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Tom Carter and the Ramrods

Grand Rapids – (1961 – 1966) Tom Carter, Johnny Boggs (Keyboards) Dave Clelland (Drums) Bob Hey (Lead guitar) Patsy Stevens (Vocals) Bill Steward (Bass)

From 1961 until 1966 keyboardist Johnny Boggs, drummer Dave Clelland, bassist Tom Cordle and lead guitarist Bob Hey were members of The Ramrods.  In early 1966 they split with Ramrods founder Tom Carter, forming The Soundsations.

Tom Carter & The Ramrods

Tom Carter & The Ramrods. This is 1964 or 65. This on Fernando street where Tom Carter grew up close to Leonard and Lafayette. Jack Carter (Tom’s dad) took this and many more. We rehearsed in this room every Tuesday night and on Saturday morning it became a recording studio. That’s Tom Carter on the left, Patsy Stevens, David Clelland, Johnny Boggs and Bob Hey.

Tom Carter

Tom Carter and The Ramrods – Johnny F. Boggs – organ,  Bob Hey – bass from Union, Patsy Stevens, Schuiteman from Creston, Tom Carter from Creston, Dave Clelland spring of ’65 for the Morley Stanwood prom.

















Daniel's Den

Daniel’s Den

Tom Carter & The Ramrods – Flyin’ Saucer Twist – Instrumental from 1962, Northern Sound 105, Michigan.

the Ramrods at Daniel's Den

The Ramrods at Daniel’s Den

Tom Carter and the Ramrods – Teen Love – Youtube (2:08)

Tom Carter

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