Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh
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SPEAKING OF "KOKOMO"

(As I just was...)

The Beach Boys' "Kokomo" was still getting airplay in 1989, a year when I taped a lot off of the radio, as the Top 40 station I listened to in the D.C. area have the great Donald P. Geronimo and Mike O'Meara doing an especially mad "Morning Zoo" and I wanted to preserve it. One time the taping yielded me a cassette dub of "Kokomo." I had a dual-deck cassette boom box and had learned how to edit by playing one tape and selectively recording and pausing another, so...there was a "Kokomo" that went

Koko...
Bodies in the tropical drink, melting in your chemistry
We'll be falling in the saaaaand
Cock, cock, cock
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