LATEST NEWS        Last updated: 22 February 2024



GE TimeThe spring edition of BING magazine is being printed.


Great new album available from the Estate of Bing Crosby and Primary Wave Music.


Sepia Records have issued an excellent 2-CD set called  "General Electric Radio Time starring Bing Crosby." It has 57 songs from Bing's GE series in 1952-54.


The Bing Crosby Estate launches a revamped web site.


Bing Crosby’s heirs sell estate stake to help boost his work

Bing on TV this month in the USA

 

Gary Giddins' wonderful book about Bing is a must for all Crosby fans.

Some of the other CDs still available from Sepia Records  
      
White Christmas / Holiday Inn
       
Kraft Music Hall Time
          Guest Star Time
        Chesterfield Radio Time

          Philco Radio Time
          "Holiday in Europe (and Beyond)"

      2-CD Set "Join Bing and Sing Along"

    "Bing Crosby - Good and Rare – vol. 3”

    “Bing Crosby sings for the AFRS

    “Bing Crosby in the Hall

 “The Road to Hong Kong / Say One for Me”

   The last one in the Bing – Through the Years series     

 

  Other CDs still around.

    The superb album "Bing at Christmas" with the London Symphony Orchestra spent 5 weeks in the UK charts in 2019.

    From Sounds of Yesteryear - Sings Burke & Van Heusen and Immersed in Mr. Mercer's Verse

     Two great CDs - "New Tricks" and "Among My Souvenirs" released by the Crosby family in December 2017.  Many other CDs still available from BingCrosby.com

     “Here’s Bing Crosby!” can still be obtained.

      Bing Crosby - Lost Radio Recordings

          Bing Sings the Johnny Mercer Songbook and Le Bing: Song Hits of Paris
        
The Bing & Satchmo album

        The Bear Family issue of How The West Was Won.

DVDs still on offer.

She Loves Me Not

Say One for Me
American Masters - Bing Crosby: Rediscovered
Dixie, Variety Girl and Sing You Sinners - all three available from Amazon UK but they appear to be Region 2 only.

On the Road with Bing and Bob

        The Legendary Bing Crosby

      Massive collection of Bing films

White Christmas (Anniversary Edition) is a special 2-DVD issue and it's also on Blu-ray. In the UK there is a Region free edition.

 

Blu-ray issues

            Blue Skies
            Emperor Waltz
            Going My Way

Six of the Road films are available on Blu-ray from Kino Lorber.

Restored version of "King of Jazz" now on DVD and Blu-ray.  UK version too.

The Road to Hong Kong

Robin and the 7 Hoods

Holiday Inn

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr Toad

The Bells of St. Mary’s and White Christmas

 

BOOKS

The Man Who Would Be Bing - The Life Story of Michael Holliday by Ken Crossland

18 Holes with Bing by Nathaniel Crosby and John Strege

Award-winning book about Rosemary Clooney has many mentions about Bing.

Award-winning Perry Como book now out in paperback and as an e-book.
The book of the Hofstra seminar is still available.