Thursday, July 28, 2011

"Summer Stress" July 29, 2011

(Week 270)

This RADIOLA! lowers its stress levels with some great musical comfort food.

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Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians - Swingin' in a Hammock (1930) - The Early Years (Sony Music Special Products A 59749)
Jack Purvis - Mental Strain At Dawn (1929) - Jazz Oracle BDW 8035
Willard Robison w/Ipana Troubadours - Wake Up! Chill'un, Wake Up! (1929) - from Columbia 1779-D
The Ambassadors (Katzman) (Frank Munn v) - How Many Times? (1926) - Vocalion B 15387
Henry Allen and his Orch - Roamin' (1930) - orig Victor 23006
Ben Bernie and his Orch - Let's Misbehave (1927) - orig Brunswick 3761
Lillie Delk Christian (w Louis Armstrong Hot Four) - Too Busy (1928) - Columbia C4K 63527
Carlos Gardel - Leguizamo Solo (1927) - The Best Of Carlos Gardel (Hemisphere 7243 8 23505 2 1)
Al Lentz and his Orch - How Could Red Riding Hood? (1926) - orig Columbia 760 D (Demento collection)
Casino Dance Orch - South Sea Isles (Gershwin) (1921) - Pathe 20619
Ted Lewis and his Band - Mr. Radio Man (1923) - Columbia 82 D
The Harmonians (Bar Harbor Society Orch) (IK v) - That's Why I Love You (1926) - Harmony 198 H
Margaret Young - I Want To See My Tennessee (1924) - orig Brunswick 2785-A
Eddie Cantor- Laff It Off! (1925) - orig Columbia 283 D
Giersdorf Sisters - St. Louis Blues (test pressing, c. 1927)
Dan Levinson and his Canary Cottage Dance Orch - Wall Street Rag - Steppin' Around (Stomp Off CD 1415)
Al Duvall - Scrapple Man (2011) - Squirt, Rubber Heart
Sam Ash - Believe Me, Beloved (1920) - Aeolian Vocalion A 14112
The Californian Ramblers - Eddie Leonard Blues (1922) - Vocalion B 14300
New Orleans Jazz Band - The Camel Walk (1925) - Jazz Oracle BDW 8033
Spike Hughes and his Dance Orch (Val Rosing v) - A Ship Without A Sail (1930) - orig Decca F-1748
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians - Goofus (1932) -16 Most Requested Songs (Columbia CK 44407)
Irving Aaronson and his Commanders - Commanderism (1935) - orig Col. 3043-D (ToNY)
Bill Johnson’s Louisiana Jug Band - Get The “L” On Down The Road (1929) - Down in the Basement (Old Hat 1004)
Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orch - Ready For The River (1928) - orig Vocalion 1188
Mills Blue Rhythm Band (George Morton v) - Futuristic Jungleism (1931) - orig Banner 32240
Pierre Lord - Cocktails Pour Deux (1935) - orig Ultraphon 1478
Putney Dandridge and his Orch - Why Was I Born? (1936) - orig Vocalion 3269
Henry Allen and his Orch - Chloe (Song Of The Swamp) (1936) - orig Vocalion 3262
Dan Roberts and his Home Towners (Jack Berger) (Jan Peerce v) - When The Wandering Boy Comes Home (1932) - Melotone 12557
Red Norvo and his Orch (Mildred Bailey v) - Who Blew Out The Flame? (1938) - Brunswick 8230
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians - A Sailboat In The Moonlight (1937) - The Band Played On (ASV Living Era CD AJA 5406)

Thursday, July 21, 2011

"Capitol Ideas" July 22, 2011

(Week 269)

This RADIOLA! is enlivened by a few suggestions from the management of the Rome Capitol Theatre without sacrificing the seeming randomness you've come to expect. (Listen also for a special announcement regarding the appearance of the Guy Lombardo Orchestra at the Capitol on Sunday September 11, 2011.)

