Over 100 Lawrence Welk Biographies of the Longest Running TV Show In History!
The Lawrence Welk Show was among the most successful musical variety shows in American history and can be watched on PBS
A wealth of talent entertained millions of people on TV with what became known as Champagne music over its 30 year and 1,065 episode history. As a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, all biographies have been independently researched and compiled to create the most extensive Lawrence Welk biographical data online.
This Weekend on PBS
"St. Patrick's Day Show (1979)"
This week's Welk Show episode from 1979 features the theme of "St. Patrick's Day" and who better to host it than Mary Lou Metzger and with songs by Joe Fenney. Fenney and Myron Floren kick things off with "Galway Bay", Tom Netherton and Bob Ralston sing and perform "Alive, Alivo-0, Kathie Sullivan sings the song "Did Your Mother Come From Ireland", Myron Floren plays "Dancing The Devil Away" With Bobby Burgess and Barbara Boylan dancing, Jack Imel and Mary Lou Metzger sing "If You're Irish, This Is The Place For You", Anacani sings "Shamrocks, Shellelies, and Shenanigans." Bob Lido performs "I'm Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover" and Arthur Duncan dances to "Miss Annie Rooney."