Kilburn & the High Roads

(Kilburn, London Nov 70 – Jun 76)
Pub Rock

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

Rough Kids 7″ (Dawn, DNS-1090) release Nov 74
Tracks: Rough Kids, Billy Bentley

Crippled with Nerves 7″ (Dawn, DNS-1102) released Feb 75
Tracks: Crippledd with nerves, Huffety Puff

Handsome LP (Dawn, DNLS-3065) recorded Mar 75, released Jun 75
Tracks: The Roadette Song, Pam’s Moods, Crippled with Nerves, Broken Skin, Upminster Kid, Patience (So What?), Father, Thank you Mum, Rough Kids, The Badger and the Rabbit, The Mumble Rumble and the Cocktail Rock

Crippled with Nerves 7″ (Pye, 16 219 AT) released Aug 75, Germany
Tracks: Crippled with nerves, The call up

Various Artists – Has it dawned on You? LP (Dawn, DNSM-5001) released 75
Tracks: Rough kids, Upminster kid

Wotabunch LP (Warner Bros, K-56513) recorded Jan 74, released 77
Tracks: The Call Up, Crippled With Nerves, Patience (So What?), You’re More Than Fair, Upminster Kid, Billy Bentley, Huffety Puff, Rough Kids, The Roadette Song, The Badger And The Rabbit, The Mumble Rumble And The Cocktail Rock,
Pam’s Moods

The Best Of EP 7″ (Bonaparte, BONE-1) released Nov 77
Tracks: Father, Thank You Mum, Upminster Kid, Rough Kids, The Mumble Rumble And The Cocktail Rock

Billy Bentley 7″ (Warner Bros, K-17225) released Sep 78
Tracks: Billy Bentley, Pam’s Moods

Various Artists – Midnight Hustle LP (K-Tel, NE-1037) released 78
Tracks: Billy Bentley

Various Artists – Rock Heroes 2xLP (Pickwick, PLD-8001) released 78
Tracks: Pam’s mood, Father

Humphrey Ocean & the Hardy Annuals

Whoops a daisy 7″ (Stiff, BUY-29) released Jun 78
Tracks: Whoops a daisy, Davy Crockett

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Hope & Anchor, London Nov 73 (BBC Old Grey Whistle Test)
Tracks: The mumble rumble & the cocktail rock

Demos recorded 74
Tracks: Who’s to Know?, Back to Blighty, O.K. Roland, Twenty Tiny Fingers

Demo recorded 76?
Tracks: I made mary cry

 

Further Information;

http://www.punk77.co.uk/groups/Kilburn%20_&_the%20_high_roads.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kilburn_and_the_High_Roads
http://www.humphreyocean.com

Line ups:

Kilburn & the High Roads #1
Nov – Dec 70
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Charlie Hart (bass)
Terry Day (drms)
Ted Speight (gtr)
George Khan (sax)

#2
Nov – Dec 71
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Ian Smith (bass)
Chris Lucas (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#3
Jan – May 72
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Charlie Hart (bass)
Chris Lucas (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#4
May 72 – Jan 73
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Charlie Hart (bass)
Terry Day (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#5
Jan – Apr 73
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Charlie Hart (bass)
David Rohoman (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#6
May – Dec 73
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Humphrey Ocean (bass)
David Rohoman (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#7
Dec 73
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Jerome Lucas (bass)
David Rohoman (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Keith Lucas (gtr)

#8
Jan – Apr 74
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Davey Payne (sax)
Charlie Sinclair (bass)
Keith Lucas (gtr)
Louis Larose (drms)

#9
Apr – July 74
Ian Dury (voc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Davey Payne (sax)
Charlie Sinclair (bass)
Keith Lucas (gtr)
George Butler (drms)

#10
July 74 – Jun 75
Ian Dury (voc)
David Rohoman (drms)
Davey Payne (sax)
Charlie Sinclair (bass)
Keith Lucas (gtr)
Rod Melvin (keyb)

Ian Dury & the Kilburns #1
Nov 75 – Jan 76
Ian Dury (voc)
Rod Melvin (keyb)
Ted Speight (gtr)
John Earle (sax)
Giorgi Dionisiev (bass)
Malcolm Mortimer (drms)

#2
Jan – Jun 76
Ian Dury (voc)
Chaz Jankel (keyb/gtr)
Ted Speight (gtr)
John Earle (sax)
Giorgi Dionisiev (bass)
Malcolm Mortimer (drms)

Humphrey Ocean & the Hardy Annuals
78
Humphrey Ocean (voc/bass)
Ian Dury (perc)
Russell Hardy (keyb)
Chas Jankel (gtr)

Keith Lucas (Nick Cash) later 999
Rod Melvin is ex-Moody & the Menstruators, later with Celia Gollin (Celia & the Mutations)
John Earle is ex-Gnidrolog, later with Graham Parker, Jona Lewie, Johnny Thunders All Stars, Charlie Fawn
Chaz Jankel is ex-Byzantium, later in Alberto Y Lost Trios Paranoias
Ian Dury & Chaz Jankel later in Ian Dury & the Blockheads
Ian Dury, John Earle, Charlie Hart & Davey Payne also later with Wreckless Eric
Terry Day, Charlie Hart & Russell Hardy are ex-People Band
Keith Lucas is ex-Pentagon Beat Group, Frosty Jodhpur
Malcolm Mortimer is ex-GT Moore & the Reggae Guitars, Gentle Giant, Roogalator
George Butler is ex-Eggs Over Easy, later in Uncle Dog, Clancy, Wayne Kramer & the Pink Fairies, Lightning Raiders
Louis Larose, David Rohomon & Charlie Sinclair are ex-Phoenix

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