OTRS #35 – R. Crumb’s Record Room Part 15 “Rural String Bands (Genteel & Shit Kickers)”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 15
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ Robert Crumb & Eden Brower. ”Rural String Bands (Genteel & Shit Kickers) of the 1920′s & 30′s”. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection & the “Gewgous” Eden Brower explains the female mind from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Glide Waltz – Green’s String Band

2. I’ve Got A Gal In Baltimore – The Georgia Crackers

3. Hilarious Zeb – McGlaughlin’s Old Time Melody Makers

4. Sally Johnson – Lewis Brothers

5. Choctaw Waltz – Big Chief Henry’s Indian String Band

6. Blues In A Bottle – Prince Albert Hunt

7. After The Ball – Crockett’s Kentucky Mountaineers

8. Deadheads & Suckers – Crockett Ward & His Boys

9. Uncle Bob’s Favorite – Bob Skiles Four Old Tuners

10. The Fun’s All Over – Williamson Brothers & Curry

Robert Crumb

Eden Brower

The Cofer Brothers of The Georgia Crackers

Crockett Ward

John’s Old Time Radio Show

Crockett’s Kentucky Mountaineers songbook

Lewis Brothers

Denmon Lewis

Beautiful records…

Crockett Ward & His Boys


OTRS #34 – Little Known String Bands

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Little Known Rural String Bands
John’s Old Time Radio Show #34. John Heneghan plays little known country string band records. Many have never been reissued before – on John Old Time Radio Show.

1. Argentine Rag – Jimmy Wilson’s Catfish String Band

2. Medley Of Old Time Favorites Pt. 1 – Robert Cook’s Old Time Fiddlers

3. Medley Of Old Time Favorites Pt. 2 – Robert Cook’s Old Time Fiddlers

4. Tuck Me In – Red Brush Rowdies

5. Midnight Serenade   – Red Brush Rowdies

6. Cumberland Gap – Williamson Brothers And Curry

7. The Old Arm Chair – Williamson Brothers And Curry

8. Goodson – White Mountain Orchestra

9. Leather Britches – White Mountain Orchestra

10. Beer Party – Charlie Wilson And His Hayloft Boys

11. Apple Cider – Pine Knob Serenaders

12. Cake Walk Down In Dixie - Pine Knob Serenaders

13. Massa’s In The Cold Cold Ground - Pine Knob Serenaders

14. Turkey In The Straw – White City Jazzers

15. The Indian Tom Tom – Big Chief Henry’s String Band

16. Choctaw Waltz – Big Chief Henry’s String Band

17. On The Banks Of The Kaney – Big Chief Henry’s String Band

18. Cherokee Rag – Big Chief Henry’s String Band

19. Gone Crazy – Hershel Brown And His Boys (unissued)

Jimmy Wilson’s Catfish String Band

Charlie Wilson And His Hayloft Boys


OTRS #33 – Don Kent Part 4 “Don speaks on The Blues”

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Don Kent Part 4
John’s Old Time Radio Show #33 w/ Mamlish, Flyin’ Crow & Country Turtle Records Founder and long time Yazoo Records Producer/contributor Don Kent. Don explains “The Blues” to us and what a treat it is!!! – on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Hang It On The Wall – Charlie Patton

2. The Girl I Love, She Got Long Curly Hair – Sleepy John Estes

3. Walking Blues – Robert Johnson

4. Parchman Farm – Bukka White

5. Low Down Blues – Whistler & His Jug Band

6. Dry Land Blues – Furry Lewis

7. Mistreatin’ Blues – Frank Stokes

8. Going Away Blues – Lottie Kimbrough

9. Lost Lover Blues – Lottie Kimbrough

10. When The Train Comes Along – Henry Thomas

Don Kent

Whistler & His Jug Band

Bukka White

Hammie Nixon, Yank Rachell & Sleepy John Estes

Furry Lewis

Don Kent & John Heneghan

Sleepy John Estes

Frank Stokes

Charlie Patton

Lottie Kimbrough

Furry Lewis



OTRS #32 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 14 “French Auvergne region”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 14
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Music of The French Auvergne region” of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection & the “Gewgous” Eden Brower explains the female mind from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. L’aio De Rotso – Martin Cayla & Paul DeMay

