Had a great phone reunion yesterday Dec 2012 (after 47 years) with long lost Johnny Adamec, who played drums in our group The Strangers in the mid 60's.
We talked for about 2 hours on the phone during which Johnny asked me if I had read the Steven Tyler of Aerosmith bio book. I hadn't, but when I checked it out .... SURPRISE SURPRISE as Gomer Pyle would say.
Steve most likely heard us playing at Trude Heller's club in the west village. I recall one night as I was driving in to the city to go to work there,I hit a huge traffic jam on the LIE , (nothing unusual there ) , but this was a jam on the exit ramp too. That's 'cause everyone was going to Shea Stadium to see the Beatles.
Ken, Steve, Joe, Johnny The Group Steve Tyler Watched In Greenwhich VIllage
This Page Dedicated To The Memory Of Johnny Adamec Nov 19. 1949 - Jan 8, 2013