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Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days Of Summer by Nat King Cole Story by Colin Ritchie

Colin Ritchie Traffic lights somewhere in Melbourne, 2012 Colac, summer of 62/63 You could say the pocket transistor radio was the iPod of its day! Everybody had to have one and you felt so groovy walking down the street with it in your hand. Certainly a real status symbol to the youth of my day in my home town of Colac.

By |2019-12-09T11:15:30+11:00October 30th, 2014|Pre-Beatles pop, Summer stories|0 Comments

Rocktober special: Riding High by Freeway

Stephen Andrew Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Rocktober, circa 1975 Sometime after that Rocktober gig I upgraded my tennis racquet guitar for a battered old five string acoustic guitar from a jumble sale. I picked out a few tunes, added the missing sixth string.

By |2016-10-22T12:47:49+11:00October 1st, 2014|Rock|1 Comment