Ian Dury & The Blockheads
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Ian Dury & The Blockheads

Biography (Wikipedia)

The Blockheads are an English rock 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 "The Draw" 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). If Watt-Roy is unavailable, due to a conflict with Wilko Johnson dates (for whom he also plays bass) his duties are often covered by Nathan King. There is a 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".

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Ian Dury & The Blockheads Performances & Interviews


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What A Waste
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What A Waste
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Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part 3)
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part 3)
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What a Waste
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What a Waste
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Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
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Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part 3)
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part 3)
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Sex And Drugs And Rock & Roll
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Sex And Drugs And Rock & Roll
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part Three)
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Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part Three)
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Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick (Radio 1 In Concert, Hammersmith Odeon, 9 Aug 1979)
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Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick (Radio 1 In Concert, Hammersmith Odeon, 9 Aug 1979)
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What A Waste (Radio 1 In Concert, Hammersmith Odeon, 9 Aug 1979)
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What A Waste (Radio 1 In Concert, Hammersmith Odeon, 9 Aug 1979)
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Reasons To Be Cheerful
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Reasons To Be Cheerful
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Mash It Up Harry
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Mash It Up Harry
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Billericay Dickie
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Billericay Dickie
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Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3
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Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 1985
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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1985

Glastonbury: 1985

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1984
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1984-06-23T06:22:17
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Jun
1984

Glastonbury: 1984

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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