Rod Stewart "Thanks For The Memories"
"ALL THE PEOPLE I WOULD LIKE TO THANK"
FIRST : I would like to thank the late HANK [Winston] SKELTON [Deceased] for being my mentor. And I honestly could
never repay him for getting me started in the world of Showbiz'. I really do owe this man a great deal of gratitude.
SECOND : May I thank Bill Allen with whom I sometimes Co-wrote songs with, now sadly passed away.
THIRD : May I thank all these musicians that I had the pleasure to work with over the years.
DREW McCLENAGHAN : COLIN LUCAS [Deceased] : JIM GAMBLE [Deceased] : GEORGE HEWITT : ALAN BLACK:
BILLY IRWIN : BOBBY TELFORD [Deceased] : JIMMY McMASTER : TOM IRWIN : STANLEY CARSON : JOHN CHESNEY: RUSSELL MILLAR : AND HARRY BECKINSALE.
Last but not least : CHRIS BETTS.
*I would also like to give a massive thanks to the following musicians*
These entertainers gave me the opportunity to work with them, either as a support act or in some other very small way and allowed me so many wonderful memories that I will cherish. Support Acts in Italics.
THE SOUND OF THE DRIFTERS : THE SEARCHERS : THE MERSEYBEATS : BILLY DAVIS : PJ PROBY : GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS : THE SWINGING BLUE JEANS : DAVE BERRY : PETER SARSTEDT : LEAPY LEE : FOSTER & ALLEN :
LARRY CUNNINGHAM : JONI HARMS : BARNBRACK : SCOOTER LEE :DEREK DEAN & THE FRESHMEN :
BARBARA ALLEN : BILLY CURTIS : MAC BAILEY & DESPERADO : COLIN FORD : THE HENRY SMITH BAND :
CLEAR CUT : TIM McKAY : SOULS & STONE : AND NOT FORGETTING THE ONE & ONLY 'MANNY'