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SINGLE RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1939

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Gene Autry recorded "Back in the Saddle Again" in Los Angeles
for Columbia Record Corporation.

In addition to being used as the theme for Autry’s radio program, Gene
Autry’s Melody
Ranch
, "Back in the Saddle Again" was also used for
The Gene Autry Show on television as well as for personal appearances.

The 1993 film Sleepless in Seattle included "Back in the Saddle Again"
as one of "a number of standards" heard in its soundtrack.

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Orvon Grover "Gene" Autry
(September 29, 1907 – October 2, 1998)

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RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1957

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Buddy Holly and the Crickets recorded "That’ll Be The Day"
in the
Norman Petty Recording Studio, Clovis, New Mexico.

The song would be their first hit.  A previously recorded
version, on July 22, 1956, was produced poorly and the
vocals were performed differently.

   
    
    
    
    

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Some of the gear used to record "That’ll Be the Day,"
from top: Norman Petty’s Ampex 350 tape machine,
and RCA 44 and RCA 77 ribbon microphones.

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WAR TUNE RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1941

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This song by the Andrews Sisters is ranked No. 6 on Songs of the Century
and is considered an early jump blues jazz recording. It was introduced by
The Andrew Sisters in the Abbott and Costello film, Buck Privates  which
was in production when the song was recorded at Decca’s Hollywood
studios.

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RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1935

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The song "I’m Getting Sentimental Over You" was recorded
by
Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra. He was the featured
trombone soloist when his orchestra played it.

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RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1938

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"Begin the Beguine" is a popular song written by Cole Porter. It
became such a classic during World War II that Max Beckmann
adopted the title for a painting in 1946 that is now at University
of Michigan Museum of Art
(below).

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Begin the Beguine painting by Max Beckmann.

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Artie Shaw (Arthur Jacob Arshawsky)
(May 23, 1910 – December 30, 2004)

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