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December 14, 2013
Favoriting December 14, 2013 The Una O'Connor Memorial Playlist
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Artist Track Label Comments Approx. start time
Roscoe and the Little Green Men  Favoriting Weird   20th Fox    0:00:00 Pop-up)  
Ronnie Cells and the Continentals  Favoriting Chicken   Valmon    0:05:16 Pop-up)  
Mike Waggoner & The Bops  Favoriting Basher #5   Vee    0:08:11 Pop-up)  
The Nobles  Favoriting Black Widow   Selbon    0:09:35 Pop-up)  
Al Turnage & The Turnpikes  Favoriting Hollywood Rock   Corsair  The Texas Box!!  0:17:23 Pop-up)  
Johnny Earl  Favoriting Pull It, Man   Gyro    0:18:16 Pop-up)  
Eddy Bell  Favoriting Rock 'N Roll USA   Lucky Four    0:20:44 Pop-up)  
Johnny Bell  Favoriting Flip Flop and Fly   Brunswick    0:23:04 Pop-up)  
Rod Bernard with Mike Genovese & the Twisters  Favoriting All Night In Jail   Carl    0:25:00 Pop-up)  
Joe Wallace and Al Woody's Owls  Favoriting Leopard Man   Moon    0:27:36 Pop-up)  
Wayne Walker  Favoriting Bo Bo Ska Diddle Daddle   Columbia    0:30:27 Pop-up)  
The Country Dudes  Favoriting Have A Ball   Azalea  More from the Texas Box!  0:32:30 Pop-up)  
Jimmy Lewis  Favoriting Ga Go Go   Accent    0:41:09 Pop-up)  
Larry Williams  Favoriting Heebie Jeebies   Specialty    0:41:46 Pop-up)  
Davey Jones  Favoriting The Chase   Glades    0:44:16 Pop-up)  
Otis Blackwell  Favoriting Wake Up Fool   RCA Victor    0:46:14 Pop-up)  
Riff Ruffin Combo  Favoriting Foxey   Middle-Tone    0:48:33 Pop-up)  
John Lee Hooker  Favoriting Mambo Chillun   Vee Jay    0:51:16 Pop-up)  
Eddie Bartell and his Dukes of Rhythm  Favoriting I Mean Really   Star-X    1:01:45 Pop-up)  
The Thor-Ables  Favoriting Get That Bread   Titanic    1:02:01 Pop-up)  
The Majestics  Favoriting The Lone Ranger   Sioux    1:02:52 Pop-up)  
The Robins  Favoriting 10 Days In Jail   RCA Victor    1:05:10 Pop-up)  
The Spiders  Favoriting I'm Slippin' In   Imperial    1:07:56 Pop-up)  
The Five Jets  Favoriting Give In   Deluxe    1:10:47 Pop-up)  
The A-Bones  Favoriting Lover's Curse   Norton  TONITE!! With King Salami!! @ Don Pedros's  1:18:45 Pop-up)  
The Del-Rays  Favoriting Fortune Teller   R and H    1:19:42 Pop-up)  
The Epics  Favoriting Twist 'N Shout   AGA    1:22:18 Pop-up)  
The Pacers  Favoriting Big Batman   Razorback    1:24:39 Pop-up)  
The Stompin' Riffraffs  Favoriting The Whip   Sailor Lars    1:27:37 Pop-up)  
Ernie K-Doe  Favoriting I Got to Find Somebody   Minit    1:35:28 Pop-up)  
Larry McKinley  Favoriting on WYLD in New Orleans 12-26-68       1:36:44 Pop-up)  
Nolan Pitts  Favoriting Way In The Middle Of The Night   MInit    1:38:45 Pop-up)  
Benny Spellman  Favoriting 10-4 (Calling All Cars)   Minit unissued    1:40:57 Pop-up)  
Larry McKinley  Favoriting on WYLD in New Orleans 12-26-68     More wake-up calls!  1:45:15 Pop-up)  
Eddie Lang  Favoriting I'm Gonna Make You Eat Those Words   Seven B unissued    1:50:12 Pop-up)  
Larry McKinley  Favoriting on WYLD in New Orleans 12-26-68       1:53:20 Pop-up)  
Diamond Joe  Favoriting Moanin' and Screamin' - Parts I   MInit    1:55:19 Pop-up)  

Listener comments!

Avatar 1:06pm Reeshard:

Ah, knuckle-headed rock instrumentals...just what my Saturday required.
Avatar 🌮 Swag For Life Member 1:14pm Parq:

Una O'Connor! Yes! Outright stole Bride of Frankenstein.
Avatar 🌮 1:20pm Mailman Tom:

A 10 disc set of Texas rock 'n' roll, including a book? This I need to get!
Avatar 🌮 Swag For Life Member 1:21pm ChrisB.:

At over $250, that Texas Box is a little dear, but God, so tempting!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:21pm common:

eddy bell sounds nice on a cold sat! thanks rex.
Avatar 1:22pm Reeshard:

"Rock 'N Roll USA"'s intro is, like, from Weirdsville, man.
Avatar 1:35pm Reeshard:

There's no end to the racetrack/romance metaphor-in-song, but this one goes the extra furlong: "You're still in there kicking in the stall..."
  2:15pm Brez:

Rex, your program frightens meā€¦and I LIKE it!
Avatar 2:17pm Richie:

WHAT?!?!?!?King Salami!?!?!? Here?!?!? In the USA?!?!? WHY did I not know this?!?!
  2:50pm map:

That WYLD segment was great
  2:54pm sinner:

..I want that Eddie Lang record.....I have a first born here...
  2:58pm Listener Jumpy in Brooklyn:

That wig commercial with the guy saying "What?" was the best ever.
  2:59pm Bob K. of Detroit:

Thank you, Rex, for the Larry McKinley tribute. NOLA has lost a great man!
  2:59pm sinner:

...Sister 'Leisha owns one of those wigs...
Avatar 3:01pm Reeshard:

Excellent edition of the broadcast, Rex, thanks!
  5:33am Saxman_Rick:

And for the Rooty Poots on Tulane Merry Christmas. May WYLD live on forever.
  5:16pm john cummins:

request for your Christmas show - Uncle Santa By 11 year old Leslie uggams
  7:10pm Daniel Gugolz:

Hi there,
can anybody at your station send me BOTH SIDES of RIFF RUFFIN's 45rpm single Middle-Tone 010
"Foxey"/"Please Take Me" as hi-res mp3s to my e-mail address?? I'd very grateful, as I am writing an article about this artist for a magazine.... thanx for your help!!!

Best regards from Daniel
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