Monday, 28 January 2019

On the Jukebox at Dolores Delargo Towers











Mister Acker Bilk would have celebrated his 90th birthday today.

To experience his musical genius, see my blog post on the occasion we bade the great man farewell.

4 comments:

  1. my in-laws LOVED "stranger on the shore". it is a haunting tune.

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    1. With just one tune, a lowly performer from the rural wilds of Somerset near Bristol was rocketed to world superstardom. He often called Strangers on the Shore "his pension", for very good reasons... Jx

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  2. Such a shame we missed seeing him in concert a few years ago.

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    1. His very last tour. Sniff, sniff... Jx

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