Apparently my disco-dancing lies somewhere between that of Zakyfreshkiller of Casablanca (?):
… and that of Manny of Grimethorpe:
I’d tended to think of myself as Maikelyakson, but you certainly can’t win them all.
- Three versions of “El relicario”
Raquel Meller, the most successful Spanish artist of the 20th century, struggling with pitch and pace in 1914: Sara Montiel, who made
- Most popular musical number in Spain
This non-authentic version of Paquito chocolatero is by King Africa, who is, according to Wikipedia, actually kind of American, and John
- José Tomás vs Manolete
I’m different, says the former: The death of the latter: Bar Manolete in Mogón is excellent.
- Trouble on board
Olympic torches on a Parisian bus reminded me of Josep Pla, smoking merrily away on oil tankers in the famous 1976
- Why I came to Spain
To get away from British Spanish music would be a plausible explanation. Here two famous examples, a cover of George Formby’s