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The TimeLine allows a chronologically potted view
of Kidd's career with releases, certain gigs, line-up changes,
plus new pix.
New to Kidd's
music? Try the sound sample page
to hear 30-sec snatches of Kidd trax.
is what it says on the tin.
Chest is a repository for all those
bits that fit nowhere else, but are too good to throw away.
With his Pirates, Kidd turned out
recordings valued among the best R'n'R/R&B to emerge from the UK.
"Please Don't Touch", has been covered many times. Feel the
subtle power of "Shakin'
All Over" via the opening guitar figure, Kidd's moody
vocals and haunting lyrics that really sent "Quivers down the
After a "mutiny" in the ranks, the new crew's hard
grafting paid off and saw the group riding high in the charts once again
with the Beat classic "I'll
Never Get Over You"; ironically amongst groups of the MerseyBeat
boom that Kidd and his Pirates once inspired.
groups' numerous recordings offer some great cuts, with many gems
hidden away on the flipsides of singles. There was also is a
host of tracks that were unreleased in Kidd's lifetime, including
those from an 1964
aborted album which show off how powerful the group's sound could
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