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REMEMBER THOSE COVER-UPS??

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Willie C & the Cobras - Stepping out of your world (Nippy Hawkins & the Niptones - It's gonna be too late)

Rex Garvin - Use it before you lose it (Bobby Valentin - Use it before you lose it)

Marsha Gee - Peanut Duck (Unknown - Peanut Duck)

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Epitome of Sound -You Don't Love Me - Moses Smith

Checkerboard Squares - Strings a Go Go-Bob Wilson Sounds

Is All Turned On on CD?

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Love Fantasy-Checkerboard squares(Bird Walking-Eamons Orch)

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Again just a bit of fun (and education....'gee, i didnt know that!').

Some great cover ups over the years....

Had an old tape from Wigan Casino, Russ Winstanley was DJing he had just played some rare obscure instrumental that had packed the floor, & recieved a hefty Hand Clap of approval....Then he spoke that was "Black is Black 75" by the Tamiko's.....it was in fact the instrumental side of the top ten hit featuring Tina Charles " I'm On Fire ".....by 5000 Volts.....

Jon Buck

....you can download the ringtone of this tune @ www.wonderlyrics.com

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i have a copy of the academicals-time is tight which i believe was covered up,

any ideas?

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Just remebered "I Miss My Baby" by the Lebarron Strings all time classic,

and what about "We Gotta Keep On Keepin On" by the Casino Brothers.

Paul

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Seeing as your talking of cover ups, had one chewn going round my head today and can't for the life of me remember who it really is.  Was played by Pat Brady and covered as Cindy Scott - Too much for you baby.  Anyone remind me what it really is?

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Tina Florence on APT ?

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Moody and The Deltas 'Everybody Come Clap Your Hands' as Sam Cooke 'Listen To The Music' - possibly Pat Brady? I remember it from Morecambe is all though

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A few Modern tunes Fir Ya that started life as something else............

BOBBY THURSTON ''Just Ask Me'' Covered Up as AL JOHNSON

ROY DAWSON ''Over The Top'' C/U as JAMES MACK & THE CHICAGO GANGSTERS

LARRY HOUSTON ''Lets's Spend Some Time Together'' C/U as TOP CAT ''I Wanna Spend Some Time With You''

WIL COLLINS & WILLPOWER ''Anything That I Can Do'' C/U as LOVE COMMITTEE

ZZ & CO ''Gettin' Ready For The Get Down'' C/U as OSCAR PERRY

GIFTED FOUR ''Are You Choosing'' C/U as THE NATURAL 4

TOMMY TATE ''You Taught Me How To Love'' C/U as IVY JO HUNTER

THE SUPERSTARS ''I Just Can't Say It'' C/U as VERNON FAILS

CROSSWINDS ''Fire'' C/U as PATRICK MOTEN

ERIC RAPIER ''Can't Stop Dreaming'' C/U as JJ JOHNSON

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Timothy Wilson c/u

You left me -The Admirations (childs,childs)

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Seeing as your talking of cover ups, had one chewn going round my head today and can't for the life of me remember who it really is. Was played by Pat Brady and covered as Cindy Scott - Too muc h for you baby. Anyone remind me what it really is?
tina florence on apt

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tina florence on apt
preston foster ,,, do you remember was cory cornell on gert when you got married

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Seeing as your talking of cover ups, had one chewn going round my head today and can't for the life of me remember who it really is. Was played by Pat Brady and covered as Cindy Scott - Too much for you baby. Anyone remind me what it really is?

Tina Florence on APT..........................If memory serves me right Chalky.

Russ

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Anyone know what Richard's old Casino c/u Emanual Lasky " I know what I like " turned out to be ? Cheers ,Eddie

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Can anyone remember what the delcos, arabia was originally covered up as

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I think that The Delcos was c/u as The Performers

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preston foster ,,, do you remember was cory cornell on gert when you got married

well i never knew that, what a cracking record too. spun this a fewe times a couple of years ago at stockport guild hall and packed the dancefloor, uptempo rnb stomper at its very best. any ideas on value these days?

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Can anyone remember what Roy Dawson ... over the top, was covered as.

If my memory serves me well it was the Southwind movement, or some thing like that ?

Also seem to remember a Kelly St.claire cover up that turned out to be Cathy Carol on Dot.

James Mack & chicago gangsters

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Anyone know what Richard's old Casino c/u Emanual Lasky " I know what I like " turned out to be ? Cheers ,Eddie

Unissued Trade Martin acetate :thumbsup:

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well i never knew that, what a cracking record too. spun this a fewe times a couple of years ago at stockport guild hall and packed the dancefloor, uptempo rnb stomper at its very best. any ideas on value these days?

spoke to andy dyson about 2 months ago re this prabably aten copy record ,at aguess value probably hundreds great uptempo dancer imo old c,up for guy at tonys

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A Big sloppy kiss for that, yes it was wasn't it.

By jingo ! you're right.

Can you remember what the Traditions " My life with you " was covered as ?

Pretty sure it was "Little Joe Romans" C/U by Sam.

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Cory Cornell - pretty sure I paid around a tonne for mine back in teh late 80's and it was Guy H spinning it at Droylsden all-niters. Anybody else u[p on the value of this as I have one lurking in my sales box for sale whistling.gif

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Unissued Trade Martin acetate biggrin.gif

Thanks Tony !! Best ,Eddie

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It seems these are not so well known as coverups

Perpetual Motion " Ive Fallen into love " / Motherfox

Larry Mcgee "No wonder" / Larry Dee

Ike Strong " What you do " / William Bostic

Wales Wallace " Just Like that " / Melvin Moore

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Cashmeres - I think was covered up at The Volcano's - Show Stopper / Don't Let The Door Hit You Back (Hem)

Johnny Bartell was covered as The Metro's - If This Is'nt Love ( Solid State )

H.B. Barnum - It Hurts Too Much To Cry (RCA) was George Kennedy,

Freddie Houston was covered up too but i can't for the life of me think as who?

