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FlinterFile: Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich- Bend It!

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Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich released a single in 1966. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Sonny & Cher- Little Man

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In 1966, Sonny & Cher had their biggest hit in the UK after I Got You Babe (1965). Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: The Beatles- Paperback Writer

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In 1966, the Beatles had their first hit with a song which was not about love. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: The Yardbirds- Shapes of Things

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In 1966, the Yardbirds wrote one of their greatest hits. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: The Beach Boys- Sloop John B.

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In 1966, the Beach Boys released their legendary album Pet Sounds. Read the rest of this entry

Song of the day: The Mama’s And The Papa’s- Monday Monday

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In 1966, John Phillips wrote a new song for his band. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Graham Bonney- Super Girl

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In 1966, Graham Bonney had his only real big hit. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Tommy James & The Shondells- Hanky Panky

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In 1966, Tommy James & the Shondells recorded their first hit. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: The Standells- Dirty Water

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In 1966, the Standells had a hit with a Garage Rock song. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Dusty Springfield- You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me

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In 1966, Dusty Springfield recorded a song which originally was Italian. Read the rest of this entry