Welcome to Rapidly Rotating Records, bringing you vintage music to which you can’t *not* tap your toes, from rapidly rotating 78 RPM records of the 1920s and’30s.
On this week’s brand new edition of Rapidly Rotating Records, we’ll roll merrily along as we celebrate the birthdays of Murray Mencher and Frank Guarente. We’re also going to harvest some timber, do some tumbling and have a grammar lesson. And, more than one of the records on tonight’s show is making it’s Rapidly Rotating Records debut.
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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 by posting a comment to the website or to our Facebook page.
Enjoy the show!
Here’s the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Murray Mencher
Under Your Pillow Tonight – Smith Ballew Orchestra / Smith Ballew, v.
I’m Waiting By The Silv’ry Rio Grande – The Cavaliers
Ro-Ro-Rollin’ Along – Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra / Irving Kaufman, v.
Let’s Swing It – Wingy Manone AHO / Wingy Manone, v.
Segment 2: Tumbling
When The Leaves Come Tumbling Down – Clyde Doerr AHO
Barnyard Tumble – Bill Carlisle
When My Stocks Come Tumbling Down – Fields and Hall
Segment 3: Timber!
Timber – Mal Hallet AHO / Jerry Perkins, v.
(Way Out There In) Tall Timber – Willard Robison
Would You Be Happy? – The Lumberjacks
Segment 4: Grammar
You’ll Never Get Nowhere Holding Hands – Harry Reser’s Six Jumping Jacks / Tom Stacks, v.
Yes She Do (No She Don’t) – California Ramblers / Ed Kirkeby & Band, v.
Pass Out Lightly (There Ain’t Nothin’ To It) – Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra
Segment 5: Frank Guarente
Don’t Mind The Rain – The Georgians / Blossom Seeley, v.
Lonely Acres – Frank Guarente’s World Known Georgians
Sweethearts On Parade – Frank Guarente AHO
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