Bibliography and Further Reading


 Al Stewart: The True Life Adventures of a Folk Troubadour: Nevill Judd Helter Skelter Publishing ISBN 1900924765

And on Guitar: Jim Cregan & Andy Merriman The History Press ISBN 978 0 7509 8566 6

Beat Boom: Pop Goes the Sixties: Dave McAleer Reed International Books Limited ISBN 0-600-58009-1

Beat Merchants: The Origins, History, Impact and Rock Legacy of the 1960s’ British Pop Groups: Alan Clayson Blanford ISBN 0-7137-2464-1

 Behind the Shades: Clinton Heylin Faber & Faber ISBN 9780571272402

 Blues, The British Connection: Bob Brunning Helter Skelter ISBN 1900924412

 Bournemouth Rocks: Alan Burridge Natula Publication ISBN 9781897887776

 Bournemouth A Go-Go! A Sixties Memoir: Jon Kremer Natula Publications ISBN 9781897887950

Bournemouth Pavilion: A Celebration 1929-2006: Hugh Ashley The Dorset Press

British Beat Boom 1960-1969: Terry Rawlings Omnibus Press ISBN 0.7119.9094.8

Call up the Groups: The Golden Age of British Best 1962-1967: Alan Clayson Blandford Press ISBN 0 7137 1553 7

Circles the Strange Story of The Fleur De Lys Britain’s Forgotten Soul Band: Paul ‘Smiler’ Anderson, Damian Jones Acid Jazz Books ISBN 978095239351

The Complete Rock Family Trees: Peter Frame Omnibus Press ISBN 9780711934498

 Dave Anthony’s Moods: This Obscure Group: Tim Large Youcaxton Publications ISBN 9781909644939

 Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age: Adrian Johns W. Norton & Company Inc. ISBN 9780393341805

 Electric Mist: Rob Young Faber and Faber ISBN 9780571237531

From Bournemouth to Beverly Hills: Tales of a Tub Thumper: Colin Allen Amazon Press ISBN 9781731511355

 Galactic Ramble: Simon Crisp, Jules Elvins, Richard Falk, Giles Hamilton, Tony Higgins, Patrick Lundborg, Aaron Milenski, Richard Morton Jack, Dominic Stinton and David Wells Foxcote Books Ltd ISBN 10987654321

 Guinness British Hit Singles 10th Edition: Tim Rice, Jonathan Rice, Paul Gambaccini GRR Publications ISBN 08851126332

The History of British Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Forgotten Years 1956-1962: Robin Bell Robin Bell Books ISBN 978-91-981283-7-6

Hit Parade Heroes: British Beat Before The Beatles: Dave McAleer Reed International Books Limited ISBN 0-600-57899-2

 Hocus Pocus: The Life & Journey of Rock’s Dutch Masters Focus: Peet Johnson Tweed Press ISBN 9780646577548

Hold Tight! Voices of the Sarum Sound 1945-1969: Frogg Moody & Richard Nash Timezone Publishing ISBN 978-0-9557410-0-5

In the Court of King Crimson: Sid Smith Helter Skelter Publishing ISBN 1900924269

 In My Own Time: The Authorized Biography of John Wetton: Kim Dancha Northern Line Publishers ISBN 0965484718

Interstellar Overdrive: The Shindig Guide to Space Rock: Various Volcano Publishing ISBN 978-0992-6434-23

Keep it Together!: Cosmic Boogie with The Deviants and The Pink Fairies: Rich Deakin Headpress ISBN 978-1-9004-8661 3

 The Legendary Joe Meek: The Telstar Man: John Repsch, Woodford House Publishing Ltd. ISBN 0951473808

 Lucky Man: Greg Lake Constable ISBN 9781472126481

One Train Later: A Memoir: Andy Summers Portrait Publishing ISBN 978-0-7499-5150 4

 Peter Green Founder of Fleetwood Mac: Martin Celmins Castle Communications ISBN 1 898141134

Pompey Pop Mix: An Illustrated History of 50s & 60s Popular Music in Portsmouth: Dave Allen and Mick Cooper Moyhill Publishing ISBN 978-1905597-29-1

 Popcorn to Rock ‘n’ Roll: S. K. Moore Fillongley Publications ISBN 978-0-9515116-7-1

Poptastic My Life in Radio: Tony Blackburn Octopus Publishing ISBN 978844036004

Radio Caroline: The True Story of the Boat That Rocked: Ray Clark The History Press ISBN 978-0-7509-9253-4

Ready Steady Go! The Weekend Starts Here: Andy Neil BMG ISBN 978-1-947-02650-6

Record Collector Rare Record Price Guide 2002: Peter Doggett, Andy Davis, Jack Kane, Joe Geesin Parker Publishing ISBN 953260119

 The Restless Generation: Peter Frame Rogan House ISBN 9780952954071

Roots Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World: Billy Bragg Faber & Faber ISBN 978-0-571-32774-4

 The Road to Harry’s Bar: Forty Years on the Potholed Path to Stardom: Gordon Haskell Mainstream Publishing ISBN 9781840189878

