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Monday, June 23rd

passings

Gerry Goffin, lyricist, February 11, 1939-June 19, 2014

The Shirelles, “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” (G. Goffin, C. King), 1961

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The Drifters, “Up on the Roof” (G. Goffin, C. King), 1962


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Aretha Franklin, “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” (G. Goffin, C. King, J. Wexler), 1967

Sunday, 9/23/12

Little Richard testifies.

With Jerry Lee Lewis, “I’ll Fly Away,” TV show, 1983

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With The Shirelles, “Joy, Joy, Joy,” TV show (England), 1963

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lagniappe

random thoughts

What do you do when it becomes apparent that the story of your life is being told by an unreliable narrator?

Friday, 4/8/11

two takes

“Will You Love Me Tomorrow” (Gerry Goffin & Carole King)

This could go wrong in so many ways. But it doesn’t.

Bryan Ferry, live, TV broadcast (Later with Jools Holland, BBC), 1993

Vodpod videos no longer available.

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The Shirelles, 1960

Vodpod videos no longer available.

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lagniappe

sight seen

In Cambridge, Massachusetts, sitting on a brick sidewalk in Harvard Square, a panhandler with a large sign:

I HAVE A
DREAM
OF A
CHEESEBURGER

Hold the Pickle

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