Sakura and the Quests

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Semaine du 7 octobre 2008 / Week of October 7th, 2008

– Get the songs from the WFMU blog.

This week at the show, I’m presenting Sakura and the Quests. They’re from Singapore and the late 60s, and are in fact a pop singer (Sakura Teng 櫻花) and the band with whom she was playing for the time of this recording. In the album (that you can get from here-above url), you will find a cover of Michelle, and various other covers of English songs from that period. Why is it so interesting? The kitschy feel of the sixties in Chinese, of course!

(On the picture, Rita Chao and Sakura Teng lying down.)

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