THE GREAT MULLARD MAGIC BLOG — She Had to Go and Lose It at the Astor
Posted by STEVE MYCIUNKA on
My young nephew Mikey was remarking that some of the 1930s dance music I play is boring as well as a waste of the talents of a hammertone grease bearing Garrard 301, ah, the innocence of youth. I really must play him some George Formby as I think he may like Mr Woo's an Air Raid Warden but this isn't strictly 1930's dance is it. Unlike this wonderful number I was listening to last night, a firm favourite of mine: - For those of you who don't know it, She Had to Go and Lose It at the Astor is a 1940 comic song by...
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