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Friday 45: Lee Jones & The Sounds of Soul

Beautiful bit of flipside soul from Lee Jones & The Sounds Of Soul today.

Released in 1968 on Amy Records, this is the only release you can find for the group and that is because it is actually The Masqueraders, who had a prolific career throughout the 60s and 70s. 22 more words

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My Music Lexicon: O is for Orbison (and Oasis)

Around the time my age reached double figures, singles – 45s (ask your grandad) – cost 6/8d each, which in the new money is 33.33 recurring pence. 323 more words

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"Friday 45" Jean Elias - How Long Can I Go On Fooling Myself

A great bit of Southern Sister Soul from Jean Elias this week, and the only 45 on the Back Beat label out of Houston to be recorded in the famous… 179 more words

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Re-collecting a collection: Various artists (1950s)

(Above: Carol Holmes’ box of records, circa 1958)

The 45s in my collection fall into three categories:

a) The original records I inherited from my folks when I got my first record player at age 4.   1,186 more words

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Record Service Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

sealed 7-inch EP in a poly bag. Never seen one of these before. Rack-jobber, most likely? Anybody know more?

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