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Chet Baker 1959

21/11/14 – Chet Baker – My Funny Valentine – Live in Torino, Italy – 1959

Sublime, there’s no other way to describe it. You can hear at the end of the clip that the audience are completely and totally blown away by this performance. Baker was born in Oklahoma in 1929 – the ultimate tragic figure, the poster boy for self destruction, he made Keith Richards look like Julie Andrews. […]

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Vanadisvägen Soundtracks

This week we have been staying in friend Martin Rössel’s recording studio apartment whilst he has been away in Paris. This is what was on the turntable or digital device: Nico – Chelsea Girl – 1967   Nico – Desert Shore – 1970   The Stooges – 1st –  1969   The Stooges – Fun House – […]