Iceberg. Co-founder of Welsh wizards Man and lifelong rock’n’roll raconteur, Deke Leonard was in and out of that legendary band more times than Harold Wilson collected and handed in the keys to 10 Downing Street.
Deke Leonard was the nickname of Roger Leonard (born 18 December 1944, Llanelli, Wales - died 31 January 2017) a Welsh rock guitarist and keyboardist. From 1968 until 1972 he was a member of The Bystanders (which was renamed as Man).
deke leonard remembered – by michael kennedy The Welsh musical world (and far beyond) was shaken earlier this month by the news of the unexpected and sudden death of Deke Leonard. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends at this sad time.
Deke Leonard's Iceberg & Man - BBC Radio 1 Live In Concert (1993 Windsong Records) 1973 Biography : Though Deke Leonard had made his reputation playing progressive rock in the Welsh group Man, his first solo album has more of a roots rock feel
Deke Was The Guitarist For Progressive Rock Band Man. Deke Leonard has died aged 72. He was born Roger Leonard in Llanelli, South Wales in December 1944, he took his name from Deke Rivers, Elvis’s character in the 1957 movie Loving You.
Deke Leonard, the guitarist and author who served several tours of duty with Man in addition to fronting his own group Iceberg, has died at the age of 72. ... Man Guitarist Deke Leonard Dead at 72 ...
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Over the next twenty months, Deke with a few of his musical friends, including Martin Ace of Man, recorded Iceberg, Deke Leonard’s debut album. Deke had picked the perfect time to take a sabbatical from Man.
Acclaimed Man guitarist Deke Leonard dies. ... The Grade II-listed station will host some of South Wales' biggest names on the street food scene.
Man guitarist Deke Leonard died in January 2017. ... The Post lists no cause of death for Leonard, ... shared his own feelings in the wake of Leonard's death, telling the paper, "Deke was a true ...
Roger Arnold "Deke" Leonard (18 December 1944 – 31 January 2017) was a Welsh rock musician, "serving a life sentence in the music business". Best known as a member of the progressive rock band Man, which he joined
Deke Leonard, guitarist for influential Welsh progressive rock band Man, has died aged 72. Born Roger Leonard in Llanelli, South Wales in December 1944, Deke played in various bands throughout the sixties and took his stage name from Deke Rivers, Elvis&rs
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Cause I can see Black gates of death roam on! Black gates of death roam on! She speaks to me in a language That I don't understand ... Deke Leonard; The Black Gates Of Death Lyrics;
Deke Leonard , who has died aged 72, was the guitarist with the Welsh progressive rock group Man, best known for their pyschedelic sound and extended jam sessions during live performances in the ...
“Deke was such an interesting, gentle and lovely person and he was part of a dying breed – he’ll be really missed. And I don’t think I ever saw a man polish off a packet of Embassy Regal with such aplomb as Deke Leonard.” No
Deke Leonard – A Tribute Deke Leonard is without doubt one of the best songwriters and musicians to have come out of Wales. As a member of the legendary ‘Welsh wizards’ Man, his own band Iceberg, and as a solo artist, he has left a legac
A TRIBUTE TO DEKE LEONARD 18 December 1944 – 31 January 2017 The passing of Deke Leonard has been felt keenly by the ... when the Swansea music scene was thriving. The