the Metro-Nomes

West Jefferson, 1964-8

The Metro-nomes (or Metronomes) were a white soul and R&B band that included a horn section. The band was lead by Larry Gates (guitar) and featured Hank Fisher on vocals. Other members included Jim Rippel (guitar), Rodger Lynch (organ), Mark Pelphrey (bass), and Tom Pelphrey (drums). The band had a reunion a few years ago.