Bopin’ Hood, 1961 June 30, 2021 As Squaresville Appreciation Month winds to an end, we regret to inform the squares that by order of the king the official music of Squaresville is now bebop. Could be worse.
“Hey! Ba-Ba-Re-Bop.” Was Lionel Hampton Ivy Style?
A fun post. Here are a couple more along the same lines, including some 1946 hep cats in saddle shoes swinging with bobbysoxers in penny loafers to the music of Benny Goodman: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMVHlrWtmDw ; and from a decade later, 3 bee bop pigs, with an assist from Shorty Rogers and Stan Freberg, giving a square wolf a lesson in playing cool: https://www.b98.tv/video/three-little-bops/ .