CC179 Bass Player Terry Uttley Talks About His 40 Year Career on Stage with Smokie
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Bass Player Terry Uttley Talks About His 40 Year Career on Stage with Smokie

Bruce chats with bass player Terry Uttley of Smokie one of the most successful bands in Europe about his career and the secret to the band being successful for over 40 years. Terry shares stories from recording with successful groups such as Abba to staying productive as an award winning musician. Smokie is the equivalent of Rush in Canada and has a long line of hits spanning from the 70’s with the most popular “Living Next Door to Alice.” Smokie is still touring all over the world and you can learn more about the band at

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