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Sweet Spoonful

As we continue our premature but sincere tribute to spring and springy weather, here’s a cute little tune from Lovin’ Spoonful, specialists in cute little tunes: “Rain on the Roof,” from 1966, is quite Kinks-like in its melody and arrangement, … Continue reading

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The Soldier’s Life

We continue our tribute to great backing vocals with this brief obscurity from Tim Hart and Maddy Prior. “My Son John” is from the second of the pair’s Folk Songs of Old England albums. The first was released in 1969, … Continue reading

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I Wish I Was….

As we continue to our stroll through great backing vocals, we have to talk about the guy taking backup duties on this one: Simon & Garfunkel’s “Homeward Bound” is a sweet two and a half minutes, describing the feelings of … Continue reading

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