The Sandstorms: 50’s / 60’s Rock Group A Well Spent Rock-N-Roll Youth: Roger Downton Traveller’s Joy Publications ISBN 0955016630

The South Coast Beat Scene of the 1960s: Mike Read Woodfield Publishing ISBN 1-903953-14-6

Southern Roots Part 1: A Rock ‘n’ Roll Story: David St. John DSJP Publishing Printed by Amazon

Strange Brew Eric Clapton & the British Blues Boom 1965 – 1970: Christopher Hjort Jawbone Press ISBN 9781906002009

The Tapestry of Delights: The Comprehensive Guide to British Music of Beat, R & B, Psychedelic and Progressive Eras 1963 – 1976: Vernon Joynson Borderline Publications ISBN 1899855157

Thank Your Lucky Stars: A History of ABC Weekend Television’s Pop Show: Kevin Mulrennan Amazon Books ISBN 9781728922638

Tony Hancock The Bournemouth Connection: L. M. Evans Arbentin Books ISBN 9781906631697

 Uriah Heep Uncensored On the Record: David Ling Coda Books ISBN 9781908538581

Yeah Yeah Yeah: The Beatles & Bournemouth: Nick Churchill Natula Publications ISBN 9781897887899

Music Periodicals, Magazine & Newspapers:

Beat Instrumental

Bournemouth Echo

Bournemouth Times

Classic Rock

Crescendo Magazine

Disc and Music Echo

Dorset Life

Flashback Magazine

Melody Maker


New Musical Express

Record Collector

Record Mirror


Compact Disc Sleeve Notes:

All My Loving: The Dowlands Roger Dopson Diamond Recordings (GEMCD 026) 1998

Before We Were Blossom Toes: Brian Godding Sunbeam Records (SBRCD 5077)

Big Time Operator: Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band Chris Welch, Zoot Money & Andy Somers Repertoire (REP 5343) 2018

Contrasts – Urban Roar to Country Peace: Fields Sid Smith Esoteric Recordings (ECLEC 2488)

Fields: Fields Sid Smith Esoteric Recordings (ECLEC 2207) 2010

Friends and Mirrors: Fives Company David Wells Grapefruit Recordings (GRSEG037) 2017 

Fully Interlocking: John L Watson and the Web John Eaton Esoteric Recordings (ECLEC 2080) 2008

Greenslade: Greenslade Malcolm Dome Esoteric (PECLEC 22645) 2018

It Should’ve Been Me: Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band Chris Welch Repertoire (REP 5041) 2005

 Misunderstood: Strider Unknown Private CD Production (659) 2009

 Out of the Mist & Illusion: Illusion Jim McCarty Edsel Records (EDCD 369) 1994

 Pre-Flight: Room Steve Edge Esoteric Recordings (ECLEC2043) 2008

Stone the Crows: Stone the Crows Chris Welch Repertoire (REP 4626-Y) 1997

The Best of the Brunning Sunflower Blues Band: Brunning Sunflower Blues Band Roger St. Pierre Cherry Red Records (Retro 813) 2007

The Brondesbury Tapes 1968: Giles, Giles & Fripp Peter Giles Aluna Records (VP235CD) 2001

 Theraphosa Blondi: The Web John Eaton Esoteric Recordings (ECLEC 2055) 2008

The Condensed 21st Century Guide to King Crimson 1969 – 2003: King Crimson Robert Fripp DGM Records (DGM0604) 2006

The Giles Brothers 1962 – 1967: Peter and Michael Giles: Voiceprint (VP500CD) 2009

The Upside Down World of John Pantry: John Pantry David Wells Tenth Planet (TP 040) 1999

Time and Tide: Greenslade Malcolm Dome Esoteric (PECLEC 22660) 2018

Unchained: Elias Hulk David Wells BGO Records (BGOCD772) 2007

 Zoot: Live at Klook’s Kleek: Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band Chris Welch Repertoire (REP 5004) 2003

Websites For Further Investigations:

Interviews on the Internet:

 Bob Brunning: 2011 with Maxwell Brunning

Gordon Haskell: 1999 with Phil McMullen

Greg Lake: 2012 with Shawn Perry

John Hawken: with Amanda Baughn

John Hawken: 2015 with Michael Limnios

John Wetton: 2012 with Ryan Sparks

Keith Guster: 2014 with Jason Barnard

Lee Kerslake: 2002 with Todd Seely for The Fuse

Lee Kersake: 2013 with Ross Muir

Michael Giles: 2000 with Aymeric Leroy

Michael Giles: 2008 with Bill Murphy

Richard Palmer-James: 2000 with George Khoutoshvili

Richard Palmer-James: 2011with Abel Fuentes

Robert Fripp: with Daniel A. Kirkdorffer

Roger Hopkins: 2013 with Nick Churchill

Russell Hunter: 2020 with Sasa Milakara

Tony Blackburn: 2014 with Simon Hattenstone

Tony Bronsdon and Tony Lowe: 2013 with Peter Pardo

Tony Bronsdon: 2019 with Klemen Breznikar 

Pete Ballam: 2018 with Malcolm Dome 

Zoot Money: 2012 with Rockerilla magazine Italy