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Category: Gerry Goffin

Update: Gerry Goffin Almost Certainly Set Foot in Silver Spring

Gene Rosenthal, owner of Silver Spring’s independent folk/blues/jazz/gospel/reggae/rock label, Adelphi Records, injects a heavy dose of truth into all this wild, half-researched speculation as to whether Gerry Goffin actually came to Silver Spring, Maryland to record his first (of two) solo albums: “Gerry actually had family in the Silver Spring

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Gerry Goffin Once Recorded in Silver Spring?

Gerry Goffin, Carole King’s long-time songwriting partner (who left us June 19th, sadly) once recorded in Silver Spring, Maryland — as a search of the 45Cat database recently revealed.  “It’s Not the Spotlight” would be the A-side of a single from Goffin’s 1973 debut solo (double!) album, It Ain’t Exactly

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