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Johnny Mercer

Anita O’Day begins the recording of ‘Trav’lin’…

Anita O’Day’s ‘Trav’lin’ Light’ is an album (tribute to her idol Billie Holiday) recorded on January 18, 19, 1961 and released in 1961 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Trav’Lin’ Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) – 03:36 . 2.The Moon Looks Down And Laughs (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Sid Silvers) – 03:58 . 3.Don’T […]

Andy Williams records the album ‘The Wonderful World of Andy…

‘The Wonderful World of Andy Williams’ is an album recorded (partly) on January 13, 1963 with members of his family and released on December 31, 1963 By Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Canadian Sunset (Norman Gimbel, Eddie Heywood) – 02:32 . 2.Sing A Rainbow (Arthur Hamilton) – 02:40 . 3.Dream (Johnny Mercer) – 02:40 . […]

Bill Evans records, with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro, ‘Portrait in…

Bill Evans’ ‘Portrait in Jazz’ is an album recorded on December 28, 1959 with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro and released in 1960 by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 03:24 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert, Johnny Mercer) – 6:00 . 3.Witchcraft (Cy Coleman, Carolyn […]

Chet Baker records the album ‘Embraceable You’ (1957)

Chet Baker’s ‘Embraceable You’ is an album recorded on December 9, 1957 and released in 1995 by Pacific Jazz . Track Listing : 1.The Night We Called It A Day (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 02:22 . 2.Little Girl Blue (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 04:33 . 3.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:06 […]

Pablo Records tape ‘Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie,’ their…

‘Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie’ is an album recorded on November 28 & 29, 1974 and released in 1974 By Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) – 07:02 . 2.Mozambique (Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson) – 07:08 . 3.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) – 07:25 . 4.Close Your […]

The Avalanches release “Since I Left You,” their debut album in…

The Avalanches’ “Since I Left You” is their debut studio album produced by group members Robbie Chater and Darren Seltmann and released on November 27, 2000 by Modular Recordings. Track Listing : 1.Since I Left You (Robbie Chater, Tony Di Blasi, Gordon Mcquilten, Darren Seltmann, Edward Drennen, Jeanne Salo, Jimmy Webb) – 04:22 . 2.Stay […]

Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in…

Duke Ellington’s ’70th Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded at Colston Hall In Bristol, England on November 25 and at Free Trade Hall In Manchester, England on November 26, 1969. Track Listing : 1.Kinda Dukish/Rockin’ In Rhythm (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills) – 05:53 . 2.B.P. Blues (Duke Ellington) – 04:41 . 3.Take […]