Dr.Feelgood will play Backstage at the Green Hotel Kinross on Saturday 23rd November 2019 at 8.00pm for EMS / Mundell Music.
Formed on Canvey Island in Essex in the early 1970s Dr. Feelgood remains one of the most popular and exciting live rhythm and blues acts in the world. The raw and uncompromising style of their performance resulted in the album Stupidity that immediately went to the number one position in the U.K. charts.
Dr. Feelgood have also enjoyed global success with a string of hit singles including Roxette, Back in the Night, Milk and Alcohol, Down at the Doctors, She Does it Right, Going Back HomeandSee You Later Alligator– which gave the group their first gold record.
The last album to feature Lee Brilleaux – Down at the Doctors, was recorded live at the Dr. Feelgood Music Bar on Canvey Island, (now the site of the Oysterfleet Hotel) just two months before he died.
The current line up features the rhythm section Kevin Morrison drums and Phil Mitchellon bass (both 35 years), Steve Walwyn on guitar (28 years), and Robert Kane(formerly of the Animals) the most recent addition – joining in 1999.
Julien Temple’sfilm Oil City Confidentialreleased on 2ndFebruary 2010 tells the story of the bands formative years featuring the Wilko Johnson era.
May 2011 saw the digitally re – mastered re release of Chessmastersoriginally released in 2000 on EMI Records … the band’s tribute to the Chess label, home to many of the finest blues artists of the 20thcentury and the first Dr Feelgood album to feature Robert on vocals.
The band continues to tour extensively throughout the World.