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The Scorpions

The Scorpions

The Scorpions were formed in 1959 in Battersea, South West London, and released two singles in 1961. Founder members were brothers Ted Barber - lead guitar; John Barber - bass guitar; Mick LeDieu - drums; Ivor Knight - a drummer who joined in November 1959. They were the first rock band to use the name. The Scorpions recorded two singles at Abbey Road Studios, which were released on the Parlophone label. They recorded three songs with Joe Meek, "Two Broth...

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