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Some Enchanted Evening [Fabulous]

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All Music Guide - John Bush
A compilation of 18 tracks recorded in the '50s, probably on the Martin & Lewis radio show, Some Enchanted Evening offers little more than Dean Martin's ebullient voice. The material isn't among his most popular, though collectors may be interested in a few spare novelties that were never recorded for Capitol or Reprise, like the salacious "Take Your Girlie to the Movies." Add to that the absence of documentation and the spotty sound that radio recordings often have, and the album sinks still further. Martin, though, always takes the proper tone with these pleasantries, capering through the songs -- whether it's "Riders in the Sky" or "Darktown Strutters' Ball" -- with ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
A compilation of 18 tracks recorded in the '50s, probably on the Martin & Lewis radio show, Some Enchanted Evening offers little more than Dean Martin's ebullient voice. The material isn't among his most popular, though collectors may be interested in a few spare novelties that were never recorded for Capitol or Reprise, like the salacious "Take Your Girlie to the Movies." Add to that the absence of documentation and the spotty sound that radio recordings often have, and the album sinks still further. Martin, though, always takes the proper tone with these pleasantries, capering through the songs -- whether it's "Riders in the Sky" or "Darktown Strutters' Ball" -- with the greatest of ease. Virtually the same program has been reissued elsewhere many times, twice with the same title.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/7/2003
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046016326
  • Catalog Number: 163
  • Sales rank: 229,459

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Dean Martin Primary Artist
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Irving Berlin Composer
Jimmy McHugh Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Stan Jones Composer
Frank Loesser Composer
Jack Brooks Composer
Irving Caesar Composer
Ray Evans Composer
Cliff Friend Composer
Mack Gordon Composer
Oscar Hammerstein II Composer
Ray Henderson Composer
Bert Kalmar Composer
Jerry Livingston Composer
Ben Raleigh Composer
Alfred Newman Composer
Sam M. Lewis Composer
Tim Spencer Composer
Kevin Bowe Composer
Bill Deasy Composer
Joe Young Composer
Maxwell Anderson Composer
Harold Adamson Composer
Edgar Leslie Composer
Lester Santly Composer
Jimmie Hodges Composer
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