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Roots and Rhythms

Roots and Rhythms
Wednesday June 14th, 2017 with Retro Renny
Will the real Charles Calhoun please stand up. The music of Jesse Stone a.k.a. Charles Calhoun: singer, pianist, band leader, music publisher, arranger, writer of Swing, R&B & Rock & Roll.

Rock of Ages - Jesse Stone a.k.a. Charles Calhoun: musician, songwriter, arranger, music publisher, a man whose career spanned six decades. Jesse Stone wrote songs for such luminaries as Ruth Brown, Big Joe Turner, Ray Charles, Lavern Baker, The Drifters, The Clovers, The Cardinals, The Cookies and many others.
Hey, Sister Lucy (What Makes Your Lips So Juicy)
JESSE STONE & HIS BAND - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1947 RCA-Victor Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Mister Jelly Fingers
JESSE STONE & HIS BAND - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1948 RCA-Victor Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Sneaky Pete
JESSE STONE & HIS BAND - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1948 RCA-Victor Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Cole Slaw
FRANK “FLOORSHOW” CULLEY - The Big Horn: Honkin' & Screamin' Saxophone - Boogie's The Thing - 1949 Atlantic Records/2003 Proper Records
Cole Slaw (Sorghum Switch)
JESSE STONE & HIS BAND - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1949 RCA-Victor Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Wine-O-Wine
WILLIS "GATOR TAIL" JACKSON - The Big Horn: Honkin' & Screamin' Saxophone - More Bounce To The Ounce - 1952 Atlantic Records/2003 Bear Family Records
Money Honey
CLYDE MCPHATTER & THE DRIFTERS - Atlantic Rhythm & Blues: 1947-1974 - 1953 Atlantic Records/1985 Atlantic Records
Your Cash Ain’t Nothin’ But Trash
BIG JOHN & THE BUZZARDS - OKeh Rhythm & Blues 1949-1957 - 1954 OKeh Records/1991 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Shake, Rattle & Roll
BIG JOE TURNER - Rocks In My Bed - 1954 Atlantic Records/2005 Membran Music
Don’t Let Go (Hold Me, Hold Me, Hold Me)
THE COOKIES - The Aladdin Records Story - 1954 Lamp Records/1994 EMI Records
Runaway
JESSE STONE - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1954 Atlantic Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Smack Dab In The Middle
THE CHARLIE CALHOUN ORCHESTRA - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1955 MGM Records/1996 Bear Family Records
(I Don't Know) Why The Car Wont Go
THE CHARLIE CALHOUN ORCHESTRA - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1955 MGM Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Night Life
JESSE STONE & HIS HOUSEROCKERS - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1955 ATCO Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Jamboree
CHARLES CALHOUN - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1956 Groove Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Hey Tiger
CHUCK CALHOUN & THE ATLANTIC ALL STARS - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1956 Atlantic Records/1996 Bear Family Records
Juanita
CHUCK WILLIS - Stroll On: The Chuck Willis Collection - 1956 Atlantic Records/1994 Razor & Tie Music
Don't Let Go
JERRY LEE LEWIS - A Half Century Of Hits: Rockin' My Life Away - 1979 Mercury Records/2006 Time Life/Universal Music/Rhino Records
Tadpole Wiggle
THE STONE CRUSHERS - Jesse Stone alias Charles ‘Chuck’ Calhoun - 1958 RCA-Victor Records/1996 Bear Family Records
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8:07 PM, June 14th, 2017
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Wow! Nothin'?

8:55 PM, June 14th, 2017
Daragh
Listening to recorded show on Friday morning at work - Music to mark math to! Started singing along with Money Honey and Your Cash Ain't Nothin' but Trash!

1:04 PM, June 16th, 2017