Friday, March 31, 2006

Trude Herr: Ich will keine Schokolade

Trude Herr
German actress, singer, and theatre director. She was born in 1927 in Cologne, Germany and died in 1991 in Provence, France.

This song is brilliant!

Trude Herr - Ich will keine Schokolade (1960)

Die Dorthe aus Dänemark

Born 17 July 1947 in Copenhagen, Denmark
"It was a great experience to record the first single in Germany, without understanding a single word that I was singing"

Her father was a conductor and trained with her . In addition she had instructions in dance and pantomime. In 1967 Dorthe had her first hit with "Sind Sie Der Graf Von Luxemburg". In 1968 she was placed second in a German hit competition with "Wärst du doch in Düsseldorf geblieben" The single LP for the song sold gold.

Dorthe -
Waerst Du doch in Düsseldorf Geblieben

Peter from Skanderborg is replaced with a playboy from Düsseldorf!

More Dorthe soon.

Thursday, March 30, 2006

More Danish Delights!

These were all big hits. Enjoy!

Dorthe Kollo - Gid du var i Skanderborg (Wish you were in Skanderborg) 1968

Lone Kellerman - Se Venedig og Do (See Venice and die) 1978

Eva Madsen - Mormors kolonihavehus (Grandma's holiday cottage) 1978

Wednesday, March 29, 2006


"RC Cola, they called and said, would you do TV show for us? I said sure, what time? Where? and they said you do what you want, spend all the money we give you, if you want to, whatever."

Here's some clips from Nancy Sinatra's 1967 Emmy Award-winning T.V. Special in which she appeared with her father and his Rat Pack pals Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. The show was sponsored by the Mad, Mad, Mad Cola - Royal Crown Cola.


Rc Cola feat. Nancy Sinatra Spot 1.avi 12.34 MB It's a mad mad mad cola!'

Nancy Sinatra & Dean Martin - Things.avi 18.94 MB Lovely song, even lovelier video.

Nancy Sinatra & Sammy Davis. Jr - What'd I Say.avi 33.50 MB - Nancy's take with Sammy Davis Jr. on an old Ray Charles tune. This video is really amusing. Nancy sure can go-go!

Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Norwegian: Inger Lise Rypdal

Inger Lise Rypdal was born 12.14.1949 and is a popular actress/musician in Norway.
She has been active since 1968.
She got her breakthrough with the songs 'Fru Johnsen' and 'Romeo og Julie'

Inger Lise Rypdal - Fru. Johnsen
Inger Lise Rypdal - Romeo og Julie

Friday, March 24, 2006

Spanish yé-yé

Here's some of my favorite Spanish yé-yé girls. Im buying some rare Karina LP's from eBay too. Look forward!

Born: August 2, 1947, Madrid, Spain. At a young age, she decided to become singer, actress, songwriter and do other stuff related to show business.
Massiel - Roses en el mar (1967) The turning point of her career was in April 6, 1968 when Massiel won the Eurovision Song Contest in London, England with a song titled "La, la, la" written by Ramón Arcusa and Manuel de la Calva. Credit: the yé yé girls website.

Massiel - La La La (1968)

Born: February 4, 1948, Málaga, Spain. She was discovered by her future producer Manuel J. Goyanes in an exhibition of the "Coros y Danzas de Málaga" in TVE in 1959. Her debut in cinema was in 1960. She complemented her activity in cinema with records, recitals and TV-shows. She has retired from performing and is now a social and humanitarian activist. Credit:

Marisol - Tómbola (1962)

Wednesday, March 22, 2006

Danish Delights: Birgit Lystager

I got a request from yeyeohyeah, so here is the wonderful Birgit Lystager and her song 'Smilende Susie'. This song is a symbol for Danish popular music in the 60's.

Born 02/15 1946 in Aarhus, Denmark. (Where I live!)
Was a jazz singer but got headhunted to a pop carrier where she had several hits.

Birgit Lystager - Smilende Susie (Smiling Susie)

Tuesday, March 21, 2006

Danish Delights: More Gitte

Hope you like them!

Gitte Haenning & Dirch Passer - Lille Frk. Himmelblaa (Little Miss Heavenblue)
Gitte in a funny duet with Danish comedian Dirch Passer. Im working on a translation.

Gitte Haenning - Flirt
A nice little sing-a-long song... Lalalala..

Any requests for Danish singers?

Updates at cinema62

Monday, March 20, 2006


-My new blog with my favorite movie scores.

Check it out!


Les Histoires D' Amour

Les Histoires D'Amour

Canal Plus A Vingt Ans, Le Concert. wmv
4 Nov 2004 - Zenith, Paris

Vanessa Paradis sings the duet with Les Rita Mitsouko

............15 years after they sang it the first time

Nulle Part Ailleurs.wmv
October 31, 1989

Credit: Sweetparadis

Thursday, March 16, 2006


I will be back with:
yummy spanish, japanese, and french ye-ye!
vids vids vids
danish delights
scandinavian 60's

full albums

Here's a little sample... I just love this song!

Ginette Garcin - Cresoxipropanediol en Capsules

Ginette Garcin was an actress who starred in many movies and was a favorite of actor/director Jean Yanne, who also wrote this song.

Anyone know to make small clips from a DVD? I have something very special I would like to share!