Jan 29, 2014
ROUTE 66 Theme Song, by Nelson Riddle, a Jazzy Classic, Inspired by an American Car.
One of the first television theme songs that caught my attention as a kid in Catholic School, was Route 66, written and conducted by Nelson Riddle.
Route 66 News
A radio interview with George Maharis
George Maharis, co-star of CBS-TV's "Route 66" drama of the early 1960s, was interviewed for 21 minutes a few days ago on "The Vintage Rock and Pop Shop" on WFDU radio in New Jersey.
Continuous Compliance To Solve The Problem
On this day, 53 years ago the CBS television network premiered one of my favorite TV shows of all time Route 66 .
Hemmings Auto Blogs
Fifty-three years ago today, 'Route 66' premiered on CBS
Blame it on America's love for the automobile, or on Jack Kerouac's influential novel On The Road , but in 1960 CBS Television felt the time was right to debut a new series starring the Chevrolet Corvette and the Mother Road, America's Route 66. It also starred Martin Milner and George Maharis as drifters from opposite backgrounds, who wandered the ... (more)