Carrie Fisher RIP


I have to confess I’ve never made it all the way through any Star Wars movie but I’m sorry for her that she’s died at a relatively young age. OK here’s a daft question which partly tests whether you’ve been paying attention and partly checks whether your interest in popular music is as anal as mine. Answer very soon:

What links Carrie Fisher to the Birdcage on New Year’s Eve, 50 years ago this weekend?


Author: pompeypop

University lecturer, longtime local musician and recently historian of popular music - especially in and around Portsmouth. My blog is entirely about that topic

5 thoughts on “Carrie Fisher RIP

  1. Graham Bond did a cover version of Tammy which was earlier recorded by Debbie Reynolds – Carrie Fischer’s mother.

  2. Here is your answer from Mr Geoffrey French: Graham Bond did cover version of “Tammy” which was recorded by Debbie Reynodls – Carrie Fisher’s mother…

  3. It’s beginning to get a bit crazy out there – now Debbie Reynolds has died too.

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