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Hold Tight / Hideaway
Hold Tight / Hideaway

Hold Tight / Hideaway 1966

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Hold Tight / Hideaway 1966

5 mins United Kingdom

The journey to Slough was never groovier than in this fab psych-beat music promo film. The film showcases the smash hit singles 'Hold Tight' and 'Hideaway' by the hugely successful Wiltshire-bred pop group Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich, who spent more weeks in the late 1960s UK pop singles chart than the Beatles.

Following a death-defying high-speed performance of UK pop smash 'Hold Tight', precariously played while racing across the Chiswick Flyover in an open-topped Bentley (note bass player Dozy, aka Trevor Leonard Ward-Davies, clinging on for dear life), the group commandeer a nearby stately home for a rebellious rendition of their successful follow up, 'Hideaway'. Both songs were UK Top Ten hits in 1966.

Featuring

Dozy Dave Dee

Genres

Music video

Tags

Pop music (the charts)

Collection

Beat Generations

Released

1966

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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