Welcome to Glenn Robison’s Rapidly Rotating Records, bringing you vintage music to which you can’t *not* tap your toes, from rapidly rotating 78 RPM records of the 1920s and ’30s.
On this evening’s show we’re gonna do some messin’ around, get caught, fulfill some requests, pack our bags, and do some wondering.
Enjoy the show!
Here’s the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Request
Listener Bjorn in Sweden sent a nice email a several weeks ago requesting a couple of tunes which he hasn’t heard in a while.
When Autumn Leaves Are Falling – Jack Denny AHO
Stars Are the Windows of Heaven – Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra / Franklyn Baur, v.
When Autumn Comes Around – Will Osborne AHO / Will Osborne, v.
Segment 2: Wondering
I Wonder What’s Become Of Joe – The Goofus Five
I Wonder – Lester Pratt (Of The Jacksonville Harmony Trio)
I Wonder Where Mary Is Tonight – The Caroliners / Claude Reese, v.
I Wonder What’s Become Of Sally – Sam Lanin’s Orchestra
Segment 3: Getting Caught
Caught Us Doing It – The Hokum Boys / Casey Bill Weldon, v.
My Bluebird Was Caught In The Rain – Ipana Troubadors
Just Like A Butterfly (That’s Caught In The Rain) – Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra / Johnny Marvin, v.
Segment 4: Just Messin’ Around
Messin’ Around – Jimmy Blythe and His Ragamuffins / Trixie Smith, v.
Messin’ Around With The Blues – Fats Waller
Don’t Forget To Mess Around – Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five / Louis Armstrong, v.
Fourth Street Mess Around – Memphis Jug Band
Segment 5: Suitcases
There’s a bit of a story behind this segment topic, listen to find out what.
Suitcase Susie – Fats Waller
Suitcase Blues – Albert Ammons
Nobody’s Sweetheart – The Spirits of Rhythm
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