Way Back 2022

A Strong Song Selection Highlights Licorice Pizza, Steppenwolf, Temptations and Eddy Arnold Heard on Tube

Paul Thomas Anderson's latest film, the coming-of-age romantic comedy Licorice Pizza, is getting lots of love from movie reviewers (the New York Film Critics Circle awarded Anderson their Best Screenplay award) and major awards groups (four Golden Globe nominations and a whopping eight from the Broadcast Film Critics, both citing lead actors Alana Haim and Cooper Hoffman). Set in ... MORE ››

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Percy Faith

Percy Faith had three chart-topping hits...and all of them rank high on the Top 100 Columbia-Epic Hits 1950-1969! Check out the classic track listing ... MORE ››

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TOMMY EDWARDS

Tommy Edwards

Many entertainers are familiar with the high peaks and low valleys encountered during a show business career. Singer and songwriter Thomas Jefferson Edwards, Jr. became well acquainted with the difficulties of maintaining success, or simply trying to earn a living, over a career lasting a quarter of a century. His peak, and it was a high one, came nearly 20 years after his first break at the age of 17; "It's All in the Game," its melody composed ten years before his birth, placed him on the charts twice, in two different versions, the latter becoming one of the best selling singles of the late 1950s. Henrico, Virginia, located on the northwest edge of Richmond, was his place of birth in October 1922. He grew up near Pemberton Elementary School, but because of ... MORE ››



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Ginnie Bell
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Paul Dino

It was young romance on display every day from coast to coast during the late 1950s and early '60s on American Bandstand. Justine Carrelli and Bob Clayton were dancing partners on Dick Clark's not-to-be-missed daily Philadelphia-based dancefest and stop for popular singers. They spent a few years together on camera and let it be known they were ... MORE ››