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A Band of Angels

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Genres  Pop
Genre  Pop music
Associated acts  Manfred Mann, Timebox
Active until  1966
Record label  PRT Records
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Years active  1964 (1964)–1966 (1966)
Labels  Piccadilly Records, United Artists
Past members  Mike d'Abo John Edward Baker John Christian Gaydon Andrew Charles Malcolm Glywn Petre David Robert Wilkinson
Origin  Harrow, London, United Kingdom (1964)
Similar  Mike d'Abo, Manfred Mann, Mike Hugg, Mike Vickers, The Manfreds

A band of angels accept my invitation

A Band Of Angels were a mid-1960s pop group, featuring Mike d'Abo (vocals, various instruments), John Edward Baker (lead guitar), John Christian Gaydon (vocals, rhythm guitar), Andrew Charles Malcolm Glywn Petre (drums), David Robert Wilkinson (bass guitar).


Mike d'Abo went to Manfred Mann, while John Gaydon became a manager, involved with King Crimson; Julie Felix; Emerson, Lake & Palmer; T. Rex; and Roxy Music in partnership with A Band Of Angels former road manager David Enthoven. They later co-founded E.G. Records.

Andrew Petre joined a group called Timebox in the period September 1966 until August 1967.


  • 1964: Soundtrack album - Just For You (Decca LK 4620) (One song: "Hide 'n' Seek" (Baker/d'Abo))
  • 1964: "Me" (Baker/d'Abo) / "Not True As Yet" (Baker/d'Abo) (United Artists UP 1049)
  • 1964: "She'll Never Be You" (Sedaka/Greenfield) / "Gonna Make A Woman Of You" (d'Abo/Baker) (United Artists UP 1066)
  • 1965: "Leave It To Me" (Pomus/Shuman) / "Too Late My Love" (d'Abo) (Piccadilly 7N 35279)
  • 1966: "Invitation" (d'Abo) / "Cheat And Lie" (Miki Dallon) (Piccadilly 7N 35292)
  • References

    A Band of Angels Wikipedia

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