Throwback

1960s-dance-the-twist
For generations, music has always found a sweet spot in our life. Over the years, music has changed, and so have the iconic steps. While in my early days, I was perfecting moves to "Macarena." Kids today are learning steps to "Whip" or "Nae Nae." In contrast to the 60s' when everyone was getting into the action of "Twist." The...
ronnie-corbett-ballet-routine
Tutu skirts, pointy shoes, abstract meanings, flawless pirouettes. All these remind us of one thing, Ballet. But sadly these events are not everyone's cup of tea. Hence, comes the late-night show or comedic programs that incorporate ballet with slapstick. The Scottish-stand-up comedian "Ronald Balfour Corbett" was able to achieve the integration in one of his episodes "Swan lake Spoof."  Ronnie Corbett...
The cinematic history has been quite bright and full of extraordinary movies. Take "Footloose," for example, was more than a box office hit. To this day, the film ranks as one of the most fabulous creations of the 80s. Kevin Bacon's lead acting really stood out in the crowd. Moreover, the music was just remarkable. Fast forward to 2011, when...
carol-burnett-funniest-sketches
Back in the late 60s, a show was broadcasted by the name of The Carol Burnett Show. The American comedy show (it was more than just comedy) aired skits, parodies by the eponymous Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.  Have you heard or watched the classic movie "Gone with the Wind" from the 30s?  Well, if you haven't you should definitely check it...
The names Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton need no recognition. In the world of country music, the duo has made a remarkable career with their soothing voices. Dolly appeared in movies like Steel Magnolias and Nine to Five. Kenny lent his name to a popular fast-food restaurant.  Not many people are aware that Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton are more...
here-it-goes-again-video-recreate
Being the audience chair for goodness knows how long, I have had a fair share of amusing acts. For instance, there was an act with a group of guys who finished the performance by snapping fingers. You may feel it could be a bore, however astonishingly, it was one of the amazing ones. Such is the story of the squad...
elvis-presley-duet-frank-sinatra
It must be an overwhelming experience to witness two of your favorites and most famous singer duet on the stage. Well, something similar was the scene of a 60's TV show. The show was an embodiment of simplicity and raw talents. The clip showcases the difference in music production nowadays in contrast with the past. No pyrotechnics, lipsync, loud costumes...
The song "I will always love you" was originally written and performed by the legendary Dolly Patron. Many people try to cover the song. However, very few have made an actual impact. Whitney Houston belongs to one such talent who left an imprint on the melody. Her high-pitch pickup, soulful version is undeniably the best version so far. After her...
"The Little Drummer Boy" is one of the classic holiday songs. However, this traditional Czech melody only came into the limelight after a decade of its release. Since then, many renowned singers have tried their very best to give it a new life. We all had a chance to experience this melody from artists like Bing Crosby to Justin Bieber....
christmas-carol-duet
No doubt Christmas is the most beautiful time of the year. It is undoubtedly the best way to end a hectic year. The smell and warmth of the holidays are grounding. However, some people enjoy distancing themselves for the holidays. Even they can't keep away from the holiday charm. One of the lovey rituals is to sing beloved Christmas carols....
clip from movie
With the help of technology, we can peak back in the life of our predecessors. Form magnifying the details and adding color to every subject, the tech world has done a marvelous job. Every now and then, we stumble upon something so precious and very familiar. Something that makes us feel, that could be a lousy camera focus or audio...
kid-in-christmas-performance
With Christmas approaching so close, the memories of holidays flood in our way. A season of generosity and merry-making. Even though this year it may not be the same as the previous. It won't stop us from spreading the joys in the lives of our loved ones. One of the nostalgic things about the holidays is Christmas carols. We have...
sinatra-and-crosby
Frank Sinatra was one of the best singers ever to grace the entertainment business. I have been a big fan of his music ever since I first heard him. Ol' Blue Eyes has left a legacy of incredible songs behind for us. I am sure you enjoy listening to his beautiful voice as much as I do! I have...
reshoot-of-song-of-1984
Youtube, at this point, is not just an entertainment platform. It's a job for some and others; it's more accessible reach towards the audience. Hence, many charities these days post an attention-grabbing video to collect money for a good cause. Comic Relief is one of such organizations. So, they asked the Pink Windmill kids to recreate their popular dance. They still...
i-want-hippo-christmas-song2
Hearing Christmas songs in every corner is one way to find out that it's the holiday season. And each year, many artists come out with Christmas songs and albums (Michael Buble, we're looking at you). However, the Christmas songs from the good old days still have a different ring to it. One of those forever green songs that comes to...
The vintage sardonic tv shows, for instance, The Carol Burnett Show, one of the many to age like a fine wine. Famous for its hilarious parodies, the genius actors. The audience loved the live sketch and pretty soon became a household name. The sitcom was successful in winning over different generations. In just eleven years on air, the program won...