Badfinger at the BBC


Format: LP
Release Date: 11/02/2022

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SKU: 5060331752639 Catalogue number: R&B84 Category: Tag:

The Iveys were a British pop band, established Summer 1964 in Swansea, Wales. They became Badfinger in November 1969. Paul McCartney wrote and produced ‘Come and Get It’ for them and it was released as a single on the Apple label in December 1969 in the UK, and January 1970 in the US. Selling more than a million copies worldwide, it reached Top Ten throughout the world – #7 on the US Billboard chart on 18 April 1970, and #4 in the UK.
These 1969 and 1970 BBC sessions feature both lineups:
The Iveys: Pete Ham (gtr, vocals), Tom Evans (gtr, vocals), Ron Griffiths (bass), Mike Gibbins (dms)
Badfinger: Pete Ham (gtr, piano, vocals), Tom Evans (bass, vocals), Joey Molland (gtr, vocals), Mike Gibbins (dms)

Side One – The Iveys – BBC Sessions 1969
1. Maybe Tomorrow
2. Drive My Car
3. Just One Look
4. When Will I Be Loved
5. The Way You Do The Things You Do
6. Respect
7. Birthday
8. Nobody…

Side Two Badfinger – BBC/Beat Club Sessions 1970
1. Come And Get It (1)
2. Come And Get It (2)
3. Rock Of All Ages (1)
4. Midnight Sun
5. I Can’t Take It
6. Believe Me
7. Come And Get It (3)
8. Rock Of All Ages (2)