Can it be that we are 11 months into the year, just eight weeks or so left of the noughties. Any one for ten-ies?
Ahem. The playlist please Doctor Throbber.
Ticky, Ticky, Boom – Boys, Boys, Boys
Scooby Doo, Where Are You – Matthew Sweet
In For The Kill – La Roux
Mr Lee – The Bobettes
Mami Me Gusto – Ibrahim Ferrer
Cut Me Loose – Sam Sparro
It’s Getting Better – Mamas & Papas
This is to cheers us up after this week’s reverse in Maine (https://fullcatastrophe.wordpress.com/2009/11/04/down-the-drain-in-maine/) as we recall the feel good “Beautiful Thing” which was adorned by the Mamas & Papas and some young loves.
A Taste Of Honey – Julie London
Flower Power – Spinal Tap
It Must Be Love – Madness
This week’s “blissed as” contribution. Can it be 25 years and more since this first graced my earholes?
Heute Abend Wollen Wir Tanzen Geh’n – The Kessler Sisters
For more on these beauties click on the “Fabulous Files” link!
Dumb Things – Paul Kelly
A Woman’s Touch – Doris Day
A Dandy Line – Chet Baker
A joy of a musician whose life ended in tragedy and mystery. Read more here.
Lost & Found – Sean Sennett
I Like The Look Of You – Liza Minnelli
If I Were In Your Shoes – Liza Minnelli
This is from a legendary show at the London Palladium in 1965. Catch a glimpse below, the whole show is available on DVD. It’s a combo of sheer brilliance and absolute terror as Judy stands on the brink throughout and her daughter is ready to catch her.
Less Flammes D’Enfer – Jo-El Sonnier
Better Than I – David Campbell
Paparazzi – Lady Ga-Ga
Natural – PanAm
And enjoy the world of jet-setting 1950s on board a Pan Am 707.
Ship Of Fools – World Party
Alley Oop – Hollywood Argyles
Panamerica Club – Major Boys