Before becoming THE EMERALDS and then WISHFUL THINKING Brian Allen, Roger Charles and Richard Taylor began as THE NITERIDERS.

from left to right: Brian Allen, Clive Whatmore, Kevin Ramage, Richard Taylor; sitting: Johnny Arkell
(photo courtesy of Vandyke Studios, 1961)

Richard, Bert Weedon, Roger and Brian
(photo copyright: Sylvia McMaster, 1962)

Richard, Roger and Brian sitting on Roger's car
(photo copyright: Sylvia McMaster, 1963)
(thanks to Sylvia McMaster for the pictures)

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