Elvis in the Army

May 13, 2014

 At the age of 18, like all young American men of the time, Elvis was required to register for the U.S. Selective Service System.  He would go on to finish high school and begin what would soon become his illustrious career as an entertainer before he was eventually chosen for active duty in January, 1957.

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STYLE ICON: Chet Baker

May 16, 2013

Chet Baker rose to fame in the late 1950s as part of the West Coast Jazz movement; a more calm, cool and restrained take on jazz music.  An accomplished trumpeter, flugelhornist and vocalist, Baker garnered much praise in his early career, being described as "James Dean, Sinatra and Bix, rolled into one."

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PLAYLIST: Warm Weather Wandering

April 26, 2013

Here at Philistine we love SONGZA! It's the perfect place to turn for awesome playlists that compliment any mood. We recommend that if you aren't already using it, you download it asap. We wanted to share a portion of one such playlist with you, we've had it on loop for a couple days at the shop, so we hope you like it! 

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