Ian Astbury is an English rock musician and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist for the rock band The Cult.
Jacqui Abbott was the female lead singer with the band The Beautiful South after 1994, following the departure of Briana Corrigan. The band were arguably more successful with Abbott on board, releasing several Top 10 singles. Amongst their most successful hits during her stint were: "Rotterdam", "Perfect 10", "Don't Marry Her" and "Dream a Little Dream of Me"
Bongo Red. Eugene 'Redman' Lange, Blues harps, Bongos, Congas, Latin vocals, mostly in Spanish, some Cuban, New York Latin fusion, and Puerto Rican covers, plus original stuff, Tony Morgan, Bass, Henna al Rashid, percussion, also percussion samples.
Bop Cat. Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Redman Lange - Vocals, Beatnik Jazz-Rap, Comedy, with percussion, & digital sampler. CD "The Beat Years".
Peter Beckett is an English musician and songwriter who has written songs for many prominent recording artists, his own bands and solo work, and for several films. He is likely best known as the lead singer and guitarist for 1970s soft rock group Player, which scored a U.S. #1 hit in 1977 with "Baby Come Back".
Christopher Starkey and The Sweats: Founders of Terrible Odour Music (record label). Signed bands such as Stink Floyd and top female solo artist St!nk
The Circulation: (group) starring Ken Rogers, Alan Simon, John Tetlow, Ian Moncrief-Scott, John Carney and later Les "Fillis" Mason (ex Connoisseurs) - a 60s group with a Brick in the Wall at the Cavern.
Chain of Command: Early 1980s electronic trio, briefly known as Discipline
Cross Section[disambiguation needed]: Liverpool's first Reggae band, 1979–1985. Graham Amir singer song writer. 'Cross Section' LP out on Probe Records. Vocals and Graham Amir; rhythm guitar, Malcolm Fielding aka 'Milky';lead guitar, Lloyd Masset and also Leeroy Naffa; bass, Eugene Lange aka Ras Judah Tafari; drums and toasting, Junior Spencer; drums and percussion, Steve Wellesby; Percussion, Neil Innes; congas, Jay Xavier backing vocals and percussion.
Deaf School are an English art rock/new wave band, formed in Liverpool in 1973. Between 1976 and 1978 they recorded three albums for the Warner Brothers label, in an art rock style that had its roots in cabaret, moving towards a harder punk rock sound. The band split in 1978 but have since been recognized as an important influence on many British musicians.
The Dennisons: 1960s Merseybeat outfit. Had two singles in the UK Singles Chart in 1963 and 1964
Dirty Blue Hook: Mid to late 1990s heavy metal band from Maghull, Merseyside
Delado. Liverpool's first Ghanaan Drum and Dance Ensemble. also a vehicle for Levi Tafari's Dub Poetry on occasion. At big ensemble at times up to 40 members, which was constantly changing, so the main core of the band varied over a period of 7 years. Artistic Directors: Eugene 'Redman' Lange aka Ras Judah Tafari, aka Muhammad Khalil, Kif Isachaar Cole, aka Kif Stress, & Kif Higgins, Toni Morgan, Clifford Higgins, Lenny Kelly aka Levi Tafari, Ebony, Daniel Laryeah, Yoa. Directors and Management: Dave Gurn, Dave Elwand, Mike Story, John Kai Cole, Pat Manning, Pat Tolen, Shirley Jones, Dot 'Rabia' Thomas. Started in Flo Lange's back garden, and based in the Rialto Community Centre on Upper Parliament Street from 1981 to 1988.
Dog Flambé : 90s punk band
The Doo Doo Chasers
Latin Jazz-Funk Combo. Eugene Lange - vocals, and congas; Ian Templeton on drums; guitar and percussion; Wes Wilkie, flute, Giles Agis soprano sax; Jonathon Raisin - bass, Kevin Liddey - lead guitar; Edwin Dove - alto sax; Paul Gillespey - keyboards; Ben Jakes -bass trombone.
Eugene Redman Lange. The Mighty Wah! Liverpool's first Rap Artist/Jazz Poet. Appeared on the 'Word to the Wise' LP, and on a 12 inch disco mix limited edition, that came with the original album.
Esmedune. A Latin-Jazz-Funk combo. Eugene Lange vocals, words, and congas. Ian Templeton on drums. Francisco Carrasco, guitar and percussion, Wes Wilkie, flute, Giles Agis soprano sax, Jonathon Raisin, bass, Kevin Liddey lead guitar, Ronnie Williams, tenor sax, Paul Gillespey keyboards, Ben Jakes, bass trombone. On some gigs Elaine Harris backing vocals.
