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Breaks With Tradition

Breaks With Tradition: “Summer In The City”

Damn, it's been hot. Hot enough to make the phrase Hotter Than July seem like an impossibility, hot enough to rewire the entire idea of…
Nate Patrin | August 20, 2019 - 11:42 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Lovin’ Spoonful’s “Summer In The City”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2018 - 11:13 am

More The Lovin' Spoonful stories

Watch Lovin’ Spoonful Members Reunite For The First Time In 20 Years

The surviving members of the Lovin' Spoonful reunited last night for the first time in 20 years at a tribute show to the band that…
James Rettig | March 1, 2020 - 10:39 am

Hear Johnny Marr Reunite With The The’s Matt Johnson To Cover “Summer In The City”

During his post-Smiths years, Johnny Marr played with Matt Johnson in the The. The two reuinted last year to record "We Can't Stop What's Coming"
Julia Gray | December 13, 2018 - 9:45 pm

The Lovin’ Spoonful’s Jerry Yester Arrested For Child Pornography

The Lovin' Spoonful's Jerry Yester, known for playing on the band's 1965 hit "Do You Believe In Magic," has been arrested for child pornography. TMZ
Peter Helman | October 7, 2017 - 5:51 pm