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Going to the barbershop, gonna have him do me up, gonna get clean for my little buttercup. The Righteous Brothers perform Justine complete with go-go girls dancing The Monkey and the "James Brown." This high-energy tune was originally recorded in 1958 by Don and Dewey.

Justine, Don and Dewey, 1958

September 4, 2021

Saturday morning dose of 1965

New Musical Express is a British publication (now online) established in 1952. From 1959–1972, NME held concerts featuring the winners from the reader's poll of favorite artists. From 1964 on, the concerts were filmed for tv viewing. Here are some performances from the 1965 show:

The Moody Blues  •  Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames
The Seekers
  •  Herman's Hermits  •  Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders  •  The Rolling Stones  •  Them  •  The Searchers
Dusty Springfield  •  The Animals  •  The Beatles  •  The Kinks