The Coachmen
Burien, Washington
1961 ~ 1963


Frank Anderson ~ Guitar
Richard Byers ~ Saxophone
Dale Cooley ~ Bass
Tom Manola ~ Guitar
Marsha Rassmussen ~ Drums
James Strecker ~ ?

The Coachmen band was formed by Tommy Manola and Frank Anderson.  Both were guitar players.  Marsha Rassmussen was the drummer, Dale Cooley was the bass, and I was the sax player.  We all attended Highline High School.  I left the band in 63.

Richard Byers, September 2003

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Last Update:  2 September 2007
Credits: Don Gardner, Jerry Christopher, Richard Byers
Band # 0075