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Jimmy McHugh

Judy Garland records ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ for Capitol (1961)

Judy Garland’s ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ is a two-record live recording done on April 23, 1961, at Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York and released in 1961 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Overture: The Trolley Song/Over The Rainbow/The Man That Got Away (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin)/(Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg)/(Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin) – 05:48 […]

Jackie McLean records ‘Capuchin Swing’ for Blue Note (1960)

Jackie McLean”s ‘Capuchin Swing’ is an album recorded on April 17, 1960 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Francisco (Jackie Mclean) – 09:33 . 2.Just For Now (Walter Bishop, Jr.) – 07:33 . 3.Don’T Blame Me (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh) – 04:24 . 4.Condition Blue (Jackie Mclean) – 08:13 . 5.Capuchin Swing (Jackie Mclean) – […]

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Swing with Me!’ with…

Frank Sinatra.’s ‘Come Swing with Me!’ is an album recorded (his final for Capitol Records) on March 20-22, 1961 and released the same year. Track Listing : 1.Day By Day (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn) – 02:39 . 2.Sentimental Journey (Les Brown, Ben Homer, Bud Green) – 03:26 . 3.Almost Like Being In Love […]

Ella Fitzgerald starts the recording of the album ‘Hello, Love’…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Hello, Love’ is a studio album recorded between March 3 and April 7, 1960 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.You Go To My Head (John Frederick Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 04:38 . 2.Willow Weep For Me (Ann Ronell) – 04:03 . 3.I’M Thru With Love (Gus Kahn, Fud […]

Chet Baker records ‘Chet Baker Sings and Plays’ for Pacific Jazz…

‘Chet Baker Sings and Plays’ is an album recorded on February 28 and March 7, 1955 with Bud Shank, Russ Freeman plus Strings and released the same year by Pacific Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Let’S Get Lost (Jimmy Mchugh, Frank Loesser) – 03:43 . 2.This Is Always (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 03:06 . 3.Long […]

Sonny Rollins begins the recording of the album ‘The Bridge’ (1962)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘The Bridge’ is an album recorded on January 30, February 13 & 14, 1962 and released In 1962 by Bluebird/RCA, three years after his unexpected early retirement in 1959. Track Listing : 1.Without A Song (Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) – 07:28 . 2.Where Are You? (Harold Adamson, Jimmy Mchugh) – 05:10 […]

Dean Martin records with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene, ‘Pretty…

Dean Martin’s ‘Pretty Baby’ is an album recorded on January 28 and 30, 1957 with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene and released on June 17, 1957 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.I Can’T Give You Anything But Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) – 02:41 . 2.Only Forever (James V. Monaco, Johnny Burke) – 02:08 […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett’s ‘Tony’ is an album (re-titled ‘Tony Bennett Showcase’) produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines) – 02:14 . 3.I’M Just A Lucky […]

Dean Martin releases his first studio album : ‘Dean Martin Sings’…

‘Dean Martin Sings’ is his first studio album featuring eight songs from the Martin & Lewis film ‘The Stooge’ and released on January 12, 1953 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Who’S Your Little Who-Zis! (Al Goering, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch) – 02:19 . 11.When You’Re Smiling (Larry Shay, Mark Fischer, Joe Goodwin) – 03:02 . […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Fine and Mellow,’ an album for Pablo (1974)

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Fine and Mellow’ is a studio album recorded on January 8, 1974 and released in 1979 by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Fine And Mellow (Billie Holiday) – 06:05 . 2.I’M Just A Lucky So-And-So (Mack David, Duke Ellington) – 06:35 . 3.I Don’T Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You (Bing Crosby, […]