The Satellites - at marshland Road Hall circa 1962 —
Don Prebble (Drums), Wolf Marshall (Bass), Royce Baker (Rhythm), Karl (Charlie) Marshall (Lead), Graeme Wallis (Piano/Univox) and Merwyn Gilmore (Vocals)
The group featured around the Christchurch dance circuit as well as at the Carlyle Street Sydenham Teenage Club, and The Zodiac Lounge (Caledonian Hall, Kilmore Street, Christchurch). The profile picture above was taken in the Marshland Road Hall - circa 1962. The Fidelity Recording Company 45rpm Acetate shown above featured on Side One, Trevor Gaskill (Vocals) with "Slipped, Stumbled and Fell Uptown", while Side Two features The Satellites playing an instrumental "Ghost Ship" and "Telstar". These recordings were made on Thursday October 22nd, 1963 at The Fidelity Recording Studio, 26 Hopkins Street, Woolston, Christchurch.