BILLY BREMNER'S ROCKFILES
+ special guest support: CLIVE GREGSON
Scottish Guitar Legend from Rockpile & The Pretenders.
Billy Bremner started out in Lulu's backing group The Luvvers. After joining Neil Innes in the band Fatso he recorded some solo singles under the pseudonym 'Bill Murray' before joining Nick Lowe and Dave Edmunds in Rockpile.
Billy Bremner sang lead vocals on the 1980 Rockpile single "Heart". He then wrote "Trouble Boys" which became a hit for both Dave Edmunds and Thin Lizzy. Bremner then released a few solo singles on Stiff Records before becoming a full time member of The Pretenders where he played the lead guitar on their 1982 hit "Back on the Chain Gang".
Clive Gregson released five albums between 1978-1984 with the cult group Any Trouble. In 1985, he started his solo career and has since released 13 solo albums. He also formed a highly regarded partnership with Christine Collister where they released five albums together. Clive has toured with Richard Thomspon, Nanci Griffith and Eddi Reader. Clive performs an exclusive solo set this evening.