8/17/2009 Bop Street

 

BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut. Today marks the 66th Anniversary of the Birth of the Twin Cities Own Blues Immortal DAVE RAY--Most of Hour 3 of today's show is given over to 'SNAKER's' Musical Legacy. Also, Kansas City Style Birthdays for The Kid From Red Bank COUNT BASIE and Blues Shouters JIMMY WITHERSPOON and WALTER BROWN; Jazz Trombone Pioneer JACK TEAGARDEN; From the Realm of Vocal Group Harmony: The Ill-Fated RUDY LEWIS of the Drifters, SONNY TIL of the ORIOLES, and Our Own LEONARD PUZEY of the Ravens; Louis Prima's Right Hand Man SAM BUTERA; Black Moses Himself ISAAC HAYES; ROBERT PLANT of Led Zep Infamy; Bluesmen JOHN LEE HOOKER and LITTLE SON JACKSON; as well as Remembering the late LES PAUL.

Playlist Tracks: 
Sam Butera - Bim Bam
Album: Wild, Cool and Swingin'; Label: Capitol
Sam Butera - Night Train
Album: Wild, Cool and Swingin'; Label: Capitol
Wynona Carr - Touch and Go
Album: Jump, Jack, Jump!; Label: Specialty
Count Basie w/Joe Williams, vocal - Every Day I Have the Blues
Album: Count Basie and Joe Williams: Compact Jazz; Label: Verve
Little Walter - Confessin' the blues
Album: The Essential Little Walter; Label: MCA/Chess
Jay McShann w/Walter Brown, vocal - Confessin' the Blues
Album: Blues From Kansas City; Label: MCA
Jimmy Witherspoon - Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good to You
Album: Goin' to Kansas City; Label: RCA
Bud Freeman w/Jack Teagarden, vocal - Jack Hits the Road
Album: Chicago/Austin High School in Hi-Fi; Label: RCA
Bud Freeman w/Jack Teagarden, vocal - I Cover the Waterfront
Album: Chicago/Austin High School in Hi-Fi; Label: RCA
Sonny Til and the Orioles - Crying in the Chapel
Album: The DooWop Box; Label: Rhino
The Ravens w/Leonard Puzey, lead vocal - Be I Bumble Bee or Not
Album: The Ravens: Their Complete National Recordings; Label: Savoy
Illinois Jacquet - Adam's Alley
Album: The Black Velvet Band; Label: RCA
The Drifters w/Rudy Lewis, lead vocal - Some Kind of Wonderful
Album: Up On the Roof; Label: Westside/Atlantic (UK)
Maxine Brown - Since I Found You
Album: Oh, No, Not My Baby: The Best of Maxine Brown; Label: ACE
The Drifters w/Rudy Lewis, lead vocal - Rat Race
Album: Up On the Roof; Label: Westside/Atlantic (UK)
The Crystals - Uptown
Album: The Best of; Label: ABKco
Isaac Hayes - Theme From Shaft
Album: The Complete STAX/VOLT Singles Vol 2; Label: Fantasy/STAX
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Fortune Teller
Album: Raising Sand; Label: Rounder
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Gone Gone Gone (Done Moved On)
Album: Raising Sand; Label: Rounder
The Everly Brothers - Gone Gone Gone (Done Moved On)
Album: Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers on Warner Brothers; Label: WEA
Les Paul and Mary Ford - Send Me Some Money
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol
Les Paul and Mary Ford - In the Mood
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol
Les Paul and Mary Ford - The World is Waiting For the Sunrise
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol
Stan Freeberg - The World is Waiting For the Sunrise
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol
Les Paul and Mary Ford - How High the Moon
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol
Sam Butera - Boulevard of Broken Dreams/Fever
Album: Wild, Cool and Swingin'; Label: Capitol
Louis Prima - Buona Sera
Album: Ultra Lounge; Label: Capitol
Koerner, Ray and Glover - Linin' Track
Album: Blues, Rags and Hollers; Label: Electra LP
Dave Ray - Kiddeo
Album: Snake Eyes; Label: TimKerr
Ray and Glover - Blow Wind Blow
Album: Sunrise; Label: self published
Bonnie Raitt - Write Me a Few of Your Lines/Kokomo Blues
Album: Takin' My Time; Label: Warner/Reprise
Lil' Son Jackson - Rockin' and Rollin'
Album: The Complete Imperial Recordings; Label: EMI
B.B. King - Rock Me Baby
Album: The Best of the KENT Singles 1958-1971; Label: ACE
John Lee Hooker - Sugar Mama
Album: His Best Chess Sides; Label: MCA/Chess
Ray and Glover - Big Road Blues
Album: Picture Has Faded; Label: TimKerr
6L6 w/Dave Ray - Mystery Train
Album: A Hollowbody Experience; Label: self published
Koerner, Ray and Glover - With Body and Soul
Album: One Foot in the Groove; Label: TimKerr
Ray and Glover - Temple's Cure
Album: Picture Has Faded; Label: TimKerr
Ray and Glover - Catfish Blues
Album: Ashes in my Whiskey; Label: Rough Trade
Dakota Dave Hull - Snaker's Gone
Album: The Loyalty Waltz; Label: Arabica
Dave Ray - If It's Really Got to be This Way
Album: Snake Eyes; Label: TimKerr
Program: 
Air Date: 
August 17, 2009
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