Two hours of commentary on The Man Who Fell to Earth

https://i2.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Screen-Shot-2021-01-08-at-5.37.05-PM.png?w=1200&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2021/01/08/two-hours-of-commentary-on-the-man-who-fell-to-earth.html In honor of the Starman’s landing day (January 8, 1947), here’s the over two-hour audio commentary for the 1976 Nicholas Roeg film, The Man Who Fell to Earth. Roeg, … Continue reading Two hours of commentary on The Man Who Fell to Earth

Excellent 1966 Australian PSA on the switch from £sd to decimalized currency

https://i2.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/CleanShot-2020-12-31-at-12.00.17.jpg?w=590&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2020/12/31/excellent-1966-australian-psa-on-the-switch-from-sd-to-decimalized-currency.html Enjoy the delightful music and animation in this 1966 FAQ explainer video to get Australians used to the switch from pounds, shillings, and pence, to dollars and cents. [Via … Continue reading Excellent 1966 Australian PSA on the switch from £sd to decimalized currency

John Lennon playing the bass on “Helter Skelter”

http://img.youtube.com/vi/r8GOFbETxWI/0.jpghttps://boingboing.net/2021/01/01/john-lennon-playing-the-bass-on-helter-skelter.html Usually, when someone shares an isolated audio, it’s to show beautiful, exemplary singing or playing. This is not the case here. When Lennon played bass on "Helter Skelter," it … Continue reading John Lennon playing the bass on “Helter Skelter”