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 there are no birthday tributes, but we will be going up on the roof, we'll play some "sizzling" tunes, play the mandolin, have a "heavy"set and do some plowing.
As always, just click on the link above 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 by posting a comment here on the website or on our Facebook page.
Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Roof
Tin Roof Blues – Ted Lewis and His Band
Steel Roof – The Six Blue Chips
The Rooftop Serenade – Ted Weems AHO / Didley Fosdick, Country Washburn, Elmo Tanner, v.
Tootin' Through The Roof – Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
Segment 2: Sizzlin'
Sizzling The Blues – Monk Hazel and His Bienville Roof Orchestra
Somebody Stole My Gal – The Sizzlers
"Sizzling" One Step Medley – Frankie Trumbauer AHO / Johnny Mercer and The Nitecaps, v.
Segment 3: Mandolin
The Man With The Mandolin – Wayne King AHO / Wayne King Trio, v,
Lady Play Your Mandolin – Nick Lucas and His Crooning Troubadors
Mandolin King Rag – Hensley and Taylor
Segment 4: Heavy
Mississippi Heavy Water Blues – Barbecue Bob
Hot And Heavy – Jack Payne and His BBC Dance Orchestra
I've Got A Heavy date – "Stuff" Smith and His Onyx Club Boys
Segment 5: Plow
Song Of The Plow – Alex Hill and His Hollywood Sepains / Alex Hill, v.
Got The Farm Land Blues – Carolina Tar Heels / Garley Foster, v.
Plow Boy Hop – Grinnel Giggers
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