Meic suggested I have a go at doing a collection of the quarrymen
in my own style as where I'm from lies right among the old slate quarries.
99 A detailed account of the struggles of the quarrymen
of north Wales to organise a society or union to protect their interests at a time of great hardship and conflict.
He said: "I don't think it was with The Beatles, I think it was with the Quarrymen
Unsurprisingly the list is topped by Sir Paul McCartney and John Lennon's early group the Quarrymen
whose limited edition money-can't-buy releases are always at the top of any list of the most costly releases - the priciest being an acetate copy of That'll Be The Day/In Spite Of All The Danger which is estimated at PS200,000.
As the countdown of the nation's most interesting abodes continues, edging into the top 40 it's The Beatles - or rather The Quarrymen
as they were then when they played in the cellar of a suburban house in Liverpool.
- a pre-Beatles group featuring John Lennon, Sir Paul McCartney and George Harrison - once again hold the top spot with a unique acetate copy of their demo That'll Be The Day/In Spite Of All The Danger.
Of course as any good aggregates producer knows, John Lennon's first group was called The Quarrymen
THE lined faces of slate quarrymen
, farmers and shop workers stare at us from across the decades in these evocative, grainy images.
Ill handle emcee duties tomorrow to introduce Johns original bandmates The Quarrymen
, the band that eventually became The Beatles,.
Alongside six songs by The Nowhere Boys (the band who play The Quarrymen
in the film) are the likes of Jerry Lee Lewis's Wild One, Elvis Presley's Shake Rattle & Roll, Eddie Cochran's Twenty Flight Rock and Little Richard's Rip It Up.
Dunvant began its life in 1895 when it was formed by a group of miners, steel-workers and quarrymen
from the membership of the Ebenezer Congregational Chapel.
The Lennon talent for leadership turned hi3 first group into John and the Quarrymen
, the members were school friends from Quarry BankHigh School, a small suburban grammar school in Liverpool.