Tag: Blood Sweat & Tears

Soul Serenade - Kim Weston

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Kim Weston, “Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me A Little While)”

Kim Weston - a Motown legend who could have had more...

Soul Serenade - Brenda Holloway

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brenda Holloway, “You’ve Made Me So Very Happy”

Brenda Holloway hit it big. A year later BS&T hit it bigger....

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Blood Sweat & Tears 3”

At a distance of more than 40 years, we forget how big Blood Sweat and Tears was at the turn of the 1970s. Their second, self-titled album...

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Blood Sweat and Tears”

The top of the Billboard album chart in the early months of 1969 had something for everybody: the Beatles’ psychedelic flights on the...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brenda Holloway, “Every Little Bit Hurts”

Brenda Holloway isn't often included in the discussion of great female Motown vocalists. Ken Shane tells us why she deserves to be....

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: The Blues Project, “Projections”

The classic lineup of the Blues Project, led by Al Kooper and Steve Katz, made just one studio album. Fortunately, that album was the '60s...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Blood, Sweat & Tears, “Child Is Father to the Man”

There had never been anything quite like them. They weren’t the cute mop-tops or acid-fueled freaks that had risen to fame in recent...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Gambling

One of the special treasures of living in Los Angeles or San Diego is knowing that the adult amusement park of Las Vegas is only a brief...