The Walker Brothers had fabulous hits in the sixties and Gary gives us
the lowdown on how it all started . He had an early claim to fame in that he
drummed for Elvis. He was also a pal of PJ Proby and was encouraged to
come to the UK by the then Rolling Stone Brian Jones.Gary then told us
about his career after the Walker Brothers.
Gary Walker (born Gary Leeds, 9 March 1942, Glendale, California) was
the drummer, and vocalist with both The Standells and The Walker
Brothers. In 1967 he founded Gary Walker and The Rain, which
consisted of Joey Molland (guitar and vocals); Charles "Paul" Crane (lead
vocals, guitar); and John Lawson (bass guitar).