V For Victory
RRP £ 11.99
A 2015 Special Edition Release
On the occasion of the 70th Anniversary of VE-Day revel in the sounds and stars that led our Nation to victory! Comprising three of Memory Lanes best-selling albums: In The Mood, We'll Meet Again, As Time Goes By, 'V For Victory' celebrates our finest hour.
Cat. no.: GLMY107
70 years later, the sounds of the war years resound like no other - and this superb wartime tribute captures the most indelible memories in one fabulously evocative collection! Glenn Miller on the wireless ... sing-songs in the barrack rooms, factories and pubs ... lasting romance kindled by the melodies of Vera Lynn, Anne Shelton and a host of great dance bands. Plus, the history and gripping drama of WWII captured in authentic speeches, home-front sounds and fascinating eye-witness commentaries.
Comprising three of Memory Lanes best-selling albums: We’ll Meet Again – Vera Lynn • Wish Me Luck (As You Wave Me Goodbye) – Gracie Fields • American Patrol – Glenn Miller • Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – The Andrews Sisters • Sentimental Journey – Doris Day • Don’t Fence Me In – Bing Crosby • Lili Marlene – Anne Shelton • The White Cliffs Of Dover – Vera Lynn • Underneath The Arches – Flanagan & Allen • Bless ‘Em All – George Formby • It’s A Lovely Day Tomorrow – Vera Lynn • As Time Goes By – Anne Shelton • I’ll Be Seeing You – Bing Crosby • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – The Ink Spots • Blue Skies – Frank Sinatra • Thanks For The Memory – Bob Hope and Shirley Ross • In The Mood – Joe Loss and his Orchestra, plus, many of Churchill’s key wartime speeches; live-witness account of a dogfight over the English Channel; General Montgomery’s D-Day speech; and much more ...
All tracks sensitively restored and digitally remastered.