Jun 16, 2019

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Essex Chap On A Step-Stool Edition!


And no, he's not twenty-something anymore, but he still sounds great!

Jun 7, 2019

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Purple Mustness Edition!


Because nothing says "sex shooter" like the original.

Jun 5, 2019

Gloria's Got Soul, Peter's Tin Pan Sound, Plus Betty's Swingin', The Queen's Singin', And a Call Me By Your Name Secret Song!


Who was Gloria Smyth? And whatever happened to her? And why didn't her photographer tell her not to look directly down at the lens? That'll make anyone look cross-eyed. So many questions!

May 13, 2019

Bucket Of Sads: Doris Day


It seems inconceivable, but we now live in a world without Doris Day.

Apr 30, 2019

Swing, Mildred, Swing, Plus Exclusive Frances, Exclusive Betty And A Sheepish Li'l Secret Song!


Jazz fans and Native Americans, rejoice! Mildred Bailey, jazz chanteuse extraordinaire - she was known as "The Queen Of Swing" in her day - is paying a visit to The Cheerful, and not a moment too soon!

Apr 17, 2019

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Baby Edition!


Because sometimes, Ginger's nemesis gets it delightfully right! Trust me on this one. 

Apr 13, 2019

Yogi Sings, Exclusive Nancy, Plus Madge Goes Symphonic, Exclusive Candi And A Gentle Sports Car Secret Song!



It's Spring! Time to pack up your pick-a-nic baskets and head to the park! But do watch out for sandwich-stealing bears (no, not that kind of bear).