Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band gigs 1963-1967

Welcome to another posting of a series of gig listings for 1960s bands. None of these lists is exhaustive and my idea is to add to them in the comments section below over time. They are here for future researchers to draw on.  I have also added a few interesting bits of information and will add images in time.

I’d like to encourage band members to get in touch to share memories, or for anyone to send corrections/clarifications to my email: Warchive@aol.com 

Equally important, if you attended any of the gigs below or played in the support band, please do leave your memories below in the comments section for future historians to use. If you know of any missing gigs, please add them too, if possible, with the sources.

Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band:

The band featured in Fabulous 208, circa August 1965 before Clive Burrows (second left) departed

Zoot Money – Hammond organ/vocals

Andy Somers – lead guitar

Paul Williams – bass/vocals

Nick Newall – tenor saxophone

Colin Allen – drums

25 November 1963 – Marquee, Oxford Street, London with Manfred Mann (Tony Bacon’s book: London Live) Billed as Zoot Money R&B Group

 

23 December 1963 – Marquee, Oxford Street, London with Manfred Mann (Tony Bacon’s book: London Live) Billed as Zoot Money R&B Group

1964

1 January 1964 – Clacton Town Hall, Clacton, Essex with Nix and The Nomads and The Nite Sect (Essex County Standard)

 

20 February 1964 – Studio, Westcliffe, Essex with Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames (Southend Standard & Essex Weekly Advertiser)

 

16 March 1964 – Marquee, Wardour Street, Soho, London with The Cheynes (Tony Bacon’s book: London Live)

 

4 April 1964 – Coronation Hall, Denmark Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey with Dave Davani & The D-Men (Kingston & Malden Borough News)

10 April 1964 – Ricky Tick, Plaza Ballroom, Guildford, Surrey (Aldershot News)

17 April 1964 – Brighton Chinese Jazz Club, Florida Room, Brighton, West Sussex with Long John Baldy & The Hoochie Coochies (Evening Argus)

 

16 May 1964 – Ricky Tick, Plaza Ballroom, Guildford, Surrey (Aldershot News)

Around this time Clive Burrows joins on baritone saxophone

13 June 1964 – Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex with The Evergreens (Essex Chronicle)

 

4 July 1964 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with Russ Sainty & The Nu Notes and Terry Judge & The Barristers (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

12 July 1964 – Agincourt Ballroom, Camberley, Surrey with support (Aldershot News)

15 July 1964 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

8 August 1964 – Attic Club, 1a High Street, Hounslow, Middlesex with The Clique (Kingston & Malden Borough News)

26 August 1964 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

30 August 1964 – Starlight Rooms, Montpellier Road, Brighton, West Sussex with The Alexanders (Evening Argus)

31 August 1964 – Modern Jazz Studio, Westcliffe, Essex (Southend Standard & Essex Weekly Advertiser)

5 September 1964 – Attic Club, 1a High Street, Hounslow, Middlesex with Them (aka The Themselves) (Kingston & Malden Borough News)

6 September 1964 – The Dolphin, Marine Court, St Leonards, East Sussex (Roger Bistow’s research at Dizzy Tiger Music website)

7 September 1964 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, Middlesex (Leyton and Leytonstone Guardian)

12 September 1964 – Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

 

24 October 1964 – Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

 

17 November 1964 – Aylesbury Bluesville, Borough Assembly Hall, Market Square, Aylesbury, Bucks (Bucks Advertiser)

19 November 1964 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, Middlesex (Leyton and Leytonstone Guardian)

21 November 1964 – Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex with The RBQ (Essex Chronicle)

 

6 December 1964 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with The Crawdaddies (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

7 December 1964 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, Middlesex (Leyton and Leytonstone Guardian)

12 December 1964 – Petersfield Town Hall, Petersfield, Hampshire with The Overriders (Surrey Advertiser)

1965

7 January 1965 – Majestic Ballroom, Luton, Bedfordshire with The Rebounds (Luton News)

21 January 1965 – Studio, Westcliffe, Essex (Southend Standard & Essex Weekly Advertiser)

27 January 1965 – Forum Ballroom, Oxford, Oxfordshire (Oxford Mail)

 

