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Monday, 9 September 2013

DIGGER REVELL



Born Gary Hildred in Dubbo, Digger is credited with pioneering Australian rock and roll. He started his career in the late 50s and then in 1961 he became the lead vocalist of The Denvermen. First appearing on television in 1963 he sung on a number of national television shows including Bandstand and the Johnny O’Keefe Show. He released many songs in the sixties as a soloist and with The Denvermen. After leaving the band, Revell then went on to a successful solo career, moving eventually into the country music scene. During his career he performed in Australia and overseas and played to troops in Asia during the Vietnam War.



SINGLES
Surfside / Lisa Maree
Digger Revell and The Denvermen
5 JAN '63#17
Building Castles in the Air
Digger Revell with The Denvermen
8 JUN '63#47
Over the Rainbow

21 SEP '63#75
My Little Rocker's Turned Surfie
Digger Revell and The Denvermen
18 JAN '64#32
Just Call on Me
Digger Revell and The Denvermen
2 MAY '64#90
Jenny, Jenny
Digger Revell and The Denvermen
28 NOV '64#71
My Prayer

15 MAY '65#25
Twilight Time

31 JUL '65#19
You Won't Find That Kind in Me

17 SEP '66#48





References

http://rocktheboatcruise.com.au/2012/Digger%20Revell.html

http://top100singles.blogspot.com.au/


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