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  1. A Nickel And A Nail now taking pre-orders - see General Sales section here for details. BTW publishers are telling me release date is now 5 Oct not 12th.
  2. Great news! A Nickel And A Nail is now open for pre-orders for the book Memphis 68, part two in Stuart Cosgrove's soul trilogy. Release date 5 Oct - all pre-orders will be despatched on or within the first week of release. Blurb and ordering link below. £14.9...
  3. News: House of Broken Hearts by E. Mark Windle

    Another couple of book promo opportunities for "House of Broken Hearts", taken in Nashville : Photo 1 from left: Ed Salamon (radio executive), Peggy Gaines, Michael Gray (Editor, Country Music hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville), and Mac Gayden (legenda...
  4. Casuals - out of tune?

    The King Casuals were Nashville based (though did have Atlanta based recordings for Peachtree). Certainly no Toledo connection as far as I am aware.
  5. But was it 'A Big Thing' after all ?

    Not the best version, but for completeness, the Spontanes reunion version (also included the link for the flipside) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8U46PnN6GMc
  6. But was it 'A Big Thing' after all ?

    Also on their 60s released Hit LP track listing in the story here: https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/blogs/news/the-spontanes-e-mark-windle
  7. But was it 'A Big Thing' after all ?

    Can I echo this, spot on post here re Scotty Todd. Certainly a staple part of a vast number of 60s Carolina / Va bands live and recording repertoire (Todd, Spontanes, Embers, Tempests etc). No doubt due to local plugging of the Radiants by local stations like...
  8. Around 30 more soul related book title arrivals at A Nickel And A Nail this week. Bios on Jackie Wilson, Johnny Otis, Ruth Brown, Jerry Butler, Jack Ashford, and others; also histories on the Brill Building and the Apollo. https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.mys...
  9. Available now in A Nickel And A Nail; Florence Ballard's story by Peter Benjaminson £9.99 Link here https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/collections/books/products/the-lost-supreme-the-life-of-dreamgirl-florence-ballard-peter-benjaminson Have a...
  10. fanzines and soul books

    PM'd you Rob...
  11. Chicago Soul by Robert Pruter, available now at A Nickel And A Nail the UK's specialist independent bookstore for soul, blues and jazz related literature. Link to blurb and ordering Chicago Soul here https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/collect...
  12. Now available at A Nickel And A Nail £14.99 link here https://a-nickel-and-a-nail.myshopify.com/collections/books/products/a-house-on-fire-the-rise-and-fall-of-philadelphia-soul-john-a-jackson
  13. Paramount Four - You don't know / I've made up my mind - Southern City ex Two incredible sides for northern and deep fans and pretty topical at the moment £450.00 free post - sorry but this particular sale is for delivery within UK only. PayPal please.
  14. Certainly did mate http://recordcollectormag.com/reviews/house-broken-hearts
  15. the Beat tv programme

    Another great Nashville linked programme was Night Train (shot locally. Hoss Allen did The !!! Beat in Texas from memory because of the better TV studio / recording and production facilities than Nashville could offer at the time). Shame that only a few of th...