11 March 1965 – Studio, Westcliffe, Essex (Southend Standard & Essex Weekly Advertiser)

14 March 1965 – Dungeon Club, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (website: https://dungeonmods.wordpress.com/)

24 March 1965 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

27 March 1965 – Royal Star Ballroom, Maidstone, Kent with The Lonely Ones (Maidstone Gazette)

28 March 1965 – The Dolphin, Marine Court, St Leonards, East Sussex (Roger Bistow’s research at Dizzy Tiger Music website)

29 March 1965 – Bluesville, Manor House Ballroom, Ipswich, Suffolk (Essex County Standard)

 

2 April 1965 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with Mal Ryder & The Spirits and The Ricochets (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

27 April 1965 – Bluesville, Aylesbury, Bucks (website: http://aylesburymusictown.co.uk/)

29 April 1965 – Birdcage, Kimbells Ballroom, Southsea, Hampshire (Dave Allen research)

 

13 May 1965 – Bowes Lyon Youth Centre, Stevenage, Herts with Mike Dean & The Kinsmen (Hertfordshire Express)

23 May 1965 – Dungeon Club, Nottingham (website: https://dungeonmods.wordpress.com/)

24 May 1965 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London (Leyton, Leytonstone and Waltham Forest Guardian)

26 May 1965 – Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London (Melody Maker)

 

7 June 1965 – Redcar Mini Festival, Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with Long John Baldry with Hoochie Coochie Men, Tony Knight’s Chessmen and The Crawdaddies (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

10 June 1965 – Bowes Lyon Youth Centre, Stevenage, Herts with The Mastersounds (Hertfordshire Express)

 

21 July 1965 – Farnborough Town Hall, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

22 July 1965 – Birdcage, Kimbells Ballroom, Southsea, Hampshire with Charlie and Inez Foxx (Dave Allen research) They may have replaced The Ram Jam Band

 

13 August 1965 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with Bern Elliott & The Klan and The Tribe (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

15 August 1965 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with Greg Burman’s Soul Band (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

22 August 1965 – Blue Moon, Hayes, London (Harrow Weekly Post)

24 August 1965 – Dreamland, Margate, Kent with Vince Everett & The Orchids (East Kent Times)

29 August 1965 – Nottingham Boat Club, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Down at the Boat book)

Around this time Clive Burrows leaves to join The Alan Price Set. Johnny Almond takes his place. Trumpet player Geoff Condon joined around the same time.

 

13 September 1965 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London (Tottenham Weekly Herald)

18 September 1965 – Rhodes Centre, Bishop’s Stortford, Herts with Dave & The Strollers (Steve Ingless book: The Day Before Yesterday)

26 September 1965 – Blue Moon, Hayes, London (Harrow Weekly Post)

 

2 October 1965 – The House of Aden, Witham Public Hall, Witham, Essex with Cole Train Union (Essex Chronicle)

10 October 1965 – Agincourt Ballroom, Camberley, Surrey (Aldershot News)

19 October 1965 – Ready Steady Go Club, Aylesbury, Bucks (website: http://aylesburymusictown.co.uk/)

23 October 1965 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear with The Dawnbreakers (website: http://www.readysteadygone.co.uk/club-agogo-newcastle-2/)

31 October 1965 – Blue Moon, Hayes, London (Harrow Weekly Post)

 

4 November 1965 – Birdcage, Eastney, Hampshire (Dave Allen research)

5 November 1965 – New All Star Club, 9a Artillery Passage, London, E1 (Melody Maker)

7 November 1965 – Nottingham Boat Club, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Down at the Boat book)

8 November 1965 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London (Tottenham Weekly Herald)

10 November 1965 – Farnborough Town Hall, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

28 November 1965 – Beachcomber, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Nottingham Evening Post)

 

