Speaking of possible Olympic events, how about one where the Big Band leader has to race around like a nut and take a turn at every instrument in the band?
This 2-disc compilation of "homemade recordings" is pure caviar for all WU-vies. Listen to more at the link below, then buy your copy--which features many other "hits"--soon!
YouTube playlist here.
"You can even make your guitar sound like a sitar!"
You haven't really experienced Chaucer's Canterbury Tales
until you've heard the rap version. Performed here by Baba Brinkman
Elizabeth McGovern takes a break from her role in Downton Abbey to sing about cows.
Described as the biggest home-grown pop hit in Iran's history.
The band's homepage.
Warning: autolaunches pleasant music.
Listen to the famous elegant phrasings of Jo Stafford
in one of her typically stylish excursions. "Admired for the purity of her voice, she originally underwent classical training to become an opera singer," it says at the link.
Now listen to her do hillbilly. I guess good training allows mastery of any mode.