Dig Infinity!: The Life and Art of Lord Buckley

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Welcome Rain Publishers, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 405 pages
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A shameless con man, old-time vaudevillian, stand-up comedian and jazz shaman, Lord Buckley was arguably the first so-called performance artist. Accompanying his life story is a CD compilation of recordings from some of Buckley's most legendary live performances and pieces in the 1950s. photo insert, many in color.

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Lord Buckley broke into show business with Red Skelton in the 1930s, but he is probably best known for the hip language routines he developed for his nightclub acts in the 1950s, the subjects of ... Read full review


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About the author (2002)

Trager has for the past 12 years been an editor at Facts On File News Services, where he is currently editor-in-chief of Editorials on File, a semi-monthly journal which objectively surveys daily newspaper opinion of major news events. He produces and co-hosts an annual Lord Buckley radio show on WFMU, a free-form music station in New York City.

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