Billy Cotton And His Band

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  • Billy Cotton Bandshow Part One from 1964 BBC

    Billy Cotton Bandshow Part One from 1964 BBC MP3

    The first part of the much loved Billy Cotton Bandshow programme. A must for Saturday night viewing in the 1950's and 60's. Watching this show it is very ...

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  • Swingtime!  (27) The Lambeth Walk !  - Billy Cotton & his band (1938)

    Swingtime! (27) The Lambeth Walk ! - Billy Cotton & his band (1938) MP3

    Please activate the HD function(720p) before watching the video or watch it with a larger type player (in 480p) by clicking on the title in order to avoid serious ...

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  • Adolf - Billy Cotton & His Band

    Adolf - Billy Cotton & His Band MP3

    Song written by Annette Mills - elder sister of Sir John Mills. As a dancer, Mills is credited with introducing the Charleston to England, although her dancing ...

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  • Billy Cotton And His Band

    Billy Cotton And His Band MP3

    The Golden Age of British Dance Bands Compiled and introduced by Alan Dell in 1972 Includes the following: London Savannah Band playing Ida Interview ...

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  • Christmas Night With the Stars 1964 Pt1 (Billy Cotton Band Show)

    Christmas Night With the Stars 1964 Pt1 (Billy Cotton Band Show) MP3

    This was the BBC's annual celebration of all of the best of its' output, screened at peak viewing time on Christmas Night. This edition, screen in 1964, is hosted ...

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  • Billy Cotton & His Band - Friends And Neighbours ( 1954 )

    Billy Cotton & His Band - Friends And Neighbours ( 1954 ) MP3

    Charted in April 1954 in the UK & peaked at # 3.

    Tags: pop, popular, music, fifties

  • Dixieland Selection - Billy Cotton and his Band -1936

    Dixieland Selection - Billy Cotton and his Band -1936 MP3

    BILLY COTTON AND HIS BAND play: DIXIELAND - SELECTION Alexander's Ragtime Band - Vocal Chorus by members of the Band Whistling Rufus Oh, You ...

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  • Spike Milligan - Billy Cotton Band Show - 10-5-1964

    Spike Milligan - Billy Cotton Band Show - 10-5-1964 MP3

    Spike Milligan in rare stand-up comic mode on a 1964 Billy Cotton Band Show. Pity poor old Bill Herbert on the banjo towards the end, having to keep a straight ...

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  • Billy Cotton and his Band - Happy Feet (1930)

    Billy Cotton and his Band - Happy Feet (1930) MP3

    William Edward Cotton (May 6,1899 - March 25,1969), better known as Billy Cotton, was an English band leader and entertainer, one of the few whose ...

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  • Billy Cotton And His Band (1933)

    Billy Cotton And His Band (1933) MP3

    Titles read: "We now present a topical mixture of Billy Cotton and his Band, (with Arthur Rosebery and his Band) - (Filmed at Slough)". Slough, Berkshire (was ...

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  • Billy Cotton & His Band - When Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney (1954)

    Billy Cotton & His Band - When Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney (1954) MP3

    Christmas Songs. William Edward Cotton (6 May 1899 -- 25 March 1969), better known as Billy Cotton, was a British band leader and entertainer, one of the few ...

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  • Billy Cotton & His Band,In A Golden Coach,1953

    Billy Cotton & His Band,In A Golden Coach,1953 MP3

    Billy Cotton & His Band, Recorded for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth ll in 1953,

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  • Billy Cotton and his Band - South of the Border (1939)

    Billy Cotton and his Band - South of the Border (1939) MP3

    Billy Cotton & his Band (vocal: Alan Breeze) on Rex 9547 - recorded May 5, 1939. Irish songwriter Jimmy Kennedy (1902-1984) wrote the lyrics of the song ...

    Tags: British dance band, big band, nostalgia, shellac, 78 rpm

  • St Louis Blues - Billy Cotton & His Band, 1934

    St Louis Blues - Billy Cotton & His Band, 1934 MP3

    Billy Cotton & His Band, with Vocal Chorus - St Louis Blues (W.C.Handy), Columbia 1934 ------------------------------------------------------------------- NOTES: St. LOUIS ...

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    I've Got A New Love Affair - Billy Cotton and his Band MP3

    From Billy Cotton's penultimate Columbia recording session comes this typically robust performance. It was the only British dance band recording of this tune.

