Down Beat, May 6, 1946

February 2, 2021 #2007

This magazine provided musicians and their fans all the latest news about the industry. There was a lot going on as America entered the post-war era.


If I knew you were coming
Eileen Barton
Benjie’s bubble
Benny Goodman
East of the sun
Jack Teagarden
A stranger in town
Mel Tormé
Easy does it
Bobby Byrne
His feet too big for the bed
Stan Kenton
The song is you
Frank Sinatra
Ole buttermilk sky
Hoagy Carmichael
After you’ve gone
Benny Goodman
Harry James
Bumble boogie
Jack Fina
Deep in the heart of Texas
Horace Heidt
Apple honey
Woody Herman
Goosey gander
Woody Herman
Farewell blues
Glenn Miller
Swingin’ down the lane
Vic Damone