Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Neon Beat Jukebox on Radio George - 7.24.12

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 1: Kay Starr starts this hour with a rousing version of "Swinging Down the Lane." Then we "Sway" with Michael Buble. Introducing Danny Barrett with "Night Song." Listen to Doris Day sing a song based on an old British WW2 diddy originally called A Gob Is A Slob, "A Guy Is A Guy." Hear Frank Sinatra with "Young At Heart." Hear Mel Torme, Les Brown, Petula Clark, Engelbert Humperdinck ..

On The Neon Beat, Jukebox 2: Sammy Davis Jr. and The Mike Curb Congregation kick off this hour with "Candy Man." Henry Mancini follows with a TV theme, "Mr. Lucky." Tony Bennett sings "Stranger In Paradise." Hear Dusty Springfield sing an award winning song from "Casino Royale." Hear a famous cop show theme from Ray Anthony. Hear Julie London, Tom Jones, Frank Sinatra's "It Was A Very Good Year"..

On The Neon Beat, Jukebox 3: Tony Bennett teams up with Mitch Miller for a hit song from "Bye Bye Birdie." The Four Lads sing, "Standing' On The Corner" Then we bring back The Mitch Miller Gang for "The Yellow Rose Of Texas." Enjoy some Rogers and Hammerstein music with Perry Como and Margaret Whiting. Doris Day, Andy Williams, Bobby Vee and more. On The Neon Beat. 

The Neon Beat on Radio George - July 16, 2012

This week on The Neon Beat, Jukebox 1: Frank Sinatra launches this hour with an old Les Brown favorite, "How Bout You?" Lou Rawls follows with "Nobody But Me." Linda Ronstadt sings a song from one of her Nelson Riddle sessions, "I've Got A Crush On You." Hear a great Mac Davis song performed by Bobby Goldsboro, "Watching Scotty Grow." Hear Perry Como, the Andrews Sisters, Harry James, Bobby Vinton and lots more.

On The Neon Beat Jukebox 2: Michael Buble kicks it off with a Cole Porter classic, "I've Got You Under My Skin." It's followed by "Sh'Boom" by the Crew Cuts. Listen to a smooth jukebox hit by Los Indios Tabajaras, "Maria Elana." Frank Sinatra sings, "It Happened In Monterrey." Hear a great TV theme by Nelson Riddle, "Theme From Route 66." Ella Fitzgerald, Connie Stevens, Nat Cole, Rose Clooney and more!

n The Neon Beat Juke 3: We open with a vocal group that cut several "sides" with Nat King Cole. The 4 Knights sing, "Oh Baby Mine" Eydie Gormet follows with a silky rendition of "In Other Words." Hear Dean Martin's "I Will." We'll play the Mancini film classic, "The Days Of Wine & Roses." Streisand sings, "Second Hand Rose." Nat King Cole, Johnny Mathis, Peggy Lee and mo fun. http://www.radiogeorge.com/neonbeat/

Monday, July 2, 2012

Neon Beat on Radio George - 7.2.12

On the Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 1: We open with a sultry number by Bette Midler, "Do You Want To Dance." Frank Sinatra follows this with a great Harold Arlen song. Marilyn Maye pays tribute to Peggy Lee and a few folks in the room with, "I Love Being Here With You." Dean Martin sings, "Lay Some Happiness On Me." Also hear Bobby Darin's 1959 smash hit, "Mack The Knife." Tony Bennett, Barbra Streisand, Sam Cooke, The Mills Bros and more.

On The Neon Beat this week, Juke 2: A sock hop hit by Perry Como kicks of this hour. "Jukebox Baby." Then sing along with Andy Williams with "That Old Bilbao Song." Enjoy an uptempo treatment of "Undecided" by the Ames Brothers, followed by Ed Ames' lovely song, "My Cup Runneth Over." Hear Sinatra with "Anything Goes" and "Mona Lisa" by Nat Cole. And introducing "Jerry Costanzo" with "Can I Steal A Little Love." (a fun rat packish number ala Buddy Greco) Bing Crosby, Petula Clark, Tommy Dorsey and more.

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 3: Get ready to cut-a-rug with our opener by Barry Manilow, "Bandstand Boogie." Followed by a salza treatment of "Lemon Tree" by Trini Lopez. Hear The Chordettes with "Never On Sunday." Elvis's "Good Luck Charm." Hoagy Charmichael's "Stardust." Hear Dean Martin, Kay Starr, Jim Reeves, Bobby Vinton. Glen Campbell with "Gentle On My Mind." and so much more.

Get it all at - http://www.radiogeorge.com/neonbeat/