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Joe Bushkin (1916–2004)

Songwriter and jazz pianist who was born to Russian immigrants and learned to play the piano by age ten. His first professional performance was in 1932 with the Frank LaMarr orchestra in New York's Roseland Ballroom. By 1935, he became intermission pianist at the Famous Door where the Bunny Berigan Boys were performing, a group that included ... See full bio »

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L.A. Confidential
L.A. Confidential Soundtrack
My Dog Skip
My Dog Skip Soundtrack
Johnny Midnight
Johnny Midnight Music Department
Mafia II
Mafia II Soundtrack


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 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (writer: "(THERE'LL BE A) HOT TIME IN THE TOWN OF BERLIN")
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Libertyville (2009) ... (music: "Oh, Look At Me Now" - uncredited)
 2000 My Dog Skip (writer: "There'll Be a Hot Time in the Town of Berlin")
 1997 L.A. Confidential (music: "Oh! Look at Me Now" (1941))
 1968 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.28 (1968) ... (performer: "Doctor Dolittle", "Talk To The Animals")
  Johnny Midnight (TV Series) (1 episode, 1960) (performer - 30 episodes, 1960)
- The Whammy (1960) ... (performer: "Lullaby of Broadway")
- How Tight a Web (1960) ... ("Lullaby of Broadway")
- Romeo and Julie (1960) ... (performer: "Lullaby of Broadway')
- Pay-Off to Death (1960) ... (performer: "Lullaby of Broadway")
- The Switchback Murder (1960) ... (performer: "Lullaby of Broadway")
 1959 Peter Gunn (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Ugly Frame (1959) ... (writer: "Oh! Look at Me Now")
 1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Judy Garland Musical Special (1956) ... (performer: "Last Night When We Were Young", "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries", "Come Rain or Come Shine" - uncredited)
 1952 Cavalcade of Broadway: The Embers (Short) (performer: "Rat Race", "The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea", "Oh, Look at Me Now") / (writer: "Oh, Look at Me Now")
  The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes, 1951 - 1952) (performer - 1 episode, 1951)
- Episode #2.13 (1952) ... (music: "Oh Look at Me Now" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.31 (1951) ... (music: "Oh Look at Me Now" - uncredited) / (performer: "I Love a Piano", "I Wanna Hang My Hat on a Tree That Grows in Brooklyn" - uncredited)
 1951 Disc Jockey (music: "Oh, Look at Me Now")
 1944 The Road to Victory (Short) (writer: "Hot Time in the Town of Berlin")
 1944 The Shining Future (Short) (writer: "There'll Be a Hot Time in the Town of Berlin" - uncredited)
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Wrote hit song for Frank Sinatra, "Oh, Look At Me Now".

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