Welcome to Rapidly Rotating Records, bringing you vintage music to which you can’t *not* tap your toes, from rapidly rotating 78RPM records of the 1920s and’30s.
This week, it’s another “One Thing In Common” edition of the show. We’ve got 15 very diverse records including one make in Helsinki, Finland in 1939, a record made in Paris and one of a Rachmaninoff tune, but all of the records on this show have one thing in common. You’ll find out at the end what that commonality is, but as a hint, it has nothing to do with the composers, artists, labels or dates, but everything to do with the song titles. Per usual, there are at least a couple of records making their RRR debut. If you enjoy the show, please let us know by leaving a comment on the website or the Facebook page or sending an email. And remember, your requests and topic segments are always welcome. As always, just click on the link below to instantly listen streaming online and/or download the show.
Enjoy the show!
Here’s the complete playlist:
Shall We Dance – Paul Whiteman AHO
Let Yourself Go – Ray Noble AHO / Al Bowlly, v.
Cheek To Cheek – Frank Dailey and His MEadowbrook Orchestra / Howard Dulany, v.
Night And Day – Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grapelli and the QHCF
Caravan – Bunny Berigan AHO
I’m No Angel – Gus Arnheim AHO / Shirley Ross, v.
Jeepers Creepers – Bruno Laako and Lepakot Orchestra (Dallapé) / Bruno Laako, v.
What Is This Thing Called Love? – Ben Bernie AHO / Pat Kennedy, v.
Anything Goes – Patrick et son Orchestre de danse
Nobody Cares If I’m Blue – Johnny Hamp’s Kentucky Serenaders / Frank Luther, v.
The Broken Record – Wingy Manone AHO
Hot Lips – Bill Brown and His Brownies
The Way You Look Tonight – Arthur Tracy
Blue Moments – Will Osborne AHO / Will Osborne, v.
Prelude – Eddie Lang
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