The Pretty Things 2018

  • 26. September 2018

The Pretty Things on their Farewell Tour at Meisenfrei, Bremen DE on 2018-09-26. The band will play its definitively final show in December 2018 in London.

The Pretty Things are an English rock band, formed in 1963 in London. They took their name from Willie Dixons 1955 song “Pretty Thing”. A pure rhythm and blues band in their early years, with several singles charting in the United Kingdom. The two original members of the band, Phil May and Dick Taylor, still played songs in a perfect and rough way. Both of them were members of the “Rollin’ Stones” founded by later member of the Rolling Stones, Brian Jones. in 1962. Their appearance and behaviour was provocative, with May claiming to have the longest hair in the UK, often causing chaos wherever they went. (wikipedia)

Actual band member are Phil May (voc), Dick Taylor (g), Frank Holland (g, harp, voc), George Woosey (b, voc) and Jack Greenwood (dr).