b. Adrian Curtis, 26 June 1949, London, Britain. Also recognized to possess worked beneath the name of Adrian Curtis, this achieved guitarist started his career support 60s pop vocalist Crispian St. Peters for whom his dad Sam Curtis was street supervisor. Spells with Billie Davis and Screaming Lord Sutch adopted before Gurvitz became a member of Rupert’s People, a music group taking pleasure in a sizeable strike in European countries with ‘Reflections Of Charles Dark brown’ (1967). He produced Gun with sibling Paul the next year, which advanced into Three Man Military. The siblings also produced numerous session performances before teaming with drummer Ginger Baker within the Baker Gurvitz Military, pursuing which Adrian embarked on a single career. 1979’s Special Vendetta included efforts by US studio room music artists Jeff, Joe and Steve Porcaro and David Paich, all afterwards of Toto, but neither it nor Il Assassino produced a industrial impression. Nevertheless, in 1982 Gurvitz have scored a shock UK Top 10 strike with ‘Common’. This gentle rock masterpiece included the immortal series; ‘Gonna compose a traditional, gonna compose it in my own attic’. Sadly, following performances by this musician have now significantly lessened. With the 90s, he previously turned his hands to a far more jazz-influenced direction.