Gomez: Indie rock band active since the late 1990s, Mercury Prize winners
Griot Workshop. Afro-Jazz-Reggae combo. Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Redman Lange - Vocals and percussion; Levi Tafari - Dub poetry and percussion; Brenda Kenny - backing vocals; Jennifer John - keybpards & backing vocals, Tony Pearse - trumpet; Paul Thomas - alto sax; Lloyd Masset - bass; Karl John - congas.
The Hillsiders: Due to their great popularity, the Hillsiders were invited on to the Grand Ole Opry in 1967, when it was held at the Ryman Auditorium. The Hillsiders are the first and maybe the only British band to be invited to play on the stage of the Ryman, where Hank Williams had stood before. The Hillsiders have recorded fifteen albums over the course of their career and have won numerous major country music awards
The Hop Art Project. Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Lange - words, and Jazz vocals; Paul Clarkeson - digital visuals; Nadia Drew - piano & vocals; Martin Smith - trumpet; Francisco Carrasco - congas; Simon James - tenor sax; Phil Hughes - soprano sax.
Icicle Works: 1980s power pop/new wave stalwarts, led by Ian McNabb. Reformed in 2006 for a 25th anniversary tour
The Imaginary Selves. Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Lange - Rap, poetry, Jazz, Blues, Reggae, & Soul, vocals and tenor sax; Dinesh Ali Raja - Jazz poet; Levi Tafari - DubPoet; Francisco Carrasco-poetry, congas, and acoustic guitar; Wes Wilkie - flute; Phil Hughes - soprano sax.
Kapowera. Afro-Latin-Reggae fusion dance band. Eugene Lange aka Muhammad Khalil, vocals, words, and congas. Ian Templeton on drums. Francisco Carrasco, guitar, backing vocals, and percussion, Oscar Carrasco, guitar, backing vocals, and percussion, Wes Wilkie, flute, Giles Agis soprano sax, Jonathon Raisin, bass, Kevin Liddey lead guitar, Ronnie Williams, tenor sax, Paul Gillespey keyboards, Ben Jakes, bass trombone. On some gigs Elaine Harris backing vocals. Late 1980s to mid 1990s.
Keh Tuh. Mark Davis Markham - vocals; Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Lange - drums, vocals; John Kai Cole - bass; Pat Manning - congas & vocals; Dave Robinson - guitar, Tony Baily - Dub Poetry; Shy Mike backing vocals & guitar. 1979 1982.
Levi Tafari and the Players of Instruments. Levi Tafari Dub Poetry, Eugene Lange aka Ras Judah Tafari, drums, and toasting, Jay Xavier bass, Malcolm 'Milky' Fielding, rhythm guitar, Sister Louise Dread-Rasta, keyboards, Julien 'Mango Dan' Warrington, Toaster, Grenville Braithwaite, Toaster, Karl john congas, John Bebop Rheuben Savage RIP, lead guitar.
Levi Tafari and The Pharoahs. Levi Tafari, Dub Poetry, Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene 'Redman' Lange, Egyption rhythms, and Arab percussion, Wes Wilkie on flute.
Julian Lennon is a British musician. He is the only child of John Lennon and Cynthia Powell (his father's first wife).The Beatles' manager, Brian Epstein, was his godfather. His most notable songs were "Saltwater" and "too late for goodbyes".
Liverpool Shanty Kings Established performers of shanties, maritime ballads and traditional folk songs
Marsha Ambrosius: Singer-songwriter, former member of the soul/R&B duo Floetry, she released her first solo album Late Nights & Early Mornings in 2011. Her debut album topped the Billboard's R&B chart. Has been nominated for Grammy Awards
Miles Kane: Musician originally from the Wirral, best known as the co-frontman of The Last Shadow Puppets and former frontman of The Rascals. Formerly the vocalist and lead guitarist for The Rascals, but announced the band's break-up in August 2009. Currently pursuing a solo career, and continues to be part of his side-project, The Last Shadow Puppets. His debut solo album, Colour of the Trap, was released in May 2011
Ministry of Love: Early to mid 1980s band. Recorded a 4 track EP with Moonlight Records called Burning and Looting. John Mcglone Rhythm guitar lead vocals, Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Redman Lange, Vocals, occasionally drums on the odd track when Mark played guitar, and congas, Levi Tafari, Dub poetry and percussion, Hilary Sunnyside, Vocal, Tony Pearse, trumpet, Paul Thomas, alto sax, Merlin Shepard, tenor & soprano sax, Jay Caldwell Bass, Mark Parry drums,& lead guitar on some tunes, Philly Fowler rhythm guitar.
Our Kid: 1970s boy band whose hit "You Just Might See Me Cry" went Top 5 in the UK chart
Oduduwa. Pan African Ensemble. Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Redman Lange - Vocals and percussion; Levi Tafari - Dub poetry and percussion; Jennifer backing vocals, Tony Pearse - trumpet; Paul Thomas - alto sax; Lloyd Masset - bass; Karl John - congas.
