Band Name Gruppo Sportivo. Album Name Back to 78. Type Album. Labels Ariola Records. Members owning this album1.
Rights Society: GEMA. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side A, etched): 26472 A - 2/78S. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side B, etched): 26472 B - 2/78S. Matrix, Runout (Label Side A): 26 472 - A. Matrix, Runout (Lable Side B): 26 472 - B.
Back To 78 was released in the height of Gruppo Sportivo's career in 1978 and includes some of their biggest successes like "Hey Girl", "Tokyo" and "I Said No". The album was produced by Robert Jan Stips (Supersister, Golden Earring, The Nits). 180 gram audiophile vinyl. Includes "Hey Girl", "Tokyo" and "I Said No". First pressing of 500 numbered copies on transparent red vinyl. includes Download Coupon containing 7 Exclusive & Remastered Live Tracks. More GRUPPO SPORTIVO.
This album has an average beat per minute of 133 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 67/169 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Back to 78. 1. Hey Girl. BPM Profile Back to 78. Album starts at 157BPM, ends at 116BPM (-41), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Gruppo Sportivo. The Secret Of Success.
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Gruppo Sportivo is formed in The Hague. Max, Peter, Eric and Hans Vandenburg from the Leo Unger Band. Zappa and Beatles fan Vandenburg soon becomes the band's leader. He asks singer Meike Touw to join the band. She is joined by Josee van Iersel and together they make up the Gruppettes. The band's career takes a turn when they are asked to support the Golden Earring on their new tour. Earring singer Barry Hay produces Gruppo Sportivo's first single Out There In The Jungle, which becomes a small hit. 659844. In September the band receives an Edison Music Award for 10 Mistakes. They also record the second album Back To 78 from which the track Hey Girl is picked as the first single. Both single and album do very well in the charts and in the UK polls Gruppo ends third in the category 'most promising new band', behind Ian Dury and Dire Straits.
Gruppo Sportivo - This Is A Normal Song (Official Audio). Gruppo Sportivo -Bottom of the Class. 1 Ten Mistakes and Back To '78. 2 From Copy Copy to Sing Sing. 3 Topless 16, Rock Now Roll Later & The Secret Of Success. 4 Ten Mistakes re-release & farewell tour. 5 Dig It Yourself and Back To '78 re-release.
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Trumpet – Rein vd Broek*
|A5||I Said No!
Horns – Maarten van Norden, Rein vd Broek*, Rob KruismanSaxophone – Jan Kees Tans
|A6||Real Teeth Are Out||3:48|
|A7||Are You Ready?||2:05|
|A8||The Booby-Trap Boogie||3:31|
|B1||Blah Blah Magazines||2:02|
|B2||One Way Love (From Me To You)||3:08|
|B3||I'm A Rocket||2:32|
|B5||The Pogo Never Stops||3:18|
|B6||Bottom Of The Class
Choir – The Aloysius College Choir
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Ariola Benelux B.V.
- Copyright (c) – Ariola Benelux B.V.
- Marketed By – Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd.
- Published By – Blah Blah Music
- Bass – Eric Wehrmeyer
- Drums – Max 'Climax' Mollinger*
- Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Josee Van Iersel, Meike Touw
- Lead Vocals, Guitar – Hans Vandenburg
- Organ [Farfisa], Piano – Peter Calicher
- Other [Special Thanks To] – Ed De Jong, Piet Legerstee
- Photography By [Inner Sleeve] – Anton Corbijn, Eef Van Os, Gruppo Sportivo, Ton Schutter
- Photography By [Label] – Anton Corbijn
- Producer – Hans Vandenburg, Robert Jan Stips
- Recorded By – Robin 'Coffee' Freeman*
- Written-By – Peter Calicher (tracks: A5), VanDeFruits*
NotesCover design and art direction: Young and Ugly.
Comes with printed cover featuring lyrics, photos and credits.
|26.472 OT, 26 472 XOT||Gruppo Sportivo||Back To 78 (LP, Album)||Ariola, Ariola||26.472 OT, 26 472 XOT||Netherlands||1978|
|26.472 XOT||Gruppo Sportivo||Back To 78 (LP, Album)||Ariola||26.472 XOT||Germany||1978|
|913 245||Gruppo Sportivo||Back To 78 (LP, Album)||Eurodisc||913 245||France||1978|
|26 472 XOT||Gruppo Sportivo||Back To 78 (LP, Album)||Ariola||26 472 XOT||Germany||1978|
|MOVLP1742||Gruppo Sportivo||Back To 78 (LP, Album, Ltd, Num, Red)||Music On Vinyl||MOVLP1742||Netherlands||2016|