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Various Artists / Beat Chic: Dream Babes Volume Seven
Album:Beat Chic: Dream Babes Volume Seven Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists Added:08/2007
Label:Rpm Music Prod 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2007-09-02 Pull Date:2007-11-04 
Week Ending:4 Nov28 Oct30 Sep23 Sep16 Sep9 Sep

 Recent Airplay
1.Feb 07, 2022:New World Disorder (rebroadcast from Jul 7, 2013)
Now I Know
4.Oct 28, 2007:New World Disorder
Baby Roo
2.Jul 07, 2013:New World Disorder
Now I Know
5.Oct 24, 2007:public noize racket
Pop Pop Pop-Pie, That Boy John, Now I Know
3.Oct 30, 2007:A2Z
Falling In Love Again
6.Sep 25, 2007:New World Lost and Found
Young Lover

Album Review
Sadie O.
Reviewed 2007-09-05 
Beat Chic: Dream Babes Volume Seven
Reviewed by Sadie O., 8/21/07
Brit girl groups from 1963-1966 or so. Rockin’ pop, mostly danceable, often dramatic, and very often extremely reminiscent of something you can’t quite place – guess a lot of 60’s pop was maybe a bit derivative? Nah… Anyway, highly enjoyable listen throughout, with moments of pure pop brilliance. If you still have any Mary Quant makeup and fishnet stockings, now’s the time to sport em…
No FCCs – we didn’t do FCCs back then! 2 and 3 best – all good.
1. 2:09 **aggressive yet goofy little pop song about the Beatles; singer has a very odd accent.
2. 2:16 ****hyperspeed with farfisa and unusual high harmonies. A little bit country, somehow, and just absurdly fun.
3. 2:31 ****alarming male chorus, even more alarming female vocals. Bouncy, poppy – perfect.
4. 2:21 ***shit, hold on – where did I put my gogo boots? Dance number – I think you could combine the twist and the pony – with your Alabamy sister? Goodness.
5. 2:25 **midtempo and dramatic with piano and echo on the vocals. Very Leslie Gore-y.
6. 2:18 ***midtempo and squeaky, but with a bit of Bond Girl horns. Way danceable! Oooh, tell him, girl! Go on!
7. 2:44 ***rockin’, honkin’ sax, but what in the hell are they talking about? Points for bass guitar solo – 10 seconds long, but great!
8. 2:05 **harmonica and truly disturbing lyrics. Hobbies – hm.. dancing, boys, or “you”? Run screaming, potential hobby!
9. 2:59 *midtempo dramatic ballad, breathy vocals… just so weird! Damn, how did we survive the 60’s, anyway?
10. 2:03 **midtempo, Monkees guitar, harmonizing teen love-lorn chick angst. Goodness!
11. 1:54 ***great little rocker, shimmy shimmy koko bop –and Polly really DOES have a strange accent… One helluva screamer though…
12. 1:58 **cute chick cover of the Herman’s Hermits hit. Whee!
13. 2:13 ***midtempo garage rock, great music, overwrought chorus. Great twangy guitar!
14. 2:08 **Oooh, tough girl delivery (not very tough lyrics, though. Rather incongruous sax solo. God, the drama, the angst!
15. 2:22 **very British-invasion, downtempo, heartbreak in a pre-pubescent register.
16. 2:08 ***Motown-y music, but with throaty lead vocals.
17. 2:19 ***vaguely Herman’s Hermits-ish, fun vocals – very pop and lightweight, but fun.
18. 2:31 *dramatic and mod, downtempo. Rather funny vocals, totally overwrought instrumentation.
19. 2:46 *more high drama pop – about a girl with really nosy friends…
20. 2:24 ***midtempo strut, strong delivery (more teen angst), terribly emotional, too much tamborine.
21. 2:25 ****vaguely psychedelic pop, car song rhythm guitar, vocals both light and strong – nicely done. What does it MEAN, though?
22. 3:37 ***dramatic spoken Shangri-Las intro, downtempo big band Motown-style music. She can’t sing that well, but it’s a big, big song – and positively epic, at 3.5 minutes!

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Polly PerkinsYou Too Can Be A Beatle
2.Beat Chics, TheNow I Know
3.Billie DavisThat Boy John
4.Simone JacksonPop Pop Pop-Pie
5.Christine HolmesEvery Little Kiss
6.Polly PerkinsYoung Lover
7.Eileen Reid & The CadetsBaby Roo
8.Jenny MossHobbies
9.Carol FridayGone Tomorrow
10.Christine HolmesDoesn't He Know
11.Polly PerkinsFalling In Love Again
12.Goldie & The GingerbreadsCan't You Hear My Heartbeat
13.Marian AngelTomorrow's Fool
14.Van LentonYou Don't Care
15.Christine HolmesHear Comes My Baby
16.Carrolls, TheThe Folk I Love
17.Karen YoungLet's Start The Party Again
18.Dani SheridanGuess I'm Dumb
19.Carol FridayEverybody I Know
20.Jacki BandWhy Can't I Love Him
21.Bella And MeWhatever Happened To The 7 Day Wreck