Uncle Ian and the Tooth Decay, later to be known simply as Uncle Ian was the unholy union of Mark Francombe (Red) and Nick Elborough.
In its, actually fairly long lifetime it acquired and lost many partners in crime. On the left is Bassist extroadinaire and Resident Dead Head Richard (Roll up) Lewis.
The rest is history.However, manuscripts rec ently discovered at the bottom of a hampshire t in mine throw knew light on the fas cinating and often mys tica l story of th is enigmati c yet influential rock legend. Those manuscripts have be en restored and digital ly enhanced and are present ed here in their origin al uned ited format, along wit h contemporary photogr aphs.