Today 08:10 PM

He's a lover-mary wells

I hope it's ok to mention this little gem here,although she was at another label when she recorded it,mary wells will always be a[motown]artist to me..just a shoutout to a sweet soul song from a sweet soul sister.
Today 07:10 PM

Ike & Tina Turner - I Am A Motherless Child

I wonder if I&TT ever did this song live? Probably not. Their shows were always uptempo rock and roll for the most part lol

Tina was credited with writing this song and it would make sense knowing her background, which no child should ever have to live under. :(
Yesterday 02:11 AM

Were the Spinners invited to Motown 25?

Quote Originally Posted by luke View Post
That’s a shame. I’m assuming Gladys and Pips were invited but turned it down? That’s impression I got from her comments....”....now why would we want to go and be a part of that?”
Gladys said that they declined because they felt that the show should be honoring the artists that built the company and not just the company itself.

Eddie Kendricks and David Ruffin were also not invited. Eddie asked and was told that he could buy a ticket sit in the audience. James Jamerson was not invited and had to buy a ticket. Marvin Gaye called Kat of the Marvelettes and asked her why weren't they there. She told him that they were not invited and he was pissed!
Today 02:25 PM

The Jackson 5 Cartoon!

Just in time for Saturday morning (well maybe 47 years a little late)! So grab a bowl of cereal and milk and enjoy!

Today 01:35 PM

Music Modernization Act Signed Into Law

The law has many components, but for classic music fans one component of the bill, the Classics Act, will finally make sure that artists with pre-1972 records will receive master recording performance royalties.

"The Music Modernization Act is now the law of the land, and thousands of songwriters and artists are better for it," RIAA president Mitch Glazier said. "The result is a music market better founded on fair competition and fair pay. The enactment of this law demonstrates what music creators and digital services can do when we work together collaboratively to advance a mutually beneficial agenda. It's a great day for music. We hope fans across the country will join with us in celebration and PLAY IT LOUD."

Today 06:42 PM

Harvey Holiday to end his WOGL Philadelphia era.


WOGL is a great station and Harvey was in my opinion the best DJ that they had on the station.

End of an Era.


Ralph Terrana

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