Posts Tagged ‘Dusty Springfield’

Hump Day Unusual Moment

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Yup, that’s the great British soul singer Dusty Springfield pitching Mother’s Pride Bread on a UK television commercial from the ’60s.

And, yes, the opening lyric is, “I’m a happy knocker-upper…”


It’s Dusty Springfield Day

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Today is the 71st anniversary of the birth of Dusty Springfield, who died in 1999. Here at Nippertown, a little bit of Dusty just isn’t enough, so we’re serving up a trio of tunes in her memory:


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