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This song was unleashed 50 years ago today

In case you’ve been living on another planet for the past 50 years, here’s some background to You Really Got Me

You can find a few other versions on this post

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50 Day Song Challenge – #40 A song that brings back amazing memories

This is, Reekus Records 1985
This is, Reekus Records 1985

Aslan: This is – 1985


I worked with Aslan back then. I remember the first live gig after ‘This is’ was released at Dublin’s Revenue Club. It was only a couple of days after first radio play. When the song started, the whole audience had it learned off.

Best ever moment in that job.

50 Day Song Challenge – #38 Your favourite cover of a song

Songs from the Material World, 2003
Songs from the Material World, 2003

Give Me Love : Dave Davies – 2003

This is from Songs from the Material World, with versions of songs from the original delivered by friends and colleagues of George. Lovely, respectful versions, from some of the real greats of the rock world.