18 December 1965 – Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex with Grant Tracey & The Sunsets (Essex Chronicle)

26 December 1965 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

1966

3 January 1966 – Star Hotel, Croydon, London (Chris Broom book: Rockin’ and Around Croydon)

9 January 1966 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with The Skyliners (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

19 January 1966 – Farnborough Town Hall, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

26 January 1966 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

 

2 February 1966 – Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London (Melody Maker)

6 February 1966 – Blue Moon, Hayes, London (Melody Maker)

19 February 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

25 February 1966 – Chislehurst Caves, Chislehurst, London (South East London Mercury)

27 February 1966 – Black Prince, Bexley, London (Fabulous 208)

 

2 March 1966 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

6 March 1966 – Chelmsford Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

7 March 1966 – Star Hotel, Croydon, London (Chris Broom book: Rockin’ and Around Croydon)

9 March 1966 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (website: http://www.readysteadygone.co.uk/club-agogo-newcastle-2/)

16 March 1966 – Farnborough Town Hall, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

24 March 1966 – Harvest Moon, Guildford, Surrey (Surrey Advertiser)

27 March 1966 – Dereham Tavern, Dereham, Norfolk with The News (Eastern Evening News)

 

6 April 1966 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Eastern Evening News)

14 April 1966 – Winter Gardens, Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire with The Image (Grimsby Evening Telegraph)

17 April 1966 – Chelmsford Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

23 April 1966 – Bowes Lyon House, Stevenage, Herts with Saracens (website: http://www.coda-uk.co.uk/60’s_music_scene.htm)

8 May 1966 – Central R&B Club, Central Hotel, Gillingham, Kent (Chatham, Rochester and Gillingham News)

15 May 1966 – Blue Moon, Hayes, London (Melody Maker)

18 May 1966 – Farnborough Town Hall, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

27 May 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

 

4 June 1966 – South East Jazz and Blues Festival, Blackheath with Manfred Mann, Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames, Roy C and The Loose Ends (Melody Maker)

4 June 1966 – Toft’s, Folkestone, Kent (Melody Maker)

8 June 1966 – Orchid Ballroom, Purley, London (Chris Broom book: Rockin’ and Around Croydon)

12 June 1966 – Carousel Club, 1 Camp Road, Farnborough, Hampshire (Aldershot News)

 

2 July 1966 – Ricky Tick, Windsor, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

3 July 1966 – King Mojo, Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

4 July 1966 – Manor House, Ipswich, Suffolk (Fabulous 208)

7 July 1966 – KD Club, Billingham, County Durham (Fabulous 208)

8 July 1966 – Starlight Ballroom, Wembley, London (Fabulous 208)

9 July 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

10 July 1966 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (Fabulous 208)

11 July 1966 – Supreme Ballroom, Ramsgate, Kent (Fabulous 208)

13 July 1966 – Orford Jazz Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Fabulous 208)

17 July 1966 – Hastings Pier, Hastings, East Sussex (Roger Bistow’s research at Dizzy Tiger Music website)

19 July 1966 – Youth Centre, Wednesbury, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

22 July 1966 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with The Spectrum (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

23 July 1966 – Zambesi, Hounslow, London (Fabulous 208)

24 July 1966 – Central R&B Club, Central Hotel, Gillingham, Kent (Fabulous 208)

25 July 1966 – Top Rank Ballroom, Wolverhampton, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

30 July 1966 – Gaiety Ballroom, Ramsey, Cambridgeshire (website: http://peterboroughimages.co.uk/music/?p=8130)

 

4 August 1966 – Stoke Hotel, Guildford, Surrey (Fabulous 208)

5 August 1966 – Corn Exchange, Newbury, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

9 August 1966 – Blue Lagoon, Southsea, Hampshire (Fabulous 208)

11 August 1966 – Pier Pavilion, Herne Bay, Kent (Fabulous 208)

13 August 1966 – Bowes Lyon House, Stevenage, Herts with Saracens (website: http://www.coda-uk.co.uk/60’s_music_scene.htm)

