Gerry & the Pacemakers

1950s-1966
Gerry MarsdenGuitar/vocals
Freddie MarsdenDrums
Les MaguireKeyboards
Les ChadwickBass

Gerry & the Pacemakers Song list

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Richard explains how Joe Walsh kickstarted his career, and why he chose Hazard, Nebraska for a hit.