DAVE DEE IN A MOVIE
In 1970, after he started his solo-carreer, Dave Dee played a small part in the Marty Feldman movie: Every Home Should Have One. He is the leader of a gang of motor cyclists.
Below: Article from the Dutch magazin Muziek Express,nr. 166, October 1969
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 [...]
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.
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Scirocco (Sandy Newman) / I Don’t Believe In Love Anymore (Sandy Newman)
In 1989 Dave Dee released a single, together wit Marmalade. A song, written bij Sandy Newman, with a 12″ version as well as a CD-release. In that time Dave Dee performed regularly with Marmalade.
With the 7″ release came [...]
DAVE DEE SOUNDTRACK
In 1972 Dave Dee sings, together with The King’s Singers, the soundtrack of the movie ‘Rentadick’.
“…Richard Beckinsale hit upon the idea of teaming Dave Dee up with the King’s Singers for a bawdied-up version of A Policeman’s Lot, which, against all odds, works really well, espec [...]
Feeling as I do, Always feeling close to youIt finally makes me realiseSeeing what I see,Knowing what you mean to meIt fills me with a sense of pride
‘Cause I believe that everything,Everything we doIt gets you in the end, it catches upAnd catches you
And I’m captured by your eyesI’m capture [...]
In june 1982 Dave Dee released his fifth solo-single. Not as “Dave Dee”, but as “Dave And The Bulldogs”.It is, so we read in the Zabadak Magazine, an anthem dedicated to the English Football team visiting Sp [...]
DAVID: I’M GOING BACK / SELPPIN
Does it belong to the Dave Dee section? It’s a discussion that will never end. David is the backing group of Dave Dee and Dave is clearly singing on this vinyl.In Germany there was even a performance in Beat Club. Nevertheless it failed to chart. The song is written by Dave Dee and Peter Mason and i [...]
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 [...]