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Meet The Picks


The vocal trio "The Picks" backed Buddy Holly on nine of the first twelve Crickets releases on Brunswick in 1957, as well as backing Buddy Holly solos for group-sounds beginning in 1984. The original members were John Pickering (lead), Bill Pickering (tenor) and Bob Lapham (baritone).


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John Pickering                 Bob Lapham                   Bill Pickering