Steve Corker- Pete Morrison- Colin Corker -Trevor Marshall
Taken in the back garden next to Trevor's house on The Sugarwell Estate, Meanwood, Leeds
Sunday afternoon, Summer 1963. We were originally called Beatroots. We did about 2 gigs, the first being at St Patrick's Catholic Club, New York Road Leeds. before Colin left to join The Grumbleweeds. He rejoined in 1966 and we became
Sleepers Wake
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The Zero's 1964,   Wastewater, The Lake District
Steve Corker                        Pete Morrison                               Clive Spinks                  Tevor Marshall

This was taken in the pub at the end of  Wastewater, the deepest lake in The Lake District. We camped at the side of Wastewate near the roadside  and after this session I fell asleep in my sleepingbag and rolled into it. It rained a lot, so we went to Morecombe.  Pete and Steve were 16, Clive was 14 and Trevor was 17

Beatroots became The Zero's when 14yr old Clive Spinks joined, on bass. Later  the same year, at a gig at The Boulevarde Tadcaster , Tracy Coleman  got up to sing "Hippy Hippy Shake" with us and promptly joined the band .
Trevor died some time ago, but I don't know the circumstances or even when, but I am doing an ongoing investigation to find out more. Should anyone out there know, please email me (Pete) on
Phoenix  as Steve pronounced   left to right: 
Richard; gtr--------Colin  Corker;bass------Andrew; drums---------Alan,  singer lead guitar-------Steve Corker;gtr, piano-------Pete;gtr

There is also a sax player but he was not available for this pic. Probably still in the ashes

There's a lot isn't there
This article appeared in The Yorkshire Post in 2010. It maybe difficult to read, but it tells the story of Colin's involvement with Organ Donation
The first band you are in, is always the best. It's what moulds you.