The River Detectives were a folk rock duo from Craigneuk in Motherwell, Scotland. The duo, formed in 1985, comprised Sam Corry (vocals, guitar, harmonica) and Dan O'Neil (vocals, guitar, drums). The River Detectives have released three albums to date and had a UK Top 40 hit with their song, "Chains".
The band played their first show at Jack Daniel's Pub in Motherwell on 18 August 1986. They quickly built a following at their acoustic and electric shows. In 1988 the band toured extensively in Scotland and attracted the interest of the Warner Bros. Records label, becoming the first Scottish band to sign for them in over a decade. Shortly afterwards, the duo moved to Glasgow to pen the songs for their debut album, Saturday Night Sunday Morning. The album gathered momentum worldwide and gained a silver disk for UK sales, spawning a Top 40 hit with "Chains". In 1990, Glasgow hosted The Big Day to celebrate the 'City OfЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Elvis Has Left The Building [альбом]
- Saturday Night Sunday Morning [альбом]