Be sure to check out documentary about the Young @ Heart Chorus that’s being released on DVD on September 16th. This group made up of senior citizens (the youngest is 72) covers modern-day pop, rock and rap songswhose lyrics take on whole new meanings when sung by these lively octogenarians. While it didn’t make it into the movie, Y@H does do a version of Brave Combo’s “Do Something Different” in a medley with OutKast’s “Hey Yeah”. Check it out below!
Turns out that Laura Lippman the author a popular mystery series is a long-time Brave Combo fan. On page 16 of her recent novel, Another Thing To Fall, the main character Tess Monaghan is listening to a radio show on her walkman because it is going to be playing some Brave Combo songs. According to recent interviews, Ms. Lippman says that she used to see BC at WestFest and the band played a friend’s wedding.