Johnny Butler
Dance Band

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Details from Johnny Devitt regarding your photo of the Johnny Butler Band. From left, back, Reggie Lloyd (bass), Johnny Butler Jr. (drums), Charlie Worrell (piano), Pat Montana (vocals). Middle: Benny McNeill (trumpet), Cecil Bell (trumpet), Dermot Brereton (sax), Frank Dunne (trombone). Front, Johnny Butler (bandleader), Denzil Davies (tenor sax), Bob Ship (alto sax), Jack Flahive (alto sax and band manager).

                                                                                                       Many thanks Johnny!


Vocals: Pat Montana
Lead Guitar:
2nd Guitar:
Bass: Reggie Lloyd
Trumpet: Benny McNeill, Cecil Bell
Sax/Clarinet: Dermot Brereton, Denzil Davies, Bob Ship, Jack Flahive
Trombone: Frank Dunne,
Drums: Johnny Butler Jnr.

Discography: unknown

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