Writing on the Wall


Originally formed as the Jury in 1966 in Penicuik, Scotland, the nucleus of this tough, soul-based band comprised Willie Finlayson (guitar/vocals), Jimmy Hush (drums), Jake Scott (bass/vocals) and Bill Scott (keyboards). Linnie Patterson, a former member of the Boston Dexters and Three’s A Crowd (which included the future Rainbow guitarist Jimmy Bain), subsequently joined as vocalist and by 1967 the Jury were a leading attraction under the managerial hand of Tam Paton. A new name, Writing... Read more