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Composers

Ahmet Ertegun at
History of Rock

James Griffin Website

Marty Kristian
New Seeker

Reg Presley at
Dark Star 1.co.uk

 

 

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Bread

The Coasters

The Clovers at
Lucille's Rockin Radio

Lyn Paul

Troggs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LADY YOU GOT ME

PETER DOYLE

Composer Peter Doyle
Remastered for Rarities by
Neil Gray

CD
Rarities 

1st Released 29th May, 2004 

A beautiful love song - pure Peter!
From the Rarities liner notes: “Another of the treasures we found from the 1988-1995 period.  We are assuming it was recorded at Gisborne. This too was played at Peter's funeral.”

 

 

LAY ME DOWN

NEW SEEKERS

Composer Peter Doyle
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay
1st Released 1972

Single
Lyn Paul - 1974
B side to
Sail the Summer Winds
Polydor 2058 472

CD
Ultimate Collection
We'd Like to Teach the World to Sing

LPs & Tapes
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
New Colours (Elektra)
New Colours (Polydor/Philips))
We'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (Elektra)

Lyn Paul sang the lead on Lay Me Down a song which Peter wrote especially for her to sing and it was used as an album track by the New Seekers.  In 1974 Lyn sang Sail the Summer Winds, the theme to the film The Dove, the song was released as a single with Lay me Down was on the B side.

 

 

LIKE I LOVE YOU

PETER DOYLE

Composer Joe E. Scott
Producer Pat Aulton

Single
B side to Speechless
Sunshine QK-902
1st Released 1965

EP
Stupidity & Speechless

LPs & Tape
The Big Four
Festival Files: Speechless
Peter's First Album

 

 

LOOK AWAY

VIRGIL BROTHERS

Composer Peter Doyle
Producer David Mackay
Arranged by Johnny Arthey

Single
B side to
Temptation 'Bout To Get Me

Parlophone R5787 1969
Rare Earth R 5006 1969

US Release

CD
Fairytales Can Come True

EP
Virgil Brothers
Odeon (Brazil)

1st Released 1969

Peter's first composition to be released on a single, Look Away appeared as the B Side to later issues of Temptation 'Bout To Get Me, Look Away replacing the original Lovett-Young composition, I See Her Face.

 

 

LOOK, LOOK

NEW SEEKERS

Composer Marty Kristian
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay

Single
B Side to We've Got to Do It Now
Polydor 2058 397
September 1973

Lead Vocals: Marty Kristian

CD
Sentimental Seventies
(
but misnamed Look What They've Done To My Song)
Simply the Best

LPs & Tapes
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
Now
Pinball Wizards

A Marty Kristian composition featruring Marty singing the lead.

 

 

LOOK WHAT THEY'VE DONE TO MY SONG, MA

 

 

LOOK WHAT YOU'VE DONE

NEW SEEKERS

Composed by
James Griffin 1943-2005
& Rob Royer
Produced by David Mackay
Arranged by Bill Shepherd
& David Mackay

1st Released 1971

CD
Songbook 1970-1974
Ultimate Collection

EP
For You We Sing

LPs & Tapes
Beautiful People (Philips)
Beg Steal or Borrow (Contour)
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
Never Ending Song of Love
(Polydor)  
You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me

Written for and recorded by Bread, by two of the group's members.

 

 

LOST GIRL

GRANDMA'S TONIC

Composer Reg Presley

Single
B side to I Know
Astor: A7074
1st Released 1967

CD
Lost Tonic

LPs
Before Birdmen Flew Volume 1
Ugly Things Volume 2

The Troggs' first single provided Grandma's Tonic with the B side for their first release I Know and gave Peter the chance for a complete style change from his solo hits. 

 

 

LOVEY DOVEY

PETER DOYLE

Composed by Ahmet Ertegun
& Memphis Curtis
Producer Pat Aulton
1st Released 1966
LPs & Tape
Festival Files: Speechless
Peter's First Album
Sunshine All Star Spectacular

This song was also recorded by the Clovers and the Coasters.
 

 

 

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Updated 21.05.2011

 

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