Label: High Roller Records - HRR 204CD • Format: CD Compilation, Remastered • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Hard Rock, Heavy Metal
Mervyn Spam Spence vocals, bassRoger Fox guitars and Degg Newman drums who replaced drummer Paul Phizacklea before any recording commenced, produced one 7" single, played locally and then Footprints On The Water - Big Daisy / Jury - Big Daisy after a few years. Even before the single was released inBig Daisy had already demoed tracks such as "U. We did all the backing tracks and guitar parts and we recorded my vocals in the toilet of my flat. Natural reverb! Another track on the Dance Man - El Coco - Dance Man Daisy first recordings is called 'Killing me'.
Date of recording 8th of March and mixed on 20th of March On this song I use an effects pedal called 'bass balls'. We knew nothing about the business so it was an easy option. They were based in London. Wright and rates as one of the most collectible N.
They loved the Big Daisy single and I think went to the same studio in Leamington. Producer on Big Daisy was John Rivers. As the Big Daisy single is Footprints On The Water - Big Daisy / Jury - Big Daisy a collectible item, it was to be reckoned with that a bootleg copy would appear sooner or later.
It took quite some time but a few years back an illegal Big Daisy 10" appeared supposedly in Argentina. If the bootleggers were to share the money made, then that would be okay. It's Forrobodó Das Meninas - Joyce Moreno - Palavra E Som as we are in danger of killing off the music industry. Some time after the release of the Big Daisy single, the line up of the band changed. Guitarist Roger Fox left to be substituted by Tim Rowe.
Vocally things did not change as it was me, but Tim did attempt to do some numbers. Jury was the more or less direct follow up to Big Daisy. With "Don't go" they landed a spot on Ebony's "Metallic Storm" compilation, which was released in I know the guy made a lot of money out of his catalogue. I suppose we did have hopes to sign a proper album deal with Ebony but I am glad we did not. Back then, the Jury number "Having a Party" was chosen to be the A-side of a possible single but the venture was never put into action.
Over the years, Merv Spence offered his vocal talents to a number of bands, e. Merv Spence continues to work within the music business and has recorded and performed with international bands such as Trapeze, Phenomena and the mentioned Wishbone Ash … That's quite an astonishing list! I also built my own recording studio as I was trying to find myself musically.
I signed a major record deal with Warners International to record several studio projects which in the end became my first solo album. I am currently developing several new exciting and unique music and media projects to be released through my company Emjo Media Group.
Svjatoslav Richter* - Schwetzinger Festspiele 1993 Konzertabend, Without A Song - McGann* - Ugly Beauty, Emma Peel, Formula One - Hula Hoop / Boyracer - Hula Hoop / Boyracer (Flexi-disc), Time Passing (The Pantheon Meal) - Wim Mertens - The Belly Of An Architect, Deep Dish - Fonosandwich - Fonosandwich