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Tales of the Unexpected…Diana Dors

From 1964 on Fontana records comes this genuine suprise. Here we have Britain’s answer to Marylin Monroe, the one only Diana Dors with a freakbeat monster of a record. Diana made a variety of records in her career, mostly of … Continue reading

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An ¡OUT OF SIGHT! happening!

Finally after a couple of years we managed to track down the only surviving copy of the ¡OUT OF SIGHT! happening from 2007. Basically we forgot it was uploaded to Youtube, then we couldn’t find the relevant search words to … Continue reading

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’60s Stars at Home

Here are some top photos of popstars from the sixties residing in their dwellings. Steve Marriot with what looks like a an early home-studio, Jeff Beck with his somewhat small record collection and his (i think) Sansui amplifier and Lenco … Continue reading

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Spending a late night yesterday trawling through the blind and sometimes glittering alleys of Youtube I came across “Budgie”(1971). Budgie was series starring pop-star Adam Faith as a prisoner leaving jail and trying, or actually not trying at all, to … Continue reading

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The World Of Twist

Whilst perusing the internet last night I came across this great picture… …and it instantly reminded me of The World Of Twist. This is because it was used in homage on the cover of their “Sons of the Stage” single: … Continue reading

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Let’s Go: The Swinging Camera

This was a groovy musical from 1967, made for Italian television. One of the earliest colour transmissions in Italy as you can see from this clip they made good use of the colours of the day. In fact it makes … Continue reading

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