Sidewalk’s End

Approximate Years Active1967-69
HometownFt. Lauderdale FL
InfluencesBlues Image, Santana, The Beatles, Cream, Super Session, Traffic, various blues artists
Members and LineupsOriginal:
Matt Presby, lead guitar
George Lang – lead vocals, congas
Ralph Turpening – rhythm guitar
Ray Lenahan – drums
Craig Reid – bass guitar, backing vocals
Jon Gathier – Hammond M-3 organ
Later:
Jerry Thornton – lead guitar
Jimmy Literer – Hammond B-3 organ
Harold Lindsey – lead guitar
Paul Chevalier – rhythm guitar
Venues PlayedWPB: – Music Caster, Boca Raton Community Center
Broward County: The Sugar Shak, Lenny’s A-Go-Go, The Tap, Ft. Lauderdale Armory Dance, Ft. Lauderdale Beach – for Spring break, Code One, various high schools, Margate Community Center
Miami: The World, various high schools
Naples: Naples Community Center
Original SongsLove Is A Game
Who’s Gonna Love You?
RecordingsLove Is A Game
Who’s Gonna Love You?
Comments, Highlights, StoriesOpened for various national acts at Ft. Lauderdale Armory, played for large crowds at the Ft. Lauderdale beach Spring Breaks, Recorded unreleased tracks at Criteria Studios in Miami