View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Plays For Fancy Dancin' on Discogs. Label: Capitol Records - T • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Mono • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band, Easy Listening4/5(1). Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Billy May - Plays For Fancy Dancin' at Discogs. Complete your Billy May collection.4/5(3). This album was originally released as " Billy May Plays for Fancy Dancin' " on the Capitol Records label in /5(1).
After that initial discovery, Wooten began purposefully seeking out defaced records. I have a Nina Simone cover with the station call letters written on Album) teeth. A network of digger friends and strangers also contributed their freaky finds to Marred for Life! For the book, Wooten whittled it down to covers with the aid of photographer and art-book editor Jason Fulford. The result is a whimsical array of mischief that is very fun to flip through.
Below, Wooten shares his thoughts on highlights from Marred for Life! I also fondly remember exactly where I found it: in the crappy, cheap record bins of a Ventura thrift shop. It jumped out at me from a sea of Nancy Wilson and Bing Crosby records. The adrenaline rush from that discovery is unforgettable. I scored this at a garage record sale one Saturday morning in L. I almost died when I saw a guy holding it who was only interested in owning Electric Ladyland and seemingly had no special interest in this LP altered by pencil eraser cover.
Considering Be Honest With Me - Billy May - Plays For Fancy Dancin (Vinyl rivalry between these two bands, you LP love this! It strikes me as funny that such a highly produced and sonically lush record received this incredibly naive, childlike cover drawing. Jason did something really fun with the front and back covers of the book; he dropped in several defaced elements that appear on covers in the collection, to in essence deface our book.
MLutthansMay 8, Location: New England. RyanMay 8, I'd be interested in anyone's opinion of these, too. I have a number of the original 10" LPs and, of course, they sound great, LP. I'd be interested in which CDs were best.
It also lists all the musicians involved. Another LP I can't recall which offhand has notes that go to great lengths to describe the mic setup and what sounds they were going for. Great stuff. Can anybody provide a list of the albums May did with his own orchestra? In release order? MLutthansDec 9, Location: Los Angeles, CA, Album). I would like some info on recommended Billy May CDs as well. I love the swinging stuff especially. VeechDec 9, Location: west of sun valley.
RyanDec 9, Location: RVA. Dates are tentative but probable. I have another Billy May album from on another label. The title is Billy May and his Orchestra. He uses a lot of strings on this album. Thanks, Dale! Is that album the "Process 70" one? Location: Austria.
Nov 15, · Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group Be Honest With Me · Billy May Plays For Fancy Dancin' ℗ A Capitol Records Release; ℗ . Nov 19, · The last of the great arrangers who wrote regularly for Frank Sinatra, Billy May had several varied careers in and out of jazz. His first notable gig was as an arranger/trumpeter with Charlie Barnet (), for whom he wrote the wah-wah-ing hit arrangement of Ray Noble's "Cherokee.". BILLY MAY Plays For Fancy Dancin' (UK turquoise Capitol label track vinyl LP featuring his famous big-band sound on dance tracks including It Happened In Monterrey, Say It Isn't So, Bye Bye Blackbird and Stumbling, fully laminated scallopedflipback picture sleeve T).
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Plays For Fancy Dancin' It Happened In Monterrey Music By – Mabel Wayne: Say It Isn't So Music By – Irving Berlin: Star Eyes Music By – Gene DePaul: So Rare Music By – Jerry Herst: Be Honest With Me Music By – Gene . BILLY MAY Vinyl Records and CDs: When Sinatra, Nat Cole, or Ella wanted the swinging-est Big Band charts around, they turned to Billy May -- a major arranger of the swing and pop eras known for coining the much copied "slurping sax" sound. Besides leading his .
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BILLY MAY The Best Of Billy May ( UK issue of the track vinyl compilation LP, picture sleeve with extensive album notes. The sleeve shows just a little light shelfwear and the vinyl remains in spiffing condition with few signs of play MFP). Billy May Plays for Fancy Dancing, an Album by Billy May. Released in on Capitol (catalog no. T ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Swing, Big Band, Jazz.
View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Plays For Fancy Dancin' on Discogs. Label: Capitol Records - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue, Mono • Country: France • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band4/5(2).
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