Connections 32 – Jan 2021

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Connections 31 finished with ‘Disseminated’ (1996) by Soul Coughing, Tchad Blake ws the producer of the song so we followed him to…

‘I Want You To Want Me’ (1975) by Cheap Trick from their live LP Live At The Budokan. Jay Messina did the engineering so we linked Jay to…

‘Dreamer’ (1974) by Supertramp from the Crime of The Century album. Mixer/engineer John Jansen was involved with that track so we followed him to …

‘Johnny B. Goode’ (1972) by Jimi Hendrix from his postumous release Hendrix In The West. We then followed the songwriter Chuck Berry to his own…

‘Maybelline’ (1955), his first single released by Chess Records. Radio and TV host Alan Freed got a dubious writing credit on the song (later falling foul in the Payola Scandal in the early 1960s). Freed get’s a mention in the second verse of…

‘Do You Remember Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio?’ (1980) from their 5th LP End Of The Century. Larry Levine engineered the record so we linked him to…

‘A Taste Of Honey’ (1965) by Herb Alpert from his Whipped Cream And Other Delights LP. Russell Bridges, AKA Leon Russell played piano on the song as part of the Wrecking Crew session band so we followed Russell as horn arranger to…

‘You Can’t Always Get Want You Want’ (1969) by The Rolling Stones. Sixth and secret founder member of the Stones, Ian Stewart, played some piano on it so for the final song on Connections 32 we followed him to…

‘Rock and Roll’ (1971) by Led Zeppelin from the 4th LP sometimes known as Symbols or Led Zeppelin IV.

Connections 33 will link a person from “Rock and Roll’ to the opening song in Febuary 2021