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Tuesday Trivia: Did Dean Martin Play Any Instruments?

People often ask if Dean Martin played any instruments. Well…here’s a #TuesdayTrivia answer for you — check out this amazing clip of Dean Martin playing the trombone along with a swingin’ band! (Jerry Lewis conducts, of course.)

Interested In Hearing One Of Dean Martin’s Earliest “Roasts?”


From 1954, here’s a very rare recording from the groundbreaking ceremony for the Capitol Records Tower and Studios in Hollywood. There was a testimonial luncheon for Capitol Records’ co-founder and then president Glenn Wallichs, put on by Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and The Los Angeles Ad Club, and a short roast by Dean Martin followed at the end. Listen here!