Wednesday, 2 September 2015
Released 1959, Jay North featured in the 1959 American TV series "Dennis The Menace" in the UK the series was retitled "Dennis The Pickle" as there was a "Dennis The Menace" in the Beano and many people thought it was the Beano character.
The two cartoons are of similar age the American strip started March 12th March 1951,
The British "Dennis The Menace" first saw the light of day in the Beano issued on 7th Match 1951 though dated 17th March 1951.
It was 1996 before the British Dennis got a TV break the American version having both live and animated series and a number of films.
Jay North - The Animal Fair
Jay North - Little Boy Blues
Monday, 31 August 2015
This 1971 release is the only record by 'Enery Tankard and the penultimate record on the Domino label.
It has been pouring with rain this morning so no Boot Sale today.
'Enry Tankard - Sweet Polyanna
'Enry Tankard - Short Time Livin'
Sunday, 30 August 2015
Released 1955 in 1955 Ted Heath released 6 singles and 6 EP's.
Tomorrow it is the last major Boot Sale of the year the weather looks a bit dodgy if it is raining I probably will not bother to go.
Blue Skies March
Saxaphone Mambo (Featuring Leslie Gilbert - Alto Sax.)
This 1963 record is the only outing for Hank Rogers on Embassy.
Bud Ashton And His Group - Atlantis
Hank Rogers - Deck Of Cards
This record like the original Bee Gees release of "The Singer Sang His Song" passed me by I first came across this version on the CD "Maybe Some One Is Digging Underground" and put it on my wants list last week a copy finally showed up.
Nomads - The Singer Sang His Song
Nomads - Lovin' Him