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The Joey Bishop Show [#2] (talk show)

    (ABC Primetime, 1967 - 1969)

    [Two years after the demise of the sitcom also called "The
     Joey Bishop Show" produced by Danny Thomas' production company
     which aired on both NBC and later CBS, Joey Bishop had an
     opportunity to take over a late-night spot previously 
     occupied by Les Crane on ABC;

     His tenure lasted two years, and eventually this spot was
     taken over by Dick Cavett;

     Joey's sidekick was Regis Philbin, who later went on to
     host "Live with Regis and Kathy Lee" and "Who Wants To 
     Be A Millionaire"; The Johnny Mann Orchestra and Singers
     provided music]


Theme 1: "Joey Is The Name"

    [THEME title and use credit in Craig Pattillo's "TV Theme
     Soundtrack Directory" which states this was the first 
     season THEME only; However contributor Steve Owen who was a
     frequent studio guest during taping sessions says this THEME
     was used for the Second season as well and for both Open and
     Close and as a commercial bumper. ASCAP title variation...
     aka: "Joey Is My Name"]

     Composer: John R. ("Johnny") Mann (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Joyslar Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: Joyslar Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:

     Recording:


Play-on Theme 2: "Joey, Joey, Joey" from
         the 1956 Broadway musical "The Most Happy Fella"

    [Contributor Steve Owen writes that after the Opening THEME (above)
     "Joey Is The Name", and the first commercial, the show would resume with
     a 16-bar Play-on (walk-on music for the host) using a bit of this melody  
     from the Loesser musical; using a Johnny Warrington stock arrangement. He 
     remembers the studio band as including lead guitarist Herb Ellis, pianist 
     Gene Di Novi, upright bass Chuck Berghoffer and ocassionally famed drummer 
     Louie Bellson would substitute.]

     Composer: Frank Loesser (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Frank Music Corp. (ASCAP)

     2004 Publisher: Frank Music Corp. (ASCAP)
                        div. of Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc.
                        c/o MPL Communications Inc.
                        of New York, NY

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:

     Recording:


Theme 3 (last season): "Joey (title theme from 'Joey Bishop Show')"

    [THEME title and use credit in Craig Pattillo's "TV Theme
     Soundtrack Directory" which says this was only used as the
     Last season Theme; Although contributor Steve Owen writes that
     "Joey Is The Name" was used as the Open/Close THEME for both seasons...
     
     This was one of the same THEMEs used for
     "The Joey Bishop Show" sitcom; above is the title as filed 
     for copyright; Craig Pattillo title variation...
     aka: "J O E Y"; ASCAP title variation...
     aka: "Joey"]

     Composers: music by James ("Jimmy") Van Heusen (ASCAP) and
                lyric by Sammy Cahn (ASCAP)
            [birth name: Samuel Cohen]

     1978 Publisher: [not found in the 1978 ASCAP Index of 
                      Performed Compositions]

     2001 Publishers: Cahn Music Company (ASCAP)
                         c/o WB Music Corp. 
                         a div. of Warner-Chappell Music, Inc.
                         of Los Angeles, CA; and
                      Van Heusen Music Corp. (ASCAP)
                         of Nashville, TN

     Unpublished Copyright Date: Jun. 22, 1962; Eu 725 028.
     Unpublished Renewal   Date: Jan.  5, 1990; RE-465-544.

     Published Copyright Date: Nov. 23, 1962; EP 169 858.
     Published Renewal   Date: Jan. 16, 1990; RE-465-842.

     Recording:


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