Category Archives: Jazz

Outstanding Collaboration Jazz Video for the Actor’s Fund

Talented singer and musician Tony DeSare put together this video featuring many great jazz artists via online technology to raise some money for the Actor’s Fund. My Uncle, Tom Dillon, was President of the Actor’s Fund from 1989 to 2004.





Happy 103rd to the great Dean Martin June 7th!

We salute Dino on his 103rd with this tribute show originally aired on his 100th birthday, June 7, 2017.





My Pallie Deana Martin’s “Quarantini” Show 5-29-20





“Big Band Files” Salute to Frank Sinatra

In tribute to the “Chairman of the Board” please enjoy this tribute show originally produced and aired for Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday celebration.





My Pallie Deana Martin’s Facebook Show May 22





“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Salute to the McGuire Sisters

In this edition of “The Big Band Files” with Doug Miles, we pay tribute to one of the greatest show business acts in the 50’s and 60’s, The McGuire Sisters.






“Big Band Files” Easter Salute to the “Rat Pack” and Friends

On this Easter edition, we salute Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Bing Crosby, Bob Crosby, Deana Martin and a special surprise singer Debbie Wileman as Judy Garland and Doris Day.






“Big Band Files” Tribute to Bucky Pizzarelli, Ellis Marsalis and Bill Withers

On this edition, we pay tribute to three great artists of music that passed away this week (March/April 2020), Jazz Guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli, New Orleans Jazz Patriarch Ellis Marsalis and Bill Withers.






“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Salutes the “Unsung Singers”

On this special edition of the “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles, we pay tribute to the “Unsung Singers”, great talents that don’t always get the accolades they are due including: Sandy Stewart, Nancy Wilson, Matt Monro, Julie Budd, Johnny Hartman, Jeri Southern, Frances Faye, Frank D’Rone and David Allyn.






“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Artist Spotlight Singer Matt Monro

On this edition of the “Big Band Files” we pay tribute to the great international singer Matt Monro