14 August 1966 – Hastings Pier, Hastings, East Sussex (Roger Bistow’s research at Dizzy Tiger Music website)

15 August 1966 – Royal Albion Hotel, Walton-on-The-Naze, Essex (Fabulous 208)

16 August 1966 – Fishmonger’s Arms, Wood Green, London (Fabulous 208)

17 August 1966 – Discoblue Club, Ryde, Isle of Wight (Fabulous 208)

18 August 1966 – RAF Tangmere, West Sussex (Fabulous 208)

19 August 1966 – Starlite Ballroom, Wembley, London (Fabulous 208)

20 August 1966 – Toft’s, Folkestone, Kent (Melody Maker)

25 August 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

27 August 1966 – Twisted Wheel, Manchester (Fabulous 208)

28 August 1966 – Nottingham Boat Club, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Down at the Boat book)

29 August 1966 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with Tony Knight’s Chessmen, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers and The Crawdaddies (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

 

3 September 1966 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear (Fabulous 208) This seems unlikely with the following gig

3 September 1966 – St George’s Hall, Exeter, Devon with The Bunch and The Spectres (Express & Echo)

4 September 1966 – Agincourt Ballroom, Camberley, Surrey (Aldershot News)

5 September 1966 – Manor House Club, Ipswich, Suffolk (Fabulous 208)

7 September 1966 – Orford Cellar, Norwich, Norfolk (Fabulous 208)

8 September 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

10 September 1966 – Starlight Ballroom, Boston Gliderdrome, Boston, Lincolnshire with The Vibrations & The Noblemen and The Little People (Lincolnshire Standard)

11 September 1966 – Country Club, Kirklevington, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

12 September 1966 – Colston Hall, Bristol with Otis Redding and St Louis Union (Fabulous 208)

20 September 1966 – Town Hall, High Wycombe, Bucks (Fabulous 208)

21 September 1966 – Top Rank Ballroom, Southampton, Hampshire (Fabulous 208)

22 September 1966 – McIllroy’s Ballroom, Swindon, Wiltshire (Fabulous 208)

23 September 1966 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with The Sound Trekkers (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

24 September 1966 – Grantham Drill Hall, Grantham, Lincolnshire with The Small Faces (Nottingham Evening Post)

25 September 1966 – Sunshine Ballroom, East Dereham, Norfolk (Fabulous 208)

27 September 1966 – Corn Exchange, Bedford, Bedfordshire (Fabulous 208)

28 September 1966 – Scene Club, Cardiff, Wales (Fabulous 208)

29 September 1966 – Stoke Hotel, Guildford, Surrey (Fabulous 208)

 

1 October 1966 – Subscription Rooms, Stroud, Gloucestershire (Fabulous 208)

2 October 1966 – Leofric Hotel, Coventry, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

5 October 1966 – Swansea University, Swansea, Wales (Fabulous 208)

6 October 1966 – Ritz Ballroom, Skewen, Wales (Fabulous 208)

7 October 1966 – Town Hall, Stratford, London (Fabulous 208)

8 October 1966 – Ricky Tick, Windsor, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

9 October 1966 – Central R&B Club, Central Hotel, Gillingham, Kent (Fabulous 208)

10 October 1966 – Queen’s Ballroom, Wolverhampton, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

11 October 1966 – Ricky Tick, Windsor, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

13 October 1966 – Golden Torch, Tunstall, Staffordshire (Fabulous 208)

14 October 1966 – Mark Altman Ballroom, Leeds, West Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

15 October 1966 – Durham University, Durham, County Durham (Fabulous 208)

16 October 1966 – King Mojo, Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

19 October 1966 – Bromel Club, Bromley, London (Fabulous 208)

20 October 1966 – Dorothy’s Ballroom, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (Fabulous 208)

21 October 1966 – Aston University, Aston, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

22 October 1966 – Flamingo, Wardour Street, Soho, London with Felder’s Orioles (Melody Maker)

25 October 1966 – Rag Ball, Sherwood Rooms, Nottingham with Ivy League with The Jaybirds, Lee Dorsey and Our Young (Nottingham Evening Post)

