With the invasion of the Beatles in 1964 and the subsequent British Invasion later that year, the North American music industry was rocked to its foundation. In 1963 A St. Catharines Ventures-styled band called The Lintels were already aware of the British turmoil before it ever made it to Atlantic shores and so in late-'64/early '65 The British Modbeats were born.
During 1962 16-year-old David John Smith from Preston/ Lancashire (northern England) met Paul McCartney and saw the Beatles at a Cavern lunchtime session. He was so impressed by them that he wrote to the music press. To his surprise one of his letters was not only published, but also blown up with a page headline and photograph: The first national headline that the Beatles had.
Bored Youth were a Midwestern Hardcore Punk band from Michigan. Bored Youth was 4 suburban kids from West Bloomfield, Michigan- a suburb of Detroit. The singer was Rob Michaels who is now a lawyer in Chicago.
Detroit area band active since 2005 playing punk/psych/weirdo rock'n'roll. Discography: Nerves are Fried/Summer 7" (2005, X! Records)
Exploding Mind/Freedom of Choice/Evil Twin 7" (2007, die Stasi Records)
There is more than one artist with this name. The Pleasure Seekers were an all-girl band from Detroit featuring the Quatro sisters, who released two 7" singles in the 1960s. They are noted for being the first band Suzi Quatro performed in. The band also includes her sisters Patti and Arlene Quatro.