Brindille "1984"

Brindille "1984"


Necklace with a small brindille pendant in vermeil (18k gold plated over sterling silver). Chain and findings in 14k gold filled. Chain length = 41 cm (16.14 in).

  • vermeil

  • 14k gold filled

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La brindille (the twig) it’s me, 1984 my year of birth. Let me tell you about Big Mama Thornton, great blues and rhythm and blues singer with an incredible voice. Big Mama died in 1984 precisely. Not very known, yet she would be the one recording the first version of Hound Dog, popularized later by Elvis. She is also the author of Ball and Chain sung live by Janis Joplin at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967, in an amazing performance. Here comes a little jam session on the harmonica to put you in the mood.