Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Patto: Speakeasy, London

Roy Hollingworth, Melody Maker, 16 January 1971

PATTO ARE better than most rock bands for two reasons – they play without any sense of snobbery (no boring ego jams), and secondly because in shy Ollie Halsall, Patto possess one of the most technically brilliant guitarists in the country.

Total word count of piece: 329

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.