Cliff Richard did it with the Young Ones and had a huge hit with the alternative song of The Young Ones (Fies my soul??). Cher did a version of I’ve Got You Babe with Butthead
Dave Dee made a cabaretesk version of Zabadak in 1989 with the German couple: Klaus & Klaus. The result: an amusing version of Zabadak.
Despite the brightly cheerful pop sound of the records by Dave Dee and company -overseen by producer Steve Rowland- they failed to find a following in America, allthough a number of their records were issued there.But the band had a huge following in England, playing to sold-out audiences.True, they had a reputation as something [...]
BEAT INSTRUMENTAL #45, January 1967
BEAT INSTRUMENTAL’S 1966 GOLD STAR AWARDS
Group on Stage:
1. The Who2. The Hollies3. The Shadows4. Rolling Stones5. Yardbirds6. Cream7. The Beatles8. Dave Dee, etc.9. Alan Price Set10. Small Faces
1. Bruce Welch (Shadows)2. John Lennon3. Spencer Davis4. Brian [...]
In Iran there were no specific Dave Dee (Dozy Beaky Mick and Tich) releases. But some DDDBMT songs were released on more-artists-EP’s.
We adapted the following info from http://www.persiandiscography.com/45S.htm
The first Persian 45s recorded for “AHANG” (means “song”) label in early 1959 and produced in Ger [...]
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- [...]
If Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich have an anthem, this is the one.The one that made them famous, their first Top Ten British hit, their first International success.The one the group came back to again and again, revived in a new version in the 80′s.
Within the BBC House, “Hold Tight” appeared in their [...]
Amen Corner and Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich Tour:
Fri 6/06/69 Amen Corner Tour: City Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England June 1969 Amen Corner Tour: Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, Hampshire, England June 1969 Amen Corner Tour: Southampton, Hampshire, England June 1969 Amen Corner Tour: Gu [...]
1987: HITS ALBUM
The first DDDBMT CD came from the Netherlands. It was released in 1987, by K-Tel, and to promote this CD a TV-commercial was broadcasted. The CD even appeared in the Dutch album charts for eight weeks. Highest position: nr. 34.
Labelnr: KTCD 240-2
Tracks: The Legend Of Xanadu, Bend It, Save Me, Tonig [...]
I’M ON THE UP COVERS
Tony Crane – LP Beat aus England Vol. 15 (Germany: Pop Schallplatten ZS 10015) 1/67 ?
Gaylord Flock – I’m On The Up / Walking In Circles (Germany: Hansa 19 326 AT) 1/67
Both discs by Gaylord Flock here, and by Gaylord Parry (Let’s Bend) were written by Howard/Blaikley and produced [...]
All over the world Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich released their songs. In this section you will find most of them.
Some countries have no special section. You will find them here:
In Czechoslovakia two albums were released of Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich. Two albums, but on both a [...]
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich Cabaret Dates:
13-19 Mar. 66 Garrick Club, Leigh, Lancashire (doubling with) Towers Club, Warrington, Lancashire, England
March 1966 TV Performance: A Whole Scene Going, BBC Television, London, England (6:30-7:30 pm) Host: Barry Fantoni. Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich app [...]
FANS N° 100, 24 Abril 1967
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich in trouble – says this Spanish magazine from Barcelona
Magazine cover: Dave Dee accused of obscenity ?
Song lyrics page full of pictures of international pop stars
Los Mustang would cover “La Leyenda de Xanadu” in 1968
“So What’s New& [...]