The Staccatos

Crouse, Le Gassick, Miller, Ryan, Andrews



  • Come Back Silly Girl, RCA Victor, 33, 042, 1965


    Tracks: Come back silly girl/ Sllop John B/ Mr Tambourine man/ Crying in the rain/ Romeo and Juliet/ My mom/ Ain't no way I'm gonna change/ You were on my mind/ Houston/ Little girl/ The one to lose/ Don't ask me

  • The 2nd Sin, PYE, PL 2091, 1966


    Tracks: Bless you/ Thou shalt not steal/ Then you can tell me goodbye/ Everybody loves a lover/ What have they done to the rain/ All the winds/ Sounds of glory/ Everybody knows/ Secret love/ Power of love/ Summertime/ It's just gotta be

  • Here and now, NEM, NEMS 300, 1968


    Tracks: Cry to me/ My back pages/ A place in the sun/ Shake your money maker/ Why care about today/ I'll take you where the music's playing/ Butchers and bakers/ You ain't going nowhere/ Respect/ Hold on to what you've got/ I get so excited/ Imitations of love

  • He was a friend of mine, NEM, NEMS 302, 1969


    Tracks: He was a friend of mine/ For what it's worth/ When something is wrong with my baby/ I got you/ Stormy monday part 1/ Cry to me/ I shall be released/ My heart beats like a hammer/ Police on my back/ Stormy monday part 2

    Steve Lonsdale Solo Album

  • Hard To Handle, NEM, NEMS 303, 1970


    Tracks: Hard to handle/ Do right woman/ Both sides now/ The love you save/ A whole lotta woman/ Rainon'/ Change your ways/ The long black limousine/ Send out love/ (It's all over now) baby blue

    Compilation Albums

  • Dance Party Spectacular, PYE, P 163, 162/3 R.P.M


    Track: Sounds of glory

  • Double Date, PYE, PL 2106, 1967


    Tracks: Spicks and specks/ Come back silly girl/ Bless you/ Sounds of glory/ Then you can tell me goodbye/ Thou shalt not steal

    Seven Singles

  • Skinny Minny/ Ain't that just like me, Parlophone 45 PD 322, 1964

  • Will ya or won't ya/ She's gone, Parlophone 45-SPD 347, 1965

  • Darlin'/ She's my girl, Parlophone 45-SPD 347, 1965

  • Come back silly girl/ My mom, RCA Victor, 41. 811, 1965

  • Bless you/ Then you can tell me goodbye, PYE, PY 69, 1966

  • Sounds of glory/ Thou shalt not steal , PYE, PY 115, 1966

  • Spicks and specks/ Everybody knows, PYE, PY 143, 1967

  • New York mining disaster/ All the winds, PYE, PY 156, 1967

  • I'll take you where the music's playing/ My girl, NEM, TOS 3001, 1968


  • Butchers and bakers/ Imitations of love, NEM, 3002, 1968


  • Cry to me/ Why care about today, NEM, 3003, 1968


  • Cry to me/ Why care about today, NEM, 3003, 1968, Limited Edition


  • Hold on to what you've got/ Another place-another time, NEM, TOS 582, 1969


  • When something is wrong with my baby/ Soothe me, NEM, TOS 610, 1969
    (The Staccatos with Wanda Arletti)


  • I shall be released/ A place in the sun, NEM, TOS 671, 1970

  • Cinnamon girl/ The journey, RTS, RTS.29, 1973

We All Played In The Same Band:

  • Brian le Gassick
  • John Leach
  • Willie van der Walt
  • Ian Miller
  • Richard Crouse
  • Jimmy Ryan
  • Billy Andrews
  • Gary Allen
  • Lieb Brews
  • Ronnie Cline
  • Steve Lonsdale
  • Eddie Boyle
  • Wanda Arletti
  • John Elliot
  • Ivor Back
  • Peter Vee
  • Tom Morton
  • Neil Fox
  • Harold Nicholson
  • Gavin Carson
  • Neville Harbett
  • Andre van Zyl
  • Neville Mann
  • Charlie Allen

The Film "Katrina":


  • The Staccatos performing cry to me in the film "Katrina"


    International Artists:

  • The Staccatos supported Peter and Gordon (1965), the Byrds (1970) and Chris de Burgh (1979) on their South African tours


    Tertius Louw, October 2002.

    South Africa's Rock Legends

    South Africa's Rock Classics