Spike Jones and his City Slickers

Spike Jones and his City Slickers

Spike Jones and his City Slickers were no ordinary band. They were unique. The mayhem they created could transform a tender love song into the musical equivalent of Dante's inferno! Beginning with his first million seller 'The Fuehrer's Face' in 1942 Spike's fevered musical imagination ran riot for over 20 years until his death in 1965. The unforgettable tracks here from his recordings career are:

1. Wanna Go Back To West Virginia - Shannon/Crago
2. Der Fuehrer's Face - Wallace
3. Behind Those Swinging Doors - Allan
4. Cocktails For Two - Coslow/Johnston
5. Clink, Clink Another Drink - Ohmen/Carling
6. Chloe (Song Of The Swamp) - Moret/Kahn
7. My Old Flame - Coslow/Johnston
8. Liebestraum - Liszt/arr. Jones/Porter
9. None But The Lonely Heart - Tchaikovsky/arr. Brandt/Jones
10. William Tell Overture - Rossini/arr. Jones/Weaver
11. Kiss Your Hand Madame - Lewis/Young/Erwin/Rotter
12. Little Bo Peep Has Lost Her Sheep - De Vol/Browne
13. That Old Black Magic - Arlen/Mercer
14. Holiday For Stings - Rose/arr. Porter/Jones
15. Love In Bloom - Robin/Rainger
16. You Always Hurt The One You Love - Fisher/Roberts
17. Leave The Dishes In The Sink, Ma - Jones/Doyle/Berle
18. Laura - Raskin/Mercer
19. Hotcha Cornia (Black Eyes) - Trad./arr. Jones
20. The Blue Danube - J Strauss II/Meyer/Arr. Jones/Porter
21. The Man On The Flying Trapeze - Lee/Leybourne/arr. Weaver/Jones
22. Serenade To A Jerk - Porter/Hoefle
23. The Glow Worm - Lincke/Robinson/Mercer/ arr. Jones
24. Hawaiian War Chant (Ta-Hu-Wa-Hu-Wai) - Freed/Noble/Leleichaku

Total running time 72 mins

£8- incl p+p worldwide