Coming soon!! A new addition to our Website! I can't tell you yet . . . still working out the details. I can assure you however, it will be a FUN addition. The launch is tentatively planned for March 19th. Hope you're excited . . . I am!
The Turntable begins with The Kingston Trio "Desert Pete" . . . On The flipSide it's all Roy Orbison and the Beach Boys. Skip is back with the final installment of "Halibut Spirit story" entitled "Saloons to studio" what a great story! Finally, Pete Christensen introduces us to birds in his backyard on PICTURESQUE! Really Cool!
That's a wrap!
Till Next week / be safe and I'll see you on the Turntable!
Bill Haley & His Comets were an American rock and roll band, founded in 1952 and continued until Haley's death in 1981. The band, also known as Bill Haley and the Comets and Bill Haley's Comets (and variations thereof) From late 1954 to late 1956, the group placed nine singles in the Top 20, one of those a number one and three more in the Top Ten.
The Kingston Trio is an American folk and pop music group that helped launch the folk revival of the late 1950s to late 1960s. The group started as a San Francisco Bay Area nightclub act with an original lineup of Dave Guard, Bob Shane, and Nick Reynolds. It rose to international popularity, fueled by unprecedented sales of LP records, and helped to alter the direction of popular music in the U.S.
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The Platters is an American vocal group formed in 1952. They were one of the most successful vocal groups of the early rock and roll era.The group had 40 charting singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart between 1955 and 1967, including four number-one hits. The Platters were one of the first African-American groups to be accepted as a major chart group and were, for a period of time, the most successful vocal group in the world.
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The Bell Notes were an early American rock and roll group from the East Meadow area of Long Island, New York."I've Had It", released on Time Records, was a nationwide hit in the U.S. in March of 1959, peaking at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. They released four further singles in 1959 – "Old Spanish Town", "That's Right", "You're a Big Girl Now", and "White Buckskin Sneakers & Checkerboard Socks" – but only "Old Spanish Town" charted, peaking at #76.