Episode 202: Perfect Pop – Raspberries, Beatles, Young Rascals
October 20, 2017
Perfect Pop songs:
- Raspberries “Go All the Way” Raspberries (Capitol) 1972
- The Beatles “Nowhere Man” Yesterday and Today (Capitol) 1966
- The Young Rascals “Groovin’” Groovin’ (Atlantic) 1967
- Jerry Reed “East Bound and Down” East Bound and Down – Single (RCA) 1977
- Lisa Said “Up Not Down” Estranged (Tall Short Records) 2017
To close off this ‘Perfect Pop’ week, Jim and Patrick bring in celebrity guest Matthew Sweet’s, along with another listener’s, suggestions. Happy Friday!
FUN FACT: Beatles singer John Lennon actually lived near a Salvation Army children’s home called ‘Strawberry Field’ (around Woolton) while growing up in the U.K. He wrote the famous song bearing the same name, “Strawberry Fields Forever,” in 1966 while on the set of How I Won The War (1967).
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