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.
On this week’s edition of Rapidly Rotating Records, we’ll do some wishing, perform some functions, have a canis lupus (wolf) segment, a princely segment and some adorable songs. 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:
Segment 1: Functions
Sugar Hill Function – Henry Allen, Jr. AHO
Saturday Night Function – Sonny Greer and His Memphis Men
Rug Cutter’s Function – Lil Johnson
Segment 2: I wish I had…
I Wish I Had A Girl – Billy Murray
I Wish I Had You – Fats Waller and His Rhythm / Fats Waller, v.
I Wish I Had My Old Gal Back Again – Bar Harbor Society Orchestra / Irving Kaufman, v.
Segment 3: Canis Lupus
Wolf River Blues – Cannon’s Jug Stomper / Hosea Woods, v.
Lone Wolf Blues – Oscar “Buddy” Woods
The Wolf Wobble – Joe Venuti’s Rhythm Boys
Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf – Dick Himber and His Essex House Orchestra w/Novelty Choruses
Segment 4: Princes
Prince Of Wails – Elmer Schoebel and His Friars Society Orchestra
Prince Charming – Wayne King AHO
When A Prince Of A Fella Meets A Cinderella – Bunny Berigan AHO / Jayne Dover, v.
Segment 5: Adoration
Adoree – Herb Gordon’s Hotel Adelphia Whispering Orchestra
I Adore You – Fats Waller and His Rhythm / Fats Waller, v.
Adoration – Gene Goldkette AHO
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