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Sam’s Lost Bands
Today's lost band is a band from Canada called The Headpins. The Headpins are still out and about playing and played Casey's here a while back and if you missed the show you missed a great chance to get up close and personal with the band. Darby Mills is the singer and also when not on the…
Sam’s Lost Bands
Today's lost band is Atlanta Rhythm Section. These guys were formed in 1971 from a couple of other bands. One of them were a backing band for a studio. They decided to strike out as a band and did fairly well for themselves. Also known as The ARS Band they are still around but only have one ori…
Sam’s Lost Bands
Today in our lost band's segment I thought that one of those southern rock bands that didn't make it would be in order. This band was called Copperhead and the leader of the band was Neil Carswell he wrote the music and was the band's lyricists...
Sam’s Lost Bands!
String Driven Thing are a folk rock band from Scotland. String Driven Thing formed in Glasgow in 1967 as a three part harmony folk band with the Adamses(husband and wife) and guitarist John Mannion. Featuring the electric violin of Graham Smith...
Sam’s Lost Bands : Copperhead
This is one of those southern bands that just put out one album. The main guy in this band was Neil Carswell and after their first album he split and started playing country music. He did write the songs and was the bands lyricist so they just kinda folded (as far as I know) when he split...
Sam’s Lost Bands!
This week's lost band is the Small Faces. They were an English band from East London. Founded in 1965 by Steve Marriott,Ronnie Lane, Kenney Jones, and Jimmy Winston. in 1966 Winston was replaced by Ian McLagan's as the band's keyboardist. Steve Marriott of course became the head man i…
Sam’s Lost Bands!
Today's lost band is a band called Poco.  At the end of 2013 Rusty Young announced his retirement. At the age of 68 he said he had spent 45 years on the road in the same band and needed a break. A few shows were booked into 2014 including three farewell shows in Florida...
Sam’s Lost Bands!
This week our lost band is a band that went by the name of Captain Beyond! The original line-up for Captain Beyond were singer Rod Evans (ex-Deep Purple), drummer Bobby Caldwell (ex-Johnny Winter), guitarist Larry "Rhino Reinhardt (ex-Iron Butterfly), and bassist Lee Dor…
Sam’s Lost Bands: King Crimson
This is one of the albums that turned me on to progressive rock. My cousin Dane turned me on to this album and I guess I was never the same again. From the late 1960s and into the 1970s King Crimson was one of the premiere prog bands and were one of the best bands (back then) to fire up a big fatty.…
Sam’s Lost Bands, Once Again
Yesterday I did a lost band by the name of Shooting Star. They were a band from my old stompin' grounds and a great band at that. There were a lot of great bands in the greater St. Louis area that didn't make it big but should have.
Well, any way I got a phone call yesterday about what a gr…
Sam’s Lost Bands!
Today for a lost band I want to do a band from the midwest. A band by the name of Shooting Star. One of the members was Gary West of the band Missouri who hit some fame with the song Movin on. "Hang On To Your Life" is the title track from Shooting Star's 1981 second albu…

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