Beggars Opera progressive rock band from Glasgow signed to Vertigo Records and toured UK and Europe extensively in the late 60’s through to mid 70’s, played the legendary Speyer Festival Germany 1971– The Great British Rock Meeting alongside Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath and Fleetwood Mac. Time Machine from the Waters of Change album became a European superhit.
Beggars Opera are now:
Ricky Gardiner Guitairst,
Virginia Scott Keyboards and Vox
Tom Gardiner Drummer
We have been continuing the Beggars Opera tradition by releasing exciting new music from our surreal music pot for over 10 years now and have several new works and compilations in progress.