Beggars Opera progressive rock band from Glasgow signed to Vertigo Records. They toured UK and Europe extensively in the late 60’s through to mid 70’s and as well all the well know venues of the day such as the Cavern Club Liverpool and the Marquee Club London, they played the legendary Speyer Festival Germany 1971– The Great British Rock Meeting alongside Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath and Fleetwood Mac. Time Machine from the Waters of Change album became a European superhit.
Beggars Opera are now:
Ricky Gardiner Guitairst
Virginia Scott Keyboards and Vox
Tom Gardiner Drummer
We have been continuing the Beggars Opera tradition by releasing exciting new music from our surreal music pot for over 10 years now and so it all becomes a story ...