26 October 1966 – City Hall, Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

27 October 1966 – Ricky Tick, Bedford, Bedfordshire (Fabulous 208)

28 October 1966 – Jazz Club, Manor House, London (Fabulous 208)

29 October 1966 – Chelsea College, Chelsea, London (Fabulous 208)

30 October 1966 – Starlite Ballroom, Wembley, London (Fabulous 208)

31 October 1966 – Shakespeare Hotel, Woolwich, London (Fabulous 208)

 

2 November 1966 – Locarno Ballroom, Stevenage, Herts (Fabulous 208)

3 November 1966 – New Yorker Discotheque, Swindon, Wiltshire (Fabulous 208)

4 November 1966 – Market Hall, St Albans, Herts (Luton News)

5 November 1966 – Lancaster University, Lancaster, Lancashire (Fabulous 208)

8 November 1966 – Winter Gardens, Malvern, Worcestershire (Fabulous 208)

12 November 1966 – Midnight City, Digbeth, West Midlands with New York Public Library (Birmingham Evening Mail)

13 November 1966 – Belle Vue, New Elizabethan, Greater Manchester (Manchester Evening News and Chronicle)

15 November 1966 – Town Hall, High Wycombe, Bucks (Fabulous 208)

17 November 1966 – West Park Pavilion, St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands (Fabulous 208)

18 November 1966 – Jazz Club, Manor House, London (Fabulous 208)

19 November 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Fabulous 208)

20 November 1966 – Bluesette, Leatherhead, Surrey (Caterham Weekly Press/Melody Maker) Advert says the club reopens

21 November 1966 – Majestic Ballroom, Reading, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

24 November 1966 – Links International Club, Maxwell Park Youth Centre, Borehamwood, Herts (Simon Gee research)

25 November 1966 – Tiles, Oxford Street, London with The Situation and Clem Dalton Show (Melody Maker)

26 November 1966 – Birdcage, Eastney, Hampshire (Dave Allen research)

29 November 1966 – St Thomas Hall, Brentwood, Essex (Fabulous 208)

 

1 December 1966 – Dorothy Ballroom, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire with David Essex & The Mood Indigo (Cambridge News/Fabulous 208)

3 December 1966 – Morley Town Hall, Morley, West Yorkshire (Yorkshire Evening Post)

3 December 1966 – Jigsaw, Manchester, Greater Manchester (Fabulous 208)

4 December 1966 – Mr Smith’s, Manchester, Greater Manchester (Fabulous 208)

7 December 1966 – Liverpool University, Liverpool, Merseyside (Fabulous 208)

8 December 1966 – York University, York, North Yorkshire with The Brian Auger Trinity (Fabulous 208)

10 December 1966 – Blue Moon, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (Fabulous 208)

11 December 1966 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London with Bobby Hebb (Melody Maker)

12 December 1966 – St Luke’s College, Exeter, Devon with Cliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers (Fabulous 208)

13 December 1966 – Pavilion Ballroom, Bournemouth, Dorset (Fabulous 208)

14 December 1966 – Ritz Ballroom, Kings Heath, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

14 December 1966 – Plaza Ballroom, Handsworth, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

15 December 1966 – Great Hall, Reading, Berkshire with Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band (Fabulous 208)

17 December 1966 – Dreamland, Margate, Kent with Davey Sands & The Essex (East Kent Times)

18 December 1966 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (Fabulous 208)

19 December 1966 – Baths Hall, Ipswich, Suffolk (Fabulous 208)

20 December 1966 – Bray’s Grove Youth Centre, Harlow, Essex (Fabulous 208)

21 December 1966 – College of Technology, Durham, County Durham (Fabulous 208)

22 December 1966 – De Montfont Hall, Leicester, Leicestershire (Fabulous 208)

24 December 1966 – Chelmsford Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex with The Coletraine Union (Southend Standard)

