Johnny Forrest, Radio Broadcaster, Playwright and Songwriter

Johnny Forrest, Radio Broadcaster, Playwright and Songwriter

John R. Forrest (Johnny)
John R. Forrest (Johnny)
Seattle jazz and swing vocalist Lola Raye, also known as Lola Sugia, married to John Forrest in 1960. Photo taken in 1945. Lola sang with prominent dance bands, 
including bands led by Wyatt Howard, Curt Sykes, Max Pillar, Pep Perry, Ken Cloud, Gordon Greene, Jack Hyde Frank Sugia and Norm Hoagy.
Seattle jazz and swing vocalist Lola Raye, also kn…
Johnny Marries Lola!
Johnny Marries Lola!
Johnny on KOL job
Johnny on KOL job
Lola Sugia, married to song writer Johnny Forrest, posing with hit record, "Blue Tears", in 1960.  Blue Tears is scheduled for re-release in 2010 on "The Best of Golden Crest".
Lola Sugia, married to song writer Johnny Forrest,…
Here is Lola singing with her brother Frank Sugia, Gene Sargent, Hayden Shaner and Mori Simon. Among the many talented musicians Lola performed with are Kenneth Johnson, David Tuttle, Gordy Challstedt, Rollie Morehouse, Dave Stetler, Al Turay, and Marv Thomas (father of Seattle trumpet player, Jay Thomas).
Here is Lola singing with her brother Frank Sugia,…
Here is Lola Sugia in 1950, singing with the Wyatt Howard Band in Seattle.
Here is Lola Sugia in 1950, singing with the Wyatt…
Blue Tears was recorded in Seattle at Joe Boles Recording Studio, on the Golden Crest record label. Musicians on the recording are Lola Sugia on vocals, Joe Adams on alto sax, Phil Odle on piano, Norm Hoagy on vibes, Keith Purvis on drums and Al Wied on bass.
Blue Tears was recorded in Seattle at Joe Boles Re…
John Forrest's "Johnny Appleseed"
John Forrest's "Johnny Appleseed"
John Forrest's obituary
John Forrest's obituary
Johnny Appleseed Musical Production
Johnny Appleseed Musical Production
John's Bio from KOL
John's Bio from KOL
Johnny Forrest, Broadcaster!
Johnny Forrest, Broadcaster!