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Jack The Lad

A Folk Rock group from Newcastle, formed by 3 of the members of Lindisfarne in 1973. Theie repertoire is a mixture of self penned songs and traditional tunes and songs, similar to Lindsifarne.

Members: Rod Clements, Simon Cowe, Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell

Other Members: Ian Fairbairn & Phil Murray (both from Hedgehog Pie), Andy Brown, Simon Ferry, Ged Grimes.

Guests: Maddy Prior, John Kirkpatrick, Ray Jackson

Albums:

  • It's Jack the Lad - 1974
  • The Old Straight Track - 1974
  • Rough Diamonds - 1975
  • Jackpot - 1976
  • On the Road Again - 1993