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SONG OF THE DAY Terry Callier – Spin, Spin, Spin

I think I’ve covered most of Terry Callier’s debut album on my blog by now, but its such a cracking record, I truly can’t help myself. Jazz, soul and folk guitarist/singer-songwriter, Terry Callier released his debut album in 1968 and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Terry Callier – I’m A Drifter

For many years the only version I knew of The Drifter was the gloriously psyched out 1967 rendition by H.P. Lovecraft.  Today’s song is also a cover of the original, but couldn’t sound further apart from Lovecraft’s, but that’s the … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Terry Callier – Lazarus Man

Jazz, soul and folk guitarist/singer-songwriter, Terry Callier released his debut album in 1968 and continued recording until 1978 when he disappeared off the radar.  Amazingly, at this time his music just wasn’t making him the living he so rightly deserved, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Terry Callier – You Goin’ Miss Your Candy Man

Way back in 1994 I bought a single by UK hip hop band, Urban Species entitled Listen. One of the reasons I liked this track in the first place was because of the bass line and guitar riff, but little … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Terry Callier – 900 Miles

The career of Terrence Orlando “Terry” Callier was as vibrant and diverse as the music he created.  Spanning over an extensive 50 years, Callier was a singer-songwriter and guitarist who’s impressive repertoire incorporated the sounds of jazz, soul and folk. … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Cleveland Francis – Little Green Apples

“If you were Black, you played blues or soul music … I wanted to play folk music.” Its this voice!! This voice! I’d never heard of Cleveland Francis until this afternoon and I’ve not had chance to revisit this chance … Continue reading

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