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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 15, 2013 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Benny Goodman Orchestra v/ Martha Tilton And the Angels Sing Let's Dance Big Band Jump
Harry James v/ Helen Forrest Mr. Five By Five The Complete Helen Forrest
Count Basie v/ Jimmy Rushing I Keep Remembering The Complete Decca Rcordings RCA
Louis Jordan I Like em Fat Like That Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Julia Lee King Sized Poppa Snatch and Grab It EPM
Mildred Bailey o/ Teddy Wilson Scrap Your Fat Someday Sweetheart Acrobat
Cootie Williams and his Rug Cutters Blues a Poppin' Duke Ellington 100 Rare Sessions inst.
Art Kassel & His Kassels-in-the-Air v/ BIlly Leach Thrill of a Lifetime The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine could not find requested song; this is another song by the same artist, let me know if you want to request another!
Richard Himber Orchestra v/ Stuart Allen Me and the Moon The Golden Age of American Sweet Bands Bands Jasmine
Fred Astaire Beginner's Luck Starring Fred Astaire ASV
Bing Crosby You Must have Been a Beautiful Baby Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Henry King Orchestra v/ Joe Sudy The Lady is a Tramp The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
John Kirby Blue Skies The Best of 1937-1945 Master Classics Records inst.
Lauren Bacall & Hoagy Carmichael How Little We Know To Have and Have Not Warner Bros happy birthday Lauren Bacall! Many happy returns!
Lauren Bacall & Humphrey Bogart Chesterfield Commercial Bing Crosby and His Hollywood Guests Columbia River remember, folks, smoking is bad
Gene Krupa Orchestra v/ Irene Daye Drum Boogie Ken Burns Jazz terrific request!
Xavier Cugat One-Two-Three-Kick Selection of Xavier Cugat Gold this and the previous song both featured in the movie Ball of Fire
Artie Shaw Orchestra feat. Buddy Rich The Carioca Strike It, Rich! Proper UK
Glenn Miller Orchestra Song of the Volga Boatmen The Glenn Miller Story Volume 11-12 wonderful request! I love this song
Glenn Miller Orchestra Little Brown Jug The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA inst.
Spike Jones & His City Slickers Hotcha Cornia Spiked!
Cab Calloway Hotcha Razz-ma-Tazz Wicked Swing
Cootie Williams & His Rug Cutters Ol' Man River Duke Ellington 100 Rare Sessions
The Mills Brothers Caravan s/t L'Art Vocal
Barney Bigard & His Orchestra Honey Hush Duke Ellington 100 Rare Sessions inst.
Duke Ellington v/ Herb Jeffries Jump for Joy The Blanton Webster Years RCA title track from an all-black musical Ellington put together in 1941
Duke Ellington Orchestra Cotton Tail The Blanton Webster Years RCA another killer request!
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra I Hear Music Lady Day Sony
Nat King Cole Trio Straighten Up and Fly Right Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Skeets Tolbert and His Gentlemen of Swing Big Fat Butterfly 1940-1942 Classics
Sammy Kaye Daddy Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye ASV Living Era
Jimmy Lunceford I'm Nuts About Screwy Music Swingsation GRP
Jimmy Lunceford Oh, Boy Swingsation GRP inst.
Perez Prado v/ Beny More Pachito E-Che Mondo Mambo! Rhino
Maxine Sullivan Massachusetts A tribute to Andy Razaf
Dinah Washington o/ Quincy Jones I Get a Kick Out of You Night and Day: The Cole Porter Songbook Capitol feat. Clark Terry on trumpet
Chet Baker But Not for Me The Best of Chet Baker Sings Blue Note
Mel Torme My Shining Hour Mel Torme in Hollywood Bethlehem Archive happy birthday Mel!
Benny Goodman Sextet Feat. Charlie Christian Gone With "What" Wind The Original Guitar Hero SBME inst.
Mel Torme Gone With the Wind Jazz and Velvet Proper UK until next week, I am gone with the wind!