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Gus Backus (1937–2019)

Gus Backus occupies a rarefied place in the history of rock & roll. Having said that, it probably comes as a surprise to almost any reader that Gus Backus occupies any place whatsoever in rock & roll. His chart presence in America was minimal, and not one in 100 Americans would even know who he was. In Germany during the late '50s and early '60s, ... See full bio »


(age 81) in Germerin, Germany

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Mozambique Soundtrack
Tausend Takte Übermut Frank Hilman


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 1966-1971 Die Drehscheibe (TV Series)
- Episode dated 2 December 1971 (1971) ... Singer
- Episode dated 5 May 1971 (1971) ... Singer
- Episode dated 26 November 1970 (1970) ... Singer
- Episode dated 16 July 1970 (1970) ... Singer
- Episode dated 23 November 1966 (1966) ... Singer
 1970 Das Mädchen seiner Träume (TV Movie)
 1969 Pistolen-Jenny (TV Movie)
 1967 Andere Zeiten - andere Sitten (TV Movie)
 1966 Paris ist eine Reise wert (TV Movie)
 1966 Mode-Cocktail (TV Series)
 1965 Adieu 65: Hello 66 (TV Movie)
 1965 Ich kauf' mir lieber einen Tirolerhut
Gunther Kleinhirsch
 1965 Tausend Takte Übermut
Frank Hilman
 1965 Hotel der toten Gäste
Hotelpage Bucci
 1964 Show hin - Schau her (TV Movie)
 1964 Die lustigen Weiber von Tirol
Charly Rassell
 1964 Holiday in St. Tropez
 1963 Unsere tollen Nichten
Gus Sunday
 1962 Das haben die Mädchen gern
Jerry Blackwell
 1962 Café Oriental
Sänger - Himself
 1961 Drei weiße Birken
Singer- Was ist los
 1961 Omkring et flygel (TV Series)
Singer / Self
- Episode #1.1 (1961) ... Singer / Self
 1959 Paradies der Matrosen
 1958 The Big Beat
Gus Backus - Del Viking Member
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