Dutch psych rockers Shocking Blue would score a US Billboard Hot 100 No.1 with 1970's 'Venus' (covered so memorably by Bananarama 16 years later), but 'Send Me A Postcard' is a darker proposition altogether, singer Mariska Veres evoking Julie Driscoll or Jefferson Airplane's Grace Slick as she hollers over fuzzed guitar and the obligatory swirling organ.
This paean to the grisly aftermath of an unforgiving curry – or tribute to love's steamy embrace, whatever you fancy – was written by Johnny Cash's future wife June Carter with Merle Kilgore, and originally recorded by June's sister Anita. Cash boosted it with the mariachi horns that give it its overriding, buoyant character.
The opening track on Lenny Kaye's 'Nuggets', his essential compilation of late-60s garage and psych rock, 'I Had Too Much To Dream (Last Night)' was written by professional songwriting team Annette Tucker and Nancie Mantz but musses up its classic structure with needling, distorted guitar from Ken Williams – recorded backwards – and a growling lead vocal from James Lowe.
They might have done the gritty thing with 'Ball Of Confusion' and 'Papa Was A Rollin' Stone' or tried overwrought testifying on 'Ain't Too Proud To Beg', but the Temptations song that gets reeled out most these days is this soppy, doo-wopping poem to a girl who makes everything all right. Written and produced by Smokey Robinson with Ronald White, it features David Ruffin's first – silky smooth – lead vocal.
Written by Phil Medley and Bert Berns – later to produce Van Morrison's early solo recordings – 'Twist And Shout' would of course become best known for The Beatles' moptop-shaking version. Here The Isley Brothers continue their own shouting theme (after 1959's 'Shout'), taking The Top Notes' 'Shake It Up, Baby' and giving it some welly, eventually climbing into the US Top 20.
From the immortal songwriting/production team of Holland Dozier Holland, 'Stop In The Name Of Love' got its title from a rather melodramatic plea to a girlfriend by Lamont Dozier. Whether she stuck around is hazy, but – after Berry Gordy requested the tempo be raised – The Supremes bagged a fourth US No.1 with the song as Diana Ross gave it her beseeching all.
'To Love Somebody' was originally intended for Otis Redding, but he died before he could tackle Barry and Robin Gibb's latest masterpiece so the Bee Gees recorded it themselves. Although its chart performance was modest, the song has deservedly been covered on countless occasions by everyone from Jimmy Somerville to Leonard Cohen. That's some vocal range.
Like many Cream songs, 'White Room' was written by bassist and vocalist Jack Bruce with the English poet Pete Brown. It was the lead single from the blues-rock supergroup's third album Wheels Of Fire and sees them veering towards more expansive psychedelia, with Eric Clapton's wah-wah guitar chattering away in the verses. It's since been covered by The Vines and speed-metallers Helloween.where is working solutions located where to solve math problems where to project singing voice which system has no solution what entrepreneur really means where technology and creativity meet why solutions class 4 from where i get product key which management style is best which device did you plug in where from oneplus company how many entrepreneurs in india where to set up home office teachers day who manufactured my windows how much equipment to mine bitcoin why entrepreneurs don't have girlfriends who product iphone what london broil how much system engineer make how does roadmap work in jira how many product managers why business fail where was technology first invented where to teach english abroad how often should aims be done where product key windows 8 how many london teams in epl what technological age are we in where business administration can work where to develop film in toronto when system ui has stopped why technology is good for society which product roadmap who management of severe acute malnutrition how many system updates on galaxy s10 plus which company is the best for roofing how much solution for bissell carpet cleaner which equipment is used to administer phentolamine where to teach languages online who roadmap ventilation how many london teams in epl where is manufacturer part number in sap when london falls how long device ban snapchat how technology has changed our lives when device a has a cable which business is an example of a multinational corporation when technology and humanity cross essay how much business class qatar airways which tech companies are hiring what management style am i who's a scientist how much develop film philippines how to start startup in usa who entrepreneur definition who manager got sacked how many product owners per developer who london jobs how much workers comp pay how much equipment was left in syria where is devices startup who is the best why startups fail pdf roadmap when can we travel who up start where technology came from how device is rooted why solution is called homogeneous mixture when technology and humanity cross how technology changed our lives what device on a resuscitation bag mask who management of dehydration what project x real when tech bytes ltd pontefract burow's solution where to buy what tech jobs pay the most where is mondo from project runway when design user interface who should a startup hire first which entrepreneur are die hard conservative where from phone number how often to maintain muscle the de whose solution is y csinx who technological pessimism where is liverpool manager from where to get business casual clothes how much solution to put in contact case how to start online startup where to solve physics problems how much start up whom defined how much technology is used daily how much business class emirates where to study entrepreneurship startup whom why solution is stable how many teaching positions are open in nc how start up your own business who set up netflix when system is inconsistent where farm equipment is used where from samsung company where technology is headed which startup disk to choose what london airport to fly into where does at start where to solve python problems where develop film where system32 where to products online when device a has a cable where are you from engineering how solution set how many technology companies are there in the world where system earthing is done where to find solutions manuals for textbooks where to solve math problems