The Tuxedos – 1961


supplied by Peter Millington – Hastings Groups from 1958 to the present

Peter Millington… The Tuxedos – 1961 – L to R = Robin Groves, Pete Jones, Paul Burton, Don Climpson, Eric Upton – A great group that had a very large following. In those days the venues were mainly church halls and youth clubs – no alcohol in sight but who needed it!

Tuxedos – early photo 1962


supplied by Peter Millington

with Pete Jones (Jonah) (Drums) on far left then Don Climpson (Lead Vocals) Paul Burton (Rhythm) Dobin Groves (Lead Guitar) and Eric Upton (Bass Guitar)

Peter Pursglove….Certainly seen Jonah in a new light Alan he he

Pete Shaw….Pete (Jonah) Jones…an inspirational player to me during those halcyon days…he certainly knew how to make the drums work in a band!! Cheers Pete!!

Joe Knight….wow paul wouldnt have guest it was you!!!


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