Peter Stringfellow RSS
Few people realise Peter Stringfellow had more than a little hand in the future launch of the region’s undisputed king of rock clubs. It was he that opened the Penthouse in 1969 in the space destined became Rebels years later. His love affair with the venue sited many floors above Dixon Lane didn’t last long. If it had, well, there might have never been a rock club at all. Peter Stringfellow, and his brother Geoff, had already achieved massive success in Sheffield in the years preceding the Penthouse opening. Their Burngreave-based King Mojo teenage club attracted stars spanning Jimi Hendix...
It was exactly one year ago today that we were showing off the amazing pictures we'd uncovered for our forthcoming King Mojo book and planning a reunion to launch it.
We were originally planning a reunion for Christmas 2020 but that sadly won't be happening in the current climate. In the meantime please enjoy these pics and the story of the Mojo!