2. Polka Finale – Orchestra De Momeoissl

3. Souvenir De Musette – Galvaing & Faucon

4. Au Fond Du Pre – Martin Cayla

5. La Rosalie De Bon Matin – Constantin & Chalies

6. Crumb & John talk about Eden

7. La Planette – Marcel Plane

Eden Brower & Robert Crumb

Martin Cayla

Albert Faucon & Henri Delfau

Le Soleil Orchestra

Cayla family outside Le Soleil Store Paris

Marcel Plane & Albert Faucon


OTRS #31 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 13 “Music of Martinique”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 13
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Music of The French Islands Of Martinique” of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection & the fabulous Eden Brower explains the female mind from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Eden’s eating disorder

2. Nussieu Dollar – M. Stellio Orchestra Du Bal Antillais

3. Maladie D’Amour – Orchestra de La Boule Blanche

4. Swing But Sweet – Louise & Lirvat

5. An… Qui Bel Zaffe, Maman – L’Orhestre Guyanais

6. Cera – Stellio’s Orchestra Du Bal Antillais

7. Pepe – Nelly Lungla & Choir Antillais

8. Dans Trou Crab La – Orchestra Typique De Bal Blome

9. Belle Madame Biquine – Orchestra Creole Delvi

10. Moin Descenne St Pierre – Orchestre E. Leardee

Eden Brower & Robert Crumb

Alexander  Stellio

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robert_crumb_martinique

Orchestra de La Boule Blanche

Orchestra de La Boule Blanche

eden brower

Robert Charlery from LE BAL BLOMET

 

alexander stellio martinique

 

OTRS #30 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 12 “African Records”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 12
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Sub-Saharan African Records” of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. “Salaninonke” – The Shangaan Choir

2. “Darling Bride Samba” – Charley’s Jazz Rhythms

3. “War Song” – Tuareg Tribe

4. “Fanti Dance Song” – Oshea Talgen

5. “Dali Wami” – John Mavimbela & co.

6. “Ndakusho” – Lu Myalo & His Concertina

7. “In The Public Interest Of The Club” – Nigerian Jolly Boys Orch.

8. “Nahawandi” – Ali Othmani – Taksim Udi solo

9. “Seke Railway” – Thomson J. Neube

10. “Un Air Qui N’ai Pas Bien D’Cuez Nous” – unknown

11. “Ah! Te Te” – Les Chanteurs De Yoruba

12. “Everybody Likes Saturday Night” – Akanbi Wright & His Rhythm Band

13. DEMON TRUCK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

14. “Musique De Fete” – Orpheon De Youande (Cameroon)



Eden Brower

Eden Brower & R. Crumb

Ambrose Campbell from the Jolly Boys Orchestra

Brewster Hughes of the Jolly Boys Orchestra

Jolly Boys Orchestra HMV

OTRS #29 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 11 “North African Records”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 11
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “North African Records” of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Illegible Title – Habiba Messika (Tunisian)

2. Hadi Nasha – Hocine Salaoui

3. Illegible Title – Cheikh Mohamed Ould Djelloul (Algerian)

4. Illegible Title – Rais Lahoussen Agerar (Medina Label, Cardboard record)

5. Chichaoua – Rais Moulay Said & Trous (Algerian, Boussiphone Label)

6. Illegible Title – Fritna Darmon (probably Tunisian)

7. Illegible Title – Rais Mohamed Ben Lahsen (called Sasbo) (Algerian)

8. Illegible Title – Mohamed A. R. Mackawi Jafferphon Aden (Ygmen)

9. Illegible Title – Achir Mezrahi

10. instrumental – Sami Chawa & Aly Raohidi (North African)

