The Kult and The Initials, The New Breed and The Beat Syndicate. Hastings Pier December 1968.


supplied by Sarah Harvey

Sarah Harvey…. The local Bexhill based band The Kult – December 21st, 1968. Richard Melhuish (guitar), brothers Pete (Vocals) & Mike O’Driscoll (vocals & bass), and John Hales (drums)

Nigel Ford… The KULT made several appearances at Battle Dances too around this time.

Robert Searle… A bit before my time

Mike Waghorne… When did you join them Bob? I know it was 50 years ago but it does not seem that long , I can remember you playing 2nd guitar before taking over from Mick on bass

The Initials – Germany 1967


supplied by Keith Pullen

Peter Ricardo Anstis on sax, Keith Pullen on bass, Mick Law drums, John Knightsbridge lead guitar (Yardbirds) and Dave Greenfield on organ (Stranglers).

Colin Fox……I  always wondered what happened to Ric Anstis when he left The Spooks