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let’s all hully gully with pussycat a go-go!

SCOPITONE IS A TYPE OF JUKEBOX fea­turing a mu­sical and vi­sual per­for­mance on 16-millimeter film. The first Sco­pi­tone films were made in France by Cameca, among them was Serge Gains­bourg’s Le Poinçon­neur Des Lilas filmed in 1958. Sco­pi­tones spread to West Ger­many, and went on to ap­pear in bars in Eng­land, where the Tor­nados’ Tel­star was a fa­vorite, vying with such local huts as Pussycat A Go-Go! [Continue reading]