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(Miami Herald)   Paul Tanner, the last surviving member of the Glenn Miller orchestra has died at 95. Oh yes, and he invented the electro-theramin. That would be that space age sounding instrument you heard on the Beach Boys' Good Vibrations   ( miamiherald.com) divider line
    More: Sad, Good Vibrations, Glenn Miller, Paul Tanner, Beach Boys, Glenn Miller orchestra, space ages, Henry Mancini, Carlsbad  
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2013-02-07 08:32:03 AM  
4 votes:
Theremin, and then theremin like Paul Tanner.
2013-02-07 02:07:16 AM  
2 votes:
Wah wah wah. Sad trombone.
2013-02-07 08:25:24 AM  
1 vote:

B.L.Z. Bub: Sawngs that made the hit paraaaaaaaaaaaaaaade...

I lol'd. And read it in Edith's voice.
2013-02-07 06:57:04 AM  
1 vote:
Good Vibrations?  Is that the song they used on the Sunkist soda commercials?
2013-02-07 06:25:36 AM  
1 vote:
Theramin, eh?

I swore it was someone playing a saw.
2013-02-07 03:22:17 AM  
1 vote:
Oh yes, and I don't give a fark.

/love me some good vibrations
2013-02-07 03:14:12 AM  
1 vote:
As probably the only Glenn Miller fan on Fark (shut up): Damn.
2013-02-07 02:25:46 AM  
1 vote:
Thank you subby for treating us like we're 12 years old by bringing to our attention the death of something 90 years old which was a member of something 70 years old that invented something 60 years old that was used in something 50 years old.
2013-02-07 02:06:37 AM  
1 vote:

marcre3363: On that note, I'd like to take this occasion to patent my device, the Electro Giant Dong-er Man that totally has a hot girlfriend in Canada.

Mountie  T'eh O' Canada?

// that's right I punned, deal with it.
2013-02-07 01:22:29 AM  
1 vote:
Sawngs that made the hit paraaaaaaaaaaaaaaade...
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