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Band Members 

Col Keyworth :~Vocals & Guitars

Having been on stage since he was able to stand with the now infamous "little red plastic guitar" Col did his first proper gig on guitar aged 12. After becoming lead guitarist with Top Country Sound at 14 he also started playing bass with various bands and formed his first band at 16. Other bands followed including Totaly Obscene, White Knuckle Ride ,Hazard, The Les Close Band & Biglix. Forming Point Blank with Neil in 2007 soon to become Breaking Poynt due to a required name change.

Neil McKay :~ Guitars

Neil joined Top Country Sound in 2002,the seeds were soon sown for what would become BP. In younger years Neil played the club circuit with Street Scene going on to study different playing styles including classical,jazz & folk & the rock/metal styles that we know him for. As a multi instrumentalist (bass,piano,drums,uke,mandolin) Neil is also a member of Prego & Some Antics.

Rich Mellor :~ Bass & Vocals

Our very own Lord of the low end Rich is better known as a founder member of the mighty Biglix . Having previously played with Niteride Rich appeared all over the East Midlands with Biglix for over 20 years & still does on those fortunate occasions. Rich has also appeared as a dep bass player with Junction, Rock Buffet as well as being a member of Think Lizzy & the Rock & Blues allstars 'Vulva'. Richs main day (or night) job is with Midlands favourites Tick Tick Boom.

Paul Siddall :~ Drums & Vocals

Former drummer with Amethyst & Bad Reputation Paul was also a founder member of Biglix, after stepping back from regular gigging for many years Paul was coaxed out of "retirement" to join Breaking Poynt. Paul was also a member of Revamp.