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.
This week's edition of the show is SUPER, even though it has nothing whatsoever to do with football. We're going to take a walk and celebrate the birthdays of Isham Jones, Clarence Gaskill and Eddie Cantor. 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: Name Game
Dolores – Six Jumping Jacks / Tom Stacks, v.
Olga – King Oliver AHO
Fussy Mabel – Jelly Roll Morton and His Red Hot Peppers
Not Yet, Suzette – Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra
Segment 2: Go for a Walk
Would You Like To Take A Walk? – The Society Serenaders (Stan Greening / Dan Donovan, v.
Let's Take A Walk Around The Block – Richard Himber and His Ritz-Carlton Orchestra / Joey Nash, v.
Walk That Thing – Charlie Johnson and His Paradise Band
Segment 3: Isham Jones
Why Couldn't It Be Poor Little Me – Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra
Let That Be A Lesson To You – Ray Starita and His Ambassadors / Elsie Carlisle, v.
Kaintucky – California Ramblers
Segment 4: Clarence Gaskill
I'm Wild About Horns On Automobiles – Billy Hays AHO / Peter Moore, v.
I Can't Believe You're In Love With Me – Johnny Marvin
Minnie The Moocher – King Carter and His Royal Orchestra / Dick Rogers (Dick Robertson), v.
Segment 5: Eddie Cantor
Dixie Made Us Jazz Band Mad – Eddie Cantor
Look What You've Done – Edie Cantor
Those Star-Spangled Nights In Dixieland – Frank Westphal AHO
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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.