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Box of Frogs were a blues-based hard rock band featuring former members of the 1960s group, The Yardbirds. Founded in 1983 by guitarist Chris Dreja, bass player Paul Samwell-Smith and drummer Jim McCarty, after a performance at the famous Marquee Club in London, which also included ex-Medicine Head John Fiddler on vocals. Their eponymous 1984 debut album, Box of Frogs featured guest guitarist Jeff Beck, while their second album Strange Land, included Jimmy Page on a number of tracks. The band spilt in 1988, with all members eventually reforming as The Yardbirds in the 1990s. Note that it wasn't possible for original Yardbirds lead singer Keith Relf to be part of Box of Frogs as he had passed away in 1976. The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969, inclusive. ... Yardbirds album cover The Yardbirds were an early British rock band, noted for spawning the careers of several of rock musics most famous guitarists, including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Former rhythm guitarist and later bassist for the mid-sixties British band The Yardbirds. ... Paul Samwell-Smith was the founding member and bassist of the 1960s British band, The Yardbirds. ... Jim McCarty was a guitarist from Michigan. ... The Marquee is a legendary music club first located at 165 Oxford Street, London, UK when it opened in 1958 with a range of jazz and skiffle acts. ... For other uses, see London (disambiguation) and Defining London (below). ... Medicine Head was a British British blues rock band active in the 1970s. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Box of Frogs two albums, Box of Frogs and Strange Land, were reissued on a single disc by Renaissance Records in 1996. ... James Patrick Jimmy Page OBE, (born January 9, 1944) is widely considered one of the greatest and most influential guitarists in rock music. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Yardbirds album cover The Yardbirds were an early British rock band, noted for spawning the careers of several of rock musics most famous guitarists, including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page. ... The 1990s decade refers to the years from 1990 to 1999, inclusive. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1976 calendar). ...


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Former rhythm guitarist and later bassist for the mid-sixties British band The Yardbirds. ... Paul Samwell-Smith was the founding member and bassist of the 1960s British band, The Yardbirds. ... Jim McCarty was a guitarist from Michigan. ... James Patrick Jimmy Page OBE, (born January 9, 1944) is widely considered one of the greatest and most influential guitarists in rock music. ...

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