Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Slapstick Of Another Kind - 1982

A science fiction film starring Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, and Jerry Lewis, based on the book SLAPSTICK by Kurt Vonnegut. Some praise this film and some despise it. I have JERRY LEWIS ISSUES and might try to watch it later. Link in comments.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Ann Miller - Deep In My Heart

Ann proves she is The Queen Of Tap in this 1954 film. Link in comments.

Overdrawn At The Memory Bank - 1983

Producer-Director Fred Barzyk of WGBH Boston helped make BETWEEN TIME AND TIMBUKTU happen as well as THE LATHE OF HEAVEN. He also brought us OVERDRAWN AT THE MEMORY BANK in 1983, based on a story by sci-fi author John Varley. Link in comments.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

X MINUS ONE - 1955 to 1958

X MINUS ONE was perhaps the best science fiction series for radio with writers like Bradbury, Asimov, and Silverberg. Television took over in a few years and this golden age ended. Link in comments.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Fiction - Yuki Kajiura - 2003

Here is a selection of Yuki's most popular Anime music expecially remixed and reworked by Yuki. You will hear tunes from .hack/SIGN, Noir, and Aquarian Age. Soprano Emily Bindiger sings. Link in comments.

Monday, July 9, 2018

The Cisco Kid

A fine show for its time, really, with all the action of The Lone Ranger and lots more fun. The film is sped-up very often - what a great trick. Link in comments.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Top Secret - Soundtrack

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

Friday, July 6, 2018

Babes In Toyland - 1960

Ray Bolger plays the bad guy for once and is very amusing. Annette sings lots of songs. Link in comments.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Annette - Country Album - 1984

This was the last album of songs by Annette. Link in comments.

Monday, July 2, 2018

Westwood One - Steve Winwood - 1986

A good year for Steve with BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE being declared Album of the Year. Westwood One taped his Cleveland show and distributed this result. You will hear fresh renditions of his tunes with VALERIE being my favorite. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Night Flite

Here is one last "fair use" episode of the TV show. This one is also taken from a worn VHS tape and will have to do. Link in comments.

Friday, June 29, 2018

A Tribute to George Harrison - 2001

90 tracks of talk and song from The Beatles, Ravi Shankar, Eric Clapton, and others. Very informative. Westwood One created product like this and distributed it on CD to member radio stations for broadcast. Link in comments.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Annette - The Story Of My Teens - 1962

Annette turned 20 as this retrospective was released. The Beach movies were next. Link in comments.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Annette's Pajama Party - 1964

AMONG THE YOUNG might be the best of these tracks. Link in comments.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Annette and The Kingsmen

Here are 2 music videos from from HOW TO STUFF A WILD BIKINI. Annette joins The Kingsmen to perform BETTER BE READY. And watch The Kingsmen perform A LITTLE LOVIN' to see if there is anything Ringo-esque going on. Links in comments.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Annette - Something Borrowed, Something Blue

Annette sings classics plus Bacharach plus Lennon-McCartney. Link in comments.

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Italiannette - 1964

Annette sings 12 tunes that are not beach-related. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Annette At Bikini Beach - 1964

Yet another Beach Movie. Annette sings Let's Twist Again and also does a song with the Beach Boys. Link in comments.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Annette - How To Stuff A Wild Bikini - 1965

Pretty darned suggestive isn't it. The Kingsmen provide a track or two. Link in comments.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Annette Sings Golden Surfin' Hits

Twelve tracks in all and sounding great. Link in comments.