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The John here refers to Sebastian, not Phillips. We all know what that one means. Nuggets like that are why I read Best Classic Bands. Thanks for a great article. For such a talented group, I feel they went basically unheralded, well-known but little credit for some amazing harmonies. Your data will be safe!
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I Call Your Name 2. Do You Wanna Dance 3.
I Saw Her Again 4. You Baby 5.
Dancing Bear 6. Words of Love 7. No Salt On Her Tail 8. Barry McGuire had known various characters in this song since , and he had the nascent Mamas and Papas sing backup for him on one of his albums. While they were in the studio, they also sang "California Dreamin'" for producer Lou Adler.
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And everybody's gettin' fat except Mama Cass. Broke, busted, disgusted, agents can't be trusted, And Michie wants to go to the sea. As the group was first formed, they all decamped for a vacation in the Virgin Islands. What exactly they were vacationing from is not clear to me. Cass can't make it; she says we'll have to fake it We knew she'd come eventually.
The other three had gone to the Virgin Islands without Cass, who wanted to join the group - among other reasons, she was in love with Denny - but John resisted admitting her. He would tell people that her range wasn't strong enough, but in reality, she was just fat see above , and bad for their image. John eventually relented, and they made up a story about Cass hitting her head on a pipe in the Virgin Islands, which miraculously gave her voice three extra high notes, thus allowing her entrance into the group.
Greasin' on American Express cards; They were broke while they were in the Virgin Islands, but they did have American Express cards, which they maxed out. When those began to get rejected, they sent Michelle to the craps table in a slinky red dress, and she emerged with enough money to buy first-class plane tickets to New York.
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Tents low rent, but keeping out the heat's hard. Duffy's good vibrations and our imaginations Can't go on indefinitely. Duffy's was a club the band hung out at on Creeque Alley in the Virgin Islands. And California dreamin' is becomin' a reality The Mamas and the Papas used the same backing track to record their own version later that year, and released it as their second single after "Go Where You Wanna Go," which stiffed in November It would eventually go to Number Four in early Posted by Tom Nawrocki at PM. Anonymous April 9, at PM. Tom Nawrocki April 9, at PM.