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Stan 'The Man' Wolarz

Musicians Wi-Wz

WICKHAM, STEVE (f) - Waterboys (-'90), solo career

WIGFIELD, TOM (g/v) - Fagin ('73-'75)

WIGGINS, JOHN A. (kb) - Bobby Patrick Big Six ('60-'64), Big Six ('64 -)

WIGHTMAN, DOUGIE ( ) - Vikings ('66 ?)

WILDE, DAVID (d/s) - ex 'End Games', Altered Images

WILDE, RIKKI (v) - solo artiste (-'09-)

WILES, ADAM RICHARD (v/sw/prod) - See CALVIN HARRIS, his chosen name for performing.

WILES, KEVIN (b/kb) - Limit, Spatial Unity ('06 -)

WILKES, IAN (d) - Axis ('69-'70)

WILKIE, JIM ( ) - Electric Ceilidh Band ( )

WILKIE, JOHN 'CLUM' (b) - Four / five In A Bush ('70s, reunion 24.4.10). Mafia, Elaine Stewart Band ('09 -)

WILKIE, MATT (v) - Avengers ('66 -)

WILKIE, RONA (f/v) - Whirlypit (-'11-), Marit & Rona (-'11-), Winner of BBC Radio Scotland YTMA ('12)

WILKIE, STEVE (d) - Four / Five In A Bush (70s, reunion gig 24.4.10), Peppermint ('90s -)

WILKINS, FRANCES (ct) - Pictones, L-Fish

WILKINSON, FRED (bz/jh/v/uke/t.bn/bal/g/b/midi b/elbp/t.wh/mn) - Abductors, Toxik Ephex, Frantik Zimmer, Scuds, Iron Broo Ceilidh Band

WILKINSON, KEVIN (d) - Red & The Black ('81-'82), Waterboys ('83-'84), China Crisis (85- ?)

WILLIAMS, GREGORY (b/v/sy/g) - Findo Gask ('06-)

WILLIAMS, JOHN (g/v) - Anthem ( -'79, '12 -), Direct Drive ('79), Revolver ('80 - '84)

WILLIAMS, ROBERT (kb) - Panache ('78 - ?)

WILLIAMS, ROY (d) - Falcons (Dunfermline) ('60s)

WILLIAMS, TONY (b) - Stealers Wheel '72 & '08-

WILLIAMSON, ASTRID (v/p/sw) - Goya Dress (mid '90s), solo artiste as 'Astrid'.

WILLIAMSON, BINA ( ) - Incredible String Band ('99-'03)

WILLIAMSON, REV. COLIN R (trum/bnag/acc/fl) - Born Belfast '42, to Scotland '49 - raised Ayrshire, Dumbarton etc.  Rock Ramblers ('57-'62 ?), Tempos ('63-'64), Big Six (Dumbarton) ('64- ?), acoustic 4 piece with Bruce Malcolm, John Gilfillan, Joyce Gilfillan ('65-'66 ?), E.C. Ball ('67 ?), Sanctus ('74-'76), 4th Leith BB Flute Band ('80s ?), Goldrush (late '80s-early '90s), Old Number Six ('02-'05). Retired to N.Ireland.

WILLIAMSON, DONNIE (v/hca) - Home & Beyond (-'83-), Howlin' Gaels ('85-'92, '99-'07-)

WILLIAMSON, GEORGIE (ce/v) - Neoviolet ('09-)

WILLIAMSON, ROBIN ( ) - Incredible String Band ('65-'66, '68-'74, '99-'03)

WILLIAMSON, ROY (multi instrumentalist incl self made 'combolins') - Corrie Folk Trio ('62-'66),

Corries ('66-'89). Died '90.

WILLIAMSON, STEVIE (kb) - Ears Of A Madman ('87-'88), MacFloyd ('95-'97 ?)

WILLIAMSON, STU (d) - Marmalade '78,

WILLIAMSON, TREVOR ( ) - Locrian Mode (early '70s)

WILLIAMSON, 'TUDGE' (d) - Beatstalkers '62- late 60s

WILMINGTON, GRAEME (g) - Close Lobsters ('85-'89, '91-), Uprising ('85 ?)

WILSON, AL (d/v) - Watch With Mother ('86-'88, '05), Vaguely Tarpaulin ('90-'91)

WILSON, ALAN (g) - Games For May (-'88), Summerfield Blues ('88-'89), Schoolhouse ('89 - ?)

WILSON, ALEC (d) - Merry Macs (-'65/'67- ?)

WILSON, BARRY (d) - White Light ('05-)

WILSON, CALUM (d) - Madison, Brian Rawson Band (-'15-)

WILSON, CARL (v) - Solo artiste, Scottish songs (-'91-)

WILSON, COLIN (g/b) - String Driven Thing ('71-)

WILSON, COLIN (db/b/bo) - Annasach Ceilidh Band ('93-)

WILSON, ECK (d) - Melotones ('52-)

WILSON, FIN (b) - Goodbye Mr McKenzie ('81-'92), Angelfish ('93-'94), Fishhead, Isa & The Filthy Tongues

WILSON, FRASER (g) - Acute Riot ('05-)

WILSON, FRED (v) - Opium Trail ('68)

WILSON, GARY (per) - Eoscene ('05-'06)

WILSON, GORDON (d/perc) - Cowboy Mouth ('94-'96), Featured on album 'New Tradition'  '95.

