Louis Armstrong – Live At Basin Street, New York – 1955 – Past Daily Downbeat
Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio All-Star Parade Of Bands – Louis Armstrong – Live At Basin Street, New York – May 8, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Coll…
Nat King Cole Gravsite
Grave of crooning legend Nat King Cole. Cole's crypt is on the same wall as George Burns, Gracie Allen, and Alan Ladd. All are interred in The Freedom Mausoleum in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California.
Caught on camera... the intimate photos that show the Rat Pack in full swing
Photos of the tight-knit group's most private moments were discovered in a cardboard box, showing a side of them they never expected the public to see.
[Portrait of Oscar Moore, Nat King Cole, and Wesley Prince, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1946] (LOC)
Gottlieb, William P., 1917-, photographer. [Portrait of Oscar Moore, Nat King Cole, and Wesley Prince, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1946] 1 negative : b&w ; 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. Caption from Down Beat: Here is a rehearsal shot of the King Cole Trio made by Bill Gottlieb, Beat staffer. In an adjoining column Bill writes about Nat Cole's interest in Latin-American music. Notes: Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 080 Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase William P…
Frank Sinatra and Louis Armstrong - Centennial Edition
Frank Sinatra was born 100 years ago today. Let that sink in a minute. 100 years. I'm happy it's on a Saturday because if there'...