11. Illegible Title - Zammouri Said & Trous (Algerian/ Moroccan)

12. Illegible Title – The Patriot Association Orchestra

Habiba Msika

Houcine Slaoui

Sami Chawa

Aline & Robert Crumb


OTRS #28 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 10 “Great Hawaiian Records”

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 10
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Great Hawaiian Records” of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Papalina Lahilahi – Johnny Almeida’s Hawaiians

2. Hilo – Sol Hoopii’s Novelty Trio w/ Andy Iona’s Saxaphone’s

3. Hula Shake That Thing – Kaai Serenaders

4. Ka Moae – Kamehameha Alumni Glee Club

5. South Sea Rose – Lawson’s Hawaiians

6. Hawaiian Hula Blues – Sam Ku

7. My Little Grass Shack In Kealakekua Hawaii – Kanui & Lula

8. Queen Of The South Sea Isles – Bennie Nawahi

9. Palolo – Kalama’s Mid Pacific Hawaiians

10. Niu Haohao – Bina Mossman’s Glee Club

11. Yaka Hula Hickey Dula – Rose Coranz

12. Ta’u Tiare Aohi – Pierre & Colette Landry

13. Upaupa Umeume – Hiriata Et Toti Avec Les Troubadours Des Iles

R. Crumb & his great records!!!

Bina Mossman’s Glee Club

Andy Iona

John Almeida

Mike Hanapi & Kalama’s Qaurtette

Sam Ku

Kanui & Lula

Bennie Nawahi’s Four Hawaiian Guitars

Sol Hoopii’s Novelty Trio


OTRS #27 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 9 “Old Time Country Blues Music part 2″

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 9
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Old Time Blues Music part 2″ Fantastic Country Blues musicians and songsters of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Get Off With Me – Coot Grant

2. Rolling Mill Blues – Peg Leg Howell

3. 40 Drops – Andrew & Jim Baxter

4. Gang Of Brown Skin Women – Papa Harvey Hull

5. I Must Be Blind I Cannot See – Blind Roger Hays

6. Fare Thee Blues Part 1 – Johnnie Head

7. You Gonna Look Like A Monkey When you Get Old – Robert Hill

8. Oh You Devil You – Oliver Brown From New Orleans

9. Old Country Rock – William Moore

10. illegible (first techno record) – Gajdas Zota

R Crumb in his record room.

William Moore

Papa Harvey Hull

Andrew & Jim Baxter

Coot Grant & Welsey Wilson

Peg Leg Howell circa 1960

Peg Leg Howell (far right) circa 1928

William Moore drawn by Crumb

Crumb and his William Moore Paramount.

first techno record ever recorded!!!

R. Crumb & His Great Records!!!


OTRS #26 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 8 “Old Time Country Blues Music part 1″

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 8
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Old Time Blues Music part 1″ Fantastic Country Blues musicians and songsters of the 1920′s & 30′s. Special Guest Robert Crumb plays 78 rpm records from his fabulous record collection from the South of France on John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show.

1. Humming Blues – Joe Linthecomb “Red Onion Joe”

2. Deep Henderson – The Pebbles

3. Big Fat Mama – Charlie Spand

4. Decatur Street Drag – Guy Lumpkin and Eddie Mapp

5. Nobody Needs You When You’re Down And Out – Bobbie Leecan

6. Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out – Pinetop Smith

7. Dying Rider Blues – Romeo Nelson

8. If You Haven’t Any Hay Get On Down The Road – Skip James

9. Poor Boy Long Way From Home – Banjo Joe (Gus Cannon & Blind Blake)

10. Mule, Get Up In The Alley – Cannon’s Jug Stompers

11. Oh You Son Of A Gun – Evans & McClain



Skip James circa 1960

Gus Cannon circa 1960

Bobbie Leecan on Perfect

Skip James

Our Hero!

 

Romeo Nelson

Gus Cannon playing “slide” banjo.

Gus drawn by Crumb.