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Gene Pitney

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Gene Pitney: Why 'Tulsa' Made The Charts

Profile by Norman Jopling, Record Mirror, 11 January 1964


Gene Pitney: I Feel So Comfortable in Britain, Says Gene

Report and Interview by June Harris, Disc, 15 February 1964

"TWENTY-FOUR hours from home!" That was Gene Pitney's comment when he flew into London from Paris last Wednesday for a day on his way back ...

Cilla Black writes for Disc... They Spoil Me

Interview by uncredited writer, Disc, 14 March 1964

I'm the only girl on tour — and it's really marvellous! ...

Our Great Mate Gene Pitney

Interview by Keith Altham, Fabulous, 22 August 1964

I LEANED BACK in my chair and regarded my empty lunch plate with a satisfied smile. ...

Gene Pitney's 72 Days With The Supremes

Interview by Ian Dove, New Musical Express, 2 October 1964

GENE PITNEY recently took a bus journey with the Supremes. They shared front seat views — FOR 72 DAYS AND OVER 30,000 MILES. Gene, who ...

Flashback for Gene Pitney to The Most Ridiculous Session Ever

Interview by Ian Dove, New Musical Express, 5 March 1965

WORD WENT around very quickly about the "most ridiculous recording session ever." Accountants blanched as they put the cost in their account books. Heads of ...

Hey GENE, Read This!

Interview by Nancy Lewis, Fabulous, 24 April 1965

GENE HAS been working very hard editing this issue, but he found out there was still some blank space. So when he stepped out of ...

Gene Pitney, Lulu: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by uncredited writer, Music Echo, 30 October 1965

ARTHUR HOWE'S "Gene Pitney Show" opened at London's Finsbury Park Astoria on Friday with the American star giving a brilliant gimmick-free performance with an act ...

Gene Pitney, The Troggs, Sounds Inc., David Garrick: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by Peter Jones, Record Mirror, 25 February 1967

Pitney tour — a birthday triumph for first night ...

Gene Pitney, The Troggs: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by Keith Altham, New Musical Express, 25 February 1967

Gene Captures Audience Despite Sitdown! Says Keith Altham ...

Gene Pitney, the Troggs: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by Alan Walsh, Melody Maker, 25 February 1967

GENE PITNEY strolled on stage on the first night of his last British tour last Friday at the Astoria, Finsbury Park and proved once again ...

Gene Pitney, Amen Corner, Status Quo: Lewisham Odeon/Kinks, Tremeloes, Herd: Walthamstow Granada

Live Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 13 April 1968


Gene Pitney: Variety Club, Batley

Live Review by uncredited writer, New Musical Express, 6 July 1968


Gene Pitney Gets His Limelight

Comment by Steven R Rosen, Denver Post, 11 April 2002

THE BIG NEWS at this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies was that Gene Pitney finally got in. ...


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