Ian Dury & The Blockheads
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/960x540/p01bqp2p.jpg
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/d4675794-9ad3-48eb-bcd4-b98be183b396
Ian Dury & The Blockheads

Biography (Wikipedia)

The Blockheads are an English rock and roll band. Originally fronted by lead singer Ian Dury as Ian Dury and the Blockheads, the band has continued to perform since Dury's death in 2000. Current members include Derek Hussey (vocals), Chaz Jankel (keyboards and guitar), Norman Watt-Roy (bass), Mick Gallagher (keyboards and piano), John Turnbull (vocals and guitar) and John Roberts (drums).

There is rolling line-up of saxophonists that includes Gilad Atzmon, Terry Edwards or Dave Lewis and from time to time, the original sax player, Davey Payne. The band are best known for their hit singles, recorded with Dury, "What a Waste", "Hit Me with Your Rhythm Stick", "Reasons to be Cheerful, Part 3", and "Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll".

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.

Ian Dury & The Blockheads Performances & Interviews


Tracks

Sort by

Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Sweet Gene Vincent
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Sweet Gene Vincent
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
What A Waste
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
What A Waste
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01msq19.jpg
link
Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Reasons To Be Cheerful
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Reasons To Be Cheerful
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Sweet Gene Vincent
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Sweet Gene Vincent
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Reasons To Be Cheerful (Pt. 3)
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Reasons To Be Cheerful (Pt. 3)
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
I'm Partial To Your Abracadabra
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
I'm Partial To Your Abracadabra
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
What A Waste
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
What A Waste
Ian Dury & Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Reasons To Be Cheerful
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Reasons To Be Cheerful
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
One Love
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
One Love
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
England's Glory
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
England's Glory
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Blockheads (Radio 1 Session, 30 Nov 1977)
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Blockheads (Radio 1 Session, 30 Nov 1977)
Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Sweet Gene Vincent (Radio 1 Session, 30 Nov 1977)
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqp2p.jpg
link
Sweet Gene Vincent (Radio 1 Session, 30 Nov 1977)
Load more tracks
Playlists featuring Ian Dury & The Blockheads


Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 1985
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/enmbj5
Worthy Farm, Pilton
1985-06-21T09:19:22
21
Jun
1985

Glastonbury: 1985

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1984
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/eq9fhn
Worthy Farm, Pilton
1984-06-22T09:19:22
22
Jun
1984

Glastonbury: 1984

Worthy Farm, Pilton

Latest News

    The real-life David Brents: 12 inspiring musicians who made it later in life
    Youth is wasted on the young, as proved by this line-up of legends who didn’t break through until they were older
    7 cult musicians we should all know more about
    Exploring the worlds of Syd Barrett, Nick Drake, Scott Walker, Delia Derbyshire and others with seven radio programmes
Back to artist