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Bulee "Slim" Gaillard (January 4, 1911 or 1916 – February 26, 1991) was an American jazz singer, songwriter, pianist, and guitarist, noted for his scat singing and word play.

Despite record company publicity accounts that Gaillard was born in Santa Clara, Cuba of a Greek father and an Afro-Cuban mother, he was born in Pensacola, Florida to a german immigrant named Theopolous Rothschild and an African-American woman named…

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  • To Slim Gaillard the whole world was just one big orooni
  • reenee
  • Dean Moriarty sent me here!
  • Jack Kuroac sent me here, Slim Gaillard is just awesome.
  • I used to work in the wag club were he was a regular in the late 80's
  • Can I get a Bourbon-a-rooney!
  • it may be said that this is fucking awesome
  • Nice Kerouac reference kekcfx
  • Indientally, he appears briefly - but memorably - in the 1986 cult British movie, Absolute Beginners which deals with the rise of teenagers in late 1950s London. He sings briefly in a movie with a Gil Evans soundtrack, and a cast which includes Bowie, Sade, Ray Davies and Mandy Rice-Davies of Profumo scandal fame (you have to be very Britisn and very old to know what I'm talking about there!)
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