Hard to Find 45s, Vol. 12: 60s and 70s Pop Classics

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
The 19 singles collected on this set of 1960s and 1970s pop hits are hardly heavy or experimental, but are designed instead for comfortable appeal, and each, in its own way, freezes its era perhaps more clearly than the more artistic and exploratory work that went on in the recording studios of the day -- no doubt because these songs were heard constantly on the radio. Like them or not, there are some serious ear worms here, like Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders' "Game of Love," Jay & the Techniques' Motown-like "Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie," the Sandpipers' wistful "Come Saturday Morning," the group Smith's toughened-up version of the Shirelles' "Baby It's You," ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
The 19 singles collected on this set of 1960s and 1970s pop hits are hardly heavy or experimental, but are designed instead for comfortable appeal, and each, in its own way, freezes its era perhaps more clearly than the more artistic and exploratory work that went on in the recording studios of the day -- no doubt because these songs were heard constantly on the radio. Like them or not, there are some serious ear worms here, like Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders' "Game of Love," Jay & the Techniques' Motown-like "Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie," the Sandpipers' wistful "Come Saturday Morning," the group Smith's toughened-up version of the Shirelles' "Baby It's You," King Harvest's "Dancing in the Moonlight," and Andy Gibb's "I Just Want to Be Your Everything," and each of these is likely to get one singing along, like it or not. Some songs we love. Some songs love us. These are examples of the latter. They worm their way in there. They don't let go easily.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/16/2010
  • Label: Eric Collection
  • UPC: 730531153028
  • Catalog Number: 11530
  • Sales rank: 3,972

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Game of Love - Wayne Fontana (2:08)
  2. 2 The Nitty Gritty - Shirley Ellis (2:19)
  3. 3 Keep the Ball Rollin' - Jay & the Techniques (3:07)
  4. 4 Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie - Jay & the Techniques (2:27)
  5. 5 Call Me - Chris Montez (2:37)
  6. 6 Come Saturday Morning - The Sandpipers (3:04)
  7. 7 I Like Dreamin' - Kenny Nolan (3:30)
  8. 8 Born a Woman - Sandy Posey (2:09)
  9. 9 Long Lonesome Highway - Michael Parks (2:10)
  10. 10 Garden Party - Stone Canyon Band (3:48)
  11. 11 I've Found Someone of My Own - The Free Movement (3:45)
  12. 12 Black Pearl - The Checkmates, Ltd. (3:28)
  13. 13 Eres Tu (Touch the Wind) - Mocedades (3:34)
  14. 14 Do You Wanna Make Love - Peter McCann (3:32)
  15. 15 Baby It's You - Smith (2:31)
  16. 16 One Tin Soldier (The Legend of Billy Jack) - Coven (3:22)
  17. 17 Dancing in the Moonlight - King Harvest (3:00)
  18. 18 Toast and Marmalade for Tea - Tin Tin (2:25)
  19. 19 I Just Want to be Your Everything - Andy Gibb (3:35)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Burt Bacharach Composer
Lincoln Chase Composer
Kenny Nolan Composer
Phil Spector Composer
Barry Gibb Composer
Bill Buster Producer
Hal David Composer
Tony Hatch Composer
Rick Nelson Composer
Karlin Composer
Fred Bronson Liner Notes
Tom Daly Sound Production
Groves Composer
Mark Mathews Sound Production
Hendricks Composer
Randell Composer
Linzer Composer
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