Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Wall-Of-Soundalikes [Podcast]

Wall-Of-Soundalikes [The Best Records, Phil Spector Never Produced!]•
I’ve totally gone 180 degrees here, but I know I have friends of the show that DO prefer 60s pop over 50s country–so you boppers and honky tonkers can take a break and go out and enjoy the Spring–haha!

This time were are doing records by those who were influenced by Phil Spector’s Wall-Of-Sound productions–many of these folks were actually watching Phil and taking notes [Sonny Bono, Brian Wilson, Nino Tempo etc..]…even Berry Gordy observed so we have an hours’ worth of delights by The Beach Boys, Sonny & Cher, The Four Tops, Ruby and the Romantics, Kane and Abel, Clydie King, The Dreamlovers. and others

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Podcast-What...You Bought More "Rekkids"??

WHat??? You Bought More “Rekkids”??•
This is what I’ve come up with in the last six months or so–it ain’t all of what I got but some nice examples–mostly hillbilly and rockabilly but also a few odd-ball pieces

45 RPM doughnuts by Gene Henslee, Mickey & Sylvia, Al Runyon, Slim Whitman, Rex [aka Orval] Prophet, Jim Boyd, Hayden Thompson, The Fleetwoods [ya gotta be kiddin’[, Tom Jones [oh my he’s really lost it..but’s an early Joe Meek production–oh ok it OUGHTA BE AT LEAST HALF-WAY GOOD!!] and more stuffffffffff

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Thursday, April 23, 2009

Three Stooges-Pop Goes The Easel [1935]

Look at the grouse!!!!

Monday, April 20, 2009

Carl Perkins- Your True Love

Classic rockin' from the Ranch Party Show [1957]

Friday, April 17, 2009

Remembering Eddie Cochran

April 17th 1960---A sad day in rock n roll history-while the world was still mourning the deaths of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valenas and the Big Bopper- [not to mention the recently departed Jesse Belvin]. Eddie was killed in a car wrck en route to the London airport that was to take him back to the US from a highly successful UK tour.

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Johnny Cash-Get Rhythm-remix

I don't know if I cna handle this or not..Johnny Cash hip hop????

Monday, April 13, 2009

Smile Darn Ya Smile [1932] Merrie Melodies Cartoon

Here's a nice early cartoon for you to watch and enjoy...
An early Merrie Melodies cartoon

Sunday, April 12, 2009

He Arose From The Dead-Blind Lemon Jefferson

A perfect song for this Easter Sunday

Friday, April 10, 2009

Blind Willie Johnson-Let Your Light Shine ON Me

Excellent gospel performance from 1929

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Mississippi Fred McDowell-Goin Down To The River

I love this cat!!!--jsut gettin' down accoustically

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Podcast-Gospel Roots

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This is a show I put together for Easter Week. I lik the early gospel sounds anyway, so I may do more in the future. There is both black and white gospel–with a rural flavor.

artists include The Browns Ferry Four, SIster O M Terrell, Carl Smith, Lil’ McClintock, Eddie Head, Reno & Smiley, The Radio Four, and a triple shot of Brother Claude Ely.

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Sunday, April 5, 2009

Get Hip Baby - R & B 45 Spinout-Podcast

Get Hip Baby-R & B 45 Spinout•
OOOOOOH got me some good stuff to lay on ya now….spinnin’ some great rockin’ R & B, and Doo Wop 45s from all your faves like Wilbert Harrison, Elmore James, The Penguins, The Five Keys, Wild Jimy Spruell, and a very very early Isley Brothers pounder from 1957!!

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Friday, April 3, 2009

Three Stooges-Half Wits Holiday [1947]

This was the last Three Stooges filmn with Curly who suffered a stoke at the completion of filming.

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Slim Whitman--April Fools Day

Just to make everyone crazy on this day...