Great Song in History – Jan & Dean record “Surf City”, 1963
Elvis Song of the Day – 1956…Elvis Presley made his Las Vegas debut, billed as “The Atomic Powered Singer,” opening for the Freddie Martin Orchestra and comedian Shecky Greene at the New Frontier Hotel. While there, Presley witnessed a band called Freddie Bell and the Bellboys doing a raucous version of Big Mama Thornton’s blues hit “Hound Dog,” and he soon worked that song into his live act.
Beatles Song of the Day – 1962 US single release: ‘My Bonnie’with Tony Sheridan.
Zero’s Flower Power Song of the Day – Things I Should have Said – Grass Roots