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Oldie! Oldie! It’s Friday

Later versions by others picked it up a bit but this was our slow dance version. Nat Cole did it shortly after The Lettermen and in the hands of a real artist, it’s haunting and tender in a way the group doesn’t manage. So here are both.

Oh yeah. It’s Friday.

And Elvis help us all, it’s also Labor Day weekend – the traditional end of summer. This song pierces the very core of my New England heart. I miss autumn.