Music Museum of New England
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To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Bill Chinnock

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Longtime Maine-based rocker Bill Chinnock used the tag line, “There is a legend in the North Country” for most of his musical career in the Pine Tree State, and the statement just might have been more fact than brag. His musical roots extend back to the Jersey Shore, where he left a band that eventually replaced him with a skinny kid named Bruce Springsteen. Chinnock started playing Maine clubs in 1970 and moved there in 1974. He was a galvanizing performer, a big, burly man with an even bigger voice.
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