Personalities | Average White Band | Seventies | Rock

(Vocal/instrumental group, 1972–82, 1989–present)

The blue-eyed soul of Scots Alan Gorrie (vocals, bass), Malcolm Duncan (saxophone), Owen McIntyre (vocals, guitar), Hamish Stuart (vocals, guitar), Roger Ball (keyboards) and Robbie McIntosh (drums) topped the US charts in 1975 with the album AWB and single ‘Pick Up The Pieces’. After dabbling in disco with ‘Let’s Go Round Again’, a British hit in 1980, the band went on hiatus in the mid-1980s, reforming in 1989.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock, general editor Michael Heatley


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