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FlinterFile: America- Sister Golden Hair

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In 1975, America released its fifth album, Hearts. The song Sister Golden Hair, however, was older. Read the rest of this entry

Song of the day: Gerry & the Pacemakers- Ferry Cross The Mersey

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A sixties song, released in 1964! The song was written by Gerry Marsden, the Gerry from the band. It was a hit in both the UK and the US, respectively number 8 and number 6. It actually was a soundtrack song, from the movie with the same name. The Mersey is a river, which flows through Liverpool. The band was from Liverpool, and that was not the only thing that’s the same as the Beatles. They shared their manager (Brian Epstein) and their producer (George Martin), too. Enjoy

Gerry & The Pacemakers- Ferry Cross The Mersey