The Escorts

Jimmy Hannon (r.g), John Brodie (k), Barry Annable (d), Dennis Annable (b) and Paul Schorr (v & l.g) - Promo shot for 'COUNTDOWN', TVQ, 1966.

Jimmy Hannon (r.g), John Brodie (k), Barry Annable (d), Dennis Annable (b) and Paul Schorr (v & l.g) – Promo shot for ‘COUNTDOWN’, TVQ, 1966.

 

Band Members:

Dennis Annable (v), Jimmy Hannon (r.g. & v), Bill George (sax) & Barry Annable (d) – Paul Schorr joins in December 1963 (l.g & v), Dennis goes to bass.  Bill George leaves c.mid 1965, John Brodie replaces him (key).  Band becames a four-piece again with the departure of Jimmy Hannon c.August 1966. Stan Gospos replaces John Brodie.  Group disbands in January 1970.

 

Recordings:

45s

The House on Soul Hill [Turner, Eddlemon] / Sound of Your Voice [Paul Schorr] (Sunshine QK-1858 ) July 1967

Short Skirts [Feaster, Feaster, Keyes, McRae, Edwards, Obretch] / Paper Bunnies [H. Mills] (Sunshine QK-1859) July 1967 with Ross D. Wyllie

On a Day Like Today [Chandler, McKenderich] / Sitting By a Tree [Marty Rhone] (Sunshine QK-1998 ) October 1967

Bring Your Love Back Home* [Henderson, Strike] / If You Need Me [Pickett, Bateman] (Sunshine QK-2012) ?October 1967 with Mike Furber – *A side release only.

LP

TV’s “Countdown” (Sunshine QL-32, 468 ) 1967, backed most of the artists as the programmes’ house band.

 

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