12/28/2009 Bop Street


A NEW YEARS COUNTDOWN along with BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE For the Godfather of West Coast Rhythm and Blues Himself JOHHNY OTIS, That Wild Man with the Square Guitar BO DIDDLEY, YOUNG JESSIE, The Human Echo Chamber CLARENCE PALMER, and Our Hero SLIM GAILLARD who serenades us in languages known only unto himself......

Playlist Tracks: 
Johhny Otis - All Night Long
Album: The Original Johnny Otis Show; Label: Savoy
Big Mama Thornton w/Johnny Otis and his Orchestra - Rock-A-Bye Baby
Album: Hound Dog; Label: MCA
Young Jessie - Mary Lou
Album: I'm Gone: The Legendary Modern Recordings; Label: ACE (UK)
Ray Charles - Mary Ann
Album: The Birth of Soul; Label: Atlantic
Young Jessie - Hit, Git and Split
Album: Juke Box RB; Label: Virgin/Flair
Young Jessie - Hot Dog
Album: I'm Gone: The Legendary Modern Recordings; Label: ACE (UK)
Elvis Presley - Hot Dog
Album: The Complete 1950s Masters; Label: RCA
Roy Hamilton - I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Cry (Over You)
Album: You'll Never Walk Alone/Golden Boy; Label: Collectables
Johnny Ace - Pledging My Love
Album: Memorial Album; Label: MCA
Dave Ray and Tony Glover - Mad at the Fatman
Album: 33 1/3 RPM Single; Label: TimKerr
Charles Brown - Merry Christmas Baby
Album: Charles Brown's Cool Christmas Blues; Label: Bullseye Blues
Little Esther w/Johnny Otis and his Orchestra - I'm a Bad, Bad Girl
Album: I Paid My Dues; Label: Proper (UK)
Clarence Palmer and the Jive Bombers - Bad Boy
Album: Bad Boy; Label: Savoy LP
Johnny Otis - Good Golly
Album: The Capitol Years; Label: Capitol
Little Richard - Good Golly, Miss Molly
Album: The Essential Little Richard; Label: Specialty
The Coasters - Gee Golly
Album: The Coasters; Label: Atlantic/Sequel (UK)
Little Esther and Mel Walker w/Johnny Otis and his Orchestra - Wedding Boogie
Album: I Paid My Dues; Label: Proper (UK)
Johnny Otis - Harlem Nocturne
Album: The Original Johnny Otis Show; Label: Savoy
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra - Arabesque Cookie
Album: Three Suites; Label: Columbia
Johnny Otis - Willie and the Hand Jive
Album: THe Capitol Years; Label: Capitol
Buddy Holly - Not Fade Away
Album: The Buddy Holly Story; Label: MCA
Bo Diddley - Bo Diddley
Album: His Best; Label: MCA/Chess
Bo Diddley - Bo Diddley is Loose
Album: 500% More Man; Label: Telstar/Checker (UK)
The Rolling Stones - Mona
Album: The Rolling Stones, Now!; Label: ABKco
Bo Diddley - I'm Alright
Album: Bo Diddley's Beach Party; Label: Chess LP
Bo Diddley - Prisoner of Love
Album: Bo Diddley is a Gunslinger; Label: MCA/Chess
James Brown - Prisoner of Love
Album: 50th Anniversary Collection; Label: Polydor
Billy Eckstine - Prisoner of Love
Album: Mr B and Band; Label: Savoy
Louis Armstrong and the Mills Brothers - Flat Foot Floogie
Album: The Complete DECCA Sessions; Label: Mosaic
Mel Torme - Tutti Frutti
Album: The Velvet Fog; Label: Vocalion LP
The Orlons - Cement Mixer (Putti Putti)
Album: The best of the Orlons; Label: ABKco
Slim Gaillard - Laughing in Rhythm
Album: Laughing in Rhythm; Label: Verve
Slim Gaillard - Serenade to a Poodle
Album: Laughing in Rhythm; Label: Verve
Slim Gaillard - Yip Roc Heresy
Album: Slim Gaillard 1947-1951; Label: Classics (Fr)
Ella Fitzgerald - Blue Moon
Album: Rodgers and Hart Songbook; Label: Verve
Nat King Cole - Blue Moon
Album: The Billy May Sessions; Label: Capitol
Slim Gaillard - This 'His' My Song
Album: Slim GAillard 1951-1953; Label: Classics (FR)
Jo Stafford - Moonlight in Vermont
Album: Happy Holidays/I love the Winter Weather; Label: Corinthian
Johnny Smith - Moonlight in Vermont
Album: Moonlight in Vermont; Label: Roulette Jazz
Willie Nelson - Moonlight in Vermont
Album: Stardust; Label: Columbia
Nancy Wilson - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve
Album: Let It Snow!; Label: Capitol
Charles Brown - Ringing In a Brand New Year
Album: Charles Brown's Cool Christmas; Label: Bullseye Blues
Air Date: 
December 28, 2009