PHIL BRODIE BAND'S FUN PAGE
for November 2014
NEW FACT EVERY MONTH
I write a new fact
each month, these facts are "to date" of when I put them up
on the page, which I started back in 2003, curtain of the facts might
have altered over the years.
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Did You Know . .
The only 3
recorded Eric Clapton and the Powerhouse tracks appear on the 1966 compilation
album "What's Shakin'", but due to contractual constraints,
lead singer Steve Winwood was credited as Steve Anglo in the original
album's liner notes....
* Legendary session musician-pianist,
Leon Russell, was meant to perform on Bobby "Boris" Pickett's
1962 hit novelty hit song, "Monster Mash", and is credited as
one of "The Crypt-Kickers", but he arrived late for the session,
so only appears on the single's instrumental B-side, "Monster Mash
* On January 7th 1968, KMPX a pioneer
in "underground" FM radio in San Francisco, held a "grass
ballot" vote for national office among its listeners. The results:
Bob Dylan is elected President; Paul Butterfield, Vice-President; George
Harrison, US ambassador to the UN. Jefferson Airplane are all elected
Secretaries of Transportation and the Grateful Dead are all elected Attorneys