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UNION GAP

HIT BAND - Young Girl, Lady Willpower, Woman Woman and many more.

1967 saw 'Woman, Woman' issued as the first in a run of 7 single releases for the Union Gap (featuring Gary Puckett) charting at No.4

Over the next 4 years more chart success followed with influentual hits including 'Lady Willpower' 'Over You' 'This Girl is a Woman Now'  & the 1968 iconic worldwide No.1 'Young Girl'.

During this golden period Union Gap also recorded six succesful studio albums which were released on both sides of the Atlantic.

In 1974 'Young Girl' was re-released in the UK reaching No.6

Fast forward to today & 'Union Gap' (uk) faithfuly recreate the original sounds of the  'Union Gap' chart hits from 1968-1974 and more.

 

During 2017 and 2018 The Union Gap uk toured with Gary Puckett in the UK and Europe and for this they were billed simply as 'Gary Puckett and the Union Gap' celebrating 50 years since 'Young Girl' was relaesed.

As a side note Gary Puckett fully endorses the band.

FEATURING

Tom Harding - guitar/vocals (one time member of 'Honeybus') & Mike Ellis - keyboards/orchestrations (Formally of 'The Cuff links') who have both now been with the band continuously for the past twenty years.

Plus the more recent additions of Paul Grogan - drums/backing vocals (ex Charlie Lansborough - appearing with Sir Cliff Richard in 1996) & Simon Paul - bass/vocals (who has a background of various musical genre's from West End Stage shows to supporting various Chart Acts during the 1990's).

The band contiues to perform on all the major 60's festivals in the UK and abroad together with appearances for major UK holiday resorts and have also found time to be part of a premier 60's theatre tour.

VIDEO

SETLIST

  • Lady Willpower

  • There goes my first Love

  • The Same old Feeling

  • You’ve got your troubles

  • If paradise is half as nice

  • Silence is golden

  • Elenore

  • Flowers in the rain

  • Out of time

  • Black is black

  • Love grows

  • Lovin things

  • Woman woman

  • Sherry

  • December 63

  • Sugar baby love

  • Young girl