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1956 - Lonnie Donegan - Showcase

Cover Critique: A phoned-in cover. Snap a picture of him in the studio, run a filter, scatter all the song titles around the high visibility areas. 1.001 woorden meer

Music Reviews

Dear Diary - Page 34

My interest in music was now well under way and so complimentary tickets to see solo artists and groups at the Embassy Theatre were of great interest. 394 woorden meer




 The perspective of the past is a strange animal.

Recently I’ve been racking my brains to come up with little stories about my childhood, right up to the end of my teens. 982 woorden meer


0849 When The Sun Goes Down - Lonnie Donegan’s Skiffle Group With Chris Barber (1955)

Also known as In The Evening, this song was written by Lerory Carr. It was first recorded by him in 1935. Since then it has been recorded by Red Nelson, Wynonie Harris, Ella Fitzgerald, and Ray Charles among others. 65 woorden meer


Bubblegum Music

I first discovered pop at a high point of bubblegum musicKazenetz and Katz were cranking out hit after hit with their stable of artists on Buddah Records. 307 woorden meer

Popular Music

Chris Barber - The Ice Cream Man's in Town

“I scream, you scream,
everybody wants ice cream!”

They were the words I got back when the name Chris Barber was mentioned to friends and colleagues.  5.144 woorden meer


0630 Michael Row The Boat Ashore – Lonnie Donegan and His Group (1961)

This spiritual dates to the 1860s. It was recorded by Pete Seeger in 1956. Harry Belafonte, The Lennon Sisters, Bobby Darin and Trini Lopez have all recorded versions of the song. 43 woorden meer