Lets have a few more.....

Regards - Mark Bicknell

Freddie Houston c/u as ray pollard this time were on our way by ion i think

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searlings chris bartley out of my mind,was this a cover or unissued?

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searlings chris bartley out of my mind,was this a cover or unissued?

Unissued and, so legend has it, artist unkown. i.e no artist credits on the label.

What a great record. Brings back happy memories.

Regards Alan

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Amazing , just dug this out . a coverup I got from Mr Fenn out of his play box , !

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Unissued and, so legend has it, artist unkown. i.e no artist credits on the label.

What a great record. Brings back happy memories.

Regards Alan

Was told this is actually Van McCoy on vocals , anyone confirm ? Best ,Eddie

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Freddie Houston c/u as ray pollard this time were on our way by ion i think

Freddie Houston c/u as Herb Ward by Keb :yes:

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Freddie Houston c/u as Herb Ward by Keb :yes: Which freddie houston?

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Ahh, You're on about "Soft Walkin'" (which should've remained covered, with a ton of bricks!)

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Ahh, You're on about "Soft Walkin'" (which should've remained covered, with a ton of bricks!)
and your on about the old town one,crossed purposes tony,but agree its shite,that was before ion knew what northern soul was :yes:

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Was told this is actually Van McCoy on vocals , anyone confirm ? Best ,EddieNot heard it for a long time Eddie,but Van was bandied about at the time and dismissed,i remember the debate and agreed it dindt sound like him ,but what do i know.TonySmith any info on this

REgards Salmon

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Ahh, You're on about "Soft Walkin'" (which should've remained covered, with a ton of bricks!)

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Wasn't it an uncredited April/Blackwood acetate?

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:D:D

Wasn't it an uncredited April/Blackwood acetate?Thought it was a dellwood acetatebut could be wrong (again)any thoughts on poss artist,has dicky still got it,anyone with a sound file?

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what about the tangeers "your on my mind",charles mann on lenor,what was lenis guess "for all youve been"c/u as

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what about the tangeers "your on my mind",charles mann on lenor,what was lenis guess "for all youve been"c/u as RONNIE FORTE

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For me it will alwyas be

Henry Jerome - In your eyes (was it covered as in your eyes? It was in Mikey world anyway. None of that old in your heart malarkey)

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For me it will alwyas be

Henry Jerome - In your eyes (was it covered as in your eyes? It was in Mikey world anyway. None of that old in your heart malarkey)

always used to anoy me that when Guy used to introduce a cover up,by the time he'd finished with the title the record was over whistling.gif

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always used to anoy me that when Guy used to introduce a cover up,by the time he'd finished with the title the record was over :thumbsup:

Next up, Gertrude Amberworthy and the Magnifcent Baldini Ensemble featuring the Dry Walling Society Chritmas Choir with their version of Jarret Wallace's - Whenever I think of how bad my life is, I remember it can never be as bad as when you went berserk with my company credit card.

This one goes out the the all Preston Cybermen. Wait for the beat. Shit its pigging finished!

A little like that? whistling.gif

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Next up, Gertrude Amberworthy and the Magnifcent Baldini Ensemble featuring the Dry Walling Society Chritmas Choir with their version of Jarret Wallace's - Whenever I think of how bad my life is, I remember it can never be as bad as when you went berserk with my company credit card.

This one goes out the the all Preston Cybermen. Wait for the beat. Shit its pigging finished!

A little like that? wicked.gif soul power :thumbsup:

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I think it was an instrumental

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On 16/09/2004 at 12:47, Ferrett said:

I Remember Athens Rogues being covered up as The Sandpipers at Bradford Queens Hall (possibly spun by Pat Brady or Carl Fortnum - correct me if I'm wrong, which I probably am).

Vondells played by Gary Spencer 

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OK I'll stick loads up later I'll look in my book of cover ups  I'm off work for 7 weeks with a hip replacement so this will keep me from being bored here's a few tasters from top of my head 

 

September Jones " no more love ' c/u lorraine chandler minute of romance 

 

Trends" dance with me baby'  c/u Salvador dance with me 

Ruby winters "better 'c/u Yvonne Baker &, sensations its better to be 

Sam & *dave " lotta lovin' c/u the short cuts whole lotta lovin 

The donnells everybody don't know c/u the sapphires everybody 

 

Loads to come in the next few weeks 

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On 24/08/2006 at 14:21, soulsalmon said:

 

always used to anoy me that when Guy used to introduce a cover up,by the time he'd finished with the title the record was over whistling.gif

Romance Watson  - where does  that leave me - Coral

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On 24/08/2006 at 14:21, soulsalmon said:

 

always used to anoy me that when Guy used to introduce a cover up,by the time he'd finished with the title the record was over whistling.gif

or  "wait for the beat" e.g. Gerri Grainger Only You on Counter point

Guy intros Stafford 85.mp3

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I had ‘I need your love’ by ‘Newby & Johnson’ on my wants list for a couple of years before finding out it was The Patterson Twins on Malaco. Heard on  Mr Searling’s ‘A Cellar Full Of Soul’ show. 

Being from ‘down south’ I used to send TDK C120s to PJ Ludlum for him to record the shows for me - he put me into so many great tunes. 

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