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Various - GIRL GROUPS The Story Of A Sound Album

Various - GIRL GROUPS The Story Of A Sound Album
GIRL GROUPS The Story Of A Sound
UMV 10194
Germany, Austria, & Switzerland
MP3 album size:
1814 mb
FLAC album size:
1556 mb
MGM Records


This album chronicles the early-'60s girl group phenomenon, including The Supremes, Ronettes, Shirelles, etc. Track Listing. Remember the girl groups of the sixties who sang their way into our hearts The Shirelles, The Angels, The Ronettes, Martha & The Vandellas, The compilation album by Various. The Best of the Girl Groups, Vol. Compilation album by. Greenwich, a prolific charting songwriter whose own material both solo and with The Raindrops was often overlooked. The included solo single You Don't Know was described by journalist Alan Betrock in his book Girl Groups: The Story of a Sound as the kind of record that not only transcends and expands the boundaries that come to mind when someone says . Directed by Steve Alpert. With The Angels, The Blossoms, The Dixie Cups, The groups feel both eternal and eternally linked to their postwar golden age, so it may seem strange at first to pinpoint their origins a generation earlier, with the rise of the Andrews Sisters. But the Bobbettes typified the exuberant sound of girls using their voices to create a world together. When Mr. Lee reached No. 1 on the R&B charts and No. 6 on the Billboard pop charts, it redefined what girls were capable of. Jenn Pelly. A cover of it showed up on The Beatles Second Album in 1964, and the track even enjoyed another week at the top of the charts a decade and a half later, thanks to a version by the Carpenters. Girl Groups traces the story of the dream girls, punctuating over 25 of their greatest hits with fascinating insights into what went on behind the scenes. Ronnie Spector of The Ronettes, Mary Wilson of The Supremes, Arlene Smith of The Shirelles & Darlene Love reminisce about their lives & careers, recalling the shrewd business people who discovered & packaged them-in tight jeans, miniskirts, sequins & feathers. The documentary is just over an hour long. It loses its focus a little here and there, but it does tell the story of the amazing girl groups around in the early 60's and with a few exceptions, their swift disappearance at the onset of the British Invasion. Selections From The Soundtrack Of Girl Groups: The Story Of A Sound LP, Comp. Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown. WL 72140, STMR 9020. Album 1997 17 Songs. 60's Girl Groups. Various Artists. Pop 1997. That's When the Tears Start Single Version. The Blossoms. Groups book. This is not a book about 'Women in rock' and IT'S not even a book about 'gi. More accurately it is the story of a sound, and of a time and place that brought a unique combination of performers, songwriters, producers, musicians and businessmen together. No one aspect outweighs another in its importance to the whole success was simply not possible with even THIS IS NOT A BOOK ABOUT 'WOMEN IN ROCK' AND IT'S NOT EVEN A BOOK ABOUT 'GIRLS IN ROCK'