Monday, March 3, 2014

Neon Beat on Radio George - 3.3.14

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 1: Dean Martin launches this hour as we spend "An Evening In Roma." Rosemary Clooney is next with her 1951 hit, "Comon-a My House." Enjoy some great folk with"The Kingston Trio." Connie Francis sings a dreamy version of "Quando Quando" from the Pan Am soundtrack. Frank Sinatra sings "You Do Something To Me." Nat King Cole performs a 1954 song backed by The Four Knights, "If I May." Laugh with Dean Martin and Sammy Davis as they tear up "Sams Song." Hear Barbra Streisand, Eddie Fisher, Sam Cooke and more..

On The Neon Beat this week, Jukebox 2: Tap your toes as Perry Como opens this set with a sock hop number called "Tina Marie." Kansas City's Marilyn Maye sings her vocal version of a great Dave Brubeck hit, "Take 5." Johnny Mathis sings a lush rendition of "Misty." Enjoy some great big band with Harry James and Helen Forest. Some fine instrumentals with Horst Jankowski's "A Walk In the Black Forest", Al Hirt's "Java", and David Rose'a "The Stripper." Hear Jo Stafford, Frank Sinatra, Sergio Mendez and more. See the playlists leave comments at: enjoy.

On The Neon Beat this week Jukebox 3: The Ames Brothers kick off this hour with a great jazz standard, "Undecided." Canada's Michael Buble follows up with "I've Got You Under My Skin." Nat King Cole warms things up remembering "Those Lazy Hazy Crazy Days Of Summer." Listen to Barbra Streisand with a compelling arrangement of a song from "West Side Story." Engelbert Humperdinck performs his version of "Spanish Eyes." We team up Buddy Clark with Doris Day with a fun tease called "Love Somebody." Enjoy Bing Crosby, Patti Page, The Statler Bros and more.. Have a great week!

1 comment:

  1. wow. I had that Horst Jankowski album. That very one. Horst was a Berlin, Germany artist that peaked in pop and easy listening music in the mid 1960's with a hit called "A Walk In the Black Forest." On the album it was called, "Eine Schwarzwalkfahrt."