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Program Information
Backbeat
Music
Lorne VanSinclair
 Lorne VanSinclair  Contact Contributor
Feb. 18, 2024, midnight
This week we'll hear records by a jazz guy with no hair, a pianist with a lot of hair, the Soul Stirrers with their original lead singer (and Sam Cooke's mentor), Brad Strang shows off his vintage tricone National Steel guitar and one of the most successful rock 'n' roll songwriters ever makes a rare vocal appearance.
Artist - Title Year
Sister Rosetta Tharpe - All Over This World 1942
Merl Lindsay - Mop Rag Boogie 1950
The Davis Sisters - Rag Mop 1953
Louis Prima - Paper Doll 1954
Otis Blackwell - Daddy Rollin' Stone 1952
The Stanley Brothers - The Fields Have Turned Brown 1949
The Soul Stirrers Featuring R.H. Harris - My Loved Ones Are Waiting For Me (Waiting and Watching) 1950
Eddie 'Cleanhead' Vinson - Shavetail 1947
Professor Longhair - Between the Night and Day (In the Wee Wee Hours) 1950
The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom 1967
Mahalia Jackson - What Could I Do 1948
Carl Story & The Rambling Mountaineers - My Lords Keeps a Record 1948
Jerry Irby - Drivin' Nails In My Coffin 1945
Brad Strang - Nickle of Wine 2024
Little Willie John - Need Your Love So Bad 1955
Allen Toussaint - Whirlaway 1958
The Hornets - Lonesome Baby 1953
Janis Martin - Good Love 1958
Meredith Howard & Maxwell Davis and His Orchestra - Goodbye 1949
Bill Doggett - The Madison

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