The Greaser's Lunchbox (Music)
Thu May 26th 2011 12.00pm–2.00pm
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Bill Haley and The Saddlemen “ROCK THE JOINT” from The Best of Bill Haley and his Comets 1951-1954 (Varese Sarabande) —Hound Dog Brown is filling today for the mighty Al Swacker, who will return to the air room next week.Buy it!
Scott Kay & The Continentals “Good Rockin' Tonight” from Scott Kay & the Continentals (Scott Kay & The Continentals 2006) L —Since this program is rockabilly at its core, I'll play a bunch of it!Buy it!
The Trip Daddys “Runaway boys” from Made Me Do It...Live! (Self Release) LBuy it!
Warren Smith “Ubangi Stomp” from Where Rock 'N Roll Was Born vol. 4 (Direct Source Products)Buy it!
Sonny Burgess “My Bucket's Got A Hole In It” from Where Rock Began (Direct Source special Products)Buy it!
Gene Vincent & Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps “Woman love” from The Best Of Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps (Emi Capitol)Buy it!
Billy Lee Riley “Flying Saucers Rock And Roll” from The Very Best of Billy Lee Riley: Red Hot! CD COMP (Sun Record Company 1998)Buy it!
Star Devils “Red hot Ridinghood” from The Devil's Music (Kat*tone Records) —The Star Devils are a contemporary rockabilly band from northern Kentucky (Cincinnati metro area).Buy it!
Star Devils “Rockabilly silly” from The Devil's Music (Kat*tone Records)Buy it!
The Centurions “Ishamatsu” from Lost Legends Of Surf Guitar, Vol. 1 - Big Noise From Waimea (Sundazed Music) —Fans of The Greaser's Lunchbox know that Al often plays surf guitar, so here's two prime picks.Buy it!
Dave Myers and His Surf-tones “Gear!” from Lost Legends of Surf Guitar, Vol. 1 - Big Noise from Waimea (Sundazed Records)Buy it!
Janis Martin “Drugstore Rock 'n' Roll” from Classic Rockabilly (Proper Records) —Here's the rockabilly ladies taking a turn at the plate....Janis, Wanda, and Kim.Buy it!
Wanda Jackson “Honey Bop” from Wanda Rocks CD COMP (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2002)Buy it!
Kim Lenz And Her Jaguars “You ain't seen nothin'” from Kim Lenz and Her Jaguars (Hightone Music Group 1998)Buy it!
Bob Dylan “Watching The River Flow” from Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 (Columbia 1971) —Tomorrow eve, KDHX is having a Bob Dylan (a/k/a Robert Zimmerman) 70th birthday tribute at Off Broadway.....Mr. Dylan is not scheduled to appear ; - )Buy it!
Johnny Winter “Highway 61 Revisited” from The Best of Johnny Winter (Columbia Legacy 2001)Buy it!
Jess Willard “Honky tonk hardwood floor” from From Boppin' Hillbilly To Red Hot Rockabilly (Proper Records) —Here's a set of four cuts, hillybilly bop and hillbilly boogie......two of the precursor molecules of rockabilly!Buy it!
Ray Batts “Wild Man Boogie” from From Boppin' Hillbilly To Red Hot Rockabilly (Proper Records)Buy it!
Lee Bell “Beatin' Out the Boogie On the Mississippi Mud” from From Boppin' Hillbilly To Red Hot Rockabilly (Proper Records)Buy it!
BR549 “Little Ramona gone hillbilly nuts” from BR549 (Arista Records)Buy it!
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen “Semi Truck” from We've Got a Live One Here! (Warner Brothers Records 1976) —For a good diesel fume high, here are three good dieselbilly cuts.Buy it!
Bill Kirchen “Looking At the World Through a Windshield (Live)” from Hot Rod Lincoln (Live) (Hightone 2008) —Bill Kirchen, of course, was Commander Cody's lead guitarist, back in the day!Buy it!
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen “Eighteen Wheels” from We've Got a Live One Here! (Warner Brothers Records 1976) —Commander Cody is definitely the King of Cosmic Cowboy Dieselbilly Western Swing Boogie Woogie Rock And Roll!Buy it!
Johnny Jano “Havin' A Whole Lot Of Fun” from The Best Of Excello Records (Excello Records) —Here are two good examples of Louisiana swamp rockabilly.Buy it!
Al Ferrier “Hey! baby” from The Best Of Excello Records (Excello Records)Buy it!
The Menn “Ian Fleming theme” from Lost Legends Of Surf Guitar, Vol. 1 - Big Noise From Waimea (Sundazed Records) —I'll have to call these two picks a 007 set ; - )Buy it!
Johnny Rivers “SECRET AGENT MAN” from Johnny Rivers: Greatest Hits (CEMA Special Markets 1990)Buy it!
Bob Wills “Cadillac In Model "A"” from Rock N Roll (Documents) —Here's four hillbilly hot rod cuts.Buy it!
Arkie Shibley “Hot Rod Race” from We're Gonna Rock We're Gonna Roll (Proper Records) —This song was a musical predecessor of Charlie Ryan's "Hot rod Lincoln".Buy it!
Jimmy Dolan “Hot Rod Mama” from We're Gonna Rock We're Gonna Roll (Proper Records)Buy it!
T. Texas Tyler “Hot Rod Rag” from Rock 'n' Roll (Documents)Buy it!
The Beach Boys “409” from Little Deuce Coupe (CAPITOL www.hollywoodrecords.com 1963)Buy it!
Matt Hill “Hellz Bellz” from On The Floor (Deep Fryed Records/VIZZTONE 2010) —Matt Hill has moved to St. Louis, and is tearin' it up at finer honkytonks and juke joints in the St. Louis area.Buy it!
Wanda Jackson “Man We Had A Party” from Wanda Rocks CD COMP (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2002)Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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