It’s the little things that make me happy. Such as the original Quarrymen recreating the famous Harry Benson pillow fight shot in 1998. (Photo By Stan Godlewski/Getty Images)
This blog is so cool it posts pictures of the Quarrymen before they were Quarrymen. *adjusts hipster glasses*
In order: Eric Griffiths (1948, aged 8); Len Garry (1951, aged 9); Pete Shotton; Rod Davis; Colin Hanton
The original Quarrymen minus their leader in July 1997 on the same spot at St Peter’s Church, where the famous Quarrymen picture by Geoff Rhind was taken on 6 July 1957, the day John met Paul and everything changed.
The Quarrymen perform at the New Clubmoor Hall in Liverpool. 23 November 1957
Left to right: Colin Hanton, Paul, Len Garry, John, and Eric Griffiths.
Fifteen-year-old Paul, co-leading the Quarrymen at the New Clubmoor Hall, Liverpool, 23 November 1957.
On drums is Colin Hanton; Len Garry plays the tea chest bass.
Eric Griffiths, Colin Hanton, Rod Davis, John Lennon, Pete Shotton & Len Garry.
Off-camera is Paul McCartney with anime hearts in his eyes.