Route 66 Playlist & Podcast Sunday, August 30, 2020

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Here’s the WRFG Route 66 Playlist for Sunday, August 30, 2020



Charlie Parker
(b) Charles Christopher Parker Jr.
Kansas City, Missouri
August 29, 1920

Dinah Washington
(b) Ruth Lee Jones
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
August 29, 1924

Memphis Slim
(b) John Len Chatman
Memphis, Tennessee
September 3, 1915

Original Album or Single & Date

Barrelhouse Stomp
The Johnny Otis Orchestra w/ Big Jay McNeely
Excelsior Records 1947

Don’t Worry ’bout That Mule
Louis Jordan
Decca Records 1945

Tutti Frutti Booty
Anthony Geraci & Dennis Brennan
Daydreams In Blues 2020

P.D.Q. Boogie
Porky Cohen With Roomful Of Blues
Rhythm & Bones 1996

Money Ain’t Everything
Sonny Parker w/ Gladys Hampton’s Blues Boys
Peacock Records 1952

Shake Baby Shake
Imperial Records 1950

There Is Always One More Time
Diane Schuur
Running On Faith 2020

Going’ To Chicago Blues
Lou Rawls
Black & Blue 1963

A “Mini” Birthday Salute to Dinah Washington

I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
Dinah Washington
After Hours with Miss D 1954

Salty Papa Blues
Dinah Washington w/ Sextet (From Lionel Hampton’s Orchestra)
Keynote Recordings 1944

Dinah Washington Resources
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A “Mini” Birthday Salute to Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker Septet
Dial Records 1946

Jumpin’ the Blues
Jay McShann w/ Charlie Parker
Decca Records 1942

Charlie Parker
Steve Allen & Jack Kerouac
Poetry For The Beat Generation 1958

Billie’s Bounce
Charlie Parker’s Re-Boppers
Savoy Records 1945

Charlie Parker Resources
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8:00 A.M. Tribute to Memphis Slim

Messin’ Around
Memphis Slim & His House Rockers
Miracle Records 1948

Help Me Some
Memphis Slim & His House Rockers
Miracle Records 1949

The Comeback
Count Basie Orchestra w/ Joe Williams
Count Basie At Newport 1957

I’m Lost Without You
Colin James
…And the Little Big Band III 1998

Every Day I Have The Blues
James Brown
Soul On Top 1968

Got Nobody To Love
Terry Timmons & Memphis Slim
RCA Victor 1951

Slim’s Thing
Willie Dixon & Memphis Slim
Willie’s Blues 1961

Mother Earth
Holly Golightly
Slowly but Surely 2004

Angel Child
Walter Davis
Bluebird Records 1937

Call Before You Go Home
Memphis Slim & His House Rockers
United Records 1953

Memphis Slim Resources
Biography @
Discography @
Bio & Discog @

Joe Houston
Imperial Records 1952

Stormy Monday
Johnny Rawls
Live in Europe 2020

Shake A Hand
Faye Adams & Joe Morris Orchestra
Herald Records 1953

Scratch Sheet
Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers w/ Charles Brown
Modern Records 1949

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Tag (You’re It)
Little Charlie & The Nightcats
Nine Lives 2005

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