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The Songwriters - Berry Gordy and (separately) Mickey Stevenson

And so back to Motown, that cornucopian family of singers, musicians and writers. Few labels have had such a volume of great acts on the books at the same time, and that meant they needed not just a steady stream of material but a fast-flowing river, and fortunately the writers were there just like the singers, many being performers themselves. 474 more words

The Arts

And The Band Played On

I’ve made fun of the local radio station here in this town often, but one thing they did today is give me inspiration for this post. 319 more words

Music