Old Hudson Valley Bands

A Look Back At The Hudson Valley Music Scene



The Argoes
Featuring Tim Jones on lead guitar, Bobby Lonie on drums, Johnny (Babbs) Britain on bass, and Gene Allen on rhythm guitar and lead vocals. Originally Gene Allen & the Pawns, the name changed with a new band line-up. Gene Allen was eventually replaced by Dave Kennedy and the group became know as The Goodtimes who were a music icon at the Trade Winds Nightclub, New Windsor, in the early Sixties.

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