Until this weekend I had never heard of Takeo Ishii, the Japanese yodeler – but then not being a fan of Japanese yodelling I guess really there is no reason that I should. It appears that Takeo was a great favourite on those pseud0-beer fest variety programmes much beloved on German and Austrian TV in the 1980s-90s.
More recently (2011) he has released this rather intriguing salute to chickens?????
And his most current hit has the mandatory video:
You can’t really make these things up can you?