Home town: Salisbury
Circa: 1967 – 1968
Patrick Johnson – Lead vocals
Anthony Mann – Lead guitar
Rob Milne – Rhythm guitar (Still a pupil at Cranborne High at the time)
Clyde Boyd -Sutherland – Bass guitar
Eddie King – Drums
The Associates later renamed themselves MODERATION OVERFLOW and played regular gigs at venues such as the Mazoe hotel and the Discotheque in Salisbury central. Their repertoire was centred on Top 20 hits of the day. In 1967 they were placed third in the Texan Rock Band contest in Salisbury.