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2013/09/20
米イリノイ州シカゴの公園で19日夜、銃撃事件があり、警察当局によると、子ども1人を含む13人が負傷した。
当局によると、負傷者のうち1人は3歳児で、重体だという。
銃撃は米中部時間同日午後10時15分頃に発生。警察は現在、屋外のバスケットボールコート周辺に非常線を張っている。
同日夜の時点で、容疑者は捕まっていない。
http://www.cnn.co.jp/usa/35037482.html

米シカゴの公園で銃乱射、3歳児含む3人重体
公開日: 2013/09/20

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シカゴといえば、ホットジャズ、チャールストン、密造酒、ギャング、アル・カポネ、エリオット・ネス、シカゴブルース、アメリカ第二の都市(たぶん)。
永井荷風が訪れた明治半ばのシカゴはすでに世界に冠たる大都会で、巨大な摩天楼がぎっしりと立ち並ぶ威容にさしもの荷風山人も息を呑んだと想像される。

シカゴ旅行ガイド | エクスペディア
エクスペディア(Expedia)
2013/04/17 に公開

 

Chicago – Questions 67 & 68(Live in Paris. 1969)

Allen Ginsberg – Chicago, 1968

The Purple Hearts – Chicago(1967)

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Paul Butterfield Blues Band – Born In Chicago(live 1965)

Julie London – My Kind Of Town(Chicago Is)(1965)

Fred Buscaglione – Il Dritto Di Chicago

Lord Christo – Food From Chicago(1958)

Tony Bennett and Count Basie – Chicago(1958)

1957 – Prudential Building, Chicago

Frank Sinatra – My Kind Of Town(1967/08)わが町シカゴ
orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle
ユナイト映画『7人の愚連隊(Robin and the Seven Hoods)』(1964)より

Movie: “Robin And The 7 Hoods” (Warner Brothers), starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Bing Crosby, Peter Falk, and Barbara Rush.
Of course it’s Frank performing the song in this’crime comedy musical,’ though Bing, Dean, and Sammy also do their share of vocalizing.

Frank Sinatra – Chicago(1957/09)
orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle

Pop Chart Peaks: Cash Box 45, Music Vendor 49, Billboard 84
This 1920s standard was among the songs performed by Frank in the 1957 film “The Joker Is Wild.” On the flip side was the Oscar-winning ballad from that movie, “All The Way”

Doctor Ross – Chicago breakdown(1953)

Li’l Wally – Chicago Waltz(1951)

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John Lee Hooker – She Was in Chicago(1948)

Three Bits of Rhythm – I used to work in Chicago(1946)

Big Maceo – Chicago Breakdown Boogie(1945)

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Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra – Chicago(1945)
vocal: Sy Oliver and The Sentimentalists

The most well-known ‘swing’ treatment of the 1920s song, with vocals by renowned arranger Oliver and the group which was later billed as The Clark Sisters.

Robert Johnson – Sweet Home Chicago(1937)

Chicago World’s Fair 1934 Technicolor short

Art Kassel and his Kassels in the Air -(Where Will You Be)In 1933(1933)
Official song of the “Chicago World’s Fair”(A Century of Progress Onternational Exposition)
シカゴ万博公式ソング

Waring’s Pennsylvanians – Red Hot Chicago(1930)
vocal: Fred Waring
2度目の引用。

recorded in NYC January 10, 1930
Both this and the tomorrow-posted flip side “Wasn’t It Beautiful While It Lasted” were written for the Broadway musical “Flying High” (355 performances), which starred Bert Lahr and Kate Smith. Lahr & Charlotte Greenwood filled those roles for MGM’s 1931 film version, though none of the play’s DeSylva-Brown-Henderson songs were used.

Chicago in the 1930s
Vintage Footage
2016/05/06 に公開

Featuring the elevated trains, street cars, buses, traffic, shops, offices, signage and street scenes.
The Loop, State, the Marshall Field Department Store, Wabash Ave., Michigan Avenue, Michigan Ave. Bridge and Melrose at Sheridon Road (North Chicago).

The Blue Lyres – Chicago(1928)

Bessie Smith – Chicago Bound Blues(1923)

Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra – Chicago(That Toddling Town)(1922)

The Georgians – Chicago(That Toddling Town)(1922)

The Benson Orchestra of Chicago – Ma!(1921)

以下、「Windy City」を含む投稿。

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