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Bobby Vee bounces off into the sunset

Jerry Lee lewis famously commented that one good thing the Beatles and the Stones and the British pop invasion did was get rid of the “Bobbies… 736 more words


The Compulsive Researcher (and a visit to the Brill Building)

As far as I’m concerned if you don’t come home from vacation tired and sore you must be doing something wrong. If I don’t hobble off the plane and limp for a week then I have failed. 525 more words

One more kick at magic...

As with most musical themes, the subject of magic could go on for multitudinous posts… but it is enough to say that it is referenced regularly by lyricists.   382 more words


Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

There may be no better soundtrack to my youth than Carole King’s Tapestry album. I heard that album day and night for years through the wall that separated me from my two older sisters’ room. 707 more words