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Circle Plantagenet

Welcome to Circle Plantagenet, we initially functioned between late 1967 and early 1970. We were active in and around Southampton and Hampshire,

   
     

Circle Plantagenet

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Circle Plantagenet 1968 - 1970: | Ken Wheeler | Chris Godden | Geoff Baker | Ken Starks | Glen Lee |

 
 
Ken Wheeler
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birthday
: 1949
home town
: Southampton
first band
: Various School bands and Circle Plantagenet
musical influences
: Rolling Stones, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Cyril Davies
additional information
: Left in 1970, not part of the band reunion.
   

 


Chris Godden
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birthday
: 1950
home town
: Oshkosh, Wisconsin (USA)
first band
: The LP’s, formed in 1964 (after 3 yrs classical training), then The Unauthorised, Circle Plantagenet, Bob Pearce Blues Band, Mixed Company, Score, Night Café and Equasion
musical influences
: Fernando Sor, The Shadows, Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix
additional information
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Geoff Baker
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birthday
: 1949
home town
: Southampton
first band
: The Abdomen, Tartan Quarter and Circle Plantagenet
musical influences
: Ray Charles and the R&B scene
additional information
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Ken Starks
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birthday
: 1945
home town
: Bournemouth
first band
: The Blithe Spirits formed at Thornhill Boys Club in the early 1960’s, then The Tartan Quarter and Circle Plantagenet
musical influences
: Many and varied, but Memphis Slim, Bob Dylan and Steve Winwood were prominent
additional information
: Ken has written many songs over the years and is a published poet in Poetry Now  (1994), Poets of the 90’s (1995), Red Hot Lovers (1996), Poets Voices (1996), Voices on the Wind (1996) and A Celebration of Poets (1998).
   

 


Glen Lee
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birthday
: 1949
home town
: Carshalton, Surrey
first band
: The Abdomen, Tartan Quarter, Circle Plantagenet, Jelly Roll, Rubber Band, Streetcar, Mungo Jerry, Susan Maughan, and the Toy Boys, Twist and Shout, China Heat, Tojo and various duo’s and solo projects.
musical influences
: Ray Charles, Steve Winwood, Tamla Motown
additional information
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