Welcome to "Rapidly Rotating Records", Glenn Robison's weekly, one-hour radio program of "toe-tapping music from rapidly rotating 78 RPM records of the 1920s and 30s", broadcast Sunday evenings at 6:00 PM over KISL FM 88.7 Avalon.
On this week's brand new edition of RRR, we'll do some pining, hear from some Helens, have a couple of ragtime sets in honor of next week-end's 27th Annual West Coast Ragtime Festival in Sacramento and get greasy! As always, simply click on the link below to instantly listen streaming online and/or download.
Here's the complete playlist:
(Down Amongst The) Georgia Pines – Dick Cherwin's Orchestra / Walter Scanlan, v.
Whispering Pines – Al Burt's Dance Orchestra
They Cut Down The Old Pine Tree – The Tune Wranglers
The Ragtime Robin – George Hamilton Green & Frank Banta
When Alexander Takes His Ragtime Band To France – Marion Harris
Alexander's Ragtime Band – Ted Lewis and His Band / Ted Lewis, v.
My Melody Man – Roy Fox and His Montmartre Orchestra / Helen Stone, v.
Moonlight And Roses – Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra / Helen Clark & Joseph A. Phillips, v.
Helen Gone – Vincent Rose and His Montmartre Orchestra / Bobby "Buddy" Burns, v.
Bull Fiddle Rag – Midnight Rounders
Atlanta Rag – Cow Cow Davenport
Now (sic) Goody Dust – Rag – Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
Find Me At The Greasy Spoon – Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra / Coot Grant & Kid Wilson, v.
Greasy Greens – Bumble Bee Slim
Take It Easy, Greasy – Lil Johnson
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Rapidly Rotating Records is now in the lineup of YesterYear Radio at WYYR.com. RRR is heard each Tuesday evening at 10 Eastern / 7 Pacific following David Miller's "Swinging Down the Lane." Click in to WYYR.com for some great big band programming.