This was Jan's first group with whom
he recorded his first singles (from 1958 to 1964)
The original line-up is featured in the photo below, from left to right
- Jan Akkerman (guitar), Cor Engelsma (bass), Jan Burgers (2nd guitar),
Pierre van der Linden (drums).
The chap in the front is Jan's younger brother,
(the late) Jacob (a.k.a. Cocky) Akkerman.
Cor Engelsma playing
the star bass (that Jan cut out of a table), Jan Burgers and Jan
"Open air concert" in front
of a bike shed (rijwielstalling) in Amsterdam
Cor Engelsma (on the starbass) and
The stage was an
open lorry. Left to right: Pierre (face not visible), Cor, Jan
A. and Jan B.
Jan's brother Cocky sits in front on the wooden stairs, also dressed
as a band member.
stage in another line up.
Left to right: Jan A., Hans Kuit (grandpiano), Pierre, Jan B. and Cor.
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