Song of the day: The Captain & Tennille – "Love Will Keep Us Together"

May 4, 2013

Here’s another song I would have love to have heard covered on Drink A Toast To Innocence: A Tribute To Lite Rock:

The Captain & Tennille – “Love Will Keep Us Together (1976)

Here’s a fabulous live version. It’s exceptionally well played by the entire band:

Here’s another live version, but this time with The Captain & Tennille in power trio format:

And here’s the original version, by the chap who wrote it (along with songwriting partner Howard Greenfield):

Neil Sedaka – “Love Will Keep Us Together (1974)

Song of the day: goyouhuskies! – "Waking Up Is Hard To Do"

November 26, 2009

Here are the cutely-named goyouhuskies! with “Waking Up Is Hard To Do” (2006):


Unfortunately for goyouhuskies! (that really is a cute name), every single time I see the name of their song I want to hear this:

Neil Sedaka – “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do“* (1962)


(*The All Music Guide describes Neil’s song as “two minutes and sixteen seconds of pure pop magic”. That’s because it is.)

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