Ben E King
1,000 Greatest Songs of the 1960s – 980 to 971
the use of marimba and Spanish guitar gave the recording a unique sound
Ben E. King And Friends At BB Kings On Friday, November 27th, 2013, Reviewed
All of the caveats you can imagine, doesn’t change that that is Lala singing “Da Do Ron Ron”, Charlie singing “Sweets For My Sweet” and yes, the real, the indominatable Ben E. singing “Spanish Harlem”. These are immortal pop tracks.
Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 9-28-13
More Than – Au Revoir Simone – This reminds me of all those indie pop bands with a touch more better living with electricity thrown into the mix. Sort of Pains of Being Pretty At Heart – B+