garage bands http://wknofm.org en Only A Carport Band, We Can't Afford A Garage http://wknofm.org/post/only-carport-band-we-cant-afford-garage <p><span lang="EN">In 1965, Memphis bands made their mark on the Billboard charts, with top 5 spots attained by Sam The Sham and the Pharaohs and the Gentrys. Elvis Presley just missed out on the top 10 with &ldquo;I&rsquo;m Yours&rdquo; and &ldquo;Puppet On A String.&rdquo; Wilson Pickett came to town and teamed with the folks at Stax for &ldquo;In The Midnight Hour.&rdquo; </span></p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 11:31:54 +0000 Rob Grayson 18099 at http://wknofm.org Only A Carport Band, We Can't Afford A Garage Kissin' Cousins And Swinging Sixties Singles http://wknofm.org/post/kissin-cousins-and-swinging-sixties-singles <p><font size="4"><em>The Patty Duke&nbsp;Show</em>&nbsp;premiered on TV in September of 1963, in which the actress played the dual role of twin-like &ldquo;identical&rdquo; cousins. At the same time, Elvis Presley was working on <i>Kissin&rsquo; Cousins</i>, a movie with a similar plot twist. In order to keep a lid on expenses, Colonel Tom Parker ordered the soundtrack work to be recorded in Nashville this time, instead of Hollywood. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 12:35:30 +0000 Rob Grayson 10698 at http://wknofm.org Kissin' Cousins And Swinging Sixties Singles