January 10th 2014 Mick Haase Dr.Ks bandleader for 46 years retires to Shanklin,Isle of Wight to stir up the natives. Dr K’s Blues Band will carry on with the addition of guests and in time add a new permanent member.
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Dr K’s: A film about Mick Haase’s retirement from Dr K’ And NEW ! Doc K’s Blues Band at St Harmonica’s Part 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AG8dnuPIhD0 The Final appearance of Doc K’s Blues Band at St Harmonica’s -Clive Wade http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=USI8ocE090E Dr K’s Blues Band are true veterans of the British Blues Explosion. Formed in 1967, they’ve been playing Chicago Blues in London ever since. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3m8PleyRTQ#t=10s Dr K’s currently consists of original member Mick Haase on harp and vocals (Biffo), long-standing band member Mad Dog Dave Barnes on slide guitar and vocals (Blues Movie, Chicago Sunset), lead guitarist Malcolm Hine (S.A.L.T. Brett Marvin, Southside, Blues Twins), Mick Parker (too many to name) on drums, and Simon Fowle (The Vintage) on bass. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjP5OCwQRjg The band has an incredible history. Founded by Fairport Convention’s Ashley Hutchings in 1967, Dr K’s extensive family tree includes Geoff Bradford (Blues By 6, Cyril Davis All Stars), Chick Kattenhammer (5 Dimensions), Geoff Krivitt (John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers), Eric Peachey (East of Eden, Mick Taylor Band), with historical links to many other prominent bands and players. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eH5g7PKp-Gg#t=11s Discography: 1968 LP Rock the Joint, Spark Records 1992 Re-released on CD on See for Miles Records 2005 CD Dr K’s Blues Potion