The Runaways: UK band of the mid-1960s, better known as Bill Kenwright and the Runaways
Rockinghorse:1970's band who supporter Rod Stewart on part of his 1976 tour.
Sir Simon Rattle OM CBE is an English conductor. He rose to international prominence during the 1980s and 1990s as conductor of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and since 2002 has been principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic (BPO).
The Scaffold: 1960s group featuring Mike McGear, Roger McGough and John Gorman. Had a number 1 with "Lily the Pink", and other hits with "Thank You Very Much", "Do You Remember?" and "Gin Gan Goolie" in the 1960s and "Liverpool Lou" in the 1970s
Skinny: 1995 to 1998 indie pop band later known as Monochrome
Smaller: Mid-1990s indie band featuring Digsy of Oasis fame
Sonia: Pop singer from the PWL stable. Born in Skem but mostly associated with Liverpool
Space: 1990s indie-rock band best known for "Female of the Species" and their 6 other Top 20 hit singles
The Spitfire boys were the first Liverpool punk band to release a single ("British Refugee" c/w "Mein Kampf").The Spitfire Boys were mainly notable for including in their line-up Peter Clarke, who went on to drum for The Slits and later Siouxsie and the Banshees (as well as marrying Siouxsie of the Banshees) as Budgie, and Paul Rutherford, later better known for being a member of 1980s pop band Frankie Goes to Hollywood. Jones (aka guitarist David Littler) went on to join The Photons, which also included Steve Strange (Visage) and Vince Ely (The Psychedelic Furs).
The Stands: 2000s rock & roll band led by songwriter Howie Payne. Split in 2006
Terry Sylvester was the English guitarist/singer with The Escorts, The Swinging Blue Jeans (1966–69) and The Hollies. In the latter guise, he took on the high parts formerly sung by Graham Nash, who had left the band in December 1968.
Sir Freddy Viaduct's Hi-Powered Hi-Fi. Gerry Kenny aka Sir Freddy - Dub producer, Sound System operator; Muhammad Khalil aka aka Ras Judah Tafari aka Eugene Lange - MCing in multipile vocal styles i.e. Scouse, Jazz, Blues, soul, Funk, African, Moroccan, Reggae, Hip-Hop.
Scott Miveld - Scott Miveld revolutionised the world of rock and roll as we know it part of the successful band named later, they concurred the world but Scott later came home to chill with his bowl headed son Elliott then went on to terrorise the music world with the band mohebbi.
The Teardrop Explodes: Julian Cope led an ever changing line-up mixing pop, new wave and psychedelia with surprising commercial success. Split in 1982 after two albums
Ultrabeat are a British electronic music group from Liverpool, consisting of producer and vocalist Mike Di Scala and producers Ian Redman and Chris Henry.
The Undertakers: 1960s Merseybeat group, launchpad for the careers of Jackie Lomax (bass guitar), Chris Huston (lead guitar), Geoff Nugent (rhythm guitar), Brian Jones (tenor saxophone, member of the Glitter band) and Brian (Bugs) Pemberton (drums). Today's members are Brian Jones, Geoff Nugent, Bill Good and Jimmy O'Brien (formerly New Image and Rockin Horse). Lomax rejoins the band when he is home in Liverpool
Urban Jazz Ritual. Kif Stress aka Kif Cole-Higgins - African drums and digital sampler; Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Redman Lange - Vocals and percussion; Dave martin - bass; Karl John - congas.
Frankie Vaughan was an English singer of traditional pop music who issued more than 80 singles in his lifetime. He was known as "Mr. Moonlight" after one of his early hits.
Wah!: Pete Wylie vehicle, variously known as Wah! Heat and The Mighty Wah!
The Wombats: Pop punk/power pop three piece consisting of Matthew Murphy, Tord Overland Knudsen and Daniel Haggis from the Paul McCartney's LIPA
Wolfshead Blue. Eugene 'Redman' Lange, vocals, guitar, bongos, and harmonica. Raw John Lee Hooker Blues. CD "Medicine Beatz".
Words in Motion. Levi tafari - Dib Poetry; Ronnie Williaams - tenore sa; Edwin Dive - flute; Franscisco Carrasco - congas & djembe; Muhammad Khalil aka Eugene Lange - Vocals, and djembe.
Kathryn Williams released her first album, Dog Leap Stairs on her own Caw Records label in 1999 with a budget of £80. The follow-up, Little Black Numbers, garnered a Mercury Prize nomination in 2000, bringing her to the attention of a wider public.
Yue Who: Consists of members Ozzie Yue, Ian Bamford, Keith 'Nutz' Mulholland and Pete Tulloch
The Zutons: 2000s indie group inspired by 1960s psychedelia