John Kahane (jkahane) wrote,
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R.I.P. Patty Andrews (1918 - 2013)

Some sad news.

Patty Andrews, the last surviving sibling of the Andrews Sisters, has died at the age of 94.

Patty Andrew Known as the Head Clown of the Andrews Sisters

Patty Andrews of the Andrews Sisters Dies

I loved listening to the music of the Andrews Sisters when I was relatively young, and their style and spirit is what probably gave my my interest in swing music in adulthood, so her death puts the final capstone on the story of these legendary sisters and their musical contributions.

Rest In Peace, Patty Andrews. And say hello to that Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy in the dancehall of the heavens.
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