NHR plays the fabulous Mill Valley Tennis Club’s annual Holiday Party, December, 2018. Afterward, the band is presented with the Club’s prestigious Best Prosthesis Award (held by Brandon, center). The band will subsequently sell the trophy to help pay for surgery to separate conjoined twins, Nick and Josh (far right.)
Raucous Rico goes all Scat-Man AND Cat-Man a la leopard-skin on “The Thrill is Gone!”
The boys yell at “Real Deal” Bruce to stop singing “La Grange” and get a shave.
Josh Quittner puts down his axe and picks up his harp to be the “Whammer Jammer” on “First I Look at the Purse,” where the boys kick up a J. Geils classic.
Bruce “Real Deal” Whetstone, “Raucous Rico” Rick Brandon, Paul “Bird” Zieff, and “Riffer” Ron Wynn bringin’ it home!
Bruce, Rick , and Ron pointing at Rico’s wife, telling her she’s a foxy dancer!
On your marks…get set…STOP!
OK, so we were a bit blurry-eyed that night…gettin’ HIGH on the music!
NHR’s first keyboard player, the legendary JP “Just Play” Poulson, wove some sweet Hammond sounds into many NHR tunes.
“Raucous Rico” Rick Brandon holds court on “Soul Man.”
Crisp Nick “Nick of Time” Cordellos lays down a slick, smooth, and soulful pocket.
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“Riffer” Ron gets the crowd cooking. The New Hip Replacements often make the audience the stars!
“Riffer” and “Bird” gettin’ serious at the world-famous Sweetwater Music Hall.