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January 25, 2014
Options January 25, 2014 The Liz Renay Memorial Playlist
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Artist Track Label Approx. start time
Thunderbolts  Options Rambling On   Star Satellite  0:00:00 )  
Larry Halloway  Options Beatle Teen Beat   Parkway  0:05:35 )  
The Losers  Options Snake Eyes   Parley  0:06:55 )  
The Runabouts with Johnny Hammer  Options Lobo   Kem  0:09:08 )  
Don Willis  Options Boppin' High School Baby   Satellite  0:15:30 )  
Jerry Woodard and the Cavaleers  Options Six Long Weeks   Fad  0:18:03 )  
Gene King and the Mecaton Band  Options T.V. Show   Montel Michelle  0:19:47 )  
Rick West and the Red Hots  Options Cop Car   Central  0:22:29 )  
Bruce Culver  Options Square Record   M.M.I.  0:25:00 )  
Jerry Lynn  Options Bugger Burns   0:28:58 )  
Bobby Gregory with His Cactus Cowboys  Options Chinese Rock And Roll   Gregory  0:29:44 )  
J. Mercy Baby  Options The Rock And Stomp   Mercy Baby  0:37:06 )  
Bobby Tuggle  Options The $64,000 Question   Checker  0:38:56 )  
Bobby Williams and His Nightlifters  Options Tarzan   Cort  0:41:15 )  
Emmett Hobson  Options Mattie Bee   Groove  0:43:51 )  
Bill Rase w/ Ivon Gregory & The Blue Notes  Options It's You For Me   G&G  0:46:34 )  
Joe Houston  Options Blow Joe Blow   Modern  0:49:08 )  
Don Julian  Options Big Mama Wants To Rock   Dootone  0:57:25 )  
Bobby and the Bengals  Options Double Rock   B-W  0:57:49 )  
The Lavenders  Options I Said Look   Lake  0:59:48 )  
4 Dueces  Options Down It Went   Music City  1:02:29 )  
Herb Price and the Darts  Options Shimmy Shimmy (Cha Cha Cha)   Tempus  1:04:33 )  
The Cadets  Options Love Bandit   Modern  1:06:41 )  
The Hi-Fidelities  Options Help Murder Police   Hi-Q  1:10:16 )  
The Creepers  Options Jammin' Granny   Rene  1:16:46 )  
The Road Runners  Options Little Pig   Commerce  1:17:21 )  
The Del Counts  Options Bird Dog   Soma  1:19:40 )  
Terry and the Flippers  Options Ready-Aim-Fire   RSVP  1:22:11 )  
(Screaming) Lord Jim and the Picadilly Squares  Options What's A Wooly Bully??   Continental  1:27:23 )  
The Incidentals  Options Baby Shake   Gold Standard  1:28:33 )  
The Teeners  Options Don't Mess Around   Viscount  1:31:21 )  
The Actions  Options Germ City   Jeree  1:36:04 )  
The Jackasses  Options Shake It Up   Bray  1:36:50 )  
Dennis "The Rocket" feat Webb Foley's Quartet  Options Jungle Jive   Emerald  1:39:46 )  
The Gadabouts  Options Stranded In The Jungle   Mercury  1:44:03 )  
Woody & Dave  Options Sweet Potato   Bullseye  1:47:44 )  
The Vails  Options She's Back   Belmont  1:51:06 )  
Candy Phillips  Options Timber - Part 1   Atlantic  1:52:41 )  
The Five Fleets  Options I've Been Cryin'   Felsted  1:55:09 )  
Vernon Green and the Phantoms  Options Sweet Breeze   Specialty  1:58:50 )  

Listener comments!