WILSON, GRAEME (ts) - Hung Drawn Quartet (-'02-)

WILSON, GRANT (b) - Trashcan Sinatras (CD)

WILSON, IAN (g) - Mandrakes ('05-)

WILSON, IAN (d) - Battleheart ('07), Alestorm ('07-'10)

WILSON, JIM ( ) - Opium Trail ('67-'68)

WILSON, JIMMY (p) - Melotones ('52- died '62).

WILSON, JIMMY (ts) - Tuxedo All Stars ('59 - early '60s). Deceased.

WILSON, JOHN (kb) Born England - Sweet Feeling (Glasgow) (-'69-)

WILSON, JOHN (b/g/v) - Finn mac Cuill ('72-'79 ?)

WILSON, KENNY (lg) - Phil & The Flintstones ('58-'59 ?)

WILSON, LESLIE (g/bz/kb/bp/v/sw) Born Johnstone - Tannahill Weavers ('80s - left, but later rejoined)

WILSON, MARK 'BONZ' ( ) - Schoolhouse ('89 - ?)

WILSON, MIKE (g) - Alto Cirrus (-'90-)

WILSON, MIKEY (d) - Texas (1999-2001)

WILSON, MURRAY ( ) - Merry Macs (-'65/'67- ?)

WILSON, PAUL (g/kb) - Terra Diablo ('00-)

WILSON, PAUL (b) - Snow Patrol ('05-)

WILSON, RAY (v/g) - Stiltskin

WILSON, RAYMOND (d) - Beings, Beggar's Opera ('69-'75 ?)

WILSON, RICHARD (d) - Flash Harry & The Ferrets ('74-'75)

WILSON, ROBERT (v.ten) 'The voice of Scotland'. Born Cambuslang 2nd Jan 1907. Asked Cliff Hanley,

jounalist, to write lyrics to suit an existing tune and 'Scotland The Brave' was the result ('50), Owned

'Thistle Records', Glasgow. Died '64.

WILSON, ROBERT (b) - Zebidies Morgue ('67 ?)

WILSON, ROBERT (g) - Abel Ganz ('95-'99 ?), Empire

WILSON, SAM (b) - Andy Russell Seven (mid '60s)

WILSON, SIOBHAN ( ) - Spolkestra ('06-)

WILSON, THOMAS (comp) Born Trinidad '27 (to Scotland '28), died '01. His compositions cover all

areas of classical music and have been performed worldwide. Awarded CBE ('90).

WILSON, WILLY (b) - Melotones ('52-)

WILSON-JAMES, VICTORIA (v) - Shamen ('95- ?)

WIMHURST, KAREN (cl) - Cauld Blast Orchestra ('89-'90 ?)

WINEBERG, JOHN (g/v) - Strands ('09-)

WINNING, CALUM (d) - Sirkus (-'05-'09-)

WINNING, MATTHEW (v/g) - Sirkus (-'05-'09-)

WINSTANLEY, JAMES (b) - Hostage ('77-'80)

WINTER, DAVE (b) - Stealers Wheel 1975 only.

WINTER, ROBBIE (d) - Clyde Valley Stompers

WINTHRUP, JOHN (per) - Columcille Ceilidh Band

WINTON, GORDON (lg) - Windows (-'08-)

WISEMAN, CALUM (v/g) - Jocasta Sleeps (-'07-)

WISHART, ALAN ( ) - Big Country ('81-'82)

WISHART, ANDY (ts) - Andy Russell Seven (mid '60s)

WISHART, BOBBY ( ) - Blues Council ('65)

WISHART, CHARLIE (v) - Four / Five In A Bush ('70s, reunion gig 24.4.10).

WISHART, PAUL (s/kb) - Endgames ('80s)

WISHART, PETE (kb) - Big Country('81-'82), Runrig ('81-'01). Became MP.

WISZNIEWSKI, KONRAD (ts) - Brass Jaw (-'09-)

WITHINGTON, IAN (g) - Marmalade ('78),

WOLARZ, STAN (g/v) born Edinburgh '51, resident in Prague. Earth, Johnny Fats Trio, Warp, In France played

with Johnny Otis, Fats Domino & BB King ('84-'85), Night Train, Blues Revue, Alex Dmochovsky, Lawry Graham

(early-mid '90s), formed own band 'Always Blue' with Anne 'Betty' Semper ('94-'95), Bohemian Blues Band

(in Prague) (late '90s), Hubert Sumlin, Anton Duratny, Robert Vasicek, solo Scottish tour ('01). Died 30th July 2015.

