Label: Capricorn Records - 9 42003-2 • Format: 3x, CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Funk / Soul, Pop • Style: Ballad
Big Apple-based Scepter Records was among the handful of independent labels to have survived the British Invasion of the s. Remarkably, Fun And Games - Government Issue - The Fun Just Never Ends was not helmed by a business-savvy entrepreneur or a veteran music industry renegade.
In fact, a middle-aged suburban housewife and mother was actually behind the scenes calling the shots. At the insistence of her daughter Mary Jane, Florence Greenberg was introduced to four of Mary Jane's mates who had performed in their school's talent show.
Another player in Greenberg 's initial ascension was the immensely resourceful Luther Dixonwho she hired to compose and eventually supervise studio production, arranging, and publishing. Scepter was even the home to B. At the spry age of 63, Greenberg relinquished Scepter inbut not before radically altering the pop music landscape for the benefit of all breeds of enthusiasts.
Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Stream or buy on:. Track Listing - Disc 1. Dedicated to the One I Love. The Shirelles. Tonight's the Night.
Will You Love Me Tomorrow. Time After Time - Various - Capricorn Records Presents The Scepter Records Story in My Mind. Maxine Brown. I Don't Want to Cry. Chuck Jackson. Sammy Taylor. Mama Said. I Wake Time After Time - Various - Capricorn Records Presents The Scepter Records Story Crying.
Blue Holiday. Luther Dixon. Tommy Hunt. Big John. Baby It's You. Time After Time. The Isley Vision In Weißkalt - Wort-Ton - Lichtsuche. Soldier Boy. Twist and Shout. Welcome Home Baby.
Twistin' With Linda. Love Is a Swingin' Thing. Potato Chips. King Curtis. Track Listing - Disc 2. Don't Make Me Over. Dionne Warwick. Take the Last Train Home. Tell Him I'm Not Home. Killer Joe. The Rocky Fellers. Foolish Little Girl. Louie, Louie. Richard Berry. The Kingsmen. I Am a Witness. Ed Townsend. Anyone Who Had a Heart. Since I Found You.
Money That's What I Want. Sha La La. Walk On By. Beg Me. Rudy Clark. Little Latin Lupe Lu. Bill Medley. Oh No, Not My Baby. Since I Don't Have You. We Find Him Guilty. The Jolly Green Giant. Something You Got. Chris Kenner. Never Had It So Good. Ronnie Milsap. Track Listing - Disc 3. Just a Little Bit. Roy Head. Hank Williams. The Silencer. Baby Cakes. Otis Redding. Mark Charron. Daddy's Home. Get On Up. The Esquires. I Say a Little Prayer. And Get Away. Theme from Valley of the Dolls.
The Eyes of a New York Woman. Mark James. Send My Baby Back. Fred Hughes. Hooked On a Feeling. My Pledge of Love.
Im Walking Behind You - Frank Sinatra - The Capitol Years, Ice Brigade - Everything Goes Cold - Vs. General Failure, Return To The Present - John Barry - Somewhere In Time (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), 1 Minute - Jun-Peah Onodera* - Frozen Bowler