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Paul Revere and the Raiders
The band in 1967. Front L–R: Paul Revere, Mike Smith. Center L–R: Jim Valley, Mark Lindsay. Back: Phil Volk
Background information
Also known as The Downbeats
Origin Boise, Idaho, U.S.
Genres Pop rock, rock and roll, garage rock
Years active 1958–1976, 1978–present
Labels Columbia
Members
Doug Heath
Ron Foos
Danny Krause
Jamie Revere
Darren Dowler
Tommy Scheckel
Past members
Paul Revere
Mark Lindsay
Robert White
Richard White
William Hibbard
Dick McGarvin
Red Hughes
David Bell
Jerry Labrum
Andrea Loper
Mike "Smitty" Smith
Ross Allemang
Steve West
Dick Walker
Charlie Coe
Drake "Kid" Levin
Mike "Doc" Holliday
Phil "Fang" Volk
Jim "Harpo" Valley
Freddy Weller
Joe Correro, Jr.
Keith Allison
Omar Martinez
Robert Wooley
Blair Hill
Michael Bradley
Carlo Driggs

Paul Revere & the Raiders was an American rock band that saw considerable U.S. mainstream success in the second half of the 1960s and early 1970s. Among their hits are the songs "Kicks" (1966; ranked No. 400 on Rolling Stone's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time), "Hungry" (1966), "Him Or Me – What's It Gonna Be?" (1967), and the Platinum-certified classic No. 1 single "Indian Reservation" (1971).

Revere died from cancer in Calwell, Idaho, aged 76.

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