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The Cowsills
« on: February 01, 2012, 06:17:31 AM »

It was the Summer of Love 1967 and The Cowsills had a hit with...

The Rain, The Park, And Other Things

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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2012, 06:22:41 AM »

The Cowsills started singing a lot of Beatles songs in the mid-60s.  With a bit of vintaging, they sounded like this in 1969...


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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2012, 06:32:20 AM »

They could sing five-part harmony flawlessly...


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The Cowsills on The Johnny Cash Show (1969)

The Johnny Cash Show   1969



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« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2012, 06:36:53 AM »

In the spring of 1969 they covered this, from the musical Hair...


Family Band: The Cowsills Story - Hair





...and they sound the same today...


Hair by The Cowsills
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« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2012, 07:50:24 AM »

John Cowsill is currently a member of the Beach Boys' live band. This is him playing drums and singing lead vocals for them at the same time.
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« Reply #5 on: February 02, 2012, 03:47:59 AM »

The Partridge Family was based on The Cowsills.  The Cowsills were approached for the show, but the producers wanted Shirley Jones to play their mother.  The Cowsills collectively turned down the offer...

The Cowsills sing "I THINK I LOVE YOU" at Epcot Flower and Garden Festival 2008



The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
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« Reply #6 on: February 02, 2012, 04:05:31 AM »

There was a TV show called Love, American Style that ran from 1969 to 1974...

Love, American Style TV theme song  1970-1974




The Cowsills sang the opening theme for Season 1...

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« Reply #7 on: February 02, 2012, 04:08:16 AM »

The Cowsills sing "LOVE, AMERICAN STYLE" at Epcot 2008
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« Reply #8 on: February 03, 2012, 05:01:38 AM »

There was a TV show called Love, American Style that ran from 1969 to 1974...

The Cowsills sang the opening theme for Season 1...


I remember that show! I shouldn't have been watching it but I remember it.  ;)
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« Reply #13 on: February 03, 2012, 06:06:00 AM »

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Aw...I like the way they gave Susan a boost up.  :)
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« Reply #17 on: February 04, 2012, 04:41:10 AM »

Think we could still get the poster offered at the bottom of that milk ad?
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« Reply #18 on: February 04, 2012, 05:28:25 AM »

Think we could still get the poster offered at the bottom of that milk ad?


Send them a dollar and find out.      ;D



They made several ads for the American Dairy Association...












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« Reply #19 on: February 04, 2012, 05:32:52 AM »

Send them a dollar and find out.      ;D

I think I'll start with the record. That way I'll only be out 60 cents. They spelled Susie's name wrong in the one with the cows. I know how that feels.

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