Saturday, October 08, 2011

Dans le port d' Amsterdam



Jacques Brel (April 8th, 1929 – October 9th, 1978)

4 comments:

  1. Really great Sean. Thanks for reminding. Brel used to be quite popular in this country in his heyday. Not in the least because he also sang in Dutch: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooxDl31VrKk.

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  2. Ah Bertus,
    what a pity. The GEMA would not allow this piece to be watched in Germany.
    I do remember, however, that I have listened to one of his Dutch songs.

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  3. Sacre bleu, Jacquot, tu nous tords l'coeur.

    And the people who clap hands (specially that lady with white gloves and hat) probably didn't understand a word about les putains qui se frottent la panse sur celle des marins.

    Well done!

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  4. Well, Claude,
    not seldom could I experience that those (who are trying to) appear most docile and hoity-toity, are innerly obsessed with 'dirty' phantasies.

    Apart from that: Great song, matchless performance, hm?

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