Thursday, 15 December 2011

THE ROCKIN' BERRIES FAMILY TREE



TURVES GREEN SECONDARY MODERN SCHOOL FOR BOYS' ORCHESTRA (ca. 1957 - ca. 1958)
1) Bryan Charles 'Chuck' Botfield clarinet
2) Geoffrey 'Geoff' Turton clarinet
3) Robert 'Bob' Lawton tuba
4) ??????? + others unknown


THE BOBCATS / THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #1 (ca. 1958 - 1959)
1) Chuck Botfield lead guitar
2) Barry Taylor drums
3) Tim Munns bass
4) Christine Perfect piano
5) Robert 'Bob' Bates rhythm guitar


ARCHIMEDES DEAL (1959)
1) Paul Hewitt vocals
2) Doug Thompson rhythm guitar
3) Terence 'Terry' Bond drums
4) Mark Johnson bass


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #2 (1959 - 1961)
1) Chuck Botfield 
2) Paul Hewitt
3) Doug Thompson
4) Terry Bond
5) Mark Johnson  


THE SWINGIN' CHIMES (1960 - 1961)
1) Tim Munns bass
2) Bob Lawton vocals
3) Geoff Turton guitar
4) ??????? + others unknown


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #3 (1961 - NOV 1961)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Paul Hewitt (aka Bobby Thompson)
3) Doug Thompson
4) Terry Bond
5) Tim Munns bass
6) Dennis Ryland tenor sax
7) James 'Jimmy Powell vocals 


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #4 (NOV 1961 - ca. JAN 1962)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Doug Thompson
3) Terry Bond
4) Tim Munns
5) Dennis Ryland
6) Jimmy Powell
7) Clive Lea vocals


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #5 (ca. JAN 1962 - ca. AUG 1965)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Roy Austin bass
5) Geoff Turton vocals, rhythm guitar


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #6 (ca. AUG 1965 - ca. SEPT 1965)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Geoff Turton
5) Grhaam Gallery bass


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #7 (ca. SEPT 1965 - DEC 1966)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Geoff Turton
5) Bobby Thompson bass


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #8 (DEC 1966 - ca. MAY 1967)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Bobby Thompson
5) Rodney 'Rod' Clark vocals, rhythm guitar


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #9 (aka #7) (ca. MAY 1967 - 1968)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Bobby Thompson
5 Geoff Turton   


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #10 (1968 - 1970)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Clive Lea
4) Bobby Thompson


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #11 (1970 - 197?)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Terry Bond
3) Bobby Thompson
4) Terry Webster vocals 


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #12 (197? - 197?)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Bobby Thompson
3) Terry Webster
4) Keith Smart drums


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #13 (197? - 1976)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Bobby Thompson
3) Keith Smart
4) Geoff Turton
5) John Dawson guitar


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #14 (1976 - 19??)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Bobby Thompson
3) Keith Smart
4) Geoff Turton
5) John Dawson
6) Derek Jason vocals


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #15 (19?? - 1998)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Geoff Turton
3) Terry Webster (from 1986 to 1996)
4) ??????? + others unknown


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #16 (1998 - 2000)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Geoff Turton
3) Simon Ryland drums
4) ??????? + others unknown


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #17 (2000 - NOV 9, 2009)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Geoff Turton
3) Simon Ryland
4) Jay McGee vocals


THE ROCKIN' BERRIES #18 (NOV 10, 2009 - PRESENT)
1) Chuck Botfield
2) Geoff Turton
3) Simon Ryland
4) Jay McGee (he played only in the "comedy shows")
5) Richard 'Rick' Price vocals, bass (he played only in the "music shows")


4 comments:

  1. hi again,

    another one on the purple haze archive from geoff turton

    http://www.southernfm.com.au/general/the-purple-haze-archive-presents-geoff-turton-jefferson-of-the-rockin-berries-on-podcast/

    best again,
    mark

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  2. Hi Mark
    You may want to record Terry webster Joined 1970 to 1976 rejoined 1986 to 1996

    www.terrywebster.co.uk

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  3. Hi,Has there ever been singer by the name of John Bonner in the Rockin Berries group?

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