WOLF, RICHEY (kb/v) - Needles (late '90s - '07)

WOLF, JOHNNY (d/v) - Needles (late '90s - '07)

WONDER, SELVIE ( ) - Yush 2K ('01 ? -)

'WONDERLAND, FABIAN' (g) - Revillos

WOOD, ALAN (g/b/hca) - Fake Gods ('05-)

WOOD, ANDY (b) - Zuba ('05-)

WOOD, ANNE (vn) - Cauld Blast Orchestra ('89-'90 ?)

WOOD, BARRY (v) - Modern Culture ('07-)

WOOD, CALUM ( ) - Jack Sandison & The Holy Ghosts ('10-)

WOOD, FERGUS (d) - 'Bodhran, Bodhran' / Kinlochard Ceilidh Band ('84 -)

WOOD, JAMES (tru) - Motherwell Youth Orchestra (mid/late '80s), Groovy Little Numbers (mid/late '80s)

WOOD, JOHN (p/v) - Fimgertip ('07 -)

WOOD, ROY & CO. (saxes) - Beggar's Opera

WOOD, SCOTT (hbp/wh) Erskine - Skerryvore, Red Hot Chilli Pipers, Scott Wood Trio. Finalist in

BBC Radio Scotland TYMA ('13)

WOOD, STUART 'WOODY' (g/b) - Bay City Rollers ('74-'79), Rollers ('79-'81)

WOOD, TERRY (g/v) - Danny & The Demonstrators (mid-late '60s), Nice & Easy (-'68-),

Mixed Fortune (mid '70s)

WOODALL, STAN ( ) - Harry Margolis Orchestra

WOODROFFE, RORY (b/sy) - Something Broken ('05 -)

WOODSIDE, JAMES (b) - De Rosa (-'05-)

WOODSIDE, NEIL (d) - De Rosa (-'05-), Wilburnsilver ('06 -)

WOODSIDE, ALUN (v/g) - Bubblegum (-'94), Delgados ('94 - '05), Lord Cut-Glass (solo project) ('05 -)

WOOLFSON, ERIC (v/rec. engineer/manager) - Alan Parsons Project ('75 - '90)

WOOMBLE, RODDY (v) - Idlewild ('95 -), solo album ('06)

WORDIE, ALISTAIR (v) - Zebidies Morgue ('67 - '68)

WORRAL, LEE (b) - Dogs Die In Hot Cars ('03 -)

WRIGHT, AARON (v/ag/sw) - Born Canada, raised Edinburgh. Debut EP ('10), recorded with

Norman Blake, Francis McDonald, Tracyanne Campbell, Nigel Baillie, Steve Jackson, Mick Cooke

WRIGHT, ANNABEL 'AGGI' (b/v) - Pastels

WRIGHT, BEV (v/bv/per) - Hip Operation ('94-)

WRIGHT, CATHY (v) - Boleros

WRIGHT, COLIN (b) - Sir Percy & The Riot Squad

WRIGHT, DONNIE (v) - Ears Of A Madman ('87-'88)

WRIGHT, DOUGIE (g) - Ambassadors (early-mid '60s), Scope, Middle Age Spread. (Deceased).

WRIGHT, EUAN (d) - Grace Emilys ('05 ? -)

WRIGHT, GEORGE ( ) - Scheme

WRIGHT, IAN (v) - Sir Percy & The Riot Squad

WRIGHT, LAURENCE (g/v) - Blizzard ('76)

WRIGHT, NICKY (g/v) - Rudiments ('08 ? -)

WRIGLEY, HAZEL (g/p/fr/mn) - Wrigley Sisters ('91 ? -), Seelyhoo ('97-)

WRIGLEY, HEATHER (sw/v) - Seelyhoo ('97-)

WRIGLEY, JENNIFER (v/f) - Wrigley Sisters ('91 ? -), Seelyhoo ('97-)

WYKES, JOHN ( ) - Moonrakers

WYLIE, ALAN (tru) - Blisters (-'96), Karelia ('96-'98)

WYLIE, DANIEL (v) - Thieves ('87-'91 ?), Cosmic Rough Riders ('98-'02)

WYLIE, GORDON (d) - Original Corvettes (-'64-)

WYLLIE, GEORGE (db) - Pauline & The Clubmen, occasional player with Henri Morrison Swingstars. Died 2012.

WYNNE, JOHN (b) - Stoics / Howl ('65 ? - early '70s), Bridge ('74-'75)

WYPER, GORDON WILF (g/trum) - Castillo ('98-May'04) / Kain (Jun'04-Aug'04) / Raising Kain (Sep'04-Mar'05)

Donnie Williamson Colin R Williamson

 Colin R Williamson

Robert Wilson Thomas Wilson

 Thomas Wilson

Aaron Wright

 Aaron Wright

Image: Steve Perks

Stan Wolarz

 

 Stan Wolarz

1951 - 2015

Donnie Williamson (v) on Howlin' Gaels' 'Messin' With The Man'

John Williams (g/v) on Anthem's 'On And On'