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Saturday, November 22, 2014

"Close To You" The Clams (1974)

This, like "Why Daddy" Ronnie Dove, has to be amongst the strangest records to ever bear any involvement from Motown Records.

This is a novelty version of the Carpenters classic "Close To You" - done in Spike Jones style

Turn it up....

The flip side has another Spike Jones treatment, this time To Roberta Flack.


  1. I heard this on the DR. DEMENTO show..

  2. Here is the most comic version of all...the original from 1963:



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