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blockhead

n. a stupid person. (see also block.) Without a blockhead like you to remind me of the perils of stupidity, I might be less efficient than I am.
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Blockheads keyboardist Mi" Gallagher - who has played with e Clash and is also in e Animals - said: "ey look absolutely brilliant.
The Blockheads play Eric's on December 13, tickets PS20 adv.
Move forward to today and The Blockheads are in Cardiff.
Then, in The Old Man and the C Student, son Bart shows he's a chip off the old blockhead by also landing himself in bother - in his case, with the law.
The great Dr Johnson ruled that "No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
Wilko's on his own now and tours constantly in the company of Norman Watt-Roy, former bass player with Ian Dury and The Blockheads, and drummer Moni, another Blockhead whose previous gigs include Curve and Jesus and The Mary Chain.
He wrote: "A clue in the cryptic crossword on 10 December reads 'Coach blockhead with you and I'.
Pianist Jools Holland said: "I was made an honorary Blockhead which is one of the proudest accolades of my career.
Andy "Gollum" Serkis is a chip off the old Blockhead and spookily looks and sounds like the polio-stricken Dury.
Mickey (Gallagher, organ) was the first Blockhead to hear the news, having received a call from (Ian's wife) Sophie.
Much of the Blockhead backing was added separately and the bustling immediacy of his vintage recordings is sometimes missed.
ONE of the advantages of having a blockhead for a missus is that you can insult her without her realising it.
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Dury's casket was draped in black velvet embroidered with the word "Blockhead", after his band Ian Dury and the Blockheads.
Show him some sympathy, tell him he's brave, and Ian Dury may well knock your blockhead off with his rhythm stick.