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british soul 1960’s

  http://www.manchesterbeat.com/groups/exits/exits.php “Widespread British interest in soul music developed after the advent of rock and roll from the mid-1950s and the subsequent interest in American music. In the early 1960s, rhythm and blues, including soul, was particularly popular among some

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BONICI and the BEAT SCENE

  Many of those who came to perform in at the Two Red Shoes Ballroom and various venues hosted by Albert and Betty Bonici and staff, visited the Park Cafe to meet with Albert and to have a meal prepared

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Beat Christmas

Dec 1964 The Beatles play their Xmas Special shows at Hammersmith Odeon 38 shows over 21 nights,Special guests included the Yardbirds featuring Eric Clapton.Here’s a Christmas message to their fans in 1964: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xj2Xm4j3fAk Christmas 1958: Harry Robertson’s band¬† Lord Rockingham’s

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Dusty and The Springfields

Dusty interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdIIP7QOs6o [part 2] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7k8hbAT4fd0 Photo above: Dusty Springfield in studio with Johnny Moran and a sound engineer when developing her solo act [1963] Definitely Dusty [part one] features Dusty’s first recording at age 12: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QM8gSyDKcNA [BBC2 1999] Where

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Anita Harris

http://www.anita-harris.com/ [official webpage] https://scotbeat.wordpress.com/2015/02/07/john-macdonald-musician-bonici-profile/ ¬† Anita Harris made her debut recording with EMI’s Parlophone label with “I haven’t got you” before her appearances with The Alex Sutherland band at Two Red Shoes. She was one of several female ballad singers

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