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 edition of the show we're going to commemorate a couple of "national" days, celebrate the birthdays of Harry Reser and Charley Straight and play some cardiac songs. As always, simply click on the link below to listen streaming online and/or download. And your feedback, requests and topic suggestions are always welcome.
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: National Blame Someone Else Day
Blame It On The Waltz – Edwin J. McEnelly's Orchestra / Henry Burr, v.
Bon't Blame Me – Joseph Wagstaff
Maybe I'm To Blame – Earl Hines AHO / Valaida Snow, v.
I Ain't Gonna Blame It On The Blues – Harlem Trio
Segment 2: National Nothing Day
Nothin' – Nat Shilkret AHO / Gene Austin, v.
Nothing Could Be Sweeter – The Troubadors
Nothing But – The Goergians
Segment 3: Cardiac
My Heart Stood Still – Harry Archer AHO / Scrappy Lambert, Billy Hillpot, Ed Smalle, v.
My Heart Is Bluer Than Your Eyes – Nat SHilkret & The Victor Orchestra / Don Howard, v.
You Gave Me Your Heart (So I Gave You Mine) – The Happy Six
Segment 4: Harry Reser
Blue Bonnet, You Make Me Feel Blue – Tuxedo Orchestra (Harry Reser) / Lester O'Keefe, v.
Yours With Love And Kisses – Fleetwood Orchestra / Tom Stacks, v.
Trainin' The Fingers – Harry Reser, Banjo
Segment 5: Charley Straight
Hi-Diddle-Diddle – Charley Straight and His Rendezvous Orchestra / Hannah Williams and Dorothy Williams, v.
Nesting Time – Charley Straight AHO / Keller Sisters & Lynch, v.
That's What I Call Keen – Charley Straight AHO / Frank Sylvano, v.
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