The band manages three more top-40 singles — one of which, Limbo Rock, will become a US#2 for Chubby Checker in 1962. Other sometime band members marked by destiny include Glen Campbell and Seals and Crofts.
1967 (Mar 17)
It includes Bonnie Dobson‘s 1962 apocalyptic folk-rock song Morning Dew. Previously the band played for many of Ken Kesey‘s 1965 ‘Acid Tests‘, most notably on Dec. 10 at the Fillmore. The Dead and its extended jams will enjoy one of the most loyal fanbases in all of music, and guide many to the light.
Skull & roses
It originally appears on Costello’s second album This Year’s Model (UK#4, US#30). It’s produced by Costello’s fellow Stiff Records artist Nick Lowe. Several dozen covers exist. First hit Watching the Detectives is included on the US release of first album My Aim Is True.
Costello has released over 30 albums. In 2009 he has another US top-20 album with Secret, Profane & Sugarcane (US#13,UK#71).