The Terrible Tout's Weblog
Last Friday, Britons exhaled as ties to that evil empire, the European Union, were cut. 755 more words
2 weeks, 6 days ago
in the 80s
Sandie took this cover of a Lloyd Cole song to UK#68, and it was a new entry at #79 on this day in the 80s. 30 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
SCRATCH MY BACK! PYE BEAT GIRLS 1963-1968.
During the swinging sixties, Pye Records and its sister label Piccadilly Records were housed in London’s West End. Both labels had an enviable roster of artists. 1,908 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
What's It All About, Alfie?
Well, it’s Eurovision week and like many others I end up reminiscing about those halcyon days, in the long distant past, when we used to win rather a lot and if we didn’t win we usually came in either second or third at worst! 869 more words
Today I'm Singing
In 1967, #SandieShaw was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Puppet On A String’, her third UK No.1 and the #Eurovision Song Contest winner that year. 215 more words
2 months, 4 weeks ago
A History of Dubious Taste
Okay, so not quite the same title, but what’s an apostrophe and a couple of brackets between friends?
First up, this bit of bare-footed Bacharach and David brilliance: 123 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
Sandie Shaw (& The Smiths) – Jeane (1984)
5 months ago