Options Surface Noise with Joe McGasko: Playlist from May 26, 2009 Options

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Options May 26, 2009: 78: Cabbage

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments
Texas Jim Robertson and The Panhandle Punchers  Seven Women in One   Options   RCA-Victor  1947  78   
Tex Williams and His Western Caravan  Never Trust a Woman   Options Vintage Collections  Capitol Nashville  1996  CD  Recorded 1947; Written by Jenny Lou Carson! 
The Happiness Boys  Wimmin' AAAH!   Options The Happiness Boys: Billy Jones and Ernest Hare  Crystal Stream Audio  1999  CD-R  Recorded 1926 
Cliff Edwards  Insufficient Sweetie   Options I'm A Bear In A Lady's Boudoir  Yazoo  1975  LP  Recorded 1924 
The Virginians  She Wouldn't Do What I Asked Her To   Options   Victor  1924  78  Featuring Billy Murray on vocals 
 
Lil' Johnson  Stavin' Chain (That Rockin' Swing)   Options Copulatin' Blues Volume One  Stash  1976  LP  Recorded 1937 
Lucille Bogan  Coffee Grinder Blues   Options Oh, Run Into Me, But Don't Hurt Me! Female Blues Singers Rarities 1923-1930  Sub Rosa  2008  CD  Recorded 1929 
Rosa Henderson  Gay Catin' Daddy   Options   Pathe  1927  78  Title is correct; pronounced "cattin'" 
Mary Dixon  You Can't Sleep in My Bed   Options Mean Mothers-Independent Women's Blues, Volume 1  Rosetta  1980  LP  Recorded 1929 
Maggie Jones  Anybody Here Want to Try My Cabbage?   Options Them Dirty Blues  Jass  1987  LP  Recorded 1924 
Coot Grant and Kid Wilson  Come On Coot Do That Thing   Options       MP3  Recorded 1926 or so 
State Street Swingers  Don't Tear My Clothes No. 2   Options Copulation Blues: Hot and Sexy 1926-1940  Trikont  2000  CD  Recorded 1937; Vocal by Mary Mack 
Bessie Smith  Take It Right Back (Cause I Don't Want It Here)   Options The Complete Recordings Volume 4  Columbia Legacy  1993  CD  Recorded 1929 
 
Unknown Cantonese Duet  Unknown Title   Options   Victor  ca. 1912  78   
Guangzhou Cantonese Opera Troupe  The Crow Flies Back to the Forest   Options Victrola Favorites: Artifacts from Bygone Days  Dust to Digital  2008  CD  Recorded 1940s 
Lui Tian Yi  Fang Zhi Mang   Options     ca. 1940  MP3  Download here. 
Wei Chung Loh  Parting At Yang Kwan   Options The Secret Museum of Mankind Vol. 3: Ethnic Music Classics 1925-1948  Yazoo  1996  CD  Recorded 1939 

Listener comments!

  Tue. 5/26/09 7:16pm listening john:

Hey Joe! How's tricks? Nice sounds.
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:20pm Joe:

Hey, John! Welcome, and thanks!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:25pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

GREAT Blues Joe some Bessie please !!!!!!!!!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:26pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

GREAT Blues Joe some Bessie please !!!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:27pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

... cloudy hazy here in Brooklyn got my Vodka and cranberry so sweet yet bitter wanna hear Bessie !!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:28pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

.. sing it MARY !!!!!!!!!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:30pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

sing it Maggie !!!! yaaaaaaaaaa
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:30pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

.... cabbage so sweet and yet sour ....
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:30pm Joe:

Hey, Tom--I'll see what I can do to get some Bessie on for you!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:32pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Joe coooool love your set don't matter what you play surprise me !! Bessie or NOT great set !!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:34pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Your show and Mac I love it !!! makes feel good radio all the time !!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:38pm Julie B:

wow this stuff is DIRTY!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:40pm Joe:

All in the mind of the listener, Julie! ;)
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:40pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Ty Joe !!!!!!!!!! good ,one !!!!!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:42pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

... TAKE it RIGHT BACK to the Place that where you got it I'm gonna take the broom and sweep it right out of here !!!!!!!!!! (Claps) !!! Bessie !!!!!!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:43pm Julie B:

you're right,I better swab that thing down!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:44pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Julie ! keep it right here on WFMU :) < big smile!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:46pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Loved it JOE !!!! ty much !!! great set !!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:48pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

I loved also Madame XD on rob's show she was awesome ...!!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:49pm Joe:

Thanks, Tom and Julie! Glad you liked the set!
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:50pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

I sure did Joe and I'm still enjoying it now !
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:52pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

there's something about 78 records the "harmonics " and the total sound of it all puts you right there at the performance at that time ......
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:53pm frenchee:

love that wackee chinese opera stuff, Joe. Superb.
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:56pm Joe:

Thanks, Frenchee! Maybe I'll do a whole show of it sometime.
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:57pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

Joe your show is great ty ty
  Tue. 5/26/09 7:58pm Tom ( The Bactrian Support Network ):

I love the scratchy sounds ...
  Wed. 5/27/09 11:37am Mark:

If you can send me the label pictures of those Chinese records, maybe I can help you to identify those records.
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