Category Archives: Rock and roll

You Never Can Tell: Chuck Berry; Bob Seger; Bruce Springsteen

Hello there! This week’s blog entry is You Never Can Tell. This is a great rock ‘n roll tune by Chuck Berry, and is part of our series Tim’s Cover Story Goes To The Movies. We will review Chuck Berry’s … Continue reading

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Pressure Drop: Toots & the Maytals; Gov’t Mule; Robert Palmer

Hello there! This week our blog features an iconic reggae tune, Pressure Drop. We will begin with the original version by Toots & the Maytals. We will then include a cover from Gov’t Mule, and another cover by Robert Palmer. … Continue reading

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Suite: Judy Blue Eyes: Crosby, Stills & Nash; Newport Folk Festival 2019; Dread Zeppelin

Hello there! This week our blog features a superb pop song, Suite: Judy Blue Eyes. We will begin with the original version by Crosby, Stills & Nash. We will then include a cover from the 2019 Newport Folk Festival and … Continue reading

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In My Life: The Beatles; Judy Collins; Crosby, Stills & Nash

Hello there! This week our blog features an absolutely beautiful song, In My Life. We will begin with the original version by The Beatles. Next, we will review a cover by Judy Collins, and finally a cover by Crosby, Stills … Continue reading

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Carol: Chuck Berry; The Rolling Stones; Johnny Hallyday

Hello there! This week our blog features a rock ‘n roll song from the 50s, Carol. We will begin with the original version by Chuck Berry. Next, we will review a cover by The Rolling Stones, and finally a cover … Continue reading

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Hot Rod Lincoln: Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen; Asleep At The Wheel; Bill Kirchen & Redd Volkaert

Hello there! This week our blog features an country-rock song, Hot Rod Lincoln. We will begin with a version by Commander Cody and the Lost Planet Airmen. Next, we will review a cover by Asleep At The Wheel, and finally … Continue reading

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Good Golly Miss Molly: Little Richard; Jerry Lee Lewis; Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels

Hello there! This week our blog features one of the great ‘roots’ rock ‘n roll songs, Good Golly, Miss Molly. We will begin with the original by Little Richard. Next, we will review a cover by Jerry Lee Lewis, and … Continue reading

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Happy Together: The Turtles; Captain and Tennille; Miley Cyrus

Hello there!  This week our blog features a great, catchy pop tune from 1967, Happy Together. We will begin with the original version by The Turtles. Next, we will review a cover by Captain and Tennille, and finally a cover … Continue reading

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You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me: The Miracles; The Beatles; Phil Collins

Hello there! This week our blog features a great R&B tune from the early 60s, You’ve Really Got a Hold On Me. We will begin with the original version by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles. Next, we will review a … Continue reading

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Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me): The Temptations; The Rolling Stones; Boyz II Men

Hello there! This week our blog features a great R&B tune from the early 70s, Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me). We will begin with the original version by The Temptations. Next, we will review a cover by The … Continue reading

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