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Was this the best soul music concert ever?

We saw this show at the Palace theatre in Manchester in 1967, before Otis Redding had recorded “Dock of the Bay” – which was the first posthumous record to reach No 1 in the charts. 105 more words


Morning Song - Hip Hug Her

It’s hard to think of a band that’s played fewer notes and gotten more people moving than Booker T & the MGs.

Exhibit #1 this Monday morning is “Hip Hug Her”, the title track off their 1967 album.

See what I mean?


Perpetual Morning Earworm

I think everybody has fallen victim to an earworm at least once. You know… you hear a song (often one you don’t like) and you keep on hearing it all day long after the song has played. 219 more words