A WELL KEPT SECRET
The decision of Dave Dee, to leave the group, was one of the best kept secrets in the showbizz. Eighteen months before the offical announcement it was already known that he would leave. At least, we can read that in the Record Mirror of 26-7-1969.
Dave Dee about the split-up: “I felt my life passing without seeing an [...]
The Beatmakers – I Remember When I Loved Her / Frustration (Norway: Poppy Sound 101) 1967 ?
The Boss Martians – EP I Dig My Woman (USA: Teen Sound 009) 1999
ALBUM: FEW AND FAR BETWEEN
In September 1975 Dave Dee’s first solo album was released. But… Dave is not credited as the artist on the LP cover or disc label. There is only a small photo on the inner foldout sleeve and he is mentioned at the back. Nevertheless he is the singer, so it is stranged to see the name of the composer: Jea [...]
Not much info can be found about the formation Kraze. On the backside of the 7″ single we find the band with their members:
YOU MAKE IT MOVE / I CAN’T STOP
A-side: You Make It Move
(Ken Howard/Alan Blaikley)
All alone, with no one to help or guide me
On my own, with no one to walk beside me
Then (then) you (you) came (came) my (my)
Way (way) and (and) now
You make it move – I love you girl
You make it move – Come on [...]
December 65 French EP release: Millie – Bloodshot Eyes (Fontana EP 465 293)
Millie Small’s fourth French EP comes with a picture sleeve and a “Stanhope Sound” trademark.
December 65 French EP release: Les Silkie – You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away (Fontana EP 465 294)
The Silkie’s first French EP comes with a pi [...]
March 1968 One-Week Radio Sessions11-15 Mar. 68 Pete Brady Show, BBC Radio One, London, England (2:00-4:30 pm) 25-29 Mar. 68 Jimmy Young Show, BBC Radio One, London, England (9:55 am-12:00 noon)
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich Cabaret Dates:10-16 Mar. 68 Tito’s Club, Cardiff, Wales
March-May 68 The Bee [...]
(testpressing SRF 65767)
Fontana MGF 27567 (Mono)
Side 1:Bend It (USA Lyrics), Touch Me Touch Me, Hold Tight!, Hideaway, I’m On The Up
Side 2:Save Me, You Make It Move, Here’s A Heart, You Know What I Want, Hands Off
Below: The cover of the stereo album: Fontana SRF 67567
In the USA the [...]
On the left you can choose in the ‘country’ section between the several releases from Argentina. It is astonishing to see how much vinyl is released in this country. Enjoy the tour!
Two times the argentines ‘changed’ a song. Zabadak misses the end of the song in Argentina and Leader Of A Rock’n [...]
NO TIME COVERS
French version: Monty - Oh! Quel beau jour [LP Monty] (France: Barclay 80.268) 6/65
Sometimes known as Jacques Monty, though his records never mentioned his real name (Jacques Bulostin). Starting with the yé-yé movement in France, he enjoyed a lot of success throughout the Sixties. He had a Rhythm’n’Blues inclination on [...]
Tracks written for The Herd :From The Underworld, I Can Fly, Goodbye Groovy, Paradise Lost, Sad, Something Strange, Diary Of A Narcissist, I Don’t Want Our Loving To Die.
The Herd deserve a chapter all of their own, being managed by Howard/Blaikley, produced by Steve Rowland and sharing th [...]
As Marianne Segal she already was active in the music business since 1966.
In 1980 Marianne wrote and recorded with producer Eugene Moule and then signed with Double Dee Records. There was a single release which got a lot of plays in northern dance clubs it was called ‘Love Amnesia’. Marianne recorded this with (Dav [...]