29 December 1966 – Civic Hall, Connah’s Quay, Wales (Fabulous 208)

30 December 1966 – Boulevard, Tadcaster, West Yorkshire (Yorkshire Evening Post)

30 December 1966 – Crystal Ballroom, Castleford, West Yorkshire with Ray King Soul Band and Sweet Image (Yorkshire Evening Post)

31 December 1966 – King Mojo, Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

1967

1 January 1967 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with The Zephrons (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

4 January 1967 – Bromel Club, Bromley, London (Fabulous 208)

5 January 1967 – White Icicle Ballroom, Northampton, Northamptonshire (Fabulous 208)

6 January 1967 – Dancing Slipper, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Fabulous 208)

7 January 1967 – Floral Hall, Southport, Lancashire (Lancashire Evening Post)

9 January 1967 – Majestic Ballroom, Reading, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

10 January 1967 – St Thomas Hall, Brentwood, Essex (Fabulous 208)

13 January 1967 – Market Hall, St Albans, Hertfordshire (Fabulous 208)

14 January 1967 – Golden Torch, Tunstall, Staffordshire (Fabulous 208)

17 January 1967 – Marquee, Wardour Street, Soho, London with The Syn (Tony Bacon’s book: London Live)

21 January 967 – Gaiety Ballroom, Ramsey, Cambridgeshire with The Fireflies (website: http://peterboroughimages.co.uk/music/?p=8130)

22 January 1967 – Dereham Tavern Club, Dereham, Norfolk with The Rubber Band (North Norfolk News)

24 January 1967 – Ritz, Bournemouth, Dorset with The Bossmen (Bournemouth Evening Echo)

27 January 1967 – Civic and Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, West Midlands with John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, The Zombies, The ‘N’ Betweens, The Savoy Jazz band and Ken Ingram’s Jazz band (Express & Star)

28 January 1967 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (website: http://www.readysteadygone.co.uk/club-agogo-newcastle-2/)

 

1 February 1967 – Locarno Ballroom, Stevenage, Herts (Fabulous 208)

3 February 1967 – Bluesville, Manor House, London (Fabulous 208)

4 February 1967 – Chelmsford Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

5 February 1967 – Central R&B Club, Central Hotel, Gillingham, Kent (Fabulous 208)

7 February 1967 – Assembly Hall, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire (Poster)

9 February 1967 – Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Wales (Fabulous 208)

10 February 1967 – Clouds, Derby, Derbyshire (Fabulous 208)

11 February 1967 – Twisted Wheel, Manchester (Fabulous 208)

13 February 1967 – Baths Hall, Ipswich, Suffolk (Fabulous 208)

18 February 1967 – Faculty of Tech, Manchester (Fabulous 208)

20 February 1967 – Belfry Hotel, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

22 February 1967 – Dorothy Ballroom, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (Fabulous 208)

23 February 1967 – Nicholas Youth Centre, Basildon, Essex (Fabulous 208)

24 February 1967 – Aston University, Birmingham (Fabulous 208)

25 February 1967 – Leicester University, Leicester (Fabulous 208)

25 February 1967 – Beachcomber, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (Fabulous 208)

26 February 1967 – Starlite Ballroom, Greenford, London (Fabulous 208)

 

3 March 1967 – Baths Hall, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire (Fabulous 208)

3 March 1967 – Northgate Hall, Sleaford, Lincolnshire (Fabulous 208)

4 March 1967 – Cue Club, Paddington, London (Fabulous 208)

4 March 1967 – Queen Mary’s College, Mile End, London (Fabulous 208)

11 March 1967 – Ram Jam, Brixton, London (Melody Maker)

13 March 1967 – Granby Halls, Leicester with The Who and The Alan Price Set (Fabulous 208)

15 March 1967 – Top Rank Suite, Southampton, Hampshire (Fabulous 208)

17 March 1967 – Gaiety Ballroom, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire (Grimsby Evening Telegraph)

18 March 1967 – Golden Torch, Tunstall, Staffordshire (Fabulous 208)

19 March 1967 – Top Rank Suite, Chesterfield, Derbyshire (Fabulous 208)

20 March 1967 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London (Fabulous 208)

22 March 1967 – College of Commerce, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

23 March 1967 – Salisbury City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire with First Lites (Frogg Moody and Richard Nash’s book Hold Tight!)

