So, I guess, it was only a matter of time until he decided to record some vintage TV themes (and by vintage I mean seventies) and give them a couple of coats of jazz funk.
Tony Hatch would, I know, be very proud.
I read a review of the album recently which said you only have to take one look at the sleeve to know you want to own it, hear it & devour it.
Here is Berry's take on Are You Being Served? Bet you can't listen to it without thinking of Mrs. Slocombe's pussy at least once.
He's irritatingly talented isn't he?ReplyDelete
On a scale of 1 to 10? 12.ReplyDelete
Wow, that is so good. Nostalgia and cool jazz rolled into one. They got away with so much back then in the name of family entertainment - Pure filth!ReplyDelete
Mr. Grainger: Mrs. Slocombe. I suggest you take your underwear down at once.
Mr. Lucas: Same goes for Miss Brahms.
I don't know what you mean Alyson!Delete
Love Matt Berry. Had the pleasure of seeing him and his band play live about ten years back. This is definitely on my birthday list heheReplyDelete
He missed a trick not respinning Robin's Nest or John Barry's theme from the Orson Welles MysteriesReplyDelete