She had a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in English and earned her doctorate in 1938. She is Malvina Reynolds who met folksingers Pete Seeger and Earl Robinson when she was in her forties. She then studied music theory and went on to compose "Little Boxes", Turn Around", "What Have They Done To the Rain" and "Morningtown Ride". The Limeliters (Glenn Yarbrough, Lou Gottlieb and Alex Hassilev) were first to record "Morningtown Ride" for the 1962 album "Through Children's Eyes, Little-Folk…
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November 16, 2017Ian Hunter (Patterson) is the appropriate title of the 1975 debut solo LP containing "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" (Ian Hunter). The single did well in the U.K. peaking at number fourteen. Ian sang lead for Mott the Hoople for the life of that band. Great White (lead vocalist Jack Russell, Audie Desbrow, Mark Kendall, Michael Lardie and Tony Montana) covered "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" in 1989 for the double platinum top ten album "...Twice Shy". The single reached number five on Billboard.
November 15, 2017Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitan perform "Jarabe Tapatio" (Jesus Gonzales Rubio). This is a folk group that's been in existence since 1897 and continues to this day. The dance developed through the Mexican revolution. In 1941 Les Brown and his Orchestra covered the tune as "The Mexican Hat Dance" (Arr: Ben Homer). Les Brown and his Band of Renown were successful for over sixty years and put Doris Day into the spotlight. The Applejacks "Mexican Hat Rock" (Appell) charted on Billboard at numbe…