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Terry Russell – Scottish vocalist

Terry Russell was managed by LCB Agency and recorded on BBC radio and Grampian television besides Norco Records Ltd. https://soundcloud.com/albert-bonici/terry-russell-with-the-jimmy https://soundcloud.com/albert-bonici related post: https://scotbeat.wordpress.com/2014/05/15/norco-records/ Terrance “Terry” H Russell who hailed from Aberdeenshire, Scotland before a solo career, was part of

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BEAT on Orkney Island

Popular local band from Orkey Island were the Alphabeats heard playing to appreciative citizens of the Island: “The Alphabeats in the Cosmo. (Dave) Alan Hale has put together this excellent homage to the heyday of the Cosmo Ballroom in Kirkwall.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01Y2vNIquJI 

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The Jacobeats

Dougie MacLennan (lead guitar) and John Rennie (rhythm guitar) began as early skiffle group who covered pop and country western songs when joined by George Milne, Leslie Anderson, James Green, Martin Green, Eric Green, and Sheila McIntyre [above] The JACOBEATS

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The Kinks and The Hollies

The Kinks and The Hollies were two groups who played in Elgin besides several gigs around Scotland. Albert Bonici developed one of his pop packages that including them together for a show in Dundee along with Marianne Faithful. http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Music/MarianneFaithfull The

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Bonici promotional flyers

Here are more flyers Albert printed to promote Scottish bands and a couple bands south of the border who toured north of Scotland. The guitarist in Summerset[far left] was replaced by Ian Fraser whose earliest band was another Elgin band

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