(NBC Late Night, 1957) [a short-lived version of the show before Jack Paar was hired; featuring announcer Lescoulie as a host... and several jazz combo groups beginning with the Lou Stein Trio, the Mort Lindsey Quartet and then the Johnny Guarnieri Quartet providing music; The format was not popular, so network affiliates began cancelling the show...so host Al "Jazzbo" Collins was brought in shortly to succeed Lescoulie...]
[above is the title as registered for published copyright; aka: Jim and Andy's Theme] Composer: Lou Stein (BMI) Original Publisher: Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI) 2016 Publisher: EMI Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI) of Nashville, Tennessee Unpublished Copyright Date: March 24, 1955; EU 392 152. Unpublished Renewal Date: Dec. 28, 1983; RE 187 776. [published version, arranged for Piano Solo]: Published Copyright Date: Apr. 23, 1957; EP 108 172. Published Renewal Date: [not found] Recordings:
[aka: "Tonight (Theme)"; aka: "Tonight! America After Dark"] Composer: Richard Himber (ASCAP) Original Publisher: Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc. (ASCAP) 1997 Publisher: Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc. (ASCAP) aka: B V C Inc., c/o WB Music Corp. Los Angeles, CA [original registration under the name "Tonight"]: Instrumental Copyright Date: May 7, 1957; Eu 477 656. [renewed as "Tonight (Theme)"]: Instrumental Renewal Date: May 16, 1985; RE-249-037. [vocal version named "Tonight", with words and melodic changes]: Vocal Copyright Date: May 10, 1957; Eu 478 267. Vocal Renewal Date: May 16, 1985; RE-249-015. Recordings: 45rpm single: "Tonight" Coral 9-61858 (1957) Richard Himber and his Orch.