Calne (Monday 16th December 2019)
A familiar roundabout from a different angle.
16.12.2019 (1819 hr)
Blip #3112 (#2862 + 250 archived blips taken 27.8.1960-18.3.2010)
Consecutive Blip #006
Blips/Extras In 2019 #289 + #093/100 Extras
Day #3553 (791 gaps from 26.3.2010)
LOTD #2241 (#2082 + 159 in archived blips)
Taken with Panasonic/Leica DMC-LX100 M4/3 compact
Lozarhythm Of The Day:
The Valiants - Frieda-Frieda (recorded 1957, Culver City CA)
Best known for their doo-wop hit This Is The Nite, the Valiants were led by Billy Storm and produced by Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell, which is how their version of Good Golly Miss Molly, which he co-wrote, came to be released months before that of Little Richard, whose voice Billy Storm (born name Billy Spicer) emulates. They could certainly rock, as is shown on this, backed by the Bumps Blackwell Orchestra featuring Don and Dewey, and found on the B-side of two of their singles for Bob Keen's Keen label in 1958. I found it today on CD1 of Soul City Los Angeles - West Coast Gems From The Dawn Of Soul Music.