Sunday, April 25, 2010
Friday, April 23, 2010
ck oneBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
CHANTAL KELLY - RIEN QU'UNE GUITARE
another rare chantal treat for you to enjoy
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Monday, April 19, 2010
gay ladyBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
GAYNAEL - LE GROS BALLON DIRIGEABLE
i'm sure you all know and love the gaynael classic 'romantale et sentimentique' but did you know this one? from what i can work out, this song, released in 1971 was a gift from the braun electronics company to their staff! here is the cover -
does anyone else know any information about this song?
Saturday, April 17, 2010
doll remixedSALLY SHAPIRO - GUILTY PLEASURES MEGAMIX
to celebrate the release of disco doll sallys guilty pleasures remix album johan agebjorn has created this ace megamix - enjoy! (thanks to popjustice)
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
watch with mama again
3 for the price of one. enjoy cass, joni and mary mellow out on the mama cass tv show.
Monday, April 12, 2010
watch with mama
i thought i'd post a few mama cass elliot clips over the next few days as she is one groovy doll. this ace song 'different' is taken from the h.r. pufnstuf movie
Sunday, April 11, 2010
orchids alternativeANTOINETTE - JENNY LET HIM GO
i love this song and always thought it sounded like it should have been recorded by the orchids. guess what?- it was! although their version never got released. still a great song though.
read more about antoinette at readysteadygirls
Friday, April 09, 2010
orchids extravaganza - fridayTHE ORCHIDS - SOLDIER BOY
after limited success, they renamed themselves 'the exceptions' and wrote and recorded this track in which they sound much more grown up, sophisticated and american.
Thursday, April 08, 2010
orchids extravaganza - thursdayTHE ORCHIDS - OOH CHANG A LANG
a schoolgirl masterpiece!
Wednesday, April 07, 2010
orchids extravaganza - wednesdayBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
THE ORCHIDS - DON'T MAKE ME MAD
orchids overload!i hinted at this yesterday - well, here it is.......
singing! moving! wearing scarves!
taken from disk-o-tek holiday from 1964
Tuesday, April 06, 2010
orchids extravaganza - tuesdayTHE ORCHIDS - MR SCROOGE
this picture is taken from their performance on 'disk-o-tek holiday'.
hmmmm, if only we could get to see that clip..........
Monday, April 05, 2010
orchids extravaganza - mondayBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
THE ORCHIDS - LARRY
another rare track for you - a song that was written by the people who wrote 'bobby's girl'.
Sunday, April 04, 2010
orchids extravaganza - sundayTHE ORCHIDS - LOVE HIT ME
still one of my all time favourite songs ever- thanks girls!
Saturday, April 03, 2010
orchids extravaganza - saturdayBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
THE ORCHIDS - STAY AT HOME
a great big stomping shel talmy number for you to enjoy
Friday, April 02, 2010
orchids extravaganza - fridayTHE ORCHIDS - GONNA MAKE HIM MINE
all of this weeks pictures are taken from this brilliant spectropop article - many thanks!
Thursday, April 01, 2010
orchids extravaganza - thursdayBLOWUPDOLL EXCLUSIVE
THE ORCHIDS - I'VE GOT THAT FEELING
i am a huge fan of the orchids - britains best ever (but not very successful) girl group. a few of their songs have been available on various compilation cds but this week i will add to your collection and blow your mind with an orchid overload!
this rarely heard song song was written by ray davies - you will love it!