GRAHAM DEE

Place of Birth:
London

Educated at:
Deanshanger Secondary School Buckinghamshire

First Musical Memory:
Watching Top Of The Pops

First Serious Music Hero:
Stevie Wonder

First Public Performance:
Potterspury Primary School as Oliver 22yrs old

First Professional Band:
The Contenders

First Album Performance and Age:
The Contenders ’Souled Out’ 1985

Favourite Decade for Music:
70’s

Bands Before Climax:
The Contenders, The Blues Collective, The Mens Club, Dr Feelgood (Lone Sharks)

Five Musical Heroes:
Stevie Wonder, Michael McDonald, Otis Redding, Frank Sinatra

Musical Projects outside CBB: 
Vocal Coach, Session Singer, Top Line Writer

Equipment Used: 
Shure SM58 beta (stage); Neuman U87 (studio)

Any Superstitions:
None

On Stage Drink:
None… Liar

Interests Outside of Music:
My Family

 

LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW

Thanks to Don's Hit List Podcast

Graham Dee of The Climax Blues Band joins The Don's Hit List to go over the goosebump moments in their latest release "Hands Of Time". Graham discusses the turmoils the band have endured over time and keep going. How the impact of Hurricane Katrina had on New Orleans and how it affected him all the way over in the UK. There is also a conversation about the state of the world in Graham's eyes.