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The Late Movies: Musical Livestock

How about a little “down on the farm” music? Some of the animals are quite musical; others must have people singing with them, or for them. Chicken Czech singer Petra Janu in a 1985 performance. * Goat The farmer is the conductor of a choir of adorable singing baby goats! * Duck Vaudeville variety act Gus Visser and His Singing Duck, recorded in [...]

8 Odd Acts of the Vaudeville Era

Before movies could talk, there were endless opportunities for those who had talent to make a living performing in front of live audiences. Singers, dancers, actors, and comedians were the backbone of the traveling show. There were also side show exhibits with human oddities and specialty acts such as the circus, the wild west show, [...]