Monday, March 18, 2013

Neon Beat on Radio George - 3.18.13

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 1: Tony Bennett launches this segment of The NB with "Rags To Riches." Then hear some great soul with Brook Benton's "Rainy Night In Georgia." Vikki Carr approaches the neurotic edge with her big hit, "It MUST Be Him." Hear Robert Goulet sing a fun Broadway/Film hit called "Real Live Girl." Enjoy Frank Sinatra's "Strangers In The Night." Listen to some classy jazz piano with Morris Stoloff's "Theme From Picnic." Hear Frankie Valli, Johnny Mathis, Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles, & Leroy Anderson's "Plink, Plank, Plunk. These and more!

On The Neon Beat this week, Juke 2: Barbra Streisand kicks off this hour with some great Broadway music from "West Side Story." Michael Buble follows with a great jazz standard, "I've Got The World On A String." Hear Sarah Vaughan with a lovely rendition of "Someone To Watch Over Me." Then "Help Yourself" To Tom Jones followed by some great big band with Harry James with Helen Forest. Listen to the Nat King Cole hit that defined an era, "Unforgettable." Listen to The Marvelous Marilyn Maye, Dionne Warwick, Johnny Mercer, Patsy Cline and lots more.

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 3: We'll kick this hour off with, what was, Matt Monro's biggest stateside hit, "My Kind Of Girl." The King Of Mambo follows up with "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White," Pres Prado. Tony Bennett is next with his lovely version of "Fly Me To The Moon." Hear Les Brown with Doris Day do some great Gershwin with "S' Wonderful." Listen to Dean Martin's signature hit, "That's Amore'" Hear Frank Sinatra's "Strangers In The Night," Andy Williams, Debbie Reynolds, the Platters and much more.