Terry Corder… I was there. One of my favourite bands of the time, Wishful Thinking that is. Even bought their album.
Robert Searle… I saw Wishful Thinking at the De La Warr and thought they were really good group.
Mick O’Dowd… Echo above!
photo source. http://www.wishfulthinkinggroup.co.uk
Robert Searle… They were a pretty good pop harmony group.Two songs they recorded were Clear White Light and Hiroshima .
Andy Knight… So who were Shades of Innocence? Were they local?
Alan Esdaile… Can’t find anything on Shades Of Innocence. Anyone? All I could find was a band called Shades Of Black who came from Ashford, Kent.
Andy Qunta… I remember Wishful Thinking! Really good!
Colin Norton… I remember playing a support gig to Wishful Thinking at the Cobweb. They had their Decca Live album out at the time and a single called “Step By Step”. Nice bunch of guys!
Pete Houghton… Wishful thinking used to be called The Emerald’s in 2005 they reformed with Kevin Finn Brian Allen Terry Collier John Franklin also they had something to do with that’ll be the day soundtrack
Mick O’Dowd… Battle Memorial Hall hosted several interesting gigs.