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The Downliners Sect live In Session

The band formed in 1963 and were contemporaries of the Rolling Stones and Yardbirds. The band released three albums, The Rock Sets In had a tune composed by Reed and Cale.

The band formed in 1963 and were contemporaries of the Rolling Stones and Yardbirds. The band released 3 albums, the third The Rock Sets In had a tune composed by Lou Reed and John Cale before the Velvet Underground.

Members of the band are founder Don Craine on Guitar, John O’Leary on Harmonica, Keith Grant Evans on Bass guitar, Derek Dwyer on Guitar and Mark Freeman on Drums.

Don and Keith, in conjunction with Medway band Thee Headcoats, recorded the album Deerstalking Men in 1996 (under the name Thee Headcoat Sect).

The band perform from our Maida Vale studios in London village.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Magazine

    Definitive Gaze

    • Virgin.
  • BEAK>

    The Brazilian

    • >>>.
    • Invada Records.
  • Bas Jan

    Instant Nostlagia

    • Lost Map Records.
  • Billy Childish & CTMF

    The Headless Flowerpot Girl

    • All Our Forts Are With You.
    • Damaged Goods.
    • 01.
  • Downliners Sect

    Soup In A Basket (6 Music session 151018)

  • Super Furry Animals

    If You Don't Want Me To Destroy You (Mark Radcliffe Session 10 April 1996)

  • The Undertones

    Wednesday Week

    • EMI.
  • Sauna Youth

    Unreal City

    • Death.
    • Upset the Rhythm.
    • 002.
  • Marissa Nadler

    Are You Really Going To Move to the South?

    • For My Crimes.
    • Bella Union.
    • 003.
  • Downliners Sect

    Escape From Hong Kong (6 Music session 151018)

  • Downliners Sect

    Let It Rock (6 Music session 151018)

  • Neu!

    Seeland

    • Neu! '75.
    • Grönland Records.
    • 002.
  • Eddie & the Hot Rods

    Do Anything You Wanna Do

    • VIRGIN.
  • Pere Ubu

    Waiting for Mary

    • Fontana.
  • Kiran Leonard

    Unreflective Life

    • Western Culture.
    • Moshi Moshi.
  • Roy Harper

    Forever (John Peel session 11th March 1974)

  • Stealing Sheep

    Shut Eye (6 Music Session for Marc Riley 6th March 2012)

  • Killing Joke

    Communion (Mark Radcliffe session 26th April 1994)

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