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IN A MATTER OF A MOMENT COVERS
The Howard Blaikley Orchestra – Goodbye [LP Silhouettes Of Success] (Rim ZS 3) 10/68 [instrumental]
Spanish cover: Los Fakirs – En solo un momento EP (Mexico: Peerless EPP-1097) 1969
Four Jacks & A Jill – LP: Jill (South Africa: RCA 38-185) 1970
Four Jacks and a Jill [...]
JIMI HENDRIX AND TICH MEET IN BERLIN
Jimi and Tich meeting in BerlinCompetitors before a microphone – good friends in private:Two hard competitors in show-business – peacefully united at the same table. I managed this rare shot shortly before the start of the television recordings with The Jimi Hendrix Experience and Dave Dee, Do [...]
TONIGHT TODAY: NR. 3 HIT
DBM&T had little succes with their released songs. One exception: In the Netherlands the first single, Tonight Today, was a huge hit. It ended at number three in the top 10. The next single, Mr. President, kept ‘bubbling under’.Tonight Today was written by Ken Howard and Alan Blaikley.In Mexico the B- [...]
Former Dave Dee & The Bostons’ manager Bob James travels to the USA to sell and commercialize D.B.M.& T. records. Ahmet Ertegun signs the group on Atlantic’s subsidiary Cotillion.
After releasing their records on Fontana in 1966-1967 in the United States, Dave Dee & Co’s second American outlet was [...]
EP Hideaway: (Fontana 465 312 TE)
Hideaway (Howard/Blaikley)You Make It Move (Howard/Blaikley)Hold Tight! (Howard/Blaikley)Here’s A Heart (Tubbs/Segal)
EP Bend It! (Fontana 465 350 TE)
Bend It! (Spanish Title: Doblalo) (Howard/Blaikley)She’s So Good (S.T.: Es Tan Buena) (Harma [...]
Matthews Southern Comfort Tracks:Colorado Springs Eternal, The Castle Far, Fly Pigeon Fly, The Watch, Sweet Bread, I’ve Lost You, Once Upon A Lifetime (Songs credited to “Steve Barlby”).
WE CHANGED 200%
In an interview DBM&T’s Mick says about the split-up of the band: We’ve changed 100 percent, in fact I’ll correct that and say 200 percent. Nothing is the same, things have been difficult during the last nine months, but now the direction has been found. Now we look back upon the split as being a tremend [...]
Some fine CD releases came from Germany. With as absolute number one the record company Repertoire.All the Repertoire CD’s come with very fine booklets with lots of info and foto’s!!Highly reccomendable!! So let’s start with the Repertoire-serie:
DDD-BMT (First Album)
Repertoire: Repuk 1004 Releas [...]
CHRONICLES: THE YEAR 1966
1966 was Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich year. Practically unknown at Christmas 1965, they ended the year the biggest British record sellers, with 5 hit singles in a row, adding up to a total of 50 weeks in the Top 50. With “Bend It” deprived of the coveted Number One by that year’s biggest hit, a coun [...]
DO WAH DIDDY… / WAITING
(Jeff Barry/Ellie Greenwich)
Released: 1-1983There she was just a walkin´ down the street
singing Do Wah diddy diddy down diddy do
Tappin´ her fingers and shufflin´her feet,
singing´ Do wah diddy diddy down diddy do.
She looked good (looked good)
She looked fine (looked fine)
She looked go [...]
HERE’S A HEART COVERS
Original: The Jeeps – Demo (UK: Strike)
The Jeeps were Pierre Tubbs (guitar/voc).He started playing skiffle in the late 50s, and then formed the Chances in 1964. One of his first songs, “I’ve Been Crying”, was recorded in French by Gérard Brent under the title “Pas de larmes entre nous”. This was feat [...]
NO TIME / IS IT LOVE?
A-side: No Time(Ken Howard/Alan Blaikley)Released: 29-1-1965
No time to lose, soon I must goWon’t you believe, I love you so
Come on, don´t keep me waiting or hesitating,you know there´s only you for me.Come on, or we´ll be missing, a chance forkissing, oh baby, baby, can´t you see.Bah-ow Bah-ow Bah-ow