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Spike Jones And His City Slickers - My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody flac album

Spike Jones And His City Slickers - My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody flac album Performer: Spike Jones And His City Slickers
Title: My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody
Style: Novelty
Released: 1947
Country: Canada
MP3 album: 1433 mb
FLAC album: 1892 mb
Rating: 4.8
Other formats: MOD AA MPC MIDI AA AHX VOX
Genre: Pop

Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (1911–1965) was a popular musician and bandleader specialising in performing satirical arrangements of popular songs. Ballads and classical works receiving the Jones treatment would be punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells, and ridiculous vocals. Jones was born on the 14th December 1911 in Long Beach, California.

For other people named Spike Jones, see Spike Jones (disambiguation). Jones (left) with Marilyn Monroe and Ken Murray, 1952. Jones and his City Slickers also appeared on NBC's The Ford Show, Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford in the episode which aired on November 15, 1956. In 1990, BBC2 screened six compilation shows from these broadcasts; they were subsequently aired on PBS stations. The decline of big bands and the rise of rock and roll in the early 1950s hurt Spike Jones' repertoire. Never Hit Your Grandma With A Shovel". Old MacDonald Had a Farm". Omnibust, (LP Album of spoken-word comedy)".

Vocals – Dick Morgan (2), Freddy MorganWritten-By – Spike Jones. Spike Jones And His City Slickers. My Old Flame, People Are Funnier Than Anybody ‎(Shellac, 10").

Old Macdonald had a Farm - Spike Jones And His City Slickers. Down By The O-hi-o - Spike Jones And His City Slickers. Snow Medley: the First Snow Fall - Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! - Spike Jones and His City Slickers. Hark Medley: Hark, the Herald Angels Sing - O, Little Town of Bethlehem - Joy To the World - O, Come All Ye Faithful - Spike Jones and His City Slickers. You Always Hurt The One You Love - Spike Jones and His City Slickers & Carl Grayson & Red Ingle. My Old Flame - Spike Jones & His Band That Plays For Fun With I M Arson. Love For Sale - Spike Jones And His City Slickers. Laura - Spike Jones & His City Slickers.

People Are Funnier Than Anybody! 1998. The Music Lover's Lament. Swing Essentials, Vol. 9; Spike Jones & His City Slickers.

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A My Old Flame
Vocals [Vocal Refrain] – Paul Frees, Paul JudsonWritten-By – Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow
B People Are Funnier Than Anybody
Vocals [Vocal Refrain] – Dick Morgan , Freddy MorganWritten-By – Spike Jones

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – RCA Victor Division Of Radio Corporation Of America
  • Pressed By – RCA Records Pressing Plant, Camden

Notes

Small break in double lines on either side of RCA "meatball" logo signifies Camden pressing.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
20-2592 Spike Jones And His City Slickers My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody ‎(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2592 Canada Unknown
20-2592 Spike Jones And His City Slickers My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody ‎(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2592 US 1947
B.D.1200 Spike Jones And His City Slickers My Old Flame / People Are Funnier Than Anybody ‎(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B.D.1200 UK 1948