It seems like Sammy Nestico has been with us for an eternity. His extensive career is multidimensional, and started in 1939 as a trombonist during the Swing Era. His career working with some of the most famous entertainers of today and yesterday makes for extraordinary stories. His time spent working with Quincy Jones, Count Basie, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mercer, Marvin Hamlisch, Toni Tenille, Sara Vaughan, Marvin Gaye, Presidents of the United States, and an endless list of others is chronicled in this collection of stories. His television credits include Mayberry RFD, Gomer Pyle, Charlie's Angels, Hawaii 5-O, Mission Impossible, Streets Of San Francisco, M.A.S.H., The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Columbo and many more. His story provides an insight into the world behind the recording, film, television, and music publishing industries.