Ya Wanna Jitter, Bug?

Discussion in 'Videos' started by Steve Pastor, Apr 28, 2012.

  1. Steve Pastor

    Steve Pastor Moderator Staff Member

    This is another tune Bill Haley covered when he had the Four Aces of Western Swing, which is how I came across this gem.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SLiqirvpnk

    JIMMY WAKELY - The Covered Wagon Rolled Right Along - 1941

    It sure ain't Frankie Manning or Dean Collins, but...

    Yippee!!
  2. Steve Pastor

    Steve Pastor Moderator Staff Member



    A Lady Takes a Chance
    1943 film, a Western comedy with an Easterner (Jean Arthur) on a bus tour of the West and with jitterbuggin’ cowboys

    “Peppers To Appear in Jean Arthur Pic"
    The Three Peppers, sepia instrumental-vocal ]ive trio managed by Jolly Joyce, have been set for a spot in Jean Arthur's forthcoming picture, Lady Take a Chance, at RKO. Combo came to the attention of the movie men at Florentine Gardens, Hollywood where the Peppers opened March 17 for a four-week engagement with an option for four more. ”
  3. Steve Pastor

    Steve Pastor Moderator Staff Member

    Another scene from the same film.
    No dancing, but I think I'm a Jean Arthur fan now.

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