On1 Culture: The LightHouse Band

LightHouse Band
On a flight home from New York in 1968 , Skip Prokop (the Paupers) and Paul Hoffert turned a conversation into one of Canadian music history . Skip Prokop, Paul Hoffert, Don Whitton, Howard Shore, Larry Smith, Dan Clancy and Bob McBride form the legendary rock,jazz,classical Music group Lighthouse.
Once consisting upwards of 13 members they played venues with everyone from Miles Davis and Duke Ellington to Chicago and Joni Mitche , from the Filmore East and West to Carnegie Hall . Lighthouse has been recognized with 3 consecutive Juno's for best group in the 70's and 40+ years later still going strong.

Sean Jones A.K.A. Ugly-Mug's

By: Sean Jones, On1 contributor


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