Rhythm guitarist John Roles
convened Toronto-based Bond
in 1970; the lineup included lead guitarist Alex MacDougall
, bassist Bill Dunn
, drummer Jeff Hamilton
and keyboardist Ted Trenholm
. Signing with Columbia in 1975, Bond
hit it big with their first single, "Dancin' on a Saturday Night." An eponymous album also appeared in 1975. The band broke up in 1979.