The 76 Club
A Musical Heritage
Lead Vocal – Al Jackson
Lead Guitar / Vocal – Martin Baggott
Rhythm Guitar / Vocal – Phil Cash
Bass Guitar / Vocal – Megan Davies
Drums – Gerald Freeman
Piano / Organ – Don Gould
The Applejacks at The 76 Club
The group were formed in Solihull, Birmingham in 1961 and were originally an instrumental band called The Crestas. They signed for Decca Records in 1963 and released their first single, Tell Me When, in February 1964. This single was a massive success and reached number 7 in the UK charts. Lennon and McCartney provided The Applejacks with their second hit Like Dreamers Do which also got into the top twenty. In 1966 The Applejacks accepted a contract, from Cunard, to be the cabaret artists on their luxury Trans-
The Applejacks (1965)
Tell Me When (1964)
Like Dreamers Do (1964)
Three Little Words (1964)
It’s Not A Game (1965)
I Go To Sleep (1965)
I’m Through (1965)
You’ve Been Cheating (1967)
DID YOU KNOW?
4 of the members of The Applejacks were in the same Birmingham scout troop.
WHERE ARE THEY NOW
When Megan Davies left the band she became a nurse and hospital administrator for the NHS.
In December 2010 The Applejacks reformed for a concert for charity.
DATES AT THE 76 CLUB
Sunday, 20th June 1965
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