Monthly Archives: January 2015

  1. Polka Monday, Vol. 4: Die Twinnies, “Bayernmädels”

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    January 26, 2015 by billysparrow

    So this is two girls playing accordions while on roller skates. I don’t feel more words are necessary, do you?

  2. Polka Monday, Vol. 3: The Johnny Vadnal Orchestra, “Round Up the Gang/Teach Me How to Yodel”

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    January 19, 2015 by billysparrow

    It is a sad world we live in, where the TV landscape is sorely lacking shows devoted to polka music. …
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  3. Polka Monday, Vol. 2: Take Five, “Nice Pierogies”

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    January 12, 2015 by billysparrow

    This is my polka jam of 2014. There’s a lot to take in here, so pay attention. Many thanks to …
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  4. Polka Monday, Vol. 1: Liberace, “Beer Barrel Polka”

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    January 5, 2015 by billysparrow

    The new year brings a new weekly feature to  A Trifle Further, a feature that will get your week started …
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  5. RIP Little Jimmy Dickens (or Willie Nelson, After Taxes)

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    January 4, 2015 by billysparrow

    Country Music Hall of Famer and Grand Ole Opry Legend Jimmy Dickens passed away Friday at the age of 94. …
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