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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, July 19, 2015 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Dean Martin Drink to Me (Medley) Rat Pack Live at the Sands
Billy May Orchestra Hernando's Hideaway Mambo Fever Capitol
Nat King Cole Trio What'll I Do Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Django Reinhardt I've Had My Moments The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order Proper UK
Griff Williams & His Orchestra v/ The Williams Warblers Beautiful Faces Need Beautiful Clothes The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Henri Salvador o/ Ray Ventura Que si que non Saint-Germain-Des-Pres happy birthday Henri Salvador!
Louis Ojrdan's Elks Rendez-Vous Band Honey in the Bee Ball Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Ethel Waters Honey in the Honeycomb Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Musical Stevedores Honeycomb Harmony Hot Jazz rec. 1929
Eddie Coles' Singing Swingsters v/ Nat King Cole Honey Hush Hit That Jive, Jack Capitol rec. 1936 one of Nat King Cole's first recordings, he was 17 years old!
Sarah Vaughan Honeysuckle Rose Live at Mister Kelly's Polygram
Sammy Davis Jr. Bee Bom Sammy & Friends Rhino
Harry James The Flight of the Bumble Bee Strictly Instrumental Memoir
Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Muskrat Ramble Hot Fives & Sevens JSP great request!
Margaret Young w/ Brunswick Studio Orchestra Red Hot Henry Brown Flappers, Vamps & Sweet Young Things ASV LIving Era from the sublime to the ridiculous, this and "Muskrat Ramble" both rec. 1926
Irving Aaronson & His Commanders Let's Misbehave The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine rec 1928
Fletcher Henderson Sing, Sing, Sing (With a Swing) Big Band Jazz Favorites
Mint Julep Jazz Band Darktown Strutter's Ball Durham on Saturday Night self local swing orchestra, their new album BATTLE AXE released last Tuesday
Mel Torme Give Me the Simple Life Instant Party Concord rec. live in 1982
Hot Club of Flatbush C'est Si Bon Hot Club of Flatbush self
Bumper Jacksons Shine, or the Baltimore Gasconade Big Horn Mama self
Mint Julep Jazz Band One Girl and Two Boys Durham on Saturday Night self thanks for requesting this great local band!
Mint Julep Jazz Band Scatting at the Kit Kat Durham on Saturday Night self inst.
Raymond Scott Twilight in Turkey Reckless Nights and Tukish Twilights Columbia
Spike Jones Pass the Biscuits, Mirandy Cocktail Hour Columbia River
The International Sweethearts of Rhythm Jump Children The Best of The International Sweethearts of Rhythm great request!
Artie Shaw Softly As in a Morning Sunrise The Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Broadcasts
Benny Goodman Orchestra Swingtime in the Rockies Live at the Madhattan Room 20 November 1937 otr-cat.com
Earl Hines Orchestra Stormy Monday Blues Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic
Ethel Waters Stormy Weather Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Graham Prince& His Palais D'or Orchestra v/ Walter Darrach The Clouds Will Soon Roll By The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Fred Astaire Isn't This a Lovely Day (To Be Caught in the Rain) Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino
The Cats & the Fiddle Chant of the Rain We The Cats Will Swing for You Fabulous
Mills Blue Rhythm Band Like a Bolt from the Blue Mills Blue Rhythm Band 1933-1936 Retrieval Records
Henri Salvador o/ Ray Ventura Saint Germain des Pres Saint-Germain-Des-Pres happy birthday Henri Salvador!
Mint Julep Jazz Band Six Jerks in a Jeep Battle Axe self album released this past Tuesday, see mintjulepjazzband.com for more info