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Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians – St. Louis Blues (1934) - Decca 15000 A
Jesse Stafford and his Orch (Craig Leitch v) - I Wanna Go Places and Do Things (1929) - orig Brunswick 4250
Willard Robison w/Ipana Troubadours - Wake Up! Chill'un, Wake Up! (1929) - from Columbia 1779-D
Ben Selvin and his Orch - After I Say I'm Sorry (1926) - Vocalion B 15258
California Ramblers (Arthur Fields v) - Make My Cot Where the Cot-Cot-Cotton Grows (1927) – Timeless CBC 1-053
The Ambassadors (Katzman) (Irving Kaufman v) - Cross Your Heart (1926) - Vocalion B 15357
Willard Robison - Lonely Acres In The West (1926) - Perfect 12285 A
Grace Johnston - (You Gave Me) Ev'rything But Love (1931) - Benny Goodman (Jazz Oracle BDW 8059)
Carlos Gardel - La Cumparsita (1928) - The King of Tango Vol.1 (Nimbus NI 7896)
Casino Dance Orch - Canadian Capers (1921) - Pathe 20619
Keystone Serenaders (Ray McConnell dir) - Lonesome Me (1925) - Vocalion A 15123
New Orleans Jazz Band - Mindin' My Bus'ness (1924) - Jazz Oracle BDW 8033
Dolly Connolly - Oh Mr Dream Man Please Let Me Dream Some More (1911) - Columbia A1083
Billy Jones - I'll Forget You (1921) - Pathe 20600
Correll and Gosden (Delos Owen p) - I Never Knew What the Moonlight Could Do (1926) - Victor 20324 A
Andy Senior - Cocktails For Two - recorded July 19, 2011 on the 3/10 Moller (Rome NY Capitol Theatre)
Baby Soda Jazz Band - I'll Be Glad When You're Dead You Rascal You (2010) - Kellish Hill Farm June 2, 2010
George H. O'Connor - Mississippi Barbecue (1914) - Columbia A1669
Ken Moyer's Novelty Trio - Mellophone Stomp (1926) - Frog Spawn - The White Hot Batch (DGF 76)
Ray Miller and his Orch - Spanish Shawl (1925) - Timeless CBC 1-066
Jesse Stafford and his Orch (Craig Leitch v) - All A-Twitter (1929) - orig Brunswick 4250
Tuxedo Orch (Reser) (Lester O'Keefe v) - Blue Bonnet, You Make Me Feel Blue (1926) - Vocalion B 15359
Mike Markels' Society Orch (Scrappy Lambert v) - To Know You is To Love You (1928) - Okeh 41161
Carlos Gardel - Silencio (1933) - The Best Of Carlos Gardel (Hemisphere 7243 8 23505 2 1)
Noel Rosa - Nunca Jamais (1931) - No Tempo De Noel Rosa (RCA Victor 82876641292) (Brazil)
King Radio - It's the Rhythm We Want (1939) - Calypso Carnival 1936-1941 (Rounder CD 1077)
Willard Robison - 'Taint So, Honey, 'Taint So (1928) - Victor 21651 A
Steve Washington and his Orch - We Were the Best of Friends (1933) - Benny Goodman (Jazz Oracle BDW 8059)
Ruth Etting - Body and Soul (1930) - Ten Cents a Dance (ASV Living Era CD AJA 5008)
Reilly-Farley and their Onyx Club Boys - I Never Knew (1935) - Decca 619 B
Tempo King and his Kings of Tempo - Swingin' The Jinx Away (1936) - Bluebird B 6643 B
Isham Jones' Orch - Sweet Sue-Just You (1934) - Decca 443 B

Thursday, July 14, 2011

"Why Not?" July 15, 2011

(Week 268)

This RADIOLA! succumbs briefly and ever so slightly to feckless insouciance.

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Slim Green - What's The Reason (1935) - Decca 7120 A
Vincent Lopez and his Orch (Johnny Morris v) - Swing High Swing Low (1937) - Perfect 7 04 07
Willard Robison w/Ipana Troubadours - Wake Up! Chill'un, Wake Up! (1929) - from Columbia 1779-D
The Ambassadors (Katzman) - The Roses Brought Me You (1926) - Vocalion A 15279
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians - I Love You Truly (1928) - Columbia 1532 D
Monarch Orch (Reser) (Tom Stacks v) - Me Too (1926) - Vocalion B 15414
Chick Bullock and his Levee Loungers - I Can't Get Mississippi Off My Mind (1931) - Perfect 15506 B
Grace Johnston - Keep a Song In Your Soul (1931) - Benny Goodman (Jazz Oracle BDW 8059)
Carlos Gardel - Rubias de New York (1934) - The Best Of Carlos Gardel (Hemisphere 7243 8 23505 2 1)
New Orleans Jazz Band - Honey Don't You Shake Me Down (1924) - Jazz Oracle BDW 8033
Keystone Serenaders (Ray McConnell dir) - The Co-Ed (1925) - Vocalion B 15124
The Harmonians (Bar Harbor Society Orch) (IK v) - Where'd You Get Those Eyes? (1926) - Harmony 198 H
Dolly Connolly - I've Got Feathers On My Head (1911) - Columbia A1083
Billy Jones - Stand Up and Sing For Your Father (1921) - Pathe 20600
Ozie McPherson - Standing On The Corner Blues (1926) - Every Saturday Night (Frog DGF 74)
Dick Hyman - The Legend of Lonesome Lake (From Adirondack Sketches) (2001) - Archives of Novelty Piano (Arbors ARCD 19248)
Pam Pameijer's New Jazz Wizards - Load of Coal (1998) - Plays the Music of Jelly Roll Morton Vol 2 (Stomp Off CD13
Elite Dance Orch (Nathan Glantz) - Hymn to the Sun (1922) - Perfect 14036 A
Young's Creole Band - Tin Roof Blues (1923) - Every Saturday Night (Frog DGF 74)
New Orleans Jazz Band - Some of These Days (take 2) (1925) - Jazz Oracle BDW 8033
The Ambassadors (Katzman) - The Girl Friend (1926) - Vocalion B 15331
Six Jumping Jacks (Tom Stacks v) - Nagasaki (1928) - 1926-1930 (Retrieval RTR 79048)
Coon Sanders Orch - Hallucinations (1927) - Victor 21397 A
Gene Austin - She's Funny That Way (1928) - Victor 21779 B
Sophie Tucker - He's Tall Dark and Handsome (1928) - Columbia 4942 (UK)
Sid Garry - At Last I'm Happy (1931) - Benny Goodman (Jazz Oracle BDW 8059)
Abe Lyman and his Orch (Frank Sylvano v) - Lying in the Hay (1933) - Brunswick 6572
Louis Armstrong and his Orch - Red Cap (1937) - Decca 1347 B
Claude Hopkins and his Orch - Church Street Sobbin' Blues (1937) - Decca 1286 A
Tempo King and his Kings of Tempo - Riding On The Old Ferris Wheel (1937) - Vocalion 3653
Red Norvo and his Orch (Mildred Bailey v) - This Is Madness (1938) - Brunswick 8230
Slim Green - With Every Breath I Take (1935) - Decca 7104 B

