Linda Carr is an American pop-soul singer. Before going solo, she was a backing singer for James Brown, replacing Tammi Terrell. She and her band The Love Squad had a Top 20 1975 hit in the UK with a song called “Highwire”.wikiRead More Linda Carr – Baby Are You Putting Me On (Live)
Oh la la! We all know the classic French clichés : croissant for breakfast, wine for lunch, baguettes & bad service but when you dig a little deeper into French stereotypes you will discover that in the country where cafes are sacred, the coffee is not. Coffee in France has a reputation for being la […]Read More Retro French Coffee–And The “Ooo La La”!
The album is notable for including the title track, which became Warick’s first top ten hit on the Billboard Hot 100. Also featured are three tracks which appeared on her first album, Presenting Dionne Warwick issued the year before: “Don’t Make Me Over”, ‘”This Empty Place”, and “I Cry Alone”. These three tracks are exactly […]Read More Dionne Warwick – Anyone Who Had a Heart
AllMusic reviewer Zachary Curd called the song “Essentially a love song, “Turn to Stone” is orchestrated, computerized, epic rock music courtesy of Jeff Lynne.” The song was also reviewed by Donald A. Guarisco who stated “This dynamic opener from the Out of the Blue album is a good example of Electric Light Orchestra’s skill for mixing string-laden pop hooks with […]Read More I TURNED TO STONE – BY ELO
I LOVE YOU BABY is a song by American producer Surf Mesa featuring vocals by Emilee Flood. It was first released on November 26, 2019. The original song they “got an idea from” was either “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” by Frank Sinatra, or “I Love You Baby” by Frankie Valli. Originally just […]Read More Emilee “I Love You Baby”
“Colour My World”is a song written by American musician James Pankow, one of the founding members of the rock/jazz fusion band Chicago. Part of Pankow’s “Ballet for a Girl in Buchannon” song cycle/suite, it was recorded for their second album Chicago, also called Chicago II (1970). Terry Kath sings the lead vocal, and Walter Parazaider […]Read More Colour My World – by Chicago
“Baby, I Love Your Way” is a song written and performed by English singer Peter Frampton. It was released in September 1975 and was first featured on Frampton’s 1975 album, Frampton. The song segues from the previous track “Nassau”. A live version of the song was later released on his 1976 multi-platinum album Frampton Comes […]Read More “Peter Frampton-Baby I Love Your Way”
Yvonne Carroll is an obscure female vocalist of the 1960s. Her songs are as follows for 1965: Mister Loveman B side to Laugh Or Cry. Girlie Northern Soul. Yvonne Carroll was a sixties soul singer, her hits include “There He Goes/Please Don’t Go” and “Gee What A Guy”. Yt https://americaoncoffeeflashbacks.wordpress.comRead More Gee What Guy | Yvonne Carroll