The Wild Hearts
(Documentary) (writer: "GRIB MIG HVIS JEG FALDER - as Marvin)
(TV Mini-Series) (performer: "YOUR CHEATIN' HEART")
(performer: "Maroc 7")
(as Hank Marvin, "Dancing Shoes", "Foot-tapper", "Les Girls", "Round and Round")
Hank Marvin | Marvin | The Shadows
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[on his 2014 album "Hank"] Most of them have got good tunes with one exception and that's Message in a Bottle. But a great guitar riff and a good chorus, so I could work with that. The tune itself, if you think about it, it's not really a great...it's a kind of...what would you call it? It's not exactly monotone in the tune but it's not a good melody in the sense of say Daydream or California ...
Was offered an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2004 Queen's Birthday Honours List for services to Music. Though honoured to be recommeded for the award, he decided not to accept it for "personal and private reasons". His bandmates from The Shadows, drummer Brian Bennett and rhythm guitarist Bruce Welch, both accepted their OBEs.
Metallic, echoed guitar picking producing a clean, pure sound