Tag: Don Kirshner

Sonny Charles & the Checkmates, LTD

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Sonny Charles & the Checkmates, Ltd., “Black Pearl”

An overlooked group, a legendary producer, and a songwriter I should have gotten to know better...

The Cookies

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Cookies, “Chains”

The Cookies had hits of their own, sang on others, and influenced the group that changed the world...

Soul Serenade - Gerry Goffin

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Gerry Goffin, 1939-2014

Ken Shane pays tribute to the legendary Gerry Goffin...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Freddie Scott, “Hey, Girl”

Just when Freddie Scott decided to give up on recording and focus on songwriting, an opportunity came along to record a song that would...

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Linkfest, Popdose Lists

The Friday Linkfest: 1/21/11

The Web moves fast. Here are our favorite links from the week that was: The age of extreme offshore oil is just beginning Discover...