Thursday, 25 June 2009

Blinded (by the beauty of your eyes) - The Kick

Buying this single was actually a mistake. When I was only nine years old, sometimes I got confused by all these bands and their names. I was actually looking for 'My Sharona' by The Knack, but arrived home with 'Blinded (by the beauty of your eyes)' by The Kick.

The Kick was a short-lived Dutch band. In fact, they were so short-lived that no information about the band has survived today. All I can gather from the single itself is that their song was written by W.S. van Vugt and that they were produced by famous Dutch producer/songwriter/DJ Will Luikinga. This single did not chart.

My collection: 7" single no. 74
Found: Rapsody, Den Haag, 1980
Cost: 3 guilders
Tracks: 'Blinded (by the beauty of your eyes)' / 'Like a puppet'

1 comment:

  1. Dit is geen band. Het is een soloproject van de in Klundert geboren Fred van Vugt (nu wonend in Leeuwarden). Fred is lid geweest van resp. Telephone, Two of a Kind en Quasi Modo. Tegenwoordig met zijn zoon een duo -> Harmony Trail.


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