:18 | Category : Blues, Interview
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Canadians Mike Harrison and Tony Nolasco came to England in December 1968 with their blues/rock band, McKenna Mendelson Mainline. They talk to Nick Warburton about the Toronto group’s record deal with Liberty Records, recording their landmark album, “Stink”, touring the UK and the band’s decision to return to Canada before its release. McKenna Mendelson Mainline at The […]

The Ealing Club

Wednesday, 29 June 2011, 22:02 | Category : Blues
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2012 – 50 Years – Calling On All Legends of the Ealing Blues Scene In March 2012, it will be 50 years since Alexis Korner and Cyril Davies opened the doors of the Ealing Blues Club. In 1962, the Ealing Club would bring together the Rolling Stones as a band. Young musicians such as Eric Clapton, Rod Stewart and Pete Townshend […]