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1001 Songs - 1960

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Wondrous Place – Billy Fury

At first blush this song feels like yet another British attempt to be Elvis Presley (it really didn’t help that Elvis didn’t tour in the UK). 981 more words

In Progress

Mama's always right.

If you ever felt like a drunken waste of time who used to care but doesn’t anymore, just remember what Mama said. While we’re on the subject of drinking, I always recommend young people not to drink too soon, alcohol abuse is so much more meaningful when you have a family and kids.

Life In Peru

MOLLY BURCH — She is Downhearted

Texan has announced that she has signed with Captured Tracks.  She also unwraps her video for the debut single “Downhearted.”

After relocating from Asheville to Austin, Molly found herself in reflective mood … Drawing influence and providential guidance from… 89 more words

Neil Mach

Mama Said There'd Be Days Like This


Monday, Mama Said: Carole King’s classic hit for The Shirelles.

There’s something about the bridge in this song that is quintessential Carole King. I wish I had the musical background to describe what she’s doing here. Anyone?


Charlie Faye & The Fayettes will make you shake it. Meet today's new 60s girl group.

There is a lot going on around the world these days and one could certainly think back to an era where things may have been simpler on a daily basis, but the revolutionary changes taking place across society in the 1960s made a significant impact on the world today. 458 more words

New Artists

Billboard Hot 100 - Dedicated to the One I Love

July 13, 1959 —  The Shirelles released “Dedicated To The One I Love”


And it really is dedicated to the one I love – Today is my husband’s birthday. 510 more words

Rock And Roll

1337 Everybody Loves A Lover - The Shirelles (1962)

Richard Adler and Robert Allen wrote this song in 1958. It was first recorded by Doris Day. The Shirelles covered the song in 1962. It was released as a single with… 95 more words