Tag: Del Shannon

Bobby Freeman

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Freeman, “Do You Want To Dance”

Bobby Freeman wrote and recorded one of the most covered songs in the history of rock and roll...

Music

Over the Covers: Ten Artists Who Covered Their Own Songs

The first article in the new series "Over the Covers" focuses on artists who re-recorded their own songs, thereby covering themselves. ...

Dennis Coffey

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dennis Coffey, “Scorpio”

Legendary studio guitarist Dennis Coffey had a hit of his own in '71...

The Shirelles

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Shirelles, “Mama Said”

1961 was a big year for the Shirelles, and many other artists...

Barbara Lewis

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Barbara Lewis, “Hello Stranger”

"Hello Stranger" was the first of several huge hits for Barbara Lewis...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Stevie Wonder, “Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours”

We lost Funk Brother Bob Babbitt this week, He played on countless Motown hits, including this Stevie Wonder classic....

AM Gold: 1964

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 10

As our Time-Life "AM Gold" series rolls on with the next batch of tunes from 1964, let's all take a moment to recognize the genius of the...

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Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Scott Miller, “Music: What Happened?”

Like many of you, I’ve always been a sucker for books about rock music, either about the music itself (e.g. Paul Zollo’s...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Traveling Wilburys, “Vol. 3”

The second (and seemingly final) Traveling Wilburys album turns 20 this week — and for Dw. Dunphy, the disappointment still stings a...