Joanie Sommers

Don't Pity Me / My Block

Argentinan Warner Bros : 1740 DJ

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  • Artist: Joanie Sommers
  • A Side: Don't Pity Me
  • B Side: My Block
  • Label: Argentinan Warner Bros
  • Format: 45s



  • Vinyl Condition: E+
  • Label Condition: E+
  • Sleeve Condition: M-

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For those of you dedicated to collecting Northern Soul anthems, it doesn't get any rarer or prettier than this 1965 Argentinian PROMO gorgeousness.

A dancefloor elevating goodtime, guaranteed to ignite the club every time into a state of mutual euphoria; as this so-easy to dance to big-production sends out tidal-waves cutting strings and a soaring girl-choir in enthusiastic support. This is big production New York at it most muscular. With Joanie's saccharin sweet vocal the perfect contrast for lift-off.

Writers & producer Tommy Oliver could never ever have foreseen the affect this joyous Big Apple session would have on the British Northern Soul crowds.. it's irresistible building atmosphere riding on a full orchestra and girl group unison. Capture here in high fidelity with this 1965 Argentinian press spun at 33rpm for the best sound quality possible by be able to fit into the 7" format with "wide grooves". Check out the stunning clarity emitted from the method of manufacture.

THIS IS NORTHERN SOUL in by far and away it rarest most attractive form... it's a floor-packer, a head-turner, a unique opportunity to own something seriously RARE!

"NO TENGAS PIEDAD DE MI" just in case you are in unlikely situation of traveling Argentina in need of the phrase "Don't Pity Me"

Condition Report

Fine clean vinyl only reveals the finest of sleeve contact hairlines, the stunning label shows only the slightest signs of storage.

A Side

  • Title: Don't Pity Me

    B Side

  • Title: My Block
  • Year: 1965
  • City: Argentina