6/23/2008 Bop Street

 

JUNE WEDDINGS in the Land of the Round Haircut and Birthdays-in-blue for a pair of Immortals fromm the Golden Age of American Popular Song FRANK LOESSER and RICHARD RODGERS. Other Birthdays include HELEN HUMES and ROSETTA HIGHTOWER of the ORLONS.

Playlist Tracks: 
Little Eva - Locomotion
Album: Best of; Label: Bell/Rhino
The Vibrations - The Watusi
Album: Land of 1000 Dances; Label: ACE
The Orlons/Rosetta Hightower - Wah-Watusi
Album: Best of; Label: Cameo/Parkway
The Orlons - Don't Hang Up!
Album: Best of; Label: Cameo/Parkway
The Orlons - South Street
Album: Best of; Label: Cameo/Parkway
The Orlons - Heartbreak Hotel
Album: Best of; Label: Cameo/Parkway
The Orlons - Cement Mixer(Putti Putti)
Album: Best of; Label: Cameo/Parkway
Mel Torme - Cement Mixer(Putti Putti)
Album: The Velvet Fog; Label: Vocalion LP
Slim Gaillard - Flat Foot Floogie
Album: Charlie Parker-A Studio Chronicle; Label: JSP
Mel Torme - Tutti Frutti
Album: The Velvet Fog; Label: Vocalion LP
Tiny Grimes - 125th Street Sunset
Album: Complete Tiny Grimes; Label: Blue Moon
Helen Humes - Be-Baba-Laba
Album: Complete 1927-1950 Studio Recordings; Label: Jazz Factory
Helen Humes - They Raided the Joint
Album: Complete 1927-1950 Studio Recordings; Label: Jazz Factory
Helen Humes - See See Rider
Album: Complete 1927-1950 Studio Recordings; Label: Jazz Factory
Helen Humes - Rock Me to Sleep
Album: Complete 1927-1950 Studio Recordings; Label: Jazz Factory
St Louis Jimmy Oden - Going Down Slow
Album: That's Chicago's South Side; Label: RCA/Bluebird
Big Bill Broonzy - Rocking Chair Blues
Album: I Feel So Good; Label: OKeh/Indigo
Big Bill Broonzy - Willie Mae
Album: Black, Brown and White; Label: Mercury
Big Bill Broonzy - Shuffle Rag
Album: Trouble in Mind; Label: Smithsonian Folkways
The Marcels - Blue Moon
Album: DooWop Box; Label: Rhino
The Cleftones - Heart and Soul
Album: The GEE Story; Label: GEE/Westside
Dion and the Belmonts - Where Or When
Album: Best of; Label: Laurie
Lee Wiley - Manhatten
Album: Nights in Manhatten; Label: Columbia
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
Album: Chet Baker Sings; Label: Capitol Jazz
June Christy - You Took Advantage of Me
Album: Capitol Sings RodgersHart; Label: Capitol/EMI
Nat King Cole - This Can't Be Love
Album: Capitol Sings RodgersHart; Label: Capitol/EMI
Frank Sinatra - Lover
Album: Sinatra Sings RodgersHart; Label: Capitol/EMI
Peggy Lee - Lover
Album: Rodgers and Hart; Label: Smithsonian
Frank Sinatra - The Lady Is A Tramp
Album: A Swingin' Affair; Label: Capitol/EMI
Anita O'Day and Billy May - Ten Cents a Dance
Album: Swing Rodgers and Hart; Label: Verve
Frank Sinatra - There's a Small Hotel
Album: Sinatra Sings RodgersHart; Label: Capitol/EMI
Carmen McRae - Isn't It Romantic?
Album: Rodgers and Hart; Label: Smithsonian
Peggy Lee - I Hear Music
Album: Capitol Sings Frank Loesser; Label: Capitol/EMI
Al Hibbler - Slow Boat to China
Album: Here's Hibbler!; Label: Decca
The Andrews Sisters - Sing A Tropical Song
Album: Near You; Label: Vocalion LP
Betty Hutton - Murder! He Says
Album: Best of the RCA Years; Label: RCA/One Way
The Five Willows - Church Bells May Ring
Album: DooWop Box; Label: Rhino
The Dell-Vikings - Whispering Bells
Album: DooWop Box; Label: Rhino
The Dixie Cups - Chapel of Love
Album: Complete Red Bird Recordings; Label: Red Bird/Varese Saraband
The Dreamlovers - When We Get Married
Album: Rockin' and Rollin' Wedding Songs; Label: Rhino
C'est La Vie/You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry
Album: Chess Recordings Vol 2; Label: MCA/Chess
Wedding March - Freddy Mitchell
Album: 45 RPM; Label: Derby
Frank Sinatra - Love and Marriage
Album: The Capitol Collection; Label: Capitol/EMI
Frank Sinatra - The Tender Trap
Album: The Capitol Collection; Label: Capitol/EMI
Eddie Floyd - Soul Street
Album: Chronicle:Greatest Hits; Label: Stax/Fantasy
Eddie Floyd - Knock on Wood
Album: Chronicle:Greatest Hits; Label: Stax/Fantasy
Eddie Floyd - Raise Your Hand
Album: Chronicle:Greatest Hits; Label: Stax/Fantasy
Eddie Floyd - Big Bird
Album: Rare Stamps; Label: Stax/Fantasy
Elvis Presley - Viva Las Vegas
Album: Essential 60s Masters Vol 2; Label: RCA
The Drifters - Sweets For My Sweet
Album: Save the Last Dance For Me; Label: Atlantic/Westside
Lou Reed(!) - This Magic Moment
Album: Till the Night Is Gone:A Tribute to Doc Pomus; Label: Rhino
The Drifters - (If You Cry) True Love
Album: Save the Last Dance For Me; Label: Atlantic/Westside
Aaron Neville - Save the Last Dance For Me
Album: Till the Night Is Gone:A Tribute to Doc Pomus; Label: Rhino
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Air Date: 
June 23, 2008
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