Ain’t Misbehavin’, Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli (1937) Founded by Grappelli (violin) & Reinhardt (guitar) in 1934, Le Quintette du Hot Club de France included Louis Vola (double bass), Joseph “Nin-Nin” Reinhardt (rhythm guitar) and Roger Chaput (rhythm guitar). Ain’t Misbehavin‘ was co-written and first recorded by Thomas “Fats” Waller in 1929 for the comedy musical Connie’s Hot Chocolates.
More cool woodcuts by Brian Reedy.
“Uber’s arrived, luv.” [via Bunkerville].
Driving on clear ice [via Mme. Jujujive].
The Corvelotubraguar, aka The Daedalus.
Seeing the Digital Future (confusion in 1961).
Making a sea monster [via Memo Of The Air].
Brünnhilde is in the Library of Congress. Twice.
How the CIA weaponized art against the Soviets.
[Top image: Wallmartmuppet found here.]
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