The Dead 60s Biography
Hailing from Liverpool, ENGLAND, the Ska-Punk quartet The Dead 60s consisted of members vocalist + guitarist Matt McManamon, guitarist + organist Ben Gordon, bassist Charlie Turner and drummer Bryan Johnson; the group first formed in early 2003 and began playing regular gigs in local clubs.
They released their first single, "You're Not The Law", in May 2004, this was followed by a second single entitled "The Last Resort"; somewhere in between touring with The Thrills, Morrissey and Kasabian, the group found time to record the band's self-titled debut full-length album.
"The Dead 60s" was released in May 2005, the set featured all the singles released to date including the U.K. top 40 hits "Riot Radio" and "Loaded Gun".
In December of that same year, the quartet scored another hit with the newly recorded single "Ghostfaced Killer".
The Dead 60s released a second album, "Time To Take Sides", in mid-2007 before calling it quits.