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Mad Dogs & Englishmen (1971)

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Chris Stainton ...
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Jim Price ...
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Bobby Keys ...
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Jim Gordon ...
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Jim Keltner ...
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Carl Radle ...
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Don Preston ...
Himself (as The Band) (as The Space Choir)
Sandy Konikoff ...
Himself (as The Band)
Chuck Blackwell ...
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Bobby Torres ...
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Jim Horn ...
Himself (as The Band)
Rita Coolidge ...
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Claudia Lennear ...
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28 May 1971 (Denmark)  »

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Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs & Englishmen  »

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Joe Cocker found himself in the unusual position of having no band and several concert dates to play when his group Grease Band returned to England ahead of him. He then recruited over 40 of his friends and family to help out, and for the next six weeks, effectively created a touring commune. See more »

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Referenced in Dharma & Greg: Mad Secretaries and Englishmen (2000) See more »

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She Came in Through the Bathroom Window
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
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Good music, and a nice peek at a long gone lifestyle
18 May 2010 | by (US) – See all my reviews

Charming, messy documentary of Joe Cocker's 1970 American tour. Some really fun performances are captured here (and, gratefully songs are allowed to pay out at their full length). At the same time, we get a pretty fascinating voyeur's peek into the odd, wild commune like life of Cocker's tour; a huge number of musicians, girlfriends, wives, babies, roadies and the occasional groupie. And, perhaps funniest of all, the off-screen Cocker – who's on stage energy and almost spastic movements famously make him look like a man possessed –off-stage seems like a quiet, likable, thoughtful, even somewhat shy fellow. Not a particularly deep film, but an enjoyable two hours if you're at all interested in Cocker and his hard edged rock-blues-gospel approach to some great classic rock tunes.


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