Searchers, The

Also known as Mike Pender's Searchers, Mike Penders Searchers, Mike Pinder's Searchers, Searchers, Searchers [Mike Pender's], The
Members of Searchers, The: Chris Curtis, Frank Allen, John McNally, Mike Pender, Spencer James, Tony Jackson (3)
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.the-searchers.co.uk/, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Searchers_(band)

Discography of Searchers, The:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Needles & Pins 10 Audio 1971 Hallmark Records
2 The Searchers 30th Anniversary Collection 1962-1992 84 Audio 1992 Sequel Records
3 Needles And Pins 2 Audio 1981 Old Gold (2)
4 Sugar And Spice 2 Audio 1963 Pye Records
5 Take Me For What I'm Worth 2 Audio 1965
6 Searchers' Smash Hits Vol. 2 10 Audio 1967 Marble Arch Records
7 The Searchers' Smash Hits 10 Audio 1966 Marble Arch Records
8 Goodbye My Love 2 Audio 1965 Pye Records
9 The Hollies / The Searchers 14 Audio 1982-09-00 Hammard
10 Needles & Pins / Sweets For My Sweets / When You Walk In The Room 3 Audio 1989 Old Gold (2)
11 Needles And Pins / Saturday Night Out 2 Audio 1964 Vogue Schallplatten
12 Don't Throw Your Love Away / I Pretend I'm With You 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
13 It's The Searchers 14 Audio 1964 Pye Records
14 Sugar And Spice 12 Audio 1963
15 When You Walk In The Room 2 Audio 1964 Pye Records
16 Love Potion Number Nine / Hi-Heel Sneakers 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
17 The Pye Anthology 1963-1967 62 Audio 2000 Sequel Records
18 Farmer John 2 Audio 1965 Vogue Schallplatten
19 Golden Hour Of The Searchers 24 Audio 1972-01-01 Golden Hour
20 When You Walk In The Room 2 Audio 1964 Pye Records
21 Some Day We're Gonna Love Again 2 Audio 1964 Pye Records
22 Don't Throw Your Love Away 2 Audio 1964 Pye Records
23 Love Lies Bleeding 8 Audio 1983 PRT Records
24 Golden Hour Of The Searchers Vol. 2 25 Audio 1973 Golden Hour
25 The Complete Collection 24 Audio 1991 Castle Communications
26 Sounds Like Searchers 12 Audio 1987 PRT Records
27 Sugar & Spice 12 Audio 1987 PRT Records
28 Hungry Hearts 12 Audio 1989 Coconut
29 Meet The Searchers 12 Audio 1987 PRT Records
30 Needles And Pins 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
31 Hungry Hearts 12 Audio 1989 Coconut
32 Forever In Love 4 Audio 1988 Coconut
33 Goodbye My Love / Till I Met You 2 Audio 1964 Vogue Schallplatten
34 The Story Of Pop 12 Audio 1977 Pye Records
35 Forever In Love (Near To Heaven) 3 Audio 1988 Coconut
36 Love Is Everywhere 2 Audio 1971 RCA Victor
37 Love Potion Nr. 9 / What Have They Done To The Rain 2 Audio 1964 Vogue Schallplatten
38 What Have They Done To The Rain 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
39 Take Me For What I'm Worth 12 Audio 1987 PRT Records
40 The EP Collection 22 Audio 1989 See For Miles Records Ltd.
41 Sugar And Spice 2 Audio 1963 Liberty
42 Take It Or Leave It 2 Audio 1966-04-00 Pye Records
43 Meet The Searchers 12 Audio 1963-08-00 Kapp Records
44 Love's Melodies 12 Audio 1981 Sire
45 It's The Searchers/Take Me For What I'm Worth 28 Audio 1996-04-00 Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab
46 Meet The Searchers 12 Audio 1963 Pye Records
47 Forever In Love (Near To Heaven) 2 Audio 1988 Coconut
48 Love Potion Number Nine / Hi-Heel Sneakers 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
49 Love Potion Number Nine / Hi-Heel Sneakers 2 Audio 1964 Kapp Records
50 Desdemona / The World Is Waiting For Tomorrow 2 Audio 1971 RCA


Liverpool based group that were originally the backing group for singer Johnny Sandon but decided to branch out on their own. When [l=Pye Records] recording manager [a=Tony Hatch] heard a demo they had made he was so impressed that they were immediately placed under contract. They recorded "Sweets For My Sweet" as their first song.

Members history

1957 to 1959

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Big Ron: Vocals

Brian Dolan: Guitar

Joe West: Bass

Joe Kennedy: Drums

1960 to Feb 1962

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Chris Curtis: Drums, Vocals

Mike Pender: Guitar, Vocals

Tony Jackson: Bass, Vocals

Johnny Sandon: Vocals

Feb 1962 to July 1964

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Chris Curtis: Drums, Vocals

Mike Pender: Guitar, Vocals

Tony Jackson: Bass, Vocals

July 1964 to April 1966

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Chris Curtis: Drums, Vocals

Mike Pender: Guitar, Vocals

Frank Allen: Bass, Vocals

May 1966 to December 1969

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

John Blunt: Drums

Mike Pender: Guitar, Vocals

Frank Allen: Bass, Vocals

January 1970 to December 1985

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Billy Adamson: Drums

Mike Pender: Guitar, Vocals

Frank Allen: Bass, Vocals

1986 to today

John McNally: Guitar, Vocals

Billy Adamson: Drums

Spencer James: Guitar, Vocals

Frank Allen: Bass, Vocals


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