OTRS #16 – Dom Flemons Part 2 – Great American Songsters

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John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show

Dom Flemons Part 2
Great American Songsters, 78 rpm records from John’s collection.

1. Dry Land Blues – Furry Lewis
2. Nobody’s Business – Frank Stokes
3. Beans – “Beans” Hambone & El Morrow
4. Beans Beans Beans – Opel Cooper
5. Sweet Nora Shanon – W. L. “Rustic” Waters
6. I Surely Am Living A Ragtime Life – Lindsay & Alvin Conder
7. Mississippi Sawyer – Ernest Thompson
8. Davey Crockett – Chubby Parker
9. Pickaninny Lullaby Song – Uncle Dave Macon
10. The Girl Who Lived On Polecat Creek – Willard Hodgins
11. But They Got It Fixed Right On – Georgia Tom Dorsey
12. James Alley Blues – Richard Rabbit Brown
13. Bright Eyes – Papa Charlie Jackson
14. Do It Right – Pigmeat Pete & Catjuice Charlie

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Frank Stokes

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Furry Lewis circa 1960

“bean beans beans” sheet music

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fruit jar drinkers

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OTRS #15 – Dom Flemon’s records Part 1

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John Heneghan’s Old Time Radio Show

Dom Flemons Part 1
Records from Dom’s collection.

1. Hold Em Joe Medley – Blind Blake (Blake Alponso Higgs)
2. I’m Sorry Mama To My Heart – Leadbelly
3. interview/ Poor Howard – Leadbelly
4. Jim & John – Ed & Lonnie Young
5. Emmaline Take Your Time – Alec Askew
6. Buttermilk – Miles & Bob Pratcher
7. Live At Newport – Joe Patterson & The Georgia Sea Island Singers
8. The Fox And The Hounds – Henry Thomas
9. Little Liza Jane – Pete Harris
10. Knoxville County Stomp – Tennessee Chocolate Drops
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Blind Blake Alponso Higgs

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Eden & John’s East River String Band w/ Dom Flemons & R. Crumb

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Sid Hempill

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Lonnie Young

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Henry Thomas record ad

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OTRS #14 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Religious Music & Sermons Part 5

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 5
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Religious Music & Sermons” 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 with Eden Brower.

R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 5

1. I’m So Happy – Rev. Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux & His Congregation
2. I’m Gonna Shout All Over God’s Heaven – Forbes Randolph’s Kentucky Jubilee Choir
3. The Whole World In His Hand – Bessie Johnson’s Sanctified Singers
4. Will My Mother Know Me There? – Blind Connie Rosemond
5. I’ll Just Stand And Ring My Hands And Cry – Rev. J. C. Burnett with Thomas
Waller on organ & Sisters Ethel Grainger and Odette Jackson singing
6. Zions Hill – Rev. Calbert & Sister Billie Holstein
7. I Wonder How They Live At Home – Rev. Edwin, Olive & Mrs. Boone
8. At The River – Tennessee Moutaineers
9. The Bible’s True – Uncle Dave Macon
10. You Can’t Make A Monkey Out Of Me – Eva Quartet
11. Jubilate – Benedictine Choir




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OTRS #13 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 4 – Banjo Records

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 4
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Banjo Records” from 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 with Eden Brower. 

R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 4

1. The Hootenanny Song – Miller’s Bullfrog Entertainers
2. Steppin’ Around – Jan Garber featuring Harry Reser
3. Take Your Pick – Pete Mandell with the Savoy Havana Band
4. The Coloured Major – Olly Oakley
5. Darktown Dandies – Grimshaw’s Banjo Quartet
6. Can You Blame The Colored Man – Banjo Joe (Gus Cannon)
7. Moyo Wanga – Thayelo Kapiye Nyanja Trio
8. I Ain’t A Bit Drunk – George “Shortbuckle” Roark
9. Country Blues – Dock Boggs
10. Banjo Rock & Roll – Boy Bennett And His Band
11. Twisted – Annie Ross
12. The Letter – The Medallions
13. Oh! Oh! Get Out Of The Car – Richard Berry

This is the banjo player from the 1940 film “And So They Live” that Crumb talks about.

