Friday, January 16, 2009

1st prize? honorable mention? Nobel peace prize?

A memorable performance:

Dixie Chicken

The piano break (piano solo starts at 2:10) hearkens one to ol' Jess Stacy in Benny Goodman's infamous 1938 Carnegie Hall version of Sing Sing Sing:

Jess Stacy, piano solo, Sing Sing Sing, Carnegie Hall

Friday, January 9, 2009

alternate history

Mickey Rooney horses around with Brooke Shields in the Mickey Mouse Club rec room at Disney Studios, 1955? I submit this as evidence that time travel is real.