"Thanks mate, yeah she's a blast to ride, got the pea shooter pipes on her, so her note is fantastic when you give her a bit of stick. Wow...your Dad's Trophy sounds the business ! Yeah, you should do it, give her a birthday, get her fired…"
"cool bike, i live only a few miles from where it was made, you dont see many like that any more.
my dad has a 65 650 trophy virtually the same bike without the twin carbs and a drum brake on the front, the sound it makes when you give it some…"
Hi folks,I'm Wig from The Texreys.Apart from my geetars, my main pride and joy on this planet is my bike.She's a 1974 Triumph Bonneville T120 - the last year Meriden made the 650 engine.I found her with only 11,000 original miles on her !I call her "Mrs Peel" a la The Avengers...'cause she's English, easy on the eye, and if you fire her up she kicks ass !CheersWigOh yeah, in the photo, the bike to the right, you can scroll to it, is Mrs Wig's 1976 Triumph Tiger TR7. To the left of the pic you…See More
For fans of rock'n'roll from the 1970s & '80s (proto punk, pub rock, glam, power pop, new wave, Killed by Death-era punk rock, hardcore, swamp rock, psychobilly, the '80s garage/surf revival, paisley underground, shoegazer, etc.).
Us creeps are a Garage Rock band from Austin, Texas.
Texas had some great bands during the 60s Garage Rock explosion.
We're doin' our bit to keep that cool music alive...
If you dig Schlock Culture, Horror/Creature Features, Trash/B-Movies, and Fuzz driven Garage Rock...Don't be shy, check us out !
We've just released our debut album "Cave Girl"
You can find it at CD Baby
About us Freaks:
Brendan 'Wig' Kibble (Vocals/Guitar)
Wig is an Aussie who's 80s Garage band The Bam Balams had a number of releases on the Citadel label.(home to popular Aussie 8os acts The Stems, Lime Spiders, New Christs)
Eddy C Best (Lead Guitar/Vocals)
Eddy was in the original pre-New York line up of legendary US Punk band The Dead Boys. When Stiv Bators (The Dead Boys singer) went solo and cut the cult hit "It's Cold Outside" for Bomp Records, Eddy was his guitarist.
Vic Gerard (Bass/Vocals)
Vic has played with Davie Allen (60s Fuzz guitar King), and Nokie Edwards (The Ventures).
He has also been a member of Austin faves The Derailers, and Two Hoots and a Holler.
John Dorn (Drums/Vocals)
John has played with many Austin bands over the years, most notably The Beatosonics, who's lead guitarist was Jim Diamond the now world famous record producer.
(White Stripes, Dirt Bombs, The Love Me Nots).
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
US 60's Garage Rock
Brit 60's Freakbeat
Surf/Hot Rod music
Primitive 50s Rock n Roll & Rockabilly
Greazy 60s R&B
We're also fans of 70's Punk...
(Hey, our guitarist Eddy used to play with Stiv Bators !)
Horror / Creature Features / B-Movies / Trash
Favorite Show(s) on GaragePunk Pirate Radio:
We've just joined...time to open that can of worms !
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