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« on: June 12, 2012, 10:44 AM »

no clue what these guys are singing...
Scopitone N°52 - MARCEL & SON ORCHESTRE cerf volant

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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2012, 10:56 AM »

Wow. So many things.

The bassist needs to shave......everything.

Way to keep production costs down.

Which one is the "& son?" (I hope it's not the bassist, but it is Europe!)

Like the shark skin suits. The leopard print lapels are so "gauche".

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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2012, 11:07 AM »

Let me see if I can translate...

We are standing on a beach
My mates and me, all on the beach
My kite's so loud, I cut the leech
To make some noise out on the beach

Chorus:  It's good!  Yes yes!

These kites are flying all around
I smashed my Rev into the ground
It makes a very awful sound
When my kites crash on the ground

Chorus:  It's good!  Yes yes!
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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2012, 02:10 PM »

You know you’re a kite flyer when you can recognize kites in a music video but not the musicians. (Sorry, I know, wrong thread)
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« Reply #4 on: June 15, 2012, 05:34 AM »

This isn't your new promotional video? A slick move to pump up 'sails'?
The sharkskin suits look fab! Oh, ya man!
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2012, 05:52 AM »

lol thanks for sharing and the translation  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2012, 06:06 AM »

Just slightly low budget.....

At 1:45 someone starts walking into the frame in the background and then backs out when he realizes they are filming.

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