  Sat. 1/25/14 1:05pm Fudd:

Welcome Wex!
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:06pm kupi:

yes,,, now grandmas a total stranger since she got her face caught in the record changer
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:09pm Gaylord Fields:

That song was a perfect illustration of the theory I've advanced to Rex that songs with the word "Beatle" in the title have a better than average tendency to be great (and often in a distintively un-Beatle-like way).
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:13pm Greg from Bloomfield:

Afternoon, Fools!
Gaylord, does this apply to "Beetle" as well?
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:13pm fred:

@Gaylord: an interesting theory, new to me so I'll keep an eye out for it. The next track and Rex generally made me wonder whether that kind of reverb-heavy trailers could have influenced Suicide (the band, not the act)
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:15pm Gaylord Fields:

@Greg from Bloomfield: Most definitely so.
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 1:15pm Richie:

Thanks again for last week's broadcast...it was fantastic!
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:19pm ChrisB.:

Love the Liz Renay backstory. Will look for her Adam-12 appearance.
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 1:21pm Tony in Durham NC:

In honor of Liz's first 2,000 men I'm still working on my first 2,000 Fool's Paradise shows. Shall we hear some of ye olde bumpe and grinde?
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 1:26pm Tony in Durham NC:

I have a promo square white record from ZWOL. Those were the days.
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:28pm Muffy St. Jacques:

Saturday morning reverb (my head that is)
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:31pm Greg from Bloomfield:

WOW.
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:31pm jmd:

Oooh. I think you may go to Hell for this one. See ya there!
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:33pm Parq:

I just mentioned to Mrs Parq that Rex has enough grotequely stereotypical "Chinese" novelty records to do a marathon premium. She enthusiastically endorsed the idea.
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:33pm Brez:

"Chinese Rock And Roll" -- truly one of the weirdest we've heard here on Fool's Paradise!
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:35pm jmd:

Agreed w/ Mrs Parq. Please!
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:35pm Brez:

Hey, Parq, we've been through this before. Rex refers those of us into grotesquely stereotypical "Chinese" novelty records to Norton's collections of same.
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:35pm Sing Sing:

Records should ALL be tasteless...if they tasted good thayd all be eaten by now !
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:36pm Brez:

Har.

Mmm, where can I get go-go boots like Liz Renay's?!?!
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:37pm Brez:

Rex, I think you need to address the GROUNDSWELL of DEMAND for you to do a Chop Suey Rock premium...
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:43pm Muffy St. Jacques:

just play fifteen minuets of The 5.6.7.8's and your thirst for fried sushi rock will be thrilled
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:46pm Sing Sing:

Mattie sound like Snaggy's chick
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:50pm Parq:

I knew a Liz Ronay once. She was a cute blonde, too.
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 1:51pm Parq:

Just read Miss Renay's Wikipedia page -- jeez, what a checkered story!
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 1:53pm Richie:

"Dusty Uterus" ...NOT a good stripper name.
  Sat. 1/25/14 1:57pm Sing Sing:

Ernestine Schmidlap...ALSO not a good stripper name
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 2:09pm Greg from Bloomfield:

I'm still pulling for a Mambo/Cha-Cha comp!
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 2:14pm Mailman Tom:

Rex, when will you be posting your list of favorite movies and TV shows?
  Sat. 1/25/14 2:14pm Muffy St. Jacques:

Roxcella and her Super Sport Coupe
  Sat. 1/25/14 2:15pm hazmania:

Highly recommend Liz Renay's autobiography My Face For The World To See
  Sat. 1/25/14 2:25pm mike east:

The porter at my work walks around all day shouting "bird dog!" And "come in, bird dog!" And other variants. Also calls other people bird dog sometimes
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 2:34pm Tony in Durham NC:

Did I say how great last week's show was? I did? Oh.
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 2:36pm Reeshard:

A shame that Liz Renay never got around to the sequel. Her title: 'My Ass For The World To Kiss.'
  Sat. 1/25/14 2:50pm Muffy St. Jacques:

i found my picture in the dollar bin at the dollar store next to the nickel beers
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 2:53pm 8track:

chop chop :)
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 2:56pm 8track:

Fleets don't fail me now !
  Sat. 1/25/14 2:56pm Brez:

And now Todd-O-Phonic Todd -- this is simply too much excitement for one Saturday afternoon! Hey, thanx for another fab show, Rex!!
Avatar Sat. 1/25/14 2:57pm whipped beer fat:

Thanks for the wild ride Rex.
Avatar    Sat. 1/25/14 3:00pm Ken From Hyde Park:

The Phantom Surfers do pretty good, for that matter.
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