Posts Tagged ‘The Smithereens’

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

December 26, 2015

“Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer,” written by Johnny Marks, was a 1949 hit for crooning cowboy Gene Autry. This version is by The Smithereens. Hark the honkin’ sax!

Rudolph also got the full Wall of Sound treatment from producer Phil Spector and The Crystals:

(more…)

Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me)

December 17, 2015

“Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me),” written by Aaron Schroeder and Claude Demetrius, performed in this 1957 recording by Elvis Presley, backed by The Jordanaires.

The tune has been recorded by many other artists including Mae West and The Smithereens:

(more…)

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

December 24, 2013

“Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer,” written by Johnny Marks, was a 1949 hit for crooning cowboy Gene Autry. This version is by The Smithereens. Hark the honkin’ sax!

Rudolph also got the full Wall of Sound treatment from producer Phil Spector and The Crystals:

(more…)