Image by Jon Pieroni.
The Moderates
AKA:  Bob Sells Combo
Burnaby, British Clombia
1962 - 1965


Dan Mattinson ~ Saxophone
Jim Morris ~ Bass
Bruce Norris ~ Guitar
Bob Shoemay ~ Piano
Bob West-Sells ~ Trumpet
Stan Williamson ~ Drums

We started our group while in high school (1962)  and called it The Bob Sells Combo.  We soon changed the namet to The Moderates.  Eventually, Bruce, Dan and Stan carried on the group with others and were known as Soul Unlimited and then later Mantra.  You may have heard of them.

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Last Update:  23 October 2012
Credits:  Jim Morris
Band # 3038