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Two Doris Day classics arrive on High Definition Blu-ray format in North America – this includes Hitchcock’s ‘The Man Who Knew Too Much’

Two Doris Day classics arrive on High Definition Blu-ray format in North America – this includes Hitchcock’s ‘The Man Who Knew Too Much’

July 29, 2013 No Comments

North American movie buffs are in for a big treat as two Doris Day classics are about to arrive on High Definition Blu-ray format. On July 30th, 2013, Olive Films release Doris Day’s 1960s romantic comedy ‘That Touch Of Mink’ which stars the swarve and sophisticated Carry Grant. A few days later, on August 6th, […]

Doris Day’s 1956 hit single “Que Sera Sera” to be inducted into the 2012 GRAMMY Hall Of Fame

Doris Day’s 1956 hit single “Que Sera Sera” to be inducted into the 2012 GRAMMY Hall Of Fame

November 22, 2011 No Comments

With just a couple weeks to go until the US release of Doris Day’s new album “My Heart” the singer has just received another big honour from The Recording Academy. Continuing its tradition of preserving and celebrating great recordings, The Recording Academy announced yesterday that Ms. Day’s signature tune “Que Sera Sera” (Whatever Will Be, […]

British stars Sir Terry Wogan and Cerys Matthews sing Doris Day’s “Que Sera Sera” to raise money for ‘Children in Need’ appeal

British stars Sir Terry Wogan and Cerys Matthews sing Doris Day’s “Que Sera Sera” to raise money for ‘Children in Need’ appeal

November 14, 2009 No Comments

British radio & television legend Sir Terry Wogan has covered Doris’s trademark tune ‘Que Sera Sera’ in aid of the BBC’s Children in Need appeal. BBC Children in Need, with its Pudsey bear mascot, is the annual telethon held by BBC television. Since 1980, the event has raised over £500 million (over $800 million) to […]

Life After Warner Bros.

Life After Warner Bros.

October 31, 2008 No Comments

Free from her seven year contract with Warner Brothers, Doris Day was finally able to consider tempting offers from other Hollywood studios; allowing the opportunity for husband/manager, Marty Melcher to attain producer credit on almost all her future movies… Fortunately, her first choice was a winner and there must have been no hesitation in accepting […]

Ray Evans, the songwriter of Doris Day’s multi-million seller “Que Sera, Sera” dies aged 92

Ray Evans, the songwriter of Doris Day’s multi-million seller “Que Sera, Sera” dies aged 92

February 20, 2007 No Comments

The Oscar-winning composer Ray Evans wrote countless hit songs including Doris’s most successful single release “Que Sera, Sera”. The music industry is mourning the sad loss of the prolific Jewish songwriter Ray Evans. He apparently died from a heart attack on Thursday, 15 February 2007. Evans was born in Salamanca, New York and best known […]

Doris Day’s #1 hit “Que Sera, Sera” sampled by French hip-hop rapper Wax Tailor

Doris Day’s #1 hit “Que Sera, Sera” sampled by French hip-hop rapper Wax Tailor

January 22, 2007 No Comments

In Spring 2006, I was out shopping in Toronto (Canada) and heard a club track playing, that to my surprise sampled Doris Day’s hit single “Que Sera, Sera”. The question for me at the time was “what is this?”. This mystery was solved months later when I finally discovered it was a club track by […]

Sony BMG Internation re-issue Doris Day’s 1960s budget LP “Whatever Will Be, Will Be” on CD

Sony BMG Internation re-issue Doris Day’s 1960s budget LP “Whatever Will Be, Will Be” on CD

September 15, 2006 No Comments

Columbia/SonyBMG International have repackaged their late 1960s LP compilation “Whatever will be, will be”. The 10-track collection now featuring a cute 1950s cover shot will be released in October 2006 as part of their new series of budget-price CDs which are being released in the USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Australia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Norway and […]

Que Sera, Sera: 1956-1959 (German compilation album boxset featuring Doris Day’s complete Columbia recordings from this era)

Que Sera, Sera: 1956-1959 (German compilation album boxset featuring Doris Day’s complete Columbia recordings from this era)

March 19, 1996 No Comments

Germany Release Date: 19 March 1996 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Disc: 1 Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) (Livingston/Evans) Somebody Somewhere (Loesser) We’ll Love Again (Evans/Livingston) Julie (Stevens/Adair) Love in a Home (DePaul/Mercer) Gone with the Wind (Magidson/Wrubel) Song Is You (Kern/Hammerstein) Don’t Take Your Love from Me (Nemo) Gypsy in […]

With A Smile And A Song featuring Jimmy Joyce & His Children’s Chorus (album)

With A Smile And A Song featuring Jimmy Joyce & His Children’s Chorus (album)

October 19, 1964 No Comments

US Release Date: 19 October 1964 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Give A Little Whistle [from the animated film Pinocchio] (Leigh Harline/Ned Washington) The Children’s Marching Song [Nick Nack Paddy Whack] (Additional & arrangement by Malcolm Arnold) Getting to Know You [from the musical The King & I] (Oscar Hammerstein II/Richard Rodgers) Listen Zip-a-dee-doo-dah […]

The Man Who Knew Too Much (film)

The Man Who Knew Too Much (film)

May 16, 1956 1 Comment

US Release Date: 16 May 1956 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] James Stewart — Dr. Ben McKenna Doris Day — Jo McKenna Brenda De Banzie — Lucy Drayton Bernard Miles — Edward Drayton Daniel Gélin — Louis Bernard (as Daniel Gélin) Christopher Olsen — Hank McKenna This is Alfred Hitchcock’s lavish remake of his […]

New expanded 3CD edition of Doris Day’s bossa-nova album ‘Latin for Lovers’

The top British independent album re-issuer Cherry Red Records has licensed Doris Day’s timeless ‘Latin for...

2019 Doris Day Calendar launched today!

Here it is folks the 2019 Doris Day Calendar! This our 11th calendar features yet more...

Five original Doris Day albums from the 1950s arrive in new Sony Music CD set!

Sony Music in Germany has just released this fabulous Doris Day CD set containing five of...