Monthly Archives: December 2011

Darlene Love: Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

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No Christmas is complete without Phil Spector’s wall of sound providing the soundtrack and this is quite simply the greatest Christmas song of all time. Merry Christmas everyone!

 

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Heavy Rotation: Summer Dreaming by Tony Rivers & The Castaways

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Following my recent post on Feel Flows, I’ve been listening to a lot of music that’s been heavily influenced by The Beach Boys.

I found this gem by Tony Rivers & The Castaways via this obscuresound.com blog. I know nothing about the song or band but quite simply, it sounds like the musical equivalent of purified Californian sunshine.

A special mention goes to the unexpected Latin-flavoured outtro too – I’m sure Brian and the boys would approve.

The Beach Boys: Feel Flows

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