The Heavy Company
Salem, Oregon
1968 - 1969


Grant Beardsley ~ Bass
Clark Blanchard ~ Lead Vocals
John Martin ~ Guitar
Scott Simons ~ Drums
Chuck Whittemore ~ Keyboards


Peter Geiser
Clayton Henry (KBZY, Salem)

Little John and the Merrymen later evolved into The Heavy Company.  They played the Salem, Oregon VFW hall many times, usually for EJD. They also played at the Salem Armory on a number of occasions including their opening for the Vanilla Fudge.

Grant Beardsley

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Last Update:  12 April 2012
Credits:  Grant Beardsley
Band # 2558