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Okay, who remembers...

October 5th, 2014 (10:27 am)

...River City People? Brief lived folk rock band from Liverpool. I think I first experienced when I saw them supporting Fleetwood Mac at Wembley Stadium back in 1990 or thereabouts. I remember thinking at the time that they seemed a bit All About Eve-ish (which as I was wearing my Scarlet and other stories T-shirt at the time seemed highly appropriate).

Anyway, I was mentioning their cover version of California Dreamin' to huntingospray the other day, and was ripping their CD into iTunes so I thought I'd look for the video on Youtube. Here y'go. (I note from the comments that someone thinks Siobhan Maher, the lead singer, is a bit Julianne Regan-ish. So, there y'go. I'm not alone.)



I also give you one of their other hits, What's wrong with dreaming: