REN 708 The other side of the singing detective

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Catalogue numberREN 708
Sleeve picturePicture of REN 708 The other side of the singing detective by artist Various from the BBC records and Tapes library
TitleThe other side of the singing detective
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionVery Good Plus
BBC records label codeF
BBC Records and Tapes label
Item deleted?Yes
LabelBBC Records and Tapes
BBC%20Records%20and%20Tapes label
Distributed / printed byBBC
Media typePrimary
Media genreDramas - Period View all other tracks listed as Dramas - Period.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesREN . 708 A1 PAG ADRENALIN-
Lacquer cut at and byAdrenalinP.R. Records Limited or Adrenalin - Peter Lawrence. Information provided by Discogs website.
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Front cover of REN 708
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Back cover of REN 708
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1The umbrella man [Rose / Stock / Cavanaugh / Sammy Kaye and his orchestra]2.42
A2Copenhagen [Davis / Melrose / Ambrose and his orchestra]3.03
A3I'll just close my eyes [Kennedy / Anne Shelton]3.21
A4Ole Moses put Pharaoh in his place [Ford / Selsman / Fred Waring and his Pennsylanians]3.18
A5Stop crying [Oliver / King Oliver and his orchestra]3.11
A6The three caballeros [Esperon / Cortazar / Gilbert / Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters with Vic Schoen and his orchestra]2.47
A7That's for me [Rodgers / Hammerstein II / Dick Haymes with orchestra]2.55
A8I'll be around [Wilder / The Mills Brothers]2.58
A9Sing, nightingale sing [Iller / Jary / Lale Anderson with orchestra]3.06
A10There's something wrong with the weather [Nesbitt / Lew Stone and his band]2.59
B1Java jive [Oakland / Drake / The Ink Spots]3.06
B2There's a fellow waiting in poughkeepsie [Arlen / Mercer / Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters with Vic Schoen and his orchestra]2.59
B3Till then [Wood / Seiler / Marcus]2.46
B4Chinatown, my Chinatown [Schwatz / Jerome / Al Jolson with Four Hits and a Miss and Matty Malneck and his orchestra]2.17
B5Let the people sing [Eyton / Grant / Gay / Jack Payne and his orchestra]2.56
B6I'm making believe [Monaco / Gordon / Bradbury / The Ink Spots with Ella Fitzgerald]3.18
B7Little Dutch mill [Freed / Barris / Ray Noble and his orchestra]2.32
B8Hush, hush, hush, here comes the bogey man [Lowton / Benson / Henry Hall and his orchestra]2.53
B9Later on [Parker / Hartley / Vera Lynn with Arthur Young]3.13
B10Bird song at eventide [Coates / Barrie / Ronnie Ronalde with Robert Farnon and his orchestra]2.22
Total length of media 58:42.

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Other versions

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ZCN 708The other side of the singing detective
BBCCD708The other side of the singing detective

Further information

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