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POP Goes The World!

Aug 2019

Hey Jack, It’s The American Century!





Cab Calloway "Everybody Eats When the Come to My House" 


Louis Jordan "I Like Em Fat Like That" 


Wynonie Harris "Quiet Whiskey" 


Duke Ellington "Chocolate Shake" 











Slim Gaillard "Potato Chips" 


Sam Morgan's Jazz Band "Steppin' on the Gas"


Levee serenaders "Mr Jelly Lord" 


Chuck Willis "What'cha Gonna Do (When Your Baby Leaves You)" 


Alphonso Trent Orchestra "St. James Infimary"











Keely Smith, Louis Prima & Sam Butera "I'll Be Glad When You're Dead" 


Sam Butera & The Witnesses "French Poodle" 


Preservation Hall Jazz Band "Short Dressed Gal" 


Slim and Slam "Jump Session"


The Hot Sardines "I Wanna Be Like You" 











Nina Simone "My Baby Just Cares for Me"


Lil Armstrong and Her Swing Band "Let's Call It Love" 


Fats Waller "Two Sleepy People" 


Johnny Mercer "Satin Doll" 


Ella Fitzgerald "Solid As a Rock" 


The Cats And The Fiddle "We Cats Will Swing For You" 











Chick Webb "When I Get Low I Get High" 


Sidney Bechet "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho" 


Dizzy Gillespie and His Quintet "Oo-Shoo-Be-Doo-Bee"


Nellie Lutcher "Fine Brown Frame"











Sister Rosetta Tharpe & Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra "Shout, Sister, Shout!" 


Clarence "Frogman" Henry "Ain't Got No Home" 


Preservation Hall Jazz Band & Tom Waits "Tootie Ma Is a Big Fine Thing"


Tuba Fats' Chosen Few Jazzmen "You Are My Sunshine 











Si Cranstoun "Old School" 


The Chanters "Row Your Boat" 


Dana Gillespie "A Lotta What You Got" 


The Cadilacs "Peek-A-Boo" 


Tiny Bradshaw "The Train Kept a Rollin'" 


Joe Turner "Flip Flop and Fly" 


Bonnie Edwards and The Practical Cats "Mr. Zoot Suit"


The Atomic Fireballs "Swing Sweet Pussycat" 


The Brian Setzer Orchestra "The Dirty Boogie" 


Squirrel Nut Zippers "I've Found a New Baby" 

Apr 2019

Jump Blues & Bliss



Len Barry "123" 


The Precisions "If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)"


Viola Willis "I Got Love" 


The Adelians "Nothing Without You" 






Rosetta Hightower "Big Bird" 


Wilson Pickett "Ninety-Nine and One-Half (Won't Do)" 


The Velvelettes "He Was Really Sayin' Somethin'" 


Big "T" Tyler "King Kong" 






Something Weird "Is It On Is It Off" 


The Five Keys "She's the Most" 


Nappy Brown "Piddily Patter Patter" 


Clyde McPhatter "Deep Sea Ball" 


The Ivy Three "Yogi" 






Bill Haley & His Comets "Rip It Up" 


Ronnie Dee "Action Packed" 


The Silhouettes "Bing Bong" 


Norman Fox & The Rob Roys "Tell Me Why" 


The Gaylords "Ma Ma Ma Marie"


Cookie and the Cupcakes "Mathilda" 


Etta James "If I Can't Have You (feat. Harvey Fuqua)"







The Boys In The Band "Pain" 


Si Cranstoun "Dynamo" 


Dana Gillespie "A Lotta What You Got" 


Tommy Ridgley "Jam Up" 


The Clovers "Your Cash Ain't Nothin' But Trash" 







Wynonie Harris "Lovin Machine" 


The Chanters "Row Your Boat" 


LaVern Baker "Whipper Snapper"


Amos Milburn "Down The Road Apiece" 







Gene Vincent "Darlene" 


Link Wray & The Wraymen 


The Crowns "Possibility" 


The Coasters "Charlie Brown" 


Tommy Steele "Give! Give! Give!" 







