Longplaytime * Langspeeltijd: Monday 22 & Wednesday 24 October * Pop Singers Dave Berry, David Garrick, Crispian St. Peters, Paul Jones, Cliff, Gene Pitney [Ed’s Show, 2018-41]
NEW SHOW: Pop Singers Dave Berry, David Garrick, Crispian St. Peters, Cliff, Paul Jones, Gene Pitney *** REPEATED: All 3 LPs byThe Roulettes & Adam Faith with The Roulettes *** Monday 22 October, 12:00-24:00 hrs CET Brussels + repeated Wednesday 24 October, 12:00 till 20:00 hrs *** [2018-41 (56)] *** RADIO 68: ALL THE SOUNDS AND ALL THE VOICES OF THE SIXTIES ****
NEW SHOW Sundays 12:00, 16:00 & 20:00 hrs ; Wednesdays 12:00 & 1600 hrs (Brussels CET)
SPECIAL: POP SINGERS
LOVE, PEACE & UNDERSTANDING Donovan: Wear Your Love Like Heaven.
DAVE BERRY: One Dozen Berrys, LP, 1966, entire A-side.
CRISPAN ST. PETERS: Follow Me, LP, 1966, choice tracks + Simply, LP, choice tracks.
DAVE BERRY: One Dozen Berrys, LP, 1966, entire B-side.
DAVID GARRICK: A Boy Called David, LP, 1967: choice tracks.
PAUL JONES: Come Into My Music Box, LP: entire A-side.
GENE PITNEY: I’m Gonna Be Strong, LP, 1965 + Looking Through The Eyes Of Love, LP, 1965: choice tracks.
CLIFF: Finders, Keepers, LP, 1966 + Don’t Stop Me Now, LP, 1967 choice tracks.
WORD & FREE SPEECH: Ho Chi Minh Dies, Zwartberg 1966, Muhammed Ali Against Draft, Charles Ducal.
REPEATED SHOW Sundays 14:00, 18:00 & 22:00 hrs ; Wednesdays 14:00 & 1800 (Brussels CET)
SPECIAL THE ROULETTES + ADAM FAITH with THE ROULETTES feat. Chris Andrews.
Adam Faith with The Roulettes and Chris Andrews: Faith Alive! (1965): the entire album.
The Roulettes: Stakes and Chips, 1965: side A.
Adam Faith with The Roulettes and the John Keating Orchestra: On The Move, 1964: the entire album.
The Five Chesternuts (pre-Shadows) + The Hunters (feat. future members of The Roulettes).
The Roulettes: Stakes and Chips, 1965: side B
|Monday, Wednesday CET Brussels||Mon.||Wed.|
|Longplaytime new show: The Roulettes||12, 16, 20 hrs||12, 16, 20 hrs|
|Longplaytime repeated show: Rod Stewart, Status Quo||14, 18, 22 hrs||14, 18 hrs|
|End of show||24:00 Midnight||20:00 hrs|
HIGHLIGHT ** IN DE KIJKER
DAVE BERRY: ONZE DOZEN BERRYS
“It’s now 40 years since Dave Berry’s ‘ eponymous debut album was released and it resounds with the distinctive vocal style still sustaining him today as a cornerstone of the Sixties performing scene. Of course this is most obviously the case with ‘The Crying Game’, the extraordinary recording which introduced the wounded, vulnerable delivery that became a Berry trade mark. Ethereal and chillingly haunting, the song was a high-quality addition to the 1964 singles charts, and proves a devastatingly powerful opener to a CD comprising two original Dave Berry LPs.
That first album also included a rendition of ‘ Memphis Tennessee’ – the number written by his namesake Chuck, which had brought him a first minor hit the previous year. But you can visualise Dave’s moody stage charisma seeping from the grooves as he confidently dips his brush into an extensive palette and daubs the canvas with a colourful mix of contemporary material.
There are examples of the same kind of r’n’b as his Decca label-mates the Rolling Stones were tackling at the same time but elements of folk, country and skiffle-blues are among other diversities.
A crucial role is played by session guitarists Big Jim Sullivan and Jimmy Page, each of them shining with an inventive display of technical wizardry. ‘One Dozen Berrys’ was released in 1966 after he had become a well established figure in the pop currency of international record sales, live shows and TV appearances and the LP duly reinforced his evident popularity. ‘I’ve Got My Tears To Remind Me’ a song written by Jackie DeShannon and Jimmy Page showcases Dave at his melodramatic best. With other tracks having been drawn from a variety of sources, including Chuck Berry again, Bobby Goldsboro and Burt Bacharach-Hal David ( Berry’s hit ‘Baby It’s You), another wide sweep in content and approach is assured from the outset”.
Quoted From / All Rights Reserved Russell Newmark (The Beat Magazine )
ONE DOZEN BERRYS is available through BGO Records.
Official Website http://www.cryinggame.co.uk/
“More than fifty years after their break-up, The Roulettes more than deserve their own catalogue number in the Sixties Pop Library, if only for such gems as ‘Bad Time’ and ‘The Long Cigarette’ or self-written funky b-sides like ‘Junk’ and ‘Jackpot’. Providing a back-bone to Adam Faith , they were on par with The Shadows. Last but not least, their impressive musical curriculum encompasses the likes of Chris Andrews, The Shadows, Unit 4+2, The Kinks, Argent and French superstar Richard Anthony, not to mention their Cheshunt Connection comprising Cliff Richard, Cliff’s friend Dave Sampson, The Hunters, The Royal Parker Five and Buster Meikle’s Daybreakers.
All four Roulettes of the definite line-up formed in May 1963 still meet on a regular basis and I was invited to join guitarist Peter Thorp, drummer Bob Henrit, bassist John ‘Mod’ Rogan and guitarist–keyboardist Russ Ballard to reflect on their story and to set the record straight”. © Eddy Bonte & Shindig
READ THE ROULETTES FEATURE IN Shindig! magzine issue 84 www.shindig-magazine.com
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