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The unsung heroes of rock 'n' roll, presented at 45 RPM: 50s/60s bop, slop, & schlock.

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East Orange, NJ

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The unsung heroes of rock 'n' roll, presented at 45 RPM: 50s/60s bop, slop, & schlock.

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@WFMU

Language:

English

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WFMU P.O. Box 2011 Jersey City, NJ 07303-2011 201-200-9368


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The Martin Mull Memorial Playlist from Jul 13, 2024

7/13/2024
The Nite Sounds - "Cheese Cake" [0:00:00] The Nite Hawks - "Chicken Grabber" [0:06:31] Aldon and the EC's - "Endsville" [0:07:17] Duane DeSanto (Guitar Man) - "Real Cool" [0:09:23] Danny Welch - "Riding Shotgun (In A Hot Rod Car)" [0:14:08] Clyde Owens and the Tunesters - "Rock My Baby" [0:16:30] Tommy "Jim" Beam and the Four Fifths - "Dried Eye Baby" [0:18:27] Danny Dell and The Trends - "Froggy Went A Courting" [0:21:16] Tommy Todd - "Tag Along" [0:24:08] Little LaTour's Sulphur Playboys - "Ho Ho Ho Babe" [0:26:36] George Jones - "What's Money" [0:28:41] Dink Ringo - "Hot Pants Country" [0:31:37] Salty Holmes - "Mama Blues" [0:33:31] Doye O'Dell - "Dear Okie" [0:45:32] Bill Boyd And His Cowboy Ramblers - "I Can't Tame Wild Women" [0:48:18] Light Crust Doughboys - "Pussy, Pussy, Pussy" [0:48:49] Milton Brown And The Musical Brownies - "Easy Ridin' Papa" [0:53:06] Bill Boyd And His Cowboy Ramblers - "River Blues" [0:53:47] Willie Egan - "Wear Your Black Dress" [1:00:35] Stomp Gordon - "Damp Rag" [1:01:21] Andre Williams - "Mean Jean" [1:03:50] Screamin' Jay Hawkins - "Armpit #6" [1:06:33] Les Vendo "Keyboards"r - "Just Plain Tired" [1:09:52] Spo-De-Odee - "Crashing The Party" [1:12:46] Dave Hamilton and His Peppers - "Cooter Bug" [1:15:40] Joe Frank and The Knights - "Palisades Park" [1:24:52] The Tikis - "Shake Town" [1:25:56] The Sonics - "Peanut Butter" [1:27:52] The Renegades - "Cadillac" [1:31:34] Vi-Kings with Nils King - "Rock A Little Bit" [1:33:50] The Keytones - "I Was A Teenage Monster" [1:36:26] The Street Cleaners - "That's Cool, That's Trash" [1:43:41] The Judge 'N Jury - "Roaches" [1:45:57] The Riptides - "I'm In Love" [1:50:20] The Cannonballs - "Be-Bop-A-Lula" [1:54:54] https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/141927

Duration:02:07:20

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SPECIAL GUEST: Miriam Linna from Kicks Books/Norton Records from Jul 6, 2024

7/6/2024
The Motivations - "The Birds" [0:00:00] Curtis Knight and The Squires - "Hornet's Nest" [0:04:31] Frankie Olvera - "Huggie's Bunnies" [0:07:21] Lenny and the Thundertones - "Thunder Express" [0:09:49] Rachel and the Revolvers - "Revolution" [0:19:12] Alice Wonder Land - "He's Mine" [0:21:36] The Miller Sisters - "Please Mr Disc Jockey" [0:22:37] Bruce Hackney - "Interview" [0:35:44] Chuck Harrod and The Anteaters - "They Wanna Fight" [0:57:03] Reggie Perkins and His Rockin' Maniacs - "High School Caesar" [0:59:47] Ronnie Allen - "Juvenile Delinquent" [1:01:45] Phil Johns and the Lonely Ones - "Ballad Of A Juvenile Delinquent" [1:03:28] Centurys - "83" [1:12:11] The Gants - "The Girl" [1:13:21] Diamond Rings - "Which End Is Up" [1:17:27] The Elite - "My Confusion" [1:18:30] The Mods - "I Gave You An Inch" [1:20:47] Sheriff and The Ravels - "Shombalor" [1:43:05] The Rivingtons - "Fairy Tales" [1:45:05] The Gallahads - "Be Fair" [1:57:06] https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/141699

Duration:02:10:05

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The Logan Ramsey Memorial Playlist from Jun 29, 2024

