7/28/2008 Bop Street

 

Remebering 'G.I. JO'-JO STAFFORD, The Voice of the Home Front during World War II, recently passed at the age of 90. Two Rhythm and Blues RIPs as well--New Orleans' own CHUCK CARBO of the Spiders and EARL NELSON of Hollywood Flames and Bob And Earl fame. Birthdays-in-Blue for the Original Solid Sender and Grandfather of Rhythm and Blues ROY MILTON and a pair of Jazz Guitar Giants-KENNY BURRELL, who turns 77 Thursday, and Pioneering Electric Guitarist CHARLIE CHRISTIAN.

Playlist Tracks: 
Roy Milton - You Got Reeling and Rocking
Album: Rock 'N' Rhythm and Blues; Label: DooTone/ACE
Lillian Briggs - I Want You to Be My Baby
Album: Early Girls Vol,. 3; Label: ACE
Roy Milton - The Hucklebuck
Album: Roy Milton and his Solid Senders; Label: Specialty
Paul Williams - The Hucklebuck
Album: ; Label: Savoy
Lionel Hampton-Betty Carter, vocal - The Hucklebuck
Album: Hamp!; Label: Decca/MCA
Roy Milton - R.M. Blues
Album: Roy Milton and Hhis Solid Senders; Label: Specialty
Camille Howard w/Roy Milton's Solid Senders - Fiesta in Old Mexico
Album: The Specialty; Label: Specialy
Kenny Burrell - Chitlins Con Carne
Album: Midnight Blue; Label: Blue Note
Kenny Burrell - Soft Winds
Album: Live at the Village Vanguard; Label: Argo/Charly
Charlie Christian w/The Benny Goodman Sextet - Soft Winds
Album: Benny Goodman Sextet 1939-1941; Label: Columbia
The Spiders featuring Chuck Carbo - Witchcraft
Album: The Imperial Sessions; Label: Imperial/Bear Family
The Spiders - You're the One
Album: The Imperial Sessions; Label: Imperial/Bear Family
The Spiders - That's My Desire
Album: The Imperial Sessions; Label: Imperial/Bear Family
Earl Bostic - Moonglow
Album: The EP Collection; Label: KING
Bob and Earl - Harlem Shuffle
Album: Land of 1000 Dances; Label: ACE
Jackie Lee(Earl Nelson) - The Duck
Album: Land of 1000 Dances; Label: ACE
Jo Stafford - On the Sunny Side of the Street
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: Capitol/Great Voices
Jo Stafford - Sometimes I'm Happy
Album: Autumn in New York; Label: Capitol
Johnny Mercer w/Jo Stafford and the Pied Pipers - Candy
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: Capitol/Great Voices
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra w/Sy Oliver and Jo Stafford - Swingin' On Nothin'
Album: Yes Indeed! Women Vocalists on United; Label: RCA Bluebird
Tommy Dorsey w/Jo Stafford - Blues in the Night
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: RCA/Great Voices
Tommy Dorsey w/Jo Stafford and Sy Oliver - Yes, Indeed!
Album: Yes, Indeed!; Label: RCA Bluebird
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra - Opus One
Album: This Is Tommy Dorsey; Label: RCA
The Mills Brothers - Opus One
Album: Best of; Label: Decca/MCA
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You(Theme Song)
Album: This Is Tommy Dorsey; Label: RCA
Glenn Miller Orchestra - The White Cliffs of Dover
Album: The Essential; Label: RCA
Jo Stafford - I'll Be Seeing You
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: Capitol/Great
Tommy Dorsey w/Frank Sinatra and the Pied Pipers featuring Jo Stafford - I'll Never Smile Again
Album: The Song Is You; Label: RCA
Jo Stafford - I Remember You
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: Capitol/Great Voices
Jo Stafford - Long Ago and Far Away
Album: Walkin' My Baby Back Home; Label: Capitol/Great Voices
Jo Stafford - Homework
Album: Jo Stafford on Capitol; Label: Capitol/Soundies
Jo Stafford - Scarlet Ribbons
Album: Capitol Collectors Series; Label: Capitol
Artie Shaw and his Orchestra - Moonglow
Album: Begin the Beguine; Label:
Jo Stafford - You Belong To Me
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
The Duprees - You Belong To Me
Album: Complete Co-Ed Masters; Label:
Jo Stafford - Make Love To Me
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
Charlie Christian w/Benny Goodman and His Orchestra - Honeysuckle Rose
Album: Flethcher Henderson Arrangements; Label: Columbia
Jo Stafford - Ragtime Cowboy Joe
Album: Just Reminiscin'; Label: Capitol/Vocalion
Jo Stafford and Nat 'King' Cole - Cindy
Album: Jazz Encounters; Label: Capitol
Jo Stafford - Tumblin' Tumbleweeds
Album: Capitol Collectors Series; Label: Capitol
Jo Stafford as 'Cinderella G, Stump - Tim-Tay-Shun(Temptation)
Album: Capitol Collectors Series; Label: Capitol
Jonathan and Darlene Edwards (Jo Stafford and Paul Weston) - Stayin' Alive
Album: ; Label: Corinthian
Jo Stafford - Stardust
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
Jo Stafford - A Sunday Kind of Love
Album: Starring Jo Stafford; Label: Capitol
Jo Stafford - September Song
Album: Jo Stafford On Capitol; Label: Capitol/Soundies
Jo Stafford - I'll Walk Alone
Album: G.I. Jo; Label: Corinthian
Jo Stafford - You'll Never Know
Album: G.I. Jo; Label: Corinthian
Jo Stafford - Yesterdays
Album: Capitol Sings Jerome Kern; Label: Capitol
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Air Date: 
July 28, 2008
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