Hermans Hermits were one of the biggest selling bands of the 60’s. From their beginning in Manchester in 1964, the band has chalked up 23 Hit Singles, 10 Hit Albums, appeared in 3 major movies and to date they have sold in excess of 75 Million records. Hits include: There’s A kind Of Hush, Silhouettes, Can’t You Hear My Heart Beat, Wonderful World, A Must to Avoid, and Many More.
The Merseybeats, another success story from the Liverpool, Merseybeat boom years. They had many memorable hit records including; Sorrow, I Think of You, and Wishin’ and Hopin’.
The Marmalade were the champions of the Scottish Beat in 1968, adding another dimension to the sound of the classic pop song, with great harmonies. Hits include: Lovin’ Things, Reflections of My Life, Falling Apart at The Seams, Cousin Norman, and their Lennon & McCartney composed No1 smash hit Ob-la-Di Ob-la-Da.
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders are another of the iconic bands from Manchester. Wayne had his first hit in 1964, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, followed up with The Game Of Love, Pamela Pamela, Groovy Kind Of Love.
Steve Ellis, the original lead vocalist and founder of Love Affair, also joins the line-up, as a band tey had five Top 20 singles, including their No. 1 Everlasting Love.