Mission of Burma
The Cars
John Lincoln Wright and the Sour Mash Boys
Donna Summer
Arthur Fiedler
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Bonne Raitt
Chick Corea
James Taylor
The J. Geils Band
Tom Rush

To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Daddy’s Junky Music: The Prequel?

Fred Bramante was the founder and chief executive of Daddy’s Junky Music Stores. I’ve always been addicted to Rock ‘n’ Roll. The ballroom at Canobie Lake Park in Salem, New Hampshire was my drug of choice. I was fortunate enough to grow up in a town where the first generation of rock stars would come to play. It was the early to mid 1960’s and I was a teenager. I saw Dick Clark and his Cavalcade of Stars. I saw the Beach Boys with Glen Campbell taking Brian Wilson’s place on bass. I saw the Yardbirds with Jimmy Page playing…

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