Takeshi Terauchi

Takeshi Terauchi
Takeshi Terauchi & The Blue Jeans
Takeshi Terauchi and The Bunnys
寺内タケシ & ブルー・ジーンズ [Takeshi Terauchi & the Blue Jeans]
寺内タケシとバニーズ [Takeshi Terauchi and the Bunnys]
January 17, 1939
June 18, 2021
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Rock 'n' Roll guitarist, one of the most prominent figures in the 1960's eleki scene (from "electric guitar", the Japanese equivalent of the instrumental surf music). Nicknamed Terry.


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Title Performer Release date Covered by
i 1966 The Surf Coasters

Covers by Takeshi Terauchi

Title Performer Release date Originally by
i May 1963 Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus
i May 1963 Nini Rosso
i May 1963 Riz Ortolani
i May 1963 Tex Ritter
i May 1963 Elvis Presley
i May 1963 Peggy Lee with Victor Young and His Singing Strings
i May 1963 (unknown performer)
i May 1963 Kurt Gerron
i May 1963 Anton Karas
i May 1963 Nico Fidenco
i May 1963 Johnny Smith
i May 1963 The Tornados
May 1964 The Astronauts
Covered by ゴールデン・ハーフ (Golden Half)
i June 1964 The Beatles
i King of Surfguitar Takeshi Terauchi & The Blue Jeans June 1964 Unverified
i June 1964 The Routers
i June 1964 Cliff Richard and The Drifters
i June 1964 The Astronauts
i June 1964 The Marketts
i June 1964 Chantay's
i June 1964 The Beatles
i June 1964 Eddie and the Showmen
i June 1964 The Surfaris [US1]
i 1965 Bing Crosby with Ken Darby Singers and John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra
i 1967 Shirley Ross
i 1967 The Dave Bailey Quintet
i 1967 Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers
i 1967 Henry Mancini and His Orchestra and Chorus
i 1967 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Jimmy Forrest and All Star Combo
i 1967 Lew Stone and His Band
i 1967 Burl Ives
i 1967 Aida Overton Walker
i 1967 William O'Neal
i 1967 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals
i 1967 Ashley and Foster (Clarence Ashley, Gwen Foster)
i Theme From Swanlake Takeshi Terauchi and The Bunnys 1967 Unverified
i 1967 Edward Allen
i 1970 Charles Brown & Amos Milburn, Sam Cooke
i 1970 The Ventures
i 1970 Anthony Newley
i 1970 The Rolling Stones
i 1970 Ray Bolger, Tamara Geva and George Church
i 1970 The Dakotas
i 1970 Ashley and Foster (Clarence Ashley, Gwen Foster)
i 1970 The Dave Clark Five
i 1974 Three Dog Night
i 1974 Fleetwood Mac
i 1974 John Lee Hooker
i 1974 Bobby Freeman
i 1974 The Animals
i 1974 Chuck Berry
i 1974 Wings
i 1974 Uriah Heep
i 1974 (unknown)
i 1974 Santana
i August 21, 1996 Hibari Misora

Songs written by Takeshi Terauchi

Original songs