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The Mitch Ryder Show : Courtesy of George Shuba

In late 1966, Mitch Ryder broke with the Detroit Wheels and formed a 10-piece back-up band in the style of Wilson Pickett and others. This band, which included 5 musicians from working Baltimore bands, toured behind Mitch’s hit record, “Sock It To Me Baby” under the name emblazoned on the tour bus: “The Mitch Ryder Show.” 586 more words


Get up, Raise Your Hand, It's Mitch Ryder's Birthday

Mitch Ryder was a funky motherfucker, ain’t no two ways about it. Seriously, if all you know about Mitch Ryder is Devil With A Blue Dress On, do yourself a favor and dig deeper. 89 more words


Classic Rock Almanac February 26, 2015


2006-U-2 singer Bono is nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for the second time.

2004-Ronnie Wood joins his former Faces bandmate Rod Stewart at New York’s Madison Square Garden, playing on “Stay With Me.” 486 more words


Mitch Ryder - no stars, just heroes

“There are no STARS on the stage this evening” announced Mitch Ryder as he wiped sweat from his forehead with a bright white towel mid-set at the Harmonie on Sunday night, before adding: … 978 more words


Michigan: Macomb County

Macomb County (pop. 840,978) is Michigan’s third-largest in population. East of Oakland County and northeast of Detroit, it’s on the western shore of Lake St. Clair. 243 more words


The End of Summer is Near

It is hard to believe that once again, summer is almost over. Labor Day officially ends summer for us up here in MN/WI. It doesn’t bother me too much, because fall is the season that I love the most. 501 more words