ALAN'S SATURDAY POP SLOT #23 – SHOOTING STAR by CLIFF RICHARD jr & THE SHADOWS from the 1966 movie THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO!

A fantastic collision of ludicrous pop culture icons. From the original Thunderbirds movie, Cliff Richard Junior (remember, this was set one hundred years hence) wows ’em at the interplanetary nite club The Swinging Star, while Alan Tracy tries his darndest to get to first base with Lady Penelope. From 1966, a vintage year….

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I6ngmDPXI2U

Alan (thunderbird 3) X

ALAN'S SATURDAY POP SLOT #21 – A QUICK ONE (WHILE HE'S AWAY) by THE WHO

This has got to be the best version of The Who’s first mini-rock-opera. Kept out of public view since it’s 1968 debut on The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus. But now it’s ours to keep.

I love the bit where they sing “cello cello cello” because they couldn’t afford real cellos on the original recording.

A QUICK ONE by THE ‘ORRIBLE ‘OO – ‘king A…

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fOG12sE-krw

You’re all forgiven.

 

Alan X