WHEN THE SWALLOWS COME BACK TO CAPISTRANO

Latest update on 17/12/2009

Artist: Burke's Orch.
Author: Leon René
Label: Ammor
Year: 1940

San Juan Capistrano is a mission in California, the historic core of Orange County. Every year swallows migrate from Argentina to spent summer here.

Covers:

1940:

Ink Spots [on Decca]

1940:

Guy Lombardo

1940:

Gene Krupa

1940:

Larry Clinton

1940:

Xavier Cugat

1940:

Glenn Miller [vocal: Ray Eberle]

1940:

Gene Autry

1952:

Billy Ward & The Dominoes

1952:

Ray-O-Vacs

1957:

Pat Boone

1957:

Bobby Day

Black bandleader/label boss Leon René also wrote I Sold My Heart To The Junkman, When It's Sleepy Time Down South, I Lost My Sugar In Salt Lake City and Rockin' Robin. For his own Exclusive label he cut the oldest Honeydripper (see there and also under Crawfishin' and Route 90).

Contact


If you noticed blunt omissions, mis-interpretations or even out-and-out errors, please let us know by contacting us:

Arnold Rypens
Rozenlaan 65
B-2840 Reet (Rumst)

info@originals.be

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