Options Old Codger with Courtney T. Edison: Playlist from October 23, 2012 Options

The Old Codger: playing 78 RPM records like they're going out of style!

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Options October 23, 2012: A quasi-life force fueled by steamed cabbage, cigar stubs plucked from the gutter, and petty grievances.

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Artist Track Approx. start time
Lucille Bogan  Barbecue Bess   Options 0:00:00 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Nick Lucas  Teasin' the Frets   Options 0:02:10 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Tampa Red  Let Me Play with Your Poodle   Options 0:09:20 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Sophie Tucker  I Never Can Think of the Words   Options 0:11:51 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Bo Carter  Beans   Options 0:14:45 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Marion Harris  We Love It   Options 0:17:39 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Larry Adler  Smoking Reefers   Options 0:20:52 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Jack Hodges  Everything Is Fresh Today   Options 0:29:12 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Blind Boy Fuller  Jivin' Woman Blues   Options 0:32:06 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Wilmoth Houdini  He Had It Coming   Options 0:34:45 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Butterbeans & Susie  I Can't Use You   Options 0:37:30 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Cleo Gibson  I've Got Ford Engine Movements in My Hips   Options 0:40:40 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Lecuona Cuban Boys  TabĂș   Options 0:49:09 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Billy Jones  When It's Night Time in Italy   Options 0:52:10 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
The Watson Sisters  Lend Me Jim   Options 0:55:21 (MP3 | Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

  8:02pm Matt from Springfield:

Somehow I think she's talkin' 'bout more than barbecue.

"Saucy", or "dry rub"?
  8:04pm Carson "Row Row" Robison:

i likes dis codjur guy.
  8:05pm Artie Schermerhorn:

Sounds good Courtney! Just like we like 'em.
  8:07pm Matt from Springfield:

  8:07pm Danne D:

Props to the Codger :)
  8:09pm Ken From Hyde Park:

"Running out of time"? Gee, that's an understatement!
  8:10pm Artie Schermerhorn:

Bow Wow !
  8:10pm Danne D:

Thought this was "Play with your Putin'"
  8:11pm Cy Burless:

Are you related to Cornelius Edison, who invented the speed bump?
  8:12pm Matt from Springfield:

Codge on!
  8:13pm Matt from Springfield:

@Danne: Only if your band name is Poodle Riot :)
  8:19pm Matt from Springfield:

Always like to hear Marion Harris!
  8:23pm Matt from Springfield:

And these old reefer songs! I have several myself.
  8:24pm Danne D:

lol Matt :)
  8:27pm Danne D:

Regarding Coolidge:
  8:28pm Danne D:

Full disclosure I don't agree with the politics of the person running that particular blog :)
  8:29pm Matt from Springfield:

An "olid Codge"
  8:30pm Danne D:

1920 Harding/Coolidge songbook:
  8:32pm danny venture:

  8:34pm danny venture:

blind boy fuller can be a real happy pill
  8:36pm Danne D:

Btw, the first campaign to use direct mail apparently was recently deceased George McGovern:
  8:44pm Contemporary Politicking Report:

The Presidential debates wrapped up last night, still leaving much to be desired; Cleveland spoke for merely 7 hours, and McKinley still refused to elaborate on his plan for confronting the German menace.
  8:45pm Matt from Springfield:

Butterbeans & Sushi? ;)
  8:46pm Alison Porchnik:

You should have seen what he did to the hens on his poultry farm.
  8:47pm Danne D:

Contemporary Politicking Report must be the Fox News of its time as Cleveland never face McKinley in an election ;)
  8:47pm Alison Porchnik:

Ecker that is.
  8:48pm Matt from Springfield:

Clarabelle "The Stinger"--must be the 29th last of the Red Hot Mamas or before.
  8:49pm Matt from Springfield:

Evenin' Alison!
  8:49pm Danne D:

WFMU needs more Claves :)
  8:50pm Contemporary Politicking Report:

Mr. D: I do not verify reports, I print whatever Ol' Man Hearst instructs me to print.
  8:50pm Danne D:

I swear this sounds like a 90-year old version of the Greasy Kids Stuff theme (the part before the vocals)
  8:50pm Cy Burless:

How does TOC make his voice do that?
  8:52pm Alison Porchnik:

Evening, Matt... If that is your real name. (No sign of the slandering lurker tonight I guess.)

Dinner is overdue. I'm absconding from the list for a sandwich.
  8:53pm Matt from Springfield:

@Danne: Before my time, unfortunately!
I see that claves are what I believed "castanets" to be--castanets are circular and held in both palms.
  8:53pm Danne D:

wow a Gallagher name check. I knew he was old but damn!
  8:55pm Matt from Springfield:

@AP: Don't worry, that's not me. Evidently that was a repeat offender who occasionally crawls out of his hole. (How old is he? Is he the same scallywag who used to post libelous handbills about Courtney Edison?)
  8:59pm Matt from Springfield:

Tonight was a delight, but alas it comes to an end.
Pick up your hat from the check girl, and I'll see the Codger next time!
  8:59pm Artie Schermerhorn:

Thanks for taking the bus to JC Courtney. See ya next time. And Clubfoot says howdy and wants his $3.00!
  9:00pm Timb:

Great show Codge!
  10:09pm Van Up:

Best ever Nick Lucas (he doesn't sing).
  9:29am Jacob Destree:

Thank you, Codger. Lucille Bogan is the best; I wonder if I can find a free download of some of her stuff in the Free Music Archive?
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