CD: You 'Orrible Lot
A host of musical memories of the National Service years
1 CD. 21 favourite songs. Over 3 hours playing time. All tracks restored and digitally remastered.
The priceless camaraderie, the chance to see exotic places, the good times that outweighed the rough – for anyone who served in the forces through the years of conscription, the memories will always be intense if bittersweet. Collected here are the songs that were part and parcel of the National Service experience from the 1940s through to 1960 – all packed with good humour, irony, fun and nostalgia.
Idle On Parade - Anthony Newley, Kiss Me Goodnight Sergeant Major - Arthur Askey, This Is The Army, Mr Jones - Irving Berlin, In the Quartermaster’s Stores - Jack White, Bless ‘Em All - George Formby, Major Bloodnok’s Rock And Roll Call - The Goons, Our Sergeant Major - George Formby, Sound Off! - Vaughan Monroe, Idle Rock-A-Boogie - Anthony Newley, Cookhouse Serenade - George Formby, GI Jive - Johnny Mercer, What We Do In The Army - ‘Army Game’ Cast, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - Andrews Sisters, Ma, I Miss Your Apple Pie - ROAC Rockets, GI Blues - Elvis Presley, Bugle Call Rag - Chris Barber, Boots - Peter Dawson, Oh How I Hate to Get Up In The Morning - Evelyn Dall, and more ...
- Cat no: GLMY70
- Barcode: 5060088441169