The Foote Files: Sweet Blindness By The Fifth DimensionThe Fifth Dimension was one of the most popular groups of the late 60’s and early 70’s, with Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis, Jr., Florence LaRue, Lamont McLemore, and Ron Townson.
The Foote Files: Camila Cabello"s Havana
A Foote Files Concert Review: The TemptationsThis past Sunday, my wife and I went back up to Winstar in Thackerville, OK for a matinee concert from The Temptations. And I have to tell you: this group is as great today as they were back when they got started in Detroit in 1960.
The Underground Garage: The BayonetsIf you like hard-charging rock and roll with that gritty sound, then you're going to like the sound of The Bayonets.
The Foote Files: Mouse & The TrapsThis underground rock group hailed from Tyler, Texas some 80 miles or so east of Dallas.
The Foote Files: Pretty Ballerina By The Left BankeThe group, The Left Banke, was an early baroque rock band from the 1960’s.
The Foote Files Remembers Charles McCordDon Imus is no doubt one of the most successful American radio personalities in history, but much of his success is due to his longtime sidekick, Charles McCord.
The Foote Files: SteppenwolfOne of the best hard rock/blues bands of the late 60’s and early 70’s actually got their start not in the United States… but Canada.
Remembering Alvy MooreAlvy Moore was born 1921 and served in the Marines during World War II. After the war, he started his acting career. He did some theatre before moving to television, but the role of Hank Kimball on "Green Acres" put him on the national stage.
The Foote Files: Sophie Ellis-BextorBorn in London in 1979, Ellis-Bextor first made her mark in 1997 as a teenage vocalist behind a British new wave band.
Edwin Starr With "Agent Double-O-Soul"Written by Edwin Starr and Bill Sharpley during the James Bond movie craze of the '60s, the song "Double-O-Soul" exemplifies the strength and beauty of Starr's voice.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs: "Get Down, Get Down (On The Floor)"Summer isn't officially over until September 22, so let's look at one more summer song. This week's song isn't really about summer, but was released in May 1975 and was a top 10 hit for R&B singer Joe Simon.