We say hello to the summer with a classic pop ballad about the adolescent pain of summer break separation.
Remembering the vocalist Betty Willis, who died tragically this week, and who had a very small but important role in the history of one of rock music’s titans.
This Black Friday Record Store Day release offers up an album from 1962 that is notable more for its notoriety than its content.
This superb two-disc set compiles four soundtracks to four of the best films to come from Greece during its 1960s heyday. Ranging from contemporary to classical, this is a cornucopia of sounds that reflects the amazing range of the nation’s two top soundtrack composers, Mikis Theodorakis and Manos Hatzidakis.
It’s the first day of summer–and you say you need some sweet Sixties sounds for your beach party? Well, this recent selection of reissue singles from Sundazed Records will serve you well!
A lovely country-pop ballad from a crooner whose star once shone quite brightly.
This reissue of a fine 1962 compilation highlights the talents and genius of Ray Conniff, and serves as an excellent starting place for one of the most prolific “easy listening” artists of the Twentieth century.
An endearing, enduring pop ballad classic about the end of the summer.
A simple tune that’s one of the hidden jewels, from the era when the Beach Boys really were BOYS.
This is one of the finest pre-British Invasion songs we know, a delight of harmony and melody…and a bonus cover version to illustrate how the song lives on fifty years later.