Moet played drums, keys; Rich West
played keys, Jon St. James played guitar for the first year (SSQ),
then started handling the production, promotion, and still recording parts on different instruments; Skip - Bass, Guitar and Keyboards (Synthesizers), backing vocals,
Dubbed by the group "Designated Hands"
|Meanwhile, on-the-side, bread and
their producing 'sound-alike' background tracks
for MTM (Mary Tyler Moore) Productions, "Hill St. Blues";
"St. Elsewhere", WKRP...
Also incidental /and theme music for movies "Cave Girl", and "Night Of the Living Dead"...
After about 5 years of
general' with the band,
later SSQ track Skip put vocals to...These were the years when MIDI was just
being introduced and implemented...Ancient History
||Here are Some You Tube
videos of shows
including Playback (SSQ) Two Of Hearts , "We Connect"
And we did a couple late night talk shows, and Solid Gold
late night T.V. shows, like The
Joan Rivers' Talk Show,
One of the two times on the show, Howie Mandel hosted. They did "Solid Gold " this year, too.
(Here are some of my photos of Stacey shooting video scenes for Insecurity)
"Don't Make A Fool Of Yourself"
on an episode of "Full House".
Stacey even had a bit part in that show, and "Facts Of Life", and a couple movies...see the link, above
Skip enlisted the help of
GO-Go of Red Duck Music,
(with design help from Dave-O Brown of Whittier (1987) to build the "Q-Axe"
for concerts in the U.S. and Japan, Korea (1987)
That year " Two Of Hearts " was on the charts, on
the 'vinyl LP album' or CD: "Better Than Heaven" (Atlantic-1987)