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'll have some nonsense and celebrate the birthdays of Arthur Johnston, Mel Stitzel, Ace Brigode and Al Bowlly. Once again, a number of records on this edition of the show are making their RRR debut. As always, just click on the link below to listen streaming online and/or download the show.
Best wishes to all my listeners for a safe, healthy, happy and exceptionally prosperous New Year! Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Arthur Johnston
It's The Natural Thing To Do – Brian Lawrance and His Lansdowne Orchestra
The Spell Of The Blues – Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians
Live And Love Tonight – Johnny Green AHO / Howard Phillips, v.
Segment 2: Ace Brigode
Dream Daddy – Ace Brigode and His Ten Virginians
Never Again – Ace Brigode and His Fourteen Virginians
Why Aren't Yes Eatin' More Oranges? – Ace Brigode and His Fourteen Virginians / Lou Allen & Fred Brohez, v.
Segment 3: Nonsense
Nonsense – Carson Robison's Madcaps
Sing A Song Of Nonsense – Dolly Dawn and Her Dawn Patrol
A Horse Ain't Got Much Sense – Kay Kyser AHO / Sully Mason & Ish Kabibble, v.
Segment 4: Mel Stitzel
Doodle Doo Doo – Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra
Jackass Blues – Thomas Morris and His Seven Hot Babies
The Chant – Jelly Roll Morton and His Red Hot Peppers
Segment 5: Al Bowlly
All Over Italy (They Sing So Prettily) – Ray Nobles AHO / Al Bowlly & Ray Noble, v.
Unless – Ray Noble AHO / Al Bowlly, v.
Hiawatha's Lullaby – Ray Noble AHO / Al Bowlly, v.
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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.