Johnny Regan & The
Tumbleweeds

One of the better all-country bands to emerge at the end of the showband era. Cigarettes were still 'cool' though! This band included drummer Shay Spain who soldiered under many generals and guitarist John O'Brien, later to appear as a founder-member of Bagatelle.

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Related: Ranchers, New Blues, Slick Six

Town/Village/County:

Vocals: Johnny Regan
Lead Guitar:
John O'Brien / Alan
Bass:
J.J. Lombard / Geoff
Trumpet:
Pedal-steel: Gerry Hogan
Drums:
Shay Spain / John

Piano/Organ:

Manager:
Andy Creighton Inc.
Discography:
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