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This Weekend on PBS

"Big City USA (1982)"

Lawrence WelkSee the Lawrence Welk Show's "Big City USA" episode this weekend on PBS .

This week's episode is hosted by Mary Lou Metzger, guest stars Bobby Burgess and celebrates songs from our big cities, which originally aired in 1982.

Spotlighting the East coast, Lawrence and the band swing out to "Manhattan", Anacani sings "Spanish Harlem", Bobby and Elaine keep those "City Lights" aglow, Jim Turner sings "Rhinestone Cowboy", and Jimmy Roberts sings his signature song "I Left My Heart In San Francisco". Kathie Sullivan tells us that "Everything's Up To Date in Kansas City", and the band and singers take us all to "Chicago" and "When the Saints go Marching In".

 Weekly Clip

("Spanish Harlem"):