THE ANIMALS....Formed in Newcastle Upon Tyne UK in 1963 Fronted by Eric Burdon ,the band had a string of hits worldwide and are remembered as one of the "British Invasion" groups to hit the US charts in the 60s. "The House of the Rising Sun " being their most memorable tune.[..even though it was a traditional folk song ]. Lots of albums,lots of line ups and lots of memorable top tunes !! Original line up Eric Burdon...vocals Chas Chandler..bass Alan Price...keyboards John Steel..drums Hilton Valentine..guitar House of the Rising Sun /We gotta get out of this place/Don't let me be misunderstood/Don't bring me down Surely some fans here on CRF ??