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Jim Corbett's Life After Thundermug

Jim Corbett, the original bass player in Thundermug, is now 66 and is living a full and active life. He married again in April 2015 to his girl friend Sara and is now a father to her three young kids.
Thundermug broke up in 1978 and Jim says: "After we parted ways, I started playing...

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Gary And Dave - still flying!

Gary Weeks and Dave Beckett's love of flying came while they were both teenagers. Gary Weeks was born in PEI and Dave Beckett in Toronto and in the early 60's they met and shared their mutual aspirations for music and flying. Their subsequent success on records with "Could You Ever Love Me Again", "I Fell In Love With You Sometime" & "I May Never See You Again", etc. led to offers...

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Steel River On Tour 1971

It was exhausting, the pay wasn't good and the travelling expensive and challenging for band members John Dudgeon, Tony Dunning, Ray Angrove, keybordist Bob Forrester and bassist Rob Cockell. The young rock-R&B band Steel River from Toronto's east end had Canadian and American chart hits with "Ten Pound Note", "Southbound Train" and "Mexican Lady" and their...

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