A Thousand Dances made its official debut on September 21, 2018! Many splendid things happened on both sides of that date. Learn more about the book and Coral Press here. Buy the book (from Indiebound) here - or ask your favorite bookseller for ISBN-13: 978-1935512509. First, the book trailer came out on the Coral Press … Continue reading Let’s Have a Party!
My hero Nicky Spinnery explains it all in 2 1/2 minutes of vintage images and a great contemporary Mod song.
World War II: Pacific POWs and Friends List Don't let Col. Nicholson have the last word! A well informed list on the Internet Movie Database: twenty-four major films about the Pacific theatre and its prisoners of war (more or less) - the classic and the lesser known, fiction and documentary. No film can capture battle or the … Continue reading Watch That War: Films Showing WWII in the Pacific
Recorded live for TV broadcast throughout Britain, these historic performances have been unseen for nearly 40 years. Filmed with superb camera work and prist… One remarkable performance after another, and I don’t just mean what Sonny Boy does with his mouth harp. No wonder Britain got the blues. American Folk Blues Festivals 1963-1966: The British … Continue reading American Folk Blues Festivals: The British Tours
A nine-minute documentary of priceless coffee bar footage. British youth culture in its elegant pre-swinging incarnation–plus Cliff Richard posters and Cockney rhyming slang! Coffee Bar Culture, Late 50s England