Personnel: Ray Anthony (trumpet); Jo Ann Greer, Marcie Miller, Tommy Mercer (vocals); Danny Perri, Bobby Gibbons, Al Hendrickson, Bob Bain (guitar); Earl Bergman, Jim Schneider, Arthur "Skeets" Herfurt (clarinet, alto saxophone); Wilbur Schwartz (saxophone); Leo Anthony (alto saxophone, baritone saxophone); Bob Tricarico (tenor saxophone); Uan Rasey, Jack Laubach, Frank Beach, Ray Triscari, Dale Turner (trumpet); Abe Lincoln, Dick Reynolds, Kenneth Schrudder, Frank Lane, Vince Forrest, George Martimore Roberts, Sy Berger, Eddie Kusby, Lloyd Elliott, Pete Lofthouse, Murray McEachern, Jimmy Priddy (trombone); Paul "Scooby" Smith, Dave Sills (piano); Archie Freeman, Ray Martinez (drums); Lou Singer (percussion).
Liner Note Author: Alan Valery.
Recording information: Hollywood, CA (03/08/1953-09/18/1959); Nashville, TN (03/08/1953-09/18/1959).
Photographer: X .
Arrangers: Dick Reynolds; George Williams .
This edition of Lonehill Jazz's two-fer series features a pair of LPs by trumpeter and bandleader Ray Anthony: Plays Steve Allen and Like Wild, originally issued in 1958 and 1959. Collectors should track this down for the four bonus tracks originally released as singles, "Stockholm Blues," "Dreamsville," "The Bunny Hop," and "The Hokey Pokey." ~ Al Campbell