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May 12, 2018
Options May 12, 2018 The Olive Borden Memorial Playlist
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Artist Track Label Comments Approx. start time
Link Wray  Options Son Of Rumble   Easy Eye Sound    0:00:00 MP3 | )  
The Rhythm-Addicts  Options Hot Rod   Cee-Gee    0:05:03 MP3 | )  
The Scarlets  Options Stampede   Prince    0:06:42 MP3 | )  
The Sparklers Four  Options Stanleyville Stomp   Rubu Records    0:08:40 MP3 | )  
Bobby Wayne and the Swing Trainers  Options Swing Train Twist   Bonita    0:15:12 MP3 | )  
The Mystery Trio  Options Willie Joe   Camelia    0:17:01 MP3 | )  
Al Ferrier  Options Hey! Baby   Excello    0:18:43 MP3 | )  
Chuck Gray With Sandy Stanton's Panics  Options Footloose and Fancy-Free   Fable    0:21:17 MP3 | )  
Ann Castle  Options Go Get The Shotgun Grand'pa   X-Power    0:23:16 MP3 | )  
Skip Morris w/ Doug Charles and the Boogie Kings  Options Talk To Your Daughter   Rocko    0:25:35 MP3 | )  
Margie Lee  Options Honky Tonk Blues   Nashville    0:28:01 MP3 | )  
Buck Jones  Options A Box Of Grass   Tiki    0:30:08 MP3 | )  
Billy Bland  Options Chicken Hop   Tip Top    0:41:03 MP3 | )  
Lue Cazz  Options The Walk   Vee-Jay    0:41:42 MP3 | )  
Roy Brown with His Mighty-Mighty Men  Options Good Rockin' Man   Deluxe    0:44:13 MP3 | )  
Leroy James & Combo  Options Whoa Mule   Goldband    0:47:14 MP3 | )  
Chuck Berry  Options Jaguar and The Thunderbird   Chess    0:49:53 MP3 | )  
Steve Douglas  Options Had   Grapevine    0:51:45 MP3 | )  
Bobby & Boobie  Options Teen Age Party   Dice    0:59:01 MP3 | )  
Doug Johnson and the Outlaws  Options Boot Hill McCoy   Witch    1:00:32 MP3 | )  
The Royal Halos  Options Nobody But Me And My Girl   Aladdin    1:02:51 MP3 | )  
The Rays  Options Zimba Lulu   XYZ    1:05:12 MP3 | )  
The Bayou Boys  Options Bambalaya   Checker    1:07:28 MP3 | )  
Kay Bell and The Spacemen  Options Scream Along   Buena Vista    1:14:20 MP3 | )  
Tommy Steele  Options Drunken Guitar   Decca    1:16:18 MP3 | )  
Joe Cota  Options Creep-A-Con Rock   Locket    1:18:14 MP3 | )  
Bobby and the Temps  Options Mary Lou   ABC-Paramount    1:21:25 MP3 | )  
Angie And The Monoco's   Options Sad As I Can Be   White Top    1:24:11 MP3 | )  
The Vistas  Options Do The Bird Dog   Vista    1:26:14 MP3 | )  
Creeper and the Vi-Dells  Options California   VDC    1:34:35 MP3 | )  
Joe Ramirez and The Jumping Jacks  Options Hey   Diane    1:35:33 MP3 | )  
The Drag Kings  Options Midnight Drag Of Paul Revere   Wayne-Way    1:38:28 MP3 | )  
Little Red and his Rocking Hoods  Options Rock Pebbles Rock   Richland     1:40:42 MP3 | )  
Bubba Holland and The Jades  Options The Dutchman   Rare    1:43:14 MP3 | )  
Eddie and Gene and The Nitecaps  Options Check You Later   Tonjo    1:50:19 MP3 | )  
Jeb Stewart  Options The Greasy Frog   Bingo    1:50:56 MP3 | )  
Nite Owls  Options Hip Monkey   Take 3    1:53:07 MP3 | )  
Elder Clark  Options On The Mountain   Grace  Praise Daddy Grace!  1:55:48 MP3 | )  

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Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 1:07pm Mailman Tom:

Olive Borden was one of the most beautiful actresses of the silent screen. She starred in the incredible 1926 movie, The Monkey Talks. Only a poor print of the movie still exists, but it's definitely worth watching because of her. Unfortunately, she came to a sad end on Los Angeles' skid row. She was only 41.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 5/12/18 1:25pm Juke Joint Jonny:

imdb tells us that Olive Borden's last film, the voodoo potboiler Chloe, Love is Calling You, also features a band called the Shreveport Home Wreckers! Got to dig that!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 5/12/18 1:27pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Think it's these guys?? youtu.be...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 1:29pm Joe non Papa:

It's ages since I've read it but was she included in Kenneth Anger's "Hollywood Babylon"? Her story sounds like she would fit right in.
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:32pm Lord Johnzon:

Damn hippies... they got me too
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:34pm Lord Johnzon:

I coulda been an investment banker!!
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:35pm scott:

Radio genius echo fade!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 1:35pm Blacktooth:

That was the best possible transition out of that Box Of Grass, song. I guess we just have to thank GOD for that....
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 1:36pm Blacktooth:

Or Dog. Maybe we thank Dog for that...
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:37pm andrewb:

That Anne Castle number rocks
Avatar Sat. 5/12/18 1:37pm Reeshard:

And here my morning was fairly uncomplicated...hell, where's my box of grass? And my spike? Must be around here somewheres...
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:37pm trippinwithdub:

Sounding great as always, Rex. This Olive Borden has a Janis Joplin look.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 5/12/18 1:37pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Whole dang Chloe, Love is Calling You, if you need it: archive.org...
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:37pm scott:

I thank dog that it's Saturday, which is every day for him, of course.
Avatar Sat. 5/12/18 1:40pm Reeshard:

Wow...THERE's a cautionary tale...
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:42pm Lord Johnzon:

Thank dog indeed!
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:43pm DG:

Is this the original "The Walk"? There's a bootleg of the Beatles doing this (probably from the Let It Be/Get Back sessions).
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 1:45pm Joe non Papa:

BTW Rex, that Detroit pizza joint near the Chelsea Hotel has finally opened. Eater(dot)com likes it.
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:57pm Papito:

HAD came on and the ghost of Bettie Page appears before me doing a HOT grind !
  Sat. 5/12/18 1:57pm Lord Johnzon:

I'm embarrassed to say that I've lived in Detroit for almost four years and I don't really know what distinguishes "Detroit" pizza... but I have Celiac disease so I have an excuse... is it like thin crust and rectangular or is that some other city...
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:01pm Lord Johnzon:

Well I got it half right... the part about the auto parts trays is familiar
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:08pm trippinwithdub:

Aba gu baga yay!
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:10pm trippinwithdub:

"Did he say that?" - pointing to the captioned screen translation.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 2:24pm Cooh John:

Paradise on Saturday afternoon.
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:31pm gd0:

What IS that crazy movie(?) dialog from, with the waitress rattling off a hundred drink names, and the customer dryly replies "beer" ? ? ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Sat. 5/12/18 2:32pm Mailman Tom:

I stuck my Joe E. Ross No Brow sticker on my 45 record box
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:43pm trippinwithdub:

Is that Rex singing in the background (Rex and the Rocking Hoods)?
  Sat. 5/12/18 2:47pm mic_level:

"Cry Danger" -- unless I have my noirs jumbled up, which does tend to happen.
  Sat. 5/12/18 3:00pm gd0:

@mic_level: thanks. but not Cry Danger. Scrolled thru, no drink waitress. Did find the "that's me - available" line, tho. Haha.
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