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A large collection of CDs with both artists and compilations. Vera Lyn, Flanagan & Allen, Noel Coward, Anne Shelton, plus many more that entertained both home and abroad.
Glenn Miller - Moonlight Serenade
Another selection of tracks from the man that had his very own style of Big Band music.
DAD's ARMY - Music from the TV Series
72 minutes of original music from the classic BBC television comedy series 'Dads Army' including the theme performed by Bud Flanagan as well as popular songs from the 1930s and 1940s. All tracks have been carefully remastered using digital technology. Booklet includes full recording details and liner notes. A nice collection of popular wartime music.
Al Bowlly Cose Your eyes
Despite having been killed by a bomb in the London Blitz in 1941 Al Bowlly still has a huge number of fans today with Top Ten album chart entries as recently as 1990. A wonderful compilation of 16 tracks for your enjoyment.
Max Miller - There'll Never Be Another
Max was the master when it came to comedy; ask any comedian and they'll tell you his influence as a comic was as great as his enormous popularity with the public. He held the audience in the palm of his hand as he toldthe naughtiest of stories, and all without a trace of vulgarity. Here are over fifty minutes of Max at his peak, recorded in the late 30s and the early 40s when he brought the light of laughter to the blackout.
The Words & Music Of Noel Coward
"This brilliant disc brings back the greatest cabaret masters of the past and reminds us why cabaret itself was once so central to light entertainment in Britain and around the world." Sheridan Morley - Theatre Critic, Broadcaster & Biographer
A good selection of popular songs that kept the British cheery throughout the war. Featuring: The Andrews Sisters, Joe Loss, Deanna Durbin, Nat Gonella and many more
Flanagan & Allen
I offer no excuses for including another compilation of Flanagan & Allen tracks for your enjoyment. A lovelly selection which has been out of stock for some time. 24 excellent tracks including some of their most popular.
Flanagan & Allen - Underneath The Arches
Flanagan & Allen were hugely popular with both civilian and forces audiences. Their songs often raised a smile when there was little else to smile about. This CD contains 20 excellent tracks for your enjoyment.
Elegance 2 - Continuing Our Musical Journey through the 30s & 40s
We continue our journey through the 30s & 40s in Volume 2 in the 'Elegance' series. Includes a superb Noel Coward medley, with a cast list of great and diverse artists, form Jessie Matthews to Stephane Grappelli.
The Good Old Days Laughing While The Bombs Drop
In the face of the cruellest conditions, there is the British humor which continues to persevere. Here is a selection of songs and sketches from some of Wartime Britain's best loved comedians.
What Is This Thing Called Love? : Cool Love Songs of the 30s & 40s
A love album. 22 cool tracks beautifully performed by the very best. Wonderful!
Sweethearts of the Silver Screen
This album contains fifteen examples of female singers, ranging wildly in musical styles but united by the common thread of real charisima which lifted them above their rivals. Featuring tracks from: Shirley Temple, Ginger Rogers, Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda, Deanna Durbin and others....
Fascinating Rythm! - Great Hits of the Twenties
The Charleston', 'Cotton Club Stomp', Five 'Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue' - this is THE 20s dance band album!
A romantic collection of some of the greatest vintage Love Songs.
Includes Bessie Smith, Louis Armstrong, Leadbelly, Johnny Dodds, Billie Holiday, and many more.
Spike Jones & His City Slickers - Cocktails For Two
An amusing selection of Spike Jones playing songs like nobody else!!
Jazz Age - Hot sounds of the 20s & 30s
The selections on this fine album are prime monuments of the Jazz Age and arguably, some of America's finest jazz performances. Tune into Miff Mole, Bessie Smith, Bix Beiderbecke, Red Nichols, Cab Calloway, Jimmie Lunceford and the best of the 1920s and 30s Hot Jazz.
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