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SHADY DEL KNIGHT, ADMINISTRATOR

SHADY DEL KNIGHT, ADMINISTRATOR
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"More than a place, the Shady Dell was and will forever remain a state of mind." - Shady Del Knight

"More than a place, the Shady Dell was and will forever remain a state of mind." - Shady Del Knight
HELLO STRANGER ... IT SEEMS LIKE A MIGHTY LONG TIME!

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Now Playing at the Shady Dell: October 1966

October's here. The autumn winds blow chilly and cold.

It's time once again to peek inside the Dell's jukebox and see what's on the musical menu.

Experience the look and sound of young America!
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SONGS AT THEIR PEAK OF POPULARITY

“Reach Out I’ll Be There" – Four Tops (September ’66)
“Beauty is Only Skin Deep” – Temptations (September ’66)



“Said I Wasn’t Gonna Tell Nobody” – Sam & Dave (September ’66)
“If You Got the Loving (I Got the Time)” – Sam & Dave (September ’66)



“Midnight Hour” – (?) Question Mark & the Mysterians (September ’66)
“96 Tears” – (?) Question Mark & the Mysterians (September ’66)



“Cherish” – Association (September ’66)
“Walk Away Renee” – Left Banke (September ’66)



“Psychotic Reaction” – Count Five (September ’66)



“Last Train to Clarksville” – Monkees (September ‘66)



“Rumors” – Syndicate of Sound (September ’66)
“Knock on Wood” – Eddie Floyd (September ’66)



“Baby, I’ve Got It” – Jimmy Ruffin (August ’66)
“What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” – Jimmy Ruffin (August ’66)
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OLDER FAVORITES STILL PLAYED OFTEN

“You’ll Lose a Precious Love” – Temptations (June ’66)
“Ain’t Too Proud to Beg” – Temptations (June ’66)

“Peace of Mind” – Magnificent Men (January ’66)
“It’s a Man’s, Man’s, Man’s World” – James Brown (May ’66)



“Hello Stranger” – Capitols (April ’66)
“Cool Jerk” – Capitols (April ’66)



“Close Your Eyes” – Five Keys (March ’55)
“Everybody’s Gotta Lose Someday” – Del-Chords aka Del-Cords) (December ’64)


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NEW & HITBOUND

“Don’t Be a Drop-Out” – James Brown



“Tell Me That You Love Me” – James Brown



“Devil with a Blue Dress On & Good Golly Miss Molly” –
Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels

“Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow” – Rolling Stones



“Lady Godiva” – Peter & Gordon



“I’m Your Puppet” – James & Bobby Purify


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Big changes are coming to the jukebox in November.

Which of these records will turn to gold and which will turn to dust?



You have
one month
to speculate
but remember,
ladies & gentlemen,
this is only
an exhibition,
this is not
a competition;
so please --
no wagering!







Have a Shady day!

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