Gerry & the Pacemakers

Years Active: 
1959-1966, 1970's


Gerry and the Pacemakers are a British beat music group prominent during the 1960s. In common with The Beatles, they came from Liverpool and were managed by Brian Epstein. They are most remembered for being the first act to reach number one in the UK Singles Chart with their first three single releases. It was a record that was not equalled for 20 years until the mid-80s success of fellow Liverpool band Frankie Goes to Hollywood.


Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Shindig! 05/02/1965 Cobo Arena Detroit Michigan USA
British Rock Invasion 07/09/1973 Pine Knob Music Theater Clarkston Michigan USA
50's Revue 10/23/1986 Premier Center Sterling Heights Michigan USA