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04/06/2018: "Good Times" by The Persuasions

Of all the various sounds, instruments, and tools that humans have for creating instrument, the most expressive and powerful is still the human vocal cords. 150 more words


From My Toes Up To My Ears (The Man In Me)

I was already looking upon “Small Town Crime”, the latest film written & directed by the Nelms Brothers, with a kind eye because it stars John Hawkes, one of my favourite current actors. 1,199 more words


U2: "Pride"

Tune du Jour: “Pride” – U2
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Mike Masse with Jeff Hall & Phil Wormdahl vs. Nouvelle Vague vs. The Persuasions… 194 more words
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes

The last of summer music

As the summer nights fade away and the lazy autumn days approach here’s a last look at the music of my summer. This follows earlier posts from the start of the summer “When I’m 81, #SgtPepper75” and “Summer Music”. 942 more words


The Persuasions

Anyone who has read this blog before knows of my love of ‘50’s/early /60’s rock and roll and especially, doo-wop. By the time the early ’70’s rolled around, we were a long way away from the Fifties, whose music was largely represented by Sha Na Na who played it as much for laughs as anything. 752 more words