Tag Archives: Little Richard

Long Tall Sally: Little Richard; Elvis Presley; The Beatles

Hello there! Our song this week is Long Tall Sally. This is a great ‘roots’ R&B song. We will review the original version by Little Richard. We will then discuss a cover version by Elvis, and a second cover by … Continue reading

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Tutti Frutti: Little Richard and Pat Boone

“A-wop-bop-a-loo-mop-a-lop-bam-boom!” Hello all, in this edition of Tim’s Cover Story we review Tutti Frutti, an early pop song by one of the great performers and innovators of rock music. According to Wikipedia, Rolling Stone magazine declared that the song still … Continue reading

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