Welcome to "Rapidly Rotating Records," Glenn Robison's weekly, one hour radio program of "toe-tapping music from rapidly rotating 78RPM 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 show, we're going to rock out with a vocabulary lesson, celebrate William McKinney's birthday, have a visit from Santa Claus, trot out some foxes and try to break a bad habit.
As always, just click on the link below to instantly listen streaming online and/or download the show. A number of records are making their RRR debut and your comments, topic suggestions and requests are always welcome. Let us know what your favorite record is this week.
Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Saxicolous
Rock And Gravel – Syd Valentine's Patent Leather Kids
On The Sunny Side Of The Rockies – The Girls of the Golden West
Jimmy's Rocks – Jimmy Yancey
Segment 2: William McKinney
Milenberg Joys – McKinney's Cotton Pickers
Wherever There's A Will There's A Way (My Baby) – McKinney's Cotton Pickers / Don Redman, v.
Hullalaboo – McKinney's Cotton Pickers / George "Buddy" Lee, v.
Segment 3: Santa Claus
Don't Think I'm Santa Claus – Lil McLintock
Papa Ain't No Santa Claus (And Mama Ain't No Christmas Tree) – Butterbeans & Susie
Santa Claus Blues – Blue Rhythm Orchestra
Segment 4: Island Fox
The Little Red Fox – Dick Jurgen AHO / Ronnie Kemper, v.
Ultrafox – Django Reinhardt and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France
Red Fox Trot – Rudy Weidoeft's Palace Trio
Segment 5: Smoking
The Smoking Habit – Arthur's Camp Boys
Smoke Shop Drag – Junie C. Cobb and His Grains of Corn
Smoke Dreams – Johnny Hamp AHO / Johnny McAfee, v.
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