Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Cruising to 1967: "A Whiter Shade of Pale"


On today's Ten at Ten on Chicago's WDRV, 97.1 FM, Bob Stroud went to that special high school year of mine, 1967.

ITCHYCOO PARK--  Small Faces
PURPLE HAZE--  Jimi Hendrix
A WHITER SHADE OF PALE--  Procul Harum

TO SIR WITH LOVE--  Lulu
BERNADETTE--  Four Tops
I CAN SEE FOR MILES--  Who
DANDELION--  Rolling Stones

KENTUCKY WOMAN--  Neil Diamond
PEOPLE ARE STRANGE--  Doors
I WAS MADE TO LOVE HER--  Stevie Wonder

In case you're wondering, the #1 song this date in 1967 was "The Letter" by the Box Tops.  The #1 selling album was "Sergeant Pepper's Lonely hearts Club Band" and the #1 movie at the box office  was "Bonnie and Clyde."

Name That Tune (from the above songs):  "'Scuse Me While I Kiss The Sky."    Answer below:  RoadDog


"Purple Haze"


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