It reminds me of Mae Moore:
Tom Jones in a speedo on a boat (via poor quality VHS). Now that’s truly a sailor’s version of a sea shanty.
I finally got around to watching this documentary. I got caught up in the internet fascination when the NY Times piece ran. It’s currently on Amazon Prime, Hulu, and I’m sure a variety of other places on the intertubes. It was entertaining and made for one heck of a story. Maybe a poor comparison, but imagine if a forgotten Sgt. Pepper or Dark Side of the Moon from the 50s was discovered?
All musical eras and genres have their sins. Good parody:
20 years ago, there’s so many great songs from 1995: