Monday, December 11, 2017

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-11-17


We have more Christmas tunes sprinkled in the mix including a NEW track from Joel Paterson!  We also have interview snippets with Billy Burnette talking about his "Hey Daddy" release when he was 7 years old (backed by Ricky Nelson's band) and with Norbert Putnam talking about recording "Merry Christmas Baby" with Elvis and him famously saying "wake up, Put" toward the end of the recording.  Plus, we spin "Pretty Paper" by the recently released project by Roy Orbison & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.  And...we hear John Fogerty pay tribute to his late friend Tom Petty, Road Kings cover John Fogerty, Jerry Lee Lewis (with John Fogerty) cover Creedence, new tracks from the Highjivers, Los High Tops with Chantilly Lace Vincent, Elvis covers from Jake Calypso, Dean Z and Carl Bradychok and more!!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

John Lindberg Trio- "Stuck With The Sleigh"
Straight Eights- "Merry, Merry Christmas"
The Highjivers- "Knee High & Risin'"
Scotty Baker- "Last Hurrah"
Los High Tops with Chantilly Lace Vincent- "Hot Rod Mama"
Billy Burnette on "Hey Daddy"
Billy Burnette- "Hey Daddy (I'm Gonna Tell Santa On You)" (listed as "Billy Beau")
Joel Paterson- "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus"
Road Kings- "Travelin' Band"
John Fogerty- "I Won't Back Down" (live in Las Vegas)
Jerry Lee Lewis with John Fogerty- "Bad Moon Rising"
Brian Setzer Orchestra- "Here Comes Santa Claus"
Roy Orbison with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra- "Pretty Paper"
Jake Calypso- "Flaming Star"
Carl Bradychok- "I'm Coming Home"
Dean Z- "Just Because"
Norbert Putnam on playing on "Merry Christmas Baby" with Elvis in the studio
Elvis Presley- "Merry Christmas Baby"

Outro Music Bed: Los Straitjackets- "Let It Snow"

Monday, December 4, 2017

New tunes, Connor Rocket reviews JD, Christmas rockers and more! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 12-04-17


We get new tracks from Cousin Harley and Don Diego Trio this week. Plus, Connor Rocket returns to give a 60 second album review of JD McPherson along with a new track from that release as well.  We also get Christmas rockers from Hillbilly Casino, The Mavericks, Dwight Yoakam, Carolyn Sills Combo, Buck Owens, Danny B. Harvey & Annie Marie Lewis, Cash O'Riley, The Rayford Brothers and lots more.  

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Hillbilly Casino- "Holly Jolly Christmas"
The Mavericks- "Blue Christmas"
Cousin Harley- "Deep South"
Levi Dexter- "Honey Bun"
Lance Lipinsky & The Lovers- "Paper Ring"
Buck Owens- "Christmas Shopping"
Dwight Yoakam- "Run Rudolph Run"
Ollie Vee- "One More Trick"
Kim Lenz & Her Jaguars- "Speed Limit"
Robert Gordon- "Lucille"
Cash O'Riley- "Broken-Hearted Christmas"
The Rayford Brothers- "Christmas Pretty Baby"
Connor Rocket 60 Second Album Review- JD McPherson
JD McPherson- "Desperate Love"
The Lincolns- "Doggone Lonesome"
The Everly Brothers- "Since You Broke My Heart"
Caroly Sills Combo- "Ghost Reindeer In The Sky"
Danny B. Harvey & Annie Marie Lewis- "Silent Night"
Don Diego Trio- "Rolling Wheel"
Eddie Cochran- "C'mon Everybody" (live)

Outro Music Bed:  James Wilsey- "The Rattler"


Tuesday, November 28, 2017

JD McPherson- "Style (Is A Losing Game)" music video

Photo credit: Jo Chattman

Check out the music video for "Style (Is A Losing Game)" by JD McPherson from his Undivided Heart & Soul release on New West Records!


Monday, November 27, 2017

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 11-27-17/ Christmas block and more!


Later in the show, we get our first block of Christmas tunes for the holiday season with a NEW track from Elvis with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Dale Watson, Southern Culture On The Skids and Brian Setzer Orchestra.  Plus, we hear NEW tunes from Preston James, The Wolverhinos, A.J. & The Rockin' Trio, our instru-Mental Breakdown, a tribute to the late Jimmy Beaumont of The Skyliners and lots more on this week's Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour!  

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Jack Scott- "Leroy"
The Wolverhinos- "Love Runs Out"
Preston James- "Macon"
Dave Edmunds- "Stay With Me Tonight"
The Mee Kats- "Rockola Ruby"
Little Richard- "Long Tall Sally"
A.J. & The Rockin' Trio- "Can't Take It Anymore"
The Skyliners/ Jimmy Beaumont
(bottom left)
Johnny Burnette- "Bigger Man"

instru-Mental Breakdown
Cliff Callup & The Four C's- "Be-Bop-A-Lula"
Dusty Dave & The Heart Attacks- "Rocker"

The Malpass Brothers- "Railroad Man"
The Cactus Blossoms- "Change Your Ways Or Die"
The Skyliners- "Since I Don't Have You"
Vince & The Sun Boppers- "Real Gone Papa"
Cherry Divine- "Mean Evil Woman"

Dale Watson- "Hot Texas Christmas Day"
Southern Culture On The Skids- "Silver Bells"
Brian Setzer Orchestra- "Dig That Crazy Santa Claus"
Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra- "Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me)"

Outro Music Bed: Los Straitjackets- "Deck The Halls"