SPIKE JONES – Tchaikovsky Medley

Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (December 14, 1911 – May 1, 1965) was an American musician and bandleader specializing in spoof arrangements of popular songs and classical music. Ballads receiving the Jones treatment were punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells, hiccups, burps and outlandish and comedic vocals. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Be7O9g2sphw All Star Review (June 7, 1952) Jones and his band recorded under the… Continue lendo SPIKE JONES – Tchaikovsky Medley

SPIKE JONES – Yes, We Have No Bananas

"Yes! We Have No Bananas" is an American novelty song by Frank Silver and Irving Cohn published March 23, 1923. It became a major hit in 1923 (placing No. 1 for five weeks) when it was recorded by Billy Jones, Billy Murray, Arthur Hall, Irving Kaufman, and others. It was recorded later by Benny Goodman… Continue lendo SPIKE JONES – Yes, We Have No Bananas

Ritmo & Riso: O Louco Universo Musical de SPIKE JONES

Spike Jones (1911–1965) foi um músico e cantor norte-americano que ficou conhecido pelos arranjos paródicos e satíricos de canções populares ou da música clássica. Qualquer música que passasse por Spike Jones recebia o acréscimo de sons e ruídos insólitos, como tiros, assobios, soluços, sinos de vaca e outras sonoridades que tendem a produzir efeitos cômicos.… Continue lendo Ritmo & Riso: O Louco Universo Musical de SPIKE JONES