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Birthdays on the Tube: 28 March-2 April | reviews, news & interviews

Birthdays on the Tube: 28 March-2 April

Birthdays on the Tube: 28 March-2 April

Serge Gainsbourg, Herb Alpert, Marvin Gaye, William Walton and Haydn

Serge Gainsbourg: Poet, musician, love machine would have been 82 this week
This week's musicians birthdays include the genius/lecherous mediocrity (according to taste) Serge Gainsbourg, singing a duet with Brigitte Bardot, classic early 60s footage of Marvin Gaye, vibraphone maestro Red Norvo, Herb Alpert in a rodeo video doing “Casino Royale”, and Astrud Gilberto from Ipanema. Composer birthdays of the week are Franz Joseph Haydn and William Walton. Videos below.

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