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Song of the Say: Cameo “Word Up”

September 26, 2012


. Straight from the horse’s mouth is best, I think. Today is the day when things that should have been said were not said, but they should have been. Sometimes the spirit rages and froths, but the balls shudder and shrivel. Alas. Well, at least we can all seek solace in a song – a […]

The Great Big Cover Up: The Temptations’ “My Girl”

January 9, 2012


Today, a blast from the past that got shaken n’ stirred in various presents. “My Girl” was released by The Temptations in 1964, and was written by the great Smokey Robinson in reportedly 10-20 minutes, thank you very much. It launched the career of then-Johnny-come-lately David Ruffin, who had only joined The Temptations as a […]