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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, March 2, 2014 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Artie Shaw Orchestra Nightmare Begin the Beguine Membran
Ethel Waters o/ Ben Selvin Heat Wave Lovely Ladies of Stage and Screen ASV Living Era we are indeed!
Boone's Jumping Jacks I'm For It The Sounds of Harlem Vol. 2 Hep
Johnny Hodges Orchestra Squatty Roo The Indispensible Duke Ellington and the Small Groups RCA
Slim Gaillard Popity Pop Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Eddie Durham Moten's Swing The Sounds of Harlem Vol. 2 Hep inst.
Slim Gaillard Yep Roc Heresey Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK Slim's so nice, I had to play him twice
Bob Crosby and the Bob Cats Honky Tonk Train Dance Off Both Your Shoes
Glenn Miller v/ Tex Beneke Chattanooga Choo Choo The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA a twofer: happy birthday Glenn Miller and welcome back regular listener Charlie!
Glenn Miller Song of the Volga Boatman The Glenn Miller Story Vol 11-12
Big Jay McNeely All That Wine is Gone Jumpin' Like Mad
Ella Fitzgerald Things Are Looking Up The George and Ira Gershwin Songbook Verve a request for a regular for whom things are looking up :)
Frank Sinatra o/ Count Basie The Best is Yet to Come It Might as Well Be Swing Reprise it's true, the best is yet to come
Count Basie After Supper The Complete Atomic Basie inst.
Frank Sinatra o/ Count Basie I Believe In You It Might as Well Be Swing Reprise
Harry Belafonte Jump In the Line Pure Gold BMG happy birthday!
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five Run Joe Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Fats Waller & His Rhythm The Joint Is Jumpin' Complete Recorded Works Vol 4 JSP
Eddy Duchin Ol' Man Mose Best of the Big Bands great request!
Glenn Miller and the Army Air Force Band St. Louis Blues The Jazz Collector Edition another classic!
Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra Afternoon of a Moax Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie inst.
Eddy Duchin Orchestra I've Got a Feelin' You're Foolin' The Golden Age of American Sweet Bands Jasmine
Fred Astaire Dearly Beloved Top Hat, White Tie and Tails ASV Living Era
Nancy Wilson Angel Eyes Spotlight on Nancy Wilson Capitol could not find "Wave' by Nancy Wilson, playing it by Sinatra and another Wilson song, sorry!
Frank Sinatra Wave Sinatra and Company Reprise
Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto Desafinado Getz-Gilberto Verve
Walter Wanderley So, What's New Batucada Verve inst.
Ella Fitzgerald Stardust Bossa Nova Jukebox Ella Verve
Anita O'Day w/ Cal Tjader Just in Time Time for Two Verve thanks for the request!
Yma Sumac Malambo #1 Mambo Fever Capitol
Noel Coward Nina The Noel Coward Album Sony
Artie Shaw Begin the Beguine The Wartime Wars Reader's Digest inst.
Desi Arnaz I Come from New York The Best of Desi Arnaz the Mambo King RCA happy birthday!
Frank Sinatra o/ Tommy Dorsey I'll Take Tallulah The Song is You! RCA
Les Brown and his Band of Renown Leap Frog Best of the Big Bands
Mildred Bailey o/ Benny Goodman I Didn't Know What Time It Was Live at the Camel Caravan 4 November 1939 otr-cat.com
Benny Goodman Orchestra Bolero Live at the Camel Caravan 4 November 1939 otr-cat.com
Larry Clinton Orchestra v/ Bea Wain The Dipsy Doodle Larry Clinton and His Orchestra Collector's Choice
Earl Hines Goodnight, Sweet Dreams, Goodnight Classic Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic inst.
Eddie Durham Fare Thee Honey, Fare Thee Well The Sounds of Harlem Vol. 2 Hep