Jack Webb "Pete Kelly's Blues" 1955 LP Signed Autograph
"Music From Jack Webb's Pete Kelly's Blues"(Columbia CL 690)-LP. This vintage Jazz LP was released in 1955. It features a cover photo of Jack Webb directing the movie. Tracks include-Pete Kelly's Blues,Smiles,Sugar,AFter I Say I'm Sorry,I'm Gonna Meet My Sweetie Now,Somebody Loves Me,He Needs Me,Breezin Along,Hard Hearted Hannah,Bye Bye Blackbird,Oh Didn't He Ramble,I Never Knew.Pete Kelly's Blues is a 1955 film based on the 1951 original radio series. It was directed by and starred Jack Webb in the title role. Janet Leigh is featured as party girl Ivy Conrad, and Peggy Lee portrays alcoholic jazz singer Rose Hopkins. Ella Fitzgerald makes a memorable cameo as singer Maggie Jackson (a character played by a white actress in the radio series). Lee Marvin, Martin Milner and a very young Jayne Mansfield also make early career appearances in minor roles.
Much of the catchy dialogue in the film was inspired by the radio series Pat Novak for Hire, in which Webb starred for a time before creating Dragnet. The film's taglines is: "A jazz-man of the wide-open 20s - caught in the crossfire of its blazing 38s!" The LP has been autographed on the front cover by Jack Webb in black............CONDITION OF VINYL,COVER AND AUTOGRAPH IS VG...........................