Re-live the magic of the 1960s with five chart-topping acts from that memorable decade, who between them scored over 50 UK hits.
Herman’s Hermits. One of the biggest selling bands of the 60’s now celebrating their 55th anniversary. Formed in Manchester in 1964, the band has chalked up 23 Hit Singles, 10 Hit Albums, appeared in 3 major movies and have sold in excess of 75 Million records. Hits include: There’s A kind Of Hush, Silhouettes, Can’t You Hear My Heart Beat, Wonderful World, A Must to Avoid, and many more.
The Merseybeats. Another success story from the Liverpool, Merseybeat boom years. Hit records including; Sorrow, I Think of You, and Wishin’ and Hopin’.
The Marmalade were the champions of the Scottish Beat in 1968, adding another dimension to the sound of the classic pop song, with great harmonies. Chart-toppers include: Lovin’ Things, Reflections of My Life, Falling Apart at The Seams, Cousin Norman, and their Lennon & McCartney composed No1 smash hit Ob-la-Di Ob-la-Da.
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders. Another of the iconic bands from Manchester, also celebrating their 55th Anniversary. Their first hit in 1964, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, was followed by The Game Of Love, Pamela Pamela, Groovy Kind Of Love.
Steve Ellis, the original lead vocalist and founder of Love Affair who had five Top 20 singles, including their No. 1 Everlasting Love
Sixties Gold at New Wimbledon Theatre
Sixties Gold at New Wimbledon Theatre from Sunday 22nd November to Sunday 22nd November 2020.