Big Crown Records is proud to present a recording that could have easily been lost forever
like so many others from it’s era. Taken from the only known copy of this acetate that
appears to be a rehearsal recording for the group to solicit local gigs, these stripped down
versions of “Get Hip To Yourself” and “Every Time I See a Pretty Girl” are American relics.
The only information about the acetate is handwritten on a piece of masking tape affixed to
the A side, the name of the group, The Fabulous Dynamics, and the track listing. Of the 6
songs on the demo, we pulled the 2 most buttery, delectable, sweet & savory slices of mid
60’s group soul. Stripped down to vocal harmonies and acoustic guitar, both sides of this 7
capture the lo-fi, intimate sonic landscape of yesteryear, something that is often emulated,
but never quite duplicated. Another pretty cool detail about this acetate, it was found in the
personal record collection of Lamont Dozier.
|A||Get Hip To Yourself|
|B||Every Time I See A Pretty Girl|