Friday, May 27, 2011

Under the Yum Yum Tree - Jack Lemmon & Carol Lynley (1963)

True Grit - John Wayne (1969)

It's a Cryin' Shame - Gayle McCormick (1971)

What Am I Gonna Do - Smith (1970)

Lead singer Gayle McCormick from St. Louis, Missouri. Song written by Carole King.

Hang on Sloopy! - The McCoys (1965)

This is my Dad's all-time most hated record. My brother and I could get him to yell, "TURN THAT DOWN!" real fast with this one!

Another One For Dad!!

Tiny Tim singing Tip Toe Thru the Tulips on Laugh-In in 1968.

Just For My Dad!

The flip side of the original 45 was the same song just played in reverse. We first heard They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa! in a record shop in Dallas, Texas, coming back from vacation in July 1966.

Jeff Conaway 1950 - 2011

Jeff Conaway passed away this morning, May 27, 2011, at age 60. He is best remembered for his role as Kenickie in "Grease" and on TV as Bobby Wheeler in "Taxi".