Dave's first record is released -Memphis. Tennessee- and enters UK Top Twenty
Record of The Crying Game- reaches number 5 in British pop charts Undertakes major UK tour with Rolling Stones.
Record of "Little Things" reaches number five in UK charts Dave's performance is the highlight of the Grand Gala Du Disque ' 65 concert in Amsterdam, alongside names like The Everly Brothers, The Supreme's and Cilla Black.
Dave enjoys another UK top five hit with his record of “Mama”
This Strange Effect- reaches number one in both Holland and Belgium
Dave represents England in Knokke Song Festival and receives the Press Prize for his performance
Appears with James Brown and The Animals at the Paris Olympia
Appears alongside The Small Faces at the Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen
Six weeks tour in Salisbury, South Africa.
Major tours of USA and Canada
Tours as special guest of Adam and The Ants and The Sex Pistols.
First major nationwide Retro-Tour alongside fellow 60's performers like Troggs and
Special guest appearance with Human League at major UK venues
Sees the release of "Hostage To The Beat-, Dave's first album in a decade which receives critical acclaim.
Special Award from Radio Veronica, Holland for "This Strange Effect as best selling pop single of all time
With the huge success of the Oscar-winning film "The Crying Game, directed by Neil Jordan, Dave's career enjoys a new impetus.
Prestigious appearances at London's Dorchester and the Birmingham Symphony Hall.
Dave's performance at the Alexis Korner Tribute at the Buxton opera House is the surprise hit of this annual event.
Dave is the subject of a Dutch TV 'Documentary' based around the success of---This Strange Effect"
Dave receives a special European Award for Services To Music. Completes a successful 60-night UK concert tour culminating with an appearance at the London Palladium. Performs with The Cruisers as special guests on the Q.E.2 on a three-week cruise to the Caribbean
Appearances in Holland and Belgium Successful Nationwide UK tour as part of the 60's Gold 11 tour along with The Troggs, Tremeloes and Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich. The year is completed on December 1 st. with a prestigious performance on board the cruise liner Pride of Billboard from Dover to Greenwich as part of the Millennium celebrations.
Appearances in Blackpool and Llandudno as special guest of the legendary Van Morrison for which Dave receives a great reception. Successful series of Summer concerts appearing with colleagues from the 60's Mike Pender's Searchers and Brian Poole & Electrix.
Dave is busier than ever touring throughout the Uk & Europe
Dave Goes out on the road with 'the Relinandarockin' tour featuring Dave, Gerry Marsden, Mike D'abo, Brian Poole, Dave Dee, Mike Pender & The Nolan's, the tour sells out all over the country, at an outdoor rock festival at Clumber Park in Nottinghamshire Dave stars alongside the Manfred's in front of an audience of 10,000 !
Dave Goes out on the road again with 'The Reelinandarockin' tour starting from Fort Lauderdale Florida and through the Panama Canal to Acapulco on the QE2, He continues his tours of the UK & Europe with his band' The Cruisers' and is booked for a further 50 concerts with 'The Reelinandarockin' tour, Dave is to release a new Blues album in the fall titled “Memphis in the Meantime'
Dave tours Scandanavia with the Reelinandarockin Show, this time with his
old friend P J Proby, and then joins the QE2 in Walvis Bay, Namibia for 2
shows on route to the Canary Islands.
Mike Pender's Searches join Dave for a UK Theatre Tour. More R/B is included
in his set.Second visit to Australia.
'Shot of R/B' tour with The Troggs,Animals and Legend Zoot Money is seen on
stage for the first time with Dave,
Tours this year with 'Marmalade'.Final dates with the Reelinandarockin show
which over the last 6yrs has featured Gerry,Mike D'abo,Wayne Fontana,Brian
Poole,Tony Crane,Barry Ryan.
Dave says it's been the best years of his long
'Solid Silver Sixties 'tour. 64 dates includes London Palladium ,Belfast.
Londonderry and everywhere in between. On the tour were Gerry,Dave Dee and
the Swingin Blue jeans.
Dave no 1 in Radio London's Chart with Cajun Moon
from his album 'Memphis in the Meantime'. Check it out on Internet Radio.
DAVE GUEST AT ROYAL ALBERT HALL. LONDON..DUSTY SPRINGFIELD CONCERT WITH BOY GEORGE… HAZEL O'CONNER…MICA PARIS…RICK ASTLEY….
DAVE AT MELTDOWN FESTIVAL LONDON..CURATOR. RAY DAVIES.WITH PALOMA FAITH…RONNIE SPECTOR….SANDIE SHAW …
Many Thanks to John Firminger for compiling this list