Minneapolis Record Show


The Quest “The Last Days” Minnesota 45 #49
September 29, 2014, 2:07 pm
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Good 1970 release from Winona area group The Quest.



Rene Waters “Zoomerang Jungle Fever” Minnesota 45 #39
November 23, 2012, 12:14 pm
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Cool 1964 release by Rene Waters. Does anybody have any information on this guy?

 



The Library “Temptation” Iowa 45 #5
March 26, 2012, 2:46 pm
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Good late 1960’s single from Mason City, Iowa area horn rock group The Library.

 



Ronnie Ray & The Playboys “Mean Mama Blues” Minnesota 45 #29
February 1, 2012, 2:19 pm
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Cool 1960 rockabilly from Fargo/Moorhead area group Ronnie Ray & The Playboys.



Leaves Of Grass “Summertime” Minnesota 45 #28
January 26, 2012, 1:26 pm
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Excellent 1968 cover of the Gershwin standard from Montgomery, Minnesota (Kolacky Capital of the World) group Leaves Of Grass.  Scorching guitar solo from member Jerry Kotek.



Gregory Dee And The Avanties “The Grind” Minnesota 45 #27
January 13, 2012, 1:42 pm
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Classic 1964 instrumental from Twin Cities frat rockers Gregory Dee And The Avanties.



The Gamins “Freeway” Minnesota 45 #26
December 19, 2011, 12:13 pm
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Excellent 1966 instrumental from Twin Cities group The Gamins (Bill Karsikas, Jake Braziel & Gunnar Olness)



The Sounds Like Us “Clock On The Wall” Minnesota 45 #23
November 14, 2011, 1:12 pm
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1966 single from Duluth group The Sounds Like Us who cover the Guess Who tune “Clock On The Wall”



The Scotsmen “Beer Bust Blues” Minnesota 45 #21
September 25, 2011, 9:53 am
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Classic 1965 hops-fueled frat rocker from Twin Cities group The Scotsmen. Written and produced by Warren Kendrick (The Litter, The Electras)

 



Soul Seekers “Boom, Boom” Minnesota 45 #20
September 19, 2011, 12:29 pm
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1967 cover of the John Lee Hooker tune from Duluth group Soul Seekers. Produced by Dale Menten of The Gestures.