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Roots and Rhythms

Roots and Rhythms
Wednesday July 19th, 2017 with Retro Renny
CRAZY RHYTHM COVERS - Montreal's swing-a-billy group, the CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES, delved into old & obscure Jazz, Western Swing, Country Music & Blues. Hear the original songs that inspired this band & hear the Crazy Rhythm Daddies' inspirational covers.

Crazy Rhythm Covers - The bluegrass, western swing & jazz roots of the Crazy Rhythm Daddies. This episode features the music of the Prairie Ramblers, Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys, Woody Guthrie, Lefty Frizzell and more. Part of the Roots & Rhythms sesquicentennial summer celebration: "In The Key Of Eh!"
Deep Elem Blues
PRAIRIE RAMBLERS - White Country Blues: A Lighter Shade Of Blue 1926 – 1938 - ’35 Conqueror Records/’93 Columbia Legacy/Sony Music Entertainment
Deep Ellum Blues
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
It's Raining Here This Morning
GRANDPA JONES - Bluegrass Bonanza: Early Bluegrass 1944-50 - ’44 King Records/’01 Proper Records
It's Rainin' Here This Morning
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
She's Gone, Gone, Gone
LEFTY FRIZZELL - The Best Of Lefty Frizzell - ’65 Columbia/’91 Rhino/Sony Music Entertainment
She's Gone, Gone, Gone
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Crawdad Song
WOODY GUTHRIE with SONNY TERRY & CISCO HOUSTON - Muleskinner Blues: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 2 - ’44 unreleased/’97 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Crawdad Song
JERRY LEE LEWIS - The Sun Records Story: Good Rockin’ Daddies - ’56 unissued, Sun Records/’95 Charly Records
Crawdad
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Bring It On Down To My House Honey
DERWOOD BROWN & HIS MUSICAL BROWNIES - Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies – Daddy Of Western Swing: Keep A Knockin’ - ’37 Decca Records/’03 Proper Records
Bring It On Down To My House Honey
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Everybody's Truckin' (live)
MODERN MOUNTAINEERS - Hillbilly Fever: Legends Of Western Swing - ’37 live radio broadcast/’95 Rhino Records
Everybody's Trucking
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Get With It
BOB WILLS & HIS TEXAS PLAYBOYS - Take Me Back To Tulsa: Get With It - ’35 Brunswick Records/’05 Proper Records
Who Walks In When I Walk Out
BOB WILLS & HIS TEXAS PLAYBOYS - Doughboys, Playboys And Cowboys – The Golden Years Of Western Swing: Eyes Of Texas - ’35 Brunswick Records /’99 Proper Records
Get With It
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Who Walks In When I Walk Out
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
One Is Never Too Old To Swing
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
Killin' Jive
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
I apologize, my The Cats & The Fiddle disc wouldn't play, so I was unable to play the original versions of 'One Is Never Too Old To Swing' and 'Killing Jive' (both songs were recorded for the Bluebird label, in 1940 and 1939 respectively). I promise I will play them....one day. Perhaps a swing/black vocal group episode.

The next song is an original composition by the Crazy Rhythm Daddies.....Hey, I had to fit a boogie in somewhere!
Crazy Rhythm Boogie
CRAZY RHYTHM DADDIES - Crazy Rhythm Daddies! - '96 Igloo Records Canadian
If anyone has the Crazy Rhythm Daddies 2007 release "How 'Bout It" I'd be very interested in either buying it or trading some records for it. If not please keep an eye out for it for me & let me know.
Interactive CKCU
Renny G (host)
Going back further, digging deeper into the Thirties. Please let me know if you like the show, hate the show, comments, criticisms and compliments.

12:49 PM, July 19th, 2017
Renny G (host)
What! No Swing-a-billy fans?

8:19 PM, July 19th, 2017
Renny G (host)
No Western Swing fans?

8:35 PM, July 19th, 2017
Renny G (host)
I'm going to develop a complex....

8:42 PM, July 19th, 2017
sharon
Im listening from Caledonia Ontario. I guess the genre is new to me. i prefer the originals over the Crazy rhythm Daddies covers. Please dont develop a complex! lol

8:55 PM, July 19th, 2017
kevo
im diggin it Renny...was late to tuning in

8:56 PM, July 19th, 2017
Renny G (host)
Yeah, the originals always tend to be better.

10:09 PM, July 19th, 2017
Renny G (host)
Thanks for tuning in kevo and sharon. It's always nice to know that someone is listening.

10:29 PM, July 19th, 2017
cowboy bob
Loved it. I remember seeing the CRD opening for Ray Condo.

11:41 PM, July 19th, 2017