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The Shangri-Las: The Soul Sound from Sheepshead Bay

Richard Goldstein, The Village Voice, 23 June 1966

THEY STARTED with a twinkle in their eyes and leatherette on their hips. Out there on the stage of the Brooklyn Fox, with Murray the K, a thousand kids, and all that dripping rococo.

Total word count of piece: 1966


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