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Home of the Brave - Bonnie and the Treasures

Chart Position: NR

  • Written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil
  • Lead vocals: Charlotte Ann Matheny
  • Produced by Jerry Riopell
  • This song dealt with issues of nonconformity and tolerance at a time when the U.S.
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Barry Mann

Princess Amelia discovers who put the bomp in the bomp bah bomp bah bomp!

Dearest Princess Amelia, I must apologise for being a little lazy with posts to your blog, the last one was more than three months ago. So I thought that I would start it back up with a nonsense lyric that I love. 45 more words

Amelia Catherine Williams

Its a Happening World - Tokens

Chart Position: NR

  • Written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil
  • Lead vocals: Jay Siegel
  • Backing vocals: Mitch and Phil Margo and Hank Medress
  • Produced by Tokens…
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1967 August Singles

We Gotta Get Out of This Place - Animals

Chart Position: 13

  • #233 on Rolling Stone magazines list of 500 greatest songs
  • Lead vocals: Eric Burdon
  • Written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil
  • Guitar: Hilton Valentine…
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The Animals : We Gotta Get Out of This Place (The Template for every Bruce Springsteen song!)

‘ was a revelation … the first records with full blown class consciousness … the chorus of, ‘We Gotta Get Out Of This Place’ where working stiffs are looking for a better life can be heard in all my albums … … 1,633 more words


Sparkling Lights! Fantastic New Concert Band Christmas Titles

by Ken Tilger, Band Education Specialist –

Last month I posted our recommendations of great new Christmas arrangements for young band.  Now that marching season is basically over, I’d like to share our favorite new pieces for high school.  461 more words

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Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again

Is likability a liability for pop stars? One can argue it both ways. On the one hand, you have your Donny Osmond, Olly Murs  1,129 more words

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