The Incomparable Dick Flood

The Incomparable Dick Flood Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Dick Flood rose to fame as half of the 1950s duo The Country Lads. In 1956, the Lads landed gigs as regular cast members on The Jimmy Dean Show, a hit variety show on CBS. Columbia Records soon inked the boys to a major recording contract and released multiple singles.  In 1959 Dick Flood landed at #23 on The Billboard Hot 100 as a solo artist with his version of “The Three Bells.” Soon Mr. Flood took part ownership of Monument Records and penned songs covered by Roy Orbison, The Holidays, Anita Bryant. He scored a #1 hit in 1962 with the song “Gee” by George Hamilton IV. Dick went on to release records with both Epic Records and Kapp Records. Mr. Flood then moved to Nashville where he performed at The Grand Ole Opry and joined the Grand Ole Opry Tours, sharing the stage with Ferlin Husky, Ray Price, Conway Twitty, Loretta Lynn and Johnny Cash. On June 5th, Fervor Records releases an amazing collection of songs from The Incomparable Dick Flood. Buy on iTunes!

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The Souls Have Fervor!

The Souls, The Essentials 1966-1969 In 1964, four young musicians, dubbed The Souls, inked with NYC’s FGG Productions. The talented quartet quickly landed in the studio to record with FGG’s alter egos, The Strangeloves, as well as The McCoys. The band laid down tracks for iconic hits such as I Want Candy  and Hang On Sloopy to name a few. Soon the boys found themselves on tour performing as The Strangeloves! Gigging with with the likes of Chuck Berry and The Beach Boys, they also appeared on Shindig, Shivaree and Where The Action Is. However, the band had plenty of their own creative passion. The prolific foursome were writing and recording their own material and pushing the limits of Rock, Pop and R&B with amazing passion. They soon inked deals as The Sheep with Boom Records and The Poor Souls with Sound Of England Records. Fast forward to 2014 and the unearthing of a treasure trove of The Souls forgotten masters. Fervor Records is now proud to bring you the incredible sound of The Souls on The Essentials 1966 – 1969!  Available on iTunes and worldwide May 19th!

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Aquarius Is Filled With Fervor

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NBC’s highly anticipated period drama Aquarius will roll out an unprecedented 13 episodes online on May 28th. 1967’s Summer Of Love sets the backdrop for the Charles Manson based thriller starring David Duchovny.  Aquarius turned to Fervor Records to help fulfill the authentic musical vibe of the era. The label’s treasure trove of vintage vinyl is well represented across the series with an amazing selection of tunes from Psychedelic and Garage Rock to Country and Soul. Follow the upcoming blogs for a full listing of songs, artists and links for each episode. Tune into Aquarius on Thursday May 28th!

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Up Close & Personal With Dick Flood

Up Close & Personal - Dick Flood From network TV series and major label record deals to hit songwriter and Hall Of Fame inductee, Dick Flood has done it all. However, none of these amazing accomplishments would have been possible without Mr. Flood picking up his guitar and starting to sing. Experience the magic of simplicity on these never before released gems. These intimate, stripped down recordings capture the essence of Dick Flood’s mastery and delightfully illustrate why he rose to the mainstream of American pop culture in the 1950s and 1960s. Dick Flood: Up Close & Personal releases worldwide on June 5th, buy it on iTunes!

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Marcus Latief Scott Exits With Sweet Life

Sweet Life_Marcus Latief Scott_2015 Marcus Latief Scott has saved the best for last on his Fervor Records swan song, Sweet Life. The prolific MC has moved on to new destinations but not before churning out another batch of signature opuses. The 6 song EP is set to drop worldwide on June 5th but you can order on iTunes today. Adios from Fervor Records, Marcus, and have a Sweet Life!

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