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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

on Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:26 pm
The Impalas are best known for their 1959 hit "Sorry (I Ran All The
Way Home)". "Woodchuck Song" comes from the album of that name:




https://www.discogs.com/The-Impalas-Sorry-I-Ran-All-The-Way-Home/release/7773796

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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

on Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:26 pm
Someone I follow on Facebook was talking about this track.

Track: 'Book of Love'---The Monotones


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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

on Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:06 pm
CherokeeRose wrote:Someone I follow on Facebook was talking about this track.

Track: 'Book of Love'---The Monotones

Great track! Doo wop is the business. I remember reading that the thump in the chorus began life as a
door slamming somewhere in the studio building and it sounded so right they made it part of the song!

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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

on Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:52 am
This song from 1952 features in the film Brooklyn, which we watched last night:



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5-10-15_Hours

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Re: The Party Begins: Music of the 1950s

on Tue Mar 20, 2018 9:31 am
Had this song on my mind during the walk this morning, when we bumped
into a dog we usually see barking enthusiastically at us from a window.
Patti Page sang the original but Lita Roza took it to #1 in the UK in 1953.




https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lita_Roza

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