WAY BACK,BACK,BACK TO THE VERY EARLY DAYS OF ROCK N ROLL IN GREAT BRITAIN WHEN THE SIX FIVE SPECIAL WAS BROADCAST.TEENAGERS WOULD TUNE INTO THIS SHOW EVERY WEEK AND WAS ABOUT THE ONLY PROGRAMME BACK THEN THAT CATERED FOR THEIR GENERATION.IT NOW DOES SEEM RATHER DATED BUT THEN CAUSED A SENSATION.BRITISH ACTS ON THIS SHOW FEATURE ROCK N ROLL BUT IT IS COMING FROM A JAZZ BACKGROUND SUCH AS CHRIS BARBER & ERIC DELANEY RATHER THAN A GUITAR/DRUMS FORMAT.OTHERS ACTS FEATURED ARE MICHAEL HOLLIDAY NOT EXACTLY ROCK N ROLL BUT A BIG BRITISH STAR WAY BACK THEN WITH A NO 1 HIT "STORY OF MY LIFE" AND COMEDIAN SPIKE MULLIGAN.ALSO DO SEE THE AMERICAN BLACK DO-WOP GROUP THE DEEP RIVER BOYS CLOSING THE SHOW WITH GREAT VERSIONS OF ELVIS HITS THAT WERE BIG THEN "ALL SHOOK UP" & "LOVE ME TENDER.
Posted by C.Chamberlain on 20th May 2017
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