Paddy Chambers

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Patrick John "Paddy" Chambers (30 April 1944 – 18 September 2000)[1] was an English lead guitarist and vocalist from the Merseybeat era.

With an early 1960s band of his, Steve Bennett and the Syndicate, Chambers appeared at The 2i's Coffee Bar in 1961.[1] He was also member of Faron's Flamingos, The Big Three, The Dominoes,[2] The Krew,[no citations needed here] The Eyes (with Gibson Kemp and Lewis Collins) that evolved to Paddy, Klaus and Gibson when Klaus Voormann replaced Collins.[2][3] They were managed by Brian Epstein.[1][4] After they split in May 1966, Chambers joined The Escorts.[1]

Chambers was born in Liverpool, and died of cancer in September 2000, aged 56.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Spencer, Leigh (4 October 2000). "Obituary: Paddy Chambers", The Independent, p. 6
  2. 2.0 2.1 Clayson, Alan (15 November 2000). "Paddy Chambers", The Guardian. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
  3. Clayson, Alan. The Gospel According to Lennon. Music Sales Group, 2014. ISBN 1783231114
  4. Eder, Bruce. "Paddy, Klaus & Gibson: Biography", Allmusic. Retrieved 28 July 2014.

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