Louis Prima & Keely Smith "Oooh-Dahdily-Dah" 


John Kirby "Get Hot Or Go Home" 


Jimmy Lloyd "I Got a Rocket In My Pocket"


Boyd Bennett "You Upset Me Baby" 


Koko Taylor "Sure Had a Wonderful Time Last Night" 







Ruth Brown "Wild Wild Wild Young Men" 


Helen Humes "Real Fine Daddy"


Roy Milton "Big Fat Mama"


T-Bone Walker "Teenage Baby" 








Jimmy McCracklin "She Felt Too Good" 

Nov 2018

Shut your piehole! It’s the American Century!


Good afternoon all you fartknockers.
Enzo here sittin’ in for our dear son of a biscuit eater, George.
Nerts, you say?
Bull snot!
I don’t give a fiddle faddle!
You crud muffins will just have to suck eggs, dad gummit!


Bix Beiderbecke & Frankie Trumbauer “Singin' the blues” from Hot & Cool Jazz
Sydney Bechet and Art Hodes Hot Five “Memphis Blues” from Visions of Jazz
Johnny Dodds “Melancholy (04-22-27)” from Complete Jazz Series 1927
Arthur Rosebury & His Kit Cat Dance Band “Let's do it” from 50 Jazz Essentials



The Three Deuces Musicians “You Gotta See Mama Every Night” from Jazz/Some Beginnings - 1913-1926
The Mills Brothers “Money in My Pockets” from Money in My Pockets
Bunk Johnson “Tishamingo Blues” from Tishamingo Blues
Mildred Bailey and Her Swing Band “When Day Is Done (Remastered)” from Mildred Bailey (Doxy Collection Restored Remastered) (2001)



Billie Holiday “What a Little Moonlight Can do” from What a Little Moonlight Can do
Artie Shaw & Artie Shaw and His Orchestra “Temptation” from Jazz Moods - Hot: Artie Shaw (1972)
Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra “Mary had a little lamb” from Mary had a little lamb
Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five & Butterbeans & Susie “He Likes It Slow” from The Complete Hot Five & Hot Seven Recordings (1988)



Cab Calloway “Hotcha Razz-Ma-Tazz” from Are you Hep To The Jive
Ella Fitzgerald “When I Get Low I Get High (feat. Chick Webb and His Orchestra)” from The Early Years - Part 1 (1935-1938) [feat. Chick Webb and His Orchestra] (1992)
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra “When Buddha Smiles” from The Birth of Swing (1935-1936) (1991)
Louis Armstrong “You Don't Learn That In School” from Louis Armstrong: Complete RCA Victor Recordings (Remastered) (1990)
Roy Eldridge Sextet “school days” from The Golden Years of Jazz (1951 20 Hits)



Jimmy Lunceford & His Orchestra “Tain't What You Do” from Lunceford Special
Louis Jordan “Early In the Mornin'” from The Best of Louis Jordan (1975)
Carmen Miranda “South America Way” from The Platinum Collection - Carmen Miranda
Louis Prima & Sam Butera “There'll Be No Next Time” from Capitol Collectors Series: Louis Prima (1959)



Big Mama Thornton “Hound Dog” from Hound Dog: The Peacock Recordings (1990)
Amos Milbourne “Honey Drippin' Daddy” from Honey Drippin' Daddy
The Coasters “Shoppin' for Clothes” from Only In America: Atlantic Soul Classics (2007)
Chick Webb and His Orchestra with Ella Fitzgerald “Petootie Pie” from Chick Webb and His Orchestra featuring Ella Fitzgerald (1981)


Dirty Dozen Brass Band “Night Train” from Live: Mardi Gras in Montreux (1986)
Big Joe Turner “Honey Hush” from Big, Bad & Blue
Tommy Ridgley “Jam Up” from Greatest R&B Hits of 1954, Vol. 4
The Blasters “Roll 'em Pete” from The Blasters Collection (1991)



Dean Martin “Ain't that a Kick in the Head” from A Bronx Tale (Music from the Motion Picture)
Mel Torme “Too Darn Hot (feat. The Marty Paich Orchestra)” from I Get a Kick Out of You - The Cole Porter Songbook (Vol. II) (1960)
Annie Ross Quartet “Twisted” from Twisted
Woody Herman and His Orchestra “Lemon Drop” from Early Autumn (1959)
Joe Jackson “Jack Your Dead” from Jumpin' Jive (Remastered 1999)



Slim and Slam “The Flat Foot Floogee” from 1938-1939


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