Wednesday, May 22, 2013

The Zippers [1981]

Rare images of Tommy Conwell in one of his first bands at the University of Delaware, the Zippers. Thanks to author Timothy Gager for the submission. 

Timothy is the author of nine books of short fiction and poetry. His latest, Anti-Social Network from Red Neck Press, features over thirty poems, many previously published in various literary magazines. He has had over 250 works of fiction and poetry published since 2007 - nine have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. His work has also been read on National Public Radio. 

A graduate of the University of Delaware, Timothy was also lead singer of the Zippers! The Zippers were Tim Gager, singer, Mike (V.D) Vanduser, guitar
Steve Beck, drums, Tommy Conwell, bass, and Joe Koestecke, keyboards.

"Here's some images from a gig....opening for The Hornets, Dean Wilson's band before Honour Society (which also had Chaz Molins on bass)"

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Photos taken at Bacchus, by Jonathan C. James. Great shots, fun times.