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Category Archives: The Benson Orchestra of Chicago

Hey there! Today we listen to Victor 18701 which features two sides by the Benson Orchestra of Chicago performing a medley of “I Love You Sunday” with “Ev’rybody Calls Me Honey” on side A and on side B “Oh Gee! Oh Gosh! (My Feet Won’t Behave)” Also: health updates all around.

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We listen to Victor 19318 featuring “Doodle Doo Doo” and “Back in Hackensack, New Jersey” performed by The Benson Orchestra of Chicago led by Don Bestor with vocals by Frank Sullivano (aka Sylvano). Also: the department of corrections.

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This week on The Talking Machine we listen to Victor 19121 featuring “I Love Me” performed by the International Novelty Orchestra and “No No Nora” performed by the Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor. Also: Car.

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Hey waltz fans, we’re back with two more this week. We listen to Victor 19189 featuring “Lonesome and Blue” and “When Lights Are Low” performed by the Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor. Also: ups and downs.

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This week we listen to Victor 19197 featuring two songs by The Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor: “You” and “Do You, Don’t You, Will You, Won’t You Love Me Too”. Also: cemetery road trip!

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This week we play Victor 18698 featuring two sides by The Benson Orchestra of Chicago: “Chili Bean” and “My Little Bimbo”. Also: Tornados! Heart Surgery! Wild Animal Attacks!

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