Tag Archive: music


Bob Fosse Documentary “Steam Heat”

Part of PBS’ 1990 “Dance in America” series.

Fun Fact: Parkway Plaza Mall in El Cajon is the nearest mall to where I live, from about an hour away in the mountains.

Puddles Pity Party mashes up the George Michael and Led Zeppelin hits.

“Time” by Puddles Pity Party

Puddles Pity Party covers a Tom Waits song while stroking a sleeping Boston Terror.
Puddles Pity Party says, “My friend, Quinn, wrote this song. Really gets me in the ticker. It reminds me that we’re all in this together, even when we feel alone.”

SQUEE ALERT! “Make your own kind of music; sing your own special song.”

Liza Minnelli in Cabaret

Woman was the BOMB:

And because I KNOW that left you wanting more, here’s “Mein Herr” just for good measure:

I do love me some good Boogie Woogie.

Performed live at Joe’s Pub.

Dueling Pianos Competition Scene

This is the best clip in the movie “Scott Joplin” (1977) by Universal Studios. It depicts a competition between “professors” (brothel pianists) to win $100 from John Stark in Sedalia, Missouri. Louis Chauvin, who is a better pianist but can’t read/write music, teams up with Joplin (played by Billy Dee Williams) and unleashes Maple Leaf Rag upon the public for the first time.

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