Tag - Louis Armstrong

Jeepers Creepers

32 Days of Halloween VI: 32 Days Lives...

As I type this, a full moon (or close enough) is high in the night sky outside. Once more, you did not heed the warnings. You read the Latin off the back of the cereal box. Or you pulled the stake out of the skeletal remains in the clothes...

Turtle

The Sound Board #25: Catching Up Is Hard To...

This podcast generally covers music and other transgressions. This month’s episode is hosted by me and I am tolerated by Prof. Tuffley and Dr. Rob Levy. This episode’s central topic is…that there isn’t one. The three...

13 Days of Xmas 2009, Day 12: Twas The Night...

It only makes sense that on Christmas Eve we’re talking “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” and we’ve got two interps of it for you. The first is the animated Rankin-Bass cartoon (starring Joel Grey). And after that...

Louis Armstrong

And I Think To Myself: Happy Birthday, Louis...

So when looking for stuff about the great Satchmo, I came across this bit: Armstrong’s birthdate was originally supposed to be July 4, 1900. However, his birthday was actually August 4, 1901–somebody apparently found a baptismal...