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OH, ICH WILL BETTELN,
ICH WILL STEHLEN

NEW SEEKERS

Composed by
T. Cole, G. Hall,
S. Wolfe & Lilibert
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay

Single
B Side - Move Me Lord
Philips 6006 207
1st Released 1972

CDs
Greatest Hits

Unlike other editions of the single, the German language version of the New Seekers Eurovision hit Beg Steal, or Borrow was not released with a second Song for Europe on the reverse. Instead it was issued with one of Peter Doyle's own compositionson the B side. It spent 17 weeks on the German charts peaking at no 5.

 

ONE

NEW SEEKERS

Composer Nilsson
Producer David Mackay
Arranged by David Mackay
& Bill Shepherd
1st Released 1971EP
Top Songs for Today

Released as a single in Poland

black & white Polish picture sleeve

 


CD
The New Seekers - 2 LPs on 1 CD
SongBook 1970 - 1974

Ultimate Collection

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

 

ONE BY ONE

NEW SEEKERS

Composed by Mike Leander & Eddie Seago
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay

1st Released
February, 1972

Single
B side to
Beg, Steal or Borrow

UK Polydor 2058 201

EP
For You We Sing

One By One came a resounding second in the UK vote for the Song For Europe, although it lagged a long way behind Beg, Steal or Borrow it scored nearly twice as many points as it's nearest rival making it a worthy choice for the B side of the 1972 Eurovision release.

1972 British Songs For Europe

CDs
Beg, Steal or Borrow
SongBook 1970 - 1974
Ultimate Collection
Very Best of the New Seekers
The Very Best of the Olivia Newton John & the New Seekers
World of the New Seekers
LPs & Tapes
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
Circles (Elektra)
We'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (Japan)
We'd Like To Teach The World to Sing:
(Polydor/Philips
)

 

ONE MORE RIVER

PETER DOYLE

Composer Peter Doyle
Produced by Alan Tarney
& Trevor Spencer

1st Released 1977
LP
Skin Deep

1st Released 1977

 

 

 

OUT ON THE EDGE OF BEYOND

NEW SEEKERS

Composed by Sammes-Bendall
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay

1st Released 1972

CDs
The New Seekers - 2 LPs on 1 CD
SongBook 1970 - 1974
Ultimate Collection

LPs & Tapes
Circles (Elektra)
Look What They've Done to My Song, Ma

New Seekers Special

One of the six 1972 British Songs For Europe

 

PERFECT LOVE

Composer Paul Williams
Produced & Arranged by
David Mackay

CD
28 Great Songs
The New Seekers - 2 LPs on 1 CD

LPs & Tapes
The Best of the New Seekers
Circles (Elektra)
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
Fareweill Album

 

PINBALL WIZARD/SEE ME, FEEL ME

NEW SEEKERS

Composer Pete Townsend
Producer Michael Lloyd
Arranged by Tommy Oliver

1st Released 1973

SinglesB Side: Time Limit
Polydor 2058 338
Japan
Polydor DP-1904
US & Canada
MGM MV-10709

B-Side: Come Softly to Me
US & Canada
MGM MV-10709

Pinball Wizard was a hit single from The Who's hit concept album, Tommy.   The New Seekers combined it with another track from the same album to create their only medley hit, Pinball Wizard/See Me Feel Me. 

CDs
28 Great Songs
Singles
The Greatest Hits
Perfect Harmony
Beg, Steal or Borrow
SongBook 1970 - 1974
Ultimate Collection
Very Best of the New Seekers
The Very Best of the Olivia Newton John
& the New Seekers

World of the New Seekers

EP
Pinball Wizard

LPs & Tapes
20 Solid Gold Hits
Beg, Steal or Borrow (Karussell)
Best of the New Seekers (Readers' Digest)
In Perfect Harmony (Japan)
The New Seekers (Marks & Spencer)
Now
Pinball Wizards

 

PLASTIC DREAMS AND TOY BALLOONS

PETER DOYLE

Composer Neil Sedaka

Single
B- Side: You're My Remedy
Astor A-7082
1st Released 1967
Australian Release

CDs
Buried But Not Dead

LPs & Tapes
Australian Rock Heritage Vol 1
Oz Rock Classics

Peter's final single as a solo artist before joining the Virgil Brothers is a masterpiece in which he gives a truly haunting, mature performance.  It is hard to understand now, why this should have been the swansong to his sixties solo career instead of the start of something even bigger.

Updated 23.05.2011

 

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