Dickies

(San Fernando Valley, California early 77 – )

 

Official Pre-79 Releases:

Paranoid 10″ (A&M, SP-12008) released Jun 78
Tracks: Paranoid, Hideous, You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla)

Paranoid 7″ (A&M, AMS 7368) released Jun 78, UK
Tracks: Paranoid, I’m O.K. You’re O.K.

Eve of Destruction 7″ (A&M, AMS 7373) released Aug 78, UK
Tracks: Eve of destruction, Doggie do

Give it Back 7″ (A&M, AMS 7391) released Nov 78, UK
Tracks: Give it back, You drive me ape

Silent Night 7″ (A&M, AM 2092) released Nov 78
Tracks: Silent night, Sounds of silence

The Incredible Shrinking Dickies LP (A&M, CS 3327) recorded 78, released 79
Tracks: Give It Back, Poodle Party, Paranoid, She, Shadow Man, Mental Ward, Eve Of Destruction, You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla), Waterslide, Walk Like An Egg, Curb Job, Shake & Bake, Rondo (The Midgets Revenge)

Various Artists – No Wave LP (A&M, SP 4738) released 78
Tracks: Give it back, You drive me ape

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Demo/Rehearsal recorded Nov 77 Audio Asylum Rehearsal Room, San Fernando Valley
Tracks: Hideous, I’m OK You’re OK, You Drive Me Ape, Walk Like An Egg

Whisky A Go-Go, Hollywood 27-12-77
Tracks: Hideous, I’m OK You’re OK, Give It Back, Got It At The Store, Walk Like An Egg, Loose Lucy, Can Ya, Sounds Of Silence, Poodle Party, Curb Job, You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla)

Elk’s Lodge, Los Angeles 24-2-78 Masque Benefit
Tracks: I’m Ok You’re Ok, Shake And Bake, Shadowman, Canyon, You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla), Hideous

Whiskey A Go-Go 4-10-78
Tracks: unknown, unknown #2, Waterslide, Sounds of silence, I’m ok your ok, Poodle party, Walk like an egg, Got it at the store, Mental ward, Shadow man, You drive me ape, Paranoid, Shake and bake

Brighton Dome 21-11-78
Tracks: Paranoid, Give It Back, Sounds Of Silence, Got It At The Store

Bristol 26-11-78
Tracks: Eve Of Destruction, Rondo In A Major (Midget’s Revenge)

 

Further Information;

http://www.thedickies.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dickies
http://punkygibbon.co.uk/bands/d/dickies.html

Line ups:

#1
77 – Jun 81
Stan Lee (gtr)
Billy Remar (bass)
Carlos Cabellero (drms)
Leonard Graves Phillips (voc/keyb)
Robert Davis (keyb/sax)

Carlos Cabellero, Robert Davis (Chuck Wagon ) are ex-Kixs