Previously Unreleased – Judy Garland’s “Gay Purr-ee” Sales Meeting Recording

In August 1962 Judy Garland made this recording to be played at the UPA (United Productions of America) sales meeting. UPA, via Warners Bros., was about to release the animated feature Gay Purr-ee featuring Judy’s voice as the main character, “Mewsette,” and co-starring Robert Goulet, Hermione Gingold, and Red Buttons. This recording was taped by … Continue reading

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Previously Unreleased – Judy Garland’s “Johnny One Note” from the April 20, 1937, “Jack Oakie’s College” radio show

On April 20, 1937, Judy Garland premiered a sizzling version of “Johnny One Note” on the “Jack Oakie’s College” radio show.  This was one of the first (if not the very first) performances of the song to a nationwide audience.  “Johnny One Note” had been introduced in the Rodgers & Hart Broadway show “Babes in … Continue reading

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The 2017 Judy Garland Holiday Gift Guide

Just in time for the holidays the “Garlands for Judy 2017 Holiday Gift Guide” is here! (click on the images or text above to download the PDF with interactive links) This PDF features images and purchase links to all of the major Judy Garland items available this year.  Get gift ideas for your friends, family, … Continue reading

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More of Michael Siewert’s Amazing Collection Up For Auction

Through November 27th, Julien’s Auctions is having an Internet-only auction of more items from Mike Siewert‘s world-renowned Judy Garland collection. Note that bidding is open now. The items up for bidding include sets of dolls, records, photos, “The Judy Garland Show” ephemera (scripts, budgets, contracts, production files, and more), collectible figurines, test records, studio records, and much more. Click here … Continue reading

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Michael Siewert’s Amazing Judy Garland Collection Up For Auction

Now’s your chance to own a unique piece of Judy Garland history!  In just one day (November 17th) Julien’s Auctions is auctioning Mike Siewert‘s world-renowned Judy Garland collection.  Most fans know that the cornerstone of Siewert’s collection is the costumes which have been displayed around the U.S. and England, but you might not know that his collection … Continue reading

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“Becoming Judy Garland” – New Children’s Book by Randy L. Schmidt

New children’s book—Becoming Judy Garland— explores the young life of “Miss Show Business” on the road to Oz “I, Judy Garland, was born when I was twelve years old.” In 1939, the world fell in love with Judy Garland as “Dorothy” in The Wizard of Oz. The classic M-G-M film is one of the most … Continue reading

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Judy Garland – “The Balboa” – Previously Unreleased Alternate Take

Here’s another treasure from the collection of John Newton: A demonstration record that features a partial alternate take of 14-year-old Judy Garland’s first song in a feature film, “The Balboa” from 20th Century Fox’s 1936 musical Pigskin Parade. Garland fans might have noticed that a few of the lyrics Judy sings don’t match her lip-synching. … Continue reading

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