R.I.P. of Oldish Psych & Prog blog

Global Searcher:
Site Content only Searcher

Login form
Friendly Sites
  • A Maquina de Faser Sonhos
  • A Pound for a Brown
  • Arlequins
  • Blue Mammoth
  • Boyz Make Noize
  • Culture for All
  • Electric Music for the Mind and Body
  • Deserter's Songs
  • 18 Rodas
  • HeavyPsychMan Blog
  • improshit
  • KMXT Free Form Radio
  • the List
  • Museo Rosenbach
  • Musiques
  • Old Melodies
  • Prog & Psych
  • Rock BlogRoll
  • Sam1957
  • Schnickschnack Mixmax
  • Silverado Rare Music
  • That was Music
  • Todoblog
  • When You Motor Away
  • Create your own site
  • Entries archive

    Рейтинг@Mail.ru Яндекс.Метрика

    Main » 2014 » September » 18 » the Ivy League ~ 1965 ~ This Is The Ivy League
    the Ivy League ~ 1965 ~ This Is The Ivy League
    the Ivy League ~ 1965 ~ This Is The Ivy Leaguegenre: beat, pop
    state: uk
    quality: lossless (ape, cue, log, covers,  size: 361 mb)
    time: 54'00"

    Tapestry Of Delights:
    Formed in 1964 when John Carter and Ken Lewis (real names John Shakespeare (no joke!) and James Hawker), previously of Carter-Lewis and The Southerners, joined forces with Perry Ford (real name Brian Pugh). All three were session singers with songwriting ability and a clear liking for high-pitched vocals, and decided to record under their own name of The Ivy League. After their initial 45 flopped, Funny How Love Can Be, a song with instant appeal and high-pitched vocals which typified their style, took them into the Top Ten. The sadder but otherwise similar That's Why I'm Crying was a minor hit, but was followed by their finest moment, Tossin' And Turnin', which made No 3 over here and No 83 in the US. Their album, This Is The Ivy League, was a rather odd mixture of their own songs and other people's. During 1966 Carter and Lewis left and Burrows and Landon came in as replacements. Their final, if minor, hit was Willow Tree but the following year they returned as The Flowerpot Men.
    During their hit period they used a backing group called Division Two (Clem Cattini (bs), Mickey Keen (gtr), Mike O'Neill (piano, organ), Dave Wintour (drms)), who also recorded a great instrumental beat/R&B album, Discotheque (Society SOC 1016) in 1965.
    The eighties saw a band of this name working the night club circuit but it contained none of the earlier members.

    $CUt$Side One
    "Almost Grown" (written by Chuck Berry)
    "That's Why I'm Crying" (written by Carter-Lewis)
    "The Floral Dance" (written by Moss)
    "What More Do You Want" (written by Carter-Lewis, Ford)
    "Lulu's Back in Town" (written by Dubin, Warren)
    "We're Having a Party" (written by Epstein)

    Side Two
    "Don't Worry Baby" (written by Goffin)
    "Make Love" (written by Carter-Lewis, Ford)
    "Don't Think Twice It's Alright" (written by Bob Dylan)
    "Funny How Love Can Be" (written by Carter-Lewis)
    "My Old Dutch" (written by Lowry, Chevalier)
    "Dance To The Locomotion" (written by Barberis, Weinstein, Randazzo)

    13. Lonely Room [Bonus Track] 1:58
    14. A Girl Like You [Bonus Track] 2:04
    15. Tossing And Turning [Bonus Track] 2:28
    16. Graduation Day [Bonus Track] 2:17
    17. Our Love Is Slipping Away [Bonus Track] 2:53
    18. Running Round In Circles [Bonus Track] 2:13
    19. Willow Tree [Bonus Track] 2:32
    20. My World Fell Down [Bonus Track] 2:52
    21. Four And Twenty Hours [Bonus Track] 2:36
    22. Suddenly Things [Bonus Track] 3:12

    John Carter – vocals
    Ken Lewis – vocals, guitar
    Perry Ford – vocals

    Sign up please for display Links
    Dear visitors, if you need the links are broken, please leave a request in the comments, I will try as much as possible to restore them for you

    Views: 891 | Rating: 5.0/1

    Share |

    Total comments: 0
    Only registered users can add comments.
    [ Registration | Login ]

    Action: 10% discount coupon for Depositfiles Gold accounts for 6 months and 1 year periods. The coupon is very simple in usage: you enter it on the Gold account payment page and after the prices are recalculated can buy an account with the discount.
    Your coupon: vkanhlm5uqib3uugw6aqifkcudbnzqej

    Oldish Psych & Prog offers progressive psychedelic rock music mp3 lossless downloads