The Rustic Rod Goodway Family Tree 1973 - 1983


RATBITES  Aug 1974
L- R Big Pete, Alan Platt, Huw Gower, John Perry, Roy Sundholm

Magic Muscle #1

  December 1970 - January 1973

Adrian
Shaw
bass

Rod
Goodway
vocals

Kenny
Wheeler
drums

Pete
Biles
congas

Huw
Gower
guitar

 
to Magic Muscle 3

 

Large Transit Van

Spring 1973 Magic Muscle #2 January 1973 - July 1973

Andy Rickell
guitar
Simon House
violin
Adrian Shaw
bass
Rod Goodway
vocals
Nick Howell
drums
Huw Gower
guitar
Roy Sandholme
bass
John Perry
guitar
Pete Biles
congas
'Big' Pete
vocals
Kenny
Wheeler
(sacked from MM2)

Tony Hill

Third Ear Band


RW&Bs

                
      Stroll On

                                             
Over The Hill /
The Ratbites from Hell     

 
to Magic Muscle 3

Magic Muscle #3

April 1975 Alehouse

August 1973 - Spring 1976

Kenny Wheeler
drums
Pete Biles congas Huw Gower
guitar
Adrian Shaw bass Rod Goodway vocals Larry Williams guitar Tony Green bass Dave Gregory guitar

Tony McCondach drums


Produ
-cer


Magic Muscle #4


Dragons


R,W&B's


Profile


Dambusters

 

 

 

 

 

Buzzard March 1976 - September 1976
Rod Goodway vocals Larry Williams guitar Pete Powell guitar Tony Green bass Ron Richman drums

Cloud

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Dean Gabber
Third Ear Band Spring 1977 - July 1977
Rod Goodway vocals Mick Carter gtr/violin Glenn Sweeney percussion Paul Minns oboe

                             
Cloud

Magic Muscle #4 July 1977 The second Magic Muscle reunion
Adrian Shaw bass Rod Goodway vocals Huw Gower guitar Nick Howell drums Pete Biles congas


Hawkwind


Retired

Dragons September 1977 - February 1978
Rod Goodway vocals Huw Gower guitar Nick Howell drums

The Records

Johnny G
In The Clinic March 1978 - Autumn 1978
Rod Goodway vocals Nigel Easton guitar Hugh Kirkbride bass

The Magnificent Severn
The Scratch Band #1 January 1979 - April 1979
Rod Goodway vocals Nigel Easton guitar Tony Orchard gtr/vcls Phil Smith bass Simon Bewlay drums

At this point Rod moved to London with Christine Cotter & was not heard of for about a year

     
The Magnificent Severn May 1980 - June 1980
Glen Kitley vocals Steve Lines gtr/bs John Winch guitar Steve Hardie drums Hugh Kirkbride bass Rod Goodway vocals Nigel Easton guitar

Retired


Uninvited

The Slaughterhouse 5 June 1980 - August 1980
John Winch guitar Steve Hardie drums Hugh Kirkbride bass Rod Goodway vocals Nigel Easton guitar


Retired

                       
Damn Near 48 Wednesdays

The Scratch Band #5 March 1981
Rod Goodway vocals Tony Orchard gtr/vcls Phil Smith bass Simon Bewlay drums Nigel Easton guitar

                              
on to The Generals


D.N.48W's

The Generals #4 March 1981 - November 1981
Rod Goodway vocals Simon Bewlay drums Tony Orchard guitar Graeme Hall bass

                                
The Generals #5

House of Dreams Recording band only. From 1982-1983
Rod Goodway vocals Simon House violin
The Scratch Band changed their line-up for almost every gig with only drummer Simon Bewlay remaining a constant member. Scratch Band #2: June '79 - Simon Bewlay/drms. Phil Smith/vcls/bs. Dave Shell/gtr. Nigel Easton/gtr. Scratch Band #3: July '79 /Aug '79 - Simon Bewlay/drms. Phil Smith/vcls/bs. Tony Orchard/gtr/vcls. Scratch Band #4: Sept '79/Oct '79 - Simon Bewlay/drms. Phil Smith/vcls/bs. Dave Shell/gtr/vcls. Tony Orchard/gtr/vcls.
The Scratch Band then changed their name to The Generals and went from Oct '79-Mar '81 changing line-up occasionally but always with a variation of these musicians: Phil Smith/vcls/bs. Tony Orchard/vcls/gtr. Simon Bewlay/drms. Dave Shell/gtr. and Graeme Hall/bs.