Friday 45s: Betty Lavette – Ticket To The Moon

  Crushing drums, heavy wah guitar from the legendary Dennis Coffey, and vocals like only Betty Lavette can deliver. This is no doubt one of the heaviest 45s I own. When Betty Lavette re-released her seminal track “Let Me Down Easy”, reimagined as a heavy funk number¬†¬†the writers at Karen Records, inspired by the recent…

Friday 45: Carl Carlton – I Can Feel It

After 3 weeks away without a Friday 45, I had to make up for lost time, so I turned to Carl and this beast of a 7″. Carlton is probably most famous for his 80s output, including Everlasting Love and She’s A Bad Mama Jama, but for me there is no touching this Back Beat…