Formed by trumpeter Olly Maloney who had led
The Ohio Showband for a period after
leaving the Johnny Flynn band. His brother Jarlath joined from Pete
Brown's band on trombone and Ricky Keane from Milltown Malbay, Co. Clare
was lead vocalist. Cyril Fullard came from The Astrals on saxophone and
drummer Barry Hurley came from Cork's Rio Showband.
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