This Band started in the 68's as IVEYS who recorded for Apple Records they changed name to BADFINGER in 1969 and had first great Hit with an PAUL McCartney song 'Come and get it' for the Movie MAGIC CHRISTIAN. The next 45 went to 5 in the charts 'No Matter What' and 'Day After Day' the follow up single stoped at 10.... from this time on the band had no more luck at all....(see book from Ingeborg Schober/) The Band (HAM-EvVANS) wrote and recorded many great Pop Songs...
With 'Without You..' HARRY NILSON had a big Hit.
Pop-Music at his best
Stye : Beat ; Pop ;
see: Iveys ; Paul McCartney ; Walker Brothers - Gary Walker & Rain ; Merseys ; Natural Gas ;
Pete Ham - guitars, vocals; Tommy Evans - bass, guitar; Mike Gibbons - drums;
Joey Molland - lead guitar; Bob Jackson (1974) - keyboards;
IVEYS (1968-1969) :
Pete Ham - guitar, voc.; Ron Griffiths - bass, vocals; Mike Gibbons - drums, perc.;
David Jenkins, Tommy Evans - guitar, voc:;
1.. I miss you
2. Shine On
3. Love is easy
4. Song for a lost friend
5. Why don't we talk
7. Matted Spam
8. Where do we go from here?
9. My Heart goes out
10. Lonely you
11. Give it up
12. Andy Norris