Don & the Goodtimes
Portland, Oregon
1964 - 1968


Dave Child ~ Bass
Charlie Coe ~ Guitar
Jack Ely ~ Vocals
Don Gallucci ~ Keyboards
Jeff Hawks ~ Vocals
Bob Holden ~ Drums
Don McKinney ~ Saxophone, Vocals
Joey Newmann ~ Guitar
Pierre Ouellette ~ Guitar
Ron Overman ~ Bass
Jim Valley ~ Guitar

In Memory of

Jack Ely

Jim, Dave and Bob
Photo by Sandy Weedman.  Provided Courtesy of Jim Valley

Jim Valley - 1965
Photo by Sandy Weedman.  Courtesy of Jim Valley

The very first Don and The Goodtimes included Don Gallucci, Don McKinney, Bob Holden, Dave Childs, Pete Ouellet and me, Jack Ely formerly of The Kingsmen, as vocalist.

Jack Ely, November 2005

Don and The Goodtimes - Image Courtesy of Trisha Nerney
Don & The Goodtimes from Billboard Magazine - 1967

Photo Courtesy of Trisha Nerney

Don & The Goodtimes - Photo Courtesy of Candy Lentz
Charlie Coe, Don Mckinney, Bobby Holden, and Buzz Overman.

Don & The Goodtimes - Image Courtesy of Candy Lentz

Photo Courtesy of Trisha Nerney

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Last Update:  28 April 2015
Credits: Terry Davis, Darryl Riffero, Alec Palao, Jim Valley, Trisha Nerney, Candy Lentz, Richard Curry, Jack Ely, Fred Wijs, Bob Holden

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