The date was December 4, 1965. Carl Perkins and his band were hunkered down at Sun Records for a recording session that included a not-yet-famous piano player named Jerry Lee Lewis. (Lewis’ first Sun release was on the way, but it would be another 7 months before he would have his first national hit.) Johnny
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Lovin’ Spoonful w/ Gary Puckett & the Union Gap at the Strand
Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8:00 PMThe Strand Center for the Arts
400 Clifton Ave
Lakewood NJ 08701
Phone: (732) 367-7789
Two shows in one with the biggest stars of the Sixties – The Lovin’ Spoonful and Gary Puckett & the Union Gap! Not a tribute show, but the actual singers and musicians who made the records!
The Lovin’ Spoonful produced some of the most iconic songs of the 60s folk rock revival, the product of 8 top-selling albums & supported by non-stop touring. Featuring founding members Joe Butler and Steve Boone as well as Jerry Yester (member since ’67). Hits include “Do You Believe in Magic”, “Summer in the City”, “Daydream”, “You Didn’t Have to Be So Nice”, “Darlin’ Be Home Soon” and “Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind?”
Gary Puckett & The Union Gap was one of the most successful groups of the 60’s. Gary’s unmistakable voice garnered 6 gold records & top ten hits, even outselling The Beatles in ’68. He’s played all over the world, October 13th, he’ll be right here in Lakewood! Hits include “Young Girl”, “This Girl is a Woman Now”, “Over You”, “Woman, Woman”, “Lady Willpower” & more!
Tickets are priced at $69, $59, $49, $37