The Monochrome Set, "Eine Symphonie des Grauens"
from 1979 Minneapolis concert
Monday, February 9, 2009
Blossom Dearie was one of the vices that I picked up in the 70s, from catching her on the talk shows...one time I was going to go see her perform at some hotel bar or someplace like that in NYC, but I bottled out (not really my scene, I guess), but here is one of my favorite recordings by her:
Sunday, February 8, 2009
The Brazilian "What's Up, Tiger Lily?" Did you know that Brazil has the world's second largest Japanese population? (That is either true, or I misremembered it, or plain made it up, but some country has to have it...). The Lovin' Spoonful pop up at the five-and-a-half-minute mark.