Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (December 14, 1911 – May 1, 1965) was an American musician and bandleader specializing in satirical arrangements of popular songs and classical music. Ballads receiving the Jones treatment were punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells and outlandish and comedic vocals. From the early 1940s to the mid-1950s, Jones and his band recorded under the title Spike Jones and his City Slickers and toured the United States and Canada as The Musical Depreciation Revue.
Spike Jones And His City Slickers. Around The World With Spike Jones And His City Slickers (Cass, Album).
Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (1911–1965) was a popular musician and bandleader specialising in performing satirical arrangements of popular songs. Ballads and classical works receiving the Jones treatment would be punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells, and ridiculous vocals. Jones was born on the 14th December 1911 in Long Beach, California. He got his nickname by being so thin that he was compared to a railroad spike. At the age of eleven he got his first set of drums. As a teenager he played in bands that he formed himself. Spike Jones And His City Slickers. LANY leads the way for romantics with world tour. By neyoni 17 Jun 12:51pm.
Spike Jones And His City Slickers –Come Josephine In My Flying Machine. Spike Jones & His City Slickers with Red Ingle –Chloe. Spike Jones & His City Slickers –Behind Those Swingin' Doors. Spike Jones and His City Slickers –The Blue Danube. Spike Jones and his City Slickers –Old McDonald had a Farm. Spike Jones & His City Slickers –Happy New Year.
|The Charleston (USA)|
|San Antonio Rose (USA)|
|Der Fuehrer's Face (Germany)|
|William Tell Overture (Switzerland)|
|Dance Of The Hours (Italy)|
|The Glow Worm (Austria)|
|Peer Gynt Suite (Norway)|
|Hotcha Cornia (Black Eyes) (Russia)|
|In A Persian Market (Persia)|
|Tiger Rag (India)|
|Chinese Mule Train (China)|
|Japanese Skokiaan (Japan)|
|Yes Sir, That's My Baby (Japan)|
|Hawaiian War Chant (Hawaii)|
|The Tennessee Waltz (USA)|
|LOP 14084||Spike Jones And His City Slickers||Around The World With Spike Jones And His City Slickers (LP, Comp)||Lotus||LOP 14084||Italy||1984|
|LCS 14.084||Spike Jones And His City Slickers||Around The World With Spike Jones And His City Slickers (Cass, Album)||Lotus||LCS 14.084||Italy||1986|