With the recent death of Maxine Powell, Motown’s etiquette instructor, I thought I’d find an early example of Motown’s constant strive for excellence. As well as a finishing school, Motown also employed a choreographer to make sure the dance routines were slick and polished. Here are The Temptations on a very early film of their […]
Its quite rare to find one of these Soul Train videos where the embedding feature hasn’t been disabled and I’m quite pleased I can put this one up here as it is one of my favourite tunes and takes me back to my youth every time. If the intro doesn’t get the hairs on the […]
A fantastic live film of The Four Tops from 1981, this illustrates perfectly how Levi’s voice endured. I’m sorry I can’t explain the guy with the budgie at the start ……….
Good quality footage of the original Impressions with Curtis Mayfield is quite hard to turn up on You-tube. Here’s them doing the classic Its alright: Hope you enjoy it. The one I wanted to post here is a really good quality one with re-synced audio, but unfortunately the poster has disabled embedding so all I […]
In my recent featured 45 post on Frank Howard – Judy I mentioned a link to a video, well I’ve found it on youtube so I thought I’d bung it up here. The backing track sounds really familiar, particularly that horn riff. Racking my brains to remember what it is. Let me know if you […]