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  • Swingin

    Swingin' London: Billy Cotton & His Band - I Can't Dance, 1935 MP3

    Billy Cotton and His Band (with Vocal Chorus) -- I Can't Dance (I Got Ants In My Pants), Regal Zonophone 1935 (UK) NOTE: William Edward Cotton ("Bill") (b.

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  • Billy Cotton and his Band "What Harlem is to me" 1935

    Billy Cotton and his Band "What Harlem is to me" 1935 MP3

    Nice hot rendition.

    Tags: dance band, jazz, 78rpm, 78s, 1930s

  • Billy Cotton and His Band – The Third Tiger

    Billy Cotton and His Band – The Third Tiger MP3

    Tiger Rag No 3 Recorded in London on July 11th 1934 Personnel: Teddy Foster-trumpet and vocal / Eddie Fearn and Ted Desmond-trumpet / Tommy Wood and ...

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  • BILLY COTTON & HIS BAND (1932): Lost My Little Yoyo

    BILLY COTTON & HIS BAND (1932): Lost My Little Yoyo MP3

    I was only a few months old when this record was released, so the double-entendres would have gone right over my head. Not so the BBC, who banned it from ...

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  • Billy Cotton and his Band "I´ve gone and lost my little yo-yo" 1932

    Billy Cotton and his Band "I´ve gone and lost my little yo-yo" 1932 MP3

    Another novelty fox by the band of Billy Cotton. One of the strong sides of the band.

    Tags: Billy Cotton, dance band, 78s, 1930s

  • "The Third Tiger"  Billy Cotton and his Band.

    "The Third Tiger" Billy Cotton and his Band. MP3

    "The Third Tiger" (Tiger Rag No. 3) (La Rocca.) Billy Cotton and his Band. Zonophone Regal MR 1413. 11th July 1934. Ritz Ballroom, Manchester. EMG Xb ...
  • Mill Girls, The & The Bandits & Billy Cotton & His Band - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

    Mill Girls, The & The Bandits & Billy Cotton & His Band - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus MP3

    Mill Girls, The & The Bandits & Billy Cotton & His Band I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (Decca F. 10206)-(DR.18191) This is an original 78 rpm recording ...

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  • Billy Cotton And His Band, River And Me

    Billy Cotton And His Band, River And Me MP3

    Billy Cotton And His Band, River And Me, (Al Dubin & Harry Warren), Columbia CB-259, mx CA-11399-2. Recorded March 25th 1931 London. Billy Cotton-dir.

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  • NEW JIG RHYTHM By BILLY COTTON AND HIS BAND

    NEW JIG RHYTHM By BILLY COTTON AND HIS BAND MP3

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  • Billy Cotton & his Band, "That Lindy Hop"  1931

    Billy Cotton & his Band, "That Lindy Hop" 1931 MP3

    The late Brian Rust described this as one of the most exciting recordings made in Britain between the wars. In the early 1930s, Billy Cotton's Band put out some ...

    Tags: Jazz, 1930s music, Billy Cotton

  • Billy Cotton & His Band - A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody (1936)

    Billy Cotton & His Band - A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody (1936) MP3

    From album 'I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm (British Dance Bands Play Irving Berlin, Vol. 5)' Vocalist: Alan Breeze Irving Berlin's 1919 hit song written for ...

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  • Too Many Tears • Billy Cotton and His Band (Victrola Credenza)

    Too Many Tears • Billy Cotton and His Band (Victrola Credenza) MP3

    Billy Cotton and His Band (with vocal refrain by Alan Breeze) play "Too Many Tears" on Regal record MR 605, played on a 1926 Victor VE8-30X Orthophonic ...

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  • Billy Cotton and his Band "I wanna be loved by you" 1931

    Billy Cotton and his Band "I wanna be loved by you" 1931 MP3

    Surprisingly late recording by the Cotton band. At this time the song was already five years old. But very interesting indeed. The vocalist is Cyril Grantham.

    Tags: Billy Cotton, dance band, 78s, 1930s

  • Billy Cotton and his Band "Alexander´s Ragtime Band" 1933

    Billy Cotton and his Band "Alexander´s Ragtime Band" 1933 MP3

    And here is my favourite recording of Alexander´s Ragtime Band. The Cotton band at its best with wonderful solos and an impressive band effort.

    Tags: Billy Cotton, dance band, 1930s, 78s

  • Billy Cotton and his Band - The Glory Of Love 1936.mp3 MP3