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’re going to pair some things together, do some flirting, do some swinging, do some smiling and celebrate some birthdays. And, there are several 78RPM records making their Rapidly Rotating Records debut on tonight’s show.
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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: Pairings
The Birds And The Saxophone – Sibyl Sanderson Fagan
The Cradle And The Music Box – Green Brothers Novelty Orchestra / Jack Parker, v.
The Owl And The Pussycat – Orchestra Directed by Victor Hely-Hutchinson / Stuart Robertson, v.
The Cat And The Canary – Kaplan’s Melodists
Segment 2: Flirting
The Woodland Flirt (A Bird Flirtation) – Sybil Sanderson Fagan
They Say It Is Sinful To Flirt – Delmore Brothers
I’m Flirting With You, Yoo Hoo! – Lou Gold AHO
Segment 3: Swing It!
Let’s Swing It – Ray Noble AHO / The Freshmen, v.
Swing It, Sister – The Mills Brothers
The Madam Swings It – Gene Krupa AHO
Segment 4: World Smile Day
Smile, Darn Ya, Smile – Bar-X Cowboys
Look Up And Smile – Green Brothers Novelty Band / Arthur Fields, v.
Scatter Your Smiles – Vincent Lopez and His Casa Lopez Orchestra / Irving Kaufman, v.
Segment 5: Birthdays
Hoops – Leo Reisman AHO / Fred & Adele Astaire, v.
Give Yourself A Pat On The Back – Paul’s Novelty Orchestra / Frank Luther, v.
Pretty, So Pretty – Wally Edwards AHO / Wally Edwards, v.
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