25 March 1967 – King Mojo, Sheffield, South Yorkshire (The Star)

26 March 1967 – Troutbeck Hotel, IIkley, West Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

27 March 1967 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with The Real McCoy and T D Backus & The Powerhouse and The Frame (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

31 March 1967 – Gaiety Ballroom, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire (Grimsby Evening Telegraph)

31 March 1967 – Cadillac Ballroom, Scarborough, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

 

1 April 1967 – Chelmsford Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Chronicle)

2 April 1967 – Starlight Ballroom, Crawley, West Sussex (Melody Maker)

14 April 1967 – Rugby Town Hall, Rugby, Warwickshire (Coventry Evening Telegraph)

15 April 1967 – Floral Hall, Southport, Lancashire (Fabulous 208)

16 April 1967 – The Thing, Oldham, Greater Manchester (Fabulous 208)

18 April 1967 – Kirklevington Country Club, Kirklevington, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

21 April 1967 – Central Pier, Morecambe, Lancashire (Fabulous 208)

22 April 1967 – Spa Ballroom, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

23 April 1967 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (Fabulous 208)

24 April 1967 – El Dorado, Leith, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

28 April 1967 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear (Fabulous 208)

29 April 1967 – Manchester University, Manchester with Brian Poole (Fabulous 208)

30 April 1967 – Kirklevington Country Club, Kirklevington, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

 

3 May 1967 – Caravelle Club, Viewing Lounge, Birmingham Airport with Monopoly (Coventry Evening Telegraph)

5 May 1967 – Princess Club, Chorlton, Greater Manchester (Fabulous 208)

5 May 1967 – Domino Club, Openshaw, Greater Manchester (Fabulous 208)

6 May 1967 – Twisted Wheel, Manchester (Fabulous 208)

7 May 1967 – Beau Brumell Club, Nantwich, Cheshire (Fabulous 208)

8 May 1967 – Feathers, Ealing, London (Fabulous 208)

12 May 1967 – Southampton University, Southampton, Hampshire (Fabulous 208)

14 May 1967 – Central Hotel, Gillingham, Kent (Fabulous 208)

15 May 1967 – Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London (Fabulous 208)

18 May 1967 – Majestic Ballroom, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear (Fabulous 208)

20 May 1967 – Ricky Tick, Windsor, Berkshire (Fabulous 208)

21 May 1967 – Airmen’s Club, USAF base, Bentwaters, Suffolk (Fabulous 208)

22 May 1967 – Bamboo Club, Manchester (Manchester Evening News and Chronicle)

23 May 1967 – Kirklevington Country Club, Kirklevington, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

26 May 1967 – California Ballroom, Dunstable, Bedfordshire with The New Jump Band (website: www.california-ballroom.info/gigs/)

27 May 1967 – Corby Civic Centre, Corby, Northamptonshire (Fabulous 208)

28 May 1967 – Shoreline Club, Bognor Regis, West Sussex (Fabulous 208)

31 May 1967 – Scotch Club Discotheque, Torquay Devon (Fabulous 208)

 

