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Song 3You Can’t Sit Down

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Our third single is "You Can't Sit Down" originally recorded by The Dovells in 1963. The track comes alive with some of Philadelphia's premiere musicians.

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David Uosikkinen

The Hooters - Drums


  • Graham Alexander

    Cast of 'Rain' on Broadway

  • Eric Bazilian

    The Hooters

    Guitar / Vocals
  • Tommy Conwell

    Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers

    Lead Guitar / Vocals
  • Jay Davidson

    Steve Winwood, The Funk Brothers

    Sax / Vocals
  • Rob Hyman

    The Hooters

    Keyboards / Vocals
  • Jerry Blavat

    Special Guest Appearance

"The Dovells had a signature Philly sound. I remember hearing You Can't Sit Down as a kid and thought it rocked," explains Uosikkinen. "When it came time to record it for In The Pocket, I knew the only guy who could pull this off with total command was Tommy Conwell. And he does not disappoint!"

You Can’t Sit Down Gallery