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 Rapidly Rotating Records, we're going to celebrate the birthdays of Earl Carroll and Chick Bullock. We'll also enjoy some apples and gravy–separately, not together), and hear from some cats. As always, just click on the link below to instantly listen streaming online and/or download the show. Your comments, topic suggestions and requests are always welcome. Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Chick Bullock
Junk Man – Todd Rollins AHO / Chick Bullock, v.
Swaller-Tail Coat – Clarence Williams AHO / Chick Bullock, v,
May I? – Dorsey Brothers Orchestra (Credites as Bob Snyder AHO) / Chick Bullock, v.
Segment 2: Apples
Stealin' Apples – Fletcher Henderson AHO
Apple Blossoms – The Music Makers (BBC Dance Orchestra Directed by Henry Hall)
Adam's Apple – Jimmy Blythe's Washboard Ragamuffins
Segment 3: Me-Ow!
The Cat – Isham Jones AHO
Tom Cat – King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band
Wild Cat – Joe Venuti and Eddie Lang
Segment 4: Gravy
Low Gravy – Jelly Roll Morton and His Red Hot Peppers
Pork Chops And Gravy – Ink Spots
Bread And Gravy – Ethel Waters
Ham Gravy – Thomas Morris and His Seven Hot Babies / Mikie Jackson, v.
Segment 5: Earl Carroll
Pretty Peggy – The Columbians
It's Always Orange Day In California – The Peerless Quartet
Pardon The Glove – Don Voorhees and His Earl Carroll's "Vanities" Orchestra
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