Neil Innes bonkers troop even cover Kaiser Chiefs
[b]The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band[/b] have made their first studio album in 35 years – with new members [b]Adrian Edmondson[/b], [b]Stephen Fry[/b] and [b]Phill Jupitus[/b] joining the original bonkers gang.
Original members Neil Innes, Roger Ruskin Spear, Rodney Slater, ‘Legs’ Larry Smith, vernon Dudley Bohay-Nowell, Sam Spoons and Bob Kerr have responded to the enthusiasm that has greeted them during their 40th anniversary tour, and created a brand new album.
‘Pour L’Amour Des Chiens’ features 70 minutes worth of new material from [b]Neil Innes[/b] and co, 28 tracks – one of which is their own rendition of [b]Kaiser Chiefs[/b]’ ‘I Predict A Riot’.
The album, released on December 10, will also come with a bonus DVD – featuring previously unreleased live performances. Tracks include the classic ‘Urban Spaceman’ and ‘Jollity Farm’.
[b]Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band[/b] will be playing two shows ‘It’s A Yappy Christmas’ at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire, on December 21 and 22.
More tour dates are expected to be added soon.