Important information regarding the correct advertising for

THE ANIMALS GREATEST HITS SHOW 

performed by ANIMAL TRACKS

and our Disclaimer


The Animal Tracks band that performs The Animals Greatest Hits Show comprises of five musicians: Steve Hutchinson (Keyboards), Howard Baker (Vocals), Graham Russell (Guitar), Graham Hill (Bass guitar) and George Waters (Drums). They have all worked with some of the UK’s finest bands and musicians in their musical careers, including being previous members of Hilton Valentines Animals, The Animals, Animals II, and Animals III.

The Animals Greatest Hits Show is a live performance by the above musicians of the hit songs from the legendary 1960’s UK band The Animals, as well as other related songs from that era.

It is important that all media publication 
and advertising for The Animals Greatest Hits Show accurately states the credibility of the band members, along with the correct usage of the band name. 

The correct biographies for the members of the band are as follows;

STEVE HUTCHINSON was the longest serving keyboard player with The Animals and has performed and toured extensively with The Animals, Animals II, and Hilton Valentine's Animals alongside original Animal's guitarist Hilton Valentine and original Animal's drummer John Steel. Steve then continued to tour with his own band Animals III.

HOWARD BAKER is an International vocalist, songwriter and recording artist with chart success in Europe. He has toured and performed with many famous bands and musicians and became a member of Animals III in 2021.

GRAHAM HILL has performed and toured extensively with The Animals and Animals II alongside original Animals’ guitarist Hilton Valentine and original Animals’ drummer John Steel. He has toured and performed with many other famous bands and musicians and became a member of Animals III in 2021.

GRAHAM HUNTER is a top UK guitarist from the Animals and Moore band, and has toured and performed with members of The Animals and Animals II and was a founder member of the Animals III band. Graham was also a member of Eric Bell's Thin Lizzy.

GEORGE WATERS is a top UK session percussionist from the Animals and Moore band. He has toured and performed with many famous bands and musicians including touring and performing with members of The Animals, Animals II, and Animals III. 
 
The band performs and promotes itself worldwide through various agents ONLY under the name of:

'ANIMAL TRACKS'

or

'THE ANIMALS GREATEST HITS SHOW - a tribute to The Animals performed by the band ANIMAL TRACKS featuring previous members of The Animals'


All promotion must clearly state that this is a Tribute show.

NO other variation of the above names can be used in the band's promotion and the show must NEVER be promoted simply as 'The Animals' which is a registered trademark of Eric Burdon.

The band will refuse to perform at any concert where it has been made known to them that a concert is being promoted by incorrect wording on posters, incorrect media articles, or the use of any name different to 'Animal Tracks' or ''The Animals Greatest Hiits Show' without being corrected.

The official posters for the band, and the band’s website, clearly promote the performances as

'THE ANIMALS GREATEST HITS SHOW... A tribute to The Animals performed by the band Animal Tracks featuring previous members of The Animals' 

The official posters to be used for the promotion of the shows can be easily downloaded from the ‘Download Official Posters’ page in the ‘Information for Promoters’ section of this website.


Although the band is very pro-active in monitoring the advertising of its concerts, it can sometimes be very difficult to notice mistakes when dealing with foreign countries due to language unfamiliarity. The band do however operate a strict policy of cancelling any performance where they feel that the advertising may in any way be misleading to the public, and steps have not been made to correct the mistake.

The band welcomes the reporting to them of any advertising that may be regarded as misleading.

At all times the band aims to promote their shows in a very legitimate and professional manner.

The names 'Animals III', 'Animals 3', 'The Animals Greatest Hits Show' and 'Animal Tracks' have all been historically registered in the bandname.com worldwide Band Name Registry by Steve Hutchinson for his own performances under these names (herein called the band). The user agrees not to use the name or any of it’s branding or logos without prior permission, and in all cases only in relation to the promotion of the band. As a recognised promoter or selling agent of the band, we will allow you to use the band's registered trading name and logos in advertising material and on websites only for the purposes of advertising or promoting the band or the band's concerts. At no time will this give any further rights to the name, or rights to use the name for any other purpose.

The band and its members do not in any way claim that they represent, or are affiliated to The Animals, Eric Burdon and The Animals, or any of the other bands or musicians whose songs are featured in their show.


DISCLAIMER

The band, including its management, cannot be held responsible for any misleading promotion created by third party advertisers or media journalism published without their consent, or for any publicity that has not been created or distributed by the band itself. Any such claim made against the band will be referred to the creator of the offending publication or article.

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