Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Radio Free Spirit - Bonnie and Clyde
Thank you, Joan Holloway and Mad Men for this genuine musical gem by Serge Gainsbourg and Bridgitte Bardot. 'Bonnie and Clyde' is a beautiful song in my opinion because it exemplifies the simple and understated beauty of the French that shows our often gaudy and overblown American popular culture how to truly entertain on a more sublime level.
Fun fact: I had the opportunity to work with a student who is directly related to Clyde Parker. To a history geek like me, it's very interesting...