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Joe Meek (I) (1929–1967)

Joe Meek was born on April 5, 1929 in Newent, Gloucestershire, England as Robert George Meek. He died on February 3, 1967 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 37) in London, England, UK

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Wristcutters: A Love Story
The Rum Diary
The Rum Diary Soundtrack
Telstar: The Joe Meek Story
The Prophecy 3: The Ascent


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 2012 Love Me Do: The Beatles '62 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Telstar")
 2011 The Rum Diary (writer: "Telstar")
 2008 Telstar: The Joe Meek Story (performer: "Orbit Around the Moon (aka Husky Team)") / (writer: "Telstar", "Dreams Do Come True", "Been Invited to a Party", "Temptation Baby", "Orbit Around the Moon (aka Husky Team)", "Diggin' My Potatoes", "Bublight") / (writer: "Valley of No Return" - as Robert Duke [Joe Meek])
 2006 Wristcutters: A Love Story (performer: "Telstar (Demo)") / (writer: "Telstar (Demo)")
 2000 The Prophecy 3: The Ascent (Video) (writer: "Telstar")
 1993 À cause d'elle (writer: "Telstar")
 1991 Arena (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Very Strange Story of... The Legendary Joe Meek (1991) ... (writer: "Telstar")
 1979 Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (writer: "Telstar")
 1963 Farewell Performance (writer: "Dreams Do Come True")
 1963 Sing and Swing (writer: "Law and Order", "Keep Moving", "For Loving Me This Way", "Temptation Baby", "Please Let It Happen To Me", "Live It Up", "Don't You Understand?", "Don't Take You From Me")
 1963 Just for Fun (writer: "All The Stars In The Sky")
 1962 La grande farandole (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 31 December 1962 (1962) ... (music: "Telstar (Une Étoile En Plein Jour)")
 1962 The Johnny Leyton Touch (Short) (writer: "Can't You Hear The Beat Of A Broken Heart" - as Robert Duke)
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Other Works:

Songwriter: Wrote "Have I the Right?", a hit for The Honeycombs. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 4 Articles | See more »

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