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EAN-134000127200280   EAN-13 barcode 4000127200280
Product NameTown Hall Party November 29, 1958
LanguageEnglish
CategoryElectronics / Photography: A/V Media: Movie
Short DescriptionDVD
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ B0001Z647W
Price New23.97 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used19.18 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Aspect Ratio1.33:1
CastWanda Jackson, Joe Maphis, Merle Travis
GenreCOUNTRY - GENERAL
Width5.75 inches    (convert)
Height0.53 inches    (convert)
Length7.75 inches    (convert)
Weight4 ounces    (convert)
BindingDvd
FormatMultiple Formats, Color, Import, NTSC
Run Time88 minutes
Long DescriptionTown Hall Party was California's largest country music barndance, running from early 1952 until early 1961. The show was broadcast every Saturday night from a theatre made up to look like an old barn in the Compton suburb of Los Angeles. Crowds numbering up to 2000 would fill the old Town Hall to see and hear the top country artists of the day. The first hour was broadcast live over KFI and reached a wider audience when NBC syndicated the show on radio. The broadcast was extended to three hours when KTTV-TV televised the show. Jay Stewart (who later hosted the TV quiz show 'Let's Make a Deal'), and Tex Ritter were the MCs and the house band featured a Who's Who of West Coast country music, including Joe Maphis, Merle Travis, Skeets McDonald, Johnny Bond and Tommy Duncan. This Town Hall Party broadcast on DVD features: Introduction by Jay Stewart / Joe Maphis and the entire cast: Rainin' On The Mountain / Skeets McDonald: What Am I Doing Here / Joe & Rose Lee Maphis: Tell Her Lies And Feed Her Candy / Johnny O'Neill: Wagon Train / Johnny O'Neill, Billy Mize & Cliff Crofford: Tom Dooley / Norma & Linda: Lookin' Back To See / Tex Ritter: The Wayward Wind / Wanda Jackson: Mean Mean Man / Pick Me Up On Your Way Down / Fiddlin' Kate: (Fiddle Instrumental) / Jimmy Pruett: Sweet Georgia Brown / Merle Travis: Way Down Yonder In New Orleans / Billy Mize & Cliff Crofford: Gotta Travel On / Jeannie Sterling: The Day The Rains Came / Bob Luman: Rockin' Robin and much more.
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