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Head East

Band, *1969 US, Illinois
A.k.a. The Hockey Pucks

Hard rock, A.O.R. band from East Central Illinois. Initially they were called the TimeAtions, before changing their name to Head East in August 1969. Their first recording was released in early 1975. In early 1980 the band fell apart, with two members leaving and one member being fired. After that they came back together in several different formations. They continue to tour.

PortraitJohn Schlitt
voc, bvoc *1950 US
Donnie Dobbins
dr, voc
PortraitRoger Boyd
voc, key
PortraitSteve Huston
voc, dr, perc
Kurt Hansen
b, voc
Tony Gross
voc, g
Ricky Lynn Gregg
eg, voc
PortraitMike Somerville
g, voc US
PortraitDan Birney
b, voc
Dan Odum
voc, perc
PortraitMark Boatman
b, voc
Popular Tracks   
Never Been Any Reason on Flat As A Pancake by Head East
If You Knew Me Better on A Different Kind Of Crazy by Head East
Since You Been Gone on Head East by Head East
There's Never Been Any Reason on Raise a Little Hell by Head East
Love Me Tonight on Flat As A Pancake by Head East
City Of Gold on Flat As A Pancake by Head East
Raise a Little Hell on Raise a Little Hell by Head East
Jefftown Creek on Flat As A Pancake by Head East
Fly By Night Lady on Flat As A Pancake by Head East
Ticket Back To Georgia on Flat As A Pancake by Head East

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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
Raise A Litte HellHead East2013Album
One Night with ...Head East2011Album
Iowa Rock 'N Roll Music Association 2011 Hall Of Fame InductionHead East2011Single
Gettin' Lucky / Head EastHead East2005Compil.
The Best Of Head EastHead East2001Compil.
Live On StageHead East2000Album
Concert Classics Volume 7Head East1999Compil.
Choice Of WeaponsHead East1988Album
I'm Coming HomeHead East1982Album
Onward And UpwardHead East1982Album
I SurrenderHead East1980Single
U.S. 1Head East1980Album
SpecialtyHead East1979Single
A Different Kind Of CrazyHead East1979Album
Never Been Any Reason / I'm Feelin' FineHead East1979Single
Got To Be RealHead East1979Single
Head East Live!Head East1979Album
Top Tracks (Selections From The Album "Head East Live!"Head East1979Album
Since You Been GoneHead East1978Single
Radio SamplerHead East1978Compil.
Head EastHead East1978Album
Gettin' LuckyHead East1977Album
Gettin' Lucky / Sands Of TimeHead East1977Single
Get Yourself UpHead East1976Album
Love Me Tonight / Fly By Night LadyHead East1976Single
What's It All About?Head East / Neil Sedaka1976Single
Love Me Tonight / Never Been Any ReasonHead East1976Single
Never Been Any Reason / One Against The OtherHead East1975Single
Flat As A PancakeHead East1975Album
Never Been Any Reason / Love Me TonightHead EastSingle
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