Sep 15, 2020

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Fallin' Again Edition!

The Mistress Of Neo-Soul is back! And sounding epically smooooooth.

Aug 30, 2020

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Electro Diva Edition!

Did'ya know? She's Welsh and a producer and a singer and oh-so very talented

My Fair Lady Gets Down, Judy's Hot, Plus Pat At Dawn, Susannah's Heart And An Unbreakable Secret Song!

Punk rock is Cecil Beaton's costume designs for "My Fair Lady" (especially the hats).

Aug 17, 2020

Pearl Looks Surprised, Andrea Wants More, Plus Nancy's Sound, A Lil Sax And A Cuban-Goes-Brazilian Secret Song!

Oh, dear. Are you surprised like Pearlie? Maybe dumbfounded? Because the world as we know it has been mighty strange lately - to put it mildly. But we mustn't get down in the dumpity-doo! Not when there's still so much Pearlie to listen to.

Jul 27, 2020

Revenge Of The Secret Song: Jazz Prodigy Edition!

Because virtuosos only come along once in a blue moon. Ah, to be 18 and this insanely gifted. 

Jul 26, 2020

Bucket Of Sads: Olivia de Havilland

A giant has left the building. A very talented and beautiful giant. Olivia de Havilland, the last living star of Old Hollywood, took flight to the heavens today at age 104.

Jul 17, 2020

Gloria At Night, La Lupe's Name, Plus Lalo's Bossa Nova, Deep House Jams, Douglas Does Lana And A Rule Of Three Secret Song!

Gloria's in her thinkin' chair again! Is she thinking about: a) Mmm. I am one luscious-sounding singer, or b) those flowers in the foreground are trying to upstage me and they're losing, or c) I loved working with PJ, my music producer son.

Bucket Of Sads: Zizi Jeanmaire

Voila! Glamour is Zizi Jeanmarie! Yet sadly, she just departed in a flurry of feathers for the heavens above.

Jul 6, 2020

Bucket Of Sads: Ennio Morricone

All of Italy, and the world, is in mourning with news that il maestro has traveled to that great Cinema Paradiso in the sky this morning. Can you believe he only won a single Oscar?