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Old 17-08-2010, 20:54
maninthequeue
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Here area few more that I adore:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzjPyJyUUsQ
The Iveys - Maybe Tomorrow (1968).

Their debut single which was a big hit in Europe but not in the UK. Before they became (in)famous as Badfinger. This track was produced by Tony Visconti who is rather famous for his work with ......

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgBe8NL1818
David Bowie & The Lower Third - Can't Help Thinking About Me (1965)

A 19 year old Mr Robert Jones first original penned composition single release. This was the first single released after he changed his name from David Jones to David Bowie. It is produced by Tony Hatch whom was married to female singer/songwriter ......

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mgJAhIr9Cw
Jackie Trent & Tony Hatch - The Two Of Us (1967)

This track was a Top 5 smash in Australia & New Zealand at the end of 1967, but sank without trace in the UK. Another UK act who came from Manchester, immigrated to Australia and then returned to initially settle on the Isle of Man were:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7kbQyseI1I
Bee Gees - Spicks and Specks (1966)

(I was going to post Melody Fair from Odessy, but it is not on youtube, nevermind ) ...This track however, was a #1 hit in Australia & New Zealand in late 1966 before they found global success in the rest of the world..... Another group with brothers were .....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9sY3NKP7is
The Kinks - Animal Farm (1968)

Taken from their seminal album The Kinks Are the Village Green Preservation Society this delightful track sums up the very English countryside energy of this album.


PS. Does anyone want a similar thread set up for the 1970s?
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