Ian Dury

Ian Dury

Ian Robins Dury (12 May 1942 – 27 March 2000) was an English rock and roll singer, lyricist, bandleader, artist, and actor who initially rose to fame during the late 1970s, during the punk and New Wave era of rock music. He is best known as founder and lead singer of the British band Ian Dury and the Blockheads.

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Straight From The Desk
... Straight From The Desk is a live album by Ian Dury The Blockheads recorded 23 December 1978 at the Ilford Odeon, Ilford, Essex ... audience break the venue's floor, presumably in excitement causing Dury to warn the audience to mind the hole as an introduction to "Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick" and mention it repeatedly later in the set ... Dury forgets the words totally on "There Ain't Half Been Some Clever Bastards" forcing the Blockheads to carry on playing while he remembers them and gets back in time ...
The Blockheads - History - Formation and Early Years
... Charles joined a new band being formed by Ian Dury, who had begun writing songs with pianist and guitarist Chaz Jankel (the brother of noted music video, TV ... With Jankel fashioning Dury's lyrics into number of songs, the two began recording with Charles, Watt-Roy, Gallagher, Turnbull and former Kilburn and the High-roads saxophonist Davey Payne ... Next door to Dury's manager's office, however, was the newly formed Stiff Records, a perfect home for Dury's maverick style ...
Live Stiffs Live - Personnel
... guitar, vocals Davey Payne - saxophone Denise Roudette - bass Ian Dury - drums Larry Wallis' Psychedelic Rowdies (side one, track 5) Larry Wallis - guitar, vocals Nick Lowe - bass Penny Tobin ...
Sweet Gene Vincent - Versions
... live version of the song can be found on Dury's Warts 'N' Audience album, it is preceded by a short introduction by Dury in the form of him singing another song and Dury ... Another version has been released, recorded live after Ian Dury's death appears on The Blockhead's first release without their former lead singer Straight From The Desk - 2 ... Jones of The Clash on guitar, was part of the Concert For Kampuchea, on 27 December 1979 Dury teasingly tells Jones "Listen, we got four chords in this ...
Barney Bubbles - Career - Stiff, Radar and F Beat (and Other Punk and New Wave)
... Bubbles created sleeves for bands including The Damned, Elvis Costello, Ian Dury and Wreckless Eric ... Bubbles also maintained his freelance output, producing designs for Peter Jenner (Ian Dury and Billy Bragg's manager), and others, creating a prodigious ... and a message that these postcards had been die-cut away from the rest of the sleeve Ian Dury and the Blockheads - Do It Yourself, which was released in 28 sleeve variations, all of ...