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Old 10-06-2021, 08:16 PM   #1011 (permalink)
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The Beatles - Twist and Shout (The Fab Four's cover)
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Old 10-07-2021, 10:49 AM   #1012 (permalink)
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First heard this on this Video

seems to be the same guy..

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Old 10-07-2021, 11:01 AM   #1013 (permalink)
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Speaking of the Stones...I prefer their protopunk-ish take on "She Said Yeah" by Larry Williams.

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Old 10-07-2021, 11:15 AM   #1014 (permalink)
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I think Slade went one better than Rosco on this one.

Rosco Gordon original, "Just a Little Bit":



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Old 10-07-2021, 11:42 AM   #1015 (permalink)
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That dude from Slade on the bottom right of that cover should be shot dead by fashion police.
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That dude from Slade on the bottom right of that cover should be shot dead by fashion police.


That's Dave Hill - whose "fringe" always reminds me of how my mother put scotch tape across my bangs (as a straight edge) when I was a child and cut them too short.
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What is it with parents not only being incompetent barbers but reckless and impatient ones too?
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What is it with parents not only being incompetent barbers but reckless and impatient ones too?
Exactly! Your Mom must've had a hard time cutting and stylin' those luxurious locks of yours.
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She managed to be very quick.
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Hiya Ginge, yeah but 50 Shades of Gray.....






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