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 take a musical trip south of the border, we'll do some digging, hear some cardiac songs and celebrate the birthday of Charley Straight. 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.
Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Tia Juana
In Old Tia Juana – Lou Gold AHO / Irving Kaufman, v.
Tia Juana – Wolverine Orchestra
The Tia Juana Trot – Hollywood Night Owls
Segment 2: Gold Diggers
The Gold Digger (Dig A Little Deeper) – Charles Dornberger Orchestra
The Gold Diggers Song (We're In The Money) – Ted Lewis and His Band / Ted Lewis, v.
Gold Digger Stomp – Joe Herlihy AHO
Segment 3: Heart
The Sun's In My Heart – Gene Kardos AHO / Dick Robertson, v.
Heaven In My Heart – George Hall and His Taft Hotel Orchetra / Dolly Dawn, v.
Hell In My Heart – Jimmie Noone AHO / Teddy Simmons, v.
What Goes On Here In My Heart – Dick Jurgens AHO / Eddy Howard, v.
Segment 4: Miscellaneous
Good News – Ben Selvin AHO / Franklyn Baur, v.
Things Are Looking Up – Ray Noble AHO / Fred Astaire, v.
All God's Chillun Got Rhythm – Nat Gonella and His Georgians
Segment 5: Charley Straight
Easy Melody – Charley Straight AHO
Pretty Lips – Night Club Orchestra / Tom Stacks, v.
That's What I Call Keen – Charley Straight AHO / Frank Sylvano, 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