mr. mittens (akmed) wrote,
mr. mittens
akmed

dream a little dream of me

i always loved this song. when i was a kid it was one of my very favorites. mama cass had a very amazing voice and was heaped with scorn for her weight and couldn't escape a dab of entrenched anti-semitism even in her death.( do you really think she ' choked on a ham sandwich'? shame on you if you think it's anything but misogyny/ fat girl hatred wrapped in jew hatred- nee ellen naomi cohen. she had a heart attack.) she kept her version in line with it's origins. a classic by some very talented ladies :

here's ella in 1964:



here's cass elliot in the late 60's on the then very hip smothers brothers show:

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