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April 2, 2014
by Professor B

MUSC 168 and 199-Some Ukulele Fun with 70s Pop Group J. Geils Band

The J. Geils Band was a thing in the 1970s. The band formed in 1967 in Worcester and had numerous hits throughout the 1970s and into the ’80s. They broke up in 1985 but have gotten back together on occasion. … Continue reading

January 23, 2014
by Professor B

MUSC 168-An Abridged History of Western Music in 16 Genres

We will be covering a good chunk of the musical genres presented in this video. The song they are covering is “What a Wonderful World,” written by Bob Thiele and George David Weiss and famously recorded by the great jazz … Continue reading