Here’s another Deep Soul deep cut from back in the Summer of Love, 1967 – the only hit for Helena Ferguson. And here’s a piece of pop trivia – the backing band is The Ohio Players.
The Chambers Brothers blended their gospel roots with folk and West Coast rock to create a unique take on psychedelic soul in the first Summer of Love. Continue reading “The Chambers Brothers – Time Has Come Today”
What a strange and compelling song The Letter is. And how strange to realise that husky blue-eyed soul voice comes from a 16-year-old boy. Continue reading “The Box Tops – The Letter”
Leonard Cohen’s song So Long Marianne reminds me of my first job, and the time I left home and moved to London when I was 17. Continue reading “Leonard Cohen – So Long, Marianne”