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Doors and windows

A recent trip to New York saw us visit the Brill Building. My husband Mr BG is a musician and songwriter and visiting the building in which some of the 20th century’s most significant songwriter plied their trade was pretty special. 166 more words

Bookgrrl

Gerry Goffin: we'll still love him tomorrow

Carole King and Gerry Goffin back in the day

Only a couple of weeks ago I watched a documentary on BBC 4 about Carole King, the other half of the Brill Building song-writing partnership with Gerry Goffin that produced an endless stream of hit singles in the sixties.   609 more words

Music

Forever The "Brill Building" Hitmaker……Gerry Goffin

“あしたになってもまだ愛してもらえるかしら?”

彼、ジェリー・ゴフィンのその心の内からどれほどそんなピュアなラヴソングが生まれたでしょうか?

“Will You Love Me Tomorrow”、”Take Good Care Of My Baby”、”Run To Him”、”The Loco-Motion”、”Go Away Little Girl”、”One Fine Day”、”Up On The Roof”、”Oh No Not My Baby”、”Yes I Will”(I’ll Be True To You)、”Sometime In The Morning”、”Pleasant Valley Sunday”、”Star Collector”、”(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman”、”I’ve Got To Use My Imagination”、”Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You’re Going To)”、”Tonight, I Celebrate My Love”、”Miss You Like Crazy”、そして”Saving All My Love For You”…… 11 more words

RIP

931. Midnight Ride - Paul Revere and The Raiders

 

Brief Background: Midnight Ride was recorded and released in 1966. The album features songs written by all members of the group, but the singles “Kicks” and “(I’m Not Your) Steppin’ Stone were written by… 202 more words