Andre Martin commented ….From the pages of the Hastings & St Leonards Observer August 1976, in the middle of the heatwave and potato shortage – star DJ finds somewhere to cool off……..
Formed on Canvey Island in Essex in the early 1970’s, Dr Feelgood remains one of the most popular and exciting live rhythm and blues acts in the world, with a string of hit singles including Milk and Alcohol, Roxette, Back in the Night, Down at the Doctors, She Does it Right, Going Back Home and See You Later Alligator.
The current line up features the rhythm section Kevin Morris on drums and Phil Mitchell on bass, both 29 years in the band and Steve Walwyn on guitar who has been with the band for 23 years.
An exhibition of iconic images by Gered Mankowitz, Kevin Cummins, Brian Duffy, Chris Duffy, Sheila Rock, Eric Swayne, Colin Jones…… Lucy Bell Gallery, Norman Road, St Leonards. Until 10th August. Wed to Sat 11.00am – 400pm.
(c) Gered Mankowitz Jimi Colour