Write on; http://badcatrecords.com/BadCat/VINEGARjoe.htm
…./…1970 found singer Elkie Brooks, guitarist Pete Gage,
and singer/guitarist Robert Palmer working together in the English horn rock band Dada.
and write On ; http://www.robertpalmer.com/Early_career.html
Robert sang,(?!) but did not record with Dada, who also featured Elkie Brooks on vocals.
Dada metamorphosed into Vinegar Joe who recorded 3 albums for Island records…/…
BUT SERIOUSLY, PAUL KORDA IS THE SINGER ON THE DADA ALBUM… AND NOT ROBERT PALMER!!!!!
In 1970 Pete Gage and Elkie Brooks (After she met Pete Gage, whom she would marry)
formed the short-lived rock fusion band, Dada.
The group worked well but changes were brought about with the arrival of another future star
by the name of Robert Palmer and Dada transformed into Vinegar Joe.
Island Records president Chris Blackwell subsequently suggested the three consider continuing their musical
partnership leading to the formation of Vinegar Joe with the addition of
former Robert Palmer, Jody Grind keyboardist Tim Hinkley , drummer Rob Tait, and bassist Steve York.
The band managed to release one obscure album for ATCO (1970′s “Dada” catalog number 2400 030),
Personel on Dada album is;
Pete Gage (guitar & bass)
Elkie Brooks (vocals)
Paul Korda (vocals);
Jimmy Chambers (vocals, percussion)
Barry Duggan (flute, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone)
Malcolm Capewell (flute, tenor saxophone)
Ernie Luchlan (trumpet, flugelhorn)
Don Shinn (keyboards)
Martyn Harryman (drums, percussion)
1 Big Dipper
2 Last Time
3 This Is My Song
4 Seed of Peace
5 Organ Interlude
6 Tonite Is
7 She Walks Away
8 Aspen, Colorado
9 Eyes of the Warren