1 June 1967 – Quay Club, Exeter, Devon (Fabulous 208)

2 June 1967 – Queen’s Hall, Barnstaple, Devon (Fabulous 208)

4 June 1967 – Purple Fez Club, Devonport, Plymouth, Devon (Fabulous 208)

6 June 1967 – Pavilion, Bournemouth, Dorset with The Fingers (Bournemouth Echo)

8 June 1967 – RAF Wyton, Wyton, Cambridgeshire (Fabulous 208)

9 June 1967 – Il Rondo, Leicester (Fabulous 208)

10 June 1967 – Baths, Matlock, Derbyshire (Fabulous 208)

13 June 1967 – Winter Gardens, Malvern, Worcestershire (Fabulous 208)

15 June 1967 – RAF Cottesmore, Rutland (Fabulous 208)

16 June 1967 – University College, Gower Street, London (Fabulous 208)

17 June 1967 – Upper Cut, Forest Gate, London (Fabulous 208)

18 June 1967 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (Poster)

25 June 1967 – Redcar Jazz Club, Redcar, North Yorkshire with The Bluecaps (Dennis Weller, Chris Scott Wilson and Graham Lowe’s book)

28 June 1967 – Cellar Jazz Club, South Shields, Tyne & Wear (Fabulous 208)

30 June 1967 – Edgehill Training College, Liverpool, Merseyside (Fabulous 208)

 

1 July 1967 – Summerfield Technical College, Kidderminster, Worcestershire (Fabulous 208)

2 July 1967 – Swan, Birmingham (Fabulous 208)

3 July 1967 – Club Rado, Belfast, Northern Ireland (Fabulous 208)

4 July 1967 – Embassy Ballroom, Londonderry, Northern Ireland (Fabulous 208)

6 July 1967 – Club A Go Go, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear (Fabulous 208)

7 July 1967 – Skyline Ballroom, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire with The Jeff Beck Group (Fabulous 208)

8 July 1967 – Floral Hall, Southport, Lancashire (Fabulous 208)

9 July 1967 – Kirklevington Country Club, Kirklevington, North Yorkshire (Fabulous 208)

10 July 1967 – Belfry Hotel, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (Fabulous 208)

14 July 1967 – Bluesville, Manor House, London (Fabulous 208)

15 July 1967 – Seagull Ballroom, Ryde, Isle of Wight (Fabulous 208)

21 July 1967 – McGoo’s, Edinburgh, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

21 July 1967 – Victoria Ballroom, Dunbar, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

22 July 1967 – Community Centre, Auchinleck, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

23 July 1967 – Top Ten Club, Dundee, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

27 July 1967 – Caledonian Hotel, Inverness, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

28 July 1967 – Douglas Hotel, Aberdeen, Scotland (Fabulous 208)

29 July 1967 – Market Hall, Carlisle, Cumbria (Fabulous 208)

3 August 1967 – Dreamland, Margate, Kent (Fabulous 208)

4 August 1967 – Winter Gardens Ballroom, Penzance, Cornwall (Fabulous 208)

5 August 1967 – Flamingo, Redruth, Cornwall with The Passion (West Briton & Royal Cornish Gazette)

7 August 1967 – Town Hall, Torquay, Devon (Fabulous 208)

The horn section left around this time

August 1967 – This month, they play Le Papagayo, Saint Tropez, France (Melody Maker) Record Mirror says the residency starts on 14 August

Around this time, the group changes name to Dantalion’s Chariot and Paul Williams leaves to replace John McVie in John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers

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One thought on “Zoot Money’s Big Roll Band gigs 1963-1967”

  1. Few more additional gigs here:

    9 March 1966 – Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London (South East London Mercury) THIS SEEMS UNLIKELY WITH NEWCASTLE GIG ABOVE

    10 April 1966 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (South East London Mercury)

    29 May 1966 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (South East London Mercury)

    1 June 1966 – Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London (South East London Mercury)

    27 July 1966 – Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London (South East London Mercury)

    6 August 1966 – Burton’s, Uxbridge, London (Fabulous 208)

    14 September 1966 – Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London with The Alan Bown Set (Fabulous 208)
    18 September 1966 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (South East London Mercury)

    11 November 1966 – Metropole Hotel, Brighton, West Sussex with The Spencer Davis Group (Fabulous 208)

    5 March 1967 – Black Prince Hotel, Bexley, London (Melody Maker)
    10 March 1967 – Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset (Fabulous 208)

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