Joe Cooley, Kevin Keegan, and Seamus Cooley in Chicago, early 1960s
Apologies if this has already been shared here; I searched and did not find any earlier discussion about these recordings.
I know about the recordings at http://www.joecooleytapes.org (and had cassette copies for decades before those were released online). If you haven’t been there yet, do yourself a favor and visit that page too.
Now to the point of this post: Cathy Whitesides, with the assistance of WB Reid and Becky Deryckx, has recently shared some recordings of Joe Cooley, Kevin Keegan, and Seamus Cooley that were made in the 1960s in Chicago, before Joe and Kevin moved to San Francisco. Herewith: