7/22/2010 Rocket Ship Ska Trip

 

7/22 in a nutshell...
Welcome, skassengers, to another annual Neil Armstrong commemorative Skank On The Moon! As this aired a couple of days past the formal anniversary, we didn't adhere _too_ strictly to the format this year (Giuliano Palma's Beatles cover I'll Get You, f'rinstance), and Sherwood B. Funn spent a good portion of his hour taking us all record shopping (in a bar, yet!) but there's still enough lunar lunacy here to tide us over until next July's BIG 4-2 (not to mention My Instro Lollipop... well, actually Marty Gold's).

Playlist Tracks: 
Tommy McCook with Baba Brooks Band - Rocket Ship (same recording that's on Intensified!, but sourcing the cut to its original label... with my show-opener chatter still intact.)
Album: 45; Label: Treasure Isle
Derrick Morgan - The Moon
Album: 45; Label: Blue Beat
Prince Buster - Everybody Ska
Album: 45; Label: Stateside
Tommy McCook - Out of Space
Album: v.a. Monkey Ska; Label: Trojan
Derrick Morgan - Leave Earth
Album: 45; Label: Blue Beat
Roland Alphonso Karl McClaughing - Straighten Up and Fly Right
Album: v.a. Skatalites friends - Phoenix City; Label: Trojan
Llans Thelwell his Celestials - Golden Horns
Album: Llans Plays It All; Label: Wirl
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - 60Hz. Ska
Album: It's One Of Ours; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Roland Alphonso - I Only Have Eyes for You
Album: 45; Label: blank label; likely Studio 1 or affiliate
Spanishtown Ska Beats - Stop That Train
Album: 45; Label: Blue Beat
The Skatalites - Russian Ska Fever
Album: 45; Label: Studio 1 (also on RolandoPowie
The Liptones - Moon Ska
Album: ...in English; Label: AMTY-808
The Butlers - Thunderball
Album: Wanja's Choice; Label: Grover
Col. Elliott the Lunatics - Guns of the Martian Giants
Album: Interstellar Reggae Drive; Label: Trojan
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Disjointed
Album: It's One Of Ours; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Giuliano Palma the Bluebeaters - I'll Get You
Album: Boogaloo; Label: Universal/V2
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - 5 Fingers of Ska
Album: It's One Of Ours; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The Determinations - Ska Champion
Album: Ska Champion; Label: Olive Disk
Pressure Cooker - Space: 1999
Album: I Want to Tell You; Label: pressurecooker . net
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Sherwood's Planet
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Francis Bay - Paradise
Album: 45; Label: Philips
Hugo Luigi - Yalaloo
Album: 45; Label: RCA
Mutant Frogs (not as bumper) - Lymedison
Album: It's One Of Ours; Label: Skankworks/IMT
David Carroll - The Blue Scarecrow
Album: 45; Label: Mercury
Ted Heath - Theme from Dangerman
Album: 45; Label: London
Edmundo Ros - Opportunity Calypso
Album: 45 ep; Label: London
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - M.F. Bumps
Album: It's One Of Ours [; Label: Skankworks/IMT
David Rose - Flavia
Album: 45; Label: MGM
David Rose - Captain's Paradise
Album: different 45; Label: MGM
Stan Kenton - Trajectories
Album: innovations in modern music 3x45 box set; Label: Capitol
Art Mooney - Somebody Stole My Muchacha
Album: 45; Label: MGM
Glenn Miller Orch. under the direction of Buddy DeFranco - Shangri-La
Album: 45; Label: RCA
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Lunar Lily Pad
Album: It's One Of Ours [; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Frank Comstock - Deep Night
Album: Project: Comstock - Music from Outer Space; Label: WB
Raymond Scott - The Cow Jumped Over the Moon
Album: Secret 7 - The Unexpected; Label: Top Rank Int'l., orig. vinyl; Basta, cd reissue
Tokyo Jihen - Boutoumin
Album: Variety; Label: EMI/Virgin
Russ Garcia - Moon Rise
Album: Fantastica; Label: Liberty, orig. vinyl; Basta, cd reissue
Pete Rugolo - Come Back Little Rocket
Album: Rugolovations; Label: Jasmine
Billy May - Orchids in the Moonlight
Album: Big Band Bash; Label: Capitol
Jimmie Haskell - Moonlight Cha Cha
Album: Count Down!; Label: Imperial
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - One for Freetime
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
St. Petersburg Ska-Jazz Review - Old Devil Moon
Album: Too Good to Be True; Label: Megalith
The Slackers - Tool Shed
Album: The Great Rocksteady Swindle; Label: Hellcat
Lester Sterling - Zigaloo
Album: v.a. The Producer Series - Clement Coxsone Dodd - Musical Fever; Label: Trojan
Jackie Mittoo - Got My Boogaloo
Album: v.a. Catch This Beat; Label: Island
Marty Gold - My Boy Lollipop
Album: In a Young Mood; Label: RCA
The Skatalites - Ball of Fire
Album: Ball of Fire; Label: Island Jamaica Jazz
Casino Royale - Skaravan Petrol (tt)
Album: 12 45 ep; Label: Kono
The Oldians - Moon River
Album: Old Secrets; Label: Liquidator-Redstar73
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orch. - Mekureta Orange
Album: Stompin' on Down Beat Alley; Label: Cutting Edge
Mass. Hysteria - Cheap Thrills
Album: mistress and men; Label: Primary Voltage
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - (most of) The Great UFO Crash of '47
Album: It's One Of Ours; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) SKAndalous All Stars - (excerpt) The End
Album: Age of Insects; Label: Shanachie
Air Date: 
July 22, 2010

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