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February 7, 2015
Options February 7, 2015 The Gloria Grahame Memorial Playlist
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Artist Track Label Approx. start time
The Teen Rockers  Options Road Block   Cool  0:00:00 )  
The Cams  Options Smashin'   Indie  0:04:39 )  
The Hong Kongs  Options Surfin' In The China Sea   Melody Mill  0:06:28 )  
Thunder Rocks  Options Warpath   Sabre  0:08:23 )  
Wolf  Options Stompin' To The Beat   Academy  0:14:47 )  
Jackie Cray  Options Maybelle   Limelight  0:15:18 )  
The Storms (w/ Carl Groves)  Options Canteen Baby   Musicale  0:18:09 )  
Phil Campos  Options Street Fight   Impact  0:20:39 )  
Kenny Owens  Options Come Back Baby   Reka  0:22:17 )  
Red Berry and the Bel Raves  Options What A Dolly   Dreem  0:24:34 )  
Jimmy Heap and The Melody Makers with Perk Williams  Options Cat'n Around   Capitol  0:26:17 )  
The Royal Entertainers  Options Big Bad Joe   Ho Jo  0:35:37 )  
Curtis Carrington  Options I'm Gonna Catch You (Cutting Out On Me)   Fury  0:37:12 )  
Ricky Jones  Options Hate To Say Goodbye   Herald  0:39:01 )  
Little Johnny Burton (feat. Ike Turner on guitar)  Options Talkin' About Me   Ivory  0:41:34 )  
The Sly Fox  Options My Four Women   Spark  0:44:28 )  
Jesse Price  Options Pizza Beat   Choctaw  0:47:36 )  
Avis and Chuck Thompson and Combo  Options Why So   On The Ball  0:56:06 )  
The Four Dots featuring Fletcher Williams  Options He Man Looking For A She Girl   Bullseye  0:58:08 )  
Kenny and Moe (The Blues Boys)  Options So Long - I'm Gone   Deluxe  1:03:18 )  
The Mohawks  Options Shopliftin' Molly   Mutual  1:04:22 )  
The Dorsets  Options Cool It   Asnes  1:06:03 )  
The Chandeliers  Options Dancin In The Congo   Angletone  1:06:57 )  
The Jewels  Options Goin' Goin' Gone   Imperial  1:09:34 )  
Chuck Sargeant and the Ambassadors  Options I'm Afraid You'll Put Me Down   Cuca  1:17:59 )  
Bob and The Showmen  Options Alright   Coulee  1:20:13 )  
The Cardinals  Options Go Go Baby   Cha Cha  1:20:49 )  
X-Cellents  Options Hang It Up!   Sure Play  1:25:20 )  
William The Wild One  Options (The Call Me) Willie The Wild One   Festival  1:32:16 )  
Lauderdale Special  Options Fort Liquordale   Campus  1:34:00 )  
Catalinas  Options Crazy Twistin' Baby   Cuca  1:35:28 )  
The Elite  Options My Confusion   Charay  1:38:34 )  
Barry Petri  Options Nana Kiam   Mont-Al  1:45:54 )  
Prentice Moreland  Options Please, Please, Please   Edsel  1:47:53 )  
The Barons  Options Who's IN The Shack   Soul  1:48:59 )  
Pico Pete  Options The Horse   Grooms  1:50:55 )  
Sidney Barnes  Options I'm Satisfied   Gemini  1:52:48 )  
Art Lassiter  Options It's Alright   Symbol  1:55:36 )  

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:07pm Ken From Hyde Park:

I always like that last chord in the intro song. Actually, I like the whole intro song.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 1:08pm Mailman Tom:

Gloria starred in one of my favorite Bogie movies, In a Lonely Place, made in 1950.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:10pm Greg from Bloomfield:

Afternoon, Fools! Got my sandwich, got my beer. Let's do this.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 1:12pm Mailman Tom:

Rex, are you familiar with the 1958 TV series, Mike Hammer, starring Darren McGavin? It ran for 78 episodes and all the exterior shots were filmed in NYC !
  Sat. 2/7/15 1:17pm pottybear:

What the hell is this schlock?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 1:18pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Gloria Grahameā€¦ grrrrr! She must have been some tough cookie. Tough? You'd have to be a titanium cookie to be Mrs. Nicholas Ray for any amount of time.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 1:27pm Tony in Durham NC:

Gloria Grahame! Hubba hubba!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:29pm Greg from Bloomfield:

Seconded. I think that picture just got me pregnant.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 1:29pm coelacanth:

hello Rex, and wrecks.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 1:33pm glenn:

wow! what a dame! rrrrowwww.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 1:33pm Mailman Tom:

