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Roots and Rhythms

Roots and Rhythms
Wednesday August 3rd, 2016 with Renny
Summer Soul Dance Party

The Sixties was a time of great soul and great dances. Tonight we explore Soul songs about dances. Learn the Stroke, the Cool Jerk, the Mashed Potatoes, the Dog and more.
Going To A Go-Go ('65)
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Anthology - Motown Records
Meet Me At The Twistin' Place ('62, SAR)
Johnnie Morisette - Sam Cooke's SAR Records Story - ABKCO Records
The Canadian Twist ('63)
Sammy Ambrose & The Afro-Beats - single - West Side Records/CMI
Soul Dance Number Three ('67)
Wilson Pickett - Greatest Hits - Atlantic Records
Shake ('65. Volt/Atlantic)
Otis Redding - Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul - Atlantic Records
Tighten Up ('68)
Archie Bell & The Drells - Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974 - Atlantic Records
Cool Jerk ('68)
The Capitols - Beg, Scream & Shout: The Big Ol' Box Of 60s Soul - Rhino Records
The Stroke ('67)
Andre "Mr. Rhythm" Williams - single - Chess Records
Land Of A 1000 Dances ('63, Instant/Atlantic)
Chris Kenner - Atlantic Rhythm & Blues '47-'74 - Atlantic Records
(Do The) Mashed Potatoes, Pt. 1 ('60, Dade/Atlantic)
Nat Kendricks & The Swans - Star Time - Polygram Records
The Dog ('63, Stax/Atlantic)
Rufus Thomas - Walking The Dog - Atlantic Records
Come On Do The Jerk ('64)
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Anthology - Motown Records
Shake A Tail Feather ('63, One-DERFUL!)
The Five Du-Tones - Beg, Scream & Shout: The Big Ol' Box Of 60s Soul - Rhino Records
The Roach (Dance) ('61, label unlisted)
Gene & Wendell - Hairspray - MCA Records
The Wobble ('63, SAR)
L.C. Cooke - Sam Cooke's SAR Records Story - ABKCO Records
Foot Stompin' ('62, Antler)
The Flares - Hairspray - MCA Records
Mickey's Monkey ('63)
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Anthology - Motown Records
Pull, Wiggle And Kick (unknown date and label)
The Exciting Sparklers - Show Me What You Got - Candy Records
Harlem Shuffle ('63, Marc Records)
Bob & Earl - Beg, Scream & Shout: The Big Ol' Box Of 60s Soul - Rhino Records
Twine Time ('65, Mar-V-Lus)
Alvin Cash & The Crawlers - Sweet Soul Music 1965 - Bear Family Records
Interactive CKCU
Renny Godier (host)
If you're gonna sweat you might as well dance.

8:02 PM, August 3rd, 2016
Sonia
Indeed, I danced. Great show!

10:14 PM, August 3rd, 2016
Renny Godier (host)
Land of 20 dances.

10:50 AM, August 4th, 2016