Saturday, July 05, 2014

LONESOME DAY BLUES


The Ventures • Moon Of Manakoora • 1961




Here’s the lineup for the coming week, famous, infamous, and never-heard-ofs: Emright and Mattie, Tommy & The Derbys, Sleepy LaBeef, Dorothy Love, John Hammond, Tampa Red, and Frank Stokes, along with another installment in our “44 Blues” series featuring Lee Green and Roosevelt Sykes!

2 comments:

  1. I wonder if this is the same song from the 1943 Dorothy Lamour movie? Regardless, I enjoyed listening to it - very soothing and dreamy.

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    1. Uncultured surf rat that I am, I had to look it up in order to respond to your comment. It's Frank Loesser's first song credit with Paramount Pictures and was written with Alfred Newman for Dorothy Lamour in the film The Hurricane. So . . . you right!

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