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AL BOWLLY MIX

AL BOWLLY MIX

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Al Bowlly.

AL BOWLLY IS THE COOLEST, YOU MIGHT KNOW HIS MUSIC FROM SUCH FILMS AS WITHNAIL AND I AND THE SHINING. HE MADE MOST OF HIS RECORDINGS (OVER A THOUSAND) BETWEEN 1930 AND 1940. BORN MOZAMBIQUE HE FOUND HIS WAY TO BRITAIN VIA SOUTH AFRICA (WHERE HIS FAMILY SETTLED), GERMANY AND ASIA. HE SPENT TIME RECORDING IN AMERICA (HE ALSO HAD HIS OWN RADIO SHOW) RETURNING TO BRITAIN IN 1937. HE CONTINUED TO PLAY AND RECORD UNTIL HIS DEATH IN LONDON, KILLED IN THE BLITZ.

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