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Songs about windows

On a lighter note, we thought it would be fun to compile a list of songs we like that either focus on a window in the lyrical narrative or simply have window in the title! 416 more words

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Hitler Sings - by Spike Milligan

Terrence “Spike” Milligan was a comedian, writer, musician, poet, playwright, soldier and actor. He was the kind of comic genius that saw him influence the Monty Python crew, Kenny Everett and many other pioneering comedians.  92 more words

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My 1994 Charts - December


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4th December 1994

2 weeks for Kylie on top as the christmas new entries (actual NEW christmas songs) keep a coming, but the biggest challenger is in at 2 for Cliff’s double A side. 3,049 more words

1994 Charts

George Formby's Grave

The striking memorial to the popular entertainer George Formby stands in Warrington Cemetery, Cheshire. His career spanned four decades from the early 1920s to his death in 1961. 62 more words

Cheshire

Prohibition Blues Volume 1 Track 1

George Formby’s When I’m cleaning windows (1936) was banned by the BBC: “If the public wants to listen to Formby singing his disgusting little ditty, they’ll have to be content to hear it in the cinemas, not over the nation’s airwaves.” 116 more words

George Formby - Father and Son stars

The striking memorial to the popular entertainer George Formby stands in Warrington Cemetery, Cheshire. His career spanned four decades from the early 1920s to his death in 1961. 78 more words

Cheshire

Auntie Beeb Knows Best: Songs Banned by the BBC

Please visit the source of this image for an excellent blog about censorship.

BBC4 recently broadcast a documentary about BBC censorship, Britain’s Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned… 365 more words

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