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 the show, we're going to start at the beginning, get tired, have some thrills, ask why and have the last word. 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. Your comments, requests and topic suggestions are always welcome. What is your favorite record on this week's show??
Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Start
Start The Day Right – Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians / Carmen Lombardo, Fred Higgins, Lawrence Owens, v.
Start The Band – Ted Lewis and His Band / Ted Lewis, v.
They All Start Whistling Mary – Jack Payne and His Band / Leslie Holmes, v.
Segment 2: Last Word
Those Were The Very Last Words He Said – Joe & Zeb Gaunt (Arthur Fields & Fred Hall)
He's The Last Word – Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra / Scrappy Lambert & Billy Hillpot, v.
You're The Last Word In Love – Gray Gordon and His Tic-Toc Orchestra / Betty Lane, v.
Segment 3: Why Should I…
Why Should I Believe In You? – Scranton Sirens Orchestra
Why Should I Cry About One Sweetie? – Original Memphis Five
Why Should I Feel Lonely? – George Fisher and His Kit-Kat Band
Why Should I Cry For You – Joseph Robichaux and His New Orleans Rhythm Boys
Segment 4: Tired
Too Tired – Jan Garber AHO
So Tired – Jean GOldkette AHO / Hoagy Carmichael, v.
I'm Tired Of Everything But You – Ben Selvin AHO
Tired Of It All – Don Bestor AHO / Beil Buckley, v.
Segment 5: Thrills
Thrill Me – Henry Busse Orchestra / Richard Barry, v.
Thrills – Nathan Glantz Orchestra
Thrilled – Jack Shilkret AHO / Dick Robertson, v.
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