Articles tagged the pointer sisters

Rocking Chair Blues: Howlin’ Wolf – “Wang Dang Doodle”

“Wang Dang Doodle”, one of the hardest-rocking tracks on Rocking Chair, celebrates extreme, even violent pleasure. Howlin' Wolf sings it with gusto, but he actually hated the song.

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Taj Mahal Hearts The Pointer Sisters

San Francisco, circa 1969: The Pointer Sisters have just returned to San Francisco after an ill-fated trip to Houston. Producer David Rubinson, who paid their fare

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Still So Excited: An Interview with Ruth Pointer

From Continental Baths to Car Wash, from the Grand Ole Opry to the Grammys, the Pointer Sisters have blazed many trails in their 35-year career. In a candid interview, Ruth Pointer reveals the story behind one of the most successful female groups of all time.

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The Pointer Sisters - 14 February 2009: Bronx, NY

Words by Christian John Wikane and Pictures by Craig Bailey/Perspective Photo.

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Ruth Pointer - 16 November 2008: Hopedale, MA

Words by Christian John Wikane and Pictures by Craig Bailey

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The Pointer Sisters: Special Things

Special Things marked the Pointer Sisters' third album with producer Richard Perry, who re-vamped the act after sister Bonnie left to pursue a solo career at Motown in 1978.

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Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

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""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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