John Charles Alder

Real Name:
John Charles Alder
Profile:
British drummer, songwriter and singer. Born 29th November 1944, Colchester, Essex, UK.

Alder began his drumming career in local Colchester blues-mod R&B band "Dane Stephens And The Deep Beats" (Dane Stephens aka Doug Orde), which evolved into The Fairies: Alder (drums); John Acutt (guitar); Mick Weaver (rhythm guitar & fiddle); John Fred Gandy (bass).
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Vocals

589 550-2 John Charles Alder - Neverneverland album art Pink Fairies* Pink Fairies* - Neverneverland(CD, Album, RE, RM) Polydor 589 550-2 UK 2002 Sell This Version
AK 064 John Charles Alder - Think Pink album art Twink (4) Twink (4) - Think Pink(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Akarma AK 064 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

John Charles Alder - Never- Neverland album art Pink Fairies* Pink Fairies* - Never- Neverland (Album) Polydor Italy 1971 Sell This Version
CN 1922/S John Charles Alder - Stereo Pop Special-54 album art The Pretty Things / Medicine Head (2) The Pretty Things / Medicine Head (2) - Stereo Pop Special-54(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 1922/S UK 1973 Sell This Version
John Charles Alder - Tomorrow album art Tomorrow (2) Featuring Keith West Tomorrow (2) Featuring Keith West - Tomorrow (Album) Import Records US 1976 Sell This Version
NOTT 003 John Charles Alder - The Sixties album art The Electric Banana The Electric Banana - The Sixties(LP, Comp) Butt NOTT 003 UK 1980 Sell This Version
SEE 39 John Charles Alder - 60's Back Beat album art Various Don't Mind (as John 'Twink' Alder) Various - 60's Back Beat(LP, Comp) See For Miles Records Ltd. SEE 39 UK 1985 Sell This Version
John Charles Alder - Blows Your Mind album art The Electric Banana The Electric Banana - Blows Your Mind (Comp) Tenth Planet UK 1997 Sell This Version
AIPCD 1048, AIP CD 1048-2 John Charles Alder - English Freakbeat Vol:3 (16 British Beat-Pop Pounders ££) album art Various Why Must They Criticise (as John 'Twink' Adler) Various - English Freakbeat Vol:3 (16 British Beat-Pop Pounders ££)(CD, Comp, Unofficial) AIP Records, AIP Records AIPCD 1048, AIP CD 1048-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
844 798-2 John Charles Alder - The R&B Scene album art Various Anytime At All (as John 'Twink' Alder) Various - The R&B Scene(CD, Comp, RM) Deram 844 798-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
John Charles Alder - 50 Minute Technicolour Dream album art Tomorrow (2) Tomorrow (2) - 50 Minute Technicolour Dream (Comp) RPM Records (2) UK 1998 Sell This Version
7243 496912 2 3, 496 9122 John Charles Alder - Psychedelia At Abbey Road (1965 To 1969) album art Various My White Bicycle (as John 'Twink' Alder) Various - Psychedelia At Abbey Road (1965 To 1969)(CD, Comp, Mono) EMI, EMI 7243 496912 2 3, 496 9122 UK & Europe 1998 Sell This Version
HEAT 01 John Charles Alder - Once album art The Tyde The Tyde - Once(CD, Album) Track & Field, Dell'Orso Records HEAT 01 UK 2000 Sell This Version
R2 76787 John Charles Alder - Nuggets II (Original Artyfacts From The British Empire And Beyond 1964-1969) album art Various Walking Through My Dreams (as John and 8 more… Various - Nuggets II (Original Artyfacts From The British Empire And Beyond 1964-1969)(4xCD, Comp, RM + Box) Rhino Records (2) R2 76787 US 2001 Sell This Version
BCD 16756 AH John Charles Alder - 60s R&B Organ Grooves Hammond Heroes album art Various Rubber Monkey (as John Alder) Various - 60s R&B Organ Grooves Hammond Heroes(CD, Album, Comp) Bear Family Records BCD 16756 AH Germany 2005 Sell This Version
PAPRCD2090 John Charles Alder - Maximum Freakbeat album art Various Get Yourself Home (as John Alder) Various - Maximum Freakbeat(CD, Comp, RE) Past & Present Records PAPRCD2090 UK 2008 Sell This Version
PAPRCD2091 John Charles Alder - Maximum R'n'B album art Various Anytime At All (as John Alder) and 1 more… Various - Maximum R'n'B(CD, Comp, RE, Unofficial) Past & Present Records PAPRCD2091 UK 2009 Sell This Version
AJXLP211 John Charles Alder - Rare Mod album art Various So Bad (as John Alder) Various - Rare Mod(LP, Comp, Ltd) Acid Jazz AJXLP211 UK 2009 Sell This Version
AK 064 John Charles Alder - Think Pink album art Twink (4) Twink (4) - Think Pink(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Akarma AK 064 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
BFD-5023, BFD 5023 John Charles Alder - Pebbles Vol. 6 (The Roots Of Mod) album art Various I'll Dance (as John 'Twink' Alder) and 2 more… Various - Pebbles Vol. 6 (The Roots Of Mod)(LP, Comp, RP, Unofficial) BFD Records, BFD Records BFD-5023, BFD 5023 US Unknown Sell This Version
IMLP 4.00083 J John Charles Alder - Broken Dreams - Hopes And Glories Of British Rock 1963 - 1969 Vol. 2 album art Various Anytime At All (as John and 2 more… Various - Broken Dreams - Hopes And Glories Of British Rock 1963 - 1969 Vol. 2(LP, Comp, Mono, RE, Whi) Impact (6) IMLP 4.00083 J Germany Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

John Charles Alder - Get The Picture? album art The Pretty Things We'll Play House (as Aldo) The Pretty Things - Get The Picture? (Album) Fontana Australia 1965 Sell This Version
John Charles Alder - 10,000 Words In A Cardboard Box album art The Aquarian Age* 10,000 Words In A Cardboard Box (as Alder) and 1 more… The Aquarian Age* - 10,000 Words In A Cardboard Box Parlophone UK 1968 Sell This Version
John Charles Alder - S.F. Sorrow album art Pretty Things* Pretty Things* - S.F. Sorrow (Album) Columbia New Zealand 1968 Sell This Version
2C 006-04067 M John Charles Alder - Baron Saturday / Loneliest Person album art The Pretty Things Loneliest Person (as Alder) The Pretty Things - Baron Saturday / Loneliest Person(7") Columbia 2C 006-04067 M France 1969 Sell This Version