3/7/2011 Bop Street


BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for Louis Prima's Partner-in-Song KEELY SMITH, SYLVIA VANDERPOOL of Mickey and Sylvia infamy, and New Orleans' Own LLOYD PRICE. HOUR TWO takes us to the Crescent City herrself for MARDI GRAS on BOPSTREET/CARNIVAL IN VOUT

Playlist Tracks: 
Louis Prima - Jump, Jive and Wail
Album: Capitol Collectors Series; Label: Capitol
Louis Prima and Keely Smith - That Old Black Magic
Album: Louis and Keely's Greatest Hits; Label: Capitol
Keely Smith - What Is This Thing Called Love?
Album: The Capitol Recordings; Label: Bear Family (Ger)
Louis Prima and Keely Smith - Let's Get Away From it All
Album: Together; Label: DOT/Jasmine (UK)
Lloyd Price - Personality
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: MCA
The Medallions - The Letter
Album: Speedin'; Label: ACE (UK)
The Jacks - Why Don't You Write Me?
Album: The Jacks meet the Cadets; Label: ACE (UK)
The Boxtops - The Letter
Album: Soul Deep: The Best of the boxtops; Label: Arista
Marvin and Johnnie - Cherry Pie
Album: Doo Wop Delights and Other Treats; Label: Hot Dog
The Jive Bombers - Cherry
Album: Bad Boy; Label: Raven (UK)
Chuck Willis - Love Me Cherry
Album: Stroll On: The Chuck Willis Collection; Label: Razor and Tie
Mickey and Sylvia - Love is Strange
Album: Love is Strange; Label: Collectables/BMG
Keely Smith - I Wish You Love
Album: The Capitol Recordings; Label: Bear Family (Ger)
Louis Prima and Keely Smith - Begin the Beguine
Album: Together; Label: DOT/Jasmine (UK)
Keely Smith - The Whipporwill
Album: The Capitol Recordings; Label: Bear Family (Ger)
Robert Mitchum - Thunder Raod
Album: Calypso-Is So Like...; Label: Scamp
Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen - Hot Rod Lincoln
Album: Lost in the Ozone; Label: MCA
Professor Longhair - Go to the Mardi Gras
Album: 'Fess: The Professor Longhair Anthology; Label: Rhino
Al Johnson - Carnival Time
Album: Mardi Gras in New Orleans LP; Label: Mardi Gras Records
Bobby Charles - The Mardi Gras Song
Album: Homemade Songs; Label: Rice 'n' Gravy
Dr John - Indian Red
Album: Going Back to New Orleans; Label: Warner Brothers
The Hawketts - Mardi Gras Mambo
Album: Chess New Orleans; Label: MCA/Chess
Dave Bartholomew - Carnival Day
Album: The Chronological Dave Bartholomew 1947-1950; Label: Classics (Fr)
Sugar Boy Crawford - Jock-A-Mo
Album: Chess New Orleans; Label: MCA/Chess
The Dixie Cups - Iko Iko
Album: The Complete Red Bird Recordings; Label: Varese Sarabande
Dr John - Iko Iko
Album: Gumbo; Label: Atlantic
James 'Wee Willie' Wayne - Travelin' Mood
Album: From Texas to New Orleans; Label: Bayou
James 'Wee Willie' Wayne - Junco Partner
Album: From Texas to New Orleans; Label: Bayou
Lloyd Price - Chee Koo Baby
Album: Lawdy!; Label: Specialty
Lloyd Price - Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Album: Lawdy!; Label: Specialty
The Meters - Mardi Gras Mambo
Album: Fire on the Bayou; Label: Warner Brothers
Bobby Charles w/Fats Domino - Walkin' to New Orleans
Album: Last Train to Memphis; Label: Rice 'n' Gravy
Air Date: 
March 7, 2011