Tag: The Exciters

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Exciters, “Tell Him”

I’ve written about the Exciters before in this column, back in 2013. But that story was more of a reminiscence about my first band...

Brenda & the Tabulations

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brenda & The Tabulations, “Dry Your Eyes”

The sweet sound of early Philly Soul raced up the charts in '67...

The Exciters

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Exciters, “Do-Wah-Diddy”

Manfred Mann made it big, the Exciters made it first...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Righteous Brothers, “Just Once In My Life”

In 1965 the Righteous Brothers had a year that has seldom been equaled in the annals of popular music....