Tag: Vee-Jay Records

Gene Chandler

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Gene Chandler, “Groovy Situation”

Gene Chandler's career spanned the years from doo-wop to disco with lots of hits in between...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Gene Chandler, “Groovy Situation”

Gene Chandler's extraordinary career spanned the doo-wop, r&b, soul, and disco eras....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Carl Hall, “You Don’t Know Nothing About Love”

A new compilation from Omnivore shines a light on an unjustly forgotten soul singer...

Soul Serenade - LC Cooke

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: L.C. Cooke, “Put Me Down Easy”

L.C. Cooke finally gets his due with a new collection...

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Music, Popdose Interviews

A Fan’s Notes: The Bob Gaudio Interview

Win an amazing Four Seasons prize package!...

Soul Serenade - Betty Everett & Jerry Butler

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Betty Everett & Jerry Butler, “Let It Be Me”

Betty Everett & Jerry Butler scored with a cover of a beloved Everly Brothers hit...

Jimmy Hughes

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Jimmy Hughes, “Steal Away”

"Steal Away" made the world aware of a small Alabama town...

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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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 1

Popdose breaks down the first five songs from Time-Life Music's AM Gold: 1962 compilation album, and takes time to enjoy a classic 1980s...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Dells, “Oh, What a Night” x 2

In 1956 the Dells struck gold with their hit "Oh, What a Night." Thirteen years later they recorded it again, and it made them stars....