Sunday, November 18, 2012

From the Vault - Episode 33: Tribute to Johnny Mercer

In honor of Johnny Mercer's 103rd birthday today, from the vault comes the Tribute to Johnny Mercer episode from three years ago!

Playlist for Episode 33 - Tribute to Johnny Mercer:

1. Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive - Johnny Mercer
2. Blues in the Night - Julie London
3. Fools Rush In - Tony Martin
4. And the Angels Sing - Benny Goodman & His Orchestra with Martha Tilton
5. On the Atchison Topeka and the Santa Fe - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
6. Hit the Road to Dreamland - Betty Hutton
7. That Old Black Magic - Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra with Frances Wayne
8. Drinking Again - Dinah Washington
9. Autumn Leaves - George Chakiris
10. Something's Gotta Give - Fred Astaire
11. Skylark - Linda Ronstadt
12. Baby, It's Cold Outside - Margaret Whiting & Johnny Mercer
13. Strip Polka - Myron Floren
14. Dream - Santo & Johnny
15. You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby - Tab Hunter
16. Days of Wine and Roses - Wayne Newton
17. Dearly Beloved - Shirley Jones & Jack Cassidy
18. G.I. Jive - Johnny Mercer
19. One for My Baby (And One More for the Road) - Yvonne DeCarlo
20. Goody Goody - Paul Petersen
21. When October Goes - Barry Manilow

Podcast located at The Spin-O-Rama Hour Episode 33.

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For a special Johnny Mercer Tribute compilation of 34 songs (which includes some of the songs heard in this episode), visit my other blog, Stax o' Wax.

1 comment:

Music Buff said...

I loved your Mercer Compilation. Please contact me if you have a spare moment. Stax-o-wax was the best thing I have ever found on the internet.