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Over 60 Years Ago, Dean Martin Was Recording His Album “A Winter Romance”

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On this day in 1959, on August 4, Dean Martin was recording songs for his album “A Winter Romance.” The recording session included songs such as “June in January,” “It Won’t Cool Off,” “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm,” and the title track, “A Winter Romance.” The session went from 7:30PM to 11PM at the Capitol Records Tower in Los Angeles.

It’s Trivia Tuesday!

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Quick — can anyone under 30 years old name this format? Hint: It’s not a cassette tape!

Dean Martin Recorded The Timeless Classic ‘Volare’ in 1958

20July21_Volare_900px This week in 1958, Dean Martin was recording his classic version of “Volare (Nel Blu, Dipinto Di Blu)” at the Capitol Records Tower in Los Angeles, California. The orchestra was conducted by Gus Levene and the session featured legendary jazz guitarist Alvino Rey.