Thursday, September 24, 2009

Screaming Blue Messiahs

The Screaming Blue Messiahs were a rock band, formed in 1983 in London by Bill Carter, Chris Thompson and Kenny Harris. The three had played together previously as The Small Brothers, and Thompson and Carter had formed part of Motor Boys Motor, together with Tony Moon on vocals, recording several tracks under that name on 24 August 1981 for John Peel's show on BBC Radio 1. (


Line up
Bill Carter - vocals, guitar; Chris Thompson - bass, vocals; Kenny Harris - drums

Set list


Other info

Article from festival booklet

Billy Carter on stage at Pandora's 85 (

Yeah, they were great. If I recall, they went on just before us - which helped to warm the place up. (Escribano (bass player with Shockheaded Peters),

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