Still performing and still loving it – that’s Dave Berry at 77


Barrie Farnsworth talks to Dave Berry about his life, his rise to pop
stardom, his lasting success – and why he has lived so long in Derbyshire.

AT THE RIPE OLD AGE OF 77, Dave Berry is still performing regularly – and still loves it. Yes, the Sheffield boy who turned professional way back in 1960 and performed at pubs – never clubs – across north Derbyshire and south Yorkshire with his band before hitting the big time a few years later, is heading an all-star cast for the latest ‘Solid Silver 60s Show’ tour, which has dates in Buxton and Sheffield in April…