It was therefore a fitting finale to Ian's career when he was invited to perform there with The Blockheads
We had some photos done and retweeted them back to e Blockheads
Move forward to today and The Blockheads
are in Cardiff.
Two partnerships enabled Dury to turn the corner - with keyboard player Chas Jankel, who became his writing partner in 1976, and with Dave Robinson, who signed the resulting Ian Dury And The Blockheads
to independent Stiff Records.
Baxter's whimsical and gently-stoned world view is woven through moodscapes partially created by Portishead and Blockhead
Norman Watt Roy.
Much of the Blockhead
backing was added separately and the bustling immediacy of his vintage recordings is sometimes missed.
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SPF50: Horrible-looking bottle, this is a total sunblock.
ONE of the advantages of having a blockhead
for a missus is that you can insult her without her realising it.
Dury's casket was draped in black velvet embroidered with the word "Blockhead
", after his band Ian Dury and the Blockheads
Show him some sympathy, tell him he's brave, and Ian Dury may well knock your blockhead
off with his rhythm stick.
Then, in The Old Man and the C Student, son Bart shows he's a chip off the old blockhead
by also landing himself in bother - in his case, with the law.
Speaking occasionally in tongues - far too many for one mouth, surely - Gazza has managed the impossible - making the Beeb's resident blockhead
, Ian Wright, sound half sensible.