"The soul's capricious reporter - memory - filters out what hurts,
combines the incidents that remain, and then adapts them to the form it wants to remember.
Memory composes its own truth."
Vintage Virginia Photos and Post Card Sites
The PC Club or The Munchie Shop?
The American Lighthouse Club?
The Hullaballoo in Denbigh?
Yama's in Phoebus?
A steaming bowl of chili at Fuller's in Phoebus?
White Oaks Lodge?
Barney's at Buckroe Beach?
The Peninsula Auditorium?
Sunday Jam sessions at Huntington Park?
Remember Lazy Sunday Afternoons at the Yorktown Battlefields?
Close your eyes and drift away.
Remember the hours, days and weeks
glued to the Watergate hearings?
"I'm not a crook!"
Fall and winter bonfires at Grandview
Side Two Coffeehouse?
The Rebel Drive-in?
Creadell's in Buckroe?
Peabody's Warehouse in Virginia Beach?
Remember Tidewater Virginia's Music?
(if you know band names that are not listed, people who were in those bands, the years they played, what they played, etc please contact Robyn)
(Thank you Johnny Ace Acord, Vaughn Deel, Lloyd Binger, John Tudder, Bob Schlagel, Ricky Burroughs, Jamie Jones, Billy Etherdige, and Mike Gardner for your memories and help)
Anglo Saxons - TJ Engels (lead guitar), Bobby Neighbors (lead vocals), Rick Derette (keyboards), Jerry 'Pot" Williams (bass Guitar)
Back Door - Bruce West (vocals), Steve Manaco, Bob Schlagel (bass), Robby Robertson, Mike Johnstone (guitar)
Beach Nuts - Tom Strew
Bill Deal and the Rondells
Boa - Johnny Slater, John Akers, Chuck Henderson, Ray Bruce
Boogaloo 4 - Tom Hudgins, Gaither Kennel, Rodney Luckadoo, Ronny Smith
Cabbage - Tom Lamson
Danny and the Delnotes - Danny O'Brian (vocals, keyboards)
Denis and The Times
Dryvn Wheel - Ray Bruce, Chuck Henderson, John Akers
Dubonettes - Jon Etheridge (drums), Randy Pope, Wanda Gaye, Benny Bialey
Headstone Circus '68 to 69 Arthur Wheeler (vocals, harmonica), Mike Johnstone (guitar), Bob Schlagel (bass), Jon Etheridge (drums), Glen Faria
Helicopter - Tom Cole (drums), Richard 'Buzz' Bessette (Hammond Organ), Mark Wampler (bass), Dick Morrison , James 'Watt' New
Hunger - Jon Buriak (drums), Terry Stead (vocals), Mike Rota, Jack Ellis (keyboards), Mike Hanson, Jim Deacon Smith, Gary Stultz
Journey Back - Stan & Larry Burnell
The Livin' End - Billy Etheridge (vocals), Mac McCarty (drums)Jamie Jones (guitar), Tommy Espinola, Regis Gerst
Mason - Morgan Hampton (drums), Steve Arcese (organ, bass, vocals), Jim Galyon (guitars, flute, sax, vocals)
Mustangs - '64 to '66 Norm Lawrence, Steve Swenson, Mike Johnstone (guitar), Ronnie Hall
National Debt - Ronny Smith, Gaither Kennel, Gary Thon, Stan Meade, Tom Hudgins, Bud 'Big Hair' Thomas, Gene Kane, Mary Scott, Mac McCarty
Nonesuch - '65 to '66 Steve Monaco, Robby Robertson, Bob Schlagel
The Norfolk Aliens - Robbie House (vocals), Gail 'Pooneil' Holloman (vocals), Bill 'Byrd' Sechman (vocals), Morgan 'Conrad' Hampton (drums)
Ozment Park - Gary Thon, Bill McCann, Bud Thomas, Mac McCarty, Randy Hogan, Ronny Smith
Paper Glass - Peter Poulos (guitar), Larry "Moochie" Elkins (Vocals), Pat "Bubba" Gainer (keyboards), Danny Tyer (drums), Jerry Collins (lead guitar), Mosely Ellington (bass)
Punch - Jon Etheridge (drums), Bill Ellis, Art Ensley, R.B. Sharp, Curtis Eley, Tom Cali
Rael - Jerome Gay, Bob Roman, Tommy Horne, Susan ?, Joe Maffeo, John Moore, Lester Arbuckle, Marty Esco
Rain - Garland Reece, John Acord, Tom Harris, Steve Hooker
Rooth - Tom Strew, Mike Johnstone
Rush - Bobby Hudnall, Randy Hogan, Chuck Henderson, Randy Hall
Sandcastle - Billy Etheridge (vocals), Stan Burnell (drums), Steve Thomas, Mac Aultman, Gentry Flye, Eddie Hardy, Pat Murray, Jeff Pitman
Ship of Fools - Mike Gardener (guitar/vocals), Steve Scott (vocals), Will Curling, guitar), Gordon Robeson (bass), Regis Gerst (Hammond organ), Tim Mulac & Cliff Lencher (drums)
Snuff - early 70s Acoustic Trio was James 'Jimbo' Gray Bowling (6/12 string acoustic guitar, Mike Jones (vocals), Bill Wampler (6/12 string acoustic and vocals)
Snuff - 70s to 80s Acoustic/Electric Country Rock was Jimbo (6/12 string acoustic, electric guitar, vocals), Chuck 'Coyote' Larson (acoustic guitar, vocals), Robbie House (acoustic and electric guitar, vocals) Ceceil Hooker, C Scott Trabue
The Sound Effects
Stonehenge - Lloyd Binger (guitar), Buzz Underwood, Larry Weimar, Dusty Askew, Bo Hill
Third Estate - Herb Barnhart
The Tom Cats - Tommy Prothro (guitar,vocals), Steve Hagood (drums), Jay Coutts (bass, vocals)
The Wild Kingdom - Jon Etheridge (drums), Bruce West (vocals), Robbie Robertson (guitar), Mike Johnstone (guitar)
The Young Sound - Guthrie Kennard (guitar), Donnie Nix, John Benit
Remember the first sign of Spring
was Rick Jones showing up at KHS or at the Yorktown Battlefields on Sunday
with an armload of daffodils?
Remember parties at Strawberry Banks Manor,
Forecastle, Breezy Point Farm?