6/29/2024
Jim Hadi and the Sidemen - "Motovation" [0:00:00] The Demotrons - "Hombre" [0:05:02] The Marauders - "Congua" [0:07:13] The I-V-Leaguers - "Jim-Jammin'" [0:09:32] Jimmy Haggett - "Rabbit Action" [0:15:02] The Starliners - "Wicked Ruby" [0:16:38] Joe Clay - "Get On The Right Track" [0:19:17] Zane Ashton and The Irresistibles - "He Was A Mean Dragon" [0:21:23] Dixieland Drifters - "Bongos and Uncle John" [0:23:47] Hank Thompson and the Brazos Valley Boys - "Rockin' In The Congo" [0:26:21] Ted Newton and the Tennessee Rhythm Boys - "Save Me The Label" [0:28:44] Curtis Gordon - "So Tired Of Crying" [0:32:47] World Famous Blue Jays - "Cheeseburger Deluxe" [0:34:16] Melvin Smith - "Zaki Sue" [0:42:04] Frankie Tucker - "Hey Hester!" [0:44:05] Earl Curry - "Hobo" [0:46:45] Eunice Davis - "Get Your Enjoys" [0:49:01] Shakey Jake - "Roll Your Money Maker" [0:52:10] Bo Diddley - "We're Gonna Get Married" [0:54:48] "Ace" Dinning Sax with Jeanette - "Muholland Drive" [0:57:28] The Olympics - "Fireworks" [1:05:08] Harvey Fuqua - "Mama Lucie" [1:05:41] The Five Du-Tones - "Monkey See - Monkey Do" [1:08:27] The Ontarios - "Lover's Mambo" [1:12:22] Little David and the Harps - "I Won't Cry" [1:12:52] Howard Crocket - "The Story Of Bango" [1:20:43] The Go-Rillas - "(I Go) King Kong" [1:24:21] Bob Callaway and the Chicks - "Native" [1:26:11] The Rackets - "My Soul" [1:28:38] The Royal Coachmen - "Lollipop" [1:31:55] The Lost Boys - "Wolf Pack" [1:33:12] The Utopias - "Sally Bad" [1:35:18] Johnny Valor with Prince Valiant and The Knights - "Green Weenie Dog" [1:43:52] the Gamma Goochee Himself - "I'm Gonna Buy Me A Dog" [1:46:19] The Do's And The Don'ts - "The Zorch" [1:50:11] Jimmy Merchant - "Skin The Cat" [1:52:54] The Argoes - "Chicken Backs" [1:55:18] Dondee and the Glades - "That's When I Cried" [1:58:22] https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/141469

Duration:02:10:07

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The Tony Lo Bianco Memorial Playlist from Jun 22, 2024

6/22/2024
The Rel-Yeas - "Round Rock Boogie" [0:00:00] The Ramblin' Rebels - "The Lost Safari" [0:06:36] The Prowlers - "Bongo Rock" [0:07:00] The Rivies - "You Know What I Like" [0:11:59] Dino Palermo - "Baby, Let's Play House" [0:16:19] Walt Benton and the Snappers - "Big Wheels" [0:16:51] Billy Harlan - "I Wanna Bop" [0:18:20] Cruisers - "Betty Ann" [0:21:26] Jack Scott - "Leroy" [0:22:52] Jim and Edith Young - "Crazy, Tormenting Rock And Roll" [0:25:14] Jay Stutes (Mr. Sugar Bee) and all the Sugar Bees - "Coming Home" [0:27:38] Phil Baugh - "Country Guitar" [0:29:52] Jimmie Click - "Polecat Hollow" [0:34:08] Onie Wheeler and his Ozark Boys - "When We All Get There" [0:35:29] Gene & Billy - "It's Hot" [0:44:47] Rosco Gordon - "Tummer Tee" [0:46:57] Chuck Grey with Sandy Stanton and the Panics - "Rock and Roll Is In My Soul" [0:49:21] Al Downing with the Poe Kats - "Miss Lucy" [0:51:16] Etta James - "The Pick-Up" [0:53:11] Chocker Campbell - "Last Call For Whiskey" [0:58:12] Tiny Grimes His Guitar and The Rockin Highlanders - "Tiny's Boogie" [1:02:17] Vernon Green and The Medallions - "Rocket Ship" [1:06:55] The Valiants - "Good Golly Miss Molly" [1:09:27] The Blue Jays - "Cave Man Love" [1:11:40] The Shamans - "Shubby Dubby Doo" [1:13:35] The Bayou Boys - "Bambalaya" [1:15:32] Larry and the Loafers - "Let's Go To The Beach" [1:23:12] Larry and the Loafers - "Panama City Blues" [1:24:15] Morty Shann & The Morticians - "Movin' In" [1:26:56] The Pacers featuring Bobby Crawford - "Diddley Diddley Daddy" [1:29:30] The Spiders featuring Link Wray - "Baby Doll" [1:33:44] The Atlantics - "Sonny & Cher" [1:36:01] Sonny Flaharty & The Young Americans - "The Coconut Stomp, Pt 1" [1:42:52] The Hard Times - "Miss Mini Lou" [1:43:36] The Dappers - "Chicken Twist" [1:45:35] Tarantula Ghoul & Her Gravediggers - "King Kong" [1:50:32] Gary Miles - "Do The Bug" [1:52:13] The Uglies - "The Log" [1:54:37] Del Swade - "Lonely Man" [1:57:41] https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/141237

Duration:02:09:51