OTRS #12 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 3 – Jazz From Around The World

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 3
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Jazz From Around The World” from 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.

R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 3

1. Mitropa – George Boulangers And His Orchestra
2. Illegible – Weintraub’s Syncopators
3. Illegible – Dobree Saxophone Orchestra
4. Jazz Devil – Peter Erving
5. Eccentric – Jack Bund
6. Troisieme Quatuor A Cordes – Quator Lespine
7. Bugatti Step – Jaroslav Jezek
8. My Blackbirds Are Bluebirds Now – Jean Goldkette
9. Beedle Um Bum – McKinney’s Cotton Pickers
10. Dixie Stomp – Fess Williams And His Joy Boys
11. Ella May – Earl Hines
12. There’s A Rickety Rackety Shack – The Old Mill Dance Kings

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OTRS #11 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 2 – Novelty & Weird Records

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 2
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb “Novelty & Weird Records” from 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. Cornbelt Symphony -Jack Lathrop
 2. Comes The Revolution – Willie Howard
 3. Big Butter & Egg Man From The West – Phil Baker
 4. My Thing-A-Ma-Jig – Billy Cullen
 5. Christopher Columbus – Party Record
 6. Strawberry Roan – unknown
7.  “What’s Really Going On”? – R. Crumb
8.  Fatal Flower Garden – Nelstone’s Hawaiians

OTRS #10 – Robert Crumb’s Record Room Part 1

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R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 1
John’s Old Time Radio Show w/ R. Crumb. 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.

R. Crumb’s Record Room Pt. 1

1. Rose Rose I Love You – Frankie Laine
2. Charlotte Hot Step – Fletcher & Foster
3. Hilarious Zeb – McLaughlin’s Old Time Melody Makers
4. Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams – Abe Lyman Orchestra
5. Illegible – Lucknow Zanawae
6. Illegible Violin record – (India)
7. Two White Horses In A Line – Two Poor Boys
8. No No Blues – Curley Weaver
9. Dirty Butter – Minnie Wallace
10. My Laona Blues – Teddy Darby
11. On the Sea Of Life – E. R. Nance Singers
12. My Loving Brother – Smilin’ Ed McConnell & Family
13. Rose – Fredo Gardoni

OTRS #9 – The Origins Of Occupy Wall Street

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John’s Old Time Radio Show
Early Occupy Wall Street Music of the 1930’s. John plays records from his 78 rpm record collection that were written about the fall of the American stock market in 1930 which lead to the great depression.

1. All I got’s Gone – Odie McWinters
2. Down On Penny Farm – The Bentley Boys
3. How Can A Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live – Blind Alfred Reed
4. The Panic Is On – Hezekiah Jenkins
5. Bread Line Blues – Smith & Nawahi
6. The Cotton Mill Colic – Dave McCarn
7. NRA Blues – Bill Cox
8. F.D.R.’s Back Again – Bill Cox
9. In 1992 – Bill Cox
10. Fifty Years From Now – Harry McClintock
11. Interview w/Eden Brower about modern day Occupy Wall St.
12. Everything’s Gonna Be O.K. America – Art Kassell
13. When My Stocks Come Tumbling Down – Fields & Hall
14. Headin’ For Better Times – Ted Lewis
15. Missed Meal Cramp Blues – Alec Johnson
16. See The Black Clouds Breaking Over Yonder – Chubby Parker
17. Dust Can’t Kill Me – Woody Guthrie

1932 unemployment march on Washington

Workers Alliance San Francisco WPA-1931

 

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Unemployed workers build the Seattle shantytown Hooverville in October 1931.

