Dik Dik is an Italian beat-pop-rock band, named after the antelope Dik-dik, formed in the 1960s and still in activity. They were most popular in the late 1960s, when they released a string of hit singles with the contribution of renowned lyric-writer Mogol and songwriter Lucio Battisti, their greatest successes being Sognando la California and Senza luce, respectively covers of California Dreamin' by The Mamas and Papas and A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum.
A dik-dik is the name for any of four species of small antelope in the genus Madoqua that live in the bushlands of eastern and southern Africa. Dik-diks stand about 30–40 centimetres (12–15. 5 in) at the shoulder, are 50–70 cm (1. –27. 5 in) long, weigh 3–6 kilograms (. –13. 2 lb) and can live for up to 10 years. Dik-diks are named for the alarm calls of the females. In addition to the females' alarm call, both the male and female make a shrill, whistling sound
I Dik Dik (LP, Album, Mono). Senza Luce (10", Album, Mono, RE, Red). I Dik-Dik (10", Album, Mono, RP). Electrecord.
Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Album by I Dik Dik. Senza Luce. is a cover of. A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum (1967). was covered in. Senza Luce by Fausto Papetti (1978).
Dik Dik. Senza Luce (A Whiter Shade of Pale), 04:59. Come una Bambina, 04:25.
I Dik Dik biography Many pop bands from the sixties had to face the new musical tastes at the turn of the seventies, and I DIK DIK were one of these, and like I GIGANTI and EQUIPE 84, they kept the same line-up, simply evolving into a more progressive inspired sound. The group had been playing together since around 1965, their distinctive name deriving from an african gazelle, with their first single and album coming out respectively in 1966 and 1967, and had a successful career as many others in the pop/beat field, especially with some foreign tracks' covers (like Sognando la California.
|A2||Dolce Di Giorno||2:38|
|A4||Io Mi Fermo Qui||3:42|
|B1||Sognando La California||2:21|
|B2||Il Primo Giorno Di Primavera||3:20|
|B3||L'Isola Di White||3:54|
|B4||Viaggio Di Un Poeta||3:44|
|B5||Storia Di Periferia||4:49|
|C1||Se Io Fossi Un Falegame||4:44|
|C2||Guardo Te E Vedo Mio Figlio||2:29|
|C5||Se Rimani Con Me||2:13|
|D1||Nel Cuore Nell'Anima||2:55|
|F3||Uno Strano Sentimento||3:25|
|F4||Il Cavallo,L'Aratro E L'Uomo||4:28|
|F5||Il Mondo È Con Noi||2:30|
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34 Canzoni Complete In Edizione Originale.
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