Weeley wright songs of british columbia

$150.00

Compilation - Songs of British Columbia

Format: LP VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label: Arrex RXS-6901
Year: 1958
Origin: Vancouver, British Columbia
Genre: jazz, folk, Canadiana, blues, Folklore British Columbia
Keyword:  British Columbia, rockies, Kelowna, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Prince George, English Bay, Victoria, Penticton, Williams Lake Stampede, Kitsilano, Jericho, Kootenays, Nanaimo
Value of Original Title: $150.00
Make Inquiry/purchase: email ryder@robertwilliston.com
Release Type: Album Various Artists
Websites:  No
Playlist: Canadian Places, Canadiana, Canadian Monsters, British Columbia, 1950's, Canadian Jazz

Tracks

Side 1

Track Name
Terry Kristy - English Bay
Eugene Robert - The Thrill of the West
Terry Kristy - Victoria
Weeley Wright - Williams Lake Stampede
Terry Kristy - Penticton Peach Festival
Weeley Wright - Down at Jericho
Eugene Robert - That Little Old Shack in the Koot'nays
Weeley Wright - Cariboo Kid
Terry Kristy - Kitsilano

Side 2

Track Name
Terry Kristy - Lost Lagoon
Eugene Robert - Back in Old B.C.
Weeley Wright - Blubber Bay Boogie
Terry Kristy - Moon Over Kelowna
Weeley Wright - N-A-N-A-I-M-O
Eugene Robert - Serenade in the Rockies
Terry Kristy - Chilliwack Jive
Terry Kristy - Kamloops
Weeley Wright - Prince George

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Songs of British Columbia

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Compilation - Songs of British Columbia

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Compilation - Songs of British Columbia

Weeley wright songs of british columbia

Songs of British Columbia

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Hello Robert,

Your Museum Of Can. Music website has solved a 49 year old mystery for me. In late 1969 I was working on an orchard in East Kelowna BC and listened nightly to the local radio station. The disk jockey played lots of weird stuff, but two songs have stuck with me for all those years. A major earworm. I remembered them as a slow ballad "When There's A Moon Over Kelowna", and a more up tempo " I've Got A Gal And Her Name Is Joe She Lives Over There In Nanaimo".

Thanks to citizenfreak.com for putting up the '58 compilation album "Songs Of British Columbia", which has both songs (the actual titles "Moon Over Kelowna" and "N-A-N-A-I-M-O" ). Now I know I wasn't dreaming. Peace at last!
Thanks again.

-Bob Carroll

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