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In 1967 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich were the most popular band in Germany. That was the result of the yearly Bravo-popularity polls.
The other bands: 2. Beatles3. Beach Boys4. Herman’s Hermits5. Rolling Stones6. Troggs7. Sonny & Cher8. Kinks9. Lords10. Los Bravos
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This track is available in three various Live versions. It was one of four songs in the Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich set when they played the Paris Pop Festival in June 1967. One month before, they played it live for the German “Beat Beat Beat” TV-Show. And their BBC version was taped in January for “Easy B [...]
Beaky Cut-Out Clothes Book (1969)
In Summer 1968, the NME reported that a big merchandising campaign was going to be launched on the British and foreign markets. Fans of Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich would be presented with cardboard cut-outs, Dave Dee soap and Dave Dee bedside lamps. Here then is one of these items: the Beak [...]
DON JUAN COVERS
Introduction: Herb Alpert – The Lonely Bull (US: A&M 703) 10/62 [UK: Stateside SS 138]
“The Lonely Bull” is credited to “The Tijuana Brass Featuring Herb Alpert”. The trumpet intro was lifted for “Don Juan”.
French cover: Noël Cognac – Hey Don Juan EP (Pathé 2C 016-10160) 1969
French singer who st [...]
Spring 1966 Italian single release: The Rolling Stones – Con le mie lacrime (As Tears Go By) (Decca F 22270) This song is the only incursion of The Rolling Stones into foreign language – and they chose Italian, like Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich would in 1967 with “Zabadak”.
April-May 196 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
3-5 May 1965 Film: Help, Knighton Down, Larkhill, Wiltshire, England The Beatles film on Salisbury Plain for their second movie “Help”, notably singing George Harrison’s “I Need You”. They stayed in a hotel in Amesbury, Mick Wilson’s home town.
Fri 7/05/65 NME n°955 page 7: Alan Price is leaving The Animal [...]
OVER AND OVER AGAIN COVERS
She Trinity – Across The Street / Over And Over Again (CBS 2819) 6/67
Originally a Canadian trio with Robyn Yorke (drums), Shelley Gillespie (guitar) and Sue Kirby (keyboards). They came to England in 1965. Marion Hill replaced Sue, and Pauline Moran joined on bass.
In 1966 they were a quartet: Robyn Y [...]
CHRONICLES: THE YEAR 1965
Going back in time through 1965 we have reached 1964…
After two years working as a professional group, Dave Dee & The Bostons finally become recording artists, and Salisbury discovers overnight their most famous quintet billed as “Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich” with the release [...]
8-12/02/67 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich in Paris
Tue 21/02/67 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich in Paris
February 1967 Rave n°37: Funny Valentines Given by RAVE’s Dawn James. To a selection of pop people special enough to receive a Valentine card!
Dave Dee must be listed because “Hold Tigh [...]
April 1969 One-Week Radio Sessions7-11 Apr. 69 Sounds Like Tony Brandon, BBC Radio One, London, England (5:30-6:30 pm) 14-18 Apr. 69 Dave Cash Radio Programme, BBC Radio One, London, England (5:15-7:30 pm) 28 Apr.-2 May Jimmy Young Show, BBC Radio One, London, England (9:55 am-12:00 noon)
British album r [...]