Thursday, December 18, 2014

En Koskaan Polta Tupakka

If you were a young adult in the spring of 1970 and on either side of the pond you would have heard this tune. Remember? Press PLAY.

Lenny Bruce - The Midnight Concert - 1961

Large legal problems were in store for Lenny Bruce after this performance at Carnegie Hall. Link in comments.

Monday, December 15, 2014

David Frye - 1971 - Radio Free Nixon

David Frye does the voices of Tricky Dick, Lyndon Johnson, Billy Graham, William F. Buckley, Howard Cosell, Hubert Humphrey, and others. Frye was perhaps at the height of his powers. The cover art is by Jack Davis who was much seen in MAD Magazine. Link in comments.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Top Secret! - Soundtrack

A Musical Comedy from 1984. Val Kilmer got help with the tune Skeet Surfing from The Beach Boys. Link in comments.

Monday, November 24, 2014

An Evening With Groucho

Groucho Marx was in fine form and sings with Marvin Hamlisch at the piano. He tells stories that involve Houdini, Fanny Brice, Will Rogers, Winston Churchill, and others. Link in comments.