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Roots and Rhythms
Wednesday May 11th, 2016 with Renny
Fowl Play: The Chicken Rhythm

The humble chicken has provided inspiration to generations of musicians. These songs are just the tip of the iceberg.
Chicken Rhythm (Verve, '51)
Slim Gaillard & His Southern Fried Orchestra - Chicken Rhythm - Official Record Company
Chicken Ain't Nothin' But A Bird (OKeh, '40)
Cab Calloway Orchestra - Are You Hep To The Jive? - Columbia Legacy - Sony Music Entertainment
The Chicken And The Hawk (Up, Up And Away) (Atlantic, '55)
Big Joe Turner - Rocks In My Bed - Membran Music
Chicken Shack Boogie (Aladdin, '48)
Amos Milburn - Rockin' & Drinkin' - Jasmine Records
Chicken Shack Boogie (OKeh, '49)
The Five Scamps - The OKeh Rhythm &Blues Story (1949 - 1957) - epicOKeh Legacy - Sony Music Entertainment
Little Red Rooster (?, '??)
Margie Day - I'm A Bad, Bad Girl - Seven Dozen Dusky Divas Vol. 2 - Indigo Music
The Greasy Chicken (Fortune, '55)
Andre "Mr. Rhythm" Williams - Mr. Rhythm - Regency Records
The Chicken (Flip, Sun, '56)
Rosco Gordon - Red Hot - The Best Of Sun Blues - Halllmark Records
The Chicken (?,'??)
Ronnie Dawson - Rockin' Bones - No Hit Records
Muddy Coffee
Ronnie Dawson - Rockin' Bones - No Hit Records
Chicken Walk (Air, ??)
Hasil Adkins - Out To Hunch - Norton Records
Chicken Bop (Starday, '56)
Truitt Forse - Rockabilly Shakeout - Ace Records
My Big Fat Baby (?, '??)
Sonny Hall & The Echoes - Rockabilly Shakeout - Ace Record
Cluck Old Hen (Brunswick, '27)
The Hill Billies - Music From The Lost Provinces - Old Hat Records
Cluck Old Hen (Sugar Hill, '97)
Bad Livers - Hogs On The Highway - Sugar Hill Records
Stay Away From My Chicken House (American Record Corporation, '29)
Gene Autry - Blues Singer 1929-31 "Booger Rooger Saturday Nite" - Columbia Legacy - Sony Music Entertainment
Shanghai Rooster Yodel (Conqueror, '31)
Cliff Carlisle - A Country Legacy 1930-39 - JSP Records
The Old Hen She Cackled (Library Of Congress)
W.M. Stepp & Mae Puckett - Music From Kentucky: Rural American Classics 1927-37 - Yazoo Records
Chicken Reel Stomp (possibly Bluebird)
The Tune Wranglers - The Western Swing: Doughboys, Playboys & Cowboys - Playboy Stomp - Proper Records
Chicken Reel 9/, early Fifties)
Les Paul - Swing West Vol. 2 - Gutar Slingers - Razor & Tie
The Chicken (King, '6?)
James Brown - Soul Pride: The Instrumentals 1960-69 - Polygram Records
Interactive CKCU
Renny Godier (host)
cluck cluck cluck

8:03 PM, May 11th, 2016
Dave Aardvark (host)

8:09 PM, May 11th, 2016
Renny Godier (host)
Apologies for the two non-chicken tracks folks. One of the CD players quit on me. I promise another ALL chicken show in the future.

11:27 AM, May 12th, 2016
Renny Godier (host)
And a special THANKS to Ron, from In A Mellow Tone, for his help in the studio.

1:46 PM, May 12th, 2016
paul sheridan
the greeeeasy chicken!

8:35 PM, May 18th, 2016