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11:54 am
Sun June 1, 2014

The Dave Clark Five: Glad All Over, A Great Performances Special

Friday, June 6 - 10:00pm - WKAR HD | Take a look at the British invasion 50 years after both the Dave Clark Five and the Beatles hit our shores. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special DVD offers.

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The Dave Clark Five

Recalling the Dave Clark Five, the band that was at the forefront of the 1960s-era British Invasion. The group scored numerous hits, including "Glad All Over" and "Bits and Pieces," appeared on "The Ed Sullivan Show" many times and starred in a hit movie.

The Dave Clark Five were actually the first English group to tour America in May of 1964, and thus the first to spearhead the ensuing rock ā€˜nā€™ roll "British invasion" that changed the world. This program features newly filmed interviews with Tom Hanks, Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Steven Van Zandt of the E Street Band, Stevie Wonder, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, Gene Simmons of Kiss, Whoopi Goldberg, Dionne Warwick, 60s fashion icon Twiggy and Sir Ian McKellen, all sharing their memories of how the music of the 60s and the cultural revolution of 1964 changed their lives.

Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special DVD offers.