Tin Tin was a pop rock band, which first formed in Australia as The Kinetics in 1966. They relocated to the United Kingdom in 1969 and were renamed as Tin Tin, which comprised Steve Kipner (vocals, keyboards, percussion), Steve Groves (vocals, guitar, percussion), John Vallins (bass, guitar, vocals) and Geoff Bridgford (drums). In 1970 they issued a single, "Toast and Marmalade for Tea", which was a No. 10 hit on the Go-Set National Singles Chart in June the following year.
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Tin Tin" is the first studio album by the Australian group Tin Tin, produced by Maurice Gibb. Gibb not only produced Tin Tin, but also played on several songs on this album. Steve Kipner recalls that they had fun trying to play everything themselves without a designated drummer. Only Ladies Play Croquet" features Groves on guitar, both Groves and Kipner on drums and Gibb on harpsichord, bass, drums and mellotron. He Wants to Be a Star" features Groves on guitar, with Gibb on bass and piano
Tin Tin's debut album initially sold poorly, and in 1970 they issued a second single "Toast and Marmalade for Tea", written by Groves. In May 1971 Vallins joined the line-up. In June "Toast and Marmalade for Tea" became a hit on the Go-Set National Top 40, and it remained on the Australian Kent Music. Report Singles Chart for 15 weeks
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Tin Tin was the Australian duo of Steve Groves and Steve Kipner. They met while playing in bands, deciding to become songwriting partners. Meeting Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees, the musicians decided to become a recording duo, picking the name of a Belgium crime-solving cartoon character. Gibb produced their single "Toast and Marmalade for Tea," which was issued by Atlantic subsidiary Atco Records. It reached number 20 pop in the spring of 1971. Tin Tin mid-charted that year with another Gibb-produced 45, "Is That the Wa. In 1973, Groves and Kipner parted ways.
Tin Tin. Toast And Marmalade For Tea. Lyricist：Steve Groves. Toast and marmalade for tea, Sailing ships upon the sea, Aren't lovelier that you, Or the games I see you play. You more lovely than the day, When the sun is in your eyes, I see through your disguise, All the games I see you play. Those two verses are repeated about half a dozen times throughout the song.
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- Published By – Casserole
- Pressed By – Plastic Products
- Producer – Maurice Gibb
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- Rights Society: BMI
- Matrix / Runout (A Side label): 70C-20171-PL
- Matrix / Runout (B Side label): 70C-20173-PL
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|45-6794||Tin Tin||Toast And Marmalade For Tea (7", Promo)||ATCO Records||45-6794||US||1970|
|45-6794||Tin Tin||Toast And Marmalade For Tea (7", Single, Promo)||ATCO Records||45-6794||US||1970|
|2058 023||Tin Tin||Toast And Marmalade For Tea (7")||Polydor||2058 023||Italy||1971|
|PS.149||Tin Tin||Toast And Marmalade For Tea (7", Single)||Polydor||PS.149||South Africa||1970|