The Singers Tale

Carol Grimes. Ain’t that peculiar? & ‘Fashion Passion’. ©

Photo above – Sheila Burnette. I always loved a Hat!

Gas metres in Bow – early 1980s

Title: AIN’T THAT PECULIAR produced by Micky Gallagher

Format: 12 INCH (VINYL)
Country: UK
Label: POLYDOR Year: 1982 

I loved Marvin Gaye and wrote the B side, Fashion Passion, with beautiful Charley Charles, drummer with the Blockheads, long gone, as have many of my compadres.

Oh, what a master groover! Norman Watt Roy on that Bass?

Bass – Norman Watt-Roy
Drums – Charley Charles
Guitar – John Turnbull
Keyboards – Micky Gallagher
In other words, The Blockheads
Photography By – Martyn Goddard
Producer – Micky Gallagher
Art Direction, Design – Alwyn Clayden
Track list
A Ain’t That Peculiar
Written-By – Tarplin*, Robers*, Moore*, Robinson*
B Fashion Passion
Written-By – C. Grimes*& C. Charles*

2 comments

    1. Great take on a great song. Love your singing mi Amiga, hope you come through soon, sending you my good thoughts.

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