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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!

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Now Playing at the Shady Dell: August 1967

The summer of 1967 wears on and it's time once again to sample the sounds in the Shady Dell jukebox.

As the record selection for August 1967 reveals, soul music is definitely getting a whole lot funkier.

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

“I Could Be So Happy” – Magnificent Men (July ’67)



“You Changed My Life" – Magnificent Men (July ’67)



"Karate Boogaloo” – Emperors (July ’67)



“You Gave Me Something (and Everything’s Alright)” – Fantastic Four (June ’67)



“Washed Ashore (On a Lonely Island in the Sea)” – Platters (July ’67)



“Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie” – Jay & the Techniques (July ’67)



“(I Wanna) Testify” – Parliaments (July ’67)



“A Whiter Shade of Pale" – Procol Harum (July ’67)
“White Rabbit" – Jefferson Airplane (July ’67)
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OLDER FAVORITES STILL PLAYED OFTEN

“Searchin’” – Emperors (May ’67)



“Lookin’ For My Baby” – Emperors (May ’67)



“Hypnotized” – Linda Jones (June ’67)



“Soul Finger” – Bar-Kays (June ’67)



“I’ll Turn To Stone” – Four Tops (May ’67)


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NEW & HITBOUND

“You’re My Everything” – Temptations



“The Letter” – Box Tops



“Funky Broadway” – Wilson Pickett



“Reflections” – Diana Ross & the Supremes



“Gimme Little Sign” – Brenton Wood



“Get on Up” – Esquires


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Big changes are coming to the jukebox next month.

Which of these records will still be spinning and which will take an early retirement?



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!

2 comments:

  1. They just don't make records like they used to. Excellent post.

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  2. Thank you for reaching across the pond and across the generations, Emily. Your comments are always welcome and greatly appreciated.

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