Radio Free Gunslinger #65: Another 'Best of . . . '


This week's edition of Radio Free Gunslinger entails a look back at episodes 30-50

It is entitled Another 'Best of . . . '

The Content

The Chocolate Watchband - I'm Not Like Everybody Else
The Cascades - I Bet You Won't Stay
The Fugitives - Come On Now
Leapy Lee - King of the Whole Wide World
The U-Turns - Dedicated Follower of Fashion

George Hamilton IV - When I Grow Too Old to Dream
Billy May & His Orchestra - Serenade
Jeanette MacDonald - One Kiss
Mantovani - Softly, As In a Morning Sunrise
Frankie Lymon - Lover, Come Back to Me

Cilla Black - Step Inside, Love (demo)
The Spongetones - On the Wings of a Nightingale
John Denver - Junk
Cherry Twister - Another Day
Paul McCartney - Mull of Kintyre (demo)

Gertrude Lawrence - Do, Do, Do
Percival Mackey & His Band - That Certain Feeling
The Louisiana Rhythm Kings - Swanee
Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra - Clap Yo' Hands
Irene Bordoni - I Won't Say I Will (But I Won't Say I Won't)

Hugh Masekela - Up, Up and Away (live)
The Associations - P.F. Sloan
The Yokohama Knights - Where's the Playground, Susie?
Dusty Springfield - Magic Garden
The Three Degrees - Everybody Gets to Go to the Moon (live)

Bobby Short - I'm Throwing a Ball Tonight (live)
Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin (live)
Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) (live)
Nat King Cole - Miss Otis Regrets (live)
Dean Martin & Sammy Cahn - You're the Top (live)

Alexis Korner' s Blues Incorporated – Haitian Fight Song
Hal Willner - Open Letter to Duke
The String Trio of New York - Pithecanthropus Erectus
Jack Walrath - Jump Monk (live)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - The Clown (live)

The Beatles - Don't Ever Change
Barley-Bree - Sometime in the Morning
Herman's Hermits - Walkin' With My Angel
The Rockin' Berries - He's in Town
The Zombies - Will You Love Me Tomorrow?

David Boeddinghaus - A Real Slow Drag
Scott Joplin - Original Rags (piano roll)
The New England Conservatory Ragtime Ensemble - The Rag Time Dance
Richard Zimmerman - Sunflower Slow Drag
Joshua Rifkin - Solace: A Mexican Serenade

Tom Lehrer - S-N (Snore, Sniff and Sneeze)
Throw That Beat in the Garbagecan! - Somebody Come and Play
Frank Sinatra - Bein' Green
Joe Raposo - New Life Coming
The Carpenters - Sing (live)

2 comments:

Stephen Price said...

Especially liked the Duke/Mingus stuff...but great mix as usual...thanks!

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