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Crew of Bourbon Perido perform "Africa" on the ship in Equatorial Guinea in West Africa.

Discussion in 'The Watering Hole' started by TheRubySusan, Oct 21, 2013.

  1. TheRubySusan

    TheRubySusan SC Top Veteran

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    Sep 2, 2013
    Henry, IL
    Ruby
    I don't watch a lot of videos but a friend shared this one and I find it strangely moving. If you didn't "grow up" with this song, it probably won't affect you the same way. It came out in 82, so I was out of school but I hadn't hit 30 yet.
    I'm sharing it on this site because even though it's lip-synch and a video, many of the shots strike me as being set up like stills. You'll see if you watch it.
    AND if you have ANY interest in knotting, watch the closing credits - well, the guy next to the closing credits. He's working the slack out of a monkey's fist knot and boy, is he good!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGheV059UBA

    Requesite photo ID to follow - keep that bouncer away for a few more minutes!
     
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  2. drd1135

    drd1135 SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2011
    Southwest Virginia
    Steve
    That is pretty cool. A favorite song of mine from "the old days".
     
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  3. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    Oh wow, I loved that. The guys looked like they had so much fun, the video was well done, and its still a favourite of mine, even though its so old (in fact I made it into a ringtone on my phone, I use it for alarms :))
     
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  4. ReD

    ReD SC Hall of Famer

    Mar 27, 2013
    Brilliant
     
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  5. monk3y

    monk3y SC Regular

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    Aug 12, 2013
    Japan
    Steven
    Damn nice video of a nice song :D I love that song although I was born the year it was released haha
     
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  6. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    Kyle
    Ok yeah that was very good.
     
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