Show Notes

About a month after an episode airs, I update the show notes page with artist, song and record label information. Thanks for listening!


Episode 5: “Corn Lickers” (10/1/19)

Artists and songs in this episode:

1. Syncopated Yodelin’ Man – Roy Evans and James P. Johnson (Columbia 14359)
2. The Licker Taster – Emmett Miller and Pick Maloney (OKeh 41462)
3. Stephen Foster Medley – Maple City Four (Mercury 1030)
4, Twenty Five Chickens, Thirty Five Cows – The Korn Kobblers (MGM 10217)
5. I’m My Own Grandmaw – Esmereldy (Musicraft 536)
6. On The Hoko Moko Isle – The Kidoodlers (Vocalion 03705)
7. 12th Street Rag – Pee Wee Hunt and his Orchestra (Capitol 15105)
8. 12th Street Rag – Johnny Marvin, as Honey Duke and his Uke (Harmony 115)
9. Sadie Green (The Vamp Of New Orleans) – The Five Harmaniacs (Victor 20293)
10. Hector The Garbage Collector – The Rhythm Wreckers with Jerry Colonna (Vocalion 3876)
11. Colonel Corn – Freddie “Schnickelfritz” Fisher and his Orchestra (Decca 1771)


Episode 4: “Lovesick Hesitations” (9/24/19)

Artists and songs in this episode:

1. Hesitation Blues – Al Bernard and the Goofus Five (OKeh 40962)
2. Lovesick Blues – Eddie Crosby and his Sugarfoot Shufflers (Decca 46168)
3. Put A Flavor To Love – Wilton Crawley (unreleased)
4. Mississippi Mud – Cotton and Morpheus (Brunswick 4040)
5. Minnesota Polka – The Korn Kobblers (MGM 10402)
6. Red Wing – Esmereldy and her Novelty Band (Musicraft 524)
7. Memphis Blues – Johnny Marvin, as “Honey Duke and his Uke” (Harmony 115)
8. Marie – The Rhythm Wreckers with Danny Stewart (Vocalion 3608)
9. Anytime – Eddy Arnold and his Tennessee Plowboys (RCA Victor 20-2700)
10. St. James Infirmary – Roy Evans with Rube Bloom and his Bayou Boys (Columbia 2103-D)


Episode 3: “Insomniac Spells” (9/17/19)

Artists and songs in this episode:

1. I Haven’t Got A Pot To Cook In – Sweet Violet Boys (OKeh 03402)
2. The Love Bug Will Bite You (If You Don’t Watch Out) – Pinky Tomlin with Texas Jim Lewis and his Band (Decca 3811)
3. Is It True What They Say About Dixie? – Al Jolson and the Mills Brothers (Decca 24534)
4. (I Wanna Go Where You Go, Do What You Do) Then I’ll Be Happy – The Kidoodlers (Vocalion 03925)
5. Swiss Lullaby – Utah Kidd and his Prairie Pals (Silver Bell 4604)
6. When Winter Comes – Roy King (Mercury 6387)
7. Blue Yodel #2 – Frankie Marvin (Broadway 8121)
8. It’s An Old Spanish Custom In The Moonlight – Roy Evans (Columbia DB 425)
9. Cheatin’ On Your Baby – Dave Denney (Musicraft 422)
10. I Can’t Dance (I Got Ants In My Pants) – Georgia Washboard Stompers (Decca 7004)


Episode 2: “Aggravatin’ Crazies” (9/10/19)

Artists and songs in this episode:

1. Never No Mo’ Blues – Whitey McPherson and the Rhythm Wreckers (Vocalion 3523)
2. I’m Gonna Lock My Heart (And Throw Away The Key) – Al Donahue and his Orchestra with Paula Kelly (Vocalion 4178)
3. Why Do They Always Say No? – Lawrence (Piano Roll) Cook and his Player Piano Orchestra with the Jim Dandies (Abbey 15003)
4. Slap Her Down Again Paw – Esmereldy (Musicraft 524)
5. Walking The Floor Over You – Bob Atcher (OKeh 06496)
6. Aggravatin’ Papa – Dolly Kelly (Columbia 3838)
7. What Will You Have – Bee Gee Tavern Band (Vocalion 15985)
8. Georgia Cake Walk – Crazy Tooters (Grand G-25002)
9. A Hot Dog, A Blanket And You – Hoosier Hot Shots (Vocalion 04426)
10. Seven Beers With The Wrong Woman – Karl and Harty (OKeh 05500)


Episode 1: “Dreamers and Schemers” (9/1/19)

Artists and songs in this episode:

1. A Dreamer’s Holiday – Perry Como
2. Muskrat Ramble – Mound City Blue Blowers
3. I Love My Fruit – Sweet Violet Boys
4. Crazy Blues – Salt and Pepper
5. You Always Keep Me In Hot Water – Carolina Cotton
6. ‘Cause I’m In Love – Carolina Cotton
7. Oh! Boy, What A Girl – Ukulele Hughes
8. Pull Down The Shade, Marie – Ruth Wallis with the DeLuxe Rhumba Band
9. Let Me Be The First Kiss You Good Morning – Al Bernard and the Dixie Stars
10. South – Shelton Brothers (Bob and Joe)