The Yardbirds are an English rock band formed in London in 1963 that had a string of hits during the mid-1960s, including " For Your Love ", " Heart Full of Soul ", " Shapes of Things " and " Over Under Sideways Down ". The group launched the careers of guitarists Eric Clapton , Jimmy Page and Jeff Beck .
The Yardbirds were a 1962 British rock band, noted for spawning the careers of several of rock music's most famous guitarists, including Eric Clapton , Jeff Beck , and Jimmy Page . Jeff Beck replaced Eric Clapton, who went on to the Bluesbreakers. Beck then asked Page if he would like to join the band as a bassist, but quickly switched to guitar. The Yardbirds were a blues based band whose sound evolved into experimental pop rock , they had a string of hits… read more