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Homeless-man-sitting-in-front-of-Hooverville-shack October 27, 1931

 

FDR 1931

 

Demonstration of the Unemployed Kansas1936

Crowd gathering on Wall Street after the 1929 crash

Bill Cox

 

Dust Bowl

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NYSE floor

pea pickers

 

police guard World Exchange Bank after crash

 

x-mas tree

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OTRS #8 – More Jazz The World Forgot

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John’s Old Time Radio Show
More Jazz The World Forgot. John plays records from his 78 rpm record collection from the 1920’s and 30’s.

1. it Looks Like Susie – Cab Calloway
2. Wild Flower Rag – Clarence Williams
3. You Keep Me Always Living in Sin – Joseph Robechaux And His New Orleans Rhythm Boys
4. Fidgetty Feet – The Arcadian Serenaders
5. Charleston Is The Best Dance – Charlie Johnson’s Paradise Ten
6. Monia – Ross Deluxe Syncopators
7. St. James Infirmary – Alfonse Trent
8. Doin’ The jug – Tiny Parham
9. Short Dressed Gal – Sam Morgan’s Jazz band
10. Fat Meat And Greens – Jelly Roll Morton
11. Tough Breaks – Bennie moten
12. Spring Fever – Rube Bloom
13. Brown Jug Blues – Ezra Buzzington’s Rustic Revelers
14. Wild Man Stomp – State Street Ramblers
15. Shanghai Honey Moon – Kansas City Stompers
16. Mississippi Stomp – Slim & His Hot Boys
17. Two Tone Stomp – Ed Lang & Lonnie Johnson
18. Rocky Road – McKinney’s Cotton pickers
19. Just Blues – Memphis Jazzers
22. The Terror – Cliff Jackson And His Krazy Cats
21. Stoppin’ The Traffic – The Missourians

Tiny Parham Orchestra

 

Lonnie Johnson

Slim Lamar’s Southeners

Ezra Buzzington’s Rustic Revelers

 

OTRS #7 – Great Old Ethnic Records

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John’s Old Time Radio Show

John plays Great Old Ethnic Records records from his 78 rpm record collection from the 1920’s and 30’s.

1. Les Blues De Crowley – Amédé Ardoin & Denus Mcgee (CAJUN)
2. Glen Lyon Rant – John A. MacDonald (ANTIGONISH NOVA SCOTIA)
3. A Ship From Chros -Takis Nicolau    (GREEK)
4. Todus Ellos – El Ciego Melquiades (MEXICO)
5. Mado A – Polo Malael    (MARTINIQUE)
6. Memee La Creole – Stellio’s Orch Du Bal Antillais (MARTINIQUE)
7. Los Sufrimientos De On Catre – Los Jardineros (PUERTO RICO)
8. Illegible – Michala Thomasa    (UKRAINIAN)
9. Illeg Two Step – Pawlo Humeniuk (UKRAINIAN)
10. La Vai Medeira – Luperce Miranda    Luperce Miranda (BRAZIL)
11. Nadando En Mar De Rosas – Les Loups    (ARGENTINA & BRAZIL)
12. Terry’s Ramble – Mrs. & Miss McNiff-Locke (QUBEC)
13. In The Garden Where The Prates Grow – James J. Mullan with the Four Provinces Orchestra    (IRISH)
14. Chicken Reel – Henri Trio    (FRENCH CANADIAN)
15. Quadrille Du 4 Eme Rang – Les 4 Copains (FRENCH CANADIAN)
16. Ma Reguliere – M. Vaissade w/ Django (FRENCH)
17. Princess Czardas -H. Bression (FRENCH)
18. Son P’tit Jupon     – M. Ovila Legare    (FRENCH)
19. Illegible – L. & N. Hanoum    (TURKISH)
20. La Bella Siciliana – Caldiero Trio    (ITALIAN)

Luperce Miranda

Pawlo Humeniuk (left)

Pawlo Humeniuk

1st Django recording

 

Amede Ardoin & Dennus McGee

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