John McKay was the first studio guitarist of Siouxsie and the Banshees. He was a member of the band from July 1977 until September 1979, playing on the albums The Scream and Join Hands. McKay composed the tune of their first hit single, "Hong Kong Garden" as well as much of the material found on the band's first two LPs. McKay left the band after the release of the second album, (Join Hands). He later briefly led a trio named Zor Gabor which released one three-song 12" EP, "Tightrope", in 1987 on the In Tape label. It was awarded "Record of the Week" by NME.

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  • È stato il primo chitarrista in studio di Siouxsie and the Banshees. È stato membro della band a partire da luglio 1977 fino a settembre 1979, suonando sugli album The Scream e Join Hands. McKay ha composto la melodia del loro primo singolo di successo, Hong Kong Garden, così come gran parte del materiale dei due primi LP della band. McKay ha lasciato il gruppo dopo l'uscita del secondo album, Join Hands. In seguito ha guidato brevemente un trio chiamato Zor Gabor che ha pubblicato nel 1987 tre canzoni su un EP 12” ,Tightrope, per l'etichetta In Tape. È stato premiato "Record of the Week" da NME. Ha pubblicato tre album come solista: Wiley Cotton (1998), John McKay (2006) e Beetles & Bacteria (2008). (it)
  • John McKay was the first studio guitarist of Siouxsie and the Banshees. He was a member of the band from July 1977 until September 1979, playing on the albums The Scream and Join Hands. McKay composed the tune of their first hit single, "Hong Kong Garden" as well as much of the material found on the band's first two LPs. McKay left the band after the release of the second album, (Join Hands). He later briefly led a trio named Zor Gabor which released one three-song 12" EP, "Tightrope", in 1987 on the In Tape label. It was awarded "Record of the Week" by NME. (en)
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  • John McKay was the first studio guitarist of Siouxsie and the Banshees. He was a member of the band from July 1977 until September 1979, playing on the albums The Scream and Join Hands. McKay composed the tune of their first hit single, "Hong Kong Garden" as well as much of the material found on the band's first two LPs. McKay left the band after the release of the second album, (Join Hands). He later briefly led a trio named Zor Gabor which released one three-song 12" EP, "Tightrope", in 1987 on the In Tape label. It was awarded "Record of the Week" by NME. (en)
  • È stato il primo chitarrista in studio di Siouxsie and the Banshees. È stato membro della band a partire da luglio 1977 fino a settembre 1979, suonando sugli album The Scream e Join Hands. McKay ha composto la melodia del loro primo singolo di successo, Hong Kong Garden, così come gran parte del materiale dei due primi LP della band. Ha pubblicato tre album come solista: Wiley Cotton (1998), John McKay (2006) e Beetles & Bacteria (2008). (it)
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