The Band

Amber: Lead & Backing Vocals

Amber joined in June 2018! Amber comes from a classical music background, and is enjoying delving into classic rock. In her spare time, in case you cant find her, she will usually be with her horses.
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Paul: Drums

Please join us in giving a warm welcome to our new drummer…. Mr Paul Batchelor (Batchy). Paul has previously been in local bands: Uno Rufo, Barely Legal and was a founding member of the Party Anilmalz and Sarum’s Lot.  His influences are Jon Bonham, Ian Paice, Andy Parker, Bobby Rondinella, AJ Pero, Roger Taylor, Keith Moon and Leonard Haze. Paul uses Pearl Drums and Sabian cymbals

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Rich Watts: Lead & Backing Vocals + Bass Guitar

Bass duties are handled by Rich Watts who joined us in late 2018.  Rich hails from the shadow of “the Stones” which explains a lot!  Rich also goes by the nickname “Mr 80’s” as he becomes all misty eyed whenever he spies a mullet or hears a good ‘ol tune from way back when!  Rich has played in many bands over the years, and has changed his gear more times than the cast of a Broadway musical in the search for that elusive bass “sound”. He cites his influences as greats such as John Entwhistle, Bernard Edwards, Billy Sheehan, Sting & John Taylor to name but a few. At the moment, Rich is playing the following gear: Yamaha Attitude II Bass,  Marbass Amp, Bergantino & Barefaced Bass Cabinets.
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Terry Taylor: Lead & Backing Vocals + Lead & Rhythm Guitar


Terry started playing the guitar at early teenage years. He picked up songs predominantly by ear rather than looking at music. His playing really hit a resurgence though when he signed up to play in the musical “Return to the Forbidden Planet”. Off the back of an amazing week in Cambridge, he looked high and low for a local band and found Craig. Terry can be found at many local Blues jams outside the band as he loves playing improvised stuff. Terry puts recordings he’s done on Soundcloud here -> https://soundcloud.com/terryt063
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Simon Dickenson: Lead & Rhythm Guitar


Ex-Statues guitarist Simon gave it all up for a while to travel. Having failed to find anywhere as nice to live as Salisbury and with a new family he returned after only a short time away and with a new found love of music. Where once he listened only to Rock now he listens to all sorts of music. (Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Punk Rock, everything.) Simon joined Break Cover in 2012 and was nominated at the Salisbury Music Awards in 2016 and 2017 as Salisbury’s Best Guitarist. Simon’s YouTube channel can be at:   https://www.youtube.com/user/salisburysimon
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 Come and meet the band at the next gig. It wood be good to meet you and say hello!

Best Covers Band – Salisbury Music Awards 2014 & 2015. Playing 60s up to the present day rock/pop. For bookings please call Simon on 07968 967906