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by dachshundonstilts
Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: Favorite Old Songs
Replies: 164
Views: 11125

Re: Favorite Old Songs

Well here's the song I've been looking all over for with only a very (bad) vague description. Boom Chick-a Boom by Daddy Dewdrop from 1971. I miss being a teenager listening to that radio station in NJ! https://youtu.be/UhN4_z9cX0A Believe it or not, this song originated on the "Groovie Goolies" ca...
by dachshundonstilts
Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:56 am
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: Looking For A Song - Resolved
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: Looking For A Song - Resolved

Glad you found it!
by dachshundonstilts
Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: Who Died?
Topic: Adam West has passed away
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Adam West has passed away

He will always be THE Batman. My son and I were fortunate enough to get our picture taken with him at a convention just a few months ago. "To the Batpoles!" That's awesome! You can post that here if you'd like! Prefer not to, if it's all the same. Sadly, we were unable to get it signed because Mr. ...
by dachshundonstilts
Sat Jun 10, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: Who Died?
Topic: Adam West has passed away
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Adam West has passed away

He will always be THE Batman.

My son and I were fortunate enough to get our picture taken with him at a convention just a few months ago.

"To the Batpoles!"
by dachshundonstilts
Sat Jun 10, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: Looking For A Song - Resolved
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: Looking For A Song

Hmm... can you remember any phrases from the lyrics?
by dachshundonstilts
Thu Jun 08, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: The Four Freshmen
Replies: 7
Views: 359

Re: The Four Freshmen

Yeah, I sometimes go back and forth in preference between those two tracks.

The Freshmen were a Stan Kenton "discovery." Here's how they sounded with his orchestra.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fuOQ7MC_QAU
by dachshundonstilts
Wed Jun 07, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: The Four Freshmen
Replies: 7
Views: 359

Re: The Four Freshmen

This is one I would rank as a close second, from the same album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXqXxxEm0qw
by dachshundonstilts
Tue Jun 06, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: Silent Photoplay News
Topic: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!
Replies: 15
Views: 740

Re: The Lost World (1925) newly restored!

Yes, and Harryhausen was essentially Willis O'Brien's disciple.
by dachshundonstilts
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: The Four Freshmen
Replies: 7
Views: 359

The Four Freshmen

The Four Freshmen are my favorite vocal jazz group of all time. I've been a fan since high school, and their first album "Voices in Modern" would be on my short list for desert island discs. Here's a track that gets to me every time, just the four guys accompanying themselves on guitar, bass, and tr...
by dachshundonstilts
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: Bluesy Music n Jazz, too!
Replies: 11
Views: 780

Re: Bluesy Music n Jazz, too!

Kitty wrote:
Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:46 pm
https://youtu.be/SR2gR6SZC2M
Ah, Sister Rosetta! They say she basically taught Chuck Berry everything he knew.