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ABOUT

The Pleasers are an English power pop group, founded in 1977 in West London/Surrey, consisting of Stephen 'Bo' BenhamSteve McNerneyNick Powell, and Dave Rotchelle, they released five singles; one on Solid Gold Records (released on Ariola Records in West Germany), and four on Arista Records, they contributed two tracks (Billy and Rock & Roll Radio) to the Hope & Anchor Front Row Festival LP. Recordedsongs from their 1977 and 78 Studio recordings were eventually released in the United Kingdom on Compact disc 

in 1996, and a version with extra tracks was released in Japan in 2009.

The Pleasers were managed by Chips Chipperfield (born circa-1943 - died 13 August 2008), who would go on to win two Grammy Awards for Best Long Form Music Video as co-producer with Neil Aspinall in 1997 for The Beatles Anthology, and in 2000 for 

Band of Gypsys - Live at Fillmore East featuring Jimi Hendrix. The Pleasers' records were produced by experienced record producersRon Richards (The BeatlesGerry and the PacemakersThe HolliesP.J. Proby), Geoff Haslam (J. Geils Band,

The Velvet UndergroundCactus

MC5Bette MidlerHerbie MannYes) and Tommy Boyce 

(The MonkeesIggy PopDartsDel ShannonMeat Loaf).

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