Thursday, July 07, 2011

"Here and There" July 8, 2011

(Week 267)

This RADIOLA! is all over the map--in a good way.

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Phil Baker - Ann and Her Little Sedan (1925) - Columbia 521 D
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey's Band - Circus Echoes (1930) - Victor 22438 A
Willard Robison w/Ipana Troubadours - Wake Up! Chill'un, Wake Up! (1929) - from Columbia 1779-D
Kensington Serenaders (Ben Selvin) - To-Night's My Night With Baby (1926) - Vocalion B 15340
Windsor Hotel Orch (Harold Leonard) (Lester O'Keefe v) - Hello, Aloha! How Are You? (1926) - Vocalion A 15356
The Ambassadors (Katzman) (Irving Kaufman v) - Hi-Ho! The Merrio (1926) - Vocalion A 15364
Arthur Brown (Irving Kaufman) - Baby Face (1926) - Vocalion B 15398
Frank Ferera's Hawaiian Trio (Annette Hanshaw v) - Singin' in the Rain (1929) - Volume 6 (Sensation 769 748 023-2)
Umbrian Glee Club - Swing Along! (1926) - Vocalion A 1012
Prince's Band - Sometimes You Get a Good One and Sometimes You Don't (1916) - Columbia A 5901
Murray's Melody Men - Cuban Moon (1920) - Aeolian Vocalion A 14098
Keystone Serenaders (Ray McConnell dir) - Normandy (1925) - Vocalion A 15124
Carlos Gardel - Soy Una Fiera (1926) - The Best Of Carlos Gardel (Hemisphere 7243 8 23505 2 1)
Noel Rosa - Por Causa Da Hora (1931) - No Tempo De Noel Rosa (RCA Victor 82876641292) (Brazil)
King Radio - John O'Carr (1939) - Calypso Carnival 1936-1941 (Rounder CD 1077)
Al Duvall - Kentucky Mermaid (2011) - Squirt, Rubber Heart
Baby Soda - When My Dreamboat Comes Home (2009) - Jazz Roots Elixir
George H. O'Connor - Alabama Jamboree (1914) - Columbia A1669
Borbee's Jass Orch - Just the Kind of a Girl You'd Love to Make Your Wife (1917) - Columbia A2233
Columbia Novelty Orch (Samuels) (Billy Jones v) - Oh, Baby! (1924) - Columbia 131 D
Austin Wylie's Golden Pheasant Orch - Love Bound (1926) - Vocalion B 15230
Frank Trumbauer and his Orch - Singin' The Blues (1927) - Parlophone R 1838
Annette Hanshaw (w/The New Englanders) - The One in the World (1929) - Volume 6 (Sensation 769 748 023-2)
Avil├ęs Jazz Band - Amor Indio (Indian Love Call) (1927) - orig Nacional 8266
Carlos Gardel - Buenos Aires (1930) - The Best Of Carlos Gardel (Hemisphere 7243 8 23505 2 1)
Almirante - O Orvalho Vem Caindo (1933) - No Tempo De Noel Rosa (RCA Victor 82876641292) (Brazil)
Red McKenzie - Just Friends (1931) - Columbia 3556 D
Capitol Salon Ensemble (Theodore Conrad v) - Farewell To Arms (1933) - Brunswick 20121
Jimmy Ray and his Orch - You're My Desire (1937) - Bluebird B 7077 B
Louis Armstrong and his Orch - On Treasure Island (1935) - Decca 648 A
Tempo King and his Kings of Tempo - Keepin' Out of Mischief Now (1936) - Bluebird B 6684 B
The Ambassadors (Katzman) - The Road of Dreams (1926) - Vocalion B 15321