The mayor of Toledo dropped dead from a heart attack yesterday!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:36pm dale:

i always thought george bailey should have plowed violet bix.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:40pm dale:

cbs 2 in new york has a subchannel over the air at 2.2 called decades. right now they are doing a honey west marathon. very swingin'
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 1:41pm ChrisB.:

Gloria was quite a dish!
  Sat. 2/7/15 1:43pm johnk77:

holy toledo:<

During his 2013 campaign, he refused a request by The Blade for a detailed medical report, pronouncing himself fit for the rigors of office
Read more at http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2015/02/07/Toledo-mourns-loss-of-Mayor-D-Michael-Collins.html#QrsvOrVs5PbFKEkF.99
  Sat. 2/7/15 1:44pm Alex:

This song rules.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:52pm Guido from Cologne:

I'm doin poppy cookies but using pizza dough fits thze title
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:53pm dale:

reading wiki, i like how her 4th husband was her stepson by her 3rd husband and she was hooking up with him when he was 13. woman had no boundaries!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 1:56pm dale:

we recently lost rod taylor of the time machine and the bearcats tv series. anyone remember that short lived series?
  Sat. 2/7/15 1:57pm Willie the pep:

Theres a fantastic episode of Mike Hammer set in Coney Island that must be seen
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 2:08pm Marcel M:

This show never fails to put me in a great mood, thanks Rex!
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:11pm mrmucho:

Crossfire on this week on TCM
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:15pm BEAVO:

Black Pope Ain't no other!
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:15pm BEAVO:

pork chop
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:16pm BEAVO:

Gloria G was hot as Violet in It's a Wonderful Life
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:18pm BEAVO:

In the alternate Bedford Falls without George she was the town whore.
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:19pm gregg staten island:

Gloria in that wacky circus movie trying to get past the Nazis at a east block check point
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:21pm BEAVO:

The Hey Hey Hey sounds like that Robin Thicke song Blurred Lines
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:25pm ken in denver:

Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:28pm BEAVO:

She was sexy and funny as Ado Annie in Oklahoma! she was just a girl who can't say no.
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:30pm mrmucho:

This came up in an GG image search but I don't think it's her. Looks soooo familiar but I can't ID. Any help?

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 2:32pm dale:

Isn't that norma jean?
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:33pm SeanG:

definitely norma jean
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:34pm BEAVO:

Young Marylin Monroe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 2:34pm dale:

this is one of my favorite 'whoa' realizations - the woman's last role was as mrs. fred ziffel on green acres.

  Sat. 2/7/15 2:35pm mrmucho:

Wow, duh. I will now go watch MeTV for 72 hours in penance.
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:35pm BEAVO:

who would never be mistaken for Gloria Grahame
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:36pm Willie the pep:

a soap opera for the kids
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:37pm BEAVO:

The pic at left in not characteristic of the way she looked.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:37pm BigLankyGeordie:

Fort Lauderdale, this is a masterpiece
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 2:41pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Fort Liquordale, that was pretty good, but I like my comedy a little less funny.
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:41pm Tony in Durham NC:

Happy Birthday to my lovely bride Melissa!
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:42pm Tony in Durham NC:

Mel's fave is Hootie Zapperticker!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 2/7/15 2:43pm jmd:

I feel like someone is going to Hell for this one?
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:46pm Mailman Tom:

Rare TV shows on DVD are available at thomasfilmclassics.com
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:47pm Willie the pep:

Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:47pm BEAVO:

Where did all the loot from the last fundraiser go?
  Sat. 2/7/15 2:48pm Willie the pep:

a new mink fur lining for something or other...
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:51pm BEAVO:

uh uhh!
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 2:54pm Tony in Durham NC:

I was in a band called BEVO once't.
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:54pm BEAVO:

The Black Pope was the air name of Shelley Pope, an influential radio station[clarification needed] at "Soul Music" radio stations around the southeastern United States in the 1970s and 1980s.
Avatar    Sat. 2/7/15 2:56pm BEAVO:

An excerpt from one of these shows can be heard in the 1982 movie "Cat People" playing on the radio in a taxicab.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 2/7/15 2:59pm Greg from Bloomfield:

Thanks, Rex! Enjoy the rest of your weekend, gang!
Avatar Sat. 2/7/15 3:07pm Tony in Durham NC:

Yes! Mel taped Ernie K. Doe off WWOZ when she lived in New Orleans.
  Sat. 2/7/15 8:58pm Two Stone:

Thanks for gettin in all winter, Fools paradise sure cures that cabin fever...
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