DJ Oscar presents Oldtime Songs Go On The Town

Here’s something unique that I spotted today over at King Megatrip’s space. It’s a mixture of stompers, flappers, jazzers and panhandlers that were the risque, progressive musicians of their era. All selected by DJ Oscar.
Play it to yer Dad!

Phil Harris – Play a simple melody
Ray Noble & his Orchestra – My hat’s on the wrong side of my head
King Oliver – Shake it and break it
Fats Waller – The Sheik of Araby
Bessie Smith – Gimme a pigfoot (Gimme a reefer)
Geechie Wiley & Elvie Thomas – Skinny leg blues
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra – Blue prelude
Blanche Calloway – Growlin’ Dan
Cab Calloway – The ghost of Smokey Joe
The Jungle Band – Jungle mama
Xavier Cugat & his Orchestra – Walter Winchell Rhumba
Ray McKinley & his Orchestra – Civilization (Bongo bongo bongo)
Ernest Hare & Billy Jones – That certain party
Chas Creath’s Jazz-o-maniacs – King Porter’s stomp
Fats Waller – Reefer song
Jack Sheedy’s Dixieland Jazz Band – Gambler’s blues
Bessie Smith – ‘t Ain’ nobody’s bizness if I do
Reverend Gary Davis – Candyman
Al Bowly – Kleine maat (little pal)
Ray